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  • RFU News | Friday 24 February 2017

    RPA Launches Mental Health Campaign

    As part of its commitment to player welfare, The Rugby Players’ Association (RPA) has today officially launched #LiftTheWeight, a new campaign that aims to help remove the stigma surrounding mental health issues and offer the necessary tools and support to enable our members to e... [READ MORE]

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  • RFU News | Friday 24 February 2017

    ENGLAND TEAM TO FACE ITALY AT TWICKENHAM

    Eddie Jones has named his side for England’s RBS 6 Nations game against Italy at Twickenham Stadium on Sunday (kick-off 3pm, live on ITV). There are four changes to the starting XV that beat Wales at Principality Stadium in round two of the Championship. In the back line Ben Te’... [READ MORE]

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  • RFU News, Women & Girls | Friday 24 February 2017

    One change for England Women U20s v France

    England Women U20s head coach Jo Yapp has made one change to the starting line-up for the match against France Women U20s at Esher RFC on Saturday (KO 3pm). Wasps hooker Hannah West, who has appeared nine times in the Women’s Premiership this term, comes into the side to receive ... [READ MORE]

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  • County U20s, RFU News | Thursday 23 February 2017

    Zach Mercer to lead England U20 against Italy

    England Under 20 have made eight changes to the starting line-up for their Six Nations match against Italy at the Northern Echo Arena on Friday (7:45pm kick off). Jamie Blamire, Josh Caulfield, Ben Curry, Ciaran Knight and Alex Mitchell all start for the first time in the match ... [READ MORE]

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  • RFU News | Friday 17 February 2017

    Prince Harry joins 12,000 fans watch England train

    Today (17th February 2017) Prince Harry, in his new role as Patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU) met young people involved in charities connected to England Rugby's Try for Change programme as well as representatives from RFU’s National Youth Council and Young Rugby Ambassado... [READ MORE]

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  • RFU News | Thursday 16 February 2017

    Dingemans to step down from RFU role

    Sir James Dingemans is to step down from his role as the Rugby Football Union’s first Independent Head of Rugby Judiciary at the end of this season, a role he has held since 2013. The post was created to ensure independence between the prosecutorial and judicial functions of the ... [READ MORE]

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