Rugby, Warwickshire

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Warwickshire Accommodation & Tourist Information - West Central England

Find your ideal holiday accommodation, tourist information, activities, attractions and travel information in Warwickshire.

Statue of William Webb Ellis, behind him Rugby School located in the town of Rugby, Warwickshire, the school he used tot go to. Now you know where the game of Rugby got its name from - Brief History of Rugby Rugby School, South Africa Tours, Town Names, Woodstock, United Kingdom, Around The Worlds, England, Statue, Mansions

Brief History of Rugby

The history of rugby started when during a football game in 1823, pupil William Webb Ellis picked up the ball and ran with it

Rupert Brooke August 1887 – 23 April was an English poet known for his idealistic war sonnets written during the First World War, especially The Soldier. Rupert Brooke, William Butler Yeats, Colin Firth, British Poets, British History, Duncan Grant, La Dordogne, Bloomsbury Group, English Poets

Rupert Brooke. 3rd. Aug. 1887 – 23rd. Apr. 1915, was an English poet known for his war sonnets, especially "The Soldier". "If I should die, think only this of me; That there's some corner of a foreign field, That is for ever England. There shall be, In that rich earth a richer dust concealed ...