Thursday, September 21, 2017
East Devon

East Devon

Hutchings’ howitzer sees Tigers on top in derby clash

THE first ever SW Peninsula meeting between these two old East Devon rivals attracted a crowd of around 200 to Tiger Way last night...

Cup success for Tanners, Rise and Farway

A ROUND-UP and match reports from around the East Devon clubs; Newton St Cyres 3 Beer Albion 3 D&E Premier Beer an early lead at Newton St...

Ax through in Cup but Hippos sink ahead of big derby clash

A SAM Dibling goal, his sixth of the season, earned Axminster Town a trip to Torridgeside on October 14th in round two (last 32)...

Sluggish Seaton slump to Heavi’ away defeat

  SEATON Town travelled to Heavitree after two leagues draws looking to clinch their first win of the season. The hosts had suffered two tight...

Big hitting Pethy and Rovers lead the way

BIG wins for South Petherton and Merriott Rovers were the highlights for the PSDL clubs in the opening round (last 64) of the Junior...

Vase exit for Ax while Hippos bank three more points

AXMINSTER Town’s historic first ever foray in the FA Vase ended in defeat at the hands of SW Peninsula League D1E colleagues at Tigers...

Lyme Regis hosts National Gul Championships

LYME Regis Sailing Club is currently hosting a week-long Gul European and National sailing Championships which began last Sunday. With an entry of 85...

Spot on Sam – Alphas pay the penalty

SAM Dibling fired a hat-trick which lifted Axminster Town to seventh spot in the South West peninsula League table last night. Axminster Town 3 Alphington...

Proud Honiton Town defeated on home debut

HISTORY was made last night as Honiton Town ran out for their first ever South West Peninsula League match at their Mountbatten Park home. Honiton...

Robins fail to crack 10-man Vics

CHARD Town’s indifferent start to the season continued at the Flying Monk Ground on Saturday. Malmesbury Victoria 1 Chard Town 0 Toolstation Western League (D1)...

Shepton spot on again, Hounds tamed, United surge through

THERE was plenty of drama and a couple of surprises in last night's Chard Hospital cup quarter final ties. Waytown Hounds were hammered 5-0 at...

Blank day on the road for Ax and Hippos

 AXMINSTER town’s first away day of the fledgling season ended in disappointment as goals from Marc Bettiss (2) and Ollie Kenneally earned hosts Torridgeside...

Hockey festival at Chard on Sunday

CHARD Hockey Club is holding a festival of hockey on Sunday As part of England Hockey’s National Week of Hockey on the Zembard Lane...

Uplyme FC forced to fold Reserve team

THERE was a morale-boosting 4-1 win for Uplyme FC in their pre-season friendly over Hawkchurch United at Venlake on Monday evening. Teenage winger Jonnie...

Learning curve begins for Honiton Town after Peninsula League debut

BEN Ede had the honour of scoring Honiton Town’s first ever goal in the South Peninsula League at Lords Meadow last night. Crediton Utd 3...

Local swimmers show support for RNLI

CHARD & District Swimming Club had a great turnout of local swimmers and holiday members in the recent RNLI Lifeboat Week sea challenge swim...

Chard Town off the mark with Portishead point

CHARD Town bounced back from two home defeats to bank their first point of the season at Bristol Road on Saturday. Portishead 0 Chard Town...

Local drivers tackle difficult conditions at Dunkeswell

TWO drivers from Seaton battled against the changeable conditions at the recent Championship race meeting at Dunkeswell Kart Racing Club. Ryan Edgecumbe (20) competed...

Spot on Sam – Ax off to a winning start

A SAM Dibling penalty 10 minutes from time proved decisive as Axminster Town got their South peninsula League Division One (West) campaign underway with...

Axe Cliff Ladies defy the odds to reach last four

THE Axe Cliff Golf Club's Ladies section were due to play their Ladies Invitation Day match last Wednesday but once again the persistent rain...

Bovey beaten as Honiton golfers claim East Devon title

THE format for last week's Tuesday Mixed competition at Honiton Golf Club was an 'Alternate Shots’ Medal with the 36 gentlemen taking the tee...

Stamp battles through pain barrier in Marathon effort

AXE Valley Runner Kelly Stamp had a difficult time at the off-road Dorset invader marathon. At mile 14 she twisted her already injured knee...

New wheels suit Wheeler at Wiscombe

HAVING started the season driving a road-going Ford Fiesta whilst awaiting the delivery of a new competition car, Kilmington driver Ben Wheeler made the...

Backhouse and Whitworth progress in County pairs

NEWS, scores, results and fixtures from around the East Devon bowling clubs; FENITON with Roger Smith The mixed team continued their winning ways in the East...

Perry Street League season preview

THE 114th year of the Perry Street & District League sees the Premier Division up one to 11 teams despite Beaminster’s move up into...

Axe sailors battle conditions in Regatta

CONDITIONS were challenging in Lyme Bay during the recent Axe Yacht Club Regatta week. David Barnett was the winner on handicap of the Regatta...

Honiton Netball League honours long-serving Graham

AFTER dedicating 30 years to Honiton & District Netball League, Graham Ingram is stepping down as the league’s secretary. What began as simply supporting...

Capsizes in ‘Cannon! eventful racing in Bay

The ‘Dartmouth Cannon’ was raced by Lyme Regis Sailing Club members in testing conditions last Sunday. A F5 south-westerly which increased through the morning, a...

Bunkers set for overhaul at picturesque Lyme Regis course

THE Lyme Regis Golf Club’s committee has approved the proposal to redesign all of the greenside bunkers. Next year is an important one in...

Lyme ladies pleased with six-point haul against league leaders

WITH all the Lyme Regis Bowling Club's men's teams resting this week, it was left to the ladies to provide the league action. They...

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