The Knutsford Bowling League was founded in 1922. We are open to bowls clubs within 12 miles radius of Knutsford. As well as an evening league of five divisions, we organise a team knockout competition, an individual Merit, an individual pairs and handicap competitions.
To find out where the greens are, go to the green finder.
KNUTSFORD BOWLING LEAGUE.
President: K Barker Esq. Chairman: A B Davies Esq.
Competitions Secretary: John Venables. Withinlee Cottage, Prestbury MACCLESFIELD SK10 4AT Mob: 07845 741178
Hon. Treasurer: Bruce Tulley. 77 Coare Street, MACCLESFIELD SK10 1DN Tel: 01625 262152
General League Secretary: Nick Hough. No 7 The Old Courthouse, KNUTSFORD WA16 6HX
Website: Mob: 07721 002098
The Annual General Meeting of the Knutsford Bowling League will be held at Knutsford Bowling Club on
Monday, 30 January 2017 starting at 20:00.
Clubs not represented by a member, will incur a fine. Each club is entitled to mandate one delegate to vote.
KBL AGM Agenda ~ 2017: (Please also refer to any attached documents)
In Memoriam 2016: Those players who last year sadly departed from this life, for the next one.
1 Minutes of last AGM and matters arising.
2 Secretary’s Report.
3 Competitions Secretary’s Report.
4 Treasurer’s Report/Auditor’s Report
5 Chairman’s Report
6 Election of Officers. Often elected en-bloc.
7 Confirmation of continuing existing teams and election of new teams, if any. (No changes requested.)
8 Rules Revision. See overleaf and any attachments.
9 Presentation Night. Should this be held at Crosstown Club again?
10 AOB. None advised.
N.S. Hough. (GLS) January 2016.
(Thursday 12 January 2017)
KBL Bowling Calendar. 2016
Sat 19-Mar-16 Last date for initial player registrations.
Tue 05-APR-16 Week 1. Bowling starts.
Mon 25-Apr-16 Possible M.C. Meet. 19:00, RLY.
Fri 05-May-16 Blackpool Bowls Trip.
Sat 14-May-16 Last entries for both Cheshire Merits.
Tue 10 & Wed 11-May-16 Team Knock-out Round One. You cannot self-report TKO results this year. Send an image of the signed result sheet to the GLS.
Sat 21-May-16 Cheshire Merit KBL Qualifying Round. At Wilmslow R.B.L. Arrive by 10:30
Sun 22-May-16 CCBA Inter-league Competition. KBL team is, KBC. GOOD LUCK!
Thu 26-May-16 NOON. VERY LAST ENTRIES FOR GALLIMORE PAIRS.
Thu 02-Jun-16 Pairs qualifying rounds, at various greens.
Thu 09, & Thu 16-Jun-16 Team Knock-out Round Two. Send an image of the signed result sheet to the GLS.
Sat 11-Jun-16 Last entries for Baskerville Merit.
Sun 19-Jun-16 CCBA Inter-league Competition. (Round 2)
Thu 23-Jun-16 Gallimore Pairs Final. At GC
Sun 26-Jun-16 CCBA Junior Merit Finals. Start 1200h. (Frodsham
Sun 26-Jun-16 CCBA Senior Merit Finals. Start 1030h. …. Area.)
Sat 25-Jun-16 Last entries for Emmett Cup.
Thu 30-Jun-16 Team Knock-out Round Three
Thu 07-Jul-16 Baskerville Merit qualifying round.
Mon 17-Jul-16 Possible M.C. Meet. 19:00, RLY.
Thu 21-Jul-16 Team Knock-out Quarter-finals.
Sun 24-Jul-16 CCBA Inter-league Quarter-finals.
Thu 28-Jul-16 Baskerville Merit Final. At WC
Sat 30-Jul-16 Emmett Cup qualifying round ( A ) At CBC
Sun 31-Jul-16 Emmett Cup qualifying round ( B ) At CBC
Mon 15-Aug-16 Possible M.C. Meet. 19:00, RLY.
Sun 14-Aug-16 CCBA Inter-league Semi-finals and Final.
Thu 18-Aug-16 Team Knock-out Semi-finals.
Mon 29-Aug-16 Emmett Cup Final. At CBC
All clubs please bring a raffle prize and return last year’s trophies.
Thu 08-Sep-16 Week 23 League matches end.
Wed 14-Sep-16 Team Knock-out Final, At XT
Thu 15-Sep-16 Probable M.C. Meet. 19:00, RLY.
Fri 21-Oct-16 Awards Night, at CROSSTOWN. Raffle prize required! Ticket inquiries to Nick Hough, not Ken Barker.
Tue 18-Jan-2017 Annual General Meeting. At KBC. Start 2000h
Thu 16-Mar-2017 Possible M.C. Meet. 19:00, RLY.
(Friday 01 April 2016)
Players’ membership cards
All players competing in competitions organised by Cheshire CBA or in any of the affiliated leagues are required to hold life membership of the BCGBA and of Cheshire CBA. The membership cards can be obtained from the County Registrar:
Mr John Small
Applications should enclose the fee (£10 for BCGBA membership and £3 for Cheshire membership). If you are applying only for Cheshire membership (e.g. if you have a BCGBA card via another county), please enclose a stamped addressed envelope. New members of BCGBA receive a Welcome Pack, which won’t fit in a small envelope.
THEN INFORM YOUR LEAGUE SECRETARY OF THESE NUMBERS. TO REGISTER YOUR PLAYER WITH YOUR LEAGUE.
(Tuesday 26 April 2005)