Bowls news and results

After their mid-week defeat at the seaside, Newick were much better at home against local rival teams.

A ladies midweek game was rained off. We all need a decent spell of weather to get us some fingertip bowling. In the meantime it’s heave-ho!

RESULTS. Wednesday May 15, Newhaven 71, Newick 64: P Blackman 20, Chris Robey 14; T Bradbury 13, Maurice Awcock 20; P Tyrell 20, Tommy Towner 13; A Burt 18, Colin Heasman 17. Saturday May 19, Newick 94 Barcombe 59: Jonathan Couper 18, Henry Bunney 20; Tommy Towner 30, Sean Smith 11; Des Foord 32, Derek Stewart 12; Maurice Awcock 14, John Osmond 16. Sunday May 20, Newick 74 St Francis 58: Ken Cunningham 19, David Hook 17; Keith Mellor 12, Molly Batchelor 26; Bob Younger 14, Colin Parks 11; Colin Heasman 29, Christine Ball 4.

Uckfield Bowls Club results. Friendly Matches: Pembury 51 Uckfield 67: P Rutherford won 18-10; P Soper won 23-8; A Wainwright won 19-10; H Eason lost 7-23. Nutley 43 Uckfield 50: T Smith 10 D Thorogood 18; I Clark 19 P Pidgeon 12; M Robinson 14 R Gorringe 20. Uckfield 69 Crowborough Wolfe 50: M Woodhams 18 B Thornely14; A Wainwright 29 R Fuller 7; D Bissett 12 P Hounslow 13; L Walsom 10 A Atkinson 16.