Jun 10 2011 by Lizzie Smith, Kilmarnock Standard
STEWARTON Bowling Club held a special 150th anniversary match inviting fellow Scottish clubs marking the same milestone.
Rinks from Helensburgh BC, Maryhill BC, Rutherglen BC and Aberfeldy BC took part.
After a long day’s bowling, the beaten semi-finalists were Stewarton’s John Mair, Vince Parvin, Tom Patrick and Jimmy Gibson and the rink from Aberfeldy.
Runners-up were Rutherglen, while Maryhill were the winners, lifting the Grand Rose Bowl.
The club held a special anniver- sary dinner with provost Stephanie Young presenting the prizes to the winning rinks.
Pictured, from the left, are winners David Stevenson, William Higgins jnr, club president David Rankin, provost Stephanie Young, Andrew Murphy and Graeme Redmond.
Club president David wants to thank the 150th anniversary committee for their hard work in making the event such a success.