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#England

# england - Thursday 11 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge French people are calling this photo of a stack of crepes an ‘act of war’ Oh Crepe

# england - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

From The42 Jones: Billy Vunipola can be the best number 8 in the world Number 1

Jones: Billy Vunipola can be the best number 8 in the world

A key player in last week’s Six Nations win over Scotland, Billy Vunipola has impressed Eddie Jones.

# england - Thursday 4 February, 2016

From The42 Cotter sticks with Scotland’s World Cup troops for Six Nations opener Send Them Homeward

Cotter sticks with Scotland’s World Cup troops for Six Nations opener

Four Italian debutants set to face France in Saturday’s championship kick-off.

# england - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

From The42 England’s secret Six Nations weapon? BEER! Genius

England’s secret Six Nations weapon? BEER!

Eddie Jones deemed Danny Care a safe enough pair of hands to hand over a kitty courtesy of the RFU.

# england - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

From The42 Jones includes uncapped duo as cover for England’s opener In Reserve

Jones includes uncapped duo as cover for England’s opener

The in-form Maro Itoje and Elliot Daly will travel as reserves for the 23-man match-day squad.

# england - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

School in England tells parents to ‘wash and get dressed’ before dropping kids off

They think it’s setting a bad example for children.

# england - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

From The42 Jones backs ‘unburdened’ Robshaw to shine at blindside 6 Nations

Jones backs ‘unburdened’ Robshaw to shine at blindside

“The next part of his career is going to be the best part of his career.”

# england - Sunday 24 January, 2016

From The42 Here is the complete quarter-final line-up for the Champions Cup Knockout

Here is the complete quarter-final line-up for the Champions Cup

There’s no Pro12 team involved.

Four huge sperm whales have washed up dead on an English beach

The dead whales are believed to come from a pod of six. Similar deaths have been reported over the last week.

# england - Friday 22 January, 2016

From The42 David Campese questions England over Eddie Jones move Home And Away

David Campese questions England over Eddie Jones move

It’s not like Campo to have a strong opinion.

From The42 Likely England captain Dylan Hartley (!) feared discipline had cost him England career Timebomb

Likely England captain Dylan Hartley (!) feared discipline had cost him England career

Hooker Dylan Hartley is relishing being given another chance by Eddie Jones after fearing his England career had come to an end.

# england - Thursday 21 January, 2016

From The42 Chris Ashton must take responsibility for his actions – Eddie Jones Ashton To Ashes

Chris Ashton must take responsibility for his actions – Eddie Jones

England will be without Chris Ashton for the Six Nations after the winger was hit with a 10-week ban.

# england - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Muslim schoolboy wasn’t interviewed because of ‘terrorist’ spelling mistake, police say

Under UK law, the child’s teachers followed protocol by reporting him.

From The42 The ins and outs of a transfer-window medical Say Awwwhhh

The ins and outs of a transfer-window medical

Omnisport’s Dom Farrell gets an inside track on pre-signing protocols.

# england - Sunday 17 January, 2016

From The42 Eddie Jones wants Jonny Wilkinson to join England coaching staff

Eddie Jones wants Jonny Wilkinson to join England coaching staff

After retiring in 2014, Jonny Wilkinson has been offered the opportunity to be a part of the England coaching staff by Eddie Jones.

# england - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Trains in the UK were delayed due to ‘strong sunshine’ this morning

Trains in the UK were delayed due to ‘strong sunshine’ this morning

It’s actually a pretty serious problem according to the rail company.

# england - Thursday 7 January, 2016

From The42 Blow for England as speedster May will miss Six Nations with injury Mayday This post contains videos

Blow for England as speedster May will miss Six Nations with injury

The Gloucester flier is out for the rest of the season.

# england - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

From The42 Andy Farrell not a popular or expected appointment, just a more than qualified one Notorious

Andy Farrell not a popular or expected appointment, just a more than qualified one

The former England assistant brings plenty of high-profile baggage, but will be working in a completely different environment.

# england - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Hundreds of bright pink bottles of Vanish have been washing up on an English beach

It’s thought they’ve come from a container that went overboard.

# england - Monday 4 January, 2016

From The42 Northern Ireland may be ‘duty bound’ to drop God Save the Queen, says IFA chief Changing Tune

Northern Ireland may be ‘duty bound’ to drop God Save the Queen, says IFA chief

If England adopt a new anthem for their sports teams, Northern Ireland may also have to do so.

