ATHLETICS: Duo lead the way

Bicester Advertiser: Shaun O'Gorman was Alchester's first man home in the White Horse Half Marathon at Grove

12:00pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Emilie Fidler and Nigel Lambert scooped honours for Alchester at the White Horse Half Marathon.

HOCKEY: Kirk treble seals safety

Bicester Advertiser: Bicester Foxcubs who competed at the England South Clubs’ Under 10 Championships. Pictured (from left): Tom Fox, Riley Chester, Alex Birtles, Stuart Lock (coach), Jaidon Mays, Edward Jolliffe, Matthew Lewis, Ben Bell, Owen Scott, Sean Lock, Willi

12:00pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

Ben Kirk scored a superb second-half hat-trick as Bicester 2nd secured their place in MBB&O Division 5 after a 3-2 comeback victory at home to Leighton Buzzard 2nd.

ATHLETICS: Top duo way out in front at Radley

Bicester Advertiser: Athletics hurdler

12:00pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

Tom Couzens and Jake Cherry led the way for Bicester athletes at the Radley Open.

GOLF: Captains booster

Bicester Advertiser: Bicester captains Carly Bosher (left) and Michael Jakeman at their drive-in

12:00pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

Bicester's new captains got their year off to a good start, with more than £1,100 raised as they drove into office.

ATHLETICS: Kuester's optimistic

Bicester Advertiser: Athletics hurdler

5:00pm Thursday 27th March 2014

Joe McEneaney’s try treble helped Alchester to a 31-12 victory at fourth-placed Milton Keynes that guaranteed their survival in Southern Counties North.

HOCKEY: Sutcliffe's ten-goal haul caps sweet 16

Bicester Advertiser: Dave Sutcliffe hit ten of Bicester's goals in a 16-0 win against South Bucks

11:00am Thursday 27th March 2014

Bicester recorded a mammoth 16-0 win over South Bucks in Division 1 of the Middlesex, Berks, Bucks & Oxon League at Cooper School on Saturday.

RACING: New dad Costello is in a hurry

10:20am Thursday 27th March 2014

Jump jockey Dougie Costello had a weekend to remember as he rode a string of winners and his wife, Aimee, gave birth to their daughter, Aoife.

RACING: Jarvis vows to fight on after BHA ruling

Bicester Advertiser: Alan Jarvis is appealing against the British Horseracing Athority's decision to reject his request for a full licence

10:00am Thursday 27th March 2014

Twyford trainer Alan Jarvis plans to appeal against the British Horseracing Authority’s decision to reject his request for a full licence, which could signal the end of his career.

HOCKEY: Bicester slip nearer drop

Bicester Advertiser: hockey - field

12:00pm Thursday 20th March 2014

Bicester men’s 2nd slipped dangerously close to the MBBO Division 5 relegation zone after crashing to a 4-1 defeat at home to Eastcote 5th.

GOLF: Rising star Gregor eyes US mission

Bicester Advertiser: Gregor McKenzie

11:00am Thursday 20th March 2014

A rising star in Oxfordshire is all set to face the best young players on the planet this summer – a year after missing out due to a family holiday.

SWIMMING: Bird's title caps Blue Fins' success

Bicester Advertiser: Kieran Bird won three gold medals

11:00am Thursday 20th March 2014

Bicester Blue Fins’ Kieran Bird was crowned age group champion at the Oxfordshire & North Bucks County Championships in Aylesbury.

HOCKEY: Title dream is over after loss

Bicester Advertiser: hockey - field

6:58pm Thursday 13th March 2014

Bicester’s hopes of promotion in Middlesex, Berks, Bucks & Oxon Division 1 were ended when they crashed 8-2 at home to a skilful British Airways side.

SWIMMING: Brilliant Bird scoops triple gold medal joy

Bicester Advertiser: Kieran Bird won three gold medals

6:56pm Thursday 13th March 2014

Kieran Bird won three gold medals as Bicester Blue Fins continued their success when the Oxfordshire & North Bucks County Championships resumed at Aylesbury with the individual races and sprints.

