Wharfedale run in ten tries as they romp to big win over Otley at Cross Green

Wharfedale Observer:

2:41pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Otley 5 Wharfedale 64

No title as Jonny Brownlee must settle for third

Wharfedale Observer: Jonny and Alistair Brownlee

11:10pm Sunday 31st August 2014

JONATHAN Brownlee had to settle for third as Javier Gomez won his fourth World Triathlon Series today.

Guiseley boss Bower offers no case for the defence

Wharfedale Observer:

6:30pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Guiseley 1 Gloucester City 4

Wharfedale cruise to pre-season win over neighbours Otley

Wharfedale Observer: Adam Howard goes over for a Wharfedale try

5:50pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Wharfedale romped to a 64-5 friendly victory at Otley.

Bower urges Lions to roar back after defeat

Wharfedale Observer: Guiseley boss Mark Bower makes a point

9:15am Thursday 28th August 2014

Guiseley boss Mark Bower has challenged his team to "bounce back" after Monday's shock 3-1 defeat by Gainsborough Trinity at Nethermoor.

Strugglers Ben Rhydding and Rawdon face tough battle to avoid relegation from Division One

Wharfedale Observer:

6:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

BEN Rhydding and Rawdon face three ‘cup finals’ over the final weeks of the Aire-Wharfe League season as they battle to avoid relegation from Division One.

Ilkley's Bastow prepares for triathlon grand final

Wharfedale Observer: (9646655)

9:11am Thursday 28th August 2014

Ilkley's Adrian Bastow has arrived in Canada to prepare for the 2014 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final in Edmonton.

Otley end their 25 year wait for Waddilove Cup

Wharfedale Observer: Otley skipper James Davies

9:08am Thursday 28th August 2014

OTLEY'S 25-year wait for a record 11th Waddilove Cup win came to a spectacular end as they crushed Collingham by eight wickets in the final.

Otley offering free admission for Cross Green clash with Wharfedale

Wharfedale Observer: Wharfedale V Stourbridge: James Doherty shows good strength to escape the tackle

9:07am Thursday 28th August 2014

Otley are preparing to take on old rivals Wharfedale in their final pre-season game

Pool send Ilkley plunging to first West Yorkshire League Division One defeat

Wharfedale Observer: football generic

8:59am Thursday 28th August 2014

Pool 4 Ilkley Town 0

Yarnbury reorganises its colts coaching team

Wharfedale Observer: (9639607)

9:15am Thursday 28th August 2014

Yarnbury have re-organised their organisation surrounding the 17 – 19 year old colts and junior colts by strengthening their coaching arrangements.

Yeadon pushed to the brink by Congs defeat

Wharfedale Observer: Cricket fest in memory of Dallas

9:09am Thursday 28th August 2014

YEADON now need a cricketing miracle if they are to preserve their JCT600 Bradford League Division One status.

Robinson seals promotion for Horsforth

Wharfedale Observer: Clearing water from the Horsforth pitch ahead of their game against Silsden

4:22pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

ANDY Robinson produced a stunning spell of bowling to put Horsforth on the way to a crushing eight-wicket win over Silsden as they clinched promotion from Division Three of the Aire-Wharfe League.

Guiseley stunned by Trinity

Wharfedale Observer: Footballer banned after alleged attack on ref

7:47pm Monday 25th August 2014

Guiseley 1, Gainsborough Trinity 3

Declan Adams injury mars promising Otley Town start to season

Wharfedale Observer: Josh Waite

8:32am Thursday 28th August 2014

Brighouse Old Boys 0 Otley Town 0

Guiseley lack quality as they surrender 100 per cent start

Wharfedale Observer: Guiseley boss Mark Bower

6:31am Monday 25th August 2014

AFC Fylde 0 Guiseley 0

Otley's Lizzie Armitstead clinches women's World Cup with one race to go

Wharfedale Observer: Lizzie Armitstead winning the 2013 national road race title in Glasgow

10:31pm Sunday 24th August 2014

Otley Lizzie Armitstead won the coveted UCI Women's Road World Cup for the first time with one race remaining, today.

Jonny edges Alistair in Brownlee double

Wharfedale Observer:

6:41pm Sunday 24th August 2014

BINGLEY Harrier Jonathan Brownlee was an impressive winner of Saturday's World Triathlon Series in Stockholm.

