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Pre-season friendlies: Bideford beat Exeter City and Barnstaple Town defeat Willand Rovers Read

BIDEFORD stretched their unbeaten record in pre-season to five matches while Barnstaple Town picked up a second win in their latest outings. A young Exeter City XI visited the Sports Ground on Friday evening and Bideford claimed a 2-1 victory. Sean Downing, continuing his successful return from injury, gave the Robins a half-time lead with […]

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Match Report: Barnstaple Town 2-0 Willand Rovers

BARNSTAPLE Town were back to their best tonight as they beat in-form Willand Rovers 2-0 at Mill Road. Willand were looking to stretch their run without a Toolstation Western League defeat to 12 games, but two goals direct from Liam Gregory corners gave the home side just their second win of 2016. In an end-to-end […]

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FA Cup: Barnstaple Town 2 Willand Rovers 0

BARNSTAPLE Town beat Willand Rovers 2-0 in the extra preliminary round of the Emirates FA Cup. Town were unusually tame in the opening half with Jed Harper-Penman missing their best chance from the spot 43 minutes in. However, following some stern words from manager Barry Yeo, Town burst into life in the second period with […]

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Match report: Willand Rovers 0 Barnstaple Town 4

BARNSTAPLE Town made it two wins from their opening two Toolstation Western League Premier Division games with an emphatic 4-0 win over Willand Rovers. Newly promoted Town had previously lost 3-0 to Willand when the two sides met in the Les Phillips Cup final in May but goals from Jed Harper-Penman, Jack Jenkins, Dave Pearse […]

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