Masters Rugby League presented a cheque for £3500.00 to their chosen charity the Rugby League Benevolent Fund at heir festival at Wigan St Judes on Saturday 6th October. The festival saw a Dads n Lads team 9 father and son pairs all over the age of 35 take on a Great Britain Masters Lions team […]
The family of Harry Sykes have announced the funeral service for Harry will take place at Parkwood Crematorium, Elland, at 3.15 pm on Monday 1st October. This will be followed by a celebration of Harry’s life to be held at Brighouse Sports Club, the home of Brighouse Rangers Rugby League Club. Harry’s family wish to express […]
The RFL Benevolent Fund is deeply saddened to announce the tragic passing of 16 year old Harry Sykes. His family thank everyone for their kind thoughts but wish to be left alone at this most difficult of times. A further statement will be issued when appropriate. (Issued by the Burton & Sykes family through the […]
Birkenshaw Rugby League Club are sorry to inform of the passing of 32 year old Max Blakeley. Max came off the pitch and later became poorly. Paramedics were called but were unable to revive him. His family have requested privacy at this difficult time. The Club will issue a further statement when appropriate.
Scott Rooke was injured whilst playing for Workington Town against Whitehaven in the annual derby clash for the Ike Southward Memorial trophy. 23 year old Rooke remains in Newcastle RVI where he is receiving the best specialist care possible and continues to undergo tests. The RFL Benevolent Fund are in close contact with Scott […]