Pocklington have been given a mouthwatering opening to their 2018-19 campaign on their return to the North 1 East division. After two local rivals have won promotion into the league, Pocklington now have the luxury of five derby fixtures in the coming season. And they open with a bang with their first two games both being at home against old rivals Bridlington (1 Sept) and Driffield (8 Sept).

RFU Northern Division North 1 East Fixtures 2018-19


Saturday 1st September: Pocklington v Bridlington

Saturday 8th September: Pocklington v Driffield

Saturday 15th September: Consett v Pocklington

Saturday 22nd September: Pocklington v Morley

Saturday 29th September: Percy Park v Pocklington

Saturday 13th October: Pocklington v Malton & Norton

Saturday 20th October: Bradford & Bingley v Pocklington

Saturday 27th October: Pocklington v Scarborough

Saturday 3rd November: Cleckheaton v Pocklington

Saturday 17th November: Pocklington v Huddersfield Y.M.C.A.

Saturday 24th November: Morpeth v Pocklington

Saturday 8th December: York v Pocklington

Saturday 1st December: Pocklington v West Leeds

Saturday 15th December: Driffield v Pocklington


Saturday 5th January: Pocklington v Consett

Saturday 12th January: Morley v Pocklington

Saturday 19th January: Pocklington v Percy Park

Saturday 26th January: Malton and Norton v Pocklington

Saturday 9th February: Pocklington v Bradford & Bingley

Saturday 16th February: Scarborough v Pocklington

Saturday 2nd March: Pocklington v Cleckheaton

 Saturday 9th March: Huddersfield Y.M.C.A. v Pocklington

Saturday 23rd March: Pocklington v Morpeth

Saturday 30th March: West Leeds v Pocklington

Saturday 6th April: Pocklington v York

Saturday 13th April: Bridlington v Pocklington

Pocklington Panthers have been promoted two years in a row and are now at the top of the county’s second team tree.

Pocklington will be plying their trade in 2018-19 in the Yorkshire Premier Merit League along with the second teams of Sheffield, Harrogate, Wharfedale, Morley, Doncaster Phoenix, Yarnbury, Old Brodleians, Ilkley, Driffield, York and Sheffield Tigers.

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    Fri 19 Oct 2018 00:00

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    Wed 17 Oct 2018 12:17

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    Sat 13 Oct 2018 10:13

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  • First team derby tops busy weekend at Pock

    Wed 10 Oct 2018 22:05

    Pocklington welcome Malton & Norton to Feathers Field on Saturday for another North 1 East local derby encounter (3.00 pm). Though the two sides did not meet last season, they know … view

  • Pocktoberfest is a big hit

    Mon 08 Oct 2018 18:14

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