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  Wootton Bassett Hockey Club - Ladies Reports
Bassett's tighter defence in the second half and a courageous display by goalkeeper Laura Brown effectively blocked Chichester's onslaught, but despite vigorous efforts the Bassett forwards were unable to pull one back.
Bassett faced strong opposition from the start, and their efforts to penetrate Cirencester's defence were thwarted until the final minute of the first half, when a pass from Sue Davies was slotted home by Helen Bott.
WOOTTON Bassett Ladies 1st were outpaced and outplayed by Portishead Firebrands in their second league game of the season, at home.
users.bandzoogle.com /WBHC/ladiesreports.cfm   (2646 words)

  Lyneham Village Online - Information Wootton Bassett
Wootton Bassett is located just two miles from junction 16 of the M4, 4 miles from Lyneham and has served the surrounding farming community since Saxon times.
Wootton Bassett had a starting point in recorded history in 681AD and was known as Wodeton.
Wootton Bassett acquired a royal connection, believed to be, when Henry VIII took a mistress at Vastern Manor, to the west of the town.
www.lynehamvillage.com /info/towns/woottonbassett.html   (744 words)

 Wootton Bassett - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Wootton Bassett is a small market town located in northern Wiltshire, UK.
At the 2001 census its population was 11,043, indicating that the town has virtually tripled in size over the last 50 years.
It is commonly regarded as a commuter town serving the towns/cities such as Swindon, Chippenham, Cirencester, Bath and Bristol.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Wootton_Bassett   (358 words)

 Wootton Basset Town Council
Wootton Bassett's best known landmark the Town Hall was built at the end of the 17th Century, it owes its existence to the political ambitions of the Hyde family (the Earls of Clarendon) who presented the building to the town, and also had the market charter renewed.
Wootton Bassett's Jubilee Lake is to be found a short distance out of town on the Malmesbury Road, a wooded trail leads off a small car park and takes you through a steeply-wooded area to the lake, a popular spot for walkers, dog owners and anglers.
On Monday nights the sound of the bells ring out in Wootton Bassett High Street, the earliest bells date back to the four that were cast in 1633, it was only much later, between 1969 and 1871, that the church tower was built.
www.woottonbassett.gov.uk /infopage.asp?infoid=286   (1092 words)

 Wootton Bassett Hockey Club - Mens Reports
Bassett repelled one final West Wilts attack, after conceding a short corner right on the final whistle, for a hard-fought victory that takes their winning run to five in a row and moves them into third place in Wilts and NE Somerset Division 2.
Bassett were now able to pressure the Swindon defence and this soon led to their opening goal when a crisp pass from Max Brennan into the D found Curt Postil unmarked and able to sweep the ball home easily.
Wootton Bassett maintained their winning run with a 2 – 0 defeat of City of Bath on Saturday to retain second spot in Wilts and NE Somerset Division 1.
users.bandzoogle.com /WBHC/mensreports.cfm   (9215 words)

 Southern Property Finder
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 Isca Dragons 6 Wootton Bassett Ladies 1 (from This Is Wiltshire)
Early in the second half, Wootton Bassett came back strongly and were unlucky to concede a goal against the run of play.
Wootton Bassett maintained their attack and had several promising shots at goal before Isca Dragons scored a sixth goal, on the break.
Wootton Bassett absorbed a lot of pressure in a goalless first half, and defended well in the second half.
www.thisiswiltshire.co.uk /display.var.1998309.0.isca_dragons_6_wootton_bassett_ladies_1.php   (465 words)

 Wootton Bassett Volleyball Club
Wootton Bassett Volleyball Club reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the Wootton Bassett Volleyball Club Web Site is offered, including but not limited to the charges associated with the use of the Wootton Bassett Volleyball Club Web Site.
Wootton Bassett Volleyball Club is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Wootton Bassett Volleyball Club of the site or any association with its operators.
Wootton Bassett Volleyball Club reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Wootton Bassett Volleyball Club's sole discretion.
www.woottonbassettvbc.co.uk /Home/tabid/146/ctl/Terms/Default.aspx   (1485 words)

 Wootton Bassett Town F.C. - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Wootton Bassett Town Football Club is an English football club based in the town of Wootton Bassett in Wiltshire.
Bassett made steady progress and by 1985 were Division Two champions and three seasons later became Division One winners.
In the 2002/2003 season Bassett finished fifteenth after a good season for all the club as the Under 18 side performed well enough to finish second in the Wilts Under 18 Floodlit League.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Wootton_Bassett_Town_F.C.   (498 words)

 Wootton Bassett Chamber of Commerce - Home
The community spirit which is so prominent in and around Wootton Bassett is also shared by businesses in the area that make up our vibrant Chamber of Commerce.
Founded in 1991, Wootton Bassett Chamber of Commerce is a local organisation with the principal aim to promote, encourage and support the business interests of all our members.
Wootton Bassett Chamber of Commerce is part of the Wessex Assocation of Chambers of Commerce, an organisation which represents the needs and interests of 14 towns and which connects us with more than 1,200 businesses throughout North and West Wiltshire.
www.woottonbassett.biz   (139 words)

