Division 1 :- Both teams promoted to Division 1 marked their return with a win. Turks Head Sinners, thanks to 16 from Bill Gerrard overcame Robin Hood, for whom Sue Perks scored 15; while Rugby Hounds, with Eric Lupton scoring 16, beat Turks Head Saints. Unison began their defence of the title with a win over Newburgh Lions; Darren Martin and Alan Gibbs both scored 16 for the winners and Jim Maloney contributed 17 to Newburgh’s score. Despite 15 points from Dave Boyd, Helenians lost to Colly Wobblers. An impressive 20 points from Paul Prior wasn’t enough to prevent Ormskirk Tennis Club losing to Greyhound for whom John Wilson scored 17.
Division 2 :-. 14 points from John Hesketh assured Aughton Institute’s win over Gang of Four. Ormskirk Theatre Company, thanks to 15 from Alan Thompson, won comfortably over Ormskirk Farmers. An excellent 21 points from Rob Green greatly helped Benchwarmers to a win over Bispham Farmers Arms; Jim Dawber scored 17 for the losers. Newly relegated Whippet kicked off with a win over a three man Legion Lions; Gordon Richards (18) and Peter Duffy (15) led the scoring for Whippet.