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In the match between Gloucester and Lydney, the opener of season 1950-51, the Citizen match report mentions that Roy Parry (forward) ...
2018 - 2019
2016 - 2017
The Curious Story of the First Match at Kingsholm
An in-depth piece of research.
Here’s just one issue that we’ve managed to acquire. We’d be grateful for loan/donation of further issues.
2012 - 2013
2011 - 2012
2010 - 2011
2009 - 2010
Keith John Baalham was born on 11 November 1946 and began his rugby career at Cirencester Grammar School, a few ...
Gloucestershire County Matches 1901 - 1920
1 report only so far
1912 - 1913 Season
44 match reports
Interview with Gloucester, England and Lions Lock Steve Boyle
An interview with Springbok star Thinus Delport whose career at Kingsholm was unfortunately cut short due to injury.
Video highlights of Gloucester's 1978 John Player Cup Final victory over Leicester at Twickenham.
Highlights of the 1982 John Player Cup Final played at Twickenham on 1 May 1982.
An interview with the 1978 JPS Cup-winning flanker and 1990s coach.
1914-1918 Gloucester Rugby "#ThankYou100"
Citations commemorating the armistice at the end of the Great War
1929 - 1930 Season
43 match reports
Gloucester Rugby Former Players present poppy shirts to local military
Launch of the 2018 commemorative poppy shirt.
Arthur Saunders, 1891 – 1916, Military Medal (MM) 1916
Arthur Sauders, second row/back row forward, was awarded the Military Medal (MM) for ‘bravery in the field’ at La Boisselle on 3 July 1916.
Charles Cook, 1887 – 1959, Military Medal (MM) 1917
Charles Cook, Gloucester full back, was awarded the Military Medal for ‘bravery in the field’ during the Third Battle of Ypres (Passchendaele) on 16 August 1917.
GRPA Raises funds for charities
The GRPA has raised more than £35,000 for charities. Here are just four examples.
An interview with this attacking full back, formerly of Exeter University and Saracens, who switched to the wing with equal success.
We found it on the internet, when the caps were offered for sale by an online auction house 6 or...
Where did you get the picture of DD Evans' caps? Do you know if they have been preserved somewhere? Thanks...
Hi all just found out some of these players were related to my grandad thank you for all your comments...
Smith, Charles Albert “Whacker”
Thanks, Mervyn - most helpful, and we have now updated our records!
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