Dates have been released for some of next year's events organised by the BCGBA
All players are advised that the BCGBA
and YCCGBA have introduced a new dress code rule for this season, with players required to wear single-coloured black trousers (YCCGBA rule 13 2a refers)
W&W Juniors gained revenge for their defeat by Shropshire in the final of the 2006 BCGBA
Junior County Championships by beating the same opponents by 19 overall in this year's final.
There was also victory for Merseyside's Juniors in the BCGBA
eight-a-side competition in Warrington where youngster Chris Halsey's final delivery pitched within an inch of the jack giving Merseyside victory by a mere two points.
SIDES who lose the first of their preliminaries in the BCGBA
Inter County Championship rarely make it through to the semi-finals later in the season.
There was disappointment for the three W&W players competing in the BCGBA
champion of champions event at the Waterloo Hotel Blackpool.
00 am, the W&W Junior Individual Merit takes place with the winner gaining automatic entry into the BCGBA
Merit Finals at Colwyn Bay in August.
Many other big names include the current BCGBA
Senior merit winner, Matt Gilmore.
NORTH Midlands face up to Lancashire on Sunday in the BCGBA
Senior County Championship needing a win to reach the knockout stages.
THE W&W Junior County side have lost in the final of the BCGBA
Junior County Championships for the past two years but on Sunday will hope to prevent a hat-trick when they face Shropshire in the 2008 final.
Smiling for the camera are (back row)British Crown Green Bowling Association (BCGBA
)official Bill Hughes,Selwyn Davies,BCGBA
President 1976 Ray Springfield,Dick Newton, Ieuan Wynne-Wilson, Gary Roberts, Mike Barrowdale,Brian Ashton,Emyr Davies,Cheshire and BCGBA
President 1983 Jack Uttley and Mervyn Jones.
Wirral were unable to continue where they left off against North Warwickshire in the latest round of the BCGBA
Ladies InterCounty Championship prelims.