Message from Peter Howard – RFU Council Member


Oct 2020

On Wednesday 14 October 2020, on Facebook, I shared the Guardian’s article entitled ‘RFU Clears trans women to play rugby at all levels in England’. I want to try to add some clarity and context to the debate and answer some of the issues raised on social media. Until its recent decision, WR was in…

How is your club doing since Return to Rugby?


Sep 2020

Leicestershire Rugby Union have been thrilled to see our clubs return to rugby over the last few weeks and embracing the revised version of the game in Ready 4 Rugby. Members of the executive have been delivering hand sanitisers for clubs who requested them to assist them with opening back up to their members. It…

Update on recent social distancing changes and the law


Sep 2020

Information from the RFU regarding the change in law from Monday 14th September and how that affects the game, clubhouses, spectators etc. We wanted to update you on the law changes announced by the Government on Wednesday 9 September in relation to the ban on groups of more than six people meeting socially indoors and…

RFU Area 4 GMS Update Webinar Programme


Jul 2020

Based on feedback from the game last season and a desire to streamline processes and time spent by clubs and players/parents, we are making two key developments to GMS for the 2020/21 season: •Personal Profile changes to improve the user experience for all GMS users.•Age-grade registration changes to benefit club administrators / registrars. In addition,…