Grab your place on course

Places are still available on a free Rugby Rules Academy day at Dearne Valley College.

The free session is aimed at teaching youngsters aged eight to 14 the basics of Rugby Union and will be held on Wednesday, August 15, from 10am to 3pm.

It will be led by Leeds Carnegie player Ryan Burrows, with assistance from Yorkshire under 20s Scrum Half Josh Bird and First Captain Matt Burrows.

Participants will learn basic rugby skills including rules of the game, passing and scoring.

Suitable clothing, waterproofs and footwear, a packed lunch and a drink are all needed for the day.

To book a place call Sally Corns on 07739 337599 or email