Cornish Pirates 52 Hartpury University RFC 26

Three second half tries produced a bonus point for the Red & Blacks, who were ultimately rewarded for fighting right until the final whistle – James Williams’ conversion of a very well-taken Sam Goatley try was the final act of the match. Unfortunately, the damage had all been done before…

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Hartpury announce squad for Pirates trip

There are plenty of changes – and a debut – as Hartpury go in search of a first ever win over the Cornish Pirates on Saturday. The pack sees the biggest re-shuffle.  England Under 20 international, Olly Adkins, returns for the first time since week three of the season at…

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Bristol session breeds optimism ahead of Pirates trip

Unbeknown to most, Hartpury played out a full 80-minute ‘behind closed doors’ game with a strong Bristol Bears XV last weekend.  The team put up a very good account of themselves at Bristol’s new and lavishly-equipped training centre. Coming up against a strong side, containing plenty of players with recent…

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Cornwell talks with pride of ‘Hartpury Lions’

  Last week’s news that Hartpury old boys Jonny Hill and Louis Rees-Zammit had been included in the British & Irish Lions squad to visit South Africa this summer was clearly great for the players, but also a source of deep pride for the Hartpury institution as a whole. Having…

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