LEAGUE ONE PLAY-OFF FINAL: Broken Cooper offers no excuses

This Is Wiltshire:

10:36pm Sunday 24th May 2015

TOWN boss Mark Cooper looked a broken figure as he came to greet the media after his side’s harrowing 4-0 play-off final defeat.


This Is Wiltshire:

1:59pm Sunday 24th May 2015

Join sports reporters Matt Edwards, Dan Barnes and Tom Bassam as they bring you all the events from the League One play-off final between Swindon Town and Preston North End

VIDEO: PLAY-OFFS 2015 - The fans were there... it was the players who didn’t show up

This Is Wiltshire:

11:12pm Sunday 24th May 2015

THE only thing which evaporated faster than Swindon Town’s hopes of promotion was the rate at which its supporters deserted Wembley yesterday evening.

LEAGUE ONE PLAY-OFF FINAL: Thompson reflects on worst three minutes of career

This Is Wiltshire:

10:15pm Sunday 24th May 2015

TOWN captain Nathan Thompson has described the opening minutes of today’s play-off final as the worst of his career.

LEAGUE ONE PLAY-OFF FINAL: Aussie ace Mass reflects on Wembley heartbreak

This Is Wiltshire:

10:19pm Sunday 24th May 2015

AFTER the final whistle sounded at Wembley, Massimo Luongo made time to wish an international colleague all the best for securing promotion to the Championship.

LEAGUE ONE PLAY-OFF FINAL: Power prepped for Town rebuilding job

This Is Wiltshire:

9:25pm Sunday 24th May 2015

CHAIRMAN Lee Power conceded that thoughts at Swindon Town would immediately turn to re-shaping Mark Cooper’s squad following this afternoon’s League One play-off final drubbing at the hands of Preston North End.

LEAGUE ONE PLAY-OFF FINAL 2015: Preston North End 4 Swindon Town 0

This Is Wiltshire:

7:25pm Sunday 24th May 2015

RED and white dreams were dashed in ruthless fashion as Swindon Town were savaged by Preston North End at Wembley.

LEAGUE ONE PLAY-OFF FINAL 2015: Foderingham "99 per cent sure" to leave Swindon

This Is Wiltshire:

8:00pm Sunday 24th May 2015

WES Foderingham says he is “99 per cent sure” he is leaving Swindon Town in the wake of their League One play-off final defeat to Preston at Wembley this afternoon.

PLAY-OFFS 2015: Final player ratings

This Is Wiltshire:

7:28pm Sunday 24th May 2015

ADVER Sport's Tom Bassam hands out his player ratings from Swindon Town's play-off final defeat to Preston.

PLAY-OFFS 2015: Final team news - Nathan Thompson starts

This Is Wiltshire: Nathan Thompson

4:47pm Sunday 24th May 2015

THE BIG positive for Swindon Town on the announcement of teamsheets at Wembley was the inclusion of captain Nathan Thompson.

PLAY-OFFS 2015: Robins fans depart for Wembley

This Is Wiltshire:

1:03pm Sunday 24th May 2015

A red sea of supporters enveloped the County Ground today, as loyal Swindon Town fans climbed aboard 14 coaches bound for the Wembley play-off final.

PLAY-OFFS 2015: Follow the match live with us and tell us about your day at Wembley

This Is Wiltshire:

11:17am Sunday 24th May 2015

THE BIG game is nearly upon us and we want Town supporters to get involved with our live coverage from Wembley this afternoon.

PLAY-OFFS 2015: 'My play-off final' - Micky Hazard, 1993

This Is Wiltshire:

9:00am Sunday 24th May 2015

ALL this week Adver Sport will be bringing you Town play-off final memories straight from the players' mouths. Here, Micky Hazard on an unforgettable day in May 1993

Tow path resurfacing causes waves in Devizes

This Is Wiltshire: Philippa Morgan is upset at the look of the new surface on the tow path. By Diane Vose (DV2235/05)

6:19am Sunday 24th May 2015

HIGHWAYS boss Philip Whitehead has assured canal users in Devizes that a black asphalt put on the tow path is only an under layer.

VIDEO: PLAY-OFFS 2015 - Disappointed fans urge club to go back to drawing board

This Is Wiltshire:

10:36pm Sunday 24th May 2015

FANS making up Swindon Town’s Red Army were left heartbroken as their heroes sunk to a 4-0 defeat in the League One play-off final.

Jailed: Teenage burglar who struggled with householder who confronted him

This Is Wiltshire:

7:54pm Sunday 24th May 2015

A TEENAGER who was caught in a garage attached to a home told the householder he was hungry and homeless – even though he lived around the corner.

PLAY-OFFS 2015: Thousands raised for prostate cancer charity

This Is Wiltshire: Sam Lucas collecting for the charity

7:45pm Sunday 24th May 2015

AS well as goals being scored, the League 1 play-off final saw thousands of pounds raised for Prostate Cancer UK.

