On Monday Afternoon the latest short pairs session was won by Lyn and Bill Stubbins and Glenys Barton and Jan Maxon came second out of eight pairs competing.
Nine full tables played a single winner Mitchell pairs session on Monday Evening. After a fiercely competitive evening top spot was shared by Maxwell Kynoch & Malcolm Melrose and Brian Richardson & Keith Lodge, both scoring 61.90. Separated by a tiny internal, in third were Daphne Rourke & Nicky Bainbridge with 61.61 and still within 1% of the leaders Geoff Bennett & Helen Foster scored 61.01. Brian Mawby & David Reed were fifth with 57.44 and Maxine Ross & Carole Broadhurst sixth with 54.76.
On Tuesday Afternoon of last week ten full tables, playing a single winner Mitchell movement, were led by Pat Exelby & Gerald Clay with 68.33. Brian Mawby & David Reed followed, scoring 63.33. 63.06 saw Jim & Nicky Bainbridge into third place followed by
Edwige Quick & Sue Robards with 60.56; Cynthia Martin & Malcolm Fawcett with 57.22; Roy Blackmore & Keith Montford with 55.00; and Roy Roberts & Alison Hatswell with 51.67.
Seven pairs competed in the Thursday Evening Champagne Handicap. Graham Clarke & Pat Exelby scored a strong 68.06 followed by Chris Cooper & Cecilia Walker with 56.94. Janet O’Connor and Zena Hutchinson hold the top two slots in the Champagne ladder but Daphne Rourke, Don Prowse, Cynthia Martin and Janet Stuchbury are in hot pursuit and there are still five events to go!