SOUTHERN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Frome snap up former Swindon defender

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Aaron Oakley in action on his Chippenham Town debut on Boxing Day

2:02pm Friday 22nd August 2014

FROME Town have announced the signing of former Swindon Town defender Aaron Oakley.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Bluebirds snap up strike duo

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:21am Friday 22nd August 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town manager Mark Collier has bolstered his side's firepower by bringing two strikers to Hardenhuish Park.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Bluebirds brush off Magpies' jibes

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town defender Greg Tindle shrugged off suggestions that his team ‘bullied’ their way to all three points at Dorchester Town on Tuesday night.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Dorchester Town 0 Chippenham Town 1

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:51pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town ended their evening with nine men on the pitch as they put nine points on the board in the Southern League Premier Division.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Collier salutes home start

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:38pm Sunday 17th August 2014

MARK Collier believes six points out of a possible nine represents a satisfying start to Chippenham Town’s Southern League Premier Division campaign.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Chippenham Town 3 Arlesey Town 0

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:24pm Saturday 16th August 2014

A POLISHED and disciplined performance from the Bluebirds saw them win their opening game at Hardenhuish Park as visitors Arlesey were given few opportunities to shine.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: The theory of evolution

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town manager Mark Collier reckons that his Bluebirds side will evolve into an increasingly formidable entity as the Southern League Premier Division season wears on.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Signs are good for striker Lee

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014

STRIKER Lee Phillips is backing the Bluebirds to flourish under their revamped system and make waves in the Southern League Premier Division this season.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Redditch United 2 Chippenham Town 1

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:14am Tuesday 12th August 2014

A SHANE Blackmore goal four minutes from time wasn't enough to prevent Chippenham Town slipping to defeat in their second game of the new season last night.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Opening win pleases Collier

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Chippenham Town boss Mark Collier

2:36pm Sunday 10th August 2014

MARK Collier reflected on a job well done as his new-look Chippenham Town enjoyed a near-perfect opening day of the campaign at Biggleswade Town.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Biggleswade Town 0 Chippenham Town 2

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Lee Phillips scored twice against Bedford Town last weekend

8:34pm Saturday 9th August 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town opened their Southern League Premier Division campaign with a 2-0 win at Biggleswade Town this afternoon.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Kent's time arrives

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

12:00pm Friday 8th August 2014

KENT Kauppinen has proved that patience is definitely one of his virtues as he prepares to go into the new season as Chippenham Town’s first-choice goalkeeper.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Omar aims to hit ground running

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:30am Friday 8th August 2014

OMAR Simpson is hoping that he’s on the fast track to a successful return to football with Chippenham Town.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Bubble is burst for Conor

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:00am Friday 8th August 2014

DEFENDER Conor McCormack joined Chippenham Town to escape the bubble of Bristol football.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: It's a team effort for Collier as Chippenham boss waits to add Evans to Ferguson and McCready captures

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:30pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

MARK Collier thinks that a sizeable squad could be the key to Chippenham Town carving out a successful campaign in the Southern League Premier Division.

FOOTBALL: Mangotsfield United 1 Chippenham Town 3

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

7:46pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town saved their most impressive performance for their final pre-season game as Mangotsfield United, who started with six former Bluebirds in their line-up, had no answer to their visitors’ slick passing game, writes WIL HULBERT.

PRE-SEASON: Chippenham Town 1 Melksham Town 0

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

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.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Bluebirds shaping up ahead of new season

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:21pm Thursday 31st July 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town chief Mark Collier says that he’s already made a mental note of ‘seven or eight’ of his starting line-up for the Bluebirds season-opener against Biggleswade Town.

PRE-SEASON: Chippenham Town 1 Oxford City 0

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:32pm Saturday 26th July 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town tasted victory in their first run out of the summer at Hardenhuish Park, with the Bluebirds getting the better of Oxford City this afternoon.

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.

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.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Town beaten as rivals club together for Dean

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Rob Dean

6:43pm Saturday 19th July 2014

BOSS Mark Collier was left with plenty of food for thought after Chippenham Town's friendly defeat at near neighbours Swindon Supermarine this afternoon.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: A first runout satisfies boss

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:30pm Thursday 17th July 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town chief Mark Collier refused to worry about being upstaged by his own son during his team’s first pre-season friendly of the summer.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Away trips hold no fear for Collier

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:36am Thursday 17th July 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town manager Mark Collier has no qualms about taking his side on the road twice in the space of three days when the new Southern League Premier Division season kicks off.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: 2014-15 Southern Football League Premier Division fixture list

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: CHIPPENHAM TOWN: St Neots match set to go ahead

11:46am Thursday 17th July 2014

Home matches in CAPS. Fixtures subject to change

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Away trips dominate Bluebirds league start

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Chippenham Town boss Mark Collier

9:14am Thursday 17th July 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town will open their 2014-15 Southern Football League Premier Division campaign with a trip to Biggleswade Town on August 9.

FOOTBALL: Shrivenham 0 Chippenham Town 1

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:45am Wednesday 16th July 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town picked up a 1-0 win over Shrivenham last night in their first pre-season friendly of the summer.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Bluebirds handed Paulton cup draw

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:14pm Friday 11th July 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town will host Somerset rivals Paulton Rovers in the first round of next season's Red Insure Cup.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Simpson and McCormack come in as Bluebirds make double signing

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:34pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town boss Mark Collier has beefed up his squad this week with the capture of an international sprinter and a former England captain.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Chairman upbeat as Hardenhuish Park gets some TLC

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:00am Saturday 5th July 2014

BLUEBIRDS chairman Neil Blackmore reckons that there’s a ‘positive buzz’ about Chippenham Town as his club continue their preparations for the upcoming season.

