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England call up for Camp Hill's Antoinette

THE Rugby Union season may be over and preparations for the next season well underway.

Old Yardleians scoop North Midlands Vase

OLD Yardleians completed a memorable season by winning their third trophy with a 10-5 win over Ross on Wye in the final of the North Midlands Vase at Dudley Kingswinford.

Chargers get their act together

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Henley in Arden tennis club winners

HENLEY-in-Arden Tennis Club Championship took place last Sunday against some pretty tough competition from the Olympic Torch procession and the European Cup final.

New era dawns at Birmingham Solihull Rugby Club

THE bulk of the big names may have gone but the dream of building a local team full of local lads is alive and well at Birmingham Solihull Rugby Club.

All change at Birmingham Solihull Rugby Club as Bees coach Russell Earnshaw bows out

A TURBULENT week for Birmingham Solihull Rugby Club has ended with the departure of director of rugby Russell Earnshaw, the expected end of their groundshare with Solihull Moors and their relegation to the fourth tier of English rugby, National League 2 North, writes Ross Crawford.

Things can only get better as Bees start on wrong foot

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Baptism of fire as Bees blown away by Ealing

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Confidence growing in new squad

AN upbeat Russell Earnshaw believes his new-look Bees squad is close to the strength of the team that took to the field in the Championship last year.

Bees boss is buzzing ahead of big kick-off

BEES’ director of rugby Russell Earnshaw believes the combination of a nucleus of retained players, bolstered by some new additions, will give his side every chance of being competitive in National League One.

Bees call to local business, fans, and borough

THE Bees have launched a massive appeal to ensure top class rugby continues in Solihull.


BEES crashed out of the second tier of English rugby on Sunday when they lost their vital relegation play off against Moseley 14-23.

"Not good enough Bees" relegated by Moseley

BEES fell through the trapdoor of the Championship relegation play offs to National League 1 this afternoon (Sunday) when they were simply not good enough against a Moseley side brimming with confidence after back to back wins over Esher.

Win or bust for Bees

“IT’S going to be a massive dogfight” reckons Bees director of rugby Russell Earnshaw - and the people of Solihull are invited to watch as Birmingham and Solihull take on Moseley at Damson Park this Sunday in a game they simply have to win.

Bees left reeling by Albion power play

Birmingham Solihull 10 v 32 Plymouth Albion

Play offs are looming but Warriors first

Bees will field ‘as strong a line-up as we possibly can’ in Saturday’s bottom-versus-top Championship clash with Worcester Warriors, says Bees’ director of rugby Russell Earnshaw.

Bees find reasons to be cheerful

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Tough start to the year for Solihull sport

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THE year ahead looked a little gloomy at the beginning of January for the Birmingham and Solihull Bees.

Errors cost Bees as team is left stung by defeat

BEES came away on the wrong end of a 27-0 result at relegation rivals Plymouth Albion.

Bees fall victim to big freeze

AS the winter freeze played havoc on sporting fixtures across the country last weekend, the Bees were not immune.


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