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#England

# england - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

From The42 Ryan’s set-piece brain and ‘brute’ Dillane welcome additions for ever-ready Toner Locked In

Ryan’s set-piece brain and ‘brute’ Dillane welcome additions for ever-ready Toner

Toner’s durability has made him a permanent fixture in the second row while partners have come and gone.

From The42 ‘England players aren’t fit enough for international rugby’ – Jones Off The Pace

‘England players aren’t fit enough for international rugby’ – Jones

The Australian coach says he is working the squad hard to get them up to speed.

From The42 McCloskey and Marshall standing by as Jared Payne sits out Ireland training Hamstrung

McCloskey and Marshall standing by as Jared Payne sits out Ireland training

The Kiwi took almost a full part in training on Monday, but was back in the physio room today.

From The42 ‘Everyone hates England!’ Eddie Jones calls on players to use rivalry as motivation No One Likes Us

‘Everyone hates England!’ Eddie Jones calls on players to use rivalry as motivation

“There is that long-seated rivalry and hatred of England. You can feel it.”

# england - Saturday 20 February, 2016

From The42 Big boost for Ireland as O’Donnell winning England fitness race On The Mend

Big boost for Ireland as O’Donnell winning England fitness race

Stomach illness forced the Munster flanker off against Glasgow Warriors on Friday night.

# england - Friday 19 February, 2016

From The42 Zidane: England had a mental block at major tournaments Zizou

Zidane: England had a mental block at major tournaments

The Real Madrid boss believes England had the talent to win a World Cup or European Championship.

Massive explosion completely destroys house

At least one person is dead.

# england - Thursday 18 February, 2016

From The42 Eddie Jones has already improved England – Cheika Australia

Eddie Jones has already improved England – Cheika

The Australia coach has been impressed with what he’s seen so far.

From The42 ‘Ireland are formidable when they get going’: England back Brown aims to keep Ireland at low ebb Momentum

‘Ireland are formidable when they get going’: England back Brown aims to keep Ireland at low ebb

Mike Brown expects England’s toughest test of the Six Nations when they face Ireland, despite Joe Schmidt’s side’s stuttering start.

From The42 England coach Jones preparing for ‘Aussie Rules battle’ with Ireland Vital Statistics

England coach Jones preparing for ‘Aussie Rules battle’ with Ireland

The Australian claims Ireland kick 60% of their ball, but the actual stats say otherwise.

# england - Monday 15 February, 2016

From The42 Joe Schmidt: ‘We don’t feel that we’re too far away’ Reflections

Joe Schmidt: ‘We don’t feel that we’re too far away’

The Ireland head coach is aiming to rally his troops this week after Saturday’s disappointment in Paris.

From The42 ‘I wonder if we have the firepower in our backline to handle Ireland and Wales’ Caution

‘I wonder if we have the firepower in our backline to handle Ireland and Wales’

Jason Robinson isn’t getting carried away by England’s positive start to their Six Nations campaign.

From The42 France v Ireland coughed up just one player for our Six Nations Team of the Week Top XV

France v Ireland coughed up just one player for our Six Nations Team of the Week

The sooner that game drips from the memory banks the better.

# england - Friday 12 February, 2016

Five young girls knocked down outside their school in Liverpool

The driver was an elderly woman who is now being treated at the scene.

From The42 Lawes, Vunipola and Youngs to start as England make three changes Italian Job

Lawes, Vunipola and Youngs to start as England make three changes

Eddie Jones feels he has selected the strongest possible line-up for England’s trip to Italy.

# england - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Suspect in murder of Eastenders actor and her two sons to be extradited to UK

The bodies of Sian Blake and her sons were discovered in the garden of their home in London last month.

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.