Somerset County Indoor Bowls Association

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Somerset County Indoor Bowls Association

Site Updated 13th May2017

News items -

INDOOR COUNTY AGM Please note - the date of the Indoor County AGM has bee changed from the 5th June to the 19th June. Taunton Deane B.C. at 7.30pm

INDOOR COUNTY LEAGUE 2017-18 The fixtures for the County Indoor League 2017-18 can be found on the Indor League page

WOODSPRING I.B.C Woodspring I.B.C. are no longer affiliated to the Somerset County Indoor Bowls Association. Players are reminded they cannot take part in any County or Patrons matches or competitions unless they are members of an affiliated club

COUNTY MATCHES 2017-18 County Fixtures for 2017-2018 season can be found on the County Fixtures page

COUNTY COMPETITION RESULTS Scroll down to see the results

NOMINATIONS FOR LIBERTY TROPHY TRIALS Would club secretaries please send in any nominations of club members for Libert Trophy Trials to the County Match Secretary, Dave Harding by July 31st 2017

SCIYD SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE - The SCIYD School of Excrellence on Sunday 12th February was well attended by players and parents/grandparents. A big thank you to all the SBCA coaches who gave their time for the day. The event was also attended by Mr Vic Waite the Coaching Director of the EBCS who helped all day and presented the certificates and trophies.

GUESTS AT COUNTY MATCHES - Would guests attending County Matches and require a meal or wish to travel on away match coaches, please cotact the County Match Secretary at least 6 days prior to the match

SOMERSET YOUTH DEVELOPMENT AND COACHING Two new pages have been added to the website, one for the Somerset County Indoor Youth Development School of Exccellence and the other for the Somerset Coaching Asscociation. These can be found by clicking on Youth Bowling link in the left hand menu.

The results of the  County Competitions for 2016-2017 can be found below

Attention is drawn to Rule 3 of the County Indoor League in that a bowler cannot bowl at one club in National and/or County Competitions and at another club in the County Indoor League

The County has a new  Match Secretary - David Harding of Clevedon

The Womens fixtures for 2016-2017 are now available on the SWCIBA Fixture page

The County, Patrons and U25's Fixtures for 2016-2017 and the County League fixtures for 2017-18 can be found on the appropriate pages. Also Womens fixtures for 2016-17

A new page has been added to the web site which will allow League and Competition results to be sent directly to the Competition Secretary

The Women's County Team Sheets can be found on the Women's Team Sheet page. Click on S.W.C.I.B.A. and then Team Sheets link at the top of the page on right hand side.

The Men of Somerset are pleased to provide the Women of Somerset with their own page (S.W.C.I.B.A.) on this web site. There they can find all the information of their Association

Team Sheets for County, Patrons and U25's can be found on the appropriate team page



Singles B.Forse (St Andrews) 21   v  L.White (Bristol) 14 
Pairs Victoria St (W.Bradshaw) 23   v  Clevedon (G.Jay)  13 
Triples Clarrie Dunbar (B.Hawkins) 15   v Ilminster(M.Hamilton)13 
Fours Clarrie Dunbar (B.Hawkins) 20   v  Victoria St. (W.Bradshaw)14
U25's Singles G.Sparey (Bristol) 21   v  L.White (Bristol) 13 
U16's Singles D.Beames (Bristol) 2 sets   v  I.Cracknell (S.Andrews) 1 set 
Double Rink Victoria Street 47   v  St.Andrews 39 




1ST. DIVISION (PRESIDENTS TROPHY Winners Clarrie Dunbar: Runners-up Yeovil
2ND. DIVISION (TREASURERS TROPHY) Winners North Petherton: Runnners-up Taunton

The web site has been changed to include;
1. Pages giving the teams selected for Liberty Trophy, County, U25's and Patrons matches.
2. Pages giving the current rules for the County League, Double Fours and Individual Competitions.
Also the County League Tables and the Rules for the competitions are now in PDF form. This allows easy printing or saving to your computer

To access the pages in pdf format you will need to have Adobe Reader installed on you computer.
This can be downloaded from

Photographs of County Competition Winners can be seen below

Note; League Contacts can be found on the "CLUBS" page under the appropriate club

New updates to the web site include:

Officers for 2016-2017
League Fixtures for 2017-2018 season
County Fixtures 2017-2018
Patrons Fixtures 2016-2017
Under 25's Fixtures 2016-2017
Womens County Fixtures 2016-2017
County Competitions
County League Tables (pdf format)
Competition Rules - League, Double Fours and Individual Competitions (pdf format)



County President Tony Steer presents the Singles Cup to Baryy Forse (St Andrews IBC)


County President Tonu Steer presents the  U25 Singles Cup to J.Sparey (Bristol I.B.C)


County President Tony Steer presents the Somerst County Indoor U16 Mixed Singles Cup to Daniel Beames (Bristol I.B.C)


Winners of the Somerset County Indoor Pairs - N.Kunc & W.Bradshaw (Victoria Street I.B.C.)


Winners of the Somerset County Indoor Triples - N.Greening, B.Hawkins, K.Bailey
(Clarrie Dunbar)


Winners of the Wilf Miller County Fours - C.Pewsey, B.Hawkins, D.McGovern, K.Bailey (Clarrie Dunbar I.B.C.)


Winners of Inter Club Double Fours - Victoria Street  I.B.C.
C.Keates,J.Murphy,J.Solle, S.Hooper     W.Bradshaw, C.Frost, D.Bradshaw, N.Kunc

On this site you can find information about your County.
To find the information you require, just click on the appropriate page in the list on the left hand side.
You will find:

A list of the Officers and Vice Presidents
The County and Patrons fixtures and results
County, Patrons, Under 25's and Liberty Team Sheets
Under 25's Fixtures and News
The draw for our County Competitions and results
League fixtures and results
League Tables
Competition Rules
Links to other organizations
Contacts - addresses and telephone numbers of the Association Officers
Clubs -addresses, telephone numbers and contacts (including League Contacts)

The design of this Web site has so far has been my own. I am sure that many of you will have ideas on how to improve the site or what extra items should be included, etc.
If you have, please send your ideas to me either via my e-mail (see Contacts) or letter.
Dave Avery. County Competition Secretary.