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Brixington Blues FC scores new kit thanks to Exmouth McDonalds

Local grassroots football club Brixington Blues had cause for celebration this weekend after receiving a new football kit, courtesy of the McDonald’s restaurant in Exmouth, owned by Franchisee David Shawyer.

The Under 14’s team visited the restaurant at Liverton Business Park on...

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Football comes to Exeter Racecourse

Authored by Mike Page

Football comes to the races on Tuesday, January 14 when Exeter Racecourse teams up with Exeter City Football Club for a day out on Haldon Hill.

Season ticket holders for the club, known as the Grecians, are being offered free entry, while in the hospitality boxes will be supporters who will be able to meet first-team players.

General manager Jack Parkinson said: “It’s the...

Best Premier League Performers This Season

Authored by Mike Page

The Premier League is arguably the most prestigious and exciting football league in the world. The league captures the attention of millions of viewers throughout the season, and also attracts thousands of sports bettors. And as we are about to head into the January transfer window, football bettors absolutely have to check out the William Hill promo code 2020 for some of the best bonuses and...

4 of the Best Golf Courses in Plymouth

Authored by Mike Page

Are you a golf fan taking a vacation in Plymouth or maybe travelling with work and have a little spare time? Or maybe you live locally and want to take up the sport. Then you will want to know where the best golf courses in Plymouth can be found – and here are four of our favourites. Grab your golf bag and make sure you protect yourself from the elements because we do get a little rain here in...

The interesting fates of Southgate and Mariner

Authored by Mike Page

Gareth Southgate has been a revelation since taking the reins as England manager, enjoying success that has not been matched in almost 30 years. He has taken on the so-called poisoned chalice and has the Three Lions playing arguably their best football since the mid-1980s to early 1990s.

He guided England to their first World Cup semi-final since 1990 when they reached the last four of...

Why the CL is the Best Club Competition in Sports

Authored by Mike Page

No sport has the same impact and influence as football has. The pure passion, love, excitement, and enjoyment is unmatched. Many fans of basketball or American football will say that their competitions are the best in sports, but we highly disagree with that claim, which is why we wanted to give you a few reasons as to why football's own Champions League is the best club competition in all of...

Schoolboy speedway star roars away with funding

Authored by Sarah

A schoolboy speedway star from Devon has roared away with a share of funding from a leading housebuilder.

Persimmon Homes Cornwall has donated £1,000 from its Community Champions fund to support 13-year-old Ben Trigger as he competes in speedway events in Britain and abroad.

Ben, from Plympton, is the top rider in his category in the south west and one of the top in Britain,...

Tour of Britain to return to Devon in 2020

Authored by Mary

The Tour of Britain will return to Devon next year, it has been announced yesterday (Tuesday 5 November).

Devon County Council and Tour organisers SweetSpot have confirmed that Devon will host Stage Two of the UK’s premier cycle race on Monday 7 September 2020.

The Tour of Britain has already unveiled Cornwall as the location of the Grand Depart on Sunday 6 September 2020. The...

The Greatest Rugby Union Fly Halves of All-time

Authored by Mike Page

With the 2020 Rugby World Cup Final this weekend, fans are fortunate to be watching some of the best players in the world. There’s still ample time to back your winner too, with Bet and Skill enhanced odds enabling you to make the most of your bankroll!

In most teams, the star performer in an attacking sense is always the fly-half, with players in this position incredibly influential...

Making the most of on-water opportunities in Plymouth

Authored by Mary

Plymouth City Council is setting out plans to review the city’s watersports offerings and the service offered by Mount Batten Watersports Centre, in line with Plymouth’s new Visitor Plan and Plymouth Sound’s recently declared status as the UK’s first National Marine Park.

The review will explore how the Mount Batten Watersports Centre’s existing offer – and the surrounding land and...

England's top performers in the Ashes 2019

Authored by Mike Page

The Ashes 2019 is over, and despite England winning the final Test of the series at the Oval, the urn is staying in Australia. England were champions on Sunday, bringing the series level at 2-2. Root's side won the fifth and final Test by 135 runs in what will be Trevor Bayliss's last game in charge of England. The score-line certainly benefitted England but the Aussies will retain the ashes...