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Information for 2017

  • Pre-Season Meeting
    The pre-season meeting was held on Tuesday 21st March at Bridgnorth Bowling Club.
    It was agreed that instead of a traditional League Presentation after the season had finished, a Finals Day would be organised where the two knockout cup finals would be played followed by a prize presentation.
    Following the meeting, the draw for the knockout cups was made - handicaps and dates to be confirmed later in the season. Draw details:
    Division 1
    Round 1
    MCC          v Wenlock
    Horsehay A   v Highley A
    Bridgnorth A v Stockton
    Round 2
    Islanders B  v Bridgnorth A or Stockton
    Islanders A  v Broseley
    Highley B    v Horsehay B

    Division 2
    Round 1
    Bylet A      v Squirrel
    Mortimer     v Albrighton
    Round 2
    Chelmarsh B  v Bridgnorth B
    Chelmarsh A  v Bylet B
    Horsehay C   v Worfield

    New League President John Palmer was presented with his chain of office by league Vice President Frank Booth.
    https://goo.gl/photos/f89m42PNuce5QF2X6

    Pictured below are the League Officers:
    Ron Adams (Vice President), Lesley Burnside (Secretary), John Palmer (President/Vice Chairman), Frank Booth (Vice President), Jeanette Bennett (Treasurer) and Mark Bennett (Chairman).
    https://goo.gl/photos/kMHabV8YuzBKhF458
    Posted 22 Mar 2017, 14:13 by John Palmer
  • AGM Summary
    The 2017 Annual General Meeting was held at Bridgnorth Bowling Club on Tuesday 14th February.

    Propositions
    Two from Bridgnorth were discussed and accepted:
    1. Clubs not attending league management meetings will be fined £10. This is per club, not individual team.
    2. Two shot handicaps for home bowlers in league competitions will only apply in early rounds. They will not apply for semi-finals and finals.
    League Structure
    A letter of resignation from Cleobury A in Division 1 was accepted with regret. All other teams from last year are expected to continue. A request to join the league was received from Albrighton Bowling Club and this was accepted. They will play in Division 2. This means that as last year, there will be 11 teams in Division 1 and 10 in Division 2. As follows:
     Division 1  Division 2
     Islanders A      Bylet A 
     Highley A  Worfield 
     Horsehay A  Horsehay C 
     Madeley A  Chelmarsh A 
     Islanders B  Bridgnorth B 
     Broseley  Mortimer 
     Stockton  Squirrel 
     Horsehay B  Bylet B 
     Bridgnorth A Chelmarsh B 
     Highley B  Albrighton 
     Much Welock  

    Election of Officers
     Chairman/Fixture Coordinator   Mark Bennett (Stockton)
     President/Vice Chairman      John Palmer (Bylet) 
     Secretary  Lesley Burnside (Mortimer)
     Treasurer  Jeanette Bennett (Stockon)
     SCGBA Representative      Tony Roche (Madeley)
     Vice Presidents      Ron Adams
     Mark Bennett
     Frank Booth
     Tony Roche
     Lol Russon
     Doug Westwood
     Cyril Bright
     Nigel Booth 

    The Mike Beckett results system will be opened up for clubs to register/de-register players on 1st March.
    Posted 15 Feb 2017, 00:58 by John Palmer
  • Information for the AGM
    The agenda for the AGM can be downloaded from here and the minutes of the 2016 AGM from here (both PDF format).
    Posted 11 Feb 2017, 03:19 by John Palmer
  • 2017 AGM
    Just to let you know, we have had to move the AGM from Monday 13th Feb 2017 to Tuesday 14th Feb.2017

    Sorry for any inconvenience. All other details remain the same.

    And on behalf of the committee we'd like to wish you all a Very Happy New Year.

    Regards

    Lesley Burnside

    Secretary
    Posted 2 Jan 2017, 07:15 by John Palmer
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League News

  • Division 2 Singles
    Entries are invited for the Division 2 Singles. Qualifying will be on Tuesday 13th June with the finals on Sunday 27th August. Details and entry form are here (PDF).
    Posted 20 May 2017, 04:28 by John Palmer
  • Dates of the League Knockouts
    Preliminary Rounds Tuesday 4th July.
    Quarter Finals Tuesday 1st August.
    Semi-finals Tuesday 5th September.
    Finals Day Sunday 24th September.
    Posted 15 May 2017, 00:49 by John Palmer
  • 2017 Competition Dates
    Dates of the 2017 league competitions are now available on the Competitions page
    Please note that due to a fixture clash, the Ladies Singles in now on 10th September, not the 17th.
    Posted 15 May 2017, 07:03 by John Palmer
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