Football: Weymouth Reserves dominate in win over Swanage Town & Herston

Dorset Echo:

6:12pm Thursday 21st August 2014

WEYMOUTH Reserves made it back-to-back wins in the Dorset Premier League after a convincing victory over Swanage Town & Herston at the Bob Lucas Stadium.

Magpies: Simkin vents fury at Chippenham and referee

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

PHIL Simkin branded Chippenham Town “a bunch of experienced bullies” and Aaron Moody a referee “totally out of his depth” after the Magpies’ 1-0 defeat to the Bluebirds at the Avenue last night.

Football: Business as usual as Portland United win again

Dorset Echo:

8:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

GOALS from Ross Doidge and Carl Mutch preserved Portland United’s unblemished start to the campaign with a 2-0 victory over Bridport Reserves at Grove Corner.

Football: High praise for Chickerell stalwart Drage

Dorset Echo:

8:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

DAVE Drage was highly commended for his work as a football volunteer and as one of the nominees for the prestigious People’s Award at the 2014 FA and McDonald’s Community Awards national ceremony.

Football: Sheppard hits four in historic game

Dorset Echo:

7:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

PORTLAND Town created their own piece of Dorset history when two teams from the same club battled it out in an official fixture for the first time ever.

Football: Magpies live match updates

Dorset Echo:

7:19pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

The Magpies host Chippenham Town at the Avenue tonight (7.45pm). Follow live updates here.

Magpies: Joyce set to miss clash with the Bluebirds

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

BACK-TO-BACK home wins will be Dorchester Town's aim tonight when they take on Chippenham Town at the Avenue (7.45pm), though Phil Simkin’s men are to go into battle without Ben Joyce.

Bees: Bridport looking to break losing run

Dorset Echo:

6:20am Tuesday 19th August 2014

DARREN Watts returns to the Bridport squad for tonight’s home game against Odd Down (7.45pm).

Terras: Floodlights foil Weymouth's bid

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

WEYMOUTH have been left in the dark for their scheduled trip to face Bideford tonight as a floodlight failure at the hosts’ ground has caused the game to be postponed.

Blues: Late show gives Portland United the three points

Dorset Echo:

7:00pm Monday 18th August 2014

PORTLAND United left it late to overcome Hamworthy United Reserves at the County Ground, with two goals in the last eight minutes proving enough to maintain their 100 per cent record in the Dorset Premier League.

Bees: Gale dismissed in Bees' defeat at Merley

Dorset Echo:

7:10pm Monday 18th August 2014

TRISTAN Gale saw red for the visitors as Robin Townsend’s men lost their second match on the trot in the Dorset Premier League.

Terras: Weymouth's away fixture at Bideford postponed

Dorset Echo: Dorset web button

12:44pm Monday 18th August 2014

WEYMOUTH’s scheduled Southern Premier League fixture at Bideford tomorrow night has been postponed due to floodlight failure.

Magpies: Simkin pleased with first home victory

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Monday 18th August 2014

DORCHESTER Town are already a third of the way towards matching last season’s tally of home league wins after seeing off Hereford United on Saturday.

Terras: Boss puts faith in squad to hit back

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Monday 18th August 2014

BOSS Jason Matthews insisted his Weymouth side are still learning after their 2-0 defeat at title favourites St Neots on Saturday.

Football: Portland Town set for season opener

Dorset Echo:

PORTLAND TOWN begin their new campaign with a contest that re-writes the history books, as two teams from the club will face off.

Football: Injury-time winner knocks Bridport out of the cup

Dorset Echo:

3:40pm Sunday 17th August 2014

TREVOR Senior was immensely frustrated after his side were knocked out of this season’s FA Cup by Gareth Davies’s injury-time winner.

Football: Magpies and Terras live updates

Dorset Echo:

2:17pm Saturday 16th August 2014

The Magpies host Hereford United and the Terras are away to St Neots Town in in the Southern Premier League (3pm). Follow live updates here.

Football: Upwey will be back, insists Reynolds

Dorset Echo:

5:20am Saturday 16th August 2014

UPWEY & Broadwey stalwart Steve Reynolds has spoken out about the club’s recent demise.

Magpies: Skipper Walker returns for clash with Bulls

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Friday 15th August 2014

PHIL Simkin is set to welcome back Nathan Walker to his squad for their first home game of the season against Hereford United tomorrow (3pm).

Terras: Saints crunch for Matthews' men

Dorset Echo:

5:20am Friday 15th August 2014

WEYMOUTH’S clash at St Neots Town tomorrow (3pm) could have the makings of a top-of-the-table clash in the grand scheme of things, although neither manager wants to get carried away this early in the campaign.

Football: Bailey warns Blues not to take eyes off the ball

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Friday 15th August 2014

PORTLAND United boss Gary Bailey has had a dream start to the Dorset Premier League season, but insists it could all come undone if his side slip up away at Hamworthy United Reserves tomorrow (3pm).

Football: Senior sets sights on cup progress

Dorset Echo:

8:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

TREVOR Senior is targeting a good showing in this year’s FA Cup, as his side prepare to take on Highworth Town in their extra preliminary round clash at St Mary’s Field on Saturday (3pm).

Terras: Attacking flair delights Matthews

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

WEYMOUTH manager Jason Matthews praised his side’s attacking flair after the Terras hit four past Frome at the Bob Lucas Stadium last night.

Magpies: Simkin hails Critts’ treble

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

PHIL Simkin hailed hat-trick hero Nick Crittenden after the Magpies’ first league win of the season came in an emphatic 5-1 trouncing of Burnham.

Football: Terras are blown away on Portland

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

DERBY DAY spoils in the Dorset Premier league were claimed on the island, as Portland United comfortably ran out winners over Weymouth Reserves.

