Bideford rooted by Plant

Joseph Bulmer

Ladies beaten at Stoke Gabriel

STEF Lee scored for Bideford Ladies in a 2-1 defeat at Stoke Gabriel in the Westward Developments Devon Women’s League Premier Division on Sunday.

The Robins were sunk by two Laura Plant strikes and missed the opportunity to make up valuable ground on fellow strugglers Activate, who were beaten 2-0 at second-placed Totnes & Dartington.

Bideford are away to Exeter & Tedburn Rangers in the quarter-final of the league cup this Sunday.

In Division One, Ilfracombe Town’s game at Phoenix Club was postponed due to a frozen pitch. ‘Come are away to Brixham Villa this Sunday.


NORTH Molton Sports Club FC is looking for footballers to join its under-14 and under-16 girls’ sides.

Both teams currently play on Saturdays in the S1 Youth League.

“The under-16s are especially short of players and require girls from Years 10 and 11,” said the club’s head of youth football, Harry Roberts.

“Training takes place at Rocksfield on a Monday night from 6.30am to 7.45pm.”

Anyone interested is asked to contact Nic Parish on (01769) 581715 or turn up on a Monday evening.