Thursday, 14 September 2017

Glossop Bowling Club - Finals Day 10 September 2017

In conditions not suited to playing the game of bowls these hardy souls put there best foot forward and played some superb games. They were watched on by other hardy members in the rain and cold winds to cheer on the winners and runner ups. Well done to all who came to watch and the winners and runners up. Please find below the results and the photos of the day.


Marvel Cup was won by Ricky Wood - Runner Up John Stevenson

Hockenhull Cup was won by Dave Thomas - Runner Up Mike Fleming

Members Cup was won by Dave Thomas - Runner Up Carl Jones


Partridge Cup won by Jeanette Thompson

Jim Burke Shield won by Jenny Burgess

Dave Thomas - Members and Hockenhull Trophy
Jeanette Thompson - Partridge Trophy
Ricky Wood - Marvel Cup
Jenny Burgess received Jim Burke Shield from Eileen Wood

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

New Players Wanted - Come and Join Us

For the season starting in 2018 we are looking to welcome new players from new learners to more experienced bowlers to come along and join our friendly club where all will be made welcome. Bowls is open to people of all ages and abilities. It can be played at a competitive level or socially. It is also a good way to keep fit and healthy.

Glossop Bowling Club is currently playing in:

Monday - Stockport and District mens veteran pairs
Tuesday = High Peak Mixed Pairs
Wednesday - Tameside men vets
Wednesday - North Derbyshire Ladies Vets
Thursday - North Derbyshire mens vets 1st/2nd teams
Thursday - North Derbyshire Ladies 1st team
Saturday - Longendale league mixed team.

All vets and the Longendale team play in the afternoon.
Mixed pairs and ladies play in the evenings.

The veterans teams are open to men and ladies over 60 years of age.
The other teams are open to men and women of all ages.

If anyone is interested in joining contact David Elshaw at or Jenny Burgess at

Saturday, 2 September 2017

Come Along to the Finals Day on Sunday 10th September 2017

Come along to the finals day on Sunday 10th September 2017 which starts at 1pm. This year we will have the finals of the Members Cup and the finals of  all the men and ladies competitions.

Carl Jones plays Dave Thomas in the final of the Members Cup.

Come along and support your fellow bowls players. The bar should be open and there should be some refreshments.


Hockenhull Cup - Round 1 (Game 1) T Robinson v D Thomas (Game 2) D Roberts v P Chadwick (Game 3) B Hodkinson v F Hazelwood (Gam...