Belper Meadows Ladies entered a team in the South Derbyshire Ladies - Seniors (Over 60s) League this season for the first time.
As a new team, they were placed, accordingly, in Division 2 - and with just one league game to play they have taken the title.
In addition , they reached the Seniors Cup Final, where they met Division 1 Champions elect , Allestree. The Meadows Ladies bowled excellently on the neutral Little Eaton green and recorded a convincing victory to give them a league and cup double success.
Pictured are (back row) Janet Fletcher, Andene Sheldon, Jean MacArthur-Turner and Katrina Wooddisse.
On the front row of this team shot are Marian Frost, Delia Ratcliffe, Lynne Marples (captain), Sandra Holland, Betty Morley and Val Hitchcock