GOLF: Rain stays away on 2014 Captain's Day

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

3:46pm Monday 28th July 2014

Club members turned out in force to support club captain Neil Darby on his Captains’ Day.

BOWLS: Burnham Men win Hugh Moore Trophy

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: bowls - cxz

2:00pm Saturday 26th July 2014

In this annual match in memory of a loved and respected member, the tradition of ladies versus men was well supported on six rinks.

SKITTLES: Royalists top after Die Hards postponement

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Royalists now lead the Highbridge Mixed Summer Skittles League after Die Hards’ match with Squirrels was postponed.

Changeable weather brings mixed fortunes for fishermen

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local angling

2:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

WESSEX Water fisheries performances for the week ending July 6:

DARTS: BURNHAM & HIGHBRIDGE DARTS LEAGUE results:

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

9:57am Thursday 24th July 2014

Highbridge Summer Darts League results:

Tae Kwon Do Master visits Burnham

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

9:46am Thursday 24th July 2014

EIGHTH Degree World Tae Kwon Do Master Michael Dew returned to his home town last week to teach a special lesson at the TAGB Burnham-on-Sea Tae Kwon Do Club.

GOLF: Chapple stuns his opponents to win July Medal

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: golf - cxz

11:55am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Andy Chapple raced to success in the July Medal at Brean Golf Club with a stunning net score of 63 to see off his opponents.

SHORT MAT BOWLS: Kingscliffe lose to Burrowbridge

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Mayor Dorothy Thornhill also played bowls with members of Holywell Short Mat Bowls Club.

2:00pm Sunday 20th July 2014

Kingscliffe 49, Burrowbridge 58

ANGLING: Mixed bags in the heat on county’s reservoirs

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local angling

8:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

Wessex Water fisheries

TRIATHLON: Strong showing from Burnham Academy at Minehead Triathlon

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Five podium finishes from the club in TriStar categories

Burnham Bowling Club report

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: bowls - cxz

2:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

IT has been another busy week for Burnham Bowling Club with teams involved in bowls matches around the area — including an incredible game for Burnham Ladies at their Bridgwater counterparts in the Victoria League. Here we take a look at this week’s matches.

Highbridge Mixed Summer Skittle League Division One

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Results from the Highbridge Mixed Summer Skittle League

GOLF: Charity day raises £11,000

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

10:51am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Captains’ Charity Day raised over £11,000 for the local based 'Help the Child' Charity.

FISHING: Wessex report

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: PIC CAP 1: Fly fishing for sewin (picture by Moc Morgan)

2:00pm Sunday 13th July 2014

WWESSEX WATER FISHERIES PERFORMANCE Week Ending 29th June 2014

BOWLS: Burnham report

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Saturday 12th July 2014

Burnham Bowling Club report

Tuffin Trophy at Bridgwater College

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Friday 11th July 2014

College’s Golf Centre held its annual Tuffin Trophy where club members play against members of college staff.

SKITTLES: Die Hards and Royalists continue winning streaks

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Friday 11th July 2014

Highbridge Mixed Summer Skittle League

TENNIS: 96th year of Avenue tournaments

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Thursday 10th July 2014

August tournaments scheduled at The Avenue

GOLF: Ladies Captain's Day at Burnham & Berrow

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

Donna Robertson celebrated her Captains' Day with a three-ball bowmaker.

GOLF: Shaw success in Captains Cup

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

4:42pm Monday 7th July 2014

Russell Shaw produced the best round of the day in the 2014 Captains Day on Saturday to take the coveted Captains Cup.

BOWLS: Morning Stars take top spot

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: GREEN APPEAL: Gwaun cae Gurwen claimed a comfortable win in the Neath and District Bowls League.

8:00am Saturday 5th July 2014

The Morning Stars have moved into the top spot after a convincing win by 21 shots over the Casuals

SKITTLES: Highbridge Mixed Summer Skittle League

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Friday 4th July 2014

Highbridge Mixed Summer Skittle League report

TENNIS: Avenue hosts county qualifier

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Thursday 3rd July 2014

Avenue Tennis Club in Burnham played host to the prestigious AEGON under 12 county cup qualifying event last weekend.

Burnham Bowling Club report

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: GREEN APPEAL: Gwaun cae Gurwen claimed a comfortable win in the Neath and District Bowls League.

2:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Fear Cup. (Ladies) Burnham 66, Mark Moor 47.

Skittles report: June 19 2014

7:07pm Monday 30th June 2014

THIS week saw the second tied match of the season in the Highbridge Mixed Summer Skittles League between Royalists and Squirrels, and a one-pin victory by New Coopers against Nuts and Bolts.

Angling report: Mixed bag for Wessex fishermen

7:05pm Monday 30th June 2014

WESSEX Water fisheries performances for the week ending June 8 were as follows:

Injury-hit Rebels nailed up north

6:58pm Monday 30th June 2014

THE Somerset Rebels had a night to forget as they went down 54-38 to Newcastle and saw two of their septet make early withdrawals from the match due to injury.

Bowls report: June 19 2014

6:56pm Monday 30th June 2014

MINUS a number of their senior players, Burnham found their hosts too strong.

Jones tastes success once more in pro-am

6:53pm Monday 30th June 2014

BREAN Golf Club hosted its 24th annual Pro-Celebrity-Am day with the benefactor again being the Injured Jockeys Fund – a charity chosen by the House family who own the leisure park.

