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Beginner Sessions 2019

Woodley Sports Bowling Club
Lambeth Grove, Woodley, Stockport SK6 1QX
holds Beginners coaching sessions on Saturday mornings 10 - 12.
For more info visit their website
Woodley Sports
Glossop Bowling Club
North Rd, Glossop, SK13 7AS
Wednesday evenings from 6:30pm at Details about the club on their Website

Great Moor Sports And Social Club. Store Street, Great Moor, Stockport. SK2 7HA
Lessons commence for Bowling beginners on Saturday, 6th April At 10am For Men And Women. All welcome. For more informatio please contact Geoff Shaw on 07969 526703

Hazel Grove Bowling & Tennis Club are to have learner practice nights
every Thursday from 7pm to 9pm..
1st Visit is Free – Everyone is welcome to come along.
The club is on Douglas Road in Hazel Grove.
Lots of information on their website HERE


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New format Harriet Jackson Trophy, now run by Hadfield BC on behalf of the Longdendale League

Draw for the Woodley Spring Classic

March 31st

A.Gallager v R.Winnington
J.Lester v M.Johnson
B.Mallon v A.Jones
P.Holt v M.O’Neil
D. Morrison v M.Jordan
J.Metters v C.Mordue
D. Gwillam v M.Hargreaves
C.Baker v B.Thornton
G.Hughes v G.Gwillam
B.Phillips v T.Riley
D.Hinks v C.Wraight
S.Ellis v A.Thornton
C.Richardson v J.Mordue
B.Gloag v A.Fleming
J.Hignett v P.Sutcliffe
A.Sykes v P.Scott

April 7th
J.Bramley v G.Wike
A.Manuel v P.Leah
P.Chambers v Space
J.Price v D.Jackson
I.Shaw v R.Thompson
C.Barlow v N.Burrows
J. Mcdermott v A.Steele
D.Kenyon v D.Burgess
R.Walters v M.Elrick
D.Reed v M.Sutton
J.Hanson v N.Brown
D.Ferris v T.Stevens
M.Bower v D.Mcdermott
G.Daw v Space
P.Clapham v J.Martin
M.Ogliev v G.Curran

April 14th
K.Hatzer v B.Whyatt
D.Ferris v J.Bailey
D.Johnson v M.Lingard
D.Durham v C.Jolley
S.Jones v D.Jones
A.Ferris v G.Parker
A.Walker v R.Goddard
C.Shore v A.Rushton
G.Hughes v P.Hawker
S.Taylor v M.Sweeney
N.Slattery v T.Johnstone
R.Hampson v G.Coates
J.Bowler v W.Jeavons
M.Hill v M.Goddard
C.Bly v G.Cochrane
S.Lea v D.Sillitoe

April 21st
P.Dale v J.Crowther
J.Guess v J.Higgins
M.Heald v G.Ellis
Space v P.Bradley
L.Dale v C.Beaman
J.Hargreaves v S.Hargreaves
S.Gilroy v A.Spragg
D.Sands v C.Flattley
A.Wellings v D.Thomas
P.Morris v T.Gatley
M.Davis v K.Chapman
Space v C. Ward
C.Morris v D.Edmonds
A.Tattersley v G.Wilson
A.Pearson v D.Missere
L.Guess v G.Smedley
Houldsworth Working Mens Club.
Leamington Road, Reddish, Stockport. SK5 6BD
Good Friday £1670 Invitation 32.
Sponsored by Coors.
Winner £400. Runner-Up £250. Last 4 £150. Last 8 £100. Last 16 £40.
19th April 2019 10am Start. 9-15am Practice.
These are the players for the Good Friday Invitation at Houldsworth WMC.
The draw will be made at a later date, the draw will not be published but approximate starting times for players will be posted.
Any problems please ring Glen Beeley on 07939-205513.
More news to follow on this top class invitation.
Paul Bailey, Michael Beer, Neil Bithell, Chris Brown, Noel Burrows, Andy Cairns,
Ryan Clark, Glynn Cookson, Simon Coupe, John Davies, Ashley Daykin,
Jack Dyson, Gary Ellis, Steve Freer, Matt Gilmore, Richie Goddard,
Gareth Gwilliam, Jack Hargreaves, Robert Hitchen, Owen Jackson,
Chris Kelly, Mike Leach, Phil Lee, Steve Morrey, Jon Palmer, Tom Palmer,
Darren Plenderleith, Greg Smith, Kevan Shaw, Dave Watters,
Graeme Wilson, Callum Wraight
There will be refreshments available all day and a bookmaker will be in attendance.
Glossop Bowling Club – Open Singles Competition
Bank Holiday Monday 6th May @ 10 am Start
32 Limit No Practice – 21 Up
Only £5 Entry
Contact Andy: Dawsya21@Gmail.Com Mobile: 07594551939
All entries must pay in advance
Internet Banking (Txt for details), Cash or Cheque
(Made out to Glossop Bowling Club)
To:- Andy Dawson, 31 Queen Street, Glossop, Derbyshire. SK3 8EL
Longdendale will be running a Safeguarding course at
Hyde Club, Bowling Green Street, Hyde, Cheshire. SK14 1DJ
on Sunday 10th Feb from 10am.
Course lasts about 3 hours and includes a DBS check. Cost is £15 per person.
Anyone welcome to attend, not just Longdendale club members.
If you do want to attend give me a ring on 07580 098884 or email to :-
2019 Frank Beeley Trophy
Sponsored by I.V.S Training & Assessment LTD
Houldsworth WMC Leamington Road Reddish Stockport SK5 6BD

