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17 Oct 2018
Barnet League Week 2

In Division 1 St Margaret's 1 and Northiam East were involved in a thriller.  The scene was set by the first 2 ends.  Three shots to St Margaret's on end 1.  The Northiam trio immediately responded with a 3 of their own.  Both sides led for short per... [ Read more ]

14 Oct 2018
Cuffley Hall Team Win County 4s

Martin Nash, Alan Spicer, Brian McGivern and Michael West were crowned County Fours Champions 2018-2019 at Elm Court. Eight teams were competing for the title and six of these were also vying to represent Hertfordshire at the National Fours Finals.  ... [ Read more ]

10 Oct 2018
Barnet League Week 1

The 2018-2019 season of the Barnet League opened at a new venue, on new mats and with a lot of new team names. In Division 1 both Greenwood Park teams were in action.  Greenwood Hawks met Harpenden Nightjars in a thriller.  The lead changed hands ... [ Read more ]

30 Sep 2018
Mixed 4s Result

The result of Saturday's Mixed Fours County Championship/National Qualifier is as follows; 1st  Jill and Robin Quarterman, Audrey and Brian Fowler 2nd Dianne Webb, Mary Chadd, Alan Spicer, Brian McGivern 3rd  Marion Cooper, Ros Lewison, Dennis Mack, ... [ Read more ]

27 Sep 2018
Chris Bundy

Sad news received from Steve Killington, Essex SMBA. It is with great regret that We have to report the passing of Christopher Bundy. He was an accomplished bowler who played for Warren Heath and East Hanningfield. He had also represented London Coun... [ Read more ]

22 Sep 2018
Herts 32 Oxfordshire 8

Hertfordshire had a comfortable win over Oxfordshire in the Inter County Championship. In the first session of play, Herts won 3 out of 4 games.  Both Michael West and Bill Gearing won their singles games.  Each of them took 4 ends to establish leads... [ Read more ]

09 Sep 2018
Herts 18 London 22

Hertfordshire's opening match of the ICC Division A campaign was a very closely contested affair. The first session  of Singles and Pairs went in Hertfordshire's favour.  Michael West won 15-9 and Bill Gearing finished 12-11 ahead despite dropping a ... [ Read more ]

01 Sep 2018
County Triples Championship Results

The 2018-19 Hertfordshire County Triples Champions are Cherry Nolan, Clive Mark and Ted Nolan from the Cuffley Hall club.  Runners Up were Audrey Fowler, Dennis Mack and Brian Fowler from Greenwood Park. 12 triples competed for the title at Elm Cour... [ Read more ]

30 Aug 2018
Charity Day Results

The Hertfordshire Short Mat Bowling Association annual Charity Event was held at Elm Court on Saturday 25 August.  48 bowlers participated and were organised as 2 leagues of 8 teams each playing 5 games of two wood triples (7 ends). Winners of Leagu... [ Read more ]

26 Aug 2018
Herts Bowlers Move Up In The World

Hertfordshire bowlers Alan Spicer and Brian McGivern were in action over the weekend at the SMPT UK Open.  This singles event, held at Falcon IBC, Chelmsford, featured 192 players from 7 different nations.  Alan and Brian had similar records, progres... [ Read more ]