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Action got underway in the SIL this weekend with some entertaining clashes in the Senior Division.

Leiston returned from a trip to Margate in the Bostik Premier with a hard-earned point.

Woodbridge Town extended their lead at the top of the Thurlow Nunn First Division table to four points with a comprehensive 4-0 win over Downham Town as 16-year-old Jake Conway made his league debut as a substitute in the second half for the Woodpeckers.

It was a mixed bag for Suffolk sides in the FA Cup over the weekend.

Saturday was a five-star moment that showed all the qualities that we were so bereft of throughout the whole of 2016/17.

FA Cup Preliminary Round

Framlingham Town 0

Mildenhall Town 1

Thurlow Nunn Division One side Framlingham welcomed Bostik North opponents Mildenhall Town to Badingham Road for the Preliminary Round of the FA Cup, a side two steps above them in the league pyramid.

Thurlow Premier

Felixstowe & Walton United 2

Godmanchester Rovers 1

A stunning 85th minute strike from Miles Powell secured the Seasiders third straight league win, but this was no easy ride against youthful, hard working visitors who stretched the home side on several occasions.

Bostik Premier

Needham Market 0

Wingate & Finchley 1

The North London side climbed off the bottom of the Bostik Premier table to inflict the Marketmen’s first defeat of the season, writes John Campany.

Witches team manager Ritchie Hawkins praised his side’s team spirit after they beat Workington 51-39 on Saturday night in the Championship, writes Henry Chard.


Workington Comets 39

Ipswich Witches 51

The Ipswich Witches stormed to a fantastic 51-39 victory at Workington in the Championship last night

Punters are lumping on Ipswich Town to beat Brentford and make it five wins in a row to start the season at Portman Road this afternoon (3pm).

Essex cycling star Alex Dowsett has confirmed that he will ride in this year’s Tour of Britain.

Felixstowe & Suffolk Bowls Club dominated this year’s Suffolk Bowls (BE) County Competition Finals, taking three of the 12 county titles being played for and providing three of the runner-up places.

The finals of the week-long Framlingham Lawn Tennis Tournament were completed in good time, despite 654 entries and inclement weather.

Suffolk Muay Thai fighter Joe Le Maire has just returned from a year spent training and fighting for the Sumalee Boxing Gym in Phuket, Thailand. In his final column, he gives an insight into what life is like as a sponsored fighter in the home of the sport...

Suffolk’s senior men over 35’s team are on a mission to match their younger counterparts and make it to Division One, writes Mike Watling.

A trio of Suffolk cricketers were awarded their county caps during the final Unicorns Championship match of the season, writes Nick Garnham.

Darren Ironside was the unlikely match-winner with the bat as Suffolk finished runners-up in the Eastern Division of this season’s Unicorns Championship, writes Nick Garnham.

Ipswich Town continued their perfect start to the season with a thrilling 4-3 win at Millwall last night - and you can watch all the highlights here!

These are heady days for Ipswich Town fans - and to make things better still, issue four of our Kings of Anglia magazine has just hit the streets.

Jonathan Hewett was Clacton Golf Club junior champion in 2012 and club champion in 2013 and 2015. He joined the club as a junior at the age of 11.

The Ipswich Witches return to Foxhall tomorrow for a Championship encounter with the Workington Comets (7.30pm), writes Henry Chard.

Thurlow Nunn Premier

Stanway Rovers 1

Felixstowe & Walton United 3

Miles Powell fired the visitors into a 10th minute lead at the Hawthorns after Chaplin’s initial effort had rebounded off the foot of the post, before securing all three points 10 minutes from the end with his second of the night.

Soham’s Brett Claydon was crowned Stowmarket Darts Grand Prix champion after beating last year’s winner Stephen Burton 5-4 in the final on Saturday night.

Suffolk cricket claimed an impressive victory over Bedfordshire in their final three-day Minor Counties Championship clash of the season.

Woodbridge Motor Cycle Club laid out a special course at their Blaxhall motocross venue for round five of the ACU Eastern Enduro Championship.

Alfie Halil became the first 16-year-old winner of the Faraday Trophy as Suffolk Open champion since Paul Buckle of Stowmarket 36 years ago.

Suffolk riders won both the Senior and Junior titles in cycle speedway’s inaugural HSBC Elite GP series.

Ipswich Witches team manager Ritchie Hawkins says his two reserves set the example to follow after his side’s 47-43 win at Scunthorpe on Sunday in the Championship.

AFC Yourshirts will enjoy home comforts as they start their bid to go one step further in this season’s Suffolk Primary Cup.

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