Rugby Football League

  • New RFL Logo Treatment

    The Rugby Football League has launched brand new visual identity, which includes refreshed logos for both the organisation and England Rugby League. Working in partnership with Matta, a specialist sports branding and communication agency who have worked with clients such as The FA and ECB, The Rugby Football League has created an identity that represents the game, is more recognisable to fans and is aligned with others like England and Betfred Super League. Based on stakeholder research and insi...

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  • Moves - Lydon back in league

    Former Wigan and Great Britain centre Joe Lydon is back in Rugby League after a seven-year absence. Lydon, who resigned as the Rugby Football League's technical director in 2000 to work for the Rugby Football Union and coached England's backs from 2004-06, is to work part-time in Harlequins' sales and marketing department.

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  • Website Launched To Help Clubs

    A brand new website has been launched by Sport England with the backing of the likes of the Rugby Football League and Rugby Football Union to help clubs of all levels become more sustainable. The Sustainable Clubs website has been developed with the assistance of governing bodies in various sports, including Rugby League and union, and aims to give advice and guidance on a variety of financial matters. It contains tips on how to cut energy use and save money on utility bills and links to other S...

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  • RFL Volunteers Gender Pay Gap Report

    The Rugby Football League has voluntarily published its Gender Pay Gap report despite employing less than 250 staff, the size of companies obliged to publish a report this week. The report, based on salaries paid as at April 2017 in the previous 12 months details information on the Gender Pay Gap and also on Equal Pay within the organisation. The average (mean) pay gap was found to be in favour of men, 24.5% per cent against a UK average of 17.4%: 7.1% above the national average. The median pay...

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  • Robert Elstone Tipped As Next Super League Supremo

    ... tempting Elstone away from Goodison Park and back to a sport in which he has significant experience. The 54-year-old has been at Everton since 2005, having held a position on the board of the Super League side Castleford. He was also employed by the Rugby Football League and is regarded as one of the key figures in the creation of Super League in the mid-1990s. Read the full article... https://www.theguardian.com/Football/2018/mar/13/everton-ceo-robert-elstone-super-League-Rugby See also... Woo...

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  • Hire More Women Or Face Budget Cuts, Says Sports Minister

    English Rugby, as well as Football and cricket, has been warned by sports minister Helen Grant to appoint more women directors or face budget cuts in Exchequer funding. In an interview with The Daily Telegraph, Grant made it clear getting more women into decision-making roles was one of her top priorities. The Rugby Football Union (RFU), along with their Football and cricket counterparts, have reportedly been told that at least a quarter of their board members must be female by 2017 if they are...

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  • Oxford And Gloucester To Merge In Bristol In 2019

    The Rugby Football League have confirmed that Oxford Rugby League and the University of Gloucestershire All Golds have joined forces to create a new club based in the city of Bristol. The new club will replace the current clubs and aims to be part of the League 1 competition for the 2019 season. Following a meeting in London earlier this month, the Rugby Football League board accepted a proposal put forward by both clubs that they would not compete in the 2018 competition and would instead spend...

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  • Lenagan Insists New Role Will Not Impact On Wigan

    Wigan Warriors chairman Ian Lenagan has assured fans that his new Football role will not impact on his duties with his hometown club after he was invited to take over as chairman of the Football League from June. It is a huge honour for the proud Wiganer, who will continue with his role as Warriors chairman. Lenagan has pointed out that, as part of his promotion from being a director of the Football League, he will surrender his role on the FA board, the FA Council and his involvement with Oxf...

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  • England RL Sign Four-Year Deal With Hummel

    The Rugby Football League have announced a new four-year kit and merchandise partnership with hummel. As part of the agreement, hummel will supply product to the RFL and produce kit for all England Rugby League playing squads and match officials as well as a full range of merchandise for England supporters around the world. Founded in 1923, hummel are a Danish sportswear brand who provide apparel to some of the biggest teams across the world in Football, handball, basketball, futsal and volleyba...

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  • SRU Open To Football At Murrayfield

    The Scottish Rugby Union (SRU) is open to the idea of allowing the Scottish national Football team to play home games at BT Murrayfield Stadium as a way of cutting debts. The Scottish Football Association (SFA) is currently deciding between a revamp of the national stadium at Hampden Park or moving the Football team to an alternative venue. The SRU reportedly has debts of £11 million, which would be eased by the valuable stream of income which would come with the Football team playing games at...

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Youth & Community Rugby Coach - London

We are currently recruiting a Youth & Community Rugby Coach in London. You will be required to deliver rugby sessions and to deliver a sports-related qualification on the Street League Academy. You will also be responsible for carrying out outreach for sessions and to recruit and sustain participants on the Academy to ensure delivery targets are met.

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