Heywood Bowling League

Presentation Evening

2013 Results

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How they got there:

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I Johnson 21 v P Lutkevitch 17

B Wild  21 v K Selby  11


I Johnson 21 v B Wild  18

A & H Lord Cup

Played on 9th June at Summit


        Semi finals:

Wm Pearson 14 v S Mercer 21

J Lines 14 v C Cosgrave 21



S Mercer 21 v C Cosgrave 17


Winner: S Mercer


Eric Mills presents the

Gasfella Shield

to the winner:

Ian Johnson

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The Medical Charities Cup

20th June at Hopwood Unionist


Semi Finals:

F Heselwood 16 v A Cosgrave 21

T Mellor 21 v R Schofield 11



T Mellor 21 v A Cosgrave 19

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Tom Mellor and Alan Cosgrave shake hands before the Final

Referee - Eric Ralphson

Eric Mills presents the

Medical Charities Cup 

to the winner:

Tom Mellor















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Chapman Joinery Pairs

Semi-final and Final on 26th July

at Heywood Bowling Club

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The Albany Cup

Summit Fri 9th August

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The Gasfella Shield

Hopwood Rec

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Eric Ralphson and Frank Heselwood

Dave and Stuart Irvine

with Sponsor Clive Chapman

before the Final.

Clive Chapman presents

the pairs Trophy to the winners:

Dave and Stuart Irvine 

Buttercup Nursery Trophy

Sunday 11th August Hopwood Unionist Club

Semi-final Scores:

A Mellor / W Warwick      20

       D & S Irvine            21


         N & S Mercer         10

E Ralphson / F Heselwood  21

Final Score:

         D & S Irvine        21

  E Ralphson /

            F Heselwood   12

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Above: Sponsor and Mayor Peter Rush presents the Albany Cup to Captain Phil Mainwaring.


Below: Team Photo of the winners -

Heywood Bowling Club

 Semi-final Scores:

Tom Eccles 21 v

      Alan Gledhill 17

Tom Mellor 20 v

      Ian Johnson 21

 Final Score:

Tom Eccles 21 v

             Ian Johnson 20

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From the left:  Eric Mills, Finalist Ian Johnson, Winner Tom Eccles and Sponsor Jayne Grindrod

Sponsor Jayne Grindrod presents the Buttercup Trophy to the winner:    Tom Eccles

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Final League Table 2013

Heywood Bowling Club are the winners with Hart/Ridsdale B.C. a close second


League Aggregate:

Winner:     Billy Pearson (444)  East Ward

Runner-up:  James Mainwaring (433)  Heywood B.C.

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2013 Merits

Bullough Moor 8th Sept


Semi Final Scores:

K Cullen 7 E Ralphson 21

B Sugden 21 F Heselwood 15


Final Score:

B Sugden 17  E Ralphson 21

League President Sam Bebbington presents the Merits Trophy to the winner:  Eric Ralphson


Finalists Bernard Sugden and Eric Ralphson shake hands before the Final


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