Northampton Saints player Lewis Ludlam will start on the bench against Australia in England's quarter final tomorrowRead the full story ›
Norfolk's Ben Youngs and Suffolk's Lewis Ludlam have been named in the team to face Australia in England's Rugby World Cup quarter finalRead the full story ›
The family of an airman who died playing rugby for the RAF say he was surrounded by his teammates and doing what he loved most.Read the full story ›
The Archbishop of Canterbury is continuing his tour of the region - today visiting Franklin's Gardens in Northampton.
It was a chance for The Most Rev Justin Welby to meet some Saints.
And he was really quite overwhelmed by it all!
The 29-year-old forward has committed for another two years to his home-town club.Read the full story ›
Dylan Hartley and the rest of his Saints teammates were the special guests at this week's rugby camp.Read the full story ›
The 70-year-old takes over from Jim Mallinder, who was was sacked from the club a few weeks ago.Read the full story ›
Mallinder joined at Franklin’s Gardens in 2007 and was the longest-serving director of rugby in the Aviva Premiership.Read the full story ›
George North will leave Northampton at the end of this season and return to Wales on a national dual contract.
The winger, who has won 69 Wales caps and scored 30 tries, has agreed a deal from next term, the Welsh Rugby Union announced on its official Twitter feed.
Northampton released their own statement confirming 25-year-old North's departure. It is not known at this stage which of the four Welsh regions he will join.
North says he's delighted to be heading back to Wales
As a proud Welshman, I am excited to be heading back to Wales. I feel that the time is right and with the benefits that come with it it was a great option for me
In the first of three special reports, our Sports correspondent Donovan Blake looks at how sports are changing - first our need for speed.Read the full story ›