Top bowls stars heading to town

Top players from the world of bowls wiill be arriving in town to compete in the Boston Open.

Friday and Saturday February 8-9 will see the singles competition held at Boston Indoor Bowls Club’s Rosebery Avenue venue for the fourth time.

Players from the length and breadth of the country will compete for the title - as well as a large cash prize.

This year’s field of players includes Mark Royal, Simon Skelton, Nicky Brett, Billy Jackson, Les Gillett and Danny Dennison, and more quality players are expected.

Graham Smith will also return in a bid to defend his title.

Play starts at 6.30pm on the Friday and at 8.30am on the Saturday.

The final is scheduled for 9pm that day.

The club is open to all comers for this event, with all spectators welcome to attend.