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Rugby: Chippenham coach focusing on promotion as Trowbridge clash kicks off season

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Chippenham head coach Danny Thomas

5:32pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Chippenham head coach Danny Thomas believes short-term goals will be key to his side’s success this season.

Second defeat on the bounce for Vale ahead of Vase tie

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:58pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Pewsey Vale slipped to their second successive 2-0 defeat in the Sydenhams League Division One as they were beaten at Romsey Town on Saturday.

Football: Melksham boss Perrin is happy with his strike force

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Melksham boss Darren Perrin celebrates

4:50pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Darren Perrin says he wouldn’t swap strikers Gary Higdon and Dan Kovacs for any other partnership in the league after they starred in  back-to-back victories.

Cooper doesn't want to abandon his 'project' at Town

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Mark Cooper pictured yesterday

4:43pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

TOWN boss Mark Cooper is flattered by the links being made with Leeds United but insists he has not finished his ‘project’ at Swindon Town.

FA Cup: Wall's double sends Bradford Town through

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:40pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Boss Paul Braithwaite said if his Wootton Bassett Town players had been more streetwise they might still find themselves in the mix in the FA Cup first qualifying round.

Wiltshire League: Bassett boss delighted with defending

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:37pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

WOOTTON Bassett development manager Mark Varney was pleased with his side’s defence as they held off a spirited Corsham Town reserves to win 2-1 on Saturday.

Bowls: Devizes play host to county finals

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:07pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Devizes Bowls Club host the Bowls Wiltshire men’s finals, BW mixed finals and BW ladies domestic finals this weekend on their two greens at Long Street.

RUGBY: McDonald takes new Bath role

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: RUGBY: Bath snap up Pirlas

12:51pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

BATH have appointed finance and strategy director Tarquin McDonald to the role of managing director with immediate effect.

Tour of Britain: Sir Bradley Wiggins confirmed as Team Sky leader

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Sir Bradley Wiggins cycling in a previous Tour of Britain

12:33pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Sir Bradley Wiggins will ride through Wiltshire as he defends his Tour of Britain title, it was confirmed today.

Cricket: Roberts is the star of the show for Potterne on final day

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:43am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Jake Roberts was the star of the show as he almost single-handedly settled Potterne’s final day Premier Two derby with county rivals Goatacre.

Cricket: Corsham stung by relegation battlers' survival instinct

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:29am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Corsham finished sixth in the Premier One Division after they were unable to put the brakes on Taunton St Andrew’s successful survival bid.

Cricket: Richardson makes telling derby knock for Marlborough

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:23am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Marlborough brought the curtain down on their Wiltshire Division campaign by battling their way to the derby spoils against Great Bedwyn.

Cricket: Chippenham's radio silence helps save them from the drop

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Chippenham skipper Lee Ward

11:02am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Radio silence proved to be the perfect foil for Chippenham to safeguard their place in the Glos/Wilts Division.

PREDICTIONS LEAGUE : Gillingham, Crewe and Brighton results and updates

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:30am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

On with the results

Adam eyes a big haul

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

ADAM Harding is hoping that by focusing his attentions to Swindon Wildcats this season will help him bag a hatful of points in the EPL.

Football: Calne boss Gardner hopes win is a monkey off his side's back

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:53pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Calne Town boss Simon Gardner  hopes his side have finally gotten the monkey off their back after notched up their first win of the season.

Bowls: Bassett bounce back from disappointment to make final

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:12pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Wootton Bassett's men bounced back from the disappointment of missing last year’s play-offs to book a place in the 2014 Wiltshire Four Rink League final.

Jack's back and Thompson joins Norwich

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Town goal scorer Louis Thompson

11:40pm Monday 1st September 2014

SWINDON Town had a busy end to the transfer window this evening.

ADVER TRANSFER DEADLINE DAY LIVE

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:56am Monday 1st September 2014

Stick with the Adver sports desk for all the latest comings and going from STFC on the final day of the transfer window

Hands up for signings

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Monday 1st September 2014

SWINDON Town boss Mark Cooper says that he would like to bring in three more players ahead of their trip to Bradford City in a fortnight’s time.

Swindon confirm Obika deal

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:14pm Monday 1st September 2014

SWINDON Town have confirmed the signing of Jonathan Obika from Tottenham Hotspur for an undisclosed fee.

SWINDON TOWN 1 COVENTRY CITY 1: Character building

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Monday 1st September 2014

LEARNING from mistakes is character building they say and if that is the case then Swindon Town will be full of characters come the end of the season.

Mass always a believer

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Monday 1st September 2014

MASSIMO Luongo always believed that Swindon Town would go on and get at least a point against Coventry City on Saturday.

Town boss hails young guns

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Monday 1st September 2014

MARK Cooper has hailed Wes Foderingham as the best goalkeeper in League One following Saturday’s 1-1 draw with Coventry City.

It's time for Town to do the ironing

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Monday 1st September 2014

SWINDON Town’s saviour Raphael Branco believes that his side can use the next two weeks to iron out their imperfections.

Kenton will add a new dimension to Wildcats

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Coach Ryan Aldridge

5:30am Monday 1st September 2014

HEAD coach Ryan Aldridge is backing summer signing Kenton Smith to add a new dimension to the Swindon Wildcats.

