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And one for the road…

This weekend’s edition of The Rugby Paper includes an article previewing National 1, outlining a couple of DoRs’ thoughts on those teams likely to be…

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The Friendlies: Episode 5: the one with all the Homies (the report)

Two games, two very different performances. Two very different sets of playing conditions. If you’ll excuse the pun, in the final game Coventry made heavy…

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The Friendlies: Episode 5: the one with all the Homies (the photos – Bury St Edmunds mostly)

Please excuse the quality of the photos…most were taken from the main stand as the heavens opened just as the team came out to warm…

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The Friendlies: Episode 5: the one with all the Homies (the photos – Colchester)

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Solving the puzzle…

By the end of today players will have had their last opportunity to put forward their cases for selection against Loughborough in a week’s time. And…

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A triple-headed elephant…

I have to admit that when I first saw the list of pre-season friendlies, there was a part of me that was just a little…

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The times they are a-changing…

Come mothers and fathers throughout the land And don’t criticize what you can’t understand Your sons and your daughters, beyond your command Your old road…

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The Members’ Forum…

Rowland Winter is such a wag… Minutes before the Members’ Forum started, he sidled up to where I was sitting and, seeing that I was…

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A gift from a broad…

The rugby family spreads far and wide and if ever proof of that was needed, it came this week in the form of a Pro…

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From bludgeon to rapier…

The report of Saturday’s game against Cov on the Newport website is well worth a read. Often it’s the case that the opposition view a game…

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Working their way back to you babe, staying focused and community links…

There’s always a danger of taking comments out of context. Read Rowland Winter’s post match comments in isolation and it all sounds a little worrying: It…

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The Coventry Supporters’ Club new logo

Below is the Supporters’ Club brand new logo…featuring Tusker, as we’ve named him for the time being. Whilst I’m sure all the Committee would like to…

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The Friendlies: Episode 4: the one with the Dragon feeders (the report)

The e-letter that was sent out to all members earlier this week shed a little more light on what Director of Rugby Rowland Winter is hoping…

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The Friendlies: Episode 4: the one with the Dragon feeders (the photos)

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Experiment…a formula for success

The apple on the top of the tree Is never too high to achieve So take an example from Eve Experiment, be curious Though interfering…

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Newport – ‘Saturday in the (Butts) Park’…

Saturday in the Park… People dancing, people laughing A man selling ice cream Singing Italian songs Everybody is another Can you dig it (yes, I can)…

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Cov’s long term future – right ingredients but what’s the recipe for success…?

Coventry Rugby Club’s decision to pull out of any further discussions with Coventry City regarding a possible ground share met with a fairly muted response from…

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Cliff Bennett and his rebel rousers, a clothing conundrum, a b-looming great idea

I was alone, I took a ride I didn’t know what I would find there Another road where maybe I Could see another kind of…

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Spreading the word, laying the foundations and Newport RFC

Remember the lyrics to Spandau Ballet’s ‘Communication’? – the one with the chorus that went: Communication let me down And I’m left here, I’m left…

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What is a club in any case?

What is a club in any case? Not the buildings or the directors or the people who are paid to represent it. It’s not ..the…

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