Centurions Launch Tommy Sale MBE Youth Development Programme In Partnership With Leigh College

Centurions Launch Tommy Sale MBE Youth Development Programme In Partnership With Leigh College

Leigh Centurions are pleased to confirm that they are entering a partnership with Leigh College, based at Leigh Sports Village, and are looking to form a Category 3 Academy and a reserves side for the academic year 2017/2018 which will be effective for the 2018 season. Club officials including owner Derek Beaumont, Operations Director Steve Openshaw and Assistant Coach Kieron Purtill have had productive meetings with Leigh College’s Assistant Principal Michelle Fisher to develop the initiative. To assist the success in this development pathway, the Club have offered advice and…

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Atherton & Leigh Foodbank Collection

Atherton & Leigh Foodbank Collection

Leigh Centurions & SuperLeigh along with Leigh Community Trust are holding a collection on of Atherton & Leigh Foodbank at the Leeds game this Friday. Atherton & Leigh Foodbank is a charitable organisation, and it’s function is to support vulnerable members of our community and people in crisis. They provide three days’ nutritionally balanced emergency food and support to local people who are referred to them in crisis. They are part of a nationwide network of foodbanks, supported by The Trussell Trust, working to combat poverty and hunger across the…

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Superleigh Needs You!

Superleigh Needs You!

Superleigh is one of the main fundraising arms for Leigh Centurions, and are on a crusade to boost memberships as the Betfred Super League season approaches. All new members signing up by close of play on 31st January will be entered into a special prize draw to win a meal for two people at the Whistling Wren pub, Leigh Sports Village. Each year Superleigh raises in excess of £50,000 for the Club. As we move forward, with ambitions to become established in the Betfred Super League, we need to grow…

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Superleigh Supports Compassion In Action Toy Appeal

Superleigh Supports Compassion In Action Toy Appeal

Superleigh were delighted to support local charity Compassion In Action’s 2016 Toy Appeal over the festive period. Superleigh’s Christine Brown and Jonathan Simpkin paid a visit to Compassion in action to hand over a number of toys which had been donated to the cause. Compassion in Action is a registered charity and meets the needs of people in crisis with provision of furniture, food and clothes, accommodation, skills training, education and advocacy. The Charity began back in 2006 as a coffee morning at St Mary’s church hall, Lowton – creating…

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Leigh Centurions Players Association Present Valentines Day Dinner Dance

Leigh Centurions Players Association Present Valentines Day Dinner Dance

Leigh Centurions Past Players Association invite supporters to celebrate the launch of the Betfred Super League 2017 campaign with a mixed Valentine’s Day dinner dance in the Banqueting Suite at Leigh Sports Village on Saturday 11th February. The fun packed evening will feature a three course meal with tea and coffee, two free bottles of wine per table and player interviews. The brilliant local vocalist Zoe Unsworth and popular local DJ Gaz Rhoden will also headline the evening, with start time 7 for 7-30pm and carriages after last orders at…

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Partnership Announced Between Leigh Centurions & Leigh College

Partnership Announced Between Leigh Centurions & Leigh College

Leigh Centurions are pleased to confirm that they are entering a partnership with Leigh College, based at Leigh Sports Village, and are looking to form a Category 3 Academy and a reserves side for the academic year 2017/2018 which will be effective for the 2018 season. Club officials including owner Derek Beaumont and Assistant Coach Kieron Purtill have had productive meetings with Leigh College’s Assistant Principal Michelle Fisher to develop the initiative. Kieron Purtill said: “This is an important development for the Club and the community and one of the…

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