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FOOTBALL: Nothing to cheer for big crowd at Deeping Rangers

Deeping Rangers’ biggest crowd of the season arrived in anticipation – but most left disappointed after watching a scrappy game.

Non League
Action from Melton v Oakham Wanderers. Photo: Andy Balmford

RUGBY: Weekend results (February 18)

Both Oakham and Stamford were beaten on the local rugby scene on Saturday but Oundle, Deepings and Stoneygate enjoyed victories.

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Deeping Rangers FC - second-half action v Yaxley
Shorter range pics, Deeping denied

FOOTBALL: Weekend results (February 18)

It was another interesting afternoon of local football across the area on Saturday. Stamford AFC were beaten once again but Deeping Rangers extended their unbeaten record at home and Oakham United bounced back from a heavy derby defeat with a victory at home.

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Scott Mooney can't find a way through the Yaxley defence. Photos by Tim Wilson

FOOTBALL: Missed chances for Deeping Rangers but clean sheet extends run

A first goalless draw since the final day of last season was a story of missed chances for Deeping Rangers.

Non League
Action from Melton v Oakham Wanderers. Photo: Andy Balmford

RUGBY: Weekend fixtures (February 18)

Get down and support your local rugby team today.

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Jason Kilbride

FOOTBALL: Tough test for Deeping Rangers

A sixth successive win is the target for Deeping Rangers on Saturday.

Non League
Action from Bourne Town against Oakham United in the UCL Division One. Photo: Geoff Atton

DERBY DAY: Second-half changes work for Bourne Town boss

Boss Jimmy McDonnell’s tactical changes paid off as Bourne Town celebrated a big derby win.

Non League
Action from Melton v Oakham Wanderers. Photo: Andy Balmford

RUGBY: Weekend results (February 11)

While many football fixtures across the area were postponed by the weather most of the scheduled rugby games went ahead with Oakham and Stoneygate securing victories.

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Action from Oakham United v Burton Park Wanderers. Photo: Geoff Atton

FOOTBALL: Weekend results (February 11)

Postponements were the order of the day on the local football scene on Saturday with the weather causing havoc to the fixture list.

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Burghley Horse Trials. Photo by Trevor Meeks.

Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials picks first official charity of the year

The Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials has chosen World Horse Welfare as its first official charity of the year.

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Jason Kilbride

FOOTBALL: Deeping Rangers book place in Senior Trophy final

Jason Kilbride’s late winner sent Deeping Rangers into the Lincolnshire FA Senior Trophy final.

Local
Action from Stamford AFC v Belper Town. Photo: Geoff Atton

FOOTBALL: Stamford AFC held to a draw at Northwich Victoria

Stamford AFC recorded just their third clean-sheet of the Evo-Stik NPL First Division South on Sunday, the only problem was they couldn’t score either.

Football
Action from Oakham RFC v Rushden and Higham. Photo: Andy Balmford

RUGBY: Weekend results (February 4)

Stamfords Rugby are through to the final of the NLD Cup with a victory at West Bridgford on Saturday, while Oakham were knocked out of the Leicestershire cup.

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Deeping Rangers v Huntingdon Town first-half action
No 10 Charlie Coulson second goal

FOOTBALL: Weekend results (February 4)

Deeping Rangers continued their winning run at home with a comprehensive victory over Huntingdon Town on Saturday,

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Charlie Coulson doubles the lead. Photos by Tim Wilson

MATCH VERDICT: Clinical and classy by Deeping Rangers

The gulf in class was clear to see at The Haydon Whitham Stadium on Saturday.

Non League
Charlie Coulson is congratulated after the first goal on Saturday. Photos by Tim Wilson

FOOTBALL: Easy does it for Deeping Rangers boss

Keeping it simple made a big difference during Deeping Rangers’ fourth successive win, according to manager Michael Goode.

Non League
Darts player and charity event organiser Marc Palmer, from Belmesthorpe. Photo: Lee Hellwing

Wolfie’s cancer fight inspires local darts player to organise charity events

A local darts player and musician is organising two charity events after being inspired to do so by the cancer battle of close friend Martin ‘Wolfie’ Adams.

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Action from Stamford AFC v Belper Town. Photo: Geoff Atton

FOOTBALL: This weekend’s fixtures (February 4)

Get out and support your local non-league football club this weekend.

Football
Action from Stamford Rugby v Oakham RFC. Club presidents, Neil Jolly (Stamford Rugby) and Steve Beanland (Oakham RFC) 
Photo: Pip Warters -  pip@acelensman.com

RUGBY: Albinson pleased as composed Stamford beat Oakham

Stamford Rugby put in a controlled display, which delighted their head coach Matt Albinson, to beat derby rivals Oakham RFC 24-20 on Saturday.

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Holbeach v Louth
Action and managers John Chand and Graham Drury

FOOTBALL: Five new players signed by Stamford AFC this week

It’s never a dull week at the Daniels. In the last seven days there have been five new players in and one out from Stamford AFC.

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