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RUGBY: Leighton Buzzard 20 Trowbridge 17

Wiltshire Times:

5:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

TROWBRIDGE were left frustrated and disappointed after narrowly failing to register their first away win of the South West One East season.

RUGBY: Corsham 18 Bradford on Avon 14

Wiltshire Times:

5:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

CORSHAM grabbed the honours in the derby with a hard-fought victory at Lacock Road.

RUGBY: Melksham 24 Devizes 2nd 12

Wiltshire Times:

4:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

MELKSHAM hit back from a poor start to claim victory in Dorset & Wilts One North.

RUGBY: Westbury 18 Warminster 8

Wiltshire Times:

3:52pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

WESTBURY claimed west Wiltshire bragging rights as they won the first Dorset & Wilts One South derby between the two sides this season.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Perrin's men primed for Poppies challenge

Wiltshire Times:

10:40am Tuesday 30th September 2014

MELKSHAM Town manager Darren Perrin reckons that his team go into Saturday’s FA Vase second qualifying round tie full of confidence following their recent good form.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION THREE: Stiffs have the upper hand

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

4:31pm Monday 29th September 2014

THE Stiffs beat newcomers FC Trowbridge 2-1 with both teams looking to bounce back after heavy cup defeats last weekend.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION TWO: Heytesbury hit six

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

4:29pm Monday 29th September 2014

WITH their cup matches postponed, both Bradford United Reserves and Heytesbury are to be commended for accepting a league fixture at such short notice.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION ONE: Freshford take over at the top

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

4:27pm Monday 29th September 2014

WITH leaders Castle Combe in cup action, Freshford United took over at the top by maintaining their 100 per cent record with a 7-0 victory at Trowbridge Town Reserves.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE KNOCKOUT CUP: Melksham topple Bradley

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

4:24pm Monday 29th September 2014

THIRD Division Melksham Town A caused a cup upset when they outplayed first division North Bradley to win 3-0.

CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE DIVISION THREE: Grapes pick off Cavalier

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

2:54pm Monday 29th September 2014

THE Grapes United are the new leaders after a 6-3 win at previously unbeaten Cavalier FC.

CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE DIVISION TWO: Payback for Centre

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

2:52pm Monday 29th September 2014

MELKSHAM Forest Community Centre gained revenge over Oakhill for last week’s 8-1 cup mauling last week with a 5-4 win.

CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE DIVISION ONE: Leaders are defeated

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

2:49pm Monday 29th September 2014

CRAIG Fisher’s Potterne may remain top, despite a 3-2 loss at fellow promotion chasers Sportzcoach Dragons United.

CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Wildcats rise to summit

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

2:46pm Monday 29th September 2014

CORSHAM CC Wildcats are top after a 4-2 win at AFC Melksham.

CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE ERIC HUGHES MEMORIAL KO CUP: Ten-man Lacock upset the odds

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

2:43pm Monday 29th September 2014

THIRD Division Lacock produced one of the biggest upsets of recent seasons when they disposed of top flight Somerford with just ten men.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Bluebirds home to Tudors in FA Cup third qualifying round

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

12:48pm Monday 29th September 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town have again been drawn at home in the third qualifying round of the FA Cup - but will have to get past higher-league opposition to progress further.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Progress is key for Collier after arduous Ardley tie

Wiltshire Times:

9:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town chief Mark Collier joked that he wouldn’t mind his side slipping on the underdog tag for the next round of the FA Cup.

RUGBY: Ford pleased by Bath's fightback in Saints defeat

Wiltshire Times: Bath head coach Mike Ford

6:38pm Saturday 27th September 2014

BATH head coach Mike Ford conceded a difficult first 40 minutes contributed to his side's 31-24 defeat at reigning Aviva Premiership champions Northampton today.

