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Total raised so far

68%

£204,310.00 of £300,000 target +£396.25 Gift Aid See breakdown

Recent donations

1 month ago

Anonymous

£50.00

1 month ago

Steve Sudlow

£50.00 + £12.50 Gift Aid

Legends inspiring future generations.

2 months ago

MERTHYR RFC

£50.00

3 months ago

Rhi

£20.00 + £5.00 Gift Aid

About time ....

4 months ago

Louise Harrington

£50.00

6 months ago

Cardiff Schools Rugby old boys

£20.00

3 great rugby players who represented Cardiff Schools rugby

7 months ago

Old Illtydian RFC

£30.00 + £7.50 Gift Aid

Great cause. So needed

7 months ago

Clwb Rygbi Dolgellau

£50.00

7 months ago

Gerald Leeke

£100.00 + £25.00 Gift Aid

7 months ago

Treherbert RFC Community Club Ltd

£25.00

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‘One Team – One Race, Honouring the Cardiff Bay Rugby Codebreakers’

Some of the country’s greatest sporting heroes are to be immortalised in a permanent artwork designed to ensure their stories - and the story of the proud and vibrant multi-cultural community which helped shape them - are never forgotten.

‘One Team – One Race, Honouring the Cardiff Bay Rugby Codebreakers’ was launched on Sporting Heritage Day, 2020 (Wednesday, Sept 30). We want to raise money to create three statues chosen from 13 sports stars who made a telling contribution playing in Rugby League over the past 120 years.

All thirteen nominees grew up within a three-mile radius of Cardiff Bay. Many battled prejudice and racism before leaving Wales to find fame as Rugby League superstars in the North of England.

Included among the 13 Rugby Codebreakers, who all hail from the Cardiff Bay area and surrounding neighbourhoods are:

3 World Cup winners

9 Great Britain internationals

12 Welsh internationals

3 Rugby League Hall of Famers

4 members of the Welsh Sports Hall of Fame Roll of Honour

7 players who won 17 Challenge Cup finals

The project was inspired by calls from the Butetown and wider Cardiff Bay communities for a fitting tribute to the players who did so much to improve race relations across Britain.

To find out more about the project visit: www.rugbycodebreakers.co.uk


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