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Sabre fencing has come a long way in Sidmouth since 2017 when a generous donation made by the Sidmouth Lions allowed the Sidmouth & East Devon Fencing Club to provide sabre fencing equipment to its young fencers, writes Nigel Manning.

The second Saturday of November was a good one for the Sidmouth & Ottery (SOHC) ladies 1st and 2nd XIs and , after winning their latest games, both sit top of their respective divisions.

The Wiscombe Park Awards Evening was enjoyed by a big turnout at Wiscombe House with the night acting as a celebration of the achievements of the drivers who have competed on the highly challenging, 1000 yard hillclimb course which also doubles as the main driveway to the picturesque gothic mansion.

The Sidmouth ladies' Lane League team were once again in fine form as they took on Axminster, writes Carol Smith.

Rain continues to disrupt the Honiton Netball League's fixtures, either causing games to be postponed or triggering slippery conditions for players resulting in the teams playing with caution to avoid risk of injuries, writes Steph Upson.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men's 2nd XI were edged out in a close encounter of a South East One meeting, beaten 1-0 at home by Chard.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies' first team were handsome 10-1 winners when they met Chard in their latest Sedgemoor Division One game,

Jamie White, the younger brother of Sidmouth's British kick boxing champion Jack Nunn, is now following in the footsteps of his sibling.

A very warm sunny November morning welcomed the competitors to the first edition of the LM Events Sidmouth 10k race, writes Hamish Spence.

Sidmouth ladies, after winning handsomely in the first round of the Yetton Trophy, were tasked with a second game against Torbay and this proved to be rather more challenging, writes Carol Smith.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men's 1st XI suffered their second successive Conference South defeat when beaten 4-0 at Yeovil & Sherborne.

Sidmouth men, having already lost to Isca in a Denny Cup tie, met the Exeter-based team in the County Over-60s League, writes Carol Smith.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men's fourth team put in a great performance against a top-of-the-table Chard side, but came out on the wrong side of a 5-3 score line, writes Andrew Coley.

A quartet of Sidmouth Running Club (SRC) members, all donning the Mighty Green (MG), took part in the Jolly Running 5k Halloween Race in South Devon, writes Alexa Baker.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men's 1st XI suffered a 4-0 defeat when they visited Yeovil and Sherborne for their latest Conference South outing.

A young Sidmouth boxer was part of a group of three from Exmouth ABC that travelled to Cornwall to appear on the bill of a show organised by Falmouth ABC.

The month of October was a busy one for the Devon & Somerset Gliding Club (DSGC), writes Jill Harmer.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club ladies' first team were handsome 10-1 winners when they met Chard in their latest Sedgemoor Division One game,

Tomorrow (Saturday) three of the SOHC men's teams and three of the ladies teams are in league action.

There were a couple of friendly matches played by Sidmouth bowlers last week, writes Carol Smith.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men's third team were beaten 3-1 at Chard B in a South East Two meeting.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men's fourth team came out of their home South East Two meeting with Bridgwater C with a share of the spoils following a 2-2 draw.

Sidmouth ladies were in County Foxlands League action last week when they were tasked with taking on South Hams Bowls Club, who play at Kingsbridge, writes Carol Smith.

Sidmouth men's captain Ken Wheeler went off to Exonia BC to play in the first round of the National Champion of Champions competition, writes Carol Smith.

Sidmouth Running Club's Sunday running meet-ups are back again, writes Hamish Spence.

Several of the teams at Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) had a break from fixtures this week, with the men's first team and all of the ladies teams not due to play in the league.

Nine Mighty Green (MG) runners headed to Woodbury for their 10km Fun Run, writes Terry Bewes.

The Lane Trophy is a county-wide triples competition that, rather like the Foxlands, is played under the format of two teams playing at home and two teams playing away, writes Carol Smith.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies first XI made it four wins out of four in their Sedgemoor Division One campaign with a 5-0 success over White Eagles.

Sidmouth ladies launched their bid for Yetton Trophy success last weekend, writes Carol Smith.

Once again, our Sidmouth Running Club dedicated Parkrun runners have been out in force at various events around the country, writes Terry Bewes.

An impromptu very last-minute booking saw Laura Broughton enter Wild Night Running's, Haldon Night Race 10km and one she would later wonder if it was a good decision, writes Terry Bewes.

Sidmouth ladies entertained friends and neighbours Budleigh Salterton in a contest which ended with honours even, writes Carol Smith.

Weeks five and six of the Honiton Netball League had very different outcomes in terms of matches played, writes Steph Upson.

Junior members of Sidmouth Running Club receive their Mighty Green Awards for attending the half-term course, writes Terry Bewes.

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