Garstang Rugby Union Football Club Garstang RUFC is a fine example of the important role a club can play in its local community with a thriving social side helping to cement a one club mentality. Chairman Dave Bosson recently took the time to tell us more about the club and the work they’ve been doing lately.   Involvement  “I have been involved with the club since it was formed over 20 years ago. I saw an advert for willing recruits to form a rugby club. Garstang never had a Rugby Club as the main sports in the Town were predominantly Cricket and Football. My brother AdrianRead More →

Barkers Butts Rugby Football Club Barkers Butts RFC prides itself on being a club where ‘friendships flourish’ and continues to play a vital role in their local community. Rugby Club Magazine recently caught up with their Head Coach, Glen Southwell to find out more about the good work they have been doing lately.  Involvement  He told us, “I first joined Barkers about fifteen years ago. At that time, the 1st XV were under the direction of Derek Eaves and the standard of rugby was pretty high. I knew a few lads who played at the Club and liked their approach to the game.   I wasRead More →

England wrapped up the RBS 6 Nations title with a round to spare but this does not hide the fact that this was one of the closest tournaments for years between the top five sides. Plenty of close fixtures means that the selection process for the Lions tour of New Zealand will be very tight and Rugby Club Magazine takes a look at how the teams fared. Starting with England, the tournament itself was an undoubted success. To come away with their second consecutive title is a fine achievement and losing to Ireland away from home is nothing to be ashamed of. However Eddie JonesRead More →