National Senior Merit 2021

The 2021 Crown Green Senior Merit Trophy (commonly known as the ‘All England’) will be played at Heaton Park, Manchester, on Saturday 24th July, commencing at 10am.

Admission is £5 and spectators will be permitted to bring in their own seating to the venue.  Refreshments will be available for purchase.

The full draw is attached below for anyone that would like to attend, why not go along and support the Lancashire players as well as seeing many of the top great players in action?

Doug Stewart

It is with great regret that the Lancashire C.G.B.A. has to announce the death of Mr Doug Stewart, who was a Life Member of Lancashire CGBA, the B.C.G.B.A. & the B.C.G.R.S.

Doug passed away on 28th June after a long illness. Our thoughts are with his family and friends.

Cardiac Arrest Training

The following message has been circulated by Coach Bowls.

As we saw recently with Christian Eriksen at #EURO2020 a #SuddenCardiacArrest can happen to anyone, anytime and anywhere.

Learn life-saving steps through UK Coaching’s Sport England have funded eLearning course. 

This free life-saving eLearning course is packed with immersive and scenario-based learning, practical information and tips to help you respond quickly and appropriately to a sudden cardiac arrest. Please Follow Link For More Information

Sudden Cardiac Arrest deaths are preventable, not inevitable. You can make a difference, you can save a life.

Send it to your members, committee, parents…anyone in your networks.

Level 1 Coaching Course

Hilda Jones has got some interest in running a Level 1 training course in Lancashire but needs about 12 people to make it worthwhile. The cost is £130 but BCGBA is likely to help with funding. Please alert people in your club to this and if you are interested please get in touch with Hilda.

Veterans Final

Congratulations to Paul Harris who has won the 2021 Lancashire Veterans’ Merit. He beat Martin Bacon 21-9 in the final which was held at Rivington Bowling Club. The full results from the Finals Day are posted on our Competitions page.