Whitbread's troops are too hot for battered Shobdon

3:37pm Friday 8th August 2014

WAYNE Whitbread has been in Clee Hill United’s dug-out for so long – he can’t remember the precise length of his stint.

Footballer Morris insists he hasn’t peaked too soon

2:39pm Friday 8th August 2014

TENBURY United manager Aaron Morris insists he hasn’t peaked too soon – despite scaling new heights in pre-season.

Golfer Farr misses cut

2:37pm Friday 8th August 2014

GOLFER Ollie Farr missed the cut in his Challenge Tour event in Azerbaijan.

Mason snaps up seven wickets in agonising defeat

Ludlow Advertiser: Tenbury Cricket Club v Avoncroft Cricket Club.A close call for Tenbury batsman David Hunt as this delivery from Avoncroft's  Dave Appley just misses the a target and  Avoncroft wicketkeeper Sam Hughes!
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2:37pm Friday 8th August 2014

ALEX Mason snapped up seven wickets but Tenbury Cricket Club suffered an agonising one-wicket home defeat against Avoncroft in the Worcestershire County League Division Three.

Emily Price kept nerve to win English Girls’ Open Under-15 Championship

Ludlow Advertiser: Emily Price with her trophy.

2:35pm Friday 8th August 2014

TALENTED golfer Emily Price kept her nerve to win the English Girls’ Open Under-15 Championship in a final-hole drama at Copt Heath.

Minton steps up title bid

1:32pm Friday 8th August 2014

STEVE Minton and James Griffith will be battling it out for the title in this season Ludlow Cycling Club’s Time Trial League.

Turvey and Morgan steer Croft Ambrey to team honours

Ludlow Advertiser: Croft Ambrey's triumphant team:Sam Mayglothling, Suzanne Turvey, Stacey Morgan and Simon Norwood.

12:37pm Friday 8th August 2014

SUZANNE Turvey and Stacey Morgan took the plaudits and helped Croft Ambrey to the team honours in the final Herefordshire Summer Off-Road League race of the series.

Manager Cooper cannot wait for opening-day test against relegated Bustleholme

Ludlow Advertiser: AFC Ludlow v Oakengates Pre season friendly. AFC Ludlow's Keanu Cooper gets a shot in on the Oakengates goal.
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6:32am Friday 8th August 2014

AFC Ludlow boss Dave Cooper says he cannot wait for Saturday’s curtain-raiser against Bustleholme at the Showtime Stadium in West Midlands League Division One.

All-rounder Pearson stars in thrilling four-run cup final triumph

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2:38pm Thursday 7th August 2014

THREE Tenbury cricketers have been picked to represent the Woodstock South Shropshire Twenty20 League team tonight after guiding their club to a maiden title triumph.

Brimfield women are on a roll

12:36pm Thursday 7th August 2014

BRIMFIELD’S women are aiming for success at the national lawn bowl championships in Leamington Spa after winning through to a host of finals at county level.

Tenbury rivals in Sunday League

12:34pm Thursday 7th August 2014

TWO Tenbury football teams will be competing in the North Division of the Herefordshire Sunday League.

New Bishops Castle Town boss aims for promotion

11:04am Thursday 7th August 2014

PLAYER-BOSS Alex Jones believes he can cope with the task of trying to lead Bishops Castle Town to promotion.

Four new players join Orleton Colts

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Orleton’s Kristian Morgan gets past Tenbury’s Adam Everall
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12:02pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

ORLETON Colts have signed four new players as they look to start life in Herefordshire League Premier Division.

Moorecorft posts 65 to win Cleobury Mortimer Golf Club event

Ludlow Advertiser: Ross Moorecroft carded a 65 to win the July London Pride Medal at Cleobury Golf Club.

10:04am Monday 4th August 2014

ROSS Moorecroft continued his good form to take the July London Pride Medal at Cleobury Mortimer Golf Club.

Stevens hopeful Tenbury Rugby Club will be ready for Bromyard test

11:04am Friday 1st August 2014

TENBURY Rugby Club captain Pete Stevens is hopeful that the team will be in top shape for the club's opening league game of the season against local rivals Bromyard.

Tenbury Cricket Club hope to keep run-rate down against Avoncroft

Ludlow Advertiser: Tenbury 2nd wicketkeeper Ben Thompson and bowler Tom Gloster appeal for an LBW decision.Photographs: Andy Compton.

3:34pm Thursday 31st July 2014

TENBURY will be hoping that lightning does not strike twice when they face Avoncroft in Worcestershire County League Division Three this Saturday.

Darts ace Jim Williams hopes new arrows can bring him luck

1:04pm Thursday 31st July 2014

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

Time is right for golf ace Robert Fish

11:32am Thursday 31st July 2014

THE time was right for Ludlow golfer Rob Fish who scored a hole-in-one during a recent club competition to be rewarded with a limited-edition BOSS watch as recognition for the achievement.

