2021 NEWS

For previous Years News/Obits SEE ARCHIVED NEWS MENU ON LEFT

 

15.6.2021 BOWLS ENGLAND note on Greens Maintenance and Full Commonwealth Games Schedule see Bowls England site  CLICK HERE
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14.6.2021 BOWLS ENGLAND note on Roadmap Delay Step 4  CLICK HERE
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14.6.2021 **NEW** COUNTY Friendlies arranged for 2021


Surrey v Kent on 12th July at Croydon Bowling Club - 5 rinks
Bedfordshire v Surrey on 26th July at Linslade Bowls Club - coach
Surrey v Sussex on 11th August at Cranleigh Bowls Club

Please put your name down on Bowls Surrey website(SCBAMATCH)  or contact Dorothy Roberts on 0208 330 5314.


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10.6.2021  Results from County Senior Fours (Merged Areas) added  CLICK HERE
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7.6.2021  County MIXED PAIRS competition results added see COUNTY COMPS
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3.6.2021  WALKER CUP 1st Round on 11th July against Hampshire  Venue

has changed to SOUTHEY BC (Area 2) (was previously Milford)

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1.6.2021  CROYDON Open Day June 27th Flyer added  CLICK HERE __________________________________________________________________

 

31.5.2021  **CONGRATULATIONS** to Gill Gawne (Sutton) who received a LOYAL SERVICE AWARD. For details of previous winners and how to nominate people for this award CLICK HERE

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31.5.2021 - BOWLS SURREY May Newsletter added CLICK HERE

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27.5.2021  **CONGRATULATIONS** to Gill Platt (Wonersh) and Julia Howard (Milford) who have been selected to attend a Disability Bowls England Commonwealth Trial & Squad Day at Waddesdon BC on Saturday 12th June

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26.5.2021  2021 Handbook Changes/Corrections  - see Here

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25.5.2021  Venues for 1st Round Johns Trophy and Walker Cup

added - see Calendar 2021

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21.5.2021  **CONGRATULATIONS** to Gill Sperring and Eileen Mills of Epsom who received LOYAL SERVICE AWARDS (both having been 30 years at the club)  For details of previous winners and how to nominate people for this award CLICK HERE

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16.5.2021  FLYERS for BOWLS ENGLAND WEEKEND  CLICK HERE __________________________________________________________________

 

11.5.2021 - BOWLS ENGLAND have Reinstated the Benevolent Triples - see Calendar (on left) for dates/venues See County/Comps for draws

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10.5.2021 - BOWLS ENGLAND have issued their Return to Bowls STEP THREE CLICK HERE

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6.5.2021  CELEBRATION GAMES  

The BS Celebration Matches are Mixed Games played when Clubs are celebrating 'something' e.g. a birthday or the opening of a new Clubhouse and have invited the 'County' to join them. The Executive have recently changed who is eligible for playing in these matches. If you are a 'Lady' and are one of the following in your Club:

 

President, Secretary, Captain, Treasurer, Match Secretary, Competition Secretary, SCWBA Delegate.  Also if you are a County Current or Past Executive Members, Past & Present Internationals, Umpires etc.

 

You do NOT need to be badged to play in these games ... but you will need to buy a County Shirt (or borrow one)

 

If you havent logged into the match system let Charlotte or the exec know.  (See MATCHES for list of other games).

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30.4.2021 - BOWLS SURREY Instructions to Competitors added CLICK HERE

 

30.4.2021 -

NB If you have any questions your first port of call should be your club. If they cannot help  then ask someone on the SCWBA Exec or the SCBA F&GP. If they cannot help someone on the BS Board may be able to. HOWEVER only if you have exhausted all of those avenues and not had a reply should you raise your enquiry to Bowls England.

