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Chester RUFC

Chester RUFC is a rugby union club based at Hare Lane, Littleton. Formed in 1925, its first team won the National League Three North title in 2013 to win promotion to the fourth tier of English rugby.


Chester RUFC's Rhys Hayes will be one of two Hare Lane players representing Cheshire at Twickenham on Sunday

Cheshire RFU set for Twickenham final

Chester RUFC players Rhys Hayes and Mike Craven involved for Sunday clash with Cornwall

George Nott has been named in a 28-man England squad for the World Rugby Under-20s Championship

George Nott named in England squad for World Rugby Under-20s Championship

Former King's School pupil and Chester RUFC youngster included in 28-man squad for tournament, which takes place next month

Chester charity beer festival raises thousands for charity

Charities now asked to send in nominations for where the money should go

Action from Chester's 26-20 defeat to Caldy at Hare Lane on Saturday

Chester RUFC face relegation shoot-out while Helsby RUFC celebrate title

Defeat to Caldy leaves Hare Lane club needing to beat Preston Grasshoppers as Helsby clinch Division Five South championship

Action from Chester's defeat at National League Two North champions Macclesfield at the weekend

Chester RUFC face crucial Caldy clash as survival battle intensifies

Last weekend's 40-12 defeat to Macclesfield leaves Hare Lane club two places above relegation places with two games to go

Rhys Hayes helped Chester to a bonus point with over Sale at Hare Lane

Chester RUFC snap losing streak to beat Sale and move clear of danger

Craig Ross crosses twice with further tries from Carywn Williams, Rhys Hayes and Ross White securing 41-26 victory at Hare Lane

Action from Chester RUFC 22 Tynedale 23

Chester RUFC snatch defeat from jaws of victory against Tynedale

Hare Lane outfit made to pay for inability to see out game against National League Two strugglers

Action from Chester RUFC v Huddersfield: The teams pack down at a scrum

Chester RUFC up to eighth after home success over Huddersfield

John Aby's side register convincing 30-13 success at Hare Lane

Dave Glynn takes the ball forward for Helsby against Winnington Park 3rds
Tom Foden in action during Chester RUFC's defeat at home to Harrogate
Tom Foden crossed the whitewash for Chester at Sandal on Saturday

Chester RUFC return to winning ways at Sandal

Hare Lane side end two-game losing streak to claim 19-13 success in Yorkshire

Ben Foden celebrates his winning try for Northampton Saints against Harlequins

Watch: Ben Foden scores dramatic winning try as Northampton Saints beat Harlequins

Chester-born full-back reminds new England head coach Eddie Jones of his talents with match-winning score

Action from the game between North Wales Barbarians and Chester Relics

Chester Relics and North Wales Barbarians raise thousands for Alder Hey Children's Hospital

Rugby veterans help ex-Chester prop Aled Davies in his fundraising mission to thank hospital for caring for his granddaughter Magi

Helsby's Liam Barber makes a break in the win against Helsby

Rugby union round-up: Helsby move into top spot as weather beats Chester RUFC and Christleton

Our weekly round-up of all the action involving our local sides

George Nott, who plays for Sale Sharks, has been included in the England Under-20s squad for the 2016 Six Nations

Sale Sharks' George Nott named in England squad for Under-20 Six Nations

Nineteen-year-old lock, who attended the King's School, included in 32-man squad as England look to defend title

Businesses sought to support Sale Sharks Cheshire Pedalthon

Event at Chester Rugby Club will raise cash for the Sale Sharks Community Trust

Connah Keenan was among the scorers as Helsby routed Old Bedians 3rds
Craig Ross was on the scoresheet for Chester RUFC at Broadstreet
Chester RUFC are currently 10th in National League Two North

Chester RUFC: Kyle Joseph says fortunes can improve for Hare Lane side

John Aby's men were beaten 35-10 by table-topping Macclesfield in National League Two North on Saturday

Jordan Williams of Cheshire Phoenix

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