General Notices

Can Rich make it three on the bounce?

Rich Lawson will look to make history by being the first place to win the County Handicap three times on the bounce. He will face stiff opposition from what hopefully will be a big field, which may include Mike Beer and Doug Edwards who have lost in recent finals to, as well as Callum Wraight looking to win the competition for …

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Pictures from First County Matches

Below are team and player of the match awards from the first Junior and Senior County games. The home team at Bowring. Alex Jones (left) and Mike Beer (right) show off their man of the match awards with Deputy President Isobel Jones. The home team at Severnside. Camilla Parsonage receives the player of the match award from Deputy President Isobel …

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Change to KGJ Insurance County Cup Neutral Green

There has been one change in the green selected in the 2nd round of the KGJ Insurance County Cup with Newport and Castlefields now clashing on Calverhall instead of Hodnet. This is the tie of the round featuring previous winners and Newport will look at getting back at them after Castlefields won there in the Salop Leisure Shropshire Premier Bowling …

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County Handicap this Monday!

The County Handicap is being held this Monday at the Severnside Complex from 11 a.m. Dress code applies with Entries taken on the day at £5.   For more information please see the entry sheet below: County Handicap Entry Form

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News for Shropshire Senior Merit Qualifiers

SCGBA thank Pontesbury BC for generously offering all Senior Merit Qualifying players the same privileges as the County team to practice on the green up to Saturday 3rd June. As things stand practise is open at all times for the County team & Merit Qualifiers apart from the following times: 18:30 Onwards Monday, Tuesday and Friday (league matches) 13:30 – …

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Club Accounts due by 31st May

Nearly a quarter of clubs affiliated to the Shropshire association could be in for a shock very soon. More than 30 clubs had not paid their annual county accounts by the weekend of May 14-15  – and if they don’t do it by the fast approaching deadline they will all be fined. County treasurer Brian Kitson said there would be no …

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Shropshire Senior Merit Finals Day Draw

The draw was made tonight for the 2017 Shropshire Senior Merit and has produced some intriguing ties. Rich Lawson and Clay Flattley looks the stand out tie, as well as former winners Charlie Weaver and Colin Beaman. Team mates collide to as Mark Shore and Phil Lyttle play each other from Hanwood, and St Georges duo Ian Gaut and Glyn …

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Sunday Shropshire Merit Qualifiers Review

There were some new names as well as some more established ones who took the 24 tickets on offer today for the Shropshire Senior Merit Finals at Pontesbury. Reigning champion Wayne Rogers made it through at Dorrington after beating Craig Wilson 14 and Carl Bowers 8. Also qualifying there were Castlefields team mates Adam Jones and Andy Duckett, and Dave …

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Sunday Shropshire Senior Merit Qualifiers Preview

The Shrewsbury and Telford areas have their qualifiers today at 1 p.m. as they chase the 24 available spots in the 2017 Shropshire Senior Merit Qualifiers. There are 12 spaces available in Telford with action at Trench, Maddocks and Newport. At Trench sees former multiple winner and last year’s runner-up Pete Farmer start his quest to add to his previous …

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Saturday Shropshire Senior Merit Qualifiers Review

Andy Moss headlined the qualifiers in the North Shropshire Area tonight and he and his Woore team mate Charlie Weaver were the only former winners to qualify. Andy got through at his former club Archibald Worthington after beating Steve Rogers 12 and Keith Wall 19. Andy’s team mate Gary Beff also made the finals day after getting past Scott Moseley …

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