29 September 2018. Formal opening of new pitch at Redbourn Lane

David Roberts of the Rugby Football Union Council for Hertfordshire (pictured on the left) paid a visit to Harpenden RFC and presented the club with a commemorative vase in recognition of their achievement in being selected as one of the sites in Hertfordshire to have an all-weather pitch and floodlights under the RFU's policy to promote greater participation in rugby.

Peter Danby accepted the trophy on behalf of the persons who were the main drivers of HRFC's successful bid namely: Chairman Darren Francey; legal adviser, Philip Langford; Secretary Peter Woodthorpe; and, founder of the flourishing Women's Section, Gavin Lendon.