CLUB loyalty and the return of coach Paul Crarey were two huge factors which led Nathan Mossop and Jamie Butler to re-sign for Barrow Raiders.
NEW look, same result – but this time there was a difference and the idea that there is rebuilding going on at Barrow Raiders is no longer just a matter of clutching at straws. (4 comments)
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ALTHOUGH Barrow RLFC are out in the sticks, at the end of a cul-de-sac and miles from anywhere, they have enjoyed many years of success. During the 1930s and 1950s especially, they fielded many brilliant teams, producing no less than 21 players who have represented Great Britain while in Barrow colours. The first on the list was Harry Gifford, more than a century ago in 1908, with David Cairns the last in 1984. Here PADDY McATEER looks back on this elite group (1 comment)
AFTER his article on South Africans representing Barrow RL prompted a big response, PADDY McATEER has dug deep in the archives to draw up a team of Craven Park’s foreign stars from down the years. He has chosen – as close to their positions as possible – a strong line-up, while some famous names failed to make the cut for his 18-man squad (1 comment)