Burley-in-Wharfedale's Scott Thwaites lands new two-year deal

Wharfedale Observer: Scott Thwaites is pushing on

7:01am Thursday 2nd October 2014

SCOTT Thwaites has extended his contract by two years with his German-based team. The 24-year-old from Burley-in-Wharfedale has just finished his best season yet, placing second in the Ronde van Drenthe and third in the Commonwealth Games.

Lock, stock and two smoking trials bikes

12:23pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

DOUGIE Lampkin and seven of his trials riding colleagues will certainly make the weekly shop in Manchester a lot more interesting on Saturday.

Bower is wary of struggling Tamworth

Wharfedale Observer:

10:32am Thursday 2nd October 2014

MARK Bower is hoping that Guiseley do not fall victim to 'new-manager syndrome' on Saturday.

Otliensians turn on the style with Luke Cowdell scoring five tries

Wharfedale Observer: Luke Cowdell

10:32am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Old Otliensians 48 Stocksbridge 5

Yarnbury made to pay for their indiscipline

Wharfedale Observer: SOMERSET PREMIER LEAGUE: Tor - 26, Chard - 5

10:17am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Selby 23 Yarnbury 11

Ole Oli! Johnson bang on form for Guiseley

Wharfedale Observer: Guiseley's Danny Forrest  challenges Jack Bradley

10:49pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

Guiseley 3 FC Halifax Town 0

Penalty save is crucial as Guiseley progress in FA Cup

Wharfedale Observer: Guiseley keeper Steve Drench saved Ciaran Kilheeney's first-half penalty

5:27pm Sunday 28th September 2014

Droylsden 0 Guiseley 1

Improving Otley reap rewards in second half

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

7:25pm Sunday 28th September 2014

SSE National League Two North

I messed up, says Lizzie Armitstead after finishing outside medals at road race World Championships

Wharfedale Observer: France's Pauline Ferrand Prevot bites her gold medal after winning the women's road race

6:32pm Saturday 27th September 2014

OTLEY'S Lizzie Armitstead finished seventh in the women's road race at the Road World Championships in Spain as France's Pauline Ferrand Prevot won gold.

Guiseley do not want to give Droylsden scent of Blood

Wharfedale Observer: HE STOOPS TO CONQUER: Adam Boyes picks himself up after scoring his first goal for Guiseley in the defeat of Oxford City

2:32pm Thursday 25th September 2014

HAVING been on the wrong end of knockout defeats by Ashington and Skelmersdale United in the past as a player, Guiseley's Mark Bower has no intention of repeating the dose as a manager.

Team Lizzie bidding to take world by storm

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

11:57am Thursday 25th September 2014

OTLEY'S Lizzie Armitstead leads a six-strong Great Britain women's squad at this weekend's Road World Championships in Spain.

Resilient Grovians maintain their run

Wharfedale Observer: rugby generic

3:32pm Thursday 25th September 2014

Hemsworth 15 Old Grovians 23

'Ensians edged out in see-saw encounter

Wharfedale Observer: Rob Arbuckle blasted his way over the line for Old Otliensians' final try

3:27pm Thursday 25th September 2014

Rotherham Phoenix 32 Old Otliensians 28

Doherty strikes to earn Old Otliensians ladies derby draw

Wharfedale Observer: Chard 1st - 1, Taunton Vale - 0

2:26pm Thursday 25th September 2014

The opening game of the season brings excitement but when it starts with a local derby the excitement turns to nerves.

British Trials champion Dabill at the double in Devon

Wharfedale Observer: James Dabill has won the RT Keedwell Group British Trials Championship

2:22pm Thursday 25th September 2014

COOKRIDGE'S James Dabill won the penultimate event in the RT Keedwell Group British Trials Championship on Saturday at Lustleigh in Devon to take the overall crown.

Paterson shows nerves of steel to clinch dramatic victory for Yarnbury

Wharfedale Observer: Carl Paterson goes in for a try

1:17pm Thursday 25th September 2014

Yarnbury 25 Scarborough 24

Luck deserts Ben Rhydding in controversial defeat

Wharfedale Observer: Cam Herbert saves a penalty flick Picture: Kisty McMillan

11:44am Thursday 25th September 2014

North Premier League

Try-ing times as Otley are floored

Wharfedale Observer:

10:03am Thursday 25th September 2014

Hull Ionians 32 Otley 3

Saracens in 12-try romp

Wharfedale Observer: rugby generic

10:03am Thursday 25th September 2014

Yorkshire Premiership

Turkish delight for quadruple European champion Marler

Wharfedale Observer: Caroline Marler in action in Turkey

9:47am Thursday 25th September 2014

OTLEY AC's Caroline Marler has returned from Izmir in Turkey with four gold medals after taking part in the European Vets Championships.

Referees wanted

Wharfedale Observer: football generic

12:30pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

HARROGATE & District Football League want more referees for their open-age matches, which are played on Saturdays.

Ben Rhydding ladies leave it late to gain first win of the season

Wharfedale Observer: Ben Rhydding match-winner Sarah Bell

2:31pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A Ben Rhydding side missing several influential players defeated a Wakefield outfit who had won their opening game of the season.

Boyes bags a brace as Guiseley find home form

Wharfedale Observer: Adam Boyes beats Oxford City keeper Mark Scott for his second goal

4:04pm Sunday 21st September 2014

Guiseley 4, Oxford City 0

Otley fail to pass the test

Wharfedale Observer: Stephen Depledge landed Otley's only points with a penalty

8:51pm Sunday 21st September 2014

Hull Ionians 32 Otley 3

Goalfest is on the cards at Guiseley

Wharfedale Observer: LOWE BLOW: Guiseley’s Danny Lowe, right, is one of the Guiseley players who were injured at Farsley

11:47am Thursday 18th September 2014

NOT too many Guiseley supporters will be running to the bookies over the next couple of days to put money on a 0-0 draw at Nethermoor on Saturday.

