Esher remembers Paul McClean - Esher 1st XV Tight head prop

Esher remembers Paul McClean - Esher 1st XV Tight head prop
Paul McClean former Esher 1st XV Prop sadly passed away on Tuesday after a 15 year fight with brain cancer. We send our sincere condolences to the McClean family who have a very strong history with Esher Rugby. Paul Stevens writes: 'Paul played under my captaincy in the mid 1980's and was a great player, well liked and very strong! He was a gr...
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Great week for Esher Rugby on the pitch

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Esher 1st XV 64-22 Barnstaple (watch the highlights above) Esher Cardinals lost vs Brunel University (Ealing Academy) 7-40 Richmond Jutes 10-50 Esher Abbots Great day in the sunshine!
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Two wins on the road for Esher

Two wins on the road for Esher
Dings Crusaders 19-45 Esher. Wimbledon 2nd XV 12-36 Esher Cardinals
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Esher 1st XV V Rochford Hundred Match Highlights & Report

Esher 1st XV V Rochford Hundred Match Highlights & Report
MATCH YOUTUBE HIGHLIGHTS (Esher Tries) Watch the Match Highlights (3 minutes)  on link above or below. Just click. https://youtu.be/SXlg7tL0oqc Match report by: Steph Franklin Esher set out their stall for the coming season with a resounding 38-14 win over league newcomers Rochford Hundred. The Ees started strong as prop (and eventua...
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Esher Rugby loses club stalwart Wally Grey - Funeral details announced

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Wally Grey the face of Esher Rugby for many years, volunteer and former Secretary of the club sadly passed away on Friday. Wally was fighting MND and died of heart failure. We will publish more details as we find out. Our thoughts are with his wife and family For many years Wally would be seen on match days sitting at the entrance to the groun...
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Esher Rugby remembers David Philp

Esher Rugby remembers David Philp
Sadly David Philp  died on Sunday 18 July. He had been suffering from dementia for a number of years . The funeral will be held at North East Surrey Crematorium , Lower Morden Lane, Morden SM4 4NU on Monday 2nd August at 11.20 a.m. David went to Hinchley wood school and then Loughborough and was head of sport at Beverly school H...
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Fabulous festival of rugby to end the season

Fabulous festival of rugby to end the season
Spectators at Esher Rugby enjoyed a full afternoon festival of rugby on Saturday 29th May - the last Saturday of the current season. Alongside a 4 way schools festival Esher put out 2 XVs against Loughborough and Cambridge universities and the crowd were treated to two very fast paced and entertaining games. Esher XV 7-49 Loughborough Uni...
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Esher Rugby Surrey Cup Winners 2020/21

Esher Rugby Surrey Cup Winners 2020/21
Saturday saw a fantastic day of Rugby at Esher. We hosted Barnes 1st XV, 2nd XV and Colts for a full day of Rugby with Spectators gratefully allowed and with socially distanced hospitality in place. The day started with the Colts winning a highly competitive match on the 1st XV pitch, as the game wore on Esher Colts really started to gel and c...
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Esher Rugby is delighted to announce that Neil Hallett is to be the new backs coach for the 1st XV squad

Esher Rugby is delighted to announce that Neil Hallett is to be the new backs coach for the 1st XV squad
Esher Rugby is delighted to announce that Neil Hallett is to be the new backs coach for the first team squad, replacing Paul Roberts Neil was an outstanding attacking full back for the club two decades ago, with a metronomic boot that won Esher many matches. He has been coaching at Wimbledon in recent years, but said he was thrilled to be returning...
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PRob says farewell - but not entirely

PRob says farewell - but not entirely
Paul Roberts, a key player and coach for Esher Rugby over recent seasons, is leaving his role as backs coach to take charge of rugby at Trinity School, Croydon, and also to help with the Saracens Academy A former player at Bath, Plymouth and Doncaster, Paul played some outstanding rugby for the club at outside-half before, switching to a coaching r...
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Invers' incredible Ruminations

Invers' incredible Ruminations
By Will Kelleher Daily Mail - Thursday 8th April
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London Scottish to stay at the Athletic Ground

London Scottish to stay at the Athletic Ground
London Scottish have decided, following the past year of uncertainty related to the Covid pandemic, to play one final season, starting in September 2021, at the Richmond Athletic Ground. The club announced that after 127 years, it 'didn't feel right' to leave without one last full season at the RAG The agreed deal to play at Esher will be kept...
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Esher Rugby going Green

Esher Rugby going Green
Whilst we have been in lockdown we continue to move forward off the field. As well as converting the majority of our lighting to LED we have now installed Solar Panels on the club roof to reduce costs, improve our green energy credentials and improve our carbon footprint. We are just waiting for the sun to shine!
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Former Esher Fullback Rob Kirby names his dream team

Former Esher Fullback Rob Kirby names his dream team
 Former Esher fullback, fly half and kicking supremo Rob Kirby names his dream team in the Rugby Paper and includes a number of Esher heroes: Jack Clifford, Charlie Walker, Mark Atkinson and Tom Cheeseman
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Rugby's coming home!

Rugby's coming home!
A decade ago this shirt was part of a framed collection of John Inverdale's tour shirts hung in the Downey suite at Esher Rugby but it mysteriously disappeared after one Saturday afternoon of rugby - removed, as used to happen in that era, as a trophy by one of the visiting teams. It was spotted a few years later ...
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Following yesterday's Government announcement, all community rugby is suspended until further notice

Following yesterday's Government announcement, all community rugby is suspended until further notice
Read more here  (16) England Rugby on Twitter: "Following yesterday's Government announcement, all community rugby is suspended until further notice. This means a return to Stage A on the Return to Community Rugby Roadmap. For more guidance, support and details please follow the link below." / Twitter
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New Year message from Chairman of the NCA - John Inverdale

New Year message from Chairman of the NCA - John Inverdale
 (18) NCA Rugby (@nca_rugby) / Twitter
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A chance to win £25,000 each week and at the same time help local causes and Esher Rugby at the same time

A chance to win £25,000 each week and at the same time help local causes and Esher Rugby at the same time
Esher Rugby is very lucky to now be supported by an Elmbridge community lottery page. Tickets cost from just £1 per week and you can win prizes of up to £25,000 while supporting us and other local good causes. Just click on the link below Esher Rugby Football Club - Support - Elmbridge Community Lottery (elmbridgelottery.co.uk) Download PDF File He...
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Esher Rugby Minis provide a thank you to frontline NHS staff at St Peters Hospital

Esher Rugby Minis provide a thank you to frontline NHS staff at St Peters Hospital
 Tyrone Lawless - Esher Rugby head of HR and Compliance pictured with Heather Bickley - Head of Communications at Ashford and St Peters NHS Trust. Esher Rugby Mini section have donated their Xmas Chocolates to thank Doctors, Nurses and Support staff working on Christmas Day and Boxing Day
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Xmas message from 1st XV Skipper Harrison Collins

Xmas message from 1st XV Skipper Harrison Collins
Seasons Greetings to all and hope you have a safe and festive Xmas. Please find a message using the link below for all players, members, volunteers and supporters from 1st XV Skipper Harrison Collins  https://youtu.be/cqCRk_kFdBY
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