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Brannan try salvages point

Old Crossleyans were unable to produce the free flowing rugby of the previous week’s opening victory against Roundhegians and were beaten 17-13 at Yarnbury on Saturday.

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Brods v Hullensians  is Brodie Wilson scoring our last try.

Brods make it two out of two

Old Brodleians followed up their opening day success away to Old Rishworthians with a comfortable 17-5 victory at home to Hullensians on Saturday.

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Actions from the Rugby Union, Halifax v Harrogate at Ovenden Park.
Pictured is captain Tony Curtis scoring.

Eight-try Halifax maul Thirsk

Halifax RUFC opened their Yorkshire Four (NW) campaign with an impressive 48-0 victory over Thirsk at Ovenden Park.

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Heath v Rishworthians
Kian Stewart scores

Stone delight at derby win

Rishworthians player-coach Chris Stone had a twinkle in his eye after his side’s 29-18 win away to derby rivals rival Heath yesterday.

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Rugby Union - Old Crocs v Malton and Norton.
Ryan Hammond for Crocs.

Ryan’s men shine in opener

Old Crossleyans showed Roundhegians that they were a different proposition to last season with a 38-15 Yorkshire Two success at sunny Broomfield on Saturday.

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Brown hat-trick in Heath’s fine start

Brown hat-trick in Heath’s fine start

Simon Brown scored three of Heath’s seven tries in an excellent 43-31 opening Yorkshire One win at league newcomers Middlesbrough on Saturday.

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Old Rishwortyhians v Old Brodleians

Chris Stone left

Brods take derby spoils

The words “we got out of jail” were on several visiting supporters’ lips as Old Brodleians snatched a 17-14 win in today’s Yorkshire One opener at Old Rishworthians.

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Heath's Olly Cook at West Leeds for pre-season game

Wins for Rishies and Brods

Old Rishworthians and Old Brodleians warmed up for their derby game at Copley on the opening day of the season, September 2, with wins on Saturday.

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George Ford came to visit Rishies summer rugby camp. 
I've attached a photo of him with a talented player Lillie Seal.

Promoted Rishies are confident

Rishworthians go into the new season ready to ruffle feathers in Yorkshire One.

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Actions from Siddal v East Leeds, at Chevinedge. George Ambler

Siddal run riot in second half

Siddal are sitting pretty with a five-point lead in the National Conference League after a runaway 64-24 success away to Leigh Miners Rangers yesterday.

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Halifax RU’s new coaching team

Halifax RU’s new coaching team

Halifax RUFC have moved quickly to fill the coaching void created by the shock departure of Neil Spence.

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Crocs spared the drop

Crocs spared the drop

Old Crossleyans RUFC chairman Howard Cooper has welcomed the club’s reprieve in Yorkshire Two.

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Halifax Vandals celebrate their Yorkshire Three title triumph with win at Castleford, April 2017

Vandals’ unlikely title triumph

Halifax Vandals were crowned Yorkshire Three champions when they eased to a 19-3 victory away to a robust and dogged Castleford side determined to spoil the party.

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Heath v York
Eddie Cartwright try

Rampant York run Heath ragged

Heath slumped to their heaviest Yorkshire One defeat of the season as visitors York ran in 10 tries in a 66-27 win at North Dean yesterday.

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Old Rishworthians v Wath
Anthony Shoesmith scores the first of his three tries

Try record for Shoesmith

Anthony Shoesmith broke the club’s try-scoring record for a season as Old Rishworthians signed off from Yorkshire Two with a 43-8 home win over Wath Upon Dearne yesterday.

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Brods v Bridlington
 Oliver Akroyd scoring our last try

Brods exit for coach Smith?

Old Brodleians head coach Matt Smith was saying his farewells to the players after yesterday’s closing 33-17 home defeat to champions Bridlington in Yorkshire One.

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Crunch last day for local pair

Crunch last day for local pair

This season’s last round of Yorkshire League rugby union fixtures take place on Saturday and the stakes are high for Halifax Vandals and Old Crossleyans.

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High Peak Conservative MP, Andrew Bingham, attended an event at Westminster recently to throw his weight behind the Sport and Recreation Alliances Red Card to Red Tape campaign, which aims to help sports clubs in the High Peak.

Commentator and former England rugby union international Brian Moore joined Andrew at the event, which highlighted the Alliances campaign to reduce the regulatory burden on sports clubs.

Andrew said: Sport and recreation clubs are a vital part of our social fabric. There are dozens of clubs in the High Peak that do a fantastic job providing sports facilities for their members, as well as providing valuable social work within the community. Most of them are run by volunteers who put in a lot of time and effort to give their membership the chance to take part in sport.

They deserve more support, and cutting bureaucracy for clubs would provide tangible benefits for all involved. I am asking the Government to examine the Alliances report and cut red tape for grassroots sport. If im

Moore in good spirits

FORMER England hooker Brian Moore has issued a light-hearted response to the goodwill messages that have greeted news of his heart attack.

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Vandals close in on title

Vandals close in on title

Halifax Vandals just require a win at Castleford on the last day of the season to be promoted as Yorkshire Three champions after blowing away under-strength Old Otliensians 75-7 yesterday.

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