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Honiton ladies’ player Yvonne Williams has booked herself a place in the Over-60s area 18 final of the national championships, writes Joan Mackintosh.


The 2018 season could not have gone much better for Kilmington Cricket Club’s 1st XI.

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Honiton Skittle League Division One leaders Scruffs sat out the latest round of matcheswhich, at the end of them, saw Scruffs sitting pretty with a four point lead at the top of Division One.

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When you have been part of a Football Club for over 60 years it really is good to watch a game and think, ‘This is what football’s all about’, writes Dick Sturch.


Chard 2nd XV ‘Wing Commanders’ were 20-12 winners when they travelled to Minehead to renew rivalries with a team they beat convincingly earlier in the season at Crewkerne Road, writes Gavin Smillie.


After a lengthy period of weather-enforced non action, Honiton Golf Club members have been making the most of better conditions, writes Anne Desmoulins.

Yesterday, 18:16

Dunkeswell fly the flag on what was – overall – a disappointing day for local football and rugby teams with defeats suffered by Honiton RFC and Honiton Town FC.

Yesterday, 14:19

Axminster Cricket Club Are preparing to return to indoor nest ahead of the 2019 Tolchards Devon Cricket League season.

Fri, 11:01

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) bounced back from their previous Southern One outing defeat to Okehampton by seeing off third in the table Tavistock, winning the game 4-2.

Fri, 10:59

Ottery St Mary hope to end a two-week weather-enforced ‘lay-off’ when they make the short trip to Beer tomorrow (Saturday) to play Beer Albion Reserves in a Macron League Division Three game.

Fri, 10:59

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies’ 1st XI went down 5-2 in what turned out to be a fiery encounter against Exe.

Thu, 13:33

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club men’s fourth team completed what for them, this season, is a most unusual act – they ‘won’ both halves of their hockey match to secure their first win of the season thanks to a 4-1 success in their league game at Bridgwater.

Thu, 13:33

A fundraising campaign to secure the long-term future for Dartmoor’s hugely popular Clydesdales has been launched, writes Lucy Johnson.

Thu, 13:26

Exeter City Football Club’s (ECFC) first team physio, Adey Saunderson, has praised the East Devon Grecians for raising £10,000 over a two-year period to go towards a host of medical equipment at the Cliff Hill training ground.

Thu, 13:15

It’s the Healthy Pets Devon National next Friday (February 22) at Exeter Racecourse and local trainer Polly Gundry, who trains racehorses near Ottery St Mary, is hoping for a second success with Dawson City, writes Lucy Johnson.

Thu, 13:10

Devon League officials have extended their deadline date for finding a new playing regulations and rules officer, writes Conrad Sutcliffe

Thu, 13:05

Point-to-point racing enthusiasts could be in for a bumper weekend of racing in the Devon and Cornwall area if both the re-scheduled meeting at the Royal Cornwall Show Ground takes place next Saturday (February 16), along with the South Pool Harriers popular meeting at the old historic racecourse at Buckfastleigh in Devon on Sunday (February 17), writes Donna Harris.

Wed, 21:09

Millwey Rise Reserves managed to beat the weather to host their latest Macron League Division Eight fixture, one they ultimately lost 6-1, to a strong visiting Dawlish Reserves outfit, writes Dick Sturch.

Wed, 20:41

Dunkeswell Rovers will try again to play their Devon Intermediate Cup quarter-final tie against Appledore Lions this coming Saturday (February 16) with the match set for a 2pm kick-off at Hemyock.

Wed, 15:11

On the last Sunday in January, the Axe Cliff men played the fifth round of their Winter League competition, writes Dave Bruce.

Wed, 09:19

Exmouth dart player Paul Milford has become only the second ever home-grown player from Devon to be selected for the England national team following his section for the forthcoming Home Internationals, writes Steve Birley.

Wed, 09:17

Honiton Town Reserves were entitled to feel a tad ‘hard done by’ as they lost 4-1 at home to Bow AAC as Mountbatten Park staged one of less than 20 games that beat the weather across the nine divisions of the Macron Devon and Exeter League.

Wed, 09:14

Last week served up a very sad day for Axe Cliff ladies as they learned of the sudden death of long-serving and much-loved member Helen Gaudie, who had appeared to be in good health just the day before, writes Dave Bruce.

Wed, 09:14

Honiton men enjoyed a terrific success in Plymouth to advance to the last eight of the Devon County Triples competition, writes Joan Mackintosh.

Tue, 17:00

The past week was certainly an interesting and challenging one for the Axe Cliff seniors, desperate to play on Monday with the ladies, having seen the previous Friday cancelled due to snow, writes Dave Bruce.

Tue, 13:43

Seaton Under-15s were 2-1 winners when they made the long trip across to Dawlish to contest an Exeter and District Youth League fixture.

Tue, 13:36

The Exmouth Express has taken over from the Fulford 5 and the new race is contested over a flat, fast, five-mile road race that takes in two laps along the seafront and through the town, finishing in the square where we started, writes Dave Mutter.

Tue, 13:24

Honiton Under-9s enjoyed a win double in their latest Exeter and District Youth League matches.

Tue, 13:06

It’s all systems go for Wincanton Racecourse this Saturday (February 16) and a terrific day of top class sport is in prospect, writes Lucy Johnson.

Tue, 12:23

Honiton bagged another fine away win, but ended the latest matchday slipping off top spot in the Tribute Cornwall and Devon table, which now sees the top four teams separated by just four points, writes Jerry Rice.

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