General Notices

On This Day: 2015 County Handicap

As the County Handicap would have taken place today, we look back at when it took place on this day in 2015. Lucky 777 for Lawson County Handicap – Mon 25th May 2015  Final Stages Severnside No.2 Quarter Finals Rich Lawson (Bowring) 21 – 07 Dan Beer (Battlefield) Paul Williams (Castlefields) 21 – 20 Stuart Rutter (Wrock Wood) Doug Edwards …

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Vacancy –

Just to remind you that I will be standing down as County Secretary at the end of the year as discussed at the SCGBA AGM in February. Contact Chairman Barry Jennings for more information. 01743 351155 or email: jnnnadri@aol.com, Click the link below for job specs. Closing date for applications 31st October 2020. http://scgba.co.uk/news/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Job-Specification-for-the-position-of-SCGBA-County-Secretary-2019.pdf

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BCGBA Guidance on Greens

A poster is available to download here which gives information on how many members can utilise a green at any one time.  This poster has also been added to the Guidance on the re-opening of greens on the BCGBA website.

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BCGBA COVID UPDATE

18.5.20 Changes for the symptomatic individual and their household: individuals will need to self-isolate immediately if they develop a new continuous cough or fever or, as of today, a loss or changed sense of normal smell or taste (anosmia)all members of their household must also self-isolate according to current guidelines, unless the symptomatic individual receives a negative test result https://www.gov.uk/government/news/statement-from-the-uk-chief-medical-officers-on-an-update-to-coronavirus-symptoms-18-march-2020?utm_source=da50a8b6-4a1c-4092-bfce-4bea6862f2fe&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_content=immediate

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BCGBA Competitions

Following discussions and County level survey on BCGBA National competitions, we have decided to roll over all competitions to 2021. This means that the fixtures for County Championships 2020, will be moved to 2021 with a subsequent delay in the 5 year rota. This also covers Mens, Juniors, Veterans and Ladies Competitions and will likewise be moved to 2021. The …

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New BCGBA Guidance on re-opening greens

Guidance on the re-opening of greens The following documents are available for download. Guidance for the re-opening of greensRisk AssessmentClubs remaining closed poster Please be aware that this is for Phase 1 of the opening of greens and will be reviewed in light of any changes for Phase 2 when additional groups may be permitted.  This is to ensure that …

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SCGBA info for bowlers

We are being inundated with questions on when the bowling greens will be re-opening in Shropshire. The short reply is "Nothing has changed as yet. Bowling greens in Shropshire remain closed until we tell you otherwise. When we have more information we will inform you. Below is the statement sent out to all club and league secretaries over the weekend. …

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Club Support Webinar

Please find below a Powerpoint Presentation by Energize regarding funding for clubs during Covid-19 and the statement by Pauline Wilson regarding it. Covid-19-workshop-April-2020Download Energize hosted a webinar event to talk clubs through what there was in support funding terms in this Coronavirus period. All of us will have lost bar income& are paying some fixed costs so it is definitely …

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On This Day: 6th May 2012

On this day in 2012 we played North Lancs & Fylde and managed to earn a good victory against an improving team. We had 11 winners at home on Hanwood, but with the best winners Andy Duckett and Keith Wall only winning 13, it was only a win by 53. The away team did an excellent job in having 5 …

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When Shropshire played South Yorkshire last.

With Shropshire meant to playing South Yorkshire today, we look back at the last time we played them, on a red hot Sunday 5th June 2016. The full match report is below. Shropshire suffered a big scare today but still ended up winning by 14 overall against South Yorkshire to put one foot in the Semi Finals. They were down …

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