TOWN LADIES: Robertson sees reasons to be cheerful despite defeat

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Monday 1st September 2014

SWINDON Town Ladies boss Steve Robertson doesn’t see any reason why his team should beat themselves up over their heavy cup defeat at the hands of Charlton yesterday.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Collier laments lacklustre Hungerford display

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:30pm Sunday 31st August 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town manager Mark Collier is struggling to pinpoint the reasons behind his side’s ‘poorest’ display of the season so far after the Bluebirds were beaten by local rivals Hungerford Town last Saturday.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Chippenham Town 0 Hungerford Town 1

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:27pm Sunday 31st August 2014

A CONTROVERSIAL goal from Hungerford Town's Harry Goodger was enough to see Chippenham Town slip to their second defeat of the season at Hardenhuish Park yesterday.

Reeves had no hesitation to sign on at SN1

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

8:33pm Sunday 31st August 2014

JAKE Reeves said that he had little hesitation in signing for Swindon Town once he knew of their interest.

MATCHDAY LIVE: Swindon Town v Coventry City

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

12:01pm Saturday 30th August 2014

Join sports reporter Michael Reeves as he brings you all the news, action and reaction from Swindon Town's League One clash with Coventry City.

FULL TIME REPORT: Swindon Town 1, Coventry City 1

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Branco keen to profit from his friend's misfortune

5:02pm Saturday 30th August 2014

RAPHAEL Branco was Swindon Town’s hero for the second time this season as his goal earned his side a point.

Kasim's ability is Town's best weapon says Byrne

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

NATHAN Byrne is the latest Town player to praise teammate Yaser Kasim in the wake of the Iraqi’s excellent recent form.

Thompson is our Baresi or Hansen says Cooper

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Nathan Thompson with the Advertiser’s Swindon Town Player of the Year trophy

5:50am Saturday 30th August 2014

Town boss Mark Cooper revealed just how big a loss Nathan Thompson would be today against Coventry when he compared his captain to two greats of defending, Alan Hansen and Franco Baresi.

Cooper: We could have won the game

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Mark Cooper pictured yesterday

6:28pm Saturday 30th August 2014

SWINDON Town manager Mark Cooper felt that his side could have defeated Coventry City this afternoon.

Coventry boss Pressley fearing a tough time at Town tomorrow

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:49pm Friday 29th August 2014

Coventry manager Steven Pressley is not expecting an easy ride as he brings his side to the County Ground tomorrow.

Town sign midfielder Reeves

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:54pm Friday 29th August 2014

SWINDON Town have signed Jake Reeves on a short-term contract following his release from Brentford.

Town confirm Lelan deal

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

12:05pm Friday 29th August 2014

SWINDON Town have confirmed the re-signing of defender Josh Lelan on a month’s loan.

Josh is in Town

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Friday 29th August 2014

JOSH Lelan could be in line to return to the Swindon Town squad for this Saturday’s League One clash with Coventry City.

Hammer time for the Robins

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon Robins rider Troy Batchelor in action last night

5:30am Friday 29th August 2014

SWINDON Robins boss Alun Rossiter heaped praise on his riders for ruthlessly refusing to let the elements stand between them and maximum points last night.

PREDICTIONS LEAGUE: Swindon Town v Coventry

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:06pm Friday 29th August 2014

The latest update and questions from the Swindon Town Predictions League

It's a testing time for Byrne and the boys

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Friday 29th August 2014

NATHAN Byrne believes tomorrow’s game with Coventry will be a true test of where Town’s young squad are.

Back-line thinking for Swindon chief

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Friday 29th August 2014

THE defence will be key to getting any result against Coventry on Saturday according to County Ground chief Mark Cooper.

Cooper still thinking long term with transfer deals

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Friday 29th August 2014

MARK Cooper will not be bringing in players he does not consider beneficial to Swindon Town’s long term aims, despite their current injury situation.

International presence is a motivator for Louis

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Friday 29th August 2014

LOUIS Thompson says the presence of three internationals in the Town squad is pushing him to further his own international ambitions.

Injury crisis takes hold at SN1 with four doubtful for Saturday

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Friday 29th August 2014

TOWN boss Mark Cooper is down to the bare bones of his squad for Saturday’s visit of Coventry.

Agents a less common sight at the County Ground

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Friday 29th August 2014

THE AMOUNT Swindon Town pay to use of agents in conducting transfer deal has decreased since last year according to figures provided by the Football League.

SPEEDWAY LIVE: Swindon Robins v Lakeside Hammers

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: SPEEDWAY LIVE: Swindon Robins v Leicester Lions

6:08pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Join sports writer Dan Barnes for live updates from Swindon Robins' Elite League meeting with Lakeside Hammers at the Abbey Stadium form 7.30pm

Kildemand gets Grand Prix wildcard

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Robins' number one Peter Kildemand

2:47pm Thursday 28th August 2014

SWINDON Robins ace Peter Kildemand has been given a chance to build on his Copenhagen heroics after being handed the wild card for the Nordic FIM Speedway Grand Prix at Vojens Speedway Center on September 13.

Turnbull: 'Me and Jack could be valuable assets'

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Town loaneee Jack Stephens

5:30am Thursday 28th August 2014

JORDAN Turnbull thinks a partnership of himself and Jack Stephens could be a great asset to Swindon Town.


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