St Albans let lead slip in district loss

PUBLISHED: 11:14 30 April 2015 | UPDATED: 11:24 30 April 2015

Bowls stock

Bowls stock


The St Albans Bowling Club let a lead slip in a district league loss.

St Albans led on three out of four rinks after 10 ends but ended up losing by 81 shots to 63. The hosts’ top rink was Colin Smith, Phil MacArthur, Bob Pomeroy and skip Ken Budd, 21-13.

In a friendly match at Linslade, St Albans won on three of four rinks and by 88 shots to 56. The quartet of Alan Turner, Dave McManus, Paddy Boyle and skip Joyce Wilson were the top rink. St Albans also beat North Mymms 69-64 in a friendly in which they won two and lost two rinks. The highest winning rink for St Albans was that of Paddy Boyle, Bob Pomeroy and Peter Kay, 24-13.

In a mixed four-rink match, St Albans lost 84-64 to Whitethorn. Peter Kay and Bob Pomeroy were again in the top rink, this time with Eileen Cox and Alan Turner.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Herts Advertiser. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Herts Advertiser