Town set for final Premier test

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 1st August 2015

A SELL-OUT crowd will see the last in the series of Town’s pre-season fixtures against Premier League opposition tomorrow as Liverpool head to the County Ground (4pm).

Rossiter hails Robins' resilience

This Is Wiltshire:

11:35pm Friday 31st July 2015

SWINDON Robins boss Alun Rossiter took the chance to give himself a well deserved pat on the back after he masterminded a memorable win away at Lakeside Hammers.

CHEQUERED FLAG REPORT: Lakeside Hammers 43 Swindon Robins 50

This Is Wiltshire:

9:42pm Friday 31st July 2015

SWINDON Robins made it three wins in the space of a week as they took a hold of fourth place with a 50-43 win away to Lakeside Hammers.

GYMNASTICS: Halford's golden treble

This Is Wiltshire: Laura Halford

7:50pm Friday 31st July 2015

LAURA Halford claimed three more gold medals after another excellent day at the British Gymnastics Championships.

ATHLETICS: Brothers are on form

This Is Wiltshire:

3:00pm Friday 31st July 2015

HILPERTON twins John and Robert Howorth, competing for the composite Team Avon outfit, claimed good results at the final Youth Development League U20/17 match at Swansea.

WILTSHIRE DIVISION: Oh, what a day for Trowbridge

This Is Wiltshire:

2:00pm Friday 31st July 2015

LAST Saturday, Trowbridge couldn’t have asked for a batter set of results ahead of a crucial three-week period in the Wiltshire Division title race, according to captain Mike Reynolds.

BOXING: Promoter Hennessy plots the next move for ‘diamond’ Blackwell

This Is Wiltshire:

2:00pm Friday 31st July 2015

WITH just the right amount of polish, Mick Hennessy expects his ‘diamond in the rough’ Nick Blackwell to shine at the highest level.

It's a breeze for Howell in Aberdeen

This Is Wiltshire:

5:15pm Friday 31st July 2015

DAVID Howell turned in a sublime performance to sweep into the third round of the Saltire Energy Paul Lawrie Matchplay with a dominant 6&4 success over David Drysdale this afternoon.

THE LOWDOWN: Batting woes are to blame

This Is Wiltshire:

12:00pm Friday 31st July 2015

WE’VE got two games to go, starting with Herefordshire this weekend, and we’re fifth in the table so I think any chance of winning the championship is over for us.

GLOS/WILTS DIVISION: Davie’s cold-blooded challengers bare their teeth

This Is Wiltshire:

12:00pm Friday 31st July 2015

WARMINSTER skipper Tom Davie thinks that his side sent out a fearsome warning to title-rivals Chippenham and Rockhampton as they obliterated Swindon last weekend.

CYCLING: Westbury team saddle up for big race

This Is Wiltshire:

12:00pm Friday 31st July 2015

FOUR members of Westbury Wheelers Cycling Club are to take part in the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 on Sunday.

BOXING: Defence out of the way, now it’s a rest for Nick

This Is Wiltshire:

12:00pm Friday 31st July 2015

NICK Blackwell earned plenty of plaudits after dispatching Damon Jones to defend his British middleweight title but perhaps most importantly, he has earned some much-needed respite.

TRIATHLON: Freddie weathers challenge for bronze

This Is Wiltshire:

11:00am Friday 31st July 2015

WILTSHIRE triathlete Freddie Webb is celebrating his second podium position of the season after securing a bronze medal at the British Triathlon Championship (Youth) in Liverpool.

PRE-SEASON: Chippenham Town 2 Weston-super-Mare 0

This Is Wiltshire:

9:02am Friday 31st July 2015

CHIPPENHAM Town continued their impressive pre-season form by putting National League South opponents Weston-super-Mare to the sword last night.

WEPL 2ND XI: Warminster resurrect survival hopes

This Is Wiltshire:

8:00am Friday 31st July 2015

WARMINSTER are off the bottom of the Premier Two 2nd XI division after a comfortable seven-wicket win over Goatacre last weekend.

BOXING: Ill Blackwell’s lays low the challenge of Jones

This Is Wiltshire:

8:00am Friday 31st July 2015

COME the end of Saturday night’s card at the Derby Arena, a relieved Nick Blackwell no longer sported the biggest headache in the ring.

