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Jo Durrant interviews Malc King about the "Up for the Cup" book.
29 Feb 2020. Radio Gloucestershire interviews the main author of the book.
Gloucester Up for the Cup
Published 5 Mar 2020. 200+ pages reporting on all of Gloucester's National and International Cup matches
2007 - 2008
26 Match Programmes
An interview with Gloucester's outstanding lock forward, who is now Gloucester Rugby's Commercial Director
"Kingsholm - The Heart of Gloucester Rugby"
MGV Productions have produced this DVD for Gloucester Rugby Heritage, and it’s now available at the Stadium Shop, price £9-95. ...
Shed, 1968 - Eeyore!
The Gloucester Journal reported on Saturday November 10, 1928: A Disgraceful Scene “Gloucester visited Cheltenham and won by 9 pts. to nil, ...
Imagine this today...
Extract from the Citizen, 19 Sept. 1983: “Fidler . . . still enjoying his rugby at the age of 36, grafted ...
Bad Vibes at the Match
The Gloucester Journal, on Saturday, November 8, 1890, reported: “Gloucester played Penarth on Saturday last on the Spa, this being the ...
Gloucester's Captain had another job before play could start.
The Journal of 27 December 1890 reported: BOXING DAY FOOTBALL Gloucester A. v Llandaff. “The first of the holiday matches arranged for the ...
Not a Good Day for Gloucester's Coaches.
The Citizen reported on 21 November 1983: Broughton Park v Gloucester. “Gloucester made a sluggish start . . . due to a ...
An interesting comment in the Citizen of 23 December 1950, relating to a match played on that day between Gloucester ...
An extract from the Gloucester Journal, Saturday 29 March,1879: “A football match between the Gloucester and Rockleaze clubs was played in ...
When Bad Language was frowned upon.
The Gloucester Journal, on Saturday, October 8,1887, had the following negative comments resulting from a trial match at the Spa, ...
A Match without Penalties.
Here’s an extract from a report of the match on 19 September 1953, Gloucester v. Moseley. Gloucester won 13 – ...
Amateur Era Devotion to Duty
An extract from the Citizen, 23 January 1937, entitled PLAYERS’ KEENNESS: “There have been complaints sometimes of apathy among the players, but ...
Too Big for his Boots?
An extract taken from a Citizen report of a Rosslyn Park v Gloucester match, played on 3 November 1984: “A new ...
We regret to inform you of the death of former Gloucester Rugby player Eddie Rooney.
An interview with the Gloucester and Gloucestershire flanker of the early 1980s.
2003 - 5 April; Gloucester v Northampton; Powergen Cup Final; Jamie Forrester Try
A 2min clip showing the lead up to Jamie Forrester scoring his try.
1991 - 14 Sept. Glos v England XV World Cup warm-up game
8 Min video Highlights; World Cup warm-up game; Glos 4 v England XV 34;
1990 - 27 Jan; Wasps v Gloucester; 3rd Round Pilkington Cup
19 min Video of Match Highlights Wasps 19 Glos 23
GRPA Charity Cheque Presentations, 2019
GR President Fred Reed, GRPA Chairman Mike Curran, Derrick Morgan and Ron Etheridge presented cheques raised by the President & the GRPA
Thanks for pointing this out, Graham, and you'll now see that we've corrected the mistake in the date. Our Profile...
John was born in 1945 - he’s my brother in law and I’m a week older!
A’BEAR, Charles Winston, 1916-1985 Military Medal (M.M.)
My name is John Procter and through an ex military friend have just discovered this information about Charles Winston A’Bear...
1. Gloucester Players’ Family Inter-relationships
Thanks for the heritage page. I might be able to add to it? My father was WG (Bill) Hook, full...
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