August, 2019

Passing away of a Rugby legend

SAD NEWS: All at the Rugby Football Union and Staffordshire are deeply saddened to learn of the death of a true rugby legend, Micky Steele-Bodger CBE, at the age of 93. A flanker for Harlequins, England and the Barbarians, and long-standing President of the
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Funeral Attangements - Jan Webster

The funeral for Jan Webster will be on Thursday 14th March 2019 at Streetly Crematorium for family and invited guests only at 11.30am.Then there will be a service at St. Matthew's Church, St. Matthew's Close, Walsall WS1 3DG at 1pm.  Jan's family inv
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Staffordshire SGM

NOTICE OF GENERAL MEETING Staffordshire Rugby Union Ltd Company No: 28939R NOTICE IS HEARBY GIVEN THAT A General meeting of the company will be held at 7.00 p.m. on 24th September 2018 at Wolverhampton Rugby Club for the following purposes: - 1. To
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Reminder - RFU Leadership Academy 2017-18

Reminder to clubs that nominations for this years Leadership Academy are due by the 30th September. Please note clubs should not nominate any who have previously attended the leadership academy.RFU LEADERSHIP ACADEMY 2017-2018. Being launched in November 2017.
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Staffordshire Rugby History.In an effort to compile a history of rugby played in Staffordshire, I would like to reach out to your club / school and request access to any archive material you may have regarding the subject. What we’re interested in are
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RFU Lifetime Award for Elfyn Pugh

RFU Lifetime award to Staffordshires own Elfyn Pugh. On 3rd December following the England v Australia match at Twickenham Elfyn was presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award by England Coach, Eddie Jones,in recognition of his contribution to Coaching over t
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Staffordshire Rugby supporters kit

Ideal for Christmas - SRU Supporters Kit on line at The range includes the new supporters rugby shirt available in men's and women's fit. All garments are available to order on line.Please see
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2016 Presidents Lunch - SOLD OUT

PRESIDENTS LUNCH - SOLD OUT. At the county AGM in July Staffordshire Rugby Union President and Chairman Iain Haley ends his two year term of office. As you may be aware, it has been the custom for outgoing Presidents to hold a dinner to mark the end of their t
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SRU Shop now online

The Staffordshire Rugby Union on-line shop is now live and can be accessed via the link on the left hand menu.LINK to SITE 
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Staffordshire on the way to Twickenham

MATCH REPORT; STAFFORDSHIRE 1st XV vs BUCKINGHAMSHIRE 1st XV, County Championship Shield Semi Final 21st May 2016. Staffordshire 6 – 3 Buckinghamshire Staffordshire on their way to a Twickenham final after absorbing a ferocious effort from a hard hitti
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Czech RU Unity Project

Unity Project trip to Prague a huge Success. Staffordshire and North Midlands volunteers together RFU professional staff make a huge impression on the Czech Rugby Union during a successful trip to Prague at the weekend as part of the RFU’s Unity Project.
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December Newsletter

The December issue of the SRU Newsletter is now on line and can be found via the link below. Articles this month: Age Grage Rugby, CASC letter to clubs, Natwest RugbyForce 2016. England Fixtures 2016, Artificial pitches, News from Burton RFC, County news,
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Staffordshire Newsletter - November

The November (43) edition of the Staffordshire Rugby Union Newsletter is now on line and can be found via this LINK. Articles this month include: Community Game Updates, News from around the County - Burton, Leek, Handsworth, Newcastle, Stoke - CPD Event. 
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Staffordshire Newsletter October

The October issue of the Staffordshire RU Newsletter is now on-line. Articles this month include: Commity Game Updates, County News - Handsworth, Rugeley, Burton and Cannock, RWC visit to Staffordshire, Stafford 7's, CASC update, Concussion on-line traini
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Funeral Details for Lewis Talor, Monday 7th September at 1:30pm Streetly Crematorium and afterwards at Handsworth Rugby Club. It is with true regret that Staffordshire have learnt of the passing away of Lewis Taylor, SRU President 1995-97 and a Handsworth RFU
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STAFFORDSHIRE end on a high at Ilkeston

STAFFORDSHIRE end Championship season on a HIGH. The win at last came at Ilkeston Saturday and much deserved it was too.24 – 33 was about right and in hindsight with Cumbria disposing of Warwickshire comfortably at 30-13, it shows how close we could have
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April/May SRU Newsletter

The April/May issue of the Staffordshire Newsletter is now available via LINKArticles this month include: Presidents Day 2015, Senior Cup and Colts final, Staffordshire Cup draws 2015/2016, County Champoionship news, STAFFORDSHIRE VOLUNTEERS EVENING, Claire An
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Staffs lose out to Cumbria

Staffordshire’s County Championship Shield campaign began with a 20-12 defeat by Cumbria at Stoke. Staffordshire were 12-0 up at the break after tries from Longton hooker George Glenn from a
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Wolver Colts lose in Final of National Colts Cup.

National U18's Colts Final at Bedford Blues Ground 4th May 2015. Tonbridge Juddians 43-17 Wolverhampton Wolves colts were finally undone by a high class Tonbridge side when Wolves power game was outflanked by the swift movement of Juddians. Wolverha
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SRU March Newsletter

The March 2015 edition of the SRU newsletter is now online. This months edition includes :U20 News, Community Game updates, RWC Staffordshire Clubs engagement, Support IPF with Claire Antcliffe, Try for a Change, On-Line Concussion courses, Newsfrom around th
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Rugby Academy Launch

Stafford College and Stafford Rugby Club launch Rugby Academy.A new partnership between Stafford College and Stafford Rugby Club will see sportsstudents able to combine their studies with valuable rugby training and gainingcoaching qualifications.The Stafford
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SRU have a new set of goal posts which we need to allocate to a club. Clubs are invited to apply to the funding and facilities committee through Becky Davies, as community rep, or Simon Hincks by 14th February. The applications can be then considered and a de
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Disciplinary Committee Post

Post of Assistant to Secretary of Disciplinary Committee: Kevin Cantrill has been secretary of the disciplinary panel for over 10 years. He has learnt much in that position and would be keen to pass his knowledge on to a willing (suitable) volunteer. 
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Game Management System

The new Game Management System (GMS) the replacement for Rugby1st is now on line. GMS can be found on: in the "my rugby" section. All rugby1st users should use their existing logon and passwords to access the GMS.A well attended GMS
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Rugby1st Replacement Presentation

