Central stay on course for Worthing

Banbury Central are through to the penultimate round in the Over-60s double rink competition for a place at Worthing after beating Olney 34-32.

In the first round of the South Africa Trophy, Central had a 41-35 success at Burford with Ron Havard’s rink winning 18-15 and Brenda Havard’s four winning 23-20.

John Tee’s four of Maureen Cox, Anne Norton and Ian Whelpton won 18-13 while Mike Andrew’s rink of Pam Shepherd, Mary Tee and John McGeough won 14-11.

Full bowls round-up in this week’s Banbury Guardian.