Highbridge Town v Clevedon United Reserves - 3pm KO

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Saturday 30th August 2014

HIGHBRIDGE Town entertain Clevedon United Reserves this afternoon in Division two West of the Somerset County League.

Avenue's week-long tennis festival comes to a close

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

Avenue Tennis Club in Burnham concluded the 96th annual Burnham-on- Sea Open Tennis Tournament on Saturday after a week-long festival of tennis.

Luffs see Lympsham over the line

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Jack and Sophie Luff shared an unbroken partnership of 189 to see Lympsham to victory over Fitzhead on Saturday.

Six-run win ensures Huntspill & District's Division three status

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

Huntspill & District retained their Division 3 status with a battling six-run victory over East Coker on Saturday.

Burnham take survival fight into final weekend

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Burnham's fight for survival will go into the final week of the season after they beat their relegation rivals on Saturday.

Battling display not enough for Burnham United Reserves

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A determined performance from Burnham United Reserves wasn’t enough to avoid a convincing home defeat by a strong Combe St Nicholas side on Saturday.

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Gamlin guides Wedmore to win

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Rob Gamlin led Wedmore II to a four-wicket victory over Crewkerne II in Division 9SE of the Somerset Cricket League.

Bank Holiday misery for Berrow

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

3:25pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Berrow suffered a miserable Bank Holiday weekend as they slumped to defeat against Watchet Town and Yatton Athletic.

Burnham United bounce back at Weston St John

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

12:17pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A second half brace from 16-year-old Charlie Harding sealed the three points for a young United side

GOLF: Sensational scoring in Brean Seniors Stableford

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Action from the three days of competition taking place at Rockcliffe Hall golf club.

2:16pm Monday 25th August 2014

In recent weeks 41 points would have been a winning score in most events at Brean, but not in the August Seniors Stableford - but not this time.

BOWLS: Burnham report

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Sunday 24th August 2014

BURNHAM BOWLING CLUB RESULTS Friendly

Burnham United Reserves well beaten at Worle

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

Burnham United Reserves side slumped to a heavy 5-1 defeat at Worle on Saturday.

Cavill and Jarvis fire Huntspill & District past Uphill

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Half-centuries from Dean Cavill and Andy Jarvis guided Huntspill & District to a five wicket victory over Uphill Castle II to pull them away from the bottom two in Division Three.

Honours even as Berrow share spoils in heated derby

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Berrow fought out a goalless draw with Bridgwater Town last Saturday, in a real blood and thunder encounter.

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Brillaint Boley sees Wedmore home

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Martyn Boley scored a magnificent 154 not out to fire Wedmore to a six wicket victory over East Coker in Division Three of the Somerset Cricket League.

Burnham seconds survival bid still alive

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Burnham II gave themselves a fighting chance of avoiding relegation with a comfortable six-wicket victory over Taunton Deane Crusaders.

Highbridge take point at Cheddar

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Town’s unbeaten start to life in the county league continued with a 1-1 draw at Cheddar Reserves on Saturday.

Bowlers inspire Burnham victory

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Burnham kept their Division Two survival hopes alive with a six wicket victory over Huish & Langport on Saturday.

TENNIS: Championships under way at The Avenue

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

1:15pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Seven-day Avenue Tennis Club Junior Tournament, above, in Burnham continues until Saturday August 23 with the Somerset Closed Senior Championship running from today (Thursday) until Saturday.

Hussey: "We have no excuses"

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Luke Hussey

12:53pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Burnham United manager Luke Hussey refused to make excuses for his side as they crashed to a 7-2 defeat at the hands of Clevedon United on Saturday.

GOLF: Bradley and Hodgson enjoy more success

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: golf - cxz

12:48pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Dave Bradley had the best score of the day as he returned 42 points to take Division Two from Steven Eley who had 40.

CRICKET: England call up Somerset's Anya Shrubsole

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

7:00pm Sunday 17th August 2014

SOMERSET captain Anya Shrubsole has been included in the England Women’s Test, One Day International and Twenty20 international squads to face India and South Africa this summer.

BOWLS: Burnham report

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: TABLE-TOPPERS: Gwaun cae Gurwen extended their lead at the top of the Neath and District Bowls League with a win over Ystradgynlais.

8:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

Western District League (Ladies)

GOLF: Charlotte takes Club Championship

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: GOLF DAY: Darlington-based consultancy We Do HR is urging local businesses and golf fanatics to take part in its fundraising tournament at Rockliffe Hall on Tuesday, August 5

8:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

Charlotte Humphries is the new Ladies’ Club Champion at Burnham & Berrow Golf Club after a four-shot victory at the weekend.

FOOTBALL: King's trio picked for national soccer camp

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

7:42pm Friday 15th August 2014

THREE girls from King’s College in Taunton – Beth Beale, Gemma Chilcott and Lucie Waddon – have been invited to attend the Independent School’s Football Association Under-16 representative camp at Oakham School.

CRICKET: Westwood makes Somerset toil on opening day

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

7:01pm Friday 15th August 2014

OPENER Ian Westwood hit 129 as Warwickshire reached 334-9 on the first day of the LV= County Championship match at the County Ground today.

