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By Dragons den
October 26 2014

To coincide with Half Term, London Welsh will descend on Oxford, in full force this Wednesday, starting with an open training session at St Edwards school and many other events around the City.So why not come on down and meet the players and coaches.

London Welsh will be taking over Oxford City centre on Wednesday 29th October for the Club’s first ‘Big City Scrum’ event.
 
In association with the Club’s partners, St Edward’s School, Jack FM and Oxford City Council, the day will begin with an open training session at St Edward’s School, Woodstock Road, between 9:30am and 11:15am, followed by an autograph session, before the whole London Welsh squad will be getting out and about in the city centre to meet supporters.
 
Some of the squad will be trying their hand at some unusual roles – you might just get your food served to you that lunchtime by a London Welsh player!
 
After the training session, free for coaches and players alike to come and watch,  there will be another event  in Bonn Square, opposite the Westgate Centre, between 1pm and 3pm. People  will be able to get tips on your passing and tackling ability from the likes of Tom May and Piri Weepu and try out our rugby inflatable games, as well as getting autographs and photos
Big city scrum

 

Please see intinerary below.
 
FREE OPEN Training Session - watch the Premiership coaches deliver a session to the whole squad as they prepare for the  LV Cup Gloucester match on November 9th.
 
When: 9:30am Training starts at 09:45 -11:15am
Where: St Edward’s School Rugby Pitches, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 7NN
Who: Full London Welsh Premiership squad
What: Open training session – and meet the players and coaches
No car parking available at the school - 5mins from Pear Tree Park and Ride to Woodstock Road, South Parade
 
London Welsh #BIGCITYSCRUM  as London Welsh take over Bonn Square from 1pm.
 
When: 1pm-3pm
Where: Bonn Square
Who will be there : Justin Burnell, Piri Weepu, Tom May, Olly Barkley & Matt Corker
What: Meet the players, test your passing skills with our fantastic fun Rugby inflatables
 
Where will the players be around the city? —go and meet them and see  what they are up to
 
When: 1pm-2:45pm
Where: Oxford Castle
Who: Jimmy Litchfield & Jesse Liston will be promoting Oxford Castle with Oxford City Council
 
When: 1pm-2:45pm
Where: Blackbird Leys Park
Who: Rob Lewis & Nathan Vella will be sharing the news on a great  new fitness trail with Oxford City Council
 
When: 1pm-2:45pm
Where: Horspath offices on the Horspath Road
What: Carl Kirwan & Ben Cooper  will be visiting Level 2 Award in Sports Leadership/Community Leadership course called ‘Youth Ambition’ with Oxford City Council
 
When: 1pm-1.30pm    
Where: Carfax Tower, Queen Street    
What: Crikey a  Lineout demonstration with Jack Gilding, Koree Britton, Ben West, James Down, Shane Cahill & Nathan Trevet
 
When: 1.30pm-2.30pm    
Where: Royal Blenhiem Pub, St Ebbes Street 
What:  Enjoy  a warm welcome  and have your drink and food served by Lachlan McCaffrey & Pablo Henn   
 
When: 1pm-3pm    
Where: Cornmarket Street & George Street    
What: Say hello in Oxford to our players Paul Rowey, Nathan Taylor, Chris Elder & James Lewis   
 
When: 1pm-3pm    
Where: High Street & Broad Street    
What: Catch the guys in Oxford  City centre Shane Cahill, Nathan Trevett & Koree Britton   
 
When: 1pm-2.45pm    
Where: Blackbird Leys Leisure Centre    
What: Why not do a workout as  Seb Jewell & Tristan Roberts will be here   
 
When: 1pm-3pm    
What: Richard Thorpe & Josh McNally  will be on the road with JACK FM. Give them a wave and come and say hello!
 
When: 2pm-3pm    
Where: Gourmet Burger Kitchen  on George Street   
What: Have your fantastic burgers and side-orders served  by Ben West, Jack Gilding & James Down   

Sounds like a great afternoon so why not popp down and take a look

 

 

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Out and About in Oxford
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