Tim Herbert

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Development League proposal for local cricket

As we approach the summer season and hopefully a long farewell to dodgy weather, the Tolchards Devon Cricket League is looking to set up a Development League with the aim of keeping more players in the game.

Exmouth Quins triumph in East Devon derby

The rugby weekend was all about bragging rights at Raleigh Park and a sweet success for Exmouth Quins, who avoided a losing double against Withycombe after an impressive 27-5 victory.

The pain of penalties for Budleigh Women

The Robinettes showed why they are toping the Premier Division Table, by recovering from these setbacks. Tahla Williams pulled one back, before Maisie Smith equalised midway through the half.

Leaders Sidmouth Chiefs power to another win

Sidmouth maintained their lead at the top of the league with a 29-0 bonus point victory over Chard in increasingly difficulty conditions and despite severe problems in the lineout, where they only made three clean catches in the whole game, writes Terry O’Brien.

Wedmore golfers wrestling wet weather

The weather started on a promising note at Wedmore GC this week and it was almost spring-like for the Seniors playing a 3-ball bowmaker on Monday, writes Anthony Biggs.

Own goal double sinks Budleigh

Budleigh Salterton players managed to hit the net five times and still lost a crazy game 3-4 at home to Newtown in Devon Football League, writes Alan Beer.

Exmouth battle league leaders all the way

Taking one bonus point from this tough game was some reward for a fighting performance from Exmouth RFC. In a close fought encounter, the Cockles went down 17-20 to clear league leaders Devonport Services RFC.

Dramatic late win for Honiton Rugby

Honiton travelled to Plymouth to play Argaum, winning a thrilling game 20-19 in conditions that could be described as wet and misty, writes Justin Nuttall.