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COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Halford helps Wales to team silver

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:46pm Thursday 24th July 2014

WILTSHIRE rhythmic gymnast Laura Halford and teammates Francesca Jones and Nikara Jenkins made history by winning Wales' first ever Commonwealth Games team medal as they claimed silver in Glasgow.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Carlin sixth in 200m freestyle

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

8:13pm Thursday 24th July 2014

JAZZ Carlin missed out on a medal spot in the 200m freestyle in Glasgow this evening.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Collier eyes up new Bluebirds recruits

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

MARK Collier confirmed he is still in the market for a ‘couple’ of additions to his Chippenham Town squad before the new Southern League Premier Division season gets under way.

Wildcats facing long trips in the new-look English Challenge Cup

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: ICE HOCKEY LIVE: Swindon Wildcats v Slough Jets

2:42pm Thursday 24th July 2014

SWINDON Wildcats are facing trips to Gillingham and the Isle of Wight in the new look English Challenge Cup.

CRICKET: Clark content as Wiltshire stay top of the pile

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:30pm Thursday 24th July 2014

WILTSHIRE batsman Neil Clark is delighted the county side still hold the destiny of their Unicorns Championship title challenge in their own hands after their draw with rivals Devon at Devizes this week.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Tom’s chance arrives

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

12:30pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Devizes judoka Tom Reed tells DAN BARNES why representing England at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow means so much to both him and his family

CRICKET: Vince included in Lions squad

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: JAMES VINCE (LMI Photography)

12:06pm Thursday 24th July 2014

STEEPLE Ashton cricketer James Vince has been named in the England Lions squad for their triangular series against New Zealand A and Sri Lanka A next month.

ANGLING: Williams heads field in evening match

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: ANGLING: Jamie Rich wins VES league opener at Isle Brewers

12:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

THE Chippenham Open Monday Evening match produced a close finish as Kevin Williams scooped top prize with 7 lb 5 of roach.

LIAM DAWSON: Room for improvement as my comeback starts to take shape

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: LIAM DAWSON: Championship improvement has to be a big season target

12:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

I’M really happy to finally be back playing but I don’t think that I’m anywhere near back to my best yet.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Carlin through to 200m freestyle final

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon swimmer Jazz Carlin

11:37am Thursday 24th July 2014

WILTSHIRE swimmer Jazz Carlin progressed smoothly through to the final of the women's 200m freestyle with a new personal best and Welsh record in the heats on the first day of Commonwealth Games competition in Glasgow this morning.

EQUESTRIAN: Coral gets Burghley lift

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:11am Thursday 24th July 2014

DEVIZES eventer Coral Keen will make her debut at September’s Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, riding Wellshead Fare Opposition.

RACING: Sam saddles up

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:09am Thursday 24th July 2014

TEENAGE jockey Sam Burton is looking forward to the experience of riding under the England banner when he represents his country in Ireland next month.

STARS OF TOMORROW: Rising star Yasmin is one for the future

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Bag4Sport

11:07am Thursday 24th July 2014

THERE are just seven days left to nominate a young athlete for our Stars of Tomorrow contest, being run with Bag4Ssport Foundation, and give them a chance of a grant of £500.

Wiltshire at the Commonwealth Games

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Hundreds of children to take part in Commonwealth Games celebration

10:21am Thursday 24th July 2014

Your guide to the county's competitors in Glasgow over the next ten days

RACING: Dream preparation for Lambourn's Osborne

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Night at the Races

8:39am Thursday 24th July 2014

LAMBOURN trainer Jamie Osborne could not be happier with Field Of Dream ahead of the £150,000 Longines International Stakes at Ascot on Saturday.

Kasim calls for Town to find their identity

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Yaser Kasim

5:30am Thursday 24th July 2014

YASER Kasim has stressed the need for Swindon Town to quickly adopt a collective identity to compensate for their lack of numbers and experience, ahead of the start of the new League One term next month.

SAM MORSHEAD COLUMN: Pre-season fun and games is nearly over as business nears

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: THE SAM MORSHEAD COLUMN

5:30am Thursday 24th July 2014

PRE-SEASON is a funny old time.

