London Welsh are proud to be one the foremost clubs in the history of the game.

Formation 1885

First Game  October 24th 1885

London Welsh vs London Scottish

 

London Welsh have provided more British Lions than any other club, including 7 in one tour in 1971.

We have also provided 126 players for Wales.

 

LONDON WELSH LIONS

1904  
New Zealand & Australia  
                  

ET Morgan - 4 Tests
AF Harding - 4 Tests

 

1908
New Zealand & Australia                    

AF Harding (Capt) - 3 Tests
JP Jones - 3 Tests
JF Williams - 1 Test

 

1924               
South Africa                                        

D Marsden Jones - 2 Tests

 

1930              
New Zealand & Australia      
              

TE Jones – Davies       

 

1938               
South Africa   
                                     

V.G.J Jenkins - 1 Test

 

1968               
South Africa   
                                     

John Taylor     
WH “Billy” Raybould

 

1971               
New Zealand & Australia 
                   

John Dawes - 4 Tests
John Taylor - 4 Tests
JPR Williams - 4 Tests
Gerald Davies - 4 Tests
Mervyn Davies - 4 Tests
Mike Roberts              
Geoff Evans  

 

1974               
South Africa 
                                       

JPR Williams - 4 Tests
Clive Rees       

 

1977               
New Zealand   
                                    

Alun Lewis                  

 

1983               
New Zealand 
                                      

Rob Ackerman - 2 Tests