Pendle Progress in Mary Rose (18/06/07) by Barbara Dutton
After the disappointment of being knocked out of the Longman Cup, the team selected to play in the Mary Rose garnered a good win against Wrest Bank, Bedforshire.
Peter Wilson and Robert Essler beat Bryan Marral and George Colton of Wrest Bank in the morning doubles. Liz Wilson beat Eric Audsley and the game betwen Roger Schofield and Tom Anderton was pegged down, i.e. left on hold when the lunch bell rang.
In the afternoon Robert Essler beat Bryan Marral, Liz Wilson beat Tom Anderton and Roger Schofield beat Eric Audsley. George Colton of Wrest Bank gained their only win of the day beating Peter Wilson.
The Pegged down game was not resumed as Pendle won by 5 games to 1.