House on top after seven-point victory

Bowls: House on the Green moved to top of the Federation Premier Division on a week when the unpredictable weather and other factors led to a number of postponements.

House on the Green moved to top of the Federation Premier Division on a week when the unpredictable weather and other factors led to a number of postponements.

They picked up seven points at Tungate A, winning by two shots. Whissonsett A are now second after picking up eight points away to Hickling A, winning by 13 shots. In the other game played Costessey Private A scraped home by a shot against Cawston Rebels to take seven points.

Area A leaders Mill Farm Private continued their successful run and are now 12 points clear of second placed Suffield Park A. Mill Farm won at Overstrand by 14 shots to take seven points. Suffield Park A won a close game at Trunch to take seven points. Third placed Walsingham had a comfortable 24 shot home win over Cawston A for all nine points and Cromer Crabs took five points at home to Holt Tawny Owls.

In Sub Area A Foulsham lead the way after a 50 shot away win at Holt Barn Owls. Two points behind in second place are Mundesley Haig who won at Blakeney RBL by two shots for seven points. Reepham Town played two and moved into third spot. They beat Holt Barn Owls by one shot for 7 points and Cromer Crows by 39 shots for eight points. Sheringham Morley had a good win at Suffield Park B by 13 shots for nine points.

Area B was badly affected by postponed games. The only game saw Woodbastwick winning at home to Freethorpe by 30 shots for nine points.

Sub Area B is headed by Aylsham who have a half point lead over Caister A. Aylsham took all nine points at Bacton while Caister won at home to Tungate B for seven points.

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In Area C Burlingham lead the way following a 12 shot win at Blofield Heath for nine points. Only two points behind in second spot, but having played a game more, are Salhouse Bell. They took seven points from a 17 shot win at home to Lyng and District. Hethersett Social are in third spot a further five points behind. They lost at Plantation Park by five shots, only picking up 4 points. Reepham Private had a 20 shot home win over Heartsease St Francis for nine points.

Sub Area C only had two games played. Caister Castaways won at home to Ormesby Blue by 13 shots for nine points and South Walsham Mallards picked up seven points at home to Martham. Fleggburgh Village are top with a two points lead over South Walsham Mallards.

Bircham are top of Area D, having played two games with mixed success. They took nine points at home to Gaywood Park A, winning by 22 shots, but lost at home to Docking by four shots, taking only four points. South Wootton Swan lie second 1.5 points behind but with a game in hand. They played out a draw with Gaywood Park.

Sub Area B has Fakenham Town B in a six point lead over second placed Wells Elsmith. Fakenham won at River Lane B by 26 shots while Wells beat River Lane A by eight shots.

In Sub Area E South Walsham Swans are top on 37 points after winning at Saxon by one shot.