We are sad to report that Trevor Payne from Abbots Langley BC has passed away, his funeral arrangements are Wednesday 13th Nov, 4 pm, at West Herts Crematorium, then afterwards at Watford IBC. Anne has requested no black attire please, but something yellow would be preferable.
Congratulations to Garston who won this season’s Ray Cup by beating Bushey in the Final at Herts BC, Watford on Sunday 21st July.
Congratulations to Harperbury on winning the Friday Evening League, narrowly beating Watford Cassio after an extra end on Friday 26th July.
Saturday Aug 3rd is the date for this year’s Griffin Cup Finals at Harperbury BC.
Semi-Finals at 10:00 are Croxley Guild against Berkhamsted and Bushey against Gerrards Cross. The Final is scheduled for a 2.30 p.m. start
The U18 Singles Competition, at Kings Langley BC on Sunday 9th June, produced a final, to be held on the W&D Mens Finals Day at Berkhamsted on Saturday August 31, between Jack Bunting and Toby Bunting.
U19 Finalists Toby Bunting (left) and Jack Bunting (right) with Alan Lewington (W&D President).
Congratulations to them.
Five corrections to e-mail addresses in the Handbook: –
T Smart (Berkhamsted): firstname.lastname@example.org, J. Godman (Garston): email@example.com, K Young (Gerrards Cross) firstname.lastname@example.org, M Alcock (Met Police (Bushey)): email@example.com and R Hansard (Kings Langley): 3366@firstname.lastname@example.org
John Godman’s telephone number is: 07599 092452
The Association now has a Facebook page and members and their players are invited to join the group, or at least view it on a regular basis, for the latest on the Association’s and its Members’ activities.
The page can be found by entering ‘Watford and District Bowls Association’ into the search box at the top of a Facebook page.
Alan Lewington of Watford BC is the new Association President following his election at the January AGM.
He follows Kevin Clarke who will remain on the Executive involved in marketing & publicity.
All team matches will now be played over 18 ends.
Ray & Griffin Cup semis & finals to be played all in one day.
Evening League teams can now be played as a mixed team of men and ladies if desired.