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Pythons tamed by Otliensians

Harrogate Pythons RUFC welcomed Otliensians to a muddy Station View, looking to avenge a heavy away defeat earlier in the season.

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Lucy Wood was in fine form in front of goal for Harrogate Ladies 1s as they beat Didsbury then drew with Morpeth. Picture: Caught Light Photography

‘Gate Ladies too good for Greys

Harrogate Hockey Club Ladies 1s bounced back from last weekend’s defeat to Newcastle University when they cruised past North Division One’s bottom side, Didsbury Greys.

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Harrogate Town players celebrate one of their four first-half strikes during Tuesday's thrilling success over Alfreton. Picture: Town Pix

First-half blitz takes Town top of the table

Harrogate Town scored four times in the opening 34 minutes of Tuesday night’s victory over Alfreton Town as they moved top of National League North.

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‘Gate Men ease relegation fears with victory at Preston

Harrogate Hockey Club Mens 1st XI put more distance between themselves and the North Division One relegation zone when they beat Preston 4-1 away from home.

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Harrogate Railway lost out 3-2 at Bottesford Town on Saturday. Picture: Rob Barraclough

More frustration for Railway boss after Bottesford loss

Harrogate Railway boss Marlon Adams was once again left to reflect on what might have been as his side’s defensive frailties saw them leave Bottesford Town empty-handed.

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Luke Edwards scored Harrogate RUFC's first try at Rossendale. Picture: Richard Bown

Clinical first half the platform for crucial ‘Gate triumph

Harrogate RUFC scored 21 unanswered first-half points to lay the foundations for a victory at Rossendale that moved them up to second in National Three North.

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Joe Leesley celebrates after firing Harrogate Town into the lead at Kidderminster. Picture: Town Pix

Weaver praises players as Town end Harriers’ unbeaten run

Harrogate Town manager Simon Weaver was full of praise for his players after they ended Kidderminster Harriers’ 17-match unbeaten home run.

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Harrogate Ladies 2s strike for goal during Saturday's defeat to Dewsbury. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Mixed fortunes for Harrogate Ladies 2nd XI, while 1sts lose out

It was a case of mixed fortunes for Harrogate Hockey Club’s 2nd XI as they overcame City of York 2s before losing out to Dewsbury.

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Charles Edmondson set Harrogate Mens 1s on their way to victory at Neston South Wirral. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Harrogate Men secure crucial victory on the road at Neston

Harrogate Hockey Club Mens 1s eased their relegation fears when they recorded a first victory since early November, triumphing 3-2 at Neston South Wirral.

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Harrogate Pythons beat Stocksbridge at an extremely muddy Station View. Picture: Adrian Murray

Pythons bounce back with home win over struggling Stocksbridge

Harrogate Pythons bounced back from the disappointment of last week’s defeat to relegation-threatened Baildon when they beat Stocksbridge at Station View.

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Luke Edwards dances through midfield during Harrogate RUFC's home win over Morley. Picture: Richard Bown

‘Gate close in on play-off spot as visiting Morley are dispatched

Harrogate RUFC boosted their hopes of securing a promotion play-off spot when they beat Morley 12-0 at the Stratstone Stadium.

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Dom Knowles netted Harrogate Town's third goal at Leamington. Picture: Town Pix

Town within touching distance of summit after Brakes success

Harrogate Town moved to within two points of the National League North summit courtesy of a 3-1 success on the road at Leamington.

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Evelyn Wright was on target as Harrogate Ladies 1s beat Bowden Ladies 2s at Ainsty Raod. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Five-star Ladies move up to fourth after Bowden triumph

Harrogate Hockey Club Ladies 1s climbed up to fourth place in the North Division One standings courtesy of a fine 5-1 home triumph over Bowden 2s.

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Action from Harrogate RUFC Ladies' victory at Halifax. Picture: Bev Clough

High-flying Harrogate Ladies strengthen grip on pole position

Harrogate RUFC Ladies opened up a 12-point gap at the top of the Women’s National Challenge North East One table when they cruised to an eighth consecutive victory, at Halifax.

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Harrogate Town and Billericay Town face off once again on Tuesday night. Picture: Town Pix

The only way is Essex as Town look to keep Trophy hopes alive

Harrogate Town must negotiate a 420-mile round trip to Essex on Tuesday evening if they are to progress to the quarter-finals of the FA Trophy.

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Baildon RUFC and Harrogate Pythons fight for the ball at a line-out

Pythons edged out by Baildon

Harrogate Pythons suffered an afternoon of frustration as they drew a blank against struggling Baildon at Station View.

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Harrogate Railway suffered a 5-1 loss on the road at league leaders AFC Mansfield

Railway boss: Heavy defeat at Mansfield ‘horrible to watch’

Harrogate Railway boss Marlon Adams described Saturday’s 5-1 defeat to AFC Mansfield as “horrible to watch.”

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Joe Leesley netted two fine goals against Billericay. Picture: Town Pix

No complaints from Town boss as Billericay force Trophy replay

Two stunning strikes from the right boot of Joe Leesley weren’t quite enough to seal Harrogate Town’s progress into the quarter-finals of the FA Trophy.

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Harrogate Town boss Simon Weaver is looking forward to the FA Trophy visit of Billericay Town. Picture: B&O Press Photo

Town set for historic Trophy showdown with Billericay

Harrogate Town boss Simon Weaver has described Saturday’s historic FA Trophy third round clash with Billericay Town as “the kind of game you play football to be involved in”.

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Harrogate Town frontman Simon Ainge. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Barnet fail in bid to sign Town goal-machine Ainge

Simon Ainge remains a Harrogate Town player despite the efforts of Barnet to lure him away from the CNG Stadium.

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