Eccles and District Veterans' Bowling League

The results service for the Eccles Vets’ Bowling League

Fixtures 2021
Registration form
Cup Result Sheet
Result Sheet


It is with great sadness that i have to report to you that our presidents wife Mrs Marion Pullen passed away recently, another victim of this invisible killer Covid19 (Corona virus)

Please note that the 2020 League program has been cancelled due to the on going corona virus pandemic

New players aged over 55 are required by teams in this League please email if interested

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 7th 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            H. Pullen                   0161 748 6938             

Chairman            B. Sharples                0161 799 2142 

Dep Chairman     R. Unsworth              0161 793 8152

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 2020 all at 10-30am at Winton Park

Friday 7th February 

Friday 27th March Cancelled

Friday 22nd May Cancelled

Friday 17th July Cancelled

Friday 28th August Cancelled

Friday 30th October AGM Cancelled




Knock-out Cup  

Prelims                  Monday 6th September

1st Round              Monday 13th September

Semi-Finals            Monday 20th September

Finals                      Tuesday 21st September 




Monday 14th June at Eccles Rec strike out 10-45 


League Merit  A

Monday 9th August  Venue TBC

 League Merit B

Monday 9th August  Venue TBC


Bowler of the Year 

Tuesday  7th September Urmston Mens


Presentation Day  and Cup Final

Tuesday 21st September at WINTON 12-30pm