Rochdale Veterans Bowling League 

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Any Queries - John Parry 01706 663653


At the League AGM the following notices of motion were passed :-

General                                            If a player reaches the age of 60 before the end of September, he will be eligible to play from the start of the season.

                                                          The League will award a best  points difference prize for each division. This will replace the best aggregate prize.

                                                          When clubs order new sets of jacks, they should be yellow ones.

                                                          The league will make a donation to the Junior League. The committee to decide the amount

Merits                                              To qualify for the divisional merits, players must have played at least 50% of the league matches in that division.

Merits/ Individual Comps            Two score cards are to be used for all individual competitions

Team Knockouts                             In the divisional team knockout cups, pairings will be decided by turning cards over.

                                                           If a club is unable to complete the competition, they should withdraw before the draw takes place, otherwise they will be fined £20.


Proposals to reduce teams to 8 a side, and to include a maximum of 2 ladies were defeated.