Under-strength Shortwood Reserves are beaten by Wantage

Stroud News and Journal:

10:52am Monday 1st September 2014

A SHORTWOOD Reserves' side, depleted by summer holidays, was defeated by League One West new boys Wantage Town, after going down to 10 men due to injury.

FA Cup: Shortwood hit Shrivenham for six

Stroud News and Journal:

6:15pm Sunday 31st August 2014

SHORTWOOD'S love affair with the FA Cup continued as they hit Hellenic Premier Shrivenham for six.

Forest Green all set for Crystal Palace cup tie

Stroud News and Journal:

6:20am Saturday 30th August 2014

They may have only begun their league campaign last weekend, but Forest Green Rovers Ladies side are in cup action this Sunday as they host Crystal Palace Ladies at Wisloe Road (2pm).

SWIMMING:Stroud Masters make a splash

Stroud News and Journal:

2:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A TRIO of Stroud Masters swimmers recently competed in the Cotswold Open Water Swim at Lake 61 in South Cerney.

MOTORSPORT: Cooper scores brilliant runner-up spot in 500cc Classic TT

Stroud News and Journal:

11:32am Thursday 28th August 2014

DAN Cooper came within half a lap of claiming his first ever win on the Isle of Man TT Mountain Course on Saturday.

Gloucestershire seamer David Payne pens new three-year deal

Stroud News and Journal:

10:36am Thursday 28th August 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE seamer David Payne insists he is 'thrilled' to sign a new three-year contract.

Forest Green set to be unchanged for West Country derby against Bristol Rovers

Stroud News and Journal:

10:39am Monday 25th August 2014

IN-FORM Forest Green are set to name an unchanged side for the fifth successive time as they lock horns with Bristol Rovers at The New Lawn this lunchtime (1pm).

Lee Hughes' header sends unbeaten Forest Green to the top of the table

Stroud News and Journal:

11:28am Saturday 23rd August 2014

A brilliant second half header from veteran Lee Hughes secured Forest Green a point at Aldershot Town and helped Rovers to the top of the Vanarama Conference table.

TENNIS: Oliver catches Tim Henman's eye

Stroud News and Journal:

4:48pm Thursday 21st August 2014

STROUD’S Oliver Smalley insists he will never forget his outing at the All England Club after starring in front of former British No.1 Tim Henman as part of the HSBC Road to Wimbledon National 14 & Under Challenge Finals.

New Stroud captain Harry Foote is following in his father's footsteps

Stroud News and Journal:

10:22am Thursday 21st August 2014

NEW Stroud captain Harry Foote is following in his father's footsteps.

MOTORSPORT:Championship chasing Neale steps on the gas

Stroud News and Journal:

8:17pm Monday 18th August 2014

DESPITE competing with a sore shoulder injury,Stroud-based motocross star Paul Neale produced two great performances at the AMCA British Championships to finish on the podium and runners-up spot at Shobdon and Branston, writes Mike Wood.

Brimscombe's FA Cup debut ends in defeat

Stroud News and Journal:

9:00am Monday 18th August 2014

BRIMSCOMBE’S first ever foray into the FA Cup ended in a 2-1 home defeat to Windsor Town in the extra preliminary round.

Shortwood Reserves' boss Des Meredith takes the positives out of Carterton Town defeat

Stroud News and Journal:

5:55pm Sunday 17th August 2014

SHORTWOOD Reserves’ boss Des Meredith took the positives out of a 2-1 Hellenic Division One West home defeat to Carterton Town.

Shortwood boss John Evans bemoans shocking second-half collapse

Stroud News and Journal:

5:20pm Sunday 17th August 2014

SHORTWOOD co-manager John Evans blamed a loss off heads after his side squandered a 3-0 half-time lead to fall to a 4-3 defeat at Swindon Supermarine.

RUGBY: Gloucester announce Billy Twelvetrees as new club captain

Stroud News and Journal: England and Gloucester Rugby star Billy Twelvetrees who has become a ambassador for Cheltenham Racecourse, the home of The National Hunt Festival - 10.10.2013 (1710196)

2:59pm Friday 15th August 2014

Gloucester Rugby can today reveal that British and Irish Lions and England centre Billy Twelvetrees will be the club captain for the 2014-15 season.

Hartpury’s Smith rubs shoulders with some of football’s best

Stroud News and Journal:

9:44am Friday 15th August 2014

IT'S not every day that you get to play against some of the world’s best football players, but that’s exactly what Hartpury’s Australian A-League star and former Cirencester Town player Matt Smith did as his side faced Juventus in Alessandro Del Piero’s final game Down Under.

Gloucester name squad for World Club Sevens at Twickenham

Stroud News and Journal: Olly Morgan helped launch the J.P Morgan Premiership Rugby 7s series

10:00am Friday 15th August 2014

GLOUCESTER have named their squad for the World Club Sevens at Twickenham.

