Town's up and down start continues

St Helens Star: Marcus Perry

5:39pm Friday 22nd August 2014

TOWN'S hopes and and dreams of a run in the FA Cup were dashed at the first hurdle when they lost their extra Preliminary Round clash with Atherton Collieries.

Recs bounce back with a 15-try rout over Cumbrians

5:27pm Friday 22nd August 2014

RECS bounced back from the previous weeks disappointment with a 80-10 rout of lowly Askam

Chistopher's Northern Pride

4:43pm Friday 22nd August 2014

CHRISTOPHER Lamb broke new territory for St Helens Sutton by competing in the newly-established Octathlon held over two days at Bedford.

Brown spells out change in recruitment priority

St Helens Star: Luke Walsh was very impressive in the win over Castleford and clicked again with Lance Hohaia. 	Picture: Bernard Platt

10:23am Thursday 21st August 2014

SAINTS coach Nathan Brown has spelled out that the spate of injuries suffered by his half backs have caused them to look again at their recruitment priorities.

The day Steve Prescott's world was turned upside down

St Helens Star:

1:21pm Thursday 21st August 2014

STEVE Prescott’s autobiography, entitled One in a Million, is launched at Wembley on Saturday.

Off the Ball: Working with Steve on One in a Million was an absolute privilege

St Helens Star:

12:10pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A COUPLE of weeks ago RFL communications manager John Ledger asked me to pen 700 words for Saturday’s Wembley programme describing what it was like to help Steve Prescott write his story.

Malcolm Reilly to be chief guest at Saturday's Challenge Cup Final

St Helens Star:

10:31am Thursday 21st August 2014

RUGBY League legend Malcolm Reilly will be the Chief Guest at the Tetley’s Challenge Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Saturday.

Steve never forgot the support Frank Barrow gave him

St Helens Star:

1:35pm Thursday 21st August 2014

STEVE Prescott loved playing for his hometown team and in his autobiography he describes his elation at signing – but he never forgot the support he had along the way.

Confidence is key ahead of Rachel's title fight

St Helens Star:

2:09pm Thursday 21st August 2014

ECCLESTON Park kickboxer Rachel Hughes says having confidence in her ability will be key ahead of her fight for the English title this month.

Haigh's unbeaten ton keeps Prescot in the title hunt

St Helens Star: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

3:02pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

P&O welcomed Moorfield to Burrows Lane on Saturday knowing only a win would keep them in the title hunt, following last week's disappointing defeat against Dalton.

Brown pleased with Saints and McDonnell

St Helens Star:

8:14am Saturday 16th August 2014

Nathan Brown was happy with his side’s seven-try win over Wakefield Trinity.

Dave Chisnall stuns Phil Taylor in Singapore

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall

8:48am Saturday 16th August 2014

DAVE CHISNALL caused a sensation on the opening day of the Singapore Darts Masters, in association with Singha Beer and Weston's Cider, with a 10-6 win over Phil Taylor on Friday, as Michael van Gerwen, James Wade and Simon Whitlock joined him in the semi-finals of the World Series of Darts event.

McDonnell bags two as Saints stay top of the pile

St Helens Star:

11:52pm Friday 15th August 2014

SAINTS remain on top of the Super League after the re-jigged side posted a convincing win over Wakefield.

Liverpool's Martin Kelly signs for Palace

St Helens Star: THIS IS ANFIELD: A computer generated image provided by Liverpool FC of a general view of their proposed stadium expansion plans

2:17pm Friday 15th August 2014

LIVERPOOL full back Martin Kelly has signed for Crystal Palace on a three-year deal just hours before manager Tony Pulis left the club.

Laffranchi to depart Saints at end of 2014

St Helens Star: Anthony Laffranchi

1:47pm Friday 15th August 2014

SAINTS forward Anthony Laffranchi is to leave Super League and return to Australia at the end of the season, the player has announced.

Saints to tweak halves to play to their strengths

St Helens Star: Paul Wellens slips through for a try

11:02am Thursday 14th August 2014

SAINTS boss Nathan Brown has used the weekend off to adjust the team’s strategy of coping with the absence of their key half backs for the season run-in.