Double-chasing Otley and Horsforth close in on Aire-Wharfe honours

Wharfedale Observer: Oliver Hardaker is one of prospective Division Three champions Horsforth's new recruits

1:06am Friday 22nd August 2014

OTLEY and Horsforth have the chance to write their names on the Aire-Wharfe League's honours board this weekend, and both will start as hot favourites.

Boss Mark Bower delighted by Guiseley's many winning ways

Wharfedale Observer:

8:44am Thursday 21st August 2014

GUISELEY’S versatility in victory is delighting manager Mark Bower.

Ilkley rugby players have smart new look as they prepare for North East One

Wharfedale Observer:

9:33am Thursday 21st August 2014

Ilkley’s rugby players will be sporting a smart new look this season.

Younger Boshell is seeking starting spot

Wharfedale Observer: Guiseley's Nicky Boshell takes on Alex White

8:39am Thursday 21st August 2014

NICKY Boshell is targeting a regular starting spot for Guiseley as he improves his fitness.

Olympic champion Alistair Brownlee could be threat to world title challengers

Wharfedale Observer: Alistair Brownlee in action

8:38am Thursday 21st August 2014

WITH only one round of the World Triathlon Series to go, all the big hitters are in Stockholm this weekend.

Rawdon's Ward sends favourites Guiseley spinning to defeat

Wharfedale Observer: The Rawdon players with the cup after their surprise win

8:37am Thursday 21st August 2014

RAWDON upset the odds and scored a dramatic ten-run win over holders Guiseley in Sunday's Birtwhistle Cup final at Bardsey.

Arthington Cricket Club celebrates its 150th anniversary with special game

Wharfedale Observer:

8:33am Thursday 21st August 2014

ARTHINGTON Cricket Club will celebrate their 150th anniversary with a special match at their picturesque ground on Sunday.

Otley warm up in style with Tens victory

Wharfedale Observer: James Wood is leaving Otley for Macclesfield

8:24am Thursday 21st August 2014

OTLEY have their first pre-season friendly on Saturday at National League Three North Lymm (2.30), and they will travel in good heart.

Danielle smashes Paralympic record

Wharfedale Observer: Danielle Bailey lopped almost three seconds off the previous 50 metres freestyle record

8:24am Thursday 21st August 2014

OTLEY'S Danielle Bailey has broken a 22-year-old British Paralympic record.

Burley Trojans enjoy trip down memory lane for anniversary celebrations

Wharfedale Observer:

9:17am Thursday 21st August 2014

MORE than 100 people turned out to see Burley Trojans’ current first XI take on a Veterans XI to celebrate 80 years of a football club in Burley-in-Wharfedale.

Unbeaten Ilkley look set to serve up Yorkshire tennis title

Wharfedale Observer:

9:12am Thursday 21st August 2014

ILKLEY Tennis Club are well placed to win the Yorkshire Men’s Division One title for the first time in 15 years.

Ben Rhydding's French and Locke help England to master rivals

Wharfedale Observer: Billy Marawaha, Mark French and Andy Locke.

8:50am Thursday 21st August 2014

The England over50 men’s hockey squad won the Home Nations Tournament at the weekend after coming through a tough match schedule in Belfast.

New-look Pool fit the bill with opening day victory at Headingley

Wharfedale Observer: football generic

9:23am Thursday 21st August 2014

Headingley 1 Pool 4

Pressure eases on Harden, Tong Park and Skipton

Wharfedale Observer: Burley's Richard Brook drops on one knee to try and hit Ben Rhydding's Tom Pratt over square leg

5:47pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

ON A day when the bottom six in Division Two of the Aire-Wharfe League were up against fellow strugglers, Harden, Skipton and Tong Park Esholt pulled off vital wins while sending their defeated opponents deeper into trouble.

Ten-man Guiseley dig in to maintain 100% start

Wharfedale Observer: Danny Forrest heads the ball home for Guiseley's winning goal

4:03pm Sunday 17th August 2014

Guiseley 1 Worcester City 0

Dragons arriving in Guiseley's den

Wharfedale Observer:

9:02am Thursday 14th August 2014

MARK Bower set his players an initial target of winning their first three matches this season in Vanarama Conference North.

