New Brighton pay a high price for slow start

Wirral Globe:

2:20pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

THE Hartsfield outfit were always behind as they lost 25-30 but took solace in two bonus points.

Wirral derby fixture a tough affair

Wirral Globe:

1:50pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

TWO long-established Wirral clubs aiming to climb back up the rugby union league ladder figured in an intriguing South Lancashire / Cheshire Three derby at Belvidere.

Errors cost Wirral title

Wirral Globe:

10:02am Wednesday 15th October 2014


Well-earned victory moves Caldy up league standings

Wirral Globe:

9:20am Wednesday 15th October 2014

CALDY kept up their good run of results in National Two North League at the expense of visiting Huddersfield.

Hoylake comeback counts for nothing after late error

Wirral Globe:

11:30am Tuesday 7th October 2014

THEY handed local rivals Anselmians victory in the South Lancashire / Cheshire One League derby at Melrose Avenue.

Last-play try leads to Wirral's first league win

Wirral Globe: Victory for Caldy

3:30pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Morley ... 33 Wirral ... 34

Late flurry of tries are the highlight on a winning day for Wirral

Wirral Globe:

2:40pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

IT was an excellent day for the senior rugby union sides on Wirral with all four victorius.

Defeat for Caldy at Harrogate

Wirral Globe: Victory for Caldy

2:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

CALDY could not quite build on their recent victory over Chester in National Two North League as they went under 15-20 away to Harrogate.

Wirral succumb to workmanlike Cleckheaton

Wirral Globe: Victory for Caldy

12:30pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Cleckheaton 37, Wirral 20

Shaky start to season for Wirral clubs

Wirral Globe:

5:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

CALDY fell 17-45 away to Hull Ionians in National Two North League and there were defeats for Birkenhead Park 21-27 at Kendal and New Brighton 17-25 at home to Wilmslow in North One West League.

High hopes as new season approaches

Wirral Globe:

10:53am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

THE new rugby union league season gets under way this Saturday and there are high hopes some of the local clubs will do well in the months ahead.

Countdown to start of Cheshire County rugby union competitions

Wirral Globe:

4:00pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

THEY are scheduled to get under way this Saturday ahead of the new league season which begins on September 6.

Wirral rugby clubs prepare for start of new season

Wirral Globe:

4:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

CALDY will begin their campaign in National Two North with a trip to Hull Ionians on Saturday, September 6.

Funeral of Wirral rugby player takes place this week

Wirral Globe: Port prove stubborn opposition as Knutsford play their first game in a month

2:30pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

STEPHEN Guy made many appearances for the Blues first team over the years at prop forward and completed his playing career in the lower sides.

Steve will be a big loss to Wirral's rugby union community

11:00am Wednesday 11th June 2014

RUGBY Union suffered a big loss last week with the sudden passing of Steve Miles.

Caldy rugby union recruit new coach to drive club forward

Wirral Globe: Caldy in action against Royal Marines on Saturday. Picture: Paul Heaps

10:30am Wednesday 28th May 2014

CALDY have appointed Simon Verbickas as Head Coach on a two year contract.

Cheshire ease relegation fears with narrow defeat of Northumberland

Wirral Globe: Port prove stubborn opposition as Knutsford play their first game in a month

2:00pm Monday 19th May 2014

CHESHIRE showed improved form in their second match in the RU County Championship Northern Group on Saturday.

Disappointment for Caldy in Cheshire Cup

Wirral Globe: Port prove stubborn opposition as Knutsford play their first game in a month

4:00pm Tuesday 6th May 2014

THE final at Lymm brought victory for Sale 26-21.

Park face huge play-off test against Huddersfield YM

Wirral Globe: Port prove stubborn opposition as Knutsford play their first game in a month

6:00pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

IT'S crunch time for Birkenhead Park at the Upper Park this Saturday as they bid to join neighbours Wirral in National Three North League for next season.

Close at top in promotion fight

Wirral Globe: Caldy in action against Preston. Picture: Paul Heaps

9:00pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

WIRRAL have a slender single-point advantage over Birkenhead ahead of Saturday.

Rugby extra: Hard-won victory for Wirral

Wirral Globe: Wirral in action against Carlisle on Saturday. Picture: Mike Gibbens

8:00pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Wirral 47, Carlisle 3

Title race hots up in North One

Wirral Globe: Port prove stubborn opposition as Knutsford play their first game in a month

5:00pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Title-chasing Birkenhead Park win and Wirral lose in latest round of fixtures.

Wirral take a step closer to league title

Wirral Globe: New Brighton in action against Wigan. Picture: Paul Heaps

7:30pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

THEY edged the local derby against Birkenhead Park 20-15 at a windy Thornton Common Road.

Rugby extra: Wirral triumph in tense derby

Wirral Globe: Wirral in action against Birkenhead Park. Picture: Mike Gibbens

7:30pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

Wirral 20 Birkenhead Park 15

Big weekend for Wirral rugby

Wirral Globe: Port prove stubborn opposition as Knutsford play their first game in a month

4:30pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

New Brighton clinch title and Wirral score a vital victory over Birkenhead Park.

Blues close in on title with victory

Wirral Globe: Hendon seal home success

3:40pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

A LOSING bonus point was scant reward for Hoylake after a magnificent whole-hearted display in the local derby against runaway South Lancashire / Cheshire One leaders New Brighton, writes Andrew Stratton.

Sevens successes

Wirral Globe: Wallasey take on Oswestry. Picture: Paul Heaps

6:20pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

A TOTAL of 32 schools took part in the 26th annual running of the North Of England Schools Sevens at Birkenhead Park.

