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Crewe & Nantwich RUFC appoint new Director of Rugby Andy Thompson

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC appoint new Director of Rugby Andy Thompson

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC have appointed Andy Thompson as its new Director of Rugby.

Thompson will work alongside new head coach John Farr as the club prepares for the 2018-19 campaign.

July 23, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC appoints new head coach and chairperson

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC appoints new head coach and chairperson

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC has appointed new head coach John Farr as well as its first female chairperson, Nicola Joyce.

Nantwich-born Farr says he wants to take all three senior men’s sides to the next level and challenge for promotion, after the 1st team narrowly missed out last season in the play offs against Malvern.

July 2, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC captain praises healthcare team after tough season

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC captain praises healthcare team after tough season

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC officials have heaped praise on a local healthcare firm for its hands-on support during one of the most memorable seasons on record.

The 1st team finished runners up in the highly-competitive Midlands Two West (North) league after a hard-fought play-off at Malvern.

May 17, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC ready for play off final at Malvern

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC ready for play off final at Malvern

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts are ready for the biggest game of the season when they take on Malvern in the Play Off Final tomorrow.

Victory for the Vagrants side in the Midlands West 2 playoff final will secure promotion just a season after being relegated from Midlands One.

April 27, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC earn £10,000 Sale Sharks boost thanks to Curry twin stars

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC earn £10,000 Sale Sharks boost thanks to Curry twin stars

The coffers of Crewe and Nantwich RUFC have been boosted by £10,000 thanks to the hottest Currys in town!

The Vagrants club received the cash from Sale Sharks after honing the talents of England and Sale Sharks starlets Ben and Tom Curry.

April 18, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Crewe and Nantwich RUFC Ladies reach Plate cup final

Crewe and Nantwich RUFC Ladies reach Plate cup final

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies are celebrating after reaching the final of the Women’s Intermediate Plate competition.

The Vagrants side travelled to Streatham-Croydon in the semi-finals and came away with a fine 15-0 triumph.

April 13, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC ladies face tough cup semi-final

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC ladies face tough cup semi-final

Crewe and Nantwich RUFC ladies face a tough test at Streatham-Croydon Ladies this weekend.

And victory would take the Vagrants side through to the final of the Women’s Intermediate Plate competition.

April 6, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Teenage Crewe and Nantwich rugby star earns call up to elite club

Teenage Crewe and Nantwich rugby star earns call up to elite club

By Jonathan White
A talented Crewe and Nantwich rugby player has been chosen to receive training at an elite level club.

Christine Lawson, aged 17, from Crewe, started playing rugby only two years ago.

March 13, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Walking Rugby to be held at Crewe & Nantwich RUFC

Walking Rugby to be held at Crewe & Nantwich RUFC

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC and Sale Sharks have teamed up to stage their first Walking Rugby event.

They hope launching this version of the game will attract new members to the club based at the Vagrants in Willaston.

March 11, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies march on with victory over Chester

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies march on with victory over Chester

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies maintained their push for the league title with a comfortable 29-0 win away at Chester Devas.

The Vagrants side are now just one point behind Didsbury in Women’s NC North West 1 division.

February 19, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Malbank pupils in Nantwich relish Twickenham rugby experience

Malbank pupils in Nantwich relish Twickenham rugby experience

Pupils from Malbank School and Sixth Form College enjoyed a day to remember at Twickenham when they paraded as flagbearers on the pitch ahead of England’s NatWest 6 Nations clash with Wales.

The students were given the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity thanks to their involvement in the CBRE All Schools programme this season.

February 13, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies surge on with 15-0 victory at Carlisle

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies surge on with 15-0 victory at Carlisle

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies continued their formidable form with a hard-fought 15-0 win on the road at Carlisle.

The victory keeps the Vagrants side hot on the heels of league leaders Didsbury, just five points ahead.

January 29, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies aim for top spot ahead of Carlisle clash

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies aim for top spot ahead of Carlisle clash

Crewe and Nantwich RUFC’s in-form ladies team are gunning for top spot this weekend when they take on Carlisle.

The ladies have powered their way up to second place in the North West 1 league with some fine performances at home and on the road.

January 24, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport