Newcastle Falcons are all set to make a move for British Lion
scrum half Austin Healey.
And, after retiring from rugby, he remained close to the sport and was chosen to be the medical doctor for the 1980 British Lions
tour of South Africa.
The Ospreys, who themselves boast four Lions in their starting XV, have been boosted by the return of British Lions
He coached Llanelli to four successive victories in the WRU Cup in the early Seventies and masterminded the winning British Lions
tour of New Zealand and Australia in 1971.
ITALIAN JOB Mike Phillips will replace Peel in Rome; DREAM OVER Injury would prevent Dwayne Peel making this summer's British Lions
Among the famous names on the Academicals roster include former British Lions
Gerald Davies, Gareth Edwards, JPR Williams, Graham Price, Robert Jones and John Devereux.
THE British Lions
recorded a magnificent 29-13 victory over Australia in the First Test in Brisbane today.
The following year, Japan will be the destination for what is likely to be a youthful development-style party, as the tour will coincide with the British Lions
adventure Down Under.
JOSH LEWSEY ended his England career yesterday believing that it will improve his chances of British Lions
selection next summer.
He toured Australia and NewZealand with the 1950 British Lions
and appeared in five tests including two wins over the Wallabies and a 9-9 drawagainst the All Blacks when he kicked a crucial penalty.
The Wales and British Lions
centre was forced to delay his comeback from five months on the sidelines when a back injury ruled him out of the Ospreys Powergen Cup victory at Bristol last Friday.
WOODLANDS School under-14s are two weeks from their departure to Australia and a six-match tour shadowing the British Lions
On Friday the Welsh Charitables RFC are holding their annual tribute dinner and this year's recipient is legendary Wales and British Lions
fullback JPR Williams.
The British Lions
wing has not played since returning from New Zealand with a similar problem to the one that has ruled out team-mate Gavin Henson until mid-October.
PRINCE William filled Jonny Wilkinson's boots yesterday at a British Lions
training session in New Zealand.