Opportunity – Commercial Officer


Aug 2019

Leicestershire Rugby Union are currently seeking a Commercial Officer to join our team of volunteers to develop and monetise our successful brand promoting Grassroots Rugby and our member clubs. This role will suit a proactive, “hands-on” individual, who is capable of working with a wide range of individuals and organisations, developing long term relationships. Experience…

Introducing the rest of the committee…….


Jul 2019

Marc Birr, Director of Rugby I started playing rugby at Syston RFC at the age 13 with a group of school friends. I progressed through to play for Syston Colts, Leicestershire Schools and Leicestershire Colts, also with a handful of first and second team games before joining the Royal Navy at 18. Within my naval…

Introducing Leicestershire RFU Council Rep, President Elect and Treasurer


Jul 2019

Peter Howard, LRU RFU Council Rep   Peter’s playing career comprised of playing for Wyggeston, Trent Poly, Notts Moderns and Nationwide Building Society before returning to Oadby Wyggs. Peter chaired the Wyggs for 9 years before joining LRU Discipline Panel for 10 years and going on to Chair for 5, as well as sitting on…

Introducing your Chairman, President and Hon. Secretary for 2019/20


Jul 2019

Leicestershire Rugby Union are delighted to announce the appointment of Dean Toon as Chairman of Leicestershire Rugby Union for 2019/20. Over the course of the next few days we will be introducing you to your Executive Committee for the forthcoming season with a few words about them. We are all looking forward to getting out…

Leicestershire Schools RFU Celebrate 125 Year Anniversary


Jul 2019

In 1894, Leicestershire were the first county to create a schools rugby union. LSRFU are planning a celebration on 30th August at Leicester Tigers with a 2 course meal, speeches and a display of memorabilia from over the 125 years. If you wish to attend the celebration, or have any items that could be included…

Welcoming a new President and some thank you’s


Jun 2019

Following this year’s Annual General Meeting, Leicestershire Rugby Union are delighted to appoint Barbara Crellin as President for the 2019/20 season. Barbara has already spent a year as President Elect and now takes over the reigns from outgoing President Steve Rice. Barbara joins us from Oakham RFC and is looking forward to a full year…