Silver-lining for Uley gliding star Andy Davis

Stroud News and Journal: Andy Davis with his trophy. Picture: Matthew Cook

8:00am Friday 15th August 2014

Two-time World Gliding Champion, Andy Davis from Uley, has won the silver medal in the Open Class at the World Gliding Championships which finished this weekend at Leszno in Poland.

FOOTBALL: Stroud United need new recruits

Stroud News and Journal:

2:42pm Thursday 14th August 2014

STROUD United require new players for the forthcoming season.

Forest Green Ladies face Gosport

Stroud News and Journal:

1:57pm Thursday 14th August 2014

FOREST Green Ladies face Gosport in their opening league encounter on Sunday, August 24 (2pm) at Slimbridge FC.

Stroud Triathlon Club boast Team GB stars

Stroud News and Journal:

11:37am Thursday 14th August 2014

STROUD Triathlon Club boast two Team GB Age Group triathletes amongst its ranks.

Unlikely final could be a classic

Stroud News and Journal:

11:22am Thursday 14th August 2014

THE West of England division climaxes with a final featuring one of the most unlikely competitors.

Jordan Weaving puts in srong performance at Cheshire's Oulton Park at the weekend to maintain British Motostar Championship lead

Stroud News and Journal:

10:06am Thursday 14th August 2014

Jordan Weaving put in another strong performance in treacherous weather conditions at Cheshire's Oulton Park at the weekend to maintain his lead in the British Motostar Championship.

Duncan Culley bags a brace as Shortwood United defeat Tiverton Town

Stroud News and Journal:

9:03pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

SHORTWOOD hot-shot Duncan Culley bagged a brace as the Nailsworth outfit made it four points from the opening two Division One South and West matches in a testy clash with Tiverton Town.

FOOTBALL: Ascot are a tough hurdle for Brimscombe

Stroud News and Journal:

10:38am Tuesday 12th August 2014

ASCOT galloped to an emphatic 5-1 Hellenic Premier Division victory over injury-hit Brimscombe.

Shortwood start the season with a home draw against Shoiling

Stroud News and Journal:

4:17pm Sunday 10th August 2014

SHORTWOOD co-manager John Evans felt his side deserved a draw in their opening Southern League match of the season against newcomers Shoiling.

What new Leeds boss David Hockaday did after leaving Forest Green

Stroud News and Journal: FGR boss David Hockaday    Picture: Tom Wren

8:18am Saturday 9th August 2014

NEW Leeds boss David Hockaday was far from idle during his eight months out of the game after leaving Forest Green.

Arsenal U21s face Forest Green

Stroud News and Journal: FGR boss Ady Pennock. Pic: Tom Wren

4:49pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

There is one final opportunity for manager Ady Pennock to assess his squad’s credentials ahead of the Vanarama Conference Premier kick-off with a visit from Arsenal U21s on Tuesday (7pm).

GOLF: Charlotte Ellis getting closer to that first Tour win

Stroud News and Journal: Charlotte Ellis

10:34am Thursday 31st July 2014

CHARLOTTE ELLIS enjoyed her best finish of the season when taking joint sixth place at the Royal Belgian Golf Federation LETAS Trophy, writes Danny Hall.

RUGBY: I’ve still got more to give, says wing wonder May

Stroud News and Journal: Jonny May in the new Gloucester rugby kit (8654372)

9:00am Friday 1st August 2014

IF EVER you needed proof that taking a risk can pay off – just reflect on the story of Hartpury student and England and Gloucester flier Jonny May, writes Emma Smith.

GOLF: Watson stars in Forest Classic but it is frustration for Goodwin

Stroud News and Journal: Minchinhampton golf pro Stuart Little

10:11am Thursday 31st July 2014

LEADING professional Michael Watson, from Weymouth’s Wessex Golf Centre, won the two-day Forest Classic played at the Forest of Dean and Forest Hills Golf Clubs.

SEVENS RUGBY: Aled Thomas looking forward to leading Gloucester

Stroud News and Journal:

11:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

FIVE years ago Aled Thomas was busy scoring the winning try as Wales claimed the Rugby Sevens World Cup crown, writes Sacha Clayton.

Lee Hughes at the double in comfortable Forest Green win at Brimscombe

Stroud News and Journal: Lee Hughes scored Forest Green's equaliser at Aldershot (4116147)

9:21am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Lee Hughes bagged a brace as Forest Green Rovers made it four pre-season wins in a row against Hellenic League Premier Division side Brimscombe and Thrupp.

Forest Green edge closer to season with friendly at Brimscombe

Stroud News and Journal:

12:29pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

With less than two weeks until the start of the Conference Premier season Forest Green travel to Brimscombe & Thrupp this evening as preparations continue ahead of the new campaign (7.45pm), writes Richard Joyce.

