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COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Jazz primed for her 'home' Games

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin

11:20am 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.

Breaking news UPDATED: Town sign Lelan from Derby

Swindon Advertiser:

9:46am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

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

Louis Thompson is focused on life at Town

Swindon Advertiser: 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

Swindon Advertiser: 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.

Gray not fazed by 100m challenge

Swindon Advertiser: SWIMMING: No pressure for Tilly to shoulder

5:30am 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.

RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS: Halford soaks up the atmosphere

Swindon Advertiser: Laura Halford

5:30am 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.

TOM BASSAM ON TV: Walking in an Alliss wonderland

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

WATCHING the coverage of the Open to see if Rory McIlroy could claim the Claret Jug, and for fleeting glances of David Howell, I was reassumed back into the silver-toungued charms of Peter Aliss’s commentary.

Hughes keen to banish his Southern Area woes

Swindon Advertiser: Joe Hughes celebrates after winning the International Masters belt

5:30am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

JOE Hughes says that he is fighting fit again after illness thwarted his chance at a shot at the Southern Area light-welterweight title.

Fairford will host FA Cup

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

FAIRFORD Town will be the first team to get their hands on the FA Cup this season as the world famous trophy is heading for Cinder Lane.

Benson joins Luton after release from Swindon

Swindon Advertiser: 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.

Gray gets nod for 100m at Commonwealths

Swindon Advertiser: Swimmer Tilly Gray

11:43am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

TILLY Gray has today learned that she will race in both the 100m and 200m butterfly at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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

Swindon Advertiser:

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

Swindon Advertiser:

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

Swindon Advertiser:

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

Swindon Advertiser: 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.

RUGBY: Ponty Butchers seal Swindon Sevens success

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THE PONTY Butchers walked away with the top prize and the £1,000 cheque as they won a narrow victory in the final of the 2014 Swindon 7s Rugby Festival.

Gomel the star of the show again for Purton

Swindon Advertiser: Akarshit Gomel at the crease

5:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

AKKI Gomel’s four wickets in four balls helped put the gloss on a superb day for Purton as they kept themselves in the mix for a second successive promotion.

AMERICAN FOOTBALL: Swindon Storm hold their own against title favourites

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Storm supremo Steve Bennett

5:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

HEAD coach Steve Bennett was proud of his players’ display as they pushed unbeaten Solent Thrashers all the way before going down 26-13 at Supermarine on Sunday.

POWERLIFTING: Another British title for Shotton-Gale

Swindon Advertiser: Charlie Shotton-Gale in training for her powerlifting record attempt

5:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

SWINDON’S Charlie Shotton-Gale claimed the British Powerlifting title and records along the way.

Swindon Town girls impress coaches at Gothia Cup in Sweden

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

SWINDON Town’s girls Centre for Excellence will benefit from their Gothia Cup experience for years to come according team manager Shane Hewlett.

Lechlade edge closer to another promotion

Swindon Advertiser: Bradley Dial salutes the crowd after scoring his ton

5:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

LECHLADE moved a step closer to Premier Two with a 91-run win over their title rivals Rockhampton at the Manor Ground on Saturday.

Haines to the rescue for Goatacre

Swindon Advertiser: Gillespie’s ton keeps Malmesbury in touch with league leaders

5:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

JACK Haines provided the platform for Goatacre to claim an eight-run victory at Clevedon in Premier Two.

Shrivvy denied victory by the rain

Swindon Advertiser: Gillespie’s ton keeps Malmesbury in touch with league leaders

5:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

SHRIVENHAM were left extremely frustrated after torrential rain forced play to be abandoned just five balls away from a result at Oxenford, writes James Harris.

CYCLE SPEEDWAY: Good weekend for the Neighbours

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

SWINDON’S Alice Neighbour recently claimed a superb third place at the British Under 13 Girls Cycle Speedway Championship.

CROQUET: Mixed results for Swindon

Swindon Advertiser: Gillespie’s ton keeps Malmesbury in touch with league leaders

5:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

SWINDON Croquet Club played two matches at the weekend, with very different results.

Lechlade lift T20 trophy

Swindon Advertiser: Gillespie’s ton keeps Malmesbury in touch with league leaders

5:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

LECHLADE won their first silverware of the season with a 27-run win over South Cerney at Bourton Vale in the CDCA T20 Cup final.

Live SPEEDWAY LIVE: Belle Vue Aces 41 Swindon Robins 49

Swindon Advertiser: 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

Swindon Advertiser:

9:19pm Monday 21st July 2014

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

Cooper: ‘Give our youth a chance’

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Monday 21st July 2014

SWINDON Town fans have been urged not to jump on the backs of the club’s scholars as and when they get their first-team breaks in 2014/15, with manager Mark Cooper insisting that with the support they need this crop of players could go on to be future stars.

Saints will test Town’s fitness in friendly tie

Swindon Advertiser:

7:28pm Monday 21st July 2014

SWINDON Town manager Mark Cooper isn’t anticipating his side having too much of the ball tonight, as Premier League side Southampton arrive at the County Ground for a pre-season friendly.

