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NCL set for full programme?

NCL set for full programme?

All tomorrow’s fixtures in the Kingstone Press Cider National Conference League will, it is hoped, go ahead.   The early-season programme has been hit by postponements through waterlogged pitches but, at this stage, Administrator Alan Smith has yet to hear

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Beached up in Wales…

Beached up in Wales…

SWANSEA Bay will be the focal point of a new drive this summer by the Wales Rugby League to attract new players and referees. The WRL has agreed a partnership with Beach Rugby Wales and will help co-ordinate a tournament

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Yorkshire County Seeking Tri-County Coaches and Managers

Yorkshire County Seeking Tri-County Coaches and Managers

Yorkshire County League are looking to appoint Team Managers and Coaches for the forthcoming Tri County Championship 2017. The games will take place between October and November. We are looking for positive, enthusiastic people to join our teams at U17,

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Out of Africa – a Spike of Interest

Out of Africa – a Spike of Interest

SPIKE OF INTEREST OUT OF AFRICA The RLEF’s Middle East Africa region has reported an encouraging rise in the level of interest in rugby league over the last few months. Remond Safi, MEA regional director, who is based in Beirut

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University pioneers lauded

University pioneers lauded

THE pioneers who launched the Leeds University Rugby League side 50 years ago were hailed last week by the All-Party Parliamentary Rugby League Group. Those visionaries who played their first game a year later against equally committed counterparts at Liverpool

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Opportunities beckon for would-be whistlers!

Opportunities beckon for would-be whistlers!

TWO match officials courses have been organised by the Rugby Football League – at opposite ends of England.   The first, in London, will take place on Saturday (25 March) at London Broncos’ Trailfinders base.   The second, on 23

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Five things to watch out for in the weekend’s Challenge Cup action

Five things to watch out for in the weekend’s Challenge Cup action Updated

1. Can Haydock give Oldham a taste of their own medicine? Oldham shocked the world last season when they dumped then Super League side Hull Kingston Rovers out of the Challenge Cup. However, the Roughyeds are now the ones with

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Fryston take it on the chin

Fryston take it on the chin

Fryston Warriors do not intend to appeal against disciplinary verdicts awarded late last week against several of their players in the aftermath of the recent third round Ladbrokes Challenge Cup tie with Keighley Cougars. Second row Steve Scott, who pleaded

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Masters for North Wales!

Masters for North Wales!

HOPES are high that a Masters team can be launched in North Wales.   An exhibition match will take place at Colwyn Bay on Sunday 16 April, and interested Over 35s players are welcome.   The game will kick off at

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Nottingham’s big guns take on the Artillery!

Nottingham’s big guns take on the Artillery!

Nottingham Outlaws pre-season build up reaches something of a climax on Saturday when they entertain The Royal Artillery at Highfields (2.30pm) in the annual Heroes’ Trophy series – with the magnificent, solid silver cup at stake writes Richard Johnson.  

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