SPORTING MEMORIES: 25 amazing photos of sport in Weston from years gone by
PUBLISHED: 13:00 16 June 2019 | UPDATED: 15:30 05 July 2019
Wildcats Netball Team with their Captain Sarah Becket
receiving a trophy from Karen Drake Weston and District
Netball League Chairman.
4-10-00 Q10-60-00-14 MA
The Mercury's monthly sporting nostalgia feature, Sporting Memories, returns for its second instalment - as chief reporter Sam Frost delves deep into the archives to share some of the best photos from 2000.
Weston Water Polo coach Mike Coles with the team receiving
new shirts from Ted Mangan Managing Director of Acoustic
24-9-00 P26-155-00-2 DK
Mercury photographer's Mark Atherton and the now-retired David Kenneford have never failed to capture the action from the pitches, pools and courts around the town - with thousands of brilliant pictures buried in the database from decades gone by.
This month's edition features Hornets Rugby Club, Weston Hockey Club and action from Banwell Football Club's five-a-side tournament.
MORE: 25 more sporting pictures from 2000
Soccer Atwell Shield East Worle V Bournville
2-5-00 F29-174-00-8 DK CongresburyVUphill1 ;
Cricket Congresbury V Uphill Castle. Jack Rowan batting
for Uphill with Congresbury WK Paul Brean.
17-6-00 J11-62-00-20 MA CongresburyVUphill3 ;
Cricket Congresbury V Uphill Castle. Stuart Dewer
bowling for Congresbury watched by Gareth Williams.
17-6-00 J11-64-00-10 MA WaterPolo1 ;
Water Polo Weston V Bradford on Avon. White cap WestonÕs Phil Tomlinson
18-6-00 J15-85-00-0 MA HornetsVStroud2 ;
Rugby Hornets V Stroud
14-10-00 Q22-129-00-20 MA FiveASide3 ;
Banwell Five A Side Soccer Tournament,
Kewstoke B(red&black) V Saints (black&yellow)
29-7-00 L19-114-00-34a MA LadiesHornets1 ;
Hornets Ladies Rugby Team looking for new
28-7-00 L19-109-00-25 MA MidWeekFinal ;
Cricket, Mid Week Cricket League final winners, Allerton,
with Captain Roger Duckett wearing the Trophy.
26-7-00 L15-90-00-2 MA UphillVKeynsham ;
Cricket Uphill Castle V Keynsham
John Lambert batting for Uphill.
17-7-00 K25-145-00-1 DK WsMSoccer1 ;
Weston Football Club, Kit presentation.
27-8-00 N7-37-00-22 DK VipersVBobbies1 ;
Netball Vipers(green) V Bobbie's Girls(white)
7-6-00 H23-134-00-12 MA WorleJnrsVCldn2 ;
Junior Soccer Worle U14's V Clevedon U14's
( Red )
9/4/00E17-102-00-20 HornetsVClevedon1 ;
Rugby Hornets V Clevedon
2-9-00 N15-85-00-19 MA NomadsvCrusaders ;
Weston Crusaders U12s (blue) V Milton Nomads (red)
10-9-00 P2-9-00-12 MA WsMJnrs ;
Junior Rugby Weston U10's V Clevedon
8-10-00 Q16-95-00-16a DK HornetsVChelt2 ;
Rugby, Hornets V Cheltenham.
18-11-00 S17-98-00-30 MA HennesseyShirts ;
Hennessey Honda presentation of shirts to Kingfishers
6-12-00 T14-84-00-3 DK Waterpolo3 ;
Weston Water Polo V Bradford On Avon
24-9-00 P26-156-00-11 DK WsMHockey4 ;
Hockey Weston V Robinsons. Weston Score
14-10-00 Q21-126-00-35 MA NailseaVClevedon1 ;
Soccer Nailsea Utd V Clevedon Utd
2-12-00 T2-10-00-23 DK HornetsVMatson3 ;
Rugby Hornets v Matson
9-12-00 T21-123-00-31 MA WsMVCombe2 ;
Rugby Weston V Westcombe Park
21-10-00 R2-9-00-21 DK