120 Years of Rugby League Painting

July 12, 2016

Mount Pleasant Mind View BISSA are delighted to announce that a painting, commemorating 120 yrs of Rugby at Mount Pleasant has been unveiled. With acknowledgements to players over that period, as either representing their countries, touring, plus being record holders whilst at the club. It was commissioned by a supporter and sponsored by 2 anonymous supporters and has now been completed. It has been hung and is currently on show…


*UPDATED* BISSA Grand National Draw

January 15, 2015

Dear Supporter, Many thanks for your continued support, your team needs you. As a slightly different fundraiser, this year, BISSA will be organising a Grand National Draw. This is with the kind permission of Batley Bulldogs RLFC for which we thank them. The Grand National takes place on Saturday the 11th of April, so the Draw will take place in the Taproom, Commercial St, Batley ( formerly Wilton Arms) on Thursday…


Thinking about booking a holiday?

January 7, 2015

Thinking about booking a holiday? Why not help BISSA raise some funds by booking your travel through the BISSA ‘easyfundraising’ portal, http://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/bissa, at no extra cost to you.


BISSA Derby Draw Winners

June 8, 2014

BISSA are pleased to announce the winners of the BISSA Derby Draw. Winner – Australia – Bill Hornsby 2nd – Kingston Hill – Mandy Hopkin 3rd – Romsdal – Batley Boys 4th – Arod – Rod Greaves All runners ran, so all other horses collect £10. BISSA would like to thank all those that bought tickets for the draw and your continued support of BISSA.


Easy Fundraising

May 31, 2014

If you shop online there’s now an easy and free way for you to support BISSA. easyfundraising  provide a shopping directory listing some of your favourite online stores. Hundreds of popular retailers are participating including Amazon, M&S, Vodafone, eBay, Tesco, Viking and over 3000 others.


Grand Derby Draw 2014

April 26, 2014

BISSA has once again joined with Batley Boys RLFC to organise a Derby Draw. This is with the permission of Batley Bulldogs RLFC for which we thank them. The Derby takes place on Saturday 7th June, and so the draw will take place in the Taproom, Commercial Street, Batley on Thursday 5th June at 8.00pm .


Grand Derby Draw

May 29, 2013

The draw has now been completed, thank you to all those that purchased tickets. Here is the list of runners and ticket holders, all are guaranteed £10 if the horse starts the race. Battle of Marengo – Dave Allen Chopin – Marcus Cooper Dawn Approach – Gill Mellor Festive Cheer – Cath Scott First Cornerstone – Ron Earnshaw Flying the Flag – Leslie Royal Galileo Rock – B Dransfield Libertarian…


Ruby pair’s rugby gifts

December 3, 2012

  LANDMARK wedding anniversaries often see couples showered with gifts from friends and family. But for one couple, their ruby wedding celebrations were the perfect opportunity to help the rugby club they love. Instead of presents, devoted Batley Bulldogs fans Dave and June Wells asked for donations to the Batley Independent Supporters’ Squadbuilder Association (BISSA). The association raises money for the team’s coach to obtain and keep top players, with…


Rugby League Live 2 released on 16th November

October 21, 2012

Rugby League Live 2 comes out next month on the PS3 and Xbox and features the Bulldogs and the whole of the Championship Division. A full review is on our stadium sponsors website www.loverugbyleague.com For those who intend to buy it why don’t you buy it through BISSA’s Spend & Raise and Play.com Play.com on BISSA Spend & Raise That way you get the game at £5 below RRP with Free…


Kear commends work by BISSA

June 27, 2012

John Kear has nothing but praise for the work of BISSA and it’s members/supporters; “The contribution made by BISSA has been marvellous, and I can’t speak highly enough of them, Paul Harrison, Kevin Nicholas and others around the club.  I know the resource limits at the club, but all my needs have been accommodated in bringing players here.  I’m still hoping to bring in players before the July 18 deadline…