Sport

Harrogate Railway Ladies vs Castleford White Rose

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Harrogate Railway Ladies were played Castleford White Rose yesterday (19 October 14) in the County cup and put in their best performance this year so far. Unfortunately Railway came away with a 1-0 loss, but the score line could have been in rails favour with a bit more luck on their side. With the wind blowing a gale down the ... Read More »

Worcester City v Harrogate Town

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Worcester overcame the handicap of losing goalkeeper, Jose Veiga after only twenty seconds, to record a 2-0 victory over Harrogate Town. A promising Town move featuring Nicky Featherstone,Rhys Meynell and James Walshaw which was ended by an offside flag, saw Veiga removed to hospital with a badly gashed leg after a collision with one of his own defenders.Central defender Wayne ... Read More »

Harrogate darts roundup

Darts in the Harrogate & District league has been quiet over the last Year as far as sports reports are concerned so a quick summary will allow old and new readers to catch up on the local leagues action. Last Winter and Summer leagues saw a new top team in the area achieving a rare double of league titles, Manhattan ... Read More »

Harrogate Town 0 – 0 Gainsborough Trinity

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On a distinctly autumnal evening at the CNG Stadium, Town and Gainsborough battled out a sterile goalless draw in front of Town’s lowest crowd of the season. James Walshaw and Dominic Rowe made the starting line up,while Callum Hassan was recalled to the subs bench. Town made the quicker start and soon threatened through a smart turn and shot from ... Read More »

Brayton Belles 3 – 3 Harrogate Railway Ladies

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Harrogate Railway Ladies faced a tough challenge today away to top of the league Brayton Belles, with the official referee not turning up a stand in was found to allow the game to start 13 minutes late, not a good omen! Railway started very well forcing 4 corners in the first 10 minutes and testing the Brayton keeper however on ... Read More »

Chorley FC 4 – 0 Harrogate Town

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Injury hit Harrogate Town’s return to Victory Park, Chorley, after a twelve year gap ended in a  heavy 4-0 defeat. Simon Weaver recalled Shane Killock as captain and included new signings,Nicky Featherstone and Lewis Coyle in the starting line up. The game started disastrously for Town when after only two minutes the defence were unable to deal with Josh Hine’s ... Read More »

Harrogate Rugby Club launches £200,000 cockerel appeal

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Harrogate Rugby Union Football Club (HRUFC) today launches a £200,000 appeal to help cover the remaining cost of its new £3 million home at Follifoot. The club is urging the district’s business community to get behind ‘The Cockerel Appeal’ as it prepares to move with its 800 plus members to the new ground and clubhouse in January 2015. The majority ... Read More »

Harrogate Railway Ladies 5 -1 Keighley Ladies

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The Railway Ladies played host to Keighley Ladies in there second league match and came out with a comfortable 5-1 win. Railway certainly looked the better team for the first 17 minutes, passing well and getting behind the Keighley defence, midfielders Rachel McDonald and Jodi Hodgson had a great game forcing some strong tackles and feeding the ball left and ... Read More »

Harrogate Town 1 -2 Stockport County

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For the second season running Harrogate Town exited the F A Cup at the first hurdl,e when they lost 2-1 to Stockport County. Luke Dean and Leigh Franks made the starting line up replacing the suspended Simon Lenighan and the injured Dave McGurk. Town made the better start and Callum Hassan could have given them a first minute lead when ... Read More »

Away win for Harrogate Town against Leamington

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Harrogate Town’s visit to the New Windmill Ground saw them run out 3-1 winners and gain their first away success of the season. Town’s new signing,Callum Hassam,was given a start,and Adam Nowakowski and Craig Nelthorpe were recalled to the ranks. Town were given an early opportunity when home keeper,Neil Collett was booked for handling just outside his area,but the “Brakes” ... Read More »