Vets success for Tod Park bowlers

TODMORDEN Park were successful in the final of the Hebden Royd Veterans knockout competition held at Walsden Bowling Club.

Their opponents were Ripponden Bowling Club and both teams had won three previous rounds to reach this stage.

Todmorden were giving eight start to their opponents, but on the day they played the Walsden green very skilfully and managed to win five out of the six games and the match by a total of 16 points.

Individual scores were: J Hartley 21, J Brook 10; H Ashworth 21, N Brown 19; R Wolsey 21, D Berry 16; D Hudson 21, B Winrow 12; B Gunnill 15, A Houlker 21; J Simpson 21, M Smith 18.