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Tennis: Sophie wins Under 14s tournament

Junior tennis was firmly back on the timetable at Bowerham Tennis Club last week, as players from the local area took part in an Under 14s tournament.

Garstang FC manager Lee Baker.

Garstang 5-0 Thornton Cleveleys

Garstang returned to action in the West Lancashire Football League Premier Division with a thumping 5-0 win over Thornton Cleveleys at The Riverside on Saturday, taking their unbeaten run to nine games.

Emma Kay scored twice against Bolton Wanderers.

Bolton Wanderers 4-2 Morecambe Ladies

Morecambe Ladies were beaten 4-2 away at Bolton Wanderers LFC in the Lancashire Challenge Cup on Sunday.

Garstang with the 2017 Moore and Smalley Palace Shield. Picture: Tim Gilbert/Preston Photographic Society

Perfect finish to season for champions Garstang

Garstang skipper Mark Walling believed last Saturday’s victory over Croston was the perfect way to finish this season’s Moore and Smalley Palace Shield Premier Division campaign.

Dolly Blues’ boss Brown not getting carried away despite impressive start to season

Dolly Blues’ boss Brown not getting carried away despite impressive start to season

Phil Brown is keeping his feet firmly on the ground despite his Lancaster City team’s impressive start to life in the NPL Premier Division.

Lancaster City
Chris Greenwood and Stuart Daniels  from Alder Root Golf Club.

Greenwood and Daniels claim Bay Trophy at annual golf festival

Despite heavy rain and the occasional storm, the 16th annual Morecambe Golf Festival was a great success, with competitors travelling from all over the UK to take part in the week long event.

Lancaster City celebrate. Picture: Tony North.

Lancaster City 4-1 Whitby Town

A scintillating attacking performance from Lancaster City saw them put four goals past Whitby Town at Giant Axe.

Red Rose orienteers are holding the first of their Autumn series of events at Happy Mount Park.

First orienteering event of Autumn series

Red Rose orienteers are holding the first of their Autumn series of events in Happy Mount Park, Morecambe on Saturday.

John Bee in action against Lewis Taylor.

Fighters take part in charity boxing show

Carl Flynn Promotions held a charity show for Team Reece on Saturday night at Lancaster and Morecambe College.


In pictures: All the colours of the rainbow at prom dash

An explosion of colour marked the start of the fourth annual Colour Dash which has already raised almost £100k for Lancaster’s St John’s Hospice.

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley.

Bentley urges Shrmps to build on Newport win

Jim Bentley has called on the Shrimps to build on their victory over Newport County on Saturday as they face three tough games over the next 10 days.

Vale of Lune's Damon Hall scored two tries. Picture: Tony North.

Vale of Lune 66-12 Manchester

Vale of Lune moved to the top of the North One West table on Saturday after recording their highest home league points victory since November 2014, beating Manchester 66-12.

Kirkby Lonsdale's Tom Pickthall breaks forward.

Ilkley 21-7 Kirkby Lonsdale

Kirkby took their magnificent 28-game unbeaten record to Ilkley on Saturday, but their winning streak came to an end after a 21-7 defeat.

Torrisholme cricket club skipper Matt Jackson in action.

Torrisholme end season with defeat

Torrisholme’s Palace Shield campaign ended in defeat on Saturday, losing by six wickets to Fulwood and Broughton at Boundary Meadow.

Melle Meulensteen scores for Lancaster City. Picture: Tony North.

Lancaster City 4-0 Droylsden

Lancaster City booked their place in the third qualifying round of the FA Cup on Saturday after a 4-0 win over Droylsden at the Giant Axe, following a blistering first five minutes.

Lancaster City

Former England skipper Rio Ferdinand to step into the ring

Former England captain Rio Ferdinand has confirmed he will attempt to become a professional boxer with the ultimate aim of challenging for a title belt.
Kevin Ellison is congratulated on his second goal of the afternoon.

Jim Bentley hails super Kevin Ellison after Morecambe's win over Newport

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley was full of praise for veteran striker Kevin Ellison as his two goals helped the Shrimps to only their second win of the season.

Tyson Fury.

Tyson Fury says potential comeback is "on the right path"

Tyson Fury says he is "on the right path" for a ring return.

Reece MacMillan, right, goes on the attack against Adam Little. Picture: World Boxing Super Series

Brave Reece MacMillan comes up short on big night in Liverpool

Brave Reece MacMillan came up short on the biggest night of his boxing career so far.

Kevin Ellison.

Morecambe 2-1 Newport County

Two goals from Kevin Ellison earned Morecambe their second win of the season.

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