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Matt Hyde, Richard Reid, Andy Knapper and Robert Newman came close to lifting the title in the Men's Fours at the National Finals in Melton Mowbray.

In the first round they edged past Bounds Green after an extra end and the quarter and semi-finals against Welford-on-Avon and Watford respectively were easier affairs. In the final against Swale, they had a good


13:00 Fri 11 Apr 2014
eales Desborough BC had some joy from the recent county finals as both the women and men won their respective triples. Eileen Gill, Kim Eales and Norah Holder beat a trio from Whiteknights to lift their
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16:00 Fri 28 Mar 2014
Betty West Desborough played Victory IBC in the fourth round of the Leonard Denny Memorial Trophy last Thursday and, after a tense battle, won by the minimum margin, 35-34. The home rink skipped by Alan Price was
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15:30 Fri 21 Mar 2014
Desborough Desborough's women's team welcomed their counterparts from Egham on Tuesday last week and easily eased to a 28-shot win (102-74). The hosts always led and ended up winning on five of the six rinks. The
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17:17 Thu 03 Apr 2014
Len Essex Desborough had representatives in the men's and women's national Over 60s pairs finals but it ended up in disappointment as both fell at the first hurdle in the final stages at Northampton IBC. Eileen Devonald-Batt
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15:30 Fri 21 Mar 2014
Desborough Desborough's women's team welcomed their counterparts from Egham on Tuesday last week and easily eased to a 28-shot win (102-74). The hosts always led and ended up winning on five of the six rinks. The
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19:30 Wed 19 Feb 2014
Andy Knapper Desborough travelled to Kempston IBC on Saturday with some trepidation to play Spalding in the quarter-final of the Denny Cup - however they were astonished that they won so easily by 55 shots, 74-19. No
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11:30 Mon 14 Apr 2014
Dave Broadbent This week we swap the local angling scene for a far more exotic fishing destination. We are heading to the Caribbean Sea and going bonefishing. To the uninitiated, bonefish - although one of the smallest
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12:53 Mon 17 Feb 2014
Angling News in this week of great importance to all angling clubs and organisations that the Angling Trust has concluded negotiations with the Government on the implementation of new measures to improve the protection of fish
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14:14 Mon 10 Feb 2014
Angling It looks as though we shall be enjoying a very brief 'drying out interlude' before the next wave of south-westerlies, low pressure and rain batter us again, and add yet more water to an already
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11:56 Mon 21 Apr 2014
Hunter Abbott It was a day of despair for Hunter Abbott and team mate Rob Austin in the British Touring Car Championships at Donnington Park on Sunday. The Rob Austin Racing (RAR) finished the weekend's races with
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15:00 Sun 20 Apr 2014
Aidan Vaughan with John Cox, the Club Captain at Mill Ride. Young Marlow golfer Aidan Vaughan got into the swing of things by scooping the honours in the 14-and-over Stableford category at the Berkshire Bucks and Oxon Golf Partner- ship's 2013 Champion of Champions event at
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11:30 Sun 20 Apr 2014
Phoenix Phoenix Gymnastics Club won two regional titles and a host of top 10 finishes at the Southern Regional Grades championships in Basingstoke on Sunday. Around 150 gymnasts from across the South competed for honours at
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