P135 ORACLE 135 Tue25 Dec ITV 1830:01   IN BRIEF..IN BRIEF.N   RUGBY LEAGUE: Featherstone Rovfrs are appealing to supporters for a big turnM out for the Boxing Day game with HullN The pits strike has hit the club hard and secretary Terry Jones said: "We badly need a financial boost." CRICKET: Sri Lankan all-rounder Ravi Ratnayfkf has agreed terms with North Staffordshire and South Cheshire League side NantwichN FOOTBALL: Sir Stanley Matthews will celebrate his 70th birthday on February 1 in Ontario, Canada, at a sports foundation fund-raising dinnerN FOR DAILY UPDATED E DCUTIVE JOBS AT HOME AND ABROAD SEE PER ON PAGE 166