North Ribblesdale present long-serving prop John Thwaite with Lifetime Achievement Award

Craven Herald:

10:33am Thursday 10th July 2014

NORTH Ribblesdale’s stalwart prop forward John Thwaite has won a special accolade.

Club's facing cuts to fixtures when RFU leagues plan kicks in

Craven Herald: Scrum half Stephen Depledge clears from a ruck

11:55am Thursday 12th June 2014

The Rugby Football Union's controversial proposals to reduce the number of league games that clubs play has been shelved - for a season.

Otley prop Hill included to face Australia Under-20s

Craven Herald: Paul Hill, who was on loan to Otley last season from Leeds Carnegie, again starts for England Under-20s, this time against Australia

12:11am Friday 6th June 2014

Otley prop Paul Hill has retained his place in the England Under-20 team for their second International Rugby Board Junior World Championship clash against Australia later this morning.

Leeds Carnegie name youthful line-up for semi-final

Craven Herald: Englsand Under-20s players Paul Hill, left, and Jack Walker, centre, who havde been selected in the front for for Leeds Carnegie tomorrow. Also pictured is clubmate Lewis Boyce

9:00am Saturday 3rd May 2014

Leeds Carnegie head coach James Lowes has named an exciting line up to travel to Bristol in the British & Irish Cup semi-final tomorrow.

Leeds Carnegie confirm play-off berth

Craven Herald: Chris Walker has lost his place on the bench for Leeds Carnegie

8:30pm Sunday 13th April 2014

Leeds Carnegie have secured their place in the Greene King IPA Championship play-offs, thanks to a 40-14 home victory over Plymouth Albion today.

North Ribblesdale end with fine victory

Craven Herald: Winger Simon Bolland on the ball

North Ribblesdale 39 Selby 0

Predictable North Ribblesdale are beaten

Craven Herald: Scrum half Peter Cook throws out a pass

Ilkley 32 North Ribblesdale 12

Backs show way forward for North Ribblesdale

Craven Herald: Josh McFarlane made try-saving tackles

9:24am Thursday 3rd April 2014

North Ribblesdale 25 Heath 20 

Walker is one of four Leeds Carnegie changes

Craven Herald: Chris Walker has lost his place on the bench for Leeds Carnegie

9:20pm Friday 28th March 2014

Leeds Carnegie's head coach James Lowes has made four changes to his side to travel to Nottingham on Sunday in the Greene King IPA Championship.

Pontefract win takes edge off Keighley's derby joy

Craven Herald: Keighley's Sam Walker battles for a loose ball with a North Ribb opponent

9:00pm Sunday 23rd March 2014

Keighley 8 North Ribblesdale 5

A fitting tribute to Walker memory

Craven Herald: Johnny Walker excelled as a cross-code rugby player

7:40pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

Former Otley rugby union and Cougars rugby league star Johnny Walker will be remembered on Friday.

North Ribblesdale young guns shine

Craven Herald: Jonny Moore puts in the hard yards to bring Ribb forward

 North Ribblesdale 34 Wath-upon-Dearne 15

North Ribblesdale sunk as Phoenix pack rise to the challenge

Craven Herald: Matt Speres leads the way

Doncaster Phoenix 31 North Ribblesdale 6

Scarborough pay penalty as Richards sticks the boot in to seasiders' hopes

Craven Herald: Sam Boatwright makes a powerful charge

9:00am Thursday 27th February 2014

North Ribblesdale 9 Scarborough 3

Jacob shows the right balance on school visit

Craven Herald: Bradford Grammar School old boy Jacob Rowan passes on strenth and conditioning tips on his return to the school

10:00am Thursday 20th February 2014

Bradford Grammar School old boy Jacob Rowan went back to his school last week to pass on strength and conditioning tips to the current senior rugby players.

These mud larks are proving no fun as North Ribblesdale get bogged down

Craven Herald: Jonathan Richards scored two tries and sustained hamstring injury

12:46pm Thursday 13th February 2014

North Ribblesdale 5 Dinnington 24

North Ribblesdale lack cutting edge as they bow out of Yorkshire Shield

Craven Herald: North Ribblesdale prop Luke Mellin is tackled

9:04am Thursday 6th February 2014

Ilkley 26 North Ribblesdale 0

Wind changes direction so North Ribblesdale can't turn the tide at Bridlington

Craven Herald: North Ribblesdale flanker Nathan Dakin

12:49pm Thursday 30th January 2014

Bridlington 18 North Ribblesdale 10

Strugglers Acklam make it tough for North Ribblesdale at Grove Park

Craven Herald: North Ribblesdale's Nathan Dakin is tackled

11:10am Thursday 23rd January 2014

North Ribblesdale 16 Acklam 3

Moon shines as North Ribblesdale give Hayden Viles winning send off

Craven Herald: Hayden Viles is returning to New Zealand

8:34am Thursday 16th January 2014

York 13 North Ribblesdale 16

Pontefract 's new year resolution keeps North Ribblesdale at bay

Craven Herald: Replacement Ethan Henare attacks the Pontefract defensive line

11:47am Thursday 9th January 2014

North Ribblesdale 13 Pontefract 15

Scrooke-like Ribb win all the plaudits for stirking to a plan

Craven Herald: North Ribblesdale's stickability will have pleased Hayden Viles in one of his last competitive matches for the club

1:10pm Thursday 19th December 2013

Old Brodleians 3, North Ribblesdale 14

North Ribblesdale's run of wins against Ilkley comes to an end at Grove Park

Craven Herald: Pete Small scores Ilkley's second try

8:47am Thursday 12th December 2013

North Ribblesdale 0 Ilkley 17

North Ribblesdale made to pay for their lack of direction

Craven Herald: Stephen Moon gave another fine performance

11:49am Thursday 5th December 2013

Heath 39 North Ribblesdale 15

Keighley urged to show resolve after derby defeat

Craven Herald: North Ribblesdale’s Alex Naylor shrugs off a challenge from Marco Ferrazzano

