Newcastle promotion to Premiership fair outcome: RFU chief

2020-04-02 13:36

Newcastle Falcons will be promoted to the English Premiership in what is a "fair and balanced outcome", the Rugby Football Union says.

Rassie joins Twitter, pours cold water on ditching Boks for England

2020-02-10 08:02

Rassie Erasmus has joined Twitter and used the social media platform to seemingly pour cold water on reports linking him to the top England job.

Rob Baxter rules himself out of England race

2018-12-06 08:28

Exeter Chiefs director of rugby Rob Baxter has ruled himself out of the running to become England head coach when Eddie Jones leaves the job.

RFU rattled as chief executive quits

2018-11-17 11:30

RFU announced that chief executive Steve Brown will stand down at the end of the year - less than 10 months from the Rugby World Cup.

No further sanction for Cipriani over nightclub assault

2018-08-23 07:48

Danny Cipriani avoided a ban despite being found guilty of conduct prejudicial to the game after England rugby chiefs decided not to impose any further sanctions.

Jones to meet RFU bosses after series loss in SA

2018-06-27 12:58

England coach Eddie Jones will meet with the Rugby Football Union’s chiefs at Twickenham this week to discuss the way forward.

Coaching structures in SA need an overhaul

2017-11-19 08:30

There is no succession planning and no investment, says Peter Engledow and practically none of the Super Rugby franchise coaches can replace Allister Coetzee.

England's RFU announces 4-year plan

2017-10-25 12:09

England's Rugby Football Union chief executive Steve Brown has set out his organisation's strategic plan for the next four years.

RFU chief in favour of shortened Six Nations

2017-04-21 21:41

The chief executive of the Rugby Football Union backs plans to reduce the duration of the Six Nations from seven weeks to six.

Cosslett rules out move away from Twickenham

2016-11-03 13:45

The Rugby Football Union is not looking to move England games away from Twickenham.


Eddie Jones agrees new England contract until 2023 RWC

2020-04-02 10:13

England coach Eddie Jones has agreed a contract extension which will see him continue his role until the end of the 2023 Rugby World Cup.

England want Rassie as head coach - report

2020-02-09 10:29

Rassie Erasmus is reportedly in talks with the RFU who are believed to be keen on him becoming the next England head coach.

Warren Gatland in line to coach England

2018-12-05 11:31

RFU interim CEO Nigel Melville said he is planning to talk to Warren Gatland about succeeding Eddie Jones when the England head coach's tenure comes to an end.

Bulls, England reach agreement over Mitchell

2018-09-18 06:45

The Bulls and the English RFU have reportedly come to an agreement regarding the services of John Mitchell.

RFU mum on Mitchell’s England rumours

2018-08-03 08:27

The RFU has refrained from commenting on reports that John Mitchell could become England’s new defence coach.

England's oldest rugby international Walker dies

2018-06-07 10:54

Harry Walker, England's oldest ex-international rugby union player has died, his former club Coventry has announced.

Curry out of November Tests with wrist injury

2017-11-10 09:54

England rising star Tom Curry will miss the whole of the November international programme with a wrist injury.

England duo sent home for 'culture issues'

2017-08-07 13:51

Manu Tuilagi and Denny Solomona have been sent home from an England training camp due to "team culture issues".

RFU chiefs reassured by doping tests

2017-01-26 14:09

English Rugby Union bosses say the sport's most recent anti-doping statistics prove the game is clean after only four positive tests were found last season.

Rob Andrew to leave RFU

2016-04-30 09:00

Rob Andrew will leave his role as RFU Director of Professional Rugby at the end of the current season.

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