Shoreham Bowling Herald


Shoreham Bowling Herald

Annual End of Season Presentation & Dinner

Saturday 27th October

7pm for 7:30 start. At Adur Indoor Bowls Club.

Raffle prizes needed No bric a brac Please.

Shoreham Bowls Club AGM will be held at the Clubhouse Buckingham Park 7pm 30th October.

All club members are encouraged to attend Tea & Biscuits available.

Please support YOUR club.

September's Bonus Ball winner is John Wilmshurst with No 27.


Well done John!

Friday 28th September the last event of the Summer season

Friar Tuck & BBQ starting 10:00 £3 per head to include BBQ playing or not, come along and have a laugh

Weekly News 17th to 22nd September


Only one match played this week when Shoreham BC went to play Peacehaven BC in a 3 Rink Friendly. The match was out in a very friendly atmosphere and a good time had by all, with Peacehaven being great hosts. The match was won by Shoreham 70-39 winning on two rinks, Mike Harding,Jenny Panting,Mike Watts skip David Goodman 27-11, Ann Stainsby, Ray Bazen, Peter Sumner skip Dave Page 30-7.


Saturday's match at Preston BC was Cancelled, thus leaving just one more outdoor match this Tuesday 25th 2pm against Lewes BC.

Weekly News 10th to 16th September


Wednesday 12th Shoreham played host to Brighton BC in a 4 Rink friendly with Shoreham losing on 2 rinks, Mo Barnes,Gerry Page,David Clevett skip David Goodman 7-22, & Ann Stainsby, Barbara Clarke, Trevor Langrish skip Roy Webb 19-20, drawing on 1 rink, Ray Bazen, Joan Pearson, Brian Melhuish skip Peter Sumner 13-13. And winning on 1 Rink Edgar Powell, Don Peters, Richard Tourle skip Brenda Page 19-18 giving an overall score of 58-73.


Friday 14th Shoreham BC held it's annual Shoreham Masters and this year it was won by Brian Melhuish with the Runner-Up David Goodman.


Saturday 15th and Shoreham hosted a 4 Rink friendly against Rottingdean BC

being well beaten 53-93, winning on only 1 rink Sue Baker, Monika Bartlett, Edgar Powell skip David Clevett 21-17.


Sunday 16th and Shoreham BC played it's Bill Hawkins Final against Southwick Park BC at Southwick BC sadly Losing 39-29 with David Goodman, Mike Redford, John McMurran Skip Jamie Dunk losing 14-22 and Dave Page, Trevor Langrish, Norman Cosgrove skip Ron Wallace losing 15-17 giving Shoreham BC The Craddock Cup

Weekly News 2nd to 9th September


Monday 3rd Sept. Shoreham played away at Hove & Kingsway in the last Hove League match of the season, losing 2 matches, Pairs Ann Stainsby skip Trevor Langrish 11-13,,Triples of Mo Barnes,Joan Pearson skip Don Peters 14-18 winning rink of Colin Burton, Gerry Page,Brenda Page skip Dave Page 17-11, and an overall score of 42(2pts) - 42(3pts).


Wednesday 5th Sept saw Shoreham BC host a 4 Rink Friendly against Henfield BC sadly Shoreham lost 66-81, winning on two rinks, Keria Dunk,Barbara Clarke,David Turnidge skip Peter Sumner 18-15, top rink went to Pat Glynn,Chris Breeds,Colin Burton skip Brenda Page 20-16.


Saturday 8th Shoreham BC held its Finals Day.


Results are


Ladies Singles Winner, Keira Dunk 21-13 Brenda Page

Men's Singles Winner, Jamie Dunk 21-16 Mike Redford

Ladies 2 wood Winner, Dot Howe 8-7 Sue Baker

Men's 2 wood Winner, Brian Melhuish 15-1 Richard Tourle

Ladie's 4 wood Winner, Jenny Panting 52-33 Barbara Clarke

Men's Handicap Winner, Norman Cosgrove 21-11 Trevor Langrish

Men's Pair's Winners Jamie Dunk & Roy Webb 18-16 John McMurran & Peter Sumner

Mixed Pair's Winner's Brenda Page & Roy Webb 12-11 Richard Tourle & Mary Turnidge

Veteran's Winner David Goodman 10-8 Richard Tourle


Photo's of the Winners & Runner's-up can be found in the Photo's Section.


Sunday 9th Sept.

Shoreham's Keira Dunk reached the Semi-Finals losing to James Brennan but won the 3rd Place playoff. Very well done Keira.



Congratulations go to Keira Dunk on representing Sussex U31s in the Amy Rose Cup at Leamington Spa. Where they won their first match but lost the second by just 4 shots, a great experience for Keira who now goes to Seaford BC this Sunday in the under 18s Sussex singles.


Good Luck Keira

Weekly News 27th August to 2nd September


Thursday 30th saw Shoreham play Vicarage BC home & away in a Bill Hawkins Semi-Final, with the home team of David Goodman, Mike Redford, John McMurran skip Jamie Dunk winning 29-8 & the away team of Dave Page, Trevor Langrish, Norman Cosgrove skip Ron Wallace all so winning 17-15 griving an overall score of 46-23, Shoreham will now play Southwick Park on Sunday 16th Sept with a 10:00 start at Southwick BC.


Saturday 1st September Shoreham hosted their last Stracey League match of the season against Lancing BC sadly losing 44(0pts)-110(10pts).


Sunday 2nd and a Shoreham team of David Goodman, Dave Page, Mike Redford skip Jamie Dunk played Horsham BC in the Edward Rowland Final at Burgess Hill BC,on a very hot day, a slow start by Shoreham being 1-4 down after 3 ends, Shoreham started to rally and after 7 ends were 14-4 up, Shoreham kept up the pressure with Skip Jamie Dunk drawing many winning shots and after 15 ends had increased their lead to 20-12 at the end of the 19th end the score was 23-13 to Shoreham, when Horsham decided to shake hands, thus giving the Edward Rowland Cup to Shoreham,

The Edward Rowland Winners 2018

Mike Redford, David Goodman,Jamie Dunk, Dave Page

Weekly News 20th August to 26th August


Wednesday 22nd Shoreham played a 4 Triples friendly at Saltdean BC losing 56-68, winning two matches Richard Tourle, Gerry Page skip Dave Page 14-11, David Goodman, Brenda Page skip Roy Webb 16-12, Mike Watts, Mary Turnidge skip David Turnidge drew 18-18 and Ann Stainsby, Don Peters skip David Clevett losing 8-27.


Friday night saw Shoreham play their last Adur League match against league leaders Southwick BC at Southwick, winning on three rinks,and winning overall 83(10pts)- 72(4pts) which handed the League to Southwick Park, the seconded time this season Shoreham have helped Southwick Park to League wins ( Brighton&Hove League).


Saturdays match against Southgate Park was Cancelled.