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News: - July

Bristol lock Darren Barry joins the Cornish Pirates

03 July 2012

Three More Sign For The Pirates

The Cornish Pirates have confirmed the names of three more players to have joined their squad for the 2012/13 season

John Wells takes up the position of forwards coach at Newcastle Falcons

03 July 2012

Falcons Confirm Coaching Team

The Falcons can confirm that New Zealander Peter Russell has been appointed as head coach and is joined at Kingston Park by John Wells, who takes up the position of forwards coach

England Women raise the IRB Challenge Cup

02 July 2012

RFUW completes integration with RFU

Today (July 2) marks a significant day for Rugby in England with the completion of the integration of the Rugby Football Union for Women (RFUW) alongside the Rugby Football Union (RFU)

John Brake lifts the Moscow Sevens trophy

01 July 2012

England men dig in to win Moscow GP Sevens title

Dan Bibby swooped for two tries as England retained their Moscow GP Sevens title by beating France 21-15 in the final. The former Fylde and UWIC playmaker struck in each half after James Rodwell opened the scoring and converted all three touchdowns

England's mens and womens 7s teams celebrate victory in Moscow

01 July 2012

Double delight for England Women in Moscow

England Women celebrated a double victory today (Sunday) when they lifted the European Sevens Series title in Moscow, beating Spain 27-7 in the final, and in doing so qualified for next year’s Rugby World Cup Sevens.