Grand end to the season for Boyle Park

Some of the Boyle Park Bowling Club prizewinners are pictured here from left - Janet Milne, Chic Williamson, Ryan Sturrock, Fred Findlay, Carole Young, Eric Phillip, Bob Beattie and Lily Byrne.
Some of the Boyle Park Bowling Club prizewinners are pictured here from left - Janet Milne, Chic Williamson, Ryan Sturrock, Fred Findlay, Carole Young, Eric Phillip, Bob Beattie and Lily Byrne.

Boyle Park Bowling Club held its closing game of the season on Sunday, September 29 to bring another successful year to a satisfying end.

The day’s spider was won by W. Roy and the winners of the closing game and S and L Trophy were B. Prophet, W. Roy and R. Wallace.

Runners-up were J. Simpson, T. Cormie and W. Hutchison.

The club annual general meeting followed and the following appointments were made: president - Helen Prophet; vice-president - George Galbraith; treasurer - Alison Clanton; secretary - Ian Gordon, 5 Redlands Court, East Whitburn, Bathgate, West Lothian, EH47 0LJ; ladies’ match secretary - Carole Young, 6 Ivy Terrace; men’s match secretary - Ian Moir, 62 Thornton Park.

At the close of the meeting presentations were made to Meg Simpson in recognition of 40 years’ bowling at the park, to Janet Milne retiring Secretary after 14 years and to Alice Ross retiring Treasurer after 11 years.

After the annual general meeting the prizegiving for the season was held.

The full list of prize winners were as follows:

Ladies: Championship: winner - J. Milne, runner-up - L. Byrne; Club Pairs: winner - C. Young, J. Milne; runner-up - K. Roy, M. Williamson; Points: winner - C. Young, runner-up L. Byrne;Nominated Pairs: winners - A. Ross, J. Milne, runners-up - C. Young, L. Byrne; 13 Ends: winner - P. Craig, runner-up - C. Young; Two Bowl Singles: winner - L. Byrne, runner-up - M. Williamson; Two Bowl Pairs: winners - C. Young, H. Prophet; runners-up - M. Williamson, L. Byrne; Triples: winners - A. Clanton, Ly, Bryne, C, Young; runners up - K. Roy, M. Williamson, J. Milne.

Men: Championship: winner - F. Findlay, runners-up - C. Mathieson; senior singles, winner - A. Litterick, runner-up - G. Galbraith; Sam’s Handicap: winner - R. Beattie, runner-up - C. Williamson; Hill Sheid: winner - E. Phillip, runner-up - I. Moir; Points: winner - E. Phillip, runner-up - I. Moir; Two-Bowl Singles: winner - I. Moir, runner-up - D. Christie; Consolation: winner - R. Beattie, runner-up - E, Phillip.

Nominated Pairs: winners - C. Williamson and F. Findlay, runners-up - R. Wallace and D. Christie. Club Pairs: winners - W. Hutchison and R. Beattie, runners-up - C. Williamson and G. Galbraith. Men’s Triples: winners - G. Galbraith, G. Fowler, C. Williamson; runners-up - C. Mathieson, W. Roy, R. Sturrock.

Mixed Triples: winners - C. Young, R. Sturrock, C. Mathieson, runners-up - I. Gordon, W. Roy, J. Milne; Monday Mixed: winner - E. Waddell, runner-up - D. Skinner; Pairs League: winners - J. Hendry, E. Phillip, runners-up - H. Prophet, C. Williamson.