King’s Lynn “A” team won the Albert Victor League 2019 division two and will be competing in division one next year, well done to the squad, and John Francis in his first year as a captain.
The end of the outdoor season is fast approaching, so a reminder fo events that will take place after the closing of the green (28th September).
Sunday 6th October 10.00am in the clubhouse, don’t miss it! it is your chance to be involved in the running of the club.
Sunday 27th October 12.30 for 1.00pm at the “The Ffolkes” our presentation dinner see chairman Tony Pinder for tickets.
Saturday 30th November 6.30 for 7.00pm Xmas Bingo in the clubhouse.
The club will be open for New Years Eve!! do not miss it.
The mens and ladies triples competition took place on Saturday the 14th September. Congratulations to Trevor Oakey, Geoff Upton and Alan Clark winners of the mens triples and Helen Young, Linda Oakey and Marian Upton winners of the ladies triples. There is no stopping Helen this year, her 5th succesful final !! well done Helen.
Last weekend was our finals weekend, and a brilliant weekend of bowling it was, the succseful bowlers were.
Mens 4 wood – David Mitchell
Ladies 4 wood – Helen Young
Mens 2 wood – Laurence Scott
Ladies 2 wood _ Helen Young
Ladies pairs – Helen Young & Audrey Porter
Mens pairs – David Mitchell & John Bird
Mixed pairs – Helen Young & Charlie Coates
Open 2 wood – Laurence Scott
Fixed Jack – Geoff Bonnick
Millennium shield – Alan Clark
Well done to all the winning bowlers, and a special mention to Helen who was succseful in the four finals she contested.
On Sunday the 25th August we held our “Ron Pond Trophy” competition. The competition being mixed triples, six teams took part in a close fought contest. Congratulations to Taylor Scott, Ron Graham and Kath Pinder who were the winning block on the day and are now the proud holders of the”Ron Pond Trophy” 2019. A special well done to Taylor this being her first season bowling.
Well done those who spotted my deliberate mistake, my previous news update should have read champions (2019) NOT (2020) just getting ahead of myself predicting next years results.
Conratulalations to Captain Christine Abbott and squad for succesfully defending their title, and once again are the champions (2020) of the Denton Ladies League. Our ladies are on fire this year. two league titles in as many weeks, well done our ladies.
Congratulations to the ladies of ” King’s Lynn Blue” team who were crowned champions of KL&D Ladies League 2019 at yesterdays drive. The shield was presented to captain Sally Oakley by the league secretary Helen Young. WELL DONE LADIES.
Sunday 18th August was our annual “Ray Williamson Trophy” competition. This competition is held to remember Ray, one of our well loved and repected members, supported as always by Ray’s family, who present the trophy to the successlful winning team. The weather held for the 22 bowlers who took part, congratulations to Tom Reeves and Laurence Scott who won a keenly fought final against Lesley Skinner and John Cordon.
Sunday saw our annual friendly fixture with Bedfor Priory B.C take place. It was our turn to visit and we had a brilliant day being entertained by our friends at Bedford. The weather was a little iffy with the odd shower, but not enough to spoil the bowling. As usual Bedford pushed the boat out and really looked after us. Good bowling, good atmosphere, excellent food. Thank you Bedford, look forward to your visit to us next year.