SKITTLES: Galley takes sparkle off Jewels

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

FOUR teams head the Burnham, Highbridge & District Ladies’ Skittles League’s Premier Division with maximum points from two games.

SKITTLES: Stop-Outs make a move

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

4:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

OF the three teams sharing top spot in Division 1 of the Purtion and District Skittles League, only Stop-Outs managed a win, defeating Wanderers by 31 pins, and therefore remain top of the table two points clear of Nomads and Farmer Boys.

SKITTLES: Hotshot Cowboy Luff loses out to Poachers

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

3:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

POACHERS’ Chris Jays racked up a total of 90 which included five spares at the Lympsham Pavilion in Division 1 of the Highbridge & District Skittles League.

Burnham United take on Langford at Woodspring Park, Weston-super-Mare on Friday night

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

United, who sit sixth in Division One West, will be looking to record their fourth win of the season against seventh placed Langford on Friday night at Woodspring Park, Weston-super-Mare.

HOCKEY: Spurned early chances costs Burnham

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

6:00pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

THIS match was a lot closer than the scoreline suggests but Burnham came up against a well organised, young, pacy team that eventually wore away their resolve.

Burnham have to settle for losing bonus-point after two tries disallowed

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

BURNHAM were unable to notch up their third league win of the season on Saturday, as they slipped to a 14-8 defeat at the hands of second-placed Bristol Harlequins.

Taunton and District Football League round-up - Pethy triumph in shoot-out drama

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

NORTH Petherton are through to the second round of the league knockout cup following a 4-3 penalty shootout win over Wyvern Rangers.

Weston and District Football League Round-up - Berrow Reserves climb away from the bottom

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

BERROW Reserves pulled themselves away from the foot of Division One of Weston & District League with a 2-1 victory over basement side Yatton Athletic Reserves

Burnham II battle back to claim victory

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

BURNHAM II fought back from 17-0 down to beat Hornets 28-17 on Saturday.

Uxella League round-up - Bellinger bags four as Tigers tear Blake apart

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

IAN Bellinger was at his lethal best as Tiger Old Boys thrashed Blake Old Boys 12-0 in the Bill Brown Division One Cup.

Berrow beaten by league leaders as Keirle sees red

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

1:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

TEN-man Berrow were unable to halt the Shirehampton charge as they were beaten 4-2 by the runaway league leaders on Saturday.

"We must cut out the mistakes," says Highbridge boss Pitt

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

11:50am Tuesday 21st October 2014

HIGHBRIDGE Town manager Matt Pitt described Saturday’s 4-1 defeat to Uphill Castle as “really disappointing” and urged his side to learn from their mistakes.

Championship final countdown underway for Rebels

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:58pm Monday 20th October 2014

THE Somerset Rebels will be looking to crown their season with silverware as they take on the Edinburgh Monarchs in the Premier League Championship final, with the first leg taking place tomorrow night (Friday).

GOLF: Bateman adds Tom Childs Memorial Flag competition to success list

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

1:22pm Monday 20th October 2014

BREAN club champion Steve Bateman added another win to his year of success as he added the Tom Childs Memorial Flag competition to his list of 2014 successes.

ANGLING: Harvey catches Arctic Char

9:00pm Saturday 18th October 2014

Hawkridge fishing report

Berrow beaten in end-to-end game

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

Berrow JFC Girls u12s were beaten 6-2 by Galmington Dragons

Burnham Ladies see off Taunton Vale in top of the table clash

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Thursday 16th October 2014

BURNHAM took the honours in Saturday’s top of the table clash with Taunton Vale, winning 5-2.

Highbridge Town Reserves still pointless following defeat at Norton Fitzwarren

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

HIGHBRIDGE Town Reserves wasted a great opportunity to record their first points of the season, throwing away a 1-0 half-time lead to go down 2-1 at Norton Fitzwarren.

Weston and District Football League Round-up - Disappointing weekend for Burnham United A

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

IT WAS a dismal weekend for Burnham United A as they crashed to an 11-0 thrashing at unbeaten Worle Rangers in Division Two

Burnham II overpowered at Wivi

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

BURNHAM II slumped to a heavy defeat at the hands of Wiveliscombe, after being overpowered by the hosts.

Uxella League round-up - Spenny’s slam 12 past Huntspill

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

SPENNY’S Sports Bar ran riot in Division 3 as they smashed Huntspill BPH 12-0 on Sunday.

Taunton and District Football League round-up - Sports tame Wolves in Seward clash

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

BRIDGWATER Sports Reserves beat local rivals Bridgwater Wolves 2-0 in the Seward Cup with goals from Scott Clapp and Paul Goss, while Tone Youth Reserves beat Woolavington 4-3 in thrilling encounter.

Burnham back to winning ways

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Tim Piper's penalty was the only Burnham scoring of the day

8:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

BURNHAM got back to winning ways with an impressive 34-11 victory over Barton Hill on Saturday. The hosts crossed five times to seal a bonus-point win, with tries from Jordan Paul (2), Tim Piper, Sam Wall and Tom Chaffey.

Pitt hoping cup win can kick-start Town's season

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

Goals from Tom Bailey, Chris Taylor, Will Bailey and Ryan Elliot sealed an emphatic victory 4-1 for Highbridge Town on Saturday.

Reserves held at home by Hengrove

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

BURNHAM United Reserves put in an improved performance following last week’s disappointing defeat, to draw 1-1 with Hengrove Athletic.

Rebels reach third successive Play-Off Grand Final

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

10:00am Tuesday 14th October 2014

THE Somerset Rebels made speedway history on Friday night when they qualified for their third successive Premier League Championship Grand Final with a 54-36 victory over Ipswich at the Oaktree Arena.

