Stephen Birley

Fenny hit-man Pearse targets hat-trick of braces

Feniton’s two senior teams warmed up for their much anticipated return to Joma Devon and Exeter League action on Saturday (December 5) with a well attended midweek floodlit training session. Recently appointed third team boss Ryan Smales was in attendance and he set up the night’s training routine for the second string which was well […]Read More

Otters ‘ahead of the game’ in fund-raising stakes

Ottery St Mary Club are ‘ahead of the game’ in terms of their fund-raising efforts – certainly at the level of football that the Otters currently operate at. Their December 50/50 Draw is testament to the efforts being put in at Washbrook Meadows. As well as the now regular three cash prizes that are paid […]Read More

Exmouth Town set up quality friendly for this Saturday

Exmouth Town have arranged a friendly fixture this Saturday (December 5). The opposition will be Southern League high-fliers Tiverton Town and kick-off at Southern Road will be at 1pm. The Southern Road gates will open at noon and admission to the game is to be £5 for adults and £3 for concessions (Over-65s and Under-18s) […]Read More

Local rugby set for restart – with changes!

Rugby at local level is set to resume following the news that the Government has given its approval for 15-a-side contact rugby union to return at grassroots level, subject to adaptations. This comes after extensive research and consultations with Government into mitigating the risks of close contact. By using law variations, this will limit the […]Read More

Budleigh players set for a longer lay-off

There may well be some action again this coming weekend for local footballers, but the senior players at Budleigh Salterton will have to wait a little longer before they can once again get out onto the pitch for some league action. That’s because, although there is a return on Saturday for the Scott Richards Solicitors […]Read More

No Southern Road league action for Town until January!

Exmouth Town Reserves are set to ensure an ‘extended’ Scott Richards Solicitors Devon League North & East Division lay-off from action following the news that Braunton have decided not to resume playing until December 19 – at the earliest. Some clubs are, understandably, going down to route that Braunton have taken for, playing football without […]Read More

Exmouth Town youth teams all set for action!

This coming weekend (December 5/6) Exmouth Town youth teams will make a return to action as Lockdown Two comes to an end. Saturday (December 5) sees the Under-9s travel across to Acland Park, Feniton where they will face matches against both the home team and Honiton Town with the action getting underway at 9am. The […]Read More