Community News

Tuesday, 12th March 2019
New Masterclass Holiday Camp for year 6 and year 7 pupils

Following on from feedback from parents and various clubs, Nottingham Rugby is delighted to announce a new masterclass skills camp for U11s and U12s players. Focused on skill development and decision making, the camp will run 8-12 April at Lady Bay and is aimed at current players at clubs and schools, challenging players to improve and hone…

Tuesday, 12th March 2019
Guest beers announced ahead of biggest Beer Festival yet

This year’s Guinness Six Nations has the potential to be one of the most exciting competitions in recent years, with Wales on the hunt for a grand slam, Ireland and England hot on their heels, both hoping to spoil the party at the Principality Stadium. Regardless of the results on Saturday, Nottingham Rugby will be…

Monday, 4th March 2019
First wave of beers announced for Six Nations Beer Festival

The first wave of beers for this year’s Six Nations Beer Festival have been announced, with more than 20 different beers from Greene King breweries available over the two-day festival. Running from 15-16 March, the festival with have more than 50 different beers to sample and, with the final day of the 2019 Guinness Six…

Tuesday, 26th February 2019
Nottingham Rugby holiday camp a huge success

Nottingham Rugby’s February holiday camp, in partnership with The Cassidy Group, has proved to be an incredible success, with more than 50 children coached by our professional staff over the course of the week. The camps are designed to provide children with a fun and accessible rugby environment, teaching the basics skills of the sport…

Wednesday, 13th February 2019
Pre-order your food and secure a table at the Six Nations Beer Festival!

Want to secure your spot in front of our big screen at this year’s Six Nations Beer Festival and have our renowned pie, peas and potatoes served to you? Then pre-book your table now at one of the biggest events we hold at The Bay. For just £20pp, we are offering pie, peas and potatoes,…

Thursday, 31st January 2019
Little Ruggers returns this summer

Nottingham Rugby is delighted to confirm that Little Ruggers will return this summer both at Lady Bay and Southwell Rugby Club. This year, there will be two Little Ruggers programmes running every Saturday from 4 May to 20 July at The Bay (9:15am – 10am) and Southwell Rugby Club (11am-11:45am). Teaching children aged two to…

Monday, 28th January 2019
Welcome to the Lions Din

Nottingham Rugby Club has partnered with The Do Club to bring two England and British & Irish Lions Internationals to The Bay for a Six Nations Dinner on Thursday 21 March 2019.   Attendees will enjoy a 3-course dinner followed by entertainment from James Haskell as he shares his tales of playing around the world,…

Friday, 25th January 2019
Tackle height law update from the RFU

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) has confirmed that the Championship Cup tackle height trial will not continue for the knockout stages of the competition, which begin on Saturday 2 February. As a result, match officials will revert to the original application of Law 9.13 for the knockout fixtures, with the definition of a high tackle moving back to…

Monday, 21st January 2019
School of Kicking workshops to be hosted at Nottingham Rugby Club

Players will have the opportunity to learn from the world’s best kicking coaches next month when Nottingham Rugby hosts workshops from the School of Kicking. Created by legendary kicking coach Dave Alred, the mastermind behind world class players Jonny Wilkinson and Jonny Sexton and kicking coach for the Queensland Reds, the School of Kicking’s mission…

Friday, 4th January 2019
Former NRFC player to receive MBE

Nottingham Rugby would like to congratulate former player, Mr Paul Irons, who will receive an MBE for his services to education. Paul Irons made 178 first team appearances between 1965 – 1974, scoring 109 tries during that time. Scoring an incredible 32 tries in the 1972/1973 season, Paul is third on the all-time leading scorer…