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RFU News

Youth rugby action

16 July 2013

RFU announces new development programme for young players

The RFU has announced an exciting innovation, the “England Rugby Developing Player Programme”, which will be introduced next season (2013-14) to provide a clear and structured package of quality coaching for new and existing players between the ages of 13 and 16

All Schools

15 July 2013

VIDEO – RFU expands All Schools across England

The Rugby Football Union has confirmed that from September, 100 new schools will join All Schools, its programme to help more secondary state school children play rugby

Referees named ahead of new season

08 July 2013

Professional Referee Unit, RFU Championship & Referee Academy Squads Season 2013/14

At the conclusion of each season a detailed review of the individual and collective performance levels of RFU officials is undertaken by the Professional Rugby Unit management team

Inside the gym

04 July 2013

England U20s leave lasting legacy in France

England Under 20s may have left French shores with the IRB Junior World Championship trophy last month, but the legacy of that win will live for a while yet in north west France

Matthew Carley

03 July 2013

Matthew Carley appointed Trainee Full Time Referee

Referee Matthew Carley has been appointed by the RFU as a Trainee Full Time Referee role and joins from August 1