Rockcliff RFC gearing up for anniversary

NEXT year Whitley Bay Rockcliff RFC will be celebrating the 125th anniversary of its re-formation.

A series of events will take place, starting with a festival of rugby in May 2012.

There will be a veterans tournament on May 5, the tenth Super 10s competition scheduled for May 12, and a Minis tournament on May 19.

The events will be geared towards both local and touring sides.

Clubs interested in taking part are invited to contact the club at or on (0191) 251 3704.