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Fri, 06 May 22 - Summer Mini League - Fixtures : The summer fixtures for the mini league (only 4 teams) has been made. Follow the normal links.

Thu, 29 Apr 21 - Champion of Champions - West Green : Congratulations to West Green, who have won this seasons Champion of Champions competition after beating Crofton WMC (6-4) over two legs.

Fri, 15 Apr 22 - Champion of Champions - Draw : Crofton WMC and West Green will playoff to decide this seasons Champion of Champions. Follow the link to see the fixtures/schedule.

Wed, 13 Apr 22 - Summer League Interest? : A note to delegates, we currently have 4 teams interested in playing in a Summer League, these are Royston A, St Michaels, West Green and Outwood. But we need a few more to make it work, if you're interested in joining, please contact the committee within the next week and if we get the numbers, we'll look at setting something up.

Sun, 10 Apr 22 - Next Delegates Meeting - 13th April : A note to delegates, the next league meeting will be this Wednesday 13th April. If you have any trophies to return, please bring them to this meeting.

Tue, 15 Mar 22 - Ryhill Village has closed. Team becomes Ryhill Midland : Sad news, Ryill Village club has had to close after many years in the Wakefield League. The team remains and will continue to play matches, but they will now play from Royston Midland and have been renamed to Ryhill Midland to reflect the change.

Tue, 01 Mar 22 - New Handicaps - League Meeting Wednesday 9th March : A note to delegates, the new hanicaps for March have been generated and are now on the website. Also, the next delegates meeting is this Wednesday - 9th March. Please return all outstanding trophies ASAP.

Tue, 08 Feb 22 - League Meeting - February Cancelled : As discussed at the last delegates meeting. It was decided we would cancel the February meeting and move all business to the next one - Wednesday 9th March. Also, please note, new handicaps will be generated on Monday 7th February (upto and including all matches played before that date).

Tue, 11 Jan 22 - Next Delegates Meeting - 19th January : A note to delegates, the next league meeting has been moved back one week (due to holidays) to Wednesday 19th January.

Mon, 29 Nov 21 - League Meeting - Cancelled : A notice to delegates, the next planned league meeting is now cancelled due to illness (please spread the word), a re-scheduled date for the next meeting will be arranged soon. Also, please return all outstanding trophies ASAP.

Sat, 20 Nov 21 - New League Season - Fixtures : The new league season is almost upon us. Check the links for the latest infomation. Note: Please let us know if you find any errors etc. ASAP.

Thu, 04 Nov 21 - 3aside - Barnsley Cons : Congratulations to Barnsley Cons, who have beaten Lofthousegate to take this seasons 3aside Trophy.

Tue, 02 Nov 21 - Next Delegates Meeting - 10th November : A note to delegates, the next meeting will be held on Wednesday 10th November.

Thu, 28 Oct 21 - Champion of Champions - Wrenthorpe : Congratulations to Wrenthorpe, who have won this seasons Champion of Champions competition after beating Crofton WMC (8-2) over two legs.

Thu, 28 Oct 21 - Joffe Trophy - Royston Midland : Congratulations to Royston Midland, who have beaten Royston Pockets A 3-1 to take this seasons Joffe Bridgwater Trophy.

Tue, 05 Oct 21 - Tuesday Night - Winners - Wrenthorpe : Congratulations to Wrenthorpe, after another close finish, have won this seasons Tuesday Night League.

Tue, 05 Oct 21 - Thursday Night - Winners - Crofton WMC : Congratulations to Crofton WMC, after a really close finish, have won this seasons Thursday Night League.

Wed, 29 Sep 21 - Roadmap To Re-Starting : Following the recent league meeting. Delegates have agreed on a plan to slowly re-start league activities. Please click the link for the latest information. Note: This page will change/evolve as more structure is added.

Mon, 21 Sep 20 - League Re-start? - Maybe - League Meeting : A notice to delegates, we've finally managed to get responses from quite a few clubs. So we need a meeting to discuss the way forward. This is now scheduled for Tuesday 28th September 7:30pm at Belle Vue Cons. Please spread the word to other delegates and we hope to see you then.

Mon, 09 Aug 21 - The Return of League Matches? : A notice to delegates, as life slowly moves back to some form of normality. The committee would like to know if players are ready for the return of league matches? Are clubs open? Can clubs host matches? Do teams want to play matches? Please contact Wayne or Gordon regarding your availability. Based on this feedback, we’d like to arrange a league meeting and work out the best way forward. Thanks.

Thu, 15 Jul 21 - Johnson and Johnson win it again! : The formidable father/son doubles team of Steve and Danny Johnson have yet again won the pairs title. Beating Ian Reidford and Craig Dixon of Grimethorpe WMC 3-0 in a tense final at Royston Pockets.

Tue, 08 Sep 20 - : Further details regarding the leagues suspension and new season are available via this link.

Tue, 08 Sep 20 - New League Season - Delayed - Update : Further details regarding the leagues suspension and new season are available via this link.

Tue, 25 Aug 20 - Banham Takes Handicap Title : Congratulations to Josh Banham (Barnsley Cons), who's won this seasons individual handicap competition, after beating Phil Morris (West Green) 3-0 in the final at Royston Pockets. This is Josh's 3rd handicap title in 4 years (2 summer, 1 winter). The highlight of this campaign being back-to-back 54 and 48 breaks in the same frame during his recent semi-final match.

Tue, 04 Aug 20 - League Suspended - Update : Further details regarding the league suspension are available via this link.

Mon, 16 Mar 20 - League Suspended - Coronavirus : A notice to all league members. The committee has decided, as of now (Tuesday 17th March), to suspend all league and competiton matches due to Coronavirus safety concerns. A detailed update will be available later today.

Sun, 01 Mar 20 - Handicap - Clarification : After quite a bit of feedback, we're making a slight change to handicapping. Currently, match results missing before the meeting aren't included in the monthly handicap generation. Normally, this isn't a problem, as they'll be caught up as the season progresses. But as the season draws to a close, these results may play a big factor in final league positions. So from now on, missing results will be factored in as they arrive (up to the last meeting date).

Tue, 25 Feb 20 - Summer League - Team Required : A notice to delegates, we are looking for another team to take part in this years summer league (we have 7 so far), playing on Tuesday nights. Please contact the league secretary if you are interested in taking part.

Tue, 28 Jan 20 - Competitions : A notice to all competition players, please make sure all matches are played ASAP as the closing date is almost upon us. The draw for next rounds will be made at the next delegate meeting in February.

Thu, 12 Dec 19 - Competitions and Delegate Meeting : A notice to delegates, the January meeting has been cancelled. The next meeting will be on Wednesday 12th February. At which point the next round in each competition must have been played. Details available on the 'Competitions page'.

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Updated: Fri, 6th May 2022