CRICKET: Somerset repelled after early breakthrough

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

1:23pm Friday 15th August 2014

WARWICKSHIRE are 62-1 off 18 overs at lunch on the first day of their LV= County Championship match at the County Ground.

CRICKET: Somerset 2nds draw with Hampshire

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

10:25am Friday 15th August 2014

SOMERSET Seconds had to settle for a draw from their three day Championship match against Hampshire which ended on Wednesday.

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Bad day for batsman at East Huntspill

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

It was a day of batting collapses for East Huntspill as both the first and second team crashed to defeat in run chases.

Counsell predicts bright future at Burnham United

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

Burnham United chairman Matt Counsell says there is plenty of cause for optimism this season following a radical overhaul of the club during the summer

Seconds lose at Wembdon

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Burnham second team slumped to a heavy 120-run defeat at the hands of Wembdon Wyverns in a rain affected contest.

Lacklustre Burnham well beaten at Glastonbury

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

A below par performance from Burnham United saw them slip to a comprehensive 3-0 defeat at Glastonbury on Saturday.

Lismore leads Berrow to opening day win

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Credit: Mike Lang - SCOTT Lismore and Craig Hirons

2:00pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Scott Lismore scored twice as Berrow got off to a winning start with hard-fought 3-2 triumph over Ilminster Town on Saturday.

TENNIS: Vets tournament raises charity funds

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

11:36am Tuesday 12th August 2014

The tournament at The Avenue was very successful with ten couples taking part and £120 was raised for the Beating Bowel Cancer charity.

Brogden's efforts in vain as rain washes out second half

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

11:14am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Heavy rain put and an end to Burnham's bid for fourth league win of the season, as their match against Watchet was abandoned at tea.

Hand’s double strike eases Town’s first match nerves

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

10:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Highbridge Town manager Matt Pitt praised his side's fighting spirit as they came from a goal down to beat Winscombe and begin life in the Somerset County League with three points.

GOLF: Magic Mike wins Stableford at Brean

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

4:55pm Monday 11th August 2014

Mike Chaloner spread-eagled the field with a stunning round of 46pts in the Super Series Stableford on Saturday.

CRICKET: Somerset lose rain affected one-day game

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

7:10pm Sunday 10th August 2014

SOMERSET lost to Sussex by seven wickets in a rain-affected game in the Royal London Cup at the County Ground today.

CRICKET: Caddick and Trego are guest chefs at annual barbecue

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

6:10pm Saturday 9th August 2014

THE Taunton Area Committee of Somerset CCC will be holding their annual barbecue at Howzat in Fitzhead next Saturday (August 16), the second day of the home Championship match against Warwickshire.

BOWLS: Burnham sneak close contast

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: TABLE-TOPPERS: Gwaun cae Gurwen extended their lead at the top of the Neath and District Bowls League with a win over Ystradgynlais.

2:00pm Saturday 9th August 2014

Victoria League (Ladies)|Mark Moor 46, Burnham 50

SKITTLES: Highbridge Mixed Summer Skittle League tables

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Saturday 9th August 2014

Highbridge Mixed Summer Skittle League tables

CRICKET: Annual cricket service at the County Ground

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

7:20pm Friday 8th August 2014

THE annual Somerset Cricket Service will take place on Gimblett’s Hill at the County Ground this Sunday (August 10) at 9am, prior to the one-day match against Sussex.

DARTS: Highbridge Summer Darts League results

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Friday 8th August 2014

Results from the Highbridge Summer Darts League results

CRICKET: Ton for Abell in victory for Somerset 2nds

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

1:39pm Friday 8th August 2014

TOM Abell continued his run of fine form when Somerset Seconds proved too strong for Gloucestershire who they beat at Taunton Vale this week.

CRICKET: Trego hits ton as Somerset beat Middlesex

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

1:05pm Friday 8th August 2014

SOMERSET returned to the top of Group B of the Royal London One-Day Cup with a six wicket victory over Middlesex at Lord's yesterday.

'Fearless' Highbridge all set for County League bow

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Friday 8th August 2014

Matt Pitt says his side are “not fearing anyone” as they gear up for their first taste of life in the Somerset County League.

Burnham Utd build on 2013-14 season

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Thursday 7th August 2014

United begin the new season with a trip to Glastonbury FC on Saturday before welcoming Clevedon Utd the following weekend.

No surprises for Kerr over duo's rapid rise

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

5:37pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

Jason Kerr says the rapid rise of Craig Overton and Lewis Gregory this season “hasn’t surprised” him.

Afternoon to forget for East Huntspill

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

Chasing an imposing 241-4 from 37 overs in a rain-reduced contest, East slipped to 127 all out in 28.2 overs, despite the best efforts of M Crook (41).

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Ingle efforts not enough for Wedmore II

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

Tim Ingle returned figured of 5-50 to help restrict Trull to 215-7 batting first – but the Wedmore chase finished up short, despite half centuries from M Lee (61) and M Wall (58).







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