Birkenshaw Rugby League Club are sorry to inform of the passing of 32 year old Max Blakeley. Max came off the pitch and later became poorly. Paramedics were called but were unable to revive him. His family have requested privacy at this difficult time. The Club will issue a further statement when appropriate.
Scott Rooke was injured whilst playing for Workington Town against Whitehaven in the annual derby clash for the Ike Southward Memorial trophy. 23 year old Rooke remains in Newcastle RVI where he is receiving the best specialist care possible and continues to undergo tests. The RFL Benevolent Fund are in close contact with Scott […]