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15:11

The South West Peninsula League (SWPL) secretary has said he has doubts about the league returning on September 5 and suggested regional mini-divisions could be used as a contingency plan.

10:42

Tipton enjoyed another day of creating new records as they defeated Exeter-based Geriatrics by a margin of 101 runs, writes Phil Wright.

06:59

The Football Association has written to all clubs reminding them of what their responsibilities are with regard to the Coronavirus pandemic and the playing of friendly matches.

Yesterday, 18:17

Over the last two Wednesdays, the Sidmouth ladies have contested the Scratch and Handicap Cups, writes Angela Coles.

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Yesterday, 18:15

Much has been seen in the news recently regarding Exeter Rugby Club’s controversial use of the ‘Chiefs’ branding name, writes Terry O’Brien.

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Yesterday, 12:51

Surrey-bound Jamie Overton marked what could prove his farewell appearance for Somerset at Taunton with a five for 48 haul to complete a 289-run Bob Willis Trophy victory over Glamorgan.

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Yesterday, 09:01

Details hav ebeen announced of the round by round dates and the prize fund for the 2020/21 FA Vase competition.

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Mon, 11:45

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.

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Mon, 09:00

With grassroots football stepping up preparations for the 2020-21 season, why not celebrate with another sporting quiz.

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Sunday, August 2, 2020

Ottery St Mary 2nd XI were 32-run winners when they entertained Honiton on matchday two of the Devon League campaign.

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Sunday, August 2, 2020

Sidmouth bowlers were blessed with the most glorious weather for their very first Mixed Umbrella meeting of the season, writes Carol Smith.

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Sunday, August 2, 2020

Alex Barrow carried his bat as Sidmouth chalked up a four wicket win at Exmouth on matchday two of the Devon Cricket League four-team competition.

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Friday, July 31, 2020

A big 87 points won the Sidmouth Seniors Wednesday roll-up for Jim Metcalf, Mark Laird and Steve Nunn, writes Hugh Dorliac.

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Friday, July 31, 2020

Alastair McHarg arrived in East Devon to live and work in 1975, writes Terry O’Brien. d

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Friday, July 31, 2020

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).

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Friday, July 31, 2020

Ottery St Mary Football Club chairman Mikey Ringer is delighted with the progress being made on and off the Washbrook Meadow pitch, writes Steve Birley.

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Friday, July 31, 2020

Sidmouth officials are waiting to find out if the result of their game against Seaton on the Fortfield will count or be expunged from the record, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

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Friday, July 31, 2020

In 1970 I read a newspaper article about a new game called mini rugby being played in Wales to introduce the game to primary school children, writes Terry O’Brien.

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Friday, July 31, 2020

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.

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Friday, July 31, 2020

Ottery St Mary II were beaten by 67 runs at Upylme & Lyme Regis in a game badly affected by the weather, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

With grassroots football stepping up preparations for the 2020-21 season, why not celebrate with another sporting quiz.

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

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.

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Exeter Chiefs have announced that they are to retain both the club’s current name and logo, but they are to ‘retire’ the club mascot.

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Devon have fixed up three 50-over games – two of them at Sidmouth – and a T20 away day against Dorset – to put county cricket back on the fixture list, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

With grassroots football stepping up preparations for the 2020-21 season, why not celebrate with another sporting quiz.

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

A surprise celebration of a very special birthday was held at Sidmouth Golf Club on Friday, July 24, writes Angela Coles.

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Tipton St John went down by 22 runs when they entertained Bakers CC, writes Phil Wright.

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

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.

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Monday, July 27, 2020

The three East Devon-based teams playing in next season’s South West Peninsula League Premier East will collectively travel some 5,448 miles in pursuit of league glory.

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Sunday, July 26, 2020

Sidbury powered to an eight-wicket success over visiting Topsham St James in their opening Tier Eight, East East Five match of the new Tolchards Devon League season.

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