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Five Honiton Community College students were in action at the annual South West Regional Schools Trampolining competition held in Taunton.

The Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies’ 1st XI ended the first half of their Sedgemoor Division Two campaign on a high, beating Exe III 3-1 to complete the first half of their Petroc Division One campaign sitting third in the table, having won seven of their 11 games so far.

There was a good turnout from Exeter College Running Club Cranbrook at the 2019 Exeter Santa Run.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s 1st XI suffered only their second defeat of the league campaign and surrendered top spot in the Southern One table as they went down to the side that sat second at the start of the game, Taunton Vale, losing 4-1 at the Somerset side.

Cranbrook was well represented at the Reindeer Run, which took place on the first Saturday of December.

Honiton ladies had another busy week, writes Joan Mackintosh.

The first Cornish meeting of the point-to-point season attracted horses from the Midlands and South Wales as well as a good contingent of local pointers to make up a healthy total of 51 runners for the seven races on the Royal Cornwall Showground, writes Granville Taylor.

The annual AVR Christmas event and awards was held at the Colyford Hall on Saturday, writes Dave Mutter.

Axminster indoor bowlers have had precious little action of late owing to a number of cancellations for various reasons and so just tow matches have been played recently, writes David Harris.

Cranbrook was well represented at the Reindeer Run which took place on the first Saturday of December,

Cross-country flying lately for members of the Devon and Somerset Gliding Club has been limited to the simulator, but training flights continue on any reasonable day, writes Jill Harmer.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies 2nd XI remain second and are still one of just two teams still to lose in the Sedgemoor Division Two this season after they were 3-0 winners against White Eagles III.

Wilf Chun scored five times as SOHC men’s third XI defeated nine-man Bridgwater C 9-0.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s 2nd XI lost 3-1 at Sidmouth to visiting East Devon II.

There was another superb turnout for the Ottery St Mary Bowls Club’s annual Awards Dinner, held at the Tumbling Weir Hotel in Ottery St Mary, writes Michael Smith.

Honiton Petanque pulled off something of a shock result at Mountbatten Park last weekend when they defeated Bath Sporting Cocks 4-1 in the second round of the national Plate competition, writes Chris Bigmore.

The first of three point-to-point horse racing fixtures to be held at the Royal Cornwall Showground, Wadebridge, takes place this coming Sunday (December 9), writes Donna Harris.

The final Sunday of November saw several Honiton Running Club (HRC) members take part in the Bicton Blister, writes Jo Davey.

The annual Full Monty Cute 10.5-mile multi-terrain race was won by Philip Bridge of Wells City Harriers in1:07:10, writes Dave Mutter.

Christmas starts early at Wincanton Racecourse on Thursday (December 6), when its festive meeting promises to add sparkle to December celebrations, writes Lucy Johnson.

The first Sunday of December saw Honiton Running Club (HRC) members celebrate the start of the run up to Christmas celebrations by taking part in the Otterton Reindeer Run, writes Jo Davey.

In the Inter Club League Honiton Men had an excellent result against Torbay, writes Joan Mackintosh.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s second team were emphatic 6-2 winners when they travelled across into Somerset to meet bottom-of-the-table Chard.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s 1st team sit clear on top of the Southern One table after a 2-0 success over one of their rivals for the divisional top honour, Dart.

The South East Two in-house derby between the Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s third and fourth teams ended in a 4-2 win for the third team.

Last Sunday, Honiton Bowling Club celebrated indoor bowling at Honiton with the staging of the Jubilee Trophy match, writes Joan Mackintosh.

After a dose of rain during the previous days, it was expected the Bicton Blister course would be wet, muddy and slippery, writes Dave Mutter.

Dust off your antlers, it’s nearly time for Otterton’s famous Reindeer Run, which will take place on Saturday, December 1 in Otterton.

November has been a very special month for all involved with Axminster Gymnastics Club, writes Emma Rowe.

Sidmouth and Ottery (SOHC) ladies’ 1st XI claimed their sixth win of the Petroc One season, beating bottom of the table Honiton Hornets 9-0.

The earth will certainly move on the final Sunday of November when the Racing Clydesdales return to Exeter Racecourse for the annual Clydesdale race, which is being run in support of the Devon Air Ambulance, writes Lucy Johnson.

Harry Tincknell endured a tough ending to his 2018 season at the Shanghai International Circuit.

It is certainly tight at the top of the Southern One table with Sidmouth and Ottery (SOHC) men’s 1st XI one of four teams separated by just a single point at the top of the table!

Angela and Martin Kerr were visiting their home town in Bedfordshire over the weekend and on Saturday morning took part in the Dirt Half Marathon, a challenging, multi-terrain event.

Sidmouth & East Devon Fencing Club (SEDFC) sent a number of youngsters to Plymouth to compete at the Buckland Cup, a handicap junior foil meeting, and a number of medals were brought home, writes Nigel Manning.

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