Robert Burroughs

Hosting County Competitions

Clubs who would like to host county association competitions in 2020 have been urged to nominate themselves.That was the message from Competitions Secretary Mike Potter at the latest county executive meeting.Mike told delegates that any club wishing to host an event next year should contact him before January.

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Club AGMs

Please could you let me know when your club has its AGM before the 2020 season and I will advertise it on here and put it on the AGM page under clubs.

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Thank you to National Lottery

The National Lottery is celebrating 25 years today and we would like to say Thank You for the help the grant money has given us Since The National Lottery’s first draw took place on 19 November 1994, more than £40 billion has been raised for good causes in the areas of arts, sport, heritage and community. The 25th birthday is …

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2019 Inaugural Battle of the Sexes Tournament Report

Below is a report by organiser Lynn Pritchatt for the 2019 Inaugural Battle of the Sexes Tournament. 2019 INAUGURAL BATTLE OF THE SEXES TOURNAMENT SATURDAY 19TH OCTOBER AT BANK PARK PAVILION WARRINGTON POST EVENT REPORT The planning of the 2019 Inaugural Battle of the Sexes commenced back in March of this year when Chris Ashton suggested I make a visit …

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Two players in the Battle of the Sexes Tournament

We have two players in the inaugural Battle of the Sexes Tournament, our Shropshire County Merit winner Spencer Clarke, and Susie Lawson. Both are taking part in a doubles and singles match with the winning team receiving the Evans-Pritchatt trophy. Spencer teams up with Darrell Handley, who plays for Highley in this county, while Susie is with Lynsey Gorman. They …

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Good luck to Wrockwardine Wood in Super Cup

Good luck to Wrockwardine Wood in the finals of the Super Cup today as they take their place with 7 other teams in the finals at Bellingham Bowling Club in Wigan. They play Alvaston and Bourton from Derbyshire in the 1st round, with a game against Littlemoor and Castle Sports if they win. Captain Rob Jones says "we are looking …

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Bowring Open 2019 Report

Scott Harries made it three Bowring Open triumphs in seven year as he beat Dave King in the final 19 after surviving an almighty scare. He was 14-5 up before Dave got back to 18 and 19 across. Scott had beaten former Newport team mate Sam Millward in the Semi Finals 17, while Dave had ended the great run of …

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Bowring Open Preview

The Bowring Open takes place today with 64 players looking to take the trophy home. Former winners Scott Harries and Pete Farmer are in the field, along with current holder Leighton Roberts. Other top competition winners like Mike Beer, Pete Grimston, Stu Rutter, Sam Millward, Dave Rhodes Kiah Roberts and Tony Rhodes are in the line up, but there are …

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Good luck to our hopefuls at the Champion of Champions!

We have three players in the BCGBA Champion of Champions from Shropshire. Former winner Callum Wraight is first on and has recent Autumn Waterloo Champion Paul Dale first game. Spencer Clarke also took part last season and will look to use that experience when taking on Mark Hughes, while Jamie King has previous winning experience on here when he won …

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