Leigh youngsters bring home the points

Leigh Journal:

10:40am Thursday 21st August 2014

IN a stunning display Saturday, another collection of Leigh’s juniors brought home the points for their second team with a simply outstanding cricket performance against Ainsdale.

Leigh recruiting for 'trip of a lifetime'

Leigh Journal: rugby ball - cxz

10:15am Thursday 21st August 2014

LEIGH Rugby Union Club under 12s Dragons are hunting for players ahead of a tour to Australia.

Rowley wants to continue impressive record at all levels

Leigh Journal: Leigh coach Paul Rowley

8:55am Wednesday 20th August 2014

CENTURIONS head coach Paul Rowley is hoping to continue Leigh’s impressive record at first and reserve team levels this season.

Gin Pin hosts finals

Leigh Journal:

5:06pm Monday 18th August 2014

ASTLEY and Tyldesley hosted the under 10s and under 16s Manchester League Individual Finals at Gin Pit on Wednesday.

Whitwam and Watson third after Ipswich

Leigh Journal:

4:54pm Monday 18th August 2014

A PAIR of cycle speedway riders from Astley and Tyldesley sit third in their respective age groups after the second national round of the British Youth Championship.

Pennington looking for players and coaches

Leigh Journal:

4:42pm Monday 18th August 2014

PENNINGTON Ladies Football Club are looking for players to bolster their squad for next season.

Colls fight back in FA Cup seven-goal thriller

Leigh Journal: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

4:39pm Monday 18th August 2014

St Helens Town 2 Atherton Colls 5

Tyldesley Swimming and Water Polo Club enjoy success

Leigh Journal:

4:24pm Monday 18th August 2014

MEMBERS of Tyldesley Swimming and Water Polo Club are enjoying success in both disciplines.

Atherton LR get off the mark

Leigh Journal: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

4:13pm Monday 18th August 2014

ATHERTON Laburnum Rovers battled back from the disappointment of their first league defeat of the season with a hard-fought draw at home to Eccleshall.

Miners Rangers pegged back in title race

Leigh Journal: Junior rugby league round up

4:09pm Monday 18th August 2014

LEIGH Miners Rangers were pegged back as the top six race in the NCL Premier Division took further twists and turns, losing 20-4 at second placed Siddal.

Blackburn Rovers youngsters to play at Leigh Sports Village

Leigh Journal: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

3:41pm Monday 18th August 2014

LEIGH Sports Village will once again play host to Blackburn Rovers for their home fixtures in the Barclays Under 21s Premier League this season.

Jersey presentation for heritage day

Leigh Journal:

11:58am Monday 18th August 2014

SUPPORTERS have the opportunity to be part of a major and exclusive event in Leigh Centurions Rugby League Club's rich history.

Centurions rack up the points

Leigh Journal:

10:19am Monday 18th August 2014

Swinton Lions 6 Leigh Centurions 62

Jeffries not joing Leigh Centurions

Leigh Journal: Ben Jeffries says people are 'queuing up' to be miners in Australia

10:02am Monday 18th August 2014

AUSTRALIAN half back Ben Jeffries will not be taking up his two-year full-time contract with Leigh Centurions due to a combination of injury and family circumstances.

Hopkins joins Leigh on permanent loan deal

Leigh Journal:

9:57am Monday 18th August 2014

SAM Hopkins will join Leigh Centurions on a one-year full-time loan deal from Wigan Warriors from December.

Sam's the man

Leigh Journal:

9:51am Monday 18th August 2014

SAM Barlow has signed a five-year full-time contract with Leigh Centurions.

Rowley expects Lions to line up like Centurions

Leigh Journal: Leigh coach Paul Rowley

9:36am Wednesday 13th August 2014

CENTURIONS boss Paul Rowley expects to meet a side very similar to his own at Swinton Lions on Sunday.

Depleted A&T make Ipswich trip

Leigh Journal: Members of the successful Astley and Tyldesley Cycle Speedway Club

10:28am Tuesday 12th August 2014

ASTLEY and Tyldesley's juniors made the long trip to Ipswich for the British Youth and Junior League Final Round Two match on Saturday.

Colls off to best start since 1995

Leigh Journal: File photo dated 10/12/2013 of Detail of the Official FIFA match ball, the brazuca. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday May 29, 2014. From samba stars to sunshine football, whole shanty towns of cliches have clung to the 2014 World Cup finals si

10:23am Tuesday 12th August 2014

LEAGUE leaders Colls are making an early assault on the North West Men’s League First Division after three wins from three.

Milestone for Leigh CC as club launch women's side

Leigh Journal:

9:14am Tuesday 12th August 2014

LEIGH Cricket Club are celebrating another milestone after launching a women’s team.

Youngsters in the wickets

Leigh Journal:

9:03am Tuesday 12th August 2014

LEWIS Dove continues to impress for Leigh at the highest level after the 13-year-old returned figures of 3 for 9 off nine overs at the weekend.

Centurions clinch League Leaders Shield

Leigh Journal:

3:58pm Monday 11th August 2014

Leigh Centurions 48 Feathrstone Rovers 18

Rowley insists Centurions under no pressure

Leigh Journal: Paul Rowley

8:55am Friday 8th August 2014

LEIGH Centurions coach Paul Rowley insists his side is under no pressure as they attempt to secure top spot in the Kingstone Press Championship.

