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LIFE PRESIDENTS TROPHY 2017 ADDED TO GALLERY
WINTER SEASON REPORT
Of the scheduled 34 matches in the 2016 / 17 winter season, PARIBC played 28, won 24, lost 4 and 6 were cancelled and 98 different members represented the Club in these matches. Last week saw 2 matches scheduled and the results are as follows:-
On Thurs 13/04/17 PARIBC beat Kent Police BC by 20 shots, (99 - 79) in a 6 triples meal match.
Rink 2 = Margaret Jordan, Dennis Gunn, Vic Jordan = LOST 11 - 22
Rink 3 = Jim Green, Dave Sutherland, Babs Tomlin = WON 17 - 09
Rink 4 = Sue Smith, Barry Tomlin, Dave Elliott = WON 17 - 24
Rink 5 = Guinness Whatman, Tim Fletcher, Tony Jewell = LOST 13 - 14
Rink 6 = Derrick Small, Adam Meade, Lynette Stock = WON 19 - 12
Rink 7 = Pat Gunn, Allan Buchan, Dot Elliott = WON 22 - 08, (Top PARIBC rink
So here you have the last ever report, (hurrah, cry the 3 people and that dog from Strood, who actually read this rubbish!) And the reason for the last ever report, is two fold. Firstly the Summer captain writes his own reports, (much better than these ones!) and as he is now your new Club Captain, (a bit like Brexit, too late now, as you voted for him, ho, ho!), then he will be doing the winter reports as well And secondly, after having my good name and my professional bowls quality, tainted, besmirched and dragged through the gutter, at the club’s AGM on Wed night, by that dodgy builder bloke, (don’t mention my bl**dy roof, ho, ho!!!), I’m off to play men’s Kent League for my new club, Sevenoaks IBC, (this season they played 26 games and lost all 26, so I’m thinking, I might get a game or two?!), as long as they can get me a parking permit for their car park which is now not free, as it has become council run and chargeable!
After numerous team changes and the club running out of tippex to constantly alter the team sheet, we played Kent Police BC in the 2nd leg of the new “Lew Hart Trophy” game. PARIBC held a 23 shot advantage from the first leg game back in December 2016, (a match won by 106 shots - 83 shots) and this was followed up by a 20 shots victory today, (99 - 79), which meant that PARIBC were the first winners of this trophy, which has been kindly donated by 4 members of the Kent Police BC team. Bill Duncan from the Kent Police BC gave a short, but eloquent speech, at the meal and summed up perfectly what Lew Hart and obviously, this memorial Trophy, stood for.
On rink 2, we nearly, (I did say, nearly!), saw a smile from Madge Jordan, before her and her hubby Vic, go outdoors in their quest for summer trophies, (don’t mention the Lyme Regis 2017 open, otherwise you will be there all day!). I guess Dennis Gunn must have been kept busy on this rink, as he couldn’t eat his pudding come meal time, for which yours truly and captain Tubbs Tomlin were most grateful!. Rinks 3,4 and 5 saw the “roses” on each rink, keep the thorns in check, but I shall leave you to work out who was the particular “rose” on each of these rinks. And do I mean females? Well maybe not! On rink 5, having learnt at the AGM on Wed night, all about the terrible “bobbling” of the new green, then the worst bowler in the Club was proving this to be the case and asked if he could get the Dyson out at the tea break, but this request was turned down! No bobbling at Sevenoaks IBC, I hear! Rink 6 saw a nervous Derrick Small grow into the game and bowl well, the further it progressed, as he played along side his esteemed County and National team mates. Rink 7 was loaded to the gunnels, enough said, with the Club’s Scottish overseas player, apparently just there as the eye candy, although more a thistle than a rose, we are led to believe! Thanks to Nicola, Adrian and plethora of girls / boys in the TV lounge / kitchenette for the food and to Jackie for the bar.
On Sat 15/04/17, the match against Thurrock BC was cancelled by the Oppo as they could not raise a team. And with that another winter season has been completed. A most successful season on the green, but it was dominated by the sad events off the green and the loss of so many good people, which to a degree the club is still struggling to recover from, but is getting there, slowly but surely. Thanks to all those who did their bit and more during the season, all that unseen work behind the scenes, that has to be done, to ensure the success of the Club in general, both on and off the green. However, the usual plea is for more people to get involved, it can’t be left to the usual same old, (and not so old!), faces all the time!