Nathan Brown Answers: We need to fight to stay top

St Helens Star: Nathan Brown: The big challenge for our young players to improve is finding consistency

11:09am Thursday 14th August 2014

SAINTS boss Nathan Brown looks ahead to Friday night’s tricky clash against Wakefield, in conversation with the Star’s senior sports writer Mike Critchley.

Saints make a move for Travis Burns

St Helens Star: Win the VIP treatment to watch Saints play Widnes

12:53pm Thursday 14th August 2014

SAINTS’ move for Hull KR stand off Travis Burns for next season will not affect the status of current number six Lance Hohaia, who still has a year to run on his contract at Langtree Park.

Pilkington Recs 22 Bradford Dudley Hill 24

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3:43pm Thursday 14th August 2014

RECS' automatic promotion hopes were dealt a huge blow on Saturday, as they managed to throw away a commanding lead for the second time this season to their Yorkshire opponents.

Steve Prescott's book will take reader through emotional rollercoaster

St Helens Star:

1:27pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

STEVE Prescott's eagerly-awaited autobiography promises to take the reader through an emotional roller-coaster, encompassing the tears of heartbreak and heroism that made up the last seven years of his remarkable life.

A quality field of runners at trail race

St Helens Star: Review: Nike Lunarglide 5 Shield trainers

11:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

St Helens Striders were well represented at the final race of the annual Astley Park 4.4 mile Trail Series in Chorley.

Town remain in the promotion hunt

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10:59am Tuesday 12th August 2014

St Helens Town remain second in the league and in the hunt for promotion to the Liverpool competition 1st division with a 32 run victory over local rivals Sutton.

Thwaites Darts & Dominoes League (Darts/Dominoes).

St Helens Star: DARTS: Rudheath clinch fourth trophy

10:56am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Sprayhurst v Sportsman's (7-2, 5-0) Vulcan v Blackrook WMC (0-9,0-5) Eccleston Bowling Club v St Anne's (3-6, 4-1) Bowling Green /Swan & Our Lady's all got bye.

Win for Mark Brown

St Helens Star: Local angling

10:55am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Newton le Willows A Asc Match news 7th August 2014.The Ron Hassall Festival Trophy, Haydock Park Farm, Lagoon (20 pegs) Sunday, August 3rd.

Saints boss Brown focused on getting more support for half-backs

St Helens Star:

11:23am Thursday 7th August 2014

SAINTS head coach Nathan Brown is planning to stick with the half-back pairing of Jordan Turner and Gary Wheeler.

Thatto Heath win the Ladies’ Challenge Cup

St Helens Star:

12:00pm Thursday 7th August 2014

THATTO Heath saw off Bradford Clayton Thunderbirds to clinch the Ladies’ Challenge Cup with a 32-24 win in the final.

Langtree Park is all set for big cup clash

St Helens Star:

11:53am Thursday 7th August 2014

LANGTREE Park’s standing in the game as a venue for the big occasions receives another nod this weekend.

Sights are on the League Leaders' Shield

St Helens Star: Matty Dawson

10:24am Thursday 7th August 2014

MATTY Dawson got a little sniff of the League Leaders’ Shield last year and now wants to taste it properly with Saints.

Amateur Rugby League round-up

St Helens Star:

12:22pm Thursday 7th August 2014

THATTO Heath crashed out of the National Conference League Challenge Cup in the quarter-finals on Saturday with a 4-26 defeat to last year’s NCL champions West Hull.

Conor Coady joins Huddersfield Town from Liverpool FC

St Helens Star: Haydock's Conor Coady was among Liverpool's starters.

9:28pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

CONOR Coady has joined Championship side Huddersfield Town from Liverpool FC for an undisclosed fee.

Soliola joins Canberra on two-year deal

St Helens Star: St Helens Sia Soliola is tackled by Tom Olbison

10:00am Monday 4th August 2014

SAINTS’ Kiwi powerhouse Sia Solioa will join the NRL’s Canberra Raiders in 2015.

