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Robbie Catling hit 42 runs as Great & Little Tew II beat Bletchley Town to remain in top spot

Shurmer stars with bat and ball to keep Tew in top spot

Great & Little Tew II remain in pole position in division three of the Cherwell League.

Banbury United manager Edwin Stein has two home games to try and turn the club's fortunes around

Stein confident of turning it around

Banbury United manager Edwin Stein will be under pressure to put the brakes on his side’s awful start to the Southern League campaign.

Vice-captain Luke Ryan wants more application from his Banbury players

Ryan lays it on the line for Banbury’s run-in

Vice-captain Luke Ryan has challenged his Banbury players to show they have what it takes in the final three games of the Home Counties Premier Cricket League campaign.

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It’s difficult to oppose Taghooda in Yorkshire Oaks

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Millie Scott

Millie is Champion

Pony-mad Millie Scott of Deddington has taken her passion to the top level and been part of an English mounted games team to win the European Championships.

Hereford United's Deqwon Eubanks challenges Banbury United keeper Josh Hill. Photo: James Maggs

Eubanks sends Puritans tumbling to fourth straight defeat

Banbury United manager Edwin Stein is still searching for his first point of the new Southern League campaign.

Puritans boss Edwin Stein has got keeper Leigh Bedwell back on board

Stein gets Bedwell back on board for trip to Hereford

Banbury United manager Edwin Stein is hoping to have Leigh Bedwell registered in time to be part of his plans for tonight’s (Tuesday) trip to Hereford United.

Ian Bryan took five wickets at Amersham but could not save Great Tew from defeat

Harris remains confident despite defeat at Amersham

Great & Little captain Andy Harris remains confident his side can get the victory which he feels will ensure their Home Counties Premier League status.

Olly Wright took four wickets but Banbury still lost at Aston Rowant

Banbury’s campaign is threatening to fizzle out

Banbury’s Home Counties Premier League campaign is threatening to fizzle out.

Ardley United's Diego Petriaggi takes on Ash United's Ben Small and Dan Moore during Saturday's FA Cup clash

FA Cup: Ardley cruise into next round with emphatic win

Ardley United breezed into the next round of the FA Cup with a 5-1 victory over Ash United in Saturday’s extra qualifying round tie.

Super-sub Ryan bags late winner for battling Saints

Substitute Ryan Rowe hit the stoppage-time winner as Brackley Town twice came from behind to record their first Vanarama Conference North victory of the new campaign.

Marvin Martin was sent off as Banbury United

 lost 2-1 at Slough Town

Martin sees red as Puritans slip to third defeat

Banbury United slipped to their third straight Southern League defeat, going down 2-1 at Slough Town in Saturday’s premier division clash.

Brackley Town's Greg Kaziboni takes on a defender during Tuesday's clash with  Boston United

Brady looks for Saints to kickstart their campaign

Brackley Town manager Jon Brady will be hoping for a change in fortune when his side entertain Gainsborough Trinity in Saturday’s Vanarama Conference North clash.

Banbury's Lloyd Sabin finds a gap in the field as Slough bowler Shaan Khan
 looks on

Phillips says title is now out of reach for Banbury

Captain Jimmy Phillips admits the Home Counties Premier Cricket League title bid is over ahead of this week’s trip to Aston Rowant.

Banbury's Lloyd Sabin plays a shot as Slough wicket keeper Shazid Rana looks on

Hawkes hits ton but Banbury lose out

Banbury’s fading Home Counties Premier League title hopes took another knock as they lost by five wickets against Slough in a high-scoring affair.

Boxer Amir Khan pictured with former Banbury town councillor and popular townsfigure Dave Earle

Boxing star visits town to support charity dinner

Five hundred people converged on Woodgreen Hall on Saturday for a fundraising dinner to provide humanitarian aid in conflict-sticken Gaza.

Banbury United's Marcus Green comes away with the ball against Poole Town

United young guns lacking direction

No points and no goals from two games does not make happy reading for Banbury United supporters, but should they have expected any more?

