Apperley

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Not to be confused with Apperley Bridge in West Yorkshire.

Apperley is a small village in Gloucestershire, England. It is part of the parish of its smaller and more famous neighbour, Deerhurst.

The village has a thriving cricket club that reached the final of the National Village Cricket Championship in 1998.[1] The England cricketer Alfred Dipper was born in the village.[2]

Apperley is 2 miles southeast of the Worcestershire border, 7 miles to the northwest of Gloucester, 21 miles to the south of Worcester and 4 miles to the southwest of Tewkesbury.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Llewellyn, David (1998-08-31). "CRICKET: Village prayer fails to deliver". The Independent. Retrieved 2008-06-11. [dead link]
  2. ^ "Alfred Dipper". cricketweb.net. Cricket Web. Archived from the original on 24 July 2008. Retrieved 2008-06-11. 

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Coordinates: 51°57′N 2°12′W / 51.950°N 2.200°W / 51.950; -2.200