Saturday and Sunday 9th & 10th September
Buxted Park Bowls Club held their finals on Saturday and Sunday 9 & 10 September. Saturday was fine until mid afternoon when a heavy shower made conditions unpleasant for the bowlers and markers. Sunday was chilly and started to rain before the matches were completed
The results were (winners first then runners-up)
Men’s singles – Neal Parrington, John Hickey
Ladies Singles – Sue Walter , Wendy Botfield
2 wood pairs (drawn) – Eileen Morris & Graham Dale, Chris Sherwood & Dave Driver
76 up – Dave Driver, Norman Pugsley
Handicap – Dave Driver, Linda Pugsley
4 wood pairs (drawn) – Sue Walter & Pam Herbert, Norman Pugsley & Ian Macdonald
Syd Allen (2 wood singles) – Sue Walter, Sue Cosham
Australian pairs – Sue Hanlon & Dave Driver, Sue Walter & Graham Dal
Non Winners – Jenny Mitton, Keith Savell
On Sunday morning they also hosted the final of the Wickers Cup in which a team from West Hoathly of Roy Williams and Sylvia Smith beat an Uckfield team of Chris Searle & Doug Thorogood by 27 shots to 12 shots over 21 ends.
The club’s thanks go to all who supported the event including Richard Green Funeral Directors and Cranwell Wealth (our sponsors) and all members who helped marking, preparing food and getting the green ready.
Picture shows Wickers Cup from left to right – Runners-up Chris Searle and Doug Thorogood and winners Sylvia Smith and Roy Williams