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TRY SCORER: Ellingham & Ringwood's Tim Linford

Rugby: Ellingham & Ringwood defeated as Fareham fight back

NICE ONE: Grant Hancox is congratulated after scoring against Barnstaple (Picture: Simon Carlton)

Rugby: Stats add up to title challenge insists Bournemouth boss Croker

HEAD COACH: Lions boss Will Croker (Picture: Jon Beasley)

Rugby: Lions learn lessons from video nasty

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Youth rugby: Bournemouth's starlets enjoy Premiership experience

SCRUM DOWN: Swanage & Wareham prepare to lock horns with Grove (Picture:Susanna Monsell)

Rugby: Swans still seeking first league win following defeat by Grove

STALEMATE: Dockers and Lions do battle at Potterne Park

Rugby: Dorset rivals battle out a rarely-seen 0-0 draw

KEY PERIOD: Lions head coach Will Croker (Picture: John Beasley)

Rugby: Croker backs Lions to battle through busy schedule


Rugby: Cup date for Lytchett Minster


Rugby: Unlucky seven for Swanage & Wareham

HONOURED: England 2015's Andy Cosslett presents the Legacy Gold Standard award to Oakmeadians' head of touch Matt McKean

Touch rugby: Oakmeadians hit the gold standard

BIG HIT: Bournemouth's Antony Fitch is tackled against Old Centralians (Picture: Jon Beasley)

Rugby: Hardcastle hits 800-point mark as Bournemouth demolish Old Centralians

CALL-UP: Joe Tarrant, left, is due to represent the London Irish A side (Picture: Denis Murphy)

Rugby: Bournemouth duo handed London Irish call-up for Bristol clash

BRIGHT FUTURE: Chairman Phil Sinkinson believes the takeover at Chapel Gate can deliver better facilities and security for Bournemouth RFC

Rugby: Bournemouth chairman Sinkinson confident club has a secure future at Chapel Gate

DREAM BOW: Bournemouth's Ryan Hughes

Rugby: Debut try for Hughes in Bournemouth triumph


Rugby: Bonus point joy as Bournemouth sting Hornets

Rugby: Nerve-wracking thriller ends in frustration for Bournemouth

Rugby: Nerve-wracking thriller ends in frustration for Bournemouth

PLEASED: Will Croker

Rugby: Croker content with Bournemouth performances ahead of another tough trip

SETBACK: Bournemouth's Will Croker

Rugby: Bournemouth pay the penalty at Lydney

DENIED: Bournemouth lost out to Old Redcliffians

Rugby: Late try condemns Bournemouth to defeat

AMBITIOUS: Lions head coach Will Croker

Rugby: Croker challenges Lions troops to take control

STRONG START: Will Croker praised Bournemouth following their opening-day win over Dings

Rugby: Lions fired warning to rivals says Croker

INJURED: Alan Manning

Rugby: Bournemouth rocked by long-term injury to skipper Alan Manning

HAPPY: Will Croker

Rugby: Five more sign on as Croker's Bournemouth rebuild continues

CHALLENGE: Bournemouth boss Will Croker

Rugby: Croker throws down gauntlet to Lions

BIG PLANS: Bournemouth coach Will Croker

Rugby: Croker lauds Bournemouth as "the club of choice for players with aspiration"

NEW BOSS: Bournemouth coach Will Croker

Rugby: New coach Croker reaffirms promotion target of Bournemouth predecessors

QUIT: Craig White

Rugby: White reveals duo quit Bournemouth amid claims of U-turn on reform

GONE: Craig White (foreground) and Dan Connolly

Rugby: White and Connolly leave coaching roles at Bournemouth - eight weeks after agreeing to stay

HEARTBREAK: Dorset & Wilts

Rugby: No Twickenham trip for Dorset & Wilts after semi-final defeat

JUST FOR KICKS; Charlie Parish in action for Swanage & Wareham

Rugby: Twickenham call for Twin Counties elite

THREE IN A ROW?: Dorset & Wilts

Rugby: Dorset & Wilts aim for third County Shield win at Bestwall

DRAMATIC WIN: Dorset and Wilts

Rugby: Twin Counties edge thriller with Essex in County Shield

HAT-TRICK: Charlie Rowberry (picture: Denis Murphy)

Rugby: Swans' Rowberry grabs treble in Dorset & Wilts triumph

TWIN COUNTIES DUTY: Swanage & Wareham fly-half Charlie Parish (picture Denis Murphy)

Rugby: Swanage & Wareham and Wimborne players in Dorset & Wilts squad

VICTORIOUS: Dorset Dockers pose for an end-of-season snap

Rugby: Flower hopes Dorset Dockers can bloom after second title triumph

FIVE ALIVE: Swanage & Wareham's Charlie Rowberry (Pic: Denis Murphy)

Rugby: Five-star Rowberry shines for champions Swanage & Wareham

BRACE: Coach Dan Connolly, right

Rugby: Bournemouth hammer Oxford Harlequins in season finale

Rugby: Bournemouth RFC offer free admission to final game as part of family day

COACH: Bournemouth RFC's Craig White

Rugby: Bullish coach White predicts promotion push after agreeing to stay on at Bournemouth

TRY TIME: Charlie Rowberry (picture: Denis Murphy)

Rugby: Swans close in on 100 club after rout against Bradford on Avon


Rugby: Coach Connolly's hat-trick helps Lions secure survival


Rugby: Bournemouth's Morris-Mean turns out for Worcester Warriors' second string

TRIUMPHANT: Swanage & Wareham RFC celebrate winning the league at Wimborne (Pic: Oliver Andrews) (21323049)

Rugby: Swans seal Southern Counties South title with Wimborne derby delight

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Rugby: Bournemouth minutes away from securing survival

HALF CENTURY: Bournemouth RFC's Joes Rees

Rugby: Colts pair come in for Bournemouth's trip to Old Centralians


Rugby: Swans march on with victory over Walcot


Rugby: East Dorset clinch title in style


Rugby: Searle's try in vain as Ellingham & Ringwood taste defeat

PLEASED AS PUNCH: Bournemouth RFC coach Craig White

Bournemouth RFC coach Craig White: All three of us would like to be here next season

IN THE LIONS' DEN: Bournemouth's Joe Rees bids to gain possession against Newton Abbot

(WITH PICTURE GALLERY) Mitchell's verdict: Bournemouth 28 Newton Abbot 3

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