Pre-Season Starts Next Tuesday

Dont Forget it starts next Tuesday

Dont Forget it starts next Tuesday

Annual General Meeting


Dear Member


Notice is hereby given of the BTARFC Annual General Meeting to be held on Tuesday 20th May 2014 at 7.30pm at the Clubhouse in Stockwood


The agenda for the AGM is as follows:

  1. Apologies for Absence
  1. Minutes of last meeting
  1. Matters arising
  1. Officers reports
  1. Captains report
  1. Election of officers
  1. Rule amendments
  1. Any other important business.


Chairman: Shaun Partridge.                                        Hon Secretary: Stephen Harvey

Girls Rugby – Summer recruitment starts here

Throughout the summer we will be training and recruiting for the u13 and u15 squads in readiness for the 2014/15 season. It all starts here with an extensive adverting campaign covering schools, youth organisations, community events and local media. The campaign will feature the following message. These posters and flyers will be distributed to all concerned. If you think you can help please contact me for materials either in hardcopy or online. Let’s get the word out there and make the first all girls season at the Phones a successful one. Steve Harvey – Secretary.


U15 Girls take the Tiger’s Challenge


This weekend four of the u15 Girls squad were invited to take part in the Leicester Tigers challenge at Minehead. Guests of Cleve RFC u15 Girls, Kalee Hopkins Alex McGlone, Sam Hobbs and Katie Harvey represented the Phones girls in this prestigious tournament. Playing Six games over two days, the girls helped Cleve to a close second place overall. Well done the girls!

Pre – Season Program 2014


Hi all,

The Pre-season program for the 2014/15 Season has been published and you can find it using the link above
or by clicking this link.

2014/15 Pre-season Calender

Please take a minute to read through and digest.


Girls U15 Team has great start


We are four weeks into this project and I can report that the squad is growing in numbers every week. We currently have 12 Girls signed on and more interested. So if you know anyone that’s interested send them this post or ask me for a poster/flyers so we can get the word out to a wider audience.

Currently we are training every Sunday afternoon at 1pm

Steve Harvey – Garfield
Honorary Secretary

Tel:        +44 7825 904949+44 7825 904949




Bristol Telephones Receive RFU Club Accreditation Status


Saturday 06/10/13 Marked a momentous day for Bristol Telephone Area RFC, as on this sunny day the club after months of hard work and meetings with Neil Loader the rugby development officer for the area received The RFU Club Accreditation and sport England club mark for the seniors, mini and juniors and women and girls sections.

This means we have met the RFU standards in the areas listed below: -

The Club Accreditation scheme is based upon the six Key Drivers identified as crucial to a strong club:
1. Retaining & Developing Players
2. Recruiting New Players
3. Recruiting & Retaining High Quality Coaches, Volunteers & Referees
4. Effective & Efficient Facilities
5. Effective & Efficient Management and Governance
6. Integration with the Local Community

This shows as a club we are looking to constantly better ourselves and improve in all these areas

Soon the certificates and boards will go up in the clubhouse for everyone to see and admire if you want any more information about the accreditation and what this means for the club speak to the club coach and he will inform you

Looking for a fun game of Rugby


Bristol Telephones are recruiting for a 2nd XV. We need to build a team for occasional fixtures this season, with a view to put a regular team forward next season. Anyone interested should send a mail to We train on a Tuesday night at the club between 7:30 and 9:00pm. If your interested get in touch we would love to hear from you. No previous experience required, full coaching will be provided.