How to use Rugby in a sentence

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  • After being privately educated by his mother and tutors, he entered Rugby school in 1841.

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  • He took solace in the arms of rugby players.

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  • Rugby football is upheld by such notable teams as Blackheath and Richmond.

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  • In 1841, after fourteen years at Rugby, Dr Arnold was appointed by Lord Melbourne, then prime minister, to the chair of modern history at Oxford.

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  • The weight and speed of goods trains vary enormously according to local conditions, but the following figures, which refer to traffic on the London & North-Western railway between London and Rugby, may be taken as representative of good English practice.

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  • Its early course is southwesterly to Rugby, thereafter it runs west and south-west to Warwick, receiving the Leam on the east.

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  • The total fall of the river is about Soo ft.; from Rugby about 230 ft., and from Warwick 120 ft.

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  • He was educated at Rugby under Dr. Arnold and at University College, Oxford, where he graduated with first-class honours in 1854.

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  • His education was conducted entirely at home until, at the age of fourteen, he entered Rugby, where he remained five years.

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  • After four years' schooling at Rugby, Dodgson matriculated at Christ Church, Oxford, in May 1850; and from 1852 till 1870 held a studentship there.

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  • In 1860 he was ordained, and went to Rugby as an assistant master.

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  • He was educated at Rugby and Brasenose College, Oxford, and in 1870 entered the Foreign Office, where he was for some time assistant private secretary to Lord Granville.

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  • Our aim is to build on our successes and become the regions premier rugby club.

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  • Rugby football is in high favour, Edinburgh being commonly the scene of the international matches when the venue falls to Scotland.

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  • From Rugby he went to be first headmaster of Wellington College, which was opened in January 1859; and in the course of the same year he married his cousin, Mary'Sidgwick.

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  • He then accepted a school-inspectorship, which he held until he went to Rugby in 1858.

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  • In 1869 Mr Gladstone offered him the deanery of Durham, but this he declined on the ground of his strong interest in Rugby.

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  • He was educated at Rugby and at Winchester, and in 1830 went into residence in the university of Oxford as a scholar of Trinity College.

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  • The influence of the revival extended to many other schools, such as Christ's Hospital (1552), Westminster (1560), and Merchant Taylors' (1561); Repton (1 557), Rugby (1567) and Harrow (1571).

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  • The range of studies was widened, however, at Rugby in 1828-1842 by Thomas Arnold, whose interest in ancient history and geography, as a necessary part of classical learning, is attested by his edition of Thucydides; while his influence was still further extended when those who had been trained in his traditions became head masters of other schools.

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  • In 1887 he became headmaster of Rugby, and in 1895 was appointed to the bishopric of Hereford.

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  • He was educated at Rugby under Arnold, and in 1834 went up to Balliol College, Oxford.

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  • After receiving his early education in Paris, he was sent to Rugby, and thence proceeded to Trinity College, Cambridge, where he was second classic and chancellor's medallist, and rowed for the university in the winning boat against Oxford.

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  • He had married Catharine Spooner at Rugby in 1843; in the spring of 1856, within five weeks, five of their children were carried off by virulent scarlet fever.

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  • He had been brought up in the strictest principles of the Evangelical school, but at Rugby he fell under the influence of Arnold and Tait, and his acquaintance with Maurice and Kingsley finally gave his opinions a direction towards Liberalism.

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  • Bath, Gloucester, Oxford, Northampton, Bedford, Rugby, Lincoln and Scarborough are amongst the chief.

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  • In 1849 he wrote a preface to a new edition of Clarkson's Life of William Penn, defending the Quaker statesman against Macaulay's criticisms. In 1850 he married Jane Martha, eldest daughter of the famous Dr Arnold of Rugby.

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  • After receiving his early education at Rugby and King's College, London, he went up to Oxford, where he was generally regarded as the most brilliant of an exceptionally able set, and in 1854 obtained a fellowship at Oriel College.

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  • After being for many years a master at Rugby, he became in 1882 fellow and tutor of Corpus, Oxford; and from 1894 to 1906 was Reader in Greek in the university.

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  • Added to that, the club is still rocking under fan boycotts and general consternation over the proposed merger and name change to Rugby Town.

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  • Nearby, we have access to football, hockey, lacrosse and rugby pitches, and share an excellent boathouse on the river.

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  • According to the Sunday Mirror, Charlotte Church has had a blazing row with her rugby star boyfriend Gavin Henson over his late-night partying.

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  • Meet at the Reynolds building at 6.15 to catch the rugby bus.

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  • Rugby Information about local rugby clubs can be found in our Sports Directory.

