Essex County Indoor Bowling Association










OVER 60s


National Championships 2018/19 Round Up

Vivienne - Colchester


Men's Over 60s Fours
arry O'Connor, Harry Wood, Roy Buckner, Jimmy Oakes (Tye Green)
Ladies Over 60s Singles - Carol Crafer (Chigwell)
Mason Trophy - Colchester

Semi Finalists

Men's Triples -
Sam Moss, Andy Squire, James Rippey (Falcon)

Yetton Plate -
Egham Trophy - Tye Green

Final Stages Qualifiers
Singles -
Dan Rodger (Colchester), Shirley Beavis (Falcon)
Pairs - Sam Moss, James Rippey (Falcon), Elaine Score, Ann Score (Tilbury)
Sam Moss, Craig Burgess, Andy Squire, James Rippey (Falcon)
Sue Duck, Teresa Shaw, Gill Mitchinson, Sylvie Bloomfield (Tye Green)
Over 60s Singles - John Stewart (Essex County), Liz Tunn (Colchester)
Over 60s Pairs
John Andrews, John Stewart (Essex County)
Liz Tunn, Gill Cousins (Colchester)
Over 50s Triples
Geoff Gasson, Derek Cook, Andy Squire (Falcon)
Sue Clark, Jackie Hadley, Carol Riley (Tilbury)
Over 60s Fours - David West, Andy Jeffrey, Lincoln Townrow, Peter Hagger (Clacton)
Two Bowl Singles - Shirley Beavis (Falcon)

British Isles International Series 2019

Thursday - England 134 Ireland 86, Scotland 146 Wales 101
Friday - England 131 Wales 96, Scotland 125 Ireland 101
Saturday - Wales 105 v Ireland 105, England 112 v Scotland 107
Full rink details can be found at www,

British Isles Over 50 International Series
This event takes place on the weekend of 26th and 27th January at Warners Leisure, Lakeside, Hayling Island.  Andy Squire has been selected to play in the England team and we wish him all the best for the weekendThe program for the weekend is as follows:
Saturday 26th January
9.30am - 1.30pm

Scotland v England
Ireland v Wales
2.30pm - 6.30pm
England v Ireland
Scotland v Wales
Sunday 27th January
1.15pm - 5.15pm
England v Wales
Ireland v Scotland

Full details can be found on the British Isles website by clicking HERE

ritish Isles International Series
James Rippey and Steve Mitchinson have both been named as travelling reserves for the Men's International Series
The British Isles International Series and Championships for Men and Ladies are being held at The Falcon 9th-16th March 2019.

International Seniors Double Rink Tournament
Andy Squire has been selected in the Over 50s team to play in the International Seniors Double Rink Tournament which will be held at Lakeside Coastal Village, Hayling Island 26th & 27th January 2019

National Team Competition Results - Early Rounds

Yetton Plate
Semi Final
Falcon 77 v Boston 86
Quarter Final
Falcon 73 v Welford on Avon 66
4th Round
Falcon 81 v Wymondham Dell 58
3rd Round
Falcon 92 v Southend 59

Denny Plate
Quarter Final
Tilbury 69 v Huntingdon 86
4th Round
Tye Green 71 v Bromley 80
Pentney 63 v Tilbury 89
3rd Round
Colchester 76 v Tilbury 87
Tye Green 87 v Hounslow 46
Turpins 69 v Huntiongdon 87

Egham Trophy
Semi Final
Tye Green 68 Lincoln 85
Quarter Final
Tye Green 74 v Egerton Park 53
4th Round
Tye Green 81 v Egham 74
3rd Round
Essex County 70 v Ipswich 83
Tye Green 81 v Harpenden 68

Denny Cup
5th Round
Wellingborough 74 v Falcon 62
4th Round
Falcon 79 v Essex County 77
Barking 62 v Wey Valley 76

Yetton Trophy
5th Round
Norfolk 95 v Tilbury 69
4th Round
Tilbury 115 v Mid Suffolk 60

Vivienne Trophy
Riverain 79 Tye Green 73
Clacton 69 Jacks Centre 66
Falcon 60 Ipswich 58
1st Round
Clacton v Falcon
Colchester v Essex County
Riverain v Havering

Top Club
4th Round
Chigwell 6 v Whiteknights 10
3rd Round
Ipswich 14 v Clacton 2
Chigwell 12 v Harpenden 4
2nd Round
Chigwell 10 v Riverain 6
Essex County 76 v Clacton 93
1st Round

Ipswich 12 Falcon 4
Glebelands 0 Chigwell 16
John Davey
Funeral Details
The funeral will be held on 7th November 1.15pm at Loughborough Crematorium, Leicester Road, Loughborough, LE11 2AF.  The wake will be at Hugglecote Social Club, 3 Dennis Street, Coalville, LE67 2FP where there will be a buffet.  Dress Code - John expressed a wish that he did not want guests to wear black and that they should be casual with their colours.
From Tony Ellis:

It is with great sadness I have to inform you of the passing of John Davey.
John was our Match Secretary and then Fixture Secretary.
Our sincere thoughts and prayers go to his Family at this very sad time.
Funeral Details to follow.

Mark Wilson - Essex County BC
We recently received the sad news of the death of Mark Wilson of Essex County Indoor BC and formerly of Barking and District Indoor BC.  Mark's funeral will be held on Thursday 4th October at 2.15pm, full details below.

Church Service
Our Lady of Lourdes and St Joseph, Leigh Road, Leigh on Sea, SS9 1JF

Southend Crematorium, Sutton Rd, Southend on Sea, SS2 5PX
Time: 3.20pm

Essex County Bowls Club, 21 Imperial Avenue, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 8NE
Time; Around 4pm

The family has asked please do not send flowers we would rather you send money to the motor neurone Disease a'sociation 
We can take gifts from you on the day if you want and will send on to the MND Association 
There is a page about Mark's funeral on S Stibbards & sons Funerals donations & obituaries page.

Hope to see many of you there to celebrate the passing of a wonderful brother lots of love to you all and thanks for all your wonderful posts Paul Rebecca Barry Kathy & the Wilson family xx
Please pass the information on to anyone you know who new Mark