A symphony win for Melksham

This Is Wiltshire: Melksham Flower Club members with their silver medal-winning entry at the Malvern Show

3:19pm Sunday 24th May 2015

Melksham Flower Club Achieves at Malvern Spring Show

Fire station visit is a hot favourite with Beckington youngsters

This Is Wiltshire: Springmead School pupils at Trowbridge fire station

3:17pm Sunday 24th May 2015

Springmead School, Beckington

Thank yous give Trowbridge Link driver a lift

This Is Wiltshire: Paula Astle, who retired at the end of May after being a volunteer driver with Trowbridge Link since 1999, with Helen Millgate, to whom she has given lifts through Link throughout that time. At the recent Link AGM, a presentation was made to Mrs Astle. Th

3:12pm Sunday 24th May 2015

The 16th AGM of the Trowbridge Area Community Link Scheme was held in the Usher Room at the Civic Centre.

Inner Wheel Club of Westbury

This Is Wiltshire: President Jean Heath accompanied by Joanna Earney presents the cheque to Fran Lewis

3:03pm Sunday 24th May 2015


Westbury infant pulls bag a fundraising success

This Is Wiltshire: Community events manager Lisa Litterick with the school council at Westbury Infants

3:02pm Sunday 24th May 2015

THE School Council at Westbury Infants have been celebrating after managing to bag themselves £188 towards improvements during playtimes including the purchase of a friendship bench.

Royal Wootton Bassett elderly tea party group turns 50

This Is Wiltshire: Carnival celebrities, town crier Owen Collier, Ann Godfrey and Mary Rance at the group's 40th anniversary celebration

11:02am Sunday 24th May 2015

Forty friendly years

Artist Ann Swan's visit to Rowde Academy

This Is Wiltshire: Artist Ann Swan with Rowde Academy pupil Austin Bowler and his strawberry drawing

10:38am Sunday 24th May 2015

CHILDREN at Rowde Academy got the chance to draw with a professional last week when botanical artist Ann Swan came to give a lesson on drawing a strawberry.

Devizes cadets in ten tor hike feat

10:31am Sunday 24th May 2015

Ten Tors Challenge, Dartmoor 2015

Chippenham Young Farmers win trophy at annual rally

This Is Wiltshire: Chippenham's Young Farmers Club chairman Sam Maidment with the winning shield after the Wiltshire Federation of Young Farmers' annual rally

10:17am Sunday 24th May 2015

CHIPPENHAM Young Farmers beat seven other clubs from across the county at the Wiltshire Federation of Young Farmers' annual rally.

Youngsters impress at Young Musician of Wiltshire performance

This Is Wiltshire: Young Musician of Wiltshire competition winners (L-R) Emma Williams, Katherine Stonham and Vincent Ling

10:02am Sunday 24th May 2015

YOUNG Trowbridge musician Katherine Stonham triumphed in Devizes at the weekend when she won the final of the Young Musician of Wiltshire competition.

Cross Manufacturing workers run marathon in memory of Devizes colleague

This Is Wiltshire: Simon Gilbert

10:02am Sunday 24th May 2015

MORE than £4,000 has been raised by two Cross Manufacturing employees who ran the London Marathon last month in memory of colleague Terry Jeske.

PLAY-OFFS 2015: Fans mob STFC legend Lee Peacock

This Is Wiltshire:

10:49pm Sunday 24th May 2015

FANS mobbed Swindon Town legend Lee Peacock before the play-off final.

Fire breaks out in Cricklade Road workshop

This Is Wiltshire: Firefighters attend a call in Southampton, fire engine appliance. Tuesday 3rd February 2015. (21723756)

3:00pm Sunday 24th May 2015

A fire which broke out at a workshop on Cricklade Road this morning took more than two hours to successfully extinguish.

Barclay's Bank robbers nab cash haul in raid

This Is Wiltshire:

6:07pm Sunday 24th May 2015

A GANG of bank thieves are being hunted by police following an early morning raid on a Barclay’s branch in West Swindon.

Making people feel safe and not judged

This Is Wiltshire: Lady Lansdowne has donated the hat she wore to the wedding of Prince Charles and Camilla Parker-Bowles to Headway as part of the hats for Headway campaign. Pictured are Mark Jennings and centre manager Jane Weston

6:03pm Sunday 24th May 2015

“THE biggest causes of brain injury,” said Jane Weston, “are having a stroke or a head injury. Road traffic accidents are the biggest cause of head injuries but there are falls.

Near miss train operator 'must improve'

This Is Wiltshire:

6:20pm Sunday 24th May 2015

AN IMPROVEMENT notice has been issued to the rail operator whose service narrowly missed a high speed train at Wootton Bassett Junction in March.

Hopes of replacement skatepark

This Is Wiltshire:

5:52pm Sunday 24th May 2015

COUNCIL chiefs say they have asked the developer behind the North Star project to include a skate park in its plans.

