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Live BLUEBIRDS LIVE: Chippenham Town v Hungerford Town

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Chippenham Town's Greg Tindle challenges Hemel Hempstead goalscorer Ben Mackey during last weekend’s 3-0 defeat to the league leaders at Hardenhuish Park

2:11pm Monday 21st April 2014

Live updates from Chippenham Town's Calor League Premier Division clash with Hungerford Town

Live MATCHDAY LIVE: Swindon Town v Bradford City

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon Town statement regarding new chairman

1:07pm Monday 21st April 2014

Join chief sports writer Sam Morshead and sports writer Mike Benke from 1.30pm for all the best build-up from Easter Monday's action at the County Ground, followed by in-play updates and reaction

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

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: 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

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: 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

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: 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.

RACING: Charlton's Clowance is up for the cup

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: 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.

Smith vows to silence the boo boys

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Michael Smith

5:30am Monday 21st April 2014

MICHAEL Smith is hopeful he’ll be able to win his County Ground critics over but if he can’t he’s determined the boo boys won’t affect his mental state.

Pritchard believes he should have scored more for Town

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon’s Alex Pritchard scores Swindon’s second goal of the evening to beat QPR 2-0 in the League Cup

5:30am Monday 21st April 2014

ALEX Pritchard believes his goal return during his first full season in professional football could have been better but the midfielder is loving life with Swindon Town.

Swindon Robins axe Klindt

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: 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.

Cooper wary of Bantams banana skin

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Mark Cooper

5:30am Monday 21st April 2014

SWINDON Town manager Mark Cooper has urged his players to steer clear of a potential Easter Monday banana skin when Bradford City visit the County Ground this afternoon.

McEveley’s ‘getting better’

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon Town's Jay McEveley in action against Crawley last night

5:30am Monday 21st April 2014

AT 29 years old, Jay McEveley is “getting better and better” in the eyes of Swindon Town manager Mark Cooper.

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.

CALOR LEAGUE SOUTHERN PREMIER DIVISION: Hitchin Town 3 Chippenham Town 1

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: 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: Referee was consistent, says Bath coach Booth

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Toby Booth

10:00pm Saturday 19th April 2014

BATH first-team coach Toby Booth could afford to be philosophical about a bizarre yellow card handed out to George Ford after the fly-half returned to the action to conjure a late bonus-point try for Matt Banahan against Worcester.

RUGBY: Bath 32 Worcester 20

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Matt Banahan

9:30pm Saturday 19th April 2014

BATH left it until the 77th minute to claim the four-try bonus point that lifts them back into third place in the Aviva Premiership as they overcame Worcester at the Rec.

FOOTBALL ROUND-UP: Lilywhites triumph at rivals

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: 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.

More Power struggles

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Town's new owner Lee Power

5:30am Saturday 19th April 2014

BOTH Swinton Reds 20 Ltd and Seebeck 87 Ltd yesterday claimed to own Swindon Town Football Club, as the boardroom confusion at the County Ground intensified.

COVENTRY 1 SWINDON TOWN 2: Smith makes it a Good Friday for the Robins

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon Town celebrate Michael Smith's late winner against Coventry

5:30am Saturday 19th April 2014

TRADITIONALLY, Easter is the celebration of a second coming. For Michael Smith, Good Friday 2014 could be a platform for just that.

Double trouble for Robins against Pirates

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: 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.

SPEEDWAY LIVE: Swindon Robins v Poole Pirates

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: SPEEDWAY LIVE: Peterborough Panthers v Swindon Robins

6:39pm Friday 18th April 2014

Join sports reporter Michael Reeves for all the action of Swindon Robins' second meeting with Poole Pirates this Good Friday.

Live MATCHDAY LIVE: Coventry City v Swindon Town

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon Town statement regarding new chairman

12:05pm Friday 18th April 2014

Join chief sports writer Sam Morshead and digital editor Craig Lyus from 1.45pm for all the best build-up to Good Friday's League One action, followed by in-play updates and reaction

SPEEDWAY LIVE: Poole Pirate v Swindon Robins

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: SPEEDWAY LIVE: Peterborough Panthers v Swindon Robins

10:33am Friday 18th April 2014

Join sports reporter Michael Reeves as he brings you all the action from Swindon Robins' Elite League and Elite Shield double-header.

