Today, the ESMBA has published the attached statement on their website. This is in line with the current GOV plans for the removal of lockdown restrictions.

ESMBA Mar 2021 Route map

Hopefully, assuming the data which the government uses as the basis for its decisions remains favorable, a return to “normal” can be looked forward to from mid-summer onwards. As usual, we must wait and see what will actually happen in practice as each new date is approached.

In the meantime continue to follow all current restrictions and protect yourselves and each other.

Clubs should continue to address any “Safe Bowls” queries to our Safeguarding Officer (Jill Newsome).