Rosslyn Park's Rowland give the inside track

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

Harry Rowland is Rosslyn Park through and through, so he is best placed to reveal how last season’s disappointment at missing out on promotion to the Championship will affect this year’s campaign.

Burnell gets Down for Welsh

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:18am Thursday 24th July 2014

Head coach Justin Burnell has backed lock James Down to satep up a level at London Welsh this season.

Championship ambition key to Commins' Esher switch

Wimbledon Guardian:

9:00am Monday 21st July 2014

Scrum-half Stuart Commins has revealed the prospect of securing promotion to the Championship with Esher was behind his decision to switch to Molesey Road.

Sutton & Epsom coach: Until we meet again, Mr Renwick

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

Sutton & Epsom RFC coach Jeff Parsons admitted he is looking forward to facing his old mate Shawn Renwick when the pair clash this season.

Lowe prepared for Quins comeback

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Harlequins might have already signed Whitgift School old boy Marland Yarde and Fiji international Asaeli Tikoirotuma this summer, but backs coach Mark Mapletoft reckons there is one more “new face” ready to make a mark.

Big names and big sunshine for the Legends Rugby Festival

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Tuesday 15th July 2014

There were great names show at Wimbledon RFC on Saturday as the Legends Rugby Festival came to town.

Harlequins legend takes the reins at Wimbledon RFC

Wimbledon Guardian:

9:16am Monday 14th July 2014

Harlequins' Nick Easter has taken over as head coach at Wimbledon RFC.

Burnell: Signing World Cup winning All Black was a no brainer for Welsh

Wimbledon Guardian:

6:00am Friday 11th July 2014

London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell says the capture of All Black legend Piri Weepu needs no justifcation.

Scottish number eight is Bright spark for England's Commonwealth campaign

Wimbledon Guardian:

9:30am Thursday 10th July 2014

London Scottish number eight Mark Bright has called being  named in the England Sevens sqyad for the Commonwealth Games as the highlight of his career.

Argentinian beef on the menu at Welsh

Wimbledon Guardian:

3:30pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

London Welsh further strengthened thier front row for the Premiership this week with the signing of Argentina loosehead prop Pablo Henn.

Quins' next generation are ready to impress once more

Wimbledon Guardian:

12:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

Harlequins speedster Ollie Lindsay-Hague the club’s next generation are ready to make an impression in the top flight next term.

Welsh's Singapore fling key to McCaffrey signing

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Wednesday 9th July 2014

London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell has revealed his side's trip to Singapore for the World Club 10s tournament paved the way for securing the signature of ACT Brumbies back row forward Lachlan McCaffrey.

Rosslyn Park's Rowland is back and raring to get going

Wimbledon Guardian:

11:15am Monday 7th July 2014

Rosslyn Park’s Harry Rowland is champing at the bit to pull his boots on and make the most of the new National League One season.

Scottish's Friday has feeling for success

Wimbledon Guardian:

3:46pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

London Scottish rubberstamped Mike Friday’s appointment director of rugby and Peter Richards as backs coach this week and both admitted they liked what they had seen so far at the Athletic Ground.

Burnell adds to Welsh strength off the field

Wimbledon Guardian:

5:00pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

Not satisfied with beefing up London Welsh's on-field presence, head coach Justin Burnell reckons adding set-piece expertise to his back room staff will be just as key to his side's Premierhsip survival chances.

Richmond team up with Kingston hospital

Wimbledon Guardian:

4:00pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

Richmond have moved to solve the problem of playing too much rugby by signing an apt new sponsorship deal with The New Victoria Hospital.

O'Grady is ace in Esher pack

Wimbledon Guardian: The man: Esher's Patrick O'Grady

9:32pm Saturday 28th June 2014

Esher chief executive Mike Schmid is set to unveil more new faces at Molesey Road this week.

Welsh sign ex-Quin Molenaar

Wimbledon Guardian: Ringing the changes: London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell has made 15 new signings this week

11:54am Tuesday 24th June 2014

London Welsh head coach Justion Burnell reckons the signature of former Harlequins centre Trim Molenaar is a key part of his side's top flight survival plan.

Elmbridge Eagle has one year to impress Broncos

Wimbledon Guardian: Joining up: Former Elmbridge Eagles youngster Harvey Burnett, left, with Joe Keyes and Toby Everett

11:00am Wednesday 18th June 2014

Former Elmbridge Eagles youngster Harvey Burnett has been given 12 months to impress London Broncos head coach Joey Grima.

Burnell confident Welsh hatchet job is for the best

Wimbledon Guardian: Ringing the changes: London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell has made 15 new signings this week

5:52pm Tuesday 17th June 2014

London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell has not ruled out more additions to his squad preparing to make its Premiership bow in September.

