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July 15, 2024 - 10:47:45
East End Competition

East End Open Pairs, Saturday 24th August 2024.
Sponsored by Buildcare Construction NW Ltd.
Prize Money subject to entries.
20 pound per pair, limited to 32 Pairs.
All Entries and Enquiries to Sue Sinclair 07515 288102.

July 12, 2024 - 14:48:18

OPEN PAIRS COMPETITION kindly sponsored by Martins Funeral Directors

to be held at Moor Park Sports and Social Club, Blackpool Road, Preston PR2 3AE (01772 717709) on SUNDAY 20TH OCTOBER 2024. Start times 10am, 11am, 12noon please advise. Limited to 32 pairs, all games 21 up +3.....ENTRY FEE 20 pounds per pair payable by cheque or bank transfer. (RBS bank sort code 16-20-16 account number 11909034) PRIZE MONEY TO BE PAID OUT SUBJECT TO ENTRIES. Bar and refreshments available all day. Entries to Joe Traynor 07984 522627 or joetraynor@btinternet.com or Jean Titterington 01772 383107 or 07714 292985

June 29, 2024 - 13:05:01
Joyce Coulthurst RIP

It is with deep sadness to report the passing of Joyce Coulthurst aged 92 years. Joyce played bowls for many years at Whitechapel, Whittingham and the Plough, Grimsargh. A life member of the Longridge & District Young Vets bowling league. Our thoughts go out to her family and friends. Her funeral will take place at St James’s Church, Whitechapel on Friday 5th July at 11am.

June 22, 2024 - 10:54:19
Dave Wild
Dave Wild Jubilee Gardens

It is with great sadness that i have to report the death of Dave Wild from Jubilee Gardens. His Funeral will take place on Friday 28th Julne at 2.45pm at Carleton Crem then back to Cleveleys Mens. Dave RIP

June 17, 2024 - 20:37:39
Belmont BC
Open Singles

Open Singles 29th and 30th June 11, 12, 14, 15 .00 Hours Qualifying, Finals Day 7th July. To Enter conatct Colin Newton 07403168700 or Kevin Reed 07368124282. Entry Fee ;12 .

May 22, 2024 - 20:01:25
Jim Seeley
Jim Seeley RIP

It is with great sadness that we have to announce the death of Jim Seeley from Marton Inst. The Funeral will take place on Monday 17th June at 12.30 at Carleton Crem.

May 15, 2024 - 20:19:45
NL & Fylde Ladies County v Cheshire

The above match will be played on Sunday 19th May 2pm Start at Parkfield BC Fulshaw Lane Preston.
Home team ; Debbie Watters, Joan Jolly, Liz Bennett, Tracey Livesey, Julie Holcroft, Caron O,Neill, Kath Garnett, Margaret Warburton, Julie Murphy, Tracey Charlesworth, Emily James, Carol Darley.
Away Team at Parkside BC, Macclesfield; Cath Lockwood, Gill Sutton, Andrea Holt, Wendy Harris, Joan Bullen, Laura Saunders, Julie Beesley, Joan Bear, Gill Nelson, Kath Watkinson, Sarah Edmondson, Clair Russell.

April 30, 2024 - 20:00:59
Joe Barlow
Joe Barlow RIP

It is with a heavy heart that we have to announce the Death of Joe Barlow from Layton Inst, Joe was President of the club, he brought the club back from Raikes, he sorted the green out at Layton so could go back, he backed all the Comps with his money, a legend on the Fylde Coast. To Me Joe was Mr Layton Inst/Raikes for what he did for the clubs, will be a hard act to follow. Top Bowler and Gentleman, Our Condolances go out to his Family at this very sad time. Joe,s Funeral will take place on Tuesday 14th May at 2pm at Carleton Crem then back to Layton Inst.

