January 14, 2021 Lytham St.Annes Vets Bowling League Eric Warburton - Lowther Gardens BC
It is with great sadness that we need to inform you that Eric recently passed away. Eric was a popular member of Lowther Gardens for many years. Eric was a keen player, referee and a good supporter in his later years. He had been in a nursing home for a few years and passed away peacefully at the grand age of 98. His funeral will take place on Friday 15th January at Lytham Crematorium at 1.30 pm.
January 10, 2021 Oliver Fielding
It is with deep sadness that i have to announce the Death of Oliver Fielding. Oliver was well known for supporting Bowling on the Fylde Coast and will be sadly missed. Our thoughts go out to his Family and Friends.
January 04, 2021 Fylde Amateur Bowling Association/TCBL League Annual General Meetings
Due to Covid 19 both the FABA and Thornton Cleveleys Bowling League AGM,s which are held at the beginning of February have been cancelled until further Notice. Thank You.
December 22, 2020 Layton Institute Easter Pairs Carling Easter Pairs
£1250 Carling Easter Pairs. Competition Subject to Covid ... Friday April 2nd 10:30am and 1:30pm... Saturday April 3rd 10:30am.. 1:30pm FULL.., Last 16 Sunday April 4th... £15 Entry fee pay on day... Text names to Joe Barlow 07444413178 Played at Layton Institute
December 13, 2020 Christmas Message
On behalf of Online Bowls may we wish all our Bowlers, Spectators, Bowling Club Members, a very Happy Christmas and a Happy New Year. 2020 was a difficult year with Covid 19 stopping all League Bowling it was also a very sad time with Bowlers passing away, and again we send our condolances to the Families, but hopefully in 2021 we can get back to League Bowling. We send piece and goodwill to all and whatever you do at Christmas enjoy, Stay Safe and Take Care. see you in 2021. Thank You
December 06, 2020 Deceased Bowlers
It is with deep sadness i have to report the Deaths of 2 Bowlers. Ronnie Fisher who played at BAe Warton and Jack Edmondson who played at Cleveleys Park during the 80,s and 90,s. All our prayers and condolances go out to there Family and Friends at this sad time. Thank You.
November 14, 2020 Fleetwood & District Men's Bowling League A.G.M. Fleetwood & District Mens Bowling League
Following the latest Government Instructions regarding Corvid 19 it is regretted that the A.G.M. scheduled for the 2nd December has been postponed to a future date to be decided by the Committee.
October 31, 2020 Fylde Veterans Men's Bowling League Annual General Meeting
Due to the Covid Regulations, unfortunately the AGM has been cancelled until further notice. Thank You
September 09, 2020 Fleetwood Festival
Great News coming from Fleetwood a Full week of Bowling commencing Saturday 17th July to Friday 23rd July 2021. It will be announced within the next 2 weeks of Who,s Who and where to send entries to following a meeting. Already meetings have taken place and things are taking shape. More Information in 2 weeks time. Thank You.
August 30, 2020 Ian Sharpe
It is with deep regret i have to announce the death of Ian Sharpe. Ian played Bowls for a number of clubs and our thoughts go out to Julie and the family. Thank You.
June 15, 2020 Waterloo Waterloo 50/50 Club
How do you fancy in saving the world famous Waterloo Venue, by entering the new 50/50 Draw which commences on 12th July. It costs £10 a month, 50% of the entries goes to keeping the Waterloo operating. Please contact Phil McVittie on 07808071539. Closing Date for 1st Draw is 30th June. Thank You.
June 15, 2020 Deceased Bowlers
Derek Jones, Mal Sarjentson, Geoff Grayson, Alan Walker, Michael Simmonds, Alan Selby, Syd Hind. Alan Cookson, Derek Driver, Jim Mason. Over the past few months we have learnt of sad news regarding our Bowling Friends, and the Fylde Bowling Members would like to send our condolances to their Families. Thank You.
May 27, 2020 Gardeners Arms Open Competitions
Please note ALL Gardeners Arms Open Competitions are cancelled for 2020, these will take place in 2021 with similar Dates. Thank You
April 18, 2020 Fleetwood & District Men's Bowling League Alan Cookson
It is with sadness that we have been informed of the death of Alan Cookson - Captain of Stalmine and club he played for for 25 years. A true Gentleman. Condolences to his family and team mates
April 05, 2020 Longridge & District Mixed Bowling League Dave McKay
It is with deep regret to report that Dave McKay, Chairman of Fulwood Bowling Club, has passed away this morning. The Committee send their condolences to his family and friends on this sad news. I know he will be missed very much.
March 19, 2020 Fylde Amateur Bowling Association Prize Money 2019 Season
Peter Jose and Derek Kay will be at Park Club Cleveleys on Monday 23rd March between 6.30pm and 7.30pm for clubs to collect their Prize Money. if unable to collect Please let Derek Kay know on 0795530670........CANCELLED DUE TO CLUBS CLOSING
March 16, 2020 Fylde Ladies Amateur Bowling League Coronavirus
Due to the present coronavirus outbreak, there will be no bowling this year. All League fees will be carried forward to next year, as will the fixtures. Keep safe.
March 16, 2020 BCGBA Announcement All Leagues
Please see below an excerpt from a BCGBA Message.
Following the Government Announcement this afternoon, it is with great sadness that we now have to suspend all bowling for the forseeable future.
All BCGBA meetings should now be postponed as un-necessary travel should be avoided. Contact in Pubs, Clubs and restaurants to be avoided.
Taking this all into account all leagues should now suspend matches until such time as we are given an all clear to resume competition.
