I have emailed the CEO of BCGBA this evening 24th February regarding League Matches, this is the reply which Mark sent back. ....We are still waiting on the full guidance from Dept of Sport and will update via the counties as soon as we have full information. Thank You.
February 15, 2021 Michael Boddy
It is with deep sadness we announce the death of Michael Boddy a few days ago. Michael played at Lytham Bowling Club for many years. He was a perfect gentleman both on and off the green. It was a pleasure to be his friend. Our condolences go to his partner Jean and his family. RIP Mike x
February 04, 2021 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.. Last 16 Sunday April 4th... £15 Entry fee pay on day... Text names to Joe Barlow 07444413178 Played at Layton Institute
February 03, 2021 Harry Bithall Harry Bithell
It is with deep sadness that i have to report the death of Harry Bithell. Harry was a well Known Charactor in the Bowling world on the Fylde Coast, and was Chairman of Freckleton Bowling Club. Our Condolances go to all his family and friends at this sad time.
January 24, 2021 Jubilee Bowling League AGM
Due to the current restrictions the AGM has been cancelled for 2021 I shall be in touch with all captains and secretaries at a later date. Please take care and stay safe.
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 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.