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Rugby league - 27 Feb 2006
The RFL has introduced new rules relating to professional clubs who undertake acts of insolvency.
Rugby league - 04 Jul 2005
The Rugby Football League has appointed Simon Malcolm as Director of Marketing and Corporate Communications.
Rugby league - 07 Feb 2005
The Rugby Football League (RFL) today welcomed the decision by Sport England – the strategic lead for sport in England - to award £11.5 million of funding to the game over the next four years.
Rugby league - 26 Nov 2004
The Rugby Football League's Executive Chairman Richard Lewis has been appointed to Sport England's National Investment Panel.
Rugby league - 09 Aug 2004
An overhaul of the system of compensation when players move between clubs has been carried out by the Rugby Football League (RFL).
Rugby league - 09 Aug 2004
The Rugby Football League (RFL) is actively seeking applications from clubs wishing to become part of the sport's professional League structure at National League One and Two level.
Rugby league - 30 Jul 2004
Nigel Wood, the Rugby Football League’s Director of Finance and Chief Operating Officer, has reported that the RFL is now back in the black for the first time in ten years.
Rugby league - 26 Apr 2004
Leading recruitment company Parkhouse Recruitment have reached agreement with the Rugby Football League to become a sponsor of the sport at grass roots level.
Rugby league - 07 Apr 2004
The Rugby Football League - as the tournament's appointed organising body - is delighted to confirm that leading global consumer goods company Gillette will be the title sponsor of the 2004 Rugby League Tri-Nations.
Rugby league - 01 Apr 2004
A new sponsor, LHF Healthplan, will be backing National Leagues One, Two and Three for the 2004 season.
Rugby league - 08 Mar 2004
The news that National League One club Featherstone Rovers have emerged from a period of administration has created an encouraging situation for the Rugby Football League, who no longer have any of their member clubs labouring under that degree of financial restraint.
Rugby league - 28 Jan 2003
Today Powergen has announced that Rugby League’s leading knockout tournament will be known as the Powergen Challenge Cup.
Rugby league - 05 Dec 2002
The Rugby Football League have appointed Chris Green as their new Marketing Director and he will start his new job with the sport on 2 January 2003.
Rugby league - 20 Nov 2002
Sports law expert Maurice Watkins is to join the Rugby Football League as a non-executive Director.
Rugby league - 01 May 2002
The Rugby Football League today announced that Ian Edwards BA (Hons) and Tony Gartland have been appointed as non-Executive Directors to the RFL Board of Directors and, at the same time, confirming the appointment of Nigel Wood as the new Finance Director.
Rugby league - 09 Aug 2001
This year’s Northern Ford Premiership Grand Final winners Widnes Vikings will be promoted to the Tetley’s Super League for the 2002 season.
Rugby league - 01 Aug 2001
At their meeting on Wednesday 8th August at Halifax, the 12 member clubs in the Tetley’s Super League are to discuss the principle of putting in place an independent Board of Directors, following a proposal from the London Broncos club.
Rugby league - 11 Jul 2001
The National Rugby League Partnership Executive Committee has agreed to maintain existing funding levels of $2.5million per club in the 2002 competition.
Rugby league - 29 Mar 2001
Classic Sportswear- a Sydney based manufacturer since 1934 has arrived as a player on the highly competitive global sports apparel market after having secured a long term, exclusive supply agreement with the Great Britain’s Rugby Football League (RFL). This landmark agreement covers both the official on field apparel and official training gear as well as the exclusive retail sales of all authentic merchandise.
Rugby league - 07 Feb 2001
Following talks between Greg McCallum, the Rugby League’s Director of Rugby, and representatives of the French Federation in London yesterday, French clubs are to be allowed to take home advantage from the Silk Cut Challenge Cup in 2002.
Rugby league - 02 Feb 2001
Super League (Europe) Limited (SLE) have moved into new offices in Leeds city centre - and they will be shortly joined there by members of the Rugby Football League’s (RFL) Marketing Department.
Rugby league - 14 Nov 2000
Rugby League Claims World Cup Ratings Success
Rugby league - 30 Oct 2000
World Cup Gates 'Satisfactory' Says Tournament Organiser
Rugby league - 27 Oct 2000
Rugby League Tour Programme Approved
Rugby league - 11 Oct 2000
Further Sponsors for Rugby League World Cup
Rugby league - 20 Sep 2000
Super League Votes to Assist Cash-Strapped Wakefield<br><br> <br><br>
Rugby league - 13 Sep 2000
Tetley’s to Sponsor Rugby League World Cup 2000
Rugby league - 31 Aug 2000
Rugby League World Cup Announces Official Airline
Rugby league - 28 Jun 2000
Wales to Visit South Africa
Rugby league - 20 Jun 2000
Wales start their World Cup preparations
Rugby league - 12 Jun 2000
Rugby League Development Officer appointed in Belfast
Rugby league - 07 Jun 2000
Fiji to participate in World Cup - Statement from Rugby League World Cup 2000 Ltd
Rugby league - 05 Jun 2000
Saints do the double in Tetley's Bitter Super League Monthly Awards
Rugby league - 31 May 2000
Two Clubs beat deadline with application for RFL Membership
Rugby league - 22 May 2000
Double World Cup Attraction for Paris
Rugby league - 05 May 2000
Rugby league - 07 Feb 2000
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