WILTSHIRE SENIOR CUP FINAL: Tom the hero toasts magical Melksham

Wiltshire Times: Melksham skipper Dave Thompson kisses the trophy

5:00pm Thursday 24th April 2014

MAN of the moment Tom Drewitt says Melksham Town’s dramatic Wiltshire Senior Cup triumph on Wednesday night caps a remarkable turnaround for the club this season, writes CARL FIELD.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE SPRING CUP FINAL PREVIEW: Trowbridge out to Spring cup shock

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

4:24pm Thursday 24th April 2014

LACOCK FC and Trowbridge Town Reserves will meet at Westbury United’s Meadow Lane ground on Friday evening in the final of the EJ Shanley & Son-sponsored Spring Cup.

FOOTBALL: Warminster run into a spot of bother

Wiltshire Times: Corsham’s Matt Jenkins outjumps Rory Collins, of Devizes, during Monday’s derby Pictures by Diane Vose (DV1263-003)

1:54pm Thursday 24th April 2014

WARMINSTER joint-boss Derek Graham was disappointed after his side twice paid the penalty, costing them four points over Easter, writes CARL FIELD.

WILTSHIRE SENIOR CUP FINAL: Bradford Town 3 Melksham Town 3 (AET, Melksham won 3-2 on penalties)

Wiltshire Times: Melksham celebrate their cup victory last night (Picture by Diane Vose)

9:46am Thursday 24th April 2014

KEEPER Tom Drewitt’s spot kick heroics inspired holders Melksham Town to a dramatic penalty shootout win over Bradford Town to retain their Wiltshire Senior Cup at Hardenhuish Park last night, writes CARL FIELD.

FOOTBALL: Corsham claim point at Wells

Wiltshire Times: Jack Morris was on target for Corsham last night

8:52am Thursday 24th April 2014

CORSHAM picked up a battling point in the Toolstation League First Division at Wells City last night Keiran Gleed went close for the visitors early on, but Jamie Howson and Darren Maynard also had good chances for City.

FOOTBALL: Foster seeks flourish to end season

Wiltshire Times: Jon Vance’s goal helped Frome earn a draw on Monday

1:56pm Thursday 24th April 2014

FROME Town boss Adrian Foster wants one more big push from his side that would see them end the season with a flourish.

FOOTBALL: County cup finalists suffer Bank Holiday defeats

Wiltshire Times: Corsham Town hat-trick hero Booker Woodford (above) celebrates one of his three goals at Keynsham Town last weekend

10:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

MELKSHAM Town and Bradford Town warmed up for their Wiltshire Senior Cup final on Wednesday with league defeats on Easter Monday.

CALOR LEAGUE SOUTHERN PREMIER DIVISION: Bideford 2 Frome Town 2

Wiltshire Times: Jon Vance scored twice for Frome to send them to the Somerset Premier Cup final

9:50am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

FROME Town found themselves trailing by two goals at the interval, were much better in the second half, and deservedly came away from Bideford with a share of the points.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION THREE: United win derby-day duel

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

2:00pm Monday 21st April 2014

DIVISION Three basement side The Stiffs were looking to finish the season with a victory at home to local rivals United FC, who had already secured a top three finish.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION ONE: Westbury pip Lamb for second spot

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

1:30pm Monday 21st April 2014

SEMINGTON Magpies stood in the way of Westbury United Reserves finishing as Division One runners-up.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE SPRING CUP: Lacock overcome gutsy Newsmen

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

1:00pm Monday 21st April 2014

LACOCK FC will face second division stablemates Trowbridge Town Reserves in the EJ Shanley & Sons-sponsored Spring Cup final this Friday evening at Warminster Town’s Weymouth Street Ground.

CALOR LEAGUE SOUTHERN PREMIER DIVISION: Frome Town 4 Burnham 1

Wiltshire Times: Kris Miller's penalty wasn't enough to prevent Frome Town losing 4-2 at Poole Town on Monday night

9:00am Monday 21st April 2014

FROME Town ran out 4-1 winners in a match which was closer than the scoreline might suggest, although clinical finishing eventually made it a comfortable home in the final analysis.

FOOTBALL ROUND-UP: Champions held by Welton

Wiltshire Times: Bradford Town’s Sam Jordan celebrates after netting the opening goal against Bemerton Heath Harlequins on Saturday

8:54am Saturday 19th April 2014

CHAMPIONS Bradford Town were forced to settle for a point yesterday as they were held to a 1-1 draw by Welton Rovers.

FOOTBALL: Lee stoked by Wembley nod

Wiltshire Times: Lee Probert will take charge of the FA Cup final between Arsenal and Hull City next month

4:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

HILPERTON referee Lee Probert says his appointment for next month’s FA Cup final is a dream come true.

BATH RUGBY: Garvey looking further than play-offs

Wiltshire Times: Matt Garvey

1:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

MATT Garvey wants Bath to look forward, rather than over their shoulders, as they try to turn a season of huge promise into one with a glittering conclusion.

