Whitehaven win Betfred League 1

​Whitehaven’s 72-0 win at Coventry on Saturday gave the Cumbrians the Betfred League 1 title and, with it, automatic promotion to the Betfred Championship for the season 2020.

Despite our rivalry, the congratulations of Oldham RLFC go to Haven on a massive achievement which will be all the more satisfying to them given that pre-season nobody outside the Recreation Ground topped them or honours.

The second promotion spot goes to the winner of the five-club play-off involving clubs finishing 2 to 6 inclusive.

Final positions will be determined after three crucial games today, namely Hunslet v Oldham, Keighley Cougars v Newcastle Thunder and Workington Town v Doncaster.

Currently second, Roughyeds will stay there in the final reckoning if they win at Hunslet (3pm kickoff).

Club Cash Lottery

  • For £1 a week on our Club Cash lottery you can win a weekly prize of £2,000 in an overall prize purse worth £3,600 a week. The jackpot alone is £500 a week, rising to a maximum of £10,000.
  • There are other weekly prizes of £250, £100, £50, £25 (x 2) and approximately 65 consolation prizes of £10.
  • It costs you only £1 a week -- less than a cup of coffee --- but it provides vital income which can help us to safeguard the club's future at a time when sporting liquidations are very much in the news !

Download Standing Order Application Form

Shire Self Storage
1895 Sports
H Mullaney & Son
CDX Security
Donkeystone Brewery Co
Purpose Business and Marketing
Oldham Reporter
The Property Buying Company
Swans Travel
Premier Kia
The Oldham Times
University of Salford
Spindles Town Square
Bamford Print