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Cricket: Gidman leads Gloucestershire to win over Yorkshire

Gazette Series: Will Gidman (5344727)

9:20am Wednesday 30th July 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE director of cricket John Bracewell insists the new Royal London One-Day Cup competition is tailor-made for Will Gidman.

Athletics: Thornbury runner Phillips rewarded with personal best

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7:24pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

THERE was very little competitive running for Thornbury Running Club members last weekend but those that did don running shoes and club vests had but a quick 5k run at either Little Stoke or Chipping Sodbury parkruns.

Cricket: Almondsbury lead is reduced after derby defeat

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6:57am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Bristol & District League Senior Division

Cricket: Marshfield triumph on finals day at Frampton Cotterell

Gazette Series: Marshfield under-17s

4:39pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

THE DFCA Bristol Youth Cricket League KO Cup Finals were played on a very warm and sunny day at The Park, excellently hosted by Frampton Cotterell.

Cricket: Thornbury keep promotion hopes alive

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6:12am Tuesday 29th July 2014

THORNBURY picked up a much-needed win at bottom side Minehead to keep their promotion hopes alive in West of England Premier League Premier Two.

Fine Festival – shame about the cricket

Gazette Series: John Light was appointed Gloucestershire's new president

4:41pm Monday 28th July 2014

THE Festival was fine in all respects bar one and that was the most important of all, the cricket. Played five, lost four, and just one victory. These blunt statistics speak for themselves but regrettably they do not tell the whole story.

Cricket: Brothwood stars to put Rockhampton back in title race

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12:05pm Monday 28th July 2014

WEPL Glos/Wilts Division

Youth Cricket: Thornbury reach final after beating Winterbourne

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6:04am Monday 28th July 2014

Bristol Youth Cricket League U17 Play-Offs Semi-Final

Cricket: Klinger returns to form but Gloucestershire finish Cheltenham Festival with defeat

Gazette Series: Gloucestershire CCC captain Michael Klinger (6390030)

5:09pm Sunday 27th July 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE suffered their fourth defeat in five games at the Cheltenham Festival as they were comprehensively outplayed by Northamptonshire in their opening Royal London One-Day Cup clash.

Glasgow 2014: Castle School teacher wins gold medal

Gazette Series: Great Britain members Megan Fletcher, Natalie Powell and Sally Conway

10:48am Sunday 27th July 2014

CASTLE School teacher Megan Fletcher insists she picked the right time to have the best day of her career after winning judo gold at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, writes Ryan Walters.

Cricket: Montgomery endures difficult debut as Gloucestershire are thrashed by Glamorgan

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9:58am Sunday 27th July 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE ended their NatWest T20 Blast campaign with a miserable defeat eight-wicket defeat against Glamorgan at the Swalec Stadium.

Cricket: Grandson of David Allen looks set for bright future

Gazette Series: Alex Allen bowling for Gloucestershire against Hampshire

12:02pm Saturday 26th July 2014

HAVING learned his trade from one of the greatest cricketers Gloucestershire has ever produced, Alex Allen looks set for a bright future.

Golf: Godfree crowned junior champion

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8:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

THE Junior Club Championship was played over 36 holes on a dry Saturday and Alex Godfree excelled in his golf when he grossed a 75 and 73 to win the Championship, with Casey Chappell second with scores of 89 and 86.

Golf: Thornbury offer free lessons to those inspired by Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods

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3:59pm Friday 25th July 2014

PEOPLE inspired by golfing superstars such as Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy playing The Open Championship are being given the chance to have a go at the sport for free at Thornbury Golf Centre.

Football: Thornbury need new physio and youth team manager

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9:45am Friday 25th July 2014

THORNBURY Town are looking for a new physiotherapist to work alongside first team manager Andy Davies.

Cricket: Gloucestershire coach hopes to find volunteers for Africa project

Gazette Series: Luke Sellers wants to make a difference in Africa

7:14pm Thursday 24th July 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE Cricket Board (GCB) communications officer Luke Sellers is urging people from county clubs to make a difference in Africa with Cricket Without Boundaries (CWB).