ATHLETICS: Spin it to win it for Talbot in China

This Is Wiltshire: Danny Talbot celebrates after winning the 200m in Birmingham today

7:30am Friday 31st July 2015

TEN years after launching his career, Danny Talbot will make his senior debut on the global stage after being selected to run the 200m at next month’s World Championships in Beijing, WRITES KEVIN FAHEY.

SWINDON ROBINS 50 LAKESIDE HAMMERS 39: Guest Branford comes up trumps as hosts hold off valiant Hammers

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Friday 31st July 2015

ALUN Rossiter never takes anything for granted, as the Swindon Robins’ hard-fought home victory over the Lakeside Hammers last night proved.

FOOTBALL: Leg break blights Melksham friendly

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Friday 31st July 2015

MELKSHAM Town’s preparations for the new season saw them take on another of manager Darren Perrin’s former sides last weekend but their clash with Paulton Rovers was soured by injury.

SPEEDWAY LIVE: Lakeside Hammers v Swindon Robins

This Is Wiltshire:

7:01pm Friday 31st July 2015

Join sports reporter Matt Edwards as he brings you all the action from Lakeside for tonight's meeting between Lakeside Hammers and Swindon Robins.

Former Town ace Jack joins Boro

This Is Wiltshire: Jack Stephens

5:19pm Friday 31st July 2015

CHAMPIONSHIP side Middlesbrough have signed Jack Stephens on a season-long loan from Southampton.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE: Marine snap up striker Bailey

This Is Wiltshire:

11:13am Friday 31st July 2015

SWINDON Supermarine have bolstered their attacking options with the signing of young striker Ollie Bailey.

PREMIER TWO: Sellars keen to stress the big picture

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Friday 31st July 2015

COACH Luke Sellars wants Lechlade’s lowly league position to be taken with a pinch of salt.

GLOS/WILTS DIVISION: Swindon skip Staff backing young stars

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Friday 31st July 2015

ANDY Staff says putting the faith in youth is the right way to go for Swindon.

WILTSHIRE DIVISION: Purton are out to push on again

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Friday 31st July 2015

PURTON skipper Aaron Lee says his team are out to set the record straight as they looked to continue their upturn in form at home to Devizes this weekend.

CHEQUERED FLAG REPORT: Swindon Robins 50 Lakeside Hammers 39

This Is Wiltshire:

9:17pm Thursday 30th July 2015

SWINDON Robins stayed the course to bounce back to winning ways at the first time of asking against the Lakeside Hammers this evening.

SPEEDWAY LIVE: Swindon Robins v Lakeside Hammers

This Is Wiltshire:

7:01pm Thursday 30th July 2015

Join sports reporter Dan Barnes for live coverage of the Swindon Robins' Elite League meeting with the Lakeside Hammers

Town add Robert with Vigouroux looking likely to follow

This Is Wiltshire:

5:11pm Thursday 30th July 2015

SWINDON Town have confirmed the signing of Fabien Robert on a one-year deal and look set to announce keeper Lawrence Vigouroux on a season-long loan.

Henderson and co likely to be absent from County Ground friendly

This Is Wiltshire: Target: Liverpool's Wearside-born Jordan Henderson takes a shot at goal

3:56pm Thursday 30th July 2015

LIVERPOOL have released a list of names for their trip to Helsinki, which suggest some high-profile stars will not be at the County Ground on Sunday.

Champion Laura completes national hat-trick

This Is Wiltshire: British and Welsh champion Laura Halford

10:24pm Thursday 30th July 2015

CRICKLADE'S Laura Halford was crowned the 2015 rhythmic gymnastics all-around champion at the first ever British Gymnastics Championships Series at Liverpool's Echo Arena, today.

Howarth set for Abbey return with Lakeside

This Is Wiltshire:

2:22pm Thursday 30th July 2015

FORMER Swindon rider Kyle Howarth is set to line up against the Robins this evening with Lakeside Hammers.

Smith earns England indoor call-up

This Is Wiltshire: Neil Smith

3:24pm Thursday 30th July 2015

NEIL Smith's dream has come true - after several near-misses he has finally been selected to represent England in an indoor Test match.

CANOEING: Calum’s wild test

This Is Wiltshire:

3:00pm Thursday 30th July 2015

CHIPPENHAM teenager Calum Gingell is gearing himself up to head stateside and take on some of the world’s best young paddlers next week in only his third international competition.

