The rescue of a 12-year-old girl and her big brother who were caught in a rip current off Ramsgate beach has prompted a school holiday safety message from the Royal National Lifeboat Institution.
"We've come here to win" Joe Hart says the England squad won't be happy leaving the competition at this stage. Scott Parker is confident he can make an impact to England's campaign despite this being his first tournament at 31. England's most capped player ever Peter Shilton shares his favourite international memory. Plus Sir Trevor Brooking is full of praise of Roy Hodgson
Alan Shearer and Steve McManaman test out Manaus heat in London
Alan Shearer and Steve McManaman helped launch the Lucozade Sport Conditions Zone, a state-of-the-art 5-a-side football pitch that replicates the heat and humidity of Manaus where England will play their first World Cup match against Italy.