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BRITISH GP: Batch struggles in Cardiff

Swindon Advertiser:

10:31pm Saturday 12th July 2014

SWINDON skipper Troy Batchelor struggled in Cardiff this evening as he only managed three points at his debut British GP.

SWINDON SUPERMARINE 0 SWINDON TOWN 3: Town notch up pre-season win number two at Marine

Swindon Advertiser:

10:18pm Saturday 12th July 2014

SWINDON Town's preparations for the upcoming League One season continued with a second win over non-league opposition in as many days.

Goalscorer Kalinga turned up at training and asked for a trial

Swindon Advertiser: Mark Cooper

5:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

CELVIN Kalinga pitched up at Swindon Town training at Liddington and asked for a trial. Less than two weeks later he scored the Robins' first goal of pre-season.

Cooper satisfied with opening friendly win

Swindon Advertiser: Massimo Luongo challenges Brentford's Adam Forshaw who was later sent off . Picture: Terry Parker

5:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

SWINDON Town opened their pre-season campaign with a 2-0 win at Yate last night thanks to goals from trialist Celvin Kalinga and returning World Cup star Massimo Luongo.

BRITISH GP: Batch expecting a spine chilling ride

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

SWINDON skipper Troy Batchelor is expecting a “spine chilling” evening in Cardiff tonight as he bids to continue his stunning Grand Prix form.

GB boss Rosco has already made his mind up

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Robins and Great Britain boss Alun Rossiter

5:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

TONIGHT’S British Grand Prix in Cardiff will have very little influence on Alun Rossiter’s Great Britain team for the World Cup, with the Robins boss having already made his mind up.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE: Webb relishing visit of Swindon Town

Swindon Advertiser: Marine boss Dave Webb was delighted with the win

5:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

MANAGER Dave Webb is looking forward to showing off everything that’s good about Swindon Supermarine when they host Swindon Town this afternoon (kick-off 3pm).

No more local interest in European Open

Swindon Advertiser: Dennis Smith was man-of-the-match for Oxfordshire A

5:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

ALL three Swindon players were knocked out of the European Darts Open in Germany yesterday.

RUGBY LEAGUE: Baker insists St George can still make the play-offs

Swindon Advertiser: Action from Swindon St George's 50-20 defeat to Bristol Sonics on Saturday

5:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

SWINDON St George assistant coach Carl Baker think his team have an outside chance of making the West of England Premier League play-offs.

BRITISH GP: Robins out in force in Cardiff

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

TROY Batchelor is far from the Robins’ only representative at tonight’s British Grand Prix in Cardiff.

BOWLS: Two places up for grabs

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

5:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

TWO MORE places at the National Championships at Royal Leamington Spa are up for grabs today as Bradford-on-Avon host the quarter-finals and semi-finals of the Wiltshire ladies national pairs championship.

Wilts Ladies bow out

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

5:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

WILTSHIRE Ladies’ hopes in the Johns Trophy, inter-county championship, are over for another year after losing to Devon in their final west group match last Saturday at Culm Vale.

Biggs still on course for the title

Swindon Advertiser: Mel Biggs in action

5:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

MEL BIGGS is still on course for another singles title following another epic battle against Spencer Moulton’s Graham Shadwell in the men’s national singles championship on Monday at Chippenham Town.

BOWLS: Wilts men secure dramatic win

Swindon Advertiser: Wiltshire's Russell Francis

5:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

WILTSHIRE men have qualified for the Middleton Cup quarter-finals after edging out Warwickshire in a dramatic final group match last Saturday away in Rugby.

Ward and Harley not part of Cooper's plans

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon's Ryan Harley, centre

10:02pm Friday 11th July 2014

DARREN Ward and Ryan Harley’s Swindon Town careers could be coming to an end after manager Mark Cooper admitted he has no imminent plans to involve the pair in his first-team squad.

Town open pre-season with a win

Swindon Advertiser:

9:24pm Friday 11th July 2014

SWINDON Town have beaten non-league side Yate Town 2-0 in their opening pre-season friendly this evening.

DARTS: Smith is the last man standing

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon's Dennis Smith in action at the World Darts Championships last night

4:12pm Friday 11th July 2014

DENNIS Smith is the only Swindon player remaining in the European Darts Open in Germany following defeats for Johnny Haines and Chris Aubrey.

