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Information for Season 2014

  • Division 1 Knockout Cup Final A minutes  silence was held before the start of the Highley Bowling  League 1st division  cup final between Stockton and The islanders A for Stockton president Cliff Field  who passed away the day before the final.  After a tight encounter Played at Madeley Bowling club  Stockton come out on top with the highlight for Stockton being  Rob Roden beating Simon Madeley and Jamie King defeating Dave Rhodes and for Islanders Scott Harries getting the better of  Richard Suggett,  Mark Bennett club captain collected the trophy from league President Doug Westwood and donated the win to Cliff who would have  been very proud of his beloved Stockton Bowling club.
    Posted 19 Oct 2014, 12:08 by John Palmer
  • League Singles - Results Congratulations to Jamie King (Stockton) who defeated reigning champion Tim Ealey (Islanders) in the final of the Division 1 cup and also to Lol Russon (Highley) who triumphed in the Division 2 cup with a final win over teammate Dean Law. Full details are on the Competitions Page.
    Posted 14 Jul 2014, 12:27 by John Palmer
  • Jim Palmer Memorial Trophy Results Congratulations to Tony Roche of Madeley for lifting the Jim Palmer Trophy at Highley with a 21-20 final win over home stalwart Lol Russon. Full details are available on the Competitions page. League president Doug Westwood presented the trophy.
    Posted 7 Jul 2014, 05:30 by John Palmer
  • Ladies Singles Results Congratulations to Hazel Grainger of Horsehay on winning the Ladies Singles Trophy at Broseley last Sunday. Full details are available on the Competitions page.League Fixtures and Results Secretary Frank Booth presented the trophy. Frank also thanked Broseley Social Club for the use of their excellent facilities and the ladies who entered.
    Posted 10 Jun 2014, 05:51 by John Palmer
  • AGM Highlights Highlights from the AGM held on Tuesday 11th February at Bridgnorth BC... The proposal by Madeley CC to restrict the number of Premier bowlers in a team failed to find a seconder. The adoption of the new Mike Beckett Results Service was approved. The following League Officers were elected...  President  Doug Westwood  Chairman  Mark Bennett  Vice Chairman  John Palmer  Secretary  Nigel Booth  Treasurer  Mrs Jeanette Bennett  Fixture/Results Secretary  Frank Booth  County Representative  Tony Roche Cyril Bright of Madeley was elected as a Vice President to replace Denis Wild of Highley who had resigned.The league structure was confirmed as 12 teams in Division 1 and 11 in Division 2. Bridgnorth 'B' were relegated from Division 1 and Horsehay 'B ...
    Posted 11 Feb 2014, 14:05 by John Palmer
  • 2014 Fixture Dates Preliminary fixture dates for the league  in 2014 are as follows:                  Tuesday April 8th    League Fixtures Start  Sunday June 8th    Ladies Singles Competition  Tuesday June 17th  Singles Qualifying  Sunday July 6th    Jim Palmer Trophy  Sunday July 13th  Singles Finals  Tuesday July 15th  Doubles Qualifying  Wednesday July 30th  Knockout Cups Prelim  Sunday August 10th      Doubles Finals  Wednesday August 13th  Knockout Cups Quarter Finals  Wednesday September 3rd  Knockout Cups Semi Finals  Tuesday September 16th  Last League Fixtures  Sunday September 21st   Knockout Cup Div 2 Final  Sunday September 28th  Knockout Cup Div 1 Final
    Posted 15 Jan 2014, 08:33 by John Palmer
  • The Mike Beckett Results System The league has decided to start using the 'Mike Beckett Results System' for season 2014. This is a separate web site which contains a database of all fixtures, results and statistics for the Highley League and is the same system that was used successfully by the Mid-Shropshire League in 2013. Highley League 2013 results have been entered and can be viewed by selecting the Results/2013 link. Instead of posting off the result card and the Fixture Secretary having to enter match results, all results will be entered and checked on-line by the clubs themselves. There will be a window of opportunity before the season starts for all clubs to register details of their signed players. Team captains ...
    Posted 22 Jan 2014, 11:37 by John Palmer
  • Season 2013 now archived Information relating to the season 2013 has now been moved to the history page. New pages have been created to link to the Mike Beckett Results System which the league is adopting for season 2014. The Mike Beckett system also has full details for season 2013 and can be accessed on Results/2013.
    Posted 20 Jan 2014, 11:54 by John Palmer
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2014 Weekly Results Overview

League News

  • Division 2 Doubles Result
    The Division 2 Doubles trophy has been won by Guy Lewis & Roger Bridge of Horsehay C who beat Rob Smith & John Goodall of Highley at Madeley Cricket Club. Full details to follow...
    Posted 2 Oct 2014, 02:37 by John Palmer
  • Division 1 Doubles Result
    The division 1 doubles competition has been won by Scott Harries and Dave Rhodes of Islanders A who beat Paul Reeves and Nigel Evans of Horsehay A in the final at Broseley Social Club. The trophy was presented by league Chairman Mark Bennett. Full details to follow...
    League Chairman Mark Bennett (centre) presents the trophies to Dave Rhodes, and Scott Harries.

    Paul Reeves, Dave Rhodes, Scott Harries and Nigel Evans.
    Posted 30 Sep 2014, 15:00 by John Palmer
  • Division 2 Knockout Final Result
    Bridgnorth B overcome the odds.

    Bridgnorth B are the new Highley League Division 2 K.O champions with a 12 shot win over holders M.C.C B.

    It was very good bowling all afternoon with the sunshine coming out and making Horsehay Bowling Club very proud.

    The game was very close with the last 2 games on the green it was still anybody’s to win but Bill Hammond winning to 13 made the game safe.

    Mr. Doug Westwood (President) Made the Presentation of the trophy with Mr Nigel Booth (League secretary) thanking Horsehay for hosting the final.

    Full details are here.

    Nigel Booth (League Secretary), Keith Oram (winning captain) and Doug Westwood (League President).
    K.O Cup Winners - Bridgnorth B
    Runners-up - Madeley Cricket Club B
    Posted 21 Sep 2014, 14:22 by John Palmer
  • Doubles Competitions Finals - Final Arrangements

    Following the postponements of the Highley league doubles final we have not been able to find a Sunday date suitable to all.

    We have decided therefore to play the finals on Tuesday evening 30th September at two separate venues.

    The First Division final will take place at Broseley
    The Second Division final be held at Madeley Cricket Club.

    All players should be available by 6.45pm for a 7.00pm start.

    We hope all players are available to play on this date ( Tuesday being a Highley League night).

    Thanks for your understanding in this matter

    Mark Bennett
    Posted 28 Aug 2014, 15:15 by John Palmer
  • Doubles Qualifiers
    Details of the qualifiers in the doubles competitions are now available here.
    Posted 16 Jul 2014, 02:42 by John Palmer
  • League Presentation Evening
    Will be on the 14th November 2014 at Broseley Social Club starting at 7.30pm.
    Posted 8 Jul 2014, 15:37 by John Palmer
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