The Fixtures Pool helps rugby teams find opposition teams to play – often at the last minute!
All levels and all age groups are catered for – men, women and children – for Saturday and Sunday fixtures.
The Fixtures Pool is endorsed by the Rugby Football Union and has clubs registered from Staffordshire, the East Midlands, Leicestershire, North Midlands, Notts., Lincs., Derbys, and Warwickshire, as well as clubs from other Divisions outside the Midlands.
Rugby Round Up has the all the latest Zurich Premiership, Heineken Cup, Six Nations, Tri Nations, Super 12, features, fixtures, results and comment.
The Sentinel Sports Pages
Find out what is happening with regard to local sport – including the reporting of events and matches at Longton Rugby by The Sentinel newspaper.
RugbyFirst is a game-wide internet-based tool to help run rugby at all levels, with the details of more than one million coaches, referees, players and volunteers held on a single system. Amongst other things, the league tables for the first-team, second-team, and third-team are displayed. Just conduct a team searchfor Longton Rugby and take it from there!
The Rugby Football Union is the National Governing Body for rugby union in England and supports participants and fans from the grassroots to the national team.
Scottish Rugby Union Website
Irish Rugby Union Website
Staffordshire Rugby Union Website
British & Irish Lions Website
The IRB Rugby Ready programme aims to support individual coaches, referees, players and Unions in preparing to play the game and provides good practice models for physical conditioning, technique, injury prevention and injury management.
The International Rugby Board (IRB) was founded in 1886.
With its headquarters in Dublin, the IRB is the world governing and Law making body for the Game of Rugby Union. The IRB has several main functions including:
- Governance of the Laws and Regulations and their enforcement
- Tournament owners and managers
- Global game development through Member Unions funding via grants and Strategic Investment programmes, and delivery of Education & Development programmes
- Game promotion
Staffordshire Rugby Union Society of Referees
Staffordshire Rugby Union Society of Referees (SRUSR) is a constituent part of Staffordshire Rugby Union affiliated to the English Rugby Union.
It exists to provide referees for Staffordshire’s Rugby Clubs and to develop the standing of its referees by undertaking exchange appointments with other Referee Societies.
It also provides Advisors for monitoring and assessment of referees at all levels within Staffordshire.
6 Nations Championship
The RBS 6 Nations official website has all the latest news and views on the world’s top rugby competition.