Twelfth title in 13 years for The Locals

Hereford Times: The winning Locals squad, back row (left to right): Leah Smith, Sarah Jones, Julie Jones, Roderic Gass, Sharon Major, Sharon Magness, Harriet Major; front: Lorraine Arms, Ellie Cockburn, Sharon Powell, Olivia Major, Kate Morgan, Jane Allen and Lauren Prit

2:40pm Friday 29th August 2014

THE Locals have reclaimed the Hereford Rounders League title for the 12th time in 13 years after beating City Sports in the final.

Success at Newport

2:03pm Friday 29th August 2014

The penultimate U15 athletics meeting, the Les Davies Trophy held at Newport, resulted in strong performances from Hereford and County Athletics Club, particularly in the sprint relays with many individual wins and another record in the javelin.

Racing call off

10:58am Friday 29th August 2014

BANK Holiday Monday's harness racing at Llandrindod Wells was cancelled due to the poor weather.

Katie on track at Rhayader

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5:35pm Thursday 28th August 2014

RHAYADER Motor Club will be hosting the Rhayader 2 Day Enduro (rounds 7 & 8 of the ACU Edmondson Racing British Enduro Championship) at their hillside track at St. Harmon this weekend.

Wood's frustrating afternoon

Hereford Times: Lea Wood in action at Knockhill. Photo: Chris Wynne / Network Images

10:05am Thursday 28th August 2014

HEREFORD racer Lea Wood had to endure his most frustrating afternoon of the British Touring Car Championship season after the long trip to Knockhill in Scotland.

Fixtures for week beginning August 28

4:16pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

THURSDAY, AUGUST 28

Dominic retains his BSMA title

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2:08pm Friday 22nd August 2014

WITHINGTON'S Dominic Lancett has become the first schoolboy to win back-to-back British Schoolboy Motorcycle Association finals on a small wheels 85cc machine.

King continues build-up to Hawaii world championships

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12:30pm Friday 22nd August 2014

HEREFORD long distance triathlete Kathryn King has qualified for another World championship.

Davis set for Clio Cup debut

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12:24pm Friday 22nd August 2014

TWENTY-one-year-old aspiring racer Ben Davis from Much Marcle is making his car racing debut in the high-profile Michelin Clio Cup Series at Snetterton circuit on August 30/31 with Finesse Motorsport Ltd.

Bridge results

5:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Ledgemoor Bridge Is Fun BC: 1 Tibb Richardson and William Barnett 65.1%, 2 Di Palmer and Keith Culham 57.9, 3 Anne Lee and Caroline Weymouth 54.0.

Weale completes full set of titles

12:44pm Thursday 21st August 2014

HEREFORD bowler Rob Weale has completed the rare feat of obtaining a full set of national titles at the Welsh National Bowling Championships at Llandrindod Wells.

Leominster sisters regain national bowls title

Hereford Times: Sisters Lynda Smith & Tracey Powell from Leominster Bowls Club are the national ladies pairs bowls champions for the second time. 1434_64001 (9471676)

9:50am Thursday 21st August 2014

LEOMINSTER Bowling Club sistersTracey Powell and Linda Smith have regained the National Pairs Championship 12 years after their previous success.

Fixtures for week beginning August 21

4:25pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

THURSDAY, AUGUST 21

Runners trio lead field home at Fownhope

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4:13pm Friday 15th August 2014

Wye Valley Runner Daniel King , Steven Flowers and Daniel Lewis took the first three places in the Gord’s 6 run over a scenic but demanding Fownhope course.

Bridge Results

8:26am Friday 15th August 2014

Lyonshall Charity BC: 1 Greta Davies & Claire Burton 61.11%, 2= Caroline Weymouth and Cary Goode, Mary Pritchard and Peter Smith 56.94.

County bowlers beat near rivals

5:11pm Thursday 14th August 2014

HEREFORDSHIRE beat their near neighbours Worcestershire at Ledbury in a high-scoring match by 132-115.

Fitch and Pincus enjoy success at Hickstead

Hereford Times: Claire Fitch and Patros HB - photo: Rachel Bannister Photography.

5:36pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

ROSS-on-Wye based rider and showing producer Claire Fitch has won a prestigious showing championship class at Hickstead’s Longines Royal International Horse Show.

Fixtures for week beginning August 14

4:57pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

THURSDAY, AUGUST 14

Dawes nets top prize at Wellington

Hereford Times: Dave Dawes (right) receives his trophy from Hereford Fly Fishing Club chairman Bob Jones.

