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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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RFU suspends all rugby activity

Please read the statement from the RFU via the CRFU website

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Super Cornwall roar into last eight

GLOUCESTERSHIRE U.20 27 – 31 CORNWALL U.20

By Bill Hooper at Shaftesbury Park

A late try from skipper Aaron Simmonds gave Cornwall Under 20s a deserved win against fancied Gloucestershire Under 20s.

Mawgan Osborne (Pirates Ams) of Cornwall U20s charges towards the try-line.

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Cornwall name side to face Gloucestershire

CORNWALL RFU UNDER 20 COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP 2020 The Jason Leonard Cup.

Cornwall Rugby Football Union (CRFU) Under 20 County Championship team,
play their final fixture in the pool stage of the 2020 Jason Leonard Cup. The
team play Gloucestershire away at Dings RFC with a 1430 kick off on Sunday 15th
March.

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Army provide match balls for Under 20s

Trelawny’s Army Honorary Secretary Ian Gordan presents match balls to Cornwall Head Kitman Paul Hurrell. – Photo mandatory by-line: ©Simon Bryant/Iktis Photo

Ian Gordon presented the match balls to the Cornwall under 20s on Sunday. Former county player Paul Hurrell took receipt of the balls.

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Cornwall back in the hunt

JASON LEONARD CUP

CORNWALL U.20, 42 – 7 BERKSHIRE U.20

By Bill Hooper, at the Recreation Ground, Camborne.

Cornwall put in a much improved performance defeating a useful Berkshire side by six tries to one to keep their hopes of making the last eight in this season’s Leonard Cup competition.

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Cornwall U.20s to face Berks

Cornwall Rugby Football Union (CRFU) Under 20 County Championship team,
play their only home fixture in the pool stage of the 2020 Jason Leonard Cup.
The team host Berkshire at Camborne RFC with a 1330 kick off time on Sunday 23
February, and will be played on the main pitch.

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New date for Bill Beaumont Cup Final

It has been confirmed by the RFU that the date for this year’s Bill Beaumont Cup Final has been moved from 21st of June to Saturday 30th May.

The county finals will not be part of the England V Barbarians game package which remains at it’s original date.

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Trelawny’s Army enjoy day at Eden

Members from Trelawny’s Army were invited to this season’s Cornwall team get-together held at the Eden Project, reports Bill Hooper

Trelawny’s Army leading the singing. – Photo mandatory by-line: ©Simon Bryant/Iktis Photo –

There were some 150 players, family, CRFU officials and guests present, which also saw the launch of the 2020 playing shirt designed by O’Neills.

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