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Double-winning Common still hoping to return home

Little Common chairman Daniel Eldridge says the football club’s main aim is to one day return to its own ground.

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Alistair Maasch dislocated his shoulder in the warm-up ahead of what would've been his Hastings Priory debut last weekend.

Hastings hit by double injury blow

Hastings Priory may have played very little cricket last weekend, but still managed to lose two opening bowlers to injury.

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Action from Battle Baptists' match away to Bexhill Town earlier in the year. Picture by Simon Newstead

Battle boss hurting but proud

Battle Baptists manager Gary Walsh was hurting but proud after the football club agonisingly missed out on the league title.

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Action from Bexhill's home game against Ansty last summer. Picture by Simon Newstead

Bexhill target season’s first victory

Bexhill Cricket Club will head to Ansty tomorrow (Saturday) in a battle of the two teams relegated from the Sussex League Premier Division last summer.

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Hollington United celebrate after winning the Macron East Sussex Football League title.

Hollington boss praises players after dramatic title triumph

Hollington United Football Club manager Scott Price heaped praise on his players after completing a ‘double double’ in thrilling fashion.

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Rob Cross was beaten by Michael van Gerwen in the Unibet Premier League Play-Offs. Picture courtesy Lawrence Lustig/PDC

Cross beaten in Premier League semi-finals

Darts star Rob Cross was beaten in the semi-finals of the Unibet Premier League Play-Offs tonight (Thursday).

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Hastings United will line up in Bostik League South East next season.

New league to cost Hastings £10,000 in matchday income

Hastings United chairman Dave Nessling says the new division the football club will play in next season is likely to cost it around £10,000 in reduced matchday income.

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Little Common midfielder Harry Saville.

Common player to feature on FA Cup final ball

A Little Common Football Club player will have his name on the Emirates FA Cup final matchball.

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Neil Blatchly picked up two wickets for Bexhill against Chichester Priory Park on Saturday.

Bexhill left frustrated by the rain

Hamish Russell was ‘reasonably confident’ Bexhill Cricket Club’s first team would have achieved its first victory of the season had the rain not intervened on Saturday.

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Scott Ramsay has retired after a successful career in football.

Talented player calls time on successful career

One of the locality’s top footballers of the last two decades has called time on a successful career.

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Hastings Priory coach Ian Gillespie.

Hastings eager to build on strong start

Hastings Priory Cricket Club is eager to build on its winning start to the league season as it prepares for its opening home game.

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Rob Cross makes his way to the stage in Aberdeen last night. Picture courtesy Steve Welsh/PDC

Cross to face van Gerwen in Play-Offs

Darts star Rob Cross will face Michael van Gerwen in the Unibet Premier League Play-Offs after drawing his last match of the league phase last night (Thursday).

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Bexhill Cricket Club coach Hamish Russell.

We’re on the right lines, says Bexhill coach

Bexhill Cricket Club is ‘on the right lines’ according to coach Hamish Russell, despite losing its first two competitive games of the season.

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Hastings United will play in Isthmian League - South East next season.

Hastings discover opponents in new-look league

Hastings United Football Club has today (Thursday) discovered its provisional league opponents for next season.

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Matt Peters scored an unbeaten half-century with the bat at number nine during Bexhill's defeat to Mayfield.

Bexhill coach praises ‘hugely improved performance’

Bexhill Cricket Club coach Hamish Russell praised a ‘hugely improved performance’ in its opening league game of the season.

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John Morgan starred with bat and ball during Hastings Priory's victory over Ifield.

Priory start season with away victory

Hastings Priory began their 2018 Sussex Cricket League Premier Division season with a victory on Saturday.

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Shawn Johnson bowling for Bexhill during their Gray-Nicolls Sussex T20 Cup first round defeat at home to Mayfield last weekend. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Mid-table is where I’d hope to be, says Bexhill coach

Bexhill coach Hamish Russell says he would be content with a mid-table position as the cricket club prepares to begin its league campaign.

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Joe Billings is back from Australia and set to play in Hastings Priory's opening Sussex Cricket League fixture of the 2018 season.

Hastings eager to hit the ground running

Hastings Priory coach Ian Gillespie stressed the need for the cricket club to hit the ground running at the start of its 2018 Sussex Cricket League Premier Division campaign.

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Hastings United are through to the Bostik Development League Cup final.

Four-star Hastings book cup final spot

Hastings United Football Club is through to the Bostik Development League Cup final.

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Davide Rodari on the attack during Hastings United's 2-1 defeat at home to Sittingbourne last weekend. Picture courtesy Scott White

Hastings boss targets three key additions

Hastings United Football Club manager Chris Agutter has outlined his intended summer shopping list as he plots what he hopes will be a promotion push next season.

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