The Lower Holker Open Doubles, sponsored by Holker Estates and blessed with good weather, was won by Sue Waring (Lower Holker) and Norman McCloud (Glaxo).

The duo beat Kris Ollgivie (Lower Holker) and Ryan Smith (Walney Park) in the final.

Sue and Norman took the initiative and went into an early 10- 0 lead.

Undaunted, Kris and Ryan pulled it back to 19-18 before Sue and Norman ran out worthy winners

In the semi final the winners had a convincing 21-2 win over father and son pairing Andy and Trevor Procter (Victoria) and the runners up beat Victoria’s Alan Metcalf and Yvonne Gregory (21-8)

Lower Holker Bowling Club welcomes new members, experienced or learners. Tuition available on request. Ring 015395 58918

Entries are now being taken for Lower Holker Singles Open on Sunday July 21.

Contact Geoff Critchley on 015395 58883