Gloucester Rugby Chairman Tom Walkinshaw is set to acknowledge the patience of the club's season ticket holders in recent weeks by announcing an extension of the deadline for seat holders to renew their seats for 2009-10.
The original deadline for current seat holders to renew their seats was set for 3:30pm on Friday May 29th.
However, feedback from supporters has indicated that, whilst they are keen to continue showing their support, a number of them have been reluctant to commit until the results of Walkinshaw's internal review have been communicated.
Said review of the 2008-9 season has been ongoing for some time now and an announcement is expected in the next couple of weeks as Walkinshaw finalises his thoughts.
Taking that into account, a letter will be sent to all season ticket holders next week thanking the 2000 plus supporters who have already committed, acknowledging the concerns of those who haven't and, as a result, announcing a two week extension to the original deadline.
Speaking after the game, Charlie Sharples described it as 'the win that has eluded us.' The winger stressed that Gloucester had stayed positive after the first couple of weeks of the Aviva Premiership season and the 26-13 victory over Sale was a result of that focus.
Gloucester Rugby picked up their first win of the new Aviva Premiership season on Friday night, easing to a 26-13 win on the road at Sale Sharks. Director of Rugby David Humphreys was full of praise for his players on the night.
Defence Coach Jonny Bell was on media duties ahead of the Aviva Premiership fixture at Sale Sharks on Friday evening, and spoke about where Gloucester find themselves in terms of their form at the moment as well as how he's viewing their defensive displays so far.
Callum Braley, who skippered Gloucester United to a 22-19 Aviva Premiership A League win over Saracens Storm on Monday evening, paid tribute to his forwards and the younger players in what he described as not the prettiest of wins.
Wednesday evening saw the launch of the Cherry and White Wednesday show on the Drivetime programme on BBC Radio Gloucestershire, with Henry Trinder live in the studio to kick off a regular weekly slot.
Gloucester Wheelchair Rugby Club hosted their second invitational tournament on Sunday 18th September. Teams from the South Wales Ospreys, the Southampton Sharks, Stoke Mandeville Maulers and the West Country Hawks travelled to Leisure @ in Cheltenham and played a 'round robin' sequence of games.
Kingsholm will play host to the inaugural Mitsubishi Motors Hybrid Cup on Sunday 9 October (kick off 3pm), where the Gloucester Rugby Heroes meet the Salford Red Devils Legends in a cross-code exhibition clash with legends of both games set to grace the Kingsholm turf again.