Enmore Park golfer David Dixon battles to West Region title at The Players Club

Bridgwater Mercury:

2:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

avid Dixon scrambled to the Marston’s West Region PGA Championship at The Players Club, near Bristol, by one-shot

DARTS: Crown and Kiln take Ladies’ titles

Bridgwater Mercury:

2:00pm Sunday 17th August 2014

Results:

BOWLS: Two wins for Kingscliffe

Bridgwater Mercury: TABLE-TOPPERS: Gwaun cae Gurwen extended their lead at the top of the Neath and District Bowls League with a win over Ystradgynlais.

8:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

KINGSCLIFFE Short Mat Bowls Club, based at the Community Centre, North Petherton, ended their summer friendly season with two games in two days.

SKITTLES: Riff Raff hang on to Early crown

Bridgwater Mercury:

2:00pm Saturday 16th August 2014

Bridgwater & District Summer Skittles League drew to a close this week and the winners of the divisions are decided.

Mr Mephistopheles and Co ready to strut their stuff

Bridgwater Mercury:

8:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

Local producer Alexandra Hawkes is currently enjoying great success with her team of show ponies.

GOLF: Dixon in contention

Bridgwater Mercury: David Dixon

2:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

David Dixon is the only player with a genuine chance of overhauling player-of-the-season Michael Watson and win the PGA of England and Wales South West Order of Merit title next week.

NETBALL: Sydenham in training

Bridgwater Mercury: Netball: Sydenham round-up

8:00am Friday 15th August 2014

Sydenham Netball Club returned to pre-season training last week after a short summer break, with all teams selected and ready for what the forthcoming season has to offer.

GOLF: Pickeridge conquered

Bridgwater Mercury:

8:00am Friday 15th August 2014

Enmore Park men overcame a strong Taunton and Pickeridge side last Saturday in a hardfought contest.

GOLF: Teeing-up for charity

Bridgwater Mercury: golf - cxz

2:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014

West Region PGA TeeUp4Tots Pro Am held last week at Enmore Park has raised a staggering total of £6,729 for two local causes.

GOLF: Enmore Seniors stun Saunton

Bridgwater Mercury:

8:00am Sunday 10th August 2014

Enmore Park Seniors made the long trip to the west Devon course of Saunton and on this testing links course, came away with a stunning but unexpected victory by 4½ matches to 3½.

BOWLS: Somerset League results

Bridgwater Mercury: TABLE-TOPPERS: Gwaun cae Gurwen extended their lead at the top of the Neath and District Bowls League with a win over Ystradgynlais.

2:00pm Saturday 9th August 2014

Results from the Somerset Bowls League

SKITTLES: Riff Raff feel pressure at the top

Bridgwater Mercury:

8:00am Saturday 9th August 2014

Riff Raff are the current leaders, but play Outs & Ins next week to decide the final result.

ANGLING: Hot weather still blights fishermen on reservoirs

Bridgwater Mercury: Our angling correspondent Jon Berry

2:00pm Friday 8th August 2014

WESSEX Water fisheries performance for the week ending July 27.

Sponsorship for GB swimmer Attwood

Bridgwater Mercury:

8:00am Thursday 7th August 2014

Charlie Attwood, 16, who attends Bridgwater College will receive the sponsorship from Britannia Lanes, to help fund his progress in the sport.

Spaxton's Simon Mantell wins Commonwealth bronze

Bridgwater Mercury:

1:05pm Monday 4th August 2014

Hockey player Simon Mantell helped England to Commonwealth bronze on Sunday as England beat New Zealand on penalties.

Take up a ‘different’ sport

Bridgwater Mercury: FENCING: Jessica successfully defends her British title

8:00am Sunday 3rd August 2014

This summer, there is a great opportunity to learn an exciting and different sport – and what could be a better way of spending your summer holiday than learning to fight with swords?

BOWLS: Somerset Bowls League results

Bridgwater Mercury: bowls - cxz

2:00pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

Somerset Bowls League results:

TRIATHLON: Jack takes North Devon title

Bridgwater Mercury:

8:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

Lifeguard Jack Plummer won the Torrington Triathlon in North Devon on Sunday in a winning time of one hour 19 minutes.

