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News: - May

Will Lawson of Birmingham & Solihull Bees in action during this season's RFU Championship

27 May 2010

RFU confirm Bees Championship status

Birmingham & Solihull Bees have been admitted to full RFU membership, meaning their Championship status is confirmed for next season

Brian Williams RFU Immediate Past President presents President's XV award to Mildenhall RUFC chairman Steve Gregory

27 May 2010

From pig pen to rugby club: Mildenhall receives President’s XV award

RFU Immediate Past President Brian Williams visited Mildenhall Rugby Club in Suffolk to present the 2010 RFU President’s XV award for ‘Better Facilities’

Cardiff Blues No.8 Xavier Rush will captain the Barbarians against England in the MasterCard Trophy match at Twickenham on Sunday

27 May 2010

Rush named captain of strong Barbarians side

Cardiff Blues No.8 Xavier Rush has been named captain of the Barbarians as England captain Nick Easter says he expects a stern test from the invitational side

27 May 2010

A new era begins at ambitious Cheltenham Civil Service RFC

As Cheltenham Civil Service RFC draw a close on their season thoughts have been turning not to a summer off, but to expansion.

Exeter Chiefs fly half Gareth Steenson kicks his second drop goal against Bristol in the RFU Championship final

27 May 2010

Steenson kicks Exeter to historic Premiership place

Chiefs fly half Gareth Steenson says it is a dream to be part of history after kicking 24 points as Exeter won the inaugural RFU Championship with a 29-10 victory over Bristol at The Memorial Stadium