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News: - February

LV Breakthrough Player Competition

07 March 2013

VIDEO - Watch the LV= Breakthrough Player nominees in action

There is still time to cast your vote for the LV= Breakthrough Player Award. To choose your nominee all you have to do is visit www.LV.com/rugby before voting closes at midnight on March 10

Noah Cato makes the switch from Northampton Saints to Newcastle Falcons

01 March 2013

Falcons land Cato

Newcastle Falcons are delighted to announce the signing of Noah Cato from Northampton Saints

01 March 2013

Daily Mail RBS Schools Under 18 Cup semi-finals news from the Midlands

Warwick School are no strangers to success in the Daily Mail RBS Schools Cup having won the Under 18 competition in 2007 but Mark Nasey, their director of rugby, believes that having both the senior and Under 15 sides through to this season’s semi-finals is a greater achievement.

Owen Farrell with Stuart Lancaster

28 February 2013

VIDEO – Lancaster comfortable with fly half options

Owen Farrell is rated at 50/50 for the clash with Italy on Sunday, March 10 but Stuart Lancaster is comfortable with the options he has available at fly half

Better facilities

28 February 2013

RFU announces Better Facilities funding

In October, the Rugby Football Union announced that it is committing £10 million over the next four years to help clubs improve their clubhouses and pitches. This funding forms part of the RFU’s new National Facilities Strategy for 2013-17 and will help around 500 clubs to become ‘Fit for 15’ in the lead up to, and legacy from, the Rugby World Cup 2015