First match of the season
Warwickshire Vice-presidents Bowls Association
The VPs’ first match of the season was played at Avon Valley on Sunday against Leicester City & Parks and although it was a very close game with the lead changing many times it was the visitors who came out as the victors in the end 111-109.
Doug Anderson, Mike Davies, David Goodman and Don Keen won 26-14; Jim Gardner, John Taylor, Mike Brayne and Roy Lawrence won 19-17 and Barry Lines, Megan Gilks, Len Faulconbridge and Mike Gilks won 26-17. Derek Wattison, Dave Longdon, Ian Bassnett and George Palmer lost 13-26, Bob Pacey, Brian Meacham, Brian Hunt and Mike Soloman lost 9-18 and Royston Andrews, Michael Hall, Tony Parsons and Bill Black lost 16-19.