March 15, 2020 Fylde Veterans Men's Bowling League Thornton NPL
Bowlers required for Thornton NPL in the above League. Please contact Jeff Moores on 01253 829322. Thank You
March 12, 2020 Boundary Park
On the look out for new players for Tuesday and Wednesday Evening. Please contact Roy Holt on 01253 423470
March 03, 2020 Fleetwood & District Men's Bowling League Obituary
The Committee of the Fleetwood and District Men`s Bowling League were saddened to hear of the recent death of Dave Wright the Leagues President and send their condolences to his family and friends.The funeral is to take place on Friday the 13th March at 11.15pm at Fleetwood Methodist Church,Fleetwood Road, Fleetwood, FY7 8HN, followed by committal at Carleton Crematorium.
March 03, 2020 Peter Brunskill Marton Inst
With deepest regret we have to announce the death of Peter Brunskill. Peter,s funeral will take place on Monday 16th March at 3.30pm at Carleton Crem. Thank You.
February 27, 2020 Fylde Ladies Amateur Bowling League Jubilee Gardens 2
Jubilee gardens 2nd team are looking for new players. If you are interesed please call Sue Hoyle on 07543616284.
February 24, 2020 Dave Wright Belmont BC
It is deep sadness that we have to announce the death of Dave Wright. Dave was a Belmont Stalwart and a former councillor, who also did alot of work for the Town of Fleetwood. Thank You
February 16, 2020 Ribby Bowling Club New Players
Ribby BC is looking to recruit new members for the coming season. We are able to offer League Matches on Monday and Thursday afternoons, and Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings. If interested please contact Eddie Moore on 01772 687856. Thank You
February 15, 2020 Fylde Amateur Bowling Association Fylde League Cup Competition
Any teams wishing to enter the cup competition for the 2020 season please email Keith Carter on firstname.lastname@example.org. To run the competition Management have put a limit of 16 teams, if we don,t have 16 then we won,t run it. Closing Date is 1st March 2020.
February 11, 2020 Central Park New Playersl
Central Park are looking for new players, if interested please contact Vic Thompson 07936382694....Thank You
February 11, 2020 Fylde Ladies Amateur Bowling League Layton Ladies
Layton Ladies Bowling Club are looking for new and experienced players to join their club. Match games are on Wednesay. Please telephone Margaret Docherty on 01253 429633 or 07757605224.
January 28, 2020 GOOSE GREEN AUTUMN BOWLING COMPETITION MIXED PAIRS (1 MALE, 1 FEMALE)
(Played in accordance with BCGBA Rules) at Goose Green Bowling Club, Pilling Lane, Preesall, FY6 0JX. Tuesday 29th, Wed 30th September, Thurs 1st, Fri 2nd October, 6.30pm or 7.30pm. Practice at 6.00pm. Win 2 games to qualify. Final Day Sunday 4th October starting @ 11.00am. No Practice on Final Day. Entry fee £12. Prize money £860 (subject to entries) £250 to winners.Entries and fees to Pat Conchie, 18 Rosemount Avenue, Preesall, Poulton le Fylde, FY6 0EY tel 07519766453..email conchie.pat@com
January 28, 2020 MARTON INSTITUTE OPEN SPRING DOUBLES 2020 Qualifying nights Tues 3rd, Wed 4th, Thurs 5th, Fri 6th MARCH 2020
Practice 6.00pm, start times 6.30pm or 7.30pm (approx). Final Sunday 8th March 2020, start times 11.00am and 12 noon. First prize £300, total prize money £970 (subject to entries), limited to 64 pairs. Entry fee of £15.00 to be sent to Mr K Barks, 23, Ferndale Avenue, Blackpool, FY4 3JD. Cheques payable to Mr K Barks. Tel 07739390393 or phone Jim Seeley 07854058462
January 26, 2020 Fylde Ladies Amateur Bowling League Gardeners Arms Ladies
The ladies team at the Gardeners Arms are looking for new players for the coming season. They play on a Thursday afternoon. Please ring Gail Yarwood on 01253 828563.
January 22, 2020 Golden Ball Bowling Club, Pilling Spring Competition 2020
It is with great regret and a heavy heart that we inform you this competition will not take place. We are unsure of the future of the Golden Ball at the moment. We would like to thank the loyalty of the many bowlers who have supported this competition and our Autumn comp for 33 years. We will miss all your friendly faces.
January 21, 2020 Safeguarding Course
We are running a Safeguarding Course for all those clubs that haven,t a Safeguarding Officer per BCGBA. This will take place at Park Club Cleveleys on Saturday 15th Feb from 10am to 1pm. For further details and to book on the course please telephone Suzanne Sinclair on 07515288102. The charge is £15 per club per the BCGBA.Anyone needing DBS signing this can be done as well....Thank You.
January 21, 2020 FABA/TCBL AGM,S
Thornton Cleveleys Bowling League AGM is Monday 3rd February and Fylde Amateur League is Wednesday 5th February both commence at 7.30pm and both at Norbreck BC....Thank You
January 16, 2020 Golden Ball Social Club Spring Open Doubles Bowling Competition 2020
Qualifying rounds - Tues 3rd, Wed 4th, Thurs 5th, Fri 6th March 2020. Practice 6pm, start times 6.30pm or 7.30pm. Final Sunday 8th March 2020, start times 11.00am & 12.00 noon. First prize £300. Prize money £970 (subject to entries). Limited to 64 pairs. Entries with fee of £15 to be sent with SAE to Joan Wearden, 1, South View, Garstang Road, Pilling PR3 6AQ...Tel 01253 790705 or mobile 07880 937 461. Cheques made payable to Golden Ball Social Club. Affiliated to NL& FCBA
January 16, 2020 GOOSE GREEN BOWLING COMP 4th April 2020
At the moment this competition is full but we will still take names for reserves. The draw will be made the week before. Start times and names will be put on here and other sites so please look out for them.