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October 21, 2018
‘Last play’ hat-trick try by Atkinson wins it for Vandals at Blackburn

Fylde Vandals climbed from 10th place to 7th in Sale Sharks Division 4 North following a hard fought win away against Blackburn 3rd XV. In perfect conditions on a pristine playing surface, the Ansdell men ran out 22-27 victors in an end to end encounter; a hat trick try by Alistair Atkinson during the last…

October 21, 2018
Fylde edged out by Hinckley

Hinckley and Fylde fought out a very tough, physical battle at the host’s Leicester Road ground and the National Two (North) 2nd placed club edged home by 16-5 over the Lancastrians in the first ever league game between the two clubs. Despite Fylde taking an early lead, Hinckley kicked their way to a 6-5 advantage…

October 19, 2018
Warren Spragg talks to the Gazette

The Blackpool Gazette’s Andy Moore spoke to Fylde Head Coach Warren Spragg on Wednesday. Reproduced courtesy of the Gazette. Warren Spragg makes no apologies for being “hyper-critical of his Fylde RFC players as he bids to help them to fulfil their potential in National Two North. Spragg’s side bounced back from successive defeats with a…

October 19, 2018
Hawks name a strong squad for top of table clash with Chester 2nds at the Woodlands

The Fylde Hawks take on Chester 2nds this coming Saturday at the Woodlands in what is only their second home game of the season. Chester currently sit at the top of the Halbro Cotton Traders Premier League table on 28 points, with the Hawks in second place on 24 points. So far this season, Chester…

October 19, 2018
Fylde Saracens squad v L’pool Uni Vets at the Woodlands; Vandals at Blackburn

Fylde Saracens welcome Liverpool University Veterinary School to the Woodlands on Saturday (ko 15.00) in a Division One clash. The Sarries are in 5th place but only two points more than the 10th placed team and three more than 11th placed Liverpool Vets. The Sarries name a strong line-up: 15 Sam Fisher; 14 Chris Horsfield,…

October 19, 2018
Player Sponsors: Toplex Lytham sponsor Warren Spragg

We welcome new partners Toplex Lytham as sponsors of Head Coach Warren Spragg. Toplex is a family business that has passed through 3 generations (grandfather, son, grandson) since it was established in Blackburn over 55 years ago. Over these years of service they have developed a loyal and valued customer based in Blackburn and the…

October 18, 2018
Player Sponsors: Cameron Crampton sponsored by Campbell & Rowley

New signing for 2018/19, scrum half Cameron Crampton has been selected by the clubs catering partners Campbell & Rowley as their sponsored player for this season. Campbell & Rowley have very quickly become the largest independent Caterer in Lancashire and recommended caterers at some of the most prestigious venues in Lancashire and the Northwest. From…

October 18, 2018
Fylde travel for another first, v Hinckley at Leicester Road

[Photo: courtesy of Hinckley RUFC] Fylde face their toughest test so far this season when they travel to early National Two (North) promotion hopefuls Hinckley for the first ever league game between the two clubs. Hinckley is situated 15 miles north of Leicester and the town’s club has gradually worked itself into becoming a major…

October 17, 2018
Kirkham Grammar match reports 13th Oct 2018

KIRKHAM GS 2nd XV  17   MANCHESTER GS 1st XV  10 The 2nd XV pulled off arguably their best result of the season so far in atrocious conditions at home against Manchester Grammar School. After falling behind to two early tries, Kirkham clawed their way back into the game after Manchester got off to a flying…

October 17, 2018
Player Sponsors: Greg Smith sponsored by Beta Group

Established in 1987, Beta Group has grown to become one of the country’s leading ‘air filtration and engineering services’ specialists.  Managing Director, Martin Lewis – uncle of First Team Captain Adam Lewis – started the business over 30 years ago as a manufacturer and supplier of spraybooth and HVAC filters. The business then expanded to…