Rosslyn Park will embrace hard start says head coach Codling

Wimbledon Guardian: Mighty Quin: Park’s new man Tosh Masson

4:27pm Tuesday 17th June 2014

Rosslyn Park coach Alex Codling is expecting his side to embrace the challenge of a tough start to the new National League One season.

RAF's McNally swoops in on London Welsh switch

Wimbledon Guardian: Ringing the changes: London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell has made 15 new signings this week

12:00pm Friday 13th June 2014

London Welsh have handed an Aviva Premiership opportunity to Royal Air Force and Henley Hawks second row Weapons Technician, Senior Aircraftman Josh McNally.

Strength in depth key at Scottish

Wimbledon Guardian: Moving in: Josh Thomas Brown and James Phillips get used to their new surroundings at London Scottish

6:20am Friday 13th June 2014

London Scottish head coach James Buckland hopes the capture of Rotherham Titans second row Josh Thomas Brown and Exeter Chiefs back rower James Phillips can make his Championship top four dream a reality, writes Andy Weston.

Skipper Robshaw ready to bounce back as Quins eye up European test

Wimbledon Guardian: Ready: Harlequins skipper Chris Robshaw will line up against New Zealand again tomorrow    Picture: Getty Images

6:00am Friday 13th June 2014

Harlequins skipper Chris Robshaw has warned the All Blacks they have not seen the best of his England side yet.

Welsh prepare to clear the decks after mass signings

Wimbledon Guardian: Flying in: Olly Barkley in action for Gloucester  Picture: Action Images

5:26pm Thursday 12th June 2014

London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell will deliver the verdict on the Premiership credentials of his Championship title winners by ending the Old Deer Park careers of a host of players.

Esher considering Mines suspension appeal

Wimbledon Guardian: Missing: Esher prop Ollie Mines will miss the start of next season

2:00pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

Esher chief executive Mike Schmid is hoping there is a case to appeal prop Ollie Mines’ three month suspension – because his absence will only hit the club in the pocket.

Welsh strengthen for Premiership survival

Wimbledon Guardian: New challenge: Former Esher man Chris Elder has signed up for London Welsh's Premiership fight

11:44am Tuesday 10th June 2014

London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell has insisted the signing of ex-England international Olly Barkley and three other new boys were necessary to give his side a fighting chance of Premiership survival next term.

Ex-Quin Stegmann: Welsh are ready for big time return

Wimbledon Guardian: Made at the Stoop: Former Harlequins winger Seb Stegmann scored the final try in Wednesday’s Championship final second leg as London Welsh booked their return trip to the Premiership in style 	Gary Brind

1:10pm Friday 6th June 2014

Seb Stegmann admitted he went a bit bonkers when he scored the try that sealed London Welsh’s return to the Premiership on Wednesday.  

Kiwi Bright proud to pull on England jersey

Wimbledon Guardian: Common goal: Mark Bright is bidding to reach the Commonwealth Games with England

10:20am Friday 6th June 2014

New Zealand-born London Scottish skipper Mark Bright has been called up the England sevens squad preparing for this summer’s Commonwealth Games, writes Andy Weston.  

Star man Daniels quits Esher

Wimbledon Guardian: On his way: Esher star Luke Daniels has left Molesey Road for Ealing Trailfinders

4:50pm Thursday 5th June 2014

Esher's National Division One promotion hopes have been dealt a blow before the season has started with the confirmed departure of full back Luke Daniels to title favourites Ealing Trailfinders.

O'Shea delighted to add Tikoirotuma to Quins back line

Wimbledon Guardian: Pleased: Quins director of rugby Conor O'Shea

11:10am Thursday 5th June 2014

Harlequins director of rugby Conor O'Shea reckons new signing Aseli Tikoirotuma is a perfect fit for the club.  

O'Shea: Quins' Sinckler is in good position for England Test debut

Wimbledon Guardian: Rising star: Quins prop Kyle Sinckler, left, will benefit from a trip to face the All Blacks

5:04pm Thursday 5th June 2014

Director of rugby Conor O’Shea has backed Kyle Sinckler to make a big impression for England in New Zealand.  

UK's first underwater rugby team from Putney makes international debut

Wimbledon Guardian: The team

11:53am Wednesday 4th June 2014

The UK’s first underwater rugby club made its international debut at a tournament in Italy.

Esher's Mines suspended after Richmond citing

Wimbledon Guardian: Missing: Esher prop Ollie Mines will miss the start of next season

10:05am Wednesday 4th June 2014

Esher Oliver Mines will miss the first three months of next season a week after agreeing a new deal to remain at Molesey Road next term, writes Stuart Amos.  

Moody: Quins' Wallace is ready for Test call

Wimbledon Guardian: Rising stock: Luke Wallace, centre with trophy, led Harlequins to the LV= Cup crown in 2013

7:00am Friday 30th May 2014

World Cup winner Lewis Moody believes Harlequins Luke Wallace has what it takes to pack down in the England back row this summer.  

