Berwick Bounce Back v Reds
Linlithgow 21 – 26 Berwick
Having taken a 18-7 lead into halftime, the Reds couldn’t press home their advantage, with a resilient Berwick side staging a comeback in the second half to take the win.
2s Keep Up Winning Ways
Linlithgow 2s 29 – 17 Queensferry 1s
With StewMel unable to raise a team to play the Reds 2s in the scheduled league match, Queensferry Rugby Club stepped in and travelled out to Mains Park to play a friendly. After losing an early lead, the young Reds rallied to claim a win with another good performance.
4 Wins for Young Reds
All five school teams were in action on Saturday 9th September. There were 3 wins out of 4 in Conference matches against Trinity Academy, while the S3s won their match against Peebles after Trinity couldn’t raise a team. The photo above shows action from the u16 match.
Fine away Win for Reds 2s
Dunfermline 24 – 26 Linlithgow
The Reds second string got their league season off to a flier with a cracking bonus point victory away at Dunfermline. There were tries for Stu Young (2), Ross Tulloch and Mark Caddle, with Gregor Stewart kicking three conversions.
Les in Grand Final Win
The only Reds first team player in action on Saturday was Euan ‘Les’ Richardson, now playing for Waverley Rugby Club in Sydney. The 2nd Grade team won their league and, on Saturday, the Burke Cup in a 34-15 win over Petersham in the Grand Final. You can spot Les in the photo above – he’s the one taking it easy!
Tartan Touch Rugby
at Linlithgow Rugby Club
Open to anyone over 14 years old
Tuesday nights at 7pm
£3 / person
Just turn up and join in!
Tartan Touch is Scottish Rugby’s NEW Fun, Simple and Social version of non-contact rugby. With 8 simple rules, it’s a great game for all abilities and all ages.
This Week’s Rugby
Friday 22 September
u18 HOME v Dunbar GS
Saturday 23 September
Fixtures v Dunbar Grammar
u16 HOME at 10am
S1, S2 and S3 AWAY at Dunbar
Saturday 23 September
Reds AWAY v Hawick Quins
(BT East 1at 3pm)
2s HOME v Portmore 2s
Sunday 24 September
Wee Reds Minis and Micros
HOME training (11am)
Charity Concert for Chernobyl
Support the Rugby Club Male Voice Choir and a great Charity
Friday 29 September at 7-30pm
St Michael’s Parish Church
Here’s Your Chance
For those who have still to register / renew their membership, forms will be in the Club office over the next week, so drop in and speak to either Dougie or Mary Ann.
Existing members will have a pre-printed form to check and sign, while new members will need to use the relevant application form accessed from the link below.
Click on the link below for an update on order delivery, online shop additions and PSL onsite at the Wee Reds Mini Tournament on Sunday 01 October.
Autumn Test orders are now closed, although tickets are still available for the Scotland v Samoa match – use the application form below. There are no tickets left for Australia and New Zealand.
For the HOME RBS 6 Nations‘ matches, the Club has been notified of its actual allocation and tickets for the England match are now SOLD OUT. You can still order tickets for the France match though, using the application form below:
Paul is still awaiting information on tickets for the AWAY RBS 6 Nations‘ matches.
Information on youth tickets for Scotland HOME matches will be made available shortly.
Annual General Meeting
The Club’s AGM was held on Thursday 24 August at 9pm and the following Directors were appointed at the meeting:
- President (Chair) – Ken Richardson
- Director of Rugby – Gordon Dixon
- Director of Operations – John Smith
- Director of Finance – Alison Timlin
- Director of Youth Rugby – Ian Morrison
- Secretary to Board – Robin Stevenson
Please click on either image below to expand:
If you are interested in part-time bar work, please contact Mary Ann.
100 Club – Change in Banking Arrangements
There are still a few people who have not switched their standing orders over following the closure of the Airdrie Savings Bank at the end of April.
There are still places available for new members on the 100 Club.
Saturday 26 August 2017 match reports
Some early photographs