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.

GOLF: Crabb tops Bridport’s monthly medal

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: TOP SCORE: Steve Crabb

3:15pm Wednesday 7th May 2014

MORE than 66 players took the field for the men’s monthly nedal, writes Peter Crowter.

SWIMMING: Promise shown by Bridport Barracudas

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: BRIGHT START: Bridport Barracudas enjoyed success at the first round of the Jurassic League

5:00pm Monday 5th May 2014

BRIDPORT Barracudas made a promising start to the Jurassic League with some excellent performances at the first round in Shaftesbury.

GOLF: Gale blows in to claim Bridport Stableford

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: GIFT: Roger Pollock presents Liz Walker with the wooden spoon

8:00am Thursday 1st May 2014

THE men’s Sunday competition was an individual Stableford off full handicap and there were 67 starters, writes Peter Crowter.

TETRATHLON: Australia beckons for magic Mollie

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: HEADING DOWN UNDER: Mollie Hansford

6:00am Thursday 1st May 2014

LYME Regis schoolgirl Mollie Hansford has been selected to represent the Great Britain tetrathlon team to compete in Perth, Western Australia this July.

GOLF: White’s double crown at Remedy

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: ALL WHITE: Nigel Tokely, left, presents the glass trophy to John White

1:05pm Wednesday 30th April 2014

JOHN White has finally been able to lay his hands on the prestigious Remedy Oak Golf Club singles matchplay glass trophy for a second time after successfully defending the title last year.

GOLF: Keech clinches Faldo Series victory

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: SOPHIE'S PRIZE: Sophie Keech with the England girls’ trophy

5:00pm Monday 28th April 2014

SOPHIE Keech dominated the under-21s’ division of the Faldo Series event at Pyle & Kenfig with fantastic scores of 69, 72 and 73.

ROWING: Colfox crews grab mighty medal haul

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: COLFOX CREWS: Colfox School’s indoor rowing teams at the Dorset Youth Games, with Olympic silver medallist diver Pete Waterfield, centre

6:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

ALL three of Colfox School’s West Dorset champion indoor rowing teams picked up medals at the Dorset Youth Games, with two being crowned the best in the county.

GOLF: Bobycombe makes cut in Directors win at Bridport

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: JUST ACE: Grace Clothier, right, presents the Hole-in-one Trophy to Marilyn Wilson

5:10am Thursday 24th April 2014

THE highlight of this year’s Easter weekend at Bridport & West Dorset Golf Club was the Directors Cup, writes Peter Crowter.

GOLF: Keech claims amateur Gold Cup

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: TOP FORM: Sophie Keech grabs another trophy to add to her collection

5:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

SOPHIE Keech’s impressive form continued when she claimed victory in the amateur competition at the Roehampton Open Gold Challenge Cup.

GOLF: Burt excels with stellar nett result at Bridport

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: Bridport news logo

9:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

A SUNNY morning encouraged a turnout of 78 entrants for the men’s Sunday competition, the RNLI Medal, writes Peter Crowter.

ANGLING: Trophy glory for international ace Connor

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: TROPHY WINNER: Connor Hallett receives the Fred Tolley Memorial Trophy

6:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

CONNOR Hallett was top of the class in the first match of the juniors’ Saturday League season, clinching the Fred Tolley Memorial Trophy on the East Pier at West Bay.

ROWING: Veterans lead the way at Bristol regatta

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: VICTORIOUS: Bridport men’s veterans celebrate after a successful day on the water. From left to right: Rob Shopland, Kevin Batchelor, Mark Vanstone (captain), Dave Thomas, Jim Allen and Jason Matthews

6:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

BRIDPORT Gig Rowing Club achieved some fantastic results at Bristol’s first-ever Gig Rowing Regatta in the city’s historic old harbour.

HOCKEY: Hawks clinch title with Taunton triumph

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: CHAMPIONS: West Dorset Hawks

6:00am Thursday 3rd April 2014

WEST Dorset Hawks have clinched the South East Division One title in style after winning their final league game.

TENNIS: Grand day out at Seaton open day

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: ACE EVENT: Members and guests of Seaton Tennis Club at their open day

3:27pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

VISITORS from the age of three and upwards joined existing junior and adult members on court at an action-packed open day held by Seaton Tennis Club.

SHORT-MAT BOWLS: Starke and Uzzell clinch pairs cup

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: WINNERS: Jean Starke and Alan Uzzell

12:58pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

CHARMOUTH Bowls Club’s short-mat winter season drew to a close with members gathering for an end-of-season three-wood pairs competition.

