Phear Park went into their last fixture of the Exeter and District Over-60s League knowing that they needed to take at least seven of the eight points on offer in order to avoid relegation, writes Paul Mottershead.
Cornishman Andrew Williams took Bicton Arena’s JP Equestrian Points League after a summer of exceptional results that saw him top the leader board and win a complete showjump, plus a plethora of merchandise, writes Lucy Johnson.
Firstly, a very big well done to Barry Rattenbury, Alan Nabarro, Bob Turpin, Richard Cridge, Phil Stephens & Glen Broom who, as Percy Baker West Three, gave a very strong team from Poole Park a run for their money, writes Paul Moffitt.
As the outdoor season draws to a close the end of season encounter with local rivals Sidmouth is always a competitive affair and this year the Budleigh ladies welcomed their neighbours to Cricket Field Lane whilst the men made the short journey to Sidmouth, writes David Roberts.
Thirty of our past, present and some future members packed their suitcases and bowls equipment to go on the club’s annual tour which this year saw us hit the M5 up to Cheltenham for our tour of the Cotswolds, writes David Tooley.