End of Season Awards – 2018/19

End of Season Awards – 2018/19

The Annual Dinner & Dance on Friday night was a great success and was attended by in excess of 275 players, members, sponsors and volunteers. A huge thank you to everybody who contributed to a superb event, but especially Club Honorary Secretary Alaine Clark who it seemed was working 247 for weeks to ensure that

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Limited Edition 1st XV Replica Kit – Available Now!

Limited Edition 1st XV Replica Kit – Available Now!

We’ve had a number of requests for replica 1st team shirts at the Club Shop during the past year We are very grateful to our kit partners O’Neills Sportswear who have produced these Limited Edition shirts to commemorate us winning National One and gaining promotion to the Greene King IPA Championship Rugby next season! We look forward to seeing

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Ampthill Three Legged Race – 25th May 2019

Ampthill Three Legged Race – 25th May 2019

This years Ampthill Three Legged Race takes place on 25th MAY 2019 Start & Registration – The Engine and Tender 11:30am (Minimum sponsorship £20-00 per person please) (Participants must be over 18) Finish, Presentations and Barbeque – Ampthill Rugby Club All Proceeds will support our charity work in Gambia and Local Projects Collect your Sponsor

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EGM Update: Proposed Relocation Approved by Members.

EGM Update: Proposed Relocation Approved by Members.

The Committee would like to thank all of the members and local residents who took time to attend the Extraordinary General Meeting last night at Dillingham Park. The purpose of the meeting was for the Committee to present plans for the proposed relocation of the Club to a new fit-for-purpose site at Fordfield Road, almost

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Membership Update

Membership Update

Update from The Membership Team Please do not cancel your current direct debit for membership to the Club – there will be no further payments taken for this Season and you will be able to just go into your account online and update your details in August/September in readiness for next Season without having to

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Clubhouse Opening Hours

Clubhouse Opening Hours

Please note that the Clubhouse will only be open on a Thursday evening, and from 7pm until the end of May.   (With exception of tonights EGM – 01.05.2019) Please also note that Sunday 5th May will be a ‘Fun Day’ for Mini & Youth and then we will have presentations for Mini & Youth

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Dinner & Dance – Fri 10th May – Don’t Miss Out!

Dinner & Dance – Fri 10th May – Don’t Miss Out!

It’s been an amazing season for the Club on the field – why not come along to the Club Dinner & Dance next Friday night and help us celebrate? We still have a few tables available for 8, 10 or 12. Proceedings start at 730 with a three course meal – you will be entertained

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Rugby Journal – April 2019

Rugby Journal – April 2019

The latest volume of The Rugby Journal is out now and features Ampthill Rugby. The club will have a few copies available for sale – if you’d like to order one please email info@ampthillrufc.com.   More details at https://t.co/Zro4eNUCRt   #RugbyJournal #Ampthill #Mob

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The Big Weekend!!

The Big Weekend!!

The Senior Club embarks on the Big Weekend with all four of our Senior teams playing for a Title or in a Cup Final. The First XV travel away to Loughborough University needing only a single point to gain promotion to the Green King IPA Championship for the first time in the clubs history. We

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**Loughborough Students Away Trip!**

**Loughborough Students Away Trip!**

The club are looking to book a supporters coach (or coaches if sufficient demand) for the final 1st XV game of the season, away at Loughborough on Saturday 27th April. A single point will see us clinch the National One League Title and with it promotion to the RFU Championship for the first time in

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U16’s (74) v (3) Biggleswade U16’s – Bedfordshire Cup Final Sunday 31st March

U16’s (74) v (3) Biggleswade U16’s – Bedfordshire Cup Final Sunday 31st March

The Sunday following one of, if not the most successful Senior Saturday in the club’s history saw the U16’s continuing the winning trend with an emphatic victory in the Bedfordshire Cup Final. Playing Biggleswade on a very hard and dusty pitch 1 the boys entertained the crowd both outside and those watching in the clubhouse

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Senior Rugby Update – Come on you A’s!

Senior Rugby Update – Come on you A’s!

