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2018 Coaching Set Up

2018 Coaching Set Up

| 17/07/2018

Bridgwater and Albion have announced three further signings to complete their coaching set up ahead of the 2018 season which gets underway in just over six weeks time. In addition to the appointments of Wayne Sprangle and Richard Bright as player coaches Albion have announced that Carl Rimmer and Ollie Deveto, who are both Exeter […]

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Farewell and sincere thanks to long standing Chairman and committee member.

Farewell and sincere thanks to long standing Chairman and committee member.

| 10/07/2018

Long standing Chairman Steve Smith and fellow long-standing committee member Debbie Villis have decided to step down from their respective roles at this year’s AGM. Steve and Debbie have, among other roles and duties over many years, led the committee in relation to land negotiations with both EDF, ER Bridgwater and other parties. This area […]

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BRIDGWATER & ALBION MOURN SAD LOSS OF LONG-TIME SUPPORTER AND WORKER

BRIDGWATER & ALBION MOURN SAD LOSS OF LONG-TIME SUPPORTER AND WORKER

| 14/06/2018

Members of Bridgwater & Albion Rugby Football Club will have been saddened with the news that John Innalls had passed away peacefully on Sunday 10 June in his 78th year. John had been a long-time player, supporter and in recent years – a tireless worker for the club in many respects. John – in company […]

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GDPR

GDPR

| 25/05/2018

As I’m sure you’ve all seen, the new GDPR guidelines come into place this week and the way we hold your data is changing.  We have our new privacy policy and guidelines in place, and this has been done with the help of the RFU. This privacy policy will be attached to all our 2018/2019 […]

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ALBION SAY FAREWELL TO STALWART BARRY “HAROLD” PARR

ALBION SAY FAREWELL TO STALWART BARRY “HAROLD” PARR

| 08/05/2018

ALBION SAY FAREWELL TO STALWART BARRY “HAROLD” PARR Members of Bridgwater & Albion Rugby Football Club were saddened to learn of the death of Barry “Harold” Parr on Sunday 6 May. Barry had been a club member and supporter from the early 1970’s when he, Norman Baker and Phil Venning all joined Albion, having started […]

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BRIDGWATER & ALBION GOLF DAY – FRIDAY 4 MAY

BRIDGWATER & ALBION GOLF DAY – FRIDAY 4 MAY

| 08/05/2018

BRIDGWATER & ALBION GOLF DAY – FRIDAY 4 MAY This annual event was held in ideal golfing conditions at Isle of Wedmore on Friday 4 May when a good entry of 12 teams of 4 participated. The progressive Stableford format somewhat proved the undoing of a lot of the teams most struggling to beat par. […]

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MELVIN (MEL) DIMENT

MELVIN (MEL) DIMENT

| 27/04/2018

Mel played in our Colts XV in the late 1970’s and in to the 1980’s. He then graduated to both our Athletic (Dirtrackers) and United XV’s. He was an industrious player mainly featuring at flank but capable of filling other positions. He always enjoyed his football with the club and could be relied upon for […]

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CHARLES (CHAS) FURZEMAN (FUZZ)

CHARLES (CHAS) FURZEMAN (FUZZ)

| 27/04/2018

Older Bridgwater & Albion members will have been sad to learn of Charles (Chas) Furzeman’s (Fuzz) death at the end of February at the age of 77.   Chas had a long connection with rugby football having appeared for both Bridgwater & Albion and later Morganians. Chas played for Bridgwater & Albion as a Colt […]

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Ambrose ‘Bomber’ Williams

Ambrose ‘Bomber’ Williams

| 08/03/2018

Ambrose ‘Bomber’ Williams, 89 years young born 17th February 1929 Ambrose Williams died peacefully at Thomas Gabrielle Nursing home, Cwmbran on the evening of the 23rd February, 5 days after his 89th birthday. Born and brought up in Cwmffrwdoer, Ambrose was a well-known sportsman and achieved a Senior Schools rugby cap for Wales in 1946-47, […]

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KEN RICHARDS 1928 – 2018 – Civic Dignitary with Albion Attachments

KEN RICHARDS 1928 – 2018 – Civic Dignitary with Albion Attachments

| 14/02/2018

Bridgwater & Albion was sad to learn of the death of Ken Richards on 29 January aged 89.  Ken has always been well-known in Bridgwater mainly through his work principally at British Cellophane and as an official with the Transport and General Workers Union; also as a long-time Bridgwater Town Councillor and five times Mayor […]

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