Martlets Bowls Club to fly the county flag again at National Finals

The Martlets of Billingshurst Short Mat Bowls Club will once again represent West Sussex at the English National Finals after qualifying for every event.

The club achieved first place in all six qualifiers to guarantee a dominant presence at the finals, to be held at Church Greasley Indoor Bowling Club, Derbyshire from April 3 to 6.

Club captain Marc Lancaster will play the singles, the pairs will be Mel Lillywhite and Chris Blackman and the triples Mel Lillywhite and Chris Blackman, along with Dan Blackman of Infinity SMBC.

Mel will also team up with Dan Blackman, Alice Rackley and Melanie Haulkham of Infinity for the fours and mixed fours.

And finally Jack Rollings will fly the flag for West Sussex in the under-18 singles.