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Bradford and Bingley RFC

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Nickname(s)  Bees
Captain(s)  Brett Mitchell
League  Yorkshire 1
Founded  1982
Chairman  Martin Whitcombe
Union  Rugby Football Union
Ground  Wagon Lane
Chairperson  Martin Whitcombe
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Full name  Bradford and Bingley Rugby Football Club
Coach(es)  Martin Whitcombe Ali MacDonald Ben Greaves

Bradford & Bingley Rugby Football Club is an English rugby union team based in Bingley, West Yorkshire. The club runs four senior sides, including a veterans side, and eleven junior teams. The first XV plays in Yorkshire 1 following relegation from North 1 East the previous season, their 2nd relegation in as many years.


Bumble Bee Barbarians

Bradford & Bingley RFC is home of the Bumble Bee Barbarians, England's first mixed ability rugby team. Founded in 2009 by a determined young man with Cerebral Palsy and Learning Difficulties the team now has over 30 players. In August 2015 the first ever mixed ability World Cup tournament with take place at their home ground at Wagon Lane


The club was formed in 1982 following a merger between Bradford RFC and Bingley RFC.

Club Honours

  • RFU Intermediate Cup Winners 2004
  • North Division 2 East champions (2): 1998-99, 2002-03
  • North Division 1 champions: 2003-04
  • National League 3 North champions: 2005-06
  • Yorkshire 1 champions: 2015-16
  • References

    Bradford & Bingley RFC Wikipedia

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