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  • Surrounding the Center are playing fields for football, rugby, cricket and hockey; floodlit tennis courts and a synthetic turf pitch.

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  • The English rugby team has been given a special one-year dispensation.

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  • So how to explain the enigma of French rugby?

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  • This is a perfect gift for Rugby fans of all ages.

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  • Ransome was born in Leeds in 1884, educated at Rugby and became a passionate fisherman from a very young age.

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  • Rugby took a customary and somewhat fortuitous early lead after thirteen minutes.

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  • However, in his spare time he plays either hooker or flanker for his favorite local rugby team, Burnham United.

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  • Rugby Town suffered their first away defeat of the season at the hands of promotion hopefuls Halesowen Town.

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  • As well as an excellent horseman he was a keen rugby player; he also started writing poetry in his teens.

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  • Warning Of Bogus Workmen, Rugby 06/05/2006 Police remind householders to always check the credentials of people calling at their home to undertake work.

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  • An unusual offer to help Bedford Rugby Club has come from, guess what, a stage hypnotist.

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  • He was the Academy's most capped Scottish Rugby internationalist and the outstanding Scottish player of the post-war years.

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  • Playing a great deal of flowing attacking rugby in what were dreadful conditions, Ashton's side looked simply irresistible.

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  • Wales Rugby Union 125th Anniversary Away Shirt Supporters replica jersey.

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  • More specialist activities that club members have been involved with, include judo, Gymnastics and Tag Rugby.

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  • An option has emerged that may allow the sport of professional Rugby league to continue in the North-East.

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  • You see to some a man must look like a Rugby Player or WWE Wrestler with huge muscles to be really manly.

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  • He also played rugby union for Rochdale until he suffered a heart attack at 45 and never married, citing rugby as his wife.

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  • However, Connolly believes that the whole Bath Rugby squad have the mettle to turn things around.

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  • Watching my 3 sons play rugby takes up most of my time in the winter months.

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  • The Wilf Paish Rugby Football tests Test 1 The Cooper 12 minute run test or multistage fitness test.

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  • Bus Service Changes Stagecoach has announced the biggest overhaul of it's bus services in Rugby for some time.

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  • It has a growing number of Sports Academies, currently including football, netball, rugby and various equestrian sports including modern pentathlon.

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  • There are also some additional Rugby pitches provided within schools.

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  • A keen Rugby player, he captained Queens ' 3rd XV.

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  • That was the day of the third-place playoff in the rugby world cup, an event in which I had absolutely no interest.

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  • Production themes for the treatment of the vision chapters included a rugby press conference and a courtroom.

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  • Or, rather, a string of penalties is occasionally punctuated by rugby.

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  • The Sussex Society of Rugby Football Union referees shall appoint referees for all games.

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  • The visits are always great fun and the children revel in the rugby ethos of fun, skills and competition.

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  • Watching my 3 sons play Rugby takes up most of my time in the winter months.

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  • Men played or went to watch Rugby, football, or cricket.

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  • We played some expansive Rugby and we also had some quick ball during what was an excellent first half.

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  • Just like where with the welsh Rugby developed due to migration from cornwall.

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  • On Sunday mornings we have 100 - 150 boys and girls playing mini & junior Rugby.

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  • The pair are recognized as the best coaching team in Scottish club Rugby and both have been rewarded for their efforts this year.

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  • Success over the next seven weeks is what fires and finances Irish Rugby.

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  • Enjoy the atmosphere of a cracking showcase event at the " home of English Rugby " .

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  • Rugby shirts adorned with CA logos.

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  • Rugby union 2nd team are also through to the BUSA Plate finals.

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  • Rugby scrum, heads to the center to try and sleep.

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  • I think the Kelso Lads will be kicking themselves, but as they say that is sevens Rugby.

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  • From premiership Rugby clubs to large financial services companies, we have the expertise and experience to help a business grow.

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  • Jason met with club members in their classroom then joined them in a game of tag Rugby.

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  • In it her son is shown playing some muddy U-14 schoolboy Rugby.

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  • In any spare time, Jon enjoys playing his sport of wheelchair Rugby, music, film and travel.

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  • A pub for all those who wear rugby shirts in spirit, if not body.

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  • We have a range of products for the cruising sailor, ranging from the Cruising Almanac to rugby shirts adorned with CA logos.

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  • His work was popular locally, queues forming on private view nights, which often seemed like Rugby scrums.

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  • Steeped in history and home to some of the country's wonderful sporting challenges including the famous Rugby sevens.

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  • We have a range of products for the cruising sailor, ranging from the Cruising Almanac to Rugby shirts adorned with CA logos.

