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  1. Injuries force changes for Nottingham
  2. Statement from the Chairman
  3. Injuries halt Green and Whites’ momentum in Jersey
  4. Hills, Varndell and Lewis to make Green and Whites debuts

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Friday, 18th January 2019

Nottingham Rugby put in a valiant performance in Friday night’s 29-35 loss to league leaders London Irish at The Bay. A crisp January evening set the scene for a heated and even match that left the Green and Whites thinking what might have been had they taken their chances. The opening stages belonged to away…

Thursday, 17th January 2019
Injuries force changes for Nottingham

After a tough defeat to Jersey last week, Nottingham Rugby face the challenge of league leaders London Irish this Friday night at The Bay, kick off 7:45pm. Injuries decimated Neil Fowkes’ options at second row at the Stade Santander, with Llewelyn Jones and Sam Lewis forced to leave the field while club captain Tom Holmes,…

Wednesday, 16th January 2019
Statement from the Chairman

PREMIERSHIP Rugby may be ‘at war’ with the sport’s governing body, the Rugby Football Union (RFU) over promotion and relegation but Nottingham Rugby chairman Alistair Bow says he will not stand back and allow his club to be ‘bullied’ out of the opportunity to play in English rugby’s top flight. The ring-fencing debate is nothing…

Monday, 14th January 2019
Injuries halt Green and Whites’ momentum in Jersey

A bright start from the Green and Whites was tarnished by injury troubles that led to a difficult 41-16 loss in Jersey on Saturday 12 January. Nottingham had established an early lead through the boot of the Championship’s leading point scorer Shane O’Leary. Three penalties in fifteen minutes put the away team in a strong…

Friday, 11th January 2019
Hills, Varndell and Lewis to make Green and Whites debuts

Nottingham Rugby are back in action this weekend when they face Jersey Reds at the Stade Santander on Saturday 12 January in the Greene King IPA Championship. Bolstered by the arrival of dual registered prop Owen Hills, winger Tom Varndell and lock Sam Lewis, the Green and Whites will be expecting a difficult test against…

Monday, 7th January 2019
Nottingham Rugby Academy Trial

Applications are now being taken for the Nottingham Rugby Academy trails on Sunday 20th January 2019.  The aim of The Academy is to provide the highest quality training experience whilst playing a small number of games during the season against other high-quality opposition.   The trials will take place at Nottingham Rugby, 1 Holme Road, West…

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…

Sunday, 23rd December 2018
Nottingham and Coventry battle hard in draw

Nottingham Rugby and Coventry fought hard to grind out a draw in tough conditions at The Bay on Sunday afternoon. Constant heavy rain set up a war of attrition on a muddy surface and, despite tries from Mike Daniels and Jordan Coghlan, Nottingham could not hold on to win their seventh game in the Greene…

Friday, 21st December 2018
Nottingham brace for Christmas cracker at The Bay

Christmas comes early at The Bay when Nottingham Rugby host Coventry in the Greene King IPA Championship on Sunday. The match will be the third meeting between the Midlands rivals in six weeks following the Pool stage of the Championship Cup, with both sides entering the fixture on a high having qualified for the quarter-final…

Wednesday, 19th December 2018
Nottingham Rugby to face Ealing Trailfinders in Championship Cup QF
Nottingham Rugby will travel to Ealing Trailfinders in the quarter final of the new-format Championship Cup. Neil Fowkes' team qualified in dramatic fashion on the last match of the Pool stage, winning 14-19 against Doncaster Knights and qualifying due to the fact they scored more tries than their Yorkshire counterparts. The match will be played on Saturday...