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MOTOR RACING: Combe set for Bank Holiday meeting

Wiltshire Times: Adam Higgins celebrates his crucial second place

11:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

TWO Ferrari races and four Mini races make up the core of the programme at the traditional A Plant Lux Raceday at Castle Combe on Bank Holiday Monday.

CRICKET: Trowbridge rebuild for brighter future

Wiltshire Times:

10:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

TROWBRIDGE’S Scott Mitchell says that his side will strive to get back to their best next season.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Millard boosts five-star hosts

Wiltshire Times:

9:17am Thursday 21st August 2014

ADAM Collington reckons says that his Westbury United side offered up a glimpse of their true potential as they put Keynsham Town to the sword on Tuesday night.

BOWLS: More Wiltshire players go for national honours

Wiltshire Times: bowls - cxz

4:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

AFTER the Wiltshire successes of Alex Jacobs and Highworth Ladies four at the English National Championships at Royal Leamington Spa, attention is turning to the men’s events.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Hard cheese for youthful Warminster

Wiltshire Times:

4:28pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

WARMINSTER Town joint-boss Derek Graham reckons that his side suffered from a lack of old heads as they came unstuck at Cheddar on Tuesday night.

FA CUP: Perrin has that sinking feeling for the first time

Wiltshire Times: Melksham Town manager Darren Perrin is excited about the club's proposed new stadium

3:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

MANAGER Darren Perrin conceded that he felt let down by his Melksham Town’s performance for the first time during his spell in charge at the Conigre as his side were knocked out of the FA Cup by Longwell Green Sports.

MOTOR RACING: Latif eyes Blancpain boost

Wiltshire Times: Alessandro Latif

2:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

FORMER Marlborough College student Alessandro Latif contests the latest rounds of the Blancpain Sprint Series in Slovakia this weekend, aiming to extend his Pro-Am Trophy points advantage.

FA CUP: Shanley's delight as Bradford are on the money in the cup

Wiltshire Times: Paul Shanley saw his Bradford Town side stunned by Devizes Town last weekend

9:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

PAUL Shanley doesn’t expect to forget Bradford Town’s historic first-ever FA Cup victory anytime soon.

WILTSHIRE LEAGUE CRICKET: Beasant keeps his eyes on the prize

Wiltshire Times:

9:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

WOOTTON Bassett captain Darren Beasant believes that his side must focus on their own game and not what is happening elsewhere if they are to achieve their promotion dreams.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Dorchester Town 0 Chippenham Town 1

Wiltshire Times:

9:51pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town ended their evening with nine men on the pitch as they put nine points on the board in the Southern League Premier Division.

CRICKET: Wiltshire claim championship title

Wiltshire Times: Potterne skipper Neil Clark

7:16pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

WILTSHIRE claimed the Unicorns Championship Western Division title after clinching victory over hosts Shropshire on a dramatic final day today.

BOXING: Hennessey new-boy Blackwell to box in Kent

Wiltshire Times:

10:03am Tuesday 19th August 2014

NICK Blackwell will make his debut under the Hennessy Sports banner in Kent this October.

RUGBY: Warriors deliver boost to Bath's preparations

Wiltshire Times:

8:18pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

BATH head coach Mike Ford believes his side's dual-training stint with Super League champions Wigan Warriors this week has boosted their preparations for the start of the Aviva Premiership season at Sale on September 6.

CRICKET: Wiltshire seeking championship triumph

Wiltshire Times: Ed Kilbee

9:50am Monday 18th August 2014

WILTSHIRE remained in the hunt for the Unicorns Championship Western Division title as they ended the day 61-2 replying to hosts' Shropshire's 332-9 at Whitchurch Cricket Club yesterday.

FOOTBALL: Bradford and Bassett make cup progress

Wiltshire Times: Dan King scored for Bradford Town at Roman Glass St George last night

9:00am Monday 18th August 2014

BRADFORD Town and Wootton Bassett Town will meet in the preliminary round of the FA Cup after both came through their extra preliminary round ties on Saturday.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Collier salutes home start

Wiltshire Times:

3:38pm Sunday 17th August 2014

MARK Collier believes six points out of a possible nine represents a satisfying start to Chippenham Town’s Southern League Premier Division campaign.


