Glasgow 2014: Runner from Yate ready for his 'big moment'

Gazette Series: Richard Peters finished fourth in the 1500m final at the Sainsbury’s British Championships

6:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

MIDDLE distance runner Richard Peters is out to prove he belongs at the highest level when he makes his senior international debut at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow tomorrow (Friday).

Football: Yate defeated by Cadbury Heath

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12:26pm Thursday 31st July 2014

YATE Town slumped to a pre-season defeat at Western League side Cadbury Heath last night.

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.

Equestrian: Blind rider wins national title for third time

Gazette Series: Verna Clifford receives her trophy

12:15pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

A DRESSAGE rider from Old Sodbury is ecstatic after triumphing at the Riding for Disabled National Dressage Championships for the third time.

Cricket: Batting collapse leaves Sodbury in relegation trouble

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7:47pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

CHIPPING Sodbury are facing a real battle to preserve their hard-earned place in the WEPL’s Glos and Wilts Division after being defeated by 37 runs at home by Gloucester City Winget.

Football: Haldane strike sees off Bristol City

Gazette Series: Lewis Haldane scored for Yate at Clevedon (5582939)

4:48pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

LEWIS Haldane scored the only goal of the game as Yate Town beat Bristol City under-21s in a friendly at Lodge Road on Saturday.

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.

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: Captain Williams efforts in vain as Marshfield lose to title rivals

Gazette Series: Imraj Heer batting against Burbage and Easton Royal SR_284_001

4:08pm Monday 28th July 2014

WEPL Wiltshire Division

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.

Football: Ricketts bags brace as Yate crush Brislington

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12:51pm Friday 25th July 2014

YATE Town produced a five-star display to pick up their first win of the pre-season campaign at Western League side Brislington on Thursday night.

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).

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.

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.

Table Cricket: Pupils meet Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara at Lord's

Gazette Series: South Glos at the National Table Cricket Finals at Lord’s

6:29am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

SOUTH Glos finished a creditable eighth at the Lord’s Taverners 2014 National Table Cricket Finals at Lord’s cricket ground, where superstars Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara were special guests.

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.

Superbikes: Hedger happy to get back on his bike

Gazette Series: Luke Hedger in action. Picture by Johny Wills

6:48am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

YATE rider Luke Hedger enjoyed a solid weekend on his comeback from injury at Brands Hatch.

Football: Yate sign Lewis from Cinderford

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2:10pm Monday 21st July 2014

YATE Town have clinched the signing of Andy Lewis from Cinderford Town.

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.

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

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.

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.

Motorbike Racing: Hedger returns from injury for Brands Hatch

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

6:17am Friday 18th July 2014

YATE rider Luke Hedger will be looking to get his season back on track when he returns to action in the British Supersport Championship at Brands Hatch this weekend.

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.

Football: Evans could make his league debut for Yate against former club

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10:41am Thursday 17th July 2014

YATE Town will begin their 2014/15 Southern League Division One South and West campaign at home to Cinderford Town on Saturday, August 9.

Football: Cousins glad to have Warren back

Gazette Series: SR_190_001     Dale Evans of Yate Town (8193286)

6:38am Thursday 17th July 2014

ROB Cousins believes Tom Warren will add valuable experience and leadership to his youthful Yate Town squad.

Gymnastics: Big medal haul for King Edmund at South West Championships

Gazette Series: King Edmund gymnasts at the South West Championships in Sherborne

6:48am Wednesday 16th July 2014

DOZENS of King Edmund club members have been busy collecting medals in traditional manner at the annual South West Championships in Sherborne, writes Simon Parkinson.

Cricket: Hawkesbury beaten by Cranham

Gazette Series: SR_199_001     James Crighton batting for Hawkesbury against Cranham (8194360)

4:09pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

HAWKESBURY Upton suffered a six-wicket defeat at home to promotion-chasing Cranham in Gloucestershire County Cricket League Division Three.

