Sidmouth celebrates a ‘Super sporting September success’ with top wins in football, rugby and cricket
- Credit: Archant
Has there ever been a better Sidmouth sporting success Saturday than the one the first day of September 2018 produced?
We offer up that question beacuse September 1 saw the town’s three major sporting teams all claim remarkable success.
SUPER SIDMOUTH WINNERS – take one!
Sidmouth Town win their first ever FA Vase tie, beating higher opposition on their own artificial surface – they won 3-2 at Western League outfit Kensham Town.
SUPER SIDMOUTH WINNERS – take two!
You may also want to watch:
Sidmouth Cricket Club’s 1st XI bagged their seventh Devon Cricket League Premier Division title in the last 11 years, winning their final game of the season at Exmouth to leap-frog final day morning leaders Heathcoat (who lost at home to Sandford) to claim the top honour.
SUPER SIDMOUTH WINNERS – take three!
- 1 Nicola hoping to inspire Sidmouth slimmers through weight loss
- 2 Police chase driver facing jail for 90mph pursuit in country lanes
- 3 Sidmouth artist paints a picture of hope for the NHS
- 4 'It’s amazing how much you take for granted and how much we have to be grateful for'
- 5 17th century chest from Ottery manor to be auctioned
- 6 Road works start to enhance access to Exeter and East Devon Enterprise Zone
- 7 £12,500 donated to lockdown laptops for schools appeal
- 8 Dragon Patchers will continue to keep Devon's potholes filled
- 9 'Follow the spirit of the lockdown restrictions'
- 10 The master sportsman: Norman Borrett
Sidmouth RFC won their opening game of a new Tribute Western Counties West League season, and did so in style, bagging their first home win of a new campaign since 2006, thrashing Saltash 64-7.
Make sure you get your copy of the Sidmouth Herald this week (out next on Friday, September 7) for all the best post match comment on a super sporting Saturday for Sidmouth team.