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Another successful end of month chicken run attended by thirty four members. The lady winner was Yvonne Yarrow and the men’s winner was Dave Thomas. Mary Saunders and Peter Wallis won the eggs. The chickens were donated by Jan and Mick Soars, the eggs were donated by Ian and Julia Hamilton.


On Thursday 28th March we held our end of season lunch. The lunch was well attended by the Matadors and Toreadors. What another great afternoon enjoyed by all in lovely sunshine. The Captains of both teams thanked everyone for all there support through out the season.


On Saturday 30th March we held our annual Captain v Chairman competition. Played on a lovely sunny morning, it was a very competitive competition played in good humour. This year it was the turn of the Captain’s team to win, Chairman Chris Harding presented the cup to Captain Chris Merry and Vice Captain Jan Gatward. Following the competition we all enjoyed a lovely buffet and drinks.


Wednesday 3rd April

This was Monte Mar last match of the season and it was against a lovely team of players from La Siesta. We won on three rinks and lost on two. Afterwards we had a meal which was enjoyed by all. Winning rinks Pauline Merry, Ronnie Cairns, Danny King skip Chris Merry, Sheila Roberts, Chris Harding, June Young skip Alan Ashberry, Gina Hindle, Harry Dobson, Janet Gatward skip Jack Burrell.

Shots Monte Mar 94 – 79 La Siesta.
Points Monte Mar 8 – 4 La Siesta.

Well done to the squad and thanks from Dave Melville and Chris Merry.

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