Ref blows whistle on ruggerRugby Club holds successful Gala Dinner event

Eastbourne Rugby Football Club raised more than £6,000 at its summer Gala Dinner, organised by Rix & Kay, which featured international referee Nigel Owens MBE as guest speaker.

Friday, 28th July 2017, 8:00 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 12:11 pm
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Rugby event SUS-170727-132741001

The event, which was held at the Grand Hotel in Eastbourne, East Sussex, recently, saw 180 guests enjoy a sumptuous meal and a night of wonderful entertainment - thanks to Owens. The referee has won worldwide acclaim for his fairness and witty one-liners. Commenting on the success of the evening, Bruce Hayter, chairman of legal firm Rix & Kay, said: “Eastbourne Rugby Club is the archetypal community club that pulls in support and players from across the region.

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