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The indifferent form being suffered by Sidmouth Chiefs of late continued as they saw their challenge for the Western Counties (W) title suffer a serious setback as they were beaten 21-7 at a Bideford side that began the day sitting in the bottom four, writes Terry O’Brien.

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Saturday, February 16, 2019

The penultimate Saturday of February was one to forget in terms of Sidmouth – and Ottery St Mary – football and rugby!

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Friday, February 15, 2019

The local ‘Match of the Day’ is arguably the Devon Senior Cup last eight tie between Sidmouth Town Reserves and fellow Macron League Division One outfit Kentisbeare.

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Friday, February 15, 2019

With just five more weeks of the Sidmouth Running Club (SRC) beginners’ course to be completed, the first batch of new members have successfully completed the test run, writes Hamish Spence.

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Sidmouth Town will be hoping to return to action on Saturday when they have a South West Peninsula League Eastern Division game in Exeter at Alphington (3pm).

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) bounced back from their previous Southern One outing defeat to Okehampton by seeing off third in the table Tavistock, winning the game 4-2.

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Tipton St John suffered a disappointing 4-1 home defeat when they entertained Halwill in a Macron League Division Two game last Saturday.

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Ottery St Mary hope to end a two-week weather-enforced ‘lay-off’ when they make the short trip to Beer tomorrow (Saturday) to play Beer Albion Reserves in a Macron League Division Three game.

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies’ 1st XI went down 5-2 in what turned out to be a fiery encounter against Exe.

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Friday, February 15, 2019

The Exeter Half Marathon started from the quayside at Exeter with a traffic-free and mostly flat route, apart from the hill from the crematorium up to Bridge Road, writes Hamish Spence.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club men’s fourth team completed what for them, this season, is a most unusual act – they ‘won’ both halves of their hockey match to secure their first win of the season thanks to a 4-1 success in their league game at Bridgwater.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

A fundraising campaign to secure the long-term future for Dartmoor’s hugely popular Clydesdales has been launched, writes Lucy Johnson.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Exeter City Football Club’s (ECFC) first team physio, Adey Saunderson, has praised the East Devon Grecians for raising £10,000 over a two-year period to go towards a host of medical equipment at the Cliff Hill training ground.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Devon League officials have extended their deadline date for finding a new playing regulations and rules officer, writes Conrad Sutcliffe

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Point-to-point racing enthusiasts could be in for a bumper weekend of racing in the Devon and Cornwall area if both the re-scheduled meeting at the Royal Cornwall Show Ground takes place next Saturday (February 16), along with the South Pool Harriers popular meeting at the old historic racecourse at Buckfastleigh in Devon on Sunday (February 17), writes Donna Harris.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Jessica Raynor took part in the Brecon to Cardiff Ultra on the second Sunday of February, writes Hamish Spence.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Last Wednesday Sidmouth ladies played Honiton ladies in the County Lane League, writes Carol Smith.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Exmouth dart player Paul Milford has become only the second ever home-grown player from Devon to be selected for the England national team following his section for the forthcoming Home Internationals, writes Steve Birley.

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

It’s all systems go for Wincanton Racecourse this Saturday (February 16) and a terrific day of top class sport is in prospect, writes Lucy Johnson.

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Beer Albion missed an opportunity to climb into the top half of the Devon and Exeter Premier Division when they went down 4-2 at home to fellow mid-table side Witheridge 2nds on Saturday, writes Richard Honnor.

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Sunday, February 10, 2019

For the second game in succession, Sidmouth Chiefs had to rely on their outstanding defence to avoid defeat and come away with two league points to keep them at the top of the table as they drew 11-11 with visiting Wellington, writes Terry O’Brien.

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Saturday, February 9, 2019

Bowls is a quintessentially British pastime, with a vision of summer in the country involving parks and picturesque village greens filled with people dressed in white.

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Saturday, February 9, 2019

Storm Eric has done its best to blow (and soak) away much of the local sporting programme on the second Saturday of February, certainly in terms of local football.

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Saturday, February 9, 2019

This coming Sunday (February 10) sees the running of the annual – and popular – Four Trigs meeting, writes Hamish Spence.

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Friday, February 8, 2019

Ottery St Mary head into Exeter tomorrow to meet Winchester seeking to chalk up a 13th successive victory.

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Friday, February 8, 2019

Sidmouth Town Reserves are in Devon Senior Cup action tomorrow (Saturday) when they visit fellow Macron Devon and Exeter League Division One side Kentisbeare in the last eight of a competition they won at the end of last season.

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Friday, February 8, 2019

Tipton St John will try again to complete the first half of their Macron Devon and Exeter League Division Two campaign when they entertain Halwill tomorrow (Saturday).

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Friday, February 8, 2019

There were 16 Sidmouth Running Club members and two dogs who braved the cold and the snow on the ground in what turned out to be a great Sunday run in the sun, writes Hamish Spence.

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

An outbreak of equine flu has led to the postponement of horse racing in Britain until February 13, at the earliest, the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has announced.

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

The Exmouth Express 5 took place on the first Sunday of February, writes Hamish Spence.

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