Former Henley Hawks head coach Jason Forster has been appointed to the same role at Chippenham.

Forster, whose contract was not renewed by Henley for financial reasons, will look to lead his new side back into National 3 South West.

He will come up against Oxfordshire’s Wallingford and Witney in South West 1 East next season.

  • BANBURY president Charlie Viggers received an award from RFU elite performance director Rob Andrew to recognise his club’s achievements at youth level.

The club won the RFU Seal of Approval award for the south and Oxfordshire region, with Viggers collecting the memento on Guinness Premiership final day at Twickenham.

  • CHINNOR are hosting a summer rugby camp for five to 12-year-olds, led by first team captain Matt Hutchings, from August 23 to 26.

For further information and to book a place on the camp, contact Hutchings on 07736 032847 or