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The latest news, updates and information for the Hunslet RL Ex Parkside Players Association.


LATEST NEWSPosted by PETER JARVIS, EDITOR IN CHIEF Mon, September 11, 2017 11:09AM
Before the start of Hunslet RLFC home game v London Skolars on Sunday 17th September K.O. 3.00pm there will be a minutes applause in honourer of Ex Parkside player Don Watson who Sadley passed away in August this year.

Don had not been in the best of health for a long time but along with his son as carer he always made the effort to make the journey and attend the Ex Parkside annual reunion

Dons family will be attending the game so if possible as past Parkside players could we make the effort the to attend say our final goodbye to a great man.

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Lewis Cardiss

LATEST NEWSPosted by "Jack-The Boy Apprentice to Jarvo" Mon, September 04, 2017 06:42PM
Lewis Cardiss kicks through the Barrow Defence also in picture centre Steve Barron

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Hunslet Rugby Foundation Hall of Fame Dinner

LATEST NEWSPosted by PETER JARVIS, EDITOR IN CHIEF Sat, September 02, 2017 02:13PM
This years Hall of Fame Dinner we have international boxing referee Mickey Vann as our guest speaker. Mickey will be speaking about his experience's in the ring and also will be doing a Q & A. Rocky Whitehead will be our M.C. for the evening and knowing Rocky anything can happen.
Tickets are still available at accost of £30.00 p.p. includes a 4 course meal
To book your place please call myself on 07775 694454

Or Martin Flynn 07841 495073

Regards Jarvo

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LATEST NEWSPosted by PETER JARVIS, EDITOR IN CHIEF Fri, September 01, 2017 03:18PM
After a short illness it is with sadness that I have to inform you Joe Rainford at the age of 82 has passed away.

Joe was a long standing Hunslet RL supporter and a friend of the Hunslet Ex Parksiders.

His funeral will be held Tuesday 5th September 1.30pm at Woodhouse Hill Cemetery, Middleton Road, Leeds LS10 3BN.

Ken Eyre will be representing Bill Ramsey and the Ex Parksiders at the Funeral.

Our Condolences and Deepest Sympathy goes to Joe's family and friends.


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LATEST NEWSPosted by "Jack-The Boy Apprentice to Jarvo" Thu, August 31, 2017 11:03AM
Happy Birthday Parksiders from all your friends.

Alan Griffith Born 03.09.1949
Steve Evans Born 06.09.1952
Dave Happy Appleyard Born 09.09.1949
Gerry Welsh Born 10.09.1935
Ron Guthrie Born 13.09.1930
Stuart Keane Born 11.09.1941
Colin Cooper Born 14.09.1935
Steve Hudson Born 29.09.1950
Bill Ramsey Born 27.09.1943 One of the greats of Parkside
Frank Nichols Born 27.09.1948.

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Don Watson

LATEST NEWSPosted by "Jack-The Boy Apprentice to Jarvo" Tue, August 15, 2017 09:29AM
More sad news

The funeral of Ex Hunslet Parkside prop Don Watson will take place on Monday 21st of August 12.15 at St Pauls the Apostle Pontefract road Glasshoughton WF10 4BL.

A celebration of Don's life will follow at Cutsyke W.M.C Aketon Road Castleford WF10 5JB.

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LATEST NEWSPosted by PETER JARVIS, EDITOR IN CHIEF Sat, August 12, 2017 01:27PM

Fred's funeral will take place at 3.00pm on Friday 18th August at Lawnswood Crematorium, Otley Road, Leeds LS16 6AH.

The service will be followed by a celebration of Fred's life at The Irish Centre, York Road, Leeds LS9 9NT.

Lets give Fred a good Hunslet RLFC send off and if at all possible wear our Hunslet blazers.


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LATEST NEWSPosted by "Jack-The Boy Apprentice to Jarvo" Mon, August 07, 2017 02:03PM
Its with great sadness I have to place this on our blog .
The passing of Hunslet prop forward Don Watson. R.I.P Don you will be missed but never forgotten.Don with is mates ready to pack down.

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