Somerset Cricket League round-up - East Huntspill II rolled for 30

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

It was a miserable afternoon for East Huntspill II as they suffered a nine-wicket humbling at the hands of Bridgwater Sports in Division Eight South of the Somerset Cricket League.

No Slacking from Craig as Huntspill pip Perrott

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Craig Slack struck an unbeaten 74 as Huntspill chased down 147 in 41 overs - C Nayagam added 29 in the middle order, but it was Slack who was the mainstay of the innings.

Rebels up to second with hard-fought win at Sheffield

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

3:51pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Rebels took second place in the Premier League with an emphatic 12-point win at Sheffield, though the meeting was marred by a crash involving Sheffield’s Andre Compton in the penultimate heat which saw him hospitalised.

Ashfold century inspires Burnham

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Century from Andy Ashfold fired Burnham seconds to a 108-run victory over already relegated Wells II on Saturday.

Driver in top gear as Burnham coast to victory

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

9:18am Tuesday 29th July 2014

Rob Driver was once again on top form with both bat and ball, as he struck an unbeaten half century to guide his side over the finish line having earlier taken 3-31.

Rebels look to maintain home form

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

3:56pm Monday 28th July 2014

Oaktree Arena stages two home matches this week as Sheffield are the visitors to the Oaktree Arena on tomorrow night, before Ipswich then provide the opposition on Friday.

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.

Devils bite back in return fixture

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Monday 28th July 2014

Somerset Rebels slipped to a 14-point reverse in their return fixture with the Plymouth Devils at the St Boniface Arena on Saturday.

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.

Burnham host Cheddar looking for second win of season

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

BURNHAM welcome Cheddar in Division two of the Somerset Cricket League today. 

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.

Busy Rebels face seven matches in 11 days

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

9:45am Thursday 24th July 2014

Somerset Rebels enter a period of seven matches in 11 days, beginning with tonight’s visit to Ipswich.

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Wedmore lose out to Westlands

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

9:42am Thursday 24th July 2014

Wedmore's score of 102-7 was never going to be enough to beat Westlands 2nds in their Shrubbery Somerset Cricket League Division Three clash as the visitors reached 103-4 to win comfortably.

Lympsham bag a maximum at North Petherton

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

9:41am Thursday 24th July 2014

Lympsham secured full points on Sunday with a six-wicket victory over North Petherton courtesy of a superb all-round display from Jack Luff.

Burnham seconds put to the sword by Saints

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Burnham seconds slumped to a disastrous 198-run defeat at the hands of Taunton St Andrews A on Saturday.

Rain denies Burnham for second week running

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

12:08pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Burnham were denied a shot at league victory for the second week running as rain put an early end to their Division Two clash at home against Barrington on Saturday.

Rebels too tough for Diamonds

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

12:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Somerset Rebels proved too much to handle at home in a keenly fought 59-35 victory over Newcastle Diamonds.

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

Rebels return to league action

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Rebels face Newcastle Diamonds at Oaktree Arena

Luff leads Lympsham

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

Jack Luff scored an unbeaten 40 to guide Lympsham to an eight wicket victory over South Petherton on Saturday.

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Chedzey haul inspires East Huntspill

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Andy Chedzey starred for East Huntspill in their 61 run victory over Weston-super-Mare III in Division Five of the Somerset Cricket League.

All-round Randall fires Huntspill & District to narrow win

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Wednesday 16th July 2014

Jake Randall scored 88 and took 3-37 to help Huntspill & District to victory

Glorious Gaylard leads Burnham charge

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Pete Gaylard (103no) scored a superb unbeaten century for Burnham, as they chased down Chard’s total of 184 without losing a wicket

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.

Highbridge Town ready for crack at County League

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Photo by Jeff Searle: Highbridge Town striker Stuart Green muscles his way past a North Petherton tackler.

9:59am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Chairman Matt Pitt expects to be challenging for a second successive promotion when Highbridge begin life in the Somerset County League this season.

Rain wrecks Burnham hopes

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Rain denied Burnham a second successive league victory as the wet weather set in with them well placed to beat Castle Cary.

GOLF: Barry beats ‘Ace’ Fisher at Brean

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Monday 14th July 2014

Phil Barry's score of 43 points saw him win Saturday's Super Series competition by three from Barry Fisher

Rebels suffer Pairs Championship heartbreak

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

12:10pm Monday 14th July 2014

Rebels hopes of retaining their Premier League Pairs crown ended in heartbreak last night when Nick Morris was excluded against Edinburgh

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

Scheme aims to attract more girls to football

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Football - Plucky Ladies' Seven lose 9-0

8:00am Sunday 13th July 2014

Somerset Football Association’s pilot scheme aimed at attracting more girls into the local game looks set to truly take off.

BOWLS: Burnham report

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Saturday 12th July 2014

Burnham Bowling Club report

World Cup fever at Bridgwater College

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Friday 11th July 2014

Five-a-side tournament at college celebrates World Cup

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

Huntspill & District fall short in Wincanton clash

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

Hosts go down by 71 runs to Wincanton

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Hunt powers Wedmore past saints

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Wednesday 9th July 2014

Marcus Hunt guided Wedmore II to an emphatic eight-wicket victory over Taunton St Andrews B

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.

Driver steers Burnham to first league victory

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

11:12am Tuesday 8th July 2014

Rob Driver struck an unbeaten half-century to guide Burnham to their first league win of the season

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.

Rebels hoping for more pairs success

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Rebels team manager Garry May says his riders are more than capable of challenging for honours this season.

12:21pm Monday 7th July 2014

Rebels take a break from Premier League action as this Friday as the Oaktree Arena stages the Premier League Pairs Championship.

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






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