Young guns could prove key to success for AFC Ludlow, says boss Cooper

Ludlow Advertiser: Ryan Lewis (out of shot) equalises for AFC Ludlow.Photo: Andy Compton. 1431_54001

10:05am Thursday 31st July 2014

AFC Ludlow boss Dave Cooper says that he will not be worried about throwing in the young guns next season after seeing them destroy Wellington Amateurs.

Simmons "steps up to plate" in Ludlow Cricket Club's convincing win

9:31am Thursday 31st July 2014

LUDLOW Cricket Club bowler Will Sparrow said he was pleased that Ian Simmons "stepped up to the plate" after he helped the side to a convincing win against Allscott in Shropshire County Premier League.

Fighter Liz joins Paddy's Boxing Academy in Tenbury

9:03am Thursday 31st July 2014

A TENBURY boxer is set to pack a punch in the town.

Free coaching opportunities at Ludlow Golf Club

Ludlow Advertiser: Katy Rose, right, and Ludlow ladies' club captain Jackie Corbett.

6:31am Thursday 31st July 2014

LUDLOW Golf Club will be running free coaching sessions in August.

Golf star Ollie Farr to star in first professional golf tournament in Azerbaijan

Ludlow Advertiser: Ollie Farr will be competing in the Azerbaijan Challenge Open today.

6:03am Thursday 31st July 2014

GOLF ace Ollie Farr will be swinging his club at the first professional tournament to take place in Azerbaijan today (Thursday).

Pullens inspire Knighton-on-Teme to seven-wicket win

Ludlow Advertiser: Adam and Rob Matravers are holding a charity cricket match at Wyeside Hereford in memory of their father Richard.

4:05pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

DAN and Kai Pullen ensured that it was a day to remember for their family as they helped Knighton-on-Teme to a seven-wicket win against Presteigne in Marches League Division Two.

Burway scoop bowls trophy

Ludlow Advertiser: Duncan Pressley (left) and Roy Crowther (right) receiving the trophy from league chairman Lillian Payne.

2:06pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

BURWAY bowls pair Duncan Pressley and Roy Crowther came out on top to retain the Flowfit Ludlow and District Bowls League doubles competition.

Jonathan Pearson and Tom Gloster retain places in Twenty20 League representative team

Ludlow Advertiser: The midweek league representative team: back row, from left:James Gerritse, Dylan Grinker, Sam Alford, Me, Craig Shorter, Tom Gloster, Jonathan Pearson, David Shorter. Front, from left: Ryan Lockley, Ben Griffiths, Glenn Whittaker.

6:05pm Friday 25th July 2014

BATSMAN Jonathan Pearson and all-rounder Tom Gloster have retained their places in the Woodstock South Shropshire Twenty20 League representative team.

Goalie George stars in triumph

Ludlow Advertiser: Goalkeeper George Barnett with his trophy.

6:04pm Friday 25th July 2014

GOALKEEPER George Barnet was on top form as Tenbury Under-8 football team prevailed in a penalty shoot-out to win a tournament at Presteigne Carnival.

United boss Aaron Morris wants to his men to hit ground running

6:04pm Friday 25th July 2014

MANAGER Aaron Morris wants his Tenbury United players to hit the ground running in their opening pre-season match at Clee Hill United next Tuesday.

Flying-doctor Suzanne Turvey helps Croft Ambrey to team title

Ludlow Advertiser: Croft Ambrey's Suzanne Turvey flies home in Westhope race.

6:04pm Friday 25th July 2014

SUZANNE Turvey broke a record in helping Croft Ambrey to victory in the team event in the Herefordshire Summer Off Road League series at Westhope.

Richard Wright triumphs in honour of Seve Ballesteros

Ludlow Advertiser: Richard Wright sealed his first win of the season.

6:04pm Friday 25th July 2014

RICHARD Wright has triumphed in a competition in honour of Spanish golfing legend Seve Ballesteros and his foundation.

Nicola Turvey will be setting her sights on gold at World Triathlon Championships

6:04pm Friday 25th July 2014

SPORTSWOMAN Nicola Turvey will be setting her sights on gold at next month’s World Triathlon Championships in Canada, writes Hannah Stanton-Warren.

Stanton-Warren finishes second in tough road race

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6:02pm Friday 25th July 2014

LUDLOW Cycling Club star Jack Stanton-Warren finished second overall in L’Etape de la Defonce 2014 Road Race in South Wales.

Tenbury Colts withdraw from Herefordshire Saturday Football League Division Three

Ludlow Advertiser: James Turrell, who has been player-manager of Tenbury Colts.

6:02pm Friday 25th July 2014

TENBURY Colts have withdrawn from the Herefordshire Saturday Football League.

Teams line up for Flowfit Ludlow and District Bowls League Doubles

6:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

TWENTY-nine teams will be taking part this weekend in the Flowfit Ludlow and District Bowls League Doubles competition.

Griffiths leads midweek league representative team to debut triumph

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5:59pm Friday 25th July 2014

ORGANISER Matt Porter says he is thrilled Ben Griffiths led the Woodstock South Shropshire Twenty20 League representative team to a debut triumph.

