It'll be a busy month for top-flight rugby at Kingsholm with Stade Francais (16 Jan), Bristol Shoguns (22 Jan) and Worcester (29 Jan) all set to visit Gloucester in January. The website rounds up the latest ticket news.
The Club is advising all supporters to purchase tickets in advance to avoid missing out on any of the games in the Heineken Cup, Powergen Cup and Zurich Premiership.
After this weekend's visit to Ulster, Gloucester welcome Stade Francais to the West Country on Sunday 16 January (kick off 3pm). More than 11,200 tickets have already been sold for the Heineken Cup game.
Bristol are the next visitors to Kingsholm on Saturday 22 January, when the Shoguns compete against Gloucester in the Powergen Cup quarter-final (kick off 2.45pm)
Gloucester season ticket holders have until 3.30pm on Friday 7 January to purchase their ticket for the game. All remaining tickets will go on general sale from 9am on Monday 10 January on-line at www.gloucesterrugbyclub.com, from the ticket hotline on 0871 871 8781 and from the ticket office at the ground.
Bristol fans have already snapped up their 3,500 allocation and the Club is expecting high demand for tickets on Monday morning.
Gloucester return to Zurich Premiership action and another local derby the following weekend (Sat 29 Jan) when Worcester visit (kick off 3pm). There are only 400 tickets (mainly terrace) remaining for this game.
After NEC Harlequins away on Saturday 5 February, there is another West Country derby, when Bath come to Kingsholm on Saturday 19 February (kick off 3pm). There are only 180 tickets remaining for this game, with all seats SOLD OUT.
Tickets can be purchased on-line at www.gloucesterrugbyclub.com, from the ticket hotline on 0871 871 8781 or from the ticket office at the ground.
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Speaking after the 37-8 European Rugby Challenge Cup win over Benetton Treviso, James Hook admitted that the Italian side made things tough for Gloucester at times but that the Cherry and Whites are happy to take the bonus point win and turn their focus to Northampton next week.
Speaking to GRTV after the game, Backs Coach Tim Taylor was happy with the squad as they cruised to victory over Treviso. The result wasn't in doubt, but the Cherry and Whites laboured to secure a crucial try bonus point.
Speaking to the local media this week, Gloucester Rugby centre Matt Scott is excited to take the field again as the Cherry and Whites look to build on the win in Bayonne when Treviso come to Kingsholm this Saturday.
Defence Coach Jonny Bell admitted this week that the European Rugby Challenge Cup victory in Bayonne was a welcome one, stressed that Benetton Treviso will pose a tough test on Saturday at Kingsholm but that Gloucester are determined to deliver in front of their own fans.
Motu Matu'u is looking to make up for lost time this week as the Cherry and Whites head to Basque Country to take on Bayonne in the European Rugby Challenge Cup opener. The Samoan hooker made his first appearance in the jersey last weekend, and is hoping to contribute to the team this weekend.
The Gloucester Rugby Half Term Rugby Camps got off to a great start on Monday morning, with over 60 young rugby players braving the chilly weather to experience a great day of skills, learning and fun thanks to the Gloucester Rugby Community Department.