Golf: Thornbury team take Open title

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3:43pm Thursday 24th July 2014

THE major team event of the year at Cirencester Golf Club is the invitational Men’s Open and this year it was won by a quartet from Thornbury.

Inside the Pavilion: Dent proves he is still a class act

Gazette Series: John Light was appointed Gloucestershire's new president

12:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

CHRIS DENT has proved the old adage – class is permanent, form temporary – to be totally true in the NatWest T20 match against league leaders Essex at the Cheltenham Festival.

Cricket: Norwell and Miles smash record books

Gazette Series: Gloucestershire bowler Liam Norwell is playing cricket in New Zealand

9:35am Thursday 24th July 2014

A REMARKABLE last-wicket partnership between Liam Norwell and Craig Miles restored some pride for Gloucestershire against northern neighbours Worcestershire on a record-breaking day at the Cheltenham Festival.

Judo: Thornbury star is top seed at Glasgow 2014

Gazette Series: Sally Conway beats Assmaa Niang in the semi final to book her place in the -70kg final. Pictures by Jack Willingham IJF/Fighting Films

6:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

A JUDOKA star who grew up in Thornbury is ranked as the favourite to win a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games tomorrow.

Athletics: Thornbury duo triumph at Little Stoke

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4:10pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

WITH all the heat, a number of Thornbury Running Club members decided to take to the water at the weekend, though a few still found running events to suit them.

Gymnastics: Routley and Allen strike gold in Italy

Gazette Series: Vada Finnier, Kenedi Cross, Katie Allen, James Routley

12:27pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

YATE-based James Routley and Katie Allen of Berkeley won gold at the Second Turin Acrogym Cup in Italy.

Cricket: Captain Mallitte inspires Thornbury to win over promotion rivals

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7:56pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THORNBURY seconds leaped into second spot in the West of England Premier League Premier Two 2nd XI table after winning at promotion rivals Chard on Saturday.

Cricket: Thornbury captain to take on Alleyne and other sporting stars at Cheltenham Festival

Gazette Series: Mark Alleyne

4:30pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THORNBURY captain Richard Trotman will pit his wits against Gloucestershire's most successful ever skipper in a Ten10 Tournament taking place at the Cheltenham Festival on Friday.

Cricket: Rockhampton defeated in top of the table clash

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12:11pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

WEPL Glos/Wilts Division

Cricket: Tavare signs new contract with Gloucestershire

Gazette Series: Will Tavare with Gloucestershire captain Michael Klinger

8:40am Monday 21st July 2014

WILL Tavaré has signed a new three-year contract with Gloucestershire, tying him to the club until the end of the 2017 season.

Cricket: Ian Ward bat, signed by Ian Botham and Shane Warne, up for auction

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6:04am Monday 21st July 2014

A BAT used by former England cricketer Ian Ward and signed by some of the biggest hitters in the history of the game is available in a silent auction to raise money for charity.

NatWest T20 Blast: Gloucestershire v Essex as it happened

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1:59pm Sunday 20th July 2014

Live updates from the Cheltenham Festival as Gloucestershire take on Essex in the NatWest T20 Blast

Karting: Alveston youngster celebrates maiden win

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4:26pm Sunday 20th July 2014

ALVESTON-based Robert Sims took his maiden win at Rissington Kart Club.

Youth Rugby: Thornbury searching for new players

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8:49am Sunday 20th July 2014

THORNBURY under-10s are looking to recruit players.

Youth Rugby: Thornbury Broncos looking for new players

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7:58pm Saturday 19th July 2014

THORNBURY Broncos' junior section are recruiting.

Gymnastics: Thornbury club pick up silver and bronze in Sherborne

Gazette Series: Jenna Nunn, Olivia Brimson and Zoe Smith performing their routine

12:09pm Saturday 19th July 2014

KESTREL Gymnastics Club achieved some of their best ever results at the South West Championships in Sherborne.

