Benevolent Fund Video Released
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Benevolent Fund Video Released

Though the tough physical nature of Rugby League is one of the things fans love about the game, it unfortunately means that, on occasion, serious life changing accidents can occur. While these are thankfully rare, the effect on the individuals concerned is devastating. The Rugby League Benevolent Fund was established to help players who suffer […]

New Marketing Brand Sought
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New Marketing Brand Sought

The RFL Benevolent Fund is investigating the possibility of using a new branding title for the organisation. Many charities are now using a separate frontline trendy title to promote themselves, such as “Everyman” used by the Testicular Cancer Charity. The Trustees are looking for a snappy definitive title with Rugby League connections and a natural […]

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Wheelchair Rugby League

The England Wheelchair Rugby League Squad were crowned World Champions in the inaugural Wheelchair Tag Rugby League World Cup held in Sydney, September 2008. The squad returned to a heroes welcome after going through the tournament undefeated, beating pre tournament favourites France and Australia and a spirited New Zealand Barbarian side en route.Captain Martin Norris […]

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First Ever General Manager for RFL Benevolent Fund

Experienced club chairman, director and chief executive Stephen Ball has been appointed as the first-ever General Manager of the Rugby League Benevolent Fund. Ball (51) takes up his full-time post at the beginning of March, administering the Fund which aims to support players whose lives are affected by serious injuries sustained while playing the game […]