Welcome to Westcliff Rugby Football Club

– formerly Old Westcliffians Rugby Football Club incorporated 1922 – 




Work Rate



Notification of AGM 2022 - 28th June, 8pm @ the Gables

CLICK HERE to find out more about the AGM

Westcliff RFC is a Level 4 rugby club that is a non-profit Community Amateur Sports Club whose members come from across Essex and further afield.  The members are from various backgrounds and are welcomed into an inclusive club environment where the key principles of Teamwork, Respect, Enjoyment, Discipline, and Sportsmanship are developed out in the fresh air.

Westcliff RFC Senior Teams compete in:

Mens 1st XV National 2 South (Nat 2 South)
Ladies 1st XV National Championship 2 South East – East
Mens 2nd XV Shepherd Neame Essex Mens Merit League Division 1 (SNEML D1)
Mens 3rd XV Shepherd Neame Essex Merit League Division 4 (SNEML D4)

We run Youth and Mini Teams for girls and boys from our Academy of Under 18’s and 17’s to our Under-6’s, and a girls Youth section called the Wildcats. We also run an expanding and increasingly popular Lion Cub section for children aged 2-5 on a Saturday morning.

The Club benefits from a brand new purpose-built facilities that matchs our progressive ambitions and goals for the years to come.  We take great pride in developing players from within we are also an open and inclusive club that invites players of all levels of experience and ability to join us. If that sounds like you, we would very much like to hear from you and welcome you to The Gables.

Click to Veiw (19Mb)

Club Brochure

Click to Veiw (11Mb)

Youth Pathway

Autumn Internationals

Click HERE to find out more about Requesting Tickets

Passing of Roland Darvell

Roland Darvell HonVP WRFC

The club is deeply saddened to have lost one of its oldest Vice Presidents, with the passing of Roland Darvell last Thursday, peacefully in Basingstoke hospital, after a short illness.

Click Here to read more about Roland.


Weds 18th May

  • 12.00 – service at Southend Crematorium. West Chapel
  • 13.00 – refreshments at Saxon Hall, 5 Aviation Way, SS2 6UN


Dear Member/ Vice President

It certainly seems an age ago that we last saw the 1st XV in league action – to be precise, the 29th of February 2020 saw us narrowly edged out by Tonbridge Juddians in a match where we were able to pick up a bonus losing point which ultimately turned out to be vital.  A possibly unexpected but fully-deserved victory at…….Click to Continue Reading

Our thanks go out to our westbus 2021-22 Doners

27/11 Lunch raffle winnerJohn PaceyPete Jones
Alex KnightJohn RollasonPhil Parmenter
Barbara DilleyJohn WilkinsPhil Parmenter
Bea BardKeith & Helen DolmanPhilip Miller
Bob MaynardM ChamberlinSteve Diggins
Chris BardMick & Pam McKeithSteve Johnson
Chris TansleyMicky OwensSteve Monk
Christine RoskamsMike MaynardSteve Skinner
Hayley PaceyMike TurnerStuart Richmond
Ian FrancisNick FennellTim Eastwell
Jerry HolmesNigel RoskamsTony Fayers
Jof DilleyPaul & Sally BattleTony Mudd
John & M CoxheadPaul Whiting

Home Match Lunches

DateVisiting TeamSponsor/Cause
4th SeptDings Crusaders RFCJohn Dilley Consulting
18th SeptLeicester Lions RFCLight Blue
2nd OctHenley Hawks RFCIan Francis
16th OctRedruth RFCFat Boyz
30th OctOld Albanian RFCCustoms Network
13th NovEsher RFCCouno Ltd
27th NovBury St Edmunds RFCFriends of WRFC
11th DecWorthing RFCStellisons
8th JanBarnstaple RFCTim Ablethorpe
Westcliff RFC U14's
22nd JanBarnes RFCPrinciple Personnel
5th FebBarnstaple RFCJohn Dilley Consulting
12th FebHinckley RFCMike Goff memorial lunch supported by Peter Farmer & Stuart Richmond
26th FebClifton RFCLeigh-on-Sea Cricket Club
Old Westcliffian Cricket Club
26th MarGuernsey RFCMessrs Wilkins, Noakes & Fahie-Wilson
9th AprCanterbury RFCDHH Timber
23rd AprRochford RFCHLM
Fat Boyz

Interested in next seasons Home Lunch Sponsorship

We are promoting joint sponsorship lunches

Sole Sponsorship is also available upon request

ALF10s Charity Rugby Tournament

5th Mar1st XVOld Albanians (A)14-18
4th MarLionsSouthend (A)22-31
12th FebRhinosCanvey (A)31-5
6th MarLadies 1st XVStanford Le Hope (A)5-52
6th MarUnder 18’sEton Manor(A)27-27
21th NovUnder 17’sUpminster (H)43-24
6th FebUnder 16’sWitham (A)17-10
6th MarUnder 15’sBasildon (H)20-12
6th FebUnder 14’sBasildon (H)49-7
6th FebUnder 13’sSouth Woodham (H)20-45

DateTeamOpponentsVenueKick off
12th Mar1st XVEsher RFCAway
RhinosSeason Over
20th MarLadiesSouthend Saints LadiesHome
20th MarUnder 18’sRochford RFCHome
13th MarUnder 17’stbatba
20th MarUnder 16’stbatba
20th MarUnder 15’stbatba
13th MarUnder 14’sUpminster RFCHome
20th MarUnder 13’stbatba
13th MarMini’sWestcliff FestivalHome

Club News

Load More

500 Club Winners

Mar 2022 Winners

1st Prize of £500: Alec Hartopp
2nd Prize of £250: Barry Allum
3rd Prize of £100: Adrian Livermore
4th Prize of £50: Jerry Leonard
5th Prize of £25: Jack Redhead

Find out more about the 500 Club, Click Here

Interested in Venue Hire

CLICK HERE to find out more

Our Kind Sponsors