WESTWARD HO! A won the North Devon League Ladies' Division One title by a whisker.
Having overcome Ilfracombe A with maximum points, they matched Barnstaple Tarka A at the top of the table on 222 points.
They could not be separated by wins or head-to-head results but finally Westward Ho! were found to have the edge on games difference – 192 to Tarka's 180.
Crucially, Tarka dropped two points in their final game against Torrington A when Sharon Ford and Helen Beer took the first set off Julia Sloman and Tia Sloman in a tie-break before losing 6-7, 7-5, 10-2.
Sally Langford and Karen Morris dropped only one game for Westward Ho! against Ilfracombe, beating Jenny Pointer and Ali Poore 6-0, 6-0, and Elaine Cassidy and Amber Lowe 6-0, 6-0.
In their first year in the league, the Rock Park men's D team have won promotion as runners-up in Division Five.
Both Braunton men's teams have been promoted.
In Division Two, Westward Ho! D just did enough to earn the right to challenge the club's B team who were second-bottom in Division One.
In the ladies' Division Two, Ilfracombe go up with a 100 per cent record and Rock Park A can challenge Barnstaple Tarka B for their place in Division One.
Braunton B return to Division Two after one season in the third tier.