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

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Bowls Northumberland Championship Semi-Finals

For a full list of competitors follow thie link COMPETITORS


Thurs 20th July @ Alnwick BC 6.30pm


C Yeomans (G) 22 V 11  G Richardson (PD)


Fri 21st July @ Gosforth BC 6.15pm


J Miller (G) 16 v 18 M McGreevy (G)

Senior Fours Final

G Richardson (PD) 22 V 16 B Norman (HX)


Sun 23rd July @ St Georges BC 11am

2 Bowl Singles

J Morgan (BW) 13 v 12 M Bennett (G)

J Minto (G) 14 v 15 S Taws (PD)


Sun 23rd July @ Alnwick BC 11am

Champion of Champions

G Parker (BW) 21 v 6 A Fantozzi (CN)

C Lowes (ST) v S Richardson (G)


Sun 23rd JuLy @ Alnwick BC 2.30pm


D Parkes (ST) 17 v 23 M Cooper (HX)

C Yeomans (BW) 21 v 7 I Brown (BW)


M Bennett (G) 16 v 12 P Ging (BW)

J A Taylor (PD) 16 v 17 G Myerscough (ST)


Mon 24th July @ Gosforth BC 6.30pm


D Parkes (ST) v G Lambert (FS)

D Leslie (P) v P Ging (BW)

Uner 25 Singles

J Minto (G) v J Miller (G)

S Carson (BD) v C Lowes (ST)to


Can all players arrive a minimum of 20mins before the start of play in order to change stickers; it would be helpful if stickers were removed in advance.


Latest News - Mens
2017 Championship Finals

Please note the Championship Finals have been moved to Gosforth BC

As many of you will be aware St Georges BC will be competing in the BE Two Fours on Sunday 30th July and therefore felt that they could not facilitate this event.

Club Two Fours

St Georges BC are through to the fifth round following their 19 shot win over Gosforth. Rink scores: R Kier, A Docherty, N Aitchison & D Parkes bt M Cymber, S Harvey, S Richardson & C Cooper 21-10; D Bennett, P Lawson, K Jameson & G Myerscough bt M Bennett, J Minto, P Harvey & C Yeomans 20-12. St Georges now play Heaton Hall (Lancashire) with the winners of this tie qualifying for the National Finals.

Edwardson Cup

Backworth Welfare retained their title with a 13 shot win over Fossway this afternoon (Sun 9th July) at Ponteland B.C. In their quest to lift the title for the first time Fossway could not have made a worse start, trailing by 21 shots to 4 after only 4-ends. Not down hearted though, they fought their way back into the game and with only 4-ends remaining they had cut the deficit to 5 shots. Backworth then rallied and scored 7 shots across the board to secure the title for a seventh time.

Latest News - Womens
County Finals 2017

Important: All County finals will now be played at Gosforth  (West Avenue). This is due to St. George's recent success is the BE two fours.

Full schedule to be posted early next week.


2 and 4 Bowl Singles

 And your finalists are....


Muras Cup

 Northumberland made a winning start to the campaign with a 115-96 win over Durham at Alnwick, collecting 17 of the 22 match points available. The rinks skipped by Phil Harvey and Chris Palmer won by 15 and 12 shots respectively. 


U25 Double Fours

The Northumberland team to face Yorkshire in the preliminary round of the White Rose Trophy on Sunday 29th May at Gosforth BC commencing at 12 noon is as follows:


BN Behavior and Code of Conduct

This code of conduct applies to all Bowls Northumberland players who participate in the Bowls England Inter–County Championships, and is to be read in conjunction with the Bowls England Regulations.


All Bowls Northumberland players who participate in the Inter-County Championships, at whichever prescribed venue, shall at all times conduct themselves in such a manner that reflects favourably upon themselves, Bowls England and Bowls Northumberland.


Two Bowl Singles

Round 2 of the Two Bowl Singles was completed this evening (Mon 16th May) with holder Karl Jameson still in contention to retain his title following a 14- 11 victory over club colleague Dan Targar, a scoreline which was matched by three time champion Brian Houghton over the Fossway's Andy Johnson jnr. International Josh Minto had a narrow 13-12 win over Tony Fantozzi (Cramlington) as did Ian Brown over Benfield's Paul Proctor 15-14.

Round 3 draw is as follows:- S Richardson (G) v S Taws (PD); M London (BW) v B Davidson (WR); J Minto (G) v A stewart (NB); D Morrison (PE) v K Jameson (ST); I Brown (BW) v M Bennett (G); B Houghton (G) v J McKenna (G); S Miller (G) v G Richardson (PD); J King (FS) v S Pallas (G).

Ties to be played Monday 23rd May.


Muras Cup

After a highly successful trial match the following players have been selected to represent Northumberland in the opening Muras Cup fixture against Durham on Saturday 21st May at Alnwick BC with the game commencing at 2pm.

Michael London, Shaun Blaylock, Chris Lewars & Craig Cooper

Dan Targar, Philip Paxton, Mick McGreevy & PaulGing

Josh Minto, Brian Houghton, Steve Harvey & Philip Harvey

Brian Davidson, Steve Pallas, Darren Parkes & Chris Palmer

Michael Cymber, Clive Knott, Jonathan King & Simon Richardson

John Harthen, Gary Myerscough, Ian Brown & Richard Train

Travelling reserves: Jonny Morgan, Brian Rootham, Jim Taylor & Les Yeomans

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