Rowley not taking anything for granted

Leigh Journal: Leigh coach Paul Rowley

2:07pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

LEIGH Centurions coach Paul Rowley insists his side will not take anything for granted as they seek a first Grand Final win in 10 years.

Centurions bag awards

Leigh Journal: Martyn Ridyard

10:07am Wednesday 1st October 2014

LEIGH Centurions scooped four of the possible five awards at the Kingstone Press Championships Awards Dinner held in Manchester last night.

Rowley backs role of Beaumont 'vision'

Leigh Journal: Leigh coach Paul Rowley

9:40am Wednesday 1st October 2014

SUNDAY’S Grand Final will be the culmination of 15 months’ hard work, according to Leigh Centurions boss Paul Rowley.

Genesis under 16s earn late draw

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

3:18pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

LAST season’s top two teams, Leigh Genesis and Westhoughton, met at Howe Bridge with both under 16s teams suffering depleted sides.

Ladies club out on Saturday

Leigh Journal:

3:13pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

SATURDAY, October 4, sees the second ride of the new Astley & Tyldesley Ladies Cycling Club, led by Denise Bailey.

Astley and Tyldesley secure further success

Leigh Journal: Heckmondwike Cycle Speedway track

3:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

THE Astley and Tyldesley club's run of success at junior level continued on Sunday, with two more riders crowned champions.

Pirates get new sponsor

Leigh Journal:

2:53pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

ATHERTON-based FootPrints Day Nursery have been named the sponsors of newly-formed Pennington Pirates under eights football team, who kick off their first season in the Bolton & Bury league this weekend.

Colls romp to top of the league

Leigh Journal: Girls Football in Wandsworth

2:49pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Hanley Town 0 Atherton Colls 6

Tyldesley provide late comeback

Leigh Journal: York Water Polo Club's Joseph Marshall

2:45pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

TYLDESLEY completed a season double over Radcliffe at Varley Street in Manchester.

Leigh rout Furness

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

2:42pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Leigh 68 Furness 0

Miners boost play-off hopes

Leigh Journal: Junior rugby league round up

2:40pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Leigh Miners Rangers 48 Wigan St Judes 8

Centurions make Grand Final

Leigh Journal:

9:54am Monday 29th September 2014

Leigh Centurions 33 Dewsbury Rams 22

Former Centurions man banned for betting breaches

Leigh Journal:

12:14pm Friday 26th September 2014

FORMER Leigh Centurions player Andy Thornley has been suspended from any involvement in Rugby League until June 1, 2015 after being found guilty of breaching the sport’s betting rules.

Tyldesley beaten on opening day

Leigh Journal:

12:13pm Friday 26th September 2014

Liverpool Collegiate 30 Tyldesley 3

Leigh East round-up

Leigh Journal:

11:06am Friday 26th September 2014

A ROUND up of Leigh East games from last weekend.

Edwards leads Leigh to success

Leigh Journal:

10:54am Friday 26th September 2014

LED by old pro Phil Edwards, Leigh CC third team sealed the First Division North East title and promotion to the Premier Division with a resounding thumping of Norley Hall on Sunday.

Rowley expecting tough Dewsbury test

Leigh Journal: Leigh coach Paul Rowley

8:36am Wednesday 24th September 2014

LEIGH Centurions will host Dewsbury Rams on Sunday at Leigh Sports Village in a bid to reach the Kingstone Press Championship Grand Final.

Ridyard looking for one last push

Leigh Journal: Martyn Ridyard kicked five goals in the win against Rochdale

12:23pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

LEIGH Centurions half-back Martyn Ridyard is looking for one last push from his team-mates at Leigh Sports Village this Sunday (3.00pm).

Rowley, Ridyard and Brierley among contenders

Leigh Journal: Leigh boss Paul Rowley is optimistic ahead of his side's trip to Sheffield Eagles

1:33pm Monday 22nd September 2014

The nominations for the 2014 Kingstone Press Championships awards have been confirmed today.

Kay scoops awards

Leigh Journal: Liam Kay

9:48am Monday 22nd September 2014

LIAM Kay scooped the major awards as Leigh Centurions celebrated a record-breaking season with a glittering Player of the Year awards evening at Leigh Sports Village on Friday.

Success for Tyldesley club at Wigan Believe Sports Awards

Leigh Journal:

2:13pm Friday 19th September 2014

TYLDESLEY Swimming and Water Polo Club had a successful night at Wigan Believe Sports Awards.

First ride for cycling club's new women's section

Leigh Journal:

2:07pm Friday 19th September 2014

THIS Sunday sees the inaugural ride of the new Astley & Tyldesley Women's Cycling Club, led by Denise Bailey.

Leigh on top in disappointing encounter

Leigh Journal:

3:03pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Leigh 39 St Benedicts 11

Safe passage for Pennington

Leigh Journal:

2:58pm Thursday 18th September 2014

PENNINGTON FC got through to the next round of the Lancashire Cup with a 3-2 win at Daten, with Rowlands, Giles and Warburton finding the net.

