August 15, 2022 - 15:51:49 Over Wyre & District Ladies Afternoon Bowling League Joan Wearden
It is with great sadness we announce the death of Joan Wearden. Joan passed away this morning in Blackpool Victoria Hospital after a short illness. Many of you will know of Joan through organizing the competitions over many, many years at the Golden Ball, Pilling. Joan was also Competition Secretary and a Captain in the Over Wyre & District Ladies Afternoon Bowling League for many years. She was also Captain for teams in the Longridge League and Blackpool & Wyre Ladies Evening League. Joan was the loveliest of ladies, always laughing and always so helpful to everyone. She will be missed by us all. Our sincerest condolences go to her loving family. RIP Joan x
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August 10, 2022 - 11:56:37 Jezz Bailey Open Pairs Sunday 14th August 2022
There are 2 slots available in the Jezz Bailey Open Pairs at Knott End WMC this Sunday 14th August due to 2 pairs dropping out at this late stage. The slots are 9.30am and 11,00am. Please contact Brian Fletcher on 07517 225300 asap.
August 04, 2022 - 15:46:15 Fylde Veterans Bowling League Postponed Matches
Please can i remind ALL CLUBS, League Matches can ONLY be postponed for bad weather, if a team can not get a team together on the day of the Fixture, they need to RE-ARRANGE WITHIN THE SEASON OR FORFEIT THE MATCH. NO MATCHES MAY BE RE-ARRANGED AFTER THE SEASON HAS FINISHED. Thank You.
July 28, 2022 - 22:34:37 Preston & District Amateur Bowling League Warwick Hesmondhalgh
Today we sadly lost a great bowler in the Leyland & Preston area. Warwick played for Pen Sports plus others . Warwick Hesmondhalgh passed away after a long illness. Thoughts are with Adrian and the families at this sad time .R.I.P
July 25, 2022 - 22:22:43 North Lancs & Fylde Ladies County Bowling Association County Presidents Day
Presidents Day. This years President is Sylvia Bentham and this event will take place on Sunday August 14th 2022 at Tarleton Bowling Club. This event is open to ALL ladies registered with NL & F. If you would like to enter please contact Sarah Edmondson on 07855 799389. Start time is 10.00, arriving for 9.30 and scratch time is 10.30am. This will be a wonderful day for all especially Sylvia.
July 22, 2022 - 06:39:54 Fleetwood Bowling Festival Friday 22nd July Finals Day
Lighthouse Green; 9.30am Mixed Doubles Quarter-Finals....Mens and Ladies Shield Semi-Final....Mix Doubles Semi-Final........Euston Green; 10am Dave Wright Mens Main Quarter-Finals....Ladies Semi-Final.....Dave Wright Mens Main Semi-Final........Approx 1.30pm...Mix Doubles Final.....Ladies and Mens Shield Finals.....Ladies Final....Dave Wright Mens Main Final followed by Presentations.......5pm Open Pairs Finals Night from Quarter-Finals.......Thank you to all those that have taken time out to come down to the Festival, very much appreciated.
