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#21 West Country Eagle

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 11:17 AM

Yeah the All Golds Premier is probably a similar strength to midlands premier so no point the Warriors travelling


It's not actually going the be called the All Golds Premier now. Think it will just be the West of England League. Few things still to iron out with regards to governance and rules, but the clubs are meeting this week to discuss/thrash it out. Only one stumbling block as far as I can see, but I'm sure we can sort that.
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#22 MidlandsRugbyLeague

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 12:47 PM

It's not actually going the be called the All Golds Premier now. Think it will just be the West of England League. Few things still to iron out with regards to governance and rules, but the clubs are meeting this week to discuss/thrash it out. Only one stumbling block as far as I can see, but I'm sure we can sort that.


Anyone inviting the RFL? ;-)

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 12:48 PM

Having thought about it I quite like a bigger division rather than multiple smaller ones, even if the fixture list isn't full H+A. It looks better, particularly if a club can't see the season out.

Even if a couple more join next year (e.g. Leamington and Derby) and nobody steps up to Southern Conference I'd rather have a 12 division than 2x6.
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Posted 26 January 2013 - 12:49 PM

Anyone inviting the RFL? ;-)


Is there anyone left to invite? :(
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#25 West Country Eagle

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 01:09 PM

Anyone inviting the RFL? ;-)


Well, we'd like you there. You could explain the operational rules. I'll ping you an email now.
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Posted 26 January 2013 - 02:48 PM

On the Bristol website says it will be: Bristol Sonics A, Gloucestershire Warriors, Cheltenham Old Patesians, Oxford Cavaliers, Somerset Vikings, Swindon St George

Apparently it's called the All Golds premier.

Only really London and the South East to be confirmed from England now.


Thought some Welsh involvement was expected.
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Posted 26 January 2013 - 06:40 PM

Well, we'd like you there. You could explain the operational rules. I'll ping you an email now.


Ta, ill converse away from here about things.

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 06:43 PM

Having thought about it I quite like a bigger division rather than multiple smaller ones, even if the fixture list isn't full H+A. It looks better, particularly if a club can't see the season out.

Even if a couple more join next year (e.g. Leamington and Derby) and nobody steps up to Southern Conference I'd rather have a 12 division than 2x6.


And down the line gives more scope to move towards home and away.... 12 teams playing h+a is 22 fixtures, plus play-offs etc etc - I'd say that was a long term strategic point fulfilled!




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