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3:00pm Friday 6th December 2013
11:47am Monday 2nd December 2013
8:00am Sunday 1st December 2013
ROUND four of the Shiplate Winter Series was battled out on the Hawthorns and Westpool, in calm weather conditions after a cool night, making the fish picky feeders. Silvers were really beginning to show as the Carp numbers begin to lessen this time of year.
1:00pm Saturday 30th November 2013
10:24am Tuesday 26th November 2013
9:15am Monday 25th November 2013
2:00pm Sunday 24th November 2013
BLINDERS kept up their relentless run of wins in the Premier Division of the Burnham, Highbridge & District Ladies’ Skittles League as they travelled to Watchfield Inn and beat home team Watchfield Belles by just two pins.
9:00am Sunday 24th November 2013
2:00pm Saturday 23rd November 2013
2:00pm Friday 22nd November 2013
2:00pm Wednesday 20th November 2013
8:00am Friday 15th November 2013
8:00pm Monday 11th November 2013
2:00pm Sunday 10th November 2013
BURNHAM & HIGHBRIDGE DARTS LEAGUE results: Division 2 3-a-side Trophy 1st Rnd – Windmill Club B 0, Tops 3; The George A 3, The Scrumpers A 1; Morlands B 2, Royal Clarence Hotel B 3; The George B 0, Socialites 3. Quarter-finals – Tops 1, The George A 3; Socialites 3, Royal Clarence Hotel B 0; The Scrumpers B 0, Royal Clarence Hotel A 3; Morlands A 2, Windmill Club A 3. Semi-finals – The George A 3, Socialites 1; Royal Clarence Hotel A 3, Windmill Club A 2. Final – The George A 2 (Matt Chave, Ceri Waterfield, James Kempson), Royal Clarence Hotel A 3 (Martin Taylor, Dave Price, Nigel King).
8:00am Sunday 10th November 2013
AFTER the withdrawal of Likely Lads from the Puriton and District Skittles League, Pirates had a free night, which enabled Crown to close the gap to three points at the top of the Division 1 table after a 50-pin defeat of Wanderers.
1:00pm Monday 4th November 2013
9:00am Sunday 3rd November 2013
7:00am Sunday 3rd November 2013
2:00pm Thursday 31st October 2013
1:00pm Saturday 26th October 2013
7:00am Saturday 26th October 2013
Round Two of the Shiplate Farm Winter Series was fished on the Main Lake with 14 anglers looking at favourable weather conditions. Some anglers got off to a flying start taking fish early in the match while others had to be a bit more patient.Dean Malin drew peg 3 which was also the Golden Peg.
8:00am Thursday 24th October 2013
7:00am Tuesday 22nd October 2013
BRIDGWATER trampolinist Laura Gallagher, 23, is aiming to improve upon last year's eleventh place World Championship finish when she travels to Bulgaria with the Great Britain team to compete in this year's competition.
1:00pm Monday 21st October 2013
7:00am Saturday 19th October 2013
1:00pm Friday 18th October 2013
IN division two of the Highbridge & District Skittles League The Rouges skittler and estate agent Paul Hale was in terrific form, finishing with a 16 flopper to take his total to 99, which also included a 24 double flopper on the sixth hand.
5:29pm Monday 14th October 2013
5:26pm Monday 14th October 2013
9:00am Friday 11th October 2013
1:00pm Thursday 10th October 2013
BURNHAM-on-Sea Swimming Club, whose base and six-lane training pool is Brean Splash, had a good weekend at the Somerset Development meet at Millfield School, Street, coming away with 11 medals, two club records and a number of personal bests.
1:00pm Monday 7th October 2013
1:00pm Sunday 6th October 2013
Highbridge Summer Darts League, The Master Singles Cup, Quarter Finals - Simon Mitchell (Tops) 2, James Kempson (The George) 1; Ceri Waterfield (The George 0), Darren Kear (The George) 2; Mark Crawford (Tops) 1, Martin Taylor (Clarence Royals) 2; Steve Lyndham (The George) 2, Phill Musgrave (The George) 0.
8:00am Sunday 6th October 2013
BRIDGWATER MMA Heavyweight Mark Godbeer faces the toughest test of his stellar career this Friday when he steps into the cage in the United States to face former UFC star Cheick Kongo at the Bellator 102 event.
1:00pm Saturday 5th October 2013
1:00pm Saturday 5th October 2013
11:22am Wednesday 30th October 2013
7:00am Saturday 5th October 2013
8:00am Friday 4th October 2013
9:22am Wednesday 2nd October 2013
7:00am Tuesday 1st October 2013
8:00am Sunday 29th September 2013
2:00pm Friday 27th September 2013
8:00am Friday 27th September 2013
BOMBERS made it three from three in Division 1 of the Highbridge & District Skittles League after they defeated Steamers at the Bristol Bridge; however, the Steamers pushed them all the way, only going down by two pins.