Blackheath dedicates fixture to Utilita Giving

Blackheath has dedicated its fixture against Sedgley Park on Saturday 6 April to a crucial charity that supports people out of fuel and food poverty. Utilita Giving — the official charity partner of Utilita Energy, Blackheath’s naming rights sponsor — supports individuals, families and households who are having difficulty affording fuel and food across England, Scotland and Wales. The charity will …

Three weeks to go!

The countdown is now well and truly on! Three weeks to go before the ‘One Club One Day’ event at The Utilita, and we’ve got plenty of food and drink to keep you going through the day, with drink specials in the Greene King bar and the Clubhouse, and food for all. From craft beer, cider, pale ale and IPA, …

4 weeks to go!

Just over four weeks to go until our ‘One Club One Day’ event (Saturday 20 April, starting at 14:00).  Loads of things planned for keeping the children entertained (see https://blackheathrugby.co.uk/5-weeks-to-go/) and we haven’t forgotten the grown ups either!  We’ll be offering food from the BBQ at £4, and we will also have a special price on drinks of £4 per …

Easter camp

April rugby camp with Henry Paul and Archie Holland! When: 2-4 April Where: The Utilita, SE9 6TE Time: 9am-3pm Who: Boys & Girls u7-u13s Price: 1 Day £30, 2 days £55, 3 days £75 10% reduction for siblings Early /late pick up (08:00-17:00) £5 per day Camp Content – Variety of competitive games – Key age group specific skills (including …

5 weeks to go!

Just over five weeks to go until our ‘One Club One Day’ event (Saturday 20 April, starting at 14:00), and this week’s post is all about the kids! To start with, make sure you get to The Utilita when the gates open – the first 100 children who come through will get sweetie bags! And during the afternoon we have: …

Time to nominate!

All sports clubs survive thanks to the hard work of an army of volunteers, and Blackheath Rugby is no exception. Do you know someone who works hard to make sure rugby is played every week? Or is there a volunteer who goes that extra mile to help the Club outside of the playing? Nominate your volunteer of the year now …

6 weeks to go!

Just over six weeks to go until our ‘One Club One Day’ event, and this is the first of the weekly updates we’ll be giving you, each with some details of what’s being planned.  Starting at 14:00 (note the updated time), and going on until midnight, the day will start off downstairs, with a BBQ (children eat for free, adults …

It means everything

Last weekend, the RFU cameras were at The Utilita, as part of their ‘It means everything’ series – looking at the grassroots clubs of the current International players. Theo Dan, England hooker, went through Minis and Juniors at Blackheath Rugby (read more here) and so we were delighted to share the story, and also to showcase the Club as it …

All roads lead to Rome

Following on from the success of the Doddie Cup 555 ride in 2023, former Scotland captain, and Lion, Rob Wainwright has set his biggest fundraising challenge yet with ‘All Roads Lead to Rome 2024’, and on Saturday 2 March you’ll be able to welcome the team at the Utilita as they refuel on their way to Dover to catch the …

We need your vote!

Late last year, Blackheath Rugby applied for a Grant for £10,000 from the Greenwich Neighbourhood Growth Fund for money that will go towards the cost of works to our showers, water tanks and pipe works.  We are pleased to say that our application has now been shortlisted for the Grant, but this is alongside several other applicants, and the residents …