Chard's Ellie Seward shoots to victory...

THERE was success for Chard’s Ellie Seward in the Portuguese Shooting Championship last week.

Seward finished two points ahead of the field in the Womens’ Trap event scoring 38 points in her five rounds.

Seward led a strong showing from the England team with Abbey Ling (6th), Andrea Swatts (7th), Jacqui Lewis (11th) and Gill Hall (13th) all finishing in the top 15.

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