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10-man Westies suffer extra-time cup defeat

Westfield Football Club manager Jack Stapley couldn’t hide his frustration after his team was knocked out of a county competition.

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Action from Bexhill United's 1-1 draw at home to Billingshurst yesterday. Picture courtesy Mark Killy

Bexhill hit back to record first home point

Bexhill United Football Club might have picked up its first home point of the season, but manager Ryan Light was less than impressed with yesterday’s (Saturday’s) 1-1 draw with Billingshurst.

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Sam Adams scored for the second successive game to earn Hastings United a 1-0 win at home to Faversham Town this afternoon. Picture courtesy Scott White

Resolute Hastings make it three in a row

Hastings United Football Club achieved its third consecutive win and clean sheet with another hard-earned victory this afternoon (Saturday).

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Jack Dixon on the ball during Hastings United's 1-0 win away to Romford on Sunday. Picture courtesy Scott White

United boss keen to start climbing table

Hastings United manager Chris Agutter says now is the time for the football club to start climbing the league table.

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Little Common player-manager Russell Eldridge.

Common set for top-of-the-table clash

Little Common Football Club is gearing up for a top-of-the-table clash.

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Bexhill United defender Lewis McGuigan closes down a Lingfield opponent last weekend. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Bexhill boss urges players to perform for supporters

Bexhill United manager Ryan Light has urged his players to put on a performance for the football club’s supporters.

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Tucker White in possession during last weekend's defeat against Crowborough. Picture courtesy Andrew Pratt

H&B coach ‘really pleased’ with start to season

Chris Brooks is ‘really pleased’ with Hastings & Bexhill Rugby Club’s start to the season, despite last weekend’s defeat.

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Charlie Stevens was Rye Town Football Club's man of the match in the 4-1 win at home to Ore Athletic.

Four-star Rye ease to cup victory

Rye Town Football Club continued its winning start to the season with a comfortable cup victory at The Salts on Saturday.

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Action from the Macron East Sussex Football League Division Three match between Catsfield and Magham Down. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Leaders march on with fifth straight league win

Hollington United went marching on at the top of the Macron East Sussex Football League with another convincing victory on Saturday.

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Lewis Hole has scored 20 goals this season and 298 in his career for Little Common.

Common hot shot reaches 20 for the season

We may only be in mid-October, but Little Common Football Club hot shot Lewis Hole has already scored 20 goals this season.

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Bexhill United full-back Craig Ottley goes up for a header during Saturday's defeat at home to Lingfield. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Bexhill take on Hailsham in league cup

Bexhill United Football Club will seek to regain some form as it lines up in yet another cup competition tonight (Tuesday).

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Bexhill United wide player Corey Wheeler wins a header against Lingfield this afternoon. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Bexhill beaten as game ends 10-a-side

Having waited six weeks after the season began to start playing at home, Bexhill United Football Club is still searching for its first point at The Polegrove.

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The victorious Great Britain team of Libby Eden (left), Frances Candy (second-right) and Pat Wire (right) with Australian great Paul McNamee.

St Leonards ace stars in Great Britain triumph

Tennis talent Frances Candy helped Great Britain win a continental competition in Bulgaria.

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Action from Little Common's last home game, against Storrington, two weeks ago. Picture by Simon Newstead

Leaders Common target ninth successive league win

Little Common Football Club is three points clear at the top of the table having scored a remarkable 40 goals in its first nine league games.

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Chaz Ackerley in possession during Hastings & Bexhill's last home game, against Old Williamsonians, a fortnight ago. Picture courtesy Karen Walker

H&B looking like seasoned campaigners

Chris Brooks believes Hastings & Bexhill Rugby Club looks like seasoned campaigners rather than league new boys after its splendid start to the season.

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Drew Greenall on the ball during Bexhill United's home match against Mile Oak last month. Picture by Simon Newstead

Bexhill’s top scorer suffers serious injury

Bexhill United Football Club’s leading scorer is facing months out of action with a serious injury.

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Jack Dixon holds off a Carshalton Athletic opponent on Tuesday night. Picture courtesy Scott White

‘We’ve set the standard, now let’s do it consistently’

Hastings United Football Club’s stirring midweek victory has set a benchmark which the players must reach consistently, according to manager Chris Agutter.

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Richard 'Alfie' Weller scores one of his four goals for Rye Town against The JC Tackleway on Saturday.

Weller hits four as Rye win eight-goal thriller

Richard ‘Alfie’ Weller plundered a four-goal salvo as Rye Town Football Club was victorious in its first cup fixture of the season.

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Action from the Division Two match between St Leonards Social II and new leaders Icklesham Casuals at Tilekiln. Pictures by Simon Newstead

League leaders blast nine as cups get underway

The first cup action of the Macron East Sussex Football League season took place last weekend.

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Runners make their way up Queensway in the 2017 Hastings Half Marathon. Picture by Justin Lycett

Hastings event scoops national awards

The Hastings Half Marathon has won awards with two national running magazines.

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