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Vale Peter Weston

CRICKETERS across the west have been saddened to hear of the passing of cricket umpire Peter Weston from the Mitchell Cricket Council.

A century of rugby league in the west

THE first trials of season 2013 are not too far away, with some Group XI clubs heading south for the annual West Wyalong Knockout while others are preparing for the Bill “Pop” Darney Carnival in Wellington in early March as well as local pre-season games.

Jonathon has a deft touch

JONATHON POWYER’S sporting star is on the rise.The passionate touch referee has been recognised for his skills and chosen to officiate at the National Deaf Championships. In fact, he is so well-regarded, he was one of the whistle-blowers in the finals.

Brant is a chip off the old block

BRANT MANN is a talented “chippie” who dabbles in cabinet-making in his spare time – just like his dad. He is a stylish golfer with soft hands and a great chip shot –also like his dad. He’s also a hard-hitting batsman, strong off the front foot and powerful on the…

Blue Bulls sweat it out at Apex

CENTRAL WEST Rugby Union coach Matt McRobert and his staff cast an eye over their charges on a sweltering afternoon at Apex Oval last Sunday.