Turton & District Bowling Association


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Welcome to the web site of the Turton & District Bowling Association.

League Sponsor

Premier Conservatory Supplies Ltd

Manufacturers and installers of conservatories, orangies, bi-fold doors, windows and doors.


Email: peter@premier-supplies.co.uk

Telephone: 01204 238084

Fax: 01204 238086


President: Eric Williams, Esq

Chairman: Barrie Robinson, Esq. 07835 406602

Vice Chairman: Mike Bailey, Esq. 01204 306771, 07482 608108

Secretary: Andy Warman, Esq 01204 852315, 07482 628500

Treasurer: Sandy Whittaker, Esq sandiewhitt@yahoo.co.uk

Fixtures Secretary: Jim Sheffield, Esq 01204 852109, 07484 761551

Honorary Life Members.

Brian Duncan, Esq.

Eric Williams, Esq.

Mike Williams, Esq

Executive Committee.

Dobbies: Cliff Unsworth, John Southern.

Eagley: Eric.Haslam, Roland Gee.

Edgworth A: Mike Williams, Barry Robinson.

Edgworth B: AndyWarman, Stewart Bailey.

Longsight A: Dougie Baxendale, John Hawkins.

Longsight B: Chris Margiotta, Eddie Ellard.

Tonge Moor Cons: Rod Hall, Alan.Hesford.

Turton A: George Williams.

Turton B: Graham.Howarth.

Executive Meetings at Dunscar Conservative Club 8-00pm Start.

2018  Executive Meetings.

Wednesday 11th July

Wednesday 5th September

At the AGM meeting on January 10th the following appointments were made:-

Chairman. Barrie Robinson

Secretary. Andy Warman.

Treasurer. Sandy Whittaker. 

Any team not represented at an Executive Committe Meeting will be fined £10.00.

Dunscar Conservative Club, Hardmans Lane, Bromley Cross, Bolton. (Founded 1894) are pleased to be associated with Turton & District Bowling Association.

Dunscar Catering Services. Catering for all occassions. * Food for Thought*. Contact Sarah on 07802 473065.

Team Contacts.

Dobbies: C.Unsworth 01204 408280, 07979 354778. John Southern 01204 398958, 07977 950918

Eagley: E.Haslam 01204 417706. R Gee 01204 305310

 Edgworth A: Mike Williams 01204 853144, 07434 666873, Barry Robinson 07835 406602

Edgworth B: A.Warman 01204 852315, 07482 628500. Stewart Bailey 07803 088201

Longsight A: D. Baxendale 07766 521576

Longsight B: C.Margiotta 01204383787

 Tonge Moor Cons: R.Hall 01204 396347, 07717 086576. A Hesford 07814 829606

Turton A: G.Williams 01204 306120

Turton B: G.Howarth 01204 598481, 07549 938913. J.Sheffield 01204 852109, 07837 106589

Date and Venues for 2018 Cup Competitions.

AGM Trophy Winner: Eric Williams. Runner Up: Peter Crook. Losing Semi Finalists: Stuart Houghton, Mike Bailey

League Pair Winners: John Haslam/John Mort. Runners Up: Sandie Whittaker/Barrie Robinson. Losing Semi Finalists: Les Brown/Stuart Houghton, Kerry Holt/Andy Warman.

Fred Haslam Trophy Winner: Alan Hesford. Runner Up. John Mort. Losing Semi Finalists Eric Williams, George Williams.

Ainsworth Cup Winner: Barrie Robinson. Runner Up Kerry Holt. Losing Semi Finalists Eddie Ellard, David Farnworth.

Milburn Cup Final to be played Sunday 2nd September at Edgworth. 1-00pm start.

George Wood Trophy. To be played Sunday 9th September. Venue to be arranged.

Ainsworth Shield to be played Sunday 16th September at Dunscar Conservative Club. 1-00pm start. 


Milburn Cup

First Round. April 30th.

Tonge Moor (3) v Turton B (41) Tonge Moor Won.

Second Round. June 4th

Tonge Moor B (3) v Edgworth A (21) Tonge Moor Won by 6 chalks.

Eagley (18) v Dobbies (6) Dobbies won by 7 chalks.

Turton A (6) v Longsight A (26) Turton won by 8 chalks.

Edgworth B (24) v Longsight B (31) Longsight won by 51 chalks.

Semi Final & Final. September 2nd. To be played at Edgworth. 12 noon start. Draw to be made on the day. Two players from each team to be on the green. HANDICAPS TO BE NOTIFIED

2017 Competition Winners. 

2017 League Champions. Tottington. Runners Up Dobbies.

2017 AGM Trophy. Winner: Malcolm Stretch. Runner Up: Lee Bleakley.

2017 League Pairs. Winners: John Haslam/John Mort. Runners Up: Mick Howard/Margaret Turtington

2017 Fred Haslam Trophy. Winner: Anthony Rukin. Runner Up: Les Brown

2017 Ainsworth Cup. Winner: Stuart Houghton . Runner Up: John Mort

2017 George Wood Trophy. Winner: John Mort. Runner Up: Barrie Robinson

2017 Milburn Cup. Winners: Tonge Moor. Runners Up: Edgworth A

2017 Ainsworth Shield. Winners: Eagley. Runners Up: Egerton.

Merits. 1st Lee Bleakley. 2nd Peter Howard. 3rd Alan Mealor


Fred Haslam Trophy.

John C Wilkins. Floor Screeding Contractors. 01204 387209

Bank Top Brewery. The Pavilion, Ashworth Lane, Bank Top, Bolton 01204 595800. Brewers of fine traditional beers.

The George Wood Trophy.

John Mort.