Sat 30th of March will go down as a point in history for Ampthill & District Community Rugby Club. With Josh Sharpe’s 78th minute try completing the comeback against Rosslyn Park to maintain the 1st XV position at the top of National One, all five of our Ampthill senior teams now lead the respective competitions

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1st XV Match Days at Dillingham Park

1st XV Match Days at Dillingham Park

Dear All Members & Visitors   As we achieve more success on the pitch with our 1st XV, we as a club are looking to enhance the match day experience for everybody visiting Dillingham Park.   From this Saturday, 30th March fixture against Rosslyn Park FC we will be making the following changes: Match stewards will

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Congratulations Aleki Lutui – 100 1st XV appearances

Congratulations Aleki Lutui – 100 1st XV appearances

Congratulations to Aleki Lutui who will be making his 100th appearance for Ampthill in National One this afternoon when we face Darlington Mowden Park.   Come on your A’s!

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Club Lunch – Rosslyn Park FC 30th March 2019

Club Lunch – Rosslyn Park FC 30th March 2019

Our next visitors to Dillingham Park are third placed Rosslyn Park Rugby Club. This is your final chance to join us for lunch before our penultimate home 1st XV fixture of this season. A three course lunch prepared by our resident chef will be served at 1pm. The clubhouse bar will be open from 1200. The

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Paul Turner Ampthill Rugby Camp – April 2019

Paul Turner Ampthill Rugby Camp – April 2019

Ampthill First XV Head Coach Paul Turner is running a rugby camp during the Easter holidays for Mini, Youth and girls players.  from £35.00 per player  at Ampthill Rugby Football Club, Ampthill Wednesday 17th & Thursday 18th April (10am – 3pm) Boys & Girls 6-15 Years To book please visit : https://ptrugbycamps.co.uk/events/ampthill-august-2018-rugby-camps-63xeb  

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Christmas Opening

Christmas Opening

The club will be closed on Sunday 23rd December 2018 until Boxing day when it will be open for the traditional charity Boxing Day game. The bar will be open on Boxing Day at 10am and will be closing no later than 1.15pm. The club will then be closed until Wednesday 2nd January 2018 when

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Ampthill Minis Rugby Tour 2019

Ampthill Minis Rugby Tour 2019

Book now for the 2019 Minis Rugby Tour to Great Yarmouth. Click on the following link to reserve your caravan and pay your deposit within 7 days. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSemjqgEXE9vqQ74SI57ZxwbEJNTDCXp7VIhmyALegTV-8bQyg/viewform?usp=sf_link The Minis rugby tour is for age groups U7, U8, U9, U10, U11 & U12’s and is open to all families. It is a fun weekend for

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Senior Results Sat Mar 24, 2018

Senior Results Sat Mar 24, 2018

Senior Results Sat Mar 24, 2018 And from last week, Mar 17

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Old Elthamians v 1stXV, Sat Mar 03, 2018, Postponed

Old Elthamians v 1stXV, Sat Mar 03, 2018, Postponed

Old Elthamians v 1stXV, Sat Mar 03, 2018, Postponed After a pitch inspection and due to lying snow with more falling and no prospect of a thaw, Saturdays away fixture at Old Elthamians has been postponed. The game has been re-scheduled for Sat March 17, 2018.

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Referees Course for 20th May and 3rd June 2018

Referees Course for 20th May and 3rd June 2018

Referees Course 20th May and 3rd June 2018 The Referees Society have provisionally booked a Referees Course for 20th May and 3rd June 2018 at Daventry RFC. To register your interest please email Pete Lyes at petelyes@eastmidsrefs.com

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Jane Reid To Leave Kitchen Managers Post

Jane Reid To Leave Kitchen Managers Post

After a number of years service, Jane Reid is leaving the Kitchen Managers Post Jane Reid will be leaving her post as Kitchen Manager after the Christmas Lunch on the 16th December 2017.  Jane transformed the kitchen service, expanding the range of food and maintaining a remarkably high quality during her time in charge. The

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1stXV 33, Old Elthamians 7, Sat Nov 04, 2017, National 1

1stXV 33, Old Elthamians 7, Sat Nov 04, 2017, National 1

1stXV Secure Bonus Point Win In First Ever Fixture With Old Elthamians Ampthill welcomed Old Elthamians to a damp Dillingham Park for the first ever match at 1stXV level between the sides on a dry(ish) afternoon following persistent overnight rain. Amps squad changes included George Thornton making his debut start at loose head and Josh

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Beer Menu – Beer Festival 24th June 2017

Beer Menu – Beer Festival 24th June 2017

Ampthill Rugby’s 9th Annual Beer Festival Beer Menu

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Chidera Alozie

Chidera Alozie

Chidera Alozie It is with much regret that we announce the tragic news and untimely passing of Girls U18 squad member Chidera Alozie on Tuesday. Chidera was part of the girls 18’s squad since the beginning of the season when Bedford and Ampthill merged their senior girls squads and had only just made her debut

