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Saturday 3 June, Academicals v Merchistonians match, RP, ko 3pm (bar open 12pm).
Pre-match lunch, 12.30 for 1pm, £25 per head. Email lunches@edinburghaccies.com to book.

Posted on Thursday, 11 May 2017 @ 17:37
 

Match preview, Premiership Play-off: Saturday 29 April 2017.
Accies 1st XV v Hawick 1st XV, Hawthornden (Lasswade), 3pm

This is a huge game for the squad - please come and support.

Posted on Thursday, 27 April 2017 @ 20:24
 

We are saddened to hear that Alan Burns passed away earlier this week. His funeral is in Whitehills next Wednesday, 26 April, and Club members wishing to pay their respects will be most welcome to attend.

Posted on Thursday, 20 April 2017 @ 19:33
 

Report from the BATs' S1 tour to Windermere, Easter break 2017

Posted on Thursday, 06 April 2017 @ 08:12
 

Field & Lawn are recruiting marquee, event and labour crews.

Posted on Thursday, 30 March 2017 @ 20:37
 

Match preview, NL22: Saturday 1 April 2017.
Accies 1st XV v Aberdeen 1st XV, Raeburn Place, 3pm

NB BATs U18 v EA 1st XV, RP, 12.30pm. If you are coming to the Aberdeen game, why not come and watch the next generation in action first?

Posted on Thursday, 30 March 2017 @ 20:13
 

This week: Scotland U16s; Easter tours; U16 Regional Cup; Trinity Academy 7s success; primary schools' Game Day 2; book for Easter camps.

Posted on Thursday, 30 March 2017 @ 18:51
 

Match preview, NL21: Saturday 25 March 2017.
Falkirk 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Sunnyside, 3pm

Posted on Thursday, 23 March 2017 @ 20:00
 

This week: review of last week's U16 and S1 games; mini rugby tournament; BATs v EA fixture reminder; schools' review, including start of the 7s season.

Posted on Wednesday, 22 March 2017 @ 20:45
 

Another successful Accies/BATs mini rugby tournament was held at New Field on Sunday 19 March. Thank you to everyone who took park or helped out in any way.

Posted on Wednesday, 22 March 2017 @ 20:35
 

Annual Ed Saunders' Cup match, BATs U18 v Edinburgh Academy 1st XV, Saturday 1 April, Raeburn Place, 12.30pm

Posted on Friday, 17 March 2017 @ 12:18
 

This week: BATs U16s beat Heriot's; Sunday fixtures for U16s & S1s; P2 mini mascot; school tournaments.

Posted on Thursday, 16 March 2017 @ 19:28
 

Match report, NL20: Saturday 11 March 2017.
Accies 1st XV 30-27 Dundee 1st XV

Posted on Wednesday, 15 March 2017 @ 20:19
 

Latest update about the situation with the Grange.

Posted on Friday, 10 March 2017 @ 20:47
 

Match preview, NL20: Saturday 11 March 2017.
Accies 1st XV v Dundee 1st XV, Raeburn Place, NB early kick off at 1pm

Posted on Thursday, 09 March 2017 @ 22:04
 

Match report: BATs U16 v Boroughmuir U16, Sunday 5 March

Posted on Thursday, 09 March 2017 @ 21:24
 

Match report, NL19: Saturday 4 March 2017.
Hamilton 1st XV 21-38 Accies 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 09 March 2017 @ 21:07
 

Thank you to everyone who supported the BATs' S1 car wash last weekend.

Posted on Thursday, 09 March 2017 @ 13:46
 

Saturday 4 March saw the reinstatement of a Broughton High School v Trinity Academy fixture, with the S1s facing off at Broughton RFC. Thanks to everyone who played and supported, and especially to Boughton RFC for their hospitality.

Posted on Tuesday, 07 March 2017 @ 19:54
 

Match preview, NL19: Saturday 4 March 2017.
Hamilton 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Hamilton, 3pm

Posted on Thursday, 02 March 2017 @ 20:48
 

Ladies' Night, Friday 26 May, RP, 7pm
Email wmcoupar@hotmail.co.uk to reserve your place

Posted on Thursday, 02 March 2017 @ 20:35
 

This week: lots on, with fixtures for BATs U18s and U16s; Broughton HS S1 v Trinity Academy S1; BATs S1 car wash; and a tournament at RP for local primary school children.

Posted on Thursday, 02 March 2017 @ 08:18
 

Match report from BATs S1 v Glasgow Hawks, Sunday 26 February, Raeburn Place.

Posted on Tuesday, 28 February 2017 @ 13:25
 

This week: club fixtures for U18s and S1s; congrats to BATs' boys selected for Scotland U16 training camps; development team activities; Easter & summer rugby camps.

Posted on Friday, 24 February 2017 @ 13:15
 

2007 Cup Final Reunion Dinner, Friday 5 May, RP, 6.30pm for 7pm
Email Dan Teague to reserve your place(s)

Posted on Thursday, 23 February 2017 @ 22:15
 

Match report, NL18: Saturday 18 February 2017.
Accies 1st XV 34-5 Howe of Fife 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 23 February 2017 @ 21:53
 

Match preview, NL18: Saturday 18 February 2017.
Accies 1st XV v Howe of Fife 1st XV, Raeburn Place, 3pm

Posted on Thursday, 16 February 2017 @ 22:10
 

Match report, NL17: Saturday 11 February 2017.
Stew Mel 1st XV 7-27 Accies 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 16 February 2017 @ 08:00
 

Wednesday evening yoga class at Raeburn Place, 18.00-19.00, £5.

Posted on Friday, 10 February 2017 @ 11:40
 

As part of Rugby School's 450th anniversary celebrations, a commemorative rugby ball is being passed round the world. On Saturday 4 February the ball was passed at RP, birthplace of international rugby.

Posted on Friday, 10 February 2017 @ 10:48
 

This week's reivew: club fixtures for U16s & U18s; schools' round-up

Posted on Friday, 10 February 2017 @ 09:50
 

Club Dinner & Awards Night, Friday 14 April, RP, 6.30pm for 7pm
Email wmcoupar@hotmail.co.uk to reserve your place(s)

Posted on Friday, 10 February 2017 @ 08:30
 

Match preview, NL17: Saturday 11 February 2017.
Stew Mel 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Inverleith, 2pm

NB: Haddington A v Dex XV, Friday 10 February, 7.30pm

Posted on Thursday, 09 February 2017 @ 21:21
 

This week: club training round-up; S1s v Heriot's; raffle winners

Posted on Thursday, 02 February 2017 @ 16:04
 

Match report from BATs S1 v Heriot's, Sunday 29 January, Goldenacre.

Posted on Thursday, 02 February 2017 @ 15:58
 

Thank you to everyone who supported the BATs/Mini Rugby Festive Raffle. Read on to see if you are a prize winner.

Posted on Thursday, 02 February 2017 @ 09:46
 

Howe of Fife pre-match lunch, Sat 18 Feb, 12.30 for 1pm, RP. Email lunches@edinburghaccies.com to book place(s).

Posted on Wednesday, 01 February 2017 @ 17:49
 

Match preview, BT Cup Round 3: Saturday 28 January 2017.
Boroughmuir 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Meggetland, NB ko 3.00pm.

Posted on Friday, 27 January 2017 @ 00:03
 

Match reports, Saturday 21 January
NL15: Accies 1st XV 21-26 Selkirk 1st XV
Accies 2nd XV 50-18 Selkirk A
Dev XV 29-24 Heriot's 3rd XV

Posted on Thursday, 26 January 2017 @ 23:36
 

The first BATs' review of the year and both club and school rugby are back in full swing.

Posted on Thursday, 26 January 2017 @ 22:38
 

A staunch Club supporter has thought of an innovative way to contribute to the capital appeal to redevelop Raeburn Place, pledging to donate £10 to RPF for every point the 1st XV wins by, in every game they play for the rest of the season.

Posted on Thursday, 19 January 2017 @ 22:27
 

The Bill McLaren Foundation is hosting a Voice of Rugby Dinner at Prestonfield House Hotel on 24 February. Email longlunch@edinburghaccies.com to book.

Posted on Thursday, 19 January 2017 @ 21:04
 

Match preview, NL16: Saturday 21 January 2017.
Accies 1st XV v Selkirk 1st XV, Raeburn Place, 2pm

Posted on Thursday, 19 January 2017 @ 20:26
 

Match report, NL15: Saturday 14 January 2017.
Accies 1st XV 28-7 GHA 1st XV

Video highlights of our tries

Posted on Wednesday, 18 January 2017 @ 22:26
 

Match report from BATs' S1s' home fixture against Stew Mel Academy on Sunday 8 January 2017.

Posted on Thursday, 12 January 2017 @ 22:05
 

Match preview, NL15: Saturday 14 January 2017.
Accies 1st XV v GHA 1st XV, Raeburn Place, 2pm

Posted on Thursday, 12 January 2017 @ 20:19
 

Informal Burns' Supper, Saturday 21 January, RP, from 6.30pm. £5 per head.

Posted on Thursday, 12 January 2017 @ 19:47
 

Match report NL14, Saturday 7 January 2017
Musselburgh 1st XV 17-28 Accies 1st XV
Musselburgh 2nd XV 22-30 Accies 2nd XV

Posted on Thursday, 12 January 2017 @ 14:00
 

Selkirk pre-match lunch, Saturday 21 January, 11.30 for 12.00, RP. Email lunches@edinburghaccies.com to book your place(s).

Posted on Thursday, 05 January 2017 @ 21:45
 

Match preview, NL14: Saturday 7 January 2017.
Musselburgh 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Stoneyhill, 2pm

Posted on Thursday, 05 January 2017 @ 20:42
 

Festive review from BATs - round-up of the season so far and a look ahead to 2017.

Posted on Thursday, 22 December 2016 @ 22:11
 

Match report & video highlights: Accies 1st XV 32-21 Jed-Forest 1st XV
Match report: Accies 2nd XV 22-12 Stirling County 2nd XV

Posted on Thursday, 22 December 2016 @ 19:45
 

Accies v The Crusaders RFC, Boxing Day (Monday 26 December 2016), 12pm ko, FREE entry and ALL welcome. Launch of the 1857 Cup. Half the game to 1857 rules, half to modern laws. THE place to be on Boxing Day!

Posted on Tuesday, 20 December 2016 @ 08:41
 

Match preview, NL13: Saturday 17 December 2016.
Accies 1st XV v Jed-Forest 1st XV, Raeburn Place, 2pm

Posted on Thursday, 15 December 2016 @ 23:05
 

Match report & video highlights, NL12, Saturday 10 December 2016
Marr 1st XV 27-24 Accies 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 15 December 2016 @ 22:24
 

The 2016 Festive Raffle in aid of Minis and BATs is now underway. Tickets cost £2 each and there are some great prizes available. Please support junior rugby.

Posted on Thursday, 15 December 2016 @ 21:20
 

The Club is pleased to announce its new Lottery for Club members.

Posted on Tuesday, 13 December 2016 @ 22:50
 

Match preview, NL12: Saturday 10 December 2016.
Marr 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Fullarton Park, 2pm

Posted on Thursday, 08 December 2016 @ 21:19
 

Match report & video highlights, NL11, Saturday 3 December 2016
Aberdeen 1st XV 5-32 Accies 1st XV

Posted on Wednesday, 07 December 2016 @ 08:09
 

We are saddened to hear that Jeannette Park passed away earlier this week after a short illness.

Posted on Saturday, 03 December 2016 @ 22:47
 

Match preview, NL11: Saturday 3 December 2016.
Aberdeen 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Rubislaw, 2pm

Posted on Thursday, 01 December 2016 @ 22:00
 

Return of the legendary Accies' Christmas Lunch & Carols:
Sunday 18 December, RP, 12.30pm, £30.00 per head. Email wmcoupar@hotmail.co.uk to book.

Posted on Thursday, 01 December 2016 @ 08:39
 

This week: new S1&2 girls' sessions at Trinity Academy; S1 after-school club at Broughton HS; successful ACE session; S1s' social this Sunday.

Posted on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 @ 15:46
 

This week's BATs' review: S1s v Ponteland; ACE this Monday at RAF Hall, 18.00-19.00; schools' round-up

Posted on Thursday, 24 November 2016 @ 22:23
 

Match report from BATs' S1s' home fixture against Ponteland on Sunday 20 November 2016.

Posted on Thursday, 24 November 2016 @ 21:03
 

This week:S1s v Ponteland this Sunday - please come and support; schools' round-up.

Posted on Friday, 18 November 2016 @ 09:45
 

Match preview, BT Cup Round 2: Saturday 19 November 2016.
Peebles 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, The Gytes, ko 1.30pm.

Posted on Thursday, 17 November 2016 @ 20:00
 

The mid-season break seems like a good time to review the teams' performances so far - and the overall verdict is pretty positive.

Posted on Thursday, 17 November 2016 @ 14:11
 

This week: P6 v Falkirk; S1 v Glasgow Hawks; primary and senior schools round-up.

Posted on Thursday, 10 November 2016 @ 20:29
 

Match report from BATs' S1s' fixture away to Glasgow Hawks.

Next S1 game is home to Ponteland, Sunday 20 November - all supporters welcome.

Posted on Thursday, 10 November 2016 @ 19:48
 

Match report & video highlights, NL10: Saturday 5 November 2016
Accies 1st XV 19-8 Falkirk 1st XV

Posted on Tuesday, 08 November 2016 @ 20:30
 

EAFC has teamed up with Zaini Hats to produce limited edition Accies' beanie bobble hats. Adults and kids sizes available. Order by Thursday 10 November.

Posted on Thursday, 03 November 2016 @ 22:18
 

Match preview, NL10: Saturday 5 November 2016.
Accies 1st XV v Falkirk 1st XV, Raeburn Place, NB earlier ko of 2pm

Posted on Thursday, 03 November 2016 @ 19:58
 

This week's review: Trinity Academy work experience pupils; BATs' S1 fixtures; primary and senior school delivery.

Posted on Thursday, 03 November 2016 @ 14:05
 

We are delighted to announce the return of the traditional Accies' Boxing Day fixture, when an Accies' Invitational team will take on The Crusaders. Monday 26 December, RP, 12pm.

Posted on Wednesday, 02 November 2016 @ 21:14
 

Match report & video highlights, NL9: Saturday 29 October 2016

Dundee 1st XV 6-40 Accies 1st XV
Dundee Titans 8-49 Accies 2nd XV
Dev XV 51-5 Lasswade 2nd XV

Posted on Wednesday, 02 November 2016 @ 20:05
 

Match report from Heriot's S1 v BATs S1, Sunday 30 October 2016.

Posted on Tuesday, 01 November 2016 @ 19:20
 

Match preview, NL9: Saturday 29 October 2016.
Dundee 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Mayfield, ko 3pm.

Posted on Friday, 28 October 2016 @ 10:06
 

This week: back in action after half term.

Posted on Friday, 28 October 2016 @ 07:49
 

Match report, NL8: Saturday 22 October 2016
Accies 1st XV 72-12 Hamilton 1st XV
Accies 2nd XV 21-8 Stew Mel 2nd XV
Kelso A 13-7 Accies Dev XV

Posted on Tuesday, 25 October 2016 @ 21:50
 

Match preview, NL8: Saturday 22 October 2016.
Accies 1st XV v Hamilton 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 20 October 2016 @ 21:19
 

Half term this week, so only the BATs' October Camp to report on.

Posted on Thursday, 20 October 2016 @ 19:24
 

Match report, NL7: Saturday 15 October 2016
Howe of Fife 1st XV 20-47 Accies 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 20 October 2016 @ 11:24
 

Match preview, NL7: Saturday 15 October 2016.
Howe of Fife 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Duffus Park (Cupar), ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 13 October 2016 @ 19:00
 

This week: S1 v Ponteland; Trinity Academy v North Berwick; Broughton High School; and the October camps.

Posted on Monday, 10 October 2016 @ 22:05
 

Match report, NL6: Saturday 8 October 2016
Accies 1st XV 42-18 Stew Mel 1st XV
Heriot's 3rd XV 27-45 Accies Dev XV

Video clips of our tries and match highlights.

Posted on Monday, 10 October 2016 @ 20:57
 

Hamilton pre-match lunch, Saturday 22 October, 12.00, RP. Email lunches@edinburghaccies.com to book your place(s).

Posted on Monday, 10 October 2016 @ 08:11
 

Match report from Ponteland U13 v BATs S1, Sunday 9 October 2016.

Posted on Sunday, 09 October 2016 @ 20:40
 

Our new Kiddy Area was launched on Saturday at the Stew Mel match and was a huge success with the little folk and their parents.

Posted on Sunday, 09 October 2016 @ 18:02
 

The infamous Accies' Hallowe'en party is on Saturday 29 October, from 6.30pm-late.
Free entry. Fancy dress.
Be there - or face the consequences...!

Posted on Friday, 07 October 2016 @ 19:44
 

How to apply for Six Nations international tickets for 2017. Only Club members (ie those who have paid 2016/17 subs) may apply.
NB, deadlines are: France & England, 25 Oct; Ireland, Wales & Italy, 18 Nov.

Posted on Thursday, 06 October 2016 @ 21:58
 

Match preview, NL6: Saturday 8 October 2016.
Accies 1st XV v Stew Mel 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 06 October 2016 @ 21:10
 

This week: BATs S1 v Ponteland; club rugby round-up; Trinity Academy U18s beat Dunbar GS; primary school provision; and don't forget to book for the October camps.

Posted on Thursday, 06 October 2016 @ 19:40
 

Match report, NL5: Saturday 1 October 2016
Selkirk 1st XV 10-31 Accies 1st XV
Selkirk A XV 5-65 Accies 2nd XV

Video highlights of our tries and line breaks.

Posted on Wednesday, 05 October 2016 @ 19:03
 

Match preview, NL5: Saturday 1 October 2016.
Selkirk 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Philiphaugh, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 29 September 2016 @ 19:53
 

Club Secretary and stalwart, John Wright, recalls his first encounter with Accies, watching them play Bradford in a 1956 match, which was the start of a life-long connection with the Club.

Posted on Thursday, 29 September 2016 @ 19:27
 

This week: S1 and U16 club rugby round-up, including video; Trinity Academy matches; primary school delivery.

Posted on Thursday, 29 September 2016 @ 15:03
 

Match report, NL4: Saturday 24 September 2016.
GHA 1st XV 3-32 Accies 1st XV.
GHA 2nd XV 7-13 Accies 2nd XV.

Video highlights available.

