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CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Bluebirds bring in Preece

Wiltshire Times: CHIPPENHAM TOWN: St Neots match set to go ahead

4:12pm Friday 19th September 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town have secured the signing of former Gloucester City defender Mark Preece.

TRIATHLON: Hier they come

Wiltshire Times:

4:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

MUM and daughter Diane and Leanne Hier are celebrating after both qualified for the XTERRA World Championships in Hawaii.

RUGBY: JJ aiming to build on promising start

Wiltshire Times:

2:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

JONATHAN Joseph says Bath have an early-season spring in their step and the centre is hoping to take that momentum into tomorrow’s showdown with Leicester.

CRICKET: Devizes awards night offers a chance to acclaim county’s finest

Wiltshire Times:

1:30pm Friday 19th September 2014

LAST Friday saw the annual Wiltshire Cricket Awards evening take place at the Ceres Hall, Devizes.

ATHLETICS: Phillips’ pride as youngsters romp home

Wiltshire Times:

1:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

ALISON Phillips can this week reflect one of the proudest moments in her athletics career as team manager, writes Kevin Fahey.

RUGBY: Banahan returns for Bath's Tigers test

Wiltshire Times: Matt Banahan

12:23pm Friday 19th September 2014

MATT Banahan has returned to the Bath line-up for tomorrow's Aviva Premiership clash with Leicester at the Rec (3.15pm), in the only change from last week's victory over London Welsh.

MELKSHAM 10K: Rose sets the pace in a dominant Melksham 10k victory

Wiltshire Times:

12:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

MIKE ROSE of Avon Valley Runners led from the start to dominate a field of 150 in perfect conditions in Melksham on Sunday.

ATHLETICS: Browne stars in win

Wiltshire Times:

10:00am Friday 19th September 2014

SOUTH West champion William Browne was one of Team Bath AC’s star performers as the club wrapped up a first ever victory in the Avon Track & Field League.

RUGBY: ‘We’ll have to tighten up against Tigers’

Wiltshire Times:

9:00am Friday 19th September 2014

BATH head coach Mike Ford has warned his players they cannot afford the defensive lapses that peppered last week’s win over London Welsh if they are to maintain their recent good run against Leicester tomorrow (3.15pm).

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Bluebirds linked with defender swoop

Wiltshire Times:

4:36pm Thursday 18th September 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town have been linked with a move for Mark Preece after the defender departed Gloucester City.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Family ties help Collier plot cup path

Wiltshire Times:

3:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

MARK Collier called in a family favour on Wednesday night as he cast his eyes over Chippenham Town’s next FA Cup opponents.

BOWLS: Holt topped in quarter finals

Wiltshire Times:

2:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

HOLT missed out in their bid for glory in the latter stages of the Men’s National Top Club competition at Royal Leamington Spa last weekend, writes DAVE EATON.

MOTORCYCLING: Bridewell confident for Showdown

Wiltshire Times: Tommy Bridewell will compete in the first round of the new British Superbikes season this weekend

12:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

WILTSHIRE rider Tommy Bridewell is in confident mood ahead of the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship’s Showdown event in Assen, Holland, this weekend.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Dunton departure dismays Bluebirds boss

Wiltshire Times:

10:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town manager Mark Collier admits he was disappointed to see Ellis Dunton turn out in red and black of Cirencester Town before receiving an official approach from the defender’s former club.

BOWLS: County men hold the upper hand

Wiltshire Times:

9:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

WILTSHIRE MEN gained ample revenge for a 20-shot loss in 2013 as they ran out victors in this year’s annual showdown against the women at Trowbridge Westbourne.

ANGLING: Jim tops the senior standings at Leech Pool

Wiltshire Times: ANGLING: Jamie Rich wins VES league opener at Isle Brewers

4:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

JIM Escott from Melksham had another good day at the Tuesday Trowbridge Seniors match at Leech Pool, taking top prize with 87 lb of carp.

FA CUP: Boss Foster looking for revitalised Robins to make impact

Wiltshire Times:

3:26pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

FROME Town manager Adrian Foster would love to see his side become this year’s FA Cup non-league success story.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Cribbs 1 Warminster Town 0

Wiltshire Times: Derek Graham

3:12pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

THERE was plenty to be positive about for Warminster Town manager Derek Graham despite watching his side lose 1-0 away to Chard on Tuesday night.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE DIVISION ONE: Radstock Town 1 Corsham Town 2

Wiltshire Times: Corsham Town chief Trevor Rawlings

2:06pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

THE result was all that mattered for Corsham Town manager Trevor Rawlings as he watched his side return to winning ways with a 2-1 win over Radstock Town.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Westbury United 3 Chard Town 3

Wiltshire Times: Adam Collington

3:06pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

ADAM Collington refused to be too downbeat despite seeing his United side throw away a two-goal advantage on Tuesday night.

