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West Brom duo answer call from long-serving Taverners' manager Dale Russell

Stroud News and Journal:

8:00am Saturday 1st August 2015

A CHANCE phone call persuaded West Brom youth coaching duo Colin Taylor and Mark Cook to take-up the managerial reigns at Northern Senior League Taverners.

CRICKET: Dynamic Dan Huxstep takes sensational cricket hat-trick for Frampton

Stroud News and Journal:

12:00pm Friday 31st July 2015

DAN Huxstep produced a sensational feat for Frampton-on-Severn in their Gloucestershire County League Division One home clash with Redmarley on Saturday.

FOOTBALL: Former Bristol Rovers striker Joe White grabs late Shortwood leveller at Lydney

Stroud News and Journal:

11:40am Thursday 30th July 2015

FORMER Bristol Rovers striker Joe White grabbed late parity for Shortwood United in their pre-season friendly at Hellenic Premier Division newcomers Lydney.

CRICKET:Moreton Valance -based logistics company CM Downton donate £5,000 to help Glos disability teams deliver success on the pitch

Stroud News and Journal:

9:00am Friday 31st July 2015

LEADING logistics firm CM Downton will help the Gloucestershire’s county disability teams deliver even more success on the pitch after agreeing a £5000 sponsorship deal.

FOOTBALL: Forest Green boss Ady Pennock tips Slimbridge to back-to-back promotions

Stroud News and Journal:

6:00pm Thursday 30th July 2015

FOREST Green Rovers manager Ady Pennock has praised Slimbridge after they battled out a goalless draw at Wisloe Road, saying: “If they play like that, they have a good chance of promotion.”

Hartpury’s Ruth aiming for the top of the mountain in new sport

Stroud News and Journal:

12:00pm Thursday 30th July 2015

AFTER making her way to the top as an elite cross-country mountain biker, Hartpury’s Ruth Owen-Evans has set her sights on achieving similar success in a completely new discipline.

RUGBY: Hartpury RFC look to strengthen as second season in National One gets closer

Stroud News and Journal:

10:46am Thursday 30th July 2015

HARTPURY RFC have bolstered their ranks ahead of their second season in the third tier of English rugby with new signings.

CRICKET: Former Stroud captain Toby Carman drives his side home

Stroud News and Journal:

2:07pm Wednesday 29th July 2015

TOBY Carman smashed 140 for Stroud as they came out on top against Gloucestershire Division rivals Woodmancote.

Businesses show off touch rugby skills in West Country competition at Hartpury College

Stroud News and Journal:

5:11pm Monday 27th July 2015

HARTPURY welcomed some of the region’s leading businesses recently as they sought to become touch rugby champions of the West Country.

GOLF: Stuart Little looms large at Woodbury

Stroud News and Journal:

12:44pm Monday 27th July 2015

MINCH golfer Stuart Little made a late surge to snatch the Woodbury Park pro-am from four others with an impressive run of four birdies in five holes from the tenth to come home in 32.

CRICKET: Yorkshire rain frustrates Gloucestershire

Stroud News and Journal:

7:47pm Sunday 26th July 2015

Gloucestershire ’s cricketers were left frustrated after rain brought a premature end to their opening match in the Royal London One-Day Cup at Scarborough.

CRICKET: Louis Gegg smashes 76 not out as Frocester march on at the top

Stroud News and Journal:

3:38pm Sunday 26th July 2015

LOUIS Gegg smashed a brilliant 76 not out off 57 deliveries to lift Frocester to an exciting six-run victory over Downend at Pounds Close on Saturday.

FOOTBALL: Minnows Slimbridge hold Forest Green

Stroud News and Journal:

7:35pm Saturday 25th July 2015

Southern League newcomers Slimbridge held Forest Green Rovers to a goalless draw in the traditional pre-season meeting between the two clubs at Wisloe Road, writes Richard Joyce.

FOOTBALL: Forest Green Academy keeper Luke Merchant follows long Newent Community School tradition

Stroud News and Journal:

2:07pm Friday 24th July 2015

NEWENT Community School is fast becoming a breeding ground for Forest Green Rovers.

RUGBY LEAGUE: All Golds to host Saturday double-header

Stroud News and Journal: BACK AT YORK: James Morland, who came through York City Knights' academy set-up, has re-signed for the League One promotion-seekers after a year in rugby union

5:00am Friday 24th July 2015

FANS in Gloucestershire are in for a treat this weekend as the University of Gloucestershire All Golds Rugby League side play host to a double - header of Kingstone Press League 1 games at Prince of Wales stadium in Cheltenham.

RUGBY: Gloucester star Matt Kvesic needs to take his chance with England, says Lewis Moody

Stroud News and Journal: STARTING SPOT: Matt Kvesic.

6:00pm Friday 24th July 2015

WITH Chris Robshaw in the same position, it is never going to be easy for Matt Kvesic to earn international playing time but Lewis Moody admits he is keen to see the Gloucester man start to pressurise the England captain.

