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Magnificent seven for Blackburn

Lancashire Telegraph: Try scorer Liam Oldham on the charge for Blackburn

5:24pm Tuesday 3rd December 2013

Littleborough 6 Blackburn 10

Stubbs sets up Blackburn win

5:04pm Wednesday 27th November 2013

Blackburn 22 Fleetwood 3 BLACKBURN continued with their good run of results with a convincing 22-3 home win against Lancashire rivals Fleetwood.

Blackburn RUFC buzzing for the start of the season

5:37pm Tuesday 3rd September 2013

BLACKBURN coach Dino Radice says there is a real buzz about the club as they prepare to kick off another season – a campaign he hopes will end with a challenge for the play-off places.

Blackburn face tough RU opener

Lancashire Telegraph: Dino Radice

4:58pm Tuesday 25th June 2013

BLACKBURN will kick off their season with a tough opener – and it won’t get any easier.

Blackburn Rovers, Burnley and Accrington Stanley announce special anniversary fixtures

1:27pm Tuesday 18th June 2013

BLACKBURN Rovers, Burnley and Accrington Stanley will play in special anniversary fixtures on the opening weekend of the new season.

Honours even in East Lancashire challenge match

5:12pm Tuesday 9th April 2013

A local derby held to get players back in to the game finished with honours even.

Blackburn pay price for poor start

5:12pm Tuesday 9th April 2013

BLACKBURN’S poor run of form continued after another loss on the road as they slipped to a third defeat in four outings.

Another home defeat for Blackburn

5:46pm Tuesday 5th March 2013

BLACKBURN suffered another defeat at home as they went down to promotion-chasing Aspatria.

First win of 2013 for Blackburn

5:21pm Tuesday 26th February 2013

THEY have had to wait nearly three months but Blackburn have finally recorded their first win of 2013.

Blackburn suffer heavy defeat to Wigton

5:16pm Tuesday 19th February 2013

BLACKBURN went the way of every other side in North Lancs/Cumbria Division when they slipped to a heavy defeat at Wigton.

Blackburn still looking for first win of the season

4:52pm Tuesday 12th February 2013

BLACKBURN are still looking for their first win of the season after throwing away a lead to lose to a spirited Upper Eden side.

Blackburn RUFC's promotion push blown off course

Lancashire Telegraph: Nick Smith impressed on his debut

4:41pm Tuesday 8th January 2013

BLACKBURN’S push for promotion was blown off course on a blustery Cumbrian coastline.

Rivals set for derby scrum down

8:01am Thursday 27th December 2012

Burnley will host Blackburn in a floodlit U24s match at Holden Road on Friday, December 28 (7pm ko).

Date looms for Burnley v Blackburn rugby union derby

4:32pm Tuesday 18th December 2012

SQUADS are filling up for the ‘returning home’ derby between Burnley and Blackburn next week.

Blackburn seal victory over Aldwinians

Lancashire Telegraph: Damian Miller on the charge for Blackburn

4:30pm Tuesday 18th December 2012

SAM Morgan made a try-scoring return to action as Blackburn ground out an important win against promotion-chasing Aldwinians.

Dino calls for big promotion push

Lancashire Telegraph: Dino Radice

6:04pm Tuesday 4th December 2012

BLACKBURN coach Dino Radice has challenged his players to raise their game, win the next two matches and get in the promotion mix.

Blackburn continue climb up the table

5:41pm Tuesday 27th November 2012

Pendle completed a hat-trick of East Lancs derby victories after a narrow win over Chorley.

Blackburn claim bonus in Cumbria

5:43pm Tuesday 20th November 2012

Blackburn secured a bonus point victory as they beat Egremont 20-11 in Cumbria.

Blackburn back to winning ways against Didsbury Toc

3:58pm Wednesday 7th November 2012

BLACKBURN got back to winning ways at Ramsgreave Drive with a convincing 39- 0 victory.

Beaten Blackburn can't take advantage

5:35pm Tuesday 30th October 2012

BLACKBURN were left to wonder what might have been as they went down to North Lancs and Cumbria League defeat in Cumbria on Saturday as Aspatria ran out 23-16 winners with only a losing bonus point to console them.

De la Salle 3 Blackburn 27

11:23am Thursday 1st March 2012

A PATCHED up Blackburn teamed secured a hard-fought bonus point win to keep their end of season play-off hopes well on course.

Blackburn 53 Didsbury Toc 3

10:53am Tuesday 21st February 2012

BLACKBURN climbed up to third place in the North Lancs/Cumbria division after running in eight tries against Didsbury Toc.

Didsbury Toc 15 Blackburn 20

12:31pm Tuesday 24th January 2012

Blackburn secured their first away win since September but left it late to secure a hard-fought victory at Didsbury.

Blackburn 26 Aldwinians 10

10:46am Thursday 19th January 2012

BLACKBURN coach Dino Radice was delighted to see his team keep their promotion hopes alive with an impressive bonus point victory.

Fleetwood 22 Blackburn 10

11:38am Thursday 12th January 2012

Blackburn could not have picked a harder start to the New Year as they visited high-flying Fleetwood, especially considering the Christmas break and the fact that they had not had a game since December 3.

