Team announced for Rugby League international against France

England Women’s coach Chris Chapman has named his 17-player team for their first international against France in Tonneins, tonight (6.30pm). The second game will take place at Biganos on Saturday June 20 (6.30pm). England Women’s team: Jodie Cunningham (Thatto Heath) Charlotte Booth (Bradford Thunderbirds) Tara Jones (Thatto Heath) Sarah Dunn (Stanningley) Kayleigh Bulman (Featherstone Rovers) Danielle

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Source: Stanningley

Women’s Rugby League Round Up 14 June 2015

After a few weeks away, League action returned this weekend with Oulton Raidettes welcoming Selby Warriors.  In less than ideal weather conditions it was the home side who came out on top winning 20-0. Oulton’s tries came from Hayley Appleyard, Danielle Anderson, Reagaan Walker and Steph Geldard, Walker was on target with two goals. The

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Source: England Rugby

Maggie Alphonsi kicks off Festival of Rugby

RFU in partnership with Team Beds & Luton and Northamptonshire Sport kicked-off the first day of Festival of Rugby 2015 with a World Record Tag Rugby attempt at Luton Rugby Football Club involving England 2015 ambassador and Women’s Rugby World Cup winner, Maggie Alphonsi.   An estimated 300,000 are already set to attend Festival of Rugby

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Source: St Helens Council

Thatto Heath’s Chloe Richardson receives Local Hero Award

Chloe Richardson, rugby player for Thatto Heath and England Women’s Students, received the Local Hero Award recognising her volunteer work with St Helens Youth Sports Development, Youth Sports Programme. This article was written by St Helens Unlimited in recognition of the tremendous work that Chloe puts in: The Local Hero award is linked to National

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Source: WRL

Women’s Rugby League – Associations Cup

The Associations Cup began on Sunday (7 June) with the Lionesses up against GB Armed Forces and GB teachers taking on England Universities and Colleges.  Results and table (after the first round) are below. Lionesses 52 – 10 Great Britain Armed Forces Try scorers for Lionesses: Sarah Dunn (2) Manina Spurr (2) Rhiannion Marshall, Kayleigh Bulman (2), Shona Holme, Andrea Dobson, Hayley Fielding, Katie

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