Most of last season`s squad have opted to remain with Hallmark Security League Premier Division club Congleton Town for the coming season
Three of last season’s squad have moved on, however.
Aussie goalkeeper Dominic Kurasik, formerly with Stoke City, has signed for Sky Ben Championship side Brentford and striker Scott McGowan and midfielder Rick Bailey have signed for 1874 Northwich.
Four of last season’s squad have signed contracts with the Bears – captain Scott Sephton and defenders Kieran Kenny, Nathan Haynes and Lee Jackson.
Other players who have been retained include strikers Mike Koral and Brian Matthews along with mid-fielders James Blair and Ian Willis.
Andy Alston has appointed former Bear Tom Baker as his assistant for the coming season.
Baker played in the 2005/06 and 2006/07 seasons, making eighty appearances and scoring 2 goals.