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1. History

History of Newcastle Staffs RUFC

Founded 1947

This developing account of available photos, data, and press cuttings is to enlighten and encourage a recollection of Newcastle (Staffs) RUFC members’ appropriate memoirs.
The intention is to create an ‘accurate as possible’ account of the club’s history.
From its embryonic beginnings in November 1947, up to the present contemporary facilities and bars, the club continues to remain committed to improvement.
The club understands that placing photographs on a web site is controversial however it has proved impossible to contact all ex-members.
Newcastle (Staffs) RUFC apologises if any inconvenience is caused.
Should anyone require an image removing from the web site please contact the club by: -
• Telephone - 01782 617042

• Write to the club at: -
Newcastle (Staffs) RUFC Ltd
Lilleshall Road

• Email the club via its web site link.

Should any member wish to submit memoirs or team/group photographs for consideration please use the above contact options.

Newcastle (Staffs) RUFC withholds the right to enter or remove information from its history page as it deems applicable.

A sincere thank you is extended to all club members who have offered information regarding the club’s history. However, a special mention must be made to founder member Pete Smith for penning his crucial memoirs and to Keith Dale for his remarkable record keeping. The club remains deeply indebted to both Pete and Keith for their vital and valued information.

We hope you enjoy the nostalgia and valued memories the Club History may offer.