03:31PM, Thursday 24 June 2021
The weather held out on Father’s Day as Maidenhead Thicket hosted London Welsh for the very first time.
A match played in good spirits throughout was won 106-85 by London Welsh, with David Crooks, Pauline Tuttle and Terry Davies (skip) playing the top rink for the home side.
The visiting captain, Professor Andrew Thomas, praised all involved for a competitive game and fun afternoon and also presented Thicket captain Tom Hanks with the London Welsh plaque.
Both clubs now hope to make the game a regular one on the bowls calendar.
A new Maidenhead father has hit out at a registry office for the way they have handled the official registering of his baby in Slough.
The race to get as many people vaccinated against coronavirus has ramped up in the Royal Borough and Slough amidst an ongoing rise in cases across the country.