Monday, May 29, 2017
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Bell Broadway and Faces moving on up

THE Ilminster & District Skittles League's Division Two presentation evening was held on Wednesday at the King's Head, Merriott home of league champions Bell...

Anderson in to bolster Somerset T20 squad

SOMERSET County Cricket Club have signed New Zealand all rounder Corey Anderson for this season’s NatWest T20 Blast. The left-handed batsman and left arm medium...

Glovers chairman defends Checkatrade Trophy – “Competition helps provide badly needed cash”

YEOVIL Town Chairman John Fry has responded to adverse fans criticism regarding the decision of the Club's board to back the EFL Trophy remaining...

Turkeys duo trot to League one-two

CONGRATULATIONS go to the Flying Turkeys who retained the Ilminster & District Skittles League Division One title and were presented with their trophies at...

Netball numbers on the increase in Honiton Summer League

THE Honiton Netball Summer League has seen an increase in teams to a very healthy 20 in total. The summer is traditionally a time...

Defeat double for Saints seniors’ match team

IN a rain-affected week at Cricket St Thomas Golf Club, the Seniors played two matches. On Monday, the match team travelled to Weymouth and...

History maker Marcus out in front with tons tally

SOMERSET County Cricket Club returned to red ball action with a four-day County Championship match against Warwickshire, another of the season’s slow starters, at...

Five out of five for Thorne

Another scintillating display of skill and commitment brought Rod Thorne a further two outright victories on the Wiscombe Park course last weekend to bring...

Youngsters emerge and future looks bright for Bees

THE resounding message at Bridport Football Club’s Presentation Evening was that their youth policy appears to have paid dividends and that the future of...

Full sails enjoyed for Early Summer Series

A GOOD turnout of 28 boats from Lyme Regis Sailing Club took to the water to make the most of the long-awaited ideal conditions...

Moss the boss in May Medal competition

WITH some challenging pin positions it required some good golf to break par in the Lyme Regis Golf Club's May Medal. The top three...

Kenworthy nine clear in Scratch Cup

THE Axe Cliff Golf Club's Men’s section recently played their May Medal. The Division One winner was Stuart Mackie with a nett 74 while...

Bowmaker stableford goes down to final putt

A SUNNY morning with a chill wind greeted the 48 Cricket St Thomas Golf Club Seniors last Monday for a three-man stableford Bowmaker variation...

Good turn out for Wambrook Waddles

CHARD Road Runners staged the multi-terrain Wambrook Waddle 10k and Junior 2k in Sunday with over 100 runners in the 10k and 50 in...

Hewer leads home AVR’s at Ottery 10k

SIX Axe Valley Runners travelled to on Wednesday Yeovilton to take part in the second race of the 5k series. The four runners that...

Morris strike secures cup for Upottery

FOUR more cup finals were settled this week. UPOTTERY RES won the Geary cup 1-0 against EXMOUTH SPARTANS at Budleigh Salterton, with Brad Morris...

Good return of new members at Chard BC open day

NEWS, score, results and fixtures from around the South Somerset bowling clubs; CHARDSTOCK with Vaughan Taylor Exeter & District Over 60s Triples League: May 10th...

Medal haul for Pure Endurance at Stourhead

SIX of the Pure Endurance team took on the Immortal Sprint Triathlon, - a 900-metre swim, 18-mile bike and 4.5 mile run. The swim took...

Barrington finally carve name on 114-year old Championship trophy

NEW Perry Street League Champions champions Barrington rounded off the season in fine style on Friday evening as they received the Premier Division trophy...

Cup kings! Forton Rangers complete final hat trick

MERRIOTT Rovers hopes of a league and cup double were ended at Tatworth on Friday evening as cup-kings Forton made up for missing out...

Perry triple earns Street County Cup

A TOM PERRY hat trick under the lights at Street FC’s Tannery Ground saw Perry Street lift the Somerset Junior Cup for the first...

Fine run comes to an end but quarter final secured

THE opening weeks of the 2017 cricket season have brought mixed results for Somerset County Cricket Club. The first two games in the county...

Hardy A team call up for Coombe

THERE was a mixed day last week for Lyme Regis Golf Club's Hardy B team stalwart Rob Coombe. His team were playing Bulbury Woods...

Lyme sailors tested by tricky Coronation Cup competition

SAILED in conditions where the vagaries of the wind, described as a 'vicar's hat wind’, the Lyme Regis Sailing Club's Coronation Cup saw a...

Three in row for Thorne

THE 500 Owners Association brought both cars and motorcycles together for their annual meeting at Wiscombe Park recently when the Fastest Time of The...

Pymore breaking new ground

VICTORY in their last game of the season on Saturday looks set to earn Pymore Football Club promotion and a first ever run out...

Dismal end to season for despondent Glovers fans

LIKE many Yeovil Town supporters I heaved a huge sigh of relief following the final game of the season writes Stuart Broom. Colchester United...

Stone proves too tough in Seniors’ May Medal

EIGHTEEN Cricket St Thomas Golf Club Seniors played a three-man Texas Scramble competition last Monday. Result: 1st Mike Hone; Bert Robinson & Martin Leigh...

Ayers lands first title

YARCOMBE boxer Spencer Ayers of Chard Amateur Boxing Club has become the Western Counties Champion under 43kg at the first attempt at just 12...

Thompson cut after six-shot success

THE Ladies section played the May Medal and the 1st round of the Axe Cliff Cup last Wednesday. Stella Thompson played the best round...

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