Bill Beaumont Honoured By King Charles



World Rugby Chairman Sir Bill Beaumont has expressed his gratitude and says that he is “honoured and humbled” after being awarded the Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire for services to rugby on the international stage in His Majesty The King’s New Year’s Honours list.

In 1977, Bill Beaumont was part of the British Lions team that lost to Fiji at Buckhurst Park on their way home after a three month tour of New Zealand.

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