RUGBY LEAGUE: Romans’ pride at Parkin’s pioneering trip to Bosnia

This Is Wiltshire:

11:00am Thursday 30th July 2015

BATH & Wiltshire Romans player David Parkin has taken part in a rugby league tour of Bosnia with the GB Pioneers.

SWIMMING: London stint lifts Millward

This Is Wiltshire:

11:33am Thursday 30th July 2015

FIVE-TIME Paralympic medallist Stephanie Millward hailed the inspirational atmosphere of the London Aquatics Centre as she continued her comeback from illness at Sunday’s National Paralympic Day meet.

Rosco wants a response from his Robins after sinking by the Pirates

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Thursday 30th July 2015

SWINDON Robins boss Alun Rossiter has called for an immediate response to their crushing defeat at the hands of Elite League champions Poole Pirates last night.

Ward effect serves to see Pirates sink Robins

This Is Wiltshire:

11:11pm Wednesday 29th July 2015

SWINDON Robins boss Alun Rossiter reckons the return of Darcy Ward to Wimborne Road gave Poole Pirates all the motivation they needed to inflict a heavy defeat on his side.

ANGLING: Practice makes perfect for Paul as he reels in canal prize

This Is Wiltshire:

9:30am Thursday 30th July 2015

DEVIZES’ Paul Passmore took top honours in the practice match for the upcoming First Division National Championship match on the Gloucester Canal at Purton and Cambridge Arms, landing 41lb 14oz of bream.

BASKETBALL: Deane ready for American adventure

This Is Wiltshire:

9:00am Thursday 30th July 2015

IN SEVEN days’ time, Deane Williams will be travelling thousands of miles to begin his new life as a student-athlete in the United States, writes DAN BARNES.

MOTORSPORT: Honours go to Jake

This Is Wiltshire:

9:00am Thursday 30th July 2015

DEVIZES racer Jake Honour put his troubled Michelin Clio Cup Road Series season back on track at Brands Hatch on Sunday by taking a superb victory in a rain-lashed round nine - his first win of the 2015 campaign.

PREMIER TWO: Murphy’s law lifts Goatacre

This Is Wiltshire:

6:00am Thursday 30th July 2015

GOATACRE boosted their chances of survival with a hard-fought 16-run victory on their trip to Lechlade.

WEPL 2ND XI DIVISION: Five-star Chaplin’s a real winner as second string force visiting collapse

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Thursday 30th July 2015

CRAIG Chaplin claimed a fabulous five-wicket haul as Corsham beat local rivals Bath by 42 runs in Premier One 2nd XI Division.

LIAM DAWSON: A match that I will treasure

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Thursday 30th July 2015

Calne's Hampshire all-rounder on the first-class cricket scene

ATHLETICS: Eleanor on form to set new mark

This Is Wiltshire: Gemma Shepherd

5:30am Thursday 30th July 2015

WILTSHRE youngster Eleanor Webster shot to the top of the UK rankings for U13 girls after a superb performance at the Cheltenham Midsummer Open meeting, WRITES KEVIN FAHEY.

Howell playing the man at new knockout event

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Thursday 30th July 2015

SWINDON’S David Howell is looking forward to the rare opportunity to play match play golf as he looks to get himself back into the top 100 in the world.

GYMNASTICS: Halford bidding for a hat-trick of GB titles

This Is Wiltshire: Laura Halford

5:30am Thursday 30th July 2015

SWINDON gymnast Laura Halford is looking for a three-peat of British Rhythmic Gymnastics titles at Echo Arena in Liverpool today.

ATHLETICS: Nyle’s not being left behind

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Thursday 30th July 2015

NYLE Clinton showed that it is not only training partner Ciaran Cooper who is hitting his stride as he also produced a sparkling personal best on the track, writes Kevin Fahey.

MARTIAL ARTS: Phoenix rise to world success in London

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Thursday 30th July 2015

TWO Phoenix Taekwondo students travelled to London to compete in the UITF World Championships, with Frank Wall returning with a global title.

SKATER HOCKEY: Coleman heroics get Swindon Flames burning bright

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Thursday 30th July 2015

ROUND four of the Bisha South West Senior League at Ridgeway Leisure Centre saw Swindon Flames achieve two wins.

SPEEDWAY LIVE: Poole Pirates v Swindon Robins

This Is Wiltshire:

6:55pm Wednesday 29th July 2015

Join us for live coverage as the Swindon Robins travel to champions Poole Pirates in the Elite League.









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