Blow for Hopkins as Centurions march on

Leigh Journal:

2:49pm Thursday 18th September 2014

LEIGH Centurions’ history-making team will be missing a third frontline forward when they return to play-offs action.

Leigh Miners Ladies progress in the play offs

Leigh Journal:

10:46am Wednesday 17th September 2014

AFTER a successful league season, Leigh Miners Rangers Ladies have progress to the play-offs semi finals.

Great display from Astley and Tyldesley's young guns against Glasgow

Leigh Journal: Heckmondwike Cycle Speedway Club's track at Firth Park

10:33am Wednesday 17th September 2014

ASTLEY and Tyldesley Cycle Speedway Club's young guns put in a great showing to record a comfortable win against Glasgow in a Northern League Division Two match at Gin Pit.

Sephton celebrates top prize

Leigh Journal:

10:47am Monday 15th September 2014

A LEIGH schoolboy is celebrating after bagging a top angling prize on Sunday.

Leigh suffer brave loss in final

Leigh Journal:

9:42am Monday 15th September 2014

IT was simply not meant to be. Mattie McKiernan’s brave youngsters did not disappoint however in a brave display against a very strong and confident New Brighton side on Sunday.

Centurions kick play-off hoodoo into touch

Leigh Journal:

9:09am Monday 15th September 2014

Leigh Centurions 41 Doncaster 14

Genesis latest results

Leigh Journal:

2:52pm Friday 12th September 2014

LEIGH Genesis Football results.

Two wins on the bounce for Atherton LR

Leigh Journal:

2:50pm Friday 12th September 2014

Widnes 2 Atherton LR 3

Miners recover to maintain play-offs hopes

Leigh Journal:

2:47pm Friday 12th September 2014

Leigh Miners Rangers 22 Skirlaugh 18

Toone swims length of Lake Windermere

Leigh Journal:

2:44pm Friday 12th September 2014

LEE Toone from Tyldesley Swimming and Water Polo Club swam Lake Windermere, which is 10-and-a-half miles long.

Patched-up side do club proud in Northumbria

Leigh Journal: Heckmondwike Cycle Speedway track

2:40pm Friday 12th September 2014

ASTLEY and Tyldesley Cycle Speedway Club made the long trip to Cramlington  for a Northern League fixture.

Leigh off to a winning start

Leigh Journal:

2:36pm Friday 12th September 2014

LEIGH Rugby Union Club's first XV, along with their enthusiastic supporters, travelled into unknown territory when they visited Upper Eden.

Colls march on in FA Vase

Leigh Journal:

2:30pm Friday 12th September 2014

Atherton Colls 4 Penistone Church 0

Centurions on the edge of glory

Leigh Journal:

7:21pm Thursday 11th September 2014

LEIGH Centurions' class of 2014 are on the edge of history.

Pennington draw, youth teams lose, players needed for women's team

Leigh Journal:

11:16pm Sunday 7th September 2014

PENNINGTON FC drew 1-1 with Wilmslow, Anderton opening the scoring in the 25th minute with Wilmslow equalising in the 80th minute.

Centurions home to Doncaster in play-offs next weekend

Leigh Journal: Leigh Centurions squeeze past Doncaster

10:55pm Sunday 7th September 2014

LEIGH Centurions will begin their quest for the Kingstone Press Championship title with a home play-off against Doncaster next weekend.

Centurions win again but must improve for the play-offs

Leigh Journal: Leigh Centurions squeeze past Doncaster

10:47pm Sunday 7th September 2014

North Wales Crusaders 16 Leigh Centurions 28

Ladies take momentum into play-offs

Leigh Journal: Junior rugby league round up

12:02pm Thursday 4th September 2014

Leigh Miners Women 52 Brighouse Rangers Women 4

Whitwam bags two titles

Leigh Journal:

9:22am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A ST Ambrose Primary School pupil raced to two titles this week as well as adding a national third place.

Rowley praises assistant Jukes

Leigh Journal: Neil Jukes

9:09am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

PAUL Rowley will hand the reins to his Leigh Centurions assistant Neil Jukes at North Wales this week as thank you for his help this season.

Leigh cruise through in Lancashire Trophy

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

4:21pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Aldwinians 0 Leigh 42

Great week for Astley and Tyldesley

Leigh Journal: Heckmondwike Cycle Speedway track

4:18pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

IT has been another great week of results for the Astley and Tyldesley club's squad of talented local young riders.

Predators beaten on opening day

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4:15pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

PENNINGTON Predators Under 15s kicked off their season at Westbury Wanderers.

Haines bags silver in Scotland

Leigh Journal:

3:59pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

SNOWBOARD sensation Nicole Haines bagged a silver medal at the Scottish Indoor Slopestyle Championships at the weekend.

Atherton beat Cheadle

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

3:53pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Atherton LR 2 Cheadle Town 1

Fitton misses out on medal

Leigh Journal:

3:50pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

ATHERTON’S Alice Fitton missed out on a medal in the opening competition of the 2014 Modern Pentathlon World Championships in Poland yesterday.

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