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A ball sport played by two (singles) or four players (doubles) in a four-walled court with a small, hollow rubber ball.
Sharon Jones at Samlesbury Hall

Wayward golfers in blitz on historic hall

Donald Campbell’s Bluebird was built there, but now drivers of a different kind are crashing into Samlesbury Hall.

Longridge Golf Clubs individual winners celebrate their success

Longridge golfers pick up their prizes

The success of both individual and team prize winners was celebrated recently during the annual presentation evening at Longridge Golf Club.

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Proud Josie with grandad Peter at his MBE presentation in 2013

Following in her hero’s tyremarks

Actor Josie Cerise has pledged to carry on the fight to protect her grandfather’s legacy . . . the Guild Wheel.

Some of the Ribble Valley District Under-11 development squad with players from Longridge as well as Clitheroe, Read, Ribblesdale Wanderers, Ribble Valley Raiders, Salesbury and Whalley

Cricket’s prize performers to be honoured at Longridge CC

Ribble Valley’s deputy mayor and mayoress will see the area’s developing cricket talent when they attend Sunday’s Ribble Valley Cricket Development Group’s awards evening at Longridge CC.

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Jonathan Millward was named as Longridge CCs first XI player of the year for the 2017 season

Millward bowls over the rest to win Longridge CC award

Longridge CC already know one of their opponents for the 2018 season.

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Competing in the cyclocross event at Chipping.

Cyclocross in Chipping has been hailed a ‘tremendous success’

Despite the poor weather, cyclocross - Britain’s fastest growing cycle sport - arrived in Chipping for the first time and has been hailed a tremendous success.

TeamSport has karting venues across the UK

Go-karting centre gets green light

An indoor go-kart track has been given the green light by councillors.

Player of the year Matt Cooper with chairman of selectors Anne Pye

Smashing season for tennis players

Ribchester Tennis Club have celebrated an excellent year with their annual prize giving.

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Henry Blofeld

The voice of Test Match Special is coming to Preston

Veteran cricket commentator Henry Blofeld is coming to Preston.

Longridge skipper Kyle Helm was satisfied at how their season panned out

Longridge skipper focuses on 2017’s plus points

Longridge skipper Kyle Helm believes this season has shown their players they are good enough to compete at the top end of the Moore and Smalley Palace Shield Premier Division.

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Chinese Lions add a dash of colour to the launch of Preston's new dragon boat

The eyes have it at dragon boat launch

It was a case of dotting the eyes and crossing the Marina when Preston paddlers took delivery of their first brand new dragon boat.

Longridge skipper Kyle Helm saw his side end their season with victory against Freckleton

Longridge skipper takes positives from season-ending successes

Longridge captain Kyle Helm wants his players to use the end of this year’s Moore and Smalley Palace Shield season as momentum for going into 2018.

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Ian Simpson impressed with bat and ball for Longridge

Match report: Freckleton 92ao, Longridge CC 94-7

Moore and Smalley Palace Shield Premier Division

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Cyclocross - coming to Chipping next month

Cyclocross comes to Chipping next month

Cyclocross - Britain’s fastest growing cycle sport is coming to Chipping next month.

Stephanie Slater shows-off her Paralympic gold

Slater keen to make up for lost time

Longridge paralympic swimming star Stephanie Slater is hoping to put a year of heartache behind her by targeting more success in the pool.

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James Whitehead was undefeated on 25 as Longridge won by six wickets at Croston

Longridge skipper happy with return to winning ways

Longridge CC skipper Kyle Helm was a happy man following their belated return to winning ways at the weekend.

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Jonathan Millward took four wickets for Longridge against Croston

Longridge’s long wait for victory is over

Longridge CC claimed their first victory in six Moore and Smalley Palace Shield outings with victory against Croston.

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Longridge CC will be hoping to celebrate on Saturday

Longridge CC hope to put an awful August behind them

Longridge CC head to Croston on Saturday in need of a win after an awful August for the men from Newsham.

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Longridge batsman Luke Platt

Longridge CC’s season set to fizzle out?

One-time title challengers Longridge look like they are going to end the Moore and Smalley Palace Shield Premier Division season with a whimper after they lost by one wicket to Torrisholme at Chipping Road.

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