Posted on Tuesday, 27 September 2016 @ 19:51
 

Match preview, NL4: Saturday 24 September 2016.
GHA 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Braidholm, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 22 September 2016 @ 21:25
 

This week: What's on; S1s v Lismore; Trinity Academy v Preston Lodge; Ben Appleson takes his first senior school group; October camps - book now.

Posted on Thursday, 22 September 2016 @ 20:40
 

BATs October Camps, 18 & 19 October, 10.00-15.30. Primary Camp, P1-P7, £10 per day. Seconday Skills Camp, S1-S6, £15 per day including nutrition workshop.

Posted on Thursday, 22 September 2016 @ 20:04
 

Match report, NL3, Saturday 17 September 2016.
Accies 1st XV 37-23 Musselburgh 1st XV.
Video links of match highlights.

Posted on Tuesday, 20 September 2016 @ 19:28
 

Match preview, NL3: Saturday 17 September 2016.
Accies 1st XV v Musselburgh 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 15 September 2016 @ 20:05
 

A summary of the Club AGM, held on 3 August 2016.

Posted on Thursday, 08 September 2016 @ 22:10
 

Match preview, NL2: Saturday 10 September 2016.
Jed-Forest 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Riverside Park, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 08 September 2016 @ 21:37
 

North Berwick Minis Tournament, Sunday 11 September The minis tournament season for P3-7 gets underway at North Berwick on Sunday 12 September (Recreation Park, Dunbar Road, North B...

Posted on Thursday, 08 September 2016 @ 20:51
 

This week: new coaches for Wednesday sessions; S1 training starts; Trinity Academy match reports; new after school club at Drummond.

Posted on Thursday, 08 September 2016 @ 19:50
 

Match report, NL1, Saturday 3 September 2016.
Accies 1st XV 26-20 Marr 1st XV.
Video links of match highlights.

Posted on Tuesday, 06 September 2016 @ 19:51
 

Match preview, NL1: Saturday 3 September 2016.
Accies 1st XV v Marr 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 3pm.

This game is dedicated to the memory of John Cochran. A minute's silence will be observed before kick-off.

Posted on Thursday, 01 September 2016 @ 19:43
 

Match report, BT Cup R1, Saturday 27 August 2016.
Accies 1st XV 68-15 Hamilton 1st XV.
Video links of match highlights.

Posted on Wednesday, 31 August 2016 @ 22:27
 

This week:what's on; good start to club rugby training; mini rugby BBQ; Trinity Academy v Lasswade; start of the after schools programme.

Posted on Wednesday, 31 August 2016 @ 14:44
 
Mini rugby training continues at Raeburn Place at 10:30am this Sunday, 28 August. James Munro from the senior club will be down at Raeburn Place to help with the coaching of P6. All new ...
Posted on Friday, 26 August 2016 @ 11:16
 

Match preview, BT Cup Round 1: Saturday 27 August 2016.
Accies 1st XV v Hamilton 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 25 August 2016 @ 22:26
 

This week: successful Back to Raeburn Day; raffle winner; BATs' training; the return of schools' rugby.

Posted on Wednesday, 24 August 2016 @ 22:18
 

The winning ticket in the raffle for the signed Scotland shirt is blue 303.

Posted on Monday, 22 August 2016 @ 14:58
 

This week's mini rugby news including Sunday training and Back to Raeburn Day.

Posted on Friday, 19 August 2016 @ 13:21
 

As always at the start of a season, there are changes to our playing squad, with some departures and, this season, a lot of new faces. We wish those who have left well and warmly welcome the new players.

Posted on Thursday, 18 August 2016 @ 10:37
 

Our pre-season hit-outs have been successful so far. The final 'friendly' takes place this Saturday, 20 August, against Boroughmuir. 2nd XV ko 1.30pm, 1st XV ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 18 August 2016 @ 10:27
 

Back to Raeburn Day, Sunday 21 August, 11am-3pm. Family fun day to start the season, jointly hosted by Accies' Minis, BATs, EAFC and TRI. ALL welcome. Please come and join in the fun.

Posted on Monday, 15 August 2016 @ 13:31
 

The mini rugby season gets under way this Sunday, 14 August, for P2-6.

Posted on Thursday, 11 August 2016 @ 19:27
 

This week: Back to Raeburn Day; successful summer camp; Trinity Academy's South African tour.

Posted on Thursday, 11 August 2016 @ 19:04
 

EAFC AGM, Raeburn Place, Wednesday 3 August, 7pm for 7.30pm. Open to all paid-up members with voting rights. Your Club, your AGM. Please be there.

Posted on Friday, 22 July 2016 @ 07:00
 

POSTPONED due to weather. EAFC v EACC T20 will now take place on Wednesday 10 August, 6pm, New Field.

Posted on Sunday, 17 July 2016 @ 11:33
 

This week: Back to Raeburn Day; evening touch sessions; summer camp; Trinity Academy almost off on tour.

Posted on Thursday, 14 July 2016 @ 17:14
 

This week: Wednesday touch sessions; last weeks at Drummond; final Trinity Academy tour training; BATs' Summer Camp.

Posted on Thursday, 30 June 2016 @ 19:54
 

Details of membership options, benefits and costs for the forthcoming season are now available.

Posted on Thursday, 23 June 2016 @ 22:45
 

This week: touch rugby; Trinity Academy tour training; school delivery; Rio Beach Olympics; & BATs' summer camp.

Posted on Thursday, 16 June 2016 @ 21:06
 

BATs' Summer Camp: 8-10 August, 10.00-15.30, RP. £30 per player. ALL 5-15 year olds welcome. No previous rugby experience necessary.

Posted on Wednesday, 08 June 2016 @ 21:08
 

Pre-season training starts this evening, Tuesday 7 June. Details of full pre-season training schedule, friendlies and first fixtures.

Posted on Tuesday, 07 June 2016 @ 16:46
 

CHANGE OF DATE - the Club clean-up day will now be on the afternoon of Saturday 18 June. As many volunteers as possible from ALL sections of the Club are needed. Please help YOUR Club.

Posted on Tuesday, 07 June 2016 @ 09:20
 

We welcome our new Bar Manager, Arron Suominen and say farewell and thanks to Kate.

Posted on Thursday, 02 June 2016 @ 20:09
 

This week: BATs' touch rugby starts 8 June; Broughton High School transition event; Drummond Community High School; work experience; and the BATs' Summer Camp.

Posted on Thursday, 02 June 2016 @ 19:48
 

A group of P6 pupils from Flora Stevenson Primary visited Raeburn Place as part of their community project.

Posted on Wednesday, 18 May 2016 @ 13:55
 

Congratulations to those players who received awards at the Club Dinner on Friday 13 May.

Posted on Monday, 16 May 2016 @ 16:33
 

All quiet on the Club front, but still some school rugby to report.

Posted on Monday, 16 May 2016 @ 16:10
 

Sat 14 May: 1st VII @ Jed-Forest 7s, 1st tie v Peebles, action starts at 1.30pm and ours is the second tie.
Results from last weekend's Sevens.

Posted on Thursday, 12 May 2016 @ 21:41
 

This week: Minis at Murrayfield; P5 success at Forrester Mini Rugby Festival

Posted on Thursday, 12 May 2016 @ 17:12
 

This week: Trinity Academy 7s and tour training; Kaimes School at RP; mini section news.

Posted on Thursday, 12 May 2016 @ 17:06
 

Sat 7 May: 1st VII @ Selkirk 7s, 1st tie v Gala, action starts at 2pm and ours is the second tie.
Round-up of last weekend's Sevens.

Posted on Friday, 06 May 2016 @ 06:50
 

This week: P5 success at Livingston tournament; Pro12 actvities at Murrayfield; Forrester Mini Rugby Festival.

Posted on Wednesday, 04 May 2016 @ 21:43
 

This week: match report, BATs U16 v Livingston; School of Rugby; Trinity Academy forthcoming South Africa tour

Posted on Wednesday, 04 May 2016 @ 21:36
 

Sat 30 April: 1st VII @ Kelso 7s, 1st tie v Selkirk, 2.36pm.
Sun 1 May: 1st VII @ Earlston7s, 1st tie v Selkirk, action starts 1pm & ours is the second tie.
Summary of last weekend's Sevens.

Posted on Friday, 29 April 2016 @ 07:17
 

This week: Minis P5s v Firenze report; Trinity Academy U16s 7s success; BATs U16s in Regional Bowl Final.

Posted on Wednesday, 27 April 2016 @ 20:44
 

Saturday 4 June, Academicals v Merchistonians match, RP, ko 3pm (gates open 12pm), followed by Former Pupils' Dinner, Double Tree by Hilton Hotel, 7 for 7.30pm.

Posted on Monday, 25 April 2016 @ 13:22
 

Sat 23 April: 1st VII @ Langholm 7s, 1st tie v Dumfries, 4.06pm; 2nd XII @ Penicuik 7s, 1pm.
Sun 24 April: 1st VII @ Peebles 7s, 1st tie v Biggar, from 1.30pm.
Summary of last weekend's Sevens.

Posted on Friday, 22 April 2016 @ 10:45
 

This week: tour reports for P7s and U15s; success for Trinity Academy at Edinburgh School Sevens tournament.

Posted on Friday, 22 April 2016 @ 08:41
 

Tour report from the recent BATs P7s (U12s) tour to Windermere for the Internatinal Mini Rugby Series.

Posted on Wednesday, 20 April 2016 @ 20:40
 

Tour report from the successful BATs U15 tour to the Lake District last weekend. The squad played two and won two, maintaining their undefeated run since P7.

Posted on Wednesday, 20 April 2016 @ 19:52
 

It is with deep sadness that we share with members the news of the death of Accies' stalwart and 'gateman' John Cochran earlier this week. His funeral is at 1.30pm on Thursday 28 April at Portobello & Joppa Parish Church.

Posted on Tuesday, 19 April 2016 @ 17:02
 

Ladies' Night, Friday 27 May, RP, 6.30pm
Email wmcoupar@hotmail.co.uk to reserve your place

Posted on Friday, 15 April 2016 @ 10:55
 

Sat 16 April: 1st VII @ Hawick 7s, 1st tie v Biggar, 2.30pm; 2nd XII @ Northern 7s, 1st tie v Broughton, 1pm.
Sun 17 April: 1st VII @ Berwick 7s, 1st tie v Northumbria University, 1pm.
Summary of Melrose Sevens.

Posted on Friday, 15 April 2016 @ 09:42
 

Latest update from our mini rugby section.

Posted on Thursday, 14 April 2016 @ 13:09
 

Ed Saunders' Cup Match - CANCELLED

Posted on Wednesday, 13 April 2016 @ 13:45
 

This week in the BATs' review: coaching session for Dutch school; involvement in Pathways; and the BATs' team for the Ed Saunders' Cup.

Posted on Tuesday, 12 April 2016 @ 22:12
 

1st VII @ Melrose 7s, Saturday 9 April, 1st tie v Howe of Fife, 11.30am.
Summary of Gala Sevens.

Posted on Thursday, 07 April 2016 @ 21:48
 

Raeburn Place recently hosted a group of 13-15 year olds from the International School Hilversum (in the Netherlands).

Posted on Thursday, 07 April 2016 @ 14:19
 

Club Dinner & Awards Night, Friday 13 May, RP, 7pm
Email wmcoupar@hotmail.co.uk to reserve your place

Posted on Wednesday, 06 April 2016 @ 17:17
 

This week from BATs - review of the Easter Camp and the forthcoming Ed Saunders' Cup Match.

Posted on Tuesday, 05 April 2016 @ 21:03
 

Match preview, NL1 17 rescheduled: Saturday 2 April 2016.
GHA 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Braidholm, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 31 March 2016 @ 19:00
 

Match preview, NL1 22: Saturday 26 March 2016. Accies 1st XV v Peebles 1st XV, RP, 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 24 March 2016 @ 19:00
 

The Club requires a new bar manager to start in early May 2016. To apply, email administration@edinburghaccies.com with your CV and a covering letter stating experience.

Posted on Thursday, 24 March 2016 @ 15:05
 

Annual Ed Saunders' Cup match, BATs U18 v Edinburgh Academy 1st XV Wednesday 13 April, Raeburn Place, 6pm

Posted on Thursday, 24 March 2016 @ 13:05
 

This week: the season is drawing to a close as the school holidays approach; round-up of after school clubs' activity; BATs' Easter Camp.

Posted on Wednesday, 23 March 2016 @ 21:56
 

This week: what's on; U16s v Forrester; schools' update; progress at after school clubs; and don't forget the Easter Camp.

Posted on Tuesday, 15 March 2016 @ 08:20
 

Match preview, NL1 21: Saturday 12 March 2016.
Howe of Fife 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Provost Wynd (Cupar), 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 10 March 2016 @ 23:11
 

This week:what's on; club rugby; Accies/BATs' mini rugby tournament; schools' rugby; strong after school club activity.

Posted on Thursday, 10 March 2016 @ 22:32
 

Another successful Accies/BATs Minis Tournament was held at New Field on Sunday 6 March.

Posted on Thursday, 10 March 2016 @ 07:53
 

Match preview, NL1 20: Saturday 5 March 2016.
Accies 1st XV v Kelso 1st XV, Raeburn Place, 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 03 March 2016 @ 20:00
 

This week's review: what's on this week; National Minis' Conference; progress with schools rugby.

Posted on Wednesday, 02 March 2016 @ 19:29
 

Minis news including Saturday's guard of honour and Sunday's Accies/BATs mini rugby tournament.

Posted on Wednesday, 02 March 2016 @ 08:17
 

Help BATs P7s raise tour funds by getting your car washed: Saturday 12 March, Edinburgh Academy Junior School, 9am to 3pm.

Posted on Tuesday, 01 March 2016 @ 20:24
 

Kelso pre-match lunch, Saturday 5 March, 12.30 for 13.00, RP. Email lunches@edinburghaccies.com to book.

Posted on Thursday, 25 February 2016 @ 20:24
 

Match preview, NL1 13 rescheduled: Saturday 27 February 2016.
Watsonians 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Myreside, NB ko 1.15pm.

Posted on Thursday, 25 February 2016 @ 19:24
 

Short preview of the coming week, following the February break.

Posted on Monday, 22 February 2016 @ 21:40
 

Any Accies going to Rome to watch Italy v Scotland who are interested in playing a Vets' game, or just in meeting a fellow Accie and some Italian rugby enthusiasts after the game, read on...

Posted on Tuesday, 16 February 2016 @ 07:39
 

Update for members following the Grange Club EGM on 10 February 2016.

Posted on Friday, 12 February 2016 @ 09:45
 

Match preview, NL1 19: Saturday 13 February 2016.
Abedeen Grammar 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Rubislaw, ko 2.30pm.

Posted on Thursday, 11 February 2016 @ 22:29
 

This week's BATs' review: successful training sessions; S1/2s joint session with Forrester's and Stew Mel Lions; schools' round-up; and BATs' Easter Camp.

Posted on Thursday, 11 February 2016 @ 20:41
 

Match preview, rescheduled BT Cup Round 2: Saturday 6 February 2016.
Accies 1st XV v Stirling County 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 12.30pm.

Posted on Thursday, 04 February 2016 @ 19:30
 

Match preview, BT Cup Round 2: Saturday 30 January 2016.
Accies 1st XV v Stirling County 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 1.30pm.

Posted on Thursday, 28 January 2016 @ 19:30
 

BATs' Easter Camp: 29-31 March, 10.00-15.30, RP. £30 per player. ALL 5-15 year olds welcome. No previous rugby experience necessary.

Posted on Wednesday, 27 January 2016 @ 21:19
 

This week's review: U18s v Portobello; this week's fixtures; schools' rugby and after school clubs in full swing.

Posted on Wednesday, 27 January 2016 @ 20:22
 

Match preview, NL1 18: Saturday 23 January 2016.
Accies 1st XV v Marr 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 2pm.

Posted on Thursday, 21 January 2016 @ 19:17
 

This week's review: schools, after school clubs and all levels of BATs' youth section back in action after the Christmas break.

Posted on Thursday, 21 January 2016 @ 19:08
 

Match preview, NL1 17: Saturday 16 January 2016.
GHA 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Braidholm, ko 2pm.

Posted on Thursday, 14 January 2016 @ 20:00
 

Informal Burns' Supper, Saturday 23 January, RP, from 6.30pm. £5 per head.

Posted on Wednesday, 13 January 2016 @ 19:59
 

Match preview, NL1 16: Saturday 9 January 2016.
Accies 1st XV v Dundee HSFP 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 2pm.

Posted on Thursday, 07 January 2016 @ 20:01
 

Winners of the BATs/mini rugby Christmas raffle announced.

Posted on Monday, 21 December 2015 @ 12:36
 

Match preview, NL1 15: Saturday 19 December 2015.
Jed-Forest 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Riverside Park, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 17 December 2015 @ 23:16
 

No coaching for three weeks due to the holiday period.

Posted on Thursday, 17 December 2015 @ 13:35
 

This week's review: rain stops most play; date for U16 Bowl final at Murrayfield.

Posted on Thursday, 10 December 2015 @ 22:46
 

Match preview, NL1 14: Saturday 12 December 2015.
Accies 1st XV v Stew Mel 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 2pm.

Posted on Thursday, 10 December 2015 @ 22:04
 

Mini rugby news: Guard of Honour & Exhibition Match v Stew Mel; Sunday's coaching arrangements.

Posted on Thursday, 10 December 2015 @ 19:19
 

Mini rugby news: Guard of Honour and exhibition match, Watsonians v Accies; Lasswade fixture; Sunday coaching.

Posted on Thursday, 03 December 2015 @ 20:19
 

Match preview, NL1 13: Saturday 5 December 2015.
Watsonians 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Myreside, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 03 December 2015 @ 20:05
 

Sunday 20 December, 12.30pm, RP Clubhouse. £30 per head. Contact Matthew Coupar to book.

Posted on Thursday, 03 December 2015 @ 14:11
 

This week in the BATs' review: Broughton Primary P3s & P4s; success for Trinity Academy v Watsons and in the Calum Veitch Memorial Tournament; BATs' training; and ACE.

Posted on Wednesday, 02 December 2015 @ 16:32
 

BATs' weekly review

Posted on Friday, 27 November 2015 @ 14:07
 

Match preview, NL1 12: Saturday 28 November 2015.
Accies 1st XV v Musselburgh 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 2pm.

Posted on Thursday, 26 November 2015 @ 19:44
 

As we start the second half of the 2015/16 season in terms of games, a summary of our season so far, our position in the league and the games still to come.

Posted on Thursday, 26 November 2015 @ 19:30
 

Minis' activity, 28 and 29 November.

