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News: - October

England and London Wasps hooker Steve Thompson at Rugby World Cup 2011

27 October 2011

Thompson to make Wasps debut at Sixways

Steve Thompson, England's most capped hooker of all-time, will make his debut for London Wasps for Friday night’s trip to Worcester in the Aviva Premiership

Players from the Burton RFC under-15 touch rugby tournament

26 October 2011

Girls’ rugby begins to flourish in East Staffordshire

Burton RFC held its first ever Girls Under 15s Touch Rugby tournament recently, with Paget High School, Deferrers High School, Abbot Beyne High School and John Taylor High School all taking part

England wing Chris Ashton in action against Scotland

25 October 2011

VIDEO – England handed RWC 2015 reins

With the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand over, England have been handed the reins for the 2015 tournament, as we bring you the handover video

England Women players taking part in a trampoline session

25 October 2011

England Women mix it up in training

England’s Women have been preparing for their busy autumn international schedule against France and world champions New Zealand with a unique form of training which has seen the players moving away from the rugby pitches and taking to trampolines.

New Zealand's RWC winning coach Graham Henry

24 October 2011

World Cup winner Henry to coach Barbarians

Rugby World Cup winning coach Graham Henry and his assistant Steve Hansen have accepted invitations to coach the Barbarians against Australia at Twickenham on Saturday 26 November