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Congratulations to Clive de Silva and Thierry Sarkissian who won the GWR 2016 regional Doubles Title. They beat Chris Garratt and Peter Ostli-East in a very tense final 13-11. The plate was won by Jim and Helga Canham who beat Mark Gilbert and Mike Woodward.


Congratulations to Chris Spray and Clive de Silva who won the Ottery St Mary Open Doubles event held in Devon over the weekend.

Congratulations to the Codrington Arms PC who have progressed to the Semi-Final of the 2016 EPA Cup. After a fantastic day of Pétanque the team comprising of Chris Spray, Clive de Silva, Lee Herring, Adrian Williams, Jane McKenzie, Martin Britton and Mike Mathias qualified with some great team performances.

Congratulations to the Cod and Chips who won the

GWR Winter Doubles 2016.

Final Positions were as follows:-

1st - Cod & Chips

2nd - Norman Conquest

3rd - Fanny Club

4th - The Monty’s


Congratulations to all the players who took part and represented Great Western Region in the annual GWR vs Devon fixture. The match was won by GWR 19-17 after a lot of close matches and a lot of fantastic team play to bring the title home.

Congratulations to Richard Watkins who won the GWR Singles Title for 2016 after a great days performance he beat Christine Spray in the Final to take the honours

Congratulations to Clive de Silva, Chris Spray and Ken Barnes for winning the 2016 Regional Triples. They beat Chris Garratt, Peter Ostli-East and Thierry Sarkissian 13-10 in the final. The plate was won by Rob Arthur, Trevor Gibb and Malcolm Brooks who beat Di Greenaway, Terry Basson and Frances Ralph.

Congratulations to Clive Burge and Ken Barnes for winning the Boule Blitz 2016 Cork Open.

They had a fantastic weekend of play and not only did they gain their international Honours they also won 300 Euros. Congratulations fro GWR

Congratulations to Clive de Silva for winning the GWR 2016 Precision Shooting Title. Clive will now go and represent GWR at the national championships at Hayling Island.

Congratulations to Sue McKechnie and Chris Spray for winning the GWR 2016 Ladies Doubles Title. After a great days play they regained their title against Di Greenaway and Gill Brooks in the final.

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Congratulations to

Clive de Silva and Chris Spray for winning the 2016 Regional Mixed Doubles. They beat Cary Bush and Mary Bradridge 13-4 in the final.


The plate was won by Norman Crowther and Jacquii Anderson who beat Malcolm and Gill Brooks in the final.


Congratulations to Chris Spray and Clive de Silva for winning the 2016 EPA National Mixed Doubles Bronze knockout

Congratulations to the GWR team who attended the Regional Championships at Hayling Island. The Championship team finished in 6th place and the Challenge team were runners up. Malcolm Brooks, Gill Brooks, Tony Milner and Jean Milner won the EPA challenge best team award

Congratulations Malcolm Brooks, Jill Brooks, Jean Milner and Tony Milner who won the best team award in the EPA Challenge Division 2 at Hayling Island.