General Notices

Insurance: Important update

All clubs must have at least £2 million public liability insurance cover. Please make sure that you have renewed your policy. The BCGBA have submitted to me a list of all who have applied for insurance through Endsleigh and have been told that Any of our Clubs, Leagues and Associations NOT on the list from Endsleigh should have notified us of their …

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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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Senior Inter League Entries needed by next Saturday

Phil Scott needs entries for the Senior Inter League on Saturday 11th June at 10 a.m. by next Saturday 4th June. He currently has 5 entries, North Shropshire Ladies, Shropshire Ladies, Market Drayton, Market Drayton Senior Citizens and the Flowfit Shropshire Premier Bowling League. Ideally 12 would be the perfect number for qualifying on Wem BC and Wem Albion with …

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Shropshire Cup 1st Round Draw Review

With the Shropshire Cup 1st Round Draw just a week away we have a look at what the draw threw up. The highlight of the draw was a clash between Mid-Shropshire Champions Donnington Wood and Whitchurch and Market Drayton Champions Hanmer at Battlefield. Both teams failed in their bid last year to reach the Flowfit Shropshire Premier Bowling League but …

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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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Update on forms

I still have not received the new membership forms which have replaced the NR1 and NR1a forms. May I ask all clubs who have not used the Endsleigh Insurance Scheme to send proof of insurance to the County Treasurer Brian Kitson, He needs the first sheet of the schedule which should give the name of the club and the period …

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Situation vacant

Barry Jennings will be stepping down as SCGBA Welfare Officer and Counter-Signatory at the end of the year. Anyone who is interested in taking on this role will have to attend the relevant courses to qualify. For further information please contact Mo Corley. Email: mocorl@aol.com  

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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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