Individual Competitions

County Handicap Report

I would like to thank Mike Potter for producing this report as well as taking the pictures. Turk successfully defends title Bowring star and County team regular, Rich Lawson, also known as Turk, mounted a successful defence of his crown, the County Handicap Championship on Bank Holiday Monday as he emerged victorious from an increased field of entries of 68 …

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Jack and Jean Isherwood Qualifier

The list of players that are taking part in the Jack and Jean Isherwood Veterans Qualifier is below. It is taking place at Hadnall at 1 p.m. on Monday 6th June with just one qualifier going forward to finals day. Alan Boulton Adderley John Clarke Wrockwardine Wood John Nash Meole Brace Bill Tarrell Meole Brace Derek FlattleyTelepost Margaret Flattley Telepost …

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Lawson defends Handicap title successfully

Rich Lawson defended his County Handicap successfully today by beating three time winner Mike Beer in the final 21-17. He came out on top of 68 entries, an increase of 14 from last year. Full scores, pictures and reports will be posted tomorrow.

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Last Year’s County Handicap Review

With the County Handicap today we look back at last year's competition. Lucky 777 for Lawson County Handicap – Mon 25th May 2015 Final Stages Severnside No.2 Qtr Finals Rich Lawson(Bowring) 21 – 07 Dan Beer(Battlefield) Paul Williams(Castlefield) 21 – 20 Stuart Rutter(Wrock Wood) Doug Edwards(Meole Brace) 21 – 16 Chris Kelly(Castlefields) Chris Jones(Old Shrewsbury) 21 – 15 Gary Whitehall(Adderley) …

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County Handicap: A History

Monday sees the County Handicap for the John Bowers Cup take place. The first competition took place way back in 1918 and apart from 1940-43 has been competed for ever since. The first ever winner was E.T. Davies from Belgrave who beat W.A. Hewitt in the final. The late great Dick Meyrick won the competition three times in 1934, 1944 …

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Jack and Jean Isherwood Veterans Entries

Competitions Secretary Phil Scott has been asked by the BCGBA to give them the total number of entries for the Jack and Jean Isherwood Veterans Competition. So if you would like to enter the competition then please contact him on 07946 478299 as soon as possible. The entry form with details is below: 6 Jack and Jean Isherwood entry form …

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County Handicap on Monday!

The traditional Bank Holiday County Handicap is on this Monday at the Severnside Complex starting at 11 a.m. Entry fee is £5 and BCGBA Dress Code is Strictly Enforced. You can enter on the day or contact Phil Scott before hand on 07946 478299.

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Dave Card Rose Memorial Bowl Report

Two not one Rutters win this time The name Rutter was on the Dave Card Rose Memorial Trophy again today but this time it was two members of the family, Husband and Wife Stuart and Jackie Rutter as they came out on top of a disappointing 10 entries.  They got their hands on the trophy by beating club mates and …

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Dave Card Rose Memorial/Centenary Mixed Pairs tomorrow!

Tomorrow is the Dave Card Rose Memorial mixed doubles competition to find the one qualifier that will go forward to the National Finals of the Centenary Mixed Pairs on Saturday 1st October at the Waterloo Hotel in Blackpool. It is being held at Broseley (TF12 5NZ) Saturday at 10 a.m. and is £8 per pair, with games 21 up off 3 …

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2016 Shropshire Senior Merit Draw Preview

The draw for the 2016 Shropshire Senior Merit was completed last night and has thrown up some interesting ties. Rich Lawson from Bowring takes on Paul Williams  from Castlefields in a clash of the County players. The two have already met this season on Bowring, where Paul won 13. Darren Wellings from Meole Brace taking on Castlefields' Andy Duckett also …

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