Posted on Thursday, 26 November 2015 @ 19:06
 

Match report, NL1 11, Saturday 21 November 2015.
Peebles 1st XV 7-37 Accies 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 26 November 2015 @ 17:01
 

This week's BATs' review including lots of schools' activity and the result of the U16s semi-final against Stewartry.

Posted on Thursday, 19 November 2015 @ 23:20
 

Match preview, NL1 11: Saturday 21 November 2015.
Peebles 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, the Gytes, Peebles, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 19 November 2015 @ 22:31
 

BATs and Accies' Minis are running a joint raffle this season to help raise much needed funds. Great prizes. Tickets £10 for book of five or £2 each. Please help by buying and/or selling tickets. Thanks.

Posted on Thursday, 19 November 2015 @ 21:24
 

Match report, NL1 10, Saturday 14 November 2015.
Accies 1st XV 17-10 Howe of Fife 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 19 November 2015 @ 20:24
 

The pre-match lunch before our league match against Musselburgh is a Ladies' Lunch. Saturday 28 November, 12pm, Raeburn Place. Email wmcoupar@hotmail.co.uk to book.

Posted on Sunday, 15 November 2015 @ 19:55
 

Match preview, NL1 10: Saturday 14 November 2015.
Accies 1st XV v Howe of Fife 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 2pm.

Posted on Friday, 13 November 2015 @ 08:43
 

Match report, NL1 9, Saturday 7 November 2015.
Kelso 1st XV 20-20 Accies 1st XV

Posted on Friday, 13 November 2015 @ 07:55
 

This week's BATs' review including BATs U16s v Stewartry in the Cup semi-final.

Posted on Thursday, 12 November 2015 @ 17:09
 

Match preview, NL1 9: Saturday 7 November 2015.
Kelso 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Poynder Park, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 05 November 2015 @ 22:06
 

Match reports
NL1 7, Saturday 24 October 2015: Marr 1st XV 19-13 Accies 1st XV
NL1 8, Saturday 31 October 2015: Accies 1st XV 54-9 Aberdeen 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 05 November 2015 @ 20:12
 

This week's BATs' review: Victoria Primary, Wardie ASC, Trinity Academy and BATs U16s v Ross Sutherland.

Posted on Thursday, 05 November 2015 @ 19:17
 

Mini rugby news: report from Madrascals tournament and this week's coaching arrangements.

Posted on Thursday, 05 November 2015 @ 18:30
 

Howe of Fife pre-match lunch, Saturday 14 November, 12 for 12.30pm, RP. Email lunches@edinburghaccies.com to book.

Posted on Thursday, 29 October 2015 @ 23:09
 

Mini rugby news: guard of honour, team mascot, Madrascals tournament and this Sunday's coaching arrangements.

Posted on Thursday, 29 October 2015 @ 21:36
 

Match preview, NL1 8: Saturday 31 October 2015.
Accies 1st XV v Aberdeen Grammar 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 1.30pm.

Posted on Thursday, 29 October 2015 @ 21:10
 

This week's BATs' review: schools' rugby back in full swing; the low-down on BATs' youth training; and the U16 Bowl.

Posted on Thursday, 29 October 2015 @ 20:04
 

Match preview, NL1 7: Saturday 24 October 2015.
Marr 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Fullarton Park, Troon, ko 2.00pm.

Posted on Thursday, 22 October 2015 @ 19:28
 

This week BATs' review: schools' rugby, youth rugby, the BATs' October camp and Edinburgh Pathway Development.

Posted on Wednesday, 21 October 2015 @ 23:00
 

Match report, NL1 6, Saturday 17 October 2015.
Accies 1st XV 27-13 GHA 1st XV

Posted on Wednesday, 21 October 2015 @ 21:57
 

Match preview, NL1 6: Saturday 17 October 2015.
Accies 1st XV v GHA 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 2.00pm.

Posted on Thursday, 15 October 2015 @ 19:30
 

BATs' review of the past few weeks: schools' rugby, Autumn Games, U16s v Glenrothes and the BATs' October Camp.

Posted on Thursday, 15 October 2015 @ 10:45
 

Changes to mini rugby training due to half-term, plus tournament updates.

Posted on Tuesday, 13 October 2015 @ 17:13
 

GHA pre-match lunch, Saturday 17 October, 12 for 12.30pm, RP. Email lunches@edinburghaccies.com to book.

Posted on Sunday, 11 October 2015 @ 21:46
 

Success for Accies & BATs minis at Stew Mel tournament on 4 October 2015.

Posted on Friday, 09 October 2015 @ 14:07
 

How to apply for Six Nations international tickets for 2015/16 season.
NB, deadlines are: Wales, 22 October; Italy & Ireland, 6 Nov; England & France, 9 Nov.

Posted on Friday, 09 October 2015 @ 13:57
 

Accies' infamous Hallowe'en Party returns to Raeburn Place, Saturday 31 October, post-match until late. Don't dare to miss it...

Posted on Thursday, 08 October 2015 @ 22:31
 

Match preview, BT Reserve League East 1: Saturday 10 October 2015.
Accies Dev XV v RHC 2nd XV, Raeburn Place, ko 12.30pm.
Scotland v Samoa, ko 2.30pm - watch in the Clubhouse.

Posted on Thursday, 08 October 2015 @ 22:09
 

The draw has been announced for the second round of the BT Cup.

Posted on Tuesday, 06 October 2015 @ 17:48
 

Details of Level 1 referees' courses being held in October 2015.

Posted on Thursday, 01 October 2015 @ 22:30
 

We were sorry to hear of the passing of Dr David Douglas Walker at home, on Friday 25 September.

Posted on Thursday, 01 October 2015 @ 22:13
 

Match preview, NL1 5: Saturday 3 October 2015.
Dundee High 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Mayfield, ko 2.30pm.

Posted on Thursday, 01 October 2015 @ 19:20
 

Match report, BT Cup R1, Saturday 26 September 2015.
Perthshire 1st XV 7- 61 Accies 1st XV.

Posted on Wednesday, 30 September 2015 @ 22:24
 

Match preview, BT Cup Round 1: Saturday 26 September 2015.
Perthshire 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, North Inch, Perth, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 24 September 2015 @ 19:00
 

Match report, NL1 4, Saturday 19 September 2015.
Accies 1st XV 34-14 Jed-Forest

Posted on Thursday, 24 September 2015 @ 15:40
 

Match preview, NL1 4: Saturday 19 September 2015.
Accies 1st XV v Jed-Forest 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 17 September 2015 @ 21:59
 

Match report, NL1 3, Saturday 12 September 2015.
Stew Mel 1st XV 11-30 Accies 1st XV

Posted on Tuesday, 15 September 2015 @ 08:40
 

Match preview, NL1 3: Saturday 12 September 2015.
Stew-Mel 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Inverleith, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 10 September 2015 @ 19:37
 

The Long Lunch with Nick Farr-Jones & Michael Lynagh.

Friday 30 October, 12 for 12.30pm, Prestonfield House Hotel.

Email: longlunch@edinburghaccies.com to book places/table (of 10).

Posted on Wednesday, 09 September 2015 @ 12:30
 

Jed-Forest pre-match lunch, Saturday 19 September, 12.30 for 1pm, RP. Email lunches@edinburghaccies.com to book.

Posted on Tuesday, 08 September 2015 @ 22:05
 

Match report, NL1 2, Saturday 5 September 2015.
Accies 1st XV 18-24 Watsonians 1st XV

Posted on Tuesday, 08 September 2015 @ 20:43
 

Match preview, NL1 2: Saturday 5 September 2015.
Accies 1st XV v Watsonians, Raeburn Placel, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 03 September 2015 @ 19:29
 

Match report, NL1 1, Saturday 29 August 2015.
Musselburgh 1st XV 26-25 Accies 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 03 September 2015 @ 14:20
 

The Club is looking for new hookers to play at all levels. Email dor@dinburghaccies if interested and please share this with any likely players.

Posted on Friday, 28 August 2015 @ 16:23
 

This week in the Club update: a new season and lots of changes - President, coaches and team; importance of social events; pre-match buffet for the Watsonians match, 5 September.

Posted on Friday, 28 August 2015 @ 10:34
 

Match preview, NL1: Saturday 29 September 2015.
Musselburgh 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Stoneyhill, ko 1.15pm.

Posted on Thursday, 27 August 2015 @ 19:38
 

Coach and team changes for the 2015/16 season.

Posted on Thursday, 27 August 2015 @ 13:34
 

Welcome to our new Club President, Dave McIvor, and thanks to John Wright for carrying out this role for the past two years.

Posted on Thursday, 27 August 2015 @ 12:14
 

Match report, pre-season friendly: Saturday 22 August 2015
Accies 12-14 Currie

Posted on Thursday, 27 August 2015 @ 10:56
 

Minis season starts on Sunday, BATs 7s Tournament, Accies v Highland 

Posted on Monday, 10 August 2015 @ 21:08
 

Club AGM, Raeburn Place, Wednesday 5 August, 7pm for 7.30pm.
Open to all full members. Your Club, your AGM. Please be there.

Posted on Wednesday, 22 July 2015 @ 13:47
 

Match report of the inaugural EAFC v EACC T20 cricket fixture.

Posted on Thursday, 25 June 2015 @ 18:03
 

Ladies' Night, Friday 29 May 2015.
Ladies' only evening at The Grange, 7pm-1am. £40pp.
Contact acciesinafrica@edinburghaccies.com to book.

Posted on Friday, 15 May 2015 @ 17:37
 

This week: development moves forward with signing of lease; launch of Raeburn Place Foundation website; Licensing Board hearing; last weekend's 7s; this weekend's tournaments.

Posted on Thursday, 30 April 2015 @ 20:03
 

This week: reports from last week's 7s (Edinburgh Northern & Berwick); Kings of the 7s league table; this weekend's busy 7s calendar; and congratualtions to Blair Kinghorn.

Posted on Friday, 24 April 2015 @ 12:19
 

Tour report from the successful BATs U14 tour to Yorkshire during the Easter break.
The squad played four, won four and end the season unbeaten.

Posted on Thursday, 23 April 2015 @ 20:03
 

Tour report from the successful BATs P7 tour to Windermere for the International Mini Rugby Series.
The squad was unbeaten, scored 42 tries and only conceded six, and won the U12s trophy.

Posted on Thursday, 23 April 2015 @ 19:25
 

YOUR HELP IS NEEDED.
Please support the Club by writing to the Licensing Board in favour of our recent applications for alcohol licences for the new development.

Posted on Friday, 03 April 2015 @ 15:35
 

Reunion Dinner for 1999/2000 Div 3 Champions
Saturday 13 June, Raeburn Place
£30 per head for dinner and some house wine

Posted on Thursday, 02 April 2015 @ 23:27
 

This week: start of the 7s; Brian Moore survives the gala dinner; 1999/2000 Reunion Dinner - a Parky fundraising special; and Accies represented in Scotland 7s and U18s.

Posted on Thursday, 02 April 2015 @ 23:17
 

Annual Ed Saunders' Cup match, BATs U18 v Edinburgh Academy 1st XV
Wednesday 1 April, Raeburn Place, 5.30pm

Posted on Thursday, 26 March 2015 @ 17:43
 

This week: Club Dinner & Players' Awards; Old Wesley; this Saturday's matches; Ed Saunders' Cup match; and what will the 7s squad look like?

Posted on Thursday, 26 March 2015 @ 17:17
 

Another successful Mini Rugby Tournament took place on Sunday 15 March. Thanks to everyone involved.

Posted on Thursday, 19 March 2015 @ 21:28
 

This week: end of XVs season for 1st and 2nd XVs; final XVs matches; importance of BATs; start of the 7s; congratulations to N Godsmark, Dean and Farndale; and super Saturday.

Posted on Thursday, 19 March 2015 @ 18:22
 

Match report, Premiership 18: Saturday 14 March 2015.

Accies 1st XV 15-12 Stirling County 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 19 March 2015 @ 14:34
 

Match preview, Premiership 18: Saturday 14 March 2015.
Accies 1st XV v Stirling County 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 12 March 2015 @ 20:25
 

This week: end of XVs season; final Premiership match; those events again; and congratulations to our Scotland U18 players.

Posted on Thursday, 12 March 2015 @ 20:08
 

This week: good news, bad news and a plethora of events to alleviate the blues.

Posted on Friday, 27 February 2015 @ 12:06
 

Match preview, Premiership 17: Saturday 21 February 2015.
Hawick 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Mansfield Park, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 19 February 2015 @ 23:17
 

Accies will be taking a squad to compete in the Masaku International 7s in Kenya in July this year.

Posted on Thursday, 19 February 2015 @ 22:50
 

This week: hit-out v Currie; the Edinburgh Clan's debut; exciting forthcoming events; BATs' 10th anniversary; and the importance of this Saturday.

Posted on Thursday, 19 February 2015 @ 22:30
 

Club Dinner & Awards Night, Friday 20 March
Email bookings@edinburghaccies.com to reserve your place

Posted on Thursday, 19 February 2015 @ 22:03
 

CANCELLED - Stirling County pre-match lunch, Saturday 14 March 2015.

Posted on Thursday, 19 February 2015 @ 14:45
 

This week: rugby in the park; reappearances after injuries; Currie friendly; this weekend's other games; Scotland 7s success; Glashan in Edinburgh squad; Grand Slam Dinner; and The Edinburgh Clan this Sunday.

Posted on Friday, 13 February 2015 @ 08:25
 

Saturday 28 March, Raeburn Place.
Gates open 12 noon, ko 2.30pm.
Family event. Free entry.

Posted on Monday, 09 February 2015 @ 10:15
 

Whites play Edinburgh Northern 2nds & Inverleith 2nds in Inverleith Park, ko 12 midday ------

Posted on Friday, 06 February 2015 @ 19:34
 

This week: cancellations, call offs and potential double-bookings - the frustrations of no rugby; 144th anniversary of the RFU - and reference to a surprising former member club; 1990 Grand Slam dinner; RP's first unified rugby fixture.

Posted on Thursday, 05 February 2015 @ 20:41
 

Accies Grand Slam Celebration Dinner
Friday 27 March 2015, Sheraton Hotel, Edinburgh
Tickets £95pp or £900 for table of ten

Posted on Thursday, 05 February 2015 @ 20:27
 

This week: making things difficult for ourselves; another win for the 2nd XV; launch of The Edinburgh Clan; congratulations to Nyle Godsmark and Chris Dean; and extra fixtures. 

Posted on Thursday, 29 January 2015 @ 17:33
 

The Edinburgh Clan, Scotland's second unified ruyby team will play their first match at Raeburn Place on 15 February, ko 12pm. Come and support, then watch the Scotland v Wales match on the TV in the clubhouse.

Posted on Thursday, 29 January 2015 @ 17:30
 

Games on today - Accies v Hawks, RP  - Accies 2nds v Hawks 2nds, Inverleith Park  - and Development XV v B'muir 3rds, Inverleith Park

Posted on Saturday, 24 January 2015 @ 09:27
 

Match preview, Premiership 16: Saturday 24 January 2015.
Accies 1st XV v Glasgow Hawks 1st XV, Raeburn Place, ko 2pm.

Posted on Thursday, 22 January 2015 @ 19:30
 

This week: loss to Gala; remaining league matches; 2nd XV update; CEC parks' policy; 6 nation picks; and a plea to support the team on Saturday.

Posted on Thursday, 22 January 2015 @ 15:00
 

Match report, Premiership 15, Saturday 17 January 2015.
Gala 1st XV 21-8 Accies 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 22 January 2015 @ 14:01
 

Match preview, Premiership 15: Saturday 17 January 2015.
Gala 1st XV v Accies 1st XV, Netherdale, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 15 January 2015 @ 19:30
 

This week: taking the shed roof off against Ayr; Callum Ramm's debut; BATs and EA players making their contribution; 2nd XV at the top of their league; pre-match lunch reminder; and an apology to David Cherry.

Posted on Thursday, 15 January 2015 @ 16:44
 

Match report, Premiership 14: Saturday 10 January 2015
Accies 1st XV 11-8 Ayr 1st XV

Posted on Wednesday, 14 January 2015 @ 16:52
 

We inspected the pitches at 8.30 this morning and the 1XV and 2XV games against Ayr are both on - the 1XV at Raeburn Place and the 2nd XV at Broughton High School.

Posted on Saturday, 10 January 2015 @ 09:32
 

Match preview, Premiership 14, Saturday 10 January 2015.
Accies v Ayr, Raeburn Place, ko 2pm.

Posted on Thursday, 08 January 2015 @ 20:38
 

This week: BT Cup 3rd round; 1st XV debuts; Ollie Atkins turns green; rest of the season; and underlying problems in the junior Reserve leagues.

Posted on Thursday, 08 January 2015 @ 16:06
 

Pre-match lunch before the Glasgow Hawks game on Saturday 24 January, Raeburn Place, 11.30am

Posted on Thursday, 08 January 2015 @ 15:25
 

Match report: BT cup round 3, Saturday 3 January 2015.
Accies 27-35 Hawick

Posted on Thursday, 08 January 2015 @ 15:24
 

On Saturday we welcome Hawick to Raeburn Place for a 3rd round BT Cup game - kick off 1.30pm to allow for extra time if needed. Both clubs progressed --------

Posted on Thursday, 01 January 2015 @ 20:06
 

We have inspected the pitch at RP and it is solid in places, cannot get a key into ground, and opinion is it will not be fit to play at 1.30-------

Posted on Monday, 29 December 2014 @ 09:23
 

We look forward to our annual Christmas game with the Co-Optimists, which will be played at Raeburn Place tomorrow (29 December), kick off at 1.30pm. This year the Co-Ops will be -----

Posted on Sunday, 28 December 2014 @ 17:32
 

Match preview, Edinburgh League Cup, Saturday 20 December 2014.
Accies 2nd XV v Currie 2nd XV, Raeburn Place, ko 1pm.

Posted on Friday, 19 December 2014 @ 12:50
 

This week: Nails, 1sts and 2nds; upcoming matches; reflections on 2014 and wishes for 2015; what happened to the wall; and a merry Christmas to all.

Posted on Thursday, 18 December 2014 @ 19:12
 

Match report, Premiership 13, Saturday 13 December 2014.
Heriot's 1st XV 32-20 Accies 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 18 December 2014 @ 17:30
 

Match preview, Premiership 13, Saturday 13 December 2014.
Heriot's v Accies, Goldenacre, ko 2pm.

Posted on Thursday, 11 December 2014 @ 22:40
 

This week: wins for 1st, 2nd and Dev XVs; entertaining 'Hasbeens'; Nyle's Rugby 7s campaign; Fraser Gillies and the Varsity match; a Christmas lunch; post-Christmas rugby, and preparing for Nailacre.

Posted on Thursday, 11 December 2014 @ 22:13
 

Match report, Premiership 12, Saturday 6 December 2014.
Accies 1st XV 18-15 Currie 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 11 December 2014 @ 21:33
 
Posted on Tuesday, 09 December 2014 @ 11:44
 

Match preview, Premiership 12, Saturday 6 December 2014.
Accies v Currie, Raeburn Place, ko 2pm

Posted on Thursday, 04 December 2014 @ 19:00
 

ACE report - session break down and progress update.

Posted on Thursday, 04 December 2014 @ 18:09
 

This week:Boroughmuir postmortem and Currie anticipation; Has-beens for lunch; congratulations to Nyle Godsmark and Sam Pecqueur; the Co-ops and the Cup; and a plea to put rugby before Christmas shopping...

Posted on Thursday, 04 December 2014 @ 17:45
 

We were saddened to hear of the passing of Lt General Sir Robert Richardson on 21 November.

Posted on Thursday, 04 December 2014 @ 17:19
 

Match report: Premiership 11, Saturday 29 November.
Boroughmuir 1st XV 22-16 Accies 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 04 December 2014 @ 16:59
 

Match preview, Premiership 11, 29 November 2014.
Boroughmuir v Accies, Meggetland, ko 3pm (floodlit).

Posted on Thursday, 27 November 2014 @ 19:00
 

This week:weather warning at Nailacre; back to the Premiership; BT Cup third round draw; congratulations to Sam Pecqueur; and the annual post-Christmas Co-optimists' game.

Posted on Thursday, 27 November 2014 @ 17:03
 

The fourth of our pre-match lunches takes place before the Currie BT Premiership league match on Saturday 6 December at 11.30am.

Posted on Wednesday, 26 November 2014 @ 17:27
 

This week: a Long Lunch and a Haka; victory in the second round of the BT Cup; the 2nd XV team to play Heriot's away on Friday at 7.30pm; and a return to Premiership rugby next week.

Posted on Thursday, 20 November 2014 @ 21:41
 

Match report: BT Cup round 2, Saturday 15 November 2014.
Accies 49-13 Jed-Forest

Posted on Thursday, 20 November 2014 @ 19:17
 

Match preview, BT Cup round 2, Saturday 15 November 2014.
Accies v Jed-Forest, Raeburn Place, ko 1.30pm

Posted on Thursday, 13 November 2014 @ 20:31
 

This week: a Scottish victory; the Long Lunch; the BT Cup - format and what happens if it's a draw; and the new Edinburgh League Cup explained.

Posted on Thursday, 13 November 2014 @ 20:12
 

This week: our President returns; a disappointing game against Melrose; BT Cup match against Jed-forest (15 Nov); Legs Bentley; and the Long Lunch.

Posted on Thursday, 06 November 2014 @ 12:00
 

Match report: Accies v Melrose, Saturday 6 November 2014.
Accies 1st XV 5-16 Melrose 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 06 November 2014 @ 08:18
 

Last week I was saddened to hear of the death at 93 of a Bradford RFC, Bradford and Bingley and Yorkshire stalwart, Leslie 'Legs' Bentley, who some of our older members will no doubt remember...

Posted on Wednesday, 05 November 2014 @ 21:42
 

Match preview, Premiership 10, 1 November 2014.
Accies v Melrose, Raeburn Place, ko 2pm.

Posted on Thursday, 30 October 2014 @ 20:14
 

This week: another great win; half-way through the Premiership; SRU President's Road Show; imminent return of our President; and remember kick offs are now 2pm.

Posted on Thursday, 30 October 2014 @ 20:07
 

Match report: Stirling County v Accies, Saturday 25 October 2014.
Stirling County 1st XV 15-21 Accies 1st XV
Stirling County 2nd XV 38-40 Accies 2nd XV

Posted on Thursday, 30 October 2014 @ 17:56
 

The Long Lunch with Sean Fitzpatrick & Special Guests   Prestonfield House Hotel Friday 14th November 2014, 12 for 12.30pm   Click here for advert.   Join one of the all-t...

Posted on Friday, 24 October 2014 @ 10:45
 

Match preview, Premiership 9, Saturday 25 October 2014.
Stirling County v Accies, Bridgehaugh Park, ko 3pm.

Posted on Thursday, 23 October 2014 @ 19:00
 

This week: back to winning ways at RP; international fame in the form of an Italian rugby programme; Melrose pre-match lunch; and international tickets.

Posted on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 @ 20:30
 

Match report: Accies v Hawick, Saturday 18 October 2014.
Accies 1st XV 28-13 Hawick 1st XV
Accies 2nd XV 20-7 Watsonians 2nd XV

Posted on Tuesday, 21 October 2014 @ 22:17
 

Match preview, Premiership 8: Accies v Hawick.
Raeburn Place, ko 3pm.
Match preview, team details and coach's comments.

Posted on Thursday, 16 October 2014 @ 19:43
 

This week: more results agony for the 1st XV; mid-term holidays; Melrose lunch; international tickets; 'Bungy' Watson; a refereeing course; and of course Saturday's forthcoming match against Hawick.

Posted on Wednesday, 15 October 2014 @ 22:18
 

Match report: Glasgow Hawks v Accies, Saturday 11 October 2014
Glasgow Hawks 1st XV 14-13 Accies 1st XV
Glasgow Hawks 2nd XV 9-22 Accies 2nd XV

Posted on Wednesday, 15 October 2014 @ 19:49
 

Details of an SRU-run Level 1 referee course.

Posted on Tuesday, 14 October 2014 @ 18:10
 

One hundred years ago this week, James Henry Digby 'Bungy' Watson - captain of Accies 1912/13, Barbarian and three-times England cap - died at sea, along with 524 others, when HMS Hawke was sunk...

Posted on Monday, 13 October 2014 @ 21:26
 

How to apply for Autumn Test and Six Nations international tickets for 2014/15 season.

NB - the deadline for ticket applications is 29 October 2014.

Posted on Monday, 13 October 2014 @ 15:15
 

Glasgow Hawks v Accies, Saturday 11 October 2014.
Old Anniesland, ko 3pm.
Match preview, team details and coach's comments.

Posted on Thursday, 09 October 2014 @ 22:41
 

This week: whilst John continues to enjoy the beauties of New Zealand, Frank 'the sub' muses on our run of 'close-but-not-quite' matches; reasons for hope; Saturday's game against Hawks; Alex Toolis turning Irish; and the Melrose pre-match lunch.

Posted on Thursday, 09 October 2014 @ 14:17
 

Match report: Accies v Gala, Saturday 4 October 2014
Accies 1st XV 19-26 Gala 1st XV
Accies 2nd XV 38-41 Gala 2nd XV

Posted on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 @ 17:28
 

Latest mini rugby news: guard of honour and mascot for 1st XV v Gala; success at Watsonians' tournament; looking forward to StewMel Lions' tournament.

Posted on Friday, 03 October 2014 @ 08:20
 

Details of the Co-Optimists' Quinquennial Dinner on 22 November.

Posted on Thursday, 02 October 2014 @ 20:19
 

Match preview: Accies v Gala, Saturday 4 October 2014.
Raeburn Place, ko 3pm
Team details and coach's comments

Posted on Thursday, 02 October 2014 @ 20:02
 

This week the Executive Chairman subs for our absent President - can he rise to the challenge?

Posted on Thursday, 02 October 2014 @ 19:49
 

Match report: Ayr v Accies, Saturday 27 September 2014
Ayr 1st XV 23-17 Accies 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 02 October 2014 @ 17:35
 

Match preview: Ayr v Accies, Saturday 27 September 2014
Millbrae, ko 3pm
Team details and coach's comment

Posted on Thursday, 25 September 2014 @ 20:05
 

This week: a tough result against Heriot's; pro players in the Premiership; BATs and Accies Scotland U20s; and our President prepares to depart for NZ.

Posted on Thursday, 25 September 2014 @ 19:59
 

Match report: Accies v Heriot's, SAturday 20 September 2014.

Accies 1st XV 26-28 Heriot's 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 25 September 2014 @ 19:53
 

Gala pre-match lunch, Saturday 4th October, Raeburn Place, 12.30pm.

Posted on Thursday, 25 September 2014 @ 08:27
 

Latests mini rugby news: guard of honour and mascot for 1st XV v Heriot's; P7s cake sale in aid of tour to Windermere; North Berwick tournament; Sunday coaching.

Posted on Wednesday, 17 September 2014 @ 21:59
 

Match preview: Currie v Accies, Saturday 13 September 2014
Malleny Park, ko 3pm
Team details and coach's comment

Posted on Thursday, 11 September 2014 @ 20:48
 

Match report: Accies v Boroughmuir, Saturday 6 September 2014
Accies 1st XV 15-33 Boroughmuir 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 11 September 2014 @ 20:38
 

This week: review of the start to the season; this week's matches and the start of the Dev XV's season; Heriot's pre-match lunch; and it's finally gone...

Posted on Thursday, 11 September 2014 @ 20:25
 

Match preview: Accies v Heriot's, Saturday 20 September
Raeburn Place, ko 3pm
Team details and coach's comments

Posted on Thursday, 11 September 2014 @ 12:28
 

This week: repairing the 2nd XV pitch damage; perspective on the season so far; this week's matches; and an explanation of how the Reserve Friendly League (in which the 3rd XV play) will work.

Posted on Thursday, 11 September 2014 @ 12:21
 

Match report: Currie v Accies, Saturday 13 September 2014

Currie 1st XV 38-19 Accies 1st XV

Posted on Thursday, 11 September 2014 @ 12:14
 

Heriot's pre-match lunch, Saturday 20 September 2014, Raeburn Place, 1pm.
Cost £30 per head - includes 2 course lunch, glass of wine and entry to game.
Email: lunches@edinburghaccies.com to book

Posted on Wednesday, 10 September 2014 @ 21:59
 

Match preview: Accies v Boroughmuir, Saturday 6 September 2014
Raeburn Place, ko 3pm
Team details and coach's comment

Posted on Thursday, 04 September 2014 @ 19:01
 

This week: mini and youth involvement with the senior Club; last week's game; Saturday's encounter with Boroughmuir; and the (potential and long-awaited) disappearance of something from Raeburn Place...

Posted on Thursday, 04 September 2014 @ 13:34
 

Match report: Melrose v Accies, Saturday 30 August 2014

Melrose 1st XV 27-14 Accies 1st XV
Melrose 2nd XV 14-29 Accies 2nd XV

Posted on Thursday, 04 September 2014 @ 13:26
 

Latests minis news: guard of honour and mascot for 1st XV v Boroughmuir; Sunday training; welcome BBQ.

Posted on Wednesday, 03 September 2014 @ 21:35
 

Announcing the winners of our communication surveys..

Posted on Wednesday, 03 September 2014 @ 21:07
 

Match preview: Melrose v Accies, Saturday 30 August 2014
The Greenyards, ko 3pm
Team details and coach's comment

Posted on Thursday, 28 August 2014 @ 20:34
 

The start of the season is finally here...

Posted on Thursday, 28 August 2014 @ 20:25
 

Details of squad changes for the new sesason.

Posted on Thursday, 28 August 2014 @ 20:15
 

Back to regular updates from our President. This week: final pre-season training, the pro draft and the rival attractions of rugby versus crime...

Posted on Friday, 22 August 2014 @ 08:29
 

Our first four drafted players were 'automatic' choices as they were first season full pros who were Club members last season - so Alex Allan, Alex Toolis, Chris Dean and Jamie Farndale (though ------

Posted on Thursday, 21 August 2014 @ 20:49
 

The Club is carrying out a series of surveys about its communications and would welcome your help. As a small thank you, everyone (18 or over) who completes a survey can enter a draw to win a bottle of whisky or champagne.

Posted on Saturday, 02 August 2014 @ 18:01
 

We are saddened to hear of the passing of ex-Accies captain, John Marshall, on Saturday 26th July, at the age of 82.

Posted on Friday, 01 August 2014 @ 11:21
 

The new season is fast approaching and our President is back at his computer. This week: RBS RugbyForce Day thanks; pre-season training and friendlies; first matches of the season; and an update on the state of the ground at RP...

Posted on Friday, 01 August 2014 @ 07:42
 

The revival of the Academical v Merchistonian rugby match and dinner in March was a resounding success. Just over £3,700 raised for Hearts & Balls and the two rugby clubs.

Posted on Thursday, 31 July 2014 @ 08:19
 

The Long Lunch with Sean Fitzpatrick is sold out but you can still put your name on the reserve list.

Posted on Wednesday, 30 July 2014 @ 14:12
 

Your Club needs you - please come along to the RBS RugbyForce day on Sunday 27 July from 10.00am and help us get Raeburn Place ready for the new season.

Posted on Thursday, 24 July 2014 @ 20:02
 

Planning permission for the development has been formally granted.

Posted on Wednesday, 02 July 2014 @ 12:53
 

Are you an ambitious player looking to develop your skills playing at the top level of Scottish club rugby? If so, read on...

Posted on Friday, 27 June 2014 @ 21:47
 

The Club AGM will be held in the Clubhouse at Raeburn Place on Tuesday 15 July, 7.00 for 7.30pm. All members are invited to attend.

Posted on Monday, 23 June 2014 @ 21:42
 

This week Phil Leck was interviewd by Informed Edinburgh. Read about his hopes and ambitions for the Club...

Posted on Thursday, 19 June 2014 @ 20:48
 

From Houston to Lyon, Auckland to Colwyn Bay and Milan to Raeburn Place, Accie players will be performing for their country or Club -------

Posted on Thursday, 05 June 2014 @ 23:53
 

This week - welcome to Phil Leck, more success for Accies players, winners at the Players' Awards, Thistles in the second leg of the GB7s series, Junior World Cup and looking ahead to next season...

Posted on Wednesday, 04 June 2014 @ 21:04
 
Looking for summer work in the events industry? Gallowglass, one of our main sponsors, is looking to recruit hard working crew members to work at The Commonwealth Games. If you are prepared t...
Posted on Friday, 30 May 2014 @ 18:25
 

This week - new Head Coach, Players' Awards evening, 7s and Accies players' successes, as well as the sad news of the passing of Keith Paterson-Brown.

Posted on Thursday, 29 May 2014 @ 13:47
 

BATs touch rugby on Wednesday evenings throughout the summer, 6.30-7.30pm.

Posted on Thursday, 29 May 2014 @ 13:45
 

We are delighted to announce that Phil Leck will be our new Head Coach.

Posted on Wednesday, 28 May 2014 @ 12:00
 

We are very saddend to hear Keith Paterson-Brown passed away on Tuesday 27 May, aged 85.

Posted on Tuesday, 27 May 2014 @ 18:06
 

This week: sevens success, congratulations to those Accies representing Scotland at various levels this summer and a warm welcome to attend the Players' Awards on Saturday 31 May.

Posted on Friday, 23 May 2014 @ 14:02
 

It's never too soon to start planning the long summer holidays. Put the BATs summer camp on your children's list...

Posted on Thursday, 15 May 2014 @ 19:14
 

It's an evening not to miss, at a very reasonable £20 a head, all profits go to BATs to help maintain the large amount of work we do in the community. With the demise ---------.

Posted on Friday, 09 May 2014 @ 21:08
 

This week, our President's thoughts on Sevens, the BATs P7 Tri-Nations tournament, the BATs S1 victory at Scotstoun and his own forthcoming holiday...

Posted on Thursday, 08 May 2014 @ 20:41
 

Congratulations to the BATs S1 squad who were victorious at the Glasgow 7s Festival of Rugby on Sunday 4 May.

Posted on Tuesday, 06 May 2014 @ 13:19
 

BATs P7s host a tri-nations tournament at Raeburn Place, Saturday 3 May, ko 12.00pm.

Posted on Thursday, 01 May 2014 @ 20:45
 

1st VII, Kelso, Saturday 03 May.
2nd VII, Musselburgh, Saturday 03 May.
1st VII, Earlston, Sunday 04 May.

Posted on Thursday, 01 May 2014 @ 20:37
 

Another quiet week at Raeburn Place... or maybe not!

Posted on Thursday, 01 May 2014 @ 20:11
 

7s report, Langholm, 26 April 2014.

Posted on Thursday, 01 May 2014 @ 20:00
 

Raeburn Place Foundation officially registered as a charity.

Posted on Monday, 28 April 2014 @ 13:19
 

Heras fencing along Comely Bank wall has been put in place by the City of Edinburgh Council for public safety.

Posted on Monday, 28 April 2014 @ 12:50
 

Six - yes six - Accies are named in the Scotland U20 squad to travel to the IRB Junior World Cup in New Zealand.

Posted on Sunday, 27 April 2014 @ 14:21
 

1st VII, Langholm, Saturday 26 April.
2nd VII, Penicuik, Saturday 26 April.
1st VII, Peebles, Sunday 27 April.

Posted on Friday, 25 April 2014 @ 08:32
 

More Kings of the Sevens, plus congratulations to our Scotland U20s players...

Posted on Friday, 25 April 2014 @ 08:14
 

1st VII @ Hawick 7s, Saturday 19 April
2nd VII @ Edinburgh Northern 7s, Saturday 19 April
1st VII @ Berwick 7s, Sunday 20 April

Posted on Friday, 18 April 2014 @ 10:56
 

Melrose 7s finals - the first for 65 years - end of the XVs season, more 7s and a plea for volunteers - get more invovled with the Club...

Posted on Friday, 18 April 2014 @ 09:47
 

Pictures of Melrose runners up 2014 and winners 1949

Posted on Sunday, 13 April 2014 @ 12:25
 

I left Lasswade on Saturday, for the short bus journey back to Raeburn Place with the players, elated with the squad and coaches for 'rescuing' our place at the 'top table' of Scottish Club Rugby, but 100% drained...

Posted on Friday, 11 April 2014 @ 08:22
 

On Saturday, the 1st VII will be at Melrose, where we have been drawn against Kelso in the 7th game of the Preliminary Round ----------

Posted on Thursday, 10 April 2014 @ 22:18
 

We were saddened to hear last week that Robin C Morrison passed away after a short illness, aged 69. Accies was a huge part of Robins's life and ------

Posted on Thursday, 10 April 2014 @ 17:38
 

Edinburgh Accies are looking to recruit a Head Coach to lead the 1st XV into the 2014/15 season and beyond. Details and how to apply...

