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CHANGE OF VENUE to the 83rd Bengal Clipper with Shane Warne - Friday 12th October ..... see details below

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​For those who have booked we look forward to seeing you on Friday 12th October for lunch with Shane WarneUnfortunately, the Bengal Clipper Restaurant, whose owners were in negotiations with the landlords over the lease renewal, has been closed and the locks changed resulting in the cancellation of all bookings.- an era has ended and a new one...
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Esher vs Cinderford Match Line--up

Esher vs Cinderford Match Line--up
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Esher RFC is sad to announce that Phil Ashfield has passed away

Esher RFC is sad to announce that Phil Ashfield has passed away
​Esher RFC is sad to announce that Phil passed away on Thursday 27th September.  Phil joined the Club in 1961 and spent the last 10 years of this playing career with the Expendables.  Throughout his life he has been a tremendous supporter of Esher Rugby Club and we send our sincere condolences to his wife Figi and their four children Sean...
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Esher is sad to announce the passing of St. John Lucas Lucas

Esher is sad to announce the passing of St. John Lucas Lucas
We are sad to announce the passing of St. John Lucas Lucas long serving Captain of the BXV, our condolences go out to his wife Erica and three sonsPlease see below for funeral details:We have been informed today that the service arrangements for St.John's funeral have been changed and will now take place near by as shown below and NOT at Randa...
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LPN 49 with Ben Ryan hosted by John Inverdale 16th of November 2018

LPN 49 with Ben Ryan hosted by John Inverdale 16th of November 2018

The Esher 1st XV to face Ampthill

The Esher 1st XV to face Ampthill

Membership Packs

Membership Packs
Thank you to all those who have renewed their membership for the 2018/19 Season.  This is to advise that all packs not collected will be sent out by post this week.If you have not had a chance to renew or become a member at Esher Rugby, it is not too late! Please call Emma or Martin on 01932 220295 who will be happy to assist.  Membership...
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“We’d won in Paris and there was no way was I going to bed yet, so I woke up a bedraggled Brian O’Driscoll and went out on the Champs Elysees ‘til five in the morning” By MARK BENGOECHEA

“We’d won in Paris and there was no way was I going to bed yet, so I woke up a bedraggled Brian O’Driscoll and went out on the Champs Elysees ‘til five in the morning”

By MARK BENGOECHEA
RUGBY CVs do not come much more impressive than that of Robert Alexander James Henderson.London Irish, Wasps, Munster, Toulon, Ireland, British and Irish Lions and last, but not least, Esher.And Rob Henderson, whose cheerful off-the-pitch persona contrasted with his ferocious approach on it, loved every minute of his career even if his final playin...
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The Esher 1st XV to face Plymouth Albion.

The Esher 1st XV to face Plymouth Albion.
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Esher Rugby nominates Carol Beacher for Mitsubishi Motors Volunteer of the Year Award 2018 - don't forget to vote!

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We are delighted to announce that Carol was the winner in the Surrey regional awards recently and now goes into the final Awards night at Twickenham Stadium on Friday 7 September 2018. Three overall winners will be announced on the evening and each one will receive a Mitsubishi car for a year as a thank you for their continued support of the g...
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“I don’t remember much about my England debut. I got knocked out and even missed Erika Roe’s famous streak at Twickenham”

“I don’t remember much about my England debut. I got knocked out and even missed Erika Roe’s famous streak at Twickenham”
MARK BENGOECHEA talks to England legend and former Esher Coach PETER WINTERBOTTOMTHE blond mop of hair that earned him the nickname the 'Strawman' may have faded and thinned over the years, but there is no mistaking the powerful frame often seen prowling the touchlines at Esher Rugby Club.In an age where the epithet legend is used with abandon...
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Esher news - Surrey Comet

Esher news - Surrey Comet
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Esher vs Caldy - Match Report (Saturday, 21st April) Author: Philip Wigley

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Esher confirmed their National League One status for another season with a hard fought bonus point victory over visitors Caldy RFC on Saturday.With the two teams starting the day in 10th and 9th places respectively and both still in need of a positive result, it was the home side who turned in a commanding second half performance to run out 42-28 w...
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Esher Re-signings: One more goodbye, but some new hellos..

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​To first continue with the news of players departing, we are sad to say that Spencer Sutherland has been added to the list of goodbyes. Spencer has been a loyal servant to the Club for over 6 years. He has achieved well over 100 first team caps, and is a supporter favourite. We wish him all the best and hope to see his popular smiling face down at...
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​Ricky Nebbett adds more signings for the season

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​Ricky Nebbett's revamped squad for 2018/19 continues to grow, building on the re-signings announced.Owen Waters was Loughborough Students' first-choice fly half for two seasons, playing 44 matches for them and scoring 321 points in those matches as their main goal-kicker, achieving a 74% success rate. Owen started his rugby at Kingswood Schoo...
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New Signings

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Last week saw the second pre-season hit out of the season, with a strong Esher "Possibles" facing a matched Esher "Probables"The game offered some exciting tries, with some of the 2017/18 Cardinals players, making statements for 1st team selectionChairman of Rugby, Jeff Smith, facilitated a fun "New Players Q+A" after the game, where the future cha...
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Esher vs Bedwas Match Report - Saturday 25th August 2018

Esher vs Bedwas Match Report - Saturday 25th August 2018
​Esher rounded off their pre-season preparations with a narrow 26-24 loss at home to Welsh Premiership side, Bedwas in a full-blooded encounter which saw the home side build up a 17 point second-half lead, but ultimately falling behind in the final minute of the match.With the Esher starting XV featuring 6 players making their home debuts, it was t...
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Catering and Bar Staff

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Esher Rugby are recruiting catering and bar staff for our evolving and expanding team. Please see below for details.​BAR STAFF​ (Bar staff must be 18+)Come and join our evolving and expanding team. We are looking for bubbly, enthusiastic team players with infectious personality and an emphasis on quality and customer service. The ideal candida...
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Pre-season Friendly: Esher vs Bedwas preceded by Cardinals vs Richmond Vikings

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On Saturday 25th August we have a 'Double Header' - Esher 1st XV vs Bedwas KO 3pm preceded by Cardinals vs Richmond Vikings KO 1pmThe BBQ will be fired up and the BAR openEntrance and Car Parking FREE for all

Esher Rugby Remembers Shaun Steer

Esher Rugby Remembers Shaun Steer
Shaun Steer, beloved husband of Gemma, adored father of Finley and Zoe and valued parent, friend and touchline supporter of Esher RFC, sadly passed away on the 9th August 2018. On behalf of Esher RFC we would like to pass on our sincere condolences to the family. Shaun was a loyal and committed part of last year's U16's and had followed our age gro...
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