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Gloucester Rugby: Tom Walkinshaw inducted into the Premiership Rugby Hall of Fame

By The Citizen  |  Posted: January 23, 2014

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TOM Walkinshaw was last night inducted into the Premiership Rugby Hall of Fame.

The former Gloucester chief executive and chairman of Premiership Rugby was welcomed into the elite club alongside Rob Baxter, Ed Morrison, George Chuter, Lewis Moody and Martin Johnson.

The event took place at the HAC in the City of London.

Walkinshaw - who passed away in 2010 - was represented by his son Ryan, currently the majority shareholder at Gloucester Rugby, and former Gloucester managing director, Ken Nottage.

Ryan said that his his father's accolade was a huge honour for his family.

"For his efforts over his time at chairman of Premiership Rugby and for everything he did with Gloucester he is being recognised and remembered in such a wonderful way," Ryan said.

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