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Ni Private Greens BC-01

NIPGBL Update

The NIPGBL GP Committee met last night via Zoom. Committee has agreed to undertake a consultation process with clubs as it continues to consider options for a gradual return to bowling. A short consultation document will be issued to clubs in the coming days. In the meantime clubs are reminded of the statement posted by […]

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NIPGBL Update

A meeting of the NIPGBL General Purposes Committee will take place on Wednesday 10th March. Among the matters to be discussed will be plans for the forthcoming season and the potential impact of the ongoing pandemic on these plans. Immediately after the meeting, an update will be posted here regarding the issues discussed and the […]

R McKitterick NIPGBL President 2016

Mr Ronnie McKitterick

It is with considerable sadness that we record the passing of Mr Ronnie McKitterick (Forth River Bowling Club, NIPGBL President 2016). On behalf of the Officers and Members of the Northern Ireland Private Greens Bowling League, we extend our deepest sympathies to the family circle and to Ronnie’s many friends throughout the bowling community.

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Looking forward, Looking back

With only 50 days to go now until the first round of NIPGBL league fixtures, we offer another snapshot of our history, 50 years ago in 1970. President: JW Boyce (Comber) Hon Secretary: JR Stirling MBE (Belfast) Hon Treasurer: H Lutton (Cavehill) Competitions Secretary: J Scott (Belmont) The NIPGBL also provided the IBA President, JR […]

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GP Committee Meeting 19th February

The GP Committee met at Belmont Bowling Club on Wednesday 19th February. The Honorary Treasurer provided an update on accommodation and anticipated expenditure for the 2020 Senior Inter-Association series to be held in Dublin on 8th and 9th May. In addition to reports from the League Secretary, Competitions Secretary and PRO, other matters discussed included […]

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Looking forward, Looking back

Looking forward to the start of the NIPGBL league fixtures in 75 days, we take the opportunity to look back and offer a snapshot of our organisation 75 years ago in 1945. President: J Ritchie (Cliftonville) Hon Sec: T Lemon (Willowfield) Hon Treas: W Montgomery (Knock) No association championships were played because of the ongoing […]