The Club commenced their 125th Anniversary with over 150 people attending the launch on Sunday 5th January. All sections of the Club attended the celebrations, spanning a number of generations from Minis U.8’s, former colts, ladies and men senior players, through to Frank Cherrington, a formed prop forward, who started playing forward for the Club in 1946 and who celebrates his 90th birthday in June.
Club President KeithPlain cut the Anniversary Cake, which symbolised:
- 125 year founding of the Town side
- The Club’s membership of the RFU 110 years ago
- 10 tenure at NewlandsPark
- 40 year birth of the Minis & Juniors Section
James Critchley, Chairman of the Minis & Juniors section of the Club, who have their HQ at Newlands Park, toasted the success of this section of the Club covering the last 40 years.