New team for Section D

Please would all Section D teams please note that a new team has been added to the fixtures and will be replacing Bye 2. The Coach and Horses at Winterbourne Abbas is building a new alley and they are entering one new men’s side. The team will be called The Coach and Heffers and will play their home matches on Thursdays.

For anymore information on this please contact the league secretary Brian Newton.

Colliton Club Nomination Cup

Wide Boys won the Nomination Cup at the Colliton Club beating Sky Blues in the final 309-289. In the semi finals Wide Boys beat Imps 309-288, while Sky Blues beat Newtons Apples 269-258. The top score in the competition was Jason Hallett of Wide Boys. The open singles competition was won by Graham Rose.

Dorchester Town FC Pairs Competition

Dorchester Town FC are holding a skittles open pairs competition at the club on Saturday 27th August, 7.30 start. £50 for the winning pair and £25 for the runners up.
Entry fee is £3 a pair.
Please contact Kate Taylor to enter on 01305 262556.

Eddie Hollywood

“It is with great sadness that we mark the passing of Life Vice President Eddie Hollywood.   Eddie was an early stalwart of the league playing his skittles for Ricardo’s.  A keen sportsman he played football for Dorchester YMCA & cricket for Wanderers.  He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.”

The league will be making a donation to the nominated charity in Eddie’s memory.

Social media

The Dorchester & District Skittles League accepts no responsibility or liability in respect of any material relating to Dorchester skittles posted by any team or person on social media.

Stickers up

It is the responsibility of both captains to ensure that the stickers up operate in a competent and safe manner at all times. The use of mobile phones, ipads, headphones etc whilst the game is in progress is not permitted.