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A hat-trick from Thomas Mills and braces from Nyall Hensby and Jack Bennetta lead Littleborough's Under 13s boys to a Lancashire Cup Trophy.
Date Published 09/05/2017
Ladies fancy giving cricket a go this summer? Littleborough Cricket Club has been selected to host one of the England & Wales Cricket Board Soft Ball Cricket Festivals, branded in...
Children ranging from as ages six to 11 celebrated a terrific season for Littleborough Rugby's Mini section at a packed Rakewood.
Date Published 08/05/2017
Congratulations to four hardy stalwarts of Littleborough RUFC who have been honoured and recognised for their selfless voluntary work by Lancashire CRFU, each winning The...
Date Published 02/05/2017
Gareth Pratt, a rugby league coach who lives in Littleborough, has been appointed Head Coach of Great Britain Police Rugby League team.
Gareth, who played his junior rugby at...
Date Published 29/04/2017
On a perfect weather day Littleborough looked to end the season with a final victory, with Boro leading 14 points to nil after 22 minutes, Wigton found their feet and took over...
Date Published 24/04/2017
Playing in the Lancashire Plate for the first time, Littleborough came unstuck at the first hurdle, despite leading at half time.
Littleborough immediately went on the attack...
Date Published 16/04/2017
A dismal first half performance by Littleborough was transformed into a superb performance in the second half and a well-deserved win.
Date Published 10/04/2017
Successful match result along with Birthday Celebrations and visit from Cyprus of longest serving member of Old Rochdalians and Littleborough RUFC made it a great day at...
Date Published 03/04/2017
With silverware at stake, Littleborough U18s ladies were left to rue missed chances as Manchester Sirens took the honour of bowl final victors.
Five first half tries continued to feed Littleborough Seconds a slim promotion hopes as Eccles Seconds were taken apart at Rakewood.
Littleborough were comprehensively outplayed and beaten by Aspatria RUFC on Saturday.
Within two minutes of kick off, Aspatria's right winger crossed the line for an early...
Date Published 27/03/2017
Lorraine ‘Lorrie’ Anderson, who was awarded the MBE in the New Year’s Honours List 2017 for services to Army Reserve recruiting on 2 March, also plays rugby for Littleborough RUFC...
Date Published 25/03/2017
Littleborough RUFC Seconds were controversially left frustrated at what might have been as Northwich Seconds secured a place in the final despite the game being drawn.
Date Published 23/03/2017
The 2017 cricket season is already underway for juniors at Littleborough Cricket Club with indoor practice held on a Tuesday evening at Wardle Academy and in-school Cricket...
Date Published 22/03/2017
Littleborough's double Judo Olympian Sophie Cox won gold in the blue belt lightweight bracket (u-62k) with a series of commanding performances in the UAEJJ (Jiu Jitsu) Abu Dhabi...
Date Published 21/03/2017
In a thriller of a game at Rakewood, a try in the final play of the game from Sam Plant preserved Littleborough Ladies unbeaten start to 2017.
Date Published 14/03/2017
This weekend's inexplicable result with Littleborough winning at almost a point per minute of the match this occurred whilst Littleborough’s coach, Richard Rawlinson was unable to...
Date Published 13/03/2017
In wet playing conditions that may have seen the game called off, Carlisle coped with the conditions best to come away from Littleborough with victory.
Date Published 06/03/2017
Littleborough golden girl Nicola White notched up another accolade when she visited Buckingham Palace to receive her MBE.
Date Published 01/03/2017
A high scoring match in the Lancashire Plate competition saw Southport score five tries but Littleborough progressed having scored seven tries with four converted.
Date Published 27/02/2017
Littleborough Cricket Club are proud to announce their Professional as 22 year old emerging star Ryan Burl from Zimbabwe.
Date Published 23/02/2017
Littleborough's Ladies produced their best performance yet to overcome a tricky Burnley side in front of a packed house at Rakewood.
Date Published 21/02/2017
After their longest journey of the season, Littleborough arrived at Silloth in very cold, wet and windy weather to outclass their opponents from the kick off and produce a fine...
Date Published 20/02/2017
Georgia Turner, who has recently celebrated her 14th birthday, has made the North of England squad for three matches against Southern regions.
Date Published 14/02/2017
Early positive play by Littleborough didn’t last and De La Salle won the match.
On a very wintry afternoon, cold and wet and with ground conditions barely playable...
Date Published 13/02/2017
Littleborough RUFC took revenge for defeat at Fleetwood.
The opening try followed a great catch by Boro winger Nigel Coop who raced up the wing before passing the ball infield...
