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Rugby

Last time out: Danny Care has not worn an England shirt in anger since the autumn international against South Africa

Harlequins: World Cup hero can see an open door for he who Cares

Moment to cherish: Colin O’Keeffe raises the National Junior Vase at Twickenham stadium last season, and now the skipper is stepping down to make way for the next generation  					              SP91112

Rugby Union: "Mission accomplished" - Battersea Ironsides skipper steps down

Warm up: Richmond Ladies in training on Sunday

Rugby Union: Richmond Ladies pitch up and play

Business like: Simon Amor, right, on the sidelines during his spell as director of rugby at London Scottish

Rugby Union: Ex-Scottish chief Amor gets Team GB Sevens nod

Calling time: Harlequins Jordan Turner-Hall will be missed at the Stoop

Harlequins: Injury forces 'special person' Turner-Hall to call it a day

Challenges: Harry Sloan wants the starting jersey at Quins, but he has some tough competition

Harlequins: Sloan excited by the blockage ahead

Frontrunner: Harlequins Joe Marler is lined up for the England loosehead spot when the World Cup starts later this year

Harlequins: Marler has come of age says England counterpart

Happy together: London Cornish press officer Ben Gilby (fourth from left) and friends

London Cornish: Rugby community comes together to raise more than £1,000

All hands on deck: Jack Clifford stepped up in style from the academy last term and more will need to follow suit this time around

Rugby Union: Much expected of Quins youngsters this term

Mulling things over: Former Hampton School student and ex-London Scottish director of rugby Simon Amor

Rugby Union: Orleans Park old boy gives England coach plenty to think about

In demand: You can bid on a rugby ball bearing the signature of England rugby skipper Chris Robshaw

London Cornish: Fundraiser with big prizes up for grabs

Determined: London Welsh's new skipper Matt Corker

London Welsh: New skipper promised renewed drive for Exiles glory

Times were tough: Quins winger Marland Yarde has revealed he has had to work hard to get back in to the England reckoning

Rugby Union: Quins' Yarde determined to land World Cup berth after Six Nations snub

Back then: former Harlequins winger Ugo Monye scores for England against Fiji at Twickenham stadium in 2012

Rugby Union: England get first glance of Fiji at Stoop

Big names: Harlequins' capture of Jamie Roberts will address the club's shortcomings in midfield

Rugby Union: Harlequins' recruitment mistakes have cost club dear

Passionate: Dave Ward believes rugby is a sport for the future

Rugby Union: Quins hooker Ward believes in power of rugby

New direction: England's Abigail Chamberlain will combine playing with coaching after being named an assistant coach at London Cornish

Rugby Union: England captain takes first step into coaching

Welcome: Dickon Moon, left, with Abi Chamberlain and Dan Leo        Picture: Ben Gilby

Rugby Union: London Cornish at the treble to stay in the promotion hunt

Happy to be back: Josh Drauniniu is pleased to be back in familiar surroundings

London Welsh: Welsh winger has unfinished business as Exiles return from Oxford exile

Flashback: Jon Mills & Co with the Championship trophy in 2012

Rugby union: Welsh must learn to win again, says Phillips

Winners: Rosslyn Park U8s

Rugby Union: Rosslyn Park youngsters triumph at the Tigers Challenge festival

Speedster: Jordan Burns has appeared for Harlequins more in the shortened format of the game

Harlequins: Burns can make Bedford Blues' number nine shirt his own

Family connection: England international Paul Hodgson is returning to the club that set him on the road to stardom

Sutton & Epsom: Hodgson is keeping it in the family

Wanted man: Former John Fisher schoolboy Jack Walsh is a patient man

Croydon boy Walsh is prepared to wait for his shot at Sevens glory

Ambassador: Former Harlequins and British & Irish Lion Ugo Monye

Rugby Union: Monye fronts up scheme to get kids playing more sport

Tough times: Scottish prop Jimmy Litchfield learned some harsh lessons in the Premiership last term

