Husband and wife champions

Alnwick Bowls Club

Ray Topping beat Alan Tait 21 shots to 10 shots to become Men’s Champion in the Dukes Medal at Alnwick, on Friday evening.

That made it a husband-and-wife double, after Ray’s wife Dorothy beat Carol Hume 21 shots to 10 shots to become the Ladies Champion in the Alder Cup one month earlier.

County Clegg League

After a couple of good results in the past two weeks, Alnwick lost heavily on all four rinks to St George’s.

The score was Alnwick 49 shots to St George’s 101 shots; Alnwick 0 points, St George’s 14.