Whittles Jewellers are excited to be associated with another proud, local institution; The Preston Grasshoppers Rugby Club. The Hoppers, similarly to Whittles have a long-established heritage in Preston, starting life in 1869. How far they have come since their first match when they took a beating at the hands of Lancaster Royal Grammar School. Now an Institution with a long history with multiple teams and genders participating in rugby of all ages. Other areas include Events, Hospitality and other sports including the ever-popular Hoppers Rollers Cycle Club.