Wildcats retain netminder Crisp

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Michael Crisp

5:30am Thursday 24th July 2014

MICHAEL Crisp is hoping that he will be able to gain more ice time this term after agreeing to return to Swindon Wildcats.

Worrall's future is looking Ace

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon Robins rider Steve Worrall

5:30am Thursday 24th July 2014

SWINDON’S flying reserve Steve Worrall sees a bright future for himself with parent club Belle Vue.

Aldridge sees a big future for returning stopper

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Coach Ryan Aldridge

5:30am Thursday 24th July 2014

SWINDON Wildcats head coach Ryan Aldridge believes that Michael Crisp has a big future in ice hockey after the Welshman agreed to return for another.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Village life is a winner for Laura

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Laura Halford

3:20pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

CRICKLADE’S Laura Halford may not have the chance to savour tonight’s Opening Ceremony but the rhythmic gymnast is still enjoying soaking up the atmosphere at the Commonwealth Games.

BOWLS: Reade and Ellis book national berths

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: bowls - cxz

2:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

THE LAST two places to represent Wiltshire in the main events at the ladies national championships at Royal Leamington Spa were decided last Saturday at Spencer Melksham.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Extra Glasgow event suits Tilly

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swimmer Tilly Gray

12:50pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

TILLY Gray feels that her surprise chance to compete in the 100m butterfly at the Commonwealth Games fits in perfectly with her rigorous preparation for the meeting in Glasgow.

GOLF: Wiltshire's Stow chases history at Saunton

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: The victorious Ben Stow from Wiltshire. Picture: Leaderboard Photography

10:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

BEN Stow can join an exclusive club if he adds the Abacius-supported English Amateur Championship to his Brabazon Trophy (English Amateur Strokeplay title) he won earlier this summer when the former is played at Saunton Golf Club in Devon from July 28 - August 2.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Jazz is fighting fit for Glasgow chance

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

JAZZ Carlin is determined to enjoy her ‘home’ Games at Glasgow 2014 after being denied the opportunity to race at London 2012 by illness.

Tour of Britain route through Wiltshire is revealed

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: STARS: Sir Bradley Wiggins could be in Worcester.

9:38am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

DETAILS of the route some of the world’s top riders will take through the county during stage six of the Tour of Britain in September have been released.

UPDATED: Town sign Lelan from Derby

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:46am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

SWINDON Town have signed defender Josh Lelan from Derby County on a month-long loan, according to reports.

PRE-SEASON: Barnes hits a treble for Devizes

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:40am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

MARK Barnes scored a hat-trick as Devizes Town continued to get ready for the new season with a 5-2 win at Purton last night.

RUGBY: New faces at Bath's Academy

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

3:09pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

BATH'S Academy has been strengthened with the arrival of players and coaches.

Louis Thompson is focused on life at Town

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Town goal scorer Louis Thompson

5:30am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

LOUIS Thompson has stressed that his “heart is with Swindon” amid speculation regarding his future at the County Ground.

Kasim’s frustration at pre-season delay with foot problem

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Yaser Kasim

5:30am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

YASER Kasim has admitted his frustration at missing several days of pre-season with a foot injury, as he bids to get into a “rhythm” for the start of the new campaign.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Calne Town 0 Chippenham Town 3

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:31pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town's pre-season preparations continued this evening as they saw off Toolstation League neighbours Calne Town in the annual Fred Rutty Cup.

CRICKET: Wiltshire secure draw at Devizes

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Wiltshire batsman Jayden Levitt hits a boundary against Berkshire

8:25pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

WILTSHIRE ground out a battling draw on the final day of their Unicorns Championship Western Division clash against nearest rivals Devon at Devizes today

Benson joins Luton after release from Swindon

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Paul Benson celebrates after scoring Town's second against Carlisle

3:14pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

PAUL Benson has joined Luton Town on a full-time basis following his release from Swindon Town this summer.

BOWLS: Wonderful Wiltshire into Cup last four

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Wiltshire's Russell Francis

2:30pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

WILTSHIRE’S men are through to the semi-finals of the Middleton Cup for the second time in the last three seasons after a superb 117-109 victory over Devon last Saturday.

