The Eric Lynch Ladies Pairs Trophy was contested for on Saturday 1st April 2017. 16 teams from across the North East entered. The competition this year was won by Janice Wilton and Vera Heppell from Hartlepool. Sadie Lynch was on hand to present the prize money and the trophy. 2nd place went to Arlene Stafford and Joan Brown of Durham, 3rd place to Anne Bernard and Eileen Horan and 4th place to Val Blewitt and Joan Kerr or Darlington.