Will Birley

An interview with Fenitons Badcott

Last week we spoke to Tom Badcott from Feniton FC and we discussed all things football and how lockdown effected his passion for the game. Firstly, we asked: “How did you keep fit over lockdown?” Badcott said, “Firstly, thanks for getting in touch, it’s great to see East Devon Sport form and I’ve enjoyed reading […]Read More

Meet the new man at Feniton

Ryan Smales is the man tasked with running the new third team at Feniton Football Club.The ambitious Acland Park outfit will not be able to field their third team in Joma Devon & Exeter League action until the start of the 2021/22 season, but have made the move now so the new man has plenty […]Read More

Axe Cliff Golf Club ‘A birds eye view’

Here at Axe Cliff Golf Club we are certainly suffering from NGB (no golf blues) as indeed, many thousands of golfers are the length and breadth of our beautiful country, writes Dave Bruce. We are all hoping and praying that good sense will prevail at end of this latest lockdown to allow us to return […]Read More

Budleigh Under-16s looking forward to returning to action in December

Budleigh Under-16s have gone into Lockdown II having suffered defeat in their last three matches. The oldest of the Robin’s youth teams are managed by Luke Kelsall and his assistant Scott Howarth, together with coaches Darren Fardoe and Max Howard had to undertake something of a rebuilding effort after losing half of last season’s Under-15 […]Read More

Vikings looking for December delight

Sidmouth Town will be hoping they enjoy a better December in terms of their South West Peninsula League Eastern Division campaign. The final month of the year has not been a particularly fruitful one for the Vikings in recent seasons. Over the past four years Town have only played a total of 10 matches in […]Read More

Axe Cliff ladies success for Jo Donmall

The Axe Cliff ladies’ were out in good numbers for a Fireworks competition organised by Caroline’s Bond, writes Dave Bruce. The meeting was blessed with good weather and the ladies played in groups of three for what was contested as an individual Stableford, but with a difference, once the players arrived at a green they […]Read More

Sidmouth Running Club members boost Sid Valley Food Bank Funds

Sidmouth Running Club were inspirational during the first Covid-19 lockdown, writes Alexa Baker. The club encouraged individuals back to running where weekly routes were set and times and photos were recorded, and as guidelines changed, running in pairs then small groups until the club could meet again in groups of 12 under England Athletic guidelines, […]Read More

No local rugby until next season

The 2020/21 rugby season for local clubs is over! The is the sad news for the likes of the Cockles (Exmouth RFC), Sidmouth RFC, Honiton RFC and Withycombe RFC following news that the Rugby Football Union (RFU) Council has made the difficult decision to cancel the Adult Competitive Leagues (Level 3 and below for Men, […]Read More

Feniton Player of the Month Awards

Feniton Football Club have announced their two senior team Players of the Month for October. Charley Selley takes the honours in the first team who enjoyed a superb month, one that ended with Fenny sitting top of the Joma Devon & Exeter League Premier East table with a perfect record this season of played seven […]Read More