Consett faced their bogey team, in difficult conditions at Amethyst Park on Saturday and came out easy winners 24 – 10, however this doesn’t tell the full story. After 20 mins it was the visitors who lead 0 – 7 after Bill Porter scored the first Try and Greg Humphreyson converted it for Novos. . . . . Click HERE to read the match report
Slightly late but never the less, I was surprised but delighted to get the chance to take the head shots for Consett RFC’s 1st XV team today. Surprised as this was match day before a game against their bogey team. Despite the briefest of time slots to get the pics and thanks to a green screen, for ease of processing all photos were done (plus […]
Durham Uni RFC opened the 2017-18 season in the newly formed BUCS Super Rugby League, with a home game against Bath at Durham this night. The first half was a tense affair with both teams attacking and defending well, at half time the score was 0 -0. Durham’s Head of Rugby, Alex Keay, must have gave a good halftime team talk as they emerged like a […]
Consett RFC 26 – 11 Redcar A difficult game for Consett, one that they were expected to win easily but Redcar to their credit had other ideas. Consett started the quicker and its wasn’t lnog before the scrum half scored the first Try at the foot of the posts, however . . . . To read the full match report
Consett Codgers kept their 100% winning home record intact against a more youthful barnard castle team. The final score resembling a cricket score with the Codgers winning 53-52. The Codgers have now fielded 58 different players this season and look forward to their next match on Friday 31st March at home to Alnwick vets.
Consett 1st team took on high fliers Barnard Castle at Amethyst Park, kick off was at the earlier time of 2:15 (to allow rugby fans to watch the last round of the 6 Nations) both teams promised lots of action as they were both aiming to finish the season well. Consett started the sharper with a James Wheeler Try on 7 mins (converted by Dougie […]
Consett RFC 22 – 17 Hartlepool
Newcastle Falcons secured their third victory of the Aviva Premiership season on Saturday as they beat Bristol and left them at the bottom of the league. In a game of two halves, Falcon’s first-half surge was enough to secure a buffer and withstand a strong Bristol fightback. It was a great first-half performance with players looking to keep the ball in hand, they showed great ambition in attack, […]