Town unveil new away shirt

Swindon Advertiser:

2:35pm Friday 11th July 2014

SWINDON Town have today unveiled their new away shirt.

Another local sponsor for Swindon Town

Swindon Advertiser:

12:38pm Friday 11th July 2014

SWINDON Town have announced another new sponsorship deal with a local firm, with Cotswold Farm Machinery adding their branding to the back of the club's away shirts for the 2014/15 campaign.

DARTS: Swindon players discover opponents

Swindon Advertiser: Johnny Haines

10:58am Friday 11th July 2014

THE Swindon trio of Dennis Smith, Chris Aubrey and Johnny Haines have been kept apart in round one of the European Darts Open today.

Former Town scholars picked up by Wrexham

Swindon Advertiser:

10:10am Friday 11th July 2014

TWO former Swindon Town scholars have enrolled with the Glyndwr Wrexham Football Academy - an initiative launched by Conference outfit Wrexham and Glyndwr University.

Excalibur sign up as Town sponsors

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Town statement regarding new chairman

9:24am Friday 11th July 2014

EXCALIBUR Communications are the latest local company to support Swindon Town, by sponsoring the back of the club's home shirts for the 2014/14 campaign.

Storey hoping for Pompey starts

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon's Miles Storey

9:10am Friday 11th July 2014

MILES Storey is hopeful a run of starts can lay the platform for a successful loan spell at Portsmouth.

Sierra Leone skipper on trial at Town

Swindon Advertiser:

9:21am Friday 11th July 2014

SWINDON Town have taken the captain of the Sierra Leone national side on trial, while a former West Brom midfielder is also training with the Robins this week.

Luongo set to feature in friendlies despite World Cup trip

Swindon Advertiser: Massimo Luongo in action for the Socceroos against Paraná Club

5:30am Friday 11th July 2014

MASSIMO Luongo returned to training with Swindon Town yesterday following his World Cup adventure and the midfielder is expected to go straight into the Robins’ matchday squad for the trip to Yate Town tonight.

Waldon could be set for loan switch

Swindon Advertiser: Connor Waldon

5:30am Friday 11th July 2014

MILES Storey’s departure to Portsmouth could pave the way for Connor Waldon to make a big impression with Swindon Town in 2014/15, but the young striker may still end up going out on loan himself.

Batchelor and Gustafsson inspire Robins to sink Pirates

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Friday 11th July 2014

SWINDON Robins had Troy Batchelor and Simon Gustafsson to thank as they crept home 46-43 against rivals Poole in front of the biggest Blunsdon crowd of the season last night.

BOWLS: Smith up for defence

Swindon Advertiser: Westlecot indoor player Lucy Smith

2:07pm Friday 11th July 2014

THE Smith girls, Lucy and younger sister Katy will return to Bradford-on-Avon on Sunday morning to defend their Ladies Under 25 Pairs crown that they won for the first time last year.

Cooper named Wiltshire captain

5:30am Friday 11th July 2014

CIARAN Cooper has been named as the captain of Wiltshire men’s team at the 84th annual English Schools’ Track & Field Championships.

Swindon skipper admits it looks like a two-horse race

Swindon Advertiser: Liam Tucker

5:30am Friday 11th July 2014

SWINDON captain Liam Tucker has conceded that the Glos/Wilts Division promotion race looks to be between Lechlade and Rockhampton, but he’s not giving up on the campaign just yet.

Aubrey admits next two events are vital

Swindon Advertiser: SO CLOSE: Chris Aubrey

5:30am Friday 11th July 2014

CHRIS Aubrey knows the next two European Tour events hold the key to whether or not he has a chance of competing in this year’s World Championship.

Live SPEEDWAY LIVE: Swindon Robins 46 Poole Pirates 43

Swindon Advertiser: SPEEDWAY LIVE: Swindon Robins v Leicester Lions

5:24pm Thursday 10th July 2014

Build-up, live meeting updates and reaction from the Robins' home clash with Poole.

Thompson would cost 'an awful lot of money' - Cooper

Swindon Advertiser: Nathan Thompson with the Advertiser’s Swindon Town Player of the Year trophy

4:00pm Thursday 10th July 2014

SWINDON Town would need to be offered “an awful lot of money” to make them consider selling Nathan Thompson, according to manager Mark Cooper.

