Breaking news Ritchings expected to make full recovery after release from hospital - Rossiter

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon Robins boss Alun Rossiter with Darryl Ritchings

1:11pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

DARRYL Ritchings is expected to make a “full, happy recovery” following his release from hospital, according to Swindon Robins manager Alun Rossiter.

ATHLETICS: Nominees named for Wiltshire awards

This Is Wiltshire: Avon Valley Runners’ Michael Towler, on his way to victory on Sunday

1:11pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

WILTSHIRE Athletic Association will host a presentation awards evening at the Devizes Sports & Social Club on Friday, June 6.

RACING: Hughes poised to return

This Is Wiltshire: Jockey Richard Hughes celebrates Sky Lantern's 1000 Guineas win for Wiltshire trainer Richard Hannon

9:45am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

RICHARD Hughes has been given the green light to return to race-riding at Sandown on Friday.

Klindt reacts to being dropped by Robins

This Is Wiltshire: Nicolai Klindt wins heat seven

5:30am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

NICOLAI Klindt says that he was left speechless when he was told the news that he was being axed by Swindon Robins.

THE NICOLAI KLINDT COLUMN: Goodbye and thank you Robins fans

This Is Wiltshire: Nicolai Klindt

5:30am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

I WOULD like to say thank you to all you Swindon fans who have supported me in my short time back at the club.

MOTORSPORT: Alessandro Latif - the teenage racing driver with no licence

This Is Wiltshire: Alessandro Latif

5:30am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

FOR a teenager without a licence, Alessandro Latif can’t half drive.

We haven't got out of third gear - Westall

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon's Adam Westall

5:30am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

SWINDON captain Adam Westall conceded his side have “not got out of third gear” over the course of the campaign, after they lost 34-14 to Witney in their final South West 1 East outing on Saturday.

RACING: Hannon's trio to tackle 2000 Guineas

This Is Wiltshire: Toormore ridden by Ryan Moore on their way to victory in the Novae Bloodstock Insurance Craven Stakes at Newmarket yesterday

5:49pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

RICHARD Hannon has confirmed he will be triple-handed in his bid to train a Classic winner in his own right at the first attempt with Night Of Thunder and Shifting Power joining leading light Toormore in the Qipco 2000 Guineas.

RUGBY: Devizes 2nd 37 Calne 12

This Is Wiltshire: RUGBY: Marlow 21 Devizes 32

4:08pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

DEVIZES 2nd secured their survival in Dorset & Wilts One North as they saw off relegated Calne at London Road.

RUGBY: Marlow 21 Devizes 32

This Is Wiltshire: SEASIDE WIN: Penybanc contined their good start to the season but were still left to rue missed chances.

4:06pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

DEVIZES wrapped up a top-half finish in their maiden South West One East season as they won a topsy-turvy clash at Marlow.

CRICKET: Another win for Wiltshire

This Is Wiltshire: Potterne skipper Neil Clark was in fine batting form with 195

3:34pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

WILTSHIRE continued their excellent early-season form as they beat Dorset by 80 runs in their final warm-up match at South Wilts on Monday.

FOOTBALL: County cup finalists suffer Bank Holiday defeats

This Is Wiltshire: 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.

SWIMMING: Millward leads Wiltshire representation for European Championships

This Is Wiltshire: Stephanie Millward won three medals at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, but is unsure whether she will take part in next year’s Games in Glasgow

3:27pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

FOUR Wiltshire swimmers have been named in the British Gas GB Para-Swimming team for the 2014 IPC Swimming European Championships in Eindhoven.


This Is Wiltshire: 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.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE: Champagne is on ice for Cirencester

5:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

CIRENCESTER Town put one hand on the Southern League Division One South & West title following their 2-1 win over Shortwood United.

CLUB OF THE WEEK: Swindon Youth's success story

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon Youth FC

5:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

THE Football League serves to provide different standards of professional football and generally speaking the right players end up at the right level. In youth football there is a void.

SWINDON SUNDAY LEAGUE: AFC Gas close in on the title

5:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

AFC Gas can wrap up the Swindon Sunday League title tomorrow night after their 3-0 win at Castrol moved them four points clear at the top of Division One with two games remaining.

