Horncastle Bowls Club gala proves to be a success again

Ken Argent, Jacquie Thomas and Paul Thomas being presented with their prize by club treasurer Trisha Scholey.
Ken Argent, Jacquie Thomas and Paul Thomas being presented with their prize by club treasurer Trisha Scholey.

Horncastle Indoor Bowls club hosted their annual Bowls Gala and Craft Fair in aid of Cancer Research, and once again it was a great success.

The event, run by George Lancaster and Neil Rodgers, saw 20 teams of three come together from around the county to compete for the annual title, sponsored Spinky Signs and HIBC.

The day raised in excess of £900 for Cancer research.

This year’s winners were K. Argent with Mr & Mrs Thomas.

The runners-up were J. Scholey, J. Brown and M. Brown with N. Burton, P. Ulyatt and S. Alison third.

Club results:

County Men’s Fours: Horncastle 12 Spalding 24 - Tracy Nunn, Phil Boulton, Keith Jackman and Paul Bark 12 Matt Whyers, Graham Smith, Martin Spencer and Matt Orrey 24.

Friendly: Horncastle 79 Lincolnshire BE VP’ss 122.

LIBA Over 60s Men’s Division Two: Horncastle 117 (18) Skegness 78 (0) - G. Lancaster won 30-14, N. Rodgers won 16-15, J. Bontoft won 21-16, D. Wells won 27-18, J. Day won 21-18.