A state-of-the-art rugby training facility has opened in a village.

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Clevedon’s newly appointed head coach Nick George says it is a “real positive time” to be at the club after he was named alongside Dave Owen and Jon Vickers as their new coaching staff, writes Josh Thomas.

Clevedon Rugby Club’s new Director of Rugby Dave Owen says he is “incredibly proud and excited” to take on the role left by Nick Hill.

Clevedon RFC’s newly appointed Director of Rugby has said he is for looking for “lots of players to come” to their first training session after the easing of lockdown rules.

Clevedon RFC are delighted to announce their new coaching team ahead of the 2020/21 Western Counties North campaign.

A professional rugby club is to expand its training facilities.

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Nailsea & Backwell Rugby Club celebrated their annual awards night on Zoom at the weekend.

Today (April 29) marks the one-year anniversary of my role as an apprentice sports reporter for the North Somerset Times and sister paper Weston Mercury.

The RFU has revealed the final placings for the 2019/20 rugby season, which was cut short due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Clevedon claimed a much-needed 16-8 win over Western Counties North play-off hopefuls Midsomer Norton in front of a sizeable crowd on Saturday.

Following government advice today, the Rugby Football Union (RFU) will suspend all rugby activity in England, at both professional and community level.

Clevedon claimed a bonus point from their 19-12 home loss against Chipping Sodbury in Western Counties North on Saturday.

Nailsea & Backwell under-18s have again been provided with new kit by sponsor Arnie Palmer.

Clevedon completed a double over Barton Hill with a hard-fought 18-12 success on Saturday.

Understrength Yatton under-16s put up a fight in their 43-7 loss to Wells.

Yatton under-16s ran out 43-17 winners in heavy rain at St Bernadettes on Sunday.

Nailsea & Backwell under-15s booked a place in the semi-finals of the BJC Plate with a 26-7 win at Winscombe.

Yatton under-16s produced some of their best rugby of the season in defeat against Hornets.

Clevedon maintained their fine form in 2020 with a 33-0 win over Spartans.

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