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  • It has a growing number of sports Academies, currently including football, netball, rugby and various equestrian sports including modern pentathlon.

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  • Son aged 10 who is very sporty, the whole family are Rugby mad!

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  • Llanelli's strong community sprit is clearly evident in the support of the town's rugby team.

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  • Biarritz, France The 1st XV Rugby squad have a training camp in Biarritz every summer holidays.

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  • Coventry Rugby Club have applied for planning permission to build a dual purpose greyhound racing stadium, which is owned by Coventry City Council.

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  • Exhausted we went back to our hotel to find that it was full of Irish Rugby supporters awaiting the Saturday match with Wales.

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  • And I was at the Calcutta Cup in 1938 which was the first ever televised rugby international.

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  • Up next came a man with an England Rugby top and a pink thong!

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  • Twickenham Stadium in west London is the national Rugby union stadium.

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  • With only 4 rugby teams playing all the attention was focussed on the 2nd team varsity clash.

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  • Residents would wear wellingtons in bad weather and change into shoes at Rugby Road, hiding the Wellingtons in bad weather and change into shoes at Rugby Road, hiding the wellingtons in the hedge.

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  • Paul Gamble homes in on the advantages for youngsters â particularly would-be rugby players.

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  • We played some really good rugby with the forward dominating the scrum and making excellent yardage with ball in hand.

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  • A rugby style conversion is good or perhaps just hover your foot over as it crashes down inches from its puny body.

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  • Murderball shows how playing quad rugby has given these men a sense of their masculinity.

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  • Future Hope 's rugby team is an Associate Club of Quins and play in the famous quartered jersey.

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  • I honestly do n't think people realize how huge the ramifications of these decisions have become in rugby.

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  • The Sussex Society of Rugby Football Union Referees shall appoint referees for all games.

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  • Clause 40 formed in July 2005 and comprises of 8 members that are related in some way to the Nailsea and Backwell Rugby Club.

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  • The College are now looking forward to using the lessons learned in South America during the remainder of the rugby season.

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  • A dark-haired man resplendent in a scarlet rugby shirt waved back.

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  • Men played or went to watch rugby, football, or cricket.

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  • We played some expansive rugby and we also had some quick ball during what was an excellent first half.

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  • Just like where with the Welsh rugby developed due to migration from cornwall.

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  • On Sunday mornings we have 100 - 150 boys and girls playing mini & junior rugby.

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  • The pair are recognized as the best coaching team in Scottish club rugby and both have been rewarded for their efforts this year.

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  • Success over the next seven weeks is what fires and finances Irish rugby.

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  • Enjoy the atmosphere of a cracking showcase event at the " home of English rugby ".

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  • The weather was not ideal for the day long outdoor event on the far off rugby league pitch.

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  • The men 's rugby union 2nd team are also through to the BUSA Plate finals.

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  • At 9pm it was raining heavily and we all huddled together like a rugby scrum, heads to the center to try and sleep.

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  • Everyone is behind you trying to make you a better rugby player.

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  • I think the Kelso Lads will be kicking themselves, but as they say that is sevens rugby.

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  • From premiership rugby clubs to large financial services companies, we have the expertise and experience to help a business grow.

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  • Jason met with club members in their classroom then joined them in a game of tag rugby.

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  • In it her son is shown playing some muddy U-14 schoolboy rugby.

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  • In any spare time, Jon enjoys playing his sport of wheelchair rugby, music, film and travel.

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  • Rugby from Lovell Rugby A fantastic range of official rugby replica shirts, boots, equipment, training gear and leisurewear.

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  • Him a big rugby player from the Welsh valleys, and I 'm not talking your posh school rugger type.

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  • The newly formed league has been designed to provide a competitive structure to elite schoolboy rugby in the region.

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  • On a fine Webb Ellis surface, Rugby then scored three more tries in the final 10 minutes of the first half.

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  • Interactive touch screens activate various exhibits; A rugby scrum machine and cinema bring the game to life.

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  • His work was popular locally, queues forming on private view nights, which often seemed like rugby scrums.

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  • Until recently self-destructive habits on the rugby pitch were as Gallic as Perrier and perfume.

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  • Steeped in history and home to some of the country 's wonderful sporting challenges including the famous rugby sevens.

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  • He was educated at Rugby School and after this, he managed his father 's sisal plantation in the Bahamas for seven years.

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  • But, cruelly out of place amid the strict protocol of State, Diana seeks solace in the arms of Rugby players and Arabs.

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  • Son aged 10 who is very sporty, the whole family are Rugby mad !