SCOTTISH OPEN: Good start for Howell

Swindon Advertiser: David Howell

1:33pm Thursday 10th July 2014

SWINDON'S David Howell hit two eagles during his opening round to sit three-under at the Scottish Open this morning.

Cooper: Pompey move will do Storey 'world of good'

Swindon Advertiser: Mark Cooper

12:00pm Thursday 10th July 2014

SWINDON Town manager Mark Cooper feels Miles Storey's loan move to Portsmouth will do the striker "a world of good".

Storey completes Pompey loan

Swindon Advertiser: Town striker Miles Storey

10:34am Thursday 10th July 2014

SWINDON Town striker Miles Storey has signed for Portsmouth on a season-long loan.

Poole clash vital in more ways than one for Robins

Swindon Advertiser: HEAD TO HEAD: Rival bosses Alun Rossiter and Neil Middleditch tonight

5:30am Thursday 10th July 2014

ALUN Rossiter has admitted tonight’s clash with Poole is a vital one both on the track and for the club as a business.

Posh and Leeds eye Thompsons

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Thursday 10th July 2014

NATHAN Thompson is being monitored by Leeds United and Peterborough United, while his brother Louis is also the subject of interest from Leeds, the Advertiser understands.

Bullas biting back for Cats

Swindon Advertiser: Sam Bullas of Swindon Wildcats was among the goals. Picture: Nicky Pearce

6:58am Thursday 10th July 2014

RETURNING Wildcat Sam Bullas is looking to bite back as he signs on for another season with Swindon Wildcats.

THE SAM MORSHEAD COLUMN: Trust is a very valuable commodity for Robins

Swindon Advertiser: Sam Morshead waits outside the ground for Swindon Town fans before their trip to Stevenage

5:30am Thursday 10th July 2014

THERE is something amiss in this world when proactive football fans have their initiative mocked for no real reason.

"No excuses not to beat Poole" claims Kildemand

Swindon Advertiser: Robins' number one Peter Kildemand

5:30am Thursday 10th July 2014

ROBINS number one Peter Kildemand insisted his side have no excuses for not beating Poole this evening, given their impressive victory over leaders King’s Lynn last week.

Poole boss refuses to write off Robins

Swindon Advertiser: FRIENDLY FIRE: Alun Rossiter, right, and Poole boss Neil Middleditch ahead of last night's meeting

5:30am Thursday 10th July 2014

POOLE boss Neil Middleditch has admitted it would be dangerous to write Swindon Robins off in the race for the play-offs.

Supermarine announce Samaritans as their charity partner

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Thursday 10th July 2014

SWINDON Supermarine have announced Samaritans of Swindon and District will be their charity partner for the 2014/15 season.

Peterborough eyeing Thompson

Swindon Advertiser: Star in the making? - Town defender Nathan Thompson

3:12pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

PETERBOROUGH United are tracking the availability of Swindon Town right-back Nathan Thompson, the Advertiser understands.

Tickets on sale for Town's trip to Luton

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Town statement regarding new chairman

11:48am Wednesday 9th July 2014

TICKETS are now on sale for Swindon Town's Capital One Cup first-round tie at Luton Town.

Cats announce two pre-season match-ups

10:31am Wednesday 9th July 2014

SWINDON Wildcats have announced their first two pre-season fixtures for the 2014/15 season.

Bullas rejoins Wildcats

Swindon Advertiser: Sam Bullas of Swindon Wildcats was among the goals. Picture: Nicky Pearce

5:30am Wednesday 9th July 2014

SWINDON Wildcats will welcome back Mr Reliable in 2014/15, with Sam Bullas once again signing on at the Link Centre.

Kirby and Gidman confirmed for County Ground charity match

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 9th July 2014

STEVE Kirby and Will Gidman are the latest county cricket stars to confirm their involvement in this weekend’s T20 charity match at the County Ground.

FAMILY PETS: Avoid a flea in the ear

Swindon Advertiser:

9:53am Wednesday 9th July 2014

Summer is the time for pet owners to spring into action with ticks and fleas, writes Matt Whittaker, manager of Pets at Home Swindon

Pearce sets sights on Euro place

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 9th July 2014

A LOCAL junior rider has her sights firmly set on the European Eventing Championships and took a step closer towards her dream last weekend at Barbury International Horse Trials.







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