Rugby World Cup 2015

Taxi to the Rugby World Cup 2015

At Riverside Cars we always offer a professional car service to our clients and that includes the quality of the cars we use. If you want book a taxi with us we will make sure you will be driven to the rugby games in style and to any venue you wish and we can be there to pick you up after and take you to your after game destination.

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The Rugby World Cup 2015. Held in England and Wales

Sept 18 to Oct 31, 2015

The Rugby World Cup is once again coming to the UK. The last time it was here was a joint affair with all the home nations including Ireland and France being hosts. The result was a close one with the Aussies narrowing defeating the English in the final by 6 points. It was the first and only time Scotland has made it to the semi finals and narrowing missing out to the kiwis in the 3rd and 4th play offs.

As we are based in London we expect to busy with chauffeuring people to the main London Stadiums and the one in Brighton. Though we are willing and able to take our clients to any stadium throughout England and Wales, even as far as Newcastle.

For more information and tickets for the Rugby World Cup 2015 please visit their website.

Twickenham Stadium, London. Capacity: 81,605.

Twickenham is the home of English rugby and is the biggest purpose built stadium for rugby in the world. The ground has been witness to many historic sporting moments and have has even had the Rolling Stones grace the place with their presence.

Rugby Fixtures:

Fri Sep 18 - England v Fiji
Sat Sep 19 - France v Italy
Sat Sep 26 - England v Wales
Sat Oct 3 - England v Australia
Sat Oct 10 - Australia v Wales
Sat Oct 17 - Quarter-Final 2 (Winner Pool B v Runner-Up Pool A)
Sun Oct 18 - Quarter-Final 4 (Winner Pool A v Runner-Up Pool B)
Sat Oct 24 - Semi-Final 1 (Winner Quarter-Final 1 v Winner Quarter-Final 2)
Sun Oct 25 - Semi-Final 2 (Winner Quarter-Final 3 v Winner Quarter-Final 4)
Sat Oct 31 - The Grand Final

Olympic Stadium, London. Capacity: 54,000.

Rugby Fixtures:

Wed Sep 23 - France v Romania
Thu Sep 24 - New Zealand v Namibia
Sun Oct 4 - Ireland v Italy
Wed Oct 7 - South Africa v USA
Fri Oct 30 - Bronze Final

WEMBLEY STADIUM, LONDON. Capacity: 90,256.

Rugby Fixtures:

Sun Sep 20 - New Zealand v Argentina, Sun Sep 27 - Ireland v Romania

Brighton Stadium, Brighton. Capacity: 30,750.

Rugby Fixtures:

Sat Sep 19 - South Africa v Japan, Sun Sep 20 - Samoa v USA

Hotels

Some hotels you can stay at when you visit Twickenham, London.

  • Alexander Pope Hotel - Telephone +44 (0)20 8892 3050
  • London Marriott Hotel, Twickenham - Telephone +44 (0)20 8891 8200
  • Premier Inn, Twickenham - Telephone +44 (0)871 527 9110

Pubs and Bars

A Rugby World Cup is not complete without a visit to a few bars.

  • The Sussex Arms - 15 Staines Rd, Fulwell, TW2 5BG - Telephone +44 (0)20 8894 7468
    A traditional looking pub with a large garden, live acoustic nights and open fires. Though a wee bit of a walk to the stadium it`s well worth a visit.
  • The Cabbage Patch - 67 London Road TW1 3SZ - Telephone +44 (0)20 8892 3874
    A rugby themed bar in the heart of the Twickenhem, within 20 minutes walk of the stadium.
  • The Fox - 39 Church St, TW1 3NR - Telephone +44 (0)20 8892 1535
    A historic 17th-century inn located near the River Thames and not far from the stadium. It`s renowned for good British food, real ales and live music.

Restaurants

London is full of lovely restaurants and Twickenham is no exception.

  • Loch Fyne - Sea Food Restaurant - 175 Hampton Rd, Twickenham TW2 5NG - Telephone +44 (0)20 8255 6222
    An upmarket Scottish Sea Food Restaurant, serving great fish straight from the depths of Loch Fyne in the region of Argyll and Bute. They also serve some meat dishes if you are not into seafood.
  • Atithi - Indian Restaurant - Unit 27, York Street, Twickenham TW1 3JZ - Telephone +44 (0)20 8744 3868
    Vegetarian restaurant with wholesome food of a very good quality.
  • The Grill Room - British Restaurant - 2 Whitton Rd, Twickenham TW1 1BJ - Telephone +44 (0)20 8891 0803
    Great food straight off the Grill. If you are a fan of Steaks and Burgers then this maybe the place for you. They also serve some seafood too!