‘TIMES’ VIDEO: Opening night of summer rinks at Bannview

Bannview Bowls Centre played host to the opening night of a summer rinks tournament on Monday.

Gerald Black, the owner of the venue, introduced the competition to fill what he felt was a gap in the schedule.

Gerald Black.

Gerald Black.

The event attracted 32 players covering areas such as Markethill, Richhill and Banbridge.

The long-time supporter of sport in the region also outlined his plans for additional play at Bannview down the line, plus greater links with grassroots sport.