 The Ogbournes of Wootton Bassett
The year 681 is usually taken as the starting point for recorded history of Wootton Bassett, then known as Wodeton, it being referred to in that year in a Malmesbury Abbey charter granting land to the Abbot.
In the centuries prior to the 17th the name crops up in official records in the Kingsbridge hundred, Old map of Kingsbridge Hundred (24k) a small area of Wiltshire of which Wootton Bassett was the principal town.
A plaque is displayed in the Town Hall to attest to this, pictured here View of Wootton Bassett Town Hall & High St. (15k) One William Ogbourne gave unwilling assistance at the end of the 17th century when he fell foul of a special tax to raise money to fight a war against France.
www.oginet.com /Chronicles/wbasset.htm   (728 words)

 Wootton Bassett | History   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Wootton Bassett dates back to Saxon times, and was originally known as 'Woodeton'.
When the Manor became the property of Alan Bassett (who signature can be seen on the preface of the Magna Carta) in and about 1200AD, he expanded the town so much that his name was added as a suffix and evolved to what is now known as Wootton Bassett.
Granted permission by Henry III to hold a market in 1219, the town has always been a busy meeting place for local farmers and was once larger than its near neighbour Swindon.
www.swindonweb.com /woottonbassett/history.htm   (115 words)

 Wiltshire, England - Wootton Bassett - North Wiltshire
Records of Wootton Bassett seem to start in 681 AD when the Saxon King Ethelred granted the Abbot of Malmesbury a charter, which consisted: '10 hides of land to a place called Wodeton' (possibly a clearing in what is now Braden Forest).
By 1200 AD the manor had descended to Alan Bassett, whose signature can be seen as part of the Preface to the Magna Carta.
The Hyde family, in the 17th century renewed the charter for Wootton Bassett, probably to enhance their political careers, and Lawrence Hyde, first Earl of Rochester, gave the town its Town Hall in 1700.
www.northwiltslink.co.uk /html/wootton_bassett_-_north_wiltsh.html   (465 words)

 Wiltshire County Council | Bassett Boomerang
A flexible transport service for villages south of Wootton Bassett, offering door to door access for the general public using a taxi operating at bus fare rates to the town of Wootton Bassett.
The Bassett Boomerang service is a flexible transport service that can be booked between any of the following villages, or from these villages to Wootton Bassett;
You may be required to share your taxi with other users travelling to or from Wootton Bassett and where possible the taxi will collect you and drop you to your door.
www.wiltshire.gov.uk /transport/flexible-bus-and-taxibus-services/bassett-boomerang.htm   (307 words)

 The Ogbournes of Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire
Had he written to the parish of Wootton Bassett he would have felt he was getting somewhere, though we knew nothing about the history of our name at that time.
A plaque is displayed in the Town Hall to attest to this, pictured here View of Wootton Bassett Town Hall & High St. (15k) One William Ogbourne gave unwilling assistance at the end of the 17th century when he fell foul of a special tax to raise money to fight a war against France.
The year 681 is usually taken as the starting point for recorded history of Wootton Bassett, then known as Wodeton, it being referred to in that year in a Malmesbury Abbey charter granting land to the Abbot.
www.ogbourne.com /wbasset.htm   (940 words)

 Property for sale in Wootton Bassett Wiltshire
Although the following refers to buying a property for sale in your chosen area of Wootton Bassett, it is general purchasing information only and not specific to Wootton Bassett property.
It is usually advisable to do the research and obtain a suitable mortgage offer in the early stages of looking for your new home in Wootton Bassett.
Finally, if the purchase price of your Wootton Bassett property is over £120,000 you will be liable for Stamp Duty.
www.wiltshirepropertysales.co.uk /property_for_sale_0_Wootton_Bassett.html   (914 words)

 Jobs in Wootton Bassett - Find a job in Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire - Wootton Bassett JobsLink
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 Wootton Bassett Hockey Club - Home
Wootton Bassett Hockey Club runs 3 ladies hockey teams, 3 mens hockey teams and a junior section for ages 5 to 16.
Wootton Bassett Hockey Club has grown in strength over recent years as and this has been reflected in consistently good results on the pitch.
The new facilities at Wootton Bassett School mean we now have one of the best Astroturf pitches in the league.
users.bandzoogle.com /wbhc   (448 words)

 BBC - Wiltshire - The Exchange - Wootton Bassett School Reunion 1964 - 69
Please bring your own Picnic and Barbecue at the Wootton Bassett Fire Station in the afternoon of Sunday 25th May.
If you went to Wootton Bassett school during this period, and are still in contact with these or other school mates, or know of their town location please invite them to get in touch with the committee or direct them to the BBC Wiltshire website and this article.
The last planning meetings will be on Friday 16th May at 8.30pm in the Cross Keys in Wootton Bassett.
www.bbc.co.uk /wiltshire/the_exchange/wootton_bassett_reunion_may_03.shtml   (484 words)

