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Lewes Rugby Football Club

Lewes Rugby Football Club, was founded in 1930 and runs several rugby teams at various ages and competitive levels, including two senior men's sides, with the 1st XV currently playing in the Sussex 1 (level 9 of the English rugby union system) following their relegation from London 3 South East at the end of the 2018–19 season. Additional the club operates two senior women's sides, with the Ladies 1st XV currently playing in the Championship 2 South East league.

Full nameLewes Rugby Football Club
Founded1930; 89 years ago (1930)
LocationLewes, East Sussex
Ground(s)Stanley Turner Ground
ChairmanNick Page
League(s)Sussex 1
2018–19Relegated from London 3 South East (11th)
Official website

View images of Lewes RFC[1]

Lewes RFC's home ground is the Stanley Turner Ground, Lewes.[2]

In 2008 the club working in partnership with Lewes District Council and the Sussex Rugby Football Union offered young people in the area the chance to learn and take park in Tag rugby as a means to increasing the profile of the sport in the area.[3]

Club HonoursEdit


  1. ^ Images of Lewes RFC Flickr. Retrieved 8 October 2009.
  2. ^ Sussex RFU 125th Anniversary Celebration Retrieved 18 February 2009.
  3. ^ Lewes DC Retrieved 18 February 2009.[dead link]
  4. ^ RFU womens cup competitions retrieved 7 June 2018

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