National League 2

Henley Hawks and TJs setting early season tone

Two of last year’s promotion candidates are showing their credentials already in National Two South as both Henley Hawks and Tonbridge Juddians shone on the second weekend of the season.
16 September 2019

Quartet build on opening National Two North wins

Stourbridge, Caldy, Sedgley Park and Sheffield Tigers all maintained their winning starts to the new National Two North campaign in Round Two.
16 September 2019

Bristol bragging rights up for grabs as Dings clash with Clifton

With Dings Crusaders earning promotion back to the fourth tier in 2018, it meant followers of National Two South would be treated to six Bristol-based derbies throughout the course of the season.
13 September 2019

Four early season derbies in National Two North

Following a thoroughly entertaining opening weekend in National Two North, Round Two contains four exciting derby clashes as teams aim to continue their momentum and kick-start their campaigns.
13 September 2019

No joy for new National Two South sides

All five of the division’s newcomers tasted defeat on the opening weekend of the new National Two South season.
10 September 2019

Luctonians back with a bang

After a season away from National Two North, Luctonians made a winning return to the fourth tier as they defeated Tynedale in Round One.
10 September 2019

National Two North and South 2019/20 season preview

The new season in National Two North and National Two South kicks off this weekend and after thrilling title races and relegation fights last year, expect another eight months of twists and turns across both leagues.
5 September 2019

'You can help save lives' - Why Matt Jess is aiming to turn the tide on mental health

Former Exeter Chief Matt Jess discusses this weekend’s South West Beach Rugby festival which aims to raise awareness for mental health + he talks about his transition out of professional rugby, representing Taunton and his new venture with Cornish Pirates.
27 June 2019

TRU’s National 2 South Team of the Season 2018/19

It would be easy to select a National Two South Team of the Season which is completely dominated by Rams RFC, but after a superb campaign, there is more than another talent across the division to choose from.
7 June 2019

TRU’s National 2 North Team of the Season 2018/19

Hull Ionians secured an immediate return to National One after clinching the National Two North title while Chester finished just four points behind in second after a wonderful season.
6 June 2019

Tom can Marshall the troops and be a key man for Scotland in Argentina

Tynedale Director of Rugby Ben Woods believes backrow Tom Marshall can make his mark for Scotland in the upcoming World Rugby U20 Championship in Argentina.
29 May 2019

We owe one to Ireland - Fox

Ollie Fox admits England have their sights set on gaining revenge over Ireland when the teams meet in the World U20 Championship.
29 May 2019

National League 2019/20 fixtures announced

Ampthill and District, Hull Ionians and Rams RFC were crowned champions of their respective leagues last month but attention has already turned to the start of the 2019/20 season after the National League fixtures were announced.
23 May 2019

National Two - 2018/19 Season Review

The dust has now settled on another wonderful season in the fourth tier of English rugby and there was no shortage of drama in both National Two North and National Two South.
15 May 2019

Canterbury see off Chester to create history

Canterbury clinched promotion to National One for the first time in their history as they came from behind to defeat Chester in the National Two play-off.
7 May 2019

National Two Play-Off Preview: Canterbury v Chester

Chris Heal previews the 2018/19 National Two Play-Off as Canterbury take on Chester for a place in National One.
3 May 2019

Rams defeat Canterbury as City Men gear up for National Two play-off

National Two South champions Rams RFC secured their 28th win of a remarkable campaign as they beat play-off contenders Canterbury.
29 April 2019

Play-off bound Chester edge past Hoppers

Chester prepared for their National Two play-off with a dramatic win over Preston Grasshoppers on the final day of the season.
29 April 2019

Canterbury aiming to sign off in style before play-off clash

Canterbury will be looking forward to their National Two play-off at the start of May, but first they conclude the domestic campaign by hosting National Two South champions Rams RFC.
26 April 2019

Chester keen to keep up momentum

Chester will be looking to maintain their excellent recent form when they travel to Preston Grasshoppers on the final day of the National Two North season.
26 April 2019