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Talented teenager Toro tames another foe with stoppage win

Boxer Toro Croft is starting to make a real name for himself in amateur boxing circles after recording yet another victory.

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Tommi Meadows

Rocky start to the season for Tommi

The 2018 rally season got off to a slightly rocky start for 18 year-old Tommi Meadows on the Cambrian Rally at the weekend, when a driveshaft failure at the start of the event ended any chance of a podium result.

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Clitheroe golfer Sophie Lamb

Sophie off to Nations Cup at Spanish Open

Clitheroe’s Sophie Lamb will represent one of three England teams in the Nations Cup at the Spanish women’s amateur championship later this month.

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Mike Floyd in action for Clitheroe in the win over Wallasey

Great start to phase two for the Maroons

A new start for the second phase of the season and brand new opposition for the town team, as Wallasey RFC made the long journey up the motorway to a sunny Littlemoor.

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Action from Clitheroe's victory in a seven-goal thriller in Liverpool

Clitheroe’s impressive run continues

Clitheroe shocked Liverpool to win 4-3 and claim a fourth win in a row in Division Two NW.

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Clitheroe Blackburn Northern

Clitheroe go fifth after third-straight win

Clitheroe moved fifth in North Hockey Women’s League Division 2 North West after a third-successive win.

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Ribble Valley Acrobatic Academy's boys

Ribble Valley gymnasts clean up

Ribble Valley Acrobatic Academy’s boys cleaned up at the recent North West floor and vault championships.

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Drew Stephenson (right) with Matthew Hinchley, Sport Maker at Blackburn College

Drew on track to achieve his goal after rugby call up

Langho’s Drew Stephenson is on track to achieve his dream of playing professional rugby after being selected for the North of England Under 18s rugby trials.

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The 2017 Clitheroe Golf Club Lady Captain Janette Ranson is pictured (left) presenting the cheque for �3,770 to Community Fundraiser Catherine Leech of the East Lancashire Hospice, with Marilyn Fletcher (Honorary Treasurer, Clitheroe Golf Club Ladies' Section) on the right

Hospice handed bumper cheque after golf club’s charity efforts

A bumper cheque for £3,770 has been handed over to the East Lancashire Hospice from monies raised by a series of events at Clitheroe Golf Club during 2017.

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Samantha Murray (left) in action

Sam doubles up!

Olympian Samantha Murray made it two wins from two as she claimed victory at the second Pentathlon GB National Ranking Competition of the year in Bath on Saturday.

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Samantha Murray

Clitheroe ace Murray’s back-to-back success

Olympian Samantha Murray made it two wins from two as she claimed victory at the second Pentathlon GB National Ranking Competition of the year in Bath.

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Wrestling mania comes to Clitheroe.

International wrestling comes to Clitheroe for the first time

The stars of Megaslam Wrestling are rumbling their way into town this month with a series of bouts at Clitheroe's St Mary’s Centre.

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New players are always welcome at Clitheroe Chess Club.

Plenty of matches for Clitheroe Chess Club

It has been a busy period for members of Clitheroe Chess Club.

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Clitheroe Chess Club fixtures.

Mixed results for chess club

The first match of 2018 for Clitheroe chess club was an A team game against Rossendale A at home at the Swan and Royal hotel.

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Young athletes from Oakhill School, Whalley,  are preparing to take part in the regional finals of the UK Sportshall Champonship.

The heat is on for junior athletes in regional finals

Young athletes from a Ribble Valley school have secured themselves a place in a top competition.

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Samantha selected for Budapest competition

Samantha Murray is one of 11 Pentathlon GB athletes who have been selected for the opening international of the season, the Budapest Indoor Competition, which starts today.

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Clitheroe's Samantha Murray

Exciting year lies ahead for Samantha

A busy 2018 lies ahead for Clitheroe’s Samantha Murray and GB’s modern pentathletes.

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Sam starts year with a bang!

Reigning British champion Samantha Murray enjoyed more success on home soil as she started 2018 with victory at the first Pentathlon GB ranking competition of the year in Bath on Saturday.

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Grants on offer for young achievers and community groups

Cash is up for grabs for equipment and tuition by budding young sports people, performance artists and community groups in Ribble Valley.

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Clitheroe score against Bury at Littlemoor on Saturday

Supporters get value for money from the Maroons!

Well the crowd certainly got value for money in Clitheroe’s 17-15 triumph over Bury – as one observer understated after this tense and close battle at Littlemoor.

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