The Penylan Festival 2018
The Penylan Festival is over for another year. It was an excellent week of bowling and all credit to every single player who played his or her part in making the tournament successful The eventual winners were Rob Palser of Troedyrhiw in the Singles (receiving the trophy from Nicola Watkins of Bow Wow Dog Grooming) and Carl Mounty / Carl Wood of Gilfach Bargoed in the Pairs.
Many thanks to our sponsors,White Dove Skoda, Bow-Wow Dog Grooming, Specsavers, Spire Hospitals and The Bowls Warehouse. The logos below are linked to their websites and please use them. Next we thank all the local businesses who advertised with us. Please mention the Club when you use them.
We thank Russell Wall who has been the Tournament Director and driving force behind the Festival for many years. He has been aided by Mandy,his wife,the tournament committee of Ian Rennie, Peter Axon, Wayne Letman, Derek Hart and Elaine Yurs.
We are grateful to the following; Margaret Letman who secured a number of the sponsors and other fund raising, the ladies who provided the excellent catering under arduous conditions in a very hot kitchen, Tony and Mandy for manning the bar all through, Mark Letman for his IT and Design expertise and the Patrons who donated funds and members of the club who gave raffle prizes and those that obtained adverts.
Last but not least we thank those who marked the games, a vital task, with Richard Orszynski as a our top marker, and our Umpires for the tournament, Steve Jackson, Eric Hyett and Viv Jones.
Finally a big thank you to all who watched and supported the club throughout the week and finals.