Dunlop Tankard

56 members of the club turned up to play for the Dunlop Tankard on bank holiday Monday the 7th of August.  I very entertaining afternoon was had by all with some very tight matches.  Of the 7 matches played,  in 5 of them the differential was 5 or less, in fact on 2 rinks the differential was 1 shot. The other 2 rinks decided who was second and who were the champions.

In second place were

Carol Lyons, Ian Quinn, Catherine Hackett & skip John Jowett.

The champions were

Billy Tomkins, Carmel Groarke, Tom Byrne &  skipTess Wyeth.

It was great to see some new players on the podium.

After the match Albert supplied the refreshments for the players doing his usual excellent job.

Below are some photos of the day.


Some of the 56 players who took part
Enjoying the refreshments
The Organisers – Men’s Captain Paul Kingston, President Ian Flood, Ladies Competition Secretary Hazel Higgins.
Runners Up with Paul and Ian, Carol Lyons, Ian Quinn, Catherine Hackett & John Jowett
The winners with Paul and Ian, Tom Byrne, Tess Wyeth, Carmel Groarke & Billy Tomkins.