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Triathlon: Leslie wins gold at World Championships

Gazette Series: Jane Leslie with her medal on the podium

11:56am Sunday 14th September 2014

A PENSIONER from Easter Compton is delighted to have achieved her ambition of winning a World Triathlon gold medal.

Gas Gossip: How many more false dawns can Bristol Rovers fans take?

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8:00am Friday 12th September 2014

GASHEADS are used to false dawns.

City Chat: It feels like a promotion season

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6:00am Friday 12th September 2014

LIKE a lot of City fans I am getting the tingle of a promotion season.

Cricket: Alex Gidman to leave Gloucestershire

Gazette Series: Alex Gidman. Picture: Brian Rossiter

9:42am Thursday 11th September 2014

FORMER Gloucestershire skipper Alex Gidman has made the shock decision to leave the club at the end of the season and join northern neighbours Worcestershire.

Cricket: Dent recognised for his coaching skills

Gazette Series: Mark Ramprakash presents Steve Dent with his award during the Investec Test match between England and India at The Kia Oval. Photo: Gareth Copley/Getty Images

12:05pm Thursday 11th September 2014

STEVE Dent has been named Gloucestershire Coach of the Year.

Former Marlwood School pupil competes at Invictus Games

Gazette Series: GAMES COMMENCE: Prince Harry unveils the British Armed Forces Team For The Invictus Games at Potters Field Park on August 13, 2014 in London. Photo by Stuart C. Wilson

11:01am Thursday 11th September 2014

FORMER Marlwood School pupil Paul Vice was knocked out in the first round of the archery competition at the Invictus Games yesterday.

Athletics: Thornbury runner Davis samples the Great North Run

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8:54am Thursday 11th September 2014

THORNBURY Running Club enjoyed a Sunday for half marathons, with local options at Cheltenham and Chippenham and the Great North Run a bit further afield.

Cricket: Gloucestershire score over 500 runs in record-breaking day

Gazette Series: Alex Gidman (10213576)

1:54pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

ALEX Gidman and Gareth Roderick re-wrote the Gloucestershire record books on an incredible first day of their County Championship game against Leicestershire at the County Ground in Bristol.

Youth Football: Louis bags four goals in Thornbury win

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7:14pm Wednesday 10th September 2014


Youth Football: Thornbury make winning start

3:40pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

Hanham Minor League Division B

Football: Evans is penalty shootout hero for Slimbridge

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9:50am Wednesday 10th September 2014

GFA Challenge Trophy First Round

Rugby competition: Win tickets to watch Gloucester

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6:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

THE Gazette has teamed up with Green Flag, Aviva Premiership Rugby's Official Breakdown Cover Provider, to offer fans the chance to watch Gloucester versus Sale Sharks on Saturday, September 13 at Kingsholm by giving away two pair of tickets.

Horse Racing: Derham to weigh up options after retiring at 19

Gazette Series: Harry Derham. Photo: David Davies/PA Wire

11:09am Tuesday 9th September 2014

FORMER Marlwood School pupil Harry Derham is not rushing into any hasty decisions about his future career after announcing his retirement from the saddle at the age of just 19.

Football: Longlevens are too strong for Tytherington

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6:38pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

Hellenic League Division One West

Youth Football: Ogilvie strikes twice in thriller at Thornbury

3:46pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

Avon Youth League Division Three U15s

Rugby: Glorious Sheldon tries cannot save Thornbury from defeat

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12:16pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

South West One West

Football: Olveston gain comfortable win

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8:03am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Bristol and District League Division Three

Football: Thornbury young guns secure superb win

7:35pm Monday 8th September 2014

Gloucestershire County League

Football: Winterbourne give Olveston a tough lesson

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3:55pm Monday 8th September 2014

Bristol Premier Combination Premier Division

Cricket: Gloucestershire legend Alleyne will be special guest at awards evening

Gazette Series: Mark Alleyne

10:26am Monday 8th September 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE will hold their Annual End of Season Awards Dinner to relive the most memorable moments from the 2014 season at the Bristol County Ground on Friday, October 3.

Youth Football: Thornbury take positives from defeat

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7:48am Saturday 6th September 2014


Rugby: Sheldon scores hat-trick on eve of new season

Gazette Series: Ed Sheldon racing in for his second try against Devizes

11:53am Friday 5th September 2014

Thornbury 30 Devizes 22

City Chat: Why selling Baldock was good business

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9:00am Friday 5th September 2014

THERE is life without Sam Baldock! City’s 2-1 victory against a physical Notts Co team at Meadow Lane on Sunday demonstrated exactly why the Robins are among the favourites for promotion this season.

Gas Gossip: Positive signs from win against Halifax

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6:00am Friday 5th September 2014

ROVERS showed signs of further improvement with an excellent 2-1 win over early league leaders Halifax at the Memorial Stadium on Saturday.

Athletics: Thornbury runners save themselves

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2:30pm Thursday 4th September 2014

PERHAPS Thornbury Running Club members are all saving themselves for one of the many half marathons to be run this weekend and in subsequent weeks, but there were just seven taking part in parkrun events last weekend, three of whom ran new personal best times.

Inside the Pavilion: Collective batting failure let Gloucestershire down

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

11:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

SO NEAR but yet so far. A patchy Gloucestershire performance led to defeat against a Kent side that should have been beaten in the Royal London Cup quarter-final.

