St.Helens District Sports Council

Helping sporting clubs and individuals to help themselves!

Membership currently stands at 39.  Eleven of last year's members haven't renewed and, furthermore, we have records of a further 149 past members.


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Registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales

Registered Charity No 1106373


Honorary President of St.Helens District Sports Council

The Mayor of St.Helens   

Membership News

The Sports Council endeavours to encourage the people of St Helens, particularly the young, to fulfil and develop their potential which will improve their health, well-being and enhance their quality of life.

It will do this by; 


  • Improving the quality of opportunity.

  • Encouraging lifelong learning.

  • Giving information and advice.

  • Providing sporting opportunity.

  • Encouraging health and social inclusion.


News Headlines

Anybody requiring Defibrillator training could get this for free from Jenny Leyland of Sutton JFA - email jeni12physio@hotmail.co.uk - and defibrillators could be obtained for £750 from the Oliver King Foundation (details from Jenny)


Seneley & Garwsood JFC & West Park Rugby Club offer similar training.


What's On

Cossack Shotokan Academy - New Members Required.

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The Week in Brief



Welcoming back Paul Carney after a long-term injury, St. Helens Town FC have a win after three defeats, beating Holker Old Boys 4:2




Liverpool St. Helens earn another bonus point, beating Oswestry 26:3


Mixed news for three teams in Challenge Cup draw:

St. Helens Recs have a long journey to Aberdeen

Haydock will be away to Wath Brow Hornets

Thatto Heath Crusaders will be at home to Skirlaugh




Back to full strength after Christmas, Prescot return to the top of the table with 30 points after beating Formby 3:2.

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Cossack Shotokan Karate Academy of St.Helens are looking to recruit new members for the club. Training sessions are Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:30pm - 8:30pm.


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It is with great sadness that we report the death of former Executive Committee Member and Life Member of Liverpool St. Helens RUFC, John Bithell.


John died on 13th December and his committal was held on Thursday, 22nd at St. Helens Crematorium: Chairman, Judith Hughes & Secretary, Fred Crawford attended.

John Bithell


St. Helens Rounders League


The 2017 Registration Meeting will take place in the snooker room at Ruskin Drive on Tuesday, 14th February, commencing at 7.30 p.m.


New teams will be welcome to register and existing teams are always on the look-out for new players.


Full details are available by email from League Secretary, Sara McManus - saramc232@hotmail.com