Another defeat for bowls club men’s team

bowlsBy Paul Moffitt

IN the leagues, again it is the men’s 1st team at Lyme Regis Bowls Club who are struggling for points with another whitewash at home to Poole Park.

The 2nd team did well to get six points away to Portland Victoria despite losing on two rinks. The ladies were the pick this week, with a fine 8 points against West Moors at home.

Of the three friendlies played, the only win for the club was against a touring side from Bicester. The losses were against Chardstock and South Petherton.

Results
Dorset Men’s Championship:
Lyme 44; Poole Park 64.
M Heneghan, G Clode, A Weech, B Rattenbury 14-17; M McAlpine, P Eagles, R Cridge, P Moffitt 17-23; T Allman, S Pomeroy, S Chant, P Pomeroy 13-24.

West Dorset Men Div 1.
Lyme 52; Portland Vic. 50.
B Driscoll, P Stephens, B Parsons, D Meylan 21-11; R McLennan, A Henson, K Hickman, BW Payne 13-18; D Sarson, N Solomon, J Moseley, C Barber 18-20.

Dorset Ladies Div 1.
Lyme 64; West Moors 55.
H Dowling, C Pomeroy, L Broom, C Barber 18-17; J Parsons, A Darvill, A Rattenbury, P Weech 13-25; A Allman, V Henson, N Stephens, S Rowe 33-13.

Friendlies:
Lyme 71; Chardstock 84.
J Moon, L Young, D Sarson, A Nabarro 7-23; B Smith, A Curtis, P Stephens, N Solomon 20-19; R Bishop, E Sarson, B Moon, P Knight 15-29; V Henson, A Darvill, J Bishop, A Weech 29-13.

Lyme 129; Bicester Tour 73.
M Heneghan, R Turpin, J Moffitt’ S Chant 31-7; A Sherring, F Sell, A Nabarro, A Weech 27-13; A Darvill, J Sherring, B Rattenbury, Chris Barber 18-14; R Bishop, P Stephens, H Dowling, P Weech 22-23; J Bishop, D Courtenay-Smith, S Dowling, P Moffitt 31-16.

Lyme 63; South Petherton 91.
E Sarson, A Nabarro, P Knight 5-32; B Smith, D Sarson, B Rattenbury 15-13; L Young, A Rattenbury, A Weech 16-15; V Henson, A Darvill, Chas Barber 12-18; M Knight, J Kesterton, Chris Barber 15-13.

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Veteran journalist and newspaper manager Philip Evans has worked in the publishing industry for more than half a century. He started out as a reporter for Pulman’s Weekly News as a young man and went on to work for an international publishing company in the UK, South Africa and Australia before returning to Lyme Regis where he is still reporting on local events as he has done for more than 53 years.

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