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Howard Larcombe

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Sports Editor | Covering the whole of the Pulman's/View From group of titles. Howard has been covering sport in the East Devon, South Somerset and West Dorset region since 2007.

Ironman 70.3 to return to Weymouth

ON the back of a successful IRONMAN 70.3 Weymouth 2017, IRONMAN confirms that the event will return to Weymouth on September 23rd. The 2017 edition...

New stadium sponsors for Dorchester Town FC

DORCHESTER Town Football Club have announced a major new sponsorship agreement starting this month. The Magpies have agreed an initial two-year Stadium sponsorship deal with...

Taunton races underway in 2018

TAUNTON racegoers can gallop into the New Year at the Orchard Portman course when they host the Love Musgrove Raceday on Tuesday, January 9th...

Touchdown! Raptors searching for new players

THE West Dorset-based Jurassic Coast Raptors American Football team are continuing to hold ‘Rookie Events’ for the upcoming 2018 season. The club, which also attracts...

Chard look to improve form on the road

AFTER a three week break Chard RFC are scheduled to re-commence their league programme this Saturday with a trip to Devon side Kingsbridge, the...

January holds the key for local teams

IT may only be the beginning of the second half of the season but January looks set to be pivotal month for several of...

Bees end year on a high and place in top eight

BRIDPORT got back to winning ways after the disappointment of defeat at Willand Rovers prior to Christmas, by comprehensively beating Wellington last Saturday, although...

Terras cruise to routine victory

WEYMOUTH began 2018 with a comprehensive victory over bottom side Gosport Borough to enhance their assault on the Evo-Stik South Premier League title or...

In form Magpies put Tivvy to the sword

DORCHESTER Town continued their good run of form on New Year’s Day with a third consecutive Evo-Stik South Premier League home victory without conceding...

Tight tussle ahead in Division One cup final

AFTER the disappointment of Boxing Day's washed out Coronation cup final Perry Street League officials will have fingers firmly crossed for that the Division...

Boxing Day local derby cup final to look forward to

THIS season's Coronation Cup Final between Misterton and Winsham United at Axminster Town FC on Boxing Day pitches together two South Somerset teams who...

Chard plod through for three points

CHARD came from 2-0 down to secure three more points at a boggy Zembard Lane on Saturday. Chard Town Reserves 3 Alphington Reserves 2 Devon...

Quality Street too strong for Seasiders

DEVON & EXETER LEAGUE Perry Street 4 Lyme Regis 0 Division One PERRY Street moved up on to the fringes of the promotion race with a...

Saints toppled in basement clash

DEFEAT at Slades Cross on Saturday saw Combe drop back down into the bottom two after being leapfrogged over by opponents Clevedon United. Combe...

Barrington ease back to top spot

NEWS from around the Perry Street League in the last round of fixtures before Christmas;  JACK VENN CUP – Round One  Misterton Reserves 3 Winsham United...

Robins battle back for impressive point

CHARD Town put the brakes on the Romans' march towards promotion with a gritty performance on the Oaklands Park 3G. Roman Glass 2 Chard...

Barfoot strike rescues point for Tigers

JAMIE Barfoot's fourth goal in five matches secured a fully deserved point for Axminster who now sit seventh in the South West Peninsula League Division...

Willing and Abell – Tom to captain Somerset again in 2018

SOMERSET County Cricket Club have today announced that Tom Abell will once again captain the side in the Specsavers County Championship in 2018. The 23-year-old...

Goodship extends stay with Terras

WEYMOUTH FC have continued their impressive form in the Southern Premier Division and the recent return of Stéphane Zubar has well and truly ignited...

Axminster girls heading for South Africa

SIX Axminster cricketers are in the Devon Ladies touring party flying out to South Africa in February for the 2018 Women’s Cricket Festival Cassia Astley-Jones,...

Five-goal Lyme Regis too strong for Heavies

LYME Regis kept up the heat near the top of the Division One table with a totally convincing victory at a boggy Wingfield Park...

Seasiders’ county cup pedigree shines through

LYME Regis Reserves deservedly clinched a place in their first ever Dorset Intermediate cup semi final with a near complete performance against hosts who...

Four goal Legg up for Hounds, Ambers edged out in 11-goal thriller

NEWS from around the region's Perry Street League Teams;  PREMIER DIVISION Misterton 10 Netherbury 0 NETHERBURY suffered their biggest away defeat for 13 years and are...

Beaminster continue impressive home form

BEAMINSTER remain sixth in the Dorset League Senior Division table after a comfortable 2-0 win over basement side Wincanton Town Reserves last Saturday. Beaminster...

World Cup honour for East Devon’s Wyatt

THE world’s best bobsled and skeleton racers will be sliding into Innsbruck/Igls on Friday to tackle the Olympic Bobsleigh Run, also used for Channel...

Mothers snared by Fishermen, Robins on top in derby clash

DEVON & EXETER LEAGUE Beer Albion 3 Perry Street 0 East Devon Senior Cup Quarter Final  PERRY Street hopes of a semi final slot in the...

Taunton to host Peterborough Chase on Thursday

TAUNTON punters have got an extra race to look forward to on Thursday afternoon when they host their Festive Fun meeting and its not...

Robins impressive run comes to an end

JACK Dicker's first goal of the season wasn't enough as Chard Town's four-game winning run came to an end at Weymouth Street. Warminster Town...

Too dark! – Pymore and Pethy must do it all again

A ROUND-UP of the South Somerset Perry Street League teams in their league and cup exploits last weekend. PERRY STREET LEAGUE CHALLENGE CUP – Round...

Double completed as Hippos crush Vikings

HONITON Town conjured up their best performance of the season as they cruised to victory and a league double over Sidmouth Town in Saturday's...

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