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News: - August

21 August 2013

Dixonians return to South Birmingham roots

Birmingham club Lordswood Dixonians have received a grant from the Rugby Football Foundation’s Helping Hands scheme to enable them to set up home at the Rowheath playing fields in Bournville

Matt Kvesic

21 August 2013

VIDEO – Kvesic keen to continue summer form

Two commanding performances against Argentina ensured Matt Kvesic’s summer was a satisfying one – but the flanker knows his future England hopes rest on carrying that excellent form into the upcoming domestic season

Ian Peel

20 August 2013

Peel reflects on summer of success

England age-grade forwards coach Ian Peel has enjoyed a successful summer by all accounts – a maiden IRB Junior World Championship win in France with the Under 20 side in June was backed up by an excellent summer tour to South Africa with their Under 18 counterparts in August

John Fletcher

20 August 2013

Fletcher explains all-round benefit of U18s South Africa tour

England Under 18s head coach John Fletcher has hailed his side’s three-game tour to South Africa as a great success that showcased some of his players’ best rugby while allowing them to immerse themselves in Rainbow Nation’s rich culture

19 August 2013

Exiles ready for new chapter

Birmingham Exiles will officially open their new headquarters at Elmdon with a match against a Greater Birmingham XV on Friday, August 23 (7.30pm)