Belper & Mid Derbyshire bowls 2018

Chaiman Secretary Treasurer
Peter Wheeldon Kevin Fletcher Dave Sanders
16 Spring Gardens
DE21 6HX
Tel. 01332 736529
Mob 07931 629704
Flat 5
206 Osmaston Road
DE23 8JX
Mob. 07961 739027
 33 Lindon Drive
DE24 0LP
Tel. 01332 725942

Welcome to Belper & Mid Derbyshire Results Website


Important Dates:


Latest information:

Sun Dec 30th

NEVILLE WILSON  -  Its with deep sadness that i have to inform you all that Neville sadly passed away on the 14th December 2018. He was a long standing and a highly valued member of South Wingfield Bowls Club who will be greatly missed. His funeral will take place on Thursday 3rd January 2019 at Swanwick Crematorium at 12-00 pm.

Thu Dec 20th

ROY SMITH  -  Its with deep regret that i have to inform you that Roy sadly passed away on December 11th 2018. He had been a long standing and highly valued member of Rolls Royce Bowls Club. The funeral will take place at Derby Crematorium in the main chapel on Tuesday 8th January 2019 at 12 pm then afterwards at Rolls Royce Welfare. The family have asked for No dress code , flowers are welcome and any donations received will be given to the Make a Wish Foundation.

Everyone is welcome to help ceelebrate Roys life.

Wed Nov 21st

SAFEGUARDING & DBS  -  The latest notice from the BCGBA with the agreed penalties for non compliance is now on the main menu. Could you please notify all your clubs members so everyone will be fully aware of the latest position.

Tue Nov 6th

BRIAN LEESON  -  Sadly i have to inform you all that Brian passed away on 28th October. He had been a long standing and greatly valued member of Belper Pottery Bowls Club for many years. His funeral is scheduled to take place on Monday 19th November 2018. A servive will be held at St Peters Church in Belper at 12-15 pm followed by cremation at Markeaton Crematorium at 1-20 pm

Fri Oct 5th

Delegates Meeting  -  Please note the Rules and Amendments delegates meeting is being held at Holbrook Miners Welfare on Tuesday 13th November 2018 at 7-00 pm. Any new proposals or changes need to be submitted to reach me by 31st October 2018 . Many thanks for your early responses.  Kev

Thu Sep 27th

55s Doubles Competition  -  Congratulations and well done to Jen Storer and Kate Harrison for winning the competition earlier today. They defeated Paul Stevens and David Tonks in a very entertaining and hard fought final 21-18 at Allestree. The full results have now been updated on the website

Mon Sep 10th

55s DOUBLES COMPETITION  -  The full draw with revised start times have now been updated on to the website. The competition is being held at Alvaston & Boulton. Good luck to everyone.

Fri Sep 7th

55S Doubles Competition  -  Please note that final entries to be received by close of play tomorrow ( Saturday 8th ) Many thanks

Thu Sep 6th

55s Doubles Cup Competition  -  We have 21 entriesn so far for this years competition . Ive now cancelled the original draw as some other entries are now wishing to go in. Could all secretaries / any individuals please let me know as soon as possible in order to do any re draw. It may mean splitting over 2 days , 17th and 24th in order to finish by 5 for the floodlit. Many thanks for your understanding and full apologies for any inconvenience this may have caused anyone.


Thu Sep 6th

55s Singles Cup Competition  -  Unfortunateley , due to insufficient entries , we have had to cancel our Singles competition for this year. MANY APOLOGIES

Thu Sep 6th

WED NIGHT DOUBLES CUPS  -  Last night saw our cup finals all take place. Congratulations to all the winners , to Derby Co-op in Division 1 , to Denby in Division 2 and finally to South Wingfield B on winning Division 3. Also a big thank you to our 3 hosts , Alvaston & Boulton , Spondon , and to Chaddesden who all did a great job. WELL DONE TO EVERYONE.

Sat Sep 1st

SATURDAY SINGLES CUP FINAL  -  Congratulations to Horsley A who defeated Rykneld B in an entertaining final this afternoon. Our many thanks also go to Marehay for hosting the event and looking after our finalists. WELL DONE EVERYONE ! For photos click here.


Thu Aug 30th

OVER 55"s LEAGUE CUP FINALS. -  Yesterday saw all of our finals take place so I would like to give our congratulations to the 5 Cup Winners. To South Wingfield B on winning the Division 1 , to Littleover winning Division 2 , to Derby Co-op A winning Division 3, to Little Eaton B winning Division 4 and last but not least to Etwall B winning Division 5 . A big well done to everyone who took part in the finals and lastly a special thanks to our hosts for opening their greens and looking after our finalists..  THANK YOU.

Sun Aug 26th

SATURDAY LEAGUES  -  All five divisions have now been completed for the year so again i would like to congratulate all of the five divisional champions. Firstly to Marehay A on yet again winning the Division 1 title. And secondly, to the other four champions, Allestree A on winning Division 2, to Little Eaton whos two sides won the Division 3 and 4 leagues, a brilliant acheivment and finally to Chaddesden B who won the Division 5 league. Congratulaions and well done to everyone for another enjoyable season.

Sun Aug 26th

WEDNESDAY NIGHT DOUBLES LEAGUES. -  We have now successfully completed the season for all three divisions and I would like to congratulate the three league champions. To Horsley A who won the Division 1 title, to Belper Pottery A who won Division 2 and finally to Aston & Weston for winning the Division 3. Well done to the 3 clubs and also to everyone else in the divisions for making it such an enjoyable season. Thank you everybody.

Sun Aug 26th

SATURDAY DOUBLES FINAL. -  Congratulations and well done to Marehay A who yesterday won the cup defeating Horsley A in the final. Also a big thank you to Spondon for hosting the event. 

