Rosco: ‘Let’s dream big’

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 2nd August 2014

“DREAM big and believe.”

Alana is Sargent major

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 2nd August 2014

PROUD Alana Sargent is out to prove that wheelchair rugby league is far from a man’s world after becoming the sport’s first-ever female national head coach.

SWIMMING: Millward excited by IPC Euros

This Is Wiltshire: Stephanie Millward

3:30pm Friday 1st August 2014

WILTSHIRE swim star Stephanie Millward is looking forward to finding out just how far she’s come in the last eight months when she hits the pool at next week’s IPC European Swimming Championships in Eindhoven.

Batchelor targets a repeat display

This Is Wiltshire:

3:18pm Friday 1st August 2014

ROBINS number one Troy Batchelor wants his Australia side to put in a repeat performance at Bydgoszcz tomorrow night as they target their first World Cup victory since 2012.

VOLLEYBALL: Yasmin’s world lift

This Is Wiltshire:

2:00pm Friday 1st August 2014

POULSHOT teenager Yasmin Kaashoek hopes to have laid down a marker for future international success after helping England to a top-ten finish at the FIVB U17 World Championships.

ATHLETICS: Loren over the moon

This Is Wiltshire:

12:30pm Friday 1st August 2014

LOREN Bleaken is still coming to terms with the fact that she is a World Junior Championship medallist, writes Kevin Fahey.

ATHLETICS: It’s double first for Avon at Clermont Waterfront

This Is Wiltshire:

12:00pm Friday 1st August 2014

AVON Valley’s Mike Rose and Kiersty Barnett were first male and first female at the recent Clermont Waterfront Parkrun with times of 18:13 and 22:17 respectively.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Reed's silver lining

This Is Wiltshire:

9:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

TOM Reed’s Commonwealth Games performance gained him the royal seal of approval but the Devizes judoka is still wrestling with the maelstrom of emotions thrown up by his silver medal in Glasgow.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Talbot keeps his head held high

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

11:47am Friday 1st August 2014

DANNY Talbot saw his chances of a medal go up in smoke in the Commonwealth Games 200m final but the 23-year-old refused to be too downhearted after the result.

NEIL SHARDLOW: I'm happy for us to be in pole

This Is Wiltshire: Wiltshire team boss Neil Shardlow

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

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

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Dai-ing for the season to end after a poor Games

This Is Wiltshire: Dai Greene

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

DAI Greene is calling time on his season after another disappointing performance at a home Games in Glasgow.

MOTOCROSS: King returns to the Castle with no fears after last years’ injury

This Is Wiltshire:

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

URCHFONT motocross rider Catherine King doesn’t think that she’ll be put off as she returns to the track where she lost the tip of one her fingers .

CRICKET: Killer Corsham show teeth in seven-wicket win

This Is Wiltshire:

10:30am Friday 1st August 2014

CORSHAM’S Steve Bullen was chuffed to see his team rediscover their killer instinct as they swept aside Weston-super-Mare by seven wickets last weekend.

CRICKET: Goatacre near safety after win over Chard

This Is Wiltshire:

10:20am Friday 1st August 2014

GOATACRE opener Ed Wilkins feels one more victory, against Minehead this weekend, should be enough to keep his side safe in WEPL Premier Two after their latest win against Chard.

CRICKET: Don’t curb your enthusiasm, says Tom

This Is Wiltshire:

10:10am Friday 1st August 2014

WARMINSTER skipper Tom Davie is hoping that his troops can maintain their enthusiasm for the final month of the season, despite their campaign edging towards mid-table obscurity.

CRICKET: Biddestone shock table-toppers

This Is Wiltshire: Biddestone skipper Jamie Mitchell (centre)

10:10am Friday 1st August 2014

SKIPPER Jamie Mitchell was delighted to see his Biddestone side finally show the Glos/Wilts Division just what they’re capable of as they claimed the scalp of league leaders Lechlade last weekend.

CRICKET: Trowbridge left Hart-broken as their captain steps down

This Is Wiltshire:

10:00am Friday 1st August 2014

TROWBRIDGE look set to complete the season without a recognised captain after skipper Alex Hart stepped away from the club.