Cobham's Crobisiero delighted to crown comeback with European win

Wimbledon Guardian: Happy to be back: Northampton Saints prop Alex Corbisiero

5:00pm Thursday 29th May 2014

Former KCS Old Boys youngster Alex Corbisiero says he is delighted to be a European winner with Northampton Saints ,writes Zian Chaudry.  

Welsh not complacent after putting one foot in the Premiership with Bristol triumph

9:30am Thursday 29th May 2014

London Welsh will take a 19-point lead into the second leg of their Greene King IPA Championship final with Bristol after a commanding performance at the Kassam Stadium.

Warlingham RFC prepare for "Seventh Heaven" day of rugby and netball action

Wimbledon Guardian: Excited: Warlingham sevens skipper Jon Osborne

8:00am Thursday 29th May 2014

More than 200 rugby players and nearly 100 ladies netball players are descending on Warlingham RFC on Saturday for its annual "Sevens Heaven" tournament.

Corbisiero delighted with Euro win after a season of frustration

Wimbledon Guardian: Winner: Former Hall School Wimbledon pupil Alex Corbisiero won the Amlin Challenge Cup with Northampton Saints on Friday

8:48am Tuesday 27th May 2014

Former Hall School Wimbledon pupil Alex Corbisiero says he is delighted to be a European winner with Northampton Saints.

Harlequins legend Easter not considering rugby retirement

Wimbledon Guardian: Going strong: Quins veteran Nick Easter still has plenty to offer on the pitch

7:00am Friday 23rd May 2014

Harlequins legend Nick Easter has no intention of handing his number eight shirt over to the new guard just yet.  

Richards set for Scottish role

Wimbledon Guardian: Scottish bound: Former England scrum half Peter Richards takes a coaching session at Weybridge Vandals

1:45pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

Former England scrum  half Peter Richards is set to join the London Scottish push for promotion next term as backs coach.  

Warl lads fly the flag on the continent

Wimbledon Guardian: Flying the fly: Warlingham RFC's U13 and U14s took part in the Biarritz Olympique rugby tournament last weekend

4:10pm Tuesday 20th May 2014

Warlingham RFC’s head coach David Berry praised his junior stars of the future after a weekend of action on the continent.

Kennedy quits Quins to rejoin Irish as academy director

Wimbledon Guardian: On his way: Nick Kennedy has called time on his time at the Stoop after only one season with Harlequins

4:54pm Tuesday 20th May 2014

Quins lock Nick Kennedy has called time on his playing career to coach the next generation of stars at former club London Irish.

London Scottish's Bright is honoured by award nomination

Wimbledon Guardian: Shortlisted: Scottish’s Mark Bright in action against Plymouth Albion		 	SP82868

8:00am Saturday 17th May 2014

London Scottish number eight Mark Bright may be nearing retirement age, but he is not done with the game just yet.

london Welsh hope hanging in the balance

Wimbledon Guardian: Business time: Welsh boss Justin Burnell

7:00am Saturday 17th May 2014

London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell is after a fast start at the Kassam stadium on Sunday as the exiles look to overturn a seven-point Championship semi-final first leg deficit against Leeds Carnegie.

Nothing Moody about these Cows after Rosslyn Park floodlit 7s triumph

Wimbledon Guardian: Tough night: Elicia Davis of Rosslyn Park attacks the Moody Cows, with Danielle Williams in support

1:00pm Friday 16th May 2014

The Moody Cows were far from moody after they won the inaugural Women's London Floodlit 7s at Rosslyn Park last night [Thursday].

O'Shea: Quins have proved they cannot be written off

Wimbledon Guardian: On our way: Quins lock Charlie Matthews celebrates reaching the Premiership semi-finals after Saturday's 19-16 win over Bath

6:00am Friday 16th May 2014

Director of rugby Conor O’Shea reckons Harlequins’  refusal to be written off will see them make a mockery of their “underdogs” tag in the Premiership semi-finals.  

Cherry ready to live the dream at Scottish

Wimbledon Guardian: Back: Matt Heeks has returned to London Scottish from Rosslyn Park

4:54pm Thursday 15th May 2014

Hooker David Cherry admits he will be 'living the dream' after signing his first professional contract with London Scottish this week.

Monye backs Yarde to become Quins legend

Wimbledon Guardian: Naughty boy: London Irish winger Marland Yarde was handed a yellow card the last time he was at the Stoop

8:00am Wednesday 14th May 2014

British & Lion Ugo Monye insists flyer Marland Yarde’s summer switch to Harlequins will give him the necessary injection to nail down a World Cup spot with England, writes Sacha Clayton.  

Burnell: Welsh have all to play for

Wimbledon Guardian: Big test: London Welsh coach Justin Burnell

7:00am Tuesday 13th May 2014

London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell says it’s all to play for at the Kassam Stadium next Sunday as the Exiles look to overturn a seven-point semi-final first Leg deficit against Leeds Carnegie.

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