New boys Ilkley are rising to the challenge in a higher league

Ilkley Gazette: Ban Magee scored a hat-trick against Horden Picture: ruggerpix.com

8:54am Thursday 16th October 2014

THE injuries continue to pile up and so the wins for North One East new boys Ilkley.

Guiseley boss Mark Bower reveals how he predicted his club's tough FA Cup test

Ilkley Gazette:

9:07am Thursday 16th October 2014

GUISELEY manager Mark Bower is likely to keep his thoughts to himself in future after the FA Cup fourth qualifying draw gave his side a tough test.

Ilkley pile up the tries as they romp to victory at Horden in North One East

Ilkley Gazette:

8:32am Thursday 16th October 2014

Horden 20 Ilkley 63

Ilkley produce an awayday special as they hit new heights in league rugby

6:36am Thursday 9th October 2014

Hartlepool 15 Ilkley 25

Things are looking up for injury-hit Ilkley

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley's Steve Nolson

6:37pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

ILKLEY’S injury jinx has struck again and claimed more victims.

'Not many amateur clubs could juggle their squad like us' says Ilkley coach Rhys Morgan

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley coach Rhys Morgan makes a point

10:36am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Ilkley Coach Rhys Morgan has praised his squad for dealing with a spate of injury and availability problems.

Line-out is weakest link in heartbreaking Ilkley defeat

Ilkley Gazette: Ryan Cooper shows his delight after scoring a try for Ilkley but the match ended in cruel defeat Picture: ruggerpix.com

1:01pm Thursday 25th September 2014

SSE North One East

Hurting badly but Ilkley are ready to bounce back

Ilkley Gazette: Line-out ace Pete Small is set to return for Ilkley on Saturday

9:24am Thursday 25th September 2014

RHYS Morgan has been around rugby union for many years and has seen many things.

Morgan delighted with Ilkley's first victory

Ilkley Gazette: Coach Rhys Morgan gives his after-match team talk

11:49am Thursday 18th September 2014

ILKLEY coach Rhys Morgan was both relieved and delighted with his side's 24-15 home win over Percy Park.

Ilkley produce rousing second-half display to defeat Percy Park

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley v Percy Park. Craig Barker scores a try

11:43am Thursday 18th September 2014

Ilkley 24 Percy Park 15

Ilkley are facing a big challenge against rivals who pack power

Ilkley Gazette: Rhys Morgan

9:24am Thursday 11th September 2014

Ilkley now know the size of the task facing them in North East One this season after their 27-19 defeat at Pocklington.

Pocklington pack too much power for lightweight Ilkley

9:11am Thursday 11th September 2014

Pocklington 27 Ilkley 19

Young locks hold the key to solving Ilkley's shortage of second rows for Pocklington trip

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley's head of rugby Rhys Morgan

10:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

ILKLEY will be without a number of key players when they make their return to North East One at Pocklington on Saturday.

Ilkley stand up to the first real test in thrilling Yorlkshire Cup clash at Wheatley Hills

Ilkley Gazette: Skipper Stuart Vincent takes on the defence. Picture: ruggerpix.com

6:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

Wheatley Hill 36 Ilkley 34

Record try-scorer Brewer is out of Ilkley cup clash

Ilkley Gazette: Stewart Brewer injury blow

9:05am Thursday 28th August 2014

RECORD try scorer Stewart Brewer has suffered an injury setback and will miss the kick off to Ilkley's new rugby season.

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

Ilkley Gazette:

9:33am Thursday 21st August 2014

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

Kimber gives promoted Ilkley a big boost

Ilkley Gazette: Josh Kimber touches down Picture: ruggerpix.com

9:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

TALENTED Josh Kimber has given Ilkley a big boost ahead of their return to North East One.

Ilkley romp through to sevens final

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley won the South Yorkshire Sevens qualifier at Wheatley Hills

7:38am Thursday 19th June 2014

Ilkley Rugby Union Club, who are preparing for life in SSE North One East, have been successfully keeping their hand in by playing sevens, winning the South Yorkshire qualifier last Saturday in emphatic style at Wheatley Hills.

Ilkley brothers called up for Pakistan

Ilkley Gazette: Temour Ahmed had to miss out

11:58am Thursday 12th June 2014

Three Ilkley brothers have been selected to play international rugby for Pakistan.

