Media launch: 2012-2013 RFU Championship

From RFU

When: Tuesday, August 21

Where: Twickenham Stadium, Shakespeare Room (second floor, entrance via Rugby House)

Timings: 12pm press conference followed by 1-2-1 interviews and photography.

Who: Rob Andrew (RFU Professional Rugby Director) and Geoff Irvine (Chairman of the Championship Clubs), plus the 12 captains of the RFU Championship clubs.

Dean Richards (Director of Rugby, Newcastle Falcons) and Ben Harvey (Director of Rugby, Jersey) will also be in attendance.

Please confirm attendance to Nicol McClelland – details below.

For 1-2-1 interviews with Dean Richards and/or Ben Harvey, please contact the relevant Media Manager – details below. For interviews with Rob Andrew and/or Geoff Irvine, please contact Nicol McClelland.

Note to editors: rights free images will be available following the launch.

Nicol McClelland
RFU Communications Manager
+44 (0) 7715 856573


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