Motorbike Racing: Hedger has mixed weekend

Gazette Series: Luke Hedger going over the mountain. Picture: Johny Wills Photography

12:15pm Friday 29th August 2014

YATE rider Luke Hedger had another mixed weekend in the British Supersport Championship at Cadwell Park.

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.

Football: Cousins says Yate cannot keep getting out of jail

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12:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

YATE Town boss Rob Cousins has warned his side that they cannot afford to continue making slow starts after coming away with four points from the Bank Holiday weekend despite trailing 2-0 in both games.

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.

Football: Yate defeated at Hanham

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5:59pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Gloucestershire County League

Cricket: Frampton are going up

Gazette Series: SR_534_001     Luke Baker batting for Frampton Cotterell against Pakistan Express (9670549)

10:22am Thursday 28th August 2014

FRAMPTON Cotterell secured promotion from the Bristol & District League Second Division on Saturday when they beat Pakistani Express by 66 runs at home.

Cricket: Defeat puts Chipping Sodbury on the brink

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3:57pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

CHIPPING Sodbury must win their final game of the season, at home to Tewkesbury on Saturday, and then hope that other results go their way if they are to have a chance of avoiding relegation from the WEPL’s Glos & Wilts division.

Football: Cattle double keeps Chipping Sodbury on top

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1:53pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Gloucestershire County League

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.

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 
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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.

Football: Late Lewis penalty in dramatic derby keeps Yate unbeaten record intact

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6:39pm Monday 25th August 2014

AN ANDY Lewis penalty four minutes from time rescued a point for Yate from a thrilling South Gloucestershire derby at Mangotsfield, which saw both sides finish with ten men.

Football: Missed chances prove costly for Yate in defeat at Kingswood

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11:33am Monday 25th August 2014

Les James League Cup Round One

Football: Thornbury end Chipping Sodbury winning run

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8:21am Monday 25th August 2014

Les James League Cup Round One

Football: Haldane hat-trick inspires superb Yate comeback

Gazette Series: Lewis Haldane scored a hat-trick for Yate. Picture: Thousand Word Media

3:38pm Sunday 24th August 2014

Southern League Division One South & West

Karting: Healey reaches national finals in London

Gazette Series: Dan Healey in action

7:38pm Sunday 24th August 2014

YATE youngster Dan Healey will compete in the Team Sport Indoor Karting Championships Finals at the Docklands circuit in London on Monday, September 1.

Football: Late Thompson goal gives Thornbury victory over Yate

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5:12pm Sunday 24th August 2014

Gloucestershire County League

Martial Arts: World Championship glory for Sodbury students in USA

Gazette Series: Chipping Sodbury Tang Soo Do Club's medal winning students. Back row: Paul Townsley, Sue Marchant, Beverley Sadier, Connor Townsley, Linda Townsley, William Townsley. Front Row: Lucia Sadier, Gemma Rallison, Natasha Sadier, Marina Hosken

11:54am Sunday 24th August 2014

TEN students from Chipping Sodbury Tang Soo Do enjoyed great success as part of the Great Britain team at the World Tang Soo Do Association World Championships in USA.

Football: St Nicholas to face Swindon in season opener

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3:57pm Friday 22nd August 2014

ST NICHOLAS Ladies begin their season in the newly-formed FAWPL away to Swindon Town on Sunday.

Football: Yate looking to make it six in a row against Mangotsfield

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2:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

YATE Town will be looking to keep up their good record in the South Gloucestershire derby when they visit Mangotsfield United in Division One South & West of the Southern League on Bank Holiday Monday (3pm).

Inside the Pavilion: The loss of Gidman can be overcome

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

10:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

A FINE week on the cricket field. A 50-over win against Worcestershire that takes us into the quarter-finals of the Royal London Cup and Gloucestershire’s best Championship performance of the season with the league leaders (Worcestershire again) being despatched in three days.

Cricket: Injury could spell end of Klinger stay at Gloucestershire

Gazette Series: Gloucestershire CCC captain Michael Klinger (6390030)

9:41am Friday 22nd August 2014

MICHAEL Klinger might have played his last game for Gloucestershire.

City Chat: I would have taken this start

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7:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

CITY made it two wins out of two in the league with a closely fought 2-1 victory over Colchester United at Ashton Gate last Saturday.

Gas Gossip: Current attitude of players will get us nowhere

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6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

ROVERS are struggling to adapt to life in the Conference as they slumped to defeat at part-time Altrincham on Saturday.

Football: Rio 2016 is goal for Kingswood ace

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6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

WHEN James Blackwell was born his parents were told by doctors that he would never walk.

Cricket: Chipping Sodbury are well placed after win over Rockhampton

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5:46pm Thursday 21st August 2014

CHIPPING Sodbury seconds remain in second place in their WEPL Premier Two 2nd XI Division after a 23-run home win over Rockhampton.

Cricket: Chipping Sodbury boost survival hopes and end Rockhampton title dream

Gazette Series: SR_452_001     Chris Perry bowling for Rockhampton against Chipping Sodbury (9404167)

1:45pm Thursday 21st August 2014

CHIPPING Sodbury kept alive their hopes of a great escape from the WEPL Glos & Wilts relegation zone with a tremendous 45-run win away to second-placed Rockhampton, who saw their title dream evaporate in the process.

Cricket: Notts 'too good to turn down' for outgoing Gloucestershire star Gidman

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12:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

WILL Gidman insists the opportunity to play Division One County Championship cricket with Nottinghamshire was too good to turn down.

