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Stamford & District Bowls League Home

Welcome to the Stamford & District Bowls League website.

We hope you will find the information here interesting and useful  - look around the website to find out more about the League.

The Stamford & District Bowls League has been promoting inter-club bowling in the local area since 1967. The League itself operates on two evenings a week – Mondays and Fridays. For 2024, we hope to have 28 teams who will compete in three divisions. 

As well as the twice-weekly league matches, we run four competitions - the Boor & Wainwright Shield, the Duncomb Shield,the Oddfellows Charity Rosebowl competition and the Secretary’s Pairs competition. There is also the President's Gala, which supports the President's chosen charity for that year. For next season, 2024, we hope we will also be running a new competition - the President’s Triples competition.

In addition to the details of the fixtures and results, you will find profiles of each club, the league's rules and constitution and a short history of the league. There is also a Photo Gallery, a Club News page and an Events Diary; we hope you will let us know about events at your club that would interest other bowlers.

Click on the menu bars (top left-hand corner) to see all the tabs.

League Dates to Remember for 2024:

Thursday 29th February 

Final date for advising the number of teams your Club will be entering in the league.

Thursday 18th April 

League Registration Meeting - 7.00 pm: at Stamford Indoor Bowls Club.

Payments Due:

£10 per team registered in the Stamford League

£2 per player registered in each team

£10 per team for Boor & Wainwright competition.

Sunday 11th August 

President’s Gala: to be held at Blackstones BC.

Saturday 24th August

Boor & Wainwright Competition Final: to be held at Langtoft, starting at 2.00 pm.

Sunday 25th August

Duncomb Shield Competition Final: to be held at Bourne Town BC, starting at 2.00 pm.

Saturday 31st August

Oddfellows Charity Rosebowl Competition Final: to be held at Blackstones BC, starting at 2.00 pm.

Sunday 1st September

Secretary’s Pairs Competition Final: to be held at Market Overton BC, starting at 2.00 pm.

Dates for finals are provisional and will be confirmed.

Boor & Wainwright Competition First Round Dates:

The Boor & Wainwright Competition first round matches will be played on the following dates:

Friday 26 April, Monday 29 April

Friday 3 May, Friday 10 May, Monday 13 May, Friday 17 May, Monday 20 May

The schedule under B&W Round Robin Draw is PROVISIONAL and will be confirmed as soon as I have all the club entries.

Stamford League Match Dates:

The Stamford League will start on Monday 3 June and end on Friday 2 August.

Latest News:

9th January: Peter White

Peter White, of Langtoft BC, passed away on Tuesday 9th January 2024, aged 82 years. 

"He was an established bowler and, in 2010, became winner of the Over 65s at Skegness. He was still playing a competitive game up to last season, winning the Langtoft Club 19 Singles title. Peter was a true gentleman and will be missed by Anne and his family, and the bowling community in the Stamford League and further afield."

Results website address

Please note that the address of the results website has changed to bowlsresultstwo.co.uk/stamford 

Sue Fleckney

Website Administrator

Please let us know if there is a club event or achievement that you would like to be publicised here and in the Events Diary or under Club News.

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