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Sam Wallbank and Ben Dorrington battle for the ball for the Vale of Lune at Kendal. Picture: Tony North

Vale coach targets strong end to 2014

Vale of Lune’s head coach believes their run of six games between now and the end of the calendar year will have a big say in how the season pans out.

Rugby Union.

Wilmslow 15-43 Kirkby Lonsdale

Kirkby Lonsdale moved up to third in North One West with a commanding six-try win at Wilmslow on Saturday.

Jamie Antcliffe.

Vale A 38-31 Sandbach 2nds

It was a frustrating overall performance from the Vale of Lune in what turned out to be an exciting contest at The Lane as the hosts held their nerve to post a victory that keeps them in the top half of the table.

Vale's Michael Barker is brought down by Kendal. Picture: Tony North

Kendal 39-19 Vale of Lune

Vale of Lune slipped to defeat in their big derby clash at Kendal on Saturday.

Vale of Lune's Ben Dorrington sets up a try against New Brighton. Picture: Tony North

Vale ready for Kendal derby battle

Vale of Lune’s head coach believes derby victory over top of the table Kendal on Saturday could catapult his side to great things this season.

Kirkby Lonsdale's Ryan Terry.

Kirkby Lonsdale 13-6 Birkenhead Park

Kirkby Lonsdale edged out Birkenhead Park in an entertaining encounter at Underley Park on Saturday.

Carnforth's Jack Edmondson.

Blackpool 5-50 Carnforth

Carnforth claimed a fine win at Blackpool on Saturday as they continued to adjust to life in the Raging Bull Division Five North.

Heysham Atoms' club secretary Dave Crow hands over the Team of the Year shield to the Under 13s.

Youngsters take centre stage on Atoms’ awards night

The Heysham Atoms rounded off their memorable season with a presentation evening at the Trimpell Club.

Danny Lin.

Vale A battle hard in Sedgley Park defeat

Vale produced a most determined, heart-warming performance against the unbeaten league leaders, scoring five tries, the most conceded by Sedgley Park this season.

Vale of Lune's Ben Dorrington sets up a try against New Brighton. Picture: Tony North

Vale of Lune 33-23 New Brighton

A few gallons of water have flowed under the proverbial bridge since these two clubs last faced each other in the 2010/11 season when the visitors were relegated from North One West.

Vale's Rob Lamberton battling forward.

Penrith 17-15 Vale

A mini tornado swept through parts of Cumbria earlier in the week but conditions were perfect at Winters Park as the Vale of Lune and Penrith faced each other again in league rugby after a long absence.

Vale of Lune head coach Fergus Owens gives his half-time team talk during the game against Bolton. Picture: Tony North

Vale coach Owens: We’ve got a tough month ahead

Vale of Lune head coach Fergus Owens believes Saturday’s trip to Penrith will be just the start of a tough month for his side.

Heysham Atoms' coach Andy Helme discusses tactics with the team before their North West Men's League Division One Grand Final against Bold Miners. Picture: Rob Shaw

Grand final ‘fitting end’ to Heysham Atoms’ historic season

Heysham Atoms’ grand final appearance was the perfect way to end a memorable season according to their secretary.

Heysham Atoms' Liam Hall leaves the Bold Miners defence in disarray. Picture: Rob Shaw

SLIDESHOW: Heysham Atoms 22-36 Bold Miners video

Heysham Atoms finished their historic season with defeat in the North West Men’s League Division One Grand Final against Bold Miners.

Vale of Lune A's James Curran. Picture: Tony North

Vale sides have winning feeling

Vale A continued their winning sequence with an impressive 41-19 victory at Burnage.

Ben Charnley sprinting flat out for the Vale of Lune against Bolton. Picture: Tony North

Vale of Lune 29-20 Bolton

Vale of Lune returned to winning ways and moved up to third in North One West with another four-try bonus point victory in their first ever league meeting with Bolton on Saturday.

Fergus Owens and Vale of Lune Director of Rugby Phil Stott.

Coach Owens wants Vale to keep on attacking

Vale of Lune coach Fergus Owens is determined his side will keep playing attacking rugby.

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