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Ilkley get £5,000 grant

Ilkley RFC have been awarded £5,000 of National Lottery funding from Sport England’s Community Asset Fund for emergency works, following flood damage...

in Rugby - 3 hours, 27 minutes ago


Coffee Club's key role!

As much as Costa Coffee and Starbucks have been hit hard by coronavirus, Stuart Vause’s Coffee Club at Castleford Tigers has also been shut for business...

in Rugby - 4 days, 3 hours ago


Northumbria Uni interview

Northumbria University is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. It is based in the...

in Rugby - 1 week ago

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Grassroots investment

Latest report from the Grounds Management Association (GMA) reveals need for more investment, volunteers and resources to kick-start and boost grassroots...

in Rugby - 1 week, 1 day ago


Pitch perfect with Cheryl

Leicester Tigers’ longest-serving member of staff reflects on three decades in green, white and red – and why she’s determined to stick around for...

in Rugby - 1 week, 3 days ago

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73 sheep take over

A novel idea thought up by one shepherd has helped him get to work as a paramedic as well as raising much-needed funds for the NHS during these testing...

in Rugby - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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Kenilworth RFC’s dreams

Kenilworth Rugby Football Club’s dreams of a new ground have taken a step closer to becoming a reality, with the release of the initial architects’...

in Rugby - 3 weeks, 1 day ago

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Head Groundsman foxed

A brush with the local fox population is keeping Leeds Rhinos’ groundsman Ryan Golding busy during the coronavirus crisis.

in Rugby - 3 weeks, 4 days ago

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COVID-19 Ryan Golding

We spoke to Ryan Golding, Head Groundsman at Leeds Rhinos RLFC to find out how they have adapted their working practices during the COVID-19 pandemic.

in Rugby - 3 weeks, 4 days ago

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Technology and turfcare

The world of smart technology is evolving exponentially, and it is thought by 2020 that over 200 billion devices will be talking to each other and sending...

in Rugby - 3 weeks, 5 days ago


Dragons heart for NHS

The home of Welsh Rugby, Principality Stadium, has been set up as a temporary hospital providing some 2,000 extra beds to NHS Wales as part of scenario...

in Rugby - on 20/4/20

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Gesture to the NHS

ASKAM Rugby League Club have gone above and beyond to show their appreciation for the NHS.

in Rugby - on 11/4/20

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RFU £7m relief package

Rugby Football Union (RFU) chief Bill Sweeney has said the sport wants to play a major part in getting the public back to normality, once the restrictions...

in Rugby - on 3/4/20


Clitheroe thank NHS staff

Grateful members of Clitheroe Rugby Club have expressed their appreciation of emergency workers who are dealing with the coronavirus outbreak in a very...

in Rugby - on 2/4/20


Oldest school ties

It is said that St Augustine first founded a school here in 597AD and it became the King’s School in 1541 when it was re-founded by Royal Charter under...

in Rugby - on 27/3/20

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Hunter preferred

Daniel Connor, groundsman at the Arthur Miller Stadium in Leeds, has reported excellent results since a new Hunter Industries irrigation system from KAR...

in Rugby - on 9/3/20

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ISEKI stay connected

ISEKI UK & Ireland has supported the RFU’s Rugby Groundsmen Connected scheme for six years by providing discounted maintenance equipment and attending...

in Rugby - on 2/3/20


Buttar earning his bread!

In September 2019, Jim Buttar stepped into Twickenham for the first time as the Rugby Football Union’s Head Groundsperson – the man in charge of the...

in Rugby - on 2/3/20