Posted on Wednesday, 09 April 2014 @ 19:59
 

Play-off result, Accies 23-13 StewMel play-off. Post match photo and video footage.

Posted on Monday, 07 April 2014 @ 09:22
 

We start our Border Kings of the Sevens trail tomorrow at Gala, first tie at 3pm.

Posted on Friday, 04 April 2014 @ 11:13
 

Our President's thoughts on last week's matches - Accies v Merchi and BATs U18s v Edinburgh Academy - and the crunch match against StewMel on Saturday...

Posted on Friday, 04 April 2014 @ 08:46
 

Thoughts on this week's play-off match against StewMel and our team list.

Posted on Thursday, 03 April 2014 @ 21:20
 

This is the BIG one. Saturday 5 April, Accies v StewMel at Lasswade RFC, ko 3pm. Your support is needed more than ever - please be there...

Posted on Thursday, 03 April 2014 @ 09:58
 

BATs U18s v Edinburgh Academy, Wed 2 April, Raeburn Place, 5.30pm

Posted on Wednesday, 02 April 2014 @ 09:30
 

DVDs of the Academicals v Merchistonians match now availabe to buy.

Posted on Wednesday, 02 April 2014 @ 08:29
 

Changes to the 1st XV squad coaching team.

Posted on Tuesday, 01 April 2014 @ 12:56
 

Our President's thoughts on the challenge facing the 1st XV next Saturday, plus details of two exciting matches - the Academicals v Merchistonians revival game and the Ed Saunders' Cup...

Posted on Thursday, 27 March 2014 @ 14:15
 

On 2 April, at Raeburn Place, BATs U18s will play their annual fixture against the Edinburgh Academy 1st XV for the Ed Saunders’ Cup.

Posted on Monday, 24 March 2014 @ 13:26
 

1st XV v Stirling, Raeburn Place, 3pm
2nd XV v Selkirk, Philiphaugh, 3pm
Dev XV v Boroughmuir, home (Broughton HS pitch), 3pm
Whites v StewMel CANCELLED

Posted on Thursday, 20 March 2014 @ 21:35
 

Another successful Accies/BATs Minis tournament was held at New Field on Sunday 16 March.

Posted on Thursday, 20 March 2014 @ 20:16
 

Saturday 22nd March, Raeburn Place, 12.30pm We will be having the last of our pre-match lunches before the Stirling RBS Premiership league match on Saturday. Our pre-match lunc...

Posted on Monday, 17 March 2014 @ 14:14
 

This week our President muses on the nail-biting final matches of our Premiership season...

Posted on Friday, 14 March 2014 @ 08:28
 

16 Premiership games down and two to go, both at Raeburn Place - Heriot's on Saturday and Stirling a week later...

Posted on Thursday, 13 March 2014 @ 23:27
 

The Premiership game against Heriot's is off and many will no doubt be wondering why...

Posted on Friday, 07 March 2014 @ 18:48
 

1st XV v Heriot's postponed and the rest of this week's fixtures.

Posted on Friday, 07 March 2014 @ 13:57
 

We have looked at Raeburn Place again and although probably ok to play at the moment, we cannot second guess others views and so the game will now be played on the 3G pitch at Murrayfield, ko 4pm.

Posted on Friday, 21 February 2014 @ 16:27
 

Raeburn Place ko 3pm or Murrayfield 4pm - we will let you know asap re where game will be played, hopefully Raeburn Place but after last week ..........?

Posted on Friday, 21 February 2014 @ 10:58
 

Last week's Scottish Cup match was postoned because Aberdeen felt the pitch was 'unsafe'. Read our President's thoughts on that and the availability, or not, of Scotland U20 players here...

Posted on Friday, 21 February 2014 @ 10:40
 

'Plan A' is to play Aberdeen at Raeburn Place, ko 3pm on 22 February. If pitch not fit again, we have 'Plan B' and booked the 3G 'all weather' pitch at Murrayfield, where the kick off would ----

Posted on Tuesday, 18 February 2014 @ 19:45
 

Pitch inspections have taken place at Raeburn Place and Broughton HS so - 1XV v Aberdeen, game on at Raeburn Place - ko 2.30 - 2XV v Gala  -----------

Posted on Saturday, 15 February 2014 @ 09:30
 

What is going on in Scottish rugby? Find out what our President thinks in his blog this week...

Posted on Thursday, 13 February 2014 @ 21:50
 

On Saturday we play Aberdeen in the quarter final of the RBS Scottish Cup, at Raeburn Place, kick off 2.30pm. The 2nd and Development XVs are also at home and the Whites are away to Preston Lodge.

Posted on Thursday, 13 February 2014 @ 20:23
 

It's been one of those weeks ... find out why in this week's President's blog

Posted on Thursday, 06 February 2014 @ 22:47
 

Accies' Centre of Excellence - the story so far this season... (for full story, click the header).

Posted on Wednesday, 05 February 2014 @ 21:47
 

Academicals v Merchistonians Rugby Revival Dinner
Sat 29 March 2014
Rugby Match at Raeburn Place 2pm ko
Dinner at The President’s Suite, Murrayfield, 7pm ko

Posted on Tuesday, 04 February 2014 @ 14:56
 

This week we have a difficult trip to play Gala at Netherdale, where we will be without a third of our XV because of international duties - Sam Pecqueur and ---------

Posted on Friday, 31 January 2014 @ 17:24
 

This week our President muses on waterlogged pitches, lunch and our contribution to the Scotland A and Scotland U20s squads...

Posted on Friday, 31 January 2014 @ 13:29
 

Accies chosen for Scotland A and Scotland U20

Posted on Wednesday, 29 January 2014 @ 16:23
 

1st XV v Heriot's 1st XV, Raeburn Place, 2pm
2nd XV v Heriot's 2nd XV, New Field, 2pm
Whites v Portobello 2nd XV, Cavalry Park, 2pm

Development XV v Dunfermline 2nd XV - POSTPONED

Posted on Friday, 24 January 2014 @ 16:59
 

The full President's Blog is now available. This week John writes about Pontypridd, this week's matches, our U20s and Scotland Club players, the RBS Scottish Cup and encourages club supporters to come along to Saturday's match against Heriot's.

Posted on Friday, 24 January 2014 @ 08:31
 

This week we take the last step on our six mach involvement in the B&I Cup when we head south to Wales, to play Pontypridd. Our pool will go down to ---------

Posted on Thursday, 16 January 2014 @ 23:17
 

This week the President writes about London Scottish, Pontypridd, Scotland U20s and the Development XV.

Posted on Thursday, 16 January 2014 @ 20:01
 

Four young Accies - Phil Cringle, Jamie Farndale, Sam Pecqueur and Ruairidh Young - have been included in the -------

Posted on Wednesday, 15 January 2014 @ 20:56
 

B&I Cup match - Accies v London Scottish, Raeburn Place, 2pm
2nd XV - no match
Development XV - Accies v Lasswade, Broughton HS, 11am
Whites - Accies v Watsons, Myreside, 2pm

Posted on Thursday, 09 January 2014 @ 21:45
 

Happy new year; remaining Premiership matches this season; Co-optimists; and London Scottish...

Posted on Thursday, 09 January 2014 @ 21:33
 

Happy new year to all our supporters and a quick reminder that the 1st XV will be back in B&I Cup action on Saturday (11 Jan) against London Scottish.

Posted on Monday, 06 January 2014 @ 21:39
 

Don't forget - Accies v Co-Ops, Friday, ko 2pm - Three sets of brothers, two lots of two, one lot of three (including twins) and another Denton (brother of David) face the Co-ops tomorrow - our XV is -----

Posted on Thursday, 26 December 2013 @ 19:33
 

On behalf of Accies I would like to take the opportunity to wish you a very merry Christmas and a happy and successful New Year and -----

Posted on Tuesday, 24 December 2013 @ 18:35
 

On Friday, 27th December, we will be playing our traditional fixture against the Co-Optimists --- kick off 2pm ----------

Posted on Sunday, 22 December 2013 @ 21:13
 

Premiership match - Melrose v Accies, Greenyards, ko 2pm.
2nd XV match - Hills 2nd XV v Accies 2nd XV, Glasgow, ko 2pm.

Posted on Thursday, 19 December 2013 @ 22:23
 

Last Premiership game of 2013; the Co-ops match; representative honours for various squad members; and festive good wishes...

Posted on Thursday, 19 December 2013 @ 21:59
 

-------- The coaches have made a number of changes to our starting team this week, taking account of players who need a break, those made available ----------

Posted on Friday, 13 December 2013 @ 00:12
 

London Welsh, carols with the Jedburgh Instrumental Brass Band, final Premiership game of 2013 and the annual fixture against the Co-optimists...

Posted on Thursday, 12 December 2013 @ 21:00
 

Latest update on the development of Raeburn Place - Edinburgh Academical Club EGM

Posted on Thursday, 12 December 2013 @ 19:10
 

Saturday 11th January, The Edinburgh Academy, 11am We will be hosting the fifth of our pre-match lunches before the London Scottish B&I Cup match on Saturday 11th January. The lunche...

Posted on Tuesday, 10 December 2013 @ 12:31
 

This week it's back to the B&I Cup for the first of our back-to-back fixtures with London Welsh. It's going to be no mean test for us. They -------

Posted on Thursday, 05 December 2013 @ 21:03
 

One could say, “what goes round comes round!” Or one could say, “how did we lose that?”...

Posted on Thursday, 05 December 2013 @ 19:16
 

The Accies XV to play Sydney University on Wednesday (4th December) at Raeburn Place, ko 6.30 is ----

Posted on Tuesday, 03 December 2013 @ 21:34
 

------- A win for us against Currie, like last week one of those '8 pointers', means we go 18 points clear of them, and a step nearer to the group above us ------

Posted on Thursday, 28 November 2013 @ 21:15
 

Happier days; league position update; Sydney University; Cooptimists; and this week's match...

Posted on Thursday, 28 November 2013 @ 19:44
 

Accies XV v Sydney University, Raeburn Place, Wednesday 4 December, ko 6.30pm ------

Posted on Sunday, 24 November 2013 @ 22:48
 

Some disappointing rugby, visiting Irish and Australian teams, the inspiration that is Joost van der Westhuizen and looking ahead to Saturday's match against Stirling...

Posted on Thursday, 21 November 2013 @ 22:14
 

Saturday sees us play Stirling County at Bridgehaugh - two clubs, both in the B&I Cup, and both struggling to find their form -------

Posted on Thursday, 21 November 2013 @ 20:36
 

Disappointment and hope; Lewis Niven and Lee Jones; the Long Lunch; and this weekend's matches...

Posted on Thursday, 14 November 2013 @ 22:13
 

This week we make our first trip to the Borders this season to play Hawick at Mansfield Park, in the first of three crucial Premiership games -------

Posted on Thursday, 14 November 2013 @ 21:47
 

On Tuesday Lewis Niven became the first product of BATs  ------ Lee Jones who has played a couple of games for us this season ------

Posted on Wednesday, 13 November 2013 @ 19:40
 

After last week's success, we have another testing game on Saturday, this time with Ayr. Ayr like us are in the B&I Cup this season, where we have ---------

Posted on Friday, 08 November 2013 @ 20:12
 

We will be having the legendary BATs Christmas Charity Lunch & Carols on the now traditional last Sunday before Christmas. This year we are in for a treat as our carol singing will be accompan...

Posted on Friday, 08 November 2013 @ 14:20
 

Granting of Conservation Area Consent for the development plans.

Posted on Thursday, 07 November 2013 @ 19:37
 

Saturday 14th December, The Grange Club, 11.30am We will be having the fourth of our pre-match lunches before the London Welsh B&I Cup match on Saturday 14th December. The lunches so far this ...

Posted on Wednesday, 06 November 2013 @ 16:53
 

1st XV v Aberdeen, Raeburn Place, 2pm On Saturday we welcome Aberdeen to Raeburn Place for our return Premiership game. When we met at Rubislaw in the first week of September we won 18-17, ha...

Posted on Thursday, 31 October 2013 @ 21:04
 

Disappointing results, our position in the Premiership, Scotland's autumn internationals and Sydney University's ambitious 150th anniversary rugby tour.

Posted on Thursday, 31 October 2013 @ 20:48
 

After a two week break for the B&I Cup our 1XV get back to Premiership action against Hawks at Old Anniesland on Saturday ------

Posted on Thursday, 24 October 2013 @ 20:58
 

Sunday 24th November, Whighams Wine Cellars, 12.30pm Nicholas Henderson, a good Accies man and proprietor of Whighams, has been a long time and steadfast sponsor of the Club for many years. In re...

Posted on Thursday, 24 October 2013 @ 16:05
 

------ we welcome Chris Dean into the centre. Jamie Farndale is back in the starting line up and there is a first appearance for Alex Toolis in the squad ------

Posted on Thursday, 17 October 2013 @ 20:22
 

B&I Cup reflections and looking ahead to London Scottish, plus 2nd XV home game for those not travelling south...

Posted on Thursday, 17 October 2013 @ 07:52
 

This week we have another first for the Club when we play our first game against a full time professional side, London Scottish, who we have not played for some time...

Posted on Wednesday, 16 October 2013 @ 21:36
 

Our first game in the B&I Cup and against an opposition who are a bit of an unknown and we have not played before in our 156 years -------

Posted on Thursday, 10 October 2013 @ 21:55
 

B&I Cup build-up, success for our young players, International match tickets and a gentle reminder to come along and support the team on Saturday as Accies take on Pontypridd RFC...

Posted on Thursday, 10 October 2013 @ 21:16
 

We are only at the beginning of October and already nearly half way through the Premiership fixtures - just Gala, Stirling and Ayr and we will have played ---------

Posted on Friday, 04 October 2013 @ 17:26
 

The rugby roller-coaster: from elation to disappoinment and back to hope...

Posted on Thursday, 03 October 2013 @ 22:30
 

Local derbies always bring something extra, and there will be nothing different this week, when we meet our north Edinburgh Premiership rivals at Nailacre --------

Posted on Friday, 27 September 2013 @ 18:30
 

On Saturday we welcome Melrose to what their President referred to on their web site as "salubrious Raeburn Place". Melrose arrive having won all their games this season...

Posted on Thursday, 19 September 2013 @ 21:30
 

Fighting spirit, Alex Blair and our Rugby Mission 2021...

Posted on Thursday, 19 September 2013 @ 20:47
 

Melrose Pre-Match Lunch, Saturday 21st September, Raeburn Place, 12.30pm.

Posted on Wednesday, 18 September 2013 @ 09:12
 

We have some team changes this week. In the three-quarters Iain Berthinussen makes a come back, after a broken toe against Wanderers pre-season, and ---------

Posted on Friday, 13 September 2013 @ 13:57
 

Hawick, Ponty and Melrose, plus Mike Blair's hot tip for the B&I Cup...

Posted on Thursday, 12 September 2013 @ 19:33
 

We discovered our third opponents in the B&I Cup yesterday when Pontypridd came from behind to beat Cardiff 22-19, maintaing their 18 month home undefeated record. So our B&I fixtures ------

Posted on Sunday, 08 September 2013 @ 15:12
 

Two close looking shaves on the trot for our 1XV - though we were well in control in the second half last week at Aberdeen - and now for Hawick ---------

Posted on Friday, 06 September 2013 @ 19:16
 

Two games gone - two wins - and both by one point. It's a good start and unlike the early part of last season, the close wins are in our favour.

Posted on Thursday, 05 September 2013 @ 22:40
 

After last week's last minute close shave win by one point, Accies head off to Aberdeen, where last season they were on ---------

Posted on Friday, 30 August 2013 @ 20:51
 

The last time Accies played Hawks, the last game of the 2011/12 season, was a winner take all game - the winner stayed in ------

Posted on Friday, 23 August 2013 @ 20:31
 

Accies captain for 2013/14 season will be Greg Campbell. He has a tough act to follow in Dan Teague, but Greg is cut from the same cloth as Dan, being an ------

Posted on Thursday, 22 August 2013 @ 19:37
 

After last week's useful runout against Wanderers we step up a level and play our south Edinburgh rivals Watsonians at Myerside. ----------

Posted on Friday, 16 August 2013 @ 11:25
 

On Saturday BATs are holding their inaugural U18 sevens tournament at Raeburn Place, where they are hosting sevens from; -------

Posted on Friday, 16 August 2013 @ 11:20
 

On the B&I front we now know our Welsh opposition will be the winner of the game to be played on 7th September between Cardiff and Pontypridd. We await -------

Posted on Friday, 16 August 2013 @ 11:13
 

Clubhouse and grounds were hired out to Sainsbury's on Sunday 4 August.

Posted on Monday, 05 August 2013 @ 12:26
 

Accies and BATs RugbyForce Family Day, Saturday 10 August from 13.00 - read on for full details.

Posted on Monday, 05 August 2013 @ 07:41
 

The development plans for Raeburn Place have been approved by the City of Edinburgh Council.

Posted on Thursday, 01 August 2013 @ 20:04
 

On balance, this newspaper supports that view, believing it to be positive for Stockbridge as a whol .......

Posted on Wednesday, 24 July 2013 @ 17:57
 

Planning officials have recommend that city councillors back the move to develop the playing facilities, function centre and retail outlets at Raeburn Place ----------

Posted on Wednesday, 24 July 2013 @ 17:46
 

Simon Cross, Edinburgh Accies head coach, will be leaving the Club immediately to take up a full time coaching position in the Aviva Premiership in England. Simon has been Accies ----

Posted on Sunday, 30 June 2013 @ 23:23
 

Full pre-season training starts on Tuesday, 2 July and continues through July and August, every Tuesday and Thursday, ready to start at 7pm ---------

Posted on Saturday, 29 June 2013 @ 13:36
 

It’s an exciting draw. We are working really hard to continue to professionalise the set-up at Accies and this (competition) gives us the opportunity to challenge the players and ourselves -------

Posted on Friday, 28 June 2013 @ 13:01
 

Last night at a glittering dinner at Raeburn Place the annual Accies Player's Awards were presented. The recipients were -------

Posted on Saturday, 01 June 2013 @ 12:44
 

Amongst others, the squad for our two teams will come from - Ed Stuart, Kit Walker, Ian Salter, Neil Criggie,Chris Murray, --------

Posted on Friday, 31 May 2013 @ 13:39
 

The latest update about the development plans is now available, including details of the site visit and expected hearing date, plus some development myths dispelled and how you can help.

