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Sammut signs two year London Broncos deal

London Broncos Rugby League is pleased to confirm the return of half back, Jarrod Sammut, on a two year deal from 2017. The 29 year old Australian began his career with Penrith Panthers in the NRL, before a move to Super League in 2010 saw him sign with Crusaders. Sammut has since played for Bradford […]

London kick off 2017 season away

The 2017 Kingstone Press Championship season was unveiled over the weekend, and the London Broncos will start their season on the road – meeting Swinton Lions on Sunday 5 February at Heywood Road. In a 2016 Middle 8s rematch, London will take on Championship newcomers, Hull Kingston Rovers, in round two – the club’s first home […]

London to face Fev at Summer Bash 2017

SUMMER BASH HEADING TO BLACKPOOL FOR THIRD YEAR • Round of Kingstone Press Championship to take place across Bank Holiday weekend in May • Hull KR will make their first appearance at the Summer Bash and will take on Bradford Bulls • League 1 Cup Final will kick the weekend off on May 27th at […]

Hellewell in Scotland’s Four Nations squad

Wigan winger Lewis Tierney has been named in the Scotland squad for the first time ahead of the Ladbrokes Four Nations tournament, one of ten uncapped players in the 24-man squad. Tierney helped Wigan beat Warrington in last Saturday night’s Super League’s Grand Final, where he was up against future Scotland team-mate Matty Russell on […]

London sign Warrington’s Ben Evans

London Broncos Rugby League is pleased to confirm the signing of Warrington prop forward, Ben Evans, for the 2017 season. The 23 year old Wales international signed with the Wolves in 2013, before penning a season long loan with Bradford Bulls, who were, at the time, competing in Super League. Evans returned to Warrington for […]

Lovell signs three month contract

London Broncos Rugby League will welcome back Will Lovell on a three month contract, beginning in the 2017 pre-season. Lovell’s rugby career began playing union with Northampton Saints, but it wasn’t long before he was spotted and signed by the then-named Harlequins RL. The second rower played with the academy in both 2010 and 2011, […]

Jamie Langley receives Outstanding Achievement Award

Hull FC hooker Danny Houghton beat off stiff competition to be named the 2016 Steve Prescott MBE Man of Steel. Houghton, who is the first ever Hull FC player to win the coveted award, has been at the heart of the Black and Whites attack and defence this year, playing a major role in their […]

Channing to make London return

After a three year absence, Michael Channing will return to the London Broncos on a two year deal from 2017. The 24 year old centre began his rugby league career with the Broncos in 2012 (after making the switch from union, having previously played in London Irish’s academy), and made his debut against Hull KR […]

Naiqama: I’ll miss everything about London

For retiring captain, Wes Naiqama, it has been a brilliant two years in London playing for the Broncos, and says the club will always hold a special place in his heart. “Being able to play for the Broncos has been a blessing for myself, and something I don’t take for granted. The club has such a […]

London end 2016 season on a high

London Broncos ran in nine tries against Featherstone Rovers, but Salford’s 42–14 defeat of Batley means London will spend 2017 in the Championship, with either Salford or Hull KR. This was a dominant Broncos performance, led by hat-trick man Rhys Williams and the boot of Jamie Soward. Featherstone, it must be said, were authors of […]

Henderson’s 19 for final home game of 2016

Andrew Henderson’s side play their final home game of 2016 this Sunday, against fellow Championship side Featherstone Rovers. It is a game they must win in order to keep hopes of making the Million Pound Game alive, which is not altogether out the question, says Henderson. “Sunday’s game is our final home game of the […]

Job vacancy: lead academy/assistant first team physiotherapist

Role: Lead academy/assistant first team physiotherapist Organisation: London Broncos (Rugby League) Salary: Dependent on experience Location: Ealing, London Contract type: fixed term (full time) Closing date: 05/10/16 Job description: London Broncos are an established rugby league team at the start of a new and exciting phase in the club’s history. The club has recently relocated […]

Kam Pearce-Paul signs first team deal for 2017

London Broncos Rugby League is delighted to confirm that Kameron Pearce-Paul has signed a one year deal with the first team for 2017. 19 year old Pearce-Paul has played with the Broncos for five years – coming up through the Broncos scholarship and academy systems – before making his first team debut in spectacular fashion […]

Bradford to be the home of National Rugby League Museum

Rugby League Cares is delighted to announce that the new National Rugby League Museum will be based in Bradford, a city with a rich sporting heritage which is currently undergoing a cultural and architectural transformation. The museum is scheduled to open in August 2020 to mark Rugby League’s 125-year anniversary and will take pride of […]

