Saturday morning saw sun shining down on Sidmouth Bowls Club and the steward was hard at work putting out all the equipment for that afternoon’s game against the men from Beaufort Ebbw Vale - a Welsh touring team, writes Susie Bonnell.
East Devon motor racing ace Harry Tincknell finished seventh at the Six Hours of the Circuit of the Americas, cutting down the #67 car’s lead in the FIA World Endurance Championship that he shares with teammate Andy Priaulx.
Sidmouth Bowling Club enjoyed clement weather for the 2017 Club Finals which took place between Friday and Monday – with the plan always being to ‘miss out’ any Sunday action – a terrific decision given the wall-to-wall rain that fell that day, writes Susie Bonnell.
Sidmouth Running Club members Polly Walton and Tim Swarbrick braved the scorching bank holiday weekend sun to deliver great runs in the 10th Jurassic Coast 10k, both finishing inside the hour despite the heat and a hilly course, writes Monica Read.
This years’ Devon Petanque Doubles Championship was held in fine weather at Ottery St Mary’s Strawberry Lane Terrain, and as normal the hospitality was good -but it didn’t extend to the play as teams from the host club took both trophies on offer!, writes Chris Bigmore.