2021 News - Baldock Town Bowls Club

Baldock Town Bowls Club
BTBC
BTBC
Baldock Town Bowls Club
West Avenue, off Norton Road, Baldock, Hertfordshire SG7 5AY
Affiliated to Bowls England, Hertfordshire Bowls, L&D.B.A., N.H.W B.A., E.B.D.B.L.
West Avenue, off Norton Road, Baldock Hertfordshire SG7 5AY
Affiliated to Bowls England, Hertfordshire Bowls, L&D.B.A., N.H.W B.A., E.B.D.B.L.
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2021 News

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Club News - 26th July 2021
Baldock men are through to the fourth round of the National Top 11 competition following a 3-2 win against Buntingford.  Rink scores:
Two bowl singles – Joe Moorley Lost
Four bowl singles – Steve Budge Won
Pairs – Matt Hayzelden/Jamie Claydon Lost
Triples – Brian Todd/Darren Hickin/Paul Andrews Won
Fours – Sam Andrews/Arron Heath /Paul Haskings/Mike Parsons Won

Club News - 22nd July 2021
Baldock Men are through to the area finals of the  Men’s Club Championship.
They progressed with a comfortable 80-44 win  against Letchworth Garden city.
Rink scores:
A. Heath/M.Ingram/S.Budge/P.Andrews Won 33-9
S. Andrews/M. Roberts/M.Hayzelden/D.Hickin Lost 18-23
J. Moorley/B.Todd/P.Haskings/R.Dempster Won 29-12
Baldock ‘B’ Mens Team are through to the area  semi-finals of the National Two Fours.
A comfortable 37-15 win against  Bishops Stortford.
Rink scores:
M. Hayzelden/M. Roberts/B. Todd/D. Hickin won 18-6
S. Andrews/R. Dempster/S. Budge/P. Andrews won 19-9
Hannah Liddle was part of the county Amy Rose team that has qualified for the national finals at Leamington.



Club News - 19th July 2021
In the County Competitions the senior four of Ian McKinnon, Martin Roberts Paul Haskins and Robert Dempster beat a four from Whitethorn to reach the Hertfordshire Final. In the County League we beat Aston 4 points to 2. In the County Championship we beat Letchworth by 80 shots to 44. 
Our ladies lost in The Top Club to Sawbridgeworth in all four disciplines and in the National Two Fours we beat Bishop Stortford  37-15. 
Press Officer: Brian Todd



Club News - 13th July 2021
County Competitions
Ian Mackinnon, Martin Roberts, Paul Haskings and  Rob Dempster have reached the county finals of the senior fours. They  defeated a team from Whitethorn In the semi-finals.
Matt Hayzelden has reached the semi-finals of the unbadged singles.
Baldock men lost in the county league match against  Royston. The rink of Sam Andrews, Ian Chambers, Matt Hayzelden and Mike  Parsons did pick up two points for winning their rink.
Baldock men are through to the third round of the  national top 11 competition following a 5-0 win against Stevenage town.  Rink scores:
Two bowl singles – J. Moorley won 16-11
Four bowl singles – S. Budge won 21-9
Pairs – M. Hayzelden/J. Claydon won 14-13
Triples – B. Todd/D. Hickin/P. Andrews won 23-8
Fours – S. Andrews/M. Roberts/P. Haskings/M. Parsons won 12-7
Jamie Claydon and partner Joan Welch are through to  the area final of the mixed pairs following a 17-9 win against Matt  Hayzelden and Jan Turner.
Sam Andrews, Rob Dempster, Steve Budge and Paul Andrews were part of the winning Middleton Cup team against Bedfordshire.
Good luck to Hannah Liddle who will represent Hertfordshire in the Amy Rose competition on Sunday 18th of July.

Club News - 5th July 2021
County Competitions
Ian Mackinnon, Martin Roberts, Paul Haskings and  Rob Dempster are through to the quarter finals of the senior fours  following a win against Welwyn Garden city.
Matt Hayzelden is through to the quarter finals of the unbadged singles.
Baldock men had a comfortable win in the second round of the County club championships against Three Horseshoes.
Rink scores:
S. Andrews/M. Roberts/M. Hayzelden/J. Claydon won 40-7
J. Moorley/B. Todd/P. Haskings/R. Dempster won 33-15
A. Heath/S. Budge/D. Hickin/P. Andrews won 31-8
Baldock men lost the county league game to  Whitethorn. Meanwhile, the ladies had a win away at Stevenage town in  the North Herts ladies league.
National Competitions
In the national two fours competition Baldock A  played Baldock B. After an even first half of the game the B team won  through 37-24. We will play Bishops Stortford B in the next round.

