Stafford Ladies Bowls League 2023

Chairwoman Competition Secretary Treasurer Secretary
Daphne Simkiss Edna Thornley Helen Skidmore Helen Sammons



Welcome to the 2023 Stafford Ladies Bowls Website

Contact details for this league - Helen Skidmore - - 07864 370477

Refreshments are at the discretion of the individual clubs.

Please note that the second half of the season doesn't follow the same order as the first half.

Best wishes for the season.



Important Dates:


Latest information:


Tue 26th Sep

Pat Hughes singles, Well done to Helen Skidmore for winning what was a close final Pauline Bird dug deep with a end result 21- 17, also thanks Maggie and Wendy the other 2 semi finalist, some very good bowling. Many thanks to Stafford for hosting the event, getting green tip top and lovely refreshments and thanks to makers, measures and supporters. It was very nice to see Pat Hughes Daughter Ann attend and present the cups, an Idea from Maggie when the chatted at a whist Drive on Saturday, thank you Maggi very thoughtful.

Sun 3rd Sep

Joan Ralph Doubles Competition

Congratulations to Jo Jenks and Helen Skidmore on winning the Joan Ralph Trophy.  Although not a huge turnout there was some excellent bowling and commiserations go to Daphne Simkiss and Chris Taylor the runners up.

The Leagues thanks go to Penkridge BC for hosting the day.


Sun 6th Aug

Iris Walker Doubles Competition

Congratulations to Peggy and David Haidarovic on winning the Iris Walker doubles competition at Alstom today.  Commiserations to Val Pegram and Dave Sproston the runners up in a very good final.

The League's thanks go to Alstom for hosting the competition.


Fri 28th Jul

Iris Walker Competition Details - Date Sunday 6th August, Venue Alstom

Please arrive with your partner for the following times.

10am - Sue Marsden, Annis Moore, Cathy French, Jenny Bloor, Jan Ivens, Chris Andrea, Helen Thompson, Lynn Outhwaite, Jo Jenks, Theresa Talbot, Amanda Attwood, Hollie Pearce, Helusia Hancock and Lynn Lyne

11.15am - Mary Holland, Helen Skidmore, Mary Logan, Linda Arrowsmith, Jane Bisker, Pauline Dunn, Helen Punchard, Peggy Haidarovic, Chris Taylor, Shirley Fenton, Deborah Henry, Ann Griffiths, Val Wood and Val Pegram

Entry is £2 per person, and as last year we will be doing a football card which will cover tea costs and will give us money to give to Alstom as a thank you.

The full draw is on the website under the 2023 competitions tab.

Any issues please let either Helen Sammons or Helen Skidmore know asap.



Sun 23rd Jul

Triples Competition

Congratulations to Chris Andrea, Jo Jenks, and Hollie Pearce on winning the Triples competition today beating Theresa Talbot, Val Pegram and Helen Punchard in the final.

Thanks to Victoria Park for hosting the competition and to the measurers, card markers and spectators.


Tue 4th Jul

Can we now look to getting entries in for Iris Walker mixed Doubles on 5th August. Also if there are any ladies that would like a go in the Triples then please let me know, don't worry if you are single we will make trios up.

Tue 4th Jul

Rita Knight Drawn Doubles

Well done to Jo Jenks and Janet Carnell on winning this competition, a well fought out final, well done to the runners up Daphne Simkiss and Sandra White. Many thanks to all those who took part, marked, measured and all thel supporters, on an evening that had very British Weather, thanks to Burton Manor, Stafford Bowling Club and The Amasal for hosting this event.






Mon 20th Feb

Other League Dates

Triples Competition - TBC

Rita Knight Drawn Doubles - Mondays 26th June & 3rd July

Iris Walker Mixed Doubles - Sunday 6th August

Joan Ralph Doubles - Sunday 3rd September

Pat Hughes Singles - Mondays 18th & 25th September

2024 AGM - Friday 9th February 2024