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  • Llanelli 's strong community sprit is clearly evident in the support of the town 's rugby team.

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  • Biarritz, France The 1st XV rugby squad have a training camp in Biarritz every summer holidays.

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  • Exhausted we went back to our hotel to find that it was full of Irish rugby supporters awaiting the Saturday match with Wales.

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  • Rachel 's main sport is hockey although she enjoys playing other sports including tag rugby and skiing.

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  • Up next came a man with an England Rugby top and a pink thong !

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  • The net effect was to allow the side to put together breathtaking rugby that thrilled the crowd.

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  • This quality rugby shirt has a woven white twill collar and placket and features three rubber buttons for comfort and practicality.

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  • Twickenham Stadium in west London is the national rugby union stadium.

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  • The Women 's Rugby union team despite a slow start produced some stalwart defending to deny varsity rivals any points at all.

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  • He did manage several strong breaks through the middle, waltzing round his markers like the next rugby contestant in Strictly Come Dancing.

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  • Residents would wear wellingtons in bad weather and change into shoes at Rugby Road, hiding the wellingtons in the hedge.

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  • Instead, fish out that old Rugby shirt in the back of your closet, pair it with jeans, and you're good to go.

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  • Her hobbies include photography, surfing, watching rugby and playing the piano and cello.

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  • They can be seen on men of all ages and sizes and are great for lounging in as well as for sports such as rugby or soccer.

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  • The Big and Tall Ralph Lauren collection includes polo, rugby, dress and sport shirts as well as sweaters, pants, jackets, swimwear and outerwear.

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  • Case in point is the Nautica Rugby Stripe Tankini set.

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  • The belted boy shorts fully cover your bottom, and the top is a halter variation on the familiar rugby shirt.

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  • Are you searching for a creative fundraising idea for a rugby team?

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  • With proper planning and creative thinking, you can make your rugby fundraiser something unforgettable.

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  • Rugby teams and clubs often have to rely on fundraisers to cover many of the costs associated with playing the sport.

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  • From rugby shirts to balls, many items that cost money are needed.

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  • Contests can be held before a rugby game to raise both funds and team spirit.

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  • To make the items more appealing, have them made with the rugby team's logo or in the team's colors.

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  • Rugby fundraiser can be done during the season or throughout the year.

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  • When fundraising for your rugby team, always wear something that identifies you as part of the team.

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  • Raised in England, he was an avid rugby player in his youth, and broke into the entertainment industry through various modeling jobs following high school graduation.

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  • On the death of his elder brother in September 1843 Henry Smith left Rugby, and at the end of 1844 gained a scholarship at Balliol College, Oxford.

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  • After nine years spent at Laleham he was induced to offer himself as a candidate for the vacant head-mastership of Rugby; and though he entered somewhat late upon the contest, and though none of the electors was personally known to him, he was elected in December 1827.

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  • In one of the testimonials which accompanied his application to the trustees of Rugby, the writer stated it as his conviction that "if Mr Arnold were elected, he would change the face of education all through the public schools of England."

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  • His remains were interred on the following Friday in the chancel of Rugby chapel, immediately under the communion table.

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  • Ambleside, or its environs, was also the place of residence of Dr Arnold (of Rugby), who spent there the vacations of the last ten years of his life; and of Harriet Martineau, who built herself a house there in 1845.

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  • At Rugby Dr Arnold had died in 1842 and had been`succeeded by Dr Tait, who again was followed by Dr Goulburn.

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  • His life at Rugby was marked by great energy and bold initiative.

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  • It was two years after he had taken up his work at Rugby that the volume entitled Essays and Reviews gave rise to an extraordinary storm.

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  • It was declared in a prefatory note to the volume that the authors were responsible only for their respective articles, but some of these were deemed so destructive that many people banned the whole book, and a noisy demand, led by Samuel Wilberforce, then bishop of Oxford, called on the headmaster of Rugby to dissociate himself from his comrades.

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  • In the meantime, however, he printed a volume of his Rugby sermons, to show definitely what his own religious positions were.

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  • When later in the same year, however, Henry Phillpotts, bishop of Exeter, died, the prime minister turned again to Temple, and he accepted the bishopric of that city so dear to him from boyhood, and left Rugby for a home amongst his own people.

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  • He was educated at Rugby and Cambridge, and accepted a cadetship in the Indian army at the advanced age for those days of twenty-three.

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  • In 1842 he became an undistinguished but useful successor to Arnold as headmaster of Rugby; and a serious illness in 1848, the first of many, led him to welcome the comparative leisure which followed upon his appointment to the deanery of Carlisle in 1849.

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