News and upcoming events

Bridport finished their Wessex League fixture with a fine 82.54 overall win over Moonfleet’s second string.

Mike Long, Keith Jenkins, Ken Enticott and Chris Thorne won 23.16 at Weymouth with Brian Iversen, Bill Payne, Stephen Grier and Brian Rumble also recording 21.12 win.  At Bridport, Mike Fletcher, Mike Craddock, Ken Sanger and Brian Conisbee won 25.8.  Barry Mapson, Roger Cowmeadow, Bob Taylor and Ivor Parker lost 13.18, giving Bridport 14 of the available 16 points.  In a season of highs and lows Captain Chris Thorne has been badly hit by unavailability but has done a brilliant job in inspiring his side to collect the amount of points they have.

Bridport Ladies A team drew with Dorchester B in the County League.  Francis Hewitt, Laura Taylor, Pat Cornick and Margaret Clapp finished with a three count for a 20.20 scoreline.  Pamela Daters, Gill Hunt, Ann Turtell and Sue Walsh finishing 1.2 to end 21.21.

Bridport B had a runaway win in the County over 60’s league, Cowmeadow, Craddock and Jenkins destroying their opponents 32.6, David Jenkins, Derek Earwood and Paul Hallett winning 22.15.

On Sunday 19th February the Club are holding a Quizzco evening in aid of Motor Neurone Disease Research in memory of their most famous bowler Max Dare, who recently died of the disease.  If you wish to support this event please contact Brian Baker on 425247 for full details.