July 22, 2022 - 06:37:30 Tom Woods Mixed Doubles Cleveleys Mens
6.30pm; Julie Gardner/Dave McDermott v Gill @ Mark Sutton, Jackie Gloag/Dave Gwilliam v Olivia Fishwick/Ryan Walters. All Welcome
July 19, 2022 - 06:28:16 Fleetwood Bowling Festival Ladies Main Last 16
Louise Ollerton v Carol Darley, Janet Wright v Caroline Hall, Julie Gardner v Dawn Benn, Susan Hillbeck v Karen Hill, Joan Lewis v Olivia Fishwick, Gill Nelson v Brenda Walsh, Lorraine Hirst v Heidi Sutton, Janet Walker v Liz Rowley....Play Starts 2pm Thursday
July 19, 2022 - 06:21:15 Fleetwood Bowling Festival Dave Wright Men,s Main Last 32
Adrian Cowley v Alan Davies, Cliff Massey v Mark Holden, Kevin Edwards v Barry Booth, Mike Leach v Martin Gilpin, Paul Crossland v Mick Bower, Callum Wraight v Jeff Brown, Alan Gilpin v Ben Gloag, Allan Braodhurst v Alan Edwards, Dave McRoy v Stuart Mort, Lee Dale v Ryan Walters, Andy Kennish v Gary Cochrane, Paul Wilson v Dean Ferris, Anthony Walker v Dave McDermott, Richard Lawson v Matt Peters, John Bottomley v Paul Charlesworth, Jim Kerrnick v Richie Goddard......Play Starts 10am Thursday
July 13, 2022 - 07:05:38 Fleetwood Bowling Festival Fleetwood Bowling Festival at Fleetwood BC
Saturday 16th see,s a week long Bowling getting underway at Fleetwood BC. We have a 64 Players on Both Greens from 10am, while the Main Comp of the Festival gets underway on the Monday 18th Morning Session from 10am see,s the Men while the Ladies kick off at 2pm the Main is Monday and Tuesday then back Thursday. Wednesday Morning with have the Mens and Ladies Shield getting underway at 9.30am while in the afternoon it,s the Mixed Doubles from 1pm, these are played at Fleetwood BC, Belmont, Strawberry Gardens and Fleetwood Cricket Club. Thursday Morning Mens Last 32, Thursday Afternoon Ladies Last 16, Friday Morning see,s Men and Ladies Semi Final while we have Shield, Mix Doubles then from around 1pm, it,s Finals Afternoon. All at Fleetwood BC except Wednesday. All Welcome Free Entry. Any Questions please phone Peter Jose 07596230870. Thank You
July 13, 2022 - 07:01:46 Gardeners Arms Singles Sunday 17th July
John Rawlinson v Mike Fleming, Colin Newton v Alan Foulds, Callum Wraight v Emily James, Mike Davies v Dave Wilson, Anthony Walker v Brian Fairclough, John Bottomley v Phil McVittie, Mark Mills v Peter Millington, Chris Bly v Dave Porter.........Practise 10.30am Start 11am All Welcome. Thank You
July 07, 2022 - 09:18:13 Goose Green Glasses
Found at Gose Green...Spectacles in a black case. These have been here for a few days. Also has anybody found a red and black waterproof jacket in their own clubhouse. Size is XXL. Has been left some time ago. Please contact Raymond Holden on 07860 810307
June 23, 2022 - 05:46:13 Fylde Federation Fylde v Bradford A
Sunday 26th June see,s Fylde Federation take on Bradford A at South Shore BC 2pm Start, why not pop along to watch some Bowling. Thank You
June 18, 2022 - 12:41:42 NLFLCBA County Match v North Derbyshire
Sunday 19th June at Victoria Bowling Club, Preston PR1 8JP starting at 2pm.Please support your Ladies County team. Home players are Debbie Watters, Lilian Beck, Kath Garnett, Wendy Harris, Caron O'Neil, Natasha Charlesworth, Emily James, Julie Murphy, Margaret Warburton, Joan Jolly, Carol Darley and Sarah Edmondson. Playing away at Glossop BC SK13 7AS are Julie Holcroft, Eileen Pye, Tracy Charlesworth, Sheila Todhunter, Kath Lee, Joan Bullen, Liz Bennett, Andrea Holt, Barbara Danson, Joan Beer, Kath Watkinson, Catherine Lockwood. Refreshments available
June 05, 2022 - 10:12:09 Tom Woods Mixed Doubles Tom Woods Mixed Doubles Festival Week @ Cleveleys Mens
18th to 22nd July, you may pick 6.30pm or 7.30pm with practise from 6pm. Monday 16 to 8, Tuesday 16 to 8, Wednesday Sub Finals then Friday 22nd July Semi-Final and Final 6.30pm start. Entry £12 per pair to Vic MacDonald 01253 862849 or mobile 07368270406 or Peter Jose 07596230870. Winners £250....Runners Up £150....Semi-Finalists £50 and Quarter-Finalists £25. Thank You
May 26, 2022 - 05:30:23 Fleetwood Waterloo
Want to watch Bowling then why not pop along to Fleetwood BC this Sunday 29th May where we have the 1 Day Over 50,s 64 Players playing on 2 Greens, Starts at 10am Free Entry.
