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Chichester rugby fans urged: Get behind lads in final game

All Chichester RFC supporters are encouraged to show their solidarity by attending the last match of the season tomorrow (April 22) against Westcombe Park (3pm).

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VIDEO: Take a tour of Chichester Rugby Club’s new Oaklands Pavilion

Chichester Rugby Club are putting the finishing touches to a £600,000-plus project to extend and refurbish their clubhouse at their Oaklands Park HQ.

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Bognor RFC under-10s at the Stoop

Bognor rugby youngsters Stoop to conquer

Bognor RFC’s under-tens were invited to play at a tournament organised by Harlequins.

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Residents and staff from Colten Care's Wellington Grange care home during their visit to Chichester Rugby Club.

Former bar lady welcomed back after 50 years

Chichester Rugby Club has made a pensioner ‘feel at home again’, 50 years after she worked there.

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It's a try - or is it? The ref says no / Picture by Rob Deavall

Try that never was costs Blues - now relegation looms

Chichester will almost certainly be relegated from National three London south east after what seemed to be a winning try in the last minute at Colchester was disallowed, condemning them to a 30-24 defeat.

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Chichester RFC under-14s with the Lions president

Lions give rugby boys reason to roar

The president of Chichester Lions Club, Richard Cowell, helped present polo shirts following a sponsorship deal with Chichester RFC’s under-14s.

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Action between Chichester and Winchester on the netball court

Chichester students claim sporting bragging rights in Winchester battle

A number of sports teams from the University of Winchester competed at the Bishop Otter Campus in Chichester in an inaugural varsity contest between the two universities.

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Chris Johnson tries to get the Blues moving against Guildford / Picture by Kate Shemilt

Blues: We’ll give relegation crunch games all we’ve got

Chichester go into the final two games of the rugby season in a desperate fight to stay in the National leagues.

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VIDEO: Schools enjoy RFU-backed rugby festival at Bognor

Well over 100 young players from three schools enjoyed a sun-baked afternoon of action at Bognor RFC.

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Jack Arden-Brown in action for Chichester against Guildford / Picture by Kate Shemilt

Home defeat leaves Chichester in real relegation trouble

Guildford completed a terrific comeback to win a bewildering see-saw game 37-31 and leaving Chichester in real relegation trouble in National three London south east.

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Chichester on the charge at Wimbledon / Picture by Alison Tanner

Blues beaten by Dons - but that doesn’t tell whole story

Chichester produced a gallant fightback at Wimbledon and bagged what could yet prove a vital bonus point on their visit to face their second-placed hosts in a game of two very different halves that ended in a 45-25 defeat

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Bognor under-15s

Rugby youngsters on a roll

Bognor and Chichester's rugby colts both enjoyed big wins at the weekend - Bognor hammering Crawley and Chichester getting the better of Jersey.
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The University of Chichester is celebrating an England rugby call-up

Sporting Chichester students called up by their country

A number of University of Chichester students have been called up to represent England.

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Four of the Chichester youngsters stepping up to the second XV

Chichester’s talented rugby colts making the step up

Chichester’s colts are fast breaking into the club’s second XV – and club bosses are delighted.

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Chi RFC in recent action at Shelford / Picture by Alison Tanner

Rugby: Chichester must regain confidence for run-in

For the second time in three weeks, Chichester took the long road to Essex and were defeated - this time losing 33-5 at Westcliff in their latest National three London south east outing.

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Lorenzo Dolcetti scored a spectacular goal for Chichester City at Broadbridge Heath / Picture by Tommy McMillan

Chi City and Pagham keep up premier pressure

Chichester City and Pagham consolidated their third and fourth spots in the SCFL premier with fine victories.

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Trouble erupted at a rugby match at Oaklands Park

WATCH: The moment a line judge is struck at a Chichester rugby match

Chichester Rugby Club bosses have shown they won’t tolerate poor behaviour by taking swift action against a player involved in a flare-up with a line judge.

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Andrew Fadera

Felpham student gets rugby call from Harlequins

Andrew Fadera has been selected for the under-15s at Harlequins Rugby Club.

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Ben Deavall in action for Chichester against TJs / Picture by Kate Shemilt

Juddians’ juggernaut is too heavy for Blues

In the first half of their home clash with Tonbridge Juddians, Chi made the National three London south east leaders seem vulnerable and rather ordinary. But after a very stern lecture by their coaches, TJs showed their professional strength and skill to win comfortably.

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Ben Robson is tackled during Saturday's game at Southend Saxons. Picture by Alison Tanner

Saxons prove too strong as Chi suffer first defeat in four

Chichester let a lead slip as they fell to a first National League 3 London & South East defeat in four matches on Saturday.

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