WILTSHIRE LEAGUE: Southbrook and Supermarine set for title decider

This Is Wiltshire: Southbrook boss Albert Dearing

5:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

THE Wiltshire League’s leading two go head-to-head tomorrow in a battle which could decide where the Premier Division title will end up.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: 'Noisy neighbours' Shrivenham silence Fisher & Co

This Is Wiltshire: Sam Collier

5:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

JOHN Fisher admitted that his team deserved nothing as “the herberts up the road” Shrivenham put Highworth Town in their place.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE: Draw disappoints Supermarine boss Webb

This Is Wiltshire: Marine boss Dave Webb was delighted with the win

5:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

SWINDON Supermarine manager Dave Webb believes his side should have done better against struggling Guildford City as they moved back into the play-off places in Southern League Division One South & West.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Depleted Purton claim the honours against New College

This Is Wiltshire: Purton's Blaine Fitzgerald in action against New College

5:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A DEPLETED Purton side claimed the derby honours at home to New College in Hellenic League Division One West.

WOMEN'S FOOTBALL: Swindon Spitfires finish on a positive note

5:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

SWINDON Spitfires drew their top-of-the-table clash with Cheltenham Town 2-2 in the South West Women’s Footall League Premier Division on Thursday.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Wootton Bassett hope to bounce back

6:45pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

WOOTTON Bassett Town host Newbury Town in the Hellenic Premier Division this evening, hoping to get back to winning ways after elimination from the Supplementary Cup last time out.

JUDO: England call for Swindon's Walker

This Is Wiltshire: Steph Walker

5:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

SWINDON judoka Steph Walker has been selected in the England judo squad to travel to the Czech Republic next month.

AIR RIFLES: Supermarine and Brown Jack share the bragging rights

5:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

SUPERMARINE and Brown Jack met twice in the Swindon and District Air Rifle League this week, with each winning their home fixture. Supermarine won the first fixture 547-524 and Brown Jack emerged victorious from the second 543-539, with Pete Addinell scoring a vital Possible (maximum 60 points). Nick Goringe and Gary Leighfield scored Possibles for NALGO & CS, who lost to Lambourn C 554-544. Leaha Micklewright also registered a Possible for Lambourn. Lambourn A lost to VWH Cricklade, 578-564, with Anita Westall scoring a Possible for the home team and Don Franklin, Derek Rackley and Chris Elliott notching maximums for VWH Cricklade.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Davies delighted with Malmesbury's reaction

This Is Wiltshire: Malmesbury Victoria manager Gareth Davies saw his side finally return to action last night

5:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

MALMESBURY Victoria banished the memories of Saturday’s 7-0 thrashing at Lydney Town with a 4-0 dismantling of Carterton at the Flying Monk Ground.

NORTH BERKS LEAGUE: Faringdon lose to title-chasing Kintbury

5:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

KINTBURY Rangers need just one more win to claim their first North Berks League Division One title in 10 years following a 4-0 win at Faringdon Town.

SKATER HOCKEY: Three victories for Swindon Flames

5:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

SWINDON Flames recorded victories at three different age groups on their most recent visit to Farnborough Leisure Centre, including a thumping win over Chippy Trixters B for the Youth section.

SWIMMING: Millward secures second European qualifying time

This Is Wiltshire: Stephanie Millward

9:55pm Monday 21st April 2014

STEPHANIE Millward secured her second European qualification standard time of the British Para-Swimming International Meet in Glasgow tonight.

ANGLING: Blue is the colour for Ian

This Is Wiltshire: ANGLING: Jamie Rich wins VES league opener at Isle Brewers

10:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

IAN Willetts, of Bradford, carried off top prize at Saturday’s Blue Circle Open match with 110 lb 10 oz of carp.


This Is Wiltshire: 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

This Is Wiltshire: 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

This Is Wiltshire: 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.

RUGBY: Trowbridge firming up Twickenham plans

This Is Wiltshire: Trowbridge team manager Nobby Knight and head coach Steve Ojomoh celebrate Saturday's semi final win at Guildford  Photo: Trevor Porter (48658-16)

11:50am Monday 21st April 2014

TROWBRIDGE'S RFU Intermediate Cup final against Staffordshire side Leek at Twickenham will kick off at 3pm on Sunday, May 4.

