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National League Rugby fixtures for 2024/25 announced

The RFU have released the fixtures for the 2024/25 National League Rugby season and the new campaign will start on Saturday September 7th.
31 May 2024

Value of National League Rugby littered across latest England Under-20s squad

Eighteen of the 30-man squad travelling to Georgia in preparation for the World Rugby U20 Championship played in National One or National Two in 2023/24.
31 May 2024

RFU confirm league structure for National League Rugby for 2024-25

The RFU have confirmed the league structure for National League Rugby for 2024-25.
13 May 2024

Max Pepper Exclusive: ‘Uni rugby puts players in the shop window’

Ahead of representing England Students, Durham University and Newcastle Falcons' Max Pepper spoke to TRU about university rugby, his rugby playing family and being put in the shop window.
4 May 2024

Bishop's Stortford and Leicester Lions survive while Rotherham complete centenary year as champions

Taunton and Cinderford suffered relegation from National One. Billingham and Hull Ionians beat the drop in National Two.
29 April 2024

'In a perverse, masochistic sort of way, it is exciting!': Rollercoaster of emotions expected on tense final-day

Two of Bishop's Stortford, Leicester Lions, Taunton Titans and Cinderford will be relegated from National One.
24 April 2024

A champion weekend - Chinnor, Esher and Dings claim promotion but for some, it all rests on the final day

Chinnor, Esher and Dings Crusaders clinched their respective titles while fights for survival go to the wire.
13 April 2024

Luke Arscott Exclusive: It is surreal to find ourselves here - It is probably one of the biggest games in the club’s history

After a mixed start to the season, Arscott has led Dings Crusaders to the brink of National One and they can clinch promotion in Round 25.
12 April 2024

Chinnor and Dings on the edge, and quintet of teams boost their survival hopes

Promotion is within touching distance for the National One and National Two West league leaders.
7 April 2024

The first page of the final chapter: Prepare for a breathless conclusion to the National League Rugby campaign

Title races and relegation battles are still alive going into April so how will the final month unfold?
5 April 2024

Narratives in National League Rugby title races change as Round 23 serves up plot twists

It was a significant weekend at the top while Bishop’s Stortford, Billingham and Newport (Salop) ignited their survival bids.
25 March 2024

How Leeds Tykes and Rotherham Titans have taken each other to new heights in relentless National Two North title race

Leeds Tykes and Rotherham Titans meet on Saturday with just five points separating the leading pair.
20 March 2024

Leicester Lions and Worthing battle to valuable victories while Dings pressure sends them top

This was a potentially pivotal weekend for Leicester Lions and Worthing in their respective fights for survival.
18 March 2024

George Makepeace-Cubitt Interview: 'You don’t expect it when you’re not linked with a Premiership team'

Rams RFC's Makepeace-Cubitt is the only player in England's Under-20s squad not connected to a Premiership club.
15 March 2024

Why Round 22 in National League Rugby could define the hopes for those battling against the drop

Crucial games in National One as well as in National Two North and West will impact the relegation picture.
13 March 2024

Anything but predictable - Round 21 delivers latest twists with National League season set for fascinating finish

Fine margins separate the title challengers while the scrap for survival in National One changed direction once again.
10 March 2024

National League Rugby season enters pivotal stage with plenty still to play for

It's time to dust off the abacus, scroll through fixture lists and bite those fingernails. The run-in to the 2023/24 campaign begins.
7 March 2024

Tomás Appleton: Cherishing his time in Darlington, the importance of life experiences and Portugal

Portugal's captain, whose journey includes a year in the National Leagues, has urged the next generation of 'Os Lobos' players to experience what life is like abroad.
29 February 2024

A visit to Sale Sharks where National League Rugby has played - and continues to play - its part

The links with Sale FC - as well as relationships in the North-West - provide regular opportunities for Sharks' younger players.
28 February 2024

Cinderford 'clinch vital victory' and delight for Dings as National Two West title race could go the distance

The latest side to boost their survival hopes in National One were Cinderford with Hull Ionians doing similar in National Two North.
27 February 2024