Eccles and District Veterans' Bowling League

The results service for the Eccles Vets’ Bowling League

2019 Fixtures
Cup Result Sheet
Merit entry form
Pairs entry form
Registration Document
Result Sheet



The cup final will be played at Winton Park on Tuesday 10th September,  NOT at Patricroft as previously arranged

All fixtures for 2019  can be viewed by clicking the link on the left of the page or on the tables page

At the recent AGM a few rules were modified, a complete updated set of rules can be found on the left hand side of this page these are all included in your members handbooks which will handed out at the meeting on 1st February 


The Eccles and District Veterans’ Bowling League is for players over 55 years of age. It is based around Eccles, and extends to Swinton, Irlam, Stretford, Sale and Urmston.

We run a first division with an A team of 9 players and a second division for a B team of 5 players. The A and B team matches are played simultaneously.

There are also  knockout cup competitions for each division, plus Merit and Pairs. All competitions dates are listed below

This site is regularly updated throughout the season to keep you informed of important dates, meetings and results etc. 


League Officers

President            B. Robinson              0161 788 9632

Chairman            H. Pullen                   0161 748 6938

Dep Chairman    B. Sharples                0161 799 2142 

Secretary            R.C. Wheatland         0161 258 3159     

Treasurer            R.S. West                  0161 749 8779

All match  results to be sent to Robert Wheatland,  Flat 2,  73 Albany Road, Chorlton, Manchester , M21 0BH  

 tel.. 0161 258 3159    mobile .. 07804421021  email :-


League Meetings 2019 all at 10-30am at Winton Park

Friday 1st February

Friday 29th March

Friday 24th May

Friday 12th July

Friday 6th September

Friday 25th October AGM


Knock-out Cup  

Prelims                  Monday 20th May

1st Round              Monday 17th June

Semi-Finals            Monday 29th July

Finals                      Tuesday 10th September at Winton Park  12-30 start




Monday 10th June at Eccles Rec strike out 10-45

League Merit  A

Monday 12th August   strike out 10-45  at  Urmston Mens

League Merit B

Monday 12th August  strike out 10-45  at  Winton Park

Bowler of the Year 

Tuesday  17th September at Urmston Mens strike out  10-45


Presentation Day 

Tuesday 24th September at WINTON 1pm