The return of football – indeed the continued running of all sports – even those that are slowly getting back to some form of, albeit, ‘new normal’ has bene thrown into question after the government announcement today (July 31) regarding the on-going pandemic situation.
Sidmouth Town manager Danny Burwood says he and his players are looking forward to getting back into some form of competitive action when the Vikings begin pre-season friendlies next Wednesday (August 5).
Sidbury continued where they left off at the end of last season, defeating all that come before them as they began the new, albeit much shortened, Devon league campaign with an emphatic success over visiting Topsham St James II.
In honour of today (July 30) being the 54th anniversary of the England 1966 World Cup win, sports writer Steve Birley has put together a few memories of his time working with Alan Ball who played such a big part on that summer’s aftenoon back in ‘66.
The Westcountry point-to-point circuit has been given a terrific boost with the news that Totnes and Bridgetown Races Co Ltd is to launch a special £10,000 financial support package to kick-start the 2020/2021 Point to Point season in the Devon and Cornwall area, writes Granville Taylor.