SWIMMING: European qualifying boost for Stephanie

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Stephanie Millward

9:27pm Friday 18th April 2014

STEPHANIE Millward secured the A standard qualifying time for this summer's IPC European Championships as she finished sixth in the women's multi-classification 100m freestyle at the British Para-Swimming International Meet in Glasgow today.

Coventry City 1 Swindon Town 2: Smith the last-gasp hero

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Michael Smith

5:10pm Friday 18th April 2014

MICHAEL Smith was the last-gasp hero as Town deservedly took maximum points to keep their slim play-off hopes flickering.

JUDO: Great Britain call is Evan sent

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Devizes budo club's Evan Molloy has been picked up by the Great Britain visually-impaired squad

4:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

DEVIZES teenager Evan Molloy says he can scarcely believe his ‘incredible’ rise into Great Britain’s visually-impaired (VI) squad.

SYNCHRONISED SWIMMING: It's silver joy for Chippenham's Emma

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Emma Holloway competes at last weekend's British Championships

4:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

CAPTAIN Fantastic Emma Holloway is celebrating after winning her first-ever solo medal at last weekend’s British Gas Synchronised Swimming Championships.

BATH RUGBY: Joseph to be centre of attention again

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Jonathan Joseph is poised to make his comeback from a three-month injury lay-off

4:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

THREE months’ worth of recovery from foot surgery is one thing, but some gentle ribbing and scintillating form from his teammates has also ensured that Jonathan Joseph is itching to make his return to action for Bath.

Seebeck 87 release statement claiming they are Swindon Town's owners

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon Town statement regarding new chairman

4:20pm Friday 18th April 2014

SEEBECK 87 Ltd have released a statement in which they claim they are the owners of Swindon Town Football Club.

MOTORCYCLING: Easy does it, Tommy

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Tommy Bridewell will compete in the first round of the new British Superbikes season this weekend

2:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

TOMMY Bridewell says that he won’t be throwing caution to the wind as he challenges for the British Superbikes Championship (BSB) title this season.

RUGBY: ‘You have to make the most of these opportunities’ – Wilson

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Bath and England prop David Wilson

2:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

IF ALL goes to plan, both Bath prop David Wilson and his adopted home town club could be stepping out at the home of English rugby next month.

RUGBY: Shane's a real hero

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Former Wales and British Lions Star Shane Williams at the coaching session he gave Royal Wootton Bassett U8s at Ballards Ash on Tuesday

1:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

ROYAL Wootton Bassett’s U8s youngsters had a training session to remember on Tuesday when Wales and British Lions legend Shane Williams dropped in to the Ballards Ash club.

SWIMMING: Millward makes Glasgow progress

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Corsham’s Stephanie Millward

12:41pm Friday 18th April 2014

CORSHAM swimmer Stephanie Millward qualified for tonight's A final in the women's multi-classification 100m freestyle at the British Para-Swimming International Meet in Glasgow this morning.

CRICKET: Wiltshire start well

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Wiltshire, pictured before Sunday’s win over Berkshire at South Wilts

12:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

WILTSHIRE team boss Neil Shardlow saluted the performance of his side as they kicked off their summer by clinching the Marlborough Cup at South Wilts.

RUGBY: Duo return for Bath's Warriors test

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Rob Webber is facing up to a spell on a sidelines after being forced off with an ankle injury in last weekend's win over Newcastle Falcons

12:03pm Friday 18th April 2014

ROB Webber and Jonathan Joseph return to the Bath squad to take on Worcester Warriors at the Rec tomorrow (3pm)

LONDON MARATHON: Mini-marvel Gemma has London success

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Gemma Shepherd (second left) with her South West U17 women’s team at London

11:00am Friday 18th April 2014

GEMMA Shepherd celebrated her third successive appearance in the Virgin London Mini Marathon by helping the south west squad to finish on the podium, writes Kevin Fahey.

Swindon Town release statement regarding boardroom confusion

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon Town FC

10:14am Friday 18th April 2014

SWINDON Town have released a statement regarding the attempt by Seebeck 87 Ltd to appoint three new directors to the club's board.

