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Sun, 14 Jan 18 - Yorkshire Championship : This years Yorkshire Snooker Championship is almost upon us. If you would like to enter, please download the entry form via this link. Note, all entries MUST be in by 31st Jan.

Wed, 10 Jan 18 - Sad News - Norman Mills : We're sorry to report that Norman Mills has passed away. Norman played for Royston Midland for many, many years and was a massive supporter of the Wakefield League. His passing comes less than a year since that of his great friend Cyril Foster. We're sure, wherever they are now, they'll be enjoying a few frames together. Our condolences go out to his family and friends.

Thu, 02 Nov 17 - Summer League Presentation Night : A notice to all summer league delegates, the presentation of trophies will take place at the next league meeting (Wed 8th Nov). Please ensure all winners (or representatives) attend the meeting.

Thu, 02 Nov 17 - Stocks Takes Summer Title : Congratulations to Mick Stocks (Alverthorpe WMC), who has beaten Mick Wilby 3-0 in the final of this summers individual scratch competition. The highlight being his superb 104 break in the second frame.

Wed, 01 Nov 17 - Joffe Trophy : A notice to delegates, please ensure all Joffe Trophy matches are played or arranged ASAP. We intend to do the next round draw at the meeting next Wednesday (8th).

Sat, 28 Oct 17 - Mapplewell Take 3-A-Side Title : Congratulations to Mapplewell A who have won the summer league 3-A-Side competition, beating Royston Pockets B in the final.

Sat, 21 Oct 17 - Awesome Lawsons : In another nail biting final, well done to Roy and Simon Lawson (West Green) who have beaten Kyle Cowie and Ricky Senior (Mapplewell) 3-2 to win the summer pairs title.

Sat, 21 Oct 17 - Banham Takes Handicap Title : After a really close final, congratulations to Josh Banham (Mapplewell) after beating Phil Morris (West Green) 3-2 to take this summers individual handicap title.

Sun, 01 Oct 17 - Summer League Competitions : A notice to all players still in the summer league competitions. Please complete all fixtures ASAP. You have until next Sunday (8th) to play all remaining semi-final matches.

Sun, 24 Sep 17 - Handicaps Added : The winter league handicaps have now been added. Please take a moment to check all relevant players are included. Please report any problems ASAP.

Fri, 22 Sep 17 - New League Fixtures : The new winter league fixtures have now been published. Tuesday matches start next week (26th), Thursday matches start 28th. Please check the fixtures etc. and report any problems ASAP. Also, the first round of the Joffe Bridgwater trophy are also available. League handicaps will be added over the next few days.

Fri, 18 Aug 17 - Lofthousegate B - Quit Summer League : A notice to delegates, due to unforseen circumstances, Lofthousegate 'B' have quit the summer league and will not complete the remaining fixtures. The website will be updated accordingly and all their second-half fixtures will be converted to BYE's.

Wed, 09 Aug 17 - Presentation Night: Thanks You! : A big thank you to all who attended this years presentation night, we had a good turn-out, better attended than the past few years. With a special mention to the following clubs for providing raffle prizes: New Lodge WMC, Cudworth West End WMC, Grimethorpe WMC, Mapplewell, Belle Vue Cons, Royston Pockets, Brookehouse, Ryhill Village and Outwood.

Tue, 08 Aug 17 - Winter League - AGM - Next Meeting : A notice to delegates, this years AGM will be held on Wednesday 13th September. Please submit all proposals within the next three weeks for consideration. Please confirm all team entries (or any changes, updates, removals etc.) to Gordon ASAP. We plan to start the league the week following the AGM, so it would be helpful if all competition entries could also be provided before the meeting. Thanks.

Tue, 11 Jul 17 - Sad News - Cyril Foster : After only finding out yesterday at the presentation night, We're sorry to report that Cyril Foster passed away earlier this year. Cyril played (and was team delegate) for Royston Midland for many years and a huge supporter of the Wakefield League. We're sure Cyril would have been delighted with the success his team enjoyed this season (a fitting tribute). Our condolences go out to his family and friends.

Tue, 11 Jul 17 - Chris Hall takes Individual title : Congratulations to Chris Hall (Lofthousegate), who has won this seasons Individual Scratch competition, after beating Steve Peace (Royston Midland) 4-2, in a close run final.

Tue, 04 Jul 17 - Presentation Night - Tues 11th July : Remember, next Tuesday is the leagues presentation night and final of the championship competition (Belle Vue Cons - 7pm start). Could each delegate please bring raffle prize as normal.

Mon, 19 Jun 17 - Royston Midland are the Champion of Champions! : Congratulations to Royston Midland, who have won this seasons Champion of Champions competition after beating Alverthorpe WMC over two legs (7-3).

Sun, 18 Jun 17 - Brookhouse win Thursday Playoffs : Well done to Brookhouse who have beaten St Michaels 3-2 to win this years Thursday Night League Playoffs.

Mon, 12 Jun 17 - Delegate Meeting : A notice to all delegates, the next league meeting is this Wednesday (14th), please return all winter league trophies ASAP. Also, entries fees for the summer league are now due (£35) and all summer competition entries need to be in before the meeting, as the draws for each competition will be made at this time.

Fri, 02 Jun 17 - Champion of Champions : The draw and fixtures for this years 'champion of champions' has now been made. Follow the link for details.

Tue, 11 Apr 17 - Thursday Night Playoffs : All Thursday results are now in. So the draw for the playoffs has been made. Please use the link provided to see the draw in full.

Sun, 28 May 17 - Thursday Night Winners : Congratulations to Royston Midland, who have won this seasons Thursday Night League. Can delegates please submit all remaining league fixtures a.s.a.p as once all league results are in, the draw for playoffs and 'champion of champions' can be made.

Sun, 14 May 17 - Summer League - Fixtures - Slight Update : Due to an admin error. A slight change has been made to the summer fixtures previously posted. Please take a moment to check the new fixtures in case your team is affected. Sorry for any inconvenience. Also, the summer league handicaps are now available.

Thu, 11 May 17 - Summer League - Fixtures : This years summer league fixtures are now available (see link). We have a new team this year (but some old faces), West Green (based in Monk Bretton Barnsley, near Royston) have joined for the summer. Please take a moment to check the fixtures and report back if you find any errors. Further details (handicaps etc) will be added over the next few days.

Wed, 10 May 17 - Midland Takes Pairs Title : Congratulations to Neil Mills and K.Foster of Royston Midland, who has beaten J.Staves and C.Burnage (Ryhill Village B) to win this years Pairs title.

Wed, 10 May 17 - Royston Pockets A win Tuesday Playoffs : Well done to Royston Pockets A who has beaten Lofthousegate B 3-2 to win this years Tuesday Night League Playoffs.

Mon, 08 May 17 - Thursday - Missing Results : A notice to delegates, we have quite a few missing match results. Please submit any played match details which are not currently on this website (use the link to see the current status).

Sat, 06 May 17 - Summer League - Starts 16th May : Just a quick note to remind everyone that this years summer league will start on Tuesday 16th May. Please check back over the next few days for fixtures etc.

Thu, 04 May 17 - Ryhill Village A take Joffe Title : Congratulations to Ryhill Village A who has beaten Belle Vue Cons B 3-2 to win this years Joffe Bridgwater Trophy.

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Updated: Sun, 21st Jan 2018