Having already won the 2nd Division title and the Team Doubles Consolation Shield, Crescent made it a hat trick winning the Charity Fours at Telepost, having overcome Old Shrewsbury and Pontesbury in the group stage and then Llanymynech in the semi finals. Mark Harris won 21-6 as they reached the final with a comfortable 15 chalk win.

In the final they met Prince Hotel D and won by a single chalk, Mark Harris winning 21-14 whilst Nigel Ferrington had the Prince’s best card 21-11.

Prince D had earlier come through a group containing two other Prince teams and the Elephant & Castle. In the semi finals they met another Prince team and won by two chalks, Nigel Ferrington again top scoring 21-14, whilst Ian Smith replied with 21-12 for their ‘opponents’.

Pictured above are the winning Crescent team – Andy Gregg, Lee Walmsley, Mark and Neil Harris

Pictured below are Lee Walmsley and League President, Mike Caddick