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Dave Attwood, CBRE All Schools ambassador shares his experience of being part of the kit unveil day at Twickenham, which saw 100 students reveal their bespoke Canterbury kit designs in front of a crowd of 82,000 fans ahead of the England v Ireland RBS 6 Nations game. “The CBRE All Schools kit unveil was an unbelievable experience for the students, one they will never forget. It was great to see all the different shirt designs and how much effort and detail had gone into designing them. “I attended one of... Read More


Canterbury to reward fans for wearing their England Rugby shirt

Canterbury, the Official Kit Provider for England Rugby, is giving fans a chance to stock up their wardrobes with £500 of Canterbury stash. All you have to do is wear your new Canterbury England shirt with pride on match days during the QBE Autumn Internationals. Share a photo with Canterbury on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram of you wearing the new England shirt on match day for a chance to win. Make sure you use #EnglandIsAll when entering. If you are heading to Twickenham on match day make sure you are... Read More


Rugby Round Up

Rugby Round Up England vs Australia: What happened: Stuart Lancaster’s England team showed gritty resilience and clinical opportunism to squeeze the win out of a talented Australian side. The first points came from the intelligent defence of Billy Twelvetrees and Joel Tomkins as they stopped Israel Folau at source which led to a penalty, giving Owen Farrell a chance for 3 points, which he took. Joel Tomkins’ defence was sublime all game, being a physical presence in England’s midfield. Marland Yarde had an impressive Twickenham introduction, although he was caught... Read More


The Legendary Twickenham Tour

The Legendary Twickenham Tour. Australian and English rugby legends descended on Twickenham for a weekend of rugby, catching up, dinners and probably a few drinking sessions. The weekend started off with the players from 2003 locking horns in a charity match at the Twickenham Stoop. Ten years on and the competitiveness between these two teams is still evident, even if it’s a little off the pace. Two legendary teams from England and Australia jogged out, in a specially made Canterbury kit, onto the turf at the Twickenham Stoop on Thursday... Read More


England vs Australia: What to expect this Weekend.

England vs Australia: What to expect this weekend . This weekend sees an old rivalry reignite at Twickenham Stadium. England vs Australia is always a mouth-watering prospect, even more so at Twickenham where Australia have a history of upsetting the home fans. After a tough Rugby Championship, Ewen McKenzie’s Wallabies are looking for a run of wins, getting the consistency he desires “We’re out there to win – five wins would be good,” he stated to the southern hemisphere media. The Wallabies are still without key men: Pocock, due to... Read More



Canterbury has launched a search for the unsung heroes who support English Rugby ahead of the launch of the New England kit later this year, with a call to join the England ‘Ultimate XV’ line-up. Continuing the ‘England Is All’ campaign which marked the launch of Canterbury’s partnership with the Rugby Football Union (RFU) in 2012, the leading rugby brand is on the hunt for England fans, whose dedication for the game goes above and beyond the call of duty of the regular rugby lover. From the fan who missed... Read More


Chris Robshaw wins Canterbury England Player of the Tournament Award

Canterbury, the official team kit partner of England Rugby is honouring the England Rugby captain, Chris Robshaw as the England Player of the Tournament, as voted for by the fans. Chris shone in the RBS 6 Nations, named as man-of-the-match against Ireland and France; he led his team to four wins out of five for England to take second place in the Championship. As well as the accolade of being named as the fan’s winning choice, Canterbury has given Chris the opportunity to donate a team kit to Warlingham RFC,... Read More



Rugby fans attending the RBS 6 Nations England games at Twickenham Stadium this year will get the chance to win Canterbury kit worth £500 by getting involved in the brand’s ‘1871’ campaign. Match days will offer a chance to get into the spirit of the era and sport a moustache just like the England Rugby chaps featured in the campaign. Moustaches will be given out ahead of kick off at every England game at Twickenham Stadium during the RBS 6 Nations at Canterbury’s 1871 England Rugby bus, located in the... Read More


Look Who Joined The England Rugby Lineup at Twickenham with Canterbury – England v All Blacks – 01.12.12

Well what an amazing last Saturday at our ‘Join The Lineup’ fan stand at Twickenham, not only did we get through a record amount of photos in our booth but what can we say about that result, don’t think any of us saw that coming did we? Congratulations England on the historic win over the All Blacks! Our Canterbury interactive 3D photo booth once again took pride of place outside Twickenham, giving rugby fans the chance to join the England Rugby lineup. The activity is part of Canterbury’s ‘England Is... Read More


Hitchin Hedgehogs spend the evening with their England Rugby Heroes

Back in November we ran a competition for one lucky grassroots rugby team to spend an exclusive evening with their England Rugby Heroes at the team training camp, Pennyhill Park by telling us why they should win. That lucky team was Hitchin Hedgehogs RFC who won as a result of their competition entry from member Andy Lockley; “A plumber, telephone engineer, gas man, bouncer, vet, solicitor, writer, Para, decorator, policeman and a pub landlord. None of the Hitchin Hedgehog RFC lads will ever play for England, but we’d love an... Read More


England Legends Launch Canterbury’s ‘1871’ Collection at Twickenham

Last Saturday at Twickenham not only saw the clash between England and Australia but also saw the official launch of Canterbury’s Limited Edition, 1871 collection. The launch was held in Twickenham’s South Stand store, with a little help from Canterbury brand ambassador Will Greenwood and his sidekick Austin Healey. As fans started to arrive for a little pre-match shopping the comedy duo, who could be the next Ant and Dec, were on hand to serve and assist customers with their purchases whilst modelling some of the new collection. As if... Read More