Wiltshire Times:

12:00pm Sunday 17th August 2014

AFTER dominating this match for long periods, Frome failed to convert pressure into goals and they were caught by a classic sucker punch as an injury-time goal from Biggleswade’s Craig Daniel gave the visitors all three points.

RUGBY: Bath 26 Scarlets 26

Wiltshire Times:

3:51pm Sunday 17th August 2014

BATH fought out a 26-26 draw with Welsh region Scarlets in their opening pre-season game at teh Rec yesterday.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Chippenham Town 3 Arlesey Town 0

Wiltshire Times:

6:24pm Saturday 16th August 2014

A POLISHED and disciplined performance from the Bluebirds saw them win their opening game at Hardenhuish Park as visitors Arlesey were given few opportunities to shine.

SWIMMING: ‘I can still get better,’ says Millward

Wiltshire Times:

4:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

STEPHANIE Millward insists that there are still plenty of things that she can improve upon in the lead up to the next Paralympic Games, despite yet another breathtaking performance at a major championships.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: The theory of evolution

Wiltshire Times:

3:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town manager Mark Collier reckons that his Bluebirds side will evolve into an increasingly formidable entity as the Southern League Premier Division season wears on.

WILTSHIRE LEAGUE: Wandering into a whole new future

Wiltshire Times:

2:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

JOHN Phillips is looking forward to being a part of Trowbridge Wanderers’ new chapter in the Wiltshire League as the club look to become a major force in their town.

EQUESTRIAN: Chelsea's ready for the jump

Wiltshire Times:

1:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

Sports writer DAN BARNES speaks to rising star Chelsea Pearce about her imminent move from ponies to junior level riding

ATHLETICS: It’s goodbye to Alex as States get Carter

Wiltshire Times:

1:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

THE 153rd running of the weekly Parkrun 5k in Southwick won’t cause any ripples on the national athletics scene but locally it will be remembered for Alex Carter’s final appearance – and victory - before departing to America.

RUGBY: ‘Near misses’ to spur on the Rec men

Wiltshire Times: POSITIVE: Newport Gwent Dragons head coach Darren Edwards

12:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

BATH skills coach Darren Edwards believes the club's 'near misses' last season have made them hungrier for trophy success in the forthcoming season.

ANGLING: Blackmore shines in seniors action to reel in Trowbridge prize at Rood Ashton

Wiltshire Times: Shiplate Fishing Club latest

11:00am Friday 15th August 2014

COMPETITORS enjoyed mixed sport in the Trowbridge Seniors match fished at Rood Ashton on Tuesday writes COLIN SCULL.

RACING: Toormore aimed at Turkey

Wiltshire Times: Toormore ridden by Ryan Moore on their way to victory in the Novae Bloodstock Insurance Craven Stakes at Newmarket yesterday

10:07am Friday 15th August 2014

LAST season's champion juvenile Toormore, who is trained in Wiltshire, will have his next race in the International Topkapi Trophy in Istanbul on September 7.

NEIL SHARDLOW: We have to aim for the max

Wiltshire Times: Wiltshire team boss Neil Shardlow

10:00am Friday 15th August 2014

Wiltshire team boss Neil Shardlow with a look at cricket in the county


Wiltshire Times:

9:00am Friday 15th August 2014

MALMESBURY maintained their slender lead at the top of Division One with a seven-wicket win over Collingbourne.

BOXING: Blackwell ready to rumble after clinching Hennessey deal

Wiltshire Times: Trowbridge middleweight Nick ‘Bang Bang’ Blackwell is willing to take on all comers

9:00am Friday 15th August 2014

NICK Blackwell has thrown down the gauntlet to the domestic middleweight division after signing with one of the country’s top promoters.

ATHLETICS: Semi final exit for Talbot

Wiltshire Times: Danny Talbot is too quick for Adam Gemili (far right) on Saturday. SPORTSBEAT.

7:32pm Thursday 14th August 2014

DANNY Talbot's attempt to add a European medal to the Commonwealth silver he won earlier this month ended in disappointment this evening.

