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Lewis Moody142.jpgEngland will learn the lessons of their disappointing Rugby World Cup campaign to lift the trophy in 2015.

That's the view of recently retired captain Lewis Moody. He said the experiences the squad had in New Zealand last month - crashing out in the quarter-finals to France - will increase their determination to go all the way on home soil in four years' time.

lewismoody.jpgFormer England rugby captain Lewis Moody has booked a date to meet fans in Canary Wharf.

Moody, who announced his retirement from international rugby last week, will be signing copies of his autobiography Mad Dog: An Englishman at Waterstone's in Jubilee Place mall on November 9.

ff-apr14-haskell2.jpgEngland might have proved themselves the best in Europe but one of the star players of their successful Six Nations campaign insists they are still a work in progress.

Flanker James Haskell helped England secure their first championship since 2003, but they missed out on the Grand Slam after a 24-8 defeat by Ireland.

croft142.jpgEngland might have thumped Australia in last weekend's rugby international but flanker Tom Croft insists they are not getting carried away.

The 35-18 victory over the Wallabies saw England play some scintillating rugby at Twickenham, capped by a superb solo try by winger Chris Ashton. But Croft said there is still plenty of hard work to be done.