5:49pm Monday 11th August 2014

DAVE Dawes has triumphed in Hereford Fly Fishing Club’s annual competition in Wellington.

Underwoods keep up their challenge

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5:21pm Monday 11th August 2014

HEREFORDSHIRE Motor Club pairing Darren and Sue Underwood remain in a string position in the REIS MSA Asphalt Rally Championship after finishing second in their class at the Wilkinson Maintenance Tyneside Stages Rally held over the renowned Otterburn military ranges in Northumberland.

Ross rower Will in GB eight in Hamburg

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3:08pm Sunday 10th August 2014

Ross RC Academy product Will England will be going for gold when he launches out for Great Britain at the World Junior Rowing Championships in Hamburg, Germany.

Local lad centre stage at Commonwealth Games

Hereford Times: Hereford Rugby Club's Charlie Bird caught on camera by the BBC during one of the medal ceremony's in Glasgow.

5:01pm Friday 8th August 2014

STANDING centre stage as your country’s anthem strikes up and its flag is raised to the stadium’s rafters would rank among the finest moments of any athlete's career.

Double defeat for bowlers

2:43pm Friday 8th August 2014

HEREFORDSHIRE'S bowlers have suffered two home defeats in friendly matches.

Laura on scoresheet

10:44am Friday 8th August 2014

FORMER Greyhound prop Laura Keates scored a try as England made it two wins from two in Pool A at the Women's Rugby World Cup in France by beating Spain 45-5.

Brown and Ellis scoop bronze medals at Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

5:08pm Thursday 7th August 2014

BOWLER Paul Brown and former Hereford student Matt Ellis picked up bronze medals at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Bridge Results

3:56pm Thursday 7th August 2014

Ross BC: EBU Simultaneous Pairs, 1 Maggie and Mike Appleton 60.73%, 2 Mark Browne and Jutta Shadforth 58.17, 3 Jill Hunter and Tony Shadforth 55.38, 4 Chris Chowney and Susan Shore 55.37; Friday Club Duplicate, N/S 1 Sybil Drummond and Jean Crosland 55.16%, 2 Peter Aston and Keith Ray 54.76, 3 Gerry and Joan Crisp 51.58; E/W 1 Maggie and Mike Appleton 63.89%, 2 Maureen Turner and Ralph Rea 62.30, 3 Ron Rushton and Joan Goodhead 51.98.

Herefordshire Men's County Bowls League

9:36am Thursday 7th August 2014

Herefordshire Men's County Bowls League

Wood looking for top half finish

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5:22pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

HEREFORD racer Lea Wood is looking to build on steady progress after a bruising weekend at the latest round of the MSA Dunlop British Touring Championship at Snetterton.

International call for county triathletes

Hereford Times: Hereford triathletes are heading off for international competition overseas (left to right) Kylie Mansfield, Nicola Turvey, Joyce Warburton, Iain Darwood, Alison Turner and Nicola Goodwin.

12:56pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

A paramedic, speech therapist, paediatrician and teacher are among the 10 members of Hereford Triathlon Club who will be representing the Great Britain age-group squads at three international championships this season.

Win for Herefordshire bowlers

6:45pm Friday 1st August 2014

HEREFORDSHIRE achieved an excellent victory by 115 shots to 85 when they visited Congresbury for a match against Somerset, winning four of the five rinks

Eventer Louise Harwood is hoping to cap best season of her career

11:43am Friday 1st August 2014

EARDISLEY eventer Louise Harwood hopes she can cap the best season of her career with a sparkling performance at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials in September.

Smith leads the field in Dorstone Dawdle

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4:49pm Thursday 31st July 2014

MORE than 80 runners from across the region took part in the annual Dorstone Dawdle.

New darts can help Jim hit the bullseye

4:45pm Thursday 31st July 2014

DARTS player Jim Williams hopes a new set of darts could help him hit the bullseye this weekend as he competes in one of the biggest events in the calendar.

Young badminton stars show their skills in county doubles competition

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12:52pm Thursday 31st July 2014

HEREFORDSHIRE Badminton Academy have shown that the future of the sport in the county is in safe hands after a triumph in the Four Counties Challenge in Gloucester.

Farr swings into action at maiden professional golf tournament in Azerbaijan

11:48am Thursday 31st July 2014

OLLIE Farr will be swinging into action today at the first professional golf tournament in Azerbaijan.