Prize Money £2820
Winner £700
Runner-Up £500
Semi-Finalist £250
Quarter-Finalist £150
Last 16 £65

64 Entries @ £20 (No Homesters)
Qualifying Dates:-
Sunday 23rd June
Sunday 30th June
Sunday 7th July
Sunday 14th July 5-30pm

Practice 6pm Start
Final Day Sunday 21st July
All games 31up off 3.
Sunday 5-30pm Practice 6pm Start
Entries to Glen Beeley 9 Ash Road Denton Manchester M34 2WE 07939-205513
Cheques payable to G. Beeley within 21 days of entering.
Bank transfer can be arranged on request.

Previous Winners.
2010 Andy Murray
2011 Chris Brown
2012 Glynn Cookson
2013 Andy Buckley
2014 Billy Speed
2015 John Davies
2016 Graeme Wilson
2017 Phil Davies
2018 Graeme Wilson
Wilmslow Bowling Club Open
Mixed Pairs Saturday 17th August staggered starts from 10am
Entry £8 per pair
Handicap - 2 visitors +4, 1 visitor & 1 homester +3, 2 homesters +2
All games 21up
Entries to Sheila Broadhurst, 11 Treen Close, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 3PT
Tel 01625 616976
Cheques payable to Wilmslow Bowling Club
Entries to be in by Wednesday 7th August to allow the draw to be done and players
advised of start times
Stockport Cricket Clubs are looking for players for their Wednesday night team in the Cheadle and District Ladies Bowls League. New or experienced players would be most welcome, They are are good club in Division A, have a great bowling green and very friendly players.
Please contact the Secretary Mrs Lorraine Parks on 0161 428 4997 for further information.
Glossop Bowling Club is looking for new players.
Female and male players. Beginners or more experienced players of all ages.
Starting in April 2019 - September 2019.
Come along on a Wednesday night 6.30pm to have a go.
We are located at North Road in Glossop.
Coaching and free use of bowls on a Wednesday night.

Bowls is a fun activity and exercise for all ages.
Email :- for more information.
Information about the May Bank Holiday Open to follow.

The Mastertech 2019 Nursery Classic
4 heats in June 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th
Final July 13th. All 6pm start 5-30 Practice
Entry Fee £15 cheques payable to
Nursery BC
Contact Irv Cummings on 0161 483 8115 / 07748 819 175
44 Portrea Close, Davenport, Stockport. SK3 8RU
Glossop BC have a new website
Have a look HERE
Woodley Spring Classic 2019
Qualifying dates 31st March, 7th, 14th, 21st April
Final 28th April, all 10.30 practice, 11.00 start
£20 payable to Woodley Sports Bowling club
Entries to Mrs Gail Knowles, 32 Kynder Street Denton M34 2AR
Prize Money
Winner £600 Runner up £350 Semi-finalists £200,
Quarter finalists £150, Last 16 £80

Woodley Ladies Open Pairs June 9th, £10 a pair 10.00 start
Entries to Mrs Gail Knowles, 32 Kynder Street, Denton, M34 2AR 07718794498

Stockport Weather


Charity Match
For the
Keith Robins Charity Cup
Easter Monday
22nd April 2019
At Glossop BC - 10.30am Start
All Welcome

Sponsored by
Perrigo Sports


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