FA award to long-serving league chairman

Nigel Pearce, Dennis Smith, Phil Smith and Paul Morrison

From left, Nigel Pearce, DCFA councillor and TCS SDFL vice chairman; Dennis Smith, DCFA leader of council; Phil Smith, TCS SDFL chairman and referees' secretary plus Ilsington Villa committee member) and Paul Morrison, DCFA chief executive - Credit: Al Macphee (Miracle PR)

South Devon Football League chairman and referees' secretary Phil Smith has been awarded a long-service award by the Devon FA for his services to the league and Ilsington Villa.

The presentation was made at Ilsington Villa’s ground on Saturday.