The Latest news from KLRUFC

  • We are very sad to announce that former Club President Jim Dwyer passed away in his sleep last night. Jim was one of the founder members of our Mini and Youth sections and President from 2001-2003. Ji

  • Photo Finish  A personal view by Cammie Hodgkinson   Earlier in the season the tough Rossendale outfit had come from behind down the slope to nick the win in injury time at their Marl Pits ground. Thi

  • Dalesmen penned in at Kirkby  A personal view by Cammie Hodgkinson There were poignant moments of silence around the pitch before this game in tribute to Club President, Bryan (Brad) Bradshaw. A blue

  • Since 1877 we have called Underley Park our home. First on a grace and favour arrangement, then as a tenant and now we have purchased the 30 acre site. The purchase is with thanks to the hard work of

  • It is with deep sadness that we have to report our Club President, Bryan Bradshaw, has died at home this morning after a long illness. Our thoughts and prayers are with Bryan’s family and friends.  Th

  • Hard times at Kendal A personal view by Cammie Hodgkinson Kirkby’s first visit to the new Kendal club where the main pitch was deemed unplayable due to frost, like the Curates egg it was good in parts

  • Colts match v Blackburn cancelled due to frozen pitch

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  • Pitch inspection at 8.00am tomorrow ahead of the Hull game

  • Careless talk at Wirral  A personal view by Cammie Hodgkinson First a mention for the “Buddha”, prop Cameron Rowse who has returned home to New Zealand, thanks from everyone Cameron it was great to ha

  • Sandal Flip-Flop   A personal view by Cammie Hodgkinson   The highest ever recorded rainfall over twenty four hours fell mid week on already saturated ground in South Lakeland which, given the standin

  • This Friday – Monday 20% off all KLRUFC branded goods that are available through O’Neills online shop. 7-10 days delivery;plenty of time for Xmas https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/rugby

  • On another spectacular autumn’s day Kirkby were away to Keswick, weather conditions were good, a crisp sunny day with temperatures around 6C although the chilly breeze made it feel much colder. Kirkby

  •   Willing ‘em at Billingham  A personal view by Cammie Hodgkinson Find something to bite on because this is going to hurt!  Willing ‘em – yes a large travelling Kirkby support did just that but, after

  • On Saturday 18th the KL Development Squad play Liverpool University Veterinarians at Underley in the 2nd round of a Raging Bull Intermediate Cup competition – KO 2:15pm. Prior to the game the club wil

  • Less is Morley  A personal view by Cammie Hodgkinson Dave Barton was back at ten for this one but it is dismaying that the injury Leandro Kwiczor picked up during the warm up at Lymm last time out is

  • On Thursday 11th and Saturday 13th January rugbynats.co.uk will be at the club filming interviews and the action, featuring training, pre match build up and the match itself between KLRUFC and Rossend

  • Starting on Saturday our 1st XV welcome Morley to Underley for a 2.00pm kick off. Also at home are the Wanderers who face Colne & Nelson also kicking off at 2.00pm. Whilst our Development XV head

  • Help! We need some volunteers to help take down the marquee on Friday morning at 10.00am. Please email chair@klrufc.co.uk or text 074438 69038 if you are able to help.

  • Due to injuries and unavailability’s Kirkby 

  • Please note all Saturday home game fixtures from 4th November until the end of february will be a 2.00pm kick off

  • We are looking to recruit a Commercial Manager to manage and develop the various revenue streams open to the club to be enable continued growth. Working with and reporting to the Management Committee,

  • Kirkby’s magnificent run of 51 consecutive home league wins ended when Harrogate snatched the lead back in the dying moments of the game. It had rained throughout the match, the wind and rain intensif

  • Junior Colts Match v Blackburn off tomorrow due to waterlogged pitch

  • Due to our Opposition Clubs not being able to raise a team, the Wanderers game against Eccles on the Saturday 14th October and the Junior Colts game against Wirral on Sunday 15th have been cancelled.

  • Kirkby took on promotion contenders Preston Grasshoppers on  Saturday at Lightfoot Green. The home side scraping home by the narrowest of margins and it was a visibly wilting Hoppers who, although in

  • To start, a post script from the Rossendale match last week where some thought Skipper Ben Walker was not his usual self at scrum half. They were right, it turned out the injury he was carrying for mo

  • Rossendale are well established in what is now called the Northern Premiership division, they are one of the top sides who narrowly lost a promotion play off which would have taken them into National

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  • On the 25th November, ahead of the game vs Sandal we are having a reunion. A great chance to catch share some news and memories and enjoy a few beers.

  • On the 8th October we will be hosting 14+ clubs and schools from Cumbria, Lancashire and beyond

  • Kirkby took their magnificent 28 games unbeaten record to Ilkley’s wonderfully appointed clubhouse and pristine pitch at their Stacks Field ground, but they travelled without four regular first team c

  • The second Saturday in the season may be a little early to say this is the best day of all but with a 1st and 2nd team double over Kendal it’s going to be close.

  • Warm sunshine, dry conditions in the Park and a hot start from Kirkby Lonsdale in their debut game in the Northern Premiership. An early penalty from full back Ryan Terry followed by a try from winger

  • Player Registration, Club and Gym membership can now all be purchased online and thats just the start.

  • Kirkby went into this match without their influential full back and goal kicker, Ryan Terry, who was injured and Blackburn definitely came to spoil the party