Touchline Header - Official News From England Rugby
 
The nation is ready! Sunday’s England v Tonga Rugby World Cup match in Sapporo will see big screens, buffet breakfasts, family fun days and festivals in rugby clubs across England.
The Rugby Football Union has been awarded a grant to become the 34th project within the Families Fund portfolio .
For the England v Ireland match Quilter chose nine-year-old Oscar Geelan to carry the match ball out to the centre spot.
Tickets are on sale for the autumn’s Quilter Internationals, with England playing France at Exeter Chiefs’ Sandy Park on Saturday 16 November, kick-off 13:10, before taking on Italy at Bedford Blues’ Goldington Road on Saturday 23 November at 15:00.
 
 
Early this month (September) saw the RFU Board gannin' alang the Scotswood Road to the North East’s biggest rugby club, Blaydon.
As Eddie Jones and his England squad travel from Heathrow to Tokyo today they will fly over several England fans.
RFU Injured Players Foundation client Gary Evans was catastrophically injured playing for Beckenham more than 30 years ago, before the charity existed.
 
 
His Royal Highness The Duke of Sussex visited Lealands High School in Luton today.
Now in its third year, the Mitsubishi Motors Volunteer Recognition Programme has once again recognised and rewarded thousands of volunteers from all levels of rugby.
 
 
Up in the top left-hand corner of the country is the county of Cumbria where there have been some challenges in recent rugby seasons.
Keeping under 17s rugby players on board is not always easy, which is why it’s a focus for the RFU.
Stafford Rugby Club’s support for the kidney unit at the North Staffs Hospital has seen them involved in many fundraising activities including a recent 270 mile Tour de Shire cycle.
 
 
Warrior Camps are currently underway countrywide, building on the 18,000 females already welcomed into the game since January 2017.
If you’re a coach, make sure you check out the new @EnglandRugbyCoach account on Instagram.
 
 
If you'd like to send in any suggestions please email Patricia Mowbray at PatriciaMowbray@RFU.com.
 
 
Teamwork   Respect   Enjoyment  
Discipline   Sportsmanship
 
 
 
 
 
 
Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube
 
View Online
You have received this email because you have subscribed to Rugby Football Union emails as brianmcclure@btinternet.com. Please read our privacy statement here.

If you would like to stop receiving communications from the RFU or change the type of communications you receive, please click below.
Unsubscribe
© RUGBY FOOTBALL UNION, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED