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BBC Radio Interview: Nicky Osborne talks about performance, funding & grass roots volleyball

During a week in her home town last week, GB player Nicky Osborne talked to BBC Radio Solent about the GB Women, the funding situation and how we can help grass roots volleyball. The 5 minute interview was aired  as part … Continue reading

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Video Diary 6: GBW train, have fun & leave legacy in Poole

It was a rather different week for the GB women last week! With the majority of players having no time for a break following the conclusion of their club season and then the team heading to South America for 13 … Continue reading

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08.12.10 - BBC Radio interviews Rachel Bragg

On Wednesday 8th December Rachel Bragg was interviewed by BBC Radio West Midlands presenter Joanne Malin. Rach had to introduce the sport to the audience and talk about her current club (Toulon Six Fours La Seyne), the GB programme and … Continue reading

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GB Volleyball given green light to GO GO GO to London 2012

The GB Indoor teams have been given confirmation that they will be participating in the London 2012 Olympic Games. This is a momentous day for the whole of British Volleyball and we hope is a big step to putting Volleyball … Continue reading

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BBC TV Interview with Rachel Laybourne

As has been reported both on here and on the BVF website previously, funding for the women’s programme is no longer being provided by the BVF, who made the decision to ‘unfund’ the GB Women a couple of months ago. … Continue reading

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6th Nov: 1st for GB - Captain Lynne Beattie interviewed on BBC Radio Scotland

GB Captain Lynne Beattie is currently playing for San Vito in the Italian A2. This is the first time any British player has competed in the Italian league, one of the strongest in Europe. Six weeks into her new season … Continue reading

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Cooper & Laybourne on BBC

GB Women’s Head Coach, Audrey Cooper and Rachel Laybourne were interviewed by the BBC this week (1st October 2010). They were asked about the recent funding cuts. See the report on the BBC Website here. A news feature will also … Continue reading

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Rachel Laybourne – BBC Radio Sheffield

Rachel Laybourne - BBC Radio Sheffield - 31 July 2021

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