Northumberland Women In The Lead

Northumberland Women In the Lead

Article from England Rugby: Northumberland has many miles between rugby clubs and relatively few of them compared to some other Constituent Bodies of the RFU. But when it comes to growing the game for women and girls, they are certainly not letting the acres of grass grow under their feet. Six Northumberland clubs have launched […]

RugbySafe Update for Clubs – August 2023

RugbySafe Update for Clubs August 2023 We are pleased to release the August 2023 RugbySafe Update for Clubs in the Northumberland RFU region. Following on from the RugbySafe Conference which was held in June, there has been a number of updates for our clubs to review. The updates apply for the 2023/24 season and the […]

State vs State, Mate Vs Mate at Newcastle Falcons’ True North Origin Fixture

It’s North Vs South at Newcastle Falcons This Weekend – Get Your FREE Tickets Now! As preparations build for the new Premiership Rugby season, Newcastle Falcons will play in an inter-house, True North Origin Fixture on Saturday 12th August.  During preseason the Falcons squad have been divided into four states; Northumberland, Tyne & Wear, Durham, […]

Alternative Forms of Rugby

Alternative Forms of Rugby Policy Guidance for Clubs Season 2023/24 The Northumberland Union Board of Directors are keen to support clubs attempting to grow inclusive rugby by providing alternative forms of the game. The attached NRU Policy Guidance document is designed to assist clubs with their efforts and will help to provide a safe and […]

Summer Update from Chair, Lucy Armstrong

Dear Chair, The season is over, and I wanted to take the opportunity to thank you, and your Club colleagues, for all your hard work and commitment to rugby over the last year. We have delivered a ‘normal’ rugby calendar but the impact of the pandemic – behavioral and societal changes – allied to current […]

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