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Monday, April 25, 2016
England's Sean O'Loughlin in action at the Olympic Stadium last year (pic: Paul Harding/PA)

Rugby League squad set to meet Australia

East London women launch recruitment drive

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
East London members work for the London Fire Service, London Ambulance, communications, HR and education (pic: Paul Boyling)

Club send “You Don’t Have To Be” message

Jono George, Sean Curd and Daryl O'Brien scored tries for East London in their win at Billericay

Memorial Ground team lead Essex League One on points different after 10th straight win

Video:Kiwis excited by London visit

Thursday, November 5, 2015
Members of the New Zealand team take photos as they pass St Paul's Catherdral during an open top bus tour of London (pic: Christopher Lee/Getty Images for RFL)

New Zealand set to take on England at Olympic Stadium

Losing start for UEL rugby

Friday, October 16, 2015
Action from UEL rugby's opening game of the new BUCS season

UEL 0 Kent 27

Rugby clubs urged to show off

Thursday, October 15, 2015
1st Central are urging teams to show off to win £5,000 (pic: 1st Central/Eulogy)

Skills video could land rugby clubs £5,000

Offiah calls on rugby league fans

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Rugby star Martin Offiah giving a masterclass at the Forest Gate Community School

England to face New Zealand at Olympic Stadium

Hosts GB in action against Australia at the Copper Box (pic: C1 PHOTOGRAPHY)

A round-up of day two at the World Wheelchair Rugby Challenge

McNamara reveals England squad

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Rugby League players Chris Hill and Sam Tomkins ahead of the first rugby league international being staged at the Olympic Stadium

Coach excited about playing at Olympic Stadium

Great Britain beat France in their first match at the BT Wheelchair Rugby World Challenge at the Copper Box

A round-up of the action on day one at the Copper Box

England's Jack Nowell scores his side's eighth try of the game against Uruguay and completes his hat-trick during the Rugby World Cup match at the City of Manchester Stadium (pic: Nigel French/PA)

Goodbye group phase, hello knockout rounds

South Africa's Bryan Habana goes over to score a try during the World Cup match against the USA at the Olympic Stadium, London (pic: Gareth Fuller/PA)

South Africa 64-0 USA. There was only ever going to be one winner.

Irish fans massively outnumbered Italian fans in Stratford

Competition returns to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Harriet Orrell on the attack

Reporter reveals her love for the sport

England's Owen Farrell scores his side's first penalty against Wales (pic: David Davies/PA0

New Wilderness clubhouse was buzzing on Saturday for England’s clash against Wales at Twickenham

Rugby World Cup: Fair play to Wales

Sunday, September 27, 2015
Wales' Jamie Roberts celebrates after beating England at the Rugby World Cup (pic: David Davies/PA)

Big blow for beaten England

Jason Leonard (centre) with team-mates at former club Barking (pic: Barking RFC)

Barking old boy Jason Leonard discusses his life in rugby

Rugby World Cup: Building Jerusalem

Friday, September 25, 2015
Building Jerusalem is a must-watch for England rugby fans

Moving documentary a must-watch for fans

Rugby World Cup: Backs can shine for Australia

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Australia's Israel Folau is congratulated after scoring a try against Wales (pic: David Davies/PA)

Wallabies in ‘toughest group’ says UCS Old Boys’ Duke

Eton Manor's ball boys and girls face the camera before their Rugby World Cup assignment

Club ‘honoured’ to play their part in tournament

Rugby World Cup: Welcome back!

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Japan head coach Eddie Jones looks on as his side prepare for their meeting with Scotland (pic: David Davies/PA)

After three days off, rugby’s biggest event continues today

89, 019 people were at Wembley to watch New Zealand vs Argentina

A crowd of 89,019 – the highest ever attendance for a Rugby World Cup match – was in attendance at Wembley Stadium on Sunday as two-time winners New Zealand came from behind to win their opening Pool C clash with Argentina.

Rugby World Cup: What a weekend!

