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The Harris and Preston Markets to be lit purple to mark one year until Rugby League World Cup

The Harris Museum in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall The Harris Museum and Art Gallery and Preston Markets are being lit up in ‘power purple’ to celebrate that it is only one year to go until the Rugby League […]

6 days ago
Initiative to encourage Rugby League participation in Preston as World Cup tickets go on sale

Ryan Allen, new rugby League Development officer at Preston North End Community and Education Trust. Pic: PNECET Preston North End Community and Education Trust is working to get more locals interested in Rugby League ahead of next year’s World Cup in England and Wales. To help increase […]

1 month ago
Rugby League World Cup 2021 launches free ticket offer for frontline workers

Rugby League World Cup trophy Pic: Leeds Library and Information Service Rugby League World Cup 2021 (RLWC2021) will reward frontline heroes by providing 20,021 free tickets as a mark of gratitude for their contribution during the COVID-19 pandemic. Jon Dutton, RLWC2021 […]

2 months ago
New Rugby League education programme available to schools in Preston

Rugby League World Cup trophy Pic: Leeds Library and Information Service As one of the hosts for Rugby League World Cup 2021 (RLWC2021), schools across Preston are being encouraged to download a brand-new classroom resource ahead of children returning to school […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement UCLan joins forces with Wales Rugby League to ensure lasting World Cup legacy

Former UCLan student Rhodri Loyd who graduated in 2019 With Wales’ men’s team based in Preston for the Rugby League World Cup 2021 (RWLC2021), Wales Rugby league (WRL) is partnering with Preston City Council and the University of Central […]

4 months ago
Preston to host Wales’ Men’s team training base during Rugby League World Cup 2021

UCLan Sports Arena from the air Pic: UCLan Sports Arena / Facebook With less than 500 days to go until the opening fixture of the Rugby League World Cup 2021 (RLWC2021), tournament organisers have announced Preston as the training base for Wales’ […]

4 months ago
Rugby League World Cup trophy coming Preston

Rugby League World Cup trophy Pic: Leeds Library and Information Service The Rugby League World Cup trophy is coming to the Harris. The Paul Barrière trophy is touring the country ahead of England hosting the World Cup tournament in 2021. The […]

2 years ago
Preston competes to be Rugby League World Cup training camp

Scotland players in training at the Sports Arena Scotland rugby league players in training at the Sports Arena Preston has formally begun its bid to become a training camp for the Rugby League World Cup. The tournament is […]

2 years ago
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