The North Yorkshire
Short Mat Bowling Association

Alan Ward

January 25, 2021

Our Chairman has informed me that Alan Ward, who was a long time member at Tollerton SMBA passed away last Friday (22 January). It is understood that he had been ill for some time. Alan was a big personality on …

All County Championships cancelled

January 7, 2021

At their recent meeting, the Management Committee have agreed that all plans to hold any competitions during the remainder of the 2020-21 season would be cancelled.

See Minutes ManCom38

Christmas message from our Chairman

December 5, 2020


Our Chairman Joseph Newsome, has sent the following message out to all club contacts:

Please may I take this opportunity on behalf of the NYSMBA and myself, to wish you, your members and their families all the very best …

County Championships update

November 12, 2020

At the recent ManCom meeting it was decided that the Triples and Mixed Fours should be cancelled and the Singles and Pairs re-scheduled into the New Year.

For full details, see the minutes for this meeting  Minutes ManCom37

John Bunting

October 31, 2020

John Bunting 1932-2000

I was very sad to learn yesterday that John died last Sunday at the Beechwood Care Home in Northallerton where had had been living for the last couple of years. He was 88 and had recently been …