Shropshire’s County Ladies team won the BCGLBA County Championship on Sunday when they beat Warwick and Worcester by 23 chalks on Sunday 21st August. The final was played on two greens with 12 games on each at the neutral venue of Stretton BC, near Burton.

The Ladies team was well represented by bowlers from the Shropshire Bowling League, which included Jane Archer (Bayston Hill), Clair Barker (Prince Hotel), Karen Bennett (Bicton), Nat Connor (Meole Brace), Julie Pearce (Prince Hotel), Jen Rogers (Meole Brace) and Tracy Ryan (Prince Hotel).

This was the third time in nine years that Shropshire has won the County title.