Wimborne D 2 Ringwood B 2, B&DCL Div 3; Wimborne D new league leaders – Wimborne F 1 Wimborne E 3, B&DCL Div 4; Wimborne E now 2nd
13 Dec – Honours shared at Merley, with 2 games drawn; a win by Rob Davenport (Ringwood) on board 2, but scores levelled by John Bowley’s success on board 4 for Wimborne. The Wimborne team are top of the table by 1 point, but Southbourne C in 2nd place have a game in hand. Ringwood B stay 3rd.
In Div 4 between the 2 Wimborne teams, Tim Joyce, Cornelius Cornes and Phil Wallace won on the top 3 boards for the higher graded E team and Jim Newman (F) was victorious on board 4. Wimborne E are in 2nd place with 6 points, but Poole D & Poole E are just a point behind, with a game in hand. The 2 Poole teams play 14 Dec.
The Div 5 match Bournemouth C v Highcliffe D was agreed as a 4-0 default to the Bournemouth team, as Highcliffe were unable to field a team for this re-arranged fixture