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Netball is once again open with netfit style sessions running all over North Somerset in Nailsea, Weston and Clevedon, for children between the ages of eight to 16-years-old as well as adults.

A leader and his team of advisiors have raised over £2,000, which will be doubled by their employee and gift aided to take the grand total over £4,500.

Royals Five coach Lynne Giles has heaped praised onto her “very special bunch” of players, following a 100 per cent record in their first-ever season in adult netball in Division Two of the Weston & District League.

Nailsea Bowls Club members are enjoying competitive action once again, having come out of lockdown.

North Somerset Athletic Club and Academy youngsters completed the 24-hour relay on Weston’s Grand Pier.

The South West’s gymnastics community is set to receive support from British Gymnastics, with the governing body announcing a number of significant measures to help delivery providers, participants and the wider community return to the sport safely and with confidence.

North Somerset Athletic Club saw youngster Nyree Perry claim a national title earlier this year.

Bookmakers issued a mixed report as British racing returned from a 76-day absence, with most firms describing trade as brisk.

North Somerset Hockey Club have been able to reflect on a successful 2019/20 season during the recent lockdown.

Clevedon Athletic Club members took part in another virtual relay challenge event last week.

A fixture list outlining meetings to the end of June will be published by the British Horseracing Authority on Friday, with 72-hour declarations employed until further notice.

British Gymnastics has launched a #PresentForPounds fundraising campaign to recognise and support the NHS during the coronavirus pandemic.

Clevedon AC members were given a short and sharp timed challenge for their latest virutal relay race.

Here’s our Bank Holiday Weekend Big Football Quiz. Why not download it, print it off and have a competition amongst your footballing friends - albeit while observing social distancing rules during the pandemic-crisis times we are all living through - who will prove to be the brightest of all football followers? There are 200 points up for grabs!

Clevedon AC members have been showing their competitive spirit in a weekly inter-club competition during the UK lockdown.

Today (April 29) marks the one-year anniversary of my role as an apprentice sports reporter for the North Somerset Times and sister paper Weston Mercury.

In light of government advice that all unnecessary social contact should stop during the coronavirus panemic, Bristol Karate Academy moved all their classes online.

A horse rider from Clapton-in-Gordano has set her sights high, hoping her new horses follows in his brother’s footsteps.

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has decided to withdraw any geo-blocking in place for all FIH Hockey Pro League matches from 2019 and 2020 on its free OTT platform www.FIH.live.

Chairman of the British Olympic Association Hugh Robertson says it is unthinkable that this summer’s Tokyo Games will not get postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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