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Due to the bad weather during the last week a number of fixtures were either cancelled or postponed, writes Michael Smith.

The Honiton Netball Summer League has seen an increase in the number of teams competing and there are now 20 teams playing in the two divisions, writes Graham Ingram.

The Devon Region of the English Pétanque Association (EPA) is pleased to have been selected, for the third consecutive year, to host the National Championships at the Isca Centre, Exeter, writes Chris Bigmore.

Sidmouth Bowling Club sent a mixed team of triples to Exmouth to play a friendly game of bowls against Phear Park, writes Susie Bonnell.

Ottery St Mary Bowling Club has been able to welcome two new sponsors this year, writes Michael Smith.

Ottery St Mary Petanque Club hosted a charity event to raise money for Hospicecare, writes Dave West.

Sidmouth men enjoyed a superb success when they entertained Madeira for an evening encounter, writes Susie Bonnell.

Two days of championship speed hill climbing entertained at Wiscombe Park with Honiton driver Dave Gardner taking a brace of wins in the over two litre single seater racing car class in his Pilbeam MP62.

The NR F1 Podcast takes to the airwaves to bring you its 2017 Spanish Formula 1 Grand Prix review.

The Ottery 10k race is excellently organised by Honiton Running Club which starts and finishes at the Ottery Cricket Club and is a fairly flat run on the roads and lanes around Ottery St Mary, writes Terry Bewes.

There was a good week of gliding weather for the members of the May course, writes Jill Harmer.

The NR F1 Podcast takes to the airwaves to bring you its 2017 Spanish Formula 1 Grand Prix Preview.

Sidmouth Running Club member Suzi Rockey took on a challenge with a difference recently, writes Terry Bewes.

The Ottery St Mary Bowls Club week began with a visit from near neighbours Feniton, writes Michael Smith.

The Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k makes the most of Bristol’s picturesque backdrop, writes Terry Bewes.

The 500 Owners Association brought both cars and motorcycles together for their annual meeting at Wiscombe Park last weekend.

A Sidmouth Running Club duo, in Wales for a wedding, also used the opportunity for a rather special run, writes Terry Bewes.

Once again it was Kate Marriott who brought home the silverware for Sidmouth Running Club, this time from the Beer Blazer, writes Terry Bewes.

Harry Tincknell fought back from an early issue to score vital World Championship points at Spa Francorchamps to maintain his lead in the title race.

Two N1 triathletes represented Great Britain at the European Duathlon Championships in Soria, Spain, writes Garry Perratt.

After winning three consecutive away matches, Ottery St Mary’s petanque team at last played on their home terrain at Strawberry Lane, writes Dave West.

Torbay Motor Club have once again attracted a full entry to their Wiscombe Park hill climb on Saturday (May 13), writes Rupert Barker.

Sidmouth cyclist Mark Puddicombe won the Sandisons Classic Road Race on Sunday riding for the Cycleservice Sidmouth Shop race team.

As reported last week, Sidmouth Bowling Club is back in action for another season outdoors, writes Susie Bonnell.

In their first match in the Exeter Evening Men’s League, Ottery were at home to Cullompton, writes Michael Smith.

Following Sundays deluge of rain, Sidmouth Bowling Club members were delighted to see such lovely sunshine in readiness for their game, writes Susie Bonnell.

As the song goes ‘what a difference a day makes, 24 little hours’, writes Terry Bewes.

The weekend saw Ottery play host to new players to the sport with their ‘Bowls 4 Fun’ Open days, writes Michael Smith.

The NR F1 Podcast takes to the airwaves to bring you its 2017 Russian Formula 1 Grand Prix Review.

Sidmouth ladies fielded two teams at home to play Morchard Bishop in the second round of the Over-50s League on Tuesday, writes Susie Bonnell.

This year’s Open Weekend was another success for Devon and Somerset Gliding Club at North Hill, writes Jill Harmer.

The final match in the East Devon Short Mat League was played and it saw plenty of support travel with the Beer team to Sidbury for the top-of-the-table Evening Division One clash between Beer and Sidbury.

East Devon bike ace Mark ‘Wolfie’ Smith has a new personal best after his latest drag racing appearance, writes Steve Birley.

There was a bitter/sweet strawberry story for Sidmouth Running Club member Naomi Garrick at the London Marathon, writes Terry Bewes.

The final Friday of the month (April 28) sees the start of the Ottery St Mary Bowls Club’s Open Weekend, writes Michael Smith.

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