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Yuften can strike for Haggas at Salisbury

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Easington Sports striker Andrew Stidder is clipped by Finchampstead captain Adam Barnard
 at Addison Road

Davies makes a winning start for Hooky

Joe Davies made the best possible start to his managerial career as Hook Norton returned from Tytherington Rocks with an opening day success.

Poole Town's Josh O'Hanlon challenges Banbury United's Lewis Strafford

Stein left frustrated by second defeat video

Banbury United manager Edwin Stein was left frustrated after a mistake by keeper Lawrence Nuamah sent his side tumbling to a 3-0 defeat against Hitchin Town on Tuesday.

Brackley Town's Sam Ives is shadowed by Boston United's Michael Hollinsworth

Super-sub Galinski sinks Saints with solitary goal

Brackley Town suffered a second defeat in four days as they lost to a solitary goal against Boston United in Tuesday’s Vanarama Conference North clash.

Poole Town's Carl Preston challenges for the ball with Banbury United's Tanasheh Abrahams and Nkosi Mzungwana on Saturday

Puritans pay for errors in second successive defeat

Banbury United’s poor start to the new Southern League campaign continued on Tuesday when they lost 3-0 against Hitchin Town at Spencer Stadium.

Banbury United's Tanasheh Abrahams loses out to Poole Town's Josh O'Hanlon at Spencer Stadium

Stein adds to squad ahead of Hitchin clash

Banbury United manager Edwin Stein has added four more players to his squad following Saturday’s opening day defeat against Poole Town.

Troy Bryan gave Ardley United the lead against Cheltenham Saracens before being injured

Brock looking to build on opening day success

Ardley United manager Kevin Brock will be looking for his side to make it back-to-back UHLSport Helenic League wins tonight (Tuesday).

Reading's Tom Fray is caught behind by 
Great Tew wicket keeper Ashley Hubbert off Lloyd Brock

Tew take a big step to safety as they shock the leaders

Great & Little Tew took a big step towards securing their Home Counties Premier League status.

MHBG-07-08-14 Banbury Judo Club

Olivia Mitchell (7), Claudia Mitchell (6), Luke Tibbert (5), Oliver Dixon (7) and Kyle Tibbert (8) of Banbury Judo Club have a tug of war. Some of their new equipment is on the floor in front of them.
Picture by Lucy Ford NNL-140508-180038009

Judo club celebrates successful bid

Banbury Judo Club which is based at Woodgreen Leisure Centre has received equipment and a subscription to Koka Kids Club Magazine for all their junior members after a bid to Banbury Round Table.

Dean Snedker endured a difficult debut for Saints in Satuday's opener

Brady will be looking for a positive reaction from Saints

Brackley Town manager Jon Brady will be looking for his side top bounce back from their opening day setback when they entertain Boston United on Tuesday.

Poole Town's Luke Burbridge blocks a clearance from Banbury United's Nkosi Mzungwana. Picture by Lucy Ford

Devlin puts Puritans on the spot in opening day defeat

A second half penalty from Steve Devlin condemned Banbury United to an opening day defeat by much fancied Poole Town at Spencer Stadium in Saturday’s Southern League clash.

Francis Drysdale, 21, and Trajan Halvorsen, 13, won the under-40 tennis category at Sunday's charity event for Katharine House Hospice

Tennis tournament for popular cause

A summer lunch and tennis tournament has raised £2,500 to be shared between Katharine House Hospice and the Grafton Hunt.

Saints boss Jon Brady faces a different challenge

Brady relishing challenge of making his young guns fire

Jon Brady admits that this will be the biggest challenge of his managerial career, trying to make Brackley Town competitive on a much reduced budget.

Stein keen to give fans more exciting times with Puritans

Banbury United manager Edwin Stein has promised to produce another exciting side ahead of the new Southern League campaign.

Kyle Ennis on his way to winning the 200m for Banbury Harriers

Ennis puts on a show in the final meeting

The ever emerging talent of Kyle Ennis and a higher committed team performance from Banbury Harriers provided the highlights for the club in Saturday’s Midland League fixture at the North Oxon Academy.

