Rugby League World


After a lengthy break in publishing due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we are delighted to confirm that (as promised on the cover of our April 2020 issue, pictured here) Rugby League World is back!

The magazine will return on 28th January 2022 with a spectacular season launch issue, including a free fixture booklet covering the Betfred Super League, Championship and League 1!

Join us every month as we bring you the best coverage of Rugby League at home and worldwide in glorious full colour as the countdown to a hotly anticipated World Cup gets underway.

You won’t find Rugby League World in the shops, we will only available on subscription in print or digital format as we take into account the changed post-Covid landscape to to deliver the very best quality Rugby League reading direct to your door.

If you’re new to Rugby League World, you can order a single issue to ‘test the water’ before diving into a full subscription, but we’re sure you won’t be disappointed!

To our existing subscribers, who have stuck with us during our enforced absence, we appreciate your patience and support. Sincerely, thank you! Your subscriptions will pick up where they left off and resume automatically with the 2022 season launch issue. You do not need to contact us, we will take care of everything for you.

An online edition will also be available from 28th January 2022

You can also give a subscription to Rugby League World as a gift for any occasion with a Gift Card

Issue 469 (Feb 2022) Season Launch Issue including free Fixture Booklet for Super League, Championship and League 1, available from Fri 28th Jan 2022

Click here to order a single issue

Click here to order a subscription (3, 6 or 12 issue subscription are available)

Click here to order a Gift Voucher

Click here for the online edition at

Click here to order a Rugby League World Binder to store your issues (holds up to 12 copies)

You can also order a single issue or a subscription to Rugby League World by calling 01484 401895 (Mon-Fri 9.30am-5.30pm) or – if you are in the UK – by sending a cheque or postal order payable to ‘LPL’ for the correct amount (see below) with your name and full delivery address to: Rugby League World Subscriptions, League Publications Ltd, Wellington House, Briggate, Brighouse, West Yorkshire, HD6 1DN.

Single Issue £5.50
3 Issue UK Subscription £15.00
6 Issue UK Subscription £30.00
12 Issue UK Subscription £55.00

Rugby League World Magazine is your ‘access all areas’ pass behind the scenes of the world of Rugby League.

Every month, packed with the colour and detail behind the news with views and analysis from the sport’s leading writers and personalities. Rugby League World is essential reading for anyone who cares about Rugby League, wherever and by whoever the greatest game is played.

Established in 1976 as ‘Open Rugby’, the magazine adopted the title Rugby League World in 1999.