Competitions for places will be fierce for AFC Ludlow this season

Ludlow Advertiser: Joel Leversedge, celebrating with Rob Vass, had a very impressive display in Saturday's 3-0 defeat at AFC Bridgnorth.

5:59pm Friday 25th July 2014

COMPETITION for places will be fierce for AFC Ludlow’s maiden season in the West Midlands League Division One, says manger Dave Cooper.

Sumner's on track for success

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12:13pm Saturday 19th July 2014

TENBURY Town goalkeeper Steve Sumner is on track for success this season – if the Richards Castle Soap Box Derby is anything to go by.

Spanner strikes form to triumph in July stableford at Ludlow Golf Club

11:11am Saturday 19th July 2014

IN-FORM Colin Spanner has triumphed in the July stableford competition at Ludlow Golf Club.

Farr is close to home after finishing third in Slovakia

Ludlow Advertiser: Oliver Farr lines up a putt at a Europro tournament in Montrose

6:10am Saturday 19th July 2014

GOLF ace Oliver Farr is taking a well-earned break from competitive action this week after finishing third in his latest European Challenge Tour outing.

Alveley clash will be a make-or-break for us, admits experienced Rawlings

Ludlow Advertiser: Tenbury 2nd X1 v Himbleton 2nd X1
Tenbury 2nd skipper Ben Thompson and in batting action. 1429_56010
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8:12pm Friday 18th July 2014

BATSMAN Tom Rawlings thinks Saturday’s home clash with Alveley will be a make-or-break afternoon in Tenbury Cricket Club’s season.

Woodpecker Rally will be 'in for a treat' next month, says clerk of course Pete Wood

8:11pm Friday 18th July 2014

CLERK of the course Pete Wood thinks competitors and spectators will be in for a treat at next month’s Eventsigns Woodpecker Stages Rally.

Evans' five-wicket haul puts villagers on hat-trick trail

Ludlow Advertiser: Mark Evans, who took five wickets in Knighton-on-Teme's seven-wicket battering of Weobley.

6:12pm Friday 18th July 2014

STALWART Dave Pullen says Knighton-on-Teme are getting more used to the standard of cricket in the GB Liners Marches League Division Two.

Dream ticket for Farr

Ludlow Advertiser: Graham Farr (left) and Shawn Thomas. Photograph: by Paul Thomas/Getty Images.

6:12pm Friday 18th July 2014

NEWNHAM Bridge’s Graham Farr has sealed a dream ticket to 2014 Ryder Cup venue Gleneagles.

Games' selection is a lifetime's dream for Ben

6:11pm Friday 18th July 2014

HOCKEY player Ben Carless will be leaving Cardiff by bus tomorrow to begin his Commonwealth Games voyage.

Our bowlers should not fear Wem’s batting line-up, says Ludlow skipper Bryn Simmons

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Ludlow 3rd’s bowler Seb Kidson and in action. 1429_57003
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6:11pm Friday 18th July 2014

LUDLOW Cricket Club’s bowlers should not fear Wem’s destructive batting line-up, says skipper Bryn Simmons.

Villagers will 'pull out' of Herefordshire League

6:11pm Friday 18th July 2014

LEINTWARDINE Colts will be pulling out of the Herefordshire League Division Three.

Aaron Dovey could fill left-back void at AFC Ludlow

Ludlow Advertiser: Aaron Dovey, playing for Ludlow Town Colts, would be a good signing for AFC Ludlow, says boss Dave Cooper. Photograph: Keith Gluyas.

6:10pm Friday 18th July 2014

DEFENDER Aaron Dovey could easily fill the left-back void at AFC Ludlow.

Taylor strikes 74 as Thompson's men fall short of maiden success

Ludlow Advertiser: Tenbury 2nd X1 v St George’s 2nd X1Tenbury 2nd X1’s Lewis Giles smashes the ball to the boundary (any of these will do) 1428_57010

6:14pm Friday 11th July 2014

BATSMAN Ian Taylor struck a superb 74 as Tenbury Cricket Club’s 2nd team were denied their maiden win of the campaign.

Croft Ambrey duo picked for Great Britain challenges

Ludlow Advertiser: Nicola Turvey (second left) with fellow triathletes Kylie Mansfield,Joyce Warburton, Iain Darwood, Alison Turner and Nicola Goodwin.

4:14pm Friday 11th July 2014

CROFT Ambrey runners Nicola Turvey and Simon Norwood will be representing Great Britain in triathlon competitions later this year.

Crowther retains Flowfit Ludlow and District Bowls League Veterans' title

Ludlow Advertiser: Roy Crowther (far right) with runner-up Mike Weston (left) and league chairman Lillian Payne.

3:16pm Friday 11th July 2014

BURWAY’S Roy Crowther has retained the Flowfit Ludlow and District Bowls League Veterans title at Clungunford Bowling Club.

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