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Rugby: Crewe & Nantwich RUFC ready for Twickenham cup adventure

Rugby: Crewe & Nantwich RUFC ready for Twickenham cup adventure

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC kick off their quest to reach Twickenham this weekend in the opening round of the Intermediate Cup. They take on Bakewell Mannerians for the first time in their history at the Vagrants in Willaston.

September 26, 2013 0 comments Latest, Rugby, Sport
Rugby: Crewe & Nantwich RUFC coach hails “fantastic” supporters

Rugby: Crewe & Nantwich RUFC coach hails “fantastic” supporters

Coach Andy Brown praised the support that helped Crewe & Nantwich 1sts to an opening 29-21 league win against Stafford. And he is calling for similar backing as the Vagrants side aim for promotion to Midlands West 1 – its highest level ever.

September 20, 2013 0 comments Latest, Rugby, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich rugby star breaks neck in freak tackle accident

Crewe & Nantwich rugby star breaks neck in freak tackle accident

A Crewe & Nantwich RUFC player is battling to save the use of his legs after a freak accident on the pitch. Vagrants star Kieran Flynn (pictured) broke his neck in a horror tackle during a pre-season clash against Christleton.

September 19, 2013 0 comments Health, Human Interest, Latest, Rugby
Rugby match report: Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 62 Ashbourne 10

Rugby match report: Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 62 Ashbourne 10

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC were too strong for Ashbourne in the final warm-up game before their new league campaign kicks off. It was great preparation for Crewe, who switch leagues this season to play in Midlands 2 West (North) division.

September 9, 2013 0 comments Latest, Rugby, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC kick off new season in Cheshire Vase

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC kick off new season in Cheshire Vase

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC kick off their new 2013-14 campaign with a Cheshire Vase clash against Ashton-on-Mersey. They welcome their visitors to the Vagrants for a 3pm kick off this Saturday August 31.

August 28, 2013 0 comments Latest, Rugby, Sport
Young Nantwich rugby stars play in front of 8,000 fans at Sale Sharks

Young Nantwich rugby stars play in front of 8,000 fans at Sale Sharks

Young Nantwich rugby players performed in front of thousands of fans in a special half-time match at a top Premiership game. The Under 7s players for Crewe & Nantwich RUFC were invited to take part in a mini tag rugby half-time festival during the Sale Sharks and Gloucester Rugby clash.

April 19, 2013 0 comments Latest, Rugby, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC face daunting road trip to Warrington

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC face daunting road trip to Warrington

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC are calling on supporters to back them as they travel to face runaway league leaders Warrington. The Vagrants club, fresh from their Cheshire Bowl triumph over Winnington Park, face the most daunting clash of the season tomorrow (April 10).

April 9, 2013 0 comments Latest, Rugby, Sport
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