Club News - 29th June 2021
County League
The Baldock men played away to Letchworth Garden  city in the first county league game of the season. The rinks were  shared one each with Baldock taking an overall win of 43-37.
Rink 1: S. Deane/K. Lamacraft/M. Ingram/B. Todd beat B. Bargery 24 -11
Rink 1: D. Turner/R. Bacon/H. Chamber/J. Claydon lost to A. Hodgson 19-26
The Ladies team played at home to Letchworth Conservative Club and came away with a comfortable win.
Rink score: M.A. Haskings/W. Budge/V. Bingley/J. Turner won 24-12.
County Club Championship
The Baldock men played at home to Royston in the first round of the county club championship.
Rob Dempster’s rink was in control from the start  and ended with a comfortable victory. Jamie Claydon’s rink were six  shots behind at halfway but made a strong comeback to win by three  shots. After a slow start Paul Andrews rink did well  to close the gap and only lose by 4 shots.
Rink scores
J. Moorley/R. Bacon/P. Haskings/R. Dempster beat A. Charter 26-10
S. Andrews/H. Chambers/M. Hayzelden/J. Claydon beat R. Knight 18-15
S. Deane/k. Lamacraft/A. Heath/P. Andrews lost to S. Brown 17-21.
Overall : 61-46
Cairns Cup
Unfortunately Baldock men lost to Datchworth by four shots.

Club News - 17th June 2021
A mixed bag of results this week. In the County Competitions the rink of Spencer Dean, Joe Morley, Paul Haskins and Jamie Claydon have now reached the last 16 as have the triple of Matt Hayzeldene, Martin Roberts and Jamie Claydon. In a disappointing weekend we lost to Luton Coop 39-80, to Potten 54-66 and in the National Tony Alcock competition we lost to Buntingford by 6 shots.
Press Officer: Brian Todd

Club News - 17th June 2021


Club News - 7th June 2021
County and National results Week commencing 31st May 2021
Men’s National Top Club
Baldock men won through to the second round of the  national Top club competition by beating Sawbridgeworth B.C four  disciplines to one.
Two Bowl Singles – B. Todd 14-15
Four Bowl Singles – S. Budge 21-14
Pairs – M. Hayzelden/J. Claydon 20-9
Triples – J. Moorley/M. Roberts/Paul Andrews 19-11
Fours – S. Andrews/R.Dempster/P. Haskings/M. Parsons 15-6
Men’s National Two Fours
Baldock Bowls club ‘A’ team won through on a tricky  green away to Whitethorn B.C 32-21. They join ‘B’ team in the second round of the competition.
The two teams will now have to play each other for a place in the third round.
D. Turner/S. Deane/J. Moorley/M. Parsons drew 13-13
A. Heath/I. Mackinnon/K. Lamacraft/P. Haskings won 19-8
Individual County Competitions
Men’s Triples 1st Round
M. Hayzelden & Co beat K. Greenhough (Stevenage Town)
R. Dempster & Co beat R. Knight (Royston)
D. Davies & Co given walkover into next round.
Unfortunately both our Pairs Teams of Joe  Moorley/Jamie Claydon and Darren Hickin/Paul Andrews lost at the county quarter final stage.

Having had Saturdays game rained off, on Sunday Baldock hosted Beech Hill Bowls Club from Luton.  Baldock won on 3 of the 4 rinks with a total score of 82-59.