 Wootton Bassett Reclamation Yard Center - Land, Metal, Oil, mine, lead and gas reclamation Wootton Bassett   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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 Wootton Bassett Light Operatic Society
Part of the towns celebrations included a Carnival procession and one float in the Parade was called HMS Jubilee, on it, were a number of Wootton Bassett's leading singers who entertained the crowds with a selection of songs from the Operettas and Musicals.
Such was the success, that the organiser of the float, Brian Taylor, decided that Wootton Bassett deserved to have it's own Light Operatic society and so the Wootton Bassett Light Operatic Society was formed.
Soon after the 2000 show, Wootton Bassett School was redeveloped and the new building would not have a "traditional" stage, so WBLOS decided to make the Memorial Hall it's permanent theatre.
www.johnfmarshall.co.uk /wblos/history.html   (235 words)

In the small copse at Templar's Firs, Wootton Bassett, near the recently re-opened stretch of the Wilts and Berks canal is a phenomenon that has perplexed geologists for the last few years.
I am inclined to rule out mud diapirism arising from a Wootton Bassett accretionary complex as the source of these mud springs and plumb instead for artesian leakage up through a weakness in the Kimmeridge Clay from the Coral Rag, which is locally a minor aquifer.
Housing and industry are spreading out from Wootton Bassett and the mud springs of Templar's Firs are not far beyond some new estates.
web.ukonline.co.uk /dg.small/W&BC_info/mud_springs.htm   (1559 words)

 Brinkworth, Wiltshire | Wootton Bassett News
Source: Wootton Bassett news from The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald Full Story.
PLANS to build another 30 holiday homes at Wiltshire Golf Club in Wootton Bassett will now be decided by the Planning Inspectorate.
TWO possible sites in Wootton Bassett are not likely to be chosen as gypsy settlements, councillors said last night.
www.brinkworth.info /index.php?cat=16&paged=2   (287 words)

 Brian Taylor Home Page
Brian Taylor Music is situated in Wootton Bassett's thriving High Street opposite St Bartholomew's Church, and adjacent to Wootton Bassett's High Street RED telephone box.
The Wootton Bassett Music Shop was set up out of a love for music, and is an Aladin's cave for the music connoisseur comprising ranges of Sheet Music, Instruments, NAXOS CDs, Stage Corner, and Music Giftware.
Wootton Bassett itself is just a few miles from Juntion 16 of the M4 Motorway, and a few miles from Swindon.
www.briantaylormusic.co.uk   (915 words)

 North Wiltshire & Kennet News from the Gazette and Herald   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Hundreds of balloons will be released above the Lime Kiln Centre in Wootton Bassett on Saturday in a bid to show the strength of public support to keep it open.
WOOTTON Bassett Town Council has adopted its budget for the next financial year, including a climate change fund, in principle.
MOTORISTS driving in Swindon Road, Wootton Bassett, in the early hours of Saturday, December 2, had an unexpected surprise.
www.wiltshiregazetteandherald.co.uk /news/woottonbassett   (287 words)

 Wootton Bassett | Property
To find out more about the Wootton Bassett property market, we asked Jo Hosier of local estate agent, Samuel Miles, her thoughts about the town and the choice of property available.
"First of all, Wootton Bassett is an active and lively self-contained market town with particularly good schools.
"As a consequence, Wootton Bassett has always been a well sought after location in which to live and is currently experiencing an even greater demand for property - especially from those relocating from places like Reading and Newbury due to its excellent links with Junction 16 of the M4."
www.swindonweb.com /woottonbassett/property.htm   (148 words)

 North Wiltshire & Kennet News from the Gazette and Herald
SIXTH Formers from Wootton Bassett ended their school year with a formal farewell ceremony on Friday.
PARKING restrictions could be in place in Wootton Bassett High Street by Christmas if the district council agrees to a two-hour limit.
A BUS is causing traffic chaos in Wootton Bassett after breaking down on Skew Bridge.
www.gazetteandherald.co.uk /news/woottonbassett   (266 words)

 Transport to Wootton Bassett School
The diagrammatic map below shows the towns and villages which have public transport links to Wootton Bassett which are suitable for students attending daytime courses at Wootton Bassett School.
A public bus service is also available from Luckington, Sherston, Malmesbury, Lea and Little Somerford but the afternoon timings may not coincide with the finishing time of Wootton Bassett School.
If you are under the age of 19 and live in one of the towns and villages marked ● and wish to study at Wootton Bassett School, you may be eligible for a bus pass through Wiltshire County CouncilĀ  - even if you live outside the yellow Transport Assistance Catchment Area.
www.wstan.connectfree.co.uk /Wootton-Bassett.htm   (253 words)

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