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VIDEO - Experience the new homepage

26 April 2012

  • launches improved homepage
  • Find out more about the new features


Welcome to the new homepage, designed to make it easier for you to find the information you’re interested in.

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This is the default homepage view, you can return to it at any time by clicking the Home icon or the RFU logo. The mosaic view shows you nine of our biggest news stories, or switch to the full screen view and use the left and right arrows to scroll through today’s news. The control to switch between the mosaic and full screen views are in the top right hand corner of the news frame.

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The lower half of the page highlights some of the deeper content, where you can find the RFU in social media and upcoming Twickenham Stadium events.

Scroll back up the page and you will see three tabs marked: Coaching and Refereeing, England Rugby and Playing.

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Click on one of these and the content on the top and bottom halves of the page will change highlighting the best content and key information on those topics. For example the Coaching and Refereeing tab will show you how to get into coaching, where to find courses that will help develop your skills and how to access the RFU’s refereeing resources. While the Playing tab contains links for finding a club, getting into the game and keeping fit.

The new homepage is built so that it will work on mobile devices and tablets as well as laptops and desktops, and has been designed to make it easier to highlight content from the 30,000 plus pages that make up It is a work in progress though and we’d love to know what you think so please take a minute to fill out the following feedback form.