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It was a first of the season for Sidmouth bowlers – 100 per cent success on all rinks played during the week, writes David Fairclough.

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Sidmouth ladies visited Budleigh for the last ladies’ friendly for the indoor season, writes Zena Johnson.

Ahead of the finals of the internal club competitions, Sidmouth bowlers were able to relax and enjoy two late season friendly fixtures, write David Fairclough and Zena Johnson.

Gay Dobson, Sarah Kenney and Glyn Dobson

Ottery St Mary Bowling Club has a new bar to mark its silver jubilee season, writes Mike Smith.

Harry Tincknell

Sidmouth speedster Harry Tincknell will compete for JOTA Sport in the next round of the FIA World Endurance Championship on May 2.

Jewnny Bolsom in action at Portland

Exmouth athlete Jenny Bolsom was in action for the first time in the colours of the Bike Motion Racing team when she competed in the Osprey Sprint Triathlon at Portland, Dorset.

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Sidmouth ladies visited Budleigh for the last ladies’ friendly for the indoor season, writes Zena Johnson

It was a first of the season for Sidmouth bowlers – 100 per cent success on all rinks played during the week, writes David Fairclough.

Sidmouth 1st's v Bristol. Byron Fitzgerald. Picture by Paul Clayden

SIDMOUTH & Ottery Ladies 4th XI beat bottom side Ashmoor 2nd Xi 4-0 to secure a mid-table finish in Petroc Two.

In their last match of the season, a hard-fought battle against visitors Bridgwater resulted in a 0-0 draw for the SOHC ladies 1st XI.

You could be forgiven for thinking that running is a young man’s game but Axe Valley Runner, Graham Newton is proving that wrong.

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SHORT MAT: Awliscombe Short Mat Bowls club held its annual lunch and Prize Giving at the Hare and Hounds, Putts Corner.

Medal haul for TKD club at tourney

Saturday, April 4, 2015

MARTIAL ARTS: Honiton Tae Kwon-Do sent a contingent to the TAGB English Championships in Worcester. And came back among the medals.

Cranbrook resident Andrew Green who writes the lawn care tips for the Cranbrook Herald swapped his gardening gloves for his running shoes on Sunday as he took part in the gruelling Exe to Axe run. Andrew is pictured on Sidmouth seafront being spurred on by his family.  Ref mhc 2196-14-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

The 20-ish mile Exe to Axe race was run on Sunday and conditions under foot were a little greasy in places due to the overnight rain but the going was still good.

McCance in winning form at Honiton GC

Saturday, April 4, 2015

TWELVE year old Hayden McCance posted an impressive 64 net to win the March medal competition at Honiton GC, writes Liz Rogers.

New triathlon team cranking up medals

Saturday, April 4, 2015
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A NEW Tristar Triathlon team competed in the Bath Duathlon adding more top positions to their impressive start to the 2015 season.

Third U23 title for Dalwood fencer

Thursday, March 26, 2015
Jessica Gundry (on right) landing a hit on her way to a 15-4 victory in the U23 Womens Epee British Championships final in London (photograph courtesy of David Bradley)

Jessica Gundry from Dalwood, near Axminster, has added a third British title to her collection.

Nice to see was the first black bream of the season with Trevett landing a fish of 3lb 5oz.

Honiton Sea Angling Club members Mike Spiller and James Trevett had some cracking fish on a day trip from Lyme Regis.

Sidmouth Tennis Club is holding an open day on Saturday, March 21.

All the Sidmouth Tennis Club teams have now finished playing their winter league matches and, overall, it’s been a good season for the club, writes Kate Truman.

Sidmouth and Ottery (SOHC) ladies’ were beaten 3-1 by Taunton Vale II at a sun-kissed Sidmouth.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club Under-10s

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) girls Under-10s played their latest tournament at Exeter School.

Sidmouth 1st's v Bristol. Charlie Plowden. Picture by Paul Clayden

Tomorrow (March 21) sees the final round of men’s league hockey for the Sidmoutth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) teams.

Sidmouth enjoy victory at Axminster

Friday, March 20, 2015

Three mixed friendly matches during the week produced a hat-trick of wins for Sidmouth bowlers, writes David Fairclough.

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Anglers across Devon and Cornwall are being reminded that fishing for coarse fish in rivers is off limits between March 14 and June 16, writes Paul Gainey.

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The Lane League ladies were pipped at the post for the Lane Trophy, writes Zena Johnson.

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As a new outdoor bowls season dawns Dunkeswell Bowling Club is in search of new members, writes Stephen Birley.

It is with great sadness that league has heard of the passing of Keith Miles who was a stalwart member of Seaton Cliff and Devon Umpires, writes Caroline Pavey.

Sidford Badminton Club

Sidford Social Hall plays host to a badminton club that is seeing numbers drop and is now in need of some fresh new faces.

Sidmouth’s new cycle team launched

Friday, March 13, 2015
Charterbank Potburys RT Cycle team with Michael Lee of Potburys

Sidmouth has a new cycle team and the launch of the Charterbank Potburys RT cycle race team was held at The Marine last weekend, writes Chris Eccles.

Shrek'n'Fiona at the Delicious Dart Trail

The Delicious Dart Trail is described as a food fest on the run, writes Debbie Marriott.

N1 Tri Club athlete Lucy Le Cocq

The triathlon season kicked off last weekend and it was a day for all at East Devon’s N1 Tri Club to celebrate.

Sidmouth & Ottery 5th played Sidmouth & Ottery C on Saturday. Ref shsp 1060-04-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

It has been a tough season for Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club’s men’s fifth team with many heavy defeats and very few goals, but it is important to find the positives and on Saturday they won... a short corner.

Sidmouth and Ottery 2nds are pictured playing East Devon at Sidmouth College on Saturday. Ref shsp 9094-11-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s second team look to continue an unbeaten run that stretches back to December 6 when they travel to USHC Plymouth tomorrow (Saturday).

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This week in the East Devon Short Mat Bowls League Evening Division One Awliscombe extended their lead with a home win and an away draw, writes Caroline Pavey.

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