Lewis lifts the Rabbits Cup

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Lewis Blackburn saw off a very competitive field to lift the Rabbits Cup on Saturdayat Colne Golf Club with a round of 94-26-68.

Second was Noel Grimshaw (87-18-69), with Simon Ellis (91-21-70) third.

Andrew Pinder won the Scratch Shield with a second round score of 76 to match his first round, for an overall score of 152.

l Ghyll’s Seniors Open was won by P. Quinn and J. Allom from Leyland with 43 points.

Second, with 42 points, on a back six card play-off, were Ghyll’s Jeff Pickles and John Connelly, from Ghyll’s Ronnie Allen and Ray Green.

On Saturday, the three-man team was won by John Blackmore, Danny Blackmore and Shaun Lemon with 77 points.

The Mixed Open on Sunday was won with 43 points by Andrew Harling and Anne Preston.

Second with 42 points, on a back nine card play-off, were Bob Bugler and Emma Blades, beating off Derek Hartley and Hillary Hardacre.

l Last Thursday, the ladies of Nelson Golf Club participated in the Pendle Trophy, won on a card playoff by Linda Lee (81-13-68).

The nine-hole Competition was won by Kath Gradwell.