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HopFest 2018 – Latest Update


HopFest 2018 arrives tomorrow – please keep reading for an update on the plans for the weekend. -Plenty of tickets are available for Friday and we are able to provide the option to pay on the door. Enjoy the first pick of the ale, cider, lager and gin in the sunshine and don’t forget your […]

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David Leslie Passes Away


The Club is very sad to report the death of former Scottish international referee David Leslie (75). Apart from his illustrious refereeing career, David was a much liked and respected Member of Fylde and served as Chairman of Rugby and Chairman of Discipline, and had many friends at Hoppers. Our sincere condolences go to his wife Barbara, […]

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Ladies Rugby Recruitment


The Ladies section at the club is going from strength to strength, and there are a number of events coming up for anyone who would like to get involved. Please see the posters below for more information.

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Malcolm Alden & Mike Forshaw accompanied the Preston City Council Mayoral party on their Twin Town visit to Kalisz in Poland where Malcolm held a training session with both senior and junior members of the newly formed Husaria rugby club who are hoping to travel to Preston during August 2019 and compete in the International […]

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Alex Hurst to Take on Dual Role in 2018/19


PGRFC is delighted to announce that the experienced Alex Hurst has agreed to become a player-coach at Lightfoot Green for the 2018/19 season. Alex will combine being an important player within the squad with being the club’s new Head of Strength & Conditioning. Hurst joined Hoppers last summer and made 13 appearances during the season. […]

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Help with Votes


Club Treasurer, Martin Hothersall, is asking for your help. Please could you vote in favour of a garden for his Grandchildren who are disabled and would really benefit from a garden makeover. Please click the following link for more information and to vote –

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Hoppers Face Sandal In Last Game Of The Season


Preston Grasshoppers complete their season as it started with a fixture against Yorkshire side Sandal, this time played at Lightfoot Green, kicking off at the slightly later time of 3pm. The game at Sandal gave Hoppers supporters a glimpse of what was to come in a number of games this season when a late converted […]

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Fixtures – 21/04/18


With the season coming to an end, some of our sides will be playing their last games this weekend. Here are the fixtures, good luck to everyone involved! 21/04 1st XV vs Sandal (Home, 15:00) 2nd XV vs Caldy 2s (Away, 15:00) 4th XV vs Rossendale 3s (Away, 15:00) 5th XV vs Aspull 2s Aspull […]

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Fixtures – 14/04/18


Here are this weekend’s fixtures, good luck to everyone involved! 14/04 1st XV vs Billingham (Away, 14:30) 2nd XV vs Chester 2s (Home, 15:00) 3rd XV vs Rochdale 2s (Home, 15:00) 4th XV vs Upper Eden 2s (Away, 15:00) 5th XV vs Garstang 2s (Away, 15:00) 6th XV vs Fleetwood 3s (Home, 15:00) 15/04 Ladies […]

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Fixtures – 07/04/18


Here are this weekend’s fixtures, good luck to everyone involved! 07/04 1st XV vs Morley (Home, 14:30) 2nd XV vs Sedgley Park 2s (Away, 12:00) 3rd XV vs Vale of Lune 2s (Away, 15:00) 4th XV vs Rossendale 3s (Home, 15:00) 5th XV vs Colne & Nelson 2s (Home, 15:00) 6th XV vs Bolton 3s […]

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