Rugby

Swindon has a thriving local rugby scene in both codes of the game. In rugby union, the town boasts no less four clubs in Swindon Rugby Club, Supermarine Rugby Club, Swindon College Old Boys Rugby Club and Royal Wootton Bassett Rugby Club. We don’t just cover the men’s game either and regularly cover the highly successful Supermarine Ladies side. Rugby league is also popular in the town and we cover the majority of their games in the summer.

Plate heartbreak for Swindon Under 15s

Swindon Under 15s suffered heartbreak in the Wiltshire Plate Final after they were beaten 14-10 by Melksham. Two tries either side of half-time from hosts Melksham left Swindon chasing the game although they battled back bravely. Tries from Olly Prior and Sam Albinson left Swindon just one try from victory. Unfortunately a

Swindon College win Southern Counties Senior Vase

Swindon College Old Boys survived an early scare to win the Southern Counties Senior Vase and move a step closer to playing at Twickenham. But hosts Abingdon made life difficult for Old Boys in the opening stages, scoring a converted try and a penalty to lead 10-0 after 26 minutes. Swindon College though