RUGBY: Northampton 31 Bath 24

Wiltshire Times: RUGBY: Bath snap up Pirlas

5:55pm Saturday 27th September 2014

REIGNING Aviva Premiership champions Northampton ended Bath's 100 per cent league record this season as they posted a gripping 31-24 victory after an intense battle at Franklin's Gardens.

FA CUP: Chippenham Town 1 Ardley United 0

Wiltshire Times: Chippenham Town boss Mark Collier

5:13pm Saturday 27th September 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town are into the hat for the third qualifying round of the FA Cup after a last-gasp Omar Simpson goal saw the Bluebirds navigate a nervous tie against a determined Ardley United this afternoon.

SKITTLES: We’re bowled over to be champions

Wiltshire Times:

5:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

SKIPPER John Wiltshire is beaming from ear-to-ear after the Wiltshire Wonders became the best skittles team in the country.

RUGBY: Coach Booth maintains focus

Wiltshire Times: RUGBY: Bath snap up Pirlas

4:30pm Friday 26th September 2014

BATH’S attacking verve put Leicester to the sword last week, but coach Toby Booth knows his side’s other attributes are likely to come under scrutiny at Franklin’s Gardens tomorrow (3.15pm).

ATHLETICS: Talbot set to try luck at 400m

Wiltshire Times:

2:30pm Friday 26th September 2014

SPRINTER Danny Talbot will experiment with racing over 400 metres on the indoor circuit this winter.

RUGBY: ‘Now it’ll be even tougher’

Wiltshire Times:

2:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

BATH hooker Rob Webber admits his side’s demolition of old foes Leicester last weekend means tomorrow’s trip to champions Northampton is likely to be an even tough assignment than it was already.

RUGBY: James primed for Saints test

Wiltshire Times:

2:04pm Friday 26th September 2014

PAUL James has dusted himself down for another top-of-the-bill heavyweight showdown on Saturday when Bath will aim to cement their credentials as major Aviva Premiership title contenders.

BOXING: Blackwell keeps spirits hight after fight night is shelved

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

12:30pm Friday 26th September 2014

NICK Blackwell is refusing to get too downbeat after his long-awaited ring return was this week delayed even further.

RUGBY: Felix’s industry not enough for Bradford

Wiltshire Times:

12:30pm Friday 26th September 2014

BRADFORD worked hard to match Wimborne’s effort but ultimately ran out of steam as the match wore on and allowed the visitors to win with something to spare.

RUGBY: Dorset Dockers 88 Westbury 7

Wiltshire Times:

12:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

THE Dockers were the runaway winners of Dorset and Wilts South 2 last season, scoring the most points in the country.

EQUESTRIAN: Amelia proves a Glass act

Wiltshire Times:

12:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

AMELIA Glass will be hoping to take her pony racing form into point-to-point competition later this year.

RUGBY: Bath's Burgess to bow out in Grand Final

Wiltshire Times:

1:09pm Friday 26th September 2014

BATH-BOUND Sam Burgess will get the chance to bow out of rugby league on a high after helping South Sydney reach the NRL Grand Final for the first time for 43 years.

RUGBY: Trowbridge 2nd 12 Melksham 17

Wiltshire Times:

10:00am Friday 26th September 2014

FORWARDS dominated proceedings in a tight derby were many of the points came from infringements.

MOTORSPORT: Blake’s delight at rookie cup triumph

Wiltshire Times:

9:30am Friday 26th September 2014

Hilperton driver Dan Blake sealed the Carbon8 & Activa Consultants Hyundai Coupe Rookie Cup at Cadwell Park last weekend with two rookie wins.

Tiggy Wiggy form delights Hannon ahead of Newmarket test

Wiltshire Times: Trainer Richard Hannon jnr

9:44am Friday 26th September 2014

RICHARD Hannon believes the form of Tiggy Wiggy's last two runs suggest his lightning-fast filly is still improving ahead of the Connolly's Red Mills Cheveley Park Stakes at Newmarket on Saturday.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Star Rodriguez can rock for Robins says Frome boss Foster

Wiltshire Times:

5:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

FROME Town manager Adrian Foster would put his money on teenage winger Aaron Rodriguez rising through the leagues.

