Officers of the Bradleys East Devon League together with the league sponsor

The Bradleys East Devon Youth League award evening took place at Exmouth Pavilion and 300 players and family members were present as the honours were handed out.

The presentation of the Mark Giles cup by Tedburn captain Steve Baker to Tipton captain David Birch

Tipton’s final games of the season last weekend were at Harberton and then at home to Tedburn St Mary, and the two matches produced vastly different results.

Cricket legend David Lloyd

Whimple CC are hosting a very special evening with a cricketing legend.

Tipton St John CC batsman Phil Tolley on his way to 96 against Yarcombe and Stockland

There were mixed fortunes for Tipton St John in matches against Kenn and Yarcombe & Stockland, writes Phil Wright.

Budleigh CC club vice chairman Barry Real (centre) presenting the clubman trophy to joint winners Chris Gore and Carole Spalding.

Budleigh CC held a well-attended senior awards evening at the clubs Ottermouth home.

The Robins, winners of the 2015 Budleigh Community League

There was a thrilling and astonishing finish to the 2015 Budleigh Salterton Cricket Club’s Community League, writes Kevin Tyrell.

The Budleigh Under-8s

Budleigh CC held their 2015 Colts Presentation Evening at Ottermouth with club president Lord Clinton in attendance to hand out the awards.

Uplyme and Lyme Regis will be playing B Division cricket for the first time next season after sweeping aside Plymouth CS&R by 115 runs in the runners-up play-off, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Sidbury CC Festival a huge success

Wednesday, September 9, 2015
The young cricketers that took part in the Sidbury CC Festival

Sidbury Cricket Club held their Waitrose Open Day and Under-10 Cricket Festival in brilliant Sunday sunshine to close out a tremendous year of progress for the club.

Chairman of the Sidmouth Cricket, Tennis and Croquet Club Neil Gamble (left) is pictured with groundsman Colin Whitehall and house and grounds chairman John Goodwin (right). Ref shsp 8423-35-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

A county cricket club celebrating its 140th anniversary has marked the milestone by remembering its Sidmouth roots.

The 2016 Tolchards League Premier Division campaign came to an end for Sidmouth 1st XI with a final day 52-run Fortfield victory over Exeter.

Ottery III skippers onslaught is in vain

Friday, September 4, 2015

Despite skipper and former Devon all-rounder John Tierney producing yet another spectacular display of hitting, a weak Ottery St Mary 3rd XI slipped to defeat as they completed their season against high flying visitors, Cullompton, writes Ian Townsend.

Otters bowlers get side ‘out of jail’

Friday, September 4, 2015

Having produced some of their poorest batting of the season, Ottery St Mary 1st XI were indebted to a terrific display of bowling which saw the newly crowned C Division (East) champions conclude a magnificent campaign with a narrow victory over visiting Seaton, writes Ian Townsend.

Ottery 2nd XI beaten by champions

Friday, September 4, 2015
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Fielding a side painfully lacking in batting was not what the doctor ordered as Ottery St Mary 2nd XI completed their season with a tough trip to champions, Bovey Tracey, writes Ian Townsend.

After a week off due to rain, Tipton St John met Exeter team Geriatrics on Saturday, writes Phil Wright.

Topsham completed their Tolchards Devon League season with a trip to newly crowned D Division West champions Countess Wear.

Seaton edged out by champions

Thursday, September 3, 2015
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The Seaton C Division East season ended with a narrow 25-run defeat at the hands of champions Ottery St Mary.

Exmouth skipper Gary Chappell (second left) being interviewd by SKY TVs Mark Butcher before the ECB Club Finals Day at Cardiff

Exmouth skipper Gary Chappell said there was nothing to be embarrassed about by the eight-wicket defeat at the hands of Ealing in the NatWest Clubs T20

final on Tuesday night.

Max Curtis - with just 18 - was North Devon's top scorer on Saturday. Photo by Simon Horn.

North Devon’s last Premier Division game of the season turned into a non-event.

Filleigh win to dodge the drop

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Filleigh dodged the relegation drop on the last day of the season when they pulled off an 85-run win at Shaldon.

Braunton were condemned to relegation into the C Division when they lost by four wickets in the basement battle at South Devon.

Kilmington are the champions

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Kilmington went into their final game of the 2015 Tolchards Devon League season requiring just four points from their home meeting with Tiverton to seal the divisional title and they delivered the goods, winning a low scoring affair by five wickets.

Honiton ended their D Division East season with an 8-wicket Mountbatten Park win over Culmstock.

Feniton rounded off their season with a 92-run success over an Uplyme side that has secured a play-off berth by virtue of finishing second on the C Division East.

Cricket. A view from the score box

Axminster will play next summer in the Tolchards Devon League C Division East after their disappointing season ended on a losing note, beaten by 135-runs at an Ipplepen side that will play next season in the A Division.

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