Monday, September 21, 2015
Japan celebrate their historic Rugby World Cup victory over South Africa at the Brighton Community Stadium (pic: Gareth Fuller/PA)

Japan shock Boks, All Blacks tame Pumas

Richie McCaw (centre) leads his New Zealand team in the Haka (pic: Joe Giddens/PA Wire)

Local head coach discusses history behind the Haka and more ahead of New Zealand’s opening fixture

Rugby World Cup: England key to Wales bid

Sunday, September 20, 2015
Wales head coach Warren Gatland (pic: Joe Giddens/PA)

Romford & Gidea Park’s Davies backs coach

Rugby World Cup: France are flair game

Saturday, September 19, 2015
France captain Thierry Dusautoir (centre) with his team-mates at their welcome ceremony at the Old Royal Naval College, London (pic: Andrew Matthews/PA).

East London centre backs fellow countrymen

Saracens Schalk Brits is tackled by Clermont's Mike Delany during a Heineken Cup semi final match at Twickenham, London (pic: David Davies/PA)

Saracens hooker used to English conditions

Italy's Mauro Bergamasco is playing in his fifth World Cup

Former Italy international Marco Rivaro holds little hope for his nation as they kick off their Rugby World Cup campaign against France tonight (Saturday), stating the Azzurri go into the tournament “in the worst condition ever”.

The Canada team pose for a squad photo during the welcome ceremony (pic: David Davies/PA)

Dagenham PE teacher hopeful for countrymen

Johnny Sexton will be a key man for Ireland

Hendon Rugby Club’s new captain Cian Hynes believes his Irish compatriots can justify their top-three place in the world rankings by reaching the semi-finals for the first time – and he feels they could go further.

TV replays show England being awarded a penalty try against Fiji in the early stages of their World Cup opener at Twickenham

England 35 Fiji 11

England players pose for a team photo after the welcome ceremony at the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst (pic: Andrew Matthews/PA)

Saracens centre reveals confident camp

England celebrate with the Webb Ellis Cup after beating Australia in the World Cup Final at the Telstra Stadium, Sydney, Australia (pic: David Davies/PA)

RFU president Jason Leonard says that there are six teams that can win the World Cup - including England

England's Sam Burgess (left) and Brad Barritt during the World Cup Warm up match at Twickenham Stadium, London (pic: Andrew Matthews/PA)

We’re one big group now says Barritt

Newham's St Angela's School choir perform during the Welcome Ceremony for New Zealand's All Blacks at The Tower of London (pic: Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images for ER2015)

Six-week event to capture the imagination

Robert Clack's rugby girls have enjoyed lots of success in recent years

New competitions launched in Essex and East London

England's Anthony Watson (right) escapes Ireland's Simon Zebo prior to scoring their second try during the World Cup warm-up match at Twickenham Stadium (pic: Andrew Matthews/PA)

England 21 Ireland 13

Newham welcomes Webb Ellis Cup

Friday, September 4, 2015
The Rugby World Cup is visiting East London RFC on September 6

Local schoolchildren to greet Rugby World Cup Trophy tour

The Barbarians pose with children from local rugby clubs at East London (pic: Sandra Rowse)

Club play host to Barbarians before big match

Woodford hosts Webb Ellis Cup

Thursday, September 3, 2015
The Rugby World Cup is visiting Woodford RFC on September 5

Highams club prepares to welcome trophy on its countrywide tour

Moody backs ‘Return to Rugby’ campaign

Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Land Rover Ambassador and Rugby World Cup 2003 winner Lewis Moody is backing the Return to Rugby initiative (pic: David Parry/PA)

Former England star supporting new initiative

England head coach Stuart Lancaster has named his squad for the Rugby World Cup (pic: Andrew Matthews/PA)

Lancaster names eight Sarries in 31-man roster for World Cup

Stadium getting ready for rugby

Thursday, August 27, 2015
Peter Spence and Steve Heap install the crossbar for the rugby posts at the former Olympic Stadium in preparation for the friendly between the Barbarians and Samoa (pic: Andrew Baker)

Olympic Park venue set to host first match

Ali Williams is looking forward to playing for the Barbarians at the Olympics Stadium (pic: Leo Wilkinson Photography)

World Cup winner to play for Barbarians in historic match

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