He [Ben] is a widely respected professional who can become an integral member of our squad.
Ben is a powerful ball carrier, a hard worker and gives us plenty of options in the lineout.
We’re trying to build a squad with the right balance of youth and experience – Ben fits the bill of a player in the prime of his career.”
Bristol Rugby has announced that it has signed Ben Skirving from Bath Rugby.
The 29 year old will join the club ahead of the 2013/14 campaign.
Bristol show they're serious about returning to the Premiership with the signing of Wasps and former Gloucester fly half Nicky Robinson.Read the full story ›
NR: “With Liam [Middleton] and Andy Robinson at the helm, it’s a bright future and a great time to be involved with Bristol."
NR: “Bristol has a famous history and the rugby club is a huge part of the city – I’d be proud to represent them & contribute to the team."
Rugby fly-half Nicky Robinson is to join Bristol from premiership side London Wasps. The former Gloucester player has promised to help the club achieve their target of promotion to the Premiership.
Read the full statement on the Bristol Rugby website.
Andy Robinson has been speaking to us about his new appointment as director at Bristol Rugby. The former Bath flanker resigned as Scotland coach in November.
Bristol's current head coach Liam Middleton will work alongside Robinson as they try to secure promotion back to the Premiership.
Former England and Scotland coach Andy Robinson has been appointed as Bristol's new director of rugby.
The Championship club says the 48-year-old former Bath flanker will start work at the Memorial Stadium on March 1.
He was in the stands yesterday as Bristol beat Rotherham in the Championship.
Bristol are due to officially announce Andy Robinson as its new Director of Rugby today. The former England and Scotland coach spent his entire playing career at local rivals Bath before turning to coaching. Current Head Coach Liam Middleton is likely to continue in his role.
A press conference is being held at lunchtime.