Lawkholmers to Cougars - A Rugby League History

Terry Hollindrake

Terry Hollindrake began his rugby league career with Keighley Albion ARLFC as a 16-year-old. He possessed phenomenal natural ability, a feature of which was an astonishing side-step honed, some say, by having to walk along the canal bank at Riddlesden and jumping...

Hal Jones

HAL JONES Keighley RLFC have only twice had the honour of providing players to tour Australia with the Great Britain touring team (or England as they were called before the war). The first of these was Harold (Hal) Jones. Born in Maesteg in 1908 he played first for...

Jason Ramshaw

JASON RAMSHAW 'Rammy' is without doubt the most consistent player in the 1990 Cougar era. Described by many as 'the best number 9 outside Superleague' he is the son of renowned Featherstone and Halifax player, Terry Ramshaw. He came...

Paul Moses

Paul Moses was a soccer fanatic as a child but when neighbour and Bradford Northern scrum-half Geoff Shutt was asked by Paul's dad to show him the skills of rugby league he never looked back. He began his rugby league career first at the Central Youth Club...

Brian Jefferson

Brian Jefferson played rugby league as a schoolboy in Leeds but later went on to play rugby union for Moortown quickly progressing to play for the Yorkshire County side. He was watched by many top professional league sides but after being contacted by...