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October Meeting Cancelled

The Management Committee has decided that the October meeting is to be cancelled as we feel a meeting is not needed, as this usually looks back on the previous season. We are going to hold our AGM on Tuesday 19th January, whether this be online or in person.

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On This Day: 11th October 2019

The 2019 Presentation Evening took place at Newport on Friday 11th October. Pictures from the night are below. The collection of trophies and awards given out at the Presentation Evening. ¬†Keith Walton receives his Hall of Fame certificate from League President Mick Jones. ¬†League President Mick Jones presents Life Membership …

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On This Day: 10th October 2003

The SPBL presentation evening was held at Newport Bowling Club last Friday (10th October) following the conclusion of the finals of Pool A & B Premiership Trophy. The Chairman, John Nash, welcomed current County President Bob Moss and former County Presidents Dave Card, Neville Edwards and Mike Hinton, and players …

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On This Day: 9th October 2015

Tonight would have been the 2020 Presentation Evening. So we look back at the other Presentation Evenings over the years, starting with our last one on this date in 2015.   See the pictures below from the 2015 Presentation Evening last night held at the Sir John Bayley Club. The …

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On This Day: 4th October 2019

Chester Road retained their Premier League status after being giving a scare by Adderley on a very wet Prees new green. They only won by 9 in the end, and trailed after the first four before their experience got them through the game. In the first four and Adderley had …

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Best of the Playoffs: A history

The Play offs have taken place since 1996 when Mid-Shropshire League Champions Coddon played Sir John Bayley in front of a big crowd at St Georges. Since 2000 we have had a Play off final every season, with only two seasons not featuring a Premier League team after Craven Arms …

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Best of the Playoffs: 2016 Final

The Play off final in 2016 went down to the very last game, with the scores level it was left to Hadley USC captain Adrian Smith and Hanmer’s Alan Faukner to try and claim victory. A full report with scores and pictures is below. Hanmer finally made the breakthrough at …

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Best of the Playoffs: 2013 Final

The closest ever final was in 2013 when Archibald Worthington played Hanwood. There was already controversy before this game as Hanwood had lost to Hanmer on the Monday before, but Hanmer were deemed to have played an ineligible player and had his score changed to a 21-0 loss and therefore …

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