RACING: Longsdon's delighted

Witney Gazette: Charlie Longsdon

4:49pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Kilfilichen Bay followed up his Southwell success for Chipping Norton trainer Charlie Longsdon with a convincing victory at Hunti-ngdon on Bank Holiday Mon-day.

BOWLS: Carterton trio slip to agonising defeat

Witney Gazette:

4:47pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Carterton trio David Clanfield, Paul Sharman and Alan Prew went down to an agonising defeat in the final of the Bowls England men’s national triples championship at Leamington Spa.

EQUESTRIAN: Triple boost

2:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Olympic team eventing silver medallist Kristina Cook, European Championships eventing gold medallist Laura Collett and Badminton winner Paul Tapner will compete at next month’s Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials, organisers say.

RACING: Haddock off to flier

11:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Amateur jockey Marcus Haddock made a dream start to his race-riding career with a winner on his first mount when Soundbyte gained a thrilling success at Nottingham for Chastleton trainer John Gallagher.

BOWLS: Charlbury complete safety mission

Witney Gazette:

3:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Charlbury completed the great escape in Division 2 of the Oxford & District Bowls League, sponsored by Yarnton Nurseries.

RACING: Gallagher is a happy man

Witney Gazette: Chastleton trainer John Gallagher

2:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Chastleton trainer John Gallagher was thrilled by the manner of Ada Lovelace’s victory at Brighton.

ATHLETICS: Bolton is crowned vet 40 king again

1:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Woodstock Harriers’ James Bolton retained the vet 40 men’s title with a race to go as he finished second in round four of the Mota-Vation Series at Combe.

WOMEN'S RUGBY: Angels warm-up with win

12:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Witney Angels continued their preparations for their forthcoming Women’s NC South West 1 campaign with a 29-22 friendly victory against Supermarine Ladies at Hailey Road on Sunday.

RACING: Brooks to call time as a trainer

Witney Gazette:

10:20am Wednesday 6th August 2014

Charlie Brooks, who is based at Sarsden, near Chipping Norton, has called time on his latest foray into the training ranks.

FOOTBALL: Boss Gee is upbeat

Witney Gazette:

7:00am Wednesday 6th August 2014

North Leigh manager Mark Gee is hoping that getting his players back early for pre-season training will pay off, starting with the visit of Mangotsfield in Saturday’s opener.

BOWLS: Super Witney are crowned champions

Witney Gazette: image of bowls close up of bowling woods and jack for sport

7:00am Wednesday 6th August 2014

West Witney were crowned Division 2 champions after a 6-0 whitewash of Thame.

BOWLS: West Witney in sight of crown

Witney Gazette: image of bowls close up of bowling woods and jack for sport

4:17pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Leaders West Witney closed in on the Division 2 title with a 5-1 win against Chipping Norton in the Oxford and District League, sponsored by Yarnton Nurseries.

WATERSKI-ING: Nutt strikes three gold at nationals

Witney Gazette:

4:12pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Katie Nutt, from Standlake, struck gold in all three disciplines at the National Championships in Hazelwood Ski World, Lincoln over the weekend.

BOWLS: Carterton too strong for Witney

Witney Gazette: image of bowls close up of bowling woods and jack for sport

4:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Carterton beat Witney Mills 5-1 in Division 1 of the Oxford & District League, sponsored by Yarnton Nurs-eries.

GOLF: Cook is ready to turn pro

Witney Gazette:

12:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Jamie Cook is all set to juggle two different sports this season as the Oxford City forward gets closer to becoming a professional golfer.

BOWLS: Carterton in hot form

Witney Gazette: image of bowls close up of bowling woods and jack for sport

2:00pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Carterton ended Shiplake’s recent good run with a 5-1 home victory in Division 1 of the Oxford & District Bowls League sponsored by Yarnton Nurseries.

RACING: Longsdon boosted by Fehily

Witney Gazette: OPTIONS: Opening Batsman, ridden by Noel Fehily

12:00pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Chipping Norton trainer Charlie Longsdon provided stable jockey Noel Fehily with his first winner since his comeback from injury when Pure Style lived up to his name at Worcester.

