Playing in the Ladies National Triples, two teams from Langney Indoor Bowls Club recorded good wins to progress into the second round.
Rene Cook, Jean Reed and Julia Savin, played at home against Doreen Brocks, Betty Humphries and Brenda Davies.
Preston started slowly not scoring on the first two ends, but from then on were ahead until the 16th end when their opponents conceded the match, Langney winning 19-10.
Also playing at home Mavis Buist, Rose Riggs and Kath Selby met Annie Jackson, Pat White and Pat Nicholls from Eastbourne & District I.B.C. The score was tied 10 all after the 14th end. Langney then scored 5, 1 & 2 on the next three ends. Eastbourne ladies only scored three on the last end, Langney won the match 17-13.