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One of the Exmouth Netball Club teams

Exmouth Netball Club is going from strength to strength and is about to put on a very special event.

High drama during the match as Jan Roberts and Cassidy Lenton watch a wood on its way towards the jack.

It was an enthralling time when eleven of our Madeira ladies were in action against ISCA in the latest round of the Devon Top Club competition, writes Jude Latta.

Madeira played a number of friendlies last week, writes Jude Latta.

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At Exeter’s Riverside, in Saturday’s heavy rain and strong wind, Carol Austin completed her 100th Parkrun, writes Dave Mutter.

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Exeter Racecourse’s Super Sunday (February 14) fixture, which coincides with Valentine’s Day, has drawn a strong card of entries for its seven races, including plenty on target for the Cheltenham Festival that begins in five weeks time and the Crabbie’s Grand National which takes place three weeks later, writes Lucy Johnson.

Bowls

The Honiton ladies have secured their Division One status in the County Foxlands League, writes Julie Grant.

Exe Hockey Club is set to host another of their popular ‘half-term coaching days’

The Colyton Grammar School equestrian team in action

Colyton Grammar School’s equestrian team travelled to Bicton Arena for the NSEA inter-schools, inter-county U18 Eventers Challenge.

Windwhistle Motor Club's  Nick Farmer of Taunton receiving his award as overall club champion 2015 from club president Paul Bagnall.

Windwhistle Motor Club held its annual dinner and awards presentation at the Windwhistle Inn, Cricket St Thomas.

Just when you thought you were all organised - along comes a change of date, writes Susie Bonnell.

Sidmouth bowlers bag hotshot at Torquay

Thursday, February 4, 2016
Ann Elwood/Chris Radburn/Chris Hamer/John Chew

Sidmouth Bowling Club members had their annual away-weekend to Torquay last weekend - and a very special occasion it was for more than one reason, writes Susie Bonnell.

SOHC fifth team beaten by Isca

Thursday, February 4, 2016
Sidmouth and Ottery first men's team played Wootton Bassett at Sidmouth College on Saturday. Ref shsp 2540-04-16SH. Photo: Simon Horn

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club men’s 5th XI: The fifth team returned from Exeter without points after going down by 4-0 against Isca.

Madeira ladies’,Dee Williams, Brenda Marks, Catherine King, Joy Penberthy, winners of the Torbay tournament

While it may have been the wildest, wettest and windiest January for some years, the joy of indoor bowls is that the weather is never going to be a problem, writes Jude Latta.

Budleigh bowlers have managed to continue to see action despite many sports being savaged by the weather.

P1055-10-10TI Point 2 Point at OSM.; photo Terry Ife

Point-to-Point horse racing enthusiasts will be flocking back to The Royal Cornwall Showground this Sunday (February 7), where The Western Club will be hosting their meeting, writes Donna Harris.

At 6pm on Saturday night, 143 runners set out from South Brent to run the Wild Night Run on Dartmoor over 10 miles of mud, tracks and some road, writes Dave Mutter.

Axminster lady bowlers need better support

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Bowls

Axminster bowlers were in action last week when they went down in two friendly matches, writes David Harris.

Honiton lady bowlers achieved great success in national and county competitions last week, writes Julie Grant.

There was a full week of fixtures played in the Honiton Netball Winter League with the exception of the top flight game between Signs South West and JD Tyres owing to the former being unable to raise a side and therefore JD picked up their first three points of the season, writes Graham Ingram.

Have you been watching the World Indoor Bowls Championships on television? writes Susie Bonnell.

Yet again Sidmouth Bowling Club have cause for celebration, writes Susie Bonnell.

Jill Bishop has put Sidmouth Bowling Club on the map yet again, writes Susie Bonnell.

Sidmouth nine tame Blackdown Beast

Friday, January 29, 2016
Sidmouth runners at the Luppit Inn during the Blackdown Beast

Saturday morning saw nine Sidmouth Running Club members attending the pre-run briefing at the Highfield Club, Dunkeswell ready for the start of the ever-popular Blackdown Beast run, writes Terry Bewes.

Cycle speedway champions  Owen and Will Tidball

Exmouth cycle speedway racers William and Owen Tidball have recently been crowned British Indoor Cycle Speedway Champions.

Madeira bowler Cliff Skinner

Madeira men are enjoying success in the National Over-60s competitions, writes Jude Latta.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Ladies 4th team played Honiton ladies at the weekend. Ref mhsp 1339-42-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

Exe third team continued their excellent start to 2016 with a 6-0 win over Sidmouth and Ottery II

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Ladies 4th team played Honiton ladies at the weekend. Ref mhsp 1372-42-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

Exe second eleven were in terrific form as they recorded a 4-2 win at Penzance.

Morton so mighty as Exe see off Plymouth

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Exe first eleven were winners by the odd goal in five when they met Plymouth, writes Fi Moran.

The Four Trigs

The 2016 Four Trigs Race will take place on Sunday, February 7.

Sidmouth bowlers get instruction on CPS

Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Sidmouth bowlers learn CPR.

Sidmouth bowlers were privileged to have a talk and demonstration on CPR techniques in their clubhouse on Wednesday and Thursday of this week, writes Susie Bonnell.

Three matches were played last week in the Gilbert H Stephens sponsored Budleigh Evening League.

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Taunton racegoers are in for a real treat during February because the Orchard Portman course hosts three meetings, writes Lucy Waldron.

The bad weather continues to hit the Honiton Netball League and the latest round of matches saw just two fixtures played, both indoors, writes Graham Ingram.

Action from Bicton Arena

One of the UK’s leading providers of investment management services for individuals, charities and professional advisers has announced a new sponsorship agreement with Bicton Arena, writes Lucy Johnson.

AVR duo run well in Australian Parkruns

Tuesday, January 26, 2016
AVR dup Carol Austin and Lesley Adams at one of the three Parkruns that they completed whilst in Australia

Feeling a bit down with all the rain – then why not escape for a few weeks to sunnier climes, writes Dave Mutter.

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