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#England

# england - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Ireland finish on a high but ultimately it's a Six Nations of 'frustration'

Captain Rory Best looked back with regret on the defeat to Scotland in round one.

# england - Saturday 18 March, 2017

'Maybe a leprechaun tackled him': Heaslip injury a stroke of luck for Ireland, says Eddie Jones

“O’Mahony is a fantastic player and those conditions probably suited him better than Heaslip.”

Schmidt puts paid to 'flawed theory' that late O'Mahony inclusion was tactical Pom

Schmidt puts paid to 'flawed theory' that late O'Mahony inclusion was tactical

The Ireland head coach confirmed a hamstring injury for Jamie Heaslip.

Ireland's composure, O'Mahony's brilliance and Dublin heart

Joe Schmidt’s side finished the Six Nations with their best performance since Chicago.

Player ratings as Ireland brought England's winning streak shuddering to a halt

Is it safe to come out from behind the sofa yet?

Ireland's Six Nations finishes on high as they deny England a Grand Slam

Joe Schmidt’s men were brilliant as they rained on the English parade.

As it happened: Ireland v England, Six Nations

We were at the Aviva Stadium as Joe Schmidt’s side finished their campaign against history-chasing England.

# england - Friday 17 March, 2017

England hold on for U20 Grand Slam despite ferocious Irish effort

Defence wins Championships and England’s withstood a St Patrick’s Day onslaught.

Lions fans reckon Rory Best should tour ahead of Dylan Hartley

Conor Murray comes as the most selected Irish player on the app.

Our relationship with England has moved on, but we might need a bit of the 2007 spirit tomorrow

‘This is England, on the brink of a Grand Slam. Not them. Not here,’ writes Tommy Martin.

We've got the last two tickets around for Ireland v England to give away

Who wants to be there for the big one?

# england - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Prank by Saints boss left Redmond surprised by England call-up

The winger knows Gareth Southgate well from his time with the U21 international team.

Powerful, 'hard-working' Conway in line to show off skills on debut day

England will likely be the in-form Munster man’s first Test experience.

'If we lost Murray early, we'd be vulnerable': Schmidt explains changes for England

The Kiwi hopes that Rob Kearney won’t be sidelined with his knee injury for long.

Toner dropped, Kearney injured and Marmion replaces Murray

Ireland have lost their influential scrum-half to injury.

Marmion, Payne and Henderson start in Ireland's 6 Nations finale against England

Conor Murray has not recovered from his shoulder injury for the clash with the already-crowned champions.

# england - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Analysis: Ireland and Wales showed the way forward for the scrum in Cardiff

Both teams used the scrum for the right reasons on Friday night.

From TheJournal.ie Murder investigation launched after child found dead near Oxford England

Murder investigation launched after child found dead near Oxford

A woman in her 40s, who is from the area, has been arrested.

# england - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Scotland win not ideal preparation for England's Dublin decider, warns Johnson

But the former England captain believes Ireland could be beaten heavily if they’re not at their best.

Ireland intent on keeping focus in-house rather than on English record bid

“We haven’t played to our potential. We want to be able to sit in a changing room and look at each other and be proud of each other and what we can do as a group,” says Sean O’Brien.

# england - Monday 13 March, 2017

Ireland to don homelessness charity logo for Grand Slam showdown with England

Aon have vacated their women’s jersey sponsorship for Inner City Helping Homeless ahead of the match.

Punishment may not be over for Scotland as Brown is cited for early tip tackle Poor Turn Of Frase This post contains videos

Punishment may not be over for Scotland as Brown is cited for early tip tackle

England began carving Scotland apart immediately after Brown was sin-binned on Saturday.

# england - Saturday 11 March, 2017

As it happened: England v Scotland, Six Nations Triple Crown decider

We went minute-by-minute as Vern Cotter’s entertaining Scots went to Twickenham in search of a Triple Crown.

# england - Friday 10 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Eye-track tech allows victim give evidence to put away sexual abuser Bournemouth

Eye-track tech allows victim give evidence to put away sexual abuser

Tracking his blinking was used to record the testimony of the victim, who suffered from Motor Neurone Disease.

# england - Thursday 9 March, 2017

'He ran into my dog' - Jones provides mischievous update on Farrell injury scare

The England playmaker sustained an apparent leg problem today.

# england - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Glimpse of England whiteboard heightens speculation of Billy Vunipola return

The number eight got through 72 minutes for Saracens over the weekend.

# england - Monday 6 March, 2017

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UK zoo to shut down after 500 animal deaths

The zoo’s application for a licence was denied by Barrow Borough Council.

# england - Saturday 4 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Mother and baby homes believed to give Irish women 'every chance of keeping their secret' State Files

Mother and baby homes believed to give Irish women 'every chance of keeping their secret'

A report into ‘destitute Irish girls’ investigated the problem of unmarried pregnant women travelling to England.

From TheJournal.ie Body of baby found in English park Sheerness

Body of baby found in English park

The remains were found today in the town of Sheerness.

# england - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Centre Jonathan Joseph recalled to England squad after being dropped for Italy

Henry Slade is the only member of the weekend’s matchday 23 to miss out this week.

# england - Monday 27 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'A living hell' - abuse inquiry hears of thousands of lone children shipped abroad by British government Inquiry

'A living hell' - abuse inquiry hears of thousands of lone children shipped abroad by British government

An estimated 5,000 to 6,000 children from institutions and poor families were shipped to Australia from 1922 to 1967.

England rugby coach Jones wonders if Scotland can back up 'big talk'

The Calcutta Cup will be a clash of egos in a fortnight’s time.

They got a bonus point, but only one English player made our Six Nations Team of the Week Top XV This post contains videos

They got a bonus point, but only one English player made our Six Nations Team of the Week

Choosing half-backs was pretty straightforward in round three.

# england - Sunday 26 February, 2017

'We haven't played a game of rugby yet. We might go out and train after this' -- Eddie Jones has jokes

From Trevor Chappell to giving his money back to the RFU, Eddie Jones was very, very keen to make light of Italy’s performance in Twickenham.

England take bonus point victory after getting their heads around Italian approach

Eddie Jones’ men are top of the table, but Ireland will hope that points difference comes into play after England missed today’s opportunity to pile scores on the Azzurri.

'I'm the referee, not your coach': Italy's ruck tactic had England perplexed and behind at half-time

England’s on-field decision-makers were left utterly baffled.

# england - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland's Croke Park win over England 10 years ago?

Cast your mind back to that historic day in 2007, the day Ireland hosted England at Croke Park.

# england - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Eddie Jones springs surprise by dropping Jonathan Joseph from England squad

Meanwhile, Conor O’Shea has made four changes to his Italy team for Sunday’s clash at Twickenham.

# england - Monday 20 February, 2017

Billy Vunipola admits he 'probably won't make' Six Nations finale against Ireland

The Saracens back row was the a clear key to England’s resurgence under Eddie Jones last year.

# england - Sunday 19 February, 2017

Solomona weeks away from England eligibility following hat-trick against Wasps

The rugby league convert has scored eight tries in five games for Sale.