EQUESTRIAN: Mendoza leads British charge in London

Wiltshire Times:

7:20pm Thursday 14th August 2014

TOCKENHAM rider Jessica Mendoza ensured British success on day one of the London Global Champions Tour event at Horse Guards Parade today.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Signs are good for striker Lee

Wiltshire Times:

3:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014

STRIKER Lee Phillips is backing the Bluebirds to flourish under their revamped system and make waves in the Southern League Premier Division this season.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Graham plays the squad game

Wiltshire Times:

2:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014

JOINT-BOSS Derek Graham thinks that Warminster Town have every chance of a successful season as long as his strongest side is available to him.

ATHLETICS: Danny makes Euro progress

Wiltshire Times:

11:50am Thursday 14th August 2014

DANNY Talbot is through to the semi-finals of the men's 200m at the European Athletics Championships.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Rawlings delighted as Corsham make it two from two

Wiltshire Times:

11:15am Thursday 14th August 2014

CORSHAM Town boss Trevor Rawlings was left thrilled after his side kicked off the new season with back-to-back victories.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: 'We're getting back to our old selves,' says Shanley

Wiltshire Times: Bradford’s Dan King (blue) battles with Calne’s Kieron Gleed during last Saturday’s derby

5:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

BRADFORD Town boss Paul Shanley says that it did take half a game but his side have gained the belief that they belong in the top flight of the Toolstation League.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Boss Collington gets to grips with the new season

Wiltshire Times: Adam Collington

2:34pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

NEW WESTBURY United manager Adam Collington has been forced to take matters into his own hands during his team’s opening week of the season.


Wiltshire Times:

1:26pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

FROME Town were undone by a pacey Weymouth attack as they slipped to defeat in their second outing of the new season last night.

CRICKET: Warminster look on the bright side

Wiltshire Times:

9:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

EVEN though his side are just 15 points ahead of bottom spot in the Wiltshire Division, Winsley’s Kevin Hendy says that his team can still achieve their pre-season target.

BOWLS: Jacobs toasts national crown

Wiltshire Times:

9:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

ALEX Jacobs has become Wiltshire’s latest winner of a national championship outdoor bowls title.

CRICKET: 'Cullinan is county quality,' says Davie

Wiltshire Times: Warminster's Rory Cullinan celebrates the wicket of Jared McDonald

4:00pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

WARMINSTER skipper Tom Davies would be surprised if Rory Cullinan’s performances this season have caught the eye of the county side.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Perrin happy with opening return

Wiltshire Times: Melksham Town manager Darren Perrin is excited about the club's proposed new stadium

3:00pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

DARREN Perrin reckons that his Melksham Town side should be more than happy with their start to the new Toolstation League Premier Division season.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Oldland triumph has Rawlings beaming

Wiltshire Times:

12:02pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

TREVOR Rawlings was delighted to see his Corsham Town side hit the ground running as they kicked off the new season with a comfortable win at Oldland Abbotonians last weekend.

CRICKET: Warner comes in for Wiltshire

Wiltshire Times:

3:23pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

WILTSHIRE play their final match in the Western Division of the Unicorns County Championship against Shropshire at Whitchurch, starting on Sunday (11am).

ANGLING: Blackmore reels in Lavington prize

Wiltshire Times: Shiplate Fishing Club latest

5:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

COMPETITORS enjoyed mixed sport in the Trowbridge Seniors match fished at Rood Ashton on Tuesday.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Redditch United 2 Chippenham Town 1

Wiltshire Times:

9:14am Tuesday 12th August 2014

A SHANE Blackmore goal four minutes from time wasn't enough to prevent Chippenham Town slipping to defeat in their second game of the new season last night.

BOWLS: Jacobs claims national crown

Wiltshire Times: Wiltshire player Alex Jacobs

2:20pm Monday 11th August 2014

WILTSHIRE'S Alex Jacobs has won the Bowls England Women’s National Senior Singles, sponsored by Dreamdoors.

FOOTBALL: Opening day success for Melksham

Wiltshire Times:

9:42am Monday 11th August 2014

MELKSHAM Town raced to the top of the Toolstation League Premier Division after a comprehensive victory at Bridport on the opening day of the season.

CYCLING: Wiggo set to ride through Wiltshire

Wiltshire Times: Bradley Wiggins

5:04pm Sunday 10th August 2014

SIR Bradley Wiggins will miss the Vuelta a Espana in order to ride the Tour of Britain, stage six of which passes through Wiltshire in September, Team Sky principal Sir Dave Brailsford has said.

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