Gloucester Rugby's home stadium of Kingsholm has been officially confirmed as one of 13 venues across the country to host the 2015 Rugby World Cup. Exeter's Sandy Park stadium was also selected. They're the only rugby club venues to be chosen.
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The Met Office issued yellow severe weather warnings while cautioning the public that the chilly weather will continue.
After a frosty and icy start on Wednesday, the South West is expected to stay sunny but cold.
After a frosty and icy start on Wednesday, the West region is expected to stay sunny and cold.