New Bristol Rovers manager, John Ward, secured his first win in charge with a derby day win over Plymouth. Fielding three new signings, the home side led 2-0 at half time with goals from Joe Anyinsah and Matt Lund.
Fellow strugglers, Plymouth, gave themselves hope with a Connor Hourihane goal just after the hour. But Rovers held on for a vital win which boosts their survival hopes.
Yeovil Town won for a club record 8th time in a row. Bristol Rovers also won, Cheltenham drew and Bristol City lost in the Severnside derby.
There were wins today for both Bristol clubs and Yeovil Town. Swindon Town could only draw and Cheltenham Town slipped to defeat.
Bath have beaten West Country rivals Gloucester 32 - 5 in the LV= Cup.