CRICKET: Shrubbery Somerset league round-up

Chard & Ilminster News:

3:24pm Monday 28th July 2014

LARRY Watkins of Broadway and Horton 2nds took remarkable figures of 7-7 in nine overs on Saturday – comfortably his best figures after 40 years playing the game.

FOOTBALL: Ilminster Town's new manager plans fresh approach

Chard & Ilminster News:

8:30pm Sunday 27th July 2014

ILMINSTER Town’s new manager, Matt Hughes, says he is ‘excited’ at the prospect of leading the Blues in the Somerset County league next season.

FOOTBALL: Chard Town fixture list

Chard & Ilminster News:

8:26pm Sunday 27th July 2014

CHARD Town begin their new campaign in Division One of the Toolstation league with a visit to Devizes Town on August 9.

BOWLS: Severalls results round-up

Chard & Ilminster News:

6:10pm Saturday 26th July 2014

SEVERALLS entertained Shepton Mallett for a Wessex Mixed Friendly League game when after the usual 21 ends they lost 75-69.

SAILING: Ben is Topper champion

Chard & Ilminster News:

4:10pm Saturday 26th July 2014

BEN McElroy (12) of Holyrood Academy held on to his lead in the GBR Topper 4.2 Championship Series at the final event at Derwent Reservoir near Newcastle.

BOWLS: Chardstock hit winning streak

Chard & Ilminster News:

2:10pm Saturday 26th July 2014

CHARDSTOCK men’s Over-60s A team won 45-28 at home to Tiverton Borough on July 2.

BOWLS: Chard steam to success under Vaux

Chard & Ilminster News:

12:10pm Saturday 26th July 2014

CHARD, captained for the day by Roy Vaux, beat visitors Bridport 63-52 in a friendly on a steaming hot day.

CYCLING: Chard Wheelers picked for circuit racing team

Chard & Ilminster News:

9:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

THREE youth members of McKinley’s 1st Chard Wheelers – Ruby Bond, Emily Attfield and Ryan White – have been selected for the South West Road/Circuit racing team.

BOWLS: Ilminster triple reach national finals

Chard & Ilminster News:

6:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

AN Ilminster men’s triple has stormed through to the national finals at Leamington Spa next month.

CRICKET: Martock edge home in Top Togs thriller

Chard & Ilminster News:

7:50pm Friday 25th July 2014

THE Top Togs evening league produced an exciting finale when Martock beat Ilminster by just three runs in the cup final last Friday.

GOLF: Windwhistle duo charge to victory

Chard & Ilminster News:

7:50pm Friday 25th July 2014

THERE were some prodigious scores when 34 Windwhistle Seniors took part in a 4Ball Better Ball competition in benign conditions last Monday.

ANGLING: Convincing win for Homewood at Perry Street

Chard & Ilminster News:

4:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

Chard AC members fished the penultimate league match at Perry Street pond, conditions were hot, flat and calm and many found the going tough.

FOOTBALL: Chard continue pre-season programme

Chard & Ilminster News:

2:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

CHARD Town, who led by manager Adam Fricker, continue their pre-season friendlies at home to Westlands tomorrow Saturday (2pm).

FOOTBALL: Grant pays for pitch improvement at Ilminster Town

Chard & Ilminster News:

12:47pm Friday 25th July 2014

ILMINSTER Town have been able to improve the playing surface of their pitch thanks to a grant of £3,000 from the Sport England Flood Relief Fund.

TENNIS: Wimbledon heartbreak for Skupien

Chard & Ilminster News:

6:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

ILMINSTER tennis starlet Louis Skupien insists he is hungrier than ever to see his name in lights after falling just short of booking his spot at a prestigious Wimbledon tournament.

FOOTBALL: Ilminster Town keep fingers crossed over Britten's Field move

Chard & Ilminster News:

12:45pm Friday 18th July 2014

ILMINSTER Town are hoping their proposed switch to Britten’s Field will move a step nearer fruition when Ilminster Town Council next discuss the issue.

CRICKET: Chard entertain Ilminster in grudge league clash

Chard & Ilminster News:

2:27pm Friday 11th July 2014

CHARD will be looking to throw out the form book when they meet Ilminster for the third time this season at Zembard Lane tomorrow (12.30pm).

BOWLS: Ilminster progress in National Double Rink

Chard & Ilminster News:

6:00am Saturday 5th July 2014

ILMINSTER men are through to the fourth round of the National Double Rink after a 41-31 shot win at Taunton BC.

