Halbro North West Leagues Providing grass roots rugby since 2002

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The North West Leagues (NOWIRUL) exists for the purpose of playing and promoting the playing of Rugby Union, according to the laws of the Game as laid down by the R.F.U. and I.R.B. and outside of the Regulations and organisation of the R.F.U. English Clubs Championship.  

Please encourage your club photographers to email their photo's for inclusion on this site to: press@nowirul.org.uk 

Team Locator

Use this to find details of which competition(s) a team is playing in and all their contact information:


Thursday, 01/08/2019CUP ENTRY Teams can opt out of the Cup Competitions through the Fixtures Secretary informing John Powell by Email by 1st August 2019
Tuesday, 27/08/2019League Fees are due by 27th August 2019 See News item for details of how much and how to pay!


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Payment of League Fees

Payment of League Fees is now due and should be paid by 27th August 2019. Could Team contacts please ensure that Treasurers are informed of this..... Read More


Barry Allen Funeral Arrangements

Barrys funeral is at 11.00a.m. on Thursday 18th July at Manchester Crematorium Old Chapel (Southern Cemetary) Barlow Road, Chorlton M21 7GZ

No flowers but if people want to acknowledge Barry’s memory, donations to Cancer Research would be appreciated.

Restricted parking available at the Crematorium




Although we are not sure of the final number involved in the Cup Competitions, here is the outline plan of how it will be organised..... Read More



Here are the Fixtures for the coming season and the Setup has now been finalised. There is also some info about changes in Rules due to the AGM votes..... Read More


R.I.P. Barry Allen

It is with great sadness that we learnt that Barry Allen had passed away some time late on the 20th June in hospital..... Read More