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Lydney 43- Bridgwater & Albion 0

Lydney 43- Bridgwater & Albion 0

| 16/02/2020

South West One (West) Bridgwater & Albion suffered their third consecutive defeat when they travelled to the Forest of Dean where they found hosts Lydney too strong for them in this game that was played in appalling weather conditions throughout. In view of the weather the kick off was brought forward by 30 minutes and […]

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It’s Geoff Says…

It’s Geoff Says…

| 09/02/2020

Geoff Sluman the B&ARFC director of rugby admits that his side didn’t play well enough to beat Keynsham on Saturday. “I don’t really think we played badly, we just didn’t play well enough to beat a determined Keynsham side though. I think we were still suffering a bit of a “hang over” from the previous […]

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Bridgwater and Albion 0- Keynsham 27.

Bridgwater and Albion 0- Keynsham 27.

| 09/02/2020

South West One (West) Bridgwater and Albion’s hopes of bouncing back to winning ways were blown away- not by Storm Ciara but by a strong Keynsham side who dominated this match almost throughout. All to often when the Albion did get themselves into a good attacking position their final pass let them down or they […]

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It’s Geoff Says

It’s Geoff Says

| 02/02/2020

Geoff Sluman the Bridgwater and Albion director of rugby was disappointed with the outcome of the team’s match at Hornets on Saturday. Reflecting on the match Geoff said: “ This was a disappointing result for us. We competed evenly enough during the first half but were overpowered and outpaced in the second half. That was […]

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Hornets 60- Bridgwater & Albion 22.

Hornets 60- Bridgwater & Albion 22.

| 01/02/2020

South West One (West) A salvo of four tries by Hornets mid way through the first half was the determining factor in this game that saw the hosts running out the comfortable winners. A strong cross wind created difficult handling conditions for both sides but on nine minutes an attacking move by the visitors broke […]

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It’s Geoff Says

It’s Geoff Says

| 21/01/2020

Geoff Sluman, Bridgwater and Albion’s director of rugby was happy with his side’s victory over Devonport Services on Saturday afternoon at College Way. However he was disappointed that the Albion failed to gain the bonus point from the game. “Some may be surprised but we have mixed feelings about the win against Devonport Services. In one respect […]

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Bridgwater and Albion 21- Devonport Services 14.

Bridgwater and Albion 21- Devonport Services 14.

| 18/01/2020

South West One (West) This was a game of two very contrasting halves with Bridgwater scoring three tries in the first half, which turned out to be enough to secure them victory against a very tough and combative Services side. This was Albion’s fourth win on the bounce and a real team effort made all the […]

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It’s Geoff Says

It’s Geoff Says

| 12/01/2020

Bridgwater and Albion director of rugby Geoff Sluman was pleased to see his side notch up their second away win in their last three matches. Reflecting on the Albion’s performance Geoff said: “Away wins in the league are valuable so we can be pleased with our result. As expected due to the close match we […]

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Crediton 17- Bridgwater and Albion 19.

Crediton 17- Bridgwater and Albion 19.

| 12/01/2020

South West One (West) Bridgwater and Albion made it three victories on the bounce when they travelled to Mid Devon to face newly promoted Crediton where after a hard fought and close contest they came away with a narrow victory. Making their first ever league visit to the Esplanade, after just three minutes the visitors […]

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WEBB ELLIS SOMERSET COUNTY CUP

WEBB ELLIS SOMERSET COUNTY CUP

| 08/01/2020

Bridgwater & Albion have been drawn away to Old Redcliffians in the second round of this season’s competition to be played on or by the weekend of 22/23 February.  The remainder of the draw is  Midsomer Norton v Yeovil Hornets v Taunton Weston-super-Mare have received a bye. There is considerable history between the clubs in […]

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