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Lowestoft Town made it 10 points from the last 12 as they extended their unbeaten run to four games to continue their climb up the table.

The Norfolk Indoor Bowls League season began for Browston A with an 150-mile round trip to Hunstanton.

In the Eastern Counties voluntary competition Waveney Gymnastics Club was represented by two girls in a qualifying event to be part of the team to take part in the national finals.

Waveney & Oulton Broad Yacht Club hosted open meetings for Lasers and Streakers on Sunday in a light north-westerly breeze.

Lisa Wilson, who joined Waveney Valley AC as a beginner two years ago, has taken part in her second marathon and produced a stunning performance by knocking more than half an hour off the time she recorded on her debut in May.

Peterborough

The autumn grading of the Phoenix Karate Schools took place over two weekends at Cliff Park Ormiston Academy.

Lowestoft ABC’s Frankie Bacon competed in the under 52kg Eastern Counties Development Championships in Billericay.

Lowestoft and Oulton Broad Swimming Club’s Open Meet followed on from last year’s success.

Norton

Velo Club Baracchi rider John Thompson, whose enthusiasm is for audax events rather than time trials, rode the Richard Ellis Memorial 200-km event on Saturday.

John Swanbury

Kirkley & Pakefield took on newly-promoted Coggeshall Town at Walmer Road last Saturday and conceded a late equaliser to draw 1-1 with a side who have made an excellent start to the season.

As the Norfolk and Suffolk Youth League reaches its fourth week the focus falls on the under nines.

Beccles Town

Waveney have moved quickly to replace the departing Stewart Larter who has joined Gorleston as first team manager.

Lowestoft Town

Oxford Arms went top of Division One of the Lowestoft & District League sponsored by Lauren Lou Cancer Fundraising UK after beating Southwold 3-2.

Norton

Football fans will be in for a treat – as a Friday night non-league fixture takes centre stage.

Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division

Lowestoft’s Craig Poxton has been handed the chance of a lifetime after confirmation that his next fight will be for the WBO European super-featherweight title.

BT

Southwold maintained their superb start to the season with an emphatic win over a brave Newmarket side who travelled with just 15 players.

Adam Smith

Lowestoft Town produced arguably their best all-round team performance under Ady Gallagher’s managerial stewardship.

Jake Reed

Fourteen boats raced in Saturday’s light, shifty breeze at Waveney and Oulton Broad YC.

Mutford and Wrentham lead the way in Division One of the Lowestoft and District Saturday League sponsored by Lauren Lou Cancer Fundraising UK.

Carlton Colville

Waveney Valley AC celebrated the successes of junior club members with the annual awards evening presentation.

United Kingdom

Waveney suffered heartbreak as two late Stalham goals saw their visitors snatch all three points in Saturday’s Anglian Combination Premier Division clash at Saturn Close.

Two performances stand out from the last local time-trial weekend of the season, a record-equalling tandem time by a new VC Baracchi team and a personal best for Alex He.

Paul Dennington

The regional set work competition was held at Ipswich, where young gymnasts were competing for places in the different age group teams to go to the national finals in November.

Lowestoft Railway were beaten 3-2 by Ipswich III in their first away game of the season in the East League.

Premier Division

Lowestoft & Yarmouth’s poor start to the campaign in the new London Three Eastern Counties division continued at the weekend.

West Norfolk

Lowestoft Railway II record an emphatic 8-0 over Ipswich Cranes.

Kirkley & Pakefield head into a tough spell in good spirits after recording their second win of the season on Tuesday evening.

Jordan Haverson

Lowestoft boxer Craig Poxton enters this month’s mouth-watering domestic dust-up against Leicester’s Lyon Woodstock intent on convincing the fight trade that he’s no ‘one fight wonder’.

Leicester

Thetford Town will look to erase the memories of a weekend drubbing when they travel to struggling Kirkley & Pakefield on Tuesday night.

The Greens

Southwold maintained top spot with a crushing win on a day when the gulf in class between the two sides was evident.

Rory McAuley’s last-ditch equaliser earned battling Lowestoft a valuable point.

Ady Gallagher

Warm sunshine and southerly breezes provided pleasant sailing conditions for Waveney & Oulton Broad YC at the weekend.

Suffolk County

League and cup share the spotlight on the Anglian Combination scene on Saturday.

Beccles Town

Hopes a run in a national competition in the FA Vase were quickly snuffed out last Saturday when a disappointing performance at Walmer Road saw the Royals beaten by lowly Essex Senior League team Burnham Ramblers.

Jordan Haverson

After week two of the Norfolk & Suffolk Youth League season there are four teams with three points at the top of Under-15 Division One.

Beccles Town

The previous week saw the completion of Rookery Park’s major knock out competitions, with a number of family connections in the winners’ list.

Kirkley & Pakefield returned home empty handed from Emerald Park on Tuesday evening after seeing their good work undone by a late goal.

Jordan Haverson

A hugely successful open 10-mile time trial organised for Velo Club Baracchi by its vice-chairman and second-claim member Mark Richards featured a win by him in 20.47.

Paul Dennington

In the Lowestoft & District Saturday League sponsored by Lauren Lou in aid of Cancer Research UK Oulton Broad beat Norton 1-0 win to go top of Division One.

Lauren Lou

Waveney suffered a narrow defeat to a good Mulbarton side at Mulberry Park.

Last weekend’s busy road race programme produced some quality performances by members of Waveney Valley Athletic Club, with several personal best times recorded.

United Kingdom

New Lowestoft Town chairman Alan Green believes the Blues can return to the National League set-up.

Gary Keyzor

It seems success is in the genes for one Lowestoft family after both father and son took gold at the World Martial Arts Games in Orlando.

India

Ady Gallagher’s bad luck at Lowestoft Town shows little sign of abating.

Gorleston begin life without Ricci Butler on Tuesday night when Kirkley & Pakefield make the short trip to Emerald Park.

Premier Division

Lowestoft began another new era with defeat in their first game since chairman Gary Keyzor announced he was stepping down from his role.

Lowestoft Town

Lowestoft Town boss Ady Gallagher has warned his squad that no-one is safe after seeing the Blues tumble out of the FA Cup at home to Harlow Town.

Andrew Fisk

Saturday’s rain caused cancellation of the CC Breckland 30-mile time trial on the A11, so VC Baracchi cyclists entered in it did not have any results to report.

Carlton Colville

Eight of Phoenix Karate Schools’ competition squad travelled to Motherwell in Scotland for the KKO Open Karate Tournament at the weekend.

Ireland

A new Norfolk and Suffolk Youth League season got under way last Sunday with age groups ranging from under-16 down to all new under-7 teams.

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Sunday, October 15, 2017

Lowestoft Town made it 10 points from the last 12 as they extended their unbeaten run to four games to continue their climb up the table.

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Friday, October 13, 2017

In the Eastern Counties voluntary competition Waveney Gymnastics Club was represented by two girls in a qualifying event to be part of the team to take part in the national finals.

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Friday, October 13, 2017

Waveney & Oulton Broad Yacht Club hosted open meetings for Lasers and Streakers on Sunday in a light north-westerly breeze.

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Friday, October 13, 2017

Lowestoft ABC’s Frankie Bacon competed in the under 52kg Eastern Counties Development Championships in Billericay.

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Friday, June 26, 2009

Michael Foulger says he is prepared to dip into his pockets again to fund Bryan Gunn's transfer kitty after writing a cheque for more than £350,000 yesterday as part of the season ticket rebate scheme.

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