Author: Oliver Thorpe

Tom Curry with the ball against Glasgow in the Heineken Champions Cup

RUGBY UNION: Sale Sharks handed European thrashing by Glasgow Warriors

Sale Sharks ended their Heineken Champions Cup campaign with a 45-7 home defeat at the hands of Glasgow Warriors. Tries […]

Salford Divisional Commander's award ceremony.
Swinton Police Station. Image Credit: GMP

Teenager given bravery award by GMP for knife tackle

A teenager has been presented with Greater Manchester Police’s District Superintendent’s Award for Bravery for prizing a 12-inch blade off […]

RUGBY UNION: Diamond “disappointed” with referee after Exeter defeat

RUGBY UNION: Diamond “disappointed” with referee after Exeter defeat

Sale Sharks’ Director of Rugby Steve Diamond was left baffled by some of the refereeing decisions during his sides narrow […]

Akker van der Merwe

RUGBY UNION: Sale suffer European blow at expense of Exeter

Sale Sharks’ hopes of reaching the quarter-finals in the Heineken Champions Cup suffered a dent after their narrow 20-22 defeat […]

Salford based business helps community and environment with e-bikes

Salford based business helps community and environment with e-bikes

A Salford based bicycle hire business are helping the community while trying to play a part in saving the environment. Machester […]

Sam James trains

RUGBY UNION: Europe a welcome distraction for Sale Sharks

Sale Sharks centre Sam James has admitted that Sunday’s Heineken Champions Cup match against the Exeter Chiefs is a welcome […]

CRICKET: Lancashire fixtures released for 2020 season

CRICKET: Lancashire fixtures released for 2020 season

Lancashire Cricket will return to Division One of the Specsavers County Championship in 2020 and they will kick-off their campaign […]

Rohan Janse van Rensburg scores a try during Sale Sharks' 25-15 win over La Rochelle in the Heineken Champions Cup
Image credit: Sale Sharks

RUGBY UNION: Sale open European account with win over La Rochelle

Sale Sharks registered their first win in Europe this season with a 25-15 victory over 14-man La Rochelle at the […]