Archived League News 2017
End of season meetingposted 16 Jan 2018, 09:23 by John Palmer
The end of season meeting will be held on Tuesday 24th October at Bridgnorth Bowling Club, start 7.30pm.
Clubs are reminded that failure to send a representative will result in a fine for non attendance.
INTRODUCTION AND APOLOGIES.
MINUTES OF LAST COMMITTEE MEETING (Available for download here)
REVIEW OF 2017 SEASON
LEAGUE FORMAT FOR 2018
ANY OTHER BUSINESS
PRESIDENT'S REMARKS TO CLOSE THE MEETING
Pre-Season Meetingposted 22 Mar 2017, 20:52 by John Palmer [ updated 22 Mar 2017, 21:13 by John Palmer ]
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:
MCC v Wenlock
Horsehay A v Highley A
Bridgnorth A v Stockton
Islanders B v Bridgnorth A or Stockton
Islanders A v Broseley
Highley B v Horsehay B
Bylet A v Squirrel
Mortimer v Albrighton
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.
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).
AGM Summaryposted 15 Feb 2017, 08:48 by John Palmer [ updated 15 Feb 2017, 08:58 ]
The 2017 Annual General Meeting was held at Bridgnorth Bowling Club on Tuesday 14th February.
Two from Bridgnorth were discussed and accepted:
Clubs not attending league management meetings will be fined £10. This is per club, not individual team.
Two shot handicaps for home bowlers in league competitions will only apply in early rounds. They will not apply for semi-finals and finals.
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:
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.
Information for the AGMposted 11 Feb 2017, 11:19 by John Palmer
2017 AGMposted 2 Jan 2017, 15:15 by John Palmer [ updated 2 Jan 2017, 15:15 ]
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.