ATHLETICS: Bicester duo lead way in Cofton test

Bicester Advertiser: Tom Gould (left) and Sophie Wheeler following their displays in Birmingham at the weekend

6:54pm Thursday 13th March 2014

Sophie Wheeler and Tom Gould flew the flag for Bicester in the CAU Inter-counties Cross Country Championships at Cofton Park, Birmingham.

BOXING: Impressive Miller is too hot to handle

Bicester Advertiser: TAKE THAT: Bicester’s Anthony Miller goes on the offensive during his victory over Witney’s Arron Mullis

8:00am Thursday 6th March 2014

ANTHONY Miller continued his climb up the ranks with an impressive victory over Arron Mullis.

SWIMMING: Blue Fins duo top charts

Bicester Advertiser: Close up of swimmer for sport

8:00am Thursday 6th March 2014

BICESTER Blue Fins have the top-two national swimmers in the 14 and under 400m freestyle category.

HOCKEY: Styles is the hero for Bicester

Bicester Advertiser: hockey - field

7:00am Thursday 6th March 2014

NICK Styles scored a superb late goal as Bicester 3rd gave their promotion hopes a big boost with a 3-2 victory at West Hampstead.

ATHLETICS: Tyers takes gold in impressive step-up

Bicester Advertiser: Bicester’s Sophie Tyers (right) leads Oxford University’s Emily Moss in the 1500m at the BUCS Gatorade Nationals on Saturday and (inset) displays her gold medal

1:00pm Thursday 27th February 2014

Bicester middle-distance runner Sophie Tyers admits she surprised even herself after blowing away the 1,500m field at the BUCS Gatorade Nationals on Saturday.

MOTORSPORT: Mauger seventh in Micra mission

Bicester Advertiser: Simon Mauger's Nissan Micra

1:00pm Thursday 27th February 2014

Simon Mauger excelled as his Nissan Micra punched above its weight to finish seventh overall at the Jack Neal Memorial Rally.

GOLF: Pair are beaten in final

Bicester Advertiser: golf generic

12:00pm Thursday 27th February 2014

Bicester duo Carly Bosher and Laura Watkins just missed out winning the pairs title at the HowDidiDo-National Matchplay Championship in Portugal.

HOCKEY: Bicester go second despite deadlock

Bicester Advertiser: Peter Bowen made a string of fine saves for Bicester in their 2-2 home draw against Wokingham

11:00am Thursday 27th February 2014

Bicester moved up to second in the Middx, Berks, Bucks & Oxon League Division 1 table, despite letting slip a two-goal lead in a 2-2 draw against Wokingham on Saturday.

GOLF: Aces high

Bicester Advertiser: golf generic

7:44pm Thursday 20th February 2014

Kirtlington’s senior members have excelled with no fewer than three holes-in-one on full greens.

ATHLETICS: Kuester is the golden boy

7:40pm Thursday 20th February 2014

Bicester's David Kuester bagged two gold medals at the VAC Indoor Championships at Lee Valley on Sunday.

MOTORSPORT: Barnes in third spot

Bicester Advertiser: Major Motorsports’ Ian Barnes and co-driver Melanie Holmes on their way to a third in class finish in their MK 1 Escort at last weekend’s Wyedean Forest Rally

7:39pm Thursday 20th February 2014

Ian Barnes completed his return to the sport by finishing third in class at the Wyedean Forest Rally.

HOCKEY: Gordon's double is tonic for Bicester

7:37pm Thursday 20th February 2014

Emma Gordon netted a double as Bicester got back to winning ways with a 3-1 success at Oxford University 2nd in Trysports Three Counties League Premier 1 on Saturday.

SWIMMING: Blue Fins clinch title glory

7:36pm Thursday 20th February 2014

Bicester Blue Fins boys’ 200m 11 to 12-year-old-boys A medley relay team were celebrating after striking gold in the Oxfordshire & North Bucks County Championships at Aylesbury.

