Impressive array of silverware for Delph bowlers

DELPH Bowling Club members collected an impressive array of silverware at their annual presentation.

The ladies ‘A’ team won the Oldham & District Ladies League 1st division and were runners up in the Leagues Peter Wild trophy.

The ladies over 60s team won the Oldham Ladies over 60s League 1st division, and again were runners up in the over 60s league cup.

Delph men also had a great season, winning the Failsworth League 3rd division and also the Saddleworth League 2nd division.


Oldham & District Ladies

  • Delph Ladies ‘A’ team: 1st division winners 2017
  • Delph Ladies ‘A’ team: Peter Wild Cup runners up 2017
  • Delph Ladies ‘A’ team: 1st division club merit winner   Karen Houlston
  • Delph Ladies ‘B’ team: 2nd division club merit winner   Rita Adams
  • Delph Ladies over 60s: 1st division winners
  • Delph Ladies over 60s: League Cup runners up
  • Delph Ladies over 60s club merit winner: Kathleen Whitehead
  • Oldham Ladies league over 60s Clinton Roddis pairs: Val Taylor & Chris Fish
  • Oldham Ladies League over 60s Francis Burgess pairs: Val Taylor & Chris Fish
  • Oldham Ladies League over 70s: Kathleen Whitehead
  • Oldham Parks League: Delph Club merit winner

Delph men

  • Chadderton League 2nd division club merit: Brian Jones
  • Failsworth League 1st division club merit: Tony King
  • Failsworth League  3rd division League & club merit: Oliver Bowler
  • Going up to 2nd division
  • Delph Vets A club merit: Michael Knott
  • Delph Vets B club merit: Douglas Alston
  • Saddleworth League 2nd division League & club merit: Brian Jones
  • Going up to 1st division

Club trophies

  • Presidents cup: Rachel Fish
  • Delph Ladies Cup: Karen Houlston
  • Veterans Cup: Stuart Crabtree
  • Lord Cup: David Carpenter


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