Entries by Lonsdale

The best pub in London!

  Our home away from home, McGettigan’s is conveniently located at No. 1 Fulham Broadway. A relatively new addition to the scene in Fulham, McGettigan’s is the perfect place to grab a pint or a feed and watch the best of live sports on one of their 11 HD screens or 2 projector screens. This […]


Established in 1978, Hammersmith and Fulham Rugby Football Club has developed into one of London’s largest and fastest growing rugby clubs. Boasting over 450 members from the age of 5 years and upwards, with five senior men’s sides, a ladies team, a ‘Veterans’ XV and a growing and successful minis and youth section, nearly 1,000 […]


On 5th April 2008 Stuart injured his neck whilst playing fly half for the Club’s Second XV in an end of season friendly. As a result of this injury, which is extremely rare, Stuart had no feeling below his neck and was on a ventilator. Stuart was a remarkable person, who showed outstanding courage and […]

Hammers Vet Tony Richards wins England Cap!

  Tony Richards became the second Hammers player to win an England Legends Cap. Tony’s moment of glory came after playing in the Hammers vs London Irish Vets curtain raiser match at the Stoop. He clearly made an impression, as prop-legend Jason Leonard spotted his skills and asked him play 5 minutes in them main […]

Hammers Vets Victorious in Stuart Mangan Memorial!

Hammersmith & Fulham RFC Vets were invited by the Ireland Legends to play in the charity Curtain Raiser against Bective Rangers RFC, before the England Legends v Ireland Legends International in Dublin on the 9th February 2013. Both matches were being played in memory of Stuart Mangan, who suffered a terrible spinal injury while playing […]

Welcome to the Hammers Youth Section

We offer fun but competitive rugby for under 5’s to under 18’s. Every Sunday morning from 3rd September 2017 between 10am and noon until April 2018 for only £110 at Hurlingham Park. No previous playing experience is required as you will receive training on how to play and develop your game from our RFU qualified coaches. If you just want […]

Jason Leonard (OBE) Becomes the Hammers Club President

Yes, THE Jason Leonard. England’s most capped forward (114 caps) and a Rugby World Cup winner to boot, has agreed to be our Club’s President. Jason took up the position with the Club the day after he completed his term as RFU President. So if you see a big bloke on the touchline who looks […]