Wolverhampton Seniors Bowling League 2018

President Secretary Fixture Secretary Treasurer
Mr W Crosby  Mrs Pat Poxon  Mr Nick Williams Mr Terry Morris 
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All 2018 League results have been entered


Important Dates:


Latest information:

Fri Oct 12th

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

Wed Sep 26th

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)

Wed Sep 19th

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.

Wed Sep 12th

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.

     runners   Ruuners up

Sun Aug 26th

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

Fri Aug 24th

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 

Wed Aug 15th

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

Mon Aug 13th

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.

Sat Aug 4th

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.

Tue Jul 31st

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.

Wed Jul 4th

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.

Sat Jun 30th

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.

Wed Jun 13th

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.

Sat May 5th

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.


Sat Apr 21st

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.


Sun Apr 15th

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

Tue Mar 27th

Please Note that at short notice Wombourne B have resigned from the league, leaving Division 3 with only 9 teams.