RUGBY UNION: Tough Welsh campaign sets me up for life, says Litchfield

London Scottish: New boy Bartle ready for the Championship

London Scottish: New boy Bartle ready for the Championship

Honour: Sir Clive Woodward with Kevin Mohr, centre, and club captain Gavin McIlreavy right

Rugby Union: Sutton & Epsom sign up to commemorate war heroes

Happy man: Coach Peter Richards, right with fellow coach Tim Payne, thinks he has found a gem in new boy Jason Harries

London Scottish: Englishman can impact the Scots

Now you see it, now you don't: England World Cup winner Jonny Wilkinson and Prince Harry helped launch the Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour at Twickenham stadium on Wednesday

RUGBY UNION: World Cup year is most significant event in English rugby history

All smiles: Jonny Wilkinson and Prince Harry at the launch this week

England Rugby 2015 pledges zero tolerance on bad behaviour at Rugby World Cup

Sewage works: Have been upgraded in recent years

Mogden pong "won't ruin Rugby World Cup", says Thames Water

Found him: Harlequins Joe Trayfoot, left, and Ross Chisholm catch up with the Shaun the Sheep in London

Harlequins: Chisholm and Trayfoot face up to formidable opponent

Rugby World Cup: Excitement building

The final countdown: Rugby World Cup volunteers form The Pack

New boys: Scottish appointed Tim Payne, left, and Peter Richards last week

London Scottish: New coach Richards warns play-offs will be tough ask next term

Rising star: Harlequins back rower Jack Clifford has impressed many this term, including England coach Stuart Lancaster

Harlequins: Clifford gets England call

Not surprised by Easter: England captain Chris Robshaw

Harlequins: Robshaw backs Easter for World Cup call

Trinity School choristers getting into the spirit of the World Cup

Croydon choristers singing their way to Rugby World Cup role

Recognition: Former London Scottish star Elliot Daly has been selected for the initial 50-man England World Cup squad

Rugby Union: Daly's international call-up reduces his mum to tears

Inluential: Paul Olima's thirst for the game is a key part of why Esher signed him up for another year

Esher: Ambitious Olima turns down French fancies to fire Esher title bid

Stars: Bill Beaumont and Tania Mathias, MP for Twickenham

Beaumont and Mathias launch Lensbury's new weights room ahead of Rugby World Cup

Happy memories: Players line-up after last year’s Frank Walsh memorial match at Kingston Rugby Club in Hook Road

RUGBY UNION: Kingston set to say final goodbye to Frank

Bang in form: Harlequins Nick Easter has played the best rugby of his career in the past few seasons

Harlequins: Veteran Easter makes first cut for World Cup

Presence: Jamie Roberts will add plenty of much needed grunt in the Quins midfield as he challenges himself to become a better player

Harlequins: Roberts will give Quins big game edge says O'Shea

Strong stuff: Quins centre Tom Casson makes a break and off-loads in a European Callenge Cup clash with I Estra at the Stoop in 2010

Harlequins: Casson feels heat of Roberts arrival and quits for Yorkshire Carnegie

The event featured matches and entertainment at the club

Rugby club marks 150 years with fun day attended by hundreds

Confident: England captain Chris Robshaw is pleased with the way his side is shaping up for the World Cup

RUGBY UNION: Attacking flair is final piece in England jigsaw, says skipper Robshaw

Standing down: Scottish director of rugby Mike Friday will leave the club at the end of the month to pursue other business and rugby interests

London Scottish: Business interests force Friday to quit, but he backs Scottish for top four again

On the up: Number eight Jack Clifford has impressed all this term

Harlequins: Clifford cleans up at Quins awards

Gone but not forgotten: Quins winger Tom Williams has called time on his playing career and will take up a coaching role at the club

Harlequins: Williams admits to having regrets as he calls time on Quins career

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