Interviews

Page link: John Haines
John Haines
An interview with the dynamic seventies wing forward.
Page link: Ken Nottage
Ken Nottage
A 2012 interview with Gloucester Rugby's CEO, 1999-2012
Page link: Dave Balmer
Dave Balmer
An interview with Kingsholm's Stadium Manager, post 2015 RWC
Page link: Bob Clewes
Bob Clewes
An interview with winger Bob Clewes, Gloucester's all-time leading try scorer.
Page link: Mike Baker
Mike Baker
An interview with the goal-kicking centre who was a 1st XV regular at 17
Page link: Dave Balmer
Dave Balmer
An interview with Kingsholm's Stadium Manager
Page link: John Bayliss
John Bayliss
An interview with this hard-tackling centre, Gloucester & Gloucestershire captain.
Page link: Phil Blakeway
Phil Blakeway
Gloucester, Barbarian and England Prop Forward.
Page link: Mickey Booth
Mickey Booth
"The General" - star scrum half of the 1960s, captain and long-term club committee member
Page link: Mike Burton
Mike Burton
A wide-ranging and absorbing interview.
Page link: Peter Butler
Peter Butler
Record points-scoring Gloucester and England full back
Page link: Ken Daniell
Ken Daniell
Gloucester and Gloucestershire centre
Page link: Andy Deacon
Andy Deacon
An interview with the durable prop and 1995/96 captain
Page link: Simon Devereux
Simon Devereux
An interview with the hard-working lock and number 8 whose career successfully spanned the amateur and professional eras.
Page link: Mike Dineen
Mike Dineen
Rugby reporter on The Citizen, 1960-66
Page link: Kevin Dunn
Kevin Dunn
An interview with Gloucester's try-scoring hooker.
Page link: Ron Etheridge
Ron Etheridge
An interview with this fearless counter-attacker from full-back and wing
Page link: Terry Fanolua
Terry Fanolua
An interview with the strong and skilful centre from Samoa, whose whole-hearted determination and commitment captured the hearts of the Kingsholm faithful.
Page link: Peter Ford
Peter Ford
Gloucester Captain, Barbarian, England International, RFU Selector and GRFC President
Page link: Pete Glanville
Pete Glanville
An interview with the popular blindside flanker, captain and latterly Team Coach.
Page link: Ern Hall
Ern Hall
An interview with the son of Ern Hall, one of the famous Hall Brothers
Page link: Jerry Herniman
Jerry Herniman
An interview with the lock and number 8 who was a member of the 1972 and 1978 cup winning squads; he played 277 games for Gloucester United, captaining the side for four seasons.
Page link: Alastair Hignell
Alastair Hignell
An interview with Gloucestershire, Barbarian and England International, cricketer and broadcaster: The Shed's "Alice".
Page link: Russ Hillier
Russ Hillier
An interview with the full back detached from Stroud, life and soul of the party, and now on the RFU committee
Page link: Bill Hook
Bill Hook
Gloucester, Gloucestershire, and England full back
Page link: Terry Hopson
Terry Hopson
Popular, magical, mercurial 1960s outside half
Page link: John Hudson
John Hudson
An interview with this well-known sports outfitter and member of Gloucester rugby dynasty
Page link: The Late Rev Canon Mervyn Hughes
The Late Rev Canon Mervyn Hughes
Gloucester open side wing forward, GRFC Chairman for 22 years and President for a further 16 years
Page link: Di Long
Di Long
An interview with the wife of lock and club secretary Roy Long, and long term caterer to the club.
Page link: Simon Morris
Simon Morris
An interview with the talented threequarter from a Forest rugby-playing family
Page link: Steve Mills
Steve Mills
An interview this record breaking captain and England hooker
Page link: Tommy Oakes
Tommy Oakes
An interview with Kingsholm's longtime groundsman
Page link: Rev Bill Phillips
Rev Bill Phillips
Gloucester centre & occasional wing, who also played for Gloucestershire.
Page link: Fred Reed
Fred Reed
An interview with this long-serving hooker and committee man.
Page link: Keith Richardson
Keith Richardson
An interview with this rugby writer and former teacher; mobile prop and number 8; successful captain and coach
Page link: Martin Roberts
Martin Roberts
An interview with this strong, physical, centre
Page link: Don Rutherford
Don Rutherford
An interview with Gloucester fullback, Barbarian, Lion and long-term RFU Technical Director of Rugby
Page link: John Simonett
John Simonett
An interview with the multi-talented Scots No.8 who played throughout the 1977-78 cup campaign.
Page link: Dick Smith
Dick Smith
Wing forward, captain and coach
Page link: J. V. Smith
J. V. Smith
Gloucestershire Selector and RFU President
Page link: Eric Stephens
Eric Stephens
An interview with this record-breaking full back and exceptional place kicker
Page link: Harold Symonds
Harold Symonds
An interview with this long-serving forward and record-breaking second XV captain.
Page link: Bob Timms
Bob Timms
Gloucester wing of the early sixties
Page link: Allan Townsend
Allan Townsend
An interview with this long-serving prop forward, Gloucester captain, GRFC & RFU committee member; GRFC President
Page link: Phil Vickery
Phil Vickery
The Raging Bull Part One (more to come when we can get back on his schedule)
Page link: John Watkins
John Watkins
An interview with this outstanding wing forward, Barbarian and England international
Page link: Paul Williams
Paul Williams
An appointment with the dentist - winger and coach Paul Williams.
Page link: Interviews on the occasion of the unveiling of the new Gloucester Rugby Club War Memorial
Interviews on the occasion of the unveiling of the new Gloucester Rugby Club War Memorial
and launch of the book "They Played for Gloucester & Fought for their Country"
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"An Audience with Gloucester Rugby"
Extracts from a BBC Radio Gloucestershire programme
Page link: Exploring Gloucester Rugby's Heritage
Exploring Gloucester Rugby's Heritage
and tracing BBC Radio Gloucestershire's Jo Durrant's rugby playing ancestors
Page link: BBC Radio Gloucestershire Interview
BBC Radio Gloucestershire Interview
The Australian Connection
Page link: BBC Radio Gloucestershire: Pete Wilson Show
BBC Radio Gloucestershire: Pete Wilson Show
An Interview with Bill Hook, 17 Feb 2008
Page link: BBC Radio Gloucestershire Interview with Andy Hazell
BBC Radio Gloucestershire Interview with Andy Hazell
On the occasion of his retirement, 23 Feb 2014