National Tony Allcock Trophy match result

Great result for the team when we won the Hertfordshire (South/West) Area Final yesterday on a neutral green at St. Albans Townsend beating Harpenden.

Our winning team will now play the winners of the Hertfordshire (East/North) who have to play their match by today. This will be against either Bishops Stortford BC or Rosedale BC

Earlier reports

Two mixed over 60’s rinks played at home this morning against Potten End BC in the Hertfordshire (South/West) Area Quarter Final of the National Tony Allcock Trophy competition and won 34 shots to 19 shots.

In the Area Semi-Final we are now drawn away to Bushey BC with the match having to be played by Sunday 25th July.

The result from today’s match was:

Area Quarter Final

Mike Poole beat Stephen Maynard of Harpenden BC 21 – 13, Mike now plays Jerry Rumball Garston BC in the Semi-Final of the National Senior Singles on this coming Monday 12th July at the Club start time 6pm.

There are four National Senior Fours Semi-Finals being played the same evening Monday 12th July on the Club’s Green where some very good bowling may be expected.

Women’s Senior Fours Hertfordshire Semi-Finals.

J Munt’s rink from Northaw & Cuffley BC will be playing N Chalcraft’s rink from Sawbridgeworth BC.

D Whybrow’s rink from Bushy BC will be playing P Rodgers’ rink from Potters Bar BC.

Men’s Senior Fours Hertfordshire Semi-Final.

R Pearce’s rink from Potters Bar BC will be playing D Large’s rink from Hoddesdon & Rye Park BC.

R Dempster’s rink from Baldock Town BC will be playing D Marr’s rink from Whitethorn BC.


Women’s Top Club – Q/F versus Herts BC.

 Tony Allcock Trophy – 2 mixed over 60 years fours – versus Potten End at home Saturday 10th July 10am.

Mixed Fours – through to Area Q/Fs Val & Alwyn Challacombe, Paddy Jones, Jenny Hart

Men’s 55+ Singles – Area Q/Fs Mike Poole playing at home Wednesday 7th July (tomorrow) at 12noon.

Men’s Pairs – Area Q/Fs Phil Russell with Jerry Rumball (Garston BC).

Women’s Champion of Champions – Area Q/F Val Challacombe.

Mixed Pairs – Area S/F Rhianna Russell & Tom Muir (Harpenden BC).

Family Pairs – Area Final Winners Rhianna & Phil Russell.


Men’s Top Ten – Q/F being played at home this coming Friday against Whitethorn BC. 

Women’s Triples – Last 16 Val Challacombe, Rhianna Russell, Cyn Blakes being played on Thursday 8th July.

Women’s Two Wood Singles – Rhianna Russell Semi-Finalist being played on our green on Wednesday 21st July 6pm or 7.15pm.

Men’s Triples – Last 16 – Phil Russell, Joe Festa, Chris Valle being played on Thursday 8th July.


Officers Singles – Quarter Finalists Peter Bowyer, Phil Russell & Mike Poole

Champion of Champions – Mike Poole will be playing in Semi-Final on Monday 23rd August.