Blues start season with trip to Bristol

Bedford Blues in action against Nottingham last season
Bedford Blues in action against Nottingham last season

Bedford Blues will begin the 2015/16 Greene King IPA Championship season with a trip to Bristol before welcoming Moseley to Goldington Road for the first home game of the campaign.

Kevin Maggs brings his Moseley team to Goldington Road on the weekend of September 11/12/13 before Bedford see out September with two trips on the road to London Scottish and London Welsh.

Speaking about the fixtures, Blues Director of Rugby Mike Rayer said: “Everybody is always excited when the fixtures comes out as it allows us and the fans the chance to start planning the year ahead.

“We have some big games in the first month so it is important that we hit the ground running and show our intentions from the start.”

Bedford Blues Championship 2015/16 fixtures: 11/12/13 Sep: Moseley (h); 18/19/20 Sep: London Scottish (a); 25/26/27 Sep: London Welsh (a); 2/3/4 Oct: Nottingham (h); 9/10/11 Oct: Jersey (a); 16/17/18 Oct: Rotherham (h); 23/24/25 Oct: Ealing Trailfinders (a); 6/7/8 Nov: Yorkshire Carnegie (h); 13/14/15 Nov: B&I Cup; 20/21/22 Nov: B&I Cup; 27/28/29 Nov: Cornish Pirates (a); 4/5/6 Dec: Doncaster Knights (h); 11/12/13 Dec: B&I Cup; 18/19/20 Dec: B&I Cup; 24/26/27: Moseley (a); 1/2/3 Jan 2016: London Scottish (h); 15/16/17 Jan: B&I Cup; 22/23/24 Jan: B&I Cup; 29/30/31 Jan: London Welsh (h); 5/6/7 Feb: Nottingham (a); 12/13/14: Jersey (h); 26/27/28: Rotherham (a); 4/5/6 Mar: Ealing Trailfinders (h); 11/12/13 Mar: B&I Qtr Final; 18/19/20 Mar: B&I Cup Semi-Final; 25/26/27 Mar: Yorkshire Carnegie (a); 1/2/3 Apr: Cornish Pirates (h); 8/9/10 Apr: B&I Cup Final; 15/16/17 Apr: Doncaster Knights (a); 22/23/24 Apr: Bristol (h); 29/30 Apr 1 May: Championship play-off 1st leg; 6/7/8 May: Championship play-off 2nd leg; 13/14/15: Championship Final 1st leg; 20/21/22: Championship Final 2nd leg.