FA CUP: Bluebirds must travel in first round qualifying

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Chippenham Town boss Mark Collier

4:28pm Friday 4th July 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town will travel for their first round qualifying tie in next season's FA Cup following today's draws.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Mass power to boost Bluebirds

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town hope they’ll be feeling warm and fuzzy long into the new season after linking up with Marshfield-based low-carbon heating suppliers Windhager.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Purnell departs for pastures new

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Harley Purnell has left Chippenham Town

11:24am Monday 30th June 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town manager Mark Collier has confirmed that midfielder Harley Purnell has left the club.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: It’s all starting again for Collier’s Bluebirds

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Chippenham Town boss Mark Collier

12:00pm Thursday 26th June 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town chief Mark Collier is looking forward to getting the preparations for the upcoming Southern League Premier Division under way in earnest as the Bluebirds squad report back for pre-season training tonight.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Melksham friendly date set

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Melksham Town manager Darren Perrin is excited about the club's proposed new stadium

1:06pm Tuesday 24th June 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town will host to Toolstation League Premier Division neighbours Melksham Town for a pre-season friendly on Thursday, July 31.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Bulls will face Bluebirds next season

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Ian Whale will ride 1,100 miles to raise funds for Hereford United.

12:19pm Thursday 19th June 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town will face non-league heavyweights Hereford United next season after the Bulls position in the Southern League Premier Division was ratified.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Collier hails capture of duo

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Mark Collier's Chippenham Town could stave off relegation this weekend

12:45pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

MARK Collier will keep one eye on the ‘fallout’ from other clubs after adding two more players to his Chippenham Town squad this week.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Ballinger back with Bluebirds

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Luke Ballinger scored twice from the penalty spot against Gosport Borough

10:38pm Sunday 15th June 2014

ENGLAND Futsal captain Luke Ballinger has rejoined Chippenham Town for the 2014-15 season.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Bluebirds snap up Dunton

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Ellis Dunton made his 100th appearance for Cirencester Town against Stratford

11:29am Saturday 14th June 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town have signed right-back Ellis Dunton from Southern League Premier Division rivals Cirencester Town.

FOOTBALL: Bulls set to face Bluebirds as Salisbury face Conference expulsion

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Girls Football in Wandsworth

1:09pm Friday 13th June 2014

HEREFORD United are poised to join Chippenham Town and Frome Town in the Premier Division of the Southern League after the Bulls were given permission to join, subject to conditions.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Collier reveals last-gasp Smith snub

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Scorer: Lee Smith shows how much it means to get the opening goal. Picture: Gary Learmouth (Red Piranha Photography)

11:14am Wednesday 11th June 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town manager Mark Collier was disappointed to see hotshot Lee Smith renege on his agreement to join the Bluebirds and sign for Hungerford Town.

FOOTBALL: Bulls expulsion creates space in Southern League Premier Division

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Girls Football in Wandsworth

5:49pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

THE final make-up of the Southern League Premier Division which includes Chippenham Town is set to alter again after Hereford were expelled from the Football Conference after the club missed their latest deadline to pay football creditors.

FOOTBALL: Marine sign ex-Bluebirds skipper Ross

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Ross Adams.

9:45am Tuesday 10th June 2014

SWINDON Supermarine have swooped to sign former Chippenham Town captain Ross Adams from Conference South side Basingstoke.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: McClennan departs for Weston

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Chippenham Town's Joe McClennan

9:39am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town winger Joe McClennan has signed for Conference South Weston-super-Mare.

FOOTBALL: Mings to meet South West fans tonight

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Tyrone Mings, pictured during his full Football League debut for Ipswich at Burnley on Saturday (Picture by Warren Page/PAGEPIX)

11:09am Monday 2nd June 2014

CHIPPENHAM footballer Tyrone Mings will be appearing at a question and answer session with the newly-formed South West Ipswich Town Supporters Club in Bristol tonight.

FOOTBALL: Former Bluebird Aaron wants a professional return

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Chippenham Town's on-loan defender Aaron Oakley

12:00pm Friday 30th May 2014

FORMER Chippenham loanee Aaron Oakley has set his sights on a return to the Football League following his release by Swindon Town at the end of last season, writes Andy Warren.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE: League line-up set for reshuffle

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Goalscorer James Guthrie (left) takes the congratulations of Alan Griffin and Bryan Smith after putting Chippenham Town 2-0 up against Banbury United last weekend

9:41am Friday 30th May 2014

THE MAKE-UP of the Southern League Premier Division looks set to shift as part of the domino effect caused by Worksop Town's resignation from the Northern League.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Bluebirds set to keep hold of Tyron

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Town boss Mark Collier (right) with young player of the year Tyron Leigh and assistant boss Tom Jones (left)

1:00pm Friday 23rd May 2014

MARK Collier expects youngster Tyron Leigh to remain with Chippenham Town next season after his recent trial with Bristol City Academy.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Bluebirds snap up Roberts

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Chippenham Town have signed former Swindon Supermarine man Jordan Roberts

9:17am Thursday 22nd May 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town have announced Wootton Bassett Town midfielder Jordan Roberts as their third summer signing.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: 'The time is right to walk away,' say Webbs

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Doug Webb

3:49pm Wednesday 21st May 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town stalwart Doug Webb feels that the time is right for him and wife Sandie to step down from their roles as directors at Hardenhuish Park.




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