Bucks New University welcomes England rugby side for fitness sessions

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:20pm Monday 27th October 2014

A TOUCH of sporting class came to Wycombe this week as a top women’s team taught the boys a thing or two.

England star extends contact with Wasps

Basingstoke Gazette: Joe Launchbury goes over at Twickenham

9:38am Friday 24th October 2014

ENGLAND lock Joe Launchbury has ended the uncertainty surrounding his club future by signing a new contact with Wasps.

Rowing club delighted at Olympian's return to the water

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00am Friday 26th September 2014

A WELCOME sight is set to return to the river in Marlow after one of the town’s most prized Olympians vowed to get back in the boat after a two year absence.

Bourne End sailors to join world record breaking bid

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:30am Friday 19th September 2014

SAILORS in Bourne End will be joining thousands more across the globe to take part in a world record attempt.

Thousands to cheer on Tour of Britain stars in Bucks today

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:27am Friday 12th September 2014

TENS of thousands of fans are expected to line the the streets of Bucks this afternoon as the Tour of Britain whips through the county.

Last chance to nominate Bucks' sporting heroes

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:28pm Friday 12th September 2014

THERE are just three days left for people within Bucks to nominate their local sporting heroes to receive a special thank you.

Unusual sporting return for champion rower

Basingstoke Gazette:

2:40pm Monday 1st September 2014

PARALYMPIC champion Naomi Riches made an unusual sporting return on Sunday following her retirement from rowing, with her switch to a new discipline not going entirely to plan.

Ghost of seasons past exorcised by Blues

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:46am Monday 18th August 2014

WANDERERS boss Gareth Ainsworth said the ghost of his side's last match at Adams Park - which led to them being on the verge of relegation - has been laid to rest with the performances at the start of the new campaign.

Wycombe prepares for tomorrow's Half Marathon

Basingstoke Gazette: Runners at the start of the 2013 Wycombe Half Marathon

12:40pm Saturday 19th July 2014

HUNDREDS of people are expected to lace up their running shoes to take part in the annual Wycombe Half Marathon tomorrow.

Training sessions from England cricket captain to help form new women's team

Basingstoke Gazette: Charlotte Edwards will again skipper the England side

2:18pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

STAR cricketers are coming to town next week to help launch a female team for Marlow and get more women involved in the game.

Is this the best cricket line-up ever?

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:32pm Saturday 5th July 2014

A SMILING row of some of the finest cricketers in history lined up for a photocall before today’s once-in-a-lifetime match at the home of the sport.

Five of the best - Great Wimbledon finals of our time

Basingstoke Gazette: Andy in happier times

12:11pm Saturday 5th July 2014

The five best Wimbledon finals in history AS the all England club gears up for its 127th finals weekend, the BFP serves up a list of ace finals to grace the centre court at the tennis championships in the world.

Schoolgirl beats tough field to top triathlon podium

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:06pm Monday 30th June 2014

A SCHOOLGIRL triumphed in a gruelling triathlon on Sunday despite only taking up the sport last year.

BFP launches new 'mobile-friendly' website

Basingstoke Gazette: BFP launches new 'mobile-friendly' website

5:00pm Tuesday 3rd June 2014

TABLET and smartphone users rejoice – the Bucks Free Press has today launched its new mobile-friendly website.

Rugby star calls for recruits at charity golf day

Basingstoke Gazette: Rugby star calls for recruits at charity golf day

1:19pm Monday 19th May 2014

A RUGBY world winner will turn his hand at the golf course next week as he appears at a charity event in Marlow.

Pierre returns on three year deal

Basingstoke Gazette: Pierre returns on three year deal

1:30pm Friday 16th May 2014

GARETH Ainsworth is continuing his flurry of activity in the transfer market with the capture of Brentford’s Aaron Pierre.

Irish international signs on for another year

Basingstoke Gazette: Gary Doherty celebrates his goal against Rotherham last night

1:11pm Friday 16th May 2014

IRISH international Gary Doherty has committed to Wanderers for at least one more season after signing a new one-year contract.

Wasps show signs of new life in losing to Saracens

8:01pm Saturday 29th March 2014

Tom Howe did a fine Christian Wade impression on his Premiership debut, but it wasn’t enough as Wasps were eventually overpowered 32-20 by Saracens at Adams Park this afternoon.

Junior rowers clinch gold at site of Olympic heroics

Basingstoke Gazette: MRC girls 17 quad, from left to right: Rosalind Wilson, Molly Harding, Heidi Long and Erica Holmes

3:04pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

OLYMPIC stars of the future from Marlow Rowing Club got a taste of fellow members’ successes last weekend by winning gold at the scene of Team GB’s London 2012 triumphs.

