|Mr Ray Brandreth Esq||Mr Clive Nelson Esq||Mr Doug Stocking Esq|
Welcome to the Results Service of the Mid Cheshire Bowling Association
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OWLEY WOOD CLUB
Affiliated to the CCBA & BCGBA
Founded in 1904
Welcome to the Mid Cheshire Crown green bowling association.
Established in 1904, the headquarters for the Association are at Owley Wood recreation club, Weaverham, Northwich. Situated in the heart of Cheshire, the association is made up of 32 participating clubs, boasting approximately eighteen hundred registered players. There are five divisions.
A team consists of twelve players and is open to both men and lady bowlers.
In addition to league bowling the association also runs two team knockout competitions which are handicapped according to the team and league status, and six individual competitions which are sponsored by local buisnesses.
The Guardian Cup sponsored by the Guardian newspaper group since 1947 with over £1000 prize money and The Roberts bakery Cup sponsored by Roberts Bakery (Northwich) a handicap competition sinse 1976 with over £1200 prize money and replica trophies, this sponsorship will continue for at least 50 years. More information about these competitions can be obtained on the appropriate web page.
League bowling generally takes place on either Thursday or Friday evenings, whilst the Cup competitions are played on Monday and Tuesday evenings.
The season commences in April and continues until the end of September.
In addition to our results web pages, league tables and weekly results are published in the Northwich Guardian.
more information about the association and points of contact for individual clubs can be obtained from the Scretary, the details of which can be found on the 'Officials' web page.
Fri Apr 6th 18:30 LITTLER CUP :- 1st Round
Fri Apr 13th 18:30 LITTLER CUP :- 2nd Round
Fri Apr 20th 18:30 MID CHESHIRE LEAGUE BEGINS
Fri Oct 26th 7pm ANNUAL PRESENTATION EVENING : at OWLEY WOOD SC
Fri Jan 4th 7:00pm ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING : at Owley Wood SC
HANDBOOKS : Thanks everyone for picking up your league and County books, if anyone needs more please get in touch, BCGBA books will be availabe soon, will get them to you.
Welcome HELSBY B playing in Section 4
The draw for the 2018 World Club championship, to be held at Fox Lane Sports & Social club, Fox Lane, Leyland, PR25 1HB, has been drawn. 11am start
Mid Cheshire Teams taking part
Sunday 1st April :- Castle SSC v St Georges (Shropshire)
Sunday 8th April :- Wharton Cons v Eccleston (Merseyside)
Last 8 to play to a winner on Sunday 15th April
As you may be aware a BCGBA rule will be put in to place shortly that all clubs must have a trained Saveguarding officer in place for the 2019 season, without this the
CLUB WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO PLAY BOWLS.
The County Secretary (John Knapper) and DBS/CRB officer (Yvette Gregory) have set up a course on MONDAY 19th MARCH at 7pm till 9pm at RUDHEATH SOCIAL CLUB
A safeguarding course has been set up at Houldsworth WMC on Saturday 14th April at 11am
The cost of this course is £16 per person payable to the CCBA. (to John Knapper )Sec of CCBA
Places allocated on first come basis.
Proof of identification is required (passport, driving licence and proof of Address)
Resignations from our Association : The following teams will not be playing in our league in the 2018 season
BARNTON CC C, BUNBURY, SPINNER & BERGAMOT & WHARTON REC B
AGM:-Main points of this years AGM (2018) have been put on its own page.