County Teams

All County Team News / Important dates / Announcements will be posted and displayed here. Each post will be released to either the Senior, Junior or Veteran Team.

Green Availability (Endsleigh semi-final)

Greenfields have informed me that the green is not available for practise on the evenings of the 25th and 28th July and the afternoon of 3rd August. There is a digital lock on the gate giving access to the green and the code is the same as last year or contact either Mick Jones or Mark Thomas.  

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BCGBA Veterans County Qualifier Report

Below is a report and pictures from Mike Potter about the BCGBA Veterans County Championship Qualifier on Thursday which we thank him for. County Veterans Team Championship Group Four Qualifying Round – 13th July 2017 Venue – Walsgrave BC Coventry (N. Midlands) Shropshire, despite winning two of their three Group Four round robin games were once again denied a place …

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Shropshire v North Midlands Senior County Semi Final Draw

Crosfield Cup Semi Final, Shropshire vs North Midlands, on Sunday 6th August: Home venue at Greenfields Bowling Club, Shrewsbury G Herbert v D Hopwood D Wellings v R Prosser K Roberts v A Gibbs C Wraight v J Baddeley W Phillips v P Varney A Wellings v M Horton C Flattley v B Percival A Rowe v W Beale R …

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Veterans County Preview

The Veterans County team aim to qualify from the regional groups for the first time tomorrow as a nine man squad travel to Walsgrave B.C. (behind Walsgrave Pub, Walsgrave Road, Coventry, CV2 4AF). Tony Roche leads the team again and will hope to get through the group on a tough green. They will have to hit the ground running as they …

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Shropshire Juniors earn second win!

Shropshire Juniors earned their second win of 2017 but it wasn’t enough to go through the group as winner after Warwick & Worcester hammered Potteries & District by 271. We beat North Midlands by 70 overall with a 43 shot home win and 27 away. Two winners in the first four at home established a 5 shot lead which with …

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Veterans County Team & Draw

British Crown Green Bowling Association Veterans County Championship 2017 The draw and team is out for the 2017 County Veterans Qualifying Round which will take place on Thursday 13th July at 10 a.m. at Walsgrave B.C. (behind Walsgrave Pub) Walsgrave Road, Coventry, CV2 4AF. Our team is as follows: Tony Roche Keith Owen John Clarke Alan Faulkner Cedric Bancroft Mark …

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Shropshire Juniors vs. North Midlands Preview

Shropshire Juniors take on North Midlands tomorrow hoping to at least ensure a Supplementary place with a win. We have a very slim chance of going through the group, but Warwick and Worcester would need a shock loss against Potteries & District for that to happen, who have lost by 434 over their two first games. We have chosen a …

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Shropshire surge into Semis

Shropshire have surged into the Endsleigh Senior County Championship Semi Final after a comfortable 79 chalk success over Derbyshire to finish top of the group unbeaten. It was a slow start though with only a 13 chalk lead at home despite Glyn Herbert winning 9 and Callum Wraight 19, along with man of the match Martin Lloyd who ran out …

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Shropshire v Derbyshire Preview

Shropshire take on Derbyshire looking to cement a place in the Semi Finals of the Endsleigh Senior County Championship. We have opened with two wins out of two but can’t afford to rest on our laurels as a defeat could open for the door for Derbyshire and Warwick and Worcester. This is why we have gone to Wem USC, selector …

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Bus timings for North Midlands – Junior County

Bus to North Midlands – Sunday 9th July 2017 Atherstone Grove , Cooks Close, Atherstone, Warks, CV9 1ES 2 pick ups. Prees Bowling Club at 10.20 a.m and SJ Bayley BC at 11.00 Please phone Phil Scott to book you seat on the coach.

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