Hethersett bowls tournament raises £300 for charity

From left, Brenda Walters, John Hardy and Jack Walters with Hethersett Social Bowls Club chair Carol

From left, Brenda Walters, John Hardy and Jack Walters with Hethersett Social Bowls Club chair Carole Slaughter. Picture: Hethersett Social Bowls Club - Credit: Archant

Bowlers from across the region have come together to take part in a club's annual tournament and raise £300 for charity.

A total of 72 bowls players representing 24 teams took part in the Hethersett Social Bowls Club's (HBSC) Triples Tournament on July 29.

The tournament winner, after a close final, was Jack Walter's team from Hethersett - consisting of Jack and Brenda Walters and John Hardy.

Runners up were Alan Goldsmith's team which included Alan Goldsmith, Carole Slaughter and Keith Lake. Other semi-finalists were Phil Long's and Les Forder's teams.

From the proceeds, £150 will go to the British Heart Foundation and £150 will go to the RNLI.


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Ms Slaughter, HBSC chairman, said: 'We had a great day with plenty of sunshine although the semi and final were played in rain but that didn't damper the enthusiasm of the teams taking part.'

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