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Crewe & Nantwich RUFC seal Cheshire Bowl win over Winnington Park

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC seal Cheshire Bowl win over Winnington Park

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC secured an epic victory over Winnington Park to be crowned Cheshire Bowl winners. It’s the first time for 31 years Crewe have beaten Winnington, and John Ferguson who captained the 1st XV to that last victory in 1982 was in the crowd.

April 2, 2013 1 comment Latest, Rugby, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC beaten 18-27 by New Brighton

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC beaten 18-27 by New Brighton

Crewe & Nantwich 1sts were undone by three tries from powerful driving mauls against fourth place New Brighton. The visitors, driven by ex Tonga international No 8 Kati Tuliloputu, proved to strong in the pack when they clashed at Vagrants.

March 17, 2013 0 comments Latest, Rugby
ABBA tribute band line up rugby club Vagrants gig in Nantwich

ABBA tribute band line up rugby club Vagrants gig in Nantwich

A top ABBA tribute band is heading to Nantwich for a top night of entertainment at the town’s rugby club. Crewe and Nantwich RUFC are staging the concert at their Vagrants venue off Newcastle Road, Willaston, on April 6.

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC go down 43-26 at West Park

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC go down 43-26 at West Park

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts contributed to an entertaining match away at West Park, despite going down 43-26. Despite tricky playing conditions, the Vagrants club were more than a match for their fourth-placed hosts.

December 17, 2012 0 comments Latest, Rugby, Sport
Nantwich sports clubs to stage Christmas parties this weekend

Nantwich sports clubs to stage Christmas parties this weekend

Two popular sporting clubs in Nantwich are staging their Christmas parties this weekend. Nantwich Town FC will welcome Tina Turner tribute act Kinisha to the club’s Fairfax Suite for their traditional Christmas Party on Friday (December 14).

December 10, 2012 0 comments Community Events, Nantwich Town, Rugby
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC show fight in battle with leaders Warrington

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC show fight in battle with leaders Warrington

Crewe & Nantwich 1sts are adapting well to their higher league despite defeat against the division’s leaders. That’s the message from club captain Niall McGregor after the Vagrants club ran Warrington close in a 15-25 defeat.

November 21, 2012 0 comments Latest, Rugby
Rugby Union match report: Crewe & Nantwich 39 Ruskin Park 19

Rugby Union match report: Crewe & Nantwich 39 Ruskin Park 19

By Peter Curtis-Brown Crewe & Nantwich triumphed in a “must win” clash with fellow promoted team Ruskin Park. The Vagrants side clinched a fine 39-19 victory to move into 7th place in South Lancs/Cheshire Division 1.

October 29, 2012 0 comments Latest, Rugby, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich “dynamic play” is key, says skipper Niall MacGregor

Crewe & Nantwich “dynamic play” is key, says skipper Niall MacGregor

The captain of Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts believes a new style of “dynamic play” will help the side compete at the higher level. Niall MacGregor said the the team is finding the transition to South Lancs/Cheshire Division 1 tough.

October 19, 2012 0 comments Latest, Rugby
New Crewe & Nantwich RUFC skipper bids for third promotion

New Crewe & Nantwich RUFC skipper bids for third promotion

New Crewe & Nantwich RUFC captain Niall MacGregor said the club is excited at the prospect of a new campaign. And with new coach Andy Brown on board, new faces in the first team squad, C&N are bidding for a third straight promotion.

August 8, 2012 0 comments Latest, Rugby
Crewe & Nantwich rugby team complete 42-mile charity Moors walk

Crewe & Nantwich rugby team complete 42-mile charity Moors walk

Hardy members of Crewe & Nantwich RUFC completed a 42-mile trek in 24 hours across the bleak North Yorkshire Moors. The 18 walkers, team support and medics set off from the Boot and Shoe pub in Nantwich to Ravenscar on the North East coast.

August 1, 2012 0 comments Charity news, Latest, News, Rugby
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC beat Ruskin Park in crunch title game

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC beat Ruskin Park in crunch title game

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Geoff Crawford has urged his team not to “lose their nerve” as they fight for the league title. He spoke out after the 1st team notched another crucial victory, this time 21-19 against title rivals Ruskin Park.

March 6, 2012 0 comments Latest, Rugby
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC coach Crawford eyes title challenge

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC coach Crawford eyes title challenge

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC coach Geoff Crawford believes his side has the easier run-in as a three-horse race for the title nears its climax. And he feels his third-placed team will have the edge to land the crown if they can beat second-placed Ruskin Park on Saturday.

March 1, 2012 0 comments Latest, Rugby
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC beat leaders Oswestry 18-3

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC beat leaders Oswestry 18-3

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC returned to winning ways with a fine 18-3 victory over a strong Oswestry side at The Vagrants. It was a massive victory for Geoff Crawford’s men over a team at the top of the South Lancashire & Cheshire 2 Northern Division.

February 27, 2012 0 comments Latest, Rugby, Sport