Become a member

Full Member £100.00 less £25.00 if paid before 30th Sept.
Associate Member £100.00 less £25.00 if paid before 30th Sept.
Youth Member £35.00 ( individual up to 18 years )
Student Member £30.00 ( higher ed. / University )
O.A.Ps £35.00 less £10.00 if paid before 30th Sept.
Family Member £85.00 + £25.00 for the 1st child £15 for the second and then £10.00 for every additional child
 
To apply for membership download the form from here fill in and hand in at the club bar.
 
Vice President £100.00 less £25.00 if paid before 30th Sept.
Life Member Free membership but all donations are very much appreciated.
Honorary Vice-President Free membership but all donations are very much appreciated.
Associated Vice-President Free membership but all donations are very much appreciated.
Honorary Member Free membership but all donations are very much appreciated.
MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES: a) Membership of the Club shall be open to all persons irrespective of ethnicity, - nationality, sexual orientation, religion or beliefs; or of age, sex or disability except as a necessary consequence of the requirements of Rugby as a particular sport.
(i) Applicants shall either (i) be proposed and seconded by two Full Members who are able, from personal knowledge, to vouch for the suitability of the applicant, or (ii) apply direct to the club.
(ii) the applicant's proposal form shall appear prominently upon the Club Notice Board for a minimum of forty eight hours before the day on which his/her name is submitted to the Membership Sub-Committee.
(iii) at least one of the nominators shall attend the meeting at which the application is considered.
(iv) Membership shall fall into one of the following categories:-
(a) Full Member: who will be those persons of either sex who are either actively engaged in playing rugby within the Club during the current season or those people who, in the opinion of the Membership Sub-Committee, are active supporters of Rugby within the Club.
(b) Associate Member: who will be any adult person of either sex showing an interest in the Club and in Rugby Football generally.
(c) Vice President: who will be any adult person of either sex showing an interest in the Club and in Rugby Football generally.
(d) Youth Member:
(i) All Youth Players under the age of 19
(ii) Said Parents/Guardians of Youth Players
(e) Temporary Member: who will be any person of either sex granted the membership for a fixed period only, this to be determined by the General Committee.
(v) Voting members shall have the right to object to any applicant as detailed above. Such objections must be made in person at any meeting called by the Membership Sub Committee to discuss the application for membership. In the event of an application not being resolved both sides shall have the right to refer the matter to the General Committee whose decision shall be final.
(b) other members may be:-
(i) Life Member: who will be any person of either sex who has performed outstanding service to the Club and has been a Full Member for a minimum of fifteen consecutive years. They will be nominated by the General Committee and be elected to such membership by a two-thirds majority of an Annual General Meeting.
(ii) Honorary Vice-President: who will be any person of either sex who has performed outstanding service to the Club over a number of years. They will be nominated by the General Committee and elected to such membership by the simple majority of an Annual General Meeting.
(iii) Associated Vice-President: who will be a spouse of a member and has performed outstanding service to the Club over a number of years. They will be nominated by the General Committee and elected to such membership by the simple majority of an Annual General Meeting. They will pay no subscription and have no voting rights at an AGM or EGM.
(iv) Honorary Member: who will be any person of either sex who has moved away from the area but wishes to remain in contact with the club. This shall be by invitation of the General Committee only.
(v) Family Member: The spouse and/or children of a member (the children being under 18 years of age at the 1 st of September) shall immediately enjoy the facilities of the club, as long as the said spouse remains a member.
c) At all times the number of members with voting rights shall be at least 51% of the total membership, save that Junior Members shall not be included in this calculation.
d) Parents/Guardians of Youth Members may apply for Associate Membership.
MEMBERSHIP RIGHTS AND PRIVILEGES:
The following shall be the rights and privileges of members excepting where Rule 8 is contravened or where such rights and privileges are restricted by other matters -
a) All members shall be entitled to all the privileges of the Club except those denied by category of membership.
b) All members shall be deemed to have a full knowledge of the Rules of Club and agree to abide by those Rules both in letter and spirit.
c) All members shall be provided with a copy of the Rules of the Club, a new copy to be sent to members as and when changes are made.
d) All members shall be provided with a current fixture card.
e) An Associate Member may after a minimum period of one year be considered for Full Membership by the General Committee.
f) Only those members with voting rights as detailed in Rule 7 shall be eligible to be elected to or co-opted to serve on any committee of the Club except for the Ladies Committee where Associate and Family Members are detailed in Rule 5 supra shall be permitted.
Membership of the Club shall cease:-
(i) If a member is in arrears with his/her subscriptions as Rule 8.
(ii) If the General Committee shall in their discretion decide that a Member's presence and conduct is detrimental to the Club.
(iii) If written notice of resignation is delivered to the Secretary within the provisions of Rule 8.
VOTING RIGHTS: Only Full Members, Life Members, Trustees, Vice Presidents and Honorary Vice Presidents may vote at Annual General Meetings and at Extra-Ordinary General Meetings.
SUBSCRIPTIONS:
a) The Annual Subscription shall become due on the 1st September of each year.
b) The rate of subscription shall be determined by a simple majority at the Annual General Meeting.
c) After payment of a subscription it shall not, nor any part thereof, be refunded for any reason whatsoever .
d) New members shall pay their subscriptions, or a proportionate part thereof, on being accepted to membership.
e) Unless a formal, written resignation is received by the Secretary before 1st September of the new season, then that season's subscriptions become due and payable as above.
I) In the event of a member failing to pay his/her subscription within eight weeks of it falling due, his/her membership shall be deemed to be lapsed and all rights and privileges of membership shall be withdrawn.