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Harry Webb with Paddy Fitzpatrick

East Devon boxer Harry Webb will turn professional at the end of August.

Feniton men’s team have qualified for the Knockout Stages of the County Trophy competition, writes Roger Smith.

Captain’s day was enjoyed in fine weather at Honiton bowling club, writes Julie Grant.

Budleigh ladies gained 10 points in their Over-50s Exeter and District League match last week, writes Joan Shaw.

Ottery St Mary bowler Grace Ward who, at the age of 12, played recently for the Devon Under-25 team

Ottery St Mary had their youngest player play for the Devon Under-25 team last week, writes Michael Smith.

Mark Wolfie Smith on his machine

Newton Poppleford-based drag racing ace Mark ‘Wolfie’ Smith realised a burning ambition last weekend, writes Steve Birley.

The three Exmouth Harriers who were in action in North Wales; (left to right) Richard Bishop, Cathy Newman and Brian Sansom.

Four Exmouth Harriers were involved in the Chudleigh Carnival Road Race, writes Dave Eveleigh.

Wright nets medal haul

Thursday, July 21, 2016
Jessica Pugh and Ben Lane in action at the Spanish tournament.

Exmouth badminton ace Jonty Wright was in action again over the weekend, writes Steve Birley.

There was more County success for Ottery last week, writes Michael Smith.

AVR duo complete the Haytor Heller

Thursday, July 21, 2016

AVR runners Tim Lenton and Graham Newton took part in the Haytor Heller - a 10K run over Dartmoor starting with a run up to Haytor and over some very rough ground across to Hound Tor and back to the finish, writes Dave Mutter.

Honiton runners at the Ham to Lyme Ultra meeting

Five Honiton Runners took part in the second annual running of the Ham to Lyme Ultra Marathon, writes Judy Davey.

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I wonder what has become of our wicker donkey who usually spends the summer behind our top green, writes Bert Hague.

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AVR duo Terry Emmett and Matt Clist took part in the Ham and Lyme 50k Ultra meeting, writes Dave Mutter.

Honiton runners at the Mrs E's Big Wheeze meeting at Uplyme

Honiton had a great turn out for Mrs E’s Big Wheeze based at Mrs Ethelston’s Primary School in Uplyme, writes Judy Davey.

Members of the touring sides who journey to Devon to visit local clubs are happy souls, intent on enjoying themselves and when the members of the Trentham Club from Reading visited Cricket Field Lane, enjoy themselves they certainly did.

There was another excllent performance last week from the Phear Park A triples team, writes Laurie Harries.

Honiton’s Carol Binmore, winner of the Open Tournament Ladies Singles with Madeira president John Bellamy

Devon Ladies did well in the John’s Trophy against Dorset taking five points to the one banked by Dorset and they now sit second in Group West B, writes Jenny Smith.

Harry Tincknell in action in Austria

Harry Tincknell remains in the lead of the European Le Mans Series points standings after the Briton recorded his third ELMS top-three finish in as many races at the meeting in Austria.

Bicton Arena nets super sponsorship

Tuesday, July 19, 2016
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Exeter Racecourse has announced it is sponsoring at Bicton Arena’s international horse trials which take place in East Devon on August 19 to 21, writes Lucy Johnson.

Madeira’s Jim Wherlock winner of Open Tournament Men’s Singles with Madeira president John Bellamy

The big news of the week is the success of the 79th Open Tournament at Madeira, writes Jenny Smith.

Ollie Caute crosses the finishing line of the Bowood Triathlon

The N1 Tri Club’s younger talent has been taking the spotlight recently, writes Ellie Dominey.

The three Exmouth Harriers who were in action in North Wales; (left to right) Richard Bishop, Cathy Newman and Brian Sansom.

Tough off-road runs are not unfamiliar in the Exmouth Harriers racing calendar but the Snowdon Mountain Race must be one of the toughest, writes Cathy Newman.

Izzy Beech during the Plymouth Aquathlon.

Three N1 Tri Club academy youngsters were in action when they traded the aquathlon (swim and a run) for duathlon (run-bike-run), writes Ellie Dominey.

AVR runners at the Mrs E's Big Wheze, Uplyme meeting

Thirteen members of AVR ran in the Mrs E’s Big Wheeze at Uplyme, writes Dave Mutter.

Away from the racing circuit AVR duo Paul Tolchard and Chris Irving undertook an 85-mile run from Reading to Bath along the Kennet and Avon Canal, writes Dave Mutter.

Last week proved to be another disappointing one in terms of Lyme Regis in league matches, writes Paul Moffitt.

Feniton bowlers enjoyed an excllent past week, writes Roger Smith.

James denne in first place on the podum after winning the Newham London 10k race

Two Honiton athletes, James Denne and Gemma Collier, made the long trip up to the Olympic Park in London to take part in the Great Newham 10K London Run, writes Judy Davey.

The winning rink at the Seaton Bowls Club special meeting (left to right); Barbara Sluman, Dennis Ridd, Ann Dredge, and Anne Joyner.

Seaton Bowling played a friendly of five triples against Tiverton Park, writes Linda Stone.

The Ottery St Mary team that were winners of the Howard Cottrell trophy at Honiton.

Honiton ran their annual Howard Cottrell trophy competition, inviting seven clubs to play against seven home rinks, writes Julie Grant.

The Budleigh ladeis who won the Jubilee Trophy

Budleigh ladies enjoyed a couple of days of good weather to play their latest matches in, writes Joan Shaw.

Dunkeswell bowlers have had mixed results in recent matches, writes Tom Williams.

The men’s over 60s teams had a disappointing week with both the A team and the B team losing away at Honiton and Exonia respectively, writes Roger Smith.

For the second year running a team from Ottery St Mary won the Howard Cottrell Trophy held at Honiton Bowling Club, writes Mike Smith.

Sidmouth Bowling Club watched their very own Jill Bishop play on to secure a win in yet another round of the National Champion of Champions competition last week, writes Susie Bonnell.

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