A look inside the life of Swindon Robins’ Aussie starlet

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Monday 21st July 2014

NICK Morris has achieved more by the tender age of 20 than most speedway riders do in their entire careers, but the youngster is fully aware of how many steps he still needs to take to reach the top.

Kildemand: 'It’s my time to shine'

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Monday 21st July 2014

PETER Kildemand knows he needs to put in a big performance in the opening round of the World Cup next week if he’s to earn a spot in the Danish side for the later stages of the competition.

NON-LEAGUE: Marine pass the Bluebird’s challenge in Rob Dean Testimonial

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Monday 21st July 2014

SWINDON Supermarine boss Dave Webb said Saturday’s friendly with local rivals Chippenham was a better challenge for his side than the defeat to Swindon Town.

Batch aims for success on the road

Swindon Advertiser: Troy  Batchelor

5:30am Monday 21st July 2014

CAPTAIN Troy Batchelor is hopeful his side will be able to convert his side’s recent run of home wins into success on the road this evening when the Robins travel to Belle Vue.

Rosco’s got a Vue to a kill tonight

Swindon Advertiser: Robins’ boss Alun Rossiter looks down as his side slip to a late defeat against Wolves

5:30am Monday 21st July 2014

ALUN Rossiter has insisted a positive frame of mind is vital as his side bid to continue their play-off push at Belle Vue this evening.

Tariq faces his toughest test to date with Hobbs

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Monday 21st July 2014

TARIQ Quaddus will face his toughest test yet when he returns to the ring at the end of next month.

Kildemand starts well but can only finish third in SEC race-off

Swindon Advertiser:

9:15pm Sunday 20th July 2014

ROBINS’ number one Peter Kildemand fell at the penultimate hurdle of the European Speedway Championships (SEC) latest round in Togliatti, Russia.

Howell finishes strong at The Open

Swindon Advertiser:

5:00pm Sunday 20th July 2014

DAVID Howell carded a final round 68 to finish the Open eight under - his best performance since 2008 when he finished seventh.

Cooper: I'll try to lock Stephens in until Saints' coach leaves

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Saturday 19th July 2014

SWINDON Town manager Mark Cooper is not anticipating any new signings by the time Southampton turn up at the County Ground for a pre-season friendly on Monday evening.

Young Purton batsman hoping to make English Development Programme

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Saturday 19th July 2014

FROM breaking TVs in his kitchen to taking on the country’s best at the Bunbury Festival, Elijah Samuel has crammed an awful lot into his fledgling career.

Kildemand convinced he'll be fit for Russian outing

Swindon Advertiser: Peter Kildemand (Swindon Robins)

5:30am Saturday 19th July 2014

PETER Kildemand is confident he will be fully fit as he looks to continue his European Championship push in the second round in Russia tomorrow night.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Shrivvy player-boss Collier fears he is out for season

Swindon Advertiser: Sam Collier

5:30am Saturday 19th July 2014

SAM Collier fears that the he will not been able to kick a ball in anger this season.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Davies looking for the perfect blend for Fairford

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Saturday 19th July 2014

FAIRFORD Town manager Gareth Davies believes that he will have a good blend of youth and experience for his first season in charge at Cinder Lane.

THE EMMA-KATE LIDBURY COLUMN: A new me

Swindon Advertiser: Emma-Kate Lidbury winning in Kansas. Picture: Liz Kreutz (www.elizabethkreutz.com)

5:30am Saturday 19th July 2014

AFTER a tough couple of months of injury and illness, reaching the start line at 70.3 Vineman this past weekend was a victory in itself.

BOWLS: Biggs still in the hunt for glory

Swindon Advertiser: Gillespie’s ton keeps Malmesbury in touch with league leaders

5:30am Saturday 19th July 2014

MEL Biggs is still on course to add another Wiltshire men’s county singles title to his record-breaking total of five.

BOWLS: Churchway book Leamington spot

Swindon Advertiser: Gillespie’s ton keeps Malmesbury in touch with league leaders

5:30am Saturday 19th July 2014

STRATTON CHURCHWAY have become the latest club to book a place in the Ladies National Championships at Royal Leamington Spa next month.

Swindon Sevens tournament has £1k first prize

Swindon Advertiser: Gillespie’s ton keeps Malmesbury in touch with league leaders

5:30am Saturday 19th July 2014

THIS year’s Swindon Sevens Rugby Festival kicks off today, with the winner at Greenbridge Road walking away with £1,000.

BOWLS: National championship places up for grabs this weekend

Swindon Advertiser: Gillespie’s ton keeps Malmesbury in touch with league leaders

5:30am Saturday 19th July 2014

TWO more places at Royal Leamington Spa in the National Championships are up for grabs this weekend.

Town schedule pre-season clash with Bromley

Swindon Advertiser:

3:18pm Friday 18th July 2014

SWINDON TOWN have added a first-team friendly at Bromley to their pre-season schedule.

VIDEO: Anton Rodgers meets the local media for the first time after signing for Swindon Town

Swindon Advertiser:

9:00am Friday 18th July 2014

ANTON Rodgers speaks to the local media for the first time after being formally unveiled as a Swindon Town player.







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