Welcome to Rugby LUG!


Rugby Linux Users Group is an active and growing group in the West Midlands who share an interest in Free and Open Source software and hardware. From novice to expert, we welcome everyone with an interest in Linux and open source!




Regular Meetings on hiatus due to SARS-CoV-2


As of March 2020, regular meetups are postponed until further notice.

In their place, we are holding regular Jitsi hangouts online.

Please check the mailing list for details.

Online Meetings


During periods of social distancing and lockdown we are MEETING ONLINE on the THIRD THURSDAY of each month at 19:00.

Meetings use Jitsi (web/mobile). We thank OpusVL for hosting our Jitsi meetings.

Next Meeting: Thursday 20th January 2022

2022 Planning Social


You'll find us in a Jitsi hangout. Please check the mailing list for details.

To see topics we have discussed in the past, please check the meetings page.

Mailing List


The Rugby LUG mailing list is the first port of call for information on upcoming group events and for discussion between members. The list is not high volume and all LUG members are encouraged to sign up.

Local Events


Based in the West Midlands, we are lucky to be surrounded by many other groups who share similar interests to us. If you are an avid Ruby, Python or Perl programmer, or simply want to visit other groups close to us, please consult the West Midlands Technical Events Calendar for details of groups that may be of interest to you.