Gaz backs his young guns to fire Blues away from danger

Basingstoke Gazette: Wanderers end Adams Park hoodoo to beat league leaders

10:07am Tuesday 25th February 2014

GARETH Ainsworth has backed his young guns to fire the Blues away from the relegation zone – starting tonight at Exeter City.

Wanderers Trust announce sale plan

Basingstoke Gazette: Adams Park was packed to the rafters on Saturday

7:00pm Thursday 13th February 2014

THE Wycombe Wanderers Trust has tonight announced it has agreed in principle to sell a controlling interest in the club to a company.

Gold medallist reveals coma trauma

Basingstoke Gazette: Naomi Riches

9:00am Tuesday 26th November 2013

GOLD medallist para-rower Naomi Riches has revealed how she was left in a coma and fighting for her life - at the beginning of her sporting career.

Riches retires: I've achieved my dream

Basingstoke Gazette: Naomi Riches

12:36pm Thursday 14th November 2013

NAOMI Riches has called time on a stellar rowing career, admitting she could never recapture the elation of winning gold at London 2012.

Another Olympian adds patronage to Marlow Sports Club

Basingstoke Gazette: Alex Danson

7:20am Monday 4th November 2013

ANOTHER medal winning Olympian has joined the ranks of the patrons of Marlow Sports Club.

Runners gear up for Marlow Half Marathon on Sunday

Basingstoke Gazette: Last year's Marlow Half Marathon

3:40pm Friday 1st November 2013

RUNNERS will be bracing themselves for tough times this weekend, as the Marlow Half Marathon gets underway once again - notoriously one of the toughest such races on the sporting calendar.

Asbestos further delays £2.5million watersports hub

Basingstoke Gazette: "Fierce fire" engulfs Marlow Rowing Club

3:25pm Tuesday 22nd October 2013

A DANGEROUS substance at Marlow Rowing Club's headquarters has further delayed the new £2.5m watersports hub.

Demolition day delay at historic building after gas fears

Basingstoke Gazette: Updated: "Fierce fire" engulfs Marlow Rowing Club

1:40pm Friday 11th October 2013

DEMOLITION day at one of Marlow's historic buildings was put on ice this week - due to fears over a potentially dangerous gas pipe.

Nominations sought for Bucks Sports Awards

Basingstoke Gazette: Nominations sought for Bucks Sports Awards

3:00pm Wednesday 11th September 2013

Sports clubs, coaches, volunteers and schools in South Bucks are being urged to nominate candidates for the Bucks and MK Sports Awards.

Lottery win leaves gliders sky high

Basingstoke Gazette: Glider crash kills Worcestershire man

2:00pm Sunday 25th August 2013

A GLIDING Club, which was under threat two years ago, has been granted a windfall of nearly £48,000 of National Lottery cash.

'Paralympics hasn't improved daily lives for disabled'

Basingstoke Gazette: Torchbearer Simon Richardson lights the Paralympics Cauldron outside City Hall in Cardiff

9:54am Wednesday 14th August 2013

THE Paralympics has not helped improve the daily lives of disabled people, a leading Bucks campaign group says.

Wanderers hold Villa to hard-fought draw

Basingstoke Gazette: Wanderers hold Villa to hard-fought draw

4:51pm Saturday 20th July 2013

WANDERERS' pre-season received a massive boost after they held Premier League giants Aston Villa to a 2-2 draw at Adams Park

Wycombe got the measure of Ashes wildcard Agar

Basingstoke Gazette: Alan Duncan

3:51pm Thursday 11th July 2013

AUSTRALIA’s joker in The Ashes pack ‘didn’t really stand out’ when he played against High Wycombe CC at the start of the summer, according to one of the London Road bowlers who faced him.

Mayor hails rowing club's unsung heroes after £1m success

Basingstoke Gazette: "Fierce fire" engulfs Marlow Rowing Club

11:10am Monday 1st April 2013

TWO unsung heroes of Marlow Rowing Club's phoenix like rise from the ashes have been hailed by the Mayor.

England Under-21s coming to Adams Park in Euro 2013 campaign

Basingstoke Gazette: England Under-21 boss Stuart Pearce has praised Sean Dyche and Watford. Picture: Action Images

11:06am Wednesday 27th February 2013

WYCOMBE Wanderers will welcome England’s Under-21s to Adams Park in March for the next step on their path to Euro 2013.