May 24, 2022 - 11:50:06 Over Wyre & District Ladies Afternoon Bowling League Knott End WMC
Knott End WMC are forming a new team in the above league for the 2023 season and are inviting ladies to join them. If you are interested please contact either Janet Thomas on 07884 152960 or Lynda Cunliffe on 07761 247991.
May 24, 2022 - 11:05:38 Lytham St. Annes Senior Ladies The Florence Metcalf Senior Ladies Doubles Result
Congratulations to winners Janet Melling and Tracey Mitchelland runners up Kay Capoldi and Jane McMinn. Thanks to all who came and helped and supported and a big thanks to Freckleton for hosting.
April 30, 2022 - 16:02:20 NL& F Ladies County Match
North Lancs & Fylde Ladies County Bowling Association are playing Shropshire on Sunday 15th May 2022. The home leg is at Stalmine Bowling Club. Match starts at 2pm. There will be refreshments available. Please come and support your Ladies County Team
April 21, 2022 - 11:07:13 Blackburn Senior Citizens Bowling League Starred Players 2022
Roe Lee A
April 21, 2022 - 06:07:20 Fleetwood Waterloo Fleetwood Waterloo at Fleetwood BC
Spring Qualifiers continue this weekend 23rd/24th on Saturday we have 2 Qualifiers 1pm and 5pm and on Sunday 1pm. Next Week 26th and 27th April both 1pm Entry is Free why not pop along to Fleetwood BC to watch some excellent Bowling. Spring Final Day Last 32 is on Monday 2nd May commencing at 10am. On Sunday 1st May we have the Ladies Spring Waterloo 64 Players commencing at 10am. Thank You
April 20, 2022 - 12:30:00 Blackburn Senior Citizens Bowling League Dates for your diary
26th April BB Vets Team Knockout Prelim - Corporation Park v Feniscowles B3rd May BB Vets Team Knockout Prelim - Roe Lee C v Dugdale A10th June Jubilee Cup Round Robin (held at Roe Lee sponsored by BwD Council)17th June BB Vets Team Knockout - 1st round 13:15 Start8th July BB Vets Singles Comp (held at Corporation Park)22nd July BB Vets Team Knockout - 2nd round 13:15 Start29th July BB Vets Doubles Comp (held at Roe Lee)30th August BB Vets Team Knockout - Semis & Final (held at Green Park Start TBA)BB Vets Team Knockout Handicaps: When a B Division team plays an A Division team, each player in the B Division team will receive a 2 point start. The draw has taken place for the 1st round of the Team Knockout Competition to be held on 17th June these are: Home Away Whitehall Blues v Olive Park Corporation Park or Feniscowles B v Whitehall Roe Lee B v Hoddlesden LDMBC A v Dugdale B Dugdale A or Roe Lee C v Green Park Cherry Tree v East Lancs East Lancs Subs v Roe Lee A Roe Lee D v Feniscowles A
April 17, 2022 - 10:42:24 Thornton Cleveleys Men's Bowling League Park Club Cleveleys
Please note Park Club Cleveleys have resigned from Division 1, a No Fixture has been put in there place. Thank You
April 11, 2022 - 13:33:27 Guys Easter Doubles Competition Sunday 17th April 2022
Still spaces avalible contact Daryll Cross on 07774410902
April 07, 2022 - 21:49:27 Over Wyre & District Ladies Afternoon Bowling League St Michaels
St Michaels Ladies are looking for new ladies to join their team on a Tuesday afternoon. They would welcome ladies, newcomers to the game who would love to learn or ladies with some experience. Please contact Barbara James on 01995 670565 or 07931 140738.
