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Grassroots

03 February 2014

National Under 20 Championship news from the Midlands

There were contrasting fortunes for East Midlands and North Midlands in the opening round of pool matches in this season’s National Under 20 Championship on Sunday (February 2)

RFU chairman Bill Beaumont with members of Lutterworth RFC

03 February 2014

Lutterworth celebrate at official opening of improved facilities

Bill Beaumont, chairman of the RFU Board of directors and a former England and British and Irish Lions captain, was guest of honour at a dinner to celebrate the official opening of Lutterworth’s clubhouse extension and expanded changing facilities

03 February 2014

England Counties lose out in close-fought contest

England Counties were edged out by a well-organised France Federale side in a close encounter in Nevers on Friday (January 31)

England Students in action against France

02 February 2014

England Students fall to powerful French

England Students, attempting to win on French soil for the first time, found the home side a force to be reckoned with on Friday night (January 31) as they came up against a powerful France team

Girls at Burnley RFC's Pitch Up and Play event

31 January 2014

New girls pitch up at Burnley

A girls’ pitch up and play event at Burnley Rugby Club saw more than 75 girls from three local schools, Blessed Trinity, Unity College and Sir John Thursby's, all giving rugby a go