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Bideford Amateur Boxing Club’s Jack Langford is the Western Counties middleweight champion for the second consecutive year.

Third U23 title for Dalwood fencer

Thursday, March 26, 2015
Jessica Gundry (on right) landing a hit on her way to a 15-4 victory in the U23 Womens Epee British Championships final in London (photograph courtesy of David Bradley)

Jessica Gundry from Dalwood, near Axminster, has added a third British title to her collection.

Nice to see was the first black bream of the season with Trevett landing a fish of 3lb 5oz.

Honiton Sea Angling Club members Mike Spiller and James Trevett had some cracking fish on a day trip from Lyme Regis.

Caen for cup

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Five primary schools took part in annual netball and football competitions organised by local police.

A biggun’ surfaces at Blakewell

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Pete Hiscock of North Tawton with his superb 10lb 4 Blakewell brown trout.

North Devon’s angling column with Tony Gussin...

Haley Northcott with Millie.

The Year 10 pupil has been chosen to represent her country at the Royal Windsor Horse Show.

The Reform team at the finish line of RockSolidRace in Escot Park.

Six-strong team from Barnstaple took on 5km obstacle race through mud, climbing walls and water.

Josh and Andy Short fought on the same bill.

A father and son boxed on the same bill at Bideford ABC to make club history on Saturday night.


Sidmouth Tennis Club is holding an open day on Saturday, March 21.


All the Sidmouth Tennis Club teams have now finished playing their winter league matches and, overall, it’s been a good season for the club, writes Kate Truman.

Sidmouth and Ottery (SOHC) ladies’ were beaten 3-1 by Taunton Vale II at a sun-kissed Sidmouth.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club Under-10s

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) girls Under-10s played their latest tournament at Exeter School.

Sidmouth 1st's v Bristol. Charlie Plowden. Picture by Paul Clayden

Tomorrow (March 21) sees the final round of men’s league hockey for the Sidmoutth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) teams.

Sidmouth enjoy victory at Axminster

Friday, March 20, 2015

Three mixed friendly matches during the week produced a hat-trick of wins for Sidmouth bowlers, writes David Fairclough.

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Anglers across Devon and Cornwall are being reminded that fishing for coarse fish in rivers is off limits between March 14 and June 16, writes Paul Gainey.

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The Lane League ladies were pipped at the post for the Lane Trophy, writes Zena Johnson.

Kilworthy to stage latest point-to-point

Thursday, March 19, 2015
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The stunning venue of Kilworthy, overlooking Brentor near Tavistock, is the location for this weekends point-to-point meeting to be held in the Devon and Cornwall area, on Sunday (March 22), writes Donna Harris.

At the Exeter and KiIlerton 5km Parkruns recently, Exmouth Harrier Simon Minting has had encouraging results three weeks in a row, writes Dave Eveleigh.

The Exmouth Sea Angling Association held their February Species Hunt competition, writes Bob Pennells.

The Exmouth Sea Angling Association staged their Start of Year event, writes Bob Pennells.

The Madeira triple team with the Manor Hotel Cup; Mike Gorman, Jim Bradford (holding the trophy) and Mick Powell.

Madeira staged the Manor Hotel (Exmouth) men’s triples competition and the play was of a very high standard.

A ray of hope? North Devon angling scene

Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Woolacombe Beach, or Putsborough at the other end, are good spots to try for ray after dark.

Fed up with winter dogfish? Now might be the time to try for a spring ray says Tony Gussin...

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As a new outdoor bowls season dawns Dunkeswell Bowling Club is in search of new members, writes Stephen Birley.

It is with great sadness that league has heard of the passing of Keith Miles who was a stalwart member of Seaton Cliff and Devon Umpires, writes Caroline Pavey.

James Green proved he eats loads of carrots by winning the Moonlit Flit in Totnes on Saturday, writes Dave Mutter.

Sidford Badminton Club

Sidford Social Hall plays host to a badminton club that is seeing numbers drop and is now in need of some fresh new faces.

Sidmouth’s new cycle team launched

Friday, March 13, 2015
Charterbank Potburys RT Cycle team with Michael Lee of Potburys

Sidmouth has a new cycle team and the launch of the Charterbank Potburys RT cycle race team was held at The Marine last weekend, writes Chris Eccles.

Shrek'n'Fiona at the Delicious Dart Trail

The Delicious Dart Trail is described as a food fest on the run, writes Debbie Marriott.

N1 Tri Club athlete Lucy Le Cocq

The triathlon season kicked off last weekend and it was a day for all at East Devon’s N1 Tri Club to celebrate.

Sidmouth & Ottery 5th played Sidmouth & Ottery C on Saturday. Ref shsp 1060-04-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

It has been a tough season for Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club’s men’s fifth team with many heavy defeats and very few goals, but it is important to find the positives and on Saturday they won... a short corner.

Sidmouth and Ottery 2nds are pictured playing East Devon at Sidmouth College on Saturday. Ref shsp 9094-11-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s second team look to continue an unbeaten run that stretches back to December 6 when they travel to USHC Plymouth tomorrow (Saturday).

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This week in the East Devon Short Mat Bowls League Evening Division One Awliscombe extended their lead with a home win and an away draw, writes Caroline Pavey.

Exe II took a big step towards South Division safety by securing a 4-0 win over Plym Valley, their first home success of season.

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Madeira ladies bank five Foxlands points from Torquay meeting

Exe claimed the Premier One points on their visit to Clifton II courtesy of a 2-1 success, writes Fiona Moran.

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