Wilcot vs Avebury – 180513

On a warm but cloudy afternoon, Wilcot’s captain won the third successive toss and opted to bat. In spite of Peter Williams and Graham Smith’s best efforts, the heavy rain earlier in the week was sure to make the pitch play slow which undoubtedly contributed to Marcel Bar’s exit to[…]

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Walter Rose & Son Morris Dancers

As part of the Devizes Food Festival staff at Walter Rose & Son Butchers demonstrated the ancient art of Morris dancing, which dates back to 1448.  The staff took up the form of folk dancing over twelve months ago, and have regularly performed at a variety of events.

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Wilcot vs All Cannings – 11th May 2013

  It was a long, cold, windy, miserable afternoon in the field. With the captain’s hamstring failing to recover in time it was left to vice-captain Graham Smith to continue this season’s 100% correct call of the toss which he duly did, and with the possibility of rain later elected to put the home[…]

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Charity U10 Football Tournament

Sunday – 5th May 2013 It was fitting that the weather was perfect for the Finlay Foundation U10 Charity 6-a-side football tournament, held at Marlborough Town Football Club.  Sixteen enthusiastic teams of boys and girls played their hearts out in front of an even more enthusiastic crowd.

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Wilcot vs Bradford Beehive – 04/05/11

  On a glorious sunny afternoon, Wilcot made a stuttering start to their campaign in division 3. On one of the rare occasions our captain won the toss, he opted to put the opposition in. Beehive who had just returned from a pre-season tour in Lanzarote clearly relished the excellent wicket prepared[…]

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