Playing away at Syston and with a team augmented by three Oakham gentlemen, the Ladies had their tightest match of the season so far.
At twenty ends Oakham had scored 48 shots and Syston 49, a thrilling finish ensued.
Beryl Birch skipped the winning kitty rink.
Bob Swarbrick, Joan Hawkins, Rosemary Gregory, Beryl Birch Won 20 – 16
Ann Newton, Ray Wilkins, Ros Carter, Barbara Phillips Won 19 – 18
Alice Wells, Mary Smith, Di Culshaw, Bob Hammond Lost 12 – 16