Fitting tribute

The second Bas Isley Trophy competition, in memory of former chairman Basil Isley, was held at CMB Bowls Club, Wisbech, on Sunday. Six teams of three competed for the trophy throughout the day and last year s winners Pete Haddon, John Holmes and Andy McEw

The second Bas Isley Trophy competition, in memory of former chairman Basil Isley, was held at CMB Bowls Club, Wisbech, on Sunday.

Six teams of three competed for the trophy throughout the day and last year's winners Pete Haddon, John Holmes and Andy McEwan had to be content with the runners-up spot this year.

The winners were Barbara Joyce, Gill Rawling and Ray Blackmore, pictured.

The competition was organised by John Fox, treasurer and green keeper, and trophies were presented by chairman Paul Bennett.

CMB Bowls Club will be holding a 24-hour pairs bowling marathon at their Railway Road premises, Wisbech, on Saturday, June 23. It will start at 6pm and run to 6pm on Sunday.

Four wood pairs will be played in two-hour sessions throughout the 24-hour period and all sponsorship money raised will be donated to the Diabetes Society.

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A prize will be awarded to the sponsor who estimates the correct number of ends played during the 24 hours.

Anyone interested in sponsoring this event should contact Paul Bennett on 01945 463788.

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