7:00pm Sunday 24th November 2013

North Ribblesdale 25 Keighley 7

Ribb swamped by Wath defence

Craven Herald: John Thwaite played alongside his three sons

11:48am Thursday 14th November 2013

Wath-upon-Dearne 12 North Ribblesdale 0

North Ribblesdale take a mauling

Craven Herald: Matt Speres breaks away

8:00am Thursday 7th November 2013

North Ribblesdale 18 Doncaster Phoenix 22

North Ribblesdale let it slip

Craven Herald: Stephen Moon gave another fine performance

7:00am Thursday 31st October 2013

Scarborough 21 North Ribblesdale 21

Moon shines in North Ribblesdale defeat

Craven Herald: Stephen Moon gave another fine performance

10:19am Thursday 24th October 2013

Dinnington 26 North Ribblesdale 24 

Jack Walker is youngest forward to start for Leeds Carnegie at 17

Craven Herald: Jack Walker is among nine changes made by England Under-18s

5:00pm Friday 18th October 2013

Former Settle College student Jack Walker is set to become the youngest Leeds Carnegie forward to start a game after being named in James Lowes’ side to face Gala in the British and Irish Cup tomorrow at York (2.30pm).

North Ribblesdale coast to victory

Craven Herald: Stephen Moon leads a break

12:23pm Thursday 17th October 2013

North Ribblesdale 50 Bridlington 0

Problems on the cards for Ribb

Craven Herald: Simon Bolland's pace proved a key weapon

10:54am Thursday 10th October 2013

Acklam 26 North Ribblesdale 33

Boyle steams in with a double

Craven Herald: Danny Boyle in action against Winsford

10:57am Thursday 10th October 2013

Barnoldswick Town 2 Winsford United 1

North Ribblesdale are York-ed

Craven Herald: North Ribblesdale flanker Nathan Dakin

10:48am Thursday 3rd October 2013

North Ribblesdale 30 York 31

You can bet on Ribb to win away from home these days

Craven Herald: Simon Bolland was a constant danger running from deep for North Ribblesdale

12:20pm Thursday 26th September 2013

Pontefract 16, North Ribblesdale 32

Strong finish secure victory for Ribb

Craven Herald: Simon Bolland's pace proved a key weapon

12:46pm Thursday 19th September 2013

North Ribblesdale 18 Old Brodleians 12

Breakaway try shatters Ribb's hopes

Craven Herald: Matt Speres breaks away

12:02pm Thursday 12th September 2013

Selby 33 North Ribblesdale 20

Ribb cruise to Shield victory

Craven Herald: Steven Moon scores a try for North Ribblesdale

11:35am Thursday 5th September 2013

North Ribblesdale 43 Pontefract 5

England name Hill and Walker in starting line-up

Craven Herald: Jack Walker is among nine changes made by England Under-18s

6:10pm Monday 12th August 2013

Prince Henry's Grammar School duo Paul Hill and Jack Walker have both been named in the England Under-18s' starting line-up to face Wales tomorrow (3pm) on the second game of their South African tour.

Ribb followed look to a brighter future

1:16pm Thursday 25th April 2013

Knottingley 26 North Ribblesdale 17

Richards is North Ribb's match winner

Craven Herald: Skipton's Jonathan Richards

11:19am Thursday 18th April 2013

North Ribblesdale 14 Ilkley 13

Leaders too tough for Ribb

Craven Herald: Will Davidson takes on the Driffield defence

10:47am Thursday 4th April 2013

North Ribblesdale 10 Driffield 55

Jack is expecting massive French test

Craven Herald: Jack Walker was at hooker alongside his Leeds Carnegie clubmate Paul Hill

9:30pm Friday 29th March 2013

Prince Henry’s Grammar School hooker Jack Walker is looking forward to England Under-18s’ FIRA/AER European Championship final against France in Grenoble tomorrow (4pm).

Yorkshire RFU scraps cup competitions

Craven Herald: Rob Baldwin lifted the Yorkshire Cup for Wharfedale in 2010 but there will be no winner in 2013

9:05am Thursday 28th March 2013

The Yorkshire RFU have cancelled their three major knockout competitions due to the bad weather.

Muddy marvellous as Ribb triumph

Craven Herald: Prop Richard Lynn was a muddy marvel

11:23am Thursday 14th March 2013

Wath 15 North Ribblesdale 24

McGee asks fans to play their part

Craven Herald: Tom McGee wants Wharfedale to regain their momentum

9:42am Thursday 7th March 2013

Wharfedale coach Tom McGee makes no bones about the importance of Saturday’s game against Cinderford.

Boss sees red as Barlick are beaten

Craven Herald: Kevin Richardson is in charge

9:47am Thursday 7th March 2013

Maine Road 1 Barnoldswick Town 0

Threlfall's last-minute equaliser

Craven Herald: The recalled Mark Threlfall fires in a cross-cum-shot for Barnoldswick Town

9:45am Thursday 7th March 2013

Barnoldswick Town 1 Wigan Robin Park 1

Ribb fall victim to YMCA's backs

Craven Herald: Robbie Davidson runs through for the first try

9:38am Thursday 7th March 2013

North Ribblesdale 19 Huddersfield YMCA 29

It' an uphill battle for North Ribblesdale

Craven Herald: Player-coach Hatden Viles set up the first try

9:07am Thursday 14th February 2013

Dinnington 23 North Ribblesdale 8






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