Strathmore Silverbacks are flying the flag for Scotland as the Challenge Cup gets underway

FORFAR is probably best known for its bridies, a steak-and-pastry snack said to have originated in the Scottish town in the middle of the 19th Century. Now Rugby League converts Stuart Gray and Dave Vernon, a player development coach for Scotland’s governing body, are aiming to give the game’s oldest amateur side food for thought in the first round of…

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Three England stars named in World XIII

After six weeks of stand-out performances for England in the World Cup, the veteran prop James Graham has been named in the World XIII for the ninth time, surpassing Martin Offiah’s record of eight appearances for a British player. The 32-year-old first appeared in the mythical side in 2008 and has only missed out on selection in one subsequent year.…

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9. Slight Detour on the Road to Hell

Apologies from the mysterious hacker known only as Spotty Derek. There’s been no correspondence between Crispin St Claire and Nigel Wood for him to “liberate” this month as apparently Crispin’s been too busy. The following article from Oi You magazine (the South Atlantic’s slightly more aggressive answer to Hello magazine) might explain why. SLIGHT DETOUR ON THE ROAD TO HELL…

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Rugby League World – What’s inside the new issue?

The brand new September 2017 issue of Rugby League World magazine (number 437) is out today. Editor John Drake explains what’s inside and why it’s an unmissable read for all Rugby League fans, no matter which club they support or what level of the sport they are interested in. “We’re reaching the business end of the season when the big…

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