Posted on Friday, 31 May 2013 @ 13:24
 

Pre-season will start for the front 5 on the 4th June - and run for 4 weeks before all others will join in at the beginning of July. --------

Posted on Wednesday, 29 May 2013 @ 23:18
 

Accies VII brought their most successful sevens season for many many years to a great end by winning the Royal Scots Sevens at Dreghorn last Saturday --------

Posted on Wednesday, 29 May 2013 @ 22:58
 

Edinburgh Accies AGM will be held on Wednesday 5 June, 2013, at Raeburn Place, 7.00 for 7.30 -------

Posted on Wednesday, 29 May 2013 @ 22:55
 

-------- Jeremy Richardson announced that retiring captain Dan Teague had been awarded an Honorary Life Membership of the Edinburgh Academical Football Club ------

Posted on Saturday, 11 May 2013 @ 15:48
 

Accies VII rolls on to the Selkirk Tournament this Saturday after reaching the final at Kelso and the quater-finals at -------

Posted on Friday, 10 May 2013 @ 14:23
 

Accies VII, currently 3rd in the Kings of the 7s table, are at Kelso on Saturday and Earlston on Sunday ---

Posted on Saturday, 04 May 2013 @ 01:17
 

The Accies 1st VII reached the final of the Langholm round of the Kings of the 7s, where they lost out to Selkirk 10-36. On the way to the final Accies beat ------

Posted on Saturday, 27 April 2013 @ 21:00
 

The 1st VII are at Langholm on Saturday and Peebles on Sunday. The 2XV play their last game of the season tomorrow against Currie 2nds at --------

Posted on Friday, 26 April 2013 @ 20:34
 

Congratulations to Jamie Farndale, Ruairidh Young and Callum Black - all in the Scotland U20 squad for June's Junior World Championships in France. They are accompanied by Accies head ------

Posted on Friday, 26 April 2013 @ 19:58
 

Accies 1st VII will be at the Hawick (Saturday) and Berwick (Sunday) King of the Sevens tournaments this weekend - the squad is -------

Posted on Friday, 19 April 2013 @ 17:07
 

On, Wednesday, 17 April, BATs will play their annual match against The Edinburgh Academy 1XV for the Ed Saunders' Trophy - kick off 5.30 at Raeburn Place -------

Posted on Sunday, 14 April 2013 @ 20:50
 

The Accies VII will be at the annual Melrose Sevens this week where they have been drawn against Howe of Fife in the 7th game of the Preliminary Round. The winners ---------

Posted on Friday, 12 April 2013 @ 15:09
 

Accies is in discussions with local businesses to provide a loyalty scheme for members that it is hoped will offer benefits to members and local traders alike.

Posted on Tuesday, 09 April 2013 @ 20:06
 

All Premiership games now played - Accies finish 4th - and B&I Cup next season -------

Posted on Saturday, 06 April 2013 @ 21:53
 

There is of course no Accies 1st XV game, though all eyes and ears will be on the mobile, looking at the scores of the remaining two Premiership games!!! When, whatever happens - other than --------

Posted on Friday, 05 April 2013 @ 14:17
 

This is an extract from the Scottish Rugby Blog's Premiership Team of the Season -------

Posted on Sunday, 31 March 2013 @ 11:36
 

Heriots lost to Currie today, which leaves Accies as the top Edinburgh Club in the Premiership this season - with Accies 3rd on 44 points, Heriots 4th on 42, Currie 7th on --------

Posted on Saturday, 30 March 2013 @ 21:05
 

On Saturday the 2nds are at the Greenyards to play Melrose 2nds - ko 3pm. Melrose won the earlier game 23-20 at Raeburn Place, though they are 4 points behind us ---------

Posted on Friday, 29 March 2013 @ 19:21
 

Accies prop, Alex Allan, has been named as one of this year’s recipients of the John Macphail Scholarship and will spend 15 weeks in New Zealand playing for a club in the Christchurch ------

Posted on Wednesday, 27 March 2013 @ 15:19
 

For the third week running, there is little that needs saying about the importance of this game (Boroughmuir v Accies) to the Club! ------

Posted on Thursday, 21 March 2013 @ 21:45
 

That old saying “shoot for the moon and you’ll end up among the stars” is central to Edinburgh Accies’ approach as they head into a crucial RBS Premiership rugby clash against Dundee ----

Posted on Sunday, 17 March 2013 @ 10:04
 

For those not going to watch the 1XV at Dundee, Raeburn Place will be open from 2.30 to watch the last three 6 Nations games for 2013 on TV ----------

Posted on Friday, 15 March 2013 @ 20:31
 

As with last week's game, there is little that needs saying about the importance of this week's game against Dundee at Mayfield (ko 3pm) to the Club! ------------

Posted on Thursday, 14 March 2013 @ 23:44
 

There is little that needs saying about the importance of this Saturday's game against Stirling to the Club! ---------

Posted on Thursday, 07 March 2013 @ 21:03
 

There is no Accies 1XV game this weekend - it is the first round of the National Cup, and Accies did not qualify for that, so a week off to build up for the final three weeks of

Posted on Thursday, 28 February 2013 @ 20:34
 

Four games to go for Accies and still there are possibilities of any of eight of the 10 teams in the Premiership finishing anywhere from 3rd to 10th. With ------

Posted on Friday, 22 February 2013 @ 16:02
 

In the second half of April, Alan Biggar will drive his 42 year old Morgan sportscar round the 6 Nations' rugby stadiums to raise funds for Teenage Cancer Trust ----------

Posted on Sunday, 17 February 2013 @ 19:28
 

This week Accies step up another level and off they go to Ayr, to play the Premiership leaders. Five games to go - five more cup finals --------

Posted on Thursday, 14 February 2013 @ 22:54
 

Accies however do go with a team of out and out Accies - lads who have trained hard, played hard and want to play in the Accies blue and white hoops ---------

Posted on Friday, 08 February 2013 @ 18:11
 

The 1XV game against Biggar is off as Biggar cannot get a team. The bar at RP will open from 1.15 so you can come and -----

Posted on Thursday, 31 January 2013 @ 23:01
 

The weather hasn't relented - at least in Dundee - so we will not be getting back to Premiership rugby after having a 'break' for the Cup - because Dundee called the game off this --------

Posted on Friday, 25 January 2013 @ 19:47
 

Accies Cup game against Biggar is off -----------

Posted on Saturday, 19 January 2013 @ 09:37
 

We are very pleased to see a number of Accies players in the news this week --------

Posted on Friday, 18 January 2013 @ 21:12
 

1XV v Biggar - pitch inspection 10am in morning - though very doubtful, 2XV game OFF, U20s game OFF --------

Posted on Friday, 18 January 2013 @ 20:53
 

Scotland play Ireland on Sunday 24th February - this will be preceded by an American Themed Quiz Night on Saturday 23rd February at Raeburn Place. From 7pm in the Clubhouse - firs...

Posted on Friday, 18 January 2013 @ 16:01
 

We have two games this week - the 1XV playing Musselburgh at Raeburn Place and the Whites playing Watsonians 3rds at Myreside - both kick off at 2pm -------

Posted on Friday, 11 January 2013 @ 19:44
 

Mike Blair, Scotland's most-capped scrum-half, has announced that he is to retire from international rugby, bringing an end to a career that saw him win 85 caps -------

Posted on Monday, 07 January 2013 @ 20:21
 

For the 1XV, games don't come much bigger than this week's derby game against the Nails at Raeburn Place. As usual there is the intense rivalry that exists between Accies and ---------

Posted on Friday, 04 January 2013 @ 09:39
 

Accies vs Peebles at the Gytes  - kick off midday Saturday!

Posted on Friday, 28 December 2012 @ 21:56
 

Club training over New Year - Saturday 29th - All 1XV squad and any others - RP 10am, Wednesday 2nd - All, RP 7pm ---------

Posted on Friday, 28 December 2012 @ 09:51
 

Raeburn Place and New Field are under water - looked else where, but cannot find suitable pitch to play on. So, Unfortunately GAME OFF

Posted on Thursday, 27 December 2012 @ 10:18
 

To our supporters and friends, all of us at Accies extend our warmest wishes for the Holiday Season and wish you a prosperous and peaceful New Year -------

Posted on Sunday, 23 December 2012 @ 19:47
 

On Thursday, 27th December, we will be playing our traditional fixture against the Co-Optimists - kick off at 1.30 ----------

Posted on Saturday, 22 December 2012 @ 23:16
 

After Accies arrived at Melrose, the game was called off. Accies wanted to play, Melrose did not want to play and the referee decided -------

Posted on Saturday, 22 December 2012 @ 15:01
 

Games don't come much bigger than Saturday's visit to Melrose for Accies. The last Premiership game of 2013 against one of Scotland's best, ----------

Posted on Friday, 21 December 2012 @ 10:08
 

Watsonians v Accies Edinburgh Cup game, Myreside, MONDAY 17th DECEMBER, KO 7.15

Posted on Sunday, 16 December 2012 @ 21:01
 

Both Myreside and Raeburn Place unfit to play, so Watsonians v Accies Cup game is OFF today

THE CLUBS HAVE AGREED THE GAME WILL BE PLAYED ON MONDAY 17th DECEMBER, KO 7.15

Posted on Saturday, 15 December 2012 @ 10:35
 

1XV - Watsonians and Accies will check grounds at 10am and decision made then - if Myreside fit, play there Saturday, ko 3pm - if Myreside unfit and RP fit, play at RP, ko 2pm. The Sunday option is off -----

Posted on Friday, 14 December 2012 @ 20:04
 

The 1XV take on Watsonians at Myreside in the Edinburgh Cup - kick off 3pm. As a contingency, if Myerside is unfit on Saturday, we will look at ------

Posted on Thursday, 13 December 2012 @ 20:56
 

All Accies games OFF this weekend

Posted on Saturday, 08 December 2012 @ 10:44
 

1XV v Musselburgh There will be a pitch inspection at 10.30am Saturday.  On Friday afternoon there were some large pools on the pitch, as still frozen below surface. All other Accies games are OFF

Posted on Friday, 07 December 2012 @ 21:03
 

This week we have four games again. The 1XV welcome Musselburgh to Raeburn Place for the next round of the Edinburgh Cup. Last time I looked, there were three ex-Accies in --------

Posted on Thursday, 06 December 2012 @ 21:52
 

An update on the games for Saturday; 1XV v Stirling - inspection in morning, 2XV at Selkirk - inspection in morning, U20s ---------

Posted on Friday, 30 November 2012 @ 20:04
 

Every now and then big games come up that can define a successful season or not. On Saturday, Accies have one of those at Raeburn Place - when --------

Posted on Thursday, 29 November 2012 @ 19:49
 

This week there is only one Accies game, the 1XV playing in the Edinburgh Cup against Boroughmuir at Raeburn Place - kick off 1pm. Both clubs -------

Posted on Thursday, 22 November 2012 @ 23:21
 

This week Accies have no 1XV game - the 1XV getting a well deserved rest - but a very young Accies 2nds will be at home against Hawks 2nds, ko 11.45 -----

Posted on Friday, 16 November 2012 @ 19:59
 

In the week Accies were pleased to announce a renewed sponsorship deal with HM The Queen’s silversmiths, Hamilton and Inches, and the youth charity SkillForce, whose patron is Prince William ----

Posted on Saturday, 03 November 2012 @ 09:07
 

Accies 1XV settled squad sees a couple of rotations for this week's game against Currie at Raeburn Place. Callum Reid drops to the bench with Andrew Findlater ------

Posted on Saturday, 27 October 2012 @ 10:01
 

After last week's third close loss this season Accies make the long(ish) journey to Aberdeen to play their eighth game of the Premiership, one more to --------

Posted on Friday, 12 October 2012 @ 17:30
 

Two in two has certainly boosted Accies season - and on Saturday they look forward to defending Ayr's challenge for the Bill McLaren Shield. Last week's win ------

Posted on Thursday, 04 October 2012 @ 22:55
 

This week Accies have the honour of defending the Bill McLaren Shield, that they had the pleasure (an enormous pleasure too!) of taking from -------

Posted on Friday, 28 September 2012 @ 12:21
 

There was a strong performance at the P3 level, with Accies Minis team winning 6 out of their 7 touch rugby games. And better still from the BATs P7’s who 

Posted on Tuesday, 25 September 2012 @ 17:21
 

On 5th October, after the 'Long Lunch with David Campese', David Campese will be running a coaching session at Raeburn Place for a number of young ------

Posted on Friday, 21 September 2012 @ 21:27
 

Drawn one, lost three is not a fair return for Accies efforts in the first four games, but that is where Accies are and they know they need to address that --------

Posted on Friday, 21 September 2012 @ 10:05
 

Raeburn Place is a sports ground with major historical significance. It’s of course the home to our Club, the Edinburgh Academical Football Club (Accies), the oldest rugby club in -------

Posted on Tuesday, 18 September 2012 @ 10:02
 

This weekend we welcome both Melrose 1XV and 2XVs to Raeburn Place, where we are sure of some good rugby -------

Posted on Friday, 14 September 2012 @ 18:30
 

The match will take place at Force Headquarters on Sunday, September 16th at 2pm and will see officers take on a team of ex-internationals including Scott Hastings, Doddie Weir, Sean Lineen ---------

Posted on Sunday, 09 September 2012 @ 21:16
 

This week both the 1XV and 2XV are on the road and same bus as they head to Bridgehaugh, to play Stirling --------

Posted on Friday, 07 September 2012 @ 13:09
 

The 1XV has their first home game of the season against last season's high flyers Gala. Gala were promoted with Accies two seasons ago and -------

Posted on Friday, 31 August 2012 @ 16:54
 

Accies team for the first RBS Premiership game against Currie at Malleny Park on Saturday, ko 3pm, has been announced. It is --------

Posted on Thursday, 23 August 2012 @ 22:15
 

On the prospects for the season, Cross said - 'It has taken three seasons, but we now have considerable strength in depth across the 1XV and 2XV squads. Having used -------

Posted on Thursday, 23 August 2012 @ 15:28
 

BY HIS own assessment, Simon Cross enjoyed a ten-year career as a professional rugby player only by constantly going the extra mile to ensure ------

Posted on Wednesday, 22 August 2012 @ 21:22
 

Only five days to go until the new season and a new league begins. It hardly seems -------

Posted on Tuesday, 21 August 2012 @ 09:34
 

As luck has it, late on Thursday evening we were invited to take the place of Wharfedale RFC, who could not find accommodation in Edinburgh --------

Posted on Friday, 17 August 2012 @ 09:50
 

In the recent Premiership pro players ‘draft’ , Edinburgh players; Alex Black, Lewis Niven, Greig Tonks, Dimitri Basalaia, David Denton, Greig Laidlaw and Ross Rennie were -------

Posted on Friday, 17 August 2012 @ 09:44
 

The season starts on 25 August - and what a season we are in for. The new - home and away - 10 team RBS Premiership will be as tough a league as we have seen since ------

Posted on Friday, 10 August 2012 @ 12:05
 

We now have our pre-season games confirmed - they will all be at Raeburn Place --------

Posted on Wednesday, 01 August 2012 @ 17:05
 

The Stockbridge Edinburgh Facebook page has posted the question ------------

Posted on Friday, 27 July 2012 @ 15:25
 

Simon WEBSTER, who retired from pro rugby at the end of last season as Edinburgh’s second highest ever try-scorer and the only player to register a touchdown for Scotland in the last four meetings with the All Blacks, is to ---------

Posted on Wednesday, 25 July 2012 @ 13:13
 

Scottish Rugby’s latest bright young thing has told how he thought the break that led to him becoming ?Edinburgh’s youngest-ever player was a mistake -----------

Posted on Friday, 20 July 2012 @ 18:30
 

It is unsurprising that a proposal to add up to nine new retail units in Stockbridge would lead to a host of questions from locals. Which shops will -------

Posted on Friday, 20 July 2012 @ 09:10
 

Please be at the Stockbridge Community Council Meeting on 18 July - and vote for the development - and the future of our Club.

Posted on Wednesday, 11 July 2012 @ 22:27
 

We are very pleased to hear that our Club captain, Dan Teague's company, S1 Developments, has been chosen as the Small Housebuilder of the Year 2012 ------

Posted on Monday, 09 July 2012 @ 20:49
 

When Tom Brown took to the field, just before half time in Scotland's recent win over Australia, not only did he become the 1031st Scot to be capped, but importantly he filled the vacant wing spot needed ------

Posted on Sunday, 01 July 2012 @ 19:40
 

Full pre-season begins on Tuesday, 3 July, and continues each Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday until mid August. The Tuesday and Thursday sessions will be at Raeburn Place ------

Posted on Saturday, 30 June 2012 @ 21:13
 

The second round of public drop-in sessions are taking place in the clubhouse at Raeburn Place on Wednesday 27th June 2012,between 4-8pm and Thursday 28th June 2012, between 2-5pm ------

Posted on Tuesday, 26 June 2012 @ 00:01
 

Special congratulations to Farndale who finished up as the leading try scorer in the Championship -----

Posted on Saturday, 23 June 2012 @ 10:11
 

A little bit of History - Accies 7 at Larne, Easter 1979 - they --------

Posted on Wednesday, 20 June 2012 @ 21:16
 

After spending Saturday playing his pipes on Table Mountain Jamie Farndale moved on to score two more tries in Scotland U20s 34-17 win over Italy U20s, in the -------

Posted on Monday, 18 June 2012 @ 21:13
 

This Saturday, 23 June, the Edinburgh 10s makes a welcome return to Raeburn Place - the Cradle of Scottish Rugby. This is the third time the 10s have been at Edinburgh Accies ground and this year ------

Posted on Sunday, 17 June 2012 @ 15:58
 

We are pleased to see Jamie Farndale and Callum Reid, along with Alex Allan (who will be joining us this coming season) are all in the Scotland U20 starting -------

Posted on Saturday, 16 June 2012 @ 14:54
 

For front five forwards, pre-season will start on Tuesday, 12 June and continue every Tuesday and Thursday until the 28 June. All forwards - current and new players - are --------

Posted on Monday, 11 June 2012 @ 16:58
 

The Edinburgh Academical Football Club AGM will be held at Raeburn Place on Wednesday, 6th June, 6.30 for 7.00. It is an important time for the Club, not only rugby wise as we move into the new season 

Posted on Thursday, 31 May 2012 @ 15:49
 

We are looking for an aspiring coach who wants to start, or has the ambition to progress, their coaching career----------

Posted on Tuesday, 22 May 2012 @ 21:51
 

Accies were very pleased to see that Tom Brown was one of the five players who have played rugby for Accies and/or the Academy, named in ------

Posted on Friday, 18 May 2012 @ 21:50
 

We are very pleased to hear that Callum Reid and Jamie Farndale (pictures below) are both in the Scotland U20 squad for the IRB U20 World Championships ---------

Posted on Monday, 07 May 2012 @ 20:20
 

Raeburn Place is a sports ground with major historical importance, but which now requires to be developed sensitively in order to survive. The aim in redeveloping the ground is to provide --------

Posted on Friday, 04 May 2012 @ 19:54
 

This weekend the 1VII are at Kelso on Saturday and Earlston on Sunday. The 2VII are also in the Borders at ---------

Posted on Friday, 04 May 2012 @ 19:51
 

One of BATs main fundraisers is the Annual Dinner, which this year will be held on 26 May in --------

Posted on Thursday, 03 May 2012 @ 22:49
 

A week on Saturday, 12 May, Raeburn Place will resound to over a 150 people celebrating the life of the late Richard "Bumpy" Porter, who sadly passed away last December ----------

Posted on Thursday, 03 May 2012 @ 22:41
 

This weekend the Accies 1VII play at the Langholm (Saturday) and Peebles (Sunday) sevens tournaments ------

Posted on Friday, 27 April 2012 @ 16:25
 

First, congratulations to the 2XV on completing their season with a 24-13 win - and doing the 'double' on Stirling --------

Posted on Friday, 20 April 2012 @ 20:38
 

The Seven's season is now well under way and this week we wind our way to Melrose - the place there is never an issue getting a Club squad together! ------

Posted on Friday, 13 April 2012 @ 10:11
 

The Club's Seven will be at Gala this weekend - the first of this year's Kings of the Sevens series - where we are drawn to play -----

Posted on Thursday, 05 April 2012 @ 21:29
 

Last Saturday, the Annual Club Dinner, which was held in the club house at Raeburn Place, was attended by nearly 100. Congratulations to -------

Posted on Thursday, 05 April 2012 @ 21:25
 

Two days after Accies retained their place at the top level of Scottish club rugby, they launched the first academy scheme to be run under the jurisdiction of a premiership club, the Accies Centre of Excellence (ACE) --------

Posted on Tuesday, 27 March 2012 @ 22:18
 

BATs U18 will play the Edinburgh Academy 1XV – winners of The Brewin Dolphin Scottish School’s Cup 2012 and top of the 1XV British schools Performance League this year - on Wednesday 28 March, ko 5.30, at Raeburn Place ..........

