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Thursday 30 March 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# England

Last year
# spirit
England come back in dramatic fashion to secure draw with the All Blacks
Eddie Jones’ side were trailing 25-6 with nine minutes to go.
# England
Mother ‘completely trusted’ murder-accused nurse when she left ‘screaming’ son in her care
Lucy Letby, 32, is alleged to have murdered the infant with an injection of air into the bloodstream.
# Group by Group Guide
Group B Preview: England expect and Wales dream in tricky, politically-charged group
Next in our series is a guide to Group B featuring England, Wales, USA, and Iran.
# Cricket
Ben Stokes fires England as they win T20 World Cup with victory over Pakistan
Stokes was once again the man for the big occasion
# onto the next
Jones sets sights on All Blacks - 'They're there for the taking, we’re going to go after them'
England defeated Japan 52-13 at Twickenham today.
# Migrants
Migrants at Manston centre in Kent to be vaccinated against diphtheria following spike in cases
The UK Health Security Agency said it is moving with the Home Office to vaccinate migrants at the Kent site against the disease.
# Buttler service
Brilliant England rout India to set up Pakistan T20 World Cup final
England will play Pakistan in the final.
# No Go
‘Devastated’ England defender Reece James confirms he will miss World Cup
The Chelsea full-back sustained a knee injury in the Champions League match against AC Milan on 11 October.
Savea helps All Blacks extend winning run over Wales
Wales were outclassed by New Zealand in Cardiff today.
# Best of the best
England and New Zealand set up Women's Rugby World Cup final showdown
They overcame Canada and France in their respective thrilling semi-final wins.
# Leader
Owen Farrell determined to lead England on his terms after reclaiming captaincy
Farrell will take charge at inside centre having recovered from concussion.
# Cricket
This Ireland team can be new 'golden generation,' says captain after England win
Ireland recorded a five-run victory at the MCG.
# Cricket
Ireland stun title favourites England at rain-hit T20 World Cup
An incredible result for Ireland in Melbourne.
# emphatic
England storm in to Rugby World Cup quarter-finals after 75-0 win over South Africa
England will face Australia in the last eight of the tournament after topping their pool.
# leadership contest
Boris Johnson jets back to UK as Tories split on his expected leadership bid
Johnson cut short a luxury stay in the Dominican Republic to join the seemingly three-person race to replace Liz Truss.
# Dates For The Diary
Ireland to face England in World Cup warm-up fixture and Leinster announce Chile game
Ireland will face England and Italy in August 2023.
# Scoring Star
Ivan Toney underlines England credentials with brace as Brentford beat Brighton
Toney scored a neat backheel in the first half and a penalty in the second.
# UK
Mother ‘interrupted’ murder-accused nurse attacking child, court in England told
Lucy Letby denies murdering five boys and two girls and trying to murder another five boys and five girls.
# London
Runner, 36, dies after collapsing at London Marathon
The man collapsed between miles 23 and 24, organisers said.
# Liverpool
Jurgen Klopp backs ‘world-class’ Trent Alexander-Arnold despite England snub
Liverpool’s right-back was called up for the two Nations League matches against Italy and Germany but failed to play a minute.
# All Square
England head to the World Cup after thrilling draw against Germany
The hosts displayed the kind of resilience and ruthlessness their manager called for in the build-up in front of a sold-out Wembley crowd.
# Overlooked
Alexander-Arnold left out of England squad for Nations League meeting with Germany
The 23-year-old was an unused substitute against Italy on Friday.
# no hassle
'Understandable reaction' - Southgate not worried as English fans boo Italy defeat
The 1-0 defeat at the San Siro left England with no wins from five games in the Nations League.
# Keep It Steady
Napoli striker scores winner against England as Italy keep final-four hopes alive
The European champions are now two points behind League A, Group 3 leaders Hungary.
# Called Up
Liverpool's Jordan Henderson joins England squad as he returns from injury
The Liverpool captain has not played since 31 August, and now replaces Kalvin Phillips in the international set-up.
# squad announcement
Brentford's Ivan Toney handed first England call-up for Nations League double-header
There is no place in the 28 for Marcus Rashford and Jadon Sancho.
# this time
Dallaglio: 'France, Ireland, England ... if you get your run right, you can win a World Cup'
Southern hemisphere teams have won eight of the nine World Cups so far but England legend feels next cup is going north.
# Irish Abroad
Cronin, Ryan, Byrne, O'Brien - Irish players set for big Premiership season
The English top flight returns this weekend with a big crop of Irishmen involved.
# bid accepted
Barcelona agree world-record fee to sign England midfielder Walsh
A Euro 2022 winner, the Manchester City star is set to move for a reported €406,000.
# Best of Enemies
'For once, will yous do us a favour?' - England helping no longer 'Spursy' Ireland
Vera Pauw’s side are chasing the World Cup dream.
# London
Man stabbed to death at Notting Hill Carnival named as rapper TKorStretch
The 21-year-old, from Bristol,was confirmed as the victim by his manager, Chris Patrick, this morning.
# Allegiance
'She's eligible for Ireland' - Former England back row Brown set for debut in green
The Worcester back row was previously capped seven times by the Red Roses.
# Murder Investigation
Nine-year-old girl shot dead in Liverpool as mother tried to stop gunman entering home
Boris Johnson described the shooting as an “unimaginable tragedy”.
# End of an era
'In my blood since I was five years old' - England's Jill Scott retires after Euros glory
The 35-year-old steps away after a distinguished international career.
# No rain
Drought declared for parts of England after driest summer in 50 years
The change could lead to more measures such as hosepipe bans.
# dreamland
What dreams are made of – England match-winner Chloe Kelly savours Euro title
The goal scorer, who has grandfathers from Dublin and Omagh, came off the bench to score a 110th-minute winner and give the Lionesses a 2-1 win.
Historic victory for England as they beat Germany to win Euro 2022
In front a Uefa tournament record crowd of 87,192, Chloe Kelly scored the winner in the 110th minute.
# dover traffic
Roads to Port of Dover ‘flowing normally’ after days of traffic chaos
Extra post-Brexit border checks and French authorities’ understaffing of checkpoints in Dover have been blamed for the hold-ups.
# six-hour queues
UK calls on France to act as travellers face more delays and gridlock at Port of Dover
Bumper-to-bumper traffic made its way towards the Port of Dover in England yesterday.
# Leading The Way
Eddie Jones is 'the guy' to take England to 2023 World Cup: RFU chief
Jones has said he will stand down after the 2023 World Cup.