Cumbria & South Tyne Leagues


All 3 Carlisle teams were in Cumbria League action today.

The A team had a winning start to begin their defence of their crown.

They won a tight game against Keswick. Robin Moss, Stavros Karampatos and Bill Henderson all drew their games, and Captain Paul Rivers won his game to clinch the match.

The B team had a very bad result with Phil Walters, Alan Hiatt, Dave Willey and James Ovens all losing against Penrith A.

The C team also took a serious beating against Barrow with George Glover, Mike Byrne and Alan Little losing their games, while Bill Burgess drew his.



John Lydon’s Carlisle 1 team won the Whitaker Cup match against Penrith 1.

Dave Siddall on Board 1 drew against Dave McMath
Alan Hiatt on Board 2 lost against Eggert
John Lydon on Board 3 won against Andy McAtear
Dave Willey on Board 4 won against Gerry Rowan


Carlisle B got their season of to a great start win a 5.5 0.5 win against a strong Maryport side.

Dave Siddall, Phil Walters and Ian Mackay won on the top 3 boards against very good opponents.
Alan Hiatt drew his game.