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On This Day: 24th May 2013

On this day in 2013 Castlefields were scoring a big 11-3 win away at the Bylet. Newport earned a big 13-1 win at home to Archibald Worthington, while Meole Brace beat Sir John Bayley 12-2. St Georges and Chester Road defeated Ifton and Burway 10-4, with Wrockwardine Wood beating Wem …

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On This Day: 21st May 2010

On this day in 2010, Childs Ercall scored a rare away win at the Bowring, despite having just 5 winners there. There were two other away wins, with Meole Brace winning 9-5 at Ifton and Chester Road 10-4 at the Bylet. Castlefields defeated Newport 9-5 as Newport started to become …

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On This Day: 20th May 2005

On this day in 2005 it was a decisive day in that year’s Championship race. The champions Chester Road travelled to early leaders St Georges 16 points behind after St Georges had amassed an incredible 67 points from their first 6 games. But the Champions struck a decisive blow after …

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On This Day: 19th May 2017

On this day in 2017 Chester Road suffered their biggest home defeat in the league, 11-3 against the league Champions Sir John Bayley. Bylet and Wrockwardine Wood drew 8-6, while Hanmer and Castlefields both won 12-2 at home to Burway and St Georges respectively. There were 5 games that ended …

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On This Day: 17th May 2013

On this day in 2013, there were six 10-4 victories, perhaps a record for the most same score games on one night. Four of those 10-4s were won by the away side, with the two home games won by Sir John Bayley and Burway over Chester Road and Hadley USC …

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On This Day: 15th May 2009

On this day in 2009 there were 4 away wins out of the 7 games played, 3 of them being by just single figure chalks, with Chester Road the biggest away winners, 10-4 at neighbours Archibald Worthington. Bylet won at Newport 9-5, by just 3 chalks, St Georges by the …

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On This Day: 12th May 2017

On this day in 2017 there were a few shock results. The biggest shock was Bylet’s 8-6 win at St Georges, their first ever win there, led by ex-St Georges player Scott Harries winning 8. Castlefields won  at Newport 10-4 in a result that went a long way to helping …

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New BCGBA Guidance

Guidance on the re-opening of greens The following documents are available for download. Guidance for the re-opening of greens Risk Assessment Clubs remaining closed poster Please be aware that this is for Phase 1 of the opening of greens and will be reviewed in light of any changes for Phase …

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On this Day: 10th May 2013

On this Day in 2013 saw Sir John Bayley score an impressive 11-3 win over Hadley USC by just 16 chalks. The Bayley took two games 20 and another two 19, with one of those 20 losers being former double League Merit winner James Grimston on his first appearance in …

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On This Day: 9th May 2008

On this day in 2008 there were 7 home wins in the league. There were two 13-1 successes, by Chester Road over Newport and Ford over Archibald Worthington, one of their biggest ever wins in the league. Sir John Bayley beat Childs Ercall 11-3, while Wem USC defeated Wrockwardine Wood …

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