Torquay United striker Rene Howe is all set to tie the knot
CONGRATULATIONS!: To the Gulls' centre-forward Rene Howe and his partner Debora Whitham, who have announced their engagement.
The couple are also expecting their first child in six weeks' time.
Rovers winger ruled out after Joe tackle
'BROG' ROCKED: Joe Oastler's red-card second booking at Bristol Rovers last Saturday may have looked a tad harsh, but even he didn't dispute the first.
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Sure enough, Rovers' winger Fabian Broghammer was still recovering from concussion three days later and missed Tuesday's trip to AFC Wimbledon.
Gulls players bid to generate Mo money
THE 'TACHE' IS BACK!: All United's players are signing up for 'Movember', the annual moustache-growing campaign to raise funds and awareness for men's health, notably prostate and testicular cancer.
It always leads to some laughs, as some growths proceed at greater pace than others, but it's all in an excellent cause.
Kick It Out day comes to Plainmoor
KICK IT OUT: United's home game against Morecambe on Saturday will mark One Game One Community – Kick It Out day at Plainmoor.
Players, officials and even Gilbert The Gull will be wearing T-shirts.
Manager Martin Ling and assistant Shaun Taylor have judged a poster and poem competition at nearby Westlands School, and the winners will be presented with their prizes before kick-off.
Sponsors wanted for Inspirations side
BACKING WANTED: United's Football In The Community Sports Trust are looking for sponsors for the club's Inspirations Disability Football team.
Fortnightly training sessions (every other Saturday 9am-noon) at Paignton Community College are busy, but the club could do with help for kit, travelling and other expenses.
Anyone interested should contact 01803 322551 or firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Many happy returns
HAPPY BIRTHDAY: To United midfielder Damon Lathrope – he'll be 23 on Sunday.