If there is anyone who has not yet picked up their Presentation Lunch Tickets they have previously ordered and not yet paid for, then I shall be available at Penn Bowling Club about 12:30 on 1st November to collect payment. Again, if anyone else would like to purchase tickets then please phone or email me in advance for collection on 1st November. Cheers, Terry
Today saw the last three rounds of the League doubles competition on Swindons well manicured turf. The weather was absolutely glorious and well attended by supporters from all teams clubs. The bowling, as expected, was of the highest standard from all participants. Thanks to all at Swindon for their hospitality
Congratulations to Alan Matthews and Brian Harman the winners (21) who finally overcame the strong opposition of Clive Pittaway and Mick Starzak (15)
Division 5 Shortheath Libs
gave Division 6 Bradmore A
a bit of a lesson in how to bowl on a windy day. Congratulations to them for their 112-83 win and their promotion to the 4th division next year. Thanks also to Essington Liberal Club for the use of their well-manicured green and the refreshments provided.
Divisions 3 v 4 Cup Match - Congratulations to Penn B
for almost achieving a complete whitewash over West Park -
Ann Treble saved the day - at this afternoons match on Shortheath Liberals green that was in fine fettle.
Thanks to Shortheath Liberals Bowling Club for their facilities and hospitality.
Div 3 & 4 Cup Final West Park v Penn B is to be played on Wednesday 12th September 2.00 pm Start at Short Heath Libs
Div 5 & 6 Cup Final Bradmore A v Short Heath Libs is to be played on Wednesday 19th September 2.00 pm Start at Essington
League Doubles Final to be played at Swindon BC on Wednesday 26th September 12.45 scratch out for 1.00 pm start.
Qualifying pairs are as follows
Alf Bentley/Don Bate Springvale, John Hawthorne/Bill Caddick Woodfield, Steve Bird/Graham Charles Codsall, Alan Matthew/Brian Harman Woodfield, Jack Picknell/Alan Penwright Will Nordley, Clive Pittaway/Mick Starzak Codsall, Terry Wood/John Corbett, Will Nordley, Terry Morris/Graham Adamson Bradmore
League Dress Code applies for all three Final days listed above
All outstanding League games must be played by the 12th September for all Divisions other than Div 1 which is 28th Sep.
Please note that the October League meeting is Thursday 11th October 2018 11.00 at Penn BC.
Last chance to purchase your Presentation Tickets
I shall be selling Presentation Lunch Tickets at our August 30th meeting £8 each, please email me if you would like any reserving after this date.
Venue Penn Bowling Club Buffet Thursday November 8th
Congratulations to the following League Doubles Final Qualifiers
Alan Matthew & Brian Harman Woodfield
Steve Bird & Graham Charles Codsall
Clive Pittaway & Mick Starzak Codsall
Jack Picknall & Alan Pennwright Will Nordley
John Corbett & Terry Wood Will Nordley
Terry Morris & Graham Adamson Bradmore
Alf Bentley & Don Bate Springvale
Bill Caddick & John Hawthorne Woodfield
Final to be played Wednesday 26th September 2018 at Swindon BC, 12.45pm scratch out for 1.00 pm Start. Dress Code applies
Congratulations to Woodfield A who won the Div 1 & 2 Cup final this afternoon on the Willenhall Nordley green. Running out winners 126 - 78 against Willenhall Trinity A. Match result can be found on the Cup holder.
Please note the Doubles Qualifying Round scheduled to be played at 44Club, will now be played at Amery on Wednesday 12.45 scratch out for 1.00pm start.
Any club or individual wishing to return their cups they won last year, may do so this Thursday 2nd August 2018. Please in a clean and polished condition. I must have ALL cups returned for engraving on or before our meeting of 6th September 2018. Thanks for your co-operation, Terry.
Congratulations to Rob Stewart Woodfield A for winning the League Merit Final today at the excellent Penn B.C green. Rob maintained a very strong standard of bowling all through the day beating Vic Smith Essington B (2015 winner) in the final 21-13.Vic had earlier beaten Pat Calvin Springvale B 21- 13 in the Semi-Final with Rob putting a tremendous display of bowling to defeat another past winner John Corbett Will Nordley A 21- 7. I would like this opportunity to thank Penn BC for the use of there facilities, fellow committee members for there help and finally all the spectators who turn up to support what was an excellent afternoon of bowling.
A full list of today final results can be found in the Cup Results folder on the front page of this web site. Please note earlier rounds results have been updated to reflect 6 points on the card for the 15up games.
Just a reminder that the League Individual Merit is being held at Penn BC this Wednesday 4th July 12.45 am scratch out for 1.00pm start. Would be nice to see as many spectators as possible.
Another reminder is that Double entries will be taken by Terry at Thursdays League Meeting again at Penn BC (5th July). Qualifying Round is Wednesday 15th August, with Final scheduled for Wednesday 26th September.
Divisional Cup Semi Final matches can be found in the Cup folder.
Congratulations to the following Individual Merit Qualifiers
Brian Smith Sedgley Ex, Alan Matthews Woodfield A, Derek Dace Bilston, Pat Calvin Springvale, Graham Cox Sedgley Ex, Bill Harris Cos Tavern, Terry Wood Will Nordley, Derek Wilcox Pennfields, John Corbet Will Nordley, Peter Prescott Will Trinity, Brian Harman Woodfield A, John Melia Codsall A, Vic Smith Essington B, Graham Charles Codsall B, Ray Lewis Amery, & Rob Stewart Woodfield A.
Please note final will now be played on Penn Bowling Club Wednesday 4th July 12.45 pm scratch out for 1.00 pm start. Dress code applies.
The games that were called off this Wednesday 2nd May, I would like all matches to be played by the 17th May 18 as per league rules.
It is with regret that I have to inform you that Pennfields A Division One have resigned from the league. This will result in there being two bye weeks for teams in each half of the season. Their players will be allowed to play for other teams within the League, subject to the correct league procedures being followed.
Please note Springvale D Division 5 have resigned from the league, leaving only 9 teams in this Division, fixtures now show when teams have a bye werk
Please Note that at short notice Wombourne B have resigned from the league, leaving Division 3 with only 9 teams.