Nickname - The Brewers
Founded - 1892 (as John Smith's)
Ground - The Park, Tadcaster, North Yorkshire (Capacity: 1500 (150 seats)
The club was formed in 1892 as John Smith's Football Club, the founders
took this name as the location of their ground in Tadcaster is situated behind
the John Smith's brewery. They have very old roots in the York Football League, records show that they played in it prior to 1909.
In the 1909–10 season John Smith's gained promotion from the old York League Division Two (today's equivalent is now called Division One) into the top level
The club came into problems in the early 1920s, but in 1923 came back under the new name of Tadcaster Albion. The league committee placed them in the second-level division of the York League, which they won that season and were promoted.
By 1926–27, Tadcaster were back under the John Smith's name and were playing
Tadcaster joined the Yorkshire League Division Three in 1973–74. During their second season in the league, they were promoted to the Yorkshire League Division two, narrowly missing out on the runner-up spot on goal average.
The goal difference tables would be turned in favour of Albion during the 1976–77 season, when they were promoted to the Yorkshire League Division One on goal average. They had a very good cup run during the 1977–78 season, they reached the 5th round of the FA Vase. Relegations followed in 1979 and again in 1980.
Northern Counties East League.
In 1982–83 they became a founding member of the Northern Counties East League, they remained in Northern Counties East Football League Division One for fifteen seasons. In 2009–10 they won the Northern Counties East Football League Division One League title. In 2010–11, they finished 4th in the Northern Counties East Football League Premier Division and won the NCEL President's Cup beating Farsley AFC 5–1 in the final.
Finished 8th in the NCEL Premier with 67 points from 38 games.
Finished 6th in the NCEL Premier with 77 points from 42 games.
In the autumn, they lead the NCEL Premier for the first time in their history, eventually finishing 3rd after having 4 points deducted for fielding an ineligible player. They achieved their highest number of points in the NCEL with 93 points from 44 games. They also scored a record number of league goals for a season (116).