CYCLING: Chard Wheelers dominate South-West squad

Chard & Ilminster News:

4:10pm Friday 4th July 2014

McKINLAY’s 1st Chard Wheelers will be providing half the South-West region team for the inter-regional track championships later this year.

BOWLS: Impressive win for Chard

Chard & Ilminster News:

9:00pm Monday 30th June 2014

CHARD entertained Severalls Jubilee for an outdoor friendly on Saturday which resulted in a very high-scoring match.

GOLF: Bert Robinson is Super Senior

Chard & Ilminster News:

8:00pm Monday 30th June 2014

BERT Robinson lifted the annual Super Seniors title at Windwhistle last Wednesday.

BOWLS: Severalls comfortable winners over Charmouth

Chard & Ilminster News:

7:00pm Monday 30th June 2014

SEVERALLS entertained Charmouth were our visitors for a friendly triples match and after 18 ends emerged winners by 101-47. Scores: J Strawbridge, T Robins and M Rawe won 30-2; A Dowley A Brolly and D Brolly lost 7-24; R Shelley, H Leamon and K Leamon won 19-14; S Sandford, M Robins and D Rees won 45-7.

SKITTLES: Men's league looks for new teams

Chard & Ilminster News:

6:30pm Monday 30th June 2014

THE Ilminster and District men’s league is holding its AGM at the Crown Inn, Ilminster tomorrow (July 3) at 8.30pm.

BOWLS: Chardstock win Top Club clash

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Tucker takes Deane singles honours

5:29pm Monday 30th June 2014

CHARDSTOCK beat Ottery St Mary 97-95 in a Top Club match last Thursday.

GOLF: Windwhistle duo have Gleneagles in their sights

Chard & Ilminster News:

5:26pm Monday 30th June 2014

A TILT at golfing glory awaits amateur Paul Manley and his Windwhistle PGA professional Liam Clarke as they bid to reach the Lombard Trophy grand final being staged at Gleneagles – just three weeks before Europe and America meet in the Ryder Cup.

FOOTBALL: Yeovil Town spread the net for juniors

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Tiverton sign two new strikers

2:00pm Sunday 29th June 2014

YEOVIL Town Community Sports Trust will be running open trials to boost their Under-13 and Under-14 squads in readiness for their first season in the Junior Premier League.

FOOTBALL: New boss wanted by Perry Street FC

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Taunton Town record impressive away win

10:20am Sunday 29th June 2014

FOLLOWING the appointment of Andy Bond as manager of their first team, Perry Street FC are searching for someone to replace him as manager of their successful reserve side.

FOOTBALL: Women encouraged to earn coaching badge with free course

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Tiverton sign two new strikers

6:00am Sunday 29th June 2014

WOMEN and girls in the county are being afforded a ‘fantastic opportunity’ to gain a coaching badge – for free.

FOOTBALL: Volunteers wanted to join FA's fight against discrimination

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Taunton Town record impressive away win

6:00pm Saturday 28th June 2014

SOMERSET FA officials are stepping up efforts to tackle prejudice in the grassroots game by calling on more volunteers to join their Local Football Anti-Discrimination Panel (LFADP).

CRICKET: Top Togs evening league round-up

Chard & Ilminster News: CRICKET: Anya Shrubsole picked for England

1:30pm Saturday 28th June 2014

IAN Every struck 57 as Perry Street recorded only their second win of the season in Division 1 of the Top Togs evening league last Wednesday.

FOOTBALL: Managers name 'dream teams' for tournament at Chard Town

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Tiverton sign two new strikers

10:10am Saturday 28th June 2014

ANTICIPATION is rising ahead of Chard Town’s special tournament at Zembard Lane on Sunday, July 13.

ATHLETICS: National silver medals for two Chard School pupils

Chard & Ilminster News: ATHLETICS: National silver medals for two Chard School pupils

6:10am Saturday 28th June 2014

TWO Chard School pupils both won silver medals at the Independent Schools Association’s National Athletics finals in Birmingham last Monday.

BOWLS: No joy for Chardstock

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Tucker takes Deane singles honours

5:00pm Friday 27th June 2014

EIGHT members of the men’s section at Chardstock played a Foxlands game against Seaton, losing 42-22.

CYCLING: Chard Wheelers shine at two events

Chard & Ilminster News: CYCLING: Rob hogs the limelight

3:10pm Friday 27th June 2014

THE Kalas Cup two-day stage race was contested by teams of four riders from all the central, south and west regions along with Wales.

