Fiona Tomas

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About Fiona Tomas

Fiona Tomas is a news and sports journalist based in Newbury, Berkshire. She is passionate about the increased visibility of women’s sport in the media.

Help grow women’s rugby up north

EVEN the most serious southerner would consider it cruel to wipe the grin off Simon Middleton’s face. The Yorkshireman, who made his name as a winger for league outfit Castleford Tigers in his playing days, has good reason to be beaming from ear to ear: the Red Roses head coach will accompany his 28-player [...]

By |2018-10-23T19:43:03+00:00October 19th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Worcester Valkyries: ‘We’re here to win’

They might be the only side still seeking their first victory in the Tyrrells Premier 15s – but Worcester head coach Roy Davies insists there’s a spark of something special which is already shining though his young, talented side this season. “I DON’T say it’s okay to lose rugby games, I’m probably the world’s [...]

By |2018-09-24T17:21:22+00:00September 24th, 2018|News, Worcester Valkyries|0 Comments

Lichfield Ladies RFC: the Phoenix which rose from the ashes

There aren’t many rugby clubs – male or female – who have experienced a 42-player exodus before the start of a season. There are even fewer who could recruit another 67 as a result. Both happened to Lichfield Ladies RFC, in less than a year. The club – one of the early trailblazers of the [...]

By |2018-05-18T14:20:20+00:00May 18th, 2018|Lichfield Ladies, News|0 Comments