Sidford celebrating promotion back to Division One

PUBLISHED: 10:04 24 September 2015 | UPDATED: 10:04 24 September 2015

Tennis - generic picture

Tennis - generic picture

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Sidford Tennis Club are celebrating a very successful season in the ladies’ Exeter and District League, writes Linda Morton.

The team gained promotion back to Division One after coming through some hard fought matches which saw them finish second to Torquay B.

The Sidford team comprised: Emma Fidge (captain), Marilyn Barlow, Jane Chalk and Jacqui Warrender, Linda Morton, Sue Billinghurst and Mo Borer.

In other club news, Marilyn Barlow and Emma Fidge won the Dartmouth Regatta Ladies Doubles tournament. The success means the pair has won the competition four time in the last five years!

The club’s winter junior coaching course has now started with Sue Wiltshire and Daryl Bass. Anyone interested in joining the course can contact Sue (Wiltshire) on 07402047011 or email at

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