BOWLS: Ilminster remain on Turnbull Cup trail

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Defeats for Harlequins and Royals

1:00pm Friday 27th June 2014

ILMINSTER men’s pursuit of the Turnbull Cup continued with a 91-79 win at Watchet.

GOLF: Captain's team wins Midsummer Madness at Windwhistle

Chard & Ilminster News: GOLF: Eric Hood dies, aged 85

11:25am Friday 27th June 2014

WINDWHISTLE’S annual Midsummer Madness competition teed off at 5.30am with 18 teams of four taking part and a shotgun start.

CRICKET: Ilminster miss out on Baker Cup final

Chard & Ilminster News: CRICKET: Anya Shrubsole picked for England

3:14pm Tuesday 24th June 2014

ILMINSTER lost to Taunton Deane by seven wickets in the semi-finals of the Baker Cup last night.

CRICKET: Shrubbery Hotel Somerset league round-up

Chard & Ilminster News: CRICKET: Anya Shrubsole picked for England

1:00pm Monday 23rd June 2014

ILMINSTER A picked up their first win of the season in Division 6 thanks to a solid team batting display which saw them chase down the 192-7 posted by Purnell’s 2nds.

CRICKET: Top Togs league latest

Chard & Ilminster News: CRICKET: Anya Shrubsole picked for England

8:35am Monday 23rd June 2014

ROYAL Oak maintained their four point lead at the top of Division 1 of the Top Togs evening league with an 80 run defeat of Ilminster.

FOOTBALL: Three new teams join Perry Street league

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Tiverton sign two new strikers

6:10am Saturday 21st June 2014

THERE will be some new faces in the Perry Street and district league next season, it was revealed at the league's AGM.

BOWLS: Ilminster strong to victory in national double rink

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Defeats for Harlequins and Royals

6:10pm Friday 20th June 2014

ILMINSTER men enjoyed an emphatic victory in the second round of the National Double Rink.

ANGLING: Carp bite well for Jamie Rich

Chard & Ilminster News: ANGLING: Jamie Rich wins VES league opener at Isle Brewers

3:10pm Friday 20th June 2014

THE warmer weather saw lots of carp cruising about in the upper layers for Chard’s latest match.

FOOTBALL: Jamie Underwood is supporters' favourite

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Tiverton sign two new strikers

1:09pm Friday 20th June 2014

JAMIE Underwood received the Supporters’ Player of the Year Trophy when Chard Town held their annual presentation night at the Lordleaze Hotel.

FOOTBALL: Yeovil ex-pros set to play at Chard

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Tiverton sign two new strikers

6:00am Sunday 15th June 2014

EIGHT former professionals are expected to be on show when Chard Town hold a special tournament at Zembard Lane on Sunday, July 13.

BOWLS: Charstock topple Taunton

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Tucker takes Deane singles honours

6:00pm Saturday 14th June 2014

CHARDSTOCK entertained 15 members of Taunton BC for a mixed friendly and ran out winners by 87 shots to 73.

CRICKET: Holyrood hosts primary schools tournament

Chard & Ilminster News: CRICKET: Anya Shrubsole picked for England

3:00pm Saturday 14th June 2014

HOLYROOD Academy, in partnership with Chard CC, played host to the annual primary schools tournament at the club’s ground.

BOWLS: Chard overcome Crewkerne

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Defeats for Harlequins and Royals

12:10pm Saturday 14th June 2014

CHARD entertained Crewkerne in grey and overcast conditions but cheered themselves by winning by three games to one and by 75 shots to 49 overall.

ANGLING: Hunt wins round three at Dillington

Chard & Ilminster News: ANGLING: Scales tip in Rich's favour

9:10am Saturday 14th June 2014

ROUND three of the summer league at Dillington saw the pond fish really well with some great weights recorded.

BOWLS: Ilminster stay on track in Turnbull Cup

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Tucker takes Deane singles honours

6:00am Saturday 14th June 2014

ILMINSTER enjoyed a comfortable 88-48 victory at Taunton Deane in the Turnbull Cup – the premier knockout competition for Somerset clubs.

SWIMMING: Chard swimmers of the month

Chard & Ilminster News: SWIMMING: Chard swimmers of the month

5:50pm Friday 13th June 2014

THE Chard club’s Swimmers of the Month are Joss Copeman 12, and Xanthe Dyer 12.






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