Rugby legend opens college sports centre

Mayor Paul Woodruff, former England rugby union coach Brian Ashton MBE, Mayoress Dee Woodruff and Chief Executive and Principal of Lancaster and Morecambe College David Wood at the opening of the college's new sports centre.
Mayor Paul Woodruff, former England rugby union coach Brian Ashton MBE, Mayoress Dee Woodruff and Chief Executive and Principal of Lancaster and Morecambe College David Wood at the opening of the college's new sports centre.

FORMER England rugby union coach Brian Ashton has opened the new sports centre at Lancaster and Morecambe College.

Mayor of Lancaster Paul Woodruff, chief executive of the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce Ann Morris, representatives from local sports clubs and many other local and regional personalities also attended the launch of LMC Sport and Fitness on Thursday, October 20.

After opening the centre, Ashton, an MBE, spoke about his experience of coaching both professional players and young people new to the sport,

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