CRICKET: Bowlers keep Wiltshire in with a chance

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Tahir Afridi took 11 wickets in the match for Wiltshire

7:58am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

WILTSHIRE'S bowlers struck back to give the home side a slender chance of ekeing out a victory rom their Unicorns Championship Western Division clash with Devon at Devizes yesterday.

RACING: Charlton plots next move for Al Kazeem

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Al Kazeem,  pictured above winning the Prince Of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot, is favourite to land the Juddmonte International at York today

1:14pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

BECKHAMPTON trainer Roger Charlton has revealed a tilt at next month's Juddmonte International at York is "unlikely" for multiple Group One winner Al Kazeem following his pleasing return to action at Newbury on Saturday.

BELLE VUE ACES 41 SWINDON ROBINS 49: Flying Dane is Swindon's Ace in the pack

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:12am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

PETER Kildemand was the hero of the hour as he jetted 2,500 miles to help Swindon Robins continue their play-off push with a 49-41 win at Belle Vue last night.

VIDEO: Cooper's thoughts after Southampton defeat

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

7:49am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

SWINDON Town manager Mark Cooper assesses his side's 1-0 home defeat to Southampton in a pre-season friendly.

Cooper hopes to learn about Stephens in next 48 hours

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

SWINDON Town are expecting to find out whether or not they will be able to bring Jack Stephens on loan to the County Ground in the next 48 hours.

Cooper is pleased with his fledglings

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: New Swindon boss Mark Cooper

5:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

SWINDON Town manager Mark Cooper was once again impressed by the impact made by his youngest charges, as the Robins lost 1-0 at home to Southampton last night.

Live SPEEDWAY LIVE: Belle Vue Aces 41 Swindon Robins 49

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

7:11pm Monday 21st July 2014

Build-up, live meeting updates and reaction from the Robins' trip to Manchester to take on Belle Vue.

SWINDON TOWN 0 SOUTHAMPTON 1: Full-time report

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:19pm Monday 21st July 2014

IN Southampton, fans of Swindon Town should find solace that age really might not be everything.

WILTSHIRE CRICKET LEAGUE: Mansell haul boosts All Cannings

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:00pm Monday 21st July 2014

GRAHAM Mansell played a starring role with the ball as All Cannings dented the promotion hopes of Swindon United Churches and took themselves further away from the bottom of the table with a 51-run win in Division Two.

FOOTBALL: First Division quartet start league campaign away from home

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:32pm Monday 21st July 2014

CORSHAM Town, Calne Town, Warminster Town and Chippenham Park will all kick off the new Toolstation League First Division campaign away from home next month.

SAILING: Tributes for Devizes sailor Farrow

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Andrew Farrow in action

11:30am Monday 21st July 2014

TRIBUTES have been paid to paralysed sailor Andrew Farrow from Devizes who has died.

MOTORCYCLING: Tommy bounces back for fourth at Brands

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:12pm Monday 21st July 2014

TOMMY Bridewell shrugged off a first-race retirement to clinch fourth in the second outing of the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship at Brands Hatch yesterday.

RACING: Hannon eyes Longchamp test for Tiggy Wiggy

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Trainer Richard Hannon during the stable visit at Richard Hannon's Herridge Racing Stables in Marlborough. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday April 22, 2014. See PA story RACING Hannon. Photo credit should read: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire. (5

10:51am Monday 21st July 2014

SATURDAY'S stunning Weatherbys Super Sprint winner Tiggy Wiggy could swerve next month's Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes at York and instead wait until October to take on her elders in the Prix de l'Abbaye at Longchamp.

EQUESTRIAN: Meade 30th in Aachen

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Harry Meade and Wild Lone complete the final showjumping phase at Badminton on Sunday, on their weay to third place

10:40am Monday 21st July 2014

WEST Littleton rider Harry Meade finished in 30th position at the DHL Preis in Aachen, Germany, at the weekend as Great Britain retained the lead after the fifth leg of the FEI Nations Cup event.

PRE-SEASON: Corsham roll over New Street in friendly opener

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Corsham Town chief Trevor Rawlings

9:59am Monday 21st July 2014

CORSHAM Town kicked off their pre-season schedule by putting Andover New Street to the sword last weekend.





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