Cricket: Fuller ruled out for remaining games

Gazette Series: James Fuller is looking forward to winning his first trophy with Gloucestershire

9:29am Thursday 4th September 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE have confirmed that seam bowler James Fuller will not play again this season and will have surgery on the foot injury that has stopped him from playing since the end of May.

Cricket: Charfield sneak over the line after Beeley blast

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4:23pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Stroud & District Cricket Association Martin Berrill Division Three

Cricket: Thornbury clinch title on last day

Gazette Series: Thornbury seconds

6:24am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

THORNBURY seconds secured the 2nd XI Premier Two title with a great win at Gloucester City Winget.

Football: Rocks crash back down to earth after shipping nine goals

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8:03pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Hellenic League Division One West

Cycling: Wiggins is heading to Gloucestershire

Gazette Series: Bradley Wiggins (centre) after winning the Tour of Britain last year

12:12pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

BRADLEY Wiggins will be riding in the streets of Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire next week after confirming he will lead Team Sky's squad at the 2014 Friends Life Tour of Britain.

Football: Sodbury stay top after being held

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6:39am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Gloucestershire County League

Football: Hallen give Swindon a stern test in FA Cup

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4:27pm Monday 1st September 2014

HALLEN pushed Swindon Supermarine all the way for a place in the first qualifying round of the FA Cup on Saturday.

Judo: Conway vows to come back stronger after World Championship exit

Gazette Series: Sally Conway represented Great Britain at the London 2012 Olympics

12:43pm Monday 1st September 2014

SALLY Conway insists she will bounce back from her first round exit at the Judo World Championships in Russia last weekend.

Athletics: KLB pupil and Yate runner set for Sainsbury's School Games

8:00pm Sunday 31st August 2014

KATHARINE Lady Berkeley’s School pupil Yvette Westwood and Yate & District AC member Adam Wilson will compete at this year’s national Sainsbury’s School Games in Manchester.

Dan Studley blog: Being part of Uni of New Mexico team is an exciting opportunity

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12:00pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Dan Studley, an England international middle distance runner from Tytherington, has joined the Uni of New Mexico Cross-Country and Track team on an Athletic Scholarship and will be providing regular updates through the Gazette website. Read his first blog below.

Athletics: Clark leads Thornbury home at Severn Bridge Half Marathon

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12:01pm Saturday 30th August 2014

THORNBURY Running Club managed a good turnout for the inaugural Severn Bridge Half Marathon on Sunday.

Cricket: Gloucestershire hopes of winning silverware ended at Canterbury

Gazette Series: WICKET-TAKER: Dorset-born David Payne

10:29am Saturday 30th August 2014

STAND-IN captain Alex Gidman admitted the batsman had to accept the blame for Gloucestershire’s Royal London One-Day Cup quarter-final defeat at Kent.

Athletics: Paterson triumphs in Severn Bridge event

Gazette Series: Runners line up for the Severn Bridge Half Marathon

7:54pm Friday 29th August 2014

STEPHEN Paterson won the inaugural Severn Bridge Half Marathon on Sunday.

Gas Gossip: First win was a huge moment for Bristol Rovers

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8:00am Friday 29th August 2014

ROVERS enjoyed a positive Bank Holiday weekend with a four-point return from two games to get their Conference campaign up and running.

City Chat: New arrivals have strengthened the squad

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6:00am Friday 29th August 2014

KIERON Agard’s arrival at Ashton Gate is a huge statement of intent from the owner and the manager and our rivals in our League have sat up and noticed.

Cricket: Gloucestershire can win cup without overseas star, says Bracewell

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6:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

JOHN Bracewell insists that Gloucestershire can still claim some silverware this season without an overseas star.

Cricket: Local derby is Litt up by Almondsbury teenager

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3:51pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Bristol & District League Fourth Division

Cricket: Thornbury are champions after win over title rivals

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8:05pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

THORNBURY thirds wrapped up the Bristol & District League Seventh Division title on Saturday with a five-wicket home win over their closest rivals Bristol YMCA thirds.

Rugby: SGS College selected as team base for World Cup

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2:17pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

THE Wise Campus at South Gloucestershire and Stroud (SGS) College has been chosen as Georgia’s team base for the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

Cricket: Rockhampton secure highest ever finish

Gazette Series: Matt Tyler led Rockhampton to victory GSR542V13

12:37pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Swindon CC (174) lost to Rockhampton (175-4) by six wickets

Football: Almondsbury move up to second after home win

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11:50am Wednesday 27th August 2014

ALMONDSBURY UWE continued their unbeaten start to the Western League First Division campaign with a 3-1 home win over Wells City on Tuesday night.

John Light talks cricket

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

8:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

THIS week’s column is written from my sick bed, or rather sick sofa. Important cricket events are taking place, but thanks to the first class Sky TV coverage I am missing little.

Football: Tytherington denied win by late goal

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12:19pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Hellenic League Division One West

Cricket: Gloucestershire lose money after England v India clash is abandoned

Gazette Series: Gloucestershire CCC new Chief Executive Will Brown at the County Ground , Bristol 5/9/13 
Pic By Martin Bennett (3397842)

10:34am Tuesday 26th August 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE chief executive Will Brown could not hide his disappointment after the One-Day International between England and India at the County Ground in Bristol on Monday was abandoned without a ball being bowled.

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