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Army v Navy for the Babcock Trophy

Twickenham Stadium

28 April 2012 (15:00)

Action from a previous year's Army Navy game at Twickenham

Photo: Getty Images

Travel Advice for Army Navy on April 28

Due to engineering works there will be no London Underground District Line or London Overground service to and from Richmond Station on Saturday, April 28. The District Line will terminate at Turnham Green Station and be replaced by a shuttle bus service to Richmond Station.

The RFU will provide a shuttle bus service from Richmond station to the stadium and a return service after the match.

Shuttle buses will also run before and after the match from Hounslow station to assist spectators using the Piccadilly line. An enhanced South West mainline train service will be in operation from Waterloo and all stations to and from Richmond and Twickenham.

Competitive Atmosphere

Jack Prasad of the Army on the charge during the victory over the Navy

Photo: RFU Archive

Every year the Army v Navy rugby match creates as competitive an atmosphere of as any encounter at Twickenham.

Since 1878 the Army and Royal Navy have competed for service rugby supremacy, and from 1920 the battle ground has been Twickenham Stadium.

In last year's thriller, the British Army triumphed with a gutsy second half performance. They will be keen to retain their new silverware, while the Navy will be desperate to get back to their winning ways. With both teams determined to out-do each other in front of 60,000 spectators, Twickenham on 28 April 28, 2012 promises to deliver an explosion of raw passion in the battle for the Babcock Trophy.

Full details on the match can be can be found on the official Babcock Trophy Army Navy match website.

Get Tickets for the Babcock Trophy (subject to availability)
Ticket Prices Adults £20, Concessions £10. View the Army v Navy stadium pricing layout (PDF 141kB)
Online Visit the RFU eTicketing site or Ticketmaster online to book now
By phone Call Ticketmaster on 0844 847 2492
Download a booking form Army v Navy 2012 booking form (PDF 846kB) NB: Booking form must be printed and signed before returning to the RFU Ticket Office
Groups of 10+ There are no group discounts available, but if you would like a group of 10+ to be seated together, please contact England Rugby Groups by emailing or calling 0871 222 2017 and selecting option 6
Easy Access & Wheelchair Access For full details and booking forms please visit our dedicated Disabled Facilities section
Executive Boxes Available at £199 + VAT per person. Please visit the match by match executive boxes page for further details
Car Parking Parking can be booked online through the RFU eTicketing site, or by downloading a booking form from our Parking section