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News: - June

Alex Corbisiero holds a tackle bag for an enthusiastic Seiphemolo pupil

22 June 2012

VIDEO – England proud of community coaching

The latest of England's community events came last week in Potchefstroom, as some members of the squad joined up with four pupils from Birchwood High School in Hertfordshire, who have made a week-long visit to Seiphemolo Secondary School in the nearby Ikageng Township

22 June 2012

Walcot RFC honoured with WCSA award

Walcot RFC have been awarded the Rugby Football Union’s prestigious RFU Accreditation award

Grassroots players in action

22 June 2012

Rugby participation up by 26,000 in England

The number of people playing rugby union grew by more than 26,000 in the year to April 2012 according to Sport England's Active People Survey, which records that participation increased in each of the last four quarters from 170,300 to 196,300

Alex Goode takes a pass in training

21 June 2012

VIDEO – Goode start exciting for Alex

Alex Goode is looking forward to embracing the “intensity” of Test rugby after being handed a maiden England start and is excited about the chance to shine in Saturday’s series finale against South Africa in Port Elizabeth

England Under 20 fly half Tom Heathcote

21 June 2012

VIDEO - Heathcote hoping England Under 20 make statement

England Under 20 fly half Tom Heathcote says he is looking forward to facing Australia and hopes that his side call pull together and get a result in the IRB Junior World Championship