RUGBY EXTRA: Wirral winners

Wirral Globe: RUGBY EXTRA: Wirral winners

1:20pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

WIRRAL maintained their unbeaten run with a comprehensive victory over relegation threatened Altrincham Kersal.

Desperate spell puts paid to Hoylake

Wirral Globe: RUGBY: Taunton Titans overcome Exmouth

10:11am Monday 3rd March 2014

IT was pencilled in as a must-win affair for the relegation threatened local side but a tense encounter saw Wigan score twice in the last few minutes to post a 25-16 victory.

Rugby extra: Wirral in charge

Wirral Globe: Wirral in action against Wilmslow

10:30am Wednesday 19th February 2014

Wirral 26, Wilmslow 0

Gavin Roberts show as Caldy victorious

Wirral Globe: Caldy in action against Bromsgrove on Saturday. Picture: Stuart Bogg Imaging

10:00am Wednesday 19th February 2014

THE centre helped himself to four tries as Caldy posted a bonus point victory over Bromsgrove in National Two North League.

League wins for Wirral and Birkenhead Park

Wirral Globe: Rugby: Callum Braley leads England to U20 Six Nations win in Scotland

5:30pm Tuesday 11th February 2014

ONE point in Wirral's favour now separates the two clubs at the head of the table and they are well clear of third placed Widnes.

Caldy suffer a nightmare

Wirral Globe: Caldy in action against Darlington Mowden Park at the weekend. Picture: Paul Heaps

1:00pm Tuesday 4th February 2014

GOOD rugby was out of the question and it was remarkable that both sides managed to put on some sort of spectacle for the hardy supporters.

RUGBY EXTRA: Wirral overcome Widnes

Wirral Globe: Action from Wirral's game against Widnes. Picture: Mike Gibbens

3:30pm Tuesday 28th January 2014

Wirral 17, Widnes 3

Park put LSH to the sword

Wirral Globe: Hendon seal home success

2:30pm Tuesday 28th January 2014

THE Wirral outfit produced an 11- try showing for their sixteenth success of the season in North One West League with the final margin of 73-7 by no means flattering.

Season's ninth win for Caldy

Wirral Globe: Hendon seal home success

1:53pm Tuesday 21st January 2014

CALDY registered their ninth National Two North victory of the season but it could not have been closer at Paton Field last Saturday.

Defeat for Caldy

12:03pm Tuesday 14th January 2014

CALDY found high riding Stourbridge too strong as they went down to their tenth reverse in National Two North League.

Winning start to New Year for Caldy

Wirral Globe: Action from Caldy v Leicester Lions. Picture: Stuart Bogg Imaging

10:40am Tuesday 7th January 2014

CALDY kicked off their 2014 campaign with a five try bonus point earning show at Paton Field.

No league matches but lots of festive fun for rugby fans

Wirral Globe: No league matches but lots of festive fun for rugby fans

12:02pm Tuesday 17th December 2013

THE last league matches of the year take place this Saturday but only Caldy of the local clubs will be in action against Cheshire rivals Chester.


2:01pm Tuesday 3rd December 2013

Carlisle 25, Wirral 33

Six of the best as Park learn defensive lessons

1:31pm Tuesday 3rd December 2013

BIRKENHEAD Park produced a stunning six try display to see off the challenge of highly rated Vale of Lune 32-14 in a lively and thoroughly entertaining North One West League clash at the Upper Park.

Anselmians snatch victory from the jaws of defeat

1:50pm Tuesday 26th November 2013

ANSELMIANS snatched victory from the jaws of defeat in a tense and absorbing South Lancashire/Cheshire League One derby against Hoylake at Melrose Avenue.

Famous victory for Wirral

2:53pm Tuesday 19th November 2013

WIRRAL achieved a famous victory over Birkenhead Park in an absorbing first ever league derby between the clubs.

RUGBY EXTRA: Wirral stand-ins keep up pressure on leaders

11:16am Tuesday 12th November 2013

AN injury-ravaged Wirral team did sufficient to achieve a bonus point win which enabled them to keep the pressure on the top two, writes Richard McNeil.

Park top as Brighton hand out a mauling

11:13am Tuesday 12th November 2013

IT was a happy league Saturday for the leading Wirral clubs with victories for Caldy, Birkenhead Park, Wirral, New Brighton and Hoylake.

New Brighton and Park stay top but Caldy lose again

Wirral Globe: Action from New Brighton's match against Glossop. Picture: Paul Heaps

2:07pm Tuesday 5th November 2013

BIRKENHEAD Park eased to their eighth win in North One West League to stay in top place in the table just a point ahead of Widnes.

Professional display gives Wirral win over Wilmslow

Wirral Globe: Action from Wirral's game against Wilmslow. Picture: Mike Gibbens

2:20pm Tuesday 29th October 2013

THE only disappointing aspect is that they missed out on a try bonus point despite creating opportunities, writes Richard McNeil.

New Brighton claim spoils in derby game

Wirral Globe: Wirral in action against Wilmslow on Saturday. Picture: Mike Gibbens

2:10pm Tuesday 29th October 2013

A BRAVE effort by Hoylake could not halt the New Brighton bandwagon in South Lancashire/Cheshire One.

Joint second-place Wirral teams enjoy wins

Wirral Globe: Action from the match between Wirral and Wigton

2:40pm Tuesday 22nd October 2013

Wirral saw-off visiting Wigton 42-7 while Birkenhead Park accounted for Broughton Park 21-10 at the Upper Park.

Wirral miss out

3:30pm Tuesday 15th October 2013

Widnes…….33 Wirral………24

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