Kear and Williams named in Wales train-on squad

John Kear has named his 29-man train-on squad for Wales’ 2017 Rugby League World Cup Qualifiers this autumn. Super League stars Gil Dudson, Rhys Evans, Ben Flower and Lloyd White will all make their return to the Dragons squad. Meanwhile, Wales will again be able to call upon the experience of the likes of Phil […]

Free entry for women to Fev, celebrating #WomenInLeague

To celebrate all of the #WomenInLeague, the club would like to invite all women to join us at this Sunday’s final home game of 2016 against Featherstone Rovers, for free! The players will also be warming up in special edition pink t-shirts, which will be autographed and sold after the game, and all profits will […]

London seal tight victory over Salford Red Devils

London Broncos claimed an incredibly hard fought 16-19 victory over the Salford Devils at the AJ Bell Stadium on Saturday afternoon. A tense start, London’s defence was strong from the get go, and their persistence was rewarded when they were the first to go over after William Barthau superbly intercepted a pass, and ran half the length […]

London and Woodlands Primary win Championship Project of the Year

London Broncos, working with Woodlands Primary, won the Kingstone Press Championship Project of the Year for the ‘Be at School on Time’ initiative, in Monday night’s awards. John Keyes, London’s Community Manager, has been working with the school (formerly Hathaway Primary), since London’s move to Ealing, and the program was designed as a three week initiative to encourage […]

Henderson names side for Salford clash

Andrew Henderson has named his 19 for Saturday’s game against Salford, with two academy faces making an appearance in the side. It is likely the penultimate clash of London’s 2016 season, and injuries are starting to take their toll on the squad, says Henderson. “We’re now at the point in the season where a number of […]

London win two awards at Championship dinner

Leigh Centurions Captain Micky Higham was tonight (Monday September 12) crowned Kingstone Press Championship Player of the Year for 2016. Higham, who pipped Featherstone Rovers Misi Taulapapa and Batley Bulldogs Dominic Brambani to the coveted award, has led the Centurions in their successful League Leader’s campaign and their charge through the Qualifiers Super 8s to […]

London downed by Hull KR: 18-58

London Broncos suffered a heavy defeat to Hull Kingston Rovers in their third Super 8s clash at Trailfinders Sports ground. Rovers, the 2015 Challenge Cup finalists, started brightly with former Bronco Thomas Minns scoring twice in the opening ten minutes for the visitors. Ben Cockayne burst through the line for KR as they showed their […]

Henderson’s 19 for Hull KR

Super League returns to London this weekend, when the London Broncos face Hull KR at Trailfinders on Sunday afternoon. Head Coach, Andrew Henderson, says it’s a massive game for many reasons: “Sunday should be a very exciting 80 minutes – it’s a huge game for both sides. Currently, Hull KR sit fourth in the table, and […]

Harrison to remain a London Bronco

London Broncos vice captain, Daniel Harrison, has re-signed with the club for the 2017 season. The loose forward swapped Sydney’s northern beaches for the British capital in 2015, having previously played for Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles and Parramatta Eels in the NRL. Harrison made 19 appearances for Manly between 2011 and 2012, before joining the Eels […]

Langley’s academy side for final game in 2016

Jamie Langley has named his final academy squad for 2016, when the under 19s face Widnes on Thursday night at Select Security Stadium. Final score aside, Langley says he will be proud of his young playing group no matter what the result may be. “It’s been a fantastic season with these young lads. We’ve had […]

Walker re-commits to the Broncos

London Broncos Rugby League is delighted to confirm Alex Walker has committed to the club for another season. The 21 year old fullback made his way up through London’s scholarship and academy systems, making his first team debut in the final Super League match in September 2014 at the Hive, before signing a first team […]

Live interview with Matt and Lizzie on BBC during Great North Run

The picture of Matt King was snapped close to the finish line of the 2006 Great North Run. Leading a team of runners, he created history by being the first person with his level of spinal injury to complete a half marathon. Two and a half years before this picture was taken, a then 17 […]

Henderson and Cunningham nominated in Championship awards

The nominations for the 2016 Kingstone Press Championship and League 1 awards have been confirmed, and London’s Andrew Henderson and James Cunningham have both received the nod. In the Kingstone Press Championship, Leigh Centurions’ Neil Jukes is shortlisted in his first season in charge alongside John Kear of Batley Bulldogs and London Broncos’ Andrew Henderson […]

Hendo: we’ll have to work harder to get it right

London Broncos suffered a tough 40-4 defeat at the hands of Huddersfield Giants last night, making it one win from four just over half way through the Qualifiers. With the team’s only try coming through top try scorer, Rhys Williams, head coach, Andrew Henderson said he was disappointed at the way his side let the game […]