April 28, 2024 - 19:57:41

Any Teams going Norbreck BC Please use Clovelly Avenue Car Park at the Back of the club, and NOT the small one on Dalphene Avenue as Delphene is being re-surfacing all week. Its closed from Tuesday 30th April for the reminder of the week. Thank You

April 25, 2024 - 20:25:57
Wesham BC

Just a note every Monday from 6th May 1pm to 3pm we are hosting Social Bowling everyone welcome, coaching available and it,s ;3 inc Refreshments. Please call Karen Kelly 07540813578 All Welcome, please come along and enjoy meeting new people. Thank You

April 18, 2024 - 10:06:49
Morecambe Bowling League
handicaps for cups


April 16, 2024 - 21:40:20
Jubilee Gardens

Jubilee Gardens matches as follows;
Monday Welcome League....Both Teams will play 11am at Cleveleys Mens, Home practice 10.30am.
Tuesday Fylde Vets.....Jubilee A Team will play at Cavendish Park normal time. Jubilee Gdns will play at Cleveleys Mens 11am. Home Practice 10.30am
Tuesday Ladies Evening League; Jubilee will play Home matches at Park Club Cleveleys.
Wednesday Night; FABA. Jubilee Gardens will play Home Fixtures at Cleveleys Mens normal time.
Thursday Ladies Afternoon League; All Home matches will be played at Cleveleys Mens.
Friday. TCBL Jubilee will play all Home Matches at Cleveleys Mens.
Saturday; , 1 team at Belmont and Michael Orr team at Anchorsholme.

May i take this opportunity as Fylde Rep Chairman for the county to thank each club for supporting jubilee Gardens at this time, otherwise would have no club and would have folded so a great big thank you to all.

April 15, 2024 - 21:22:03
Welcome Afternoon League
Jubilee Gardens A Team

Both Jubilee Gardens A and Jubilee Gardens Team,s will play Home Matches at Cleveleys Mens on a Monday at 11am. Practise for Home Team will be 10.30am. This is so we keep Jubilee in the League, so they don,t have to drop out and lose members and it fold,s until there problem is sorted with the Green. May we thank all clubs for helping out, it,s much appreciated. Thank You

April 14, 2024 - 14:10:39
Fylde Veterans Bowling League
Jubilee Gardens A Team

Jubilee Gardens A Team will play HOME Matches at Cavendish Park. normal time 2pm start. Jubilee Gardens will play Home matches at Cleveleys Mens on Tuesday Morning at 11am, Practise for Home team at 10.30am . Thank You

April 03, 2024 - 21:54:55
Submitting of Match Results. - Resolved.
Results for 3rd April

The issue with submitting match results has now been resolved. Apologies.

April 03, 2024 - 20:55:31
Lesley Rigby
Lesley Rigby (Park Club Cleveleys)

It is with great sadness that i have to announce that Lesley passed away last week. Lesley ,s Funeral will be on Thursday 18th April at 11.45am at Carleton Crem then back to the Park Club Cleveleys. Lesley was married to Teryy Rigby who is the Park Club Bowls Chairman. Our throughts go out to Terry and the family and all her Friends at this sad time. RIP Lesley. Thank You

March 25, 2024 - 15:49:00
Mark Mills
Mark Mills (Layton Inst)

if you are interested Mark Mills will be on Countdown on Monday 1st April on Channel 4 at 2.10pm. It,s a show with Letters and Numbers, Tune in to see how Mark goes On. Thank You

March 20, 2024 - 14:19:46
NL @ Fylde Registrar

The New Registrar to get a new Bowling Number is Mr Neil Payne. 49 Stainforth Ave, Bispham, Blackpool. FY2 0EZ. Tel: 07899 898645. email: neil.payne926@gmail.comPLEASE DON,T SEND ANY TO THE PREVIOUS ONE GEOFF FOY.Thank You

February 29, 2024 - 15:16:46
Fleetwood & District Bowling League
League fees

a reminder to all clubs that league fees are now due, the league starts on the 1st April and all fees need to be paid by then. the fees of £45 need to be sent to the treasurer Paul Sherlock, if paying electronically the sort code is 16-23-13 the account number can be obtained off the treasurer. Tel 07415631342

February 26, 2024 - 18:13:38
Morecambe Bowling League
Presidends day draw @ b l s b g 17th August

09-00 start bye v burton in ken a skerton a v bye carn b v warton b b l s d v lune rd d b l s b v ship b galgate v lune rd b
09-45 start bye v warton a hornby a v bye burton in lons v lansil a b g c v b l s a arnside v dolphinholme milnthorpe a v bye
10-30 start luneside v bare c bye v milnthorpe b hale v skerton c trimpell a v b l s c lansil b v skerton b
11-15 start bare c v bye jubile vbye b g a v quernmore a station at lansil v bare a cumberla
11-15 start cumberland a v burton in ken b holme a v bye holme b v bye slyne b v parkside
12-00 start quernmore b v bare a trimpell v lune rd d carn a v bye slyne a v b g b hornby b v ship a bay mix v univercity
div 1 scratch div 2 +2 div 3 +3 div 4 +4 div 5 +5

