Tuesday, October 17, 2017
West Dorset

West Dorset

Stirring stuff as 10-man Lyme battle back

TEN-MAN Lyme Regis showed all of their battling qualities to maintain their unbeaten start to the season against a Lapford side who have enjoyed...

Butcher brace for dogged Bees

AFTER the excitement and energy expended following their FA Cup defeat at National South St Albans City just four days earlier, Bridport might have...

Where there’s a Will there’s a way! Meech the star in cup win

A MAGNIFICENT shot from Harvey Brimicombe seconds from the end of extra time saw Lyme Regis Reserves retain their grip of the Football Express...

Charmouth’s run comes to an end, Ambers hand out school lesson

NEWS from the West Dorset teams in the Perry Street League; DAISY HUTCHINGS CUP – R1 Misterton Reserves 2 Charmouth 1 CHARMOUTH's 100 per cent start...

Late triple strike keeps Seasiders top

THE Happy Meadows ground lived up to it's name for Lyme Regis who struck three late goals to bring the points back over the...

Tubbs thumps two on Terras debut

STRIKER Matt Tubbs made an immediate impact in his debut for the Terras last night (Tuesday). Weymouth 3 Wimborne Town 0 BigFreeBet.com Challenge Cup – Round...

Glovers seek Redknapp aid

Yeovil Town can confirm Harry Redknapp has been invited by manager Darren Way to work in an advisory role with the first-team. The former Tottenham...

Cidermen safe as spinners finish the job

A superb catch by Marcus Trescothick gave Somerset the breakthrough with the first of the seven wickets required on the final day of the...

Maynard departs after three years as team seeks to beat drop

SO it’s all come down to the last day of the season. The task in front of the Somerset team couldn’t be clearer – take...

Morale booster for Pymore as Charmouth hit six more

NEWS from around the West Dorset and East Devon Perry Street League teams; CORONATION CUP - Round One Pymore 3 West & Middle Chinnock 2 THEY may...

Win double for leaders Lyme Regis while Rainbows bank first points

CHRIS Herbst was the two-goal hero as Lyme Regis maintained their early status as Devon & Exeter League Division One frontrunners. DEVON & EXETER...

Somerset on course for vital victory as Overton gets the nod

SOMERSET CCC's bid to avoid the drop into division two of the Specsavers County championship is clearly in their own hands as they begin...

Robins soar to top spot after perfect start

News from around the West Dorset Perry Street League teams; PREMIER DIVISION Shepton Beauchamp 8 Pymore 1 Jordan Brain was the star of the show...

Fenny felled at the Fort, Witches cast a spell on Rainbows

FOR the second season in succession Lyme Regis knocked out Premier Division opposition in round one of the East Devon Senior Cup competition. Lyme...

Magpies make their move – Thompson comes in to halt slide

STEVE Thompson has been appointed as the new manager of Dorchester Town FC. Thompson, who played in the football league for Bristol City, Torquay United,...

Seasiders hit double top while Beaminster mark return to Dorset with narrow loss

A DEC Ellis strike saw early season pacesetters Lyme Regis open up an early four-point lead at the top of the Division One table....

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...

Barnstaple barrier up next for Bees

BRIDPORT bounced back from a heavy midweek defeat by Willand Rovers to produce a superb performance to overcome bogey side Street in last Saturday's...

Laird calls for patience from fans

DORCHESTER Town manager Craig Laird called for a section of the club’s supporters to be patient whilst he rebuilds the squad following an influx...

Magpies fail to break down organised Linnets

IT doesn’t come much harder than to face the top two teams in the opening three league fixtures with a new side getting to...

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...

Off colour Bees take a drubbing

BRIDPORT'S 5-1 reverse at the hands of Willand Rovers last night hinged on a five-minute spell either side of half time that led to...

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...

Portland blue as late goal leaves Linnets singing

A GOAL in the fifth minute of added time meant that Portland United had to settle for a draw against a tenacious Lymington Town...

On song Bees devour Chocolate men…at a cost

BRIDPORT continued their positive start to the new campaign with an excellent victory in their first Toolstation Western League Premier Division game of the...

Weymouth close the gap at the top with win at Lyme

WEYMOUTH Gig Rowing Club attended Lyme Regis regatta last weekend along with 16 clubs from around the south west. Crews and spectators assembled on the...

Record attendance at Lyme Regis Gig Regatta

LYME Regis Gig Club hosted their annual regatta last Saturday with a record 19 gigs attending. With all the action taking place in view...

Griggs gets Magpies up and running

AFTER the disappointment of Saturday’s defeat, Dorchester Town bounced back to claim their first points of the season when Ollie Griggs (pictured right) scored...

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...

Butcher gives Lillywhites the chop

A SUPERB Ed Butcher strike saw Bridport advance into the next round of the FA Cup in a pulsating game at St Mary’s last...

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