27 people played 8 or more of the social games over the season, to qualify for the last ever Player Of The Season comp, (best 8 scores) and we had joint winners with Tony Jewell and Babs Tomlin, both scoring 243 shots. So well done to them and their pics are on the relevant website gallery page. “Guinness” Whatman was in 3rd place with 229 shots and Barry Tomlin, 4th with 226 shots. So in the 6 years of this comp., we have had 6, (well 7, with this years joint winners), different winners, so perhaps it was a comp that did work, as all were in with a chance of winning the trophy. And we remember all those complaints from people in the first year of it running, of them having to fork out 10p to enter it! Hopefully someone will devise a new comp for next year onwards.
Enjoy your bowls this summer, if you play either outdoors, indoors, or even both and I look forward to playing against PARIBC for my new club, once you have sorted the bobbling green out! If you are going to Potters with PARIBC in May, then I hope you enjoy that as well and with the number of PARIBC dream teams, (self selected or just drawn), competing, then it would be a disappointment not to see them fill a lot of the 8 quarter final places. Finally to those 3 people and 1 dog who read the reports over the years, it has been a pleasure, to waffle on for you!
Up the Arthur!
Kind regards, from your correspondent, a non - Kent League, (both men and women’s!), player………in fact a non - bowler, full stop!*********2016 / 17 WINTER SEASON PARIBC SOCIAL MATCH STATS:-
Of the scheduled 34 matches in the 2016 / 17 winter season, PARIBC played 28, won 24, lost 4 and 6 were cancelled and 98 different members represented the Club in these matches.
MATCHES SCHEDULED = 34, (ALL 34 AT HOME)
MATCHES PLAYED = 28
MATCHES CANCELLED = 06, (ALL 06, BY THE OPPO)
PARIBC WON = 24
PARIBC LOST = 04
AND 98 DIFFERENT PARIBC MEMBERS TURNED OUT TO PLAY IN THESE MATCHES, OF WHICH, 27 PARIBC MEMBERS PLAYED 08, (APPROX ¼ OF SCHEDULED MATCHES), OR MORE, MATCHES
The full list of results, scores, top rinks, etc. are shoown below
DAY DATE MATCH HOME TEAM SHOTS AWAY TEAM SHOTS RESULT TOP P.A.R. IBC RINK SUN 09/10/2016 TRIPLES (8) P.A.R. IBC * FORD SPORTS BC * CANCELLED - Opposition could not raise a team *** WED 12/10/2016 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC 130 KINGFISHER BC 82 PARIBC WON by 48 shots Margaret Jordan, Vic Jordan, Dave Cook SUN 16/10/2016 TRIPLES (8) P.A.R. IBC * UK PAPER BC * CANCELLED - Opposition could not raise a team *** SAT 22/10/2016 RINKS (4) P.A.R. IBC 90 LONDON SEC. ASSOC. BC 66 PARIBC WON by 24 shots Jim Green, Andy Walker, Margaret Head, Dave Cook SUN 23/10/2016 RINKS (6) P.A.R. IBC 158 THAMES SPORTS BC 69 PARIBC WON by 89 shots Bryan Allen, Carol Webster, Rose Gibson, Lynette Stock THURS 27/10/2016 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC 105 WROTHAM BC 97 PARIBC WON by 02 shots Margaret Jordan, Tim Fletcher, Dot Elliott SAT 29/10/2016 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC 88 BECKENHAM & BROMLEY BC 107 PARIBC LOST by 19 shots Tony Jewell, Rose Gibson, Babs Tomlin SAT 05/11/2016 TRIPLES (8) P.A.R. IBC 152 QUEENBOROUGH BC 115 PARIBC WON by 37 shots Tony Jewell, Fran White, Barry Tomlin SUN 06/11/2016 TRIPLES (8) P.A.R. IBC 163 KINGS BC 94 PARIBC WON by 69 shots Bill Howlett, Carol Webster, Dave Hood THURS 10/11/2016 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC 109 KINGFISHER BC 77 PARIBC WON by 32 shots Dave Brown, Bill Duncan, Tim Fletcher SAT 26/11/2016 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC * MURRAYFIELD BC * CANCELLED - Opposition could not raise a team *** SUN 27/11/2016 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC 127 CLIFFE BC 69 PARIBC WON by 58 shots Tony Jewell, Rose Gibson, Babs Tomlin THURS 08/12/2016 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC 106 KENT POLICE BC 83 PARIBC WON by 23 shots Tony Jewell, Sylvia Taylor, Carol Webster SAT 10/12/2016 RINKS (6) P.A.R. IBC 125 DARTFORD INVICTA BC 76 PARIBC WON by 49 shots Val Hart, George Hattrill, Arthur Hart, Keith Sheepwash SUN 11/12/2016 RINKS (6) P.A.R. IBC 157 THAMES SPORTS BC 63 PARIBC WON by 94 shots Val Cook, Tony Hoy, Eddie Bell, Dave Cook SAT 17/12/2016 TRIPLES (8) P.A.R. IBC 228 CIVIL SERVICE BC 72 PARIBC WON by 156 shots Barry Tomlin, Trevor Bishop SUN 08/01/2017 TRIPLES (7) P.A.R. IBC 138 KINGS BC 87 PARIBC WON by 51 shots Bryan Allen, Dave Sutherland, Carol Webster SAT 14/01/2017 TRIPLES (7) P.A.R. IBC * FORD SPORTS BC * CANCELLED - Opposition could not raise a team *** THURS 26/01/2017 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC 97 WROTHAM BC 92 PARIBC WON by 05 shots Bryan Allen, Malcolm Clark, Vic Jordan WED 01/02/2017 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC 115 ROCHESTER BLIND BC 74 PARIBC WON by 41 shots Malcolm Clark, Eric Clive SAT 04/02/2017 RINKS (8) P.A.R. IBC 213 THAMESIDE WANDERERS BC 123 PARIBC WON by 90 shots Tony Jewell, Bryan Allen, Dean Carpenter, Babs Tomlin SUN 05/02/2017 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC 123 CLIFFE BC 81 PARIBC WON by 42 shots Chris Day, Allan Buchan, Kevin Farrell SAT 11/02/2017 RINKS (6) P.A.R. IBC 119 DARTFORD INVICTA BC 99 PARIBC WON by 20 shots Tony Jewell, Keith Sheepwash, Brian Rance SUN 19/02/2017 TRIPLES (8) P.A.R. IBC 136 QUEENBOROUGH BC 79 PARIBC WON by 57 shots Margaret Jordan, Glynis Whatman, Dave Hood SAT 25/02/2017 RINKS (8) P.A.R. IBC 197 THAMESIDE WANDERERS BC 116 PARIBC WON by 81 shots Margaret Jordan, Sue Whittaker, Dave Elliott, Barry Tomlin SUN 05/03/2017 TRIPLES (8) P.A.R. IBC 162 CIVIL SERVICE BC 102 PARIBC WON by 60 shots Sue Smith, Dave Elliott, Barry Tomlin SAT 11/03/2017 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC 75 LENHAM BC 110 PARIBC LOST by 35 shots Luke Bramwell, Glynis Whatman, Barry Tomlin SUN 12/03/2017 RINKS (7) P.A.R. IBC 144 THAMESIDE WANDERERS BC 110 PARIBC WON by 34 shots Glynis Whatman, Bill Howlett, Margaret Head, Dave Hood SUN 19/03/2017 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC 82 HAVERING BC 114 PARIBC LOST by 32 shots Lesley Clark, Dennis Gunn, Babs Tomlin THURS 23/03/2017 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC 91 BECKENHAM & BROMLEY BC 92 PARIBC LOST WON by 01 shot Christine Holt, Ron Lawrenson, Christopher Holt SAT 25/03/2017 RINKS (6) P.A.R. IBC * WICKFORD BC * CANCELLED - Opposition could not raise a team *** SUN 26/03/2017 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC 131 FORD SPORTS BC 68 PARIBC WON by 68 shots Pat O'Meara, Joe Major, Babs Tomlin THURS 13/04/2017 TRIPLES (6) P.A.R. IBC 99 KENT POLICE BC 79 PARIBC WON by 20 shots Pat Gunn, Allan Buchan, Dot Elliott SAT 15/04/2017 TRIPLES (8) P.A.R. IBC * THURROCK & DISTRICT BC * CANCELLED - Opposition could not raise a team ***
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