Stoop to host England Women’s Six Nations internationals
14 January 2003 17:24pm
NEC Harlequins are delighted to announce that the Stoop Memorial Ground will host two of England's Womens matches in this years Six Nations Championship.
England, runners-up to New Zealand in last years World Cup, will play Spain on Sunday 9th March 2003, kick-off 12.00pm, and Scotland on Saturday 22nd March 2003, kick-off 1.00pm.
"The opportunity to play at the Stoop and to look at having a 'home ground' in an area where women's rugby has always been well supported will assist in our bid to win back the Six Nations Championship and to raise the profile of the women's game," said Carol Isherwood, England Womens Performance Director.
Tickets for these matches are priced at £10 for adults and £2 for under 16's, and can be purchased from the Quins ticketline on 0871 871 8877, or can be booked on-line by clicking here.
Harlequins fan Ed Atkin won the Etihad Airways 'Up and Under' competition at the Northampton Saints game. As a result, he and a friend have won a holiday to Abu Dhabi courtesy of Etihad Airways and the Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority.