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Rain ruins the weekend for cricketers

Rain ruined its first weekend of the season on Saturday as results across the leagues and regions went the way of the weather.

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Short game pays off for Gill as she celebrates doing the double

Short game pays off for Gill as she celebrates doing the double

Rejuvenated golfer Gill McDougall has celebrated her return to form with a double success at Leighton Buzzard’s Plantation Road club.

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Leighton Buzzars vs Sandford

Leighton’s batting collapse puts good bowling spell to waste

A dramatic lower order collapse saw Leighton Buzzard slump to a 10 run defeat at the hands of Sandford St Martin on Saturday.

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Andrew Norris in action for Eaton Bray

Norris’ ton sees Eaton Bray thrash Printers to stay top

A 200-run plus partnership between Andrew Norris and Josh Peacock handed Eaton Bray a routine victory over Printers on Saturday.

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Leighton Town's award winners

Scott Reynolds wants a trophy for Leighton Town

Leighton Town boss Scott Reynolds was dishing out the silverware on Saturday night, but wants to end next season with a trophy in his hands.

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Former England womens cricket captain Charlotte Edwards coaches children at St Michael's School in Stewkley

PICTURE SPECIAL: Schoolchildren get a visit from former England cricketer Charlotte Edwards

Former England women’s cricket captain Charlotte Edwards CBE visited St Michael’s School in Stewkley last week in her role as an ECB Chance to Shine ambassador.

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Kempston Town secure Beds League runners-up spot

The final action of the 2016-17 season on Saturday saw AFC Kempston Town & Bedford College claim runners-up spot after taking their winning away run to five games with a 4-1 victory at Sharnbrook.

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Bedfordshire League. Picture: David Kay. PNL-170426-104611002

Marston lift Britannia Cup with victory over Caldecote

Marston Shelton Rovers lifted the Britannia Cup with a 3-0 win in the final over Caldecote at Kempston Rovers FC on Monday.

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Queens Park beat Totts Reserves to win Centenary Cup and league double

Queens Park beat Totts Reserves to win Centenary Cup and league double

Queens Park Crescents came from behind to beat Totternhoe Reserves 2-1 to retain the Centenary Cup and complete a 2016-17 season league and cup double at Cranfield United .

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Berkhamsted went down to a late winner

Oakley Reserves beat Marston to win Watson Shield

AFC Oakley M&DH Reserves won the Watson Shield with a 3-1 victory over Marston Shelton Rovers Reserves in Shefford.

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Scott Reynolds

Leighton Town confirm manager Scott Reynolds will remain in charge next season

Scott Reynolds will remain at the helm at Leighton Town next season, the club confirmed on Tuesday.

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Caldecote v Cranfield. Picture: David Kay. PNL-170426-104559002

Flitwick win Bedfordshire League title

Phil Matthews grabbed an injury time winner to ensure Flitwick Town were crowned Bedfordshire League champions on Saturday.

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Leighton Buzzard vs Melton Mowbray. Pic: Steve Draper

Buzzards survive the drop despite Byard red card

Leighton Buzzard avoided relegation on Saturday despite playing the majority of their game against Melton Mowbray with 14 men.

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Phil Whatmore

Whatmore’s century guides Leighton to victory in the Cup

Leighton Buzzard kicked off their 2017 campaign on Sunday with a high scoring 5 run win over Home Counties Premier league team Oxford at Bell Close.

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There's a six a side plea - and hopes for better weather for footballers

Flitwick surge towards Bedfordshire League title

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Caldecote Res v Houghton Athletic. Picture: David Kay.

Riseley Sports win Beds FA Junior Cup

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Young Linslade Crusaders make it back-to-back wins

Young Linslade Crusaders make it back-to-back wins

Linslade Crusaders’ winning streak continued as they stormed to victory in the Aylesbury Novice Gala.

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Freya Daniels

Captain Freya leads the charge to get more girls to take up the game of golf

Leighton Buzzard’s Plantation Road golf club has been chosen to spearhead a nationwide drive to encourage more girls to take up the sport.

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Darren Braybrook celebrates his late try. Pic :Steve Draper

Leighton's fate remains in their own hands

While Leighton Buzzard’s two late tries appeared mere consolation in their 47-24 defeat to Market Rasen on Saturday, their connotations could be huge heading into the final day of the season.

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Wembley FC vs Leighton Town. Pic: Andrew Parker

Leighton Town suffer back-to-back defeats

Leighton Town lost for the second time in a row as they went down 2-1 to Wembley on Saturday.

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