Stockport Metro Indoor Bowling League


Welcome to the web site of the Stockport Metro Indoor Bowling League.

Our aim is to promote the game of Short Mat Bowls in Stockport and Surrounding Areas. Playing Under the governing body of E.S.M.B.A.

We have approximately 600 Members playing at 50 Teams in 5 Divisions, at 26 Clubs throughout Stockport and Surrounding Areas.

Our home venue is:

Ladybridge Park Residents Club
Edenbridge Road
Cheadle Hulme

Stockport Winners of NESMBA League 2015-16

Bill Burn wins NESMBA Singles Competition

SMIBL Singles Competition Draw

Errors in Handbook 2016-2017

Stockport Metro Team Fixture Dates

Dates of SMIBL Competitions

League Sponsors

Stockport Winners of NESMBA League 2015-16



(Friday 28 October 2016)

Bill Burn wins NESMBA Singles Competition


(Friday 28 October 2016)

SMIBL Singles Competition Draw

The Singles Competition draw was carried out on Thursday 20 October at Great Moor Sports and Social Club by Mrs S Lax, Mr J Lawrence, Mr B Fennell and Mrs L Clancy

Group 1

Mike Clancy

Clint Crowther

Mark McHugh

Steven Wilson

Group 2

David Read

Mike Shaw

David Heatley

Dennis Hinks

Group 3

Chris Crowther

Bernard Fennell

Steve Proctor

Arron Steadman

Group 4

Steven Roberts

Bent Nielsen

Andrew Bebbington

Lesley Fennell

Group 5

Peter Roberts

Liam Smith

Keith Lackford

Daniel Sands

Group 6

Ryan Steadman

Sheila Wilson

Adam Smith

Bill Burn

Draw for Mats

Mat 1    G3

Mat 2    G6

Mat 3    G2

Mat 4    G5

Mat 5    G4

Mat 6    G1

(Thursday 20 October 2016)

Errors in Handbook 2016-2017

Park Lane (division 4) and Cale Green (division 5) play on a Tuesday evening.    Page 14

Poynton C (division 5) play on a Wednesday evening.     Page 15

Division 4 - Smithy Green B v Wythenshawe C on Sunday 11 December and NOT the 13th as printed on page 39


Captains List

Hazel Grove A   Mike Clancy  07443 432331

(Wednesday 28 September 2016)

Stockport Metro Team Fixture Dates

Northern Zone

8th October        Away     North Yorkshire    4 (shots108)   Stockport Metro 36 (shots 237)

6th November     Home    Derbyshire

19th November   Home    North Yorkshire

4th December     Away     West Yorkshire

18th December    Home    West Yorkshire

8th January         Away     Derbyshire

22nd January       Away     Staffordshire

12th  March         Home     Staffordshire



25th September   Home    Stockport Metro  2 (shots 134)     North Yorkshire   38 (shots 238) 

 9th  October       Home     Stockport Metro 10 (shots 154)   Cheshire  30 (shots 240)

16th October        Home    Stockport Metro  28 (shots 223)   Shropshire  12 (shots 167)

30th October        Away     Cheshire

27th November     Away     North Yorkshire

10th December     Away     Shropshire

(Tuesday 27 September 2016)

Dates of SMIBL Competitions

Please note the dates in the handbook are incorrect for the Singles and Triples.

The Stockport Singles for the Presidents Trophy to be held on Sunday 23rd October 2016

The Stockport Pairs to be held on Sunday 20th November 2016 as in handbook.

The Stockport Triples Competition to be held on Sunday 15th January 2017.

Entries to Competition Secretary John Pajak mobile contact 07476334404

(Tuesday 27 September 2016)

League Sponsors

J L S  C o m p u t e r  S e r v i c e s

County Carpets & Designer Floors

Irving Cummings

Premier Bowls


Accolade Trophies

Techniheat Plant Services Ltd.


(Sunday 24 November 2013)