TAUNTON School swimmers took part in the South-West Swimming Championships in Plymouth.

Lydia Lavallin and Robyn Edwards both became regional 15 years champions at the event, with Lydia winning the 50m, 100m and 200m breaststroke and Robyn the 200m backstroke and a bronze medal in the 100m back.

Kirstie Manning took the bronze medal in the 17 years 200m butterfly while Chris Wilson, the school’s swimming captain, also secured a bronze medal in the 15 years and over medley relay.