DBE bowlers reach the Finals
Helen Wood, York IBC, will compete in the Ladies Triples Finals at Melton Mowbray on 27/28th March.
Pauline Shanley, Sutton IBC, will play in the Ladies 4’s at Melton Mowbray on 25/26th Match and then travel to Nottingham IBC on 10/11th April to compete in the Ladies O50 two wood triples.
Continue reading “EIBA National Finals Championships”
It was a good turnout over the weekend 11/12th March at Gedling IBC, Nottingham for the Ann Trotman Singles with 21 bowlers eventually taking part. Sadly 3 bowlers had had to pull out in the last few days not giving time for those on the waiting list to make travel and accommodation arrangements. I had to put a limit of 24 on the entries in order to make it a good tournament in the two days. Continue reading “Ann Trotman Singles Report”
To be part of Disability Access Day we are focusing on our National Disability Strategic Action Plan 2017 – 2021 (NDSAP) which is launched today, publicly for the first time having been updated following on from previous 2015-2017 plan. Continue reading “National Disability Strategic Action Plan”
Disability Bowls England have announced their International Squad for the Home Nations Championship. The Championships are played at Newport Indoor Bowls Club over weekend of Friday 21st April to Sunday 23rd April.
Read more: Selected 2017 Squad.pdf
For more details about the Championship go to our event page: Home Nations Championship
Spectators are welcome.
Volunteer Regional Disability Bowls Co-ordinator’s
Read the full press release: Volunteer Regional Co-ordinator’s.pdf
Friendly fixture DBE vs Birmingham IBC, February 5th 2017
Yet another very good day for all concerned. Everyone arrived safely despite the poor weather. We received a warm welcome from the City of Birmingham IBC club members with the warmth extending to the surroundings. Everyone enjoyed the game, hosts and visitors alike. Continue reading “DBE vs City of Birmingham IBC Report”
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The second SE Region Event was held at Horsham Indoor Bowling Club where Geoff Kentish, his members and staff made everyone feel very welcome. Continue reading “S. E. Region Event – Horsham IBC”
DBE National Indoor Pairs Report 2017
The entry response to this first National Pairs event was exceptional, with the maximum of sixteen team places being filled within the first 3 weeks of the entry forms being sent out. The entry was open to all members of DBE irrelevant of disability.
Continue reading “DBE National Indoor Pairs Report 2017”
This letter from Chairman Paul Brown includes details of new matches and an entry form. Match dates are also shown under DBE events programme.
Read more: BWBA Letter to Members