The Navy v RAF match was originally played at Twickenham as is currently the case with the Army v Navy match.  However dwindling crowds soon made the RAF fixture at Twickenham a less than viable option for either the RFU or the Service Unions.  The last Navy v RAF match was played at Twickenham in 1997.  Since this date the Royal Navy have alternated their home matches between US Portsmouth RFC and Devonport Services RFC.  The RAF have used Gloucester RFC and Newbury RFC.  In 2013 the match was moved to RAF Halton, the new home of Royal Air . . .

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