EQUESTRIAN: Show time beckons for Horse Hack hopeful Rachael

Wiltshire Times:

4:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

LUCKINGTON rider Rachael Tuck has qualified for the Horse of the Year Show in the Riding Horse Hack class.

CASTLE COMBE: Legends thrill fans at rallying love-in

Wiltshire Times:

4:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

RALLY stars past and present attracted thousands of enthusiasts to Castle Combe for the 14th year of Rallyday on Saturday.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Pook relishes the old pals act

Wiltshire Times:

3:30pm Thursday 25th September 2014

MICHAEL Pook says that he had a funny feeling he would end up playing under Mark Collier at Chippenham Town.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Graham backs defensive unit

Wiltshire Times:

3:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

DEREK Graham thinks that his Warminster Town side have tightened up at the back, despite conceding three goals in double-time in last weekend’s loss to Ashton & Backwell United.

EQUESTRIAN: Holly heads up medal charge

Wiltshire Times:

2:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

WILTSHIRE riders Holly Woodhead and David Doel both tasted success for Great Britain at the FEI 2014 Young Rider European Championships in Portugal.

RUGBY: Trowbridge 28 Grove 26

Wiltshire Times:

1:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

TROWBRIDGE needed a late conversion from veteran Lloyd Davis to squeeze a narrow victory against spirited visitors.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Shanley's praise for players

Wiltshire Times:

11:20am Thursday 25th September 2014

BRADFORD Town boss Paul Shanley praised his players for the impressive start to the season as he picked up his first-ever manager of the month award in the Toolstation League Premier Division.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Bluebirds must be on their mettle for FA Cup clash warns Collier

Wiltshire Times:

9:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town chief Mark Collier has warned his Bluebirds players they will have to be bang on their game to avoid becoming the victims of an FA Cup upset this weekend.

BOXING: Ajisafe injury delays Blackwell's Hennessey debut

Wiltshire Times: Nick Blackwell

3:48pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

NICK Blackwell's upcoming fight in Kent has been called off.

ANGLING: Ellis takes Trowbridge prize

Wiltshire Times:

2:00pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

THE Trowbridge Seniors match at Cuckoos Rest was won by Brian Ellis, from Melksham, with 19 lb 4 oz of tench, bream, carp and roach.

BOWLS: Shadwell gets England recall

Wiltshire Times: Trowbridge bowler Graham Shadwell pictured in action at the World Championships in Adelaide, Australia, this week (Photo: Bowls Australia)

10:27pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

GRAHAM Shadwell has been recalled to the England senior international bowls team, writes DAVE EATON.

RUGBY: Supermarine 24 Corsham 29

Wiltshire Times:

5:04pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

CORSHAM got their season up and running with a five-try victory at South Marston.

BOWLS: Men take in Devon on tour

Wiltshire Times:

4:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

BOWLS Wiltshire men’s annual tour this year was a successful President’s tour to Devon which also brought to an end the series of special matches to celebrate the county’s centenary.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION THREE: Taylor fires Hilperton

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

3:47pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

HILPERTON United Reserves beat Worton & Cheverell Reserves with Macauley Taylor’s stunning second-half volley earning the win.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION TWO: Town hit goals trail

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

3:46pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A STUNNING show from Westbury Town earned them a 9-2 win at Bradford United Reserves. The win maintained a 100 per cent record and put them six points clear at the top.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION ONE: Combe take over at summit

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

3:42pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

CASTLE Combe moved to the top of the table by beating Warminster Town Reserves 5-0.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE A&B CUP: Horse gallop to victory

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

3:40pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

THIRD division Zeals FC were well beaten 9-0 by Pete Ayton’s White Horse FC.


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