This Is Wiltshire:

10:00am Friday 1st August 2014

WOOTTON Bassett captain Darren Beasant was happy his side enjoyed the perfect preparation to this weekend’s top-of-the-table showdown with Malmesbury, as they edged out Bradford-on-Avon by six wickets.

CRICKET: Darran’s six appeal too much for Marsh

This Is Wiltshire:

10:00am Friday 1st August 2014

BURBAGE & Easton Royal picked up a vital victory over title rivals Marshfield last weekend but skipper Tom Wallbridge is continuing to preach caution over the villagers’ title quest.

SPORT: The final chance to vote for Stars of Tomorrow

This Is Wiltshire:

9:00am Friday 1st August 2014

Today is the last day to nominate a young athlete for our Stars of Tomorrow competition being run with Bag4Sport Foundation.

Howell happy with start despite his poor putting

This Is Wiltshire: David Howell did not make the cut at the KLM Open

5:30am Friday 1st August 2014

DAVID Howell was pleased with his opening round at the Bridgestone Invitational despite a disappointing display on the greens.

Rosco’s praise for champ Woffy

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon Robins and Great Britain boss Alun Rossiter

5:30am Friday 1st August 2014

GREAT Britain boss Alun Rossiter has lavished praise on world champion Tai Woffinden, comparing his captain to legendary Swede Tony Rickardsson.

Fisher full of praise for his new Highworth squad

This Is Wiltshire: Highworth manager John Fisher

5:30am Friday 1st August 2014

HIGHWORTH Town manager John Fisher believes his has got the strongest squad he has had during his reign at the club.

Louise Hunt-ing a second Olympics

This Is Wiltshire: Wanborough’s Louise Hunt claimed the title this week

5:30am Friday 1st August 2014

THERE may still be two years to go before the next Olympics but Louise Hunt still has her eyes firmly fixed on the Rio Games in 2016.

RUGBY LEAGUE: The Saints qualify for play-offs

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Friday 1st August 2014

SWINDON St George have qualified for the West of England Premier League play-offs.

Swindon skipper praises Yadav contribution

This Is Wiltshire: Liam Tucker

5:30am Friday 1st August 2014

SWINDON captain Liam Tucker has praised the impact made by Vibhor Yadav at the County Ground.

PRE-SEASON: Chippenham Town 1 Melksham Town 0

This Is Wiltshire:

10:02pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A LEE Phillips goal inside the first five minutes proved enough for Chippenham Town to beat Toolstation League neighbours Melksham Town in a competitive, hard-fought penultimate pre-season friendly of the summer.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Talbot seventh as the Jamaicans dominate

This Is Wiltshire: Danny Talbot is hoping for a Commonwealth Games run when the England team is announced on Monday

9:24pm Thursday 31st July 2014

DANNY Talbot finished seventh as Jamaica pulled off a clean sweep in the men's 200m final at the Commonwealth Games tonight.

Batchelor and Australia join the World Cup final party

This Is Wiltshire: Troy Batchelor tastes the champage PICTURE COURTESY OF SGP

8:28pm Thursday 31st July 2014

SWINDON Robins will have three representatives in Saturday's World Cup final after Troy Batchelor helped Australia progress from the Race-Off tonight.

Howell struggles on the greens

This Is Wiltshire: Howell off to a flyer at Tshwane Open

6:50pm Thursday 31st July 2014

DAVID Howell was left to rue a poor putting performance on day one of the Bridgestone Invitational in Ohio.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Talbot into 200m final

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

6:41pm Thursday 31st July 2014

TROWBRIDGE Tornado Danny Talbot will go fo glory in tonight's 200m final at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow after finishing second in his semi-final this evening.

Bees fixture rescheduled

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon Robins speedway

4:40pm Thursday 31st July 2014

SWINDON Robins have agreed a new date for their Elite League match at Coventry.

ANGLING: Melksham’s Escott wins again in Trowbridge Seniors at Cuckoos Rest

This Is Wiltshire: Shiplate Fishing Club latest

4:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

IN form Jim Escott from Melksham chalked up another fine win in the Trowbridge Seniors match with an all roach catch weighing 17lb 8oz taken on pole fished pellets close in.