Olympic legend glimpses new £4m Marlow sports centre

Basingstoke Gazette: Olympic legend glimpses new £4m Marlow sports centre

8:00am Tuesday 19th February 2013

OLYMPIC legend Sir Steve Redgrave met 120 young rowers and got a glimpse of his old school's new £4million sports centre.

Ainsworth dedicates Daggers win to Blues fans

Basingstoke Gazette: Gareth Ainsworth applauds the Wanderers fans before his first match in permanent charge on Saturday

12:03pm Sunday 20th January 2013

GARETH Ainsworth dedicated his side’s hard-fought win over Dagenham & Redbridge to the fans after their heroics got the game on.

Olympic medallist: I'd love to live back in Marlow one day

1:30pm Saturday 19th January 2013

OLYMPIC medal winner Beth Storry says she would love to return to live in Marlow again after picking up an award to recognise her success last summer.

New Year's Honours for Olympic heroes Grainger and Riches

Basingstoke Gazette: Katherine Grainger

2:20pm Saturday 29th December 2012

OLYMPIC rowing legend Katherine Grainger has been awarded a CBE in a New Year’s Honour’s list dominated by London 2012 heroes.

New Handy Cross sports centre plans to go on display next week

Basingstoke Gazette: Olympic velodrome and The Shard inspire Handy Cross plans

3:17pm Tuesday 27th November 2012

RESIDENTS and sports enthusiasts will get the chance to have their say on plans for a revamped Handy Cross sports centre next week.

Striker Logan leaves Wanderers

Basingstoke Gazette: Richard Logan and Bristol Rovers' Lee Brown struggle to get going in the Adams Park rain

2:30pm Friday 16th November 2012

STRIKER Richard Logan has left Wycombe Wanderers today by mutual consent.

Olympic medallist bemoans 'massive blow' to cycling from Lance Armstrong scandal

Basingstoke Gazette: Lance Armstrong has repeatedly denied doping allegations

5:00pm Sunday 4th November 2012

AN OLYMPIC medal winning cyclist from Marlow has spoken of the dark time the Lance Armstrong scandal has caused for the sport he loves.

Marlow runner celebrates five in a row

4:00pm Sunday 4th November 2012

SAMANTHA Amend made it five wins in a row at the Marlow Half Marathon today and revealed how hard the soaking conditions had made the course.

Olympic great speaks of vision to restore rowing club

Basingstoke Gazette: Sir Steve Redgrave

8:26pm Saturday 3rd November 2012

THE new Marlow Rowing Club, once it is restored, will be an iconic sporting hub for future generations, Sir Steve Redgrave says.

Tickets still going for Olympians evening

Basingstoke Gazette: Katherine Grainger, left, and Anna Watkins celebrate with their gold medals

1:09pm Friday 19th October 2012

TICKETS can still be snapped up for a major fundraising event next week featuring various Olympians.

Wanderers director resigns

Basingstoke Gazette: Wanderers director resigns

1:46pm Friday 12th October 2012

A WANDERERS director whose financial support helped fund the recent takeover of the club has resigned.

World champion opens floating bridge

Basingstoke Gazette: World champion opens floating bridge

3:00pm Monday 8th October 2012

WORLD champion paracanoeist Jeanette Chippington unveiled a new floating bridge at Longridge outdoor activities centre to help disabled sportsmen.

£30m sports centre plans 'short sighted'

Basingstoke Gazette: Image from PictureGalleryModule_ID:3159339

1:29pm Tuesday 2nd October 2012

PLANS for the proposed new £30m Handy Cross leisure complex have been branded 'short sighted' for not catering for minority sports boosted by the Olympics.

Wanderers ask fans to help settle £125K legal bill

Basingstoke Gazette: Wanderers Supporters Trust face £125k legal bill

12:09pm Tuesday 2nd October 2012

JUST three months after taking control of the club, Wanderers Supporters Trust are passing the begging bowl around – looking for £125,000 to settle a legal bill.

VIDEO: How High Wycombe celebrated Olympians

Basingstoke Gazette: VIDEO: Thousands in Marlow for Olympic celebration

10:38am Sunday 30th September 2012

SWARMS of sports fans cheered and applauded as Wycombe's Olympic sporting heroes stopped off at Bucks New University .

Olympic volunteers bask in Wycombe's celebration

Basingstoke Gazette: Olympic ceremony participants with gold medal winner Katherine Grainger

3:00pm Sunday 30th September 2012

DOZENS of volunteers who helped run the Olympics were special guests at Wycombe's homecoming parade and said the crowds made it feel like a repeat of the London games.






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