Rowley ready for Rovers test

Leigh Journal: Leigh coach Paul Rowley

10:58am Wednesday 6th August 2014

LEIGH Centurions head into Friday’s clash with Featherstone Rovers knowing a win would see them finish the season as league leaders.

Atherton looking for under 11s players

Leigh Journal: Conference football. Picture: Action Images

3:01pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

ATHERTON Town Lightning under 11s football team have spaces for new players in their current squad after moving from seven-a-side to nine-a-side matches.

Ridyard bags consecutive Player of the Week awards

Leigh Journal:

10:58am Tuesday 5th August 2014

LEIGH Centurions stand-off Martyn Ridyard has become the first player to win the Kingstone Press Player of the Week award in consecutive weeks.

Golborne begin pre-season

Leigh Journal:

9:54am Tuesday 5th August 2014

GOLBORNE Hockey Club begin pre-season training next Tuesday, August 12, and are encouraging new members.

Manchester United to play under 21s games at Leigh Sports Village

Leigh Journal: Dabbers to welcome Manchester United

1:59pm Monday 4th August 2014

MANCHESTER United have chosen to play their home fixtures in the Barclays U21 Premier League at Leigh Sports Village this season.

Atherton searching for manager

Leigh Journal: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

11:56am Monday 4th August 2014

ATHERTON Town Academy are searching for a manager.

Colls open season with a win

Leigh Journal: Conference football. Picture: Action Images

11:51am Monday 4th August 2014

Cammell Laird 1907 1 Atherton Colls 2

Burgess and under 10s clinch titles

Leigh Journal:

11:46am Monday 4th August 2014

ASTLEY and Tyldesley enjoyed a double celebration with the junior team clinching the Manchester League Division Two title and Emily Burgess winning the under 10s Manchester League Individual Grand Prix series.

Unbeaten home record ends in crushing defeat

Leigh Journal: Junior rugby league round up

11:22am Monday 4th August 2014

Leigh Miners Rangers 10 Wigan St Patricks 46

Cyclists crowned Manchester League champions

Leigh Journal:

11:02am Monday 4th August 2014

A PAIR of cyclists from Astley and Tyldesley have been crowned Manchester League individual champions for their age groups.

Centurions rack up win number 21

Leigh Journal:

11:10pm Sunday 3rd August 2014

Batley Bulldogs 6 Leigh Centurions 36

Atherton seek new boss

Leigh Journal:

3:16pm Thursday 31st July 2014

ATHERTON Town Academy are on the hunt for a new manager.

Batley coach on Leigh challenge

Leigh Journal: If Peter Hood had his way, John Kear would be the next coach of the Bulls

3:50pm Thursday 31st July 2014

BATLEY Bulldogs coach John Kear has challenged his players to finish as high as possible in the Kingstone Press Championship.

Ste to represent Centurions at Wembley

Leigh Journal:

1:31pm Thursday 31st July 2014

LEIGH Centurions have announced Stephen O'Dwyer will represent the club at the Wembley Stadium parade prior to the Tetley's Challenge Cup Final on Saturday, August 23.

Centurions buoyed by new signings

Leigh Journal:

8:52am Wednesday 30th July 2014

CENTURIONS head to Batley on Sunday buoyed by news two more squad members have committed their future to the club.

Gin Pit hosts Northern Fours and Junior League

Leigh Journal: Cycle speedway youngsters start their title defence

2:31pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

ASTLEY and Tyldesley could not stop Stockport racing to victory in round four of the Northern Fours but enjoyed success in the Junior League series at Gin Pit on Sunday.

Colls ready to kick-off season

Leigh Journal:

2:24pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

COLLS kick-off their league campaign with a trip to Cammell Laird on Saturday, kick off 3pm, before hosting Wigan Robin Park on Monday, kick off 7.45pm.

East beaten in Yorkshire

Leigh Journal: Junior rugby league round up

2:22pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Elland 38 Leigh East 12

Leigh half back Player of the Week

Leigh Journal: Martin Ridyard

12:04pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A LEIGH Centurions half back has been named Kingstone Press Championship Player of the Week.

Centurions clock up the points

Leigh Journal:

11:36pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Rochdale Hornets 22 Leigh Centurions 72

Rowley ready to deal with NRL quality

Leigh Journal: Leigh coach Paul Rowley

9:12am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

CENTURIONS boss Paul Rowley knows his side will have to deal with NRL quality if they are to overcome Rochdale Hornets at Spotland on Sunday, 3pm.

Miners Rangers overcome Dockers

Leigh Journal: Port prove stubborn opposition as Knutsford play their first game in a month

4:03pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Leigh Miners Rangers 30 Hull Dockers 16

Junior rugby league round up

Leigh Journal: Junior rugby league round up

3:45pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Leigh East u16 42 Leyland Warriors 0

Edwards set for Commonwealth Games

Leigh Journal:

3:39pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

FORMER Golborne High School student Sophie Edwards will begin her shot at a Commonwealth Games medal on Tuesday.

Astley and Tyldesley enjoy Hull outing

Leigh Journal:

3:08pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THE Astley and Tyldesley team enjoyed a great day of racing in the first final round of the British Youth and Junior League at Hull.

Phillips joins Liverpool on USA pre-season tour

Leigh Journal:

3:04pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A THREE-time British cycle speedway champion is set to retire from the sport after being called up for Liverpool’s pre-season tour of the USA.

Tyldesley claim festival win

Leigh Journal:

2:46pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

TYLDESLEY saw off competition from 10 teams to bag the Liverpool and District Mini Water Polo Festival crown at the weekend.

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