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The Old Spot Story
OLD SPOT AND THE KINGSHOLM CHRONICLE The Kingsholm Chronicle, the first website dedicated to GRFC, was launched by Steve Hawker in ...
The Old Spot Programmes
We started off by locating four issues – 1, 2, 3 and 7 – and Steve very kindly agreed to ...
Purton, Alfred William
Alfred Purton, the son of John and Clara Purton, was born at Barton St Mary in 1881. While he was ...
2004 - 2005
Balmer, Dave (2)
An interview with Kingsholm's Stadium Manager, post 2015 RWC
Fred Pegler, the son of Frank J. and Eleanor A. Pegler, was born at Painswick on his father’s seventy acre ...
2013 - 2014
An interview with winger Bob Clewes, Gloucester's all-time leading try scorer.
Olivier Azam Testimonial Brochure, 2010-2011
Twentysix pages of photographs and good luck messages from his benefit season, 2010-2011.
Millard, Sydney "Syd"
Syd was born at Deerhurst in 1884, the second son of William John, a farm servant, and Alice Millard. The ...
Washbourne, William Phillip Woodman MM ('Quedge')
William was born in Gloucester on 9 May 1891, the son of Robert, a shipwright, and Ellen Washbourne. The family ...
Peter Buxton was born on the 21st August 1978 – the same year as Gloucester’s second domestic knock-out cup triumph ...
Hamblin, Lionel Alfred ('Todger')
Gifted Centre who Kicked Well but was Reluctant to Pass
Thanks to Philip Pritchard for these, and more to come.
1891: New Athletic Ground
Collins, Henry ('Harry')
Boer War and Great War Soldier
Tom Voyce XV Matches
6 Apr 1922 Tom Voyce XV v. Newport Borough Police (Teams) 6 Apr 1922 Tom Voyce XV v. Newport Borough Police ...
Gloucester's first Scottish international
Outstanding front five forward who played in three County Championship finals and was an England trialist.
Gloucester Players in Rugby World Cups
A list of all the Gloucester players who have played in the World cup since it was first held in 1987.
Players' Association Race Day at Stratford Races
Monday 14 Sep 2015
Formidable international lock with all-time Gloucester record of 574 1st XV appearances
I met Francis for the first time in 1954. I had been sent by E. S. & A. Robinson Ltd...
I went to school with Gordon and always had great respect for his leadership skills on and off the rugby...
Living in Chicago so I am always catching up. Eddie was a really nice lad. Great smile. Could stop a...
Prior to being capped by England Saxons which then committed him to International Rugby with England, Andy Hazell was pursued...
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