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Thursday, June 30, 2016
Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (left) with coaches Simon Bottomley (centre) and Ben Thomas (pic: Martin Pearl).

New Zealander will continue his role as head coach and be joined by former Harlequins Rugby League player Joe Mbu

The England team celebrate after winning the Rugby Under-20 World Cup Final at the AJ Bell Stadium (pic: PA)

England 45 Ireland 21

South Africa's Jeremy Ward is tackled by England's Will Stuart and Joe Marchant during their semi-final clash (pic: PA)

England 39 South Africa 17

A scuffle breaks out between England and Australia players during the World Under-20 Championship match at the AJ Bell Stadium (pic: PA).

Former Coopers pupil Perkins helps beat Australia

Redbridge Community School was one of 100 nationwide to graduate from the CBRE All Schools programme

Local school one of 100 nationwide to recieve accolade

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (left) has enjoyed great success at the New Wilderness (pic: Martin Pearl).

New Zealander to make decision about whether to continue as head coach over next couple of days, but has praised his squad of players

Olympic Stadium return for England

Monday, April 25, 2016
England's Sean O'Loughlin in action at the Olympic Stadium last year (pic: Paul Harding/PA)

Rugby League squad set to meet Australia

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (pic: Martin Pearl).

New Wilderness club play final National League Three South fixture this weekend

Wanstead, seen here against Old Cooperians, enjoyed a good win over Harlow in London Three North East (pic: Penny King)

Herons skipper Fedele hopes team can use final weeks of current campaign to lay foundations for success

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (pic: Martin Pearl).

Manor back in action against East Grinstead and only have four more games left

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (pic: Martin Pearl).

New Wilderness outfit lose again on Saturday despite Tom Bateman

Eton Manor slipped to a narrow 12-10 defeat when Wimbledon visited the New Wilderness earlier this season (pic: Martin Pearl)

National 3SE: Wimbledon 57 Eton Manor 0

Eton Manor's Rhys Davies-Horne on the attack against Wimbledon last time out (pic: Martin Pearl).

New Wilderness side suffered a frustrating loss at Gravesend on Saturday

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (pic: Martin Pearl).

New Zealander discusses competition in the squad and strength of backs available to him

Eton Manor's Pete Bicknell scores a try against Chichester (pic: Martin Pearl)

Ahead of weekend break, New Zealander gives update on fitness of Tryson Goodchild plus over key men

Eton Manor's Tryson Goodchild on the attack against Colchester earlier this month (pic: Martin Pearl)

Essex club waiting to see if captain Tryson Goodchild is back for his second game of the season

The rugby season is well underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Head coach hopes for better against Ignatians after earlier defeat

Eton Manor claim a try against Colchester (pic: Martin Pearl)

Backs coach Dan Cootes discusses the mood in the camp after a loss on Saturday

Eton Manor go on the attack against Guernsey (pic: Martin Gray).

New Wilderness outfit lost for the 15th time at Guernsey last weekend, but are plotting success on Saturday

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (pic: Martin Pearl).

New Wilderness outfit have a long journey to play their latest National League match

Mason Nobel on the attack for Wanstead under-13s (pic: Heidi Jones)

Hat-trick hero leads under-13s past Chingford

The rugby season is underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Highams club just miss out on ending 2015 with victory

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (pic: Martin Pearl).

New Zealander full of praise for way his team have competed with big boys of the division in recent weeks

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (left) with Simon Bottomley (centre) and Ben Thomas

Head coach Jamie Connors expects his men to put in another decent display

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (pic: Martin Pearl).

New Zealander revealed more first team players are set to return and gave an update on captain Tryson Goodchild

The rugby season is underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Head coach Murphy admits Highams club no little about Saturday’s hosts

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (left) with Simon Bottomley (centre) and Ben Thomas

New Zealander looks back on defeat at East Grinstead and more injury problems at the club

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (left) with Simon Bottomley (centre) and Ben Thomas

New Wilderness head coach downbeat after 10th loss of the campaign

The rugby season is underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Highams club boss says team are getting better every week ahead of Hampstead clash

Woodford Rugby Club had a fine win over league leaders Fullerians (pic: Charles Wallace/Woodford RFC)

Coach delighted to see team beat leaders

Eton Manor's Rhys Davis-Horne on the attack against Wimbledon (pic; Martin Pearl)

New Wilderness outfit travel to Bracknell on Saturday with spirits high

Eton Manor get to grips with their London Irish Wild Geese opponents (pic: Martin Pearl).

After celebrating New Zealand winning the Rugby World Cup, Jamie Connors hopes his side can achieve some glory of their own this weekend

The rugby season is underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Head coach Murphy calls for team to raise game when they host table toppers

Video: Kiwis excited by London visit

Thursday, November 5, 2015
Members of the New Zealand team take photos as they pass St Paul's Catherdral during an open top bus tour of London (pic: Christopher Lee/Getty Images for RFL)

New Zealand set to take on England at Olympic Stadium

Eton Manor's Jonathon Kopra throws the ball back to Ben Thomas under pressure from a Gravesend opponent (pic: Martin Pearl).

National League Three South: Eton Manor 6 Gravesend 30

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (left) with Simon Bottomley (centre) and Ben Thomas

After a weekend off, the New Wilderness outfit and their New Zealand head coach are ready to get back to business

Woodford ready to return to action

Thursday, October 22, 2015
The rugby season is back underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Head coach Murphy says break went well

The rugby season is back underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Head coach Murphy wants to keep momentum going

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors

Although defeated on Saturday, the New Zealand coach is pleased with how things are starting to shape up

Rugby clubs urged to show off

Thursday, October 15, 2015
1st Central are urging teams to show off to win £5,000 (pic: 1st Central/Eulogy)

Skills video could land rugby clubs £5,000

Offiah calls on rugby league fans

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Rugby star Martin Offiah giving a masterclass at the Forest Gate Community School

England to face New Zealand at Olympic Stadium

Hosts GB in action against Australia at the Copper Box (pic: C1 PHOTOGRAPHY)

A round-up of day two at the World Wheelchair Rugby Challenge

McNamara reveals England squad

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Rugby League players Chris Hill and Sam Tomkins ahead of the first rugby league international being staged at the Olympic Stadium

Coach excited about playing at Olympic Stadium

Great Britain beat France in their first match at the BT Wheelchair Rugby World Challenge at the Copper Box

A round-up of the action on day one at the Copper Box

Murphy: Woodford building nicely

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
The rugby season is back underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Head coach thrilled start to new season

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