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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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Important reminder 9 days to deadline

All clubs and leagues were notified at the end of February that they must return their welfare forms to Barry Jennings by the 1st April 2017. We thank the 8 Leagues and 74 clubs who have returned the forms there are still 10 Leagues and 64 clubs who have NOT. Please send the completed form to Barry Jennings. Email  jnnnadri@aol.com

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Venue for Safeguarding in bowls Course

All clubs should encourage their members including coaches, volunteers and in particular Club (and League) Welfare Officers to attend relevant training courses to ensure that all children and adults at risk are safe within their clubs. We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting a Safeguarding in bowls course in Shropshire. This will be limited to 32 on …

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Endsleigh and Sportscover Insurance through BCGBA

Clubs and Leagues are now able to get their Endsleigh and Sportscover Insurance for the next year if they use them through the BCGBA. Please click here to access the link. You can buy the insurance on-line with a credit or debit card or download the insurance form off the web-site and pay by cheque (An admin charge of £10 …

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2017 Unsung Hero

The President of the SCGBA will be inviting a very special person to be his guest for the day at the Shropshire merit finals, the 2017 Unsung Hero. Have you someone at your club that is always on hand and willing to help? And has worked hard year in year out for the good of your club? They deserve recognition …

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2017 SCGBA Admin Pack – Club/Insurance Details

This year we are changing our system which I hope you will agree will make life easier for club secretaries.  If you follow this link: http://bowlingresults.co.uk/scgba/ On the front page you will see that you can download the BCGBA application form for new members and also notes on how to complete the form. You must sign in with the password …

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Brand new system for applications for BCGBA Membership cards

The BCGBA have introduced a totally new procedure for the 2017 season, in respect of the application for new BCGBA Player Registration cards by clubs on behalf of people who wish to take up the game of crown green bowling in Shropshire. Clubs will no longer be able to write to me on club headed paper as they have done …

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Grass Roots – Shropshire Verti-Drain & Turf Services

A member of our bowling fraternity, Mike Humphries of St. George’s B.C., has purchased at considerable personal expense, equipment to be able to provide affordable Verti-Draining and Hollow Coring facilities to the local bowling community. Please take a look at the attached document here for yourself then forward the e-mail or print the attached document for your green keeper/team or relevant …

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SCGBA AGM

I am directed to inform you of the AGM of the SCGBA.   Venue is: Bagley Sports and Social Club, Greenfield’s Garden, Greenfields, Shrewsbury, SY1 2RP on Monday 6th February 2017 commencing at 19.30. To save on travelling expenses and to utilize on parking at the venue we would be grateful if you could car share if at all possible.  Each affiliated …

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New Club page. Club secretaries please read!!

The new system which is replacing the NR1 forms is now in place. I have contacted all the club secretaries over the passed few weeks, distributing the passwords which enables you to view your club page and update it. Click here to log-in. Over half of the clubs have viewed their page and updated their club details and checked that the …

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