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Hartpury netballers shoot to fifth title on the bounce

Stroud News and Journal:

9:34am Friday 9th October 2015

HARTPURY netball’s amazing run in the Regional Colleges Championships continued as they scooped a fifth straight title and continued their unbeaten run.

Eagles ready to land at Hartpury for final Rugby World Cup clash

Stroud News and Journal:

9:15am Friday 9th October 2015

HARTPURY will herald the arrival of another Rugby World Cup international team this week when the USA Eagles soar into town.

TABLE TENNIS: Billy Shilton ready for European Championships

Stroud News and Journal:

11:46am Thursday 8th October 2015

COMPLETE focus will be the key for burgeoning table tennis star Billy Shilton as he prepares to make his European Championships debut in Denmark next week.

Athletics prospect Natasha making high jump strides

Stroud News and Journal:

3:46pm Tuesday 6th October 2015

NATASHA Smith is making great strides.

Scott Redding aiming for top ten ahead of Japan MotoGP

Stroud News and Journal:

10:19am Tuesday 6th October 2015

QUEDGELEY'S Scott Redding is aiming for a top ten target as he heads into the Grand Prix of Japan at the Twin Ring Motegi circuit this weekend.

FOOTBALL: Brimscombe make FA Vase progress against Thatcham Town

Stroud News and Journal:

4:46pm Sunday 4th October 2015

BRIMSCOMBE moved into the FA Vase third qualifying round with a victory at fellow Hellenic Premier Division outfit Thatcham Town.

FOOTBALL: Bad day at the office as Mangotsfield United dump Shortwood out of the FA Trophy

Stroud News and Journal:

4:25pm Sunday 4th October 2015

SHORTWOOD had an afternoon they will want to forget at Mangotsfield as they went out of the FA Trophy at the preliminary round hurdle.

Video: Pre-match: Shortwood United joint-manager Alex Sykes turns his attention to FA Trophy test against Mangotsfield

Stroud News and Journal:

12:07pm Saturday 3rd October 2015

Watch Richard Joyce talk to Shortwood United co-manager Alex Sykes ahead of his side's FA Trophy clash against Mangotsfield United

Sevens stars fly into final but Hartpury hearts eventually broken by Bath

Stroud News and Journal:

10:00am Sunday 4th October 2015

HARTPURY'S university rugby team talent were in sparkling sevens form representing England at a national tournament at Bath’s Recreation Ground at the weekend.

CRICKET: Gloucestershire sign Academy graduates Gilmour and Hankins

Stroud News and Journal:

10:00pm Friday 2nd October 2015

Gloucestershire sign Academy graduates Gilmour and Hankins Gloucestershire Cricket have signed promising batsmen George Hankins and Brandon Gilmour on two-year deals.

Minchinhampton Old Course golfer Clive Mills is one good round away from Morocco

Stroud News and Journal: MEETING CALLED: Darlington Golf Club has called an extraordinary general meeting of its members to discuss proposals from a developer to move from their Haughton Grange site inn return for a ‘substantial sum of money'

4:00pm Sunday 4th October 2015

AN amateur golfer from Stroud is just one step away from an expenses-paid trip of a lifetime to Morocco after qualifying for the UK regional singles final of the 2015 Morocco Matchplay, powered by HowDidiDo.

James Haskell launches rugby Fit eBook for aspiring players

Stroud News and Journal:

6:00am Saturday 3rd October 2015

ONE of England’s most prominent rugby union players, James Haskell, Wasps & England, has released his first Rugby specific, fitness eBook to coincide with the Rugby World Cup.

Gloucester Rugby name strong side for final pre-season friendly against Exeter Chiefs

Stroud News and Journal: Gloucester’s Billy Twelvetrees is tackled by London Welsh duo Adam Balding and Sonny Parker

11:58am Friday 2nd October 2015

GLOUCESTER play their fourth and final West Country Challenge Cup fixture this weekend (Memorial Stadium, Bristol, 3pm) against the Exeter Chiefs, and have named a side featuring a host of first regulars.

Forest Green Ladies burst West Ham's bubble

Stroud News and Journal:

1:00pm Thursday 1st October 2015

FOREST Green Ladies completed an FA Western Premier League double over West Ham.

Clean sweep as Hartpury pile on to podium at National Tetrathlon Championships

Stroud News and Journal:

7:00am Friday 2nd October 2015

SEVEN Hartpury pentathletes showed their class with a dominant performance at the National Tetrathlon Championships over the weekend.

FA offering major financial incentives to give grassroots coaches a boost

Stroud News and Journal:

9:44am Thursday 1st October 2015

ASPIRING football coaches in Gloucestershire are being given significant cash incentives to further their development and progression around the youth and adult scenes.

