The Community team at Warriors picked up a commendation for the 'Worcestershire npower tag inclusive programme' at the fifth annual All-Party Parliamentary Rugby Citizenship Awards in London last week.
Warriors were given the special award in the category of Social Inclusion Programme of the Year and Community Rugby Officer Simon Lane picked up a certificate from Mark McCafferty, Chief Executive of Premier Rugby.
Bristol Rugby were named the Community Initiative of the Year 2010 after a panel of judges crowned their Phoenix Project: Bright Sparks Programme as the winner.
The awards were judged by a panel including; Derek Wyatt MP, Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group, Robert Walter MP, Treasurer of the All Party Parliamentary Group, Mark McCafferty, Chief Executive of Premier Rugby, Kevin Roberts, Editorial Director of SportBusiness Magazine and Alex MacGillivray, Senior Partner at Accountability.
Warriors youngsters Huw Taylor and Jack Singleton will start for England in the World Rugby Under 20 Championship final against Ireland this Saturday night at Sale Sharks' AJ Bell Stadium (kick-off 7pm).
Worcester Warriors Chief Executive Jim O'Toole has dismissed suggestions made in a national newspaper that the Club is pulling back on its long-term financial commitment to become an established Aviva Premiership Club.