Swinton Lions travel to Salford Red Devils in the first of three pre-season fixtures, before travelling to Sheffield Eagles in the opening round of the Betfred Championship campaign.
The club is delighted to confirm the signing of prop forward Lewis Hatton from Rochdale Hornets on a two-year deal.
Harry Aaronson re-joins the Lions for the 2019 campaign following a two-year stint at League One side Keighley Cougars.
The club is delighted to confirm the signature of half-back Rob Fairclough on a two-year deal, joining from Super League side St Helens.
New structure changes to the Championship and League 1 could benefit the club’s position for the 2019 season.