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Pictures from Sesquicentenary Dinner


Please navigate through the slideshow below and have a look through the brilliant images below which were taken at the Sesquicentenary Dinner which recently took place in the clubhouse. Photographer David Simmons was on hand to capture the shots including guest speakers Dick Greenwood, Gill Burns and Chris Kelly.

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L&M Healthcare confirmed as main sponsors of the International Tournament


Preston Grasshoppers is thrilled to confirm the main sponsor of the International Tournament from 31stAugust to 1stSeptember is L&M Healthcare. Part of the 150th year celebrations, the International Tournament will take place at Lightfoot Green Lane and will consist of teams from Formia (Italy), Dendermonde (Belgium) plus the Preston City Twin Town team from Almelo (Holland). […]

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Everton Soccer School Visits Hoppers


The Everton Soccer School will have a day at Hoppers on the 23rd of July from 10am until 3pm. It’s open to children aged between 4 and 14 and costs £20 for the day. Mike Salla, Everton in the Community’s Soccer School manager, said, “A typical day at a camp includes a proper ‘footballer’s style’ […]

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The Sun Shone On Hopfest Again


It can only be described as a resounding success! Friday kicked off at 12 noon with the business networking event sponsored by Shout, NetDec and Zebra Colour. There were hundreds of business people having a drink and enjoying a chat in the sun. Teatime saw the doors open to the public and an influx of […]

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Free Entry – Half Price Beer! HopFest Sunday 7th July


The Sunday session of HopFest is free and runs from Noon to 4pm with bargains and takeaways available.  All real ale is £1.75 a pint and we have take away cartons available to take some home.

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Sesquicentenary Dinner Tickets


The Club invites applications for the second round of tickets for the Sesquicentenary Dinner. Up to four applications per member or former player may be made and in the event of over subscription tickets will be allocated on a discretionary basis recognising an individual’s contribution to the Hoppers over the years. Those who applied in […]

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Sale Sharks v Saracens


The Hoppers Girls section are organising a club visit to see Sale Sharks v Saracens On Friday 4th January 2019, KO 19:45 pm Return Travel from Preston Grasshoppers Rugby Club Tickets are £22.50* Please confirm your place by emailing When emailing please state your name, contact email and how many tickets you require. Deadline for ticket […]

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Thanks to everyone who came to our bonfire night


Our bonfire night with fireworks and funfair was a sell out success. The weather was kind to us and the fireworks were fabulous. Thank you to all our volunteers and staff and, of course, all the people who attended. Here are few pictures of the evening.

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Summer Ball 2019


To celebrate the start of the 150th anniversary season the club is holding a Midsummer’s Ball on Friday 21st June 2019 which will take place in a marquee on pitch 2 at Lightfoot Green. As advertised, anyone who took a table at last years Summer Ball has the first priority for this year. The club […]

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Macclesfield Hospitality


Hoppers next outing at Lightfoot Green is on Saturday 13th October when the lads host Macclesfield. There are still a few pre-match lunch tables left for this fixture as well as the Hoppers Rollers pre-match cycle ride taking place. Paul Arnold’s men will be looking to start another long unbeaten home run after having their […]

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