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Esher Rugby Club "Wimbledon Tennis" Summer Ball - Saturday 27th June

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Esher Rugby Ladies LEAP Day Lunch and Charity Match in aid of Princess Alice Hospice

Esher Rugby Ladies LEAP Day Lunch and Charity Match in aid of Princess Alice Hospice
Excitement is building for the Esher Rugby Ladies LEAP Day Lunch and Charity Match in aid of Princess Alice Hospice on Saturday 29th February 2020 and now is your chance to order a personalised match day shirt with all profits going to Princess Alice Hospice, details in the flyer above.There are still a few places left at the pre-match lunch h...
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Esher Rugby remembers Tony Gibbons

Esher Rugby remembers Tony Gibbons
Tony Gibbons joined Esher Rugby in 1956. He played hooker for Esher 1st XV and he was a Vice President of Esher.Tony passed away on the 29th December after a bout of flu. He can be seen above with his son Nigel standing behind him at the Xmas lunch on 14th December. His funeral will be held on Friday 10th January at 3.45pm at the Guildford Cremator...
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New Year's Eve family friendly party at Esher Rugby

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See in 2020! Join us for our annual party on New Year's Eve family friendly event at Esher Rugby. Kids included so no need to get a babysitter and the bar is open until late. Entertainment for all. Includes Food. Tickets limited.Tickets to be shown on the door. Tickets will be scanned to avoid duplicationWe sold out very quickly last year so book e...
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ESHER RUGBY PRE-MATCH LUNCHES 2019-2020 Season, note rescheduled fixture on 22nd February

ESHER RUGBY PRE-MATCH LUNCHES 2019-2020 Season, note rescheduled fixture on 22nd February
Whatever the lunch theme ALL are welcome to soak up the pre-match atmosphere, enjoy a drink or two in the bar before heading to the Downey Suite for a hearty 3 course lunch where you can join in the traditional pre-match banter ...... prices start from £20 per head and unless otherwise stated lunch commences at 1.00 p.m.TO BOOK please call Emma on ...
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Walking off the Christmas excesses

Walking off the Christmas excesses
Last Friday (27th December) the Esher Walking Rugby Group invited family and friends to join them to help walk off the excesses of Christmas week. Eight regulars welcomed five guests to a relaxed and fun session, and after some passing / catching practice and a warm-up, everyone enjoyed six 10-minute playing sessions. Not only were calories shed by...
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Esher Walking Rugby Group raise money for the Movember charity

Esher Walking Rugby Group raise money for the Movember charity
​During the month of November the Esher Walking Rugby Group sponsored the Movember charity for men's health. Their target was for £25.00 to be raised from a £2.00 per moustache minimum entry fee for a "best moustache" competition. The prize was 6 bottles of Desperado beers for best "tache" or "Mo".On their last playing session on 29th November the ...
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Christmas "Four Club Golf Challenge" - 21st December 2019

Christmas "Four Club Golf Challenge" - 21st December 2019
It's the club's Christmas Lunch on Saturday 21st December and we'll be having "The Four Club Challenge" in the morning at Hersham Village Golf Club (4 clubs only!)We have reserved 30 places but can ask for more if the demand is there, but I will need to know soon ….There is the normal magnificent array of prizes for 1st, 2nd and most use of the cou...
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Esher 1st XV v Barnes - Game Postponed however Christmas Lunch is still on!

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Further to a pitch inspection by the RFU we announce that the match this afternoon has been postponed however, the Christmas Lunch is still on! 

Esher Rugby's Walking Rugby Xmas lunch

Esher Rugby's Walking Rugby Xmas lunch
​On Friday 13th December our fabulous Walking Rugby crew gathered after training for their annual Xmas Lunch in the clubhouse. Cooked and served by Linda and her team they had a thoroughly enjoyable feast and with Matt behind the bar they managed one or two rehydrating beverages. If you want to join them on a Friday 10.00 a.m.-12.00 p.m. for a litt...
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Esher Rugby remembers Charlie Bale

Esher Rugby remembers Charlie Bale
CHARLIE BALE 1944-2019Charlie joined Esher Rugby Club as a school boy in the early sixties and played in the Christmas school holidays. He played for Esher First XV in the mid sixties and went on to play for The London Hospital, United Hospitals, Harlequins, The Army, Combined Services and Surrey. He finished his rugby career playing...
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Linda 5 Stars after unannounced visit

Linda 5 Stars after unannounced visit
​After an unannounced visit from the local authority during the middle of Saturday Pre-Match lunch service the Esher Kitchen and BBQ were given the highest possible rating for Health and Hygiene as set by the Food Standards Authority. Many congratulations to Linda and her team for all their hard work and the outstanding result.Our 5 star rating has...
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A fitting Tribute to Sam 'Potts' Potter

A fitting Tribute to Sam 'Potts' Potter
Many of you will have donated to the Sam Potts fund and the bench has now been installed outside the club shop. It is a very fitting and substantial tribute to Sam and will no doubt be very well used. Whether this is to sit and contemplate or sit and drink a pint from the Esher bar 'A true gentleman, leader and inspiration to all' The remaining fun...
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Ideas for Christmas presents or stocking fillers

Ideas for Christmas presents or stocking fillers

Esher Rugby remembers Colin Jarman

Esher Rugby remembers Colin Jarman
Colin Jarman 1937-2019Colin joined Esher in 1964, he ended his playing career with The Expendables and was a great supporter of the clubOur sincere condolences go to Julie and the familyThere will be a cremation later in the month for close family only. On Friday 13th December at 11.30 a.m. Julie and the family will have a Service of...
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Lunch with Wayne Barnes at The Ivy Cobham - Wednesday 6th November - A fantastic time was had by all

Lunch with Wayne Barnes at The Ivy Cobham - Wednesday 6th November - A fantastic time was had by all
Photo credit Paul Robigo  An Exclusive opportunity to hear first hand from Wayne Barnes post the Wold Cup. Wayne is a very entertaining and insightful speakerA unique opportunity in a unique venue – they don't do corporate events!All details aboveBook early to avoid disappointment 

Highlights from the biggest weekend at Esher Rugby .... Fireworks on the Friday followed by Saturday's RWC Final and Esher 1st XV v Taunton

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England vs South Africa who will lift the William Webb Ellis Trophy? Watch the RWC Final live on the BIG screen at Esher Rugby - 2nd November

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​Come and join in the atmosphere and a full day of rugby at Esher Rugby!RUGBY WORLD CUP FINAL - England vs South AfricaRWC Final Pre-match LunchEsher 1st XV vs TauntonWe have some places left at the pre-match lunch which follows on from the Rugby World Cup Final, these are always great fun so whether there are just one or two of you or, you can fil...
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Join in the fun with the Esher Minis! All new players aged 3-10 welcome. Sundays from 9.30 a.m.

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85th City Lunch with Guest Speaker Danny Care - Friday, 13th September

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John Inverdale will be quizzing Harlequins and ex-England Scrumhalf, Danny Care, on the 13th of SeptemberAll things Rugby World Cup, just before the tournament starts