RUGBY: Former Gloucester ace Dan Robson gunning to take Joe Simpson’s number nine shirt at Wasps

Stroud News and Journal:

2:00pm Friday 24th July 2015

DAN Robson will be gunning to take Joe Simpson’s number nine shirt at Wasps this term but Simpson claims he is excited about the competition the former Gloucester man will bring.

Record-breaking Festival is biggest and best yet

Stroud News and Journal:

8:00am Friday 24th July 2015

THE shining and rising stars of dressage from all around the world put on a dazzling display at this year’s hugely successful Hartpury international Festival of Dressage.

RUGBY: Tom Lindsay looking to thrive in new surroundings at Gloucester

Stroud News and Journal: Tom Lindsay

8:00am Friday 24th July 2015

HOOKER Tom Lindsay was one of the new arrivals at Kingsholm this summer, moving from Wasps after six seasons in the black and gold.

CRICKET: Gloucestershire keeping their fingers crossed for NatWest t20 Blast quarter-final clash against Glamorgan

Stroud News and Journal:

9:00pm Thursday 23rd July 2015

GLOUCESTERSHIRE are keeping their fingers crossed for an improved weather forecast and a victory in Cardiff tomorrow night when they take on fellow NatWest T20 Blast quarter -final hopefuls Glamorgan at the Swalec Stadium.

FOOTBALL: Referee levels in Gloucestershire are on the up

Stroud News and Journal: WHISTLEBLOWER: Referee Brian Stevens celebrates 50 years  of officiating at Charfield this Saturday Pictures: Carl Hewlett

5:00pm Thursday 23rd July 2015

GLOUCESTERSHIRE is bucking the national trend when it comes to referee participation, to the “delight” of the county football association’s former Premier League official Steve Tanner.

Gloucester-Hartpury rowers home in on international regatta

Stroud News and Journal:

2:50pm Thursday 23rd July 2015

Gloucester-Hartpury rowers home in on international regatta Four Hartpury rowers will represent their countries in the Home International Regatta after a successful weekend at the British Rowing Junior Championships.

OPINION: Gloucestershire star Pete Handscombe has his say

Stroud News and Journal:

8:00pm Tuesday 21st July 2015

I have absolutely loved my first few months with Gloucestershire.

CRICKET: Magic Muchall helps leaders Frocester march onwards at the top of Premier One

Stroud News and Journal:

5:48pm Tuesday 21st July 2015

FROCESTER cruised to a seven-wicket victory at Clevedon to move 22 points clear at the top of Premier One.

Perfect match for captain Matt Bennett but Shortwood lose out to Gloucester City

Stroud News and Journal:

11:22am Monday 20th July 2015

WITH captain Matt Bennett marrying sweetheart Vickie, an under-strength Shortwood United opened their pre-season matches with a narrow defeat against Conference North outfit Gloucester City.

FOOTBALL: Joey Tustain is Brimscombe goal hero in surprise win over Forest Green

Stroud News and Journal:

5:47pm Sunday 19th July 2015

MINNOWS Brimscombe and Thrupp shocked National League big guns Forest Green.

Hartpury inspiring girls after futsal FA Cup success and county initiative

Stroud News and Journal:

10:00pm Tuesday 14th July 2015

JUST like the women’s national football team inspiring the nation with their World Cup performances in Canada, a group of Hartpury College students and staff are doing their bit to get more girls involved in sport with their recent futsal exploits.

OPINION: Gloucestershire star David Payne has his say

Stroud News and Journal: Gloucestershire bowler David Payne

9:00pm Tuesday 14th July 2015

THE boys played brilliantly to beat Northants in two days at the Cheltenham Festival.

Gold fever for Wycliffe girls

Stroud News and Journal:

8:00am Tuesday 14th July 2015

THREE Wycliffe Preparatory School girls won a team gold at the National Schools Biathle Championships.

Webb Ellis Cup heading to Hartpury as Rugby World Cup nears

Stroud News and Journal:

1:00pm Monday 13th July 2015

WITH the Rugby World Cup 2015 getting ever closer to kick-off, Hartpury College is preparing to welcome the sport’s most famous trophy when the Webb Ellis Cup visits the college this week.

Meet the latest Hartpury rugby stars ready to lead England charge

Stroud News and Journal:

12:00pm Monday 13th July 2015

TWO Hartpury rugby starlets have their sights fixed firmly on a professional career after a meteoric rise through the international rugby ranks in their two years at the college.

Gold for Gwen Kinsey at the Geneva European Sprint Triathlon

Stroud News and Journal:

10:00am Monday 13th July 2015

GWEN Kinsey bagged gold at the European Sprint Triathlon AC Championships held in Geneva.

Further delight for Dujardin and star display from Cartwright after further first-class festival action

Stroud News and Journal:

5:00pm Sunday 12th July 2015

CHARLOTTE Dujardin produced yet another top performance as she secured top place in the Six-year-old Shearwater Young Horse Championships in the fourth day of action at the Hartpury Festival of Dressage.