# england - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Young man killed by his own dog as he suffered an epileptic seizure

Trigger was then taken to a local vet to be put down.

# england - Thursday 31 December, 2015

From The42 Injury blows for England and Scotland ahead of the start of the Six Nations Wounded

Injury blows for England and Scotland ahead of the start of the Six Nations

Jonny May and Tim Visser are set for lay-offs following the game between Gloucester and Harlequins.

A man robbed a woman’s handbag as she cleaned her husband’s grave on Christmas Eve

The 73-year-old victim sustained minor injuries in the mugging.

# england - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Sinkholes appear beneath train track in England as seawall begins to collapse

Bad weather and high tides caused the damage.

# england - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Yorkshire town split in two as bridge collapses in storm Flooding This post contains videos

Yorkshire town split in two as bridge collapses in storm

“The situation is serious and there is a significant risk to life.”

# england - Monday 28 December, 2015

From The42 Marty to LVG: 5 managers who need a big 2016 Tough At The Top

Marty to LVG: 5 managers who need a big 2016

New year, new challenges, which managers will be under the spotlight in 2016?

# england - Saturday 26 December, 2015

From The42 Wenger reveals the defeat that became Arsenal’s crucial turning point Change In Fortunes

Wenger reveals the defeat that became Arsenal’s crucial turning point

The Frenchman believes defeat to Southampton on New Year’s Day prompted his players to raise their game.

# england - Thursday 24 December, 2015

From The42 England captain Chris Robshaw grateful to ‘incredible’ Conor O’Shea Thanks

England captain Chris Robshaw grateful to ‘incredible’ Conor O’Shea

“The World Cup is still lingering in the back of your mind.”

# england - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

From The42 Peter Crouch reckons Wayne Rooney is still England’s best striker Old Head

Peter Crouch reckons Wayne Rooney is still England’s best striker

For me he is a top class player and someone that we are lucky to have, says Crouchy.

# england - Monday 21 December, 2015

From The42 Boyd Rankin to return to the Ireland shirt after 11 appearances for England Prodigal Son

Boyd Rankin to return to the Ireland shirt after 11 appearances for England

“There’s a real opportunity for Ireland to get Test status now, and that prospect was a real lure for me.”

# england - Saturday 19 December, 2015

From The42 Borthwick stand-off over as Bristol release him to coach England Big Addition

Borthwick stand-off over as Bristol release him to coach England

The former second-row has also worked with Eddie Jones with Japan.

# england - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Man stamped on stomach of pregnant ex-girlfriend because he didn’t want to be a father

The 21-year-old woman lost her baby boy and needed life-saving surgery.

# england - Friday 11 December, 2015

From The42 Euro 2016 draw: We rank the teams in Pot 1 Top Dogs

Euro 2016 draw: We rank the teams in Pot 1

It’s time to take a closer look at the top sides in tomorrow’s draw.

# england - Saturday 5 December, 2015

From The42 Watching England games kills me – John Terry Ton Of Regrets

Watching England games kills me – John Terry

Chelsea captain still hurting over missing out on reaching 100 caps for England.

# england - Saturday 28 November, 2015

From The42 Bad-boy Dylan Hartley has to be next England captain, insists former Lions boss GEECH

Bad-boy Dylan Hartley has to be next England captain, insists former Lions boss

“This situation needs a strong personality,” said the former Lions coach, Ian McGeechan.

# england - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Girl sent home from school for wearing fluffy socks

‘They don’t learn with their feet, they learn with their heads.’

# england - Sunday 22 November, 2015

From The42 English clubs dominant in Champions Cup as Ulster and Leinster left in trouble On Top

English clubs dominant in Champions Cup as Ulster and Leinster left in trouble

It was a superb weekend for the Premiership sides in Europe.

From The42 Cheika backs Jones to revitalise England Cheiks

Cheika backs Jones to revitalise England

Australia coach Michael Cheika has tipped compatriot Eddie Jones to revitalise England after their Rugby World Cup disappointment.

# england - Thursday 19 November, 2015

28-year-old man charged with rape and murder of 15-year-old Kayleigh Haywood

Kayleigh had been missing since 13 November. It is believed she had gone to meet a man she had been speaking to online.