The beginning of the 2016/17 season will see two newcomers in the Toolstation Western Division 1. Malmesbury Victoria and Bishops Lydeard are joining the league following their success in their respected counties.
Malmesbury Victoria finished third in the Wiltshire Premier Division behind Shrewton United and Trowbridge Town. They ended the campaign with 58 points after winning 19 of their 28 games. Malmesbury play their home games at the Flying Monk Ground and will be one of the away stops for Wincanton in the 2016/17 season.
Another team that has been granted a place in the Toolstation Western Division 1 is Bishops Lydeard. They finished at the top of the Somerset Premier Division ending on 74 points.They won 22 of their 32 league games and only lost 2! Bishops Lydeard play their home encounters at Darby Way and will also host Wincanton next season.
Congratulations to both and good luck!