Club News - 31st May 2021
County and National results Week commencing 24th May 2021
County Top Ten
A tough start to the county top ten saw Baldock  host Garston BC. The match went down to the very last bowl, but Garston  just ran out winners this time by one shot. 70-71
Result:
Singles: Brian Todd 17-21 M. Coles (Garston)
Pairs: Joe Moorley/Jamie Claydon 22-19 G. Williams (Garston)
Triples: Martin Roberts/Darren Hickin/Paul Andrews 18-11 J. Rumball (Garston)
Fours: Dave Davies/Paul Haskings/Steve Budge/Mike Parsons 13-20 S. Lepley (Garston)
National Two Fours – Baldock ‘B’
The Baldock B team headed to Potten End BC for the  first round of the national two fours. On a very tricky rink Baldock  just crept through with an extra end win. Final shots score 26-25
Rink 1 - Matt Hayzelden/Martin Roberts/Brian Todd/Jamie Claydon 15-14 E. Clarke (Potten End)
Rink 2 - Sam Andrews/Rob Dempster/Steve Budge/Paul Andrews 10-11 S Wilson (Potten End) (Baldock Win Extra End)
Individual County Competitions
Men’s County Singles Last 16 – Aaron Heath lost to K. Tyrrell (Bishops Stortford)
Men’s County Pairs 4th Round Sam Andrews & Martin Roberts lost to R. Knight (Royston BC)
Men’s County Pairs 4th Round Darren Hickin & Paul Andrews beat S. Kilford (Royston BC)
Men’s County Pairs 4th Round Joe Moorley/Jamie Claydon beat T. Godden (St. Ippolyts BC)
Men's County Unbadged Singles 2nd Round – Matt Hayzelden beat C. Ottaway (Letchworth BC)

Club News - 17th May 2021
The clubs game on Saturday was rained off. However better new on Sunday as Baldock hosted the Beech Hill Bowls Club from Luton. 
We had much better weather than Saturday and the Baldock team had a good win. They won on 3 of the 4 rinks with a total score of 82-59.  

Club News - 11th May 2021

BOWLS IS BACK! "See Latest BE Guidance"
Our green is open under Bowls England guidelines as part of the government’s roadmap to ease lock-down restrictions in England. Returning to sport and physical activity is vital to the physical and mental health of the nation, and we know our sport has a big role to play in providing an opportunity for outdoor activity as the lock-down restrictions ease. You can use the green for Roll-ups every day from 12.00am.

"Latest Guidance" covering situations specific to the sport of lawn bowls from Bowls England: from 17th May 2021

Club News - 10th May 2021
It is with great sadness that Dave Hoare sadly passed away on Monday 10th May.
He was a loyal and dedicated club member during his time at Harperbury, Roebuck and recently at Baldock Town.
A True character on and off the green. Who made a lot of friends during his playing career across Hertfordshire.
Our thoughts are with his Wife and family at this sad time. RIP Dave.


Club News - 4th May 2021

BOWLS IS BACK!
Our green is open under Bowls England guidelines as part of the government’s roadmap to ease lock-down restrictions in England. Returning to sport and physical activity is vital to the physical and mental health of the nation, and we know our sport has a big role to play in providing an opportunity for outdoor activity as the lock-down restrictions ease. You can use the green for Roll-ups every day from 12.00am.

The Rink Booking Diary has been updated! for "Reference Only" you can download a copy. Press Here

He is guidance covering situations specific to the sport of lawn bowls from Bowls England:

To view all the latest COVID Bowls England News and Guidance, go to: https://www.bowlsengland.com/coronavirus-guidance/


Press Officer: Brian Todd

Club News - 12th April 2021

GET YOURSELVES READY - BOWLS IS BACK!
Our green opened on the afternoon of Monday 12th April under Bowls England (Step 1 & 2) guidelines as part of the government’s roadmap to ease lock-down restrictions in England. The return of sport and physical activity is vital to the physical and mental health of the nation, and we know our sport has a big role to play in providing an opportunity for outdoor activity as the lock-down restrictions ease.
He is guidance covering situations specific to the sport of lawn bowls from Bowls England:
Click here to view or down load the latest ‘Return to Play’ guidance

To view all the latest COVID Bowls England News and Guidance, go to: https://www.bowlsengland.com/coronavirus-guidance/

Club News - 5th March 2021
Just added all of the 2021 friendly weekend and mid week fixtures to the website plus the North Herts, County League and L&D matches. We are still awaiting Bowls England's guidance on the playing rules for coming summer bowls season. However we are very hopeful of playing a full competitive bowls season.

To view all the latest COVID Bowls England News and Guidance, go to: https://www.bowlsengland.com/2021-season-planning-update/

Club News - 1st February 2021
The Clubs January Annual General Meeting has been postponed due to the current Government regulations, the AGM will be held at the earliest possible opportunity. All members will be given 21 days written notice at home or by e-mail. Members must advise the Secretary in writing of any business to be moved at the AGM at least 14 days before the Meeting.

Club News - 1st January 2021
Welcome to 2021 be Safe & Well this year


Posted by Committiee Member & Webmaster ~ Mike Parsons
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