County Competition Entries 2020

The competitions are all open for entries by visiting:

Please take note of the closing date for these competitions. Add them to your Google Calendar by clicking here.


Staffordshire Competition Closing Dates

April 29th – Junior IMC, Ladies IMC, Veterans IMC, F.W. Collins Cup

May 6th – Senior IMC

May 20th – Midland Masters

June 17th – Dorothy Piearce Ladies Pairs

June 24th – Irene & Vic Dam Mixed Pairs

July 29th – Jesse Gough County Pairs

The Mel Evans 24 Hour Bowlathon

All players please arrive 30 mins before bowling time for registration.

0800 Start
Dean Ferris
Anthony Bracken
Gary Ellis
Scott Simpson
Matt Gilmore
Scott Crowther
Jim Crowther
Paul Evans
0900 Start
Mike Beer
Roger Morgan
Glynn Storer
Steve Wooding
Kevin Handley
Dave Jackson
Darrell Handley
Owen Cookson
Continue reading “The Mel Evans 24 Hour Bowlathon”

Mel Evans MBE Funeral Details

The funeral of Mel Evans MBE will take place Monday 24th July 1pm at:

St Peter’s Church, Church Hill, Hednesford, Staffs, WS12 1BD

Mel requested that the congregation wear either football, club bowls or county shirts. You are welcome to wear black but it is optional.

Parking at the Church is incredibly limited, with narrow streets all around, please allow good time for your journey. There are various larger car parks in Hednesford Town centre which are roughly 20 minutes’ walk to the Church.

A condolence book will be in the foyer of the Church for people to leave their memories of Mel for the family. The condolence book will also be present at the wake for those who do not have chance to write a message at the Church.

The wake will take place from 2pm at:

Chadsmoor Bowling Club, Burns Street, Chadsmoor, Staffs, WS11 6DR

Mel requested no flowers but for donations to be made to either the Motor Neurone Disease Association or St Giles Hospice.

Donations can be made via justgiving at or George Stacey Funeral Directors, 30 Greenheath Road, Hednesford, Staffs, WS12 4AR

If you have any enquiries please contact George Stacey Funeral Directors on 01543 422524

We look forward to welcoming you to celebrate Mel’s life.

The Laws Of The Game Of Crown Green Bowls

A quick reminder that the seminar will take place Wednesday 11th January 2017, 19:30 at Heath Hayes Constitutional Club.

Important Notice – If possible, could all referees and coaches from Staffordshire please attend so that DBS checks can be organised.

You will need to bring:-
1. Passport or Driving License
2. Two forms of documentation with your address, e.g. utility bill, bank statement, driving license, HM Revenue & Customs tax document

For more information on documentation please visit:

If you have any questions, please contact Ivan Owen

Phone: 01785713327
Mobile: 07831839194

Challenge & Consolation Cup 2017

Happy New Year to everyone!

The entry form for the Challenge and Consolation Cup is now available in the Downloads section.

Please note the deadline for returning these forms is Tuesday 31st January. Any forms returned after this date will not be accepted.

Please send your entries through to Mark Bircumshaw either by email: or by post: 123 Broad Gauge Way, Wolverhampton WV10 0BA

Fees are payable with your club’s invoice which you will receive at the Staffordshire AGM (08/02/2017) or can be paid at the SCBA paying-in meeting (20/03/17)

Payment can be made by cheque or through electronic payment. Please contact the treasurer for details.