Mat – all action off the field, as well as on…

Visitors to Hartpury’s first home game of the new season (versus Jersey Reds, this coming Saturday, 2.30pm kick off) will notice some changes to the catering arrangements at the Gillman’s Ground. ‘The Galloping Barista’ is a new venture – serving fresh, high-quality coffee and cake – and is the brainchild…

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Bristol Rugby 26 – Hartpury RFC 15

Pride and disappointment might seem like strange companions, but both emotions were evident in the Hartpury dressing room after this hard-fought contest in the Bristol drizzle. Pride, in a strong performance, was the initial reaction to a showing that saw Hartpury push Bristol – the bookmakers’ clear favourites for this…

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Barnes has a sense of history ahead of Bristol opener

Hartpury RFC will make club history on Sunday when the boys in red and black run out against Bristol, at Ashton Gate, in what is unquestionably their biggest fixture since entering league rugby in 2004. Director of Rugby, John Barnes,  appreciates the importance of the event, not just for the…

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