During the recent Old Mutual Wealth Autumn Internationals, Berkshire took the opportunity to reward & recognise some of the club volunteers from around the county: Steve Ward, Steve Lane, Wayne Foncette, Bob Moore, Steve Allan, Matt Healey & Mike Amos.
The ‘Berkshire Banshees’ Wheelchair Rugby Club will start training on the 11th November at 11.00am at at Reading Blue Coat School, Sonning-on-Thames, Berkshire, RG4 6SU. The Saturday morning launch is the start of a regular weekly training session. We are also delighted to advise that London Irish Rugby Club, have joined forces with all Berkshire Rugby Clubs and will be supporting Berkshire Banshees Wheelchair Rugby Club moving forward.
On Monday 25th September 2017, London Irish brought BT Sport Rugby to local community rugby club, Tadley RFC to film their weekly round-up of news and action from the weeks domestic and European matches.
Dennis Easby, who was President of the Rugby Football Union from 1994-1995, died aged 92 on Monday 31 July 2017. He captained the first XV of Old Redingensians RUFC, and their fixtures secretary - plus Secretary, President and RFU representative for Berkshire County RFU.
Danny was appointed President of Berkshire County RFU in early June 2017 and will hold this role for the next two years. A true stalwart of the game, his contribution to rugby in Berkshire has been immense and his accession an acknowledgement of this.
Inaugural Berkshire All Schools Touch Tournament: A Huge Success!
Last week, the first ever Berkshire All Schools Touch Tournament took place in Reading. 6 girls teams and 5 boys teams took part with the majority of the Year 8 and Year 9 students trying out touch for the first time.