The place the Rugby fives recreation was invented | Sports activities

Rugby faculty is lacking out of your checklist of unbiased faculties that play Rugby 5 (state faculty college students in London are coaching to tackle personal faculties at Rugby 5 on 16 June). In fact we play it – the sport was invented right here! It’s the second world-famous crew recreation created at Rugby College, the second is rugby soccer in 1823; we are going to have a good time its bicentennial subsequent 12 months.
Peter Inexperienced
CEO, Rugby College Group

Your obituary of Geoff Fuller didn’t do the pub he created justice. His seemingly grumpy landlord act of sitting by the fireplace and studying his newspaper appeared to generate odd occasions – a few pheasants on the counter, a long-eared owl on a chair, an impromptu a capella efficiency by German hikers. I’ve by no means seen “Rabbit’s liver cooked in Dubonnet” on a menu wherever else. He might be missed.
Bernard Brownsword
Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire

As a retired college trainer, I welcome your article (Women do like onerous maths, says the Commissioner for Kids of England, 17 June), however it could have been extra convincing if the accompanying image had proven a mathematical equation, not a chemical one.
Prof. John Kilner
Ewell, Surrey

We left Northampton on our narrowboat in early Might and traveled down the River Nene to Peterborough, then throughout the center degree to Denver and up the Nice Ouse River and its tributaries to the Ely. At every of the moorings we’ve heard not less than one cuckoo (Letter, June 14). Or possibly the identical one follows us.
Mick Geraghty
Narrowboat Oleanna, River Cam

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