Effingham & Leatherhead RFC News

It couldn't last !

11th October 2014

1XV travelled down to Tottonians and lost 13 -31.  Hard luck guys, but you are still third in the league.

Would you believe it !!!!!!!!

27th September 2014

Eagles win again!  We are running out of exclamation marks as 1XV pull off a narrow victory over Old Alleynians and avenging last year's result. THREE IN A ROW!

A big 'well done' to 1XV

20th September 2014

A really ding dong match against Old Reigatians came down to ORs kicker. If he had converted an injury time try the match would have been drawn.  He didn't and Eagles won 13-11.  Scoop's great match report is in.

Congratulations to 1XV . . .

13th September 2014

. . . who beat Farnham in the season opener and go second in the league table.  Our pocket Shakspear has toiled away and the match report is in.

David Buxton

8th September 2014

The Club is sad to have to announce that David Buxton passed away on Sat, 30 Aug 14.  He was 82 and had been in poor health for some while.  A lot of players and families in the Club will remember David well as he was a great supporter of the Club over so many years.  Details of David’s involvement in the club can be found here.

The Club sends its deep condolences to his widow Pam and his family.

The will be a service at Randalls Road Crematorium at 11.45 on Tue 16 Sep, followed by a family-only burial.  A small reception will then be held at the Preston Cross hotel.  Individuals who wish to attend the reception are asked to please contact John Coles (johncolesrugby@live.co.uk or 07974 302298) who will pass the details onto the family so that catering arrangements can be made.

The family have requested no flowers, but donations in memory of David can be made to the St. George Hospital Charity: www.givingtogeorges.org.uk. Specifiying ‘Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit’.

Rest in peace David.



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