Luke Ryan

Banbury face crunch time to make late title charge

Banbury face Slough on Saturday with vice-captain Luke Ryan looking for the victory to keep the club in the race for the Home Counties Premier Cricket League title.

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Joys Of Spring can land feature race at Yarmouth

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Banbury United manager Edwin Stein is looking to the season

Stein is looking forward to the season’s opener video

Banbury United manager Edwin Stein is raring to go ahead of the new Southern League campaign.

Great Tew wicket keeper Ashley Hubbert gets ready as Dinton batsman Naheem Amin plays a shot in Sunday's semi-final

Harris heaps praise on players after semi-final success

Great Tew captain Andy Harris paid tribute to his players after they clinched their place in next month’s Davidstow Village Cup Final at Lord’s.

Great Tew bowler Lloyd Brock sends down another delivery during Sunday's semi-final success at Dinton

Super Tew book their place in cup final at Lord’s

Captain Andy Harris will be getting his Great Tew players measured up for their cup final suits after they booked their place in the final of the Davidstow Village Cup final at Lord’s next month.

Great Tew captain Andy Harris (batting) knows his side face a big challenge in the last four tie at Dinton

Harris knows the size of Tew’s task in last four tie

Captain Andy Harris knows his Great Tew side face a big challenge to book their place in the final of the Davidstow Village Cup final at Lord’s next month.

Banbury are denied chance to close the gap at the top

Banbury’s hopes of closing the gap on Home Counties Premier League leaders High Wycombe were dealt a blow as Saturday’s fixture at the Buckinghamshire side was abandoned without a ball being bowled.

Marussia driver Jules Bianchi  leads Max Chilton into the corner during the Hungarian Grand Prix

Booth content with Marussia’s progress ahead of mid-season break

As the Formula 1 campaign prepares for the mid-season break, Marussia team boss John Booth was content to see another two-car finish in Hungary.

Puritans boss Edwin Stein has two more pre-season fixtures to to see his new squad in action

Stein’s squad taking shape ahead of last two outings

Banbury United manager Edwin Stein will be finalising his squad over the next two games ahead of the new Southern League campaign.

Pete Griffin
 helped Adderbury to a second promotion in the Oxford & District Bowls League

Adderbury face title decider after clinching promotion

Adderbury clinched promotion for the second year running as they booked their place in division two of the Oxford & District Bowls League.

Banbury batsman Ian Tew on his way to a decent score against Tring Park at White Post Road

Phillips predicts a tight title chase as two big tests await

Captain Jimmy Phillips says the next two games will play a big part in Banbury’s Home Counties Premier League title challenge.

It's Glorious Goodwood

Brown Panther can reverse the form at Goodwood

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Andrew Sabin hit an unbeaten 92 runs as Banbury II beat Thame Town II

Tew take advantage to go top of table

Great Tew II took over at the top of division three in the Cherwell League following a seven wicket success against Oxford Downs II.

Lloyd Brock picked up six wickets as Great Tew beat Falkland

Brock’s six wicket haul boosts Tew

Great Tew skipper Andy Harris will be looking for his side to build on a much-needed victory at Falkland when they travel to Horspath for Saturday’s Home Counties Premier League fixture.

Liam Manley took four wickets in Sunday's NatWest T20 Cup defeat against Henley

Banbury’s cup hopes are ended by Henley

For the second week running, the Banbury batsmen were unable to deal with the Henley attack, this time in Sunday’s ECB National Club T20 area final at Oxford.

Phillips delighted as Banbury bounce back video

Banbury captain Jimmy Phillips was delighted to see his side get back to winning ways in the Home Counties Premier League.

Hamilton closes the gap on Rosberg with third place in Hungary

For the second Grand Prix running, Lewis Hamilton charged from the back of the pack to produce another superb third placed finish, this time in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix.

Banbury batsman Lloyd Sabin on his way to 78 runs as Tring Park wicket keeper James Hawkes looks on

Sabin leads the way as Banbury bounce back

Banbury got back to winning ways with a five wicket victory against Tring Park in Saturday’s Home Counties Premier League fixture.

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