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  1. 1. ... Rovers

    • Hull Kingston
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    • Featherstone
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Might aswell.

You hear 'Rovers', which team do you think of?

Please, refrain from Blackburn/Doncaster/Return or Roy!

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Please, refrain from Blackburn/Doncaster/Return or Roy!

Spoilsport.

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I'm from Hull so Fev don't even come onto the radar. It's 'ull and Rovers none of this FC and KR ######.

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Please, refrain from Blackburn/Doncaster/Return or Roy!

I was thinking cars, actually.

Fev for mine, HKR are the Robins.

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Of course those from the respective West & East Yorkshire areas will refer to the club on their door step, but yep Rovers = Fev.

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FEV- Rovers

HULL KR Rervers

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FEV- Rovers

HULL KR Rervers

:D Absolutely!

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I voted for Featherstone but I'd now like to change it to Woolston, thus twisting another thread into one about Warrington ;)

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I voted for Featherstone but I'd now like to change it to Woolston, thus twisting another thread into one about Warrington ;)

Andrew will not be happy :O but that is class :wub::wub:

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I voted for Featherstone but I'd now like to change it to Woolston, thus twisting another thread into one about Warrington ;)

That's clever!

Gold star.

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Rugby League undeservedly is a small sport.

Outside of this small world of ours we have one or two names well known nationwide.

These include the Rovers of Featherstone & Hull Kingston.

Fabulous, unmistakeable brand names we can celebrate.

Let's keep them both.

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I would say Hull KR are possibly the most famous Rovers team, even more so than any soccer teams.

But ultimately it's the actual phrase 'It was real 'Roy of The Rovers stuff' that is probably more famouser.

So its possibly Melchester.

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Rugby League undeservedly is a small sport.

Outside of this small world of ours we have one or two names well known nationwide.

These include the Rovers of Featherstone & Hull Kingston.

Fabulous, unmistakeable brand names we can celebrate.

Let's keep them both.

You're joking right? Inside this small world of ours Rovers means nowt.

Edited by Dave T

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You're joking right? Inside this small world of ours Rovers means nowt.

And this from a Warrington fan. Nice one Dave ;) I couldn't have put it better myself.

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FEV- Rovers

HULL KR Rervers

Are the people who post on here deaf or have never met anyone from Hull? No one but no one from Hull says Rervers. Roarvers maybe. Rervers, never. :angry:

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i remember watching an old episode of citizen smith from the seventees and hull kingston rovers got a mention on there,so they are pretty famous

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i remember watching an old episode of citizen smith from the seventees and hull kingston rovers got a mention on there,so they are pretty famous

They also had a name check in the 70s sitcom "I Didn't Know You Cared" when they mentioned a game between Widnes and Hull Kingston Rovers. Hull KR have also had a name check in Corrie last year when Blanche Hunt likened another woman to "A Hull Kingston Rovers prop forward" I'm sad I am.

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They also had a name check in the 70s sitcom "I Didn't Know You Cared" when they mentioned a game between Widnes and Hull Kingston Rovers. Hull KR have also had a name check in Corrie last year when Blanche Hunt likened another woman to "A Hull Kingston Rovers prop forward" I'm sad I am.

Don't forget that Likely Lads episode!

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I'm from Hull and believe me the most famous rovers is Melchester - mind you they've seen hard times like the other rovers too :dry:

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i remember watching an old episode of citizen smith from the seventees and hull kingston rovers got a mention on there,so they are pretty famous

They also had a name check in the 70s sitcom "I Didn't Know You Cared" when they mentioned a game between Widnes and Hull Kingston Rovers. Hull KR have also had a name check in Corrie last year when Blanche Hunt likened another woman to "A Hull Kingston Rovers prop forward" I'm sad I am.

I was in a pub once and overheard a conversation about Super League teams full of Aussies, ###### grounds and clubs over

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