Giants quash Broncos at John Smith’s

Seven Giants tries and an incredible kicking game from Danny Brough (also including a try and six conversions) were just too much for the Broncos at John Smith’s on Friday evening. London were in fact first to open to open the scoring, when a beautifully executed long pass from William Barthau made its way to […]

Henderson looks ahead to Friday’s clash with Huddersfield

The London Broncos will travel to the John Smith’s Stadium in West Yorkshire tomorrow night, facing Super League side, Huddersfield Giants, and head coach, Andrew Henderson, says his team are relishing the challenge of taking on tough competition. “The boys are really excited about it, and this is what we’ve worked for all season – […]

Henderson’s side to take on Huddersfield

The London Broncos Super 8s campaign resumes this week, facing the second of four Super League sides in Huddersfield Giants on Friday night. Fresh from a week off playing, head coach, Andrew Henderson has been impressed with his side’s start to the 8s, and says they have prepared well for the challenge ahead. “The way […]

Langley’s team for penultimate clash

Jamie Langley’s academy will play their penultimate match of 2016 this Thursday evening, against Bradford Bulls. The academy’s last outing was a tough 24-42 loss to a thus far unbeaten St Helens outfit, but still held positives, said Langley. “Once again, the boys put in a stellar effort against St Helens, and though we made […]

Leeds Rhinos match day raffle winners

Our sincere thanks go to all those who bought a ticket in our match day raffle at the Leeds game on August 20. At a cost of £2 per ticket, 40% of the profits raised go to the Footprints Foundation, and 60% to Community Broncos – both very worthy causes. Saturday 20 August’s winners: Chris Ross […]

U19s lose out by three tries to an unbeaten St Helens

As the match got underway, Saints gifted London field position by dropping the kick off, however an error from London let them off the hook. St Helens were first on the score sheet through Kevin Brown who went in out wide, and Ben Morris shortly followed as he crashed over to make it 0-10. The […]

Pitts joins London Broncos

The London Broncos can confirm the signing of utility forward, Jay Pitts, on a two year deal. At only 26, Pitts has experience with three Super League clubs under his belt, having played for Wakefield Wildcats, Leeds Rhinos and Hull FC before a season long loan in 2014 with Bradford Bulls turned into a more […]

Ackers: it’s a blessing to be part of this squad

22 year old Andy Ackers grew up watching the Broncos in his home town of Wigan, and, having joined the club on a one year deal in 2015, has recently signed on for another two seasons. “It was the easiest choice up to date really. I grew up as a kid watching London Broncos in […]

2016 Academy players recognised

The London Broncos held their 2016 awards dinner last night, and recognised four of the particular standouts of the 2016 season. Young Player of the Year: Dan Hindmarsh Players’ Player: Callum Bustin Clubman: Alfie Lawrence Player of the Year: Callum Bustin Head Coach, Jamie Langley, said he was proud of his entire squad’s achievements this […]

Do you believe that you’re the most passionate Rugby League family in the country?

#GrandFinal2016 First Utility Super League is looking to give the most passionate Rugby League family in the country a week they’ll never forget in the build up to the 2016 First Utility Super League Grand Final. Do you attend matches with three or four generations of the same family? Do you follow your team home […]

Henderson farewells departing trio

The London Broncos will farewell Iliess Macani, Jon Magrin and Alex Foster at the end of the season, with the trio all departing for Bradford Bulls. Jon Magrin signed with the Broncos at the tender age of 15, and came up through London’s scholarship and academy systems, before playing his 50th game for the side […]

Broncos sign Adrian Purtell for two seasons

The London Broncos are delighted to announce the signing of Adrian Purtell for the coming two seasons. The 31 year old former NRL centre has previously enjoyed stints with Canberra Raiders and Penrith Panthers, and, currently playing for Bradford Bulls, will take up a dual role with the Broncos – he will also be involved […]

Valiant Broncos go down 28-42 against Leeds Rhinos

London Broncos suffered a narrow 28-42 defeat at the hands of reigning Super League and Challenge Cup champions Leeds Rhinos in the third round of the Super 8s. With a half a dozen England stars in their side, the game should have been all Leeds, but it was the Broncos who took the lead early […]

Leeds Rhinos match day raffle

With fantastic money can’t buy prizes on offer – don’t miss out on a ticket in tomorrow’s match day raffle! At a cost of £2 per ticket, 40% off the profits raised go to the Footprints Foundation, and 60% to Community Broncos – both very worthy causes. Prizes include: Signed Jamie Soward Indigenous All Stars […]

