finals 2018 jean and lesley

Wonderful Willian Bowls Club held it’s annual Club Finals on a lovely sunny Sunday.

Expertly organised as usual by Competitions Secretary Sam Salmon (pictured, far right)

This included a sumptuous lunch with Strawberry Pavlova and a Chocolate Birthday Cake, courtesy of birthday girl Lesley Jones !

The day saw newer members Lesley Jones and Dave Mann take honours, along with more established Willian bowlers, such as Roy Murden and John Skingsley.


Men’s Champion – John Skingsley – Runner Up – Mick Thrush – Result 21 – 11

Ladies Champion – Lesley Jones – Runner Up – Jean Avis – Result 21 – 18

Pairs Champions – Roy Murden and David Mann – Runners Up – Sam Salmon and Ken Savill 23 – 14

Sets Champion – John Skingsley – Runner Up – Sam Salmon 10 – 5, 6 – 9, 2 – 1

Novices Champion – Lesley Jones – Runner Up – David Mann – 22 – 13

Two Wood Champion – John Skingsley – Runner Up – John Atkinson – 15 – 13

Fixtures 2019

For our full fixtures list and results

Competition Draws 2019

Our competition draws for this year, updated throughout the season

Last Year's Winners

Triples Winners: Sam Salmon, Barbara Middleton & Maureen Kitchener Runners-up: Mick Thrush, Ken Savill & John Packham
Men's Championship Winner: John Skingsley  Runner-up: Mick Thrush
Ladies' Rose Bowl Winner: Lesley Jones  Runner-up: Jean Avis
Sets winner: John Skingsley Runner-up: Sam Salmon
2-Wood winner: John Skingsley Runner-up: John Atkinson
Novices: winner: Lesley Jones Runner-up: David Mann
Pairs: Winners: Roy Murden & David Mann Runners-up: Sam Salmon & Ken Savill

For last year's winners and other years please see Previous Winners