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England vs Wales Tickets

06-01-2016

SUMMER TEST – England v Wales May 29th 2016 England v Wales offers you a fantastic opportunity to see England at Twickenham outside of the 6 Nations. Members may apply for as many tickets as you want. Applications should be received by Friday 15th January 2016 together with full payment. Tickets are NOT sold on a sale or […]

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New classes for Dancers

04-01-2016

Dancers are starting 2016 with new classes for beginners at Preston Grasshoppers. Dancers are an integral part of the club and have been running classes at Lightfoot Green for several years on a Sunday, Monday and Tuesday night. Sunday 10th 7.00pm – Ballroom & Latin Monday 11th 7.30pm – Argentine Tango & 50’s style Rock […]

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Weight Watchers starting at Hoppers

27-12-2015

2016 will see the start of a new weekly Weight Watchers meeting being held at Lightfoot Green every Saturday morning at 10am. The organiser, Emma Tye, sent us the paragraph below explaining a bit more. “Want to feel fabulous in 2016? Come and join me Emma Tye for my brand new Weight Watchers meeting starting […]

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Supporters Coach to Sale FC

27-12-2015

The 1869 Club are running a supporters coach to the 1st XV game at Sale FC on Saturday 2nd January. Sale FC play at the former home of Sale Sharks at Heywood Road so this should prove to be a popular trip! Time: 10.45am from Club Car Park (KO 2.15pm) Cost: £15 Lunch to be […]

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Hoppers U18s to trial for North

22-12-2015

Hoppers U18s players James Hesketh and Jacob Browne have both been selected to trial for the North Division, the next step on the ladder to selection for the England U18s side. James and Jacob are part of an 8 strong Lancashire contingent selected for the upcoming trials. Congratulations and best wishes to James and Jacob from […]

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Interview with Chris Johnson

21-12-2015

Unfortunately due to the weather conditions we have had to cancel the Boxing Day Match that was due to take place this afternoon. On Boxing Day at 1pm a Chris Johnson XV will line up against a Hoppers XV. Chris has been awarded this years testimonial game after 14 years of service to the Mini/Junior […]

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Santa Hat Saturday Success

21-12-2015

The club would like to say a big thank you to everyone who came down to the club at the weekend and took part in Santa Hat Saturday. Thanks to your generosity we managed to raise £485.34 for the Joining Jack charity. It was fantastic to see the clubhouse full of red Santa hats as […]

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Haleys sponsor Sedgley match

16-12-2015

We’re delighted to be welcoming Haleys Business Advisers to Lightfoot Green on Saturday as our Main Match Sponsors for the 1st XV game with Sedgley Park. Haleys Business Advisers have been long time sponsors of the club and this year took up the main shirt sponsorship of the 1st XV kit. Ahead of the game […]

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Hoppers Community Lottery Launching in 2016

16-12-2015

2016 will see the launch of the new Hoppers Community Lottery. The Community Lottery will be replacing the 250 Club and will move from being a monthly draw to a weekly draw. All funds raised will continue be used on projects to improve the facilities and equipment for all members at Preston Grasshoppers. Membership to the […]

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Santa Hat Saturday, 19th December

10-12-2015

Preston Grasshoppers is proud to be supporting ‘Santa Hat Saturday’ on Saturday 19th September to raise money for the Joining Jack charity. Santa Hat Saturday is a very simple idea based upon spectators and players (during the warm up and after the game) wearing a Santa hat to watch the game and paying just £1 […]

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