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30 Jul 2018
Pauline Taylor - An English Lady

The England Ladies Squad for 2018-2019 had recently been confirmed and Pauline Taylor is in the squad again having successfully come through the trials process.  Congratulations to Pauline! Jill Oakes, who has been in the squad in previous years was... [ Read more ]

16 Jul 2018
Bucks Aussie Pairs Result

Bucks hosted an Aussie Pairs event at High Wycombe on Sunday 15 July.  Despite clashing with the World Cup Final and the Wimbledon Men's Final, 11 pairs took part in the competition.  The highest finishing Herts players were Jill Oakes and Robin Qua... [ Read more ]

28 Jun 2018
Event Cancelled - 21 July Drawn Competition

The Drawn Competition scheduled for 21 July has been cancelled.  A lot of bowlers have other commitments and it was felt that the number of players unavailable for this date meant that it was unlikely to attract an adequate number of entrants. Other ... [ Read more ]

29 May 2018
It's A New Day..It's A New Dawn..It's a New Look Website

Dear Members At the end of March we advised you that our website service providers (hitssports) were upgrading their service.  This was to make the website adaptive to your preferred viewing device.  That's a fancy way of saying that things now move ... [ Read more ]

24 Apr 2018
Players Tour Update

It's been a while since we updated you on the performance of Hertfordshire bowlers competing on the Short Mat Players Tour, so here goes. Over the weekend, Alan Spicer was in action in Belfast.  On Friday he teamed up with local bowler Billy Taaffe i... [ Read more ]

10 Apr 2018
Cuffley Hall Annual Tournament Finals

Last night was the Finals Night of the 2017-18 Cuffley Hall Annual Tournament. With Gillian Morris unable to contest the final due to a back injury Ann Laws was crowned Ladies Champion. The Mixed Pairs was a tightly contested match with Dianne Webb... [ Read more ]

08 Apr 2018
News from the Nationals - Mixed Fours

The Hertfordshire 1 quartet of Pauline Taylor, Mary Chadd, Alan Spicer and Brian McGivern won all three of their qualifying group games to top their group and progress to the main knockout phase.  Their day ended with a defeat to Suffolk 2 in the las... [ Read more ]

05 Apr 2018
Barnet League Final Week

The 2017-2018 Barnet League came to a close last night.  Already crowned champions Greenwood A suffered a rare defeat at the hands of St Margaret's 1.  Greenwood A led most of the way but a 4 on the 8th end proved decisive for St Margaret's 1. In Di... [ Read more ]

29 Mar 2018
Website Upgrade Completed

Dear Members, The immediate adjustments to the website are complete. There are a very small number of minor display issues on desktop/laptop computers (e.g. PCs, Mac's) outstanding with the system supplier to address - these should not cause anyone a... [ Read more ]

27 Mar 2018
Website Upgrade Problems - Hopefully now resolved

Dear Members The system supplier advises us that the website upgrade  experienced some performance problems on the day - 27 March  - access was unreliable and slow even when possible. They advise that it has now been resolved - work will now resume i... [ Read more ]