Evan Hawksworth Funeral Arrangements
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Evan Hawksworth Funeral Arrangements

The funeral of Evan Hawksworth will be held at Holy Trinity Church, Rothwell LS26 0QL on Tuesday July 25th at 1:00 p.m. followed by a private cremation. Evans wake will be held at Lofthouse Golf Club. Evan’s father Gary wishes to thank his family and friends for their continued overwhelming support. He also wishes to […]

Statement on behalf of Stanley Rangers
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Statement on behalf of Stanley Rangers

It is with the deepest regret that the Stanley Rangers Club is announcing the sad passing of their under 14, player Evan Hawksworth. The club wish to express their sincerest condolences to Evan’s family. Steve Abrahams, Stanley Rangers under 14 coach has informed Evan’s teammates calling Evan “our great friend, teammate and all round good […]

Evan Hawksworth Statement
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Evan Hawksworth Statement

CLUB STATEMENT PREPARED WITH THE SUPPORT OF THE RUGBY LEAGUE BENEVOLENT FUND The Stanley Rangers Club wish to express their support for Evan Hawksworth and his family following a serious head injury whilst playing rugby. Evan sustained a critical head injury whilst playing for Stanley Rangers Under 14’s against Batley Boys on Sunday July 9th […]

Amateur rugby league player Adam “Carney” Cooper, 31, died during Men’s Division Four Match
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Amateur rugby league player Adam “Carney” Cooper, 31, died during Men’s Division Four Match

An amateur rugby league player Adam “Carney” Cooper, 31, has died during a North West Men’s League Division Four match on Saturday. Adam was playing for the Warrington side, Culcheth Eagles, away at Runcorn ARLFC on Saturday when he collapsed on the side-lines of the match. The open age team was playing away at Runcorn […]

Watch: Lizzie Jones talks about her upcoming Challenge Cup performance
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Watch: Lizzie Jones talks about her upcoming Challenge Cup performance

Hear from Lizzie Jones, who will sing the traditional Challenge Cup final hymn, Abide With Me at Wembley ahead of the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup final. Lizzie lost her husband Danny Jones, the Keighley Cougars player who passed away on Sunday May 3rd after suffering a suspected cardiac arrest during a League 1 match against London […]

Lizzie Jones to perform Abide With Me at Wembley
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Lizzie Jones to perform Abide With Me at Wembley

The RFL is delighted to announce that Lizzie Jones will sing the traditional Ladbrokes Challenge Cup final hymn, Abide With Me prior to kick-off at Wembley Stadium on Saturday August 29. Lizzie, the wife of former Keighley Cougars and Wales international Danny Jones, is a professional singer who wants to use the occasion to thank […]

Zac France Seriously Injured
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Zac France Seriously Injured

Zak France was seriously injured, playing for Cheltenham Phoenix against Bath Romans in a regional cup final. Zak is a rugby league player locally produced by the Cheltenham club. His injuries are substantial having damaged his spinal cord. He is paralysed down one side of his body and his condition is said to be steadily […]

Tributes paid to Danny Jones
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Tributes paid to Danny Jones

Rugby League mourned the loss of Keighley Cougars stand-off Danny Jones, His wife, Lizzie, and the couple’s five-month-old twins, Bobby and Phoebe went onto the field prior to kick-off as the rugby league family paid their respects. DONATE HERE – https://www.justgiving.com/dannyjones29

Danny Jones Tribute Video
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Danny Jones Tribute Video

A tribute to Keighley Cougars player Danny Jones who passed away on Sunday May 3rd after suffering a suspected cardiac arrest during a League 1 match against London Skolars. DONATE HERE https://www.justgiving.com/dannyjones29

Trust Fund to be Set up for Twins
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Trust Fund to be Set up for Twins

Lizzie Jones, the wife of Danny, has requested that all monies raised for the family of Danny to be put into a special Trust Fund for their five month old twins Phoebe and Bobby. The family want to help protect Phoebe and Bobby’s future using Danny’s legacy. Lizzie Jones said, “We are totally overwhelmed by […]