Chris Greenough goal is enough for Brimscombe to take the points at Milton United

Stroud News and Journal:

5:50pm Wednesday 30th September 2015

CHRIS Greenough's fourth goal of the season saw Brimscombe produce a gritty performance to pinch the Hellenic Premier Division points at Milton United.

Shortwood United move up to fourth with thrilling win over Evesham United

Stroud News and Journal:

5:35pm Wednesday 30th September 2015

SHORTWOOD made it four Evo-Stik Southern League South and West Division wins on the spin to leapfrog Evesham United into fourth.

RUGBY: Fortunate Stroud get back on track

Stroud News and Journal:

11:31am Tuesday 29th September 2015

THIS was a somewhat fortunate victory for Stroud.

RUGBY WORLD CUP: Nick Easter called up by England after Billy Vunipola ruled out of World Cup

Stroud News and Journal: Dying breed: Harlequins number Nick Easter in action for England against the Barbarians    Picture: Getty Images

5:15pm Monday 28th September 2015

England have called up Nick Easter to their World Cup squad after Billy Vunipola was ruled out of the tournament by a knee injury.

FOOTBALL: Co-manager John Evans praises Shortwood after FA Cup exit at Oxford City

Stroud News and Journal:

4:26pm Monday 28th September 2015

SHORTWOOD co-manager John Evans praised his side after their plucky FA Cup second qualifying round tie defeat at Vanarama National League outfit Oxford City.

RUGBY: England legend Andy Robinson joins forces with Stroud

Stroud News and Journal:

2:54pm Monday 28th September 2015

England legend Andy Robinson joined Stroud Rugby Club as they created a “little bit of Twickenham” to get behind England with NatWest RugbyForce.

Brimscombe continue good form with victory over Thame United

Stroud News and Journal:

9:34am Monday 28th September 2015

BRIMSCOMBE continued their good Hellenic Premier Division form against Thame United.

Stuart Lancaster prepares England for 'knockout rugby' after loss to Wales

Stroud News and Journal:

7:57pm Sunday 27th September 2015

Stuart Lancaster insists England's World Cup dream is not yet dead despite their devastating defeat to Wales at Twickenham.

Gloucestershire cricket fans sought for cup book

Stroud News and Journal:

4:20pm Thursday 24th September 2015

Gloucestershire cricket fans are being invited to contribute to a book on the county’s astonishing one day cup triumph.

CRICKET: Former England batsman Mark Butcher believes that the biggest tests lay ahead for Gloucestershire's Craig Miles

Stroud News and Journal: Craig Miles bowling for Gloucestershire against Glamorgan GSR710V13

1:45pm Thursday 24th September 2015

CRAIG Miles’ stock continues to rise but former England batsman Mark Butcher believes his ability to back up a bright summer will be the Gloucestershire bowler’s acid test.

Dog owners appeal for help to find Roly who was last seen in Stroud

Stroud News and Journal:

4:08pm Wednesday 23rd September 2015

DESPERATE dog owners are appealing for help to find their lost border terrier.

OPINION: I still don’t know how we won it but we are all just over the moon, says James Fuller

Stroud News and Journal:

1:21pm Tuesday 22nd September 2015

To win the Royal London One-Day Cup was pretty amazing – I still don’t know how we won it but we are all just over the moon.

Ruth putting Hartpury on cross triathlon map with World Championships bo

Stroud News and Journal:

12:11pm Monday 21st September 2015

Hartpury’s Ruth Owen-Evans’ cross triathlon career has taken another giant stride after she stormed to success at the recent Xterra England and European Championships.

FOOTBALL: 'Small margins' cost Forest Green, says boss Ady Pennock in shock 4-1 defeat for National League leaders at Macclesfield

Stroud News and Journal:

8:25pm Sunday 20th September 2015

FOREST Green boss Ady Pennock felt 'small margins' cost his side as the National League leaders tasted back-to-back defeats inside a week.

FOOTBALL: Jake Lee and Liam Meredith at the double as Shortwood defeat nine-man Mangotsfield

Stroud News and Journal:

7:45pm Sunday 20th September 2015

BRACES from Jake Lee and Liam Meredith saw Shortwood United defeat nine-man Mangotsfield United in a high-octane clash, writes Jim Cunneen.

FOOTBALL: Makeshift striker Ollie Pitt bags a brace for resurgent Brimscombe at Binfield

Stroud News and Journal:

7:29pm Sunday 20th September 2015

MAKESHIFT striker Ollie Pitt bagged a brace as Hellenic Premier Division Brimscombe made it back-to-back wins.

Geraint Jones 'feeling lucky' after finishing career with silverware

Stroud News and Journal:

9:02pm Saturday 19th September 2015

Geraint Jones was full of gratitude for all those who made his perfect farewell possible after Gloucestershire snatched a memorable victory over Surrey in the Royal London Cup final.