Football: Sivers scores hat-trick but Winterbourne win is tainted by ugly incident

Gazette Series: Winterbourne's Cameron Brown on the attack against Hythe and Dibden SR_456_001

1:15pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

STRIKER Rob Sivers hit a hat-trick which enabled Winterbourne United to progress to the next round of the FA Cup after beating Wessex League outfit Hythe & Dibden 3-2 at Oaklands Park on Saturday but the game was marred by an ugly incident off the pitch which saw home captain Aaron Wilson sent off for violent conduct.

Football: Yate stay top after being held by Evesham

Gazette Series: Mitch Tippins. Picture: Thousand Word Media

8:49am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Southern League Division One South & West

Football: Sodbury make it three in a row

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7:53pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Gloucestershire County League

Football: Kingswood are too strong for Yate

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9:10am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Gloucestershire County League

Football: Yate maintain 100 per cent start

Gazette Series: Jake Jackson on the ball for Yate against Swindon SR_195_001 	(8193227)

12:31pm Monday 18th August 2014

Southern League Division One South & West

Cricket: Stand-in captain Gidman stars in historic Gloucestershire win

Gazette Series: Alex Gidman (8003087)

8:42am Monday 18th August 2014

ALEX Gidman led from the front as Gloucestershire became the first team to beat runaway Division Two leaders Worcestershire in the County Championship this season.

Angling: Champion Morgan walks away with cheque for £1,500

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4:00pm Sunday 17th August 2014

NEIL Morgan of Cefn Fforest Angling Club has been crowned the Windmill Fishery 2014 Singles champion, which was held as part of the South Gloucestershire Show.

Cricket: Charity match at Westerleigh will be played in memory of Keith Davis

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7:49am Sunday 17th August 2014

THE Keith Davis Memorial Charity match is taking place at Westerleigh on Sunday, August 24.

Football: Rose handed new Bristol Academy role

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10:08am Saturday 16th August 2014

BRISTOL Academy Women’s manager Dave Edmondson has announced that Jemma Rose will be the new first team skipper.

Cricket: Gidman Will leave Gloucestershire as Notts win race for his signature

Gazette Series: Will Gidman in action for Gloucestershire against Surrey (7048713)

5:02pm Friday 15th August 2014

WILL Gidman will join Nottinghamshire once his contract with Gloucestershire expires at the end of the season.

Motorbike Racing: Hedger climbs table after solid round at Oulton Park

Gazette Series: Luke Hedger in action at Oulton Park. Picture by Johny Wills Photography.

8:06pm Friday 15th August 2014

LUKE Hedger continued to show signs of improvement after a productive weekend in round seven of the Motorpoint British Supersport Championship at Oulton Park

Gas Gossip: Urgent need to strengthen squad

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8:00am Friday 15th August 2014

ROVERS had a mixed start to life in the Conference Premier, with a positive display at home to Grimsby on Saturday that was followed by a poor midweek defeat at Barnet.

City Chat: Opening day win at Sheffield United has set the bar high

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6:00am Friday 15th August 2014

THERE are plenty of positives to report from City’s opening day performance at Sheffield United.

Cricket: Cockbain sends Gloucestershire into quarter-finals

Gazette Series: Ian Cockbain goes on the attack

10:06am Thursday 14th August 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE have reached the quarter-finals of the Royal London One-Day Cup after Ian Cockbain hit an unbeaten 98 to lead them to a five-wicket victory against Worcestershire.

Archery: European medal and world record keeps Chloe on target for Rio 2016

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6:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

WITH a European Championship medal around her neck and a world record in the bag, archer Chloe Ball remains on course to achieve her target of competing at the Rio 2016 Paralympics.

Cricket: Great Escape is on for Chipping Sodbury

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9:05am Thursday 14th August 2014

CHIPPING Sodbury kept alive their hopes of a Houdini-like escape from the bottom of the WEPL’s Glos & Wilts Division with a seven-wicket home defeat of fellow basement battlers Westbury & District.

Football: Yate go top after thumping Swindon Supermarine

Gazette Series: Yate Town FC v Cinderford Town FC at Lodge Road (Calor League South & West Divison 1 09.08.14) - Picture by Carl Hewlett/TWM - Thousand Word Media, NO SALES, NO SYNDICATION. Contact for more information mob: 07775556610 web:

10:02am Wednesday 13th August 2014

Southern League Division One South & West

Inside the Pavilion: One-Day Cup is competition for us

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

4:23pm Tuesday 12th August 2014


Cricket: Gloucestershire can book quarter-final spot with win at Worcester

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3:02pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE’S final home game in Group A of the Royal London One-Day Cup against Lancashire was abandoned without a ball being bowled due to rain in Bristol.

Cricket: Thornbury and Gloucestershire youngster selected as England Lions 12th man

Gazette Series: Marc and Dan Lezar who both play for Thornbury and the Gloucestershire Academy GLW92V13

1:00pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

THORNBURY and Gloucestershire Academy player Marc Lezar was named as 12th man for the England Lions in their game against New Zealand A at Bristol last Friday.

Football: Chipping Sodbury fire in seven goals on opening day

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6:41am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Gloucestershire County League

Football: Winterbourne suffer opening day defeat

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3:25pm Monday 11th August 2014

WINTERBOURNE United started the new Western League Premier Division campaign with a 4-2 defeat at Buckland Athletic.

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