Lizzie happy to take third on day out in the capital

Wharfedale Observer: PICTURE BY VAUGHN RIDLEY/SWPIX.COM - Cycling - 2013 British Cycling National Road Race Championships - Glasgow, Scotland - 23/06/13 - Lizzie Armitstead of Boels Dolmans CT wins the Women's Race. (8787576)

10:07am Thursday 14th August 2014

HE may have picked up road race bronze at the Commonwealth Games but Scott Thwaites was happy to be back taking team orders at the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic.

It's a special day for Trojans

Wharfedale Observer: Priestley Shield final 2012
Keighley 2nd v Woodlands 2nd
Richard Wood man of match award from Ray Illingworth (9258301)

9:04am Thursday 14th August 2014

BURLEY Trojans are to celebrate their 80th anniversary on Saturday with a special match.

Former skipper Sutton is among nine Otley signings

Wharfedale Observer: Jamie Sutton, who captained Otley in 2010-11, is returning there

9:04am Thursday 14th August 2014

FORMER skipper Jamie Sutton is returning to Otley.

Former world champion Lampkin shows off his skills

Wharfedale Observer:

9:14am Thursday 14th August 2014

A TRIALS biking legend from Silsden staged his annual 'skills school' at the weekend.

Dragons arriving in Guiseley's den

Wharfedale Observer:

6:27pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

MARK Bower set his players an initial target of winning their first three matches this season in Vanarama Conference North.

Guiseley maintain 100 per cent start

Wharfedale Observer: Adam Boyes scores the opener for Guiseley

11:30pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Guiseley went to the top of the Vanarama Conference North tonight with an emphatic 3-0 home win over Stockport County.

Guiseley maintain 100 per cent start

Wharfedale Observer: Adam Boyes scores the opener for Guiseley

11:29pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Guiseley went to the top of the Vanarama Conference North tonight with an emphatic 3-0 home win over Stockport County.

Guiseley are not on the Wain

Wharfedale Observer: Andrew Foulds goes on the attack on his way to 91 for Steeton

5:06pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

CHRIS Wain produced a stunning spell of bowling to put relegation-threatened Guiseley on the way to victory and end the five-match winning run of third-placed Beckwithshaw in Aire-Wharfe League Division One.

Guiseley look to home in on leaders as they take on Stockport County

Wharfedale Observer:

6:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

GUISELEY will be aiming to stay with the early pacesetters in the Vanarama Conference North tonight after being one of just six clubs to open their campaign with a win.

Ben Rhydding look to grab survival lifeline at Pool

Wharfedale Observer: Ben Rhydding's Charlie Swallow took 4-23 against Pool earlier this season

9:20am Monday 11th August 2014

BEN Rhydding’s hopes of escaping relegation from Aire-Wharfe League Division One could hinge on what happens at Pool tomorrow.

Armitstead targets world gold after London podium spot

Wharfedale Observer: Otley's Lizzie Armitstead finished third in London

9:01pm Sunday 10th August 2014

LIZZIE Armitstead expressed her determination to carry her August success all the way to the World Championships after another podium finish yesterday – this time at the Prudential RideLondon Women’s Grand Prix.

Armitstead targets world gold after London podium spot

Wharfedale Observer: Otley's Lizzie Armitstead finished third in London

9:00pm Sunday 10th August 2014

LIZZIE Armitstead expressed her determination to carry her August success all the way to the World Championships after another podium finish yesterday – this time at the Prudential RideLondon Women’s Grand Prix.

Guiseley's Forrest fells Leamington

Wharfedale Observer: football generic

6:15pm Sunday 10th August 2014

Leamington 0 Guiseley 1

Bower reflects on fickle nature of football

Wharfedale Observer: BLOW: Danny Hall, being congratulated after scoring last season, is out for three months with a broken leg

4:33pm Friday 8th August 2014

GUISELEY boss Mark Bower has been left to rue the cruel game this week as the misfortunes that football can bring dealt the Lions a huge blow.

Thwaites reveals how rider who beat him to silver helped him to Otley victory

Wharfedale Observer: Scott Thwaites with his bronze medal

8:28am Thursday 7th August 2014

SCOTT Thwaites has revealed how the rider that pipped him for the Commonwealth Games silver medal in the men’s road race, helped him to a home victory in 2011.

Injury-hit Guiseley seeking late signing

Wharfedale Observer:

8:26am Thursday 7th August 2014

GUISELEY are making a late attempt to bring in some defensive cover before Saturday's Vanarama North opener at Leamington.







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