Weston RFC have been drawn to play Cleve in the first round of the Butcombe Bristol Combination Cup.

The Seasiders will travel to the Hayfields in Gloucestershire on April 13, after the Regional 1 South West season has finished.

If Weston progress to the next round they will on the road at Barton Hill in the semi-final on Saturday April 27.

The final will on Thursday May 9 at a venue yet to be confirmed.

“It's great for clubs to get extra games after the league season has finished without travelling miles,” said head coach Dave Burge.

“The combination has a hugh history and plays a major part in the local rugby community.

“It will be great to play Cleve again. When I played, Cleve was always a big game and we had some fantastic matches against them and hope that will continue when we play them.”

When asked what his aims for the competition was, Burge added: “To win it. We go into all competitions to win but as a coach I will also be looking at the squad development that cup competitions can give.”