Play starts on Eccleston green

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6:44pm Monday 4th August 2014

ECCLESTON'S St Helens Ales & Beers bowls competition, with a winner's prize of £800, starts this weekend.

St Helens Town off to a winning start

St Helens Star: Marcus Perry

4:50pm Monday 4th August 2014

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St Helens Striders runners complete 50-mile ultra marathon

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4:31pm Monday 4th August 2014

THREE St Helens Striders completed a 50-mile ultra marathon in the Lake District.

Results of Newton le Willows Angling Association matches

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3:00pm Monday 4th August 2014

NEWTON le Willows Angling Association matches have taken place, with Dave Boyle twice featuring in the top four.

Brown points to not enough 7/10 performances at Hull

St Helens Star: Nathan Brown

4:25pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

NATHAN Brown said not enough of his Saints men produced sufficient standards of performance to get a win at Hull on Friday night.

PICTURES: Hull v Saints

St Helens Star:

4:31pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

A SELECTION of the action from St Helens' loss at Hull FC.

FULL TIME: Hull FC 19 St Helens 12

St Helens Star:

9:58pm Friday 1st August 2014

SAINTS slipped up at Hull but lifted the Steve Prescott Cup and remain top of Super League.

HALF TIME: Hull FC 12 St Helens 6

St Helens Star:

9:06pm Friday 1st August 2014

WHILE two important Super League points are at stake, the mood of the occasion was captured early by both sets of players warming up in T-shirts sporting on the reverse the number one and Steve Prescott's name.

TEAMS: Hull FC v Saints

St Helens Star: Jordan Turner celebrates his try for Saints against his former club, Hull.

7:14pm Friday 1st August 2014

CONFIRMED teams for tonight's Super League Round 23 clash at the KC Stadium.

It's a fantastic feeling, Royal Marine Chris Sherrington takes gold in Glasgow

St Helens Star: Billinge man mountain Chris Sherrington with his Commonwealth gold medal Credit: Jeff Holmes - Team Scotland

5:04pm Friday 1st August 2014

JUDO fighter Chris Sherrington has described the “fantastic” feeling of standing on the podium as a gold medallist at the Commonwealth Games.

Saints confident in new half-back pairing

St Helens Star: DAVE KENDALL (8755190)

12:20pm Thursday 31st July 2014

SAINTS have confidence in their new half-back partnership as they bid to keep hold of top spot in the final five rounds of Super League, starting with a win at Hull FC on Friday night.

Fisher on fire for Town

St Helens Star:

2:45pm Thursday 31st July 2014

ST HELENS Town remain top of the Liverpool competition Second Division after a 95-run victory over Hightown.

Saints shirt up for grabs

St Helens Star: DAVE KENDALL (8728045)

2:34pm Thursday 31st July 2014

ARE you this week’s face in the crowd competition winner?

Saints Summer Camp opportunity

St Helens Star:

2:32pm Thursday 31st July 2014

SAINTS Community Development Foundation have teamed up with The Regenda Group to offer young people the chance to take part in Saints Summer Camp.

Golden Games glory for St Helens judo kings

St Helens Star: at SECC Precinct during day two of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on July 25, 2014 in Glasgow, United Kingdom. (8763357)

12:30pm Thursday 31st July 2014

JUDO fighters from St Helens stood on the podium’s top step after winning gold at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Town gear up for start of new campaign

St Helens Star:

12:22pm Thursday 31st July 2014

ST HELENS Town kick off their new North West Counties Football League season on Saturday on the ground where they completed last season’s campaign, facing Maine Road at Brantingham Road, Chorlton.

Inspiration for a winning shot

St Helens Star:

11:56am Thursday 31st July 2014

MATT Dawson says Steve Prescott and Luke Walsh will provide inspiration to the Saints players as they seek success at Hull FC on Friday night.

Captains at the double

St Helens Star:

7:40am Thursday 31st July 2014

TWO St Helens District under 11s cricket team players are leading county sides this season.

Kamikaze cricket costs Rainhill

St Helens Star:

2:00pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

RASH shot decision and dropped catches led to Rainhill’s downfall against Fleetwood Hesketh.

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