Posted on Monday, 26 March 2012 @ 14:59
 

Accies beat Hawks 31-24 today in Glasgow and retain their place in P1 for next season - more later.

Posted on Saturday, 24 March 2012 @ 23:31
 

So, after a six game helter-skelter in Premier B - it all comes down to one game. The last game.......

Posted on Thursday, 22 March 2012 @ 21:34
 

The Corn Exchange Edinburgh 6–11.30pm, Saturday 27th October 2012 Struan Douglas, who played for Accies for a number of years, is organising a novel fundraising event that will involve thre...

Posted on Thursday, 22 March 2012 @ 17:37
 

Only one game that counts this weekend - and that's Accies v Hamilton at Raeburn Place - kick off 3pm.......

Posted on Friday, 16 March 2012 @ 20:17
 

Accies 2XV will play Watsonians 2nds at Myreside on Wednesday 14 March, ko 7.30........

Posted on Tuesday, 13 March 2012 @ 22:22
 

It's our last home 1XV game of the season and we hope that you will make a special effort to get to Raeburn Place for the day to support the lads. The Club will be open from ........

Posted on Monday, 12 March 2012 @ 21:42
 

So what can we expect this weekend when Accies head for a 2.30 kick off at Riverside Park, to play the twice cancelled Jed-forest game? -------

Posted on Friday, 09 March 2012 @ 09:18
 

Jake Knight enters the final month of a short but spectacular ------

Posted on Friday, 02 March 2012 @ 21:04
 

Accies are looking to get back to winning ways after the disappointing trip to Mansfield. Edinburgh derbies are always tough and we are expecting nothing less from Watsonians -----

Posted on Thursday, 01 March 2012 @ 20:23
 

After beating the top two in the league (Heriots and StewMel), things get no easier on Saturday with Accies making the trip to Mansfield Park to play Hawick, who ------

Posted on Thursday, 23 February 2012 @ 20:39
 

Saturday 31st March 2012 – Raeburn Place, 6.30pm meet at the Clubhouse All members and guests are invited to the EAFC Annual Dinner which is sure to be a great event. It’s been a hard...

Posted on Tuesday, 21 February 2012 @ 12:41
 

The Accies team to play StewMel on Saturday is ------

Posted on Friday, 17 February 2012 @ 12:21
 

The 2XV game v Stirling 2nds on Saturday is OFF, as Stirling cannot get a front row.

Posted on Friday, 17 February 2012 @ 12:18
 

Last week Accies beat the Premier B leaders Heriots 22-17, and now this Saturday they find them selves up against the new league leaders, StewMel at Raeburn Place, kick off 3pm -------

Posted on Thursday, 16 February 2012 @ 11:41
 

Accies winger Jamie Farndale gave Scotland U20s something to cheer about as he grabbed two tries in the final ten minutes to allow the Scotland Under-20s to -------

Posted on Saturday, 11 February 2012 @ 10:15
 

Well, will Accies get any rugby this week? Who knows, but if so Accies will be playing Heriots at Raeburn Place, kick off at 3.00 ------

Posted on Friday, 10 February 2012 @ 12:04
 

Well well! After an early morning inspection pitch found to be unfit after hard overnight frost - game off

Posted on Saturday, 04 February 2012 @ 08:54
 

We had a call from Jed-forest at 5pm saying that there was a westerly wind blowing, it was +4C and in an hour the pitch would take a stud. They think the pitch could be -------

Posted on Friday, 03 February 2012 @ 19:03
 

After much toing and froing, with Jed-forest and the SRU Competitions Committee, Accies have been instructed to play their postponed match with Jed-forest at Riverside on Calcutta Cup day, 4 February at 12.00 ------

Posted on Tuesday, 31 January 2012 @ 22:08
 

Edinburgh Accies are extremely pleased to see David Denton making his first start for Scotland in the Calcutta Cup match at Murrayfield on Saturday ------

Posted on Tuesday, 31 January 2012 @ 22:05
 

This week the 1XV get down to Premier B business, after missing the first game, with the most difficult of trips to Mansfield Park, ko 2pm. Earlier this ------

Posted on Thursday, 26 January 2012 @ 23:50
 

Accies offer their congratulations to a number of current and ex players who have been recently chosen for representative honours ------

Posted on Thursday, 26 January 2012 @ 23:46
 

------ we hope for better things this week at Haddington, when the 1XV play Haddington in the Edinburgh Cup, ko 2pm. ------

Posted on Thursday, 19 January 2012 @ 19:55
 

1XV game against Jed is off because of a frozen pitch.

Posted on Saturday, 14 January 2012 @ 11:40
 

Because the pro players, or age group squads, have badly cut up the back pitches at Murrayfield, the Wanderers 2nds vs Accies U20s game will now be on the all weather 4G pitch and ko at 2.30.

Posted on Friday, 13 January 2012 @ 18:17
 

At last the chance of some rugby for the Club, with all four teams returning to League rugby on Saturday ------

Posted on Thursday, 12 January 2012 @ 22:32
 

Richard's family have respectfully asked for a private funeral, but there will be a memorial service held to celebrate Richard's life in the near future, details ------

Posted on Monday, 26 December 2011 @ 23:33
 

The Accies team to play the Co-Optimists on Tuesday is -------

Posted on Monday, 26 December 2011 @ 23:19
 

The Accies squad to play the Co-Optimists on Tuesday is -------

Posted on Saturday, 24 December 2011 @ 10:28
 

As Christmas approaches we wanted to take this chance to send you season's greetings from all of us at Edinburgh Accies and to ------

Posted on Friday, 23 December 2011 @ 19:34
 

The Co-Ops team for the game on Tuesday, ko 1.30pm, is ------

Posted on Friday, 23 December 2011 @ 19:23
 

We are deeply saddened to hear earlier this week of the tragic death of Richard 'Bumpy' Porter at the young age of 45. Richard first came to Edinburgh from Kilmarnock Academy in the mid 1980s to study ------

Posted on Tuesday, 20 December 2011 @ 14:48
 

How about making the most of your time between Christmas and New Year by meeting your friends, getting some 'fresh' air and supporting Accies when they play Scotland’s oldest invitational rugby team, the Co-Optimists ------

Posted on Monday, 19 December 2011 @ 22:24
 

The Accies training schedule over Christmas and New Year is ------

Posted on Monday, 19 December 2011 @ 21:48
 

There will be a game at Raeburn Place on Saturday when the BATs U18s play Haddington U18s kick off at 2.00 - bar open 1.30........

Posted on Friday, 16 December 2011 @ 10:04
 

All games off this weekend - Raeburn Place and New Field fit to play, but Peebles could not get a team (18 injuries) to -----

Posted on Friday, 09 December 2011 @ 13:52
 

Accies 2XV were awarded the RBS Try of the Month for November. The few who watching Accies 2s beat Ayr 2s, 51-12, on the 12th November saw a superb ------

Posted on Thursday, 08 December 2011 @ 20:27
 

While we have a gap in our season, Jamie Sole is having a trial with London Scottish. He is on a six week loan from Accies, and having ------

Posted on Saturday, 03 December 2011 @ 11:02
 

2XV ON - U20s OFF - WHITES OFF --------

Posted on Friday, 02 December 2011 @ 14:18
 

Edinburgh Accies send their congratulations to Paul Loudon and Sam Hunt who have both been selected to represent Cambridge in the Varsity Match this coming Thursday ------

Posted on Friday, 02 December 2011 @ 14:02
 

On Saturday the main game is the Accies 2s who play Boroughmuir 2s at Raeburn Place, kick off 2.00. With last week's win against the then top of the table Heriots, Accies 2s have now won -------

Posted on Friday, 02 December 2011 @ 09:18
 

Congratulations to Edinburgh Academy 1XV who won the Brewin Dolphin Scottish Schools Cup this evening, when they beat George Watsons 12-11 on ------

Posted on Saturday, 26 November 2011 @ 22:23
 

The U20s game against Gala 2s at Raeburn Place is OFF on Saturday because the pitch is flooded. There are also no council pitches available for same reason.

Posted on Friday, 25 November 2011 @ 18:19
 

For the second week running Accies take on Heriots at Raeburn Place, though this week it is at second team level. Both teams have being going well over the last few weeks, and ------

Posted on Thursday, 24 November 2011 @ 22:45
 

On Saturday the Edinburgh Academy 1XV play George Watson’s College for the 2011/12 Brewin Dolphin Scottish Schools Cup on the international pitch at Murrayfield - kick off at 6pm. ------

Posted on Thursday, 24 November 2011 @ 22:40
 

Congratulations to 1XV coach Jonny Else and his wife Laura Calder on the birth of their first child, Ruairidh Robert, on Saturday afternoon ------

Posted on Saturday, 19 November 2011 @ 22:40
 

After a week's rest the 1XV play Heriots on Saturday, at Raeburn Place, ko 2.00, in the Edinburgh Cup. The Scottish Cup has been ------

Posted on Thursday, 17 November 2011 @ 21:23
 

Congratulations to The Academy who beat Merchiston Castle at Merchiston 36-3 in the semi-final of the Brewin Dolphin Scottish School's Cup - sounds somewhat one sided ------

Posted on Thursday, 17 November 2011 @ 21:20
 

Accies  is raising its profile and looking to cement its relationship with the local community and businesses. As part of this the Club is participating in this year’s Stockbridge Jumberee ------

Posted on Tuesday, 15 November 2011 @ 21:38
 

On Thursday, 17 November, they will play their oldest of rivals Merchiston Castle in the semi final of the Scottish Cup, at Merchiston. If you have a spare ------

Posted on Thursday, 10 November 2011 @ 22:45
 

There is no game for the 1XV this week. They have a week off before playing Heriots at Raeburn Place in the Edinburgh Cup on the 19 November. The high flying 2XV will play Ayr 2XV at Raeburn Place ------

Posted on Thursday, 10 November 2011 @ 22:34
 

Accies will now be in Premier B with Hawks, Heriots, Hawick, Hamilton, StewMel, Watsonians and Jed-forest for the remaining league games of the season. Every one plays -------

Posted on Thursday, 10 November 2011 @ 22:29
 

Accies 1XV play their last game in the first part of the season, before Premier 1 and 2 split, when we entertain Currie at Raeburn Place ------

Posted on Thursday, 03 November 2011 @ 22:07
 

As I have been asked a number of times where and when - the Academy will be playing Merchiston at New Field this Saturday, 29 October, kick off 2.30. This game will probably attract -------

Posted on Friday, 28 October 2011 @ 09:59
 

The Accies team to play Melrose at the Greenyards on Saturday (ko 3.00) is - Jamie Sole; Jamie Farndale, Paul Suiter, Iain Berthinussen, Jake Knight ------------

Posted on Friday, 28 October 2011 @ 09:54
 

This week we have another full fixture list with the 1XV and 2XV both making the journey to Melrose for 3.00 kick offs. -------

Posted on Thursday, 27 October 2011 @ 19:40
 

There are a couple of changes to the Accies team to play Gala at Raeburn Place on Saturday at 3.00. Michael Campbell replaces the ------

Posted on Thursday, 20 October 2011 @ 23:35
 

----- The 1XV have a home game against 'high-flying' Gala, who are sitting second in the league. Last season Accies beat them twice - 32-21 in the Premier 2 game at Raeburn and 6-5 in the Premier B game at Gala ------

Posted on Thursday, 20 October 2011 @ 17:33
 

There some changes to the Accies team this week. Jake Knight returns on the wing after failing a last minute fitness test last week, Stuart Evans starts ------

Posted on Thursday, 13 October 2011 @ 21:04
 

This week we have a full fixture list again. The 1XV and 2XV both head for Stirling for 3.00 kick offs -----------

Posted on Thursday, 06 October 2011 @ 22:21
 

This week there is a full fixture list for Accies and a BATs U18 game. The 1XV face Hawick, kick off at 3.00, ------

Posted on Friday, 30 September 2011 @ 10:18
 

This week Accies' top two sides travel to Dundee, where both are in for what look like tough games. In P1 ------

Posted on Thursday, 22 September 2011 @ 21:10
 

Our team to play Boroughmuir has now been announced, it is: -------

Posted on Friday, 16 September 2011 @ 11:17
 

This week after the good win at Herriots and the disapointment of not getting a couple of teams out last Saturday- we hope ------

Posted on Wednesday, 14 September 2011 @ 23:38
 

We were very sad today to hear of the sudden death of former Accies player Stephen Cully, last Friday, at Tulliallan Police College in Fife. ------

Posted on Wednesday, 14 September 2011 @ 19:30
 

This week is Heriots weekend - with the 1XV and 2XV both at Goldenacre. We did try swapping the 2XV game to Raeburn, so the game could ------

Posted on Thursday, 08 September 2011 @ 14:36
 

This weekend the 1XV and 2XV both play Glasgow Hawks at Raeburn Place, kick offs 3.00. The 1XV have three changes to  ------

Posted on Thursday, 01 September 2011 @ 22:44
 

Accies have a tough start to the season on Saturday with both the 1XV and 2XV playing Ayr at Millbrae - ko 3.00

Posted on Friday, 26 August 2011 @ 00:07
 

Scrum half Johnny Letham, has moved to London for work reasons and will play for The Honourable Artillery Co Rugby Club, who -------

Posted on Friday, 26 August 2011 @ 00:03
 

We were though pleased to see that Mike Blair (third world Cup), Ross Rennie (first World Cup) and Nick de Luca (first World Cup) - all who played for the Academy and/or Accies before ------

Posted on Wednesday, 24 August 2011 @ 14:30
 

An Accies 'select' team, made up from 2XV, U20 and 3XV players, played a pre-season game against Forrester at South Gyle on Saturday and won 38-31

Posted on Saturday, 20 August 2011 @ 22:53
 

One week to go to the first League game and we find ourselves without any opposition on Friday, as earlier this week Selkirk pulled out of the fixture unable ------

Posted on Thursday, 18 August 2011 @ 23:10
 

On Saturday Accies have their first pre-season game when the squad goes down to Philiphaugh to play Selkirk. The game will

Posted on Thursday, 11 August 2011 @ 23:06
 

Congratulations to David Denton who became the latest of a long line of Accies to gain a Scotland Cap. David, who came to Accies straight from school in Zimbabwe at the beginning of 2009, played mainly --------

Posted on Monday, 08 August 2011 @ 17:02
 

The Fight Night (Rumble at Raeburn) was a tremendous succsess with the 26 boxers fighting gamely and fully entertaing the 400+ audience at the Acdemy Junior School Gymnasium on Saturday evening. ------

Posted on Sunday, 07 August 2011 @ 10:16
 

Over the wall, that surrounds Raeburn Place, the home of Edinburgh Academicals - the ground where the very first rugby international was played on in 1871 - there, there are people of all ages preparing for ------

Posted on Wednesday, 03 August 2011 @ 20:45
 

Expectations are high! The fighters are prepared! Full house expected - there's even a waiting list!! The tension is building! Saturday approaches quickly! ........

Posted on Tuesday, 02 August 2011 @ 11:24
 

Full pre-season training has been running twice a week all July and has been well attended with over 65 some evenings. Players have worked hard under the ------

Posted on Friday, 29 July 2011 @ 20:38
 

Time is moving fast, rugby pre-season is well on its way. And it's only a few weeks to the first practice game. But, it's even less time to the Accies Fight Night ------

Posted on Wednesday, 13 July 2011 @ 22:45
 

The fixtures for 2011/12 have been announced today and we find that we start with a trip to Ayr ......

Posted on Friday, 01 July 2011 @ 19:54
 

The front-five have been at it for three weeks - and now it's time for all - as full pre-season starts on Tuesday, 5 July ......

Posted on Thursday, 30 June 2011 @ 20:35
 

Congratulations are due to Sam Atkin and Michael Liness who have been representing Scotland U20s at the World Championships in Italy ......

Posted on Sunday, 26 June 2011 @ 20:35
 

So, after more wrangling, has Scottish Rugby now found the route to improve the game and importantly keep more players in the game, following ......

Posted on Saturday, 25 June 2011 @ 23:24
 

Hamilton & Inches invites all EAFC members, family and friends to a unique event with special guest, Stephen Webster Prepare to be immersed in an evening of treachery, blackmail and intrigue,...

Posted on Tuesday, 21 June 2011 @ 18:34
 

Two events that are happening in the next few days - your support would be appreciated! The Edinburgh Academy Choir and Choral Society's annual Usher Hall concert is on Sunday 12th June at 7.30pm....

