Golf: Franks, Gill and Jones are top trio

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

8:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

THE men’s three-man Team Open was held on Sunday and the event attracted 17 teams from 10 clubs.

Angling: Rod and James are winners Barr none

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

THIS year’s autumn West Bay Sea Angling Club open boat match was fished in perfect conditions with light winds and a good tide.

Angling: Festival trophy joy for Mears

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:20pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

WEST Bay SAC’s annual Specimen and Species Shore Festival took place over nine days for club members only.

Powerboating: Dodge brothers earn Torquay second

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

SEATON brothers Chris and Nick Dodge finished second overall in the Cowes to Torquay Race.

Golf: September success as Peter lifts medal

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:30pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

THE men’s September medal was held on Sunday and 65 players took part on a fine morning.

Archery: Reuben’s fine form pays dividends

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

2:00pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

BRIDE Valley archery youngster Reuben Kingston competed in the National Series event at Exmouth alongside Britain’s top archers, including Olympians Larry Godfrey, Naomi Folkard and Amy Oliver.

Basketball: Sasquatch storm to charity crown

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

12:22pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

BRIDPORT’S Craig Sorrell organised a three-on-three tournament to raise money for the Liver & Pancreatic Cancer Research and Development Charity.

Golf: Crabb and Edwardes lift White Jug

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

3:58pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

MORE than 70 men entered the Sunday competition, which was the White Jug, a pairs Stableford off full handicap, with a total of both scores to count.

Angling: Chambers’ cheer after landing Stokes Trophy

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

EIGHT juniors signed on for the annual Stokes Family Trophy competition and marked the 10th anniversary of this popular event.

Golf: Ian and Tony land Sunday silverware

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

5:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

THE men’s Sunday competition was a two division bogey and each league had its own silverware for the winner. Players in Division One competed for the Ron Sangster Cup and the winner in the second tier receives the Sanctuary Cup.

Golf: Irish jig as Sophie seals second place

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

3:05pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

SOPHIE Keech finished second in the Girls’ Open Amateur Championship at Massereene Golf Club in Northern Ireland.

Tennis: Emma nets British title

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

3:07pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

SEATON Tennis Club’s Emma Hurst has been crowned as one half of the new British under-18s girls’ doubles champions, with her partner Joely Lomas from Swansea.

Golf: Hunt picks up the President’s Putter

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

8:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

THE men’s Sunday competition was the prestigious President’s Putter.

Bowls: Title’s in the bag for Bridport men

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

BRIDPORT’S men cannot be caught at the top of Dorset League Division One following a 59-47 victory over Wellworthy.

RACING: Mowatt’s mount is a Dream come true

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A HORSE bred in Bridport has ranked the highest for endurance in a prestigious competition, making it a good bet to compete on a national level.

Golf: Gdadebo’s a winner at Bridport

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: Bridport news logo

12:25pm Thursday 14th August 2014

SEVENTEEN players took part in the Mixed Midweek Stableford and there was little to choose between the three at the top, writes Peter Crowter.

Golf: England joy for Keech

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

SOPHIE Keech has helped England win the Girls’ Home Internationals for the seventh year in a row.

Bowls: Blues for Bridport in Paisley

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

4:30pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

BRIDPORT’S Blue side were beaten 34-23 in the Edna Paisley Triples League.

Tennis: Double joy for Smith

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

4:27pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Matthew Smith has been on fire in recent weeks, winning two of his last three events.

Archery: Cumbrian cheer for ace William

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

4:27pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

WILLIAM and Jenny Stazicker have competed in the UK Junior Field Archery Championships in Cumbria.

Cycling: Westpoint win for Bridport’s Calum

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

4:25pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

CALUM Croft claimed victory at Exeter’s West-point circuit, speeding away from his breakaway companions in the closing laps to take his fourth race victory of the season in solo fashion.

Sailing: Glen and Sam land Lyme Regatta win

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:00am Thursday 7th August 2014

LYME Regis Sailing Club held its traditional regatta, part of the town’s carnival week.

Water polo: Bridport sunk by Salisbury

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

5:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

A YOUNG Bridport side, including three who represented the South West in the Inter-Regional Championships earlier this year, were beaten in a friendly by Salisbury.

Tetrathlon: Lyme's Mollie in Australian success

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

5:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

LYME Regis schoolgirl Mollie Hansford, 17, has just returned victorious from competing in Australia as a member of the UK Tetrathlon team.

Angling: McMaster lands West Bay memorial trophy

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

5:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

SEVEN junior West Bay SAC members signed on to fish this year’s Frank & Peggy Daw Memorial Match from East Pier.

Tennis: Beaminster summer success for Martin and Wilson

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

1:15pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

MARGARET Martin and Colin Wilson triumphed at Beaminster Tennis Club’s Summer Tournament.

GOLF: Howat storms to two-shot triumph

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

FIFA World Cup teams reunited at Bridport Golf Club this week, or so it seemed.

ATHLETICS: Eight are crowned schools champions

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

9:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

MORE Sir John Colfox students than ever were selected to represent West Dorset at the Dorset Schools County Championships.

ARCHERY: Bride Valley stars set new records

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

8:30am Thursday 24th July 2014

JUNIORS from Bride Valley Archers set Dorset and Wiltshire records at the Lytchett Owl Tournament in Wareham.

GOLF: SW crown for Sophie

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

4:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

ENGLAND international Sophie Keech has added the 2014 South West Ladies’ title to her impressive collection of silverware.

TENNIS: Broughton clinches Seaton title on tie-break

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:30pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

SEATON Tennis Club’s Finals Day saw several matches settled on nerve-jangling championship tie-breaks.