Town of champions

Wiltshire Times: Dave George (left), the head coach of Bradford on Avon RFC, captain Oli Stacey and top points scorer Dan Bright  celebrate the club’s Dorset & Wilts One North title win

12:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

BRADFORD on Avon is toasting a week of sporting success after the town’s rugby and football clubs lifted their respective league titles in the space of three days.

FOOTBALL ROUND-UP: Bradford reach promised land

Wiltshire Times: Trowbridge Town's Otis Young is challenged during last weekend's clash with FC Chippenham Youth

10:30am Friday 18th April 2014

PAUL Shanley thinks his troops displayed their champion spirit to seal the Toolstation League First Division title at Chard Town on Tuesday night.

FOOTBALL: Hilperton official Probert to referee FA Cup final

Wiltshire Times: Lee Probert will referee next month's FA Cup final

7:24pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

HILPERTON referee Lee Probert will take charge of next month's FA Cup final between Arsenal and Hull next month, the Football Association announced today.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION TWO: Worton sign off with another win

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

10:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

THE final league match of the season in Division Two saw Worton & Cheverell host Bradford United Reserves in what was an end-of-season dead rubber for both teams.

FOOTBALL ROUND-UP: Bradford are champions

Wiltshire Times: Bradford Town sealed the Toolstation League First Division title last night

9:37am Wednesday 16th April 2014

BRADFORD Town were crowned champions of the Toolstation League First Division after victory at Chard Town last night.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION ONE: Hayward leaves Ashton in a pickle

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

9:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

WESTBURY United Reserves went into their midweek game against Steeple Ashton knowing that nothing less than victory in their final two matches of the season would see them finish as runners-up to Division One champions Freshford United.

CALOR LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Cambridge City 2 Frome Town 0

Wiltshire Times: Frome Town manager Adrian Foster

9:56am Monday 14th April 2014

FROME Town were unable to put the brakes on Cambridge City's play-off push as they were beaten at Bridge Road last weekend.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Calne Town 0 Corsham Town 2

Wiltshire Times: Nick Holton (left) scored Corsham Town's second goal against Calne Town last weekend

9:49am Monday 14th April 2014

JASON Henley’s stunning strike stole the show and inspired in-form Corsham Town to a comfortable 2-0 win at local rivals Calne Town on Saturday, writes Carl Field.

FOOTBALL ROUND-UP: Bradford on the cusp of First Division title

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

9:45am Monday 14th April 2014

BRADFORD Town could be crowned champions of the Toolstation League First Division tomorrow night.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE SPRING CUP: Bees buzz into Spring Cup final

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

2:20pm Monday 14th April 2014

TROWBRIDGE Town Reserves booked their place in the final of the EJ Shanley & Sons-sponsored Spring Cup after defeating second division stable-mates and local rivals Trowbridge Wanderers Reserves 2-1 in a thrilling encounter at Stanley Park.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION ONE: Bradley loss sends Eagles down

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

2:14pm Monday 14th April 2014

AFTER making their Division One debut this season, Calne Eagles will be saying goodbye to it at the end of this term after a 5-0 loss at home to a ten-man North Bradley sent them back to Division Two.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION TWO: Worton win battle of the villages

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

2:01pm Monday 14th April 2014

RELEGATION from Division Two may have been confirmed for Bratton many weeks ago but after last week's mauling at the hands of Bradford United Reserves, Dave Griffin’s side were hoping to bring the curtain down on their season with a victory away at fellow strugglers Worton & Cheverell.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION THREE: Perfect record for White Horse

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

1:58pm Monday 14th April 2014

IT WAS a case of David verses Goliath as Division Three champions White Horse FC, who have won all of their 15 league games to date, squared up to basement side The Stiffs, who, after the withdrawal of Drummer Boy, were still looking for their first win of the season.

FOOTBALL: The perfect finish is an achievable target for Foster’s rocking Robins

Wiltshire Times: Frome Town manager Adrian Foster

2:10pm Friday 11th April 2014

FROME Town boss Adrian Foster doesn’t see any reason why his troops can’t finish the season by winning every one of their five remaining matches.

FOOTBALL: Perrin is staggered by midweek call-off

Wiltshire Times: Melksham’s Ben Thomson flies into a challenge during Saturday’s goalless draw against Willand Rovers Photo: Diane Vose (DV1235-005)

2:39pm Thursday 10th April 2014

MELKSHAM Town manager Darren Perrin says he was ‘gobsmacked and flabbergasted’ to hear that his side’s trip to Gillingham Town on Tuesday evening had been postponed.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION TWO: Westwood hit nine to finish second

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

12:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

WESTWOOD News went into their final league match of the season needing to beat Bradford United Reserves and win by nine clear goals in the process to pip Trowbridge Town Reserves to the runners-up spot in Division Two.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION ONE: Wanderers fight back for deserved point

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

11:21am Wednesday 9th April 2014

DIVISION One basement side Trowbridge Wanderers would have been looking forward to their Tuesday evening clash at home to an out-of-sorts Semington Magpies.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Melksham's Gills trip called off

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

3:59pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

MELKSHAM Town's trip to Gillingham Town in the Toolstation League Premier Division tonight has been postponed.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION THREE: United move third after Polenez success

