England head coach Stuart Lancaster is all set to pick the same XV for the Ireland Six Nations game at Twickenham as started against France and then Scotland. Photograph:  David Rogers/Getty Images

It is a remarkable fact England have not named an unchanged team in three successive Six Nations games for 14 years. That long(...)

Chris Ashton of England has been dropped for the opening Six Nations fixture against France. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

England have dropped Chris Ashton for Saturday’s Six Nations opener against France in favour of uncapped Exeter wing Jack Nowell. Ashton was selected (...)

Ireland Wolfhounds scrumhalf Isaac Boss scores the opening try in the game against the England Saxons at Kingsholm in Gloucester. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

England Saxons 8 Irish Wolfhounds 14: Ian Madigan’s superior goal-kicking and opportunist try sealed a hard-fought 14-8 win for the Ireland Wolfhounds(...)

A sign from a branch of a Lloyds bank is reflected in a window in central London. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

Lloyds Banking Group chairman Win Bischoff will retire in the next year, handing the reins to a successor who (...)

Lloyds Banking Group today said its chairman Win Bischoff would retire in the next year

Lloyds Banking Group said its chairman Win Bischoff would retire in the next year having overseen the rebuilding of Britain’s biggest retail ba(...)