BURNLEY and Pendle Rugby League Club have returned to training – and players were out in numbers.

A total of 25 players turned up for the first session of pre-season which included a good number of promising newcomers.

Burnley and Pendle Rugby League Club are putting together what they hope is a strong squad to compete in this years North West Men's League, Entry Division.

The club is always on the lookout for new players and supporters. All interested players of whatever standard are welcome, from experienced Rugby players to complete beginners. The squad will certainly be tested with a challenging fixture list containing the likes of Rochdale Cobras and Lancs/GMP Police.

The club will continue to play throughout the summer at The Prairie Playing Fields.

For further details about the club contact manager Bob Lennard on 07772 600729.