And the Driver went too.
Extract taken from the Minutes of the GRFC Committee Meeting held on 28th February 1972:
“LONDON WELSH MATCH – ARRANGEMENTS.
After further discussion the Committee agreed that the coach party on Friday, 3rd March, should consist of 15 players,
2 reserves, 1 baggage man, 2 selectors, committee man in charge, the President of the Club…
…and the driver of the coach.”