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News: - April

Two of Toulon's England contingent, Steffon Armitage (L) and Jonny Wilkinson

25 April 2013

PODCAST – Steffon Armitage on Twickenham return

We hear from RC Toulon's Steffon Armitage and Saracens pair Owen Farrell and Charlie Hodgson ahead of their meeting in the Heineken Cup semi final at Twickenham

Former England, Lions and Leicester Tigers scrum half at a scrum

25 April 2013

Leicestershire set sights on County Championship Shield glory

Leicestershire hope it will be third time lucky in this season’s County Championship Shield after finishing as runners-up twice in the last three seasons

Wheelchair basketball player Clare Strange opens new clubhouse facilities at Vale of Lune RFC

25 April 2013

Team GB Paralympian Clare has vested interest in Vale project

The choice of Team GB Wheelchair Basketball player and four-time Paralympian Clare Strange to open the new facilities at Vale of Lune RFC for disabled members and guests could hardly have been more appropriate

24 April 2013

Hartpury retain AASE title on finals day

Hartpury came from 10-5 down to reclaim their AASE Championship title, beating Oaklands 20-10 in front of a vocal crowd

England Sevens back Michaela Staniford lifts the 2012 Marriott London Sevens trophy

23 April 2013

VIDEO – Competition for World Cup slots intense says Staniford

England Women’s Sevens back Michaela Staniford is no stranger to success with the 2012 IRB Women’s Player of the Year and Women’s Sevens Player of the Year just two of the trophies glittering on her mantelpiece. But now the 26-year-old is setting her sights on team plaudits on the Sevens circuit