Football: Bees aim to bounce back

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

BRIDPORT will be looking to kick-start their Western League campaign when they travel to Devon-based Buckland Athletic tonight (7.45pm).

Football: Terras and Magpies live updates

Dorset Echo:

6:59pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Weymouth host Frome Town at the Bob Lucas Stadium, while Dorchester travel to Burnham.

Terras: Poole set to replace Palmer

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

SAM Poole is set to take his place back in the Terras’ squad this evening, as Weymouth host Frome Town at the Bob Lucas Stadium (7.45pm).

Magpies: Simkin’s faith in front three

Dorset Echo:

5:30am Tuesday 12th August 2014

PHIL SIMKIN has backed his attacking options to start firing ahead of their trip to Burnham tonight (7.45pm).

Swimming: British title for Lelliott

Dorset Echo:

1:17pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Portland’s Jay Lelliott was crowned British youth champion in the men’s 400m freestyle in the 19-and-over age group at the British Gas ASA National Youth Championships.

TERRAS: Weymouth make a flying start

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Monday 11th August 2014

JASON Matthews expressed his happiness after his side got their Southern Premier League campaign off to a flyer.

Magpies: Dorchester spurn opportunities at Arlesey

Dorset Echo:

4:00am Monday 11th August 2014

MAGPIES’ chief Phil Simkin was left to contemplate on how his side never found the net against Arlesey Town on Saturday.

Football: Portland in control as Cranes grounded

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Monday 11th August 2014

DEFENDING champions Portland United took their first strides in claiming a hat-trick of Dorset Premier League titles, with a convincing display to see off Cranborne.

Football: Team Lawley to remember island icon Barry

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Monday 11th August 2014

‘TEAM LAWLEY’ will be proudly worn on the home shirts of Portland United this season, in memory of Portland footballing icon, the late Barry Lawley.

Football: Lacklustre Bees fall at St Mary's

Dorset Echo:

4:00pm Monday 11th August 2014

BEES’ Boss Trevor Senior bemoaned his team’s languid start to the season following their 3-0 home defeat to Melksham Town.

Football: Terras and Magpies live updates

Dorset Echo:

1:58pm Saturday 9th August 2014

Both teams begin their respective campaigns in the Southern Premier League. Dorchester are away at Arlesey Town, while Weymouth host Hungerford Town at the Bob Lucas Stadium.

Terras: Laird has belief in Weymouth squad

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Saturday 9th August 2014

LEADERSHIP is a quality that Terras’ defender Jamie Laird believes will be vital throughout the course of the campaign, as his side fire up for their Southern Premier League opener at home to Hunger-ford Town today (3pm).

Football: Portland start defence of their crown

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Saturday 9th August 2014

PORTLAND United begin the defence of their Dorset Premier League crown as the Blues host Cranborne at Grove Corner today (3pm).

Magpies: Simkin swoops for Bournemouth pair

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Friday 8th August 2014

DORCHESTER Town have bolstered their ranks with the additions of AFC Bournemouth youngsters Callum Buckley and Mason Walsh on initial one-month loan deals.

Terras: Matthews excited for season opener

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Friday 8th August 2014

WEYMOUTH will look to kick off their Southern Premier League venture in style tomorrow, when Jason Matthews’ squad host Hungerford Town at the Bob Lucas Stadium (3pm).

Magpies: Cherries' duo set for loan deals

Dorset Echo:

3:56pm Thursday 7th August 2014

DORCHESTER Town are set to bolster their ranks with the additions of AFC Bournemouth youngsters Callum Buckley and Mason Walsh on initial one-month loan deals.

Magpies: Gleeson positive for campaign

Dorset Echo:

8:47am Thursday 7th August 2014

JAMIE Gleeson believes the Magpies’ pre-season hidings will become a distant memory if the side can make a positive start to their league campaign.

Bees: Senior is calling for more leaders

Dorset Echo:

9:00am Thursday 7th August 2014

TREVOR Senior has called on his Bridport players to really make themselves heard when they embark on another campaign in the Toolstation Western League Premier Division.

Football: Bailey to cast eye over Portland squad

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Thursday 7th August 2014

PORTLAND United will contest their final pre-season game of the summer as they take on new members of the Dorset Senior League Balti House at Redlands (7pm).

TERRAS: I'll repay the faith - McPhee

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 6th August 2014

CHRIS McPhee is intent on repaying the Terras’ fans for the part they played in his return to the Bob Lucas Stadium this summer.

FOOTBALL: Pete’s sadness as Upwey & Broadwey fold

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Wednesday 6th August 2014

A NUMBER of factors contributed to the demise of Upwey and Broad-wey FC, according to former midfielder and one-time assistant-manager Pete Jarvis.

TERRAS: Richmond's ready for new campaign

Dorset Echo:

12:00pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

JAKE Richmond is relishing the prospect of producing more talent for the Terras’ first team as Weymouth Reserves get their Dorset Premier League campaign underway this weekend.

TERRAS: Supporters Association feel the good vibes

Dorset Echo:

11:00am Tuesday 5th August 2014

TERRAS’ fans are bracing themselves for what could be an exciting season at the club, with real optimism surrounding the Bob Lucas Stadium at present.

TERRAS: Laird will be key to success, claims Yetton

Dorset Echo:

11:00am Tuesday 5th August 2014

SKIPPER Stewart Yetton believes that Terras’ assistant-manager Craig Laird will be a vital addition to the backroom staff at the club this season.

FOOTBALL: Top eight is the target for Bees

Dorset Echo:

10:30am Tuesday 5th August 2014

WHISPER it quietly, but there seems to be an air of optimism around St Mary’s Field ahead of the new campaign.



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