April 06, 2022 - 21:45:39 FABA and TCBL START TIMES DUE TO WEATHER AND LIGHT
Fylde Amateur and Thornton Cleveleys Teams please see your Latest News Page as the Start Times have now altered for April. Friday 8th April in TCBL League games will commence at 6pm,IT IS IMPORTANT YOU CHECK THE TIMES. Will update website as go along. Thank You
April 05, 2022 - 00:00:00 Goose Green Open Pairs Competition
Goose Green Bowling Club, Pilling Lane, Preesall, FY6 0JX, There are still some places. OPEN PAIRS on SUNDAY 8th MAY 2022, (Played in accordance with BCGBA Rules), £15 Entry Fee per Pair. All Monies Paid out (Subject to Entries), 9.30 & 12 noon start times, Please contact Nigel Hind by text on 07808 309 059, Refreshments available all day.
April 01, 2022 - 00:00:00 NLFCBA League affiliation fees
Club and League affiliation fees are now due for 2022. Affiliation forms may be downloaded from www.nlandfcba.co.uk (scroll down to the bottom of the home page) . Alternatively if you wish to pay by bank BACS transfer account number is.18983868 sort code 77-76-26. Please note payments are due by 30 April 2022.If you are unable to download the forms please email email@example.comRobert Walsh, Finance Officer NLFCBA
March 23, 2022 - 18:37:07 David Stephenson David Stephenson Funeral Details
David’s funeral will take place at Fylde Rugby Club on Friday 1st April at 12.30 Further details should be in the gazette this Friday night. For Bowlers that didn,t know David he played at South Shore BC after his Rugby League and Union Days. David played Union at Fylde and League at Salford, Wigan, Leeds and Leigh. Thank You
March 23, 2022 - 07:32:09 Preston & District Amateur Bowling League Registration Night
The Preston & District Registration Night will be at 8pm At Parkfield Club on Tuesday April 12th. Registration is £55 per team. Please bring any outstanding Registration Forms.
March 21, 2022 - 20:48:41 Sue Done Sue Done RIP
It is with great sadness that i have to announce the death of Sue Done, Sue was secretary of the Blackpool and Ladies Evening League until recent when she had to give up due to her illness, and a past Bowling Secretary of Norbreck BC. Our thoughts go out to her 2 Daughters and all her Friends. Sue was a great friend to all and will be missed by all who knew her. RIP SUE. Thank you
March 21, 2022 - 19:42:10 Fylde Ladies Amateur Bowling League Stansfield Cup
Entries for the Stansfield Cup to be played at Highfield on Monday 4th April, must be given to Jeanne Fish by this Friday.Please try to support our competitions.
March 20, 2022 - 17:20:42 Morecambe Bowling League handicaps for cups
heald trophydiv 1 at home - 1_away scrdiv 2 at home + 2 away + 3millennum trophy div 3 at home - 1 away scrdiv 4 at home + 2 away + 3presidents handicapsdiv 1 - 2div 2 +1div 3 + 2div 4 + 3
March 18, 2022 - 15:14:19 Bowling Fees
If any clubs in the Fylde Vets, Thornton Cleveleys, Fylde Amateur League,s that haven,t paid there 2022 League Fees, please can you pay them by 31st March. Thank You.
