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Cartoon illustrations

A selection of Cartoon illustrations from the Welsh Newspaper ‘Evening Express’ covering matches involving Cardiff RFC.

1903 - 7th Feb - Evening Express - cardiff v Blackheath (2)


1947 France v Wales

Welsh team pack leader Bill Tamplin won his hardest match of the season with a tremendous penalty goal from just inside the French half shortly before the interval.

1947 France v Wales

1950 New Zealand v British Lions 1st Test

The British Isles Rugby team surprised its most enthusiastic supporters with a greatly improved display when it played a drawn game in the first Test against New Zealand at Carisbrook.The weather was almost perfect and the ground in excellent order. The crowd was estimated at 35,000.

New Zealand v British Isles - 1st Test
1950 New Zealand v British Lions 1st Test

1930 Canterbury v British Lions

Success of Canterbury! Conditions were ideal and the game was witnessed by about 25,000 spectators at Lancaster Park.

1968 Bob Taylor Jersey
1930 Canterbury Vs British Lions

1930 Auckland Vs British Lions

In 1930 the team North Auckland faced off against the mighty Bristish Lions, it was viewed by 30,000 spectators at Eden Park. This was a great matched played by both sides

1930 Auckland vs British Lions Programme
1930 Auckland Vs British Lions

Bristol Saracens RMS 2017 AGM

Our AGM proved to once again be a very enjoyable day and we would like to thank Bristol Saracens RFC for hosting the event. with ex England flanker Mike Rafter as our Guest Speaker.
Agm 2017

1930 North Auckland v British Lions

30th July at Rugby Park ‘Whangarei’
The British Rugby team scored its best victory of the tour to date by defeating North Auckland at Whangarei by 38 points to 5.

Badge off a 1930 Lions Jersey