BOWLS: Netherbury Cup for Beaminster

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: WINNERS: Beaminster bowls team

6:00pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

BEAMINSTER have won the Netherbury Challenge Cup.

TAG RUGBY: Mrs Ethelston's retain title

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: ALL SMILES: Mrs Ethelston's and runners-up Parrett & Axe

5:00am Thursday 13th March 2014

BRIDPORT Rugby Club held its annual primary school Tag Festival competition with 16 schools from all over West Dorset participating.

RACING: Rock On Ruby disappoints in Arkle

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: ARKLE BID: Rock On Ruby

2:17pm Tuesday 11th March 2014

HARRY Fry's Rock On Ruby was never in contention as outsider Western Warhorse (33-1) won the Racing Post Arkle Chase at the Cheltenham Festival today.

YOUTH: Awesome foursome seal win for St Mary's

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: FOUR-MIDABLE: The St Mary’s quartet that won the A team race show off their trophy

5:00pm Monday 10th March 2014

THE St Mary’s quartet of Jordan Day, Katie Dubra, Zakjohn Ousley and Ellen Pearce won the A team race at the West Dorset Primary Cross-Country Relays with a dominant display.

ANGLING: West Bay cup dedicated to late club president Fred

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: GREAT CATCH: The trophy and award winners at West Bay Sea Angling Club's annual presentation night

6:00am Thursday 6th March 2014

AROUND 50 members attended West Bay’s annual presentation night at Highlands End at Eype.

GOLF: Walter stands out from crowd at Bridport

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: LADLE PRIZE: Vets’ captain Roger Pollock, left, presents Roy Gill, centre, and Malcolm Peach with the Luton Ladle

5:00am Thursday 6th March 2014

FOR the second week in a row, the men had to suffer some atrocious conditions for their Sunday competition, writes Peter Crowter.

ROWING: Colfox students make gold standard

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: SETTING THE STANDARD: Colfox School rowers

1:25pm Tuesday 25th February 2014

FOUR Colfox teams travelled the short distance to the Bridport Leisure Centre to compete in the West Dorset Indoor Rowing Champion-ships.

GOLF: Sunday success as Dunford defies elements

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: SECOND PLACE: Dave Boggis

1:23pm Tuesday 25th February 2014

A GLANCE at the scores will show you how difficult conditions were for the men’s Sunday Stableford, writes Peter Crowter.

VOLLEYBALL: Smash hit as school earns area title

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: CHAMPIONS: Colfox girls

3:50pm Wednesday 19th February 2014

COLFOX Girls have been crowned volleyball champions after beating IPACA and Wey Valley in an area tournament hosted at the West Dorset school.

CROSS COUNTRY: Colfox runners in Dorset crown joy

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: TALENTED TEAM: Cross country runners from Colfox School

3:47pm Wednesday 19th February 2014

COLFOX enjoyed great success at this year’s Dorset Schools Cross Country Championships.

MARTIAL ARTS: Richards bags a bronze at Paignton

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: BRIDPORT ACES: Bridport TAGB Taekwondo Club’s Chloe Richards, with students (holding certificates) from left to right: Rowan McEvoy, Rosie Aze, Steve Phillips and Julie Kelly

6:00pm Tuesday 18th February 2014

IT has been a busy time for Bridport TAGB Taekwondo.

SPORT AWARDS: Young Players in Loders honours

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: TROPHY WINNERS: Back from left, Ollie Lee, Levi Gale, Lesley Lee, Mike Kite, Olivia Willmore. Front, Daisy Parsons, Maisie Herbert, Lucy Reeves, Katie Shaw, Toby Reeves

7:00pm Monday 17th February 2014

LOCAL charity, Loders Young Players, held its 13th annual awards at Loders village hall.

GOLF: Silver Tee success for super Sophie

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: SOPHIE'S PRIZE: Sophie Keech with the England girls’ trophy

6:00pm Monday 17th February 2014

ENGLISH girls’ champion Sophie Keech is top class at combining her golf and her school work – and she’s won the England Golf Silver Tee Award to prove it.

HOCKEY: West Dorset take over top spot with win

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: STRONG CHALLENGES: Gavin Brooking

6:10am Thursday 13th February 2014

WEST Dorset moved to the top of the table in front of a record crowd at Colfox School in Bridport.






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