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News: - September

Chesterfield MP Toby Perkins coaching at Chesterfield Panthers

24 September 2012

Chesterfield MP goes back to his sporting roots

Toby Perkins, the Labour MP for Chesterfield, swapped his business suit for a tracksuit when he helped to coach Chesterfield Panthers RFC’s Under 15 side recently

England Connected, the slogan on the inner sleeve of all England shirts

21 September 2012

VIDEO – What “England Connected” means to the captains

England captains Chris Robshaw, Katy McLean, Rob Vickerman and Michaela Staniford discuss the "England Connected" slogan which adorns the sleeve of their new Canterbury shirts

Stuart Lancaster watches on during a training session

21 September 2012

VIDEO – Lancaster urges adult players to help shape their future

The RFU is undertaking an in-depth review to look at the RFU's adult competitions and the league structure, which has now been in place for more than 25 years

England and Northampton Saints full back Ben Foden after sustaining an ankle injury against Bath Rugby last Friday

20 September 2012

Foden set to be out for 10-12 weeks

Ben Foden is expected to miss the start of the QBE Internationals after a visit to a specialist revealed he sustained severe damage to his right ankle ligaments against Bath Rugby last Friday

England Women's Sevens captain Michaela Staniford meets a young fan at Drybrook RFC in Gloucestershire

20 September 2012

FEATURE – Drybrook host Canterbury kit launch

Drybrook Rugby Football Club in the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, hosted the RFU and Canterbury for the launch of the new England kits