Bolton Mills Bowling Competition

Welcome to Bolton Mills Bowling Competition website.

Team Contacts
2nd Team Contacts
League Rules
Results Entry Guide
Lancashire Competitions
Mills 2023 Competitions

Useful Links:
BCGBA Website
Lancashire Website
BCGBA - Latest Newsletter
BCGBA Registration Form
BCGBA Development Plan
CGB Federation
Safeguarding Website

League admin



The League's Presentation is being held at OHCC on Wednesday, 29th November starting at 8.00pm. A list of trophy and prize winners can be found here. Prize winners are urged to attend in person to collect any prize money due.

Proposals for changes to our rules need to be with the League Secretary by 30th November. Proposals already with the Secretary can be found here. 

The League is open to all ages and is non discriminatory. New Bowlers are always welcome.

The Bolton Mills Bowling Competition is made up of two sections with 12 teams in each section. Each team consists of 10 players. Each Team has a 'Home' night of play and play Monday to Fridays in the evenings.

We hold our bi-monthly League meetings at Over Hulton Conservative Club generally on the 4th Wednesday of March, May, July and September, our Presentation Evening on the 2nd Wednesday in November and our AGM on the 4th Wednesday in January. We thank the management of Over Hulton Conservative Club for the support of our meetings. Meetings start at 8pm except when in the bowling season when they start at 8.30pm.

Please click the post holder to contact the League & Competitions Secretary - Clive Fenn; Results & Fixtures Secretary - Christine Wareing; & Website Manager - Clive Fenn 

Please use the left hand tabs for all team information.  

The Committee would like to wish all our teams and players a pleasant and successful season.

Important Emails

League Meetings

Important Emails

The following are important emails sent from Lancashire, BCGBA and Bowls England. 

If you have come to this page from the BPVABA League or the Bolton & District League - to return to your league after reading please select the Bolton Leagues tab at the top of this page and click the appropriate league.

BCGBA-Safeguarding Bulletin - Dec. 2023

BCGBA-Champion of Champion Results

BDA Vacancy in the North West

Level 1 Coaching - Last few places

Level 1 Coaching Course  Poster  

Lancashire Competition Winners Listing for the last 10 years

Latest Safeguarding Information - July 2023

Bolton Schools Tournament - at Darbishire Park

Lancashire Senior Merit Champion - Billy Speed and Duncan Watkins the Lancashire Veterans Merit Champion 

Lancashire Junior Merit Champion - Alfie Caterall - June 2023

Safeguarding Spot Checks - May 2023

Easy Fundraising News - March 2023

Free Online Courses to help you develop your Clubs - March 2023

Development Presentation - report and slides of meeting of 14th March 2023

Further Safeguarding Course The cost for the Safeguarding Training is £15 - please let Sandie Whittaker know you are planning to attend.

Lancashire Funding Guide

BigBowls Weekend

Easy Fundraising

Ian Gill - Lancashire Development Officer

BDA - Development Workshops

Level 2 Coaching 

Bowls England Newsletter

Lancashire Email requesting support for the Manchester Indoor Bowling Project


(Monday 27 February 2023)

League Meetings

The next Meeting of the League will be the League Presentation on Wednesday, 29th November 2023 at Over Hulton Conservative Club at 8.00pm.

A list of Trophy and Prize Winners can be found here. Prize winners are urged to attend in person to collect any prize money due.


Current list of Mills Officers, Mills Team Secretaries/Captains and Mills 2nd Team Contacts for the 2023 season.

Team Registration Form 2023

Proposed Dates of future meetings (to be confirmed and subject to the availability of the venue).

                        8th  29th November 2023 – Presentation Evening -  @ 8pm (please note the date change)

                        24th January 2024 – AGM

Proposals to be considered at the AGM

The number of teams in each Section should be restricted to 10 teams.

That two weeks are allocated for the first two rounds of the team knock-out competitions. 

Papers for the next meeting will be posted when they are available.

Minutes of the League Meeting of 27th September 2023



Previous Meetings

Minutes of the League Meeting of 27th September 2023

Minutes of the League Meeting of 26th July 2023

Minutes of the League Meeting of 24th May 2023

Minutes of the League Meeting of 28th September 2022

AGM - 2023 Minutes

Secretary's Report

Treasurer's Report  - not being published

Proposal to reduce the size of a team from 10 players to 8 players.

Proposal to play the knockout Cup Competitions through the season.


Mills Prize Winners in 2022

Minutes of the League Meeting of 28th September 2022

Minutes of the League Meeting of 27th July

Minutes of the May League Meeting

AGM - 2022 Minutes

Secretary's Report

Mills Officers and Management Committee Members

List of prize winners for the 2021 Presentation 

Minutes of the League Meeting - September 2021

Minutes of League Meeting - June 2021

Minutes of League Meeting - July 2020

League Meeting Minutes - 29/7/20

AGM Minutes - 29/1/20

Balance Sheet for 2020  

Secretaries Report on 2019 Season

League Meeting Minutes - 25/9/19

League Meeting Minutes - 24/7/19  

League Meeting Minutes - 22/5/19

AGM Minutes - 23/1/19

League Competitions 2019

League Meeting Minutes - 26/9/18

League Meeting Minutes - 25/7/18

AGM Minutes - 24/1/18

Team Secretaries Meeting Minutes - 20/9/17  

Team Secretaries Meeting Minutes - 26/7/17  

Team Secretaries Meeting Minutes - 24/5/17  

Team Secretaries Meeting Minutes - 22/2/17

AGM Minutes - 25/1/17


Address and postcode for our future meetings

Over Hulton Conservative Club

St Helens Rd, Over Hulton, Bolton BL5 1AA

Phone: 01204 61384


(Monday 2 January 2023)