Dunbar to host district finals

Hallhill Sports Centre, home of Dunbar RFC, will host the Edinburgh and District under-15 and under-16 finals on Sunday (27 April).

Twelve teams will battle it out on the day for the Cup, Shield and Bowl in their respective age-groups.

The day will start with the Bowl competitions, as Midlothian sides Lasswade and Penicuik  face-off at under-15 and a combined Forrester/Murrayfield Wanderers team play Livingston in the under-16 final – both ties kick off at 12.30pm.

Border side Gala Red Triangle will face a combined Portobello/Musselburgh team for the under-15 Edinburgh and District Shield. Host club Dunbar will look to complete an undefeated run in the competition as they welcome West-Lothian side Linlithgow in the senior Shield final.

The day will culminate with the finals of the Cup competition at 3.30pm. The under-15 game will be played between Currie, winners of the Edinburgh and District league, and Watsonians. Biggar and Portobello will battle it out in the senior under-16 competition.

Edinburgh Rugby hooker Aleki Lutui will be in attendance to present the players with the medals and trophies throughout the day.