Archive | Uncategorized

RSS feed for this section

Looking forward, looking back

With only 25 days to go to the first round of league fixtures, we take a final pre-season look back at the history of the NIPGBL, 25 years ago in 1994. President: S McKeown (Ballywalter) Hon Secretary: H Montgomery (Cavehill) Hon Treasurer: CE Gillett (Hilden) Competitions Secretary: D Irvine (Transport) League Secretary: T McIlvenna (Old […]

Ni Private Greens BC-01

2019 Fixture Calendar

The Fixture Calendar was agreed and signed off at last Thursday’s GP meeting and can be viewed below or and on the Competitions page and Slider bar at the top of the main web page. We would ask everyone to take note that although dates have been allocated for each discipline in the Championships these […]

NIPGBL Meetings

A Management Committee meeting last night heard that the NIPGBL had approved a financial donation to the Bowls Ireland Regional Academies. Mark Tait was confirmed as the new Honorary Competitions Secretary. Emerging from discussion on the rule change to admit lady bowlers to league and cup competitions, it was felt that clubs planning to field […]

GP Committee Meeting 27 February

High Performance Coach Neil Booth delivered a detailed and informative presentation on the plans for the Bowls Ireland Regional Academies. Committee agreed to make a financial contribution towards the initial set-up cost of this ambitious project which aims to secure the future development of Irish bowls. After 26 years of dedicated service in office, Davy Irvine […]

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 1944. President: J MacBride (Belfast) Hon Sec: T Lemon (Willowfield) Hon Treas: W Montgomery (Knock) IBA President: PT Watson (Ewarts) No association championships were […]

super 8 ways ultimate