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Hoppers featured on NCA Rugby Podcast

03-09-2019

At the end of August we were delighted to welcome Joe Harvey & Chris Heal from the NCA Rugby Podcast down to Lightfoot Green to talk to Head Coach Paul Arnold, PJ Millea, Matt Lamprey and special guest, Tim Haley. You can listen to the podcast using the player below.

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Greenwood remembers his roots

03-09-2019

Former Hopper, England and British Lion Will Greenwood took to twitter this afternoon to show his club roots. Alongside Brian O’Driscoll (Blackrock College) and Jonny Wilkinson (Farnham Rugby Club), Will slipped his first club shirt on as part of a promotion for Land Rover Rugby. I’m sure you’ll agree that Will wears it well!   […]

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Hoppers start with Sedgley

02-09-2019

Preston Grasshoppers  vs. Sedgley Park – Kick Off 2:30pm Preston Grasshoppers kick off the new season of league fixtures with a home game against one of their closest rivals in Sedgley Park who travel from Prestwich situated between Manchester and Bury. Last season’s encounter at Lightfoot Green was an exciting end to end game with […]

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The Sesquicentennial International Tournament

02-09-2019

As part of the year-long programme of events celebrating 150 years of the club, an international tournament, sponsored by L&M Healthcare, was held over the weekend at Lightfoot Green. Teams arrived from Formia in Italy, Dendermonde in Belgium, Almelo in Holland, who are twinned with Preston, along with a large contingent supporting the womens’ rugby […]

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