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Swindon Robins win Speedway Premier League after epic final

Robins captain Jason Doyle is now going for his first World Title. Credit: PA

Swindon have been crowned Speedway Premier League Champions after a memorable comeback in the final.

The Robins were trailing Wolverhampton Wolves 47-43 after Monday's first meet and knew it would be a difficult task to overturn the deficit.

Captain Jason Doyle led by example with four wins in his first four rides before securing the vital 3-3 in Heat 15 with Nick Morris which clinched a one-point aggregate win.

It meant the final finished Wolverhampton Wolves 89 Swindon Robins 90.

This is the Robins’ first league title since 2012.

Doyle is now going for his first World Title with two Grand Prixs left.

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Police search for missing Swindon teenagers

Brooke Harmsworth-Shand and Justin Morton were last seen yesterday morning. Credit: Wiltshire Police

There are growing concerns tonight for the welfare of two teenagers from Swindon who may have run away from home.

Wiltshire Police say Brooke Harmsworth-Shand, who is 13, and 15-year-old Justin Morton were last seen yesterday morning.

Police are appealing for anyone with information regarding the whereabouts Brooke and Justin to come forward immediately.

Officers have also asked the teenagers to call their families.

We believe Brooke and Justin are together and we would like to appeal to both of them directly: please contact your friends, family or police immediately to let us know you are safe.

– PC Paul Davis

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