Cricket: Gloucestershire quarter-final hopes ended by defeat to Surrey

Gazette Series: Gloucestershire captain Michael Klinger is out injured

10:32am Saturday 19th July 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE were always fighting an uphill battle to qualify for the NatWest T20 Blast quarter-finals after being deducted two points for a poor pitch at the Cheltenham Festival last year and their hopes were finally ended at the same venue following a five-run defeat to Surrey.

Athletics: Thornbury runner Cowlard continues good form at Frampton

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7:16pm Friday 18th July 2014

THORNBURY Running Club members had 20 members at the Frampton-on-Severn 10k race.

Inside the Pavilion: Question marks over Gloucestershire bowling attack

Gazette Series: John Light was appointed Gloucestershire's new president

12:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

WHO will take the wickets? That is the crucial question with the Brewin Dolphin cricket festival underway.

Cricket: Gloucestershire defeated in opening Cheltenham Festival game

Gazette Series: Ton-up man Will Tavare

10:32am Friday 18th July 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE suffered a six-wicket County Championship defeat against Derbyshire at the Cheltenham Festival.

Cricket: Axed England star Pietersen is star attraction at Cheltenham Festival

Gazette Series: There were too many occasions when Kevin Pietersen appeared to be playing for himself rather than the team

11:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE are anticipating record gate receipts for a second successive year at the 2014 Brewin Dolphin Cheltenham Cricket Festival, which started on Monday.

Youth Cricket: Thornbury sweep the board

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4:39pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

THORNBURY have had a team finishing top of the table in each age group of the Bristol Youth Cricket League.

Cycling: Berkeley-based rider is a national champion

Gazette Series: Pfeiffer Georgi on the first attack up Hog Hill

12:23pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

GIANT CC Halo Films have their first national champion amongst their youth ranks.

Cricket: Trotman leads Thornbury to victory over Goatacre

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12:05pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

THORNBURY captain Richard Trotman led from the front with a century in their 32-run win at Goatacre in Premier Two of the West of England Premier League.

Cricket: League leaders Almondsbury bounce back

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9:12am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Bristol & District League Senior Division

Cricket: Rockhampton set for top of the table clash after beating Winget

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12:37pm Monday 14th July 2014

WEPL Glos/Wilts Division

Cricket: Derby defeat leaves Gloucestershire on the brink of exit

Gazette Series: Alex Gidman (8003087)

12:01pm Saturday 12th July 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE’S hopes of qualifying from the South Group in the NatWest T20 Blast are hanging by a thread after they blew a great chance to beat Somerset.

Cricket: Gloucestershire have to settle for a draw

Gazette Series: Will Gidman (5344727)

1:18pm Friday 11th July 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE were unable to force a win against promotion contenders Hampshire on the final day of their County Championship game at the Ageas Bowl.

Inside the Pavilion: Gloucestershire should be proud to maintain Cheltenham Festival

Gazette Series: John Light was appointed Gloucestershire's new president

12:00pm Friday 11th July 2014

THE last remaining cricket festival is upon us – no other county can provide 11 days of first class cricket on an ‘out ground’.

Cricket: Bring on Somerset, says Bracewell

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12:00pm Thursday 10th July 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE director of cricket John Bracewell insists his side will be ready to deal with an intimidating Taunton crowd when they take on Somerset in a must-win NatWest T20 Blast clash for both sides on Friday evening (5.30pm).

Bowls: Gloucestershire suffer defeat despite valiant display

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9:12am Thursday 10th July 2014

John’s Trophy

Athletics: Super performance by Thornbury runner Willis

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7:39pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

BATH Amphibians held their latest Manic Midweek Duathlon and to make it more manic than usual, there was an extra bike and extra run stage added, with three laps of the approximately two-mile perimeter of Castle Combe race track interspersed with two 10-mile circuits of the track – five times round each time.

Youth Cricket: Rockhampton reach semi-finals after win over Thornbury

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4:23pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

Frank Benner Cup U13s Quarter Final

Cricket: Old Down climb out of relegation zone after shocking league leaders Almondsbury

Gazette Series: SR_138_001     Matt Wood batting for Almondsbury against Old Down (7933261)

11:54am Wednesday 9th July 2014

Bristol & District League Senior Division

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