Rovers Crowned Premiership Champions

On this day ….. 12 May Thirty-six years ago today, on 12th May 1984, Rovers beat Castleford 18-10 in the Premiership Final at Headingley, thus becoming the first club to complete a Championship and Premiership double. It was the classic game of two halves. David Hall captained the side in the absence of club skipper Len Casey, and he and his team mates looked rather jaded in a first half in which Castleford built an 8-0 interval lead. In the dressing room at half-time, Roger Millward and his trusty right-hand man Johnny Moore lifted the players f...

Super League Fantasy Team

12
May
Category - The Club
It is the stuff of constant debate on the terraces, in pubs...

On this Day – 11.05

11
May
Category - Heritage
On this day ….. 11 May   Thirty-five years ago today, on...

Finals And Draws – 10.05

10
May
Category - Heritage
On this day ….. 10 May   On 10 May 1981, Rovers...

Challenge Cup Final Debut

09
May
Category - Heritage
On this day ….. 9 May On 9 May 1964, Rovers made...

A Tribute To Ged Dunn

08
May
Category - Heritage
On this day ….. 8 May   On 8 May 1982, former...

Victory and Defeat – 07.05

07
May
Category - Heritage
On this day …. 7 May Ninety-nine years ago today, Rovers lost...

Tom Jones Concert Rescheduled

07
May
Category - The Club
Global superstar Sir Tom Jones has announced that his ‘A Celebration’ tour,...

On this Day – 06.05

06
May
Category - Heritage
On this day …. 6 May   In 1981, on one of...

Magic Success and Crowned Champions

05
May
Category - Heritage
On this day ….. 5 May 97 years ago, on 5 May...
Reproduced with permission of alastaircampbell.org, Alastair Campbell, former Labour Director of Communications. ...

On this Day: 04.05

04
May
Category - Heritage
On this day …. 4 May   61 years ago today, on...
On this day …. 3 May 3rd May 1980 was the most...