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6N U20 England v France, Earl, Isiekwe and Mitchell Selected

6N U20 England v France, Earl, Isiekwe and Mitchell Selected

6N U20 England v France, Earl, Isiekwe and Mitchell Selected

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Senior Results Sat Jan 28, 2017

Senior Results Sat Jan 28, 2017

Senior Results Sat Jan 28, 2017

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1stXV v Macclesfield, Match Preview

1stXV v Macclesfield, Match Preview

1stXV v Macclesfield, Sat Jan 28, 14:15, Match Preview

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Senior Results Sat Jan 14, 2017

Senior Results Sat Jan 14, 2017

Senior Results Sat Jan 14, 2017

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EMMJRA Committee Vacancies

EMMJRA Committee Vacancies

EMMJRA Committee Is looking to fill the following vacancies: 1. Fixtures Secretary Unfortunately due to work and family commitments Steffan Meyern is unable to continue in the role. 2. Girls Competitions Secretary Unfortunately due to family commitments Jacky Conyard is unable to continue in the role. If you are interested please contact our club secretary

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Relocation Committee

Relocation Committee

Relocation Committee In recent years, the Club has been going through an unprecedented period of success. All levels of the club continue to flourish from our semi-professional 1stXV competing in National 1, our five other Senior teams, our Girls and Ladies who are now firmly established and our Mini & Youth who have produced both

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1stXV v Blaydon, Sat Nov 26, Preview

1stXV v Blaydon, Sat Nov 26, Preview

1stXV v Blaydon, Sat Nov 26, Match Preview

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1stXV 26, Moseley 8, Match Report

1stXV 26, Moseley 8, Match Report

1stXV 26, Moseley 8, Sat Oct 10, 2016, Match Report Ampthill welcomed Moseley to Dillingham Park for the first ever game between the teams at 1stXV level on what turned out to be a dry, sunny and windless day with the pitch in fine condition if damp from morning rain. Amps squad saw 2 changes

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Senior Results Sat Oct 01, 2016

Senior Results Sat Oct 01, 2016

Senior Results Sat Oct 01, 2016

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East Midlands v Kent, County Plate Final, Sun May 29

East Midlands v Kent, County Plate Final, Sun May 29

East Midlands v Kent, County Plate Final, Sun May 29

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Richmond v 1stXV, Sat Mar 19, Match Preview

Richmond v 1stXV, Sat Mar 19, Match Preview

Richmond v 1stXV, Sat Mar 19, Match Preview

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Hitchin 3rdXV 31 5thXV 24

Hitchin 3rdXV 31 5thXV 24

Hitchin 3rdXV 31 5thXV 24 Ampthill 5s managed to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory allowing a 24 5 lead to slip away. Good even match with Ampthill perhaps reflecting on not keeping the ball in the tight where they were comfortable. Excellent leadership from Rich Mardle and thanks to Hitchin for the fixture

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Jimmy Hanafin

Jimmy Hanafin

Jimmy Hanafin Passed Away This Week It is with great regret that we inform our members that Jimmy Hanafin, Luton RFC’s fixture secretary, Chair of Mini & Youth & Bedfordshire Rugby committee member passed away this week. Jimmy was a true rugby man who wore many hats within the local rugby community, he will be

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Senior Results Sat Nov 21, 2015

Senior Results Sat Nov 21, 2015

Results For The Senior Sides From Sat Nov 21, 2015

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Hartpury College v 1stXV, Sat Nov 11, Match Preview

Hartpury College v 1stXV, Sat Nov 11, Match Preview

Hartpury College v 1stXV, Sat Nov 11, Match Preview

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4thXV 48 Hertford 3rdXV 0

4thXV 48 Hertford 3rdXV 0

4thXV 48 Hertford 3rdXV 0

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4thXV 99 Bishop’s Stortford 3rdXV 5

4thXV 99 Bishop’s Stortford 3rdXV 5

4thXV 99 Bishop’s Stortford 3rdXV 5

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Senior Results Sep 26

Senior Results Sep 26

Results For The Senior Sides From Sat Sep 26, 2015

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Haines Watts Signs Partner Agreement