Berrow made to pay for defensive errors

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Tuesday 14th October 2014

BERROW slipped to an eighth defeat of the season as they went down 5-3 at struggling Odd Down Reserves.

GOLF: Baunton helps bring home the Bowmaker Trophy

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

4:48pm Monday 13th October 2014

THE trio of Simon Baunton, Dave Porter and Stuart Wills always looked to be a pretty formidable team for the Bowmaker Trophy and it proved true as they claimed a two shot victory on Saturday.

Rebels cast spell on Witches to reach final

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

4:46pm Monday 13th October 2014

ONE of the best crowds of the season turned up at the Oak Tree Arena to witness the battle for a place in the final of the Premier League Play-Offs, and for both teams the equation was a simple one.

GOLF: Dixon’s PGA prize at Brean

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: David Dixon

2:00pm Sunday 12th October 2014

ENMORE Park’s David Dixon needed just 65 strokes to win the second Gloucester and Somerset PGA Medal of the season at Brean Golf Club.

BOWLS: Burnham season ends on a low

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Sunday 12th October 2014

THIS being the final match of the season, Burnham looked to finish with a win, but the visitors were too strong, winning on four of the rinks, two by big margins.

SKITTLES: Country Girls ditch Vixens out of the cup

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

2:00pm Saturday 11th October 2014

VICTORIA Vixens, last year’s runners-up in the Burnham, Highbridge & District Ladies Skittles League’s Six-A-Side Cup went out in the second round to Country Girls at Highbridge Social Club by 30 pins

SKITTLES: Cheeseman sees off the Poachers

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

8:00am Saturday 11th October 2014

IN the first round of the Highbridge & District Skittles League’s four-a-side competition, Radio Social A’s Kevin Cheeseman scored a superb total of 85 at the Basonbridge Inn to help his side to a 24-pin victory over The Poachers A.

Weston and District Football League Round-up - Berrow Reserves suffer heavy defeat

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Thursday 9th October 2014

BERROW Reserves’ miserable start to the season continued as they were thrashed 7-0 by Hutton in Division One of the Weston & District League.

Burnham seconds pip Wells at BASC

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Rugby: Somerset Cup semi-final to be held at Bridgwater & Albion

2:00pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

BURNHAM II battled to a narrow 17-14 victory at the BASC.

Uxella League round-up - Fairfax strikes fear in Pethy

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

JULIAN Fairfax was in sharp-shooting form for Rhode Lane Wanderers as they thrashed North Petherton 7-1 in Division Three of the Uxella Sunday League.

Burnham leave it too late at Avon

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Rugby: Somerset Cup semi-final to be held at Bridgwater & Albion

8:00am Wednesday 8th October 2014

A SECOND-half fight-back wasn’t quite enough for Burnham, who were unable to overturn a 19-point half-time deficit in Saturday’s 36-26 defeat to Avon.

Taunton and District Football League round-up - Own goal sees Sports into second round

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Wednesday 8th October 2014

BRIDGWATER Sports booked their place in the second round of the Rowbarton Cup with a battling 1-0 victory over Dulverton Town.

Pitt calls on Highbridge to turn draws into wins

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Highbridge title hopes hit by Blues

2:00pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

HIGHBRIDGE Town manager Matt Pitt has called on his side to start turning draws into wins after sharing the points in three of their first six games in the Somerset County League.

Ten-man Berrow battle to Stockwood victory

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

TEN-man Berrow ended a run of seven straight defeats with a 2-0 victory over Stockwood Green on Saturday - after Jack Taylor was sent-off in the first-half.

Rebels slump after Allen withdrawal

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

10:40am Tuesday 7th October 2014

THE Somerset rebels slumped to a crushing defeat at the hands of the Ipswich Witches on Thursday.

GOLF: Barton takes Stableford win

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

10:14am Tuesday 7th October 2014

ON the first day of rain for what seemed like many weeks, Pete Barton took the top spot in the October Stableford.

Lamb spurns late penalty as Burnham United have to settle for draw

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

9:20am Tuesday 7th October 2014

Elliot Lamb saw his late penalty kick drift wide of the post as Burnham United were held to a 1-1 draw by local rivals Middlezoy on Saturday.

Crunch time for Rebels against Ipswich

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

5:08pm Monday 6th October 2014

THE Somerset Rebels now know exactly what they need to do when they face Ipswich at the Oaktree Arena on Friday night if they are to qualify for their third Premier League Championship grand final in as many years.

Driver and Green take awards at Burnham presentation

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Saturday 4th October 2014

BURNHAM Cricket Club celebrated 153 years of cricket at their Annual Club Dinner and the performances during the 2014 season.

Depleted Burnham overpowered by Morganians

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Rugby: Somerset Cup semi-final to be held at Bridgwater & Albion

2:00pm Friday 3rd October 2014

A DEPLETED Burnham II were beaten 39-10 by local rivals Morganians

Derby day in Burnham as United take on Middlezoy

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

BURNHAM United welcome local rivals Middlezoy Rovers to Cassis Close this Saturday (3pm KO) as they search for their fourth win of the season.

ANGLING: Wessex report

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

12:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

HAWKRIDGE is still fishing well, with plenty of fish showing on the surface all over the lake, and anglers averaging 2.4 fish per rod.

Supercross series title "is different to anything else I have achieved," says world champion Liam

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

9:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

BURNHAM BMX rider Liam Phillips says “it feels great” to have become the first British man to win the UCI BMX Supercross series world title, after the 25-year-old rode to glory at the fifth and final round in California on Sunday.

Taunton and District Football League round-up - Pope prods Gallery into second round

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

THE Gallery booked their place in the second round of the Rowbarton Cup with a 4-2 victory over Milverton thanks to a match-winning performance from veteran striker Mark Pope, who scored all four of the Bridgwater side's goals.






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