  The RFU are about to embark on launching a brand new Customer Relationship Management system which, put simply, will allow our game to have a single view of everyone that interacts with the RFU regardless of if they are a fan, a player or a club volunt
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August 2019
Meet the REF
July 2019
STAFFORD RUGBY CLUB SUPPORTING THE COMMUNITY Staffordshire Volunteer of the Year GMS, Payments and Club Websites RFU Cup Draws - Midlands RUGBY SAFE LEAD ROLE New England Rugby web site GMS Training Staffordshire leagues
June 2019
Webb Ellis offer to Staffs Clubs Stafford RFC - Charity Cycle Ride
May 2019
Essential Information for the game and GMS administrators Staffordshire Coaching Conference 2019 Passing away of a Rugby legend
April 2019
National Sevens Finals PAYMENT of PLAYERS Burton - Quilter Kids First Champion for April 2019
March 2019
RFU President’s Value the Volunteer Outstanding Contribution Award England selection for Staffordshire U18 Burton Junior at England v Scotland Staffs U15 away to Yorkshire
February 2019
Mitsubishi Volunteer Awards Funeral Attangements - Jan Webster
January 2019
November 2018
Natwest RugbyForce 2019 launches U20 Training
October 2018
SRU Safeguarding Officer - Lee Dawson LAW CHANGE RFU Rugby Survey County Championship Fixtures Staffordshire U16 Representative Rugby TelfordWithdraw from Staffs Reserve League Girls Coaching and Management Positions
September 2018
Staffordshire Rugby Round up 14th April Staffordshire SGM Tigers name 2 Staffordshire Players in Squad this weekend Staffordshire players named in Tigers Squad
August 2018
July 2018
Midlands Cup Draws (Staffordshire Clubs) Staffordshire reserve leagues GMS News
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
Valued Volunteers Evening Coach Mentoring
March 2018
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) ECCLESHALL - Midlands Cup Winners LOTTERY FUNDING for DEFIBRILLATORS Staffordshire Girls Representative Rugby Video - U20 v Lancs
February 2018
Introduction to GMS Staffordshire Rugby Union - Youth Trust ELFYN PUGH B.E.M. Staffordshire U16 Staffs Under 16 Midlands U18 update
January 2018
SRU U17-18 Open Trials Staffordshire Colts Cup 2018 Referee Award Level 2 U18 Midland Selections Mitsubishi Motors Volunteer of the year Awards
December 2017
DPP U13 nominations
November 2017
County Boys Under 18 Adverts Staffordshire U18 v NLD RFU Cup Semi-Finals (Midlands) Staffordshire Cups 2017 Staffordshire players in the Premiership Colts Transistion League 2017-18
October 2017
CPD Event Staffordshire Under 16 trials RFU Cups Round 4 MIXED ABILITY RUGBY Staffordshire RU Youth Trust Staffs U18 News Past presidents Luncheon
September 2017
End of Season Staffordshire Rugby Round up Mitsubishi awards 2017 Staffs U17_18 Training PRESS REPORTS MIDLANDS Under 18 Selectors
August 2017
Staffordshire Merit 1 GMS UPDATE RFU Presidents Volunteer Awards Reminder - RFU Leadership Academy 2017-18 GMS reminder Brocton Hall - Golf Day
July 2017
RFU Midlands Cup Draws U18 Training and Fixtures
June 2017
SRUSR training day STAFFORDSHIRE RUGBY HISTORY Coach and Referee Courses RUGBY AWARE Injury prevention Exercise Programme Staffordshire M and J AGM Staffordshire Coaching Conference 2017 HEAD COACH at TRENTHAM required Invite to Social 7s at Sixways Stadium Under 18 Training and Fixtures
May 2017
Coaches required at Stafford RFC Changes to GMS STAFFORD SEVENS School Injury Prevention Study Staffordshire lose out at Lutterworth RugbySafe Conference
April 2017
Rugeley7s - Entries open Staffordshire U16s at England Acadamies Festival SRU Volunteers awards evening
March 2017
Merit league Meeting
February 2017
Thank You from Elfyn Pugh Staffordshire u17/18 v Leicestershire
January 2017
Womens County Programme 2017 Volunteer Recognition
December 2016
RFU Lifetime Award for Elfyn Pugh Safeguarding in Rugby Competition and Representative Calendar Staffordshire Colts league 2017/2018
November 2016
Safeguarding Conference N-Pro Headgear Rugby Energy Club Walsall DPP Coaches wanted
October 2016
SRU U18 v NLD U18 - VIDEOS RFU Cups - R3 Midlands Draw Rugby Camp at Burton RUFC SRU U18 v N/MIDS U18
September 2016
Staffordshire Rugby supporters kit AGE GRADE RUGBY UPDATE County Championship fixtures 2016-2017 Level 2 Referee Course CPD EVENT Staffordshire U15 Nominations RBS 6 Nations Trophy in Staffordshire
August 2016
BARTON RFC attempt at World Record
July 2016
County Championships 2016/7 SRU has New President Age Group Rugby Update No.2 July Staffordshire U15/16 Backs Coach required
June 2016
2016 Staffordshire Coaching Conference Staffordshire U18 Training
May 2016
2016 Presidents Lunch - SOLD OUT Staffs v Hampshire LIVE
April 2016
SRU Shop now online Staffordshire on the way to Twickenham CSO Meeting web ellis sponsor Staffordshire RU Club Development - How to Guides
March 2016
WOLVERHAMPTON win the Midlands Intermediate Cup Final Coach Required at Walsall RWC Balls distributed to member clubs Staffordshire U20 v Bucks COACH required at RUGELEY CCC Meeting NATIONAL UNDER 17 COMPETITION GETS UNDERWAY FOR 2016 MIDLANDS INTERMEDIATE CUP FINAL Staffs U20 v Durham
February 2016
Age Grade Rugby Roadshows Staffordshire U17 v Leicestershire Staffordshire U20 v Lancashire
January 2016
Czech RU Unity Project Staffordshire 7s 2016 Midlands Under 18 JOE DONNELLY RFU Cup Draws, Midlands Staffordshire Youth Trust
December 2015
Staffordshire Under 15 Trials December Newsletter CPD EVENT U13 Nominations for Tigers DPP RFU Cup Draws - Midland Division
November 2015
Referee Course LEVEL 2 Staffordshire Newsletter - November Message from the SRUSR Staffs U16 v Norfolk CONGRATULATIONS
October 2015
Staffordshire Under 20 News RFU 2nd Round Cup Draws STAFFORDSHIRE U16 v LEICESTERSHIRE Staffordshire Newsletter October Adult Competition Review Survey Updaye Staffs U16 v Cheshire
September 2015
August 2015
GOGGLES L2 Referee Course SAD NEWS
July 2015
Merit Table News RWC Trophy Tour CANNOCK RFC require coaches Under 17/18 Training dates RUGELEY win Presidents Award at Twickenham Women and Girls Registration Staffordshire 7s Series 2015
June 2015
RFU Online Coaching and Referee Academy
May 2015
This is Staffordshire Rugby STAFFORDSHIRE TOUCH RWC Zinzan Brooke to open the SRU Coaching Conference 2015 Midland Leagues confirmed 2015/2016 STAFFORDSHIRE end on a high at Ilkeston April/May SRU Newsletter STAFFS LOSE TO WARKS at BROADSTREET Staffs lose out to Cumbria
April 2015
Wolver Colts lose in Final of National Colts Cup. Valued Volunteer Evening Willenhall look for 1st Team Coach SRU March Newsletter Staffordshire U17 News
March 2015
Womens Rugby returned to Leek
February 2015
Rugby Academy Launch RWC Workshops. Wednesbury seek new Coach
January 2015
Staffs U20 miss out against defending champions in National U20 Shield Final GOAL POSTS on OFFER DPP invite for U13 nominations Staffordshire 7s 2015 meeting
December 2014
Staffs Under 18 v Lancashire cancelled Coaching Courses in Staffs Midlands U16 selection for Staffordshire player Girls Sections across Staffordshire
November 2014
Referees Protocol 2014/2015 Staffordshire Under 18 Group GMS Workshops
October 2014
Club Websites and Payments Level 1 and 2 Coaching Courses
September 2014
Disciplinary Committee Post
August 2014
Game Management System DBS PROCESS Coach required at Trentham RFC County U20 fixtures GMS Training
June 2014
Staffordshire Cup Competition 2014/2015 RFU Adult Competition Review
May 2014
Training Camps for SRU U17/U18 COACHING COURSES Leek miss out in thrilling Intermediate Cup Final
April 2014
March 2014
WOLVES U17 lift National U17 Cup Rugby1st Replacement Presentation Safeguarding News
February 2014
World Cup Champions