"I am a Norfolk man and Glory in being so." Horatio Nelson

Watton lead Summer Afternoon League

In the Summer Afternoon League only six points separate the top team Watton and bottom team Hingham and the title fight is likely to go to the wire. Watton won 6-2 at home to Shropham with Gordon Stanbridge, Eugene Gillam & Dennis Gower winning 12-8, Pam Paget, Des McQuiod & Rick Adams winning 12-11 and Doreen Paffey, Roy Dolman & Don Paffey winning 13-11. Shropham’s only win was by Terry Hewitson, Kathy Girling & Gordon Wilcox by a 9-5 margin. Hingham won 6-2 away to Thetford with Eric Frary, Jock Pollock & Jane Frary winning 12-10, John Chapman, Graham Tweed & Pauline Wilson winning 14-7 & Mary Potter, Jim Roache & Keith Thomas winning 9-8. Thetford’s Colin Piper, Mick Colledge & Peter Scarborough gained their teams two points with a 13-4 win.