Morgan looks forward to testing times for Ilkley

Ilkley Gazette: Coach Rhys Morgan

10:45am Thursday 5th June 2014

Ilkley now know just how tough a test awaits them in North East Division One after the publication of the 2014-15 fixtures.

Small picks up Ilkley's big award

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley second row Pete Small heads for the line

10:23am Thursday 22nd May 2014

Second row Pete Small, pictured, has been named as Ilkley’s player of the year for his part in their double-winning campaign.

Ilkley coach praises Vincent's lead role

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley skipper Stuart Vincent. Picture:  ruggerpix.com

11:35am Thursday 15th May 2014

The inspirational leadership of captain Stuart Vincent has been highlighted as a key factor in Ilkley Rugby Club’s double-winning season.

Ilkley celebrate clinching the double

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley's squad with the Yorkshire Shield

12:01am Monday 5th May 2014

Ilkley 38 Scarborough 10

No room for complacency in Shield final - Morgan

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley's second team, who have not only their league championship but promotion via a play-off

12:50pm Thursday 1st May 2014

Champions Ilkley may have won 16 and drawn two of their previous 18 matches in SSE Yorkshire Division One.

Ilkley keep title-winning coaching team

Ilkley Gazette: ACKLAM A-8896.jpg

9:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

Newly-crowned Yorkshire Division One champ-ions Ilkley have moved quickly to secure the services of the men who masterminded their triumph.

Ilkley are crowned champions

Ilkley Gazette: Hat-trick hero JH Johnson steps out of a tackle Picture: ruggerpix.com

1:07pm Monday 21st April 2014

Ilkley 49 York 7

Victory will give Ilkley league title

Ilkley Gazette: Rhys Morgan wants to win Shield Picture: ruggerpix.com

9:06am Thursday 17th April 2014

Rhys Morgan will tell his Ilkley players to play with their heads not their hearts as they go into Saturday’s home game with York knowing that victory will give them the Yorkshire One title.

Ben Rhydding impress in Yorskhire finals

Ilkley Gazette: Ben Rhydding under-16 girls: Ben Rhydding u-16 girls: Back from left:  Rose Hagen, Ella Fitzpatrick, Sarah Pope, Rebecca Mountain, Zoe Judkowski, Rosie Ogden, Abi Spencer, Issy Austin, Lauren Day.

9:02am Thursday 17th April 2014

Ben Rhydding’s under-16 girls produced an impressive performance to finish runners up in the Yorkshire League play-offs at Halifax on Sunday.

Mission accomplished for Ilkley

Ilkley Gazette: Josh Kimber goes over for a try Picture: ruggerpix.com

8:59am Thursday 17th April 2014

Doncaster Phoenix 15 Ilkley 15

Collard blow for Ilkley's title push

Ilkley Gazette: Tom Collard in action against North Ribblesdale

10:25am Thursday 10th April 2014

Versatile Tom Collard is set to miss Ilkley’s crucial Yorkshire One match at Doncaster Phoenix on Saturday.

Ilkley extend unbeaten league run to 17 games

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley second row Pete Small heads for the line

10:34am Thursday 10th April 2014

Yorkshire Division One Ilkley 32 North Ribblesdale 12

Ilkley warned to keep focus

Ilkley Gazette: Coach Rhys Morgan celebrates with Nick Carolan Pic

10:46am Thursday 3rd April 2014

Ilkley need just one point to be guaranteed a place in the promotion play offs but the Yorkshire One title remains their main objective.

Ilkley win top-of-table encounter

Ilkley Gazette: Stuart Brewer scored two tries  Picture: ruggerpix.com

12:09pm Monday 31st March 2014

Dinnington 8 Ilkley 19

Ilkley all set for title showdown

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley's head of rugby Rhys Morgan

10:32am Thursday 27th March 2014

The two form teams of Yorkshire Division One go head to head in a clash that may well decide the destiny of this season’s title race on Saturday.

