Rugby Club Issue 73 - Page 71

Aspull Ian Lucas started his rugby playing career as an 11-year-old at Aspull RFC, graduating to become a professional rugby league footballer for Wigan, who competed in the 1980s, and 1990s playing at representative level for Great Britain. by the likes of Mick Yates, Jimmy Walsh, Steve Bailey, Martin Jump and others has kept the club on its feet and really paid dividends last season, in particular I am really looking forward to the local derby’s with Wigan and Orrell. Ian won caps for Great Britain while at Wigan in 1991 against France, and in 1992 against Australia. He told Rugby Club Magazine, “The underlying positive culture at Aspull Rugby Club, in my opinion, is the reason the club survived some serious troubles in years gone by. Their passion and determination fuelled My company Truline are a sponsor of the club and we are delighted to be taking on the continuing support of shirt sponsorship next season. I would like to congratulate the club on another great season and wish them all continued success in the higher division!” Creating Environments for Business Excellence Our Services General Construction Specialist Services Maintenance Services Construction works Full refurbishment works Traditional build works Steel portal frames Brickwork Acoustic partitions Clean Rooms Shaftwall & Blastwalls Gypliner systems Bespoke joinery We have an independent standalone maintenance division covering all aspects of building maintenance and repair. Tel: 01942 227333 | | Truline Construction & Interior Services Ltd, Challenge Way, Martland Park, Wigan, WN5 0LD 71