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John Naughton

John Naughton The club are desperately sad to announce the death of former player, Third Team Captain and Committee Member John Naughton. John passed away peacefully in Dumfries Infirmary  after a brave and courageous battle with Covid. This terrible disease took a great guy in the prime of his life. John was one of the […]

Published Feb 24, 2021 in News

Mo Irvine

Dumfries Saints sadly announce the death of former player Mo (Morris) Irvine who passed away last Tuesday. Mo had his early rugby education at St Joseph’s College and Dumfries Academy, turning out in the mornings for the school and in the afternoons he’d head off to Park Farm to play for Don Wylie’s U18 Colts. […]

Published Feb 19, 2021 in News

DONATE A PINT

Calling  all 6nationsrugby fans This time of year would see Grassroots Rugby Clubs buzzing with anticipation and excitement as 6 nations fans meet in clubhouses across the country eager to watch all the games live. Due to the pandemic, this won’t be happening and Rugby Clubs will suffer a massive loss of income. Something which […]

Published Feb 11, 2021 in News

Donald Biggar

More sad news I’m afraid. We have just heard that Donald Biggar who farmed at Chapelton Farm, Castle Douglas has passed away at the age of 68. Donald was a stalwart stand off at Park Farm back in the 70s and in keeping with his love of sport he was also a keen stalker and […]

Published Feb 3, 2021 in News

In Memory of Jay Burns

It is with the deepest regret that we announce the death of one of our young rugby players, Jay Burns, who tragically died at the weekend as the result of a car accident the previous week. Jay played his first game for the Colts during the 2017-18 season and was a popular member of the […]

Published Feb 3, 2021 in News

John Fair

We were so sorry to hear of the death, last week, of past Dumfries player John Fair. John played fullback for Dumfries 1st XV back in the 60s and was well known for his hard tackling and drole humour. When his playing days ended with cracked ribs (plus a quiet word from his pregnant wife […]

Published Nov 23, 2020 in News

Dai Lewis

We are sorry to hear the sad news from Seven Sisters that Dai Lewis passed away last week. Dai was a faithful visitor with Seven and a “weel kent face” at Park Farm over the years. Here in Dumfries we mourn his passing and send our sincere condolences to his family in Wales. The picture, […]

Published Sep 28, 2020 in News

FIXTURES FOR SEASON 20/21

Please click on the link for this season’s fixtures. https://www.scottishrugby.org/news/2020/21-new-season-fixtures?fbclid=IwAR0eYCoyamuqtxYb0-wLh1cauxtBXD_Jz3-Dkqg2ex8xSIzLFWVkS7BAnj0

Published Sep 17, 2020 in News

AGM Virtual Meeting Amendment

Please note there is an amendment to the 7pm meeting’s password. The correct log in details are set out below. Club AGM      7-7.40pm approx Login details 72108745003 Password 5cCiVw AGM of Dumfries RFC Charitable Trust       7.40pm Log in details 71200699280 Password xs7j8g Any member planning on attending the AGM tonight, please […]

Published Sep 16, 2020 in News

AGM VIRTUAL MEETING

Due to updated guidelines on Covid 19 and on the advice of the club’s Covid 19 representative, the meetings in the Clubhouse tomorrow night have been cancelled. Instead, they will  take place from 7pm on a ZOOM virtual platform and the information you require to join the meetings is below. All members are invited to […]

Published Sep 15, 2020 in News