The second Friday of May saw a large turnout of Sidmouth Bowls Club members for the funeral of the much loved and highly respected Beryl Sparkes who passed away at the grand old age of 99, writes Carol Smith.
Gill Day did well to complete her first triathlon at the novice distance of the Exe Valley Triathlon finishing 52nd out of 66 and times were swim time 7:03, bike 47:04, run 20:40 so 1:17:42 overall, writes Dave Mutter.
The first of three scheduled point-to-point horse racing meetings to take place at the stunning course known as Bratton Down, will be this coming Sunday (May 19), where the Dulverton West host their event, writes Donna Harris.
If early season form is an indication of long term success then the Budleigh Ladies have given themselves a great platform with two early season overall wins in the Devon Over-50s Triples League, writes David Roberts.
Chardstock Bowls Club held it's annual Open Day on April 28 and welcomed a dozen new people from the village and surrounding area who were keen to find out what the club has to offer, writes Vaughan Fletcher.
Another busy week at Sidmouth Bowls Club began with four rinks of ladies making the short trip across to Exmouth to face Madeira in the first of the outdoor season's friendly fixtures, writes Carol Smith.