February 20, 2024 - 13:28:57
Cleveleys Mens Open Comps
Cleveleys Mens Tom Woods Mixed Doubles and Open Doubles

Tom Woods takes place in Festival Week Qualifies are Sunday 21st, Monday 22nd, Tuesday 23rd, Wednesday 24th July at 6.15 and 7.15, Practise 5.45, Finals Night Friday 26th July from 6pm.Entries £12 a pair................Open Doubles will take place on Sunday 15th September, Entries £12 a pair, Winners £200, Runners up £100, Semi-Finalists £50, Quarter-Finalists £20. Entries for both competitions to Peter Jose 07596230870 by text, Messenger or Whats App.

February 20, 2024 - 10:34:22
Highfield Ladies
Highfield Ladies Comp

Competition to be held at Highfield Ladies Bowling ClubBack Ash StBlackpoolFY4 2JN (Use FY4 2DY in Satnav to park on St Martins Rd)HIGHFIELD LADIES OPEN HANDICAPMonday 8th April 2024Registration 9.15 amStart 9.45 amEntry Fee £3Refreshments availableEntries by Friday 29th March 2024 toSue Isherwood Mob: 07835544206Email: sue.isherwood@icloud.com

February 16, 2024 - 19:04:03
Woodplumpton & District Bowling League
Access to Woodplumpton Bowling Club

Due to the flooding at the junction of the new road and Sandy Lane, access to Woodplumpton BC is limited to Bartle Lane from the Sitting Goose end, or Tabley Lane , junction Sandy Lane near the village. It doesn't look like its going to be fixed any time soon

February 15, 2024 - 20:32:12
NL @ Fylde County AGM
NL @ Fylde County AGM Sunday 18th February

NL @ Fylde County AGM will take place on Sunday 18th February at Canberra Club Salmesbury. 11am is Development and Funding for your Club Presentation, followed by the AGM approx 12.15. We would ask Bowlers or Club Members to attend your County AGM and see what goes on, especially the presentation at 11am where you can get funding for your Club. The County Officials do a lot of work where clubs and People don,t see, Please try and attend. Thank You

February 13, 2024 - 10:49:53
Lancaster Bowling League
Move to Bowlsresults.co.uk

We have moved the results service from Online Bowls to a new website on bowlsresults.co.uk From the Lancashire section click on "Lancaster Bowling". All 2024 fixtures and information can now be found here.

February 06, 2024 - 19:28:36
Posting of Fixtures on Website

Some Leagues have got fixtures posted where it says 2024. Please bear with the people who deal with League's as a lot still has to go on with them. Majority of the time some sites on League's will not be ready until at least March when people still have work to do on them. Rest assured these will all be up and running forthe Start of the Season. Thank You

January 24, 2024 - 20:47:39
Gerry Martin
Gerry Martin RIP

It is with deep sadness that i have to report the death of Gerry Martin who has sadly passed away. Gerry played his bowls mainly at Cleveleys Mens but also had spells at Park Club Cleveleys and Thornton NPL. Our thoughts go out to his Family, Friends and Bowlers. RIP Gerry. A gathering to celebrate the life of Gerry will take place at Cleveleys Mens on Saturday 9th March at 1pm.

January 24, 2024 - 17:52:42
Kirkham Cons
Kirkham Cons Tuesday Night

Kirkham Cons are looking for players to play on a Tuesday Night in the 2024 Season in the Preston Premier League. Good Green with great facilities. If you are interested please contact Gary Cochrane on 07889751195. Thank You

January 22, 2024 - 21:03:19
Robert Walsh
Robert Walsh RIP

It is with deep sadness that i have to report the death of Robert Walsh who played at Great Eccleston and was also a former Treasurer of NL @ Fylde Mens County. Our Thoughts go out to all his Friends, Family and Bowlers. RIP Robert

January 15, 2024 - 18:40:07
Belmont BC
Belmont BC Open Singles

2024 Open Singles Limited to 64. Qualifying Dates Saturday 29th June 11am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm and Sunday 30th June 11am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm. Final 16 on Sunday 7th July. Entry Fee £12 (£900 in prize money, Winner £300 subject to full entry.To enter with perferred Qualifing Session contact either Colin Newton 07403168700 or Kevin Reed 07368124282. If paying by Bank Transfer please inc initials/full name as payment reference. Please pay by 15th June. Refreshments/snacks available all day. Thank You