BOXING: Awe-struck Hall meets hero Brook

Witney Gazette:

11:00am Wednesday 16th July 2014

Windrush Boxing Club’s light bantamweight Nathan Hall, 15, had a work experience week he will never forget after he trained at the famous Ingle gym in Sheffield.

BOWLS: Woodstock's joy

Witney Gazette: image of bowls close up of bowling woods and jack for sport

12:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

Woodstock hit the century mark in a 5-1 win against Oxford University Press in Division 4 of the Oxford & District League sponsored by Yarnton Nurseries.

RACING: Rimell's success

Witney Gazette: Owner-trainer Mark Rimell celebrated a win at Salisbury

12:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

Leafield owner-trainer Mark Rimell provided jockey Graham Lee with the middle leg of a treble when 5-1 shot Spiraea bounced back to winning ways at Warwick, writes Russell Smith.

CRICKET: Downs end long wait for victory

Witney Gazette: cricket generic

11:00am Wednesday 9th July 2014

Wes Bartlett hit 81 and James France made 53 as hosts Oxford Downs finally secured their first Cherwell League Division 1 win of the season at the expense of Great Brickhill.

CRICKET: Swinbrook get pitch boost

Witney Gazette: cricket generic

2:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Swinbrook CC has been given almost £19,000 to repair their damaged pitch.

GYMNASTICS: Morris on song

Witney Gazette:

1:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Carterton GC’s Roisin Morris, eight, won four gold medals at the Oxfordshire County Levels Competition at Berinsfield.

BOWLS: Carterton defeat leaders

Witney Gazette: image of bowls close up of bowling woods and jack for sport

12:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Carterton won by a single shot against Division 1 leaders Headington in the Oxford & District League, sponsored by Yarnton Nurseries.

TENNIS: Open day puts seal on courts revamp

Witney Gazette: tennis racket hitting ball for sport

3:00pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

Witney Tennis Club will be holding an open day this Sunday from 10am to 5pm after work to resurface the courts was completed.

DISABILITY SPORT: Youngsters are boosted

Witney Gazette: Witney’s multi-sports club are set to benefit from National Lottery funding

3:00pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

Young people across West Oxfordshire with disabilities or behavioural difficulties are set for a boost from the National Lottery.

SAILING: Humphris has a trip of a lifetime

Witney Gazette: Carterton teenager Oliver Humphris pictured with Ellen McArthur after completing in the JP Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race around the Isle of Wight on Saturday

3:00pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

A Carterton teenager who overcame cancer had the experience of a lifetime when he shared the seas with four-time Olympic champion Sir Ben Ainslie at the JP Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race.

RACING: Longsdon's quandry

Witney Gazette: Charlie Longsdon

3:00pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

Chipping Norton trainer Charlie Longsdon could aim Vulcanite at the Galway Festival next month after the versatile gelding completed a hat-trick at Worcester on Sunday.

GOLF RESULTS

Witney Gazette: golf generic

1:00pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

GOLF RESULTS

BOWLS: West Witney take over at summit

Witney Gazette: Hanborough Bowls Club show off their new shirts which are part of a sponsorship deal with Sportif Suzuki of Long Hanborough, at their charity day

12:00pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

West Witney knocked long-time Division 2 leaders Ban-bury Chestnuts off the top with a 6-0 whitewash of Wat-lington in the Oxford and District League, sponsored by Yarnton Nurseries.

SWIMMING: Speare is national champion

10:30am Wednesday 18th June 2014

YOLANDA Speare produced a superb display to triumph in the ASA National Long Course Masters Championships.

BOWLS: Charlbury roast Chestnuts

Witney Gazette: image of bowls close up of bowling woods and jack for sport

8:00am Wednesday 18th June 2014

Charlbury recorded a 4-2 home win over Division 2 leaders Banbury Chestnuts in the Oxford & District League, sponsored by Yarnton Nurseries.

BOXING: Hall signs off on a high

Witney Gazette: Nathan Hall

7:30am Wednesday 18th June 2014

NATHAN Hall posted an impressive victory over Owen Pirrot in the Bristol Box Cup on Sunday.