RACING: Charlton's Clowance is up for the cup

This Is Wiltshire: Roger Charlton

10:35am Monday 21st April 2014

ROGER Charlton has earmarked the Chester Cup as a possible target for Clowance Estate after his narrow defeat in the Queen's Prize at Kempton on Saturday.


This Is Wiltshire: 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.

Swindon Robins axe Klindt

This Is Wiltshire: Nicolai Klindt

5:30am Monday 21st April 2014

IMPORT Nicolai Klindt has paid the price of a poor start to the Elite League with Swindon Robins showing the Dane the exit door.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE: Bevan eyes fairytale finish to his Cirencester career

This Is Wiltshire: Town's striker Jody Bevan who recently scored his 250th league goal

5:30am Monday 21st April 2014

CIRENCESTER Town striker Jody Bevan is hoping for a fairytale ending to his career today.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE: Webb targets two more wins for Supermarine

This Is Wiltshire: Dave Webb

5:30am Monday 21st April 2014

SWINDON Supermarine manager Dave Webb believes that his side can win their final two matches of the season after disposing of league-leaders Merthyr Town on Saturday.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: New College bid to finish on a high

5:30am Monday 21st April 2014

NEW College are looking to end their Hellenic League campaign with a bang when they make the short journey to Purton.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Collier claims there's no pressure on Shrivvy ahead of derby clash

This Is Wiltshire: Sam Collier

5:30am Monday 21st April 2014

SAM Collier says that the pressure is off him as he prepares for his first derby match as a manager.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Malmesbury boss upbeat despite heavy defeat

This Is Wiltshire: Malmesbury Victoria manager Gareth Davies saw his side finally return to action last night

5:30am Monday 21st April 2014

MALMESBURY Victoria manager Gareth Davies remained philosophical after watching his side thrashed by Lydney Town on Saturday.

Two meetings in one day is an experience to say the least

5:30am Monday 21st April 2014

WHEN I was told that I was going to be covering the speedway while our very own Andy Warren was away the first thing that crossed my mind was that I knew little about the sport.

RUGBY: Trowbridge skipper toasts Twickenham chance

This Is Wiltshire: Trowbridge captain Matt Howard will lead his side in the battle for a final appearance at Twickenham against Guildford tomorrow

9:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

TROWBRIDGE captain Matt Howard is coming to terms with the prospect of leading his side out at the home of English rugby in a fortnight's time after his side booked their place at the RFU Intermediate Cup final yesterday.


This Is Wiltshire: Chippenham Town's Joe McClennan

11:20am Sunday 20th April 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town failed to build on their early lead as they slipped to their 14th away league defeat of the season at Hitchin Town.

RUGBY: Trowbridge RFC book Twickenham date

This Is Wiltshire: Trowbridge celebrate after today's win at Guildford

5:33pm Saturday 19th April 2014

TROWBRIDGE RFC are on their way to Twickenham after a dramatic 19-17 victory over hosts Guildford in today's RFU Intermediate Cup semi final.

RUGBY LIVE: Guildford RFC 17 Trowbridge RFC 19

This Is Wiltshire: Trowbridge scrum-half Kyle Knight goes on the charge during Saturday's win over Ivybridge

8:48am Saturday 19th April 2014

Join sports editor Owen Houlihan from 1.45pm for all the build-up and updates from today's RFU Intermediate Cup semi final at Broadwater Sports Club

FOOTBALL ROUND-UP: Lilywhites triumph at rivals

This Is Wiltshire: Calne Town striker Glenn Armstrong (white) goes up for a header during the Lilywhites’ 2-1 win over Chard Town at Bremhill View on Saturday    Pictures by Diane Vose (DV915-004)

8:54am Saturday 19th April 2014

CALNE Town got back to winning ways by claiming the derby spoils from their clash with local rivals Devizes Town on Good Friday.

FOOTBALL ROUND-UP: Champions held by Welton

This Is Wiltshire: 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.

Double trouble for Robins against Pirates

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon Robins rider Simon Gustafsson in action last night at Blunsdon

5:30am Saturday 19th April 2014

SWINDON Robins team manager Alun Rossiter cut a disappointed figure as he watched his side slumped to consecutive defeats to Poole Pirates on Good Friday.

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