GOLF: Foster seals Bridport's Oldies Bowl

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

8:00am Wednesday 16th July 2014

PHIL Dowell’s captain’s weekend provided members with a range of competitive and social golf.

ROWING: Double triumph for Lyme Regis gig crews

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:10pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

LYME Regis Gig Club had two reasons to celebrate at the Salcombe Estuary Regatta last weekend.

TENNIS: Smith and Riley are top vets at Bridport

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

GEOFF Smith and Mark Riley were the winners of Bridport Tennis Club’s Veterans’ Tournament.

PENTATHLON: Yarnold bags bronze medal

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: READY TO FLY: Pentathlete Harrison Yarnold

6:00pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

PENTATHLETE Harrison Yarnold from Askerswell competed at the British Championships in Solihull, achieving an individual bronze.

GOLF: Champion Steve shows his class

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: HOTSHOT: Steve Pratt

6:50pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

STEVE Pratt was in scintillating form as he claimed the Scratch Cup and Peter Ridler Cup at Bridport & West Dorset’s Men’s Club Championship.

GIG ROWING: Bridport secure second at Saltash

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: GIG GLEE: BRIDPORT Gig Rowing Club’s mixed team

6:00pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

BRIDPORT Gig Rowing Club’s mixed team battled this year’s highest temperatures and fierce competition to achieve second place in the 2014 Mixed Plate Championships, hosted by Carradon Pilot Gig Club in Saltash.

MARTIAL ARTS: Seven-up Bridport students

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: MAKING THE GRADE: Students from Bridport, Bristol and Exeter with Sensei Phil Bolt

7:00pm Sunday 22nd June 2014

SEVEN Bridport Aikido Club students made the grade at a course hosted by Sensei Phil Bolt.

GOLF: Miners shows class to win Stableford

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: SECOND PLACE: Nick Franks, left

7:00am Thursday 19th June 2014

THE men’s Sunday competition was an individual Stableford and 56 players took part on a fine morning.

GOLF: European place for ace Sophie

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: SOPHIE SUCCESS: Sophie Keech with the English Schools Championship trophy

5:00am Wednesday 18th June 2014

SOPHIE Keech has been selected to play for England at next month’s European Girls’ Team Championships in Slovakia.

GOLF: Astor Salver title for super Sophie

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: HOT-SHOT: Sophie Keech with the Astor Salver Trophy

5:20am Thursday 12th June 2014

FORMER Lyme Regis youngster Sophie Keech continued her superb summer of low scoring as she claimed the prestigious Astor Salver title by two shots at The Berkshire.

GOLF: Liz lands an ace in Texas Scramble

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: WINNER: Pat Baldwin receiving the De Gruchy Salver from county president Kay Everett

6:00pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

BRIDPORT & West Dorset Golf Club’s ladies’ captain Liz Walker delighted members with a hole-in-one on the sixth during a Texas Scramble, when club officials led teams of new members in a nine-hole competition.

GOLF: Fearon takes spoils in George Adams Cup

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: CUP WINNER: Brian Fearon, centre, holding his trophies after winning the George Adams Cup, with veterans’ captain Roger Pollock, right, and a representative from the RNLI

4:53pm Thursday 29th May 2014

BRIAN Fearon won the veterans’ Thursday competition, the George Adams Cup, a medal played off the white tees which was also a fundraiser for the RNLI.

SKITTLES: Ace Paulley scoops top accolade

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: INDIVIDUAL WINNER: Andrew Paulley

10:39am Thursday 29th May 2014

BRIDPORT Skittles League celebrated another successful season during their annual presentation night at Fresh-water Holiday Park, with Andrew Paulley claiming the men’s individual award.

SWIMMING: Barracudas impress in Jurassic League

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: BIG EFFORT: The Barracudas who competed in Yeovilton

10:33am Thursday 29th May 2014

STRONG swims from Bridport Barracudas members caught the eye in round two of the Jurassic League, hosted by Heron SC in Yeovilton.

POOL: It's double delight for Burstock

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: WINNERS: Burstock Grangers

5:00pm Wednesday 21st May 2014

BURSTOCK Grangers have completed an emphatic league and cup double in the Beam-inster & Bridport District League.

RACING: Charles on board after winning scholarship

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: FOOT UP: Charles Foot, from Mosterton, has been awarded the Fred Packard scholarship

7:00am Thursday 15th May 2014

A YOUNGSTER from West Dorset will be learning from the best after winning a prestigious racing scholarship.

MARTIAL ARTS: Fab four for Matt Fiddes stars

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: SCHOOL SKILLS: From left, Tyler Nottley, Aiden Cooper, Charlotte Passmore and Jack Gosney, with instructor Lucy Fear

6:00pm Wednesday 14th May 2014

STUDENTS from the Matt Fiddes Martial Arts School in Bridport are celebrating yet more top performances.

ANGLING: Parkman's on song to claim Chesil Championships

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: CHESIL CHAMP: Gus Parkman, right centre, is presented with his award alongside Seaton Angling Centre’s Chris Chappell, chairman Rod Barr and Nathan Cox from Rods Rings and Things

5:10pm Wednesday 14th May 2014

GUS Parkman secured the top prize in West Bay Sea Angling Club’s Chesil Championships, finishing in front of more than 60 other anglers.

SHOOTING: Simon seals the Donegal Medal

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: TOP GUN: Donegal Medal winner Simon Willmott, centre, with runner-up Martin Mitchard, left, and third-placed Morgan Willmott, right

3:34pm Wednesday 7th May 2014

SIMON Willmott produced his best shoot of the season to claim first place in round 12 of Bridport Shooting Club’s month-end competition, finishing with maximum points to seal the Donegal Medal.






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