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(L-R) Andy Farrell and Stuart Lancaster with Academy players - Maro Itoje, Anthony Watson, Brett Herron and Kyle Sinckler

RFU launch new academy

THE RFU has launched a new performance academy, sponsored by BMW, that will provide 30 young players with tailor made support to help them progress onto the elite England team.…

London Irish centre 'JJ' gets his first test start

Jonathan Joseph gets his first England test start

JONATHAN JOSEPH will start his first England international in Saturday’s second Test against South Africa at Coca Cola Park, Johannesburg. The London Irish centre comes in at No 13 in…

England fan

Lancaster’s England vision

By Sarah Mockford, Rugby World Features Editor STUART LANCASTER has revealed his plan for the future now he has been given the England head coach role on a permanent basis.…

Mike Tindall reaction to RFU decision

Mike Tindall reaction to RFU decision

Mike Tindall has asked the RPA to send out the following statement on his behalf with regard to the disciplinary appeal decision made last night: “While I accept the decision…

RFU appoints Independent Non-Executive Directors

RFU appoints Independent Non-Executive Directors

The Rugby Football Union Council has approved a Board of Directors recommendation for the appointment of Miles Templeman and Andrew Higginson as Independent Non Executive Directors of the RFU. Miles…

David Barnes - Chairman of the PRA

Go up Mount Kilimanjaro with David Barnes

MORE SUITED to mauls, more used to scrums, an intrepid trio is challenging the rugby community to trek Mount Kilimanjaro, the world’s highest freestanding peak with them or back their…