Green Lane just miss out after late push

Wharfedale Observer: Michael Abbott has been in free-scoring form for Green Lane this season

11:39am Thursday 18th September 2014

Green Lane’s late push for promotion from the Aire-Wharfe League Division Two ended in disappointment.

It's tough going for Yarnbury as Pontefract show how tough Yorkshire One can be

Wharfedale Observer: Yarnbury winger Ellis Gomersall

11:45am Thursday 18th September 2014

Pontefract 25 Yarn bury 12

Otliensians take the honours in well-contested derby clash with Aireborough

Wharfedale Observer: Old Otliensians centre Luke Cowdell

11:43am Thursday 18th September 2014

Old Otliensians 24 Aireborough 14

Bower sees red over Ellis dismissal

Wharfedale Observer: Danny Ellisfelt he had been impeded before being sent off

6:07pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Hednesford Town 1 Guiseley 1

Otley run out of time in bid to draw

Wharfedale Observer:

7:40pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Otley 17, Preston Grasshoppers 24

Grovians finish strongly as Baildon fizzle out

Wharfedale Observer:

5:30pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Old Grovians 43, Baildon 5

Bower keeping his fingers crossed over Wilson

Wharfedale Observer: Adam Boyes heads the ball to Josh Wilson (10) who scored Guiseley's equaliser

9:06am Thursday 11th September 2014

GUISELEY manager Mark Bower isn't counting his chickens but wants to hang on to former Lion Josh Wilson beyond his one-month loan.

Baildon must be ready for the bump and grind

Wharfedale Observer: SOMERSET PREMIER LEAGUE: Tor - 26, Chard - 5

5:50pm Thursday 11th September 2014

Baildon go into their SSE Yorkshire Division Three derby at Old Grovians on Saturday with a mixture of nerves and anticipation.

Guiseley miss chances but go fourth after draw with Colwyn Bay

Wharfedale Observer: Josh Wilson celebrates scoring for Guiseley

9:18am Thursday 11th September 2014

Guiseley seem to have temporarily lost the knack of winning at home.

Yarnbury launch Yorkshire One campaign with win

Wharfedale Observer: Yarnbury flanker Jimmy Cryan

9:14am Thursday 11th September 2014

Yarnbury 23 Old Brodleians 11

Weather cannot deny Otley deserved double

Wharfedale Observer: Weather cannot deny Otley deserved double

9:22am Thursday 11th September 2014

OTLEY completed the Aire-Wharfe league and cup double, despite another soggy Saturday that saw most of the games in the league failing to finish.

Otliensians survive storming Mods finish to secure first-day win

Wharfedale Observer: Old Otliensians centre Luke Cowdell

9:10am Thursday 11th September 2014

Old Otliensians 27 Old Modernians 22 by John Harrison

Guiseley to face Shaymen in County Cup

Wharfedale Observer: Eccleshill United, seen celebrating their victory over Harrogate Town at Valley Parade, start their defence at home to Farsley or Glasshoughton Welfare

6:46pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

THE West Riding County Cup draw has thrown up some tasty derbies for local clubs, with Guiseley v AFC Halifax Town being the stand-out first-round tie.

Depledge puts shine on polished Otley performance at Birmingham

Wharfedale Observer: Stephen Depledge, pictured, is still injured for Otley but Mark Cooke is proving an able replacement

11:09pm Sunday 7th September 2014

Birmingham Solihull 23 Otley 25 OTLEY needed a last-minute penalty from Stephen Depledge to secure victory in a National League Two North game they should have won more comfortably.

Guiseley get back on track after two-game slump

Wharfedale Observer: Josh Wilson, back at Guiseley on loan from Halifax, helped set up the Lions' opening goal at Brackley

4:18pm Sunday 7th September 2014

Brackley Town 0, Guiseley 3

GB call-ups for Scott Thwaites and Lizzie Armitstead

Wharfedale Observer: SUBMITTED PIC -  CREDIT Jonathan Pow 
Pro rider Scott Thwaites (far left), with from left, Adam Evans (from JD Cycles) & from Yorkshire Cancer Research Dr. Mark Sutherland, Liz Hills, Adam Tasker, Taras Stephenson, Susan Richman, Professor Phil Quirke

5:04pm Thursday 4th September 2014

SCOTT Thwaites and Lizzie Armitstead have been named in the Great Britain cycling squad for this month's Road World Championships in Spain.

Cavalry riding over the hill for Guiseley

Wharfedale Observer: Guiseley’s manager Mark

11:03am Thursday 4th September 2014

GUISELEY are hoping to receive a much-needed player boost before Saturday's tough Vanarama Conference North fixture at Brackley.

Battling Yarnbury shape up well for new Yorkshire One season against powerful Bees

Wharfedale Observer: Yarnbury No 8 James Barrett tries to break free

6:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

Yarnbury 12 Bradford & Bingley 25

Pool remain unbeaten after a drab goalless draw with Stanley United

Wharfedale Observer: football generic

6:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

Stanley United 0 Pool 0

Otley Town are out of luck as late Beeston goal sinks their hopes of a point

Wharfedale Observer: Josh Waite

7:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

Otley Town 0 Beeston 1

Doidge the destroyer as Rawdon ease drop fears

Wharfedale Observer: Ollie Gledhill hits out for Steeton against Otley

6:20pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

SKIPPER Andrew Doidge led from the front as Rawdon took a giant step towards Aire-Wharfe League Division One safety and all but ended Burley’s hopes of snatching the championship from Otley.

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.







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