Winter starts well for Bideford shots

Joseph Bulmer

BIDEFORD Rifle Club teams have started the winter season in good form, with three wins in the first round of the Devon County Winter League.

The Club has entered four teams in this year’s league, and the B,C and D teams were all victorious in the opening round, while the A team has to wait for their result as their opponents have been given an extension to the match period.

The B team had a 10-point win over Yealmpton, the C team had a walkover against Lustleigh A who failed to return any cards, and the D team beat their bogey score by four points.

Bideford A 483 (Martin Morgan 100) result delayed; Bideford B 479 beat Yealmpton A 469; Bideford C 469 beat Lustleigh (no cards returned ); Bideford D 455 beat Average 451