FOOTBALL: Jonny Brodie dials up winner for Brimscombe in GFA Trophy victory over Bristol Telephones

Stroud News and Journal:

2:00pm Friday 18th September 2015

FORMER Forest Green Academy player Jonny Brodie struck the only goal as Brimscombe and Thrupp ground out a hard fought win against Bristol Telephones in the GFA Challenge cup.

MOTORSPORT: Stroud race ace Dan Cooper shows Yorkshire grit

Stroud News and Journal:

10:20pm Saturday 19th September 2015

DAN COOPER stepped on the gas at Oliver’s Mount with a string of excellent performances in Scarborough.

Successful GFA female football special is poised to become an annual event

Stroud News and Journal:

9:00pm Saturday 19th September 2015

GLOUCESTERSHIRE FA are looking hard at the prospect of turning their maiden female football epic into an even bigger and better annual occasion following the success of last weekend’s marathon ‘first’.

Chris Dent writes this week's player diary from within the Gloucestershire CCC camp

Stroud News and Journal: Chris Dent (9231903)

5:00pm Friday 18th September 2015

IT is most cricketers’ ambition to play in a Lord’s Final and it could be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity – I can’t wait, writes Chris Dent.

Rugby World Cup: Jonny May in confident mood ahead of England's opener against Fiji

Stroud News and Journal: Jonny May pictured in action for England during their Six Nations match against Italy at Twickenham earlier this year

11:11am Friday 18th September 2015

JONNY May believes England’s back-line can develop into the very best in rugby as a gruelling summer of World Cup preparation comes to a head on Friday.

Frocester CC boost facilities through ECB Scheme supported by Waitrose

Stroud News and Journal:

9:00am Saturday 19th September 2015

FROCESTER Cricket Club has successfully been awarded a grant to enhance its facilities.

Hartpury’s Welsh wonder shooting for European glory

Stroud News and Journal:

3:00pm Friday 18th September 2015

Former Hartpury student and promising Welsh netballer, Sarah Llewellyn, is continuing her development on the international stage with selection for her country’s Under-21s side.

Hartpury prepared for the Scots as Rugby World Cup approaches kick-off

Stroud News and Journal:

10:27am Friday 18th September 2015

THE Rugby World Cup 2015 officially begins for Hartpury tomorrow when the Scotland national team arrive at the college as they get ready to kick off their RWC campaign.

Australian Bill Levett wins Whatley Manor International Horse Trials at Gatcombe Park

Stroud News and Journal:

12:40pm Monday 14th September 2015

AUSTRALIAN Bill Levett won the prestigious CIC** at The Whatley Manor International Horse Trials held at Gatcombe Park.

EMIRATES FA CUP: Shortwood make hard work of first qualifying round victory against Bracknell Town

Stroud News and Journal:

3:06pm Sunday 13th September 2015

SHORTWOOD co-manager John Evans bemoaned poor defending as his side made hard work of their Emirates FA Cup first qualifying round victory against Hellenic Premier Division Bracknell Town.

TABLE TENNIS: Billy Shilton wins gold at Sainsbury's School Games

Stroud News and Journal:

8:00am Wednesday 9th September 2015

BILLY Shilton finally got his hands on Sainsbury’s School Games gold after winning silver in each of the previous three years.

CRICKET: Double delight for Frocester

Stroud News and Journal:

11:27am Tuesday 8th September 2015

FROCESTER made it a league and cup double for the second successive season.

RUGBY: Stroud open the season with a win

Stroud News and Journal:

3:49pm Monday 7th September 2015

STROUD opened the season with an emphatic Tribute Western Counties North victory, writes Sean Moore.

FOOTBALL DIARY: Brimscombe boss Sam Prior has his say

Stroud News and Journal:

8:50pm Sunday 6th September 2015

NEW Brimscombe boss Sam Prior reflects on recent results and life in the Hellenic Premier Division.

FA Women’s Premier League South: Forest Green claim West Ham scalp

Stroud News and Journal:

8:09pm Sunday 6th September 2015

A LATE Kirsty Richardson strike gained Forest Green Ladies a fantastic win over West Ham United at Wisloe Road today, Sunday, writes Richard Joyce.

Zara Phillips and Sir Mark Todd head a full entry for the Whatley Manor International Horse Trials at Gatcombe Park

Stroud News and Journal: Zara Phillips will be at this year's Homme House Horse Trials.

8:00am Sunday 6th September 2015

THE popular Whatley Manor Hotel & Spa sponsored event, held annually at the home of HRH The Princess Royal Gatcombe Park, takes place on Friday, Saturday/Sunday 11th to 13th September.

Pippa Funnell believes that Redesigned is the perfect ride for a brutal-looking cross-country course after the first day of the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials

Stroud News and Journal:

2:38pm Saturday 5th September 2015

THREE-time Olympic medalist Pippa Funnell believes that Redesigned is the perfect ride for a brutal-looking cross-country course after the first day of the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials.

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