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20.4.2021  Minutes of April 2021 meeting (held virtually) added  CLICK HERE

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19.4.2021 - Drawing of Rinks for Competitions EBUA reply to Bowls Surrey  READ MORE

 

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18.4.2021  Message from John's Trophy and Walker Cup Manager

The John's trials will be taking place on 22nd and 29th May starting at 10.00am and both will be at Sutton BC. Invitations for the trial will go out w/c 26th April.

 

The Walker Cup trial will be on Sunday 30th May at Milford BC at 10.00am this will be played against the mens Balcombe Trophy squad.

 

The John's Trophy squad will be playing a game against the Middleton Cup squad at Croydon on 26th June at 10.00am.

 

The first John's game will be played on 10th July against Sussex at 2.00pm. Venue to follow

 

The first Walker Cup game will be played on 11th July at Milford time will follow.

The John's Trophy this year is being played on a straight knock out basis.

 

Caroline Duarte. 

 

NB: Very few people will be allowed around the green (apart from those invited) due to Covid restrictions. 

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15.4.2021 - Bowls England have set up their BIG WEEKEND website (as per their news of 9th March) details have been sent to clubs delegates/secretaries (more info is to be found at the bottom of the letter after that from the Sports Development Officer)

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15.4.2021  Change of time to Godstone Celebration Game (assuming current Covid situation on releasing from lockdown) CLICK HERE

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15.4.2021 - Bowls England have responded with FAQs for National Competitions   READ MORE

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14.4.2021 - Bowls Surrey/England have clarified Back to Play Rules  READ MORE

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14.4.2021  Congratulations to Pauline (1st prize), Ronnie (2nd Prize) and Jean (3rd Prize) who won the 200 Club at the April Council Meetings for more details about the 200 Club  CLICK HERE

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12.4.2021 - Bowls England have released draws for the BE run comps e.g. Womens Senior Singles  READ MORE

(For Surrey Ladies/Mixed Comps summary see Comps - BE Comps) __________________________________________________________________

 

12.4.2021  Calendar for 2021 revised (assuming current Covid situation on releasing from lockdown) CLICK HERE

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9.4.2021 - Bowls England have released RETURN TO PLAY (Step 2) and Safety Guidance  READ MORE

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8.4.2021  Calendar for 2021 revised (assuming current Covid situation on releasing from lockdown) CLICK HERE

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1.4.2021 - BOWLS SURREY  is very sad to announce that the Bowls Surrey Administrator Colin Homes has reluctantly handed in his resignation from the Board due to personal reasons. 
 
The Board would like to thank Colin for everything that he has done for us and the County.

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1.4.2021  Note from the SCWBA Match Secretary.

This is to inform you that the Surrey ladies executive have taken the decision to CANCEL all our friendly inter county bowls games for the year 2021. The cancellations have not been taken lightly. The safety of the ladies is so important and taking all factors into consideration at this time we hope you understand the decisions that has been made. Ladies who have qualified, but not yet received their badges, will be contacted shortly.

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26.3.2021 - Bowls England have released BACK TO BOWLS (Step 1) guidance and Risk Assement Template for 2021 (Replaced by Step 2 issued 9th April)  READ MORE

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25.3.2021 - Bowls England have released COMPETITIVE EVENTS Information for 2021  READ MORE

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16.3.2021  Area 3 Secretary - Sadly Jean Colvin has decided that the time is right for her to resign this position and the Executive Committee would like to thank her for doing this role for the past 3 years.  If there are any ladies out there who are interested in taking on this role or if you know anyone that you think might be good at it please contact one of the Exec on SCWBAExec@gmail.com or call President Charlotte on 07958 702611

 

16.3.2021  The SCWBA Exec are still sorting out dates and venues for our ladies competitions and will not be publishing their competitions until the end of the month (Covid Rules allowing).
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16.3.2021 ** The SCWBA COUNCIL MEETING is to be held online Tuesday 13th April via 4 Zoom meetings (Note the change of date) **

___________________________________________________________________10.3.2021 The SCWBA Executive Committee are very saddened to inform you that for health related issues our Secretary Sheron Mitchell has decided to resign.

