August 8 2021
Imogen Cracknell won The Ladies Junior Singles Title today at Chew Stoke bowling club.
She won a tight game against Maddie King from Congesbury by 21 shots to 19.
Earlier in the day she lost the Senior Ladies Final to Stef Branfield from Clevedon.
The Senior men’s rink of Andy Williams, Mark Reeve, Colin Day and Tony Foxwell also lost their final 10 - 15 to a rink from Bath.
August 3 2021
Lost tonight at Ashcombe Park by narrowest of margins!
Match finished 81 - 81!
Ashcombe won extra end by a measure of 3mm!!
Good luck to them in the semi final!
August 1 2021
COUNTY COMPETITIONS SEMI FINALS.
A good day for the Deane today at Ashcombe Park.
Imogen Cracknell TD. 21. Olivia Starr Br. 19.
Ladies Junior Singles.
Imogen Cracknell 21. Olivia Starr. 16.
Two great wins for Imogen!
Senior Men’s Fours.
Alec Carmichael, Andy Williams, Colin Day, Tony Foxwell, 18.
Castle Cary, 9.
Finals next Sunday!
July 31 2021
Mixed Results for Ladies County Competitions.
Narrow defeat at Taunton in Fear Plate last night.
Recovered well to win Southey Trophy quarter final this morning against Bridgwater.
Won 3 disciplines to 1.
Turnball Cup. (County Competition)
Banwell 55 - Taunton Deane 76
Quarter final next!
July 14th 2021
Turnball Cup. (County Competition)
Good win tonight at Eastover Park.
Won on three rinks, lost on one.
Taunton Deane 89. Eastover Park 67.
Next round, Tuesday 27th July.
3rd July 2021
Another tight game today against Ashcombe Park.
The Deane won the Singles and Fours.
Ashcombe Park the Pairs, with the Triples drawn!
Result in doubt until final end of the fours.
Taunton Deane 2+half. Ashcombe Park 1+half.
1st July 2021
Bowls England Champion of Champions.
Good win for Lynn Williams at Ilminster this pm.
In a high quality game she overcame Debbie Hawker by 21-11.
26 June 2021
Good win this morning again Taunton.
Taunton won the singles and fours with the Deane winning the Pairs and Triples.
The match was decided on shots with our Ladies winning 66-55.
21 June 2021
Ladies Somerset County League.
A good start in our first match at Yeovil.
Won the match by one shot!
Thanks to Matt Hamilton for setting up the league.
Hope it grows from these beginnings!
17 June 2021
National Championships. Mixed Results.
Disappointing loss to Wellington in the Men’s Top Club.
Lost both singles and pairs but won the triples and fours to lose 3-2.
Ladies Champion of Champions.
Good win for Lynn Williams over Lesley McLaren of Severalls Jubilee.
Despite leaving her woods on her driveway, husband to blame, she managed
a 21-17 win.
Thanks to Hiliary Leaman of Severalls for the loan of her woods!
16th June 2021
National Men’s Double Rink.
Narrow win tonight for Taunton Deane A v Westlands by 29 shots to 24.
K. Cottrell, M. Reeve, N. Nation, B. Southward. 20 - 9.
A. Carmichael, L. Batten, C. Day, T. Foxwell. 9 - 15.
Next round away at Ilminster.
13 June 2021
County Mixed Pairs.
Well done Lynn Williams and Mark Reeve on a last end win!
They beat P.&D. Heydenrych 14-13 to progress to the next round.
12 June 2021
National Competitions Success.
Men’s Senior Singles, two great wins for Rod Ellis.
21-18 v M.Clutterbuck from Castle Cary, followed by a 21-20 win over D. Bishop, City of Wells.
Men’s Senior Pairs. Last end win for Bryan Southward and Mike Beale over Club mates, Mark Reeve and Andy Williams. 14-13.
7 June 2021
Men’s National 2 Fours Competition.
Taunton Deane A beat Bridgwater.
31 shots to 17.
21 May 2021
Good wins for Taunton Deane bowlers in National Competitions this week.
Men’s Champion of Champions. K. Cottrell.
Men’s Senior Singles. M. Reeve.
Men’s Senior Pairs. B. Southward, M. Beale.
Men’s Senior Pairs. M. Reeve, A. Williams.
Ladies Pairs. I. Cracknell, L. Williams.
Ladies Triples. I. Cracknell, L. Williams, A. Carmichael.