18/01/2020 12:32
Llandow Memorial Fixture

A Combined Abercarn, Risca and Llanharan XV will take on Monmouthshire County on Friday 13th March at Abercarn Welfare. Kick off 19.15hrs. It was on the 12th March 1950 that the hearts of the Llanharan, Abercarn, Risca Rugby Football Clubs (plus others) were ripped out on a bright, sunlit afternoon when an AVRO-TUDOR V plane carrying 78 Welsh rugby fans and five crew crashed into a field near Llandow in the Vale of Glamorgan. The plane was packed with supporters fresh from celebrating a 6-3 victory over Ireland in Belfast, which had given Wales their first Triple Crown for 39 years and thei.....