Catchpole gets England call-up

Ian Catchpole from Worlingham, has been selected to travel with the Bowls England U25s National outdoor squad to play in the Home International Series at Ayr, Scotland in September.

Ian Catchpole from Worlingham, has been selected to travel with the Bowls England U25s National outdoor squad to play in the Home International Series at Ayr, Scotland in September.

Catchpole, 20, who plays for the Haleswsorth Angel BC in the Lowestoft League, has represented Suffolk at U25 level since the age of 13 and has played for the senior side in National Championship matches for the past three years.

He also represented Suffolk in the National Triple Finals at Worthing in 2007.

He started playing outdoor bowls at Beccles Conservative BC and plays indoors at Beccles IBC.