Doug Hillard Sports is a family run traditional sports shop that has been trading in
Bristol since 1967. The shop was opened by Doug Hillard a Bristol Rovers legend
after hanging up his boots with more than 300 appearances to his name. Opening
with a ceremony supported by several Bristol Rovers players who were team
mates of Doug Hillard. The shop started and has maintained the highest standard
of professionalism, the store was originally located on Stapleton Road just along
from the Eastville Stadium (now Ikea!) before relocating in 1978 to its current
location at 647 Fishponds Road.
Doug Hillard v Luton Eastville 1961
The shop is now operated by Gary Hillard, Doug's son, who has maintained the
desires of Doug and still providing the quality and service that customers have come to expect.
Due to the nature of the business, football has become a solid part of our daily
routine in particular sports teamwear. With our in-house print stations we are able
to offer the complete service to clubs, including Embroidery and Sponsored logos
all in one stop. With the introduction of this in house service, turn around times
have been reduced considerably enabling us to get your kit to you quickly.
Reputation is paramount and quality of service is above all most important so customers
can rest assured that all will be done to satisfy their needs.