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Doug Burford – RIP

It is with much sadness and regret that we must advise you all of the sad passing of Doug Burford, one of the “true pioneers” of our rugby club (formerly Old Meadonians, and now,...

Chiswick RFC 2020 Combine

With the exciting news of the RFU moving the return to rugby from Stage C to Stage D. Coaches James Snape, Tom Doubleday, Matt Newman and James Filbey decided it was time to mix...

Blast From The Past – Simon Hallett

Chiswick RFC former wrecking ball takes a trip down memory lane. Taking a slightly different format from our previous weekly interviews with former players, Ben ‘Wee Man’ Cattliff caught up with Simon Hallett. Question...

Ian “Slim” King – RIP

Chiswick RFC regrets to announce that Ian “Slim” King passed away in his sleep at 3.45 am, Thursday morning 25th June 2020, after a short, sharp battle with cancer, aged 65.  Three weeks ago...

David Goodenough – Tributes

Here are a series of tributes from various eras to past-President, past-Chairman and ex-1st Team Captain, David “Goose” Goodenough who recently passed away.  Many more have been written and stories will long be told...

Blast From The Past – Adam Ross

Chiswick RFC former flying kiwi scrum half takes a trip down memory lane. In our weekly interviews with former players, we caught up with Adam Ross. For this reporter and many will agree, Rossy...

Blast From The Past – Heath McDonough

Chiswick RFC former loose head prop/runaway freight train takes trip down memory lane. In our weekly interviews with former players, we caught up with Heath J McDonough. Name: Heath McDonough Years with Chiswick RFC:...

Blast From The Past – The Pickering’s

Chiswick RFC version of the Burgess Brothers take a trip down memory lane. In our weekly interviews with former players, we caught up with Pickering Brothers. Name(s): The Pickering Brothers – Elliot, Alastair and...

David Goodenough – RIP

It is with tremendous sadness that Chiswick RFC report the untimely departure of Past President, Past Chairman, ex-1st XV Captain and long time servant of the club, David Goodenough on Saturday 23rd May 2020...

Blast From The Past – Shane Donaldson

Chiswick RFC former prop takes a trip down memory lane. In our weekly interviews with former players, we caught up with Shane Donaldson. On a personal note, if you haven’t bought Shane a beer...

Join Chiswick Rugby Club

Looking to play rugby when it returns?  Chiswick rugby club offers 5 senior sides, including a Vets team, and junior rugby at all age groups on our fully floodlit 3G (all weather) pitch and...

Coaches Thoughts

With the conclusion of a slightly fragmented, and then curtailed season, we got the thoughts of Coaches Tom ‘Dubby’ Doubleday and James ‘Snapey’ Snape on their first season at Dukes Meadows: “Our first season...

Blast From The Past – Luca Vannini

Chiswick RFC former 1st team captain and scrum half takes a trip down memory lane In our weekly interviews with former players, we caught up with Luca Vannini. Name: Luca Vannini Years with Chiswick...

Chiswick To Move South West

When rugby returns to Dukes Meadows for the 2020/21 season, Chiswick will face a new challenge in the 2020/21 season as the Chiswick 1st XV have been moved to the London Two South West...

Blast From The Past – Adrian Hoile

Chiswick RFC former long term Head Coach and Director of Rugby takes a trip down memory lane. In our weekly interviews with former players and coaches we caught up with Adrian Hoile. Name: Adrian...

Blast From The Past – Riki Darroch

Chiswick RFC former flanker takes a trip down memory lane. In our weekly interviews with former players, we caught up with Riki Darroch Name: Riki Darroch Years with Chiswick RFC: 6 seasons, 2011/12-2016/17 Clubs:...

Blast From The Past – Jonathan Gibson

Chiswick RFC’s former Captain takes a trip down memory lane in the second of our weekly interviews with former players, we caught up with Jonathan Gibson. Name: Jonathan Gibson Years with Chiswick RFC: 2009...