MOTORSPORT: Major's new car in winning debut

Bicester Advertiser: Motor sport, racing car and driver generic image for sport

1:00pm Thursday 13th February 2014

Simon Mauger and co-driver Melanie Holmes were celebrating after the Bicester-based Major Motorsport’s new Ford Escort MK2 made a winning debut in the South Down Stages at Goodwood on Saturday.

SWIMMING: Miles shines for Blue Fins

Bicester Advertiser: Miles Davis receives his award from Bicester Blue Fins’ assistant head coach Bernie Gravett

12:00pm Thursday 13th February 2014

Miles Davis was the star when Bicester Blue Fins staged their annual club presentation night at Highfield Social Club.

HOCKEY: Bicester revival can't stop loss

Bicester Advertiser: ON PARADE: Bicester Ladies 4th before their 3-1 defeat at Oxford Ladies Hawks 6th

11:00am Thursday 13th February 2014

Bicester Ladies went down 2-1 at home to Wycombe 2nd in Trysports Three Counties League Premier 1.

HOCKEY: Bicester are denied

Bicester Advertiser: hockey - field

12:00pm Thursday 6th February 2014

Bicester men’s MBBO League Division 1 promotion charge suffered a dent as they were held to a 4-4 draw at home by Banbury 2nd.

ATHLETICS: Rendell stars for Alchester in muddy test

Bicester Advertiser: Alchester’s Sarah Rendell led the team home at Cirencester on Sunday, and (left) getting a march on teammate Michelle Pank (255)

10:30am Thursday 6th February 2014

Sarah Rendell led the way for Alchester in round four of the Oxford Mail Cross Country League at Cirencester Park.

FOOTBALL: It's all off

Bicester Advertiser: football generic

1:00pm Thursday 30th January 2014

Blacks Head Bletchingdon were left high and dry after Sunday’s Critchleys UTV League's Hedley Toms/Michael Brown Trophy Group B clash was called off due to a waterlogged pitch.

YOUTH FOOTBALL: Highfield's wonderful fightback

Bicester Advertiser: football generic

12:30pm Thursday 30th January 2014

Highfield Juniors came from behind to win 3-1 away to Bampton Town Youth in a Under 11 Green League match switched to their pitch.

SWIMMING: Super Freddie gets call-up from county

Bicester Advertiser: Freddie Ashley-Sparks will represent Oxfordshire and North Buckinghamshire this weekend

11:30am Thursday 30th January 2014

Bicester Blue Fins’ Freddie Ashley-Sparks is celebrating after being selected to compete for Oxfordshire & North Buckinghamshire at the inter-county junior gala next month.

HOCKEY: Smith is the saviour as Bicester battle to draw

Bicester Advertiser: One of Bicester Ladies scorers, Ella Weston, has a shot at goal during their 6-2 home defeat by Reading 2nd on Saturday

11:00am Thursday 30th January 2014

Bicester Men’s MBBO League Division 1 promotion bid suffered a dent as they could only draw 1-1 at home to Maidenhead 2nd.

ATHLETICS: Consistent Pank beats deluge

Bicester Advertiser: Michelle Pank led the way for Alchester

5:28pm Wednesday 29th January 2014

Michelle Pank led the way for Alchester at a wet and windy Slaughter-ford nine-mile race in Wiltshire on Sunday.


2:00pm Thursday 23rd January 2014


HOCKEY: Pilgrim super double is key to Bicester progress

Bicester Advertiser: Bicester 2nd skipper James Pilgrim scores one of his brace goals in the 5-2 home win against Oxfordshire rivals Witney 3rd on Saturday

12:00pm Thursday 23rd January 2014

Skipper James Pilgrim took his tally to seven goals for the season as Bicester men’s 2nd cruised past Witney 3rd for their second successive 5-2 victory in MBBO League Division 5.