Fri Aug 24th

WEDNESDAY NIGHT DOUBLES  -  The venues have now all been sorted for the semi finals due to take place next Wednesday 29th August. They have all been updated onto the website. Can all hosts please take a note of when your greens will be required, and again many thanks for your assistance.

Fri Aug 10th

CONGRATULATIONS  -  Last night saw our 2 Ladies Cup Finals take place. In Division 1 , well done to Horsley who defeated Spondon A and to Belper Meadows who beat Denby in the Division 2 final. Congratulations to everyone

Tue Aug 7th

CONGRATULATIONS. - Well done to Horsley A who yesterday won the O55s Handicap Cup Final at South Wingfield, beating Denby in a tightly fought final. Congratulations and very well played to both clubs and also a big thank you to South Wingfield for hosting the event superbly.

Fri Jul 27th

CUP VENUES  -  All of the venues for the next rounds of our Cup competitions have been updated on the website. Can all of the hosts please take note of when your greens are due to be opened. If any problems then let me ( Kev ) know as soon as possible. Many thanks and good luck to everyone.

Fri Jul 20th

CONGRATULATIONS  -  Well done to Allestree Ladies on winning Division 1 and to Etwall Ladies on winning Division 2 . Our first champions of the year. Congratulations to both your clubs. Also to Daniella Hartshorn of Denby for going through the season unbeaten, a great achievement.

Thu Jul 5th

PETER LARKIN  -  It''s with great sadness that I have to inform you that Peter passed away on Thursday 21st June. He had been a long standing member of Allestree Bowls Club for many years. His funeral will take place at Derby Crematorium ( small chapel ) on Wednesday 11th July 2018 at 10.20 am. His family have asked for no flowers but any kind donations can be made payable to Allestree Bowls Club.

Wed Jul 4th

CUP DRAWS  -  The venue's have now been allocated for the next rounds of our cup competitions and also the draws for the Wed Night Doubles and the Ladies League Cup. These have all been updated on to the website. Please make a note of when your clubs are due to host any matches to ensure the greens are opened. Many thanks again and also for the quick updates of the cup results.

Fri Jun 1st

CUP DRAWS  -  Please note that all of the venues for the next rounds of our cup competitions have now been allocated and posted onto the website. Can clubs please take a special note of when they are to be the hosts of matches to ensure their greens are opened and members are in attendance. Many thanks for your help and understanding.

Tue May 29th

BELPER MEADOWS OPEN DOUBLES. -  Congratulations to David Allsop & Ian Eaton on their win yesterday where they bowled exceptionally well to defeat Alan Bingham & Keith Needham in a quality final. Also a big ''well done '' to the two losing semi finalists , Colin & Gayle Riley and Ami & Martin Stone-Payne. , especially young Ami who was playing against far more experienced bowlers. To view photos from the day click Here

Sun May 20th

Congratulations to Ed Furniss who won the Belper Merit today. Runner Up was Mark Fearn. Both players go forward to the Derbyshire Merit finals on Sunday 24th June at Arkwright Town, Chesterfield. To view photos from the day click Here

Thu May 17th

New Memberships  -  The new BCGBA application form for new members as now been added to the main menu. Please ensure you use this for all new applications. Thanks

Tue Apr 17th

WITHDRAWN  :  Please note that Spondon 'B' have now unfortunately had to withdraw from the Wednesday Night Doubles Division 3 , as they are unable to raise a team. All of their fixtures have reverted to showing as a bye on everyones fixture list. Many apologies

Wed Apr 11th

CUP DRAWS  -  The prelims and first round draws are now completed . Please also arrange to open your greens where you have been allocated to host any matches .Many thanks


Wed Mar 28th

ALF WHITE  -  Its with great sadness that i have to inform you that Alf White passed away on Wednesday 21st March aged 86 years. He was a member for many years of Mickleover RBL Bowls Club. His funeral will be held on Wednesday 11th April at Derby Crematorium ( Main Chapel ) at 2-40 pm. All of our thoughts are with his family and friends.

Tue Mar 20th

PETER HOWE  -  It is with deep regret i have to inform you that Peter Howe, a long standing member of Rykneld Bowls Club , passed away in the early hours of Friday morning 16th March 2018 aged 76 years. The funeral will be held at Derby Crematorium ( main chapel ) on Wednesday 4th April at 3-20pm. Donations in lieu of flowers to Nightingale Macmillan Unit.  Our thoughts are with Betty and all their family.

Thu Mar 15th

INDIVIDUAL MERIT  -  Full details of the Belper League's Mens Individual Merit being held at Spondon Bowls Club is now on the main menu.

Thu Mar 8th

OPEN COMPETITION   -  Full details of a mixed doubles open tounament being held at Etwall Bowls Club is now on the main menu

Thu Mar 1st

OPEN COMPETITION  -  Full details of the Midsummer Open Doubles being held at Rykneld Bowls Club are now on the main menu.

Thu Mar 1st

AGM 2018  -  The minutes from our AGM are now on the main menu.

Sat Feb 3rd

WITHDRAWN : Please note that Breadsall Ladies have now withdrawn from the Ladies Division 2 League through being unable to raise a team.

Sat Feb 3rd

WITHDRAWN : Please note that Alvaston & Crewton have now withrawn from the Over 55's Division 5 League through being unable to raise a team.

Sat Feb 3rd

CHANGE OF NAME : Please note that Duffield will now play under the name of Allesree 'B' in Division 3 of the Wednesday Night Doubles.

Sat Jan 20th

AGM 2018  -  Reminder the AGM is on the 6th February 2018 to be held at Holbrook Miners Welfare at 7-00 pm. Look forward to seeing you all there.