SPORT: Final chance to vote in Stars of Tomorrow

This Is Wiltshire:

2:08pm Thursday 31st July 2014

TODAY is the last day to nominate a young athlete for our Stars of Tomorrow competition being run with Bag4Sport Foundation.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Carlin not complaining

This Is Wiltshire:

1:43pm Thursday 31st July 2014

WILTSHIRE’S Jazz Carlin wasn’t scoffing at a second medal in as many nights on Tuesday, despite just missing out on another gold in Glasgow.

FOOTBALL: Town on the verge of landing Trowbridge lad Turnbull

This Is Wiltshire:

1:31pm Thursday 31st July 2014

SWINDON Town are looking to complete a season-long loan deal for Trowbridge’s Jordan Turnbull.

Howell targeting top-eight finish and place at USPGA

This Is Wiltshire: David Howell

5:30am Thursday 31st July 2014

DAVID Howell is looking for a place in the top eight at this week’s Bridgestone Invitational to secure a place at the US PGA Championships.

Taylor gets glowing praise after signing new Cats deal

This Is Wiltshire: Floyd Taylor, left

5:30am Thursday 31st July 2014

AARON Nell has hailed Floyd Taylor as one of the best young players in the country after he signed a new deal to remain with Swindon Wildcats.

Batch says Holder is key for Australia

This Is Wiltshire: REIGNING WORLD CHAMPION: Poole's Chris Holder

5:30am Thursday 31st July 2014

TROY Batchelor has admitted the fitness of former world champion Chris Holder could hold the key to Australia’s chances of making Saturday’s World Cup final.

Lechlade keen for a speedy retort

This Is Wiltshire: Wiltshire’s Joe Breet hits another boundary during Sunday’s win over Cornwall, watched by wicketkeeper Paul Smith

5:06pm Thursday 31st July 2014

CAPTAIN Joe Breet will be looking for his Lechlade side to regain their winning ways when Chipping Sodbury visit the Manor Ground on Saturday.

SWIMMING: Flack flies to PB at ASA Nationals

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Thursday 31st July 2014

OLIVIA Flack set a new personal best at the British Gas ASA National Championships yesterday.

ANGLING: Townsend claims Avon crown

This Is Wiltshire: Gillespie’s ton keeps Malmesbury in touch with league leaders

5:30am Thursday 31st July 2014

SWINDON’S Pete Townsend took the top honours at the Avon SCC match at Portman and Scotland Road on the River Avon on Saturday.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Talbot cruises through 200m heat

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

10:38am Wednesday 30th July 2014

DANNY Talbot's quest for a Commonwealth Games medal remains on track after the Trowbridge Tornado breezed into tomorrow's 200m semi-finals.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Second medal for Carlin

This Is Wiltshire:

9:14am Wednesday 30th July 2014

JAZZ Carlin picked up her second medal of the Commonwealth Games last night as she took the silver in the women's 400m freestyle.

MOTORSPORT: Simon keen to get back in the groove

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon's Simon Belcher, above right, receives his Masters Cup trophy

5:30am Wednesday 30th July 2014

SWINDON’S Simon Belcher is relishing his return to competitive action when the British Touring Car Championship resumes for the second half of the season at Snetterton 300 Circuit this weekend.

TOM BASSAM ON TV: Games tests the talent pool at BBC

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Wednesday 30th July 2014

THE Commonwealth Games may not be the most prestigious of international multi-sport competitions.

RUGBY LEAGUE: Victory at last for St George

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon St George captain George Cowley

5:30am Wednesday 30th July 2014

SWINDON St George vice-captain Gwyn Jenkins believes his team’s first win of the season creates a platform for a title-push next season.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Starting again for new Bassett manager Braithwaite

This Is Wiltshire: New Bassett boss Paul Braithwaite

5:30am Wednesday 30th July 2014

MANAGER Paul Braithwaite has had to completely rebuild his Wootton Bassett Town squad after all but one player left the club.

Kildemand confirmed in Danish side

This Is Wiltshire: Kildemand.jpg

11:31pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

PETER Kildemand has been confirmed in the Danish team for Saturday's World Cup final, as reported by the Advertiser earlier this evening.

Worrall bags Golden Hammer

This Is Wiltshire: Steve Worrall arrives in the nick of time for his second ride of the day

10:28pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

SWINDON reserve Steve Worrall dropped just a single point as he won the prestigious Golden Hammer event at Cradley this evening.

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