2016 RBS 6 Nations LaunchWednesday 18 November 2020
The RBS 6 Nations Championship, Europe's top Rugby competition, is one of the highlights of the sporting season; a must for every die hard rugby fan. Packages are now available for the 2016 tournament, which once again promises colour, passion, fan involvement and great memories.
The 2015 RBS 6 Nations Championship ended with Ireland retaining their title on points difference after an extraordinary final day. England, Ireland and Wales, all with three wins apiece, went into the final Super Saturday with it all to play for. What followed was one of the most incredible days in the tournament since it was first played in 1883, with 221 points scored in the three matches.
Looking ahead, England rugby fans will make three memorable trips in the 2016 RBS 6 Nations Championship to Edinburgh, Rome and Paris. Ticket-inclusive travel packages are now on sale with England Rugby Travel, the RFU’s proud travel company. England was in sensational form last season and fans can expect more wonderful rugby occasions in 2016.
Scotland v England - Murrayfield Stadium, Sat February 6
England has a vice-like grip on the Calcutta Cup and will be looking to retain the famous old trophy and score valuable points when the teams, with the oldest international rivalry, meet at Murrayfield. Book a ticket-inclusive travel package and enjoy England’s opening match of the tournament and the delights of Edinburgh.
Italy v England - Stadio Olimpico, Sun February 14
From the passionate Roman welcome, the pre-match party atmosphere and the stunning location, an RBS 6 Nations trip to Rome is always a memorable occasion. England will be aiming to make a sweet Valentine’s weekend in the Italian capital once again. Guarantee your place with a weekend break, including official match tickets and an invitation to our exclusive ‘Meet the Coaches’ events, the highlight of every RBS 6 Nations Championship season. Join us for an exclusive event in Rome for an evening of insight, humour, stories and analysis from the England coaches, who will provide a behind the scenes look into England’s RBS 6 Nations campaign and explain exactly what goes into making the England team tick.
England v Ireland - Twickenham Stadium, Sat February 27
In 2015, Ireland de-railed England’s Grand Slam ambitions with the perfect smash and grab performance in Dublin. England will be determined to turn the tables at Twickenham, an occasion fans from all over the country will be desperate to see. Guarantee your place to see England take on the current title holders Ireland and enjoy a one or two night weekend break in London, inclusive of official match tickets.
England v Wales - Twickenham Stadium, Sat March 12
England will be remembering the seismic opening night victory in Cardiff in the 2015 Championship and fans can expect more of the same when the red dragons visit Twickenham. Both teams will want to cement their position and should at the top of their games. It’s one to savour, don’t miss it. Book a one or two night weekend break in London and soak up the electric atmosphere in the capital city.
France v England - Stade de France, Sat March 19
Welcome to one of the fiercest rivalries in international rugby. As in 2015, the whole Championship could be riding on 80 minutes at the Stade de France. England will be committed, organised and ready to rumble. One thing is for sure, it will be a rocking rugby occasion and a fitting end to the 2016 Tournament. Enjoy a one or two night weekend break in London and immerse yourself in the concluding celebrations.