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At Exeter’s Riverside, in Saturday’s heavy rain and strong wind, Carol Austin completed her 100th Parkrun, writes Dave Mutter.

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The East Devon Short Mat Bowls League has announced the date for the 2016 East Devon Jurassic Bowls competition.


The Honiton ladies have secured their Division One status in the County Foxlands League, writes Julie Grant.

Exe Hockey Club is set to host another of their popular ‘half-term coaching days’

East Devon Hunt's Point to Point event. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref shsp 10 1192-10-11SH

A riding and training double for Darren Edwards and Dean Summersby respectively brightened up the day at the Western point-to-point on Sunday, writes Granville Taylor.

The Colyton Grammar School equestrian team in action

Colyton Grammar School’s equestrian team travelled to Bicton Arena for the NSEA inter-schools, inter-county U18 Eventers Challenge.

Hi Q march on at the top of the Honiton Netball Winter League following a 12th success in as many outings, writes Graham Ingram.

Windwhistle Motor Club's  Nick Farmer of Taunton receiving his award as overall club champion 2015 from club president Paul Bagnall.

Windwhistle Motor Club held its annual dinner and awards presentation at the Windwhistle Inn, Cricket St Thomas.

Just when you thought you were all organised - along comes a change of date, writes Susie Bonnell.

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Point-to-Point horse racing enthusiasts will be flocking back to The Royal Cornwall Showground this Sunday (February 7), where The Western Club will be hosting their meeting, writes Donna Harris.

At 6pm on Saturday night, 143 runners set out from South Brent to run the Wild Night Run on Dartmoor over 10 miles of mud, tracks and some road, writes Dave Mutter.

Axminster lady bowlers need better support

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Axminster bowlers were in action last week when they went down in two friendly matches, writes David Harris.

Honiton lady bowlers achieved great success in national and county competitions last week, writes Julie Grant.

There was a full week of fixtures played in the Honiton Netball Winter League with the exception of the top flight game between Signs South West and JD Tyres owing to the former being unable to raise a side and therefore JD picked up their first three points of the season, writes Graham Ingram.

Have you been watching the World Indoor Bowls Championships on television? writes Susie Bonnell.

Cycle speedway champions  Owen and Will Tidball

Exmouth cycle speedway racers William and Owen Tidball have recently been crowned British Indoor Cycle Speedway Champions.

The Four Trigs

The 2016 Four Trigs Race will take place on Sunday, February 7.

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After the wet weather recently the forecast was perfect for this year’s Honiton Running Club’s Blackdown Beast; mild and dry, writes Judy Davey.

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Taunton racegoers are in for a real treat during February because the Orchard Portman course hosts three meetings, writes Lucy Waldron.

The bad weather continues to hit the Honiton Netball League and the latest round of matches saw just two fixtures played, both indoors, writes Graham Ingram.

Action from Bicton Arena

One of the UK’s leading providers of investment management services for individuals, charities and professional advisers has announced a new sponsorship agreement with Bicton Arena, writes Lucy Johnson.

AVR duo run well in Australian Parkruns

Tuesday, January 26, 2016
AVR dup Carol Austin and Lesley Adams at one of the three Parkruns that they completed whilst in Australia

Feeling a bit down with all the rain – then why not escape for a few weeks to sunnier climes, writes Dave Mutter.

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Exe Hockey Club have restarted their popular ‘Back to Hockey’ meetings.

Honiton men booked a County Trophy semi-final place where they will face either Dawlish or Madeira, writes Julie Grant.

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Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s 1st XI flew the club flag highest last weekend when they won well at home.

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The majestic course of Chipley Park is the location where the Tiverton Foxhounds will host next weekends (January 24) Point-to-Point meeting, writes Donna Harris.

Axminster Indoor bowlers have not set the world alight with their results so far in the new year, but have enjoyed some excellent matches, writes David Harris.

Honiton ladies march on towards Yetton Trophy glory, writes Julie Grant.

The latest group to successfully see their way trhough grading at Honiton's Muay Thai

There’s been more recent success at the popular Honiton-based Muay Thai centre.

Point to point action

Lasings of mud both on the track and in the car parks meant testing ground for horses and spectators at Black Forest Lodge point-to-point, writes Granville Taylor.

Honiton runners at the First Chance 10k run in Exeter

There was a good size turn out of Honiton runners at the First Chance 10k last Sunday, writes Judy Davey.

Caitlin and Jake Smith ran in the Devon Schools’ Cross Country Championships at Stover School on Saturday afternoon, writes Dave Mutter.

The latest round of matches in the Honiton Netball League saw the top two teams in both divisions continue to dominate proceedings, writes Graham Ingram.

The indoor bowls season marches on, indeed we are almost halfway through another campaign, writes Susie Bonnell.

The Devon Schools Cross-Country Championships take place this Saturday (January 16) at Stover School.

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