MARTIAL ARTS: Bawden batters Francis to take title

Bridgwater Mercury:

8:00am Friday 1st August 2014

James Bawden put in a brutal performance to win the Forca Luta Cup in just 25 seconds against Torquay’s Cal Francis.

Angling news from Wessex Water fisheries

Bridgwater Mercury:

8:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

WESSEX Water fisheries performances for the week ending July 20:

GOLF: Cream of the crop to raise charity funds at Enmore Park

Bridgwater Mercury: GOLF DAY: Darlington-based consultancy We Do HR is urging local businesses and golf fanatics to take part in its fundraising tournament at Rockliffe Hall on Tuesday, August 5

3:15pm Monday 28th July 2014

The cream of the West & South Wales PGA Professionals converged on Enmore Park Golf Club over the weekend for a special Charity Pro Am tournament.

DARTS: LVA Bridgwater Summer Darts League results

2:00pm Sunday 27th July 2014

LVA Bridgwater Summer Darts League results Ladies Division 1 – Foresters Arrows 8, River Parret 7; Queen Of Tarts 8, Sydenham Ladies 7; The Market 3, Crown A 12. Merits: Foresters Arrows – A Butler 125. A Caddick 100, 101. River Parret – C Reading 100, 100o. M Bisset 3x100, 140. M Bradfield 108. F Bisset 125. Queen Of Tarts – C Knight 112. B Gunn 100, 116. Market – J Coleman 108. Crown A – S Blackmore 100. J Nunn 100, 140. L Watts 100.

Bridgwater Bowling results

Bridgwater Mercury: bowls - cxz

2:00pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Bridgwater Bowling Club results

Bridgwater Summer Skittles League results

Bridgwater Mercury:

2:00pm Saturday 26th July 2014

Results from the Bridgwater Summer Skittles League

ANGLING: Changeable weather brings mixed fortunes for fishermen on reservoirs

Bridgwater Mercury: Our angling correspondent Jon Berry

2:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

WESSEX Water fisheries performances for the week ending July 6:

Nirva misses out on Road to Wimbledon

Bridgwater Mercury:

8:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Nirva Patel, 13, was just hours away from a place at the HSBC Road to Wimbledon 14 & Under Challenge before losing 7-5 6-2 to Hannah Davies in the final round of the South-West regional qualifiers in Gloucestershire.

GOLF: Chapple stuns his opponents to win July Medal

11:16am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Andy Chapple raced to success in the July Medal at Brean Golf Club with a stunning net score of 63 to see off his opponents.

GOLF: Not one, but TWO holes in one for magnificent Mel

Bridgwater Mercury:

11:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Mel Millar scored a double whammy in a recent golfing event when she managed to score two holes-in-one at Enmore Park

BOWLS: Pethy lose out in cup final

Bridgwater Mercury: bowls - cxz

8:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

North Petherton Ladies lost by nine shots to Taunton Deane Ladies in the Mary Bradford Cup.

Bridgwater Summer Skittles League results

Bridgwater Mercury:

2:00pm Saturday 19th July 2014

Results from the Bridgwater Summer Skittles League

GOLF: Hole-in-one for Murray

Bridgwater Mercury: 4,500 golf balls dropped by helicopter in hole-in-one attempt

8:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Murray Parsons, 64, scored his ace on the 144-yard, par-three 17th at Brean Golf Club

GOLF: Steele takes Seniors' Open

Bridgwater Mercury:

2:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014

David Steele took Friday's Seniors' Open at Enmore Park with 41 points.

BRIDGE: Ernie and Tony take Duplicate Pairs title

Bridgwater Mercury: Pat Bain and Joy Oldfield enjoy a game of bridge.

2:00pm Sunday 13th July 2014

Ernie Whitehead and Tony French won the Duplicate Pairs event in the Bridgwater Bridge Club

BOWLS: Open Shield winners at the Victoria Park Open Day

Bridgwater Mercury:

8:00am Sunday 13th July 2014

OPEN Shield winners at the Victoria Park Open Day, from left, are Peter Walker, Bob Dyer and Jason Ferguson being presented with the shield by sponsors Richard and Mary Gliddon. Also pictured is club president Alison Howard.

