News Archive 2022

Taster Bowling Session

A taster bowling session will be held at the club on Monday 25th April from 7pm. Anyone interested in taking up Crown Green Bowls is very welcome to attend, equipment provided.

17Apr22 by John Palmer

Bottom Green Open

The bottom green will be open from 1pm on Monday 28th March.

26Mar22 by John Palmer

Mid-Shropshire AGM Update

At last night's Mid-Shropshire League AGM, the following proposals were agreed:

  • Minor management rule changes.

  • Change to Harris Cup rules to eliminate the need for replays.

  • Friday night teams (divisions 1-3) will have 10 players instead of 12.

  • The 'named 8's' will reduce to 'named 6's'.

  • No 'doubling up' will be allowed.

Steve Wall replaces Dave Evans as Vice Chairman of the league and John Palmer replaces Ric Hudson as Fixture Secretary.

9Mar22 by John Palmer

Team Captains Elected at the Bowling Meeting

The following captains were elected at the recent bowling meeting following the AGM. Please give them your support.

Shropshire Premier Scott Harries
Mid-Shropshire Friday Ian Hopson
Mid-Shropshire Monday Colin Moughton
Highley Islanders A Brian Walters
Highley Islanders B John Palmer
Highley Islanders C Mark Robinson
Seniors A Rob Renke
Seniors B Rob Hodson

9Mar22 by John Palmer

Officers Elected at the AGM

The following were elected at the AGM on Tuesday 1st March:

Hon President Terry Hawkins
Captain Rob Renke
Secretary John Palmer
Treasurer Pete Driver
Bar Officer Pete Driver
Safeguarding Officer Rob Renke

Committee Members
Peter Hayne
Cathy Warner
Margaret Blankstone-Schroiber
Kath Driver
Fiona Hammond
Terry Hammond

2March22 by John Palmer

Latest BCGBA Newsletter

If anyone is interested in what's going on in the upper echelons of the bowling world, you can read the latest BCGBA newsletter (version 15) here.

24Feb22 by John Palmer

AGM Date Changed - again

Due to the predicted state of the river, we have decided to postpone the AGM by a week. It will now be held on Tuesday 1st March at 8pm.

The date for the AGM has been changed. It will now take place on Tuesday 22nd February at 8pm in the clubhouse. The cutoff time for proposals from members is now midnight on 15th February.

Documents associated with the meeting:

AGM Agenda 2020 AGM Minutes Bowling Meeting Agenda 2020 Bowling Meeting Minutes

River Severn at its peak of 5.11m on Wednesday 23rd February.

Updated 23Feb22

Notice of Annual General Meeting

The 137th Annual General Meeting of the Bylet Bowling Club will be held on Monday 14th February 2022 at 8.00pm in the clubhouse. The nomination form for members to serve as club officers and committee is on the board in the club.

Any proposals from members for discussion at the meeting should be given in writing to the secretary by midnight on 7th February.

There are no proposals from the Management Committee.

The minutes of the last AGM held in 2020 are here. There was no meeting in 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The AGM will be followed by a Bowling Meeting at which the number of teams we will be entering in the various leagues will be discussed and nominations for team captains will be invited. All bowlers, old and new are urged to attend.

5Jan22 by John Palmer