MINEHEAD'S hopes of winning Division Two in the Under 13 section of the Taunton Youth Football League suffered a big blow when they lost 5-1 at home to leaders Galmington Dragons Raiders.

Although they stay second in the table, Minehead are now eight points behind Raiders who also have a game in hand.

Other local results last weekend included - Under 12, Division Two: Watchet Town 6, Bishops Lydeard Pumas 0. Under 14, Division One: Staplegrove Sinners 7, Minehead United 0. Under 16 KO Cup, first round: Bishops Lydeard 5, Minehead Youth 2.

Local fixtures - Saturday, Under 12, Division Two: Ashcott Thunder v Watchet Town Saints. Under 13, Division Two: Watchet Town Red & Blacks v Minehead Youth.

Sunday - Under 14, Division One: Minehead United v Bridgwater VPR Eag. Under 15, Division Two: Bishops Lydeard v Minehead Youth.