Feb 4, 2015: Jonathan Joseph will make his first competitive start since 2013 for England on Friday after being named at outside centre for the Six Nations opener against Wales in Cardiff
Jan 28, 2015: Nick Easter is adamant England have the strength in depth to win in Cardiff despite their growing casualty list ahead of their Six Nations opener against Wales on February 6
Jan 22, 2015: Stuart Lancaster believes Nick Easter will add "real value" to England's Six Nations charge after he was included in their 34-man squad for the championship
Six Nations Comment
Jan 21, 2015: "Easter must show he is built in the Lancaster blueprint despite having not featured on the England radar until now," writes Tom Hamilton
Jan 21, 2015: England coach Stuart Lancaster has laid down the gauntlet to Danny Cipriani and Nick Easter by challenging them to impress in training after they were both named in the 34-man training squad for the Six Nations
Jan 21, 2015: England have handed Nick Easter and Danny Cipriani international lifelines after they were included in the 34-man training squad for the Six Nations
Jan 14, 2015: Harlequins No.8 Nick Easter believes he has 'unfinished business' at international level and is desperate for a return to the England fold this year.
Jan 12, 2015: England should look to Nick Easter to fill the void left by the injured Ben Morgan, according to World Cup-winner Lawrence Dallaglio
Jan 10, 2015: Harlequins Director of Rugby Conor O'Shea has backed Nick Easter for an England recall after the No.8's superb performance in the 32-12 win over Leicester at the Stoop on Saturday.
Dec 13, 2014: Harlequins experienced No.8 Nick Easter is close to signing a two-year contract extension at the club and refuses to completely give up on his England career, despite being in the international wilderness for three years.
European Rugby Champions Cup
Dec 7, 2014: Harlequins director of rugby Conor O'Shea has backed Nick Easter to continue playing for some time after the veteran No.8 inspired a 24-18 Champions Cup victory over Leinster
Nov 13, 2014: England centre Luther Burrell will start for Northampton in their LV= Anglo-Welsh Cup clash against Exeter at Franklin's Gardens on Friday having recovered from a hand injury that kept him out of England's opening Autumn International against New Zealand.
Jan 16, 2014: Exiled No.8 Nick Easter believes his form "merited a return to the England squad" but concedes his age has counted against him
Jan 6, 2013: Harlequins No.8 Nick Easter has admitted that he still hasn't given up on the idea of a recall to the England squad, even though he does not expect a call from Stuart Lancaster
Oct 29, 2012: Former England and Lions No.8 Lawrence Dallaglio has leant his backing to Stuart Lancaster's refusal to bring Nick Easter back into the England squad
Oct 18, 2012: England coach Stuart Lancaster has dealt a blow to the Top 14-based players hoping to force their way into the international picture
Oct 1, 2012: "When it comes to leveraging your best-ever chance for RWC glory there is no room for emotion." Graham Jenkins explains why Nick Easter is likely to stay out of the Test loop
Sarra Elgan Column
Sep 26, 2012: ESPN's Sarra Elgan tackles Gloucester's Ben Morgan at snooker while pondering the chances of an England recall for his Quins rival Nick Easter
Sep 24, 2012: Harlequins No.8 Nick Easter admits that he is keen on earning a recall to the England set-up but has revealed that he is yet to hear from boss Stuart Lancaster this season
Sep 22, 2012: Harlequins director of rugby Conor O'Shea called on England head coach Stuart Lancaster to bring Nick Easter back into the England squad