Withycombe’s ladies launched a new season with a 48-17 victory over Honiton ladies.

Rugby Premiership referee Luke Pearce will be talking about his career in the game at an opening evening organised by the Devon Rugby Referees’ Society as part of recruitment drive.

The first league game of the season on the Blackmore Field provided an entertaining and exciting encounter played at a furious pace throughout and it ended with visiting Trurto winning by a margin of justg two points at 26-24, writes Terry O’Brien.

Mark Beavis has been explaining his reasons for standing down as Sidmouth coach a year earlier than planned, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Sidmouth lose opener at Burnham-on-Sea

Thursday, September 8, 2016

With several players unavailable for various reason, the Chiefs travelled to Burnham-on-Sea for the first league game of the season with a much rearranged side, including six debutants and went down 22-7, writes Terry O.Brien.

Sidmouth RFC junior section is about to launch a new season.

The Sidmouth senior rugby squad completed pre-season preparation for the coming Western Counties West league campaign with a 100 per cemnt record after a 37-17 win over Chard, writes Terry O’Brien.

Holne Park House and CRS Adventures, based on the River Dart Country Park in Devon, ran a two-day training programme for the Exeter Chiefs in preparation for the squad’s pre-season campaign.

Rob Baxter has been handed the perfect pre-season boost with the news that three of his Exeter Chiefs stars have all agreed new deals with the Aviva Premiership club.

Sidmouth Rugby Club pre-season training starts next Tuesday, July 5, writes Terry O’Brien.

The pools and fixtures for next month’s Mitsubishi Motors Exeter 7s have been confirmed as Sandy Park prepares to host the Rugby Europe Grand Prix Sevens Series for the second time.

Sidmouth RFC were honoured at an Awards Luncheon held at Twickenham before the England versus Wales match on the first Saturday in June.

Exmouth referee lands top award

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Exmouth whistle man James Grant was named referee of the year at the Devon Rugby Referees’ Society annual meeting, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Sidmouth Rugby Club have handed over an exceptional amount of money following their charity sevens held earlier this month.

Sidmouth Rugby Club held the Annual Dinner and Presentation of Awards in the clubhouse on Saturday, writes Terry O’Brien.

Sidmouth Chiefs finished the season on a positive note, although leaving it to the last minute, by completing an East Devon double over Tiverton, writes Terry O’Brien

Sidmouth U14s warmed up for Sunday’s Devon Cup final against Topsham at Cullompton with a game against Exeter Saracens.

Sidmouth Colts defeated Teignmouth 34-15 at Sandy Park in the final of the Devon Plate.

Sidmouth U9s closed their season with mini-tour to North Devon and a series of games against Bideford.

Sidmouth U9s defeated arch-rivals Honiton four tries to nil to win the Plate competition at the Devon Festival.

Sidmouth U12s got plenty of rugby in during a weekend tour to the south Midlands.

Sidmouth U11s returned undefeated from their two-match tour to Cornwall.

Sidmouth Cheifs were 25-24 winners when they entertained Penryn, writes Terry O’Brien.

Sidmouth suffered a big blow in their bid to beat the drop when they lost 31-23 to visiting Crediton, writes Terry O’Brien.

A large crowd were in attendance at the Blackmore Field on Good Friday for the meeting between a Sidmouth XV and an Ottery XV that the latter won 43-24, writes Terry O’Brien.

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