Sport

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The festive period is traditionally the time when the football season reaches its halfway mark and this year it marks the run-in to what is being seen as a major overhaul of football at the lower level.

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Exeter Falcons are holding a special event towards the end of January and anyone perhaps looking for a last-minute festive gift for a speedway fan could do a lot worse than purchase an advanced sales ticket for the event.

Yesterday, 14:36

East Budleigh Chess Club players managed to combine Christmas shopping and chess on their first ever fixture to Barnstaple, to contest a match in the Schofield division of the Devon County Chess Association.

Yesterday, 14:31

The first round draw for the 2019 Devon Cricket League ServiceMaster Clean Devon T20 competition has been made and it sees Sidmouth and Exmouth draw together in pool four along with Plymouth.

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Sunday, December 16, 2018

Ottery St Mary chalked up their eighth straight macron League Division Three success with a 6-1 Washbrook Meadow win over Newton St Cyres.

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Sunday, December 16, 2018

The third Saturday of December was certainly a ‘Soggy Saturday’ as far as local sport is concerned.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

A report written in ‘The Times’ recently highlighted the benefits of running, writes Hamish Spence.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

In clear and crisp weather conditions, the Sidmouth Senior section held their annual Christmas competition, writes Hugh Dorliac.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

West Hill Wasps Under-10s made a flying start to their Exeter and District Youth League campaign.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

Tomorrow (Saturday), Ottery St Mary will attempt to achieve a feat the club last managed back in the 2014/15 season – to win an eighth successive Macron Devon and Exeter League fixture.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

The golfers in Sidmouth’s annual Turkey Trot competition, sponsored by Drews of Sidbury, had mixed fortunes with the weather, some getting a heavy downpour early afternoon to contend with, writes Hugh Dorliac.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

Sidmouth Town head into the big East Devon derby with Axminster Town tomorrow with a near full-strength squad of 17, with the only absentee being the suspended Danny Clay.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

It has been another good week for the Sidmouth men’s teams, writes Ken Wheeler.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s 2nd XI went down 3-1 in their South East One meeting with third from bottom Isca D.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

There was a close contest throughout the latest Friday Stableford meeting, writes Hugh Dorliac.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

The Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies’ 1st XI ended the first half of their Sedgemoor Division Two campaign on a high, beating Exe III 3-1 to complete the first half of their Petroc Division One campaign sitting third in the table, having won seven of their 11 games so far.

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Sidmouth Netball Club entered six teams, across three age groups, into the Exeter and District Junior Winter League, writes Sarah Aires.

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Ottery St Mary Under-13s continued their impressive run of success as they took apart table-topping Moors Youth, beating the Tiverton-based side 5-0 before another excellent Washbrook Meadows turnout.

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s 1st XI suffered only their second defeat of the league campaign and surrendered top spot in the Southern One table as they went down to the side that sat second at the start of the game, Taunton Vale, losing 4-1 at the Somerset side.

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Upottery were crowned winners of the Sidmouth Leisure Centre Indoor Cricket League.

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

The Sidmouth ladies continue to do well in the County Lane League, writes Carol Smith.

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Sidmouth Warriors Under-11s made progress in the Exeter and District Youth League Plate with a first round 6-3 win over Heavitree Hawks.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

The first Cornish meeting of the point-to-point season attracted horses from the Midlands and South Wales as well as a good contingent of local pointers to make up a healthy total of 51 runners for the seven races on the Royal Cornwall Showground, writes Granville Taylor.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Sidmouth Chiefs have reached the halfway stage of the league competition with an eleven-point lead over nearest rivals St Austell, who suffered a single point defeat at Kingsbridge, thanks to a bonus point win against old rivals Paignton, writes Terry O’Brien.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Exmouth’s kiteboarding star Guy Bridge was a winner when he travelled to Australia.

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Monday, December 10, 2018

There was late drama at the Furzebrake on Saturday, when referee Mike Cairns abandoned Beer Albion’s Devon and Exeter Premier Division match with Exmouth Town Reserves writes Richard Honnor.

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Sunday, December 9, 2018

In local sport on the second Saturday of December Sidmouth Chiefs chalked up another win, but Sidmouth Town were beaten. However the Town second team retain a ‘vice-like’ grip on the Devon Senior Cup and Ottery St Mary won another Macron League Premier Division game.

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Saturday, December 8, 2018

Cross-country flying lately for members of the Devon and Somerset Gliding Club has been limited to the simulator, but training flights continue on any reasonable day, writes Jill Harmer.

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Friday, December 7, 2018

The Aylmer Cup, presented in 1909, by the then club captain, CC Aylmer, was played for on the first Saturday of December, writes Hugh Dorliac.

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies 2nd XI remain second and are still one of just two teams still to lose in the Sedgemoor Division Two this season after they were 3-0 winners against White Eagles III.

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