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

2:00pm Monday 7th April 2014

WITH the top two places in Division Three already sorted, United FC moved into third place thanks to a resounding 6-1 victory over rivals Polenez Westbury on their own home at Clarendon Academy.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION TWO: Bradford alive in battle to beat the drop

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

1:30pm Monday 7th April 2014

THE only fixture in Division Two saw all eyes focused on the bottom-of-the-table battle between Bradford United Reserves and already-relegated Bratton.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION ONE: Eagles take points in relegation scrap

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

1:00pm Monday 7th April 2014

IN A game at the bottom of Division One, Steeple Ashton knew that avoiding defeat would secure their own survival in the division at the expense of visitors Calne Eagles.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE SPRING CUP: Westwood spring into cup semi-finals

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

12:30pm Monday 7th April 2014

SECOND Division Westwood News are the third side through to the semi-finals of this season’s EJ Shanley & Sons-sponsored Spring Cup after they defeated third division outfit Trowbridge Rangers 5-1 at Bobbins Lane to set up a meeting with either Lacock FC or United FC for the chance to play Trowbridge Town or Trowbridge Wanderers Reserves in the final later this month.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE KNOCKOUT CUP: Lacock on course to retain trophy

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

12:00pm Monday 7th April 2014

SECOND Division champions Lacock FC remain on course to retain the Chantry Digital Ltd-sponsored Knockout Cup after ending Worton & Cheverell’s hopes of reaching a second successive final.

FOOTBALL: Bradford move to within two wins of title

Wiltshire Times: Bradford Town’s Sam Jordan celebrates after netting the opening goal against Bemerton Heath Harlequins on Saturday

3:43pm Sunday 6th April 2014

BRADFORD Town moved to within five points of the Toolstation League First Division title as they hit bottom side Portishead Town for six on Saturday.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Westbury United 0 Wellington 2

Wiltshire Times: Girls' football team seeking to sign more under-sevens

12:00pm Sunday 6th April 2014

THIS was a flattering result for the visitors who were put under pressure for large parts of the match and scored through two soft goals.

CALOR LEAGUE SOUTHERN PREMIER DIVISION: Bashley 0 Frome Town 4

10:00am Sunday 6th April 2014

A VERY good away performance saw Frome Town comfortably win at relegated Bashley thanks to a brace of goals in each half.

FOOTBALL ROUND-UP: ‘Now we must finish the job’

Wiltshire Times: Melksham’s Gary Perrott gets his toe to the ball in the Intel penalty area last weekend

10:30am Friday 4th April 2014

PAUL Shanley is backing his Bradford Town players to maintain their focus and wrap up the Toolstation League First Division title.

CALOR LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Final flourish would be just reward for Robins, says Foster

Wiltshire Times: Jon Vance scored twice for Frome to send them to the Somerset Premier Cup final

10:30am Friday 4th April 2014

ADRIAN Foster would love to see his Frome Town players rewarded for their efforts this season with the Somerset Premier Cup.

SOMERSET PREMIER CUP SEMI FINAL: Frome Town 3 Odd Down 2 (AET)

Wiltshire Times: Jon Vance scored Frome's winner from the penalty spot last night

8:23am Thursday 3rd April 2014

FROME Town are through to the final of the Somerset Premier Cup after an extra-time triumph over Toolstation League Premier Division side Odd Down last night.

FOOTBALL: Warminster triumph secures top-two finish for Bradford

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

8:18am Thursday 3rd April 2014

WARMINSTER Town's 2-1 win over Barnstaple Town at Weymouth Street last night confirmed that Wiltshire neighbours Bradford Town will finish in the top two in the Toolstation League First Division this season.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION THREE: Win seals title for White Horse

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

10:00am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

HAVING picked up maximum points from their two matches on Saturday, White Horse just need another victory to see them crowned Division Three champions.

TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Almondsbury UWE 0 Bradford Town 3

Wiltshire Times: Bradford Town’s Sam Jordan celebrates after netting the opening goal against Bemerton Heath Harlequins on Saturday

9:46am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

BRADFORD Town goal-machine Sam Jordan hit another stunning milestone as normal service was resumed in Paul Shanley's side's Toolstation League First Division title charge.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION ONE: Lamb win thriller to move second

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

9:00am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

LAMB FC entertained Semington Magpies at Whaddon Lane in midweek and it was Tony Stevens' hosts who came out on top as they edged a seven-goal thriller to keep their slim hopes of finishing as Division One runners up alive.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION THREE: White Horse have title in their sights

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

1:30pm Monday 31st March 2014

WHITE Horse FC picked up maximum points from their two games at the weekend.

TROWBRIDGE & DISTRICT LEAGUE DIVISION THREE: Gray day for Heytesbury

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

1:00pm Monday 31st March 2014

DIVISION Two champions Lacock FC were probably expecting a much easier time than they had at home to Heytesbury who, although losing 3-2 against Joe Martin and Martin Bradfield’s side, made the hosts work extremely hard to preserve their unbeaten record for the season.




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