YARNBURY RFC have taken a huge step in paving the way for women’s rugby in West Yorkshire.

From April 7, it will be appearing at Brownberrie Lane for the first time in the club’s history, with anyone welcome to join.

Former Wasps and England player, Charlie Beech will coach the newly formed side.

Club chairman Philip Addy said: “Amazing news! We have long been an all inclusive club and this latest initiative just cements Yarnbury’s commitment to get everybody playing our wonderful game."