March 10, 2022 - 06:02:21 Safeguarding Course
There will be a Safeguarding Course on Sunday 20th March 12 to 3pm at the Canberra Club Salmesbury. Anyone who hasn,t done the course please attend as all clubs must have a Safeguarding Officer. Thank You
March 07, 2022 - 14:29:27 Harry Wood Harry Wood RIP
It is with deep sadness that i have to report the death of Harry Wood from Park Club Cleveleys. Once we have funeral details will post on here. Thank You
March 07, 2022 - 14:27:50 Cleveleys Mens
If any Bowler has they Bowls in the Lockers in the Bowls House please can you remove them by Wednesday 9th March as the Lockers are being removed. Thank You
March 06, 2022 - 13:37:03 Marton Institute Open Pairs Comp
Spring Open PairsMarton InstitueThere are still places left.Qualifiers are Tuesday 29th, Wed 30th, Thurs 31st March and Friday 1st April 6.30pm and 7.30pm with Final Day Sunday 3rd April 10am. £20 per pair. Entries to Ken Barks 07739390393
March 02, 2022 - 20:54:03 Knott End Jezz Bailey
The funeral details for anyone who would like to celebrate the life of Jezz Bailey will be held on Monday 14th March at 12.30 at St Oswald's Church, Lancaster Road, Preesall, followed by a burial at Cemetery Lane, Preesall, all are welcome. The wake will be held afterwards at Knott End Working Mens Club at approx 1pm. Everyone knew Jezz was a massive sportsman so the family would absolutely love to see everyone wearing any type of sports tops, i.e. football, bowling, rugby etc, anything informal or brightly coloured as he would have loved that. Donations in his memory are to the Ambulance Service and the British Heart Foundation.
March 01, 2022 - 05:46:43 Fylde Federation
Fylde Federation AGM will take place on Wednesday 9th March 7 for 7.30pm at Norbreck Bc. Anyone or current players are welcome to come along as we have new people running it. Matches take place once a month from April to August. Fylde start 23rd May. Thank you
February 28, 2022 - 11:33:41 Knott End Jezz Bailey
It is with the great sadness we announce the untimely and sudden death of Jezz Bailey yesterday at home. Our heartfelt condolences go to his loving wife Gill and their family. Jezz was always a true gentleman both on and off the green. He will be greatly missed by his many friends and fellow bowlers. RIP Jezz x
February 28, 2022 - 07:01:32 Blackpool & Wyre Ladies Evening Bowling League FLOWERS
I would like to thank the ladies for the beautiful flowers and kind thoughts recently received,I was very touched and shall miss your friendship very much - heres hoping for a happy and healthy 2022.Best wishes to you all. Sue Done.
February 28, 2022 - 06:56:00 Blackpool & Wyre Ladies Evening Bowling League LEAGUE SECRETARY
As our league secretary has had to resign due to health issues we are looking for a new secretary,anyone wishing to apply please contact Jeanne Fish, Sheila Lee or Pat Conchie.
February 26, 2022 - 11:56:28 Morecambe Bowling League TEAM SHEETS & SCORE CARDS
TEAM SHEETS FOR 2022 YOU NEED THEM CONTACT ME FOR THEM ALAN SWINDLEHURST ALSO IF YOU NEED SCORE CARDS ARE £10 for 500.handicaps for 2022heald trophy div 1 home -1 away scrdiv 2 home + 2 away +3 millennum trophy div 3 home -1 away scrdiv 4 home +2 away +3presidents daydiv 1 -2 div 2 +1div 3 +2div 4 +3
February 14, 2022 - 13:03:04 Jubilee Bowling League AGM
Please don't forget the AGM tonight...7 for 7.30pm at Marton Institute
February 13, 2022 - 11:58:30 Gordon Meakin Gordon Meakin RIP
Gordon Meakin Funeral will be Thursday 24th February at 3.30pm at Carleton Crem. Thank You
February 13, 2022 - 11:17:47 Ronnie Mizon Ronnie Mizon RIP
Ronnie Mizon sadly past away on Monday 7th February 2022. The funeral will be held at Carleton Crematorium on Thursday 3rd March 2022 at 11 45 a.m.
January 30, 2022 - 10:29:14 TCBL AND FABA LEAGUE TROPHIES
If any clubs have trophies for the following League,s please can you bring them to the AGM,S on the 7th or 9th February. Thank You
January 30, 2022 - 09:47:43 Eva Chrisham/Roy Binns Eva Chrisham/Roy Binns RIP
Just had phone call another sad news Eva Chrisham from Cleveleys Mens has passed away. Her Funeral is Monday 14th February at Carleton Crem at 2pm, also sad News which has come out is that Roy Binns from Marton Inst has passed away. Roy,s funeral is at Carleton Crem on 11th February at 9.30am. RIP Eva and Roy.