HOCKEY: Webb's deadly double gets Bicester's 2014 off to a flier

Bicester Advertiser: Bicester Ladies’ 3rd’s Louise Walker leaps high to avoid the ball during their 6-2 defeat at home to Marlow 4th

12:00pm Thursday 16th January 2014

Sheryl Webb hit a double as Bicester ladies 2nd started 2014 in style with a 5-0 home thrashing of Maidenhead 3A in Trysports Three Counties League Division 2 on Saturday.

ATHLETICS: Josiah's on song for Oxon in finals

12:00pm Thursday 16th January 2014

Bicester athletes led the way for Oxfordshire in the Sportshall South East Fun In Athletics regional final at Burgess Hill.

DARTS: Hedman is back in town

Bicester Advertiser: Deta Hedman will be part of the Oxfordshire team facing leaders Yorkshire at the Bicester Ex-Servicemen's Club in Sheep Street this weekend

11:30am Thursday 16th January 2014

Oxfordshire's BDO world ladies’ finalist Deta Hedman is urging fans to turn out in force when Oxfordshire face Yorkshire at Bicester’s Ex-Servicemen’s Club.

BOXING: Evans-Fry is star of Bicester fight-night

Bicester Advertiser: Bicester’s Ciaran Evans-Fry celebrates beating Damien Dinwiddy in Bicester’s boxing show at the Oxford Hotel

2:00pm Thursday 19th December 2013

Super middleweight Ciaran Evans-Fry saw off the challenge of Gloucester’s Damien Dinwiddy with an unanimous points decision in Bicester Boxing Club’s annual show at the Oxford Hotel.

HOCKEY: Bicester make it four wins on the bounce

Bicester Advertiser: Bicester ladies’ 3rd Emily Winks (right) battles for possession in the 2-0 loss to Wallingford

2:00pm Thursday 19th December 2013

Bicester stretched their winning run to four matches in MBB & O Division 1 with a 4-1 home hammering of Wycombe 2nd.

ATHLETICS: Gould has edge on club rival

12:00pm Thursday 12th December 2013

Bicester athletes won three out of thee four junior races held alongside the Andy Reading 10K at Chesterton.

HOCKEY: Sutcliffe in four-timer

Bicester Advertiser: Bicester men’s 2nd and 3rd teams look smart in their new shirts courtesy of club sponsors Bicester Village. To try your hand at hockey can contact the club development officer Chris Birch or 07973 28775

11:00am Thursday 12th December 2013

Dave Sutcliffe scored four goals as Bicester romped home 7-3 away to South Bucks in Middlesex Berks, Bucks & Oxon Division 1.

ATHLETICS: Alchester duo shine in Culham challenge

Bicester Advertiser: Alchester ladies Michelle Pank on her way to fourth in the ladies race at Culham on Sunday

1:00pm Thursday 5th December 2013

Alchester duo Michelle Pank and Sarah Rendell stormed home in fourth and fifth places respectively in the ladies race in the second round of the Oxford Mail Cross Country League.

BOWLS: Tens run is over

12:00pm Thursday 5th December 2013

Bicester crashed to a 120-42 defeat against Oxford BC in the Tens competition at Oxford City & County.

HOCKEY: Bicester take over with five-star show

Bicester Advertiser: Bicester Ladies’ Jo Wells (right) turns up the pressure on an opponent during their 1-0 home defeat against Phoenix & Ranalegh in Trysports Three Counties League Premier 1 on Saturday

11:30am Thursday 5th December 2013

Bicester romped to a 5-0 success at home to Ashford 2nd in MBB&O Division 1.

OXFORDSHIRE SPORTS AWARD: Bicester duo are rewarded

Bicester Advertiser: Paul Davis (right) is handed his award by Oxford Mail sports editor Mark Edwards

11:00am Thursday 5th December 2013

Paul Davis picked up the unsung hero award for his work with Bicester Blue Fins Masters SwimmingClub in the annual ceremony at Oxford’s Kassam Stadium.


5:41pm Wednesday 4th December 2013


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