John’s triple triumph

Brentwood Bowling Club stalwart John Howard is celebrating success in annual competitions by winning three major individual awards.

John, who is club chairman, regained the prestigious Championship title which he last won 31 years ago. In addition, he has also won the Pratt Singles and the Masters competitions.

In the ladies’ competitions, Kate Davies featured strongly, winning two individual honours and a pairs award.

THREE AWARDS: John Howard pictured during the clubs finals weekend
THREE AWARDS: John Howard pictured during the clubs finals weekend

Finals of most of the club competitions were held during the weekend of 12th – 13th September, with two still to be played.

Trophies will be presented at the club’s annual awards dinner on 7th November.


Howlett Trophy: Alison Hare and Kate Davies. Runners-up: Brenda Watson and Kath Jolly.

Andre Pairs: Geoff Byatt and Ted Vidler. Runners-up: Patrick Miller and John Howard.

Ted Cook Pairs: Les Powell and Ron Lofts. Runners-up: Roy Francis and Richard Rose.

Ladies’ Handicap: Marina Thorne. Runner-up: Maureen Jaycock.

Canfield Pairs: Dave Morris and Richard Rose. Runners-up: Paul Harrison and Ron Lofts.

Two Wood Sngles: Kath Jolly. Runner-up: Marje Shute.

Masters: John Howard. Runner-up: Kate Davies.

Men’s Fixed Jack: Adam Smith. Runner-up: Fred Wasmuth.

Ladies’ Fixed Jack: Kate Davies. Runner-up: Sue Hickman.

Pratt Singles: John Howard. Runner-up: Fred Wasmuth.

Junior Championship: Roy Francis. Runner-up: Paul Harrison.

Plate: Kate Davies. Runner-up: Barbara Jolly.

Stewart Cup: Ted Vidler. Runner-up: Geoff Byatt.

Jubilee Trophy: Alison Hare. Runner-up: Brenda Watson.

Ladies’ Champonship: Pam Robinson. Runner-up: Maureen Jaycock.

Men’s Championship: John Howard. Runner-up: Richard Rose.

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