KICKBOXING: Double joy for India

Witney Gazette: India Mae Thompson

6:00am Wednesday 18th June 2014

INDIA Mae Thompson picked up two silver medals in the ICO European Championships in Sittingbourne, Kent.

GYMNASTICS: Dela's day to savour

Witney Gazette: Carterton coach Debra Courtenay-Crane with gold medal winner Kate Dela

6:00am Wednesday 18th June 2014

KATE Dela won gold in the Veterans Over 30s Artistic Advanced Gymnastics Competition at Basingstoke.

GOLF RESULTS

Witney Gazette: golf generic

1:00pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

LOCAL RESULTS

AQUATHON: Cardy sets sights on Canada test

Witney Gazette: Janette Cardy was crowned European Aquathon champion following her success in Cologne

12:00pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

Witney's Janette Cardy is targeting success in the world championships in Edmonton, Canada in August after being crowned European champion.

BOWLS: Carterton are up to third as South Oxford lose out

Witney Gazette: image of bowls close up of bowling woods and jack for sport

12:00pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

Carterton eased to a 4-2 win at home to South Oxford in Division 1 of the Oxford & District League, sponsored by Yarnton Nurseries.

RACING: Long Wave is in tune

Witney Gazette: Charlie Longsdon was left to rue a mistake by Pendra

11:00am Wednesday 11th June 2014

Chipping Norton trainer Charlie Longsdon had Long Wave tuned in to strike at Fontwell.

EQUESTRIAN: Clark nips in for win

Witney Gazette: Aoife Clark, who won the Equi-Trek CCI3* at Bramham Horse Trials

10:00am Wednesday 11th June 2014

Aoife Clark could not hide her delight after winning the Equi-Trek CCI3* at Bramham Horse Trials on Fenyas Elegance in dramatic style.

BOWLS: Witney Mills stay second despite losing derby clash

Witney Gazette: image of bowls close up of bowling woods and jack for sport

3:45pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

Witney Mills stayed second in Division 1 despite slipping to a 4-2 defeat against Carterton in the Oxford & District League, sponsored by Yarnton Nurseries.

RACING: Gallagher is happy

Witney Gazette: Chastleton trainer John Gallagher

3:43pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

Ladweb completed a quick-fire hat-trick of wins for Chastleton trainer John Gallagher with a smooth success at Bath.

TETRATHLON: Church is called up by Britain

Witney Gazette: John Church

3:36pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

Former Burford School pupil John Church has been selected to represent Great Britain at the biennial International Championships in Perth, Australia, from July 5-20.

GOLF RESULTS

3:23pm Wednesday 28th May 2014

LOCAL RESULTS

BADMINTON: Medal delight for Roberts

Witney Gazette: Ben Roberts (right) with doubles partner Dan Blair

3:12pm Wednesday 28th May 2014

Brize Norton’s Ben Roberts teamed up with Dan Blair (Didcot) to claim the boys doubles title at the Hampshire Under 16 Open.

RACING: Rimell joy at Spiraea

Witney Gazette: Owner-trainer Mark Rimell celebrated a win at Salisbury

3:08pm Wednesday 28th May 2014

Spiraea gave Leafield owner-trainer Mark Rimell a welcome winner with a last-gasp success to open her account with victory at Salisbury.

BOWLS: Witney are still top after loss

Witney Gazette: image of bowls close up of bowling woods and jack for sport

3:01pm Wednesday 28th May 2014

Witney Mills stayed top of Division 1 despite losing 4-2 to Banbury Central in the Oxford & District League, sponsored by Yarnton Nurseries.

GOLF RESULTS

Witney Gazette: golf generic

4:00pm Wednesday 21st May 2014

LATEST RESULTS

SWIMMING: Witney are in fourth

Witney Gazette: Close up of swimmer for sport

2:00pm Wednesday 21st May 2014

Witney A were pipped to third place by a point at the at Gareth Jeans Gala at Dunstable, Bedfordshire.

BOXING: Nathan's super run is halted

1:00pm Wednesday 21st May 2014

Windrush Valley’s Nathan Hall controversially lost out on points to Gloucester’s Brad Ingram in the pre-quarter finals of the England Boxing Junior Championships at Banbury’s Woodgreen leisure centre on Saturday.






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