Leicestershire Senior League

Leicestershire Senior League 1978/79

Newly promoted Shepshed Charterhouse are champions.


WinnersRunners Up
Division OneShepshed CharterhouseAnstey Nomads
Division TwoIbstock Penistone RoversQuorn
League CupAnstey NomadsShepshed Charterhouse

Before the start of the season the following teams moved to the league:

From the Leicester & District Football League

Narborough & Littlethorpe and Rolls-Royce Mountsorrel.

Wigston Town was formed by the merger of Midland Athletic (Leicestershire Senior League) and Wigston Council Old Boys (Leicester & District League). They took the place of Midland Athletic in Division Two.

Division One

1Shepshed Charterhouse30215464154947
2Anstey Nomads30179463184543
3Friar Lane Old Boys30176757273040
4Oadby Town301411558372139
5Hinckley Town30174959372238
7Wigston Fields30121083031-134
9Newfoundpool WMC30118114242030
10Enderby Town Reserves30109113336-329
11Melton Town30115143140-927
12Birstall United3078153441-722
14Lutterworth Town3067173563-2819
15Earl Shilton AlbionR3037202665-3913
16Corby Town ReservesR3025232891-639

Division Two

1Ibstock Penistone Rovers28188250222844
3Whetstone Athletic28158541251638
4Houghton Rangers28156743311236
5Rolls-Royce Mountsorrel281351057441331
6Syston St. Peter’s28118942281430
7Wigston Town281010841301130
8Victoria YMCA281161144341028
9Harborough Town Imperial281071148381027
10Narborough & Littlethorpe28107114148-727
11Sileby Town2878134556-1122
12Thurmaston PWMC2885153747-1021
13Barwell Athletic2869133151-2021
14Dainite Sports2857163571-3617
15Barrow Old Boys2817202181-609
  • Wellington Victoria resigned from the league during the season.