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1st XV Warm-Up Fixtures

To help us get ready for the new season by blowing out the cobwebs and getting some match fitness we are, as usual, playing three warm-up games. They are : Saturday, 13 August : Scarborough 10s (Away) Saturday, 20 August : Derby (Home) Saturday, 27 August :...

RFU confirms new league structure

The RFU has confirmed the new league structures for 2022/2023 as well as the introduction of a new cup competition that will take place at the end of the season.  You can read more at Click Here These are the teams in the new Regional One North East league Alnwick...

Autumn Internationals 2022 : Tickets

Click here for more information All fully paid up members, sponsors and stakeholders may now apply for an allocation of up to four tickets (subject to availability) for the following England matches at Twickenham: 6 November 2022 v Argentina 12 November 2022 v Japan...

Roger Iveson – a tribute

If ever there was a case of the right man, in the right place, at the right time then Roger Iveson’s appointment as head coach at Driffield RUFC was it.  He brought with him his passion and experience of the game but, most importantly, his insistence on discipline in...

Sponsors’ Support for Refugees from Ukraine

McArthur Agriculture is helping to congregate and ship donated equipment for refugees to border towns in Poland, using their depot at Scunthorpe to distribute using their own lorry and other volunteer hauliers.  They have been collecting goods from organisations such...

We are recruiting for staff

Driffield RUFC is looking for two members of staff to help this community rugby club deliver great services. So, we need a Bar Manager and a Club Administrator.  You can read the adverts here : Bar Manager Club Administrator All enquiries / applications should be made...

Return dates for full contact rugby

Clubs can re-instate scrums and mauls in training from Monday, 19 July.  Internal training games are allowed between Monday 19 July and Saturday 7 August. Training games should include an incremental approach to scrummaging and coaches should rotate players every 20...

Return to Rugby – updated 21 April 2021

From Monday 26 April we will return to Stage D2 on the rugby roadmap, which includes contact fixtures with adapted laws. This move to Stage D2 also applies to age grade rugby, from Monday 26 April until the end of the extended 2020-21 age grade season on Monday 31 May...