January 13, 2024 - 19:56:43
Singleton BC
Singleton BC Ladies Afternoon League

Singleton A Ladies team are looking to invite Ladies who would be willing to play for their Team in the Over Wyre Ladies Tuesday Afternoon League. Ladies do not have to reside in Wyre/Fylde areas to be eligible to play. Any Lady interested is asked to contact Sheila Todhunter on 07719341482 or by emailing s.todhunter01@talktalk.net........Thank You

January 13, 2024 - 19:50:26
Open Pairs Comp
Moor Park Sports and Social Club PR2 3AE

Sunday 24th March Start times 9.30, 10.30 and 11.30. Limited to 32 pairs all games 21 up off 3. Entry Fee £20 per pair,Payable by Cheque or Bank Transfer. Sort Code 16-20-16 Account Number 11909034. Entries to Joe Traynor 07984522627 or Jean Titterington 01772 383107 or 07714292985. Thank You

January 07, 2024 - 14:50:13
Ron Hansen
Ron Hansen RIP

It is with deep sadness that we have to announce the Death of Ron Hansen from Park Club Cleveleys. Our thoughts go out to his Family and Friends. The Funeral will take place on 7th February at 11am at Carleton Crem.

January 04, 2024 - 20:57:46
Les Parkinson
Les Parkinson RIP

It is with deep sadness that we have to report the death of les Parkinson from St Annes Ex Service. The Funeral is 19th January at Lytham Crem at 12.15 Thank You

January 03, 2024 - 22:44:03
Welcome Bowling League - Over 50s
Les Parkinson

Sorry to be the bearer of more bad news.Les Parkinson who played his bowls at St Georges and St Annes Ex Service passed away on the 27th Dec. Condolences to his family, and Rest in Peace Les will be missed around the greens.

December 31, 2023 - 13:36:35
Knott End & District Bowling League

We are looking for more teams to join for the 2023 season.

We have the same boundries as the Over Wyre League on a tuesday so any team wishing to join please send me an email to garycreer@hotmail.co.uk or contact me on 07731579096.

(Barton, Crown, Forton, Garstang, Geat Eccleston, Owd Nells, Roebuck, Scorton, St Michaels)

New Teams
Any new teams who wish to join the league please make it known to me before the AGM so that I know you will be turning up to the meeting. Thanks

November 15, 2023 - 21:05:11
NL & Fylde County
NL & Fylde County EGM

There will be an EGM on Sunday 19th November at 1pm to be held at Broughton & District Club Whittingham Lane, Broughton PR3 5DA to amalgamate of NL & Fylde CBA and NL & Fylde Ladies CBA. Representatives from Affilated Clubs and Leagues are invited to attend. Thank You

November 10, 2023 - 15:50:21
Paddy Doherty
Paddy Doherty RIP(Freckleton)

It is with great sadness that i have to report the death of Paddy Doherty, he played for a number of years at Freckleton. Paddy,s Funeral will be held on 29th November at 10.30am at Holy Family Church Warton, then Cremation at Lytham Crem, then back to Freckleton Sports and Social Club. RIP.

November 02, 2023 - 17:30:22
Fylde Amateur Bowling Association
Layton Inst Bowling Club

Layton Inst are interested in putting a New Team back in the FABA League which plays on a Wednesday Night, they need at least 3 or 4 players if interested please contact Neil Bennett 07485073243 or Nick Hopwood 07976901001. Thank You

October 31, 2023 - 19:39:20

Rene Grinton (Carleton); Funeral will take place Monday 20th November 2pm at Carleton Crem then back to Carleton BC.Neville Preston (Claremont Park); Funeral will take place Monday 13th November at 1.15pm at Carleton Crem.Derek Fenton (Jubilee Gardens) ; Funeral will take place on Monday 13th November at 10.45am at St Nicholas Church Fleetwood, then onto Carleton Crem for 11.45am.

October 20, 2023 - 16:31:22
Joe Urmson and Tommy Kitchen
Obituaries - Updated.

It is with deep sadness that we have to announce the deaths of Joe Urmson and Tommy Kitchen, 2 legends of our game on the Fylde Coast. Both excelled in our game of Crown Green Bowling. Our thoughts go out to all their friends and family. Joe passed away on 11th October and Tommy on Monday 16th October.
Both funerals will be held at Carleton Crematorium on Tuesday 7th November. Tom's Funeral at 10:30am and Joe's at 12:30pm.
Joe & Tom
Photo from happier times. Joe (Rear Center flat cap) & Tom (Front Center).