Blackburn 41 Furness 0

4:20pm Tuesday 22nd November 2011

BLACKBURN ran in seven tries to bounce back from last weekend’s disappointing defeat in emphatic style.

Blackburn 18 Heaton Moor 5

4:20pm Wednesday 9th November 2011

AFTER their recent troubles on the road, it was a case of home sweet home as Blackburn maintained their unbeaten record at Ramsgreave Drive.

Blackburn 53 Millom 3

9:55am Tuesday 25th October 2011

A last-gasp try in the final play of the game saw Rossendale snatch victory and close in on the top of the table.

Kirkby Lonsdale 11 Blackburn 3

10:34am Tuesday 4th October 2011

Blackburn suffered their first defeat of the season, as they lost 11-3 away to Kirkby Lonsdale.

Millom 0 Blackburn 45

3:21pm Tuesday 20th September 2011

Blackburn 1st XV continued their winning start to the season with a comfortable 45–0 away win against Millom.

Millom 0 Blackburn 45

Lancashire Telegraph: TOP MAN Liam Oldham put in a starring role for Blackburn

1:59pm Tuesday 20th September 2011

BLACKBURN continued their winning start to the season with a comfortable victory at Millom.

Blackburn 18 Egremont 5

Lancashire Telegraph: THE BEEST John Beeston charges for the line in Blackburn’s 18-5 win over Egremont

2:36pm Tuesday 13th September 2011

BLACKBURN may well have made it two wins out of two and picked up nine out of the 10 points available but coach Dino Radice admitted his side made hard work of it.

Oldham 5 Blackburn 35

Lancashire Telegraph: Oldham 5 Blackburn 35

11:19am Tuesday 19th April 2011

BLACKBURN clinched a top six spot out-going coach John Morgan was looking for with a wonderful five-try romp at Oldham.

Morgan: I have loved every minute of it

2:35pm Tuesday 12th April 2011

BLACKBURN coach John Morgan has taken charge of his last ever home game but admits he has loved every second.

Super sevens is making its Marc

11:32am Tuesday 5th April 2011

MARCO Vaghetti has set his sights on making the north of England a hot-bed for sevens rugby.

Blackburn 56 Whitehaven 9

11:26am Tuesday 5th April 2011

BLACKBURN finally produced the performance they had threatened all season with a 10-try romp against Whitehaven – a team they had lost to earlier in the season.

Didsbury Toc 18 Blackburn 19

4:23pm Tuesday 29th March 2011

BLACKBURN were gifted the points after a moment of madness turned certain defeat in to victory.

Keswick 7 Blackburn 32

Lancashire Telegraph: SCORER Damian Miller

4:40pm Tuesday 22nd March 2011

BLACKBURN won on their travels to Cumbria against a Keswick side that looked dead and buried after 30 minutes but came back very strongly to make a real game of this contest.

Blackburn 38 Eccles 5

12:31pm Tuesday 15th March 2011

BLACKBURN claimed maximum North Lancs/ Cumbria points as they beat a good Eccles side in convincing style.

St Benedicts 16 Blackburn 13

3:22pm Tuesday 8th March 2011

BLACKBURN paid the price for giving away too many penalties that cost them victory on the long trip to Whitehaven.

Blackburn 27 Workington 20

12:23pm Tuesday 11th January 2011

BLACKBURN gained revenge over Cumbrian sides but made harder work of it than they should have.

Morgan aims to end on a high

11:02am Tuesday 28th December 2010

JOHN Morgan is hoping that Blackburn’s blend of youth and experience will see his side finish the second half of the season on a high.

Clitheroe Firsts 10 Aldwinians Seconds 20

11:42am Tuesday 14th December 2010

Clitheroe donned their boots in anger for the first time in nearly three weeks but only after their Little-moor pitch had passed a morning inspection.

Accrington Stanley in training base talks with Blackburn RUFC

10:13am Thursday 2nd December 2010

ACCRINGTON Stanley are in talks to make Blackburn RUFC their new permanent training base.

Blackburn 22 St Benedicts 17

2:16pm Tuesday 16th November 2010

BLACKBURN won three successive matches for the first time in more than two years after battling against the wind and fighting off a late comeback.

De la Salle 13 Blackburn 21

1:44pm Tuesday 2nd November 2010

PAUL Bleasdale scored all 21 points as Black-burn stormed back from 13-3 down to clinch an impressive win at De la Salle.

Whitehaven 19 Blackburn 16

3:07pm Tuesday 12th October 2010

BLACKBURN came back from Cumbria empty hand-ed once again after pushing Whitehaven all the way.

Blackburn 12 Aspatria 28

10:46am Wednesday 6th October 2010

BLACKBURN coach John Morgan told his excitable young players that they will have to calm down if they want to return to winning ways.

Workington 18 Blackburn 5

10:29am Tuesday 28th September 2010

A depleted Blackburn side travelled to Cumbria with no fewer than six changes from the side selected in midweek.

Blackburn 22 Keswick 15

9:53am Tuesday 21st September 2010

JOHN Morgan left match-day duties to his trusty lieute-nants as Blackburn bounced back with a win.



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