Date Published 05/02/2017
On a very cold and wet Saturday Littleborough RUFC failed to score a try in a low scoring defeat to Bolton.
Date Published 30/01/2017
Erin and Ben Stott, of Littleborough Rugby Union, are making waves in the Lancashire youth rugby union set-up.
Date Published 27/01/2017
After winning her first European Judo Masters title in Croatia in 2016, double judo Olympian Sophie Cox claimed her first European Masters Jiu Jitsu crown in Lisbon over the...
Date Published 24/01/2017
Rochdalians and Littleborough RUFC held their annual event for past players on Saturday 14 January, but this year’s reunion was also an opportunity to remember former player ‘Big...
Date Published 18/01/2017
First game in the New Year, having had time off for the festive season, and it showed for Littleborough as they went down at home to Trafford.
Date Published 08/01/2017
The Mayor and Mayoress, Ray and Elaine Dutton, declared Littleborough Boxing and Fitness Club fully re-open to the public after an extensive renovation programme.
Date Published 04/01/2017
Nicola White has been awarded an MBE in the 2016 New Year's Honours list.
Nicola, from Littleborough, and all her hockey teammates have been awarded MBEs for their magnificent...
Date Published 31/12/2016
John Doherty played his last game for Littleborough RUFC on Saturday (17 December) as the company he works for has asked him to work in Northern Ireland in a more senior role.
Date Published 20/12/2016
Success at home again for Littleborough, giving them two wins in their last two matches to end the year on a high.
On a dark winters afternoon Littleborough RUFC did the double on Oldham, whom they beat earlier in the season and continued with their alternate weeks winning programme.
Date Published 13/12/2016
A game of two halves for Littleborough RUFC, terrific defending in the first half then brilliant attacking rugby in the second, alas not enough to overcome De La Salle.
Date Published 06/12/2016
Littleborough RUFC again beat a team higher in the league; Bolton are currently in second place whilst Littleborough are ninth.
Date Published 29/11/2016
With the Fleetwood pitch unfit due to the snow, the game took place down the road on council grounds and Fleetwood coped with the conditions better to run out clear winners.
Date Published 21/11/2016
Littleborough RUFC won a tight contest against Trafford MV having had to switch the game to Trafford after overnight heavy rain made the Rakewood pitch unplayable.
Date Published 14/11/2016
Practically the same team of players but nowhere near the quality of play as last week as Littleborough succumbed to Aldwinians.
Date Published 07/11/2016
A top performance from Littleborough Rugby Junior Colts produced victory against Crewe and Nantwich.
Littleborough RUFC outplayed local rivals Oldham and picked up further points for four tries scored.
Date Published 31/10/2016
Littleborough RUFC won against Cumbrian vistors on Saturday.
Littleborough welcomed back Andy Walton back from injury and he showed his out of hand kicking early on, plus early...
Date Published 24/10/2016
A number of Littleborough RUFC players have been chosen to represent Lancashire County this year having been through a trial process of over 100 other competitors of various ages.
Littleborough's double judo Olympian Sophie Cox won gold at featherweight in the Masters blue belt category at the London Fall Open IBJFF (International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu...
Date Published 20/10/2016
Littleborough RUFC were twice in front in first half but with several player changes due to injuries, couldn’t maintain the lead.
After a good long journey Littleborough...
Date Published 17/10/2016
Littleborough RUFC Ladies were slow to start, fell behind early on and never recovered as they slumped to defeat against Halifax RUFC Ladies.
Date Published 12/10/2016
Littleborough Boxing and Fitness Club have launched its very own Running Club named 'LABC Runners'.
Date Published 10/10/2016
Littleborough lost their first home match to a team slightly above them in the league.
Boro played the early part of the match in the Aspatria half but a missed a penalty...
Date Published 26/09/2016
Littleborough RUFC v Aspatria RUFC.
Meet 1.45pm for kick off at 3.00pm.
Although some players are unavailable, mainly due to injury, the strength in depth...
Date Published 22/09/2016
In defeat comes pride of character as shown by Boro, losing their Captain, Andy Bairstow to injury after only 4 minutes allowed their only substitute, Andy Roberts to come on and...
Date Published 20/09/2016
Littleoborough won their first home game of the season having taken the match to their opponents, Upper Eden RUFC.
Date Published 14/09/2016
Walsden won the first JW Lees Pennine League Premiership title on Saturday when they comfortably defeated Greenfield at Scott Street.
The Championship trophy went to Heyside...
Date Published 12/09/2016
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