Cricket: Chipping Sodbury boost their survival hopes

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4:21pm Monday 14th July 2014

CHIPPING Sodbury boosted their hopes of avoiding the drop from the WEPL's Glos and Wilts division with a crucial three-wicket home win against relegation rivals Chippenham.

Football: Dave Mehew tells son Olly to take chance at Blackburn

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11:56am Sunday 13th July 2014

FORMER Bristol Rovers star Dave Mehew has urged his son to take his chance at Blackburn Rovers with both hands.

Karting: Healey makes promising start to the season

Gazette Series: Dan Healey celebrates with his trophies

7:46pm Saturday 12th July 2014

YATE Karter Dan Healey has made a promising start to the Herefordshire Raceway Open Grand Prix Championship and is the second-placed novice after six of 14 rounds, running seventh overall out of 28 drivers.

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.

Football: Beauchamp 'raring to go' at Norwich

Gazette Series: Marcus Beauchamp

11:55am Saturday 12th July 2014

MARCUS Beauchamp and Olly Mehew have gone from studying for their GCSEs at Winterbourne International Academy to launching their football careers at Championship clubs.

Football: Yate push Swindon all the way

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11:06pm Friday 11th July 2014

YATE Town pushed a strong Swindon Town side all the way in their glamorous opening pre-season friendly at Lodge Road.

Football: Warren returns for third spell at Yate Town

Gazette Series: NEW BOY: Former Yate Town captain Tom Warren (right) Picture: Neil Brookman

2:30pm Friday 11th July 2014

TOM Warren has joined Yate Town for the third time.

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).

Football: 'Old favourite' set for Yate return

Gazette Series: Lewis Haldane scored for Yate at Clevedon (5582939)

6:42am Thursday 10th July 2014

YATE Town boss Rob Cousins is closing in on his first two summer signings, including an ‘old favourite’ who is expected to feature against a strong Swindon Town side at Lodge Road on Friday night (7.30pm).

Bowls: Gloucestershire suffer defeat despite valiant display

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9:12am Thursday 10th July 2014

John’s Trophy

Equestrian: Nicholson celebrates Barbury International Horse Trials treble

Gazette Series: Daisy Berkeley on Montserrat. Picture by Phil J Photography.

9:49am Wednesday 9th July 2014

ANDREW Nicholson and Avebury made history at the St James’s Place Wealth Management Barbury International Horse Trials with a hat-trick of wins in the £5,000 CIC*** Section A.

Football: Former top flight referee from Yate excited by new challenge

Gazette Series: Bill Bombroff, the new President of the Gloucestershire County Referees' Association (6721719)

6:25am Wednesday 9th July 2014

A FORMER top flight whistle blower from Yate is relishing his new role as president of the Gloucestershire County Referees’ Association.

Gymnastics: London 2012 Olympics hero Tweddle visits Winterbourne

Gazette Series: Beth Tweddle with members of Fromeside Gymnastics Club

7:48pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

OLYMPIC bronze medallist Beth Tweddle attended Fromeside Gymnastics Club's annual Open Day show in Winterbourne.

Cricket: Chipping Sodbury show nerves of steel in one-run win

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6:35am Tuesday 8th July 2014

CHIPPING Sodbury thirds remain well in the hunt for promotion from Division Four of the Bristol and District League thanks to a nerve-tingling one-run home victory over Gordano Valley.

Football: Yate drawn away in FA Cup

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12:20pm Monday 7th July 2014

YATE Town could face a re-match against Cowes Sports when they get their FA Cup campaign underway on Saturday, August 30.

Cricket: Bracewell praises 'outstanding' Taylor after win over Sussex

Gazette Series: Jack Taylor will play for Frocester this season

12:35pm Saturday 5th July 2014

DIRECTOR of cricket John Bracewell praised Jack Taylor for the way he handled the pressure to secure a 13-run win over Sussex at Bristol, which kept Gloucestershire’s hopes of reaching the quarter-finals alive.

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