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9th March 2018

Rugby Notes from ‘Clubman’

Yet another frustrating weekend for Macclesfield Rugby with the weather putting paid to any sport on Saturday with all the club’s games being postponed due to the winter weather which now means that we will be playing into May well after the local cricket season begins as all the current ‘reserve’ weekends are already taken up with games previously postponed due to the state of grounds. Read more >>


Altrincham Kersal U17 v Macclesfield U17s

A great performance and a well deserved away win for our U17s. Kersal 5 MRUFC 25. The semi final beckons!


Calendar of events

  • 17th March – St Patrick’s Day. Formal Lunch. 6 Nations Super Saturday
  • 21st April – Formal Lunch v Stourbridge
  • 22nd April – U8s Cheshire Festival
  • 27th/28th/29th April – Club tour to Athens
  • 5th May – Ladies Lunch
  • 11th & 12th May – Beer Festival
  • 18th May – Player’s Awards Dinner
  • 21st July – Macclesfield Festival
  • AGM – TBC
  • 7th June – Golf Day
  • Boobs v Balls – TBC
  • M&J Awards – TBC

RFU Raffle

The deadline for the raffle has now been extended until the 16th March. Please get your money and stubs back to the office as soon as you can. If you cannot find your tickets, there are plenty at the club.

This is the final call.


Super Saturday

The 17th March is going to be a big day at Priory Park! It is St Patrick’s Day and in addition to all the normal shenanigans, the Blues take on Luctonians and the 4th team entertain Lymm.

We are showing all three 6 Nations matches

Italy v Scotland 12.30
England v Ireland 14.45
Wales v France 17.00

There will be a formal lunch before the Blues v Luctonians match with an Irish theme

Potato & leek soup
Beef & Bacon braised in Guinness, Colcannon, Seasonal vegetables

All this for only £12!

Plus your normal entry fee.

Leprechaun outfits will be encouraged


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