Cllr Mary Lea

  • St Mary's College team up with Harlequins RL

    St Mary’s College in Twickenham have become the major shirt sponsor for Harlequins RL. The deal cements an already strong relationship, which in recent years has seen Quins’ coaches helping the College team win the BUSA championship.  Harlequins chairman, David Hughes, said today: “St Mary’s are at the forefront of sports science research, and together we are working towards developing an internationally renowned performance pathway. We’ve already seen several St Mary’s students re...

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  • Dean Becomes Ireland Team Manager

    Paul Dean is set to become Ireland team manager replacing Michael Kearney who will step down from the role after the fixture with Australia on Saturday, November 26. Educated at St. Mary's College, Dublin, Dean represented Ireland Schools in 1977 and 1978. As a member of St Mary's College RFC 1st XV, he was selected for the Ireland XV against England in 1980 and made his senior Ireland debut against South Africa in Cape Town in 1981. He was a Triple Crown winner with Ireland in 1982 and 1985 and...

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  • WR Hall Of Fame Opens In Rugby

    The World Rugby Hall of Fame has been officially launched in Rugby, England, following a star-studded grand opening in the town and induction of 12 more greats of the game on Thursday. The Hall of Fame, a fully interactive and immersive experience, celebrates the history of the sport from innovative and rule-breaking beginnings with William Webb Ellis and Rugby School, right through to the present day with 132 greats, pioneers and administrators inducted to date. World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumo...

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  • Eagles Return To Sheffield In 2018

    ... and the Eagles. “There has been a massive effort from everyone concerned to get us over the line. It has been extremely hard to bring to fruition but we have succeeded,” said chairman, Chris Noble. “We are back in the city where we should be.” Cllr Mary Lea of Sheffield City Council, said: “We are delighted that Sheffield Eagles will be back playing in the city, we have worked with Richard Caborn and the Olympic Legacy Park to secure funding for and develop a new multi-purpose, state...

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  • Wasps Avoid Latest Legal Challenge To Ricoh Purchase Value

    Wasps seem to have successfully avoided the most recent legal claim by investment group Sisu, owners of Coventry City FC, that the rugby club under-paid for the Ricoh Arena to the tune of £30m. Sisu look set to try for another legal appeal after losing their bid for a judicial review into the sale of Ricoh Arena operating company ACL to Wasps. Sisu-related companies revealed they wanted the rugby club to pay almost £30million extra for ACL as they took Coventry City Council to the High Court i...

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  • John Hussey elected president of the IRFU

    Dublin businessman John Hussey created a piece of sporting history when he became the first member from St. Mary’s College RFC (founded 111 years ago) to be enrolled as the 124th President of the Irish Rugby Football Union, at the Union’s annual Council Meeting in the Aviva Stadium, today, July 22nd.   A well-known chartered accountant, Hussey’s high profile business life includes a 12 year stint as Managing Partner of Arthur Young & Company, after which he spent a number of years as...

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  • Vikings Secure New Stadium Sponsor

    Widnes Vikings’ Halton Stadium is changing its name to the Select Security Stadium with immediate effect after a new sponsor was secured. The ground, which has been known as the Stobart Stadium since 2007, is owned by Halton Borough Council and it has sold the naming rights to Select Security Services as part of a “six figure deal”. The agreement with the Runcorn-based specialist security firm, which will be officially announced at the Vikings’ home fixture against Wigan on Friday 7 June...

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  • Leeds Council Approve Third Party Loan For Headingley Upgrade

    Leeds City Council’s executive board has approved a proposal for a third-party investor to provide up to £35m to fund the redevelopment of Headingley Carnegie Stadium. The investor has not yet been named. Leeds Rhinos has also pledged £5m towards the total cost of the redevelopment. Leader of Leeds City Council Cllr Judith Blake, said: “I am pLeased that executive board has backed the deal which we have arranged with a private third-party investor to fund the redevelopment of Headingley Ca...

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  • Hall Of Fame Finds Home In Rugby

    Rugby union's greats and the moments that defined the sport will now be celebrated in a permanent home for the first time after it was announced that the World Rugby Hall of Fame is to be located in Rugby, the town credited as the birthplace of the sport. World Rugby and Rugby Borough Council have revealed that they have agreed to a partnership that will see a fully-interactive and immersive museum - including the latest technological innovations and a themed museo-graphic approach to show...

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  • Rugby World Cup 2015 Official Team Bases Confirmed

    England Rugby 2015 has confirmed the list of 41 team bases that will host the 20 teams at the 2015 Rugby World Cup. The search for team bases was launched via an open tender process in April 2013 and just under 100 bids were received from across England and Wales. All prospective team bases were subject to a rigorous selection process which included an expansive and detailed programme of site visits as well as liaison with the competing Rugby World Cup 2015 teams. A mix of rugby clubs, schools,...

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