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Honiton ladies have won through to the national quarter-final of the Yetton Plate after beating Thornbury 81 shots to 65, writes Julie Grant.

Saturday proved to be the best gliding day of the week at Devon and Somerset Gliding Club, writes Jill Harmer.

Two members of Honiton Running Club were involved in the 2015 Devon Schools Cross Country Championships at Stover School near Newton Abbott, writes Judy Davey.

The weather was perfect for this year’s Honiton Running Club’s Blackdown Beast; a little chilly, but the sky was blue and the sun shone, writes Judy Davey.

A bit further afield - Chris Palk with a near-double small-eyed caught near Minehead.

Sea anglers can be spoilt for choice in the winter – and there is always something to go for...

The runners get underway in the Braunton 10k. Pic: Ellie Osborne

More than 330 runners from across the South West descended on Braunton Academy on Sunday for the Braunton 10k.

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All roads lead to Haldon Hill on February 8, when Exeter Racecourse stages its prestigious Super Sunday race fixture, writes Lucy Johnson.

Exmouth Belles at the Blackdown Beast event

Fifteen Exmouth Running Belles took part in the Blackdown Beast, writes Clare Medlock.

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Otters maintained their 100 per cent record in the Honiton Netball League when they came up against Hi Q, writes Graham Ingram.

SOHC - this weekend’s matches

Thursday, January 22, 2015
Sidmouth & Ottery 5th played Sidmouth & Ottery C on Saturday. Ref shsp 1060-04-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club team’s are back into their respective league programmes and there is a busy weekend ahead for the men’s and ladies’ teams, particularly the men’s first team.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies fourth team endured a difficult day when they travelled to Okehampton where they ultimately lost 7-2.

Sidmouth and Ottery (SOHC) ladies development travelled to Chard for a friendly where they triumphed by the odd goal in three.

Sidmouth men bag 12-shot win at Madeira

Thursday, January 22, 2015
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A very satisfactory result against Madeira Club cheered the Sidmouth men bowlers, writes David Fairclough.

Sidmouth ladies edged out at Axminster

Thursday, January 22, 2015
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Sidmouth ladies were edged out in a close encounter at Axminster, writes Susie Bonnell.

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Sidmouth ladies welcomed friends from Budleigh Salterton for their latest match.

Mike Musgrove of Exmouth Harriers

The South West Road Runners club have promoted a 10km race at or around New Year for some time, writes Dave Eveleigh.

Hockey

A Hat-trick from Heather Edworthy sealed victory for Exe in their first game of 2015, writes Fiona Moran.

Tarrant Wotton with his 16lb 6 spurdog.

Awesome fish captured by Barnstaple angler is just six ounces off the record...

Comets in good form as Rockettes are beaten

Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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Comets were in good form as they defeated Rockettes 37-18, writes Louise Passmore.

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A total prize fund of £550 is on offer in the mixed open race at this weekends (January 25) Point-to-Point, being held at the majestic course of Chipley Park, Tiverton, writes Donna Harris.

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Darren Edwards was the jockey in form with a sparkling treble on an action packed nine-race card at the Silverton fixture at Black Forest Lodge, writes Granville Taylor.

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Cranford Cougars recorded their first win of the season with a 38-10 success over Replay, writes Louise Passmore.

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Honiton bowlers have had another successful and busy week, writes Ann Brown.

Honiton’s Hawker excels at Exeter 10k

Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Honiton runners at the Axmouth Challenge

Bright sunshine and close to zero temperatures greeted the eleven HRC members who were looking for a flat 10K to start the year, writes Judy Davey.

AVR at the Axmouth Challenge

The Axmouth Challenge series of races have been run in all sorts of weather from snow and ice to howling gales and lashing rain, but this year the day was perfect with an azure sky and just the right amount of winter chill to keep runners cool, writes Dave Mutter.

Axe Valley Runners’ Axmouth Challenge was well represented by Honiton Running Club members last Sunday, writes Judy Davey.

Axe Valley Pedallers

Over thirty Axe Valley Pedallers blinked in the strong January sunshine outside Seaton Tram Station as they got ready for their first Sunday ride of 2015.

A snowy Exmooor beneath a glider from the Devon and Somerset Gliding Club

In the winter soaring season, the flight length is largely dependent on the direction and strength of the wind at North Hill Airfield, writes Jill Harmer.

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The first week of fixtures in the Honiton Netball League after the festive break were hit by the weather with just two matches being played, writes Graham Ingram.

Honiton Bowls  Club - the latest group of youngsters

Friday evening fun and coaching sessions at Honiton Bowls Club are proving more and more popular, writes Julie Grant.

Axminster bowlers endure mixed fortunes

Saturday, January 17, 2015
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Axminster Indoor Bowls Club started the year with mixed fortunes, but managed to win four of the seven matches played, writes David Harris.

The week saw a similar pattern to recent weeks, with a disappointing league match contrasting with success in the friendly fixture, writes David Fairclough.

Sidmouth ladies bowl to two shot victory over DCLIBA presidents team

Sidmouth Bowls Club have had very good reason to be proud of late - particularly in regard to the ladies indoor bowls, writes Susie Bonnell.

Sidmouth and Ottery ladies’ fourth team when a winning start to the new year with a 3-0 success at home to Chard ladies, writes Jane Roberts.

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