East Midlands’ might edges out valiant Kent

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Kent 27 East Midlands 33 Bill Beaumont Cup – Division Two County Championship Plate Final – Twickenham A gripping match from start to finish, but ultimately Kent will be left frustrated to have lost a match during which they led for large chunks and played by far the more enterprising rugby. Four times they crossed […]

Bar Staff needed

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As we prepare for next season the Club is recruiting bar staff to work at Well Hall during the forthcoming season, primarily for 1st team match days and events, starting with the pre-season warm up games in August. Obviously you must be at least 18 years old and previous experience of bar / pub service in […]

Works are now in full swing

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Works are now in full swing as we head towards the 2016/17 season. Its a busy & exciting time and over the course of spring/ summer we will be seeing the temporary 500 seat stand going up, new LED Floodlights, and an outside function facility. Finances and time permitting we will also be incorporating new […]

England v Wales – Take 3

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This Sunday sees the 3rd encounter this season between England and Wales.  With one victory apiece will Wales build on their win over England during the World Cup or will England take forward their Grand Slam success ahead of the tour Down Under? As promised earlier this month, the Club will be bringing you live […]

Stradwick leads Kent to HQ

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Kent 29 Devon 8 Blackheath’s Tom Stradwick will lead Kent out at Twickenham next Sunday after the county side’s dominant set-scrum gave them victory against Devon to top the South Pool and give them a place in the final of the 2016 County Championship Plate. Going into the match needing the four try bonus, while […]

Six from Blackheath in for Kent

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Six Blackheath players will make up part of the 22-man Kent squad tomorrow, as the county host Devon at Medway RFC in Rochester, in the final round of pool matches in Division Two of the 2016 Bill Beaumont Cup. Tom Stradwick will captain the side, and Terry Read, Dan Hamilton, Freddie Gabbitass, Josh Hawkins and […]

Plenty of rugby (and other sport) this summer

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Aviva Premiership Semi Finals Whilst the season is over for Club teams, and the European season is over, there is still the business end of Premiership season to enjoy. as this Saturday Saracens take on Leicester and Exeter take on Wasps in the Premiership Semi Finals in make or break matches to see who will […]

David William Swarbrick

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David William Swarbrick 17th January 1927 – 20 April 2016 We are sorry to have to report the recent death of former England International and Blackheath F.C. 1st XV Captain David Swarbrick. David was born on Monday 17th January 1927 at Tynemouth, north east England. He was educated at Kingwood School and Merton College, Oxford, […]

Blackheath 12 Westcombe Park 16

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A disappointing finale to the season, as Blackheath succumbed to a better organised Westcombe Park side in the final of the Kent Cup at the Jack Williams Memorial Ground, home of Aylesford RFC. Against the run of play, Matt Wepke put the Club ahead with a great score after Simon Whatling’s brave cross kick out […]