Bill Beaumont

Richie McCaw of New Zealand lifts the trophy during the 2015 Rugby World Cup Final match between New Zealand and Australia at Twickenham Stadium on October 31, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
France win vote to host Rugby World Cup for third time in 2023
France see off competition from Ireland and preferred hosts South Africa to win the right to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
Nov 15, 13:27
Owen Farrell kicks a penalty during the international Test match between the Australian Wallabies and England at Suncorp Stadium on June 11, 2016
Maro Itoje, Owen Farrell, Billy Vunipola named on player of the year shortlist
England trio Maro Itoje, Owen Farrell and Billy Vunipola are included on a six-strong shortlist for the World Rugby Player of the Year award.
Nov 7, 15:42
RFU chief executive Ian Ritchie faces the media at an end of tour press conference held at the Radisson Blu Hotel on June 24, 2012
RFU chief: 'Changes to Six Nations format unlikely to happen'
Rugby Football Union chief executive Ian Ritchie questions World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont's thinking behind altering the current Six Nations format.
Jul 26, 18:51
Bill Beaumont pictured at an England presser on November 11, 2015
Bill Beaumont to stand for chairman of World Rugby
Former England and British and Irish Lions captain Bill Beaumont announces that he will stand for the position of World Rugby chairman in the May 11 elections.
Mar 3, 18:31
England captain Chris Robshaw is tugged during the final Six Nations game against France on March 21, 2015
BBC, ITV win joint rights to Six Nations
The BBC and ITV succeed with a joint bid to broadcast the Six Nations in a new six-year deal.
Jul 9, 18:37
Debbie Jevans CBE, Chief Executive, England Rugby 2015 speaks at the iRB World Rugby Conference and Exhibition at the Ballsbridge Hotel on November 18, 2013
Debbie Jevans 'received £150,000 payoff from RFU'
Outgoing England Rugby 2015 chief executive Debbie Jevans received a £150,000 payoff from RFU chiefs after announcing her decision to step down, a report claims.
Apr 1, 07:08
Toulon's Jonny Wilkinson is tackled by Glasgow Warriors' Henry Pyrgos during their Heineken Cup match on January 18, 2014
RFU announce new European tournament to replace Heineken Cup
The Rugby Football Union announce a new European rugby tournament to replace the Heineken Cup.
Apr 10, 18:28
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Bill Beaumont appointed Rugby Football Union chairman
Bill Beaumont is appointed the new chairman of the RFU.
Jul 8, 15:44
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Bill Beaumont wants RFU chairman job
IRB vice-chairman Bill Beaumont admits that he is putting himself forward to become the chairman of the RFU.
Jan 12, 11:28