North Northumberland Bowls League
Top-of-the-table Alnwick visited Amble and not only slipped from the top but sank like a stone, leaving them in fourth place.
The score of 8-0 and shots total of 68-34 takes Amble to the top, closely followed by Wooler, whose 6-2 win and a shots score of 69-46 against Seahouses see them move into second place only one point behind.
Lesbury visited Rothbury and lost 6-2 on a shot total of 75-71. Rothbury, with two games in hand, look firm favourites to be this year’s champions.
Amble 42 519
Wooler 41 458
Rothbury 40 464
Alnwick 39 465
Lesbury 19 346
Seahouses 18 388