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RFU referee Matt Carley officiating during a Championship game

19 December 2012

RFU Championship to lead RefCam trial

The RFU Championship will trial the first ever use of “RefCam” in a live rugby union broadcast when Newcastle Falcons take on London Scottish next Sunday, December 23. KO 315pm.

British & Irish Cup Round 4 preview

12 December 2012

British & Irish Cup Round 4 preview

This weekend sees a reversal of the Round 3 fixtures as the race for top spot – and qualification for the quarter-final stages – intensifies in the respective British & Irish Cup pools.

Cornish Pirates - captained by Gavin Cattle - have taken the maximum of 10 points for their first two British & Irish Cup fixtures

06 December 2012

British & Irish Cup Round 3 preview

Four RFU Championship sides hold a perfect record going into Round 3 of the British & Irish Cup

Richard Shuttleworth

05 December 2012

Shuttleworth appointed Professional Coach Development Manager

The RFU has appointed Richard Shuttleworth as the new Professional Coach Development Manager to replace Nigel Redman who joined Worcester Warriors as forwards coach in May this year

Player Focus: Bedford Blues' Luke Sharp

28 November 2012

Player Focus: Bedford Blues' Jake Sharp

In this edition of Player Focus, we speak to Bedford Blues fly half Jake Sharp about Wembley, snakes, and facing his RFU Championship XV teammates.