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Year

Winner

Runner-up

2018

Dean Rudman, Mike Conway, Terry Griffiths & Rita Hancock

Aston Ingham

Betty & Harold Aubrey, Gill & Tim Rigden

Weston

2017

Rod Dawson, Carole Rowland, Terry Darrington & Rita Hancock

Woolhope / Fownhope / Aston Ingham

Elaine & Rob George, Dave Watkins & Les Williams

Ross

2016

George Marshall, Ian Roe, Pam & Ian Park

Ross

Gill & Tim Rigden, Betty & Harold Aubrey

Weston

2015

Joe Loveys, Luke Rawlings, Kate Williams & Tony Vitale

Gorsley / Ross / Larruperz

David Warren, David Sylvester, Terry Darrington & Rita Hancock

Aston Ingham

2014

Pam Park, Phil, Dominic & Anthony Rogers

Woolhope

Betty & Harold Aubrey, Gill & Tim Rigden

Weston

2013

Faye Middlecote, Jean Austin, Hazel & Tony Vitale

Larruperz

Ian Park, John Mills, Anthony & Phil Rogers

Woolhope

2012

Pamela & Neil Kellett, Isobel & Mark Wardley

Fownhope

Betty & Harold Aubrey, Gill & Tim Rigden

Weston

2011

Duncan Sayce, Sandra, Phil & Anthony Rogers

Woolhope

George Marshall, Tim Rigden, Betty & Harold Aubrey

Weston

2010

Duncan Sayce, Sandra, Phil & Anthony Rogers

Woolhope

Shirley & Becci Cox, Carol & Andy Mayes

Woolhope

2009

Pamela & Neil Kellett, Peter Davis, Peter Clark

Fownhope

Shirley & Becci Cox, Derek Holmes, Sue Davis

Woolhope

2008

Pamela & Neil Kellett, Brenda & Andrew Mollett

Fownhope

Colin Boyse, Jean Austin, Alf & Sheila Wye

Larruperz

2007

Terry Snow, Tim Rigden, Betty & Harold Aubrey

Weston

Lee Jones, Duncan Sayce, Sandra & Phil Rogers

Woolhope

2006

David Watkins, Tony Dew, Les Williams, James Zimmerman

Ross

Les Phillips, June Pearce, Margaret Davies, Kath Bradley

Larruperz

2005

Margaret Eggleton, David Watkins, Les Williams, James Zimmerman

Ross

Brenda & Frank Garrett, Terry Carter, Harry Walters

Ross

2004

Betty & Harold Aubrey, Mike & Tony Mortimer

Weston

Anthony & Phil Rogers, Roland & Dave Gardiner

Woolhope

2003

Hilary Mansell, Fred Jolley, Sue & John Stannard

Fownhope

Brenda & Andrew Mollett, Ron Price, Roger Hunt

Fownhope

2002

Brenda & Frank Garrett, Terry Carter, Harry Walters

Ross

Brenda & Andrew Mollett, Ron Price, Roger Hunt

Fownhope

2001

Anthony & Phil Rogers, Roland & Dave Gardiner

Woolhope

Les Phillips, June Pearce, Andy Barnes, Gavin Wright

Larruperz

2000

Les Phillips, June Pearce, Andy Barnes, Kath Bradley

Larruperz

Margaret Eggleton, Dave Luther, Les Williams, Geoff Burden

Ross

2017-18 Competition

The 2017-18 competition was held on Saturday 11 November 2017 at Ross BC with 10 teams competing initially in 3 round robin groups before 8 teams progressed to the knockout stage. The Aston Ingham team of Mike Conway, Dean Rudman, Terry Griffiths & Rita Hancock defeated Gill & Tim Rigden and Betty & Harold Aubrey (Weston) in a very tense final, opening up an 8-0 lead early on which the Weston team gradually eroded over the remainder of the match, before eventually running out of ends and falling short by one shot

Quarter Finals

Gill & Tim Rigden, Betty & Harold Aubrey (Weston) bt Heather & David Foulkes, Sheila & John Clapson (Weston) 6-2

George Marshall, Ian Roe, Ian & Pam Park (Ross) bt Merion Attwood, Janet Harris, Stephen Kite & Colin Smith (Lea) 9-3

Mike Conway, Dean Rudman, Terry Griffiths & Rita Hancock (Aston Ingham) bt John Jillings, John Mills, Shirley & Becci Cox (Woolhope) 11-1

Rob & Elaine George, Kate Williams & Les Williams (Ross) bt Jean Austin, Linda Lewis, Hazel & Tony Vitale (Larruperz) 9-3


Semi Finals

Gill & Tim Rigden, Betty & Harold Aubrey bt George Marshall, Ian Roe, Ian & Pam Park 12-5

Mike Conway, Dean Rudman, Terry Griffiths & Rita Hancock bt Rob & Elaine George, Kate Williams & Les Williams 13-4


Final

Mike Conway, Dean Rudman, Terry Griffiths & Rita Hancock bt Gill & Tim Rigden, Betty & Harold Aubrey 8-7

2017-18 Final

Winners Dean Rudman, Mike Conway, Terry Griffiths & Rita Hancock

Runners-up Gill & Tim Rigden, Betty & Harold Aubrey