Mardonians win Leominster Rankin Club six-a-side

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11:42am Thursday 31st July 2014

MARDONIANS, a team based at the Cross Keys, Withington, formed many years ago by skittles enthusiast the late Bert Pitt, are this year's winners of the Leominster Rankin Club Invitation 6-aside competition.

Fixtures for week beginning July 30

3:34pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

THURSDAY, JULY 31

Stella's Fantasizing romps home at Allensmore

3:28pm Monday 28th July 2014

The third meeting under BHRC rules at Allensmore was a splendid marathon of 15 races, which got faster and faster as the track dried in the glorious sunshine.

Triple gold for Chris

Hereford Times: The Page Family Tae Kwon DO squad, back row (left to right) Jason Davies, Chris Davis, Brennen Page, Wayne Waldron, Jim Smith - front row Adam Smith, Jack Nielson, Jack Davies

4:58pm Friday 25th July 2014

CHRIS Davis returned with three gold medals when Page Family Tae Kwon Do members competed at the ITS British Championships in Kidderminster.

Gary sheds the pounds to compete for Great Britain at Special Olympics in Antwerp

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3:59pm Friday 25th July 2014

A COUNTY athlete who has lost four-and-a-half stone in the last three years is to represent Great Britain at the Special Olympics European Summer Games in September.

Moran bags two golds

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3:15pm Friday 25th July 2014

HEREFORD'S James Moran won two gold medals at the British Taekwondo Championships at thePoint 4.

Alexandru hungry to see his name in lights

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1:47pm Friday 25th July 2014

HEREFORD tennis starlet Alexandru Pavel 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.

Athletics Under 15s Welsh East League Results

12:13pm Friday 25th July 2014

THE last meeting of the season held at Newport on July 13 was closely fought and saw Hereford go through to the Plate Final at Newport on August 16. Well done to the Hereford team who finished sixth overall against tough competition from the larger South Wales clubs.

Two golds for Sparks

Hereford Times: Grades Competition SquadBack row from left. Saffron Churchill-Heavens, Bethany Maitland, Courtney Pockett, Olivia Morgan, Anja Scott, Megan Corrick, Katie Pinnell, Abigail Godsall, Harriet Jones, Milly Rocca, Emily Godsall, Emogene Mullis, and Isabelle Ro

4:23pm Thursday 24th July 2014

THREE of Hereford Sparks Gymnastics club members have returned with medals from the West Midlands Novice Competition.

Change of car follows career move

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4:15pm Thursday 24th July 2014

SOLICITOR Peter Lewis is continuing his regime of change by moving on from his 1961 Ford Anglia.

Top three finish for Jones

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2:51pm Thursday 24th July 2014

HEREFORD racer Luke Jones is still aiming for a top-three finish in the British Supersport Championship after an encouraging showing at Brands Hatch.

Seven golds at Caerleon

Hereford Times: Hereford Tae Kwon Do's medal winners were, back row (left to right): Ben Hargreaves, Dave Sheppard (Instructor), Grace Harrison, Scott Davies; front: Nadia Sahota, Ebony Griffiths, Mandy Meredith.

10:42am Thursday 24th July 2014

HEREFORD Tae Kwon Do had a fantastic day at the Welsh closed competition at Caerleon University, Newport with seven entrants from the club returning with 15 trophies.

Bridge Results

10:32am Thursday 24th July 2014

Hereford BC: Summer teams round 3: 1= Alison Lewis, Peter Watts, Sarah Mathews and Nigel Edmondson 51 vps, 1= Chris Chowney, Ben Britton, George Barrett and George Richardson 51.

Shaun was the winner

8:23am Thursday 24th July 2014

IN our report of the Herefordshire County Bowls finals on July 10, it was incorrectly stated that Dan Palmer had beaten Shaun Jones in the final of the two-wood singles.

Commonwealth Games bowler Rob Weale has gone full circle

Hereford Times: Delhi 2010 Commonwealth Games.Rob Weale (Wales) in action against Australian Leif Selby on his way to the the Gold medal in the final of the Mens singles 13.10.10Photo Credit-Steve Pope-Sportingwales (8504599)

6:07am Thursday 24th July 2014

BOWLER Rob Weale feels he’s gone full circle after winning his first gold medal at his maiden Commonwealth Games appearance in Scotland 28 years ago.



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