Individual Competitions

All England Qualifiers

Shropshire have four All England Qualifiers for next season from the finals day on Sunday 23rd June. This is one down on this year as we had less entries than the year before. The All England is to be held on Saturday 27th July at Rolls Royce in Derbyshire. Qualifiers are on Sunday 19th May for Shrewsbury and Telford areas …

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2018 Review: County Doubles

Dave Rhodes won the County Doubles for a second time as he paired up with Pete Grimston of St Georges to defeat Newport team mates Peter Farmer and Tom Langford 14 in the final on Prees. Pete and Dave had beaten father and son partnership of Gary and Connor Whitehall 14 in the Semi Final, while Peter and Tom won …

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2018 Review: Dave Card Rose Bowl Memorial

Scott Harries and Cheryl Caswell have won many doubles competitions together and won the Dave Card Rose Bowl Memorial for the second time, and with it a ticket to the Waterloo Hotel on Saturday 6th October. They beat last year's winners, recently engaged couple Sally Clee and Jamie King, 21-15 in the final. Only 9 entries took part, with Scott …

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2018 Review: Veterans Merit

From the 18 competitors taking part, a weary yet delighted Alan Boulton emerged victorious at Donnington Wood on a glorious Summer day in this season's Veterans Merit after narrowly defeating Keith Owen 21-19 in the final to add to his 2014 success in the event. Alan Boulton shows off his trophy and bowls he used. The four semi finalists.

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2018 Review: Peter Ashton Youth Trophy

14 players took part in the Peter Ashton Youth Trophy with Joe Killen coming out on top as he beat Rhys Marshall 9 in the final. Joe had got past Camilla Parsonage in the Semi Finals, while Rhys beat Jordan Millman 3. Full results are here. The two finalists for the Peter Ashton Youth Trophy with Deputy President Mike Beckett, Joe …

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2018 Review: Junior Merit

Harry Church won his second consecutive Junior Merit at Whixall after edging out last year's Peter Ashton Youth Trophy winner Kieran Jones 21-20 in a thrilling final. Both players go through to the Junior Individual Merit finals at Netherseal on Saturday 18th August. Kieran had beaten Edward Proudlove 14 in the Semi Finals while Harry had defeated Harry Parsonage 4 …

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2018 Review: Senior Merit

Spencer Clarke finally got his hands on the Charles Beddard Trophy at the third time of asking in the final. After final defeats in 2008 to Andy Moss and in 2014 to Rich Goddard he finally got third time lucky as he beat Callum Wraight 14 in the final. After a close start Spencer went 11-5 up in the corners …

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2018 Winners: Father & Son

County Father & Son Doubles – Sat 2nd June 2018 Bayston Hill Bowling Club Qtr Finals Roy & Josh Bradburn(Bowring) 21 – 12 Andy & Liam Stevens(Wrock Wood)Bill & Will Tarrell(Meole Brace) 21 – 10 Len & Nick Lewis(Burway)John & Rob Clarke(Wrock Wood) 21 – 14 Chris & Adam Dovey(Burway) Wayne & Steve Rogers(Burway/Chester Rd) 21 – 14 Peter & Robert …

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2018 Review: County Handicap

The County Handicap is a one day competition played at the Severnside complex in Shrewsbury on the last Bank Holiday Monday in May. County Handicap – Mon 28th May 2018 Final Stages - Old Shrewsbury No.2 Qtr Finals Jack Hewitt(scr)(Hanmer) 21 – 13 Chris Stretch(scr)(Chester Road) Darren Wellings(scr)(Hanwood) 21 – 09 Nigel Ferrington(+1)(Prince Hotel) Dan Wornell(scr)(Hanwood) 21 – 17 Matt …

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