 

We would appreciate that at this time you allow Sheron her privacy.

 

Any queries or questions that you may have can be sent by email to SCWBASecretary@gmail.com and they will be dealt with.

 

We would all like to thank both Sheron and Colin (her husband) for everything they have done for the County and wish them both well in their retirement and hope that they enjoy time with their family.

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10.3.2021 ASBC 2021 Markers Course Details/Application Form Added CLICK HERE

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9.3.2021 - Bowls’ Big Weekend to showcase ‘Sport for All’

 

Taking place over the Spring Bank Holiday of the 2021 season (Friday 28th to Monday 31st May), Bowls’ Big Weekend is a national initiative offering clubs the opportunity to promote our welcoming and socially-distanced sport and attract new members.  READ MORE

 

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5.3.2021 - Note from Bowls England (BE) UPDATE 2021 Season Planning

Following last Saturday’s meeting and two further consultation sessions with our county colleagues, we (BE) wanted to provide an update to our bowls community on plans for the 2021 season, including: Return to Play, Back to Bowls for Affiliated Clubs, Affiliation Process, National Competitions and Finals and National Open Weekend – 28th to 31st May READ MORE

 

NB 1) Leamington Schedule has provisionally changed to Thursday 19th August to Sunday 5th September (reduced number of days).

 

2) We would appreciate your patience whilst SCWBA work out new dates for competitions and matches and we will contact Clubs once the dates have been finalised.

 

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28.2.2021 - *** CONGRATULATIONS *** to Brian Wilson Chairman of Horley Bowling Club Borough who was honoured as a Borough Community Champion 2021 for more info READ MORE

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23.2.2021 - Note from BOWLS SURREY/BOWLS ENGLAND re Opening   CLICK HERE

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15.2.2021 - Further note from BOWLS ENGLAND re additional funding (22nd Jan original note)  CLICK HERE

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4.2.2021 - Note from BOWLS ENGLAND re cancellation of all BIBC and BIWBC events for 2021 seasoon   CLICK HERE

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28.1.2021 - BOWLS SURREY Newsletter added CLICK HERE

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22.1.2021

Note from BOWLS ENGLAND about New Funding Opportunities for Bowls Clubs    CLICK HERE

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5.1.2021 - Note re BE National Open Weekend 28 -31 May 

The sign up will be available around March and then clubs will have access to the editable marketing materials that we (BE) will provide. At this stage the best advice for clubs is to get some dates in the diary with their members support.

Jamie Chestney -Membership Register Project Officer

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5.1.2021

The PROVISIONAL play-by dates for the 2021 BOWLS ENGLAND COMPS are online on the portal under ‘Additional Information’  https://bowlsenglandcomps.com/files/pages_documents/1ac69d85-d47b-4ff7-b5f8-4cb3721df80d.pdf

 

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5.1.2021

Change of dates for Amy Rose and Tony Allcock finals at Leamington see Calendar on Left or CLICK HERE

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1.1.2021 - Note from BOWLS SURREY about BOWLS ENGLAND National Open Weekend 28th- 31st May 2021 (Commonwealth Games 2022 is being held at Leamington Spa and will be publicised/shown on the television along with the rest of the sports. Bowls can take advantage and  BE have started this Recruitment Weekend and will continue to run it every year)   CLICK HERE

 

1.1.2021 NB Caroline Duarte (Benevolent Secretary) will be back as Secretary on Monday 4th January 2021  See previous Handbook page 6 for Carolines details. Thanks Penny Bruno for doing this while Caroline was off.

 

31.12.2020 - BOWLS SURREY Greens Policy and SCWBA Safeguarding Policies  CLICK HERE

 

28.12.2020 - BOWLS SURREY Competition Rules/Constitution and Policies for County Colours/Privacy added CLICK HERE

 

27.12.2020 Forms for entering County Matches against other Counties  CLICK HERE or see IMPORTANT FORMS