Coffee couple set to leave for Copenhagen

This Is Wiltshire:

5:50pm Sunday 24th May 2015

AUSSIE coffee-shop owner Jacky Collyer is making plans to move to Denmark with her husband after the Home Office rejected their appeal to stay in the country.

CANOEING: McKeever sixth in Germany

This Is Wiltshire: Ed McKeever is in Brazil for a three-week training camp as he hones his preparations for his title defence in 2016

10:19pm Sunday 24th May 2015

OLYMPIC champion Ed McKeever finished sixth in the A final of the K1 200m at the Canoe Sprint World Cup 2 event in Duisburg, Germany, today.

PLAY-OFFS 2015: Fans look for the positives after Wembley heartache

This Is Wiltshire: STFC Wembley 2015. Second half action from Swindon Town v Preston North End. Swindon Town fans pictured during the second half. Picture Stuart Harrison 24/5/2015. (27024409)

8:56pm Sunday 24th May 2015

A SEA of sad Swindon Town faces filtered out of Wembley Stadium, while Preston’s fans were having a party.

Top national award for autism project

This Is Wiltshire:

6:12pm Sunday 24th May 2015

A PROJECT which healthcare group Seqol helps oversee has won a prestigious award.

Woman airlifted after car ploughs into front of Lidl in Warminster

This Is Wiltshire:

6:21pm Saturday 23rd May 2015

A woman has been airlifted to hospital with suspected life changing injuries after a car collided with the front of a Lidl supermarket in Warminster today.

Explosion heard as gang hit bank in smash and grab

This Is Wiltshire:

5:06pm Saturday 23rd May 2015

A GANG made off from Barclay's bank in West Swindon in the early hours of this morning after setting off an explosion and damaging the cash machines.

Sutton Veny cancer survivor takes on triathlon to thank charity for its support

This Is Wiltshire: Luke Ponsonby in training for the Blenheim Palace Triathlon on June 14 (26654302)

1:46pm Saturday 23rd May 2015

HELICOPTER pilot Luke Ponsonby will be attempting his first triathlon next month in a bid to give back to the charity and hospital that helped him overcome blood cancer.

Beaufort Hunt volunteers on the hunt for missing gelding Josh

This Is Wiltshire:

1:38pm Saturday 23rd May 2015

Beaufort Hunt has experienced an amazing response to its appeals following the mysterious disappearance of a well known horse in its area.

Castle Mead primary School takes part in Barons' Charter Programme

This Is Wiltshire: Castle Mead schools Rowena and Natasha who represent the school at the Trowbridge Youth Parliament with Jenny Marshall of Baron Charter with a Baron Sculpture.Pics Trevor Porter (51438 1)

12:31pm Saturday 23rd May 2015

TROWBRIDGE primary school Castle Mead is one of 15 schools taking part in the Barons’ Charter Programme, with more than 100 pupils involved in designing their very own baron sculpture.

PLAY-OFFS 2015: Now win it for us all!

This Is Wiltshire:

10:39am Saturday 23rd May 2015

SWINDON Town fans have united to wish their heroes luck as they attempt to secure promotion at the home of English football, Wembley.

PLAY-OFFS 2015: Bookies quote generous odds for Swindon as Preston remain favourites

This Is Wiltshire:

10:26am Saturday 23rd May 2015

PRESTON North End remain the warm favourites for tomorrow’s tie with the bookmakers, but Town supporters may want to take advantage of some of the generous odds that are being offered.

Dustcart leads much-loved Ciro's final journey

This Is Wiltshire: Funeral of Ciro Cinquegrani  at Holy Rood Church. His hearse from Holy Rood to Kingsdown was led by dustcart.
Pic - gv
Date 22/5/15
Pic By Dave Cox (26917999)

3:50pm Friday 22nd May 2015

A DUSTCART leading a hearse slowed traffic towards the Kingsdown Cemetery today as Ciro ‘Cyril’ Cinquegrani made the journey to his final resting place.

Swindon restaurant is a shadow of its former self

This Is Wiltshire:

5:47pm Friday 22nd May 2015

MICHELLE TOMPKINS finds things are not what they used to be at the Jade Garden oriental restaurant

New mayor makes charity pledges

This Is Wiltshire:

6:15pm Friday 22nd May 2015

THE Mayor of Swindon for the next year, formally selected today, will be Councillor Andrew Bennett.

Figures show drop in truancy from Swindon schools

This Is Wiltshire:

4:50pm Friday 22nd May 2015

TOUGH new measures to cut down on truancy numbers in Swindon schools are proving effective with the latest data showing fewer pupils were absent during the past year.

PLAY-OFFS 2015: 'My play-off final' - Duncan Shearer, 1990

This Is Wiltshire:

9:00am Saturday 23rd May 2015

ALL this week Adver Sport will be bringing you Town play-off final memories straight from the players' mouths. First up today, Duncan Shearer on the 1-0 victory over Sunderland at Wembley in 1990

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