"Something of a polymath" was how Marlborough College Master, Jonathan Leigh described William S Bambridge, in whose memory the shield bearing his name was created, to be awarded to the winners of an annual match between the Marlborough College 1st XI and Marlborough Town Football Club's Under 18 team.
Marlborough Town Ladies' last league game of the season on Sunday was a tough one. Despite their keen desire to win at home, it resulted in a 5-1 loss against Melksham.
A home game on Sunday, and the first round of the cup meant that spirits were high for Marlborough Town Ladies as they came out to defend their cup title.
They started the game energetically, gaining possession early and passing well.
Marlborough began the new year with a difficult battle against top of the league, Swindon Town Development on Sunday.
It was a great game of football but another loss for Marlborough with a final score of 5 nil.
The last game of 2016 was another tough one for Marlborough Town Ladies, who lost 4-1 against Swindon Supermarine away.
The game started off positively; the central midfield passing the ball well and distributing to the wingers who worked tirelessly up and down
Marlborough Town went into Saturday’s game against Royal Wootton Bassett Town Reserves top of the Wiltshire Senior League looking to maintain their good run of form having won the last six games in a row.
The first half got off to a
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- Football: Marlborough Town go top of Wiltshire League with win against Trowbridge
- Football: Marlborough Ladies suffer a 6-0 home defeat
- Football: Swindon Spitfires soar in 6-3 win against Marlborough Ladies
- Football: Marlborough Ladies lose to old foes in first cup tie
- Football: Marlborough Town Ladies suffer defeat in tough home game
- First point of the season for Marlborough Ladies
- Football: Marlborough Ladies shot down by Spitfires
- Football: Marlborough Ladies suffer an early season loss
- Becky Knox, a star of cup-winning Marlborough Ladies joins MYFC to coach the Angels girls football team as more Angels are sought
- Marlborough Youth Barbarians U12s win league title
- Marlborough Ladies win League Cup
- Marlborough Ladies finish season 11 games without a loss
- Football: Cup final place for Marlborough Ladies
- Marlborough Ladies end regular season with eighth win in a row
- Victory for Marlborough Ladies in quarter final cup match
- Football: Another big win for Marlborough Ladies
- Victory at Frome makes it five wins in a row
- Four wins on the trot as Marlborough settle score with Laverstock
- ‘Perfect result’ as Marlborough Ladies wreak revenge on Warminster