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Alarming slump in form continues for Melksham

Sat. 28th July. WCCL – Division 5 Wanborough 65-3 Melksham CC 63 all Melksham suffered back-to-back defeats for the first time this season, with a calamitous batting display, forcing them…

Surprise defeat for Melksham against league strugglers

Sat. 21st July. WCCL – Division 5. Melksham CC 158 all out. Bathford CC 1st XI 160-5 Melksham’s season suffered a setback with a surprise home defeat to Division 5…

First Bowerhill Bomber event a success!

THE Bowerhill Bomber took to the fields around the sports pavilion on Sunday 22nd July all in aid of Melksham Carnival, where 200 runners ran either a 5k or 10k race.…

Skittles team on top as they head for their third national championship

WILTSHIRE Wonders, Melksham’s double championship winning skittles team, are currently top of their group as they head to Torquay to play their last seven games, looking at lifting their third national…

Town’s under 10s praised for sportsmanship

MELKSHAM Town under 10 Harriers have been crowned Mid Wilts Sportsmanship of the year team award for the 2017/18 season. After each scheduled league game, the opposing manager of a…

Sat. 7th July. WCCL – Division 5 Biddestone CC 3rd XI 212 all out Melksham CC 355 – 4

Melksham bounced back from their horror show the previous week, to hammer Biddestone 3s by 143 runs away from home, with captain Joe Veacock and Matt Hunt leading the charge…

Town positive after pre-season performances against League sides

MELKSHAM Town players had their first run-outs of the new football season, playing pre-season friendlies against Swindon Town and Bristol Rovers, leaving the team positive as they look towards the…

Sat. 14th July. WCCL – Division 5 Melksham CC 176 all out. Royal Wootton Bassett CC 3rd XI 151 all out

Melksham Cricket Club maintained their lead at the top of the Division 5 table with a narrow 25 run win at home to bottom of the table Royal Wootton Bassett…

Commemorative re-match for cricketers

Following the success of last year’s cricket match between the New Broughtonians and Broughton Gifford, there will be a re-match on Sunday 15th July at 1pm when Broughton Gifford hope…

Atworth world champion delights race fans

A FORMER world champion sidecar passenger from Atworth was reunited with his racing partner from the 1970s at an event last month in Lincolnshire. Paul Korkus reports, “Last month saw the sidecar revival…