Super showing from Hester as he claims Grand Prix Gala glory

Stroud News and Journal:

12:24pm Sunday 12th July 2015

CARL Hester showed his Olympic pedigree at last night's Gala Evening with a gold performance at Hartpury's Festival of Dressage.

CRICKET: Gloucestershire’s Michael Klinger and Kent’s Sam Northeast go head-to-head

Stroud News and Journal:

7:00pm Saturday 11th July 2015

THE two leading run-makers in this season’s NatWest T20 Blast go head-to-head at Cheltenham tomorrow afternoon.

Valegro is waiting in wings while Charlotte Dujardin steals the show on second day

Stroud News and Journal:

10:36am Friday 10th July 2015

LONDON 2012 Olympic gold medallist, Charlotte Dujardin, claimed a stunning victory with young pretender, Barolo, on a sun-drenched second day at Hartpury Festival of Dressage.

CRICKET: Gloucestershire's win is Taylor made

Stroud News and Journal:

10:16am Friday 10th July 2015

A SPARKLING career-best 156 from Jack Taylor and a five-wickets haul for Craig Miles saw Gloucestershire wrap up victory inside two days against Northamptonshire at Cheltenham.

RUGBY: Marlon Devonish is keeping Gloucester up to speed

Stroud News and Journal: Marlon Devonish

2:00pm Saturday 11th July 2015

GLOUCESTER are continuing to benefit from expert sprint coaching from Olympic gold medalist Marlon Devonish.

Superdry has joined forces with Gloucester Rugby to create an exclusive range of authentic retro rugby shirts

Stroud News and Journal:

12:00pm Thursday 9th July 2015

A DECLARATION of pride for club and country, the traditional rugby jersey has long been the ultimate sportsman statement.

Great Britain’s para dressage powerhouses steal the limelight on Festival’s opening day to move step closer to Rio selection

Stroud News and Journal:

2:00pm Thursday 9th July 2015

Great Britain’s para dressage finest were the stars of the show as spectators were treated to a host of outstanding performances on the first day of the Hartpury Festival of Dressage.

ROWING: Historic hat-trick for Hartpury as rowers clinch Henley Royal Regatta honours

Stroud News and Journal:

5:00pm Saturday 11th July 2015

THE Gloucester Hartpury women’s quad completed an incredible treble this weekend when they hit back to clinch victory at the prestigious Henley Royal Regatta.

RUGBY: Camaraderie will spur on rivals Billy Twelvetrees and Brad Barritt for England's No.12 World Cup jersey

Stroud News and Journal: Billy Twelvetrees on his England debut

4:00pm Thursday 9th July 2015

BRAD Barritt insists that while he may be going head-to-head with Gloucester’s Billy Twelvetrees for England’s No.12 jersey, the camaraderie amongst the centres will spur them on to new heights at this autumn’s Rugby World Cup.

ASHES 2015: Gloucestershire's Aussie star Klinger predicts victory for his country over England in Ashes Series

Stroud News and Journal:

7:00am Friday 10th July 2015

GLOUCESTERSHIRE co-captain Michael Klinger believes Australia will find it tougher than has been predicted against England in the Ashes Test Series.

Hartpury’s Horton closing in on Great Britain selection for European Championships

Stroud News and Journal:

12:00pm Wednesday 8th July 2015

HARTPURY'S up and coming event rider, Anna Horton, has been shortlisted for the Young Rider European Championships following a string of good performances.

FOOTBALL: Magic Mus is Hartpury’s latest footballing crown jewel

Stroud News and Journal:

8:00am Wednesday 8th July 2015

AS a seven-year-old boy, Mustapha Bundu was handed his first ever pair of football boots from his father, making him ‘feel like a king’.

ROWING:Peter Reed and crew crush Germany to win Henley Royal Regatta

Stroud News and Journal:

6:00pm Tuesday 7th July 2015

NAILSWORTH’S Pete Reed and Alex Gregory stormed to world rowing’s oldest open prize at Henley Royal Regatta, when their national eight crushed London 2012 champions Germany to lift the Grand Challenge Cup, writes Nick Hartland.

CRICKET: A fantastic feeling to beat rivals Somerset, says Gloucestershire star James Fuller

Stroud News and Journal:

5:14pm Tuesday 7th July 2015

IT was a fantastic feeling to beat our local rivals Somerset in the NatWest T20 Blast on Friday night.

FOOTBALL: Former Forest Green striker Lee Hughes leaves Kidderminster Harriers

Stroud News and Journal:

1:26pm Monday 6th July 2015

FORMER Forest Green striker Lee Hughes has left Kidderminster Harriers.

RUGBY: Trinder predicts big future for Gloucester team-mate Steph Reynolds

Stroud News and Journal: Henry Trinder (1712015)

9:28am Monday 6th July 2015

LAST season featured contrasting emotions for Gloucester but centre Henry Trinder is convinced that winger Steph Reynolds could hold the key to them taking another step forward.

CRICKET: Eastcombe gain bragging rights over Stroud

Stroud News and Journal:

3:21pm Sunday 5th July 2015

EASTCOMBE won by eight wickets to move up to third in the SDCA Premier League clash against Stroud.

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