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