Haines Watts Signs Partner Agreement

Haines Watts Signs Partner Agreement With Ampthill Rugby Haines Watts, the national accountancy group with a local office on the borders of Ampthill, has signed a multi-year agreement confirming their role as a senior partner of Ampthill & District Community RUFC.   Ampthill Chairman Mark Lavery comments “I am delighted that Haines Watts has chosen

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Jeep Signs Partner Agreement

Jeep Signs Partner Agreement

Jeep Signs Partner Agreement With Ampthill Rugby

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Senior Results Aug 22

Senior Results Aug 22

Results For The Senior Sides From Sat Aug 22, 2015

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Maisey & Laxton Sign From Nottingham

Maisey & Laxton Sign From Nottingham

Will Maisey & Kiefer Laxton Sign From Nottingham Rugby

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Ben Gulliver Joins For National 1

Ben Gulliver Joins For National 1

Ben Gulliver Joins Ampthill For Season 2015/16 Ben Gulliver, with 278 appearances in the Premiership and Championship, has joined Ampthill for their 2015-16 National 1 campaign. 33, 1.96m & 110kg, Coventry born Ben is a second row Ben comments “I am very excited to join Ampthill and will give my all to maintain their progress, I

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Joe Bercis Signs For Moseley

Joe Bercis Signs For Moseley

Joseph Bercis Signs For Moseley

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Stourbridge 12 1stXV 37

Stourbridge 12 1stXV 37

Amps Subdue Stour In A Game Of Two Halves

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Senior Results Feb 07

Senior Results Feb 07

Results For The Senior Sides From Sat Feb 07, 2015

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4thXV 69 Huntingdon 2ndXV 10

4thXV 69 Huntingdon 2ndXV 10

Stags Show Resilience Against The Odds

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Leicester Lions 30 1stXV 19

Leicester Lions 30 1stXV 19

Lions Roar To Comfortable Win

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23 Nov – Mini & Youth Cancelled

23 Nov – Mini & Youth Cancelled

All Mini & Youth rugby cancelled 23 November 2014.  Heavy rain has been falling on Ampthill since 1am this morning , with a Weather warning from the Met Office forecasting further heavy through the morning and early afternoon http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/2657337#weather-warnings http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/forecast/gcpxuxzv6 The club house will be open from 10am.

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Shop Opening Times

Shop Opening Times

Sunday’s 10am – 12.30pm Wednesday’s 6.30pm – 7.30pm Shop Manager – Rae Marshall rae.marshall@btinternet.com

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Our Winning Youth

Our Winning Youth

Sunday 9th November 2014 Ampthill U13’s 2nd Round East Midlands Cup 64 – 0 Peterborough Ampthill U15’s 2nd Round East Midlands Cup 54 – 0 Oundle Match Reports to follow, well done guys.

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Vets 47 BJB Coaches 7

Vets 47 BJB Coaches 7

Vets Defeat Bedford Junior Blues Coaches

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1stXV 66 Leicester Lions 7

1stXV 66 Leicester Lions 7

Ampthill Tame Leicester Lions Ampthill welcomed Leicester Lions to Olney Field on a fine, dry day with a gentle easterly breeze. Amps squad saw just one change in the backs and three on the bench from where Richard Bussey made his 1stXV league debut. Amps came out of the blocks firing scoring the first try

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Dave Williams 80th Party

Dave Williams 80th Party

Dave Williams had a surprise 80th Birthday party sprung on him as he was lured to the club on Saturday 16th of August. His thank you message is below. “I have been unable to open my many gifts and cards until today, the party got some how extended. Many many thanks for turning up and

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Training Cancelled

Training Cancelled

Clubhouse Closed & Training Cancelled Aug 6th-7th The clubhouse, car park and pitches will be closed from 09:00 Wednesday August 6th through 18:00 Thursday August 7th while major works take place to upgrade/replace the sewage treatment system. Health & Safety issues require these actions due to heavy plant on site and potential contamination. Training resumes

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Thank You

Thank You

A huge thank you to all the volunteers that came and picked up the stones on our old, regraded & reseeded pitches these past few weeks. It shows what a good bunch of members we have – thank you. Secondly, another huge thank you to all the volunteers who helped with another successful Beer Festival,

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Stone Picking

Stone Picking

We have a little project for you that would be very helpful for the club. You may know that we ploughed and re-seeded our two old pitches out in front of the club house a few weeks ago. Well, the recent rain has meant that the new grass is growing very nicely but the ploughing

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