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2 09, 2019

National Finals – Scrumpies just miss out on Amy Rose Final victory.

By |2019-09-03T09:54:59+01:00September 2nd, 2019|Bowls England News, Junior News, News, Senior News|Comments Off on National Finals – Scrumpies just miss out on Amy Rose Final victory.

From our girls in Leamington: Somerset Scrumpies just missed out on taking the Amy Rose 2019 title - losing to Northamptonshire Roses 34-15. A fine run saw our Scrumpies again reach the final in superb form against Essex, meeting a Northants side fresh from the closest of victories against Devon Belles in their semi-final. [...]

1 09, 2019

National Finals – Amy Rose – Scrumpies face Northants Roses in today’s Final.

By |2019-09-01T18:47:41+01:00September 1st, 2019|Bowls England News, Junior News, News, Senior News|Comments Off on National Finals – Amy Rose – Scrumpies face Northants Roses in today’s Final.

From our girls in Leamington: Somerset Scrumpies again reach the Amy Rose Final to play Northants Roses this afternoon. Following victories over Maids of Kent 37 - 17 in Qtr finals and Essex lionesses 43 - 13 in Semi finals our girls face Northants who defeated Devon in the other very exciting Semi final. Good [...]

12 08, 2019

National finals – Sutton Winson Plate

By |2019-08-12T17:11:21+01:00August 12th, 2019|Bowls England News, Junior News, News, Senior News|Comments Off on National finals – Sutton Winson Plate

From our man in Leamington: In the Final of this young players' event Hertfordshire’s Dylan Martin and Sam Andrews defeated Somerset’s Oliver Collins (Ilminster BC) and Yorkshire’s Daniel Agart at a rain-drenched Victoria Park, Royal Leamington Spa. The Hertfordshire duo reached the final after a tie-break victory over Alexandra Rowe (Kent) and Oliver Kenway (Dorset). [...]

23 07, 2019

Somerset Junior Mixed Singles event – Ashcombe Pk BC.

By |2019-07-23T17:31:36+01:00July 23rd, 2019|Junior News, News|Comments Off on Somerset Junior Mixed Singles event – Ashcombe Pk BC.

What a day! Fantastic bowling by our juniors in the Somerset county junior mixed singles, held recently at Ashcombe Park BC. Final positions:- 4th Dan Beames, 3rd Peter Loaring, Runner up Sam Dart, Winner Imogen Cracknell. Congratulations to all the competitors and a very big thank you to our sponsors from Avon Sportsground Maintenance. Brian [...]

22 07, 2019

Coaching Masterclasses at Leamington Spa – 2019

By |2019-07-22T09:51:43+01:00July 22nd, 2019|Bowls England News, Junior News, News, Senior News|Comments Off on Coaching Masterclasses at Leamington Spa – 2019

SBA Performance Manager Edna Bessell MBE has the following news:- Coach Bowls and Bowls England Coaching Clinics: Hosted by some of the top names in the sport of Bowls. If there is anyone wishing to attend these classes at Leamington Spa during the National Championships can you please let me (Edna) know ASAP (no later [...]

9 07, 2019

Match Secretary required for Somerset Bowls Association.

By |2019-07-22T14:07:17+01:00July 9th, 2019|Junior News, News, Senior News|Comments Off on Match Secretary required for Somerset Bowls Association.

The SBA Board is seeking applications for the position of Match Secretary,  as Alan Gray is intending to stand down for health reasons at the AGM in November 2019. The job holder can be either male or female and will also sit on the SBA Board fulfilling a crucial role in the running and future [...]

22 06, 2019

New Development resources available for Club open days, tasters etc.

By |2019-06-22T17:45:38+01:00June 22nd, 2019|Junior News, News, Senior News|Comments Off on New Development resources available for Club open days, tasters etc.

Our Development Manager has some new resources available to assist Clubs at open days, taster sessions, recruitment drives and so on. The flyer leaflets are available for distribution and the roller banner and flag can be loaned for your event - please contact Brian Cracknell for further details.

22 06, 2019

Somerset Bowls Association now on Facebook!

By |2019-06-22T09:04:43+01:00June 22nd, 2019|Junior News, News, Patrons, Senior News|Comments Off on Somerset Bowls Association now on Facebook!

SBA now have a Facebook account - administered by our Development Manager Brian Cracknell. Membership is growing fast so why not join the group now and keep up with all the latest news! Find us on Facebook on the Somerset Bowls Association page, and let us know what you think!