Posted on Friday, 10 June 2011 @ 13:19
 

The XVs season has drawn to an 'on-off' end for the 2XV, U20s, Blues and Whites. With so many games cancelled over November, December, January and February it was always ......

Posted on Thursday, 02 June 2011 @ 23:48
 

Just as we think there is a break in the rugby, hey presto it's pre-season time again! This year the front five players will start on Thursday 16 June ..........

Posted on Wednesday, 01 June 2011 @ 22:29
 

The Edinburgh Academical Football Club AGM will be held at Raeburn Place on Tuesday 14 June, 6.30 for 7.00............

Posted on Wednesday, 01 June 2011 @ 22:24
 

Scottish Rugby's (slightly secret?) online poll for Scotland’s top try of the season has now opened. One of the tries chosen is one of Jamie Sole's tries -------

Posted on Thursday, 12 May 2011 @ 20:18
 

Accies celebrated their promotion and lifting the Premier Division Two title with a try-strewn 37-29 win over West of Scotland -----

Posted on Tuesday, 05 April 2011 @ 23:37
 

After Saturday, when the 1XV play their last XVs match this season, thoughts turn to the sevens circuit - although ------

Posted on Thursday, 31 March 2011 @ 16:07
 

After what seems a long long season the 1XV reach their last XVs match for the 2010/11 season. And what a season it's been ------

Posted on Thursday, 31 March 2011 @ 00:58
 

It's been a successfull four days for Accies with three cups being won. ---------

Posted on Saturday, 26 March 2011 @ 22:51
 

There will be a small informal gathering at 10.30 on Sunday morning (27 March 2011) at Raeburn Place to celebrate the 140th anniversary of first ever international – all are welcome, ------

Posted on Thursday, 24 March 2011 @ 16:39
 

This week the Club has five teams playing - very demanding at this time of the season - even when there were over sixty training on Tuesday evening ------

Posted on Thursday, 24 March 2011 @ 00:34
 

The Accies 'student' seven won the Scottish Student Premier Sevens Cup held on Wednesday 23rd March at Broughton's Wardie playing fields. ------

Posted on Wednesday, 23 March 2011 @ 20:52
 

Why not do your bit to help all those in dire need after the Japanese earthquake? There will be a cake sale at RP this Sunday morning 27th March from 10:30 hrs to raise money for th...

Posted on Tuesday, 22 March 2011 @ 11:08
 

Last Friday Sam Atkin and James Munro both appeared from the bench for Scotland U20 against England ------

Posted on Friday, 18 March 2011 @ 00:26
 

The 2XV play Boroughmuir 2XV at Raeburn Place with an early kick off at 12.00 because of the international programme ------

Posted on Thursday, 17 March 2011 @ 23:48
 

Another week without 1XV rugby leaves the 2XV, Blues, U20s and BATs U18s - all playing at home - as the teams to watch ------

Posted on Thursday, 10 March 2011 @ 23:02
 

Congratulations to Sam Atkin and James Munro who are both selected in the Scotland U20 squad to play England U20 on Friday evening ------

Posted on Thursday, 10 March 2011 @ 23:00
 

It has been a very enjoyable first season in charge. All a coach can ever ask of his players is 100% effort both in training and on match days. Save the odd ------

Posted on Thursday, 03 March 2011 @ 23:36
 

Accies secured promotion to the Premiership top flight when they produced a performance brimming with character to see off

Posted on Sunday, 27 February 2011 @ 11:03
 

2nd XV Squad to play Heriots

Posted on Friday, 25 February 2011 @ 11:38
 

So, here we are with 2 games to go - third in the Play Offs - played 5, won 4, bonus points 3, and points 19. Above us lie ------

Posted on Thursday, 24 February 2011 @ 23:22
 

The 1XV game against Aberdeen of course is top of the pile this week. There are however another four games for the Club on Saturday. The 2XV ------

Posted on Thursday, 24 February 2011 @ 23:19
 

2nd XV squad news.

Posted on Friday, 18 February 2011 @ 16:37
 

The Accies team to play Watsonians in the R6 of the Play Off games on Saturday is -------

Posted on Thursday, 17 February 2011 @ 22:50
 

It's October 2010, 14 weeks ago - that's nearly as long as the break between seasons - since the 1XV trod the hallowed turf of Raeburn Place to play ------

Posted on Wednesday, 16 February 2011 @ 22:51
 

We have had so little over the last few months that this Saturday comes as a bit of a shock. We have five games , a sell out lunch, the Has-beens touch -------

Posted on Wednesday, 16 February 2011 @ 22:48
 

The 1XV won 40-15 at Dumfries in the third game of the Premier Cup Mini League. Unfortunately, that

Posted on Saturday, 12 February 2011 @ 21:00
 

The Accies team to play Dumfries in the final game of the Premier Cup Mini League on Saturday is - 15 ------

Posted on Thursday, 10 February 2011 @ 22:22
 

What is happening this week? Every half day seems to bring changes! We do know the 1XV are making the long trip to the far south west of Scotland to play --------

Posted on Thursday, 10 February 2011 @ 11:54
 

No game for Accies but lots of action with six of the other clubs in the Play Offs playing. Over all the results were good for us with ......

Posted on Saturday, 05 February 2011 @ 18:29
 

At Murrayfield The Academy 1XV drew 19 -19 with Merchiston on the G4 pitch .......

Posted on Saturday, 05 February 2011 @ 18:23
 

2XV and Blues games cancelled - U20s still on at 5.pm Friday. The Edinburgh Academy v Merchiston Cup game ..............

The Club Bar will be open for the internationals

Posted on Friday, 04 February 2011 @ 17:30
 

So, this week the 2XV take pride of place playing Dundee 2 at Raeburn Place, with a 2pm kick off. We are using ......

Posted on Thursday, 03 February 2011 @ 21:13
 

Last weekend we were pleased to see that The Academy beat North Berwick 42-5 in the quarterfinal of the Brewin Dolphin Scottish Schools' Cup ......

Posted on Thursday, 03 February 2011 @ 21:07
 

We are saddened to learn of the death of Bill Hogg, who passed away at his Edinburgh home at the weekend. He was 70 ...........

Posted on Monday, 31 January 2011 @ 16:48
 

The 2nd XV head to Burnbrae tomorrow looking to complete the double over 10th placed West of Scotland.

Posted on Friday, 28 January 2011 @ 16:53
 

The 1XV make the journey to Gala, and we expect to play because 1, they have underground heating and .......

Posted on Thursday, 27 January 2011 @ 22:16
 

Some pictures of Lewis Niven and David Denton from last weekend's Edinburgh v Cardiff Blues Heineken Cup ..........

Posted on Thursday, 27 January 2011 @ 10:20
 

Lewis Niven and David Denton - two of our last year's 1XV - will both start for Edinburgh in this evening's Heineken Cup game ......

Posted on Saturday, 22 January 2011 @ 11:43
 

The 1XV Play Off Round 4 game against Aberdeen is OFF...... 2XV OFF, Blues OFF .......

Posted on Saturday, 22 January 2011 @ 09:32
 

Saturday 22 January 2011 is a defining day in the long history of The Edinburgh Academical Football Club. Along with ......

Posted on Thursday, 20 January 2011 @ 00:21
 

We are pleased to hear that Sam Atkin and Jonny Adams have made the cut down Scotland U20 squad of 30. Also in ......

Posted on Tuesday, 18 January 2011 @ 19:31
 

The Whites' game against StewMel 3 is cancelled because of availability of pitches. ......

Posted on Friday, 14 January 2011 @ 23:41
 

For those of you unable to make it through to Old Anniesland to support the 1st XV, the 2nd XV will be playing at Inverleith v Stew-Mel 2nd XV in their long awaited return to League rugby.

Posted on Friday, 14 January 2011 @ 13:38
 

The Accies team to play Glasgow Hawks in the rearranged R2 of the Premier Cup Mini league on Saturday is -........

Posted on Thursday, 13 January 2011 @ 23:15
 

Perhaps, after last weeks 'false dawn', the somewhat relatively 'tropical' temperatures will enable the Club to get some rugby this week. With ......

Posted on Wednesday, 12 January 2011 @ 23:49
 

The 1XV game at Hawks and the 2XV game at Melrose are both off as the grounds are solid again. The 1XV ......

Posted on Friday, 07 January 2011 @ 15:02
 

The Accies team to play Glasgow Hawks in R2 of the Premier Cup Mini leagues on Saturday is ......

Posted on Thursday, 06 January 2011 @ 20:56
 

After a long break we hope to have some rugby for the top two teams this Saturday - though there will be non at Raeburn Place ........

Posted on Wednesday, 05 January 2011 @ 22:55
 

We had a look at Raeburn Place this afternoon just to confirm we took the right decision about cancelling the Co-Optimists game. Even with a couple of days of 'thaw' ------

Posted on Monday, 27 December 2010 @ 20:37
 

As all but the most optimistic will have guessed the game against the Co-Optimists is OFF. ---------

Posted on Friday, 24 December 2010 @ 12:08
 

As Christmas approaches we wanted to take this chance to send you season's greetings from the whole team at Edinburgh Accies and -------

Posted on Thursday, 23 December 2010 @ 23:03
 

We would like to congratulate scrum half,Jonny Adams and full back,Jamie Sole, who have both been selected for the Scottish students ------

Posted on Wednesday, 22 December 2010 @ 20:06
 

The Co-Optimists squad to play Accies on Tuesday 28 December at 2pm has been announced. ------

Posted on Wednesday, 22 December 2010 @ 20:02
 

We realise it's been a dificult time over the last two months for players and playing but training will continue as normally as possible over the next three weeks: ------

Posted on Monday, 20 December 2010 @ 18:14
 

The rearranged 1XV game against Aberdeen, 2XV against Hawks 2 and Blues at Peebles are all off. The grounds are like rocks and no chance of a thaw. ------

Posted on Friday, 17 December 2010 @ 12:59
 
We are delighted to announce the opening of our new online shop hosted by our Official Kit Supplier, Top Marque Sports. You will find the full range of EAFC merchandise on this site and it's ...
Posted on Monday, 13 December 2010 @ 12:34
 

With no rugby for the second week  running, Accies will be training on Saturday morning at 9.30 on Portobello beach ------

Posted on Friday, 10 December 2010 @ 19:27
 

We will play our annual game against the Co-Optimists on 28 December, ko 2.00. To try ensure the game is played this year we have ------

Posted on Thursday, 09 December 2010 @ 22:49
 

For the second week running there will be no rugby for any Accies teams, with all this weeks games being called off. Raeburn Place looks like ------

Posted on Thursday, 09 December 2010 @ 21:59
 

There is training tomorrow morning (09:30) for ALL PLAYERS at Portobello Beach. Please meet on the beach at 09:20 behind the Lothian Bus depot on Seafield Road.

Posted on Friday, 03 December 2010 @ 19:42
 
Posted on Friday, 03 December 2010 @ 11:25
 

Unsurprisingly, all Accies fixtures this weekend are OFF.

Posted on Thursday, 02 December 2010 @ 14:14
 

We are delighted to hear that Paul Loudon - of Edinburgh Academy and Edinburgh Accies - has been selected to play -------

Posted on Wednesday, 01 December 2010 @ 23:29
 

Thanks to the pitch being covered overnight at Stirling the R3 Play Off game will be ON. Raeburn Place will be open from 1.30 to watch the international.

 

Posted on Saturday, 27 November 2010 @ 09:19
 

Stirling will inspect at 9.00, the pitch has been covered. The 2XV, Blues and U20 games are off.

Posted on Saturday, 27 November 2010 @ 08:59
 

After last week's good win at Peebles we move onwards and upwards towards Camp 3 and play Stirling at Stirling

Posted on Thursday, 25 November 2010 @ 20:55
 

The Accies team to play Peebles in R2 of the play off games on Saturday shows a one of change to last week. In ------

Posted on Friday, 19 November 2010 @ 18:03
 

After last weeks move out of Base Camp, this week has been spent looking at the lessons that came from the journey to Camp 1 and addressing them at the debrief and ------

Posted on Wednesday, 17 November 2010 @ 23:15
 

THE dawn of a new era for Edinburgh Academicals could be closer as a planning application is lodged for its long-awaited new pavilion and clubhouse. The historic rugby -------

Posted on Saturday, 13 November 2010 @ 22:55
 

1XV v Selkirk IS ON 2.00 Raeburn Placew, 2XV, U20s and Blues cancelled ----------

Posted on Friday, 12 November 2010 @ 15:26
 

It's been a torrid week for the fixture secretaries and team managers! With a scheduled four home games, there was going to be problems as soon as ------

Posted on Friday, 12 November 2010 @ 10:49
 

Saturday's the day we start the advance from our base camp towards getting back to P1. It has been a difficult seven months for the Club, but the team has done ------

Posted on Wednesday, 10 November 2010 @ 17:13
 

On Thursday evening Scottish Rugby inducted 12 iconic personalities into its first official Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame has been ------

Posted on Friday, 05 November 2010 @ 14:33
 

The Accies team to play Jed-Forest in the cup on Saturday shows a number of changes to last week. In the backs unavailable Jamie Sole ------

Posted on Thursday, 04 November 2010 @ 19:17
 

After last weeks try fest against StewMel in the final game of the P2 league this season, we turn to the Premier Cup this weekend -------

Posted on Thursday, 04 November 2010 @ 09:42
 

The SRU today announced the fixtures for the seven games of the play offs that start a week on Saturday - 13 November. They are -------

Posted on Wednesday, 03 November 2010 @ 13:27
 

Now we have completed our 11 games, the 24 teams in P1 and P2 split into three Groups of eight and each club will play a single fixture against their -------

Posted on Sunday, 31 October 2010 @ 16:56
 

Some pictures provided by John Preece of the Accies StewMel game earlier today are -------

Posted on Saturday, 30 October 2010 @ 22:08
 

So with a place already at base-camp, Accies have their last P2 League game on Saturday against their nearest of neighbours, StewMel -------

Posted on Wednesday, 27 October 2010 @ 20:34
 

The Accies U20 game is cancelled because Edinburgh University Freshers cannot raise a team!

Posted on Saturday, 23 October 2010 @ 01:09
 

The Accies team to play Falkirk on Saturday shows some changes to last week. Sam Atkin replaces injured --------

Posted on Thursday, 21 October 2010 @ 19:21
 

Accies know a win this week puts them into the play offs. And for the second week running Accies opposition know they must win if -------------

Posted on Thursday, 21 October 2010 @ 10:40
 

Congratulations to Sam Atkin and Callum Reid, who have both been included in the initial Scotland U20 squad.--------------

Posted on Tuesday, 19 October 2010 @ 23:24
 

The Accies team to play Hills on Saturday shows three changes to last week's team --------

Posted on Thursday, 14 October 2010 @ 19:41
 

The Accies team to play Jed-forest on Saturday shows three changes --------------

Posted on Thursday, 07 October 2010 @ 22:55
 

'It never rains but it pours' - and this week it is 'pouring' home fixtures - five according to the SRU fixture lists. We have managed, after some wheeler dealing, to fit them in ---------

Posted on Wednesday, 06 October 2010 @ 20:38
 

The Accies team to play Kelso shows a few changes to last week with ............

Posted on Thursday, 30 September 2010 @ 19:26
 

After last week's disappointment, Accies will be looking to get the 'show back on the road' as for the first time this season they head down to the Borders ..............

Posted on Thursday, 30 September 2010 @ 10:52
 

Last weeks win - however close it was - leaves Accies on top of the league with 23 points, the only team to have won all five games...

Posted on Thursday, 23 September 2010 @ 11:33
 

It's been a difficult few weeks trying to get four teams out, and it is not only Accies who are finding this. Four teams isn't just 60 players as in the 'old' days,...............

Posted on Friday, 17 September 2010 @ 11:01
 

It was a much better day at Braidholm than the last time Accies appeared there in December 2007 - and a much better result too! Accies had to make a late change to the team .............

Posted on Sunday, 05 September 2010 @ 10:15
 

The 1XV makes a trip over to Glasgow, to play GHA at Braidholm - ko 3pm. This is our first game there against GHA since we played them in December 2007, in some of the worst conditions we have seen -

Posted on Wednesday, 01 September 2010 @ 20:02
 

At the start of what we all hope will be a great season of rugby at Raeburn place, Simon Cross answers a few questions ..............:

Posted on Wednesday, 01 September 2010 @ 18:56
 

It takes some character to come back and score 38 unopposed points from being 18 points down - and Accies players from 1 to 19 did just that..............

Posted on Sunday, 29 August 2010 @ 11:53
 

Accies play Biggar at 3.00 and BATs U18 play Boroughmuir at 12.30 - bot at Raeburn Place ............

Posted on Thursday, 26 August 2010 @ 11:13
 

There is no limit to the number of tickets you can get for the three Autumn Internationals – two of them against the top two countries in the world, New Zealand and South Africa, both at Murr...

Posted on Tuesday, 24 August 2010 @ 08:46
 

BATs Under 14 (Secondary 1 & 2) are looking to start of the season with a joint coaching/fun day with Trinity Academy on Sunday 29th August from 11:00 - 13:00 at Bangholm Playing Fields.&n...

Posted on Friday, 20 August 2010 @ 11:43
 

The new season starts on Saturday, with both the first 1XV and 2XV away in Aberdeen  - kick offs at 3.00. The 1XV is ...

Posted on Thursday, 19 August 2010 @ 22:20
 

The long awaited plans for a new hotel and clubhouse at Raeburn Place have moved a step forward, with a decision expected by the end of the year.

Posted on Wednesday, 11 August 2010 @ 14:41
 

The last five months have been some what of a tumultuous period!

Posted on Wednesday, 11 August 2010 @ 14:39
 

How time flies as we find the first league games are less than two weeks away - at Aberdeen GS on 21 August for both the 1XV and 2XV.

Posted on Wednesday, 11 August 2010 @ 14:37
 

We are pleased to announce that Willie Liston has stepped in to fill the gap we had at President for this season. Willie makes a welcome return having been President in our 150th season 2007-8 and...

Posted on Tuesday, 03 August 2010 @ 08:02
 

As we move into the new month the first league games are only three weeks away - at Aberdeen GS on 21st August for both the 1st & 2nd XVs. Our preparation for the season has been going on for ...

Posted on Tuesday, 03 August 2010 @ 07:58
 

After what seems a long gestation period our new website is with us. Many people have been involved in getting it up and running and reviewing the contents - too many to list here.   We are ...

Posted on Tuesday, 03 August 2010 @ 07:52