Incorporating the Mens & Womens Bowling Associations of the County of Northumberland

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Latest News - Womens

Double Rink Champions

Today, Sunday 26th August was the last of our County Championships where Ponteland took on Benfield in the Double Rinks.

Hooray for Hexham!

Hexham Elvaston had all the glory today as they secured the titles for both the 2 and 4 bowl Champion of Champions.

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2019 Returns & County Dinner

As per main articles within the main page - 


2019 Returns / Submissions

To be returned to George Batey by 31st October; early returns are very much appreciated. The returns include league and cup entrees, as well as competition entrees, and membership list(s).



County Dinner 

The BNMS will take place on Saturday 3rd November. All championship, cup and league winners are expected to attend this great evening. All enquiries to George Batey.

County Fours Round 2

Friday night brought the next stage of the County Fours. There was some good finishes in some games this evening, and the holders Gosforth's Chris Yeomans rink scored a decisive victory and now play Hexham House's Clive Knott.


County Pairs Update

Thursday evening featured the second round of the pairs competition. The holders for last 2 years Gosforth's Josh Minto and Chris Yeomans had a safe passage through defeating Benfield's Cecil Swick, they will now face Middleton Cup colleagues St. Georges' Darren Parkes and Phil Harvey in the next round. 


Challenge Cup Results

The Challenge Cup semi-finals took place on Saturday - the section winners were Gosforth, Gosforth Empire, Backworth Welfare (Holders), Crawford Park, Benfield and Hexham Elvaston. The final will take place on Saturday 14th July at Alnwick BC.


Alsop Cup Saturday 16th June Durham

M Dickson M Bishop P Brookwell A Fantozzi

F Close I webb A Hall Jack Taylor

C Amstrong F Scott B Callun L Birch

M Hayden A Johnson Jnr J Sutherland Jim Taylor

L Jones R Harrison W Ray M Raftree

A Stewart D Mitchell  P Mason D Cooper

Res. J Wilson G Jobe S Williams

Please meet Benfield BC 11.00am if unavalable contact K Rowe 07779901850


Top Club Progress

BE Top Club is progressing with 2 clubs in contention; Backworth Welfare and New Delaval. In particular New Delaval have recorded 2 outstanding results - firstly defeating former National Champions Gosforth and then defeating St. Georges' away. They will now have home advantage against Backworth - Backworth have defeated Portland and Hexham House.

The full and results can be found here

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