CRICKET: The Chris Dent column

Stroud News and Journal: Chris Dent

1:45pm Friday 25th July 2014

IT WAS fantastic to beat league leaders Essex in front of a packed crowd at Cheltenham, writes Chris Dent.

GOLF: Charlotte Ellis getting closer to that first Tour win

Stroud News and Journal: Ladies European Tour golfer Charlotte Ellis

1:41pm Friday 25th July 2014

CHARLOTTE ELLIS enjoyed her best finish of the season when taking joint sixth place at the Royal Belgian Golf Federation LETAS Trophy last week.

Robbie Maycock relishing Commonwealth Games squash bow

Stroud News and Journal:

3:33pm Thursday 24th July 2014

SQUASH player Robbie Maycock can't wait to stand in his Bermuda shorts at the Commonwealth Games and hear his country's national anthem play.

Forest Green defender Chris Stokes returns from injury to hit a stunner at Gloucester City

Stroud News and Journal: GOAL: Chris Stokes scores at the death for Rovers Picture: Bruce Fenn

12:44pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

CHRIS Stokes marked his return from injury with a stunning striker in 5-3 victory at Conference North outfit Gloucester City.

Shortwood striker Duncan Culley blasts four goals in 45 minute second half cameo at Brimscombe

Stroud News and Journal: CELEBRATE: Shortwood hot-shot Duncan Culley    Pics: Brian Rossiter

4:16pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

STRIKER Duncan Culley returned from his trial at League Two outfit Cheltenham Town to bag four second half goals in an 11 goal pre-season thriller at Brimscombe on Monday night, writes Jim Cunneen.

Trials chance for area’s talented youngsters to shine on Gloucestershire County stage

Stroud News and Journal:

3:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

TEENAGE soccer starlets in Gloucestershire are being given golden opportunities to demonstrate they can cut the mustard on the county stage.

Nominations needed for bright young stars

Stroud News and Journal: Silver stars: Sutton's Kim Lim in the London Youth Games final of the badminton doubles competition

9:27am Friday 18th July 2014

NOMINATIONS are being invited for an award that recognises Gloucestershire’s brightest young sporting stars.

Forest Green bag four against plucky Bishop's Cleeve

Stroud News and Journal:

3:14pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A LATE flurry of second half goals handed Forest Green a first pre-season success against Southern League side Bishop’s Cleeve at Kayte Lane.

GOLF: Michael Watson beats Stuart Little to win at Lilley Brook for the second time in four years

Stroud News and Journal: Minchinhampton golf pro Stuart Little

11:21pm Sunday 13th July 2014

After claiming the Dudsbury Masters order of merit title two days earlier Wessex Golf Centre professional Michael Watson shot three-under-par 66 to win at Lilley Brook for the second time in four years.

The Will Gidman column

Stroud News and Journal: Gloucestershire CCC all-rounder Will Gidman will undergo surgery on his ankle

11:08am Saturday 12th July 2014

I HAVE really enjoyed being back playing T20 over the last few weeks – I didn’t realise how much I'd missed it, writes Will Gidman.

CRICKET REVIEW: Trainor ton helps beach Weston

Stroud News and Journal: Frocester captain Nick Trainor

11:00am Thursday 10th July 2014

FROCESTER completed the double over Weston with a 41 run victory on Saturday, maintaining their top of the table position.

ROWING: Oar-some Steve provides a stroke of genius at Henley

Stroud News and Journal:

10:19am Thursday 10th July 2014

STROUD oarsman Steve Tuck provided a stroke of genius as he drove his US college rowing eight to victory in an epic Henley final by just three feet,writes Nick Hartland.

From Bussage to Brazil: Former SNJ reporter and ex-Shortwood United footballer James Davis reports from the 2014 World Cup

Stroud News and Journal:

7:49pm Sunday 6th July 2014

England's all too brief World Cup endeavors might not live long in the memory but for me the experience of living and breathing football for a few weeks in Brazil certainly will.

CRICKET: Star Kirby helps out Frocester

Stroud News and Journal: Steve Kirby claimed the vital wicket of Joe Denly before bad light stopped play. Photo: Harry Trump

9:35am Friday 4th July 2014

FORMER Gloucestershire paceman Steve Kirby made a shock debut for Frocester and helped Nick Trainor’s side back to the top of Premier One.

CYCLING: Lowsley-Williams launches Chavenage Challenge

Stroud News and Journal: Savills to sponsor Olympic hopeful

9:57am Thursday 3rd July 2014

JAMES LOWSLEY-WILLIAMS, a professional racing cyclist who expects to be taking part in the forthcoming Tour of Britain, is putting something back into the sport by organising his own 'sportive'.

MOTOR RACING: Vettel test drives historic F1 car rebuilt in Tetbury

Stroud News and Journal:

9:46am Thursday 3rd July 2014

NEMESIS RACING from Tetbury have breathed new life into a 1972 BRM P180 after a crash at the Historic Monaco Grand Prix in May.


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