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PRO snippet. Centenary launch

The Centenary year got off to a magnificent start last night (23rd March) with our launch event ┬áin the Linen Suite, Mossley Mill. Our President Michael Nutt welcomed representatives from nearly all our clubs, Past Presidents, Honorary Members, the NI Commonwealth Games Council and other guests. In his opening address he spoke of the history […]

PRO snippet – AGM

The 100th AGM of the NI Private Greens League was held at Old Bleach BC on Saturday 26th November. The outgoing President Ronnie McKitterick (F River) commented on a busy and successful year before handing the chain of office to Michael Nutt if the host club. On taking up his post M Nutt said that […]

PRO IBA snippets

Irish finals day at Whitehead brought 4 titles and great heartache to PGL bowlers on a blustery September Saturday. The title rush started in the morning as the Belmont Rink ran out comfortable 25-14 winners over B Kane (PT). The victory was built on a fantastic front end performance from S Cavan and S Martin. […]

PRO Snippets. PGL finals

Forth River was blessed with fine weather for finals day and it hosted the usual mix of drama, great bowls and heartache before the various titles were decided. Open Singles. Mark McPeak (Belmont) 21 Alistair Coleman ( Ballymena) 19 Coleman opened up a 10-6 lead but McPeak came back to square the game at 14-14. […]

Late July PRO snippets

Congratulations are due to several PGL players on their selection to various teams. Simon Martin (Belmont) and Neil Mulholland (Old Bleach) join I McClure, M McHugh and G Kelly in the World Cup squad for New Zealand. Andy Kyle (Larne) joins A Tennant for a trip to the Hong Kong Classic. Following their runner up […]

PRO July Snippets

At a time when many clubs cannot field teams due to members not wishing to travel to away games congratulations to Ali Coleman (Ballymena) who flew home from GAWA duties in Paris to play his Singles QF and then returned the next morning in time for the next N Ireland match – and his reward? […]

PRO Snippets

Congratulations to Falls BC who have made the Internet. Featured on BBC Get inspired section for their bowls taster development days. Get your friends along to Falls on 21st or 28th and “Get inspired”. Early leaders in the various leagues feature a nice mix from across the association – Pickie A , Ards A, Belmont […]