Speedy Roberts Memorial Day

Martin ‘Speedy’ Roberts died suddenly in early April 2016, aged only 48. A moving memorial service was held at Gloucester Cathedral in front of a huge congregation. He was laid to rest in the parish Churchyard of St Michael, Abenhall.


Cheltenham RFC pays glowing tribute to such a gentle and warm young man who represented our club with pride, honour and distinction. As such we wish to remember him and offer our thanks. You are all most welcome to attend our memorial league match.

Cheltenham v Chosen Hill FP at Newlands Park, Kick off 2.30

The will be a pre-match buffet for family members and CHFP officials and a pre-match players reunion meal. Players will perform a 1 minute applause prior to kick-off.