Success in play-off finals for Featherstone

The Featherstone 'A'  team of Peter Bradley, Bernard Brotherton, John Franklin, Alan Hampshire, Tony Horobin, Jim Picken and Billy Flavell won the round robin event.  Picture: Malcolm Billingham.
The Featherstone 'A' team of Peter Bradley, Bernard Brotherton, John Franklin, Alan Hampshire, Tony Horobin, Jim Picken and Billy Flavell won the round robin event. Picture: Malcolm Billingham.
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Featherstone Indoor Bowls Club won the summer league play off finals on Saturday at York Indoor Bowls Club.

The Featherstone ‘A’ team of Peter Bradley, Bernard Brotherton, John Franklin, Alan Hampshire, Tony Horobin, Jim Picken and Billy Flavell won the round robin event against teams from Harrogate, Doncaster and Featherstone ‘B’ who also qualified.

Featherstone played consistently well all day and faced Harrogate, who were favourites to win the trophy, in the last match and beat them by six points to nil to win the competition.

It was a good start to the season, which is now in full swing, as Featherstone start the defence of their Yorkshire champions crown which they have held for the last three years.

Anyone wanting to bowl, either beginners or established bowlers, can come along to the club which is off Post Office Road next to the Featherstone Rovers ground or ring the club on 01977 690377 for more details.