Narrow win keeps leaders at the top


Hare and Hounds A remain top of the New Mills and District Pool League after beating mid-table Rock 4-3.

They are one point clear of both Chalkers and Kinder Lodge.

Chalkers won 4-3 at Whaley Club to go three points clear of the hosts.

Kinder Lodge won 6-1 at Albert.

Lodge Lions moved up to fourth after defeating Shoulder of Mutton 6-1.

Printers Arms beat Hare and Hounds B 4-3, while Royal Oak A (HL) defeated Crossings 5-2 to leave the visitors second bottom.