Bristol have missed out on a return to the Premiership after losing to London Welsh over two legs in the Championship Play-Off Final.
Bristol's hopes of returning to the Premiership have been hit after a disastrous first leg of their play-off final. We hear their reaction
Bristol's hopes of returning to the Premiership are hanging in the balance after a disastrous play-off final first leg at London Welsh.
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.
It was announced today that one of the country's most experienced coaches is set to arrive at Bristol Rugby Club.
Andy Robinson, who was most recently in charge of the Scottish national side, is about to join Bristol as its new Director of Rugby.
The former England and Bath coach is to be unveiled at a press conference on Monday. Tim Walsh reports.
One of the country's most famous and experienced coaches is set to arrive at Bristol Rugby Club. Andy Robinson, who was most recently in charge of the Scottish national side, is about to join Bristol as its new Director of Rugby.
The former England and Bath coach is to be unveiled at a press conference on Monday.
Bristol Rugby players have trained through the snow this week to prepare for their vital Championship home game against Leeds Carnegie tonight. Football was called off at the Memorial Stadium last week but this game is expected to go ahead. Kick-off is 7:45pm.
Following the announcement that Councillors voted to approve Sainsbury's plans to redevelop the Memorial Stadium site, Bristol Rugby say they will be staying at the stadium for next season.
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Bristol Rugby have agreed terms to remain at the Memorial Stadium for the 2013/14 campaign.
The Club will then consider their long-term options over the duration of next season.
A sports firm has been set up to run both Bristol City Football Club and Bristol Rugby.
Stephen Lansdown, who is the Robins majority shareholder and owns the rugby club, says it will manage their joint commercial and financial activities: