Tomlin toasts England call

CHELSEA Tomlin has been selected to compete for the England under 25s bowls team.

The Boston Indoor Bowling Club youngster – who helped England to success in an under 18s triples competition earlier this year – impressed after being invited to trials.

She will compete for her country at Bristol IBC in January.

However, Chelsea could not retain her Boston Closed Singles title, being beaten in the first round by Colin Palmer, who she defeated in last year’s final.

The overall winner was Chris Gill, who beat Jonathan West 2-0 in the final.

Boston have been involved in Denny Cup action, suffering a 71-80 defeat to Grantham.

In the over 60s league, Boston defeated Grantham 15-3.