Ilkley extend unbeaten run

Ilkley Gazette: Pete Small scores a try. Picture: ruggerpix.com

7:34pm Saturday 22nd March 2014

Ilkley 56 Bridlington 0

No change of approach from Ilkley

Ilkley Gazette: ACKLAM A-8896.jpg

11:08am Thursday 20th March 2014

Ilkley’s head of rugby Rhys Morgan is resisting the temptation to rotate his squad as their Yorkshire Division One promotion campaign reaches its climax.

England Lambs tour for Ilkley's Morgan

Ilkley Gazette: Charles Morgan has been picked for tour

10:58am Thursday 20th March 2014

Charles Morgan has been selected for the England Lambs tour of Zimbabwe next month.

Ilkley reach Yorkshire Shield final

Ilkley Gazette: Alastair Monks looks for a gap in the defence. Picture: ruggerpix.com

Ilkley 14 West Leeds 0

Ilkley urged to carry on winning as they face West Leeds in Yorkshire Shield

Ilkley Gazette: Pete Small, a try scorer at Acklam, is unavailable. Picture: ruggerpix.com

1:33pm Thursday 13th March 2014

Ilkley’s rugby players switch their attention to the Yorkshire Shield on Saturday and are determined to maintain their winning run.

Ilkley's record win makes big difference in Yorkshire One promotion race

Ilkley Gazette: Skipper Stuart Vincent tries to break through Picture: ruggerpix.com

Acklam 3 Ilkley 92

Ilkley coach wants six of the best

Ilkley Gazette: Alastair Monks is set to retun at Acklam

11:43am Thursday 6th March 2014

Ilkley’s head of rugby Rhys Morgan is calling on his players to produce “six of the best” as their Yorkshire One promotion campaign enters its most crucial phase.

Ilkley's performance angers coach

Ilkley Gazette: Coach Rhys Morgan

11:29am Thursday 27th February 2014

Ilkley’s rugby players received stinging criticism from their coach Rhys Morgan despite recording one of their biggest wins of the season last Saturday.

Pontefact cakewalk for Ilkley

Ilkley Gazette: Scrum half Ryan Cooper celebrates his try. Picture: ruggerpix.com

11:24am Thursday 27th February 2014

Pontefract 5 Ilkley 54

Expect plenty of twists and turns on the promotion run-in

Ilkley Gazette: Josh Kimber has been a revelation this season, says Ilkley's coach Rhys Morgan

1:40pm Thursday 20th February 2014

Ilkley are hoping that the wet and windy weather won’t blow them off course when it comes to gaining promotion and winning the Yorkshire Shield.

Could Henry prove a trendsetter for Ilkley rugby?

Ilkley Gazette: Henry Ackroyd has been selected for Leeds Carnegie's England Rugby Developing Player Programme

1:20pm Thursday 20th February 2014

Ilkley Rugby Club’s Henry Ackroyd has gained a place on Leeds Carnegie's England Rugby Developing Player Programme (ERDPP) – Central group.

Versatile Collard is perfect stand in as Ilkley's stand-off at Pontefract

Ilkley Gazette: Tom Collard makes a break for Ilkley

11:45am Thursday 13th February 2014

Tom Collard will again be handed the key role of stand-off as Ilkley look to extend their 14-match unbeaten run.

Nervous moments but Ilkley hang on to extend unbeaten record to 14 games

Ilkley Gazette: Nervous moments but Ilkley hang on to extend unbeaten record

10:55am Thursday 13th February 2014

Ilkley 20 Old Brodleians 13

Ilkley look to avenge Old Brods defeat as they bid to extend unbeaten home record

Ilkley Gazette: Tom Collard makes a break for Ilkley

9:44am Thursday 6th February 2014

Revenge is the name of the game for Yorkshire Division One promotion chasers Ilkley on Saturday.

Compelling case for defence as Ilkley march on in the Yorkshire Shield

Ilkley Gazette: Steve Burn reaches out to score Ilkley's third try

9:41am Thursday 6th February 2014

Ilkley 26 North Ribblesdale 0

It's Yorkshire Shield action for Ilkley as they tackle old rivals North Ribblesdale

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley scrum half Ryan Cooper looks for a gap Picture: ruggerpix.com

12:02pm Thursday 30th January 2014

Ilkley take a break from league action on Saturday when they take on North Ribblesdale in the Yorkshire Shield at Stacks Field.






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