October 05, 2023 - 10:17:41
Fleetwood & District Bowling League

It is with great sadness, that the family of Arthur Armstrong, announce his death after a long illness.Arthur played bowls for many years, in several leagues, for Fleetwood Bowling Club and Fleetwood Cricket Club.He will be sadly missed by his family and many friends.Rest In Peace Arthur. Arthurs Funeral lwill be held at St Nicholas Church Highbury Ave Fleetwood FY7 7DJ on the 19th October at 12.45 then 2pm at Carleton Crematorium and afterwards at Fleetwood Bowling Club.

September 20, 2023 - 00:00:00
David White
David White RIP

It is with deep sadness we have to inform the death of David White who played for Bispham Cons and previously with Watson Park and Bispham [ now Cavendish Park].The funeral procession will now leave the Christadelphian Church at 1pm with a graveside buriel at 1.30pm at Carleton Crem followed by a service of thanksgiving at 3pm at the Christadelphian Church. Refreshments will follow.l

September 11, 2023 - 14:52:09
Fleetwood & District Bowling League

It is with great sadness to announce the passing of our great friend Ian Blackburn from Stalmine Bowling Club.Ian died peacefully on Sat 2nd September after a long illness. For many years Ian was captain of Stalmine A team in the Fleetwood league and also played for the over Wyre veterans and the over Wyre league.Our sincere condolences go out to his wife Barbara and children Karen and Paul.Ians funeral will be held at St James Church Hallgate Lane Stalmine on the 28th September at 1pm and afterwards at Hambleton Sports and Social Club Church Lane Hambleton.Ians will be taken to to Carleton for cremation with only close family in attendance.RIP dear friend.Many thanks Keith Ruddlesdin.

August 26, 2023 - 20:22:26

Bill Hindle

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of another of our bowling friends. William (Bill) Hindle passed away peacefully on Thursday 17th August. Bill loved his bowling and played for the Plough at Grimsargh and Longridge Conservative BC where he was a Bowling President.Our condolences to his wife Janet, daughter Deborah and family. Bill's funeral will be held on Thursday 7th September at 1.00pm at Our Lady and St. Michaels R.C. Church, Preston Road, Grimsargh PR3 3BJ and afterwards at the Alston Pub, Inglewhite Road, Longridge. RIP Bill

August 25, 2023 - 11:43:09
Fleetwood & District Bowling League
A.G.M. Fleetwood Bowling Club

The A.G.M. of the Fleetwood And District Bowling League will be held at the Fleetwood Bowling Club, Upper Lune Street, Fleetwood FY7 6BP on Wednesday 6th December 7.30.

August 24, 2023 - 20:29:34
David Yule
David Yule RIP

It is with deep sadness that we have to announce David Yule has passed away. David was a stalwart at Gardeners Arms, also played at a number of other clubs, a stalwart supporter Home and Away watching his beloved Blackpool FC, Played Snooker at Cleveleys Mens. After speaking with Paul Taylor we will be having a get together to celebrate the life of David, further details will be released soon, but appartenly David,s brother just wants a cremation with no funeral. He was a celebrity with appearing on Who wants to be a Millionaire. RIP DAVID.

August 21, 2023 - 15:49:42
Winter League at Moor Park SSC
Winter League at Moor Park SSC Preston

2 Teams Required to enter the Winter League, starting on 19th September for 14 Weeks. £90 per team of 4 per team with reserves 4 or more. If interested contact Jean Titterington on 01772 383107 or 07714292985. Thank You

August 17, 2023 - 20:15:43
North Of Preston Floodlit League
New Floodlit teams

If any team is interested in entering a team in the North Prestonf Floodlit League starting w/b 11th September and running to the end of October please ring or email league secretary,Jenna Goth for further details.07443418096prestonfloodlit@hotmail.co.uk

August 14, 2023 - 21:14:52
NL @ Fylde Ladies County Bowling Association

There will be an EGM on Sunday 20th August at Broughton Bowling Club at 2pm. this will be to discuss and vote the proposed Merger of the NL @ FYLDE Ladies County and NL @ Fylde County Bowling Association. It is expeceted that a rep of any club affliated to NL @FLCBA attends the meeting. Thank you

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