Cardiganshire Short Mat Bowling Association held its first tournament of the season with men’s and ladies' Open Singles.

It was well supported with lots of entriesand thanks went to the trophy sponsor for the day Tom Samways Butchers of Cardigan.

Men’s Champion: Dafydd Jones – Rhydlewis; runner-up: Gerwyn Jones – Capel Dewi.

Ladies Champion: Sally Davies – Capel Dewi; runner-up: Elaine Taylor _ Llechryd.

County chairman Harry Harrison presented the trophies on behalf of Tom Samways as he was on voluntary fire service duties.

Thanks also went to the new organising team – Phil Ladd, Gethin Davies, Andre Bann, Ceri Jones, Dafydd Jones, Peter Fleming and Robert Davies.

Dee Green was thanked for collecting the day's county entry money as well as sorting out the day's raffle with an excellent amount collected.