Leicestershire Men who won the 2018 Middleton Cup against Devon.

In a close match Leicestershire were tied at 119 - 119 shots and beat Devon on an extra end 9 - 1 to win the Middleton Cup for the first time since 1964.

CONGRATULATIONS TO... New Lount Senior Fours,
Ron Mayne, Ross Newman, Reg Burton & Dave Simpson
who reached the Final against Wiltshire

Having played and won against... Gloucestershire (25 v 5), Derbyshire (20 v 7), Yorkshire (20 v 15),
Isle of Wight (23 v 19), the foursome met Wiltshire in the final whcih proved a game too far and they finally succombed (13 v 24).  WELL DONE, NEW LOUNT SENIORS.


... whose Charity Day in aid of Cystic Fibrosis raised £1233.59 with some donations to be added in due course.

Thankyou to all who turned out and spent so generously.  Thankyou also to the members Wymeswold Club who supported Kath, giving so much of their time and energy.


Bowls England President 2018

Congratulations to Bill Smith, Goodwood BC, who took up his elected role as BE President 2018 at the Annual General Meeting held at Coventry on 24 February 2018.
Bowls Leicestershire wish him well and very much hope that his year as President is exceptional.

A CELEBRATION MATCH, Bowls England versus Bowls Leicestershire is planned for Wednesday September 12 at Thringstone Bowling Club.