BIDEFORD Rifle Club has recorded double success in national competition with both its A and B teams winning their divisions in the National 50-metres Shooting League to round off a successful summer for the club. The A team had an unbeaten record of 10 wi

BIDEFORD Rifle Club has recorded double success in national competition with both its A and B teams winning their divisions in the National 50-metres Shooting League to round off a successful summer for the club.

The A team had an unbeaten record of 10 wins, completed with a comprehensive win over Chobham and District B to finish eight points clear of their nearest rivals.

The B team lost just once in their 10 matches, but needed to win their final round to be sure of the title and did so with victory over Basildon B.

Bideford A 1,952, Chobham and District B 1,914 - Martin Morgan 394/400; Mog Thomson 394; Ann Travis 391; Pete Thomson 390; Bart Kelly 383.

Bideford B 1,885, Basildon B 1,867 -Jonathan Morris 381/400; Yvonne Hoile 377; Keith Travis 373; John Morgan 371; Ross Prior 389 (handicap adjustment -6).