James who joined Teddington aged 5, is joining Jim Mallinder's coaching team in South Africa. England U18 will play South Africa, Argentina and France. The side features 5 London Irish Academy players , 4 of whom are from the London Irish AASE scheme at St Pauls in Sunbury.
In other news Harri Griffiths has signed for Newport RFC. Harri has previously played for Cardiff RFC and other Welsh sides as well as the Broncos Academy.
Good luck to both former Teddington players.