St Josephs triumph at Sedgemoor finals

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

5:15pm Monday 30th June 2014

Sedgemoor Area Schools Tennis Cup held at The Avenue Tennis Club

GOLF: 12-month turnaround for Brean Division Six side

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: GOLF: 12-month turnaround for Brean Division Six side

12:12pm Monday 30th June 2014

Brean Golf Club Division Six side have already scored more points than they managed in the whole of their dismal 2013 campaign.

CYCLING: Joe’s in impressive form in first national race

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: CYCLING: Joe’s in impressive form in first national race

8:00am Sunday 22nd June 2014

Under-14 cyclist Joe West, of Haygrove School, raced this weekend at part of a national series of races at Milton Keynes.

SKITTLES: All square between Royalists and Squirrels

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: SKITTLES: Elmore Club secure league and cup double

2:00pm Friday 20th June 2014

This week saw the second tied match of the season in the Highbridge and District Skittles League, between Royalists and Squirrels

Burnham Bowling Club report

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: GREEN APPEAL: Gwaun cae Gurwen claimed a comfortable win in the Neath and District Bowls League.

8:00am Friday 20th June 2014

Friendly (Mixed).

Boccia tournament success at Bridgwater College

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Boccia tournament success at Bridgwater College

2:00pm Thursday 19th June 2014

BRIDGWATER College recently hosted a boccia tournament to celebrate the success of the numerous boccia sessions being delivered to Special Educational Needs students.

GOLF: Jones leads team to Pro-Celeb-Am victory

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: PHOTO: THE winning team – Paul Jones, Steve Bateman, Graham Foy and Steve Eley.

8:00am Thursday 19th June 2014

BREAN Golf Club captain Paul Jones led his side to victory at the 24th annual Pro-Celeb-Am event

GOLF: Exton back with a bang

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Golf

4:04pm Monday 16th June 2014

GRAHAM Exton made a winning return with a 43 point score in the final qualifying Super Series event AT Brean Golf Club.

CYCLING: Joseph’s big ride

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: JON MOULD OF NEWPORT AND THE WELSH CYCLING TRACK TEAM AT THE VELODROME NEWPORT  (6914511)

2:00pm Sunday 15th June 2014

JOSEPH West, an under-14 cyclist from Haygrove School in Bridgwater, took part in a national series of races over the weekend at Milton Keynes.

ANGLING: Andy’s prize catch

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Our angling correspondent Jon Berry

8:00am Sunday 15th June 2014

Andy Curry took first place on peg one at Shiplate Farm with 126lb 10oz.

Karate students attend regional grading

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Karate students attend regional grading

2:00pm Saturday 14th June 2014

KARATE students from Bridgwater attended a Shotokan Karate grading with the Southern Shotokan Karate Association on June 1 at Castle School, Taunton.

ANGLING: Good catches on reservoirs

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Ziggemund Sinnette, Morden Hall Park Angling Club Enforcement Officer and Alex Titov fishing at Watermeads

8:00am Saturday 14th June 2014

GOOD weekend at Hawkridge, Clatworthy, Sutton Bingham

BOWLS: Centenary game finishes in a tie

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Bowlers at the County Ground Club

2:00pm Friday 13th June 2014

BURNHAM first played at the City of Wells Bowling Club 100 years ago, and were made very welcome in a centenary celebration match which ended incredibly on 109 all.

SKITTLES: Three tie for top spot

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: SKITTLES: Elmore Club secure league and cup double

8:00am Friday 13th June 2014

DIE Hards, Royalists and Summersets share Division One lead

Students spend the day at Mendip Shooting Ground

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Students spend the day at Mendip Shooting Ground

2:00pm Thursday 12th June 2014

BRIDGWATER College students recently spent a day at the Mendip Shooting Ground as part of the Team BC Active sports programme.

GOLF: Dixon’s dream start continues

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: David Dixon

9:19am Wednesday 11th June 2014

DAVID Dixon’s dream season continued at Rosson- Wye, where he stormed to another sensational win after an incredible round of low scoring.

GOLF: Bateman bags Gold

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Golf

2:00pm Monday 9th June 2014

STEVE Bateman won the June Monthly Medal at Brean Golf Club

BOWLS: Mixed results for Burnham

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Bowls

2:00pm Sunday 8th June 2014

BURNHAM lost 112-70 to Wyrral Park (Glastonbury) in a mixed friendly when they fell apart after tea.

SKITTLES: Three share lead at top

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: SKITTLES: Elmore Club secure league and cup double

8:00am Sunday 8th June 2014

IN Division one of the Highbridge Mixed Summer Skittles League Diehards, Royalists and Summersets share first place on six points, as a result of Diehards defeating Royalists.

College students visit England football HQ

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: College students visit England football HQ

8:00am Friday 6th June 2014

STAFF and students from Bridgwater College enjoyed a week of activities and conferences at St George’s Park, Staffordshire, for British and England Colleges Football Association Sports Week.

Bridgwater College celebrate outstanding sporting year

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Bridgwater College celebrate outstanding sporting year

2:00pm Thursday 5th June 2014

STUDENTS from Bridgwater College celebrated an outstanding year of sporting achievements at the Team BC Sports Awards at Bridgwater & Albion Rugby Club.






Essential Links



Get Adobe Flash player

click2find


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree