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Summer Training

In Club News by Rochdale Rugby

Just to confirm that over the summer, two pitches will be available for training on at all times. This is likely to be the Vets pitch (furthest one away) and one other, but the relevant 2 pitches will be communicated via the Facebook pages over the next few weeks.

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Rochdale Awarded Club of the Year

In Club News by Rochdale Rugby

We are delighted to announce that Lancashire have named Rochdale Rugby Club as winners of the Ernie Neeley Junior Club of the Year Award. This represents the phenomenal season we’ve had in our Centenary Year with highlights that include: 1st XV – Runners up – promoted with 111 points 2nd VX – League Winners Under 13’s – Lancashire Waterfall Cup …

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Lancs Cup Final for Colts

In Club News by Rochdale Rugby

Come on down on 24th April to Fleetwood to support our Junior Colts in their Lancs Cup final vs Preston Grasshoppers. Promises to be a great day out!

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Jack Jeffery – Evesham RFC

In Club News by Rochdale Rugby

As a mark of respect for Evesham RFC’s Jack Jeffery, the 1st XV will join other clubs in retiring the no. 11 shirt for this weekend as a tribute to him. The 27-year-old died from his injuries as he scored a try for Evesham during a match against Berkswell and Balsall in Kenilworth, Warwickshire. Everyone’s thoughts at Rochdale RUFC remain …

Voucher Cut Off Date

In Club News by Rochdale Rugby

Many thanks to all those who supported us in lock down. Just a reminder that if you bought any drinks voucher packages, then those will expire on 31st May (the end of the season). Mel has a record behind the bar if you are unsure if you’ve used them or not yet. Many thanks.

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Rugby Inspiration

In Club News by Rochdale Rugby

We were heartened to hear that Mason, one of our Under 10 players, decided for his school Inspiration Day, to go as Danny Kelly .. a former Rochdale Mini who now plays professionally for Leicester & has represented both England & Ireland internationally. We strive as a club to build leaders and can think of no better set of core …

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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 …