This week’s topics:
Richmond v Bishop’s Stortford Saturday 25th January KO 3pm
Other Saturday games
Sunday 26th January
Cinderford v Richmond Saturday 1st February KO 2pm
Richmond v Rotherham Saturday 8th February KO 2.30pm
Richmond Rugby City Lunch Friday 21st February
RAA Six Nations Hospitality
Travel disruption this weekend
Results from last week

Richmond v Bishop’s Stortford Saturday 25th January KO 3pm
This Saturday 25th January the FIRST XV are at home to old friends and rivals Bishop’s Stortford KO 3pm. CLICK HERE to buy tickets
There are still places available for the pre-match lunch but I do need to know by return if you wish to book in.

Our Ball Sponsor this Saturday is Morrison’s Solicitors, a full-service firm of solicitors with 5 offices in South West London and Surrey, voted ‘Law Firm of the Year’ at the Surrey Law Society Awards in 2018. The team are committed to providing their clients – businesses, families and private individuals – with outstanding legal advice and practical solutions that help them to achieve their goals. Thank you to John Andrews, Mike Jackson and their team for their support, for more information about Morrison’s Solicitors please visit https://www.morrlaw.com/

Other Saturday games
The VIKINGS are also at home to Bishop’s Stortford II KO 2.30pm whilst the NORMANS take on Leicester Lions again at home but KO earlier at 1.30pm.
The WOMEN DEVELOPMENT are in action at home against DMP KO 2pm.
The JUTES play Guildford II away KO 2pm.

Sunday 26th January
The MINIS are all training at the Bank of England apart from the Under 6 who will train at home as usual.
YOUTH home games: none.

Cinderford v Richmond Saturday 1st February KO 2pm
Next Saturday 1st February the FIRST XV are off to the Forest of Dean to play Cinderford KO at the earlier time of 2pm. The team are travelling by coach and travel arrangements to follow.

Richmond v Rotherham Saturday 8th February KO 2.30pm
The FIRST XV return home the following Saturday 8th February to take on Rotherham KO at the slightly earlier time of 2.30pm.
Lunch bookings for this match are open and as I need to be elsewhere that weekend they will close earlier than usual to help the admin – so please note you will need to book in by Tuesday 4th February latest please!

Richmond Rugby City Lunch Friday 21st February
Tables of 10 are now on sale for the upcoming Richmond Rugby City Lunch on Friday 21st February, 12pm-5pm, at the Grand Connaught Rooms in Central London. The event is a general fundraiser for all aspects of the club and you will be joined by special guests Nigel Owens and Jonny Gould. To book email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 01483 617 222

RAA Six Nations Hospitality
Places are still available for the RAA’s pre-match hospitality for the fast approaching Six Nations tournament. The matches available are England vs Ireland, Sunday 23rd February (KO 3pm) and England vs Wales, Saturday 7th March (KO 4:45pm) and the hospitality package includes:
Three course lunch
Half a bottle of wine per person
A glass of brandy or port
Free parking at the Athletic Ground
To book please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 020 8940 0397

Travel disruption this weekend
For details of general weekend travel disruption remember to check here http://www.tfl.gov.uk/

Results from last week
Richmond 22 RAMS 17
Women 1st XV 0 Gloucester Hartpury 20
Vikings 62 RAMS II 12
Saxons 17 Ampthill II 52
Normans 15 Bury St Edmunds 41
Women Dev 5 Gloucester Hartpury Dev 50