Individual Competitions

Shropshire Merit Qualifying Preview: North Shropshire

The road to becoming king of Shropshire starts tonight as the North Shropshire qualifiers get underway. There are 18 players at the changed venue of Nantwich Park Road and at Archibald Worthington bidding for the four spots at each to get through to finals day on Sunday 23rd June. There are some quality players at both venues, with former winner …

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Senior County Merit Deadline on Sunday!

The deadline for the Senior County Merit is on Sunday. Entries need to be given to Competitions Secretary Mike Potter with the £5 entry fee ahead of Sunday night. Along with the entry fee he needs your name, chosen date and area in which you wish to begin your quest and attempt qualifying for the finals day on Sunday 23rd …

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Junior Trials Details

The Junior Trials are to be held at Old Shrewsbury at 10 a.m. on Sunday 14th April. All juniors can attend, and there will be coaching, led by Pauline Wilson.

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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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