Short mat bowls: Great fightback by Kingscliffe

Bridgwater Mercury: SOLID START: June Balbinski

2:00pm Saturday 12th July 2014

Kingscliffe made a great comeback in the second half of their short mat bowls game against Compton Dundon to win 65- 49.

SKITTLES: Riff Raff remain in pole position at the top of table

Bridgwater Mercury:

8:00am Saturday 12th July 2014

Riff Raff remain leaders in the Early Division following their 30 pin win at home against bottom of the table Plonkers

GOLF: Edwards and Sly take fourball trophy at Enmore Park

Bridgwater Mercury:

8:00am Friday 11th July 2014

Ian Edwards and Mark Sly were victorious in the Four BBB format with an impressive score of 46 points at Enmore Park Golf Club.

Tuffin Trophy at Bridgwater College

Bridgwater Mercury:

2:00pm Thursday 10th July 2014

College’s Golf Centre held its annual Tuffin Trophy where club members play against members of college staff.

BRIDGE: John and Richard win duplicate pairs

Bridgwater Mercury: Pat Bain and Joy Oldfield enjoy a game of bridge.

2:00pm Sunday 6th July 2014

Duplicate Pairs competition results from June 24

SKITTLES: Wayne provides the fireworks for Athelney in latest victory

Bridgwater Mercury:

2:00pm Saturday 5th July 2014

Wayne Gooding top scored for Athelney in their win at home to Fireworks in the Mens Division, while Adrian Roberts was on form for Gentle Giants as they beat Mr Brun’s Boys.

TENNIS: Josh White appointed coach at Bridgwater Tennis Club

Bridgwater Mercury: TENNIS: Josh White appointed coach at Bridgwater Tennis Club

8:00am Friday 4th July 2014

Tennis Club has appointed a vastly experienced new head coach.

GOLF: Cannington tee up shot at Gleneagles showpiece

Bridgwater Mercury: Golf

2:00pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

Bridgwater amateur Andrew Cox and his Cannington PGA professional Ron MacRow in bid to reach the Lombard Trophy grand final

DARTS: Friday 6 A-Side Mixed Darts - Competition fixtures.

Bridgwater Mercury: Rivals on top in darts league's Premier Division

8:00am Thursday 3rd July 2014

Friday 6 A-Side Mixed Darts - Competition fixtures.

MARTIAL ARTS: Another gold for Nathan at Bournemouth Open

Bridgwater Mercury: MARTIAL ARTS: Another gold for Nathan at Bournemouth Open

8:00am Thursday 3rd July 2014

Nathan Moore-Pointing swept the board in his categories taking double gold at the Bournemouth BJJ Open.

Charlie Attwood in record-breaking form at Manchester meet

Bridgwater Mercury: CHARLIE Attwood

10:33am Monday 30th June 2014

Bridgwater swimmer storms to victory in 50m and 100m breaststroke t the British Gas International swim meet in Manchester - setting a British and English record along the way.

BOWLS: Kingscliffe back to winning ways

Bridgwater Mercury: Kingscliffe Short Mat Bowls annual triples competition

12:02pm Monday 30th June 2014

KINGSCLIFFE returned to winning ways in their latest friendly at home to Burrowbridge, with a 78-33 win.

GOLF: Five-star weekend for Jake at Enmore Park

12:00pm Monday 30th June 2014

Jake Bovington won the Lynn White Stableford, finishing runner-up in the Bishop Cup, posting the best score on Captain’s Day and cutting his handicap by two shots.

TENNIS: West Somerset Tennis League Match Results:

Bridgwater Mercury: A tennis club is holding a tea party

8:00am Sunday 29th June 2014

West Somerset Tennis League Match Results:

‘Get healthy, get active’ in the great outdoors

Bridgwater Mercury: ACTIVITY: A youngster enjoys an outdoor pursuit at Llanrug.

2:00pm Saturday 28th June 2014

Bridgwater College has launched a ten-week outdoor activities programme starting on Wednesday, July 9.

BOWLS: Pethy bowlers are Devils in disguise

Bridgwater Mercury: GREEN APPEAL: Gwaun cae Gurwen claimed a comfortable win in the Neath and District Bowls League.

8:00am Saturday 28th June 2014

Third round of the BBA/Notaro Charity League played at Victoria Park produced more surprising results.






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