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Inside centre Ryan Carter makes the running. Picture: Bob Collins

Barnstaple aren’t planning for promotion yet even though they are striding on at the top of National Three South West.

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Bideford's Jono Mock scoring between the posts for their first try against Teignmouth. Picture by Kevin Crowl

Visitors Teignmouth ‘wanted it more’ on mucky day.

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Barum edge thrilling Devon derby by one

Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Barnstaple's Jordan Petherbridge was in fine form with the boot against Newton Abbot. Pic: Bob Collins

Barnstaple skipper Winston James said gritty defence was the key to the 21-20 win at Newton Abbot that keeps the Reds five points clear of Exmouth at the top of the table.

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Bideford beat Avonmouth to extend winning run

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Bideford’s winning run continued with a 14-3 victory at Avonmouth.

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Metronomic Wickett leads Bideford to win

Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Fly half Ollie Wickett made some fine kicks for Bideford. Pic: Kevin Crowl

Bideford picked up a welcome win on the road when they triumphed 22-20 at Weston.

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Brixham’s blunder keeps Barum on top

Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Barum captain Winston James takes the attck to Brixham. Pic: Bob Collins

Jordan Petherbridge kicked two penalties before half-time to give Barnstaple a 6-0 win over visiting Brixham.

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Bideford get pipped at the post by late try

Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Bideford prop forward Paul Thomas on the charge. Pic: Kevin Crowl

Bideford lost for only the third time at home this season when Camborne pipped them 17-16 with a try deep into stoppage time.

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Barum top again as admin error resolved

Wednesday, January 6, 2016
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Barnstaple are still top in National Three South West – despite an official league table staying they aren’t!

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Toby Williamson starred as Barnstaple beat Bideford

Barnstaple are hoping the injury sustained by stand-off Isaac Hydleman in the Boxing Day win over Bideford isn’t as bad as first feared.

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Wickett inspires Bideford victory

Thursday, December 17, 2015
Bideford's man of the match Olly Wickett in action against Newent. Pic: Kevin Crowl

Bideford were a bit more convincing in their 17-10 win over Newent than the scoreline suggested.

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Second-half showing keeps Barum on top

Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Nat Bayett crosses the try line in Barum's win over Old Centralians. Pic: Bob Collins

Barnstaple skipper Winston James isn’t assuming his side will be top of the tree for Christmas despite a 42-15 win over Old Centralians that keeps them a point ahead of Exmouth.

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Shebbear take North Devon U15 rugby cup

Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Shebbear are the North Devon U15 champions

Shebbear have been crowned North Devon U15 rugby champions after winning the cup final at Bideford RFC.

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Draw sees Barum relinquish top spot

Saturday, December 5, 2015
Barum remained unbeaten at home by beating Hornets. Picture: Bob Collins

Barnstaple’s 7-7 draw with Hornets may have cost them the leadership in National Three South West, but it was hardly a disaster.

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League leaders Barum slip up at Bournemouth

Thursday, November 26, 2015
Luke Berry (right) scored a conversion before going off injured on Saturday. Pic: Bob Collins

Barnstaple only had themselves to blame for the 23-7 defeat at Bournemouth that cut their lead at the top of the National Three South West table.

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Bideford win tough trip to Coney

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

A 27-24 win at Coney Hill – Bideford’s first on the road this season - kept them a safe distance away from the bottom three.

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Barum leave it late again to beat Lydney

Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Will Topps watches as Barnstaple team-mate Linford Brock makes a break. Pic: Bob Collins

Last-gasp experts Barnstaple did it again by beating Lydney 21-20 in the nick of time on Saturday to stay six points clear at the top of National League Three South West.

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Bideford were beaten by visiting Clevedon. Pic: Kevin Crowl

Bideford lost 8-6 to visiting Clevedon in a game almost ruined by high winds blowing down the ground.

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Combe too strong for Torrington in derby clash

Wednesday, November 18, 2015
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Ilfracombe extended their lead at the top of the Devon Two table by beating Torrington 10-0 - their fourth league win in as many games.

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Bideford too strong for South Molton

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Junior rugby round up in North Devon

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Lively match sees some unfortunate decisions

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Bideford slip a notch in Chard match

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

South West One rugby - Bideford

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Close win puts Barum six points clear

Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Matt Gohl - Barum's try scorer at Old Redcliffians. Picture: Bob Collins

Barnstaple’s single try is enough to overcome Old Redcliffians

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Molton grabs a second win in One

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Devon One rugby league results - South Molton

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‘Combe top after comfortable win

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Devon Two league results - Ilfracombe

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Torrington climbing the table

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Devon Two match results

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