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Martin Wilde

In Club News by Rochdale Rugby

It is with great sadness we report the passing of Martin Wilde, former RRUFC player. A moving tribute to his life can be found here: A Tribute to Martin Wilde – Cardinal Langley RC High School (clrchs.co.uk) His funeral service will be held at Beetham Hall Crematorium on Wednesday, 19th January at 2 pm

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Maureen Carey Funeral Details

In Club News by Rochdale Rugby

The funeral details of our Honorary Secretaries wife Maureen are as follows: Friday 10th December 10.00 Requiem Mass at St. Peters RC Church, Taylor Street, Middleton M24 1BQ 11.45 Cremation at Rochdale Crematorium 12.30 Rochdale RUFC for a celebration of the life of Maureen The family hopes there will be more laughter than tears and at Maureens request to reduce …

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Keith Crossley

In Club News by Rochdale Rugby

Keith Crossley sadly passed away in the early hours Monday morning. Keith was a long standing vice president of Rochdale Rugby Union Football Club and former player pictured on our corridor through the 50s and 60s His son Andy, and three grandsons Ben, Josh and Danny, have all played for our club. Keith’s family would welcome any of the wider …

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Tom Downham-Clarke Memorial Day

In Club News, Social Events by Rochdale Rugby

Saturday 6th November 12:15 Pre Match Lunch (£10 pp) 14:15 Rochdale vs Leigh 16:00 – 18:00 Jake Owens 19:00 – Late Fool & The Gang Please confirm your attendance by emailing vicechair@rrufc.org, or by phoning 07977 569 976. Hope to see you there!

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2021-2022 Senior Teams

In Club News by Rochdale Rugby

After a sterling opening weekend, our teams have finally got themselves looking pretty enough for the camera. Feast your eyes on this magnificent line up of sporting talent representing Rochdale Rugby Union across the Men’s and Women’s sections. If you’d like to join in and become part of the family don’t hesitate to get in touch!

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Chairman’s Centenary Welcome

In Chairmans Message, Club News by Rochdale Rugby

The pre-season is always an exciting time at Rochdale RUFC., filled with aspirations for a return to rugby and hopes and dreams for a new season. Never has it been truer than for this season 2021-2022. The return to rugby, following the Covid-19 pandemic and the ‘lost’ season of 2020-2021 plus the curtailed season 2019-2020, has never been more welcome …

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Daniel Kelly Selected for England Senior Men’s Training Squad

In Club News by Rochdale Rugby

Rochdale Rugby Union Football Club is delighted to note the selection of former player Daniel Kelly for Eddie Jones’s latest England squad of players. Daniel started playing rugby at Rochdale at the age of 6. He is currently playing professional rugby union in the Rugby Premiership with Leicester Tigers. Daniel’s father, Daniel Kelly Senior, a coach at Rochdale RUFC, is …