Bowdon beat Westmorland in the 1st round of the Longman Cup – 5th May

Bowdon beat Westmorland 4-3 in the first round of the Longman Cup on Thursday 5th May. The 2nd round will be away against Chester to be played by 18th July.
The team was: Adrian Apps, Mike Flannery, Andrew Whittaker & John Lambie.

Adrian (4) & John (14) beat John Shakespeare  (12) & Mike Hodgson (16) +1
Mike (11) beat Neil Adams (5) +26Andrew (10) lost to Sue Prichard (12) -1
Adrian lost to Neil -25Andrew lost to John -4
Mike beat Sue +3John beat Mike +10

Lawn availability Saturday 30th April – Monday 2nd May

As only 3 full lawns are required for the May handicap the three short lawns are available to members.
Short lawns B and C will be converted into a full lawn. Members can book short lawn A as normal and if you require a full lawn book under short lawn B.

Draw for Internal Competitions

The draws for all competitions are now on the notice board and the Website.
Please contact your opponents and inform Alan Mayne or Nigel Matthews if you have any difficulty in arranging games.
Be aware that all closing dates will be strictly enforced.
The full draw can be found by clicking here.

THE JOHN SAXBY WEDNESDAY COMPETITION

This will begin on Wednesday 30th March. The maximum number of players each week will be 24.

There will be a 50p entry fee to cover the cost of the Mars Bars and other ‘treats’ throughout the season.

Please use the on-line booking system to register your intention to play. If the list is full you may book for the following week.

The draw will be made at 9-45am and play will start at 10-00am. There will be 3 games of 90 minutes on either short or large lawns, depending on the draw.

Please bring your own lunch.

MEMBERS WHO ARE BOOKED IN FOR WEEK 1 CANNOT BOOK FOR WEEK 2 UNTIL AFTER PLAY IS COMPLETED FOR WEEK 1.

The rules of the competition can be seen by clicking here

Winter 1-Ball – Overall Winners -2022

The final 1-Ball was played on Saturday 19th March. In a very tight competition Geoffrey Hunt was the overall winter winner. Fiona Whittaker came a close 2nd with 3rd place Charles Fraser and 4th place Andrew Whittaker not far behind. Carole Kelsall wins the prize for the most games played.
Many thanks to Alan Mayne and other helpers for managing an enjoyable season of 1-ball.