|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 31 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.
To Contact the web manager with suggestions or comments please send to clivethebeatle @aol.com
Fri Jan 4th 7:00pm ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING : at Owley Wood SC. Notice of Motions proposals to reach me by November 1st 2018.
At the last BCGBA rules revision meeting on Saturday 20th January 2018 it was passed that every club should have a named Safeguarding Officer who holds a current DBS.
The date for another Safeguarding course has been confirmed,
Sunday 25th November at Whitby Sports & Social Club, Dunkirk Lane, Ellesmere Port Cheshire CH65 6QF. In the Presidents Lounge
Start 7.00pm prompt will last 2 hours cost is £16.00
Please send cheques to John Knapper 36 Belgrave Road Crewe CW2 7NH and make payable to ‘Cheshire County Bowling Association’
Course attendees will need to bring photographic proof of identity and their National Insurance Number.
If anyone holds a current DBS certificate they must bring that with them.
Those wishing to attend must contact county secretary John Knapper beforehand to confirm their place.
WHITBY CUP : As you know it was agreed that this season a new handicap system would be trialed in the Whitby Cup. Players in this system are handicapped individually and your players handicap can now be found on the Club registration page. Secretaries and team captains will now have to be aware of each players handicap and add them together each match to find your teams handicap for each game played in the competition. Any problems please get in touch with me at firstname.lastname@example.org .
NOTE :- YOUR HANDICAP IS BASED ON LAST YEARS RESULTS
AGM:-Main points of this years AGM (2018) have been put on its own page.