Tue 02 May 2017 17:24

Idris Martin

Freelance Photojournalist

Dorset & Wilts RFU Press Officer.

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Tel.01305 776027

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Dorset & Wilts RFU Press Release.




It’s the RFU Knockout Competition Quarter Finals stage this weekend & Dorset & Wilts clubs are represented in all 3 national competitions.


In the Intermediate Cup South West Final, Swanage & Wareham entertain Truro @ Bestwall Park Wareham with the game kicking off @ 2.30pm.


Swindon College Old Boys who knocked Weymouth & Portland out of the competition must visit Saltash in the RFU Senior Vase while in the Junior Vase Calne entertain Spartens of Gloucester.


All three competitions end with a Twickenham final.


The Dorset & Wilts Senior Second Team Cup Final takes place @ Warminster where North Dorset lock horns with Bournemouth.


There is no Dorset & Wilts league rugby action @ Monmouth Avenue this weekend, but on Friday evening the Seasiders Social xv meet neighbours from over the hill, Dorchester Social xv with the game kicking off @ 7.00pm.


On Saturday the Seasiders stage a 3 way rugby league competition between the Army Veterans. Devon Sharks & Dorset Giants the first match starts @ 12.30pm.


Earlier @ Monmouth Avenue a fund raising walk on behalf of Weldmar Hospice Care from Weymouth & Portland Rugby Club to Dorchester Rugby Club begins @ 8.30am.


The Seasiders chairman Ian McMillan said: “Our former captain Julian Quick spent his last days in the care of Weldmar so this is 1 way we can try to repay them”.





Idris Martin