Bowls: It could be all change ahead for the Leeds bowling scene
The consultation period for the review of our city’s parks outdoor bowling provision has now officially closed, with a report to the council’s executive board now published on Leeds City Council’s website.
Bowls: Pairs final brings down curtain on the winter season
This Sunday hails the end of the winter outdoor season for many as the Potternewton Winter Pairs draws to a close. At the same time, the BCGBA World Club Championship gets under way – hailing the start of another summer campaign.
Bowls: Crunch time’s looming for Featherstone’s dual title bid
The penultimate games of the Yorkshire County Indoor Bowls League take place this week, with Featherstone vying for the title in both Division One and the Hebden Trophy; whilst Leeds’ bowlers will be looking for slim pickings in their own encounters.
Bowls: Two more losses leave Leeds facing barren indoor season
Two more defeats at the start of the month – the Division Two side losing 12-6 to Doncaster and the Hebden side going down 12-6 to Selby, have now all but confirmed that Leeds will finish this indoor season with nothing to show for it.
As we draw this column towards the natural conclusion of bowls in 2012, we take one last look at the summer past; predominantly the winners of the leagues and cups of the associations touching the boundaries of our city’s game.