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Waterloo Bowls cancelled for second consecutive year

Waterloo Bowls cancelled for second consecutive year

By Andrew Atkinson Exclusive The 2021 Crown Green Waterloo Bowls Championship has been cancelled for a second consecutive year, due to the ongoing situation of the Blackpool based stadium needing thousands of pounds worth of refurbishment, added to the COVID-19...
David Bryant had few equals

DAVID BRYANT – THE GREATEST PLAYER EVER IN THE HISTORY OF BOWLS

Quote: 'I called David Bryant 'God' to his face. No one will surpass his record. I was devastated when I heard he had passed away' Quote: 'David Bryant would get the salt and pepper pots out at dinner...
Shoey Only kept two Commonwealth games trophies during illustrious career.

SHOEY BOWLS ‘EM OVER!

Quote: 'I was practising in the early hours of the morning at a time when other players were returning home at 3am from a night out on the town' Leader Chief Sports Editor Andrew Atkinson speaks to Bowls...
Greenlands Bowls Club

British Isles Bowls Council and British Isles Women’s Bowls Council events 2021 season cancelled,...

By Andrew Atkinson The British Isles Bowls Council (BIBC) and British Isles Women’s Bowls Council (BIWBC) events for the 2021 season are cancelled, due to the ongoing situation with the latest coronavirus outbreak. “The decision reflects the challenges related to the...

COVID CRISIS AN OPPORTUNITY TO INVEST

Sport England grant aids bowling club during coronavirus lockdown Quote: 'Crown green bowls - despite of its image - is a unique sport that caters all ages. Our youngest bowler is nine, and have active bowling members in...
Bramley Park Bowling Green in Leeds

Leeds Council U-Turn over bowling green closures

By Andrew Atkinson Secretary of the Leeds Crown Green Bowls Association Steve Olivant has praised the decision not to cancel plans to close half of Leeds’s council-maintained bowling greens, in a U-turn. Leeds City Council's budget proposed reducing the number of...
Gary Ellis: five times Waterloo champion. Photo: Gary Ellis.

BATTLE OF WATERLOO, CROWN KING OF BOWLS

The Waterloo Bowls Championship five-times winner Gary Ellis talks to Andrew Atkinson in an Exclusive interview about the future of the 114-years-old prestigious Crown Green event's future. Quote: 'Once repairs are done we will get a 10 year...
The club was told the agreement had come to an end and members would have to pay £20,000 a year to remain.

Cash-strapped 117 year-old Bowls Club closure fears, due to finances

The club currently has 45 members and shares the facilities with the Royal British Legion By Andrew Atkinson Cash-strapped 117 year-old Rickmansworth Bowls Club fears closure, due to finances. Three Rivers District Council has informed the historic club it was not...
Bowls England prelim 2022 Commonwealth Games squad as part of Team England

Bowls England prelim 2022 Commonwealth Games squad as part of Team England

By Andrew Atkinson Bowls England has announced its preliminary squad at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games as part of Team England. Three-times Commonwealth Games Gold Medallist Ellen Falkner and a return to the elite level for fellow Commonwealth Games Gold Medallists...

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Day of the Titans

Emerald Isle Bowls Club by Elwyn Morris Monday the Titans played Vistabella Drivers at home and won 10-4 aggregate of 121-88, winners P Heaney S...
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