County Coaching Opportunities


Oct 2019

We have a number of voluntary coaching opportunities available for our representative teams. They are: Leicestershire U20s Assistant Coach Role (Backs Coach)  Assistant Back Coach U20s Leicestershire U18s Girls Assistant Coach Role ( Backs)  ASSISTANT COACH(ES) Girls_ Leicestershire U15s Girls Manager LRU Girls U15 Manager-1.doc Leicestershire U17s Boys Manger  Manager Role Description U17s Boys Leicestershire U16s…

Grants available for Improving Pitch Quality


Sep 2019

The Leicestershire Rugby Union Facilities Group is inviting clubs to apply for a small grant towards Improving Pitch Quality or Getting the Game on.  LRU Grant Application Form 2019-2020 The closing date for applications is 30th September 2019 and decisions will be made and clubs notified in November. Clubs are required to have complied with…

Safeguarding Courses 2019/20


Sep 2019

SAFEGUARDING Courses need refreshing every 3 years.  If you would like to host a course at your Club can you please email [email protected] with dates with a lead time of at least 6 weeks.   Play it Safe Safeguarding Course This course is for any volunteer, coach or match official who is working or has…

Leicestershire welcome Andrew Milner, RFU CRC


Sep 2019

Leicestershire Rugby Union are delighted to welcome Andrew Milner to the RFU team as CRC alongside Tim Westwood. We are sure you will be seeing Andy around and about in clubs very soon and will offer him a warm welcome. Andrew joined the RFU in 2014 as a Community Rugby Coach in Northamptonshire for the…

RFU President Value the Volunteer for Outstanding Contribution award – Brian Hesford


Aug 2019

Leicestershire Rugby Union were delighted to see Brian Hesford receive an award at Twickenham on Saturday 24th August in recognition for his hard work and volunteering across the grassroot game in Leicestershire. County President for 2016-17 and Melton Mowbray RFC’s only County President in its history, Brian, a Yorkshireman who played in Wales and came…