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News: - October

George Stowers of London Irish celebrates as he scores a try during the Aviva Premiership match between London Irish and Sale Sharks at the Madejski Stadium

31 October 2010

Booth admits to mistakes

London Irish head coach Toby Booth acknowledged his substitutions helped Sale back into the game before the Exiles eventually closed out a 39-26 victory at the Madejski Stadium

A coach directs his players during a training session

29 October 2010

Back to the future in search for star students

Having coaches the likes of Lawrence Dallaglio, Will Greenwood and Richard Hill during his first stint in the job, Peter Drewett returns to manage the England students ahead of the first 2010/11 trials in December

29 October 2010

BUCS games trial rolling subs

The RFU and British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) are introducing rolling substitutions for BUCS matches in the current season

England sevens coach Ben Ryan during a training session

29 October 2010

BUCS review promises student 7s explosion

BUCS and RFU review will create eight regional sevens festivals ahead of a national final for men's and women's teams at Preston Grasshoppers

RC Toulon and England fly half Jonny Wilkinson, who misses the 2010 Investec Internationals with a shoulder injury

29 October 2010

Shoulder injury puts Wilkinson out for four weeks

England fly half Jonny Wilkinson has been replaced in the England EPS for the Investec Internationals by Sale Sharks’ Charlie Hodgson due to a shoulder injury