The Championship

A Championship blog

A Championship blog

Another pulsating weekend of Championship rugby leaves only 15 points between the leaders and the 9th placed team in the division, writes Richard Grainger. In a topsy-turvy round of matches,…

Seven Saracens sign for Bedford Blues

Seven Saracens sign for Bedford Blues

Saracens have agreed to dual register seven players with Bedford Blues, ahead of their new season in the Championship. Duncan Taylor, Will Fraser, Jackson Wray, Harry Allen, Sam Stanley, Ben…

London Welsh sign giant second row

London Welsh sign giant second row

London Welsh have signed towering second row Adam Brown from Newport Gwent Dragons. The 6ft 6in, 18st 23-year-old came through the Academy system at the Dragons, after playing his early…

Leeds appoint Andy Titterrell as captain

Leeds appoint Andy Titterrell as captain

Leeds Carnegie have announced that former England and British Lions hooker Andy Titterrell has agreed a new two year contract with the club and will become the side’s captain for…

diccon edwards leeds

Edwards comes home to Leeds

Leeds Carnegie have announced that former player and Academy Manager Diccon Edwards, 38, has agreed to join the club as the Yorkshire side’s new Head Coach on a three year…

Counties XV expect Hodgkinson to pack a punch

Counties XV expect Hodgkinson to pack a punch

Halliford School in Shepperton has a reputation for punching above its weight in all departments, not least in its commitment to sport, so it is hardly surprising that the same…

Bevon returns to Devon

Bevon returns to Devon

Bevon Armitage has become Plymouth Albion’s third back signing of the summer. The experienced centre, who has played for Moseley, Nice, Doncaster, Esher and Brixham, follows in the footsteps of…

Craig West joins Kevin Maggs at Moseley

Craig West joins Kevin Maggs at Moseley

Moseley has pleasure in announcing the appointment of Craig West as assistant to the new Moseley Head Coach Kevin Maggs and of Chris Kemp as a full time Strength and…