Academics call to scrap school rugby tackling and scrums

A New Zealand study found that playing one game of rugby every three weeks was 460 – 530 times more dangerous than a half an hour cycling trip.

Local reaction to Tigers’ appointment of Matt O’Connor

Matt O’Connor is set to take the reins at Leicester Tigers after the crunch match against Northampton at the weekend.

DMU Women’s Rugby make history to reach quarter finals of cup

For the first time in three years De Montfort University’s Women’s Rugby team has made it into the quarter final of their league cup.

Tigers build team chemistry with Leicestershire firefighter drills

Leicester Tigers spent the afternoon practising team building exercises with firefighters from Leicestershire Fire and Rescue on Monday 14 October in a bid to boost team spirit.

Read all about it! Journalism students win awards

Trainee journalists have been awarded for their reporting skills at a celebration ceremony to mark the end of their De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) degree course.