Injury Update: August

Api Pewhairangi sustained an injury to his right knee during last Sunday’s game against Batley, and subsequent scans confirmed a tear to his patella tendon. Unfortunately, Api will now miss the remainder of the Super 8s season. Matt Davis suffered a season ending ruptured ACL earlier in the year, but is progressing nicely, and on […]

Henderson names 19 for Rhinos clash

Andrew Henderson has named his side to take on 2015 Super League champions, Leeds Rhinos, this Saturday at Trailfinders. The last time the two teams met was almost two years ago to the day – August 17, 2014 at the Hive. In the final stages of the game, the Broncos produced a monumental comeback to […]

Langley’s squad for final academy home game

The Broncos academy play their final home game of 2016 at Trailfinders this Saturday, ahead of the 3pm Leeds Rhinos kick off. Recording a superb 28-20 victory over Catalan in their last game, head coach, Jamie Langley, says his side are ready for the challenge. “The boys had a fantastic and well deserved win against […]

Hellewell: I’m extremely excited for what’s to come in the 8s

At only 24, Bradford born Ben Hellewell has achieved his fair share in rugby league. As a youngster, the Scotland international came up through the scholarship and academy ranks at Bradford Bulls, before signing a two year deal with Warrington. After struggling to break into an already strong team, Hellewell returned to West Yorkshire, signing […]

Capital punishment for Batley Bulldogs, downed 76-16

Wingers Iliess Macani and Rhys Williams both scored hat-tricks for the London Broncos as they kicked off their Super 8s home games with a comprehensive 76-16 win over the Batley Bulldogs. New recruit Jamie Soward was first to pounce for the Broncos as he made his second debut for the club in magnificent style. The […]

Henderson’s 19 to face Bulldogs

Andrew Henderson has named his 19 for Sunday’s all important Super 8s home clash with Batley Bulldogs, with one new face in the side. Lewis Bienek, wearing jersey number 34, makes the step up from academy to first team. A massive game for both sides, a win would inch both Championship teams closer to their Super […]

Leatherbarrow: Batley have had an incredible season

The Broncos face Batley Bulldogs this Sunday in the side’s first home tie in the Middle 8s, and former Bulldog, Scott Leatherbarrow, is confident of a tough encounter. The sides have previously met twice in 2016, and both times the respective home team emerged victorious. London defeated Batley 32-8 at Trailfinders in April, and Batley […]

U19s hold off a tough Catalan side to get the win

As the match started London looked to be ready to go from the off, and proved so as Lewis Bienek crossed to open up London’s scoring and get his first try of the match. With some good defensive sets, the Broncos looked to be pumped and wanted revenge from their previous encounter against the Catalan, […]

Incredible fight back not quite enough at LSV

The London Broncos mounted an incredible comeback to return within four points of a 26 point deficit, but it just wasn’t quite enough on Saturday evening at the LSV. An incredibly close contest for the first half, the score was still a level 8 a piece after 39 minutes. Leigh were first on the score […]

Henderson’s team for first Qualifiers match

Andrew Henderson has named his 19 man squad to open London’s Super 8s campaign against Leigh Centurions on Saturday, and says his side are looking forward to the challenge. “It’s a big first Super 8s game for us. Leigh have been by far the best team in the Championship this season and have really challenged […]

Langley’s team for Catalan clash

Our academy return to Trailfinders this weekend, taking on Catalan Dragons Saturday at 2pm. Their last outing was a tough defeat at the hands of Huddersfield, but Langley says his side – as ever – are looking forward to their next match. “It was a tough  game, but we knew it would be coming up […]

Super 8s Half Time Challenge

During our Super 8s home games, we’re looking for two participants per game to enter our half time goal kicking competition! We’d like one supporter of both the home and away sides, and it couldn’t be simpler: 4/6 conversions, and you’ll win £75 5/6 conversions, and you’ll win £125 6/6 conversions, and you’ll win £200 […]

Tough day at the office for the academy

As the match started, London looked very dominant in the opening minutes, however Huddersfield soon opened their scoring account with a lovely cut out ball to winger Tyler Mellor for his first of the match. Half back, Izaac Farrell, failed to add the extras for both the first and last time of Huddersfield’s 11 tries. […]

Match ball and match day Super8 sponsorship opportunities

Match days at London Broncos are vibrant and exciting. Sponsorship on match days gives you a great mix of brand awareness, hospitality and promotional opportunities to engage with our fan base – especially in our four huge Super 8s home games. During our Qualifiers push for promotion to Super League, we’ll face four massive opponents […]