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Title hopes take a battering as Challow claim routine victory

Leighton Buzzard’s hopes of taking the Cherwell League Division 2 crown were dealt a hammer blow on Saturday as they were soundly beaten by title rivals Challow and Childrey.

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Tuffley celebrate their winning goal. Pic: Sportsshots.org

Late FA Cup heartbreak sends Leighton Town crashing out

Scott Reynolds was left shell-shocked after Leighton Town blew a 2-0 84th minute lead to go crashing out of the FA Cup on Saturday.

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Ruben Clinton top scored for Great Brickhill

Miserable season continues for Great Brickhill

Great Brickhill have just two more games to salvage their first win of the season as their torrid run continued on Saturday against Amersham.

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BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

On you marks, gets set....for YOUR chance to join National Lottery-funded athletes including Olympic and Paralympic stars just revealed for the #teamparkrun 5k events UK wide today - Saturday,- August 19.
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Leighton's juniors

Teen Brandon leads Leighton’s charge for junior honours

A Leighton Buzzard-based teenage golfer has captained his Bedfordshire County Schools team to victory for a coveted inter-county trophy.

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Gareth meets Woburn and Wavendon FC

Woburn and Wavendon FC meet Gareth Southgate!

This summer, Woburn and Wavendon Football Club were able to put their most pressing questions to England manager, Gareth Southgate, during an exclusive meeting.

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The English Premier League is experiencing a textbook case of hyperinflation

The English Premier League is experiencing a textbook case of hyperinflation

The big summer transfer headline belongs to Neymar and his record-breaking £198m move from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain. But, by anyone’s standards, the spending across English Premier League football clubs has been similarly jaw-dropping. With £40m fees now commonplace, last year’s record-breaking spend of £1.165 billion is almost certain to be smashed again before the transfer window closes on August 31.

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Cublington CC

Undefeated Cubs are record breakers

Cublington’s girls cricket team rounded off a brilliant debut season by being crowned Aylesbury District champions. Not only that, but they did so going unbeaten.

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Mark Nelson in action against Buckingham

Big hitting Nelson can’t change Great Brickhill's fortunes

Mark Nelson’s sensational century for Great Brickhill didn’t change their fortunes as they were soundly beaten by Buckingham Town.

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London Tigers vs Leighton Town

Smith’s brace gets Leighton Town off to winning start

Lorrel Smith fired a late winner six minutes from time to hand Leighton Town a 2-1 victory over London Tigers on Saturday on the opening weekend of the SSML Premier Division.

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Leighton Buzzard vs Cropredy

Leighton back in pole position for promotion to the top flight

Leighton Buzzard retook Cherwell League Division 2 top spot as they cruised past Cropredy on Saturday.

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Paul Atkinson (left) and Jamie Stone (right) with club Vice Captain Jeremy Taylor and their trophies.

Champion Atkinson misses out on the double by a single stroke

Reigning Leighton Buzzard golf club champion Paul Atkinson retained his title on sun-blessed Sunday, but missed out on completing a “double double” by a single shot.

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Meadows shines but Beds miss out

Meadows shines but Beds miss out

One of Linslade’s top bowlers Andrew Meadows has been selected for the Bedfordshire County top Middleton Cup team.

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The covers being rolled out at Bell Close

Rain doesn’t dampen the mood for Leighton

Leighton Buzzard weren’t ready to let a spot of rain affect their afternoon at the crease as they climbed back into the Cherwell League Division 2 promotion spots with a Duckworth Lewis win over Great and Little Tew.

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Leighton Town

Reynolds calls for Town consistency

Consistency will be key for Leighton Town this season as they get the new campaign underway this Saturday against London Tigers.

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Poor start puts paid to Smith’s medal chances

Poor start puts paid to Smith’s medal chances

Charlie Smith recovered from a poor start to finish a fine seventh in the Kayak Sprint World Championship for Juniors and Under 23 in Romania.

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Today is dubbed Fantasy Football Day

Today is ‘Fantasy Football Day’ - have you remembered to pick your team?

Today (Tuesday 8 August) has been named Fantasy Football Day, with over a million amateur managers in the UK alone expected to make their picks in what is traditionally the most popular day of the year for wannabe Mourinhos to select their fantasy football teams.

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Leighton Town. Pic: Andrew Parker

Hatch's double sends Town through on the road to Wembley

James Hatch bagged a brace as Leighton Town made light work of Oxhey Jets to reach the FA Cup Preliminary round.

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Stubborn Eaton Bray make life difficult for title contenders

Stubborn Eaton Bray make life difficult for title contenders

Eaton Bray aren’t about to give up their Four Counties Division 1 crown willingly after frustrating title contenders Milton Keynes on Saturday.

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Trophy time for Leighton’s new champion golfers

Trophy time for Leighton’s new champion golfers

Two new golfing champions have been crowned at Leighton Buzzard Golf Club and two more will have their names inscribed on the honours boards by the time the club championships climax this weekend.

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