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Cornwall to play Crawshay’s in 2022

Crawshay’s Welsh will be renewing their Cornish links when they return to the Duchy in 2022 as part of their centenary celebrations.

See CRFU link for more details

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County Championships axed for 2020/21

As part of the cost cutting being implemented by the RFU in the wake of the covid-19 pandemic, the Bill Beaumont, Gill Burns and Jason Leonard Cups have been axed for the forthcoming season.

The RFU have stated that this is for one season only.

This news will naturally come as a great disappointment for all members of Trelawny’s Army,

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Interview with Graham Dawe by the Rugby Journal

Good interview with Graham on the farm looking back over his remarkable rugby career.

Access article in the link

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Black & Gold Magazine

With the continuing uncertainty surrounding covid 19, it appears that for the foreseeable future we are only going to be able to produce a PDF version of our club magazine.

In this connection, could TASC members please forward their e-mail address (if you have not already done so previously) to our Membership Secretary Barbara Hocking e-mail: membership@trelawnysarmy.org

Thank you.

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Andrew Harris – RIP

Andrew Harris at Twickenham with his scarf and deerstalker

Trelawny’s Army were saddened to learn of the passing of Andrew Harris one of our valued longstanding members.

Andrew. nicknamed “the Scarf” by members, was a regular at county games, was instanly recognisable sporting his long handmade Cornwall scarf and wearing his deerstalker.

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Black & Gold on-line only

Notice to ALL Trelawny’s Army Paid up Members from Membership Secretary and Newsletter Editor [Ben Gilby]

Would you please message Barbara Hocking Membership Secretary your email address please so we may forward the next issue of Black & Gold to you via email.
We have no other alternative as Printers are not an essential service during Corona Virus Status the country is faced with at present.

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Terry Pryor – RIP

Trelawny’s Army were saddened to learn of the passing of former county captain Terry Pryor.

Pryor, who was a former school teacher at Redruth School, was one of the finest props Cornwall has produced.

Terry Pryor holding the ball.

He played for Cornwall 55 times,

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RFU end season

The news we have all being dreading broke this morning. The RFU have ended the season below the Premiership.

This means, apart from the leagues, national and local cups, that the Bill Beaumont, Gill Burns and Jason Leonard Cup competitions are cancelled for 2020.

There will be no presentation this season at our AGM of the Bill Osborne or Jess Humber Shields,

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TASC Committee Meetings

The next committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday 8th April at Bodmin RFC has been cancelled.

Given the context of the present situation future committee meetings are suspended for the time being.

Any urgent business should be referred to the Hon. Sec Ian Gordon.

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RFU suspends all rugby activity

Please read the statement from the RFU via the CRFU website

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