English relishing tough conditions at Barrow

Rams prop Matty English can’t wait to go to Barrow on Sunday, saying the worse the conditions the better, as the 20 year old loves the rough and tumble of Cumbria’s harsh weather. English, who has only recently joined the Rams, has so far settled into the club well, and has played a major part … Continue reading English relishing tough conditions at Barrow

Advertisements

Grassroots: £1,400 raised at Ben Restall Memorial Festival

Dewsbury Celtic have announced that their recent Ben Restall Memorial Festival raised more than £1,400. The Festival featured junior matches involving Celtic, Thornhill, Shaw Cross, Dewsbury Moor and Batley Boys, while Celtic's open age team were also in action. Raffles and auctions were also held after the match, with items available including signed rugby shirts, … Continue reading Grassroots: £1,400 raised at Ben Restall Memorial Festival

Another new commercial partner for the Rams

Dewsbury Rams are pleased to announce a new commercial partnership with Apex Metals and Alloys. Based at Sandbeds Trading Estate in Ossett, Apex Metals and Alloys are a scrap metal merchants with a five-star Thomson rating. The business’s branding will appear around the stadium on perimeter advertising, and they selected Matty English as Man of … Continue reading Another new commercial partner for the Rams

Grassroots: Thornhill seek under-12s players

Thornhill Trojans are seeking players for their under-12s 'Warriors' team. Players of all abilities and levels of experience, who are in year seven at school, are encouraged to attend. Training takes place Mondays and Thursday from 5.45pm to 6.45pm at Overthorpe Park. You do not need to book in advance, but if you require further … Continue reading Grassroots: Thornhill seek under-12s players

Kelly hails pack effort in win over Swinton

Rams boss Neil Kelly hailed the contribution of his forwards in Sunday's victory over Swinton Lions. Dewsbury scored 20 unanswered points to make it three wins from four so far this season. “I thought Matty English and Toby Everett were the big difference in taking us forward. Both players, supported by Dom Speakman, made a … Continue reading Kelly hails pack effort in win over Swinton

Sawyer provides update on stadium naming rights

Writing in his programme notes, Rams chairman Mark Sawyer has provided an update on the club’s negotiations with stadium naming rights partners. “As you will have noticed, we are currently referring to the ground as The Tetley’s Stadium, but that doesn’t mean that they have entered into a new partnership with us,” said Sawyer. “We … Continue reading Sawyer provides update on stadium naming rights

Grassroots: Trojans out of Cup, while Moor warm up with wins

Thornhill were knocked out of the Xamax National Cup after suffering a narrow defeat at home to West Hull. Ryan Fenton, Danny Ratcliffe and Will Gledhill scored for the Trojans, and George Woodcock added a goal, but the Humberside club ran out 24-14 winners. Dewsbury Moor completed their preparations for the new season with wins … Continue reading Grassroots: Trojans out of Cup, while Moor warm up with wins

Match report – Dewsbury Rams 20 Swinton Lions 0

Dewsbury Rams made it three wins from their first four Championship matches with a 20-0 victory over Swinton Lions. Rob Spicer opened the scoring in the first half, and Paul Sykes added a conversion and two penalties to make it 10-0 at the break. Aaron Brown and Macauley Hallett crossed following the restart, and Sykes … Continue reading Match report – Dewsbury Rams 20 Swinton Lions 0

Brett Marsh to lead out the Rams against Swinton

Leading out the Rams for Sunday's match against Swinton Lions will be nine-year-old Brett Marsh. Brett is the first youngster to be selected for the match day mascot role since the re-introduction of the initiative earlier this week. Brett has supported the Rams for five years, following them home and away, including trips to Workington, … Continue reading Brett Marsh to lead out the Rams against Swinton

Kelly praises players’ approach following Rochdale win

Rams head coach Neil Kelly has commended his players not only for their performance, but also their attitude in the lead-up to Monday night's victory over Rochdale Hornets. The match was moved due to a clash with Rochdale FC's FA Cup match against Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday. "We put the staging of the game to … Continue reading Kelly praises players’ approach following Rochdale win

Grassroots: Masters taster session this Sunday morning

Shaw Cross Sharks will host a Masters Rugby League taster session at Shark Park (Leeds Road) this Sunday. The session begins at 11.45am and will provide an opportunity for those interested in participating, or just trying it for the first time, to understand more. Masters Rugby League is a specially adapted form of the game … Continue reading Grassroots: Masters taster session this Sunday morning

Match Report: Rochdale Hornets 6 Dewsbury Rams 38

A superb first-half performance from Dewsbury Rams laid the platform for a comfortable victory away at Rochdale Hornets. The Rams raced over for six unanswered first-half tries to establish a 32-0 lead at the interval. They added one more during a more even second period. Dale Morton opened the scoring, before James Glover crossed. Braces … Continue reading Match Report: Rochdale Hornets 6 Dewsbury Rams 38

Register your interest for coach travel to Barrow

The Amber Ribbon Travel Club is inviting expressions of interest from those wishing to travel on the supporters’ coach for the away match against Barrow Raiders on Sunday 4th March. The cost for return travel is just £15 per person. There will be three pick-up points: Hanging Heaton Working Men’s Club The Timepiece (Wetherspoons), Dewsbury … Continue reading Register your interest for coach travel to Barrow