RUGBY: Devizes 32 Trowbridge 28

Wiltshire Times:

9:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

DEVIZES held out for a victory in their South West One East derby after Trowbridge piled on the pressure in the second half to earn their first two bonus points of the season.

RUGBY: Westbury 10 Sherborne 2nd 32

Wiltshire Times:

7:50pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

WESTBURY were unable to make the most of a promising first half in their Dorset & Wilts One South opener.

RUGBY: Corsham 3 Wimborne 35

Wiltshire Times:

5:40pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

CORSHAM found the going tough in their opening Southern Counties South encounter of the season as pre-season favourites Wimborne secured the win at Lacock Road.

RUGBY: Bournemouth 2nd 50 Warminster 19

Wiltshire Times:

7:48pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

UNDERSTRENGTH Warminster slipped to a heavy defeat in their Dorset & Wilts One South opener on the south coast.

RUGBY: Melksham 10 Marlborough 33

Wiltshire Times:

3:40pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

MARLBOROUGH opened their account in Dorset & Wilts One North with an undisciplined performance and unconvincing victory over county rivals Melksham.

FA CUP: Shanley heaps praise on valiant Bradford

Wiltshire Times: Paul Shanley's Bradford Town are still eleven points clear in the Toolstation League First Division

3:39pm Monday 15th September 2014

BRADFORD Town manager Paul Shanley says that he was immensely proud of his players as they took the fight to Southern League giants Poole Town in the FA Cup last weekend.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Melksham aim to make home advantage count

Wiltshire Times:

3:30pm Monday 15th September 2014

MELKSHAM Town manager Darren Perrin is hoping that his side can enjoy some home comforts as they look to get back to winning ways in back-to-back fixtures at the Conigre.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION THREE:

Wiltshire Times: TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE KNOCKOUT CUP: Lacock book semi-final spot

2:57pm Monday 15th September 2014

THE Stiffs, who had shipped 19 goals in their opening two matches, came up trumps against Hilperton United Reserves, with a 3-1 triumph.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION TWO: Rangers claim derby spoils

Wiltshire Times: TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE KNOCKOUT CUP: Lacock book semi-final spot

2:50pm Monday 15th September 2014

TROWBRIDGE Rangers had the edge on local rivals Trowbridge Wanderers Reserves, a 2-1 win chalking up their first victory of the season.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION ONE: Joe's hail sinks Semington

Wiltshire Times: TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE KNOCKOUT CUP: Lacock book semi-final spot

2:42pm Monday 15th September 2014

SEMINGTON Magpies finally got their Division One season under way – but it was an afternoon to forget as they were thrashed 9-1 by Hilperton United.

CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE DIVISION FOUR: Third time lucky for Evana

Wiltshire Times: CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE WG PARR TROPHY: Castle stroll in to semi-finals

1:57pm Monday 15th September 2014

AFTER defeats in their opening two matches, Melksham-based Evana Designs made it third time lucky as they overturned a 2-1 interval deficit at home to fellow new boys Cannings Rangers to claim a 3-2 success.

CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE DIVISION ONE: Dragonz strike late for win

Wiltshire Times: CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE WG PARR TROPHY: Castle stroll in to semi-finals

1:45pm Monday 15th September 2014

TWO late goals brought Sportzcoach Dragonz United from behind to claim a 2-1 home win over Christian Malford, who led through Scott Evans.

CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Rangers move top after latest win

Wiltshire Times: CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE WG PARR TROPHY: Castle stroll in to semi-finals

1:40pm Monday 15th September 2014

HAVING already lost Bromham and North Star A from the Premier Division there is further concern that more teams could be about to withdraw from the league.

FA CUP: Chippenham and Frome handed favourable cup clashes

Wiltshire Times:

12:24pm Monday 15th September 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town will take on Hellenic League opposition in the next stage of the FA Cup following today's second qualifying round draw.

WG PARR TROPHY: Sharratt strike has Star on the rise

Wiltshire Times: CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE WG PARR TROPHY: Castle stroll in to semi-finals

1:37pm Monday 15th September 2014

THE surprise result of the day in the preliminary round of the Ken Clarke-sponsored WG Parr Trophy saw first division North Star FC defeat Premier Division FC Constitutional 1-0, thanks to a first-half goal from Karl Sharratt.

CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE DIVISION TWO: View from the top

Wiltshire Times: CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE WG PARR TROPHY: Castle stroll in to semi-finals

1:49pm Monday 15th September 2014

BREMHILL View FC moved top after defeating Bath Road FC 4-1.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Collier pleased with Bluebirds's progress

Wiltshire Times:

4:48pm Sunday 14th September 2014

IT was a job well done for Mark Collier’s Chippenham Town side as they safely guided their way past Sholing and into the next round of the FA Cup, writes MATT EDWARDS.

FA CUP FIRST ROUND QUALIFYING: Frome Town 2 Wimborne 0

Wiltshire Times:

12:43pm Sunday 14th September 2014

AFTER struggling to get into the game for the first 70 minutes, Frome took the lead for the first time this season through Tom Golledge, kept their first clean sheet and won the match with a second late goal from Matt Smith.

RUGBY: Bath's Hatley sees good and bad in thumping of Exiles

Wiltshire Times: Neal Hatley

12:34pm Sunday 14th September 2014

BATH ran in seven tries in beating London Welsh 53-26 in a cut-and-thrust match at the Recreation Ground - but both sets of coaches were unhappy with their teams' defensive showing.

RUGBY: Bath 53 London Welsh 26

Wiltshire Times: RUGBY: Bath snap up Pirlas

12:32pm Sunday 14th September 2014

LONDON Welsh shipped a half-century of points for the second time in seven days as Bath ran in seven tries as they claimed a 53-26 victory in front of a record crowd at the Recreation Ground.

FA CUP FIRST ROUND QUALIFYING: Sholing 0 Chippenham Town 1

Wiltshire Times: CHIPPENHAM TOWN: St Neots match set to go ahead

12:18pm Sunday 14th September 2014

A BATTLING performance where only the result mattered saw depleted Chippenham move into the next round of the FA Cup with the narrowest of victories at current FA Vase holders Sholing, writes WIL HULBERT.

UK SCHOOL GAMES: Bolwell strikes gold

Wiltshire Times:

4:40pm Friday 12th September 2014

CLARENDON Academy sixth-former Adam Bolwell clinched a gold medal for Team England at the Sainsbury’s UK School Games.

MOTORCYCLING: Victor back on track at Donington

Wiltshire Times:

2:30pm Friday 12th September 2014

STAVERTON racer Victor Cox finished eighth in the Pirelli National Superstock 1000cc Championship race at Donington Park.

RUGBY: Cook handed first Premiership start

Wiltshire Times: Chris Cook

2:36pm Friday 12th September 2014

SCRUM-HALF Chris Cook will make the first Aviva Premiership start of his Bath career against London Welsh tomorrow (3pm).

Bluebirds snap up Pook

Wiltshire Times: Oxford City’s Michael Pook gets the better of this challenge against Stockport County

10:46am Friday 12th September 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town have completed the signing of former Swindon Town and Cheltenham Town midfielder Michael Pook.

RUGBY: Lewis happy to offer home help

Wiltshire Times:

9:00am Friday 12th September 2014

RUGBY World Cup winner Lewis Moody says his appointment as director of rugby at Bradford on Avon RFC offers him the chance to put something back into town he now calls home.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Warminster Town 4 Portishead Town 1

Wiltshire Times: Warminster Town’s Jack Miluk avoids a sliding tackle from Roman Glass defender Nat Abrahams

1:10pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A BRACE from Tom Golledge and Jack Miluk helped Warminster Town to a win over Portishead Town on Wednesday.

ROWING: Captain Taylor leads from the front for Bradford

Wiltshire Times:

12:34pm Thursday 11th September 2014

BRADFORD on Avon crews were in fine form at the recent Gloucester Rowing Club Regatta.

ANGLING: Ellis bags the top haul at Melksham

Wiltshire Times: ANGLING: Jamie Rich wins VES league opener at Isle Brewers

12:30pm Thursday 11th September 2014

BRIAN Ellis emerged the winner on a tough day on the Bristol Avon at Melksham for the latest Trowbridge Seniors match, writes COLIN SCULL.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Corsham Town 0 Wincanton Town 3

Wiltshire Times:

12:30pm Thursday 11th September 2014

TEN-MAN Corsham Town suffered a home defeat at the hands of league leaders Wincanton Town on Wednesday.


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