YORK RI RUFC will start the new season with a development game at New Lane on August 23, kick-off 2.30pm. All players are expected to attend in preparation for the first team’s Silver Trophy match at home on August 30.

The second team will be playing friendly fixtures this season, starting with a home game against Wensleydale on September 6.

New players are welcome to attend training at New Lane on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, or phone Dan Coates on 07961 536509 for more details.