DUATHLON: Tim top of the class

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Duathlon winner Tim Purvey, right, with EventsLogic UK’s Steve Fream

10:00am Friday 18th April 2014

ROYAL Wootton Bassett Hounds Tim Purvey won the third Bag4Sport Abbeyfield School Duathlon on Sunday.

RACING: Toormore stays on course for Guineas

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Toormore ridden by Ryan Moore on their way to victory in the Novae Bloodstock Insurance Craven Stakes at Newmarket yesterday

10:08am Friday 18th April 2014

EUROPE'S champion, the Wiltshire-trained two-year-old Toormore, proved he remains the consummate professional at three after getting his season off to a solid start in the Novae Bloodstock Insurance Craven Stakes at Newmarket.

CALOR LEAGUE SOUTHERN PREMIER DIVISION: Hungerford Town 1 Chippenham Town 1

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Alan Griffin is all smiles after finding the net against Bashley last weekend

10:18pm Thursday 17th April 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town were pegged back in the second half as they earned a point from their rearranged league clash at Hungerford Town tonight.

Confusion at the County Ground as Seebeck 87 aim to put three new directors on Town board

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Confusion at the County Ground as former holding company set to appoint three new board members

5:30am Friday 18th April 2014

THE holding company which acquired Swindon Town in January 2013 is trying to appoint three new faces to the club’s board, sparking renewed questions about the ownership of the Robins.

Cooper is wary of Wilson

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Sky Blues' striker Callum Smith

5:30am Friday 18th April 2014

SWINDON Town need roller skates and motorbikes to keep up with Coventry City striker Callum Wilson, according to manager Mark Cooper.

Cooper relishing an Easter feast against the Sky Blues

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Town caretaker boss Mark Cooper

5:30am Friday 18th April 2014

MARK Cooper is looking forward to an Easter weekend of high drama, as his Swindon Town side face two tricky outings in League One.

Ritchings is out of sedation

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Darryl Ritchings signs his contract with the BSPA

5:30am Friday 18th April 2014

DARRYL Ritchings is starting to show signs of improvement after the injured Swindon Robins rider was brought out of sedation.

SPEEDWAY: Swindon Robin 45, Poole Pirates 47

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: SPEEDWAY LIVE: Peterborough Panthers v Swindon Robins

10:34pm Friday 18th April 2014

SWINDON Robins suffered their second defeat in a day to Poole Pirates as the visitors claimed a thrilling 47-45 success at the Abbey Stadium.

SPEEDWAY: Poole Pirates 56, Swindon Robins 34

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Troy Batchelor manages to stay upright in heat seven

1:24pm Friday 18th April 2014

SWINDON Robins suffered a heavy Elite League defeat in the opening leg of their double-header at Poole Pirates.

Rosco’s concern over early start

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon Robins boss Alun Rossiter at last night's meeting

5:30am Friday 18th April 2014

SWINDON Robins team manager Alun Rossiter says that the biggest problem he will have in today’s double-header with Poole Pirates is making sure that his young riders have managed to drag themselves out of bed in time.

McEveley urged to end his 118-game barren spell

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Jay McEveley in action

5:30am Friday 18th April 2014

LOUIS Thompson ended weeks of stick from his Swindon Town teammates by breaking his scoring duck recently. Now it’s Jay McEveley’s turn to do the same.

No need for Yaser op

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon Town trialist Yaser Kasim

5:30am Friday 18th April 2014

SWINDON Town manager Mark Cooper has confirmed that Yaser Kasim will miss the remainder of the season through injury but the stress fracture the Iraqi suffered on one of his metatarsals will not require corrective surgery.

Josue delighted to win Samsung pro deal

5:30am Friday 18th April 2014

DEFENDER Josue Antonio has won a contract with Swindon Town through the Samsung Win A Pro competition.

FOOTBALL: Late goal denies Bassett's final hopes

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Jeff Roberts' Wootton Bassett Town lost at Cheltenham Saracens last night

10:24pm Thursday 17th April 2014

A GOAL five minutes from time by Brimscombe & Thrupp substitute Karl Nash denied Wootton Bassett Town a place in the Hellenic League's Supplementary Cup final tonight.





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