Saracens Pre-War Players Attend the 1926 Jubilee Dinner

The recent discovery of an original newspaper story covering the Saracens 50th Anniversary Jubilee Club Dinner has been very insightful. The detailed journalistic coverage of the gala evening, held at the famous Cafe Monico (on Tichborne Street, near what is now Piccadilly Circus), captures wonderfully the spirit of the evening via the speeches, the humour, the…

Saracens and the Honourable Artillery Company

With Saracens returning this week for their annual game to the superb Honourable Artillery Company grounds, it is worth noting the relationship between the two clubs goes back over 100 years. The first game between the two dates back as far as the 1900/01 season, with the Saracens ‘Crusaders’ side (effectively the 2nd team), under…