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  1. thanks once again to john,peter and to billy for marking .another well organised season and cup competition, well done and thanks again

    (Posted on 2019-06-15 12:28:00 by the beechwood team)
  2. here s a jolly wheeze for you wait till you are drawn at home in the 7 man,then when your opponents turn up,who might include someone that has had to swap shifts to make it,don t turn up yourselves .i mean how funny is much as i would love to take credit for this hilarious jape i have to take my hat off to the team at the p&e well done lads

    (Posted on 2018-12-06 14:36:00 by john williams)
  3. The Thomas Sheraton in Stockton now has a dart board and is looking to form a team.

    (Posted on 2017-08-26 17:10:00 by Mike)
  4. Sad to hear news on Maurice, A true gentleman and a big loss to maltby league,best wishes in this sad time to his family and friends from all at yellow rose 'a' team

    (Posted on 2017-01-02 18:50:00 by dave glazebrook)
  5. Thank you for your kind words.
    We are all a team, and if it weren't for the support of EVERY player in the League then of course it wouldn't exist.
    I am very proud of the fact that the League has being going for 40 years now (check out the History page), with me being Secretary for 33 of them
    Peter and I (and many others) have been playing in this League for most of that time, and each season is different.
    Many thanks for all of your support, and here's to another successful season, starting with the AGM in July.

    (Posted on 2016-05-19 11:15:00 by John Tinkler (Secretary))
  6. i hope i can speak for all the players in the league and say a big thank you to john,peter and team for another well organised season and finals night.without all your hard work they re would nt be a league and i hope everyone appreciates this also thanks to billy pugh and helpers for marking.
    hope to see everyone again season

    (Posted on 2016-05-18 19:41:00 by The very lucky beechwood team)
  7. Yeh, our Vice Captain, he's getting sacked lol. Cheers John.

    (Posted on 2016-03-18 17:28:00 by Glyn Robertson Jnr)
  8. Thanks Glyn, but unfortunately the person who text the result last night didn't include it.
    It is on the League Table now though, after Dave sent me a text this morning.

    (Posted on 2016-03-18 14:18:00 by John Tinkler)
  9. I hit a 180 in my match last night John. Just saying lol

    (Posted on 2016-03-18 11:13:00 by Glyn Robertson Jnr)
  10. Thank you for your comments Glyn. During my 33 years as Secretary of this League, I am pleased to say that situations like those of the last 10 days are very are sadly correct, these sort of "friendly" decisons will now have to stop. As all competitions are now past the first stage, I would not allow any further changes anyway, and so for this season at least, there should not be any repeat of the situation you described. I had already made the decision to add this topic to the agenda for the 2016-17 season AGM, so as to have a firm agreement from all teams going forward. Thank you to everyone who supports this League, as it would not exist without you all...cheers!

    (Posted on 2016-02-27 12:26:00 by John Tinkler (League Secretary))
  11. I think it's about time a firm rule was sorted so that once any entry into any competition is submitted then it should not be changed under any circumstances. It may be a "friendly" league but when changes happen last minute, you have to be there on the day to see that the arguments and animosity that comes from any of these last minute changes. People are falling out with each other so this goes against the "friendly" philosophy. On the plus side it's great to see the league is stronger than when I last played. Credit to John for keeping things going and doing a good job. On a lst note though I have but one thing to say.......Up the Yella!!! :)

    (Posted on 2016-02-26 20:35:00 by Glyn Robertson Jnr)
  12. Very proffesional website enjoyed looking through the information provided.

    Keep it up

    (Posted on 2016-01-04 18:48:00 by john peoples)
  13. Over the weekend I have had several conversations regarding the “County Player” rule number 27, which reads as follows…
    A team can only register a new County player if they already have less than two existing County players.
    Once they have two or more County players, no more County players can be registered.
    If any player or players in that team get selected to play for a County, then all those County players may continue to play for that team for as long as they wish. The term “County” means having played for any County during the past two years from the start of the current season.
    The first sentence is key, and very clear in my opinion…
    If you are thinking about signing a new player who happens to be a County player, you must count ALL of your existing County players.
    If you have less than two, then go ahead and sign the new player.
    If you have only one, then you can sign one new County player.
    If you have none, then you can sign two new ones.
    I don’t believe there is any ambiguity in the above.
    If you have read something else into the rule, please do not call me, the above is how the rule should be interpreted, and how it always has been.
    This rule can only be changed at the next AGM.
    The third sentence was introduced so that a team does not get penalised if their existing team members get selected for the County whilst playing in that same team. It would be very unfair to ask players to leave a team should they be deemed good enough to play for their County.
    However, these County players are included when counting up the number of County players when you consider signing any new County players.
    I hope that helps clarify the rule.

    (Posted on 2015-09-07 12:43:00 by John Tinkler (League Secretary))
  14. Congratulations on the informative and great looking site. Keep on the great work!

    (Posted on 2015-07-12 17:57:00 by Best Action Camera)
  15. just started our Third Season in this league (Ironopolis) and we have been made very welcome by all the teams.. Great bunch of lads and its a pleasure not only from em but also from the rest of the Nops team to be in this league...

    (Posted on 2014-09-06 15:19:00 by Craig Close)
  16. Good luck to all teams taking part this season, lets make it another great season and get ready for Pie and Peas in May ;-P

    (Posted on 2014-08-28 13:32:00 by LukeJohnFrost)
  17. Congratulations on the informative and great looking site. Keep on the great work!

    (Posted on 2014-05-21 11:50:00 by PDC)
  18. we would like to say a big thank you to peter,john and everybody for all their hardwork and effort in organising the league and the finals night it is greatly appreciated.and congratulations to all the winners and to those who came runners up

    (Posted on 2014-05-10 12:10:00 by beechwood and easterside darts team)
  19. massive good luck to all involved in finals night tonight. All the best

    (Posted on 2014-05-09 16:17:00 by mozza)
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  21. On February 28th 2014 The Legion brings to you its next instalment of its ever popular Darts tournaments.

    This time with a £150 added (Based on 32 entries)

    Hi all,

    The Legion darts team cordially invites you to it’s 2014 Darts Open on Friday February 28th 2014!!!

    Played over 4 boards in the newly refurbished Legion bar, the event is open to 32 players and is a mixed tournament open to both men and women. There will be a £150 prize pot added (based on 32 entries) and entry is £3 all of which will be added to the prize funds!!!

    Format would be best of 3 in the run up to the final and best of 5 in the final.

    Let us know your interest via this email address ( or the facebook event page and we would love to see this being a successful event.

    Alternatively you can contact John Stoves, Legion Darts captain on 07557 149385

    The Legion, Park Road North, Middlesbrough TS1 3LF

    Registration 6:30pm - 7:30pm

    Tournament Starts 8:00pm


    The Legion

    (Posted on 2014-01-30 15:27:00 by Michael Hill)
  22. Hi all,

    The Legion darts team cordially invites you to it’s Christmas Darts Competition on Friday December 13th 2013!!!

    Played over 4 boards in the newly refurbished Legion bar, the event is open to 32 players and is a mixed tournament open to both men and women. There will be a £100 prize pot added (based on 32 entries) and entry is £3 all of which will be added to the prize funds!!!

    Format would be best of 3 in the run up to the final and best of 5 in the final.

    Let us know your interest via this email address ( or the facebook event page and we would love to see this being a successful event.

    Alternatively you can contact John Stoves, Legion Darts captain on 07557 149385

    The Legion, Park Road North, Middlesbrough TS1 3LF

    Registration 6:30pm - 7:30pm

    Tournament Starts 8:00pm

    (Posted on 2013-11-20 12:29:00 by Michael Hill)
  23. Tickets for the Terry "The Bull" Jenkins exhibition arrive this week!!! Will let you know as soon as they get here.

    FRIDAY 28 MARCH 2014

    Message John TheNugget Stoves & Maria Worton our darts teams captains if you need any or ring 07828 039434 / 07718 219543 or the link below for online tickets (standard entry):

    Standard tickets £5 / VIP Tickets £10 (VIP includes FREE drink, 6pm entry, meet and greet and the opportunity to play Terry)

    (Posted on 2013-11-06 20:39:00 by Michael Hill)

    THIS FRIDAY 25th OCTOBER @ The Legion in Middlesbrough



    Brought to you by AK-47 Darts Promotions

    (Posted on 2013-10-22 15:54:00 by Michael Hill)
  25. Hi all,

    The Legion darts team cordially invites you and your team members to their very first Darts open on Friday October 18th 2013!!!

    Played over 4 boards in the newly refurbished Legion bar, the event is open to 32 players and is a mixed tournament open to both men and women. There will be a £100 prize pot added (based on 32 entries) and entry is £3 all of which will be added to the prize funds!!!

    Format would be best of 3 in the run up to the final and best of 5 in the final.

    Let us know your interest via this email address or the facebook event page and we would love to see this being a successful event.

    Alternatively you can contact John Stoves, Legion Darts captain on 07557 149385

    The Legion, Park Road North, Middlesbrough TS1 3LF

    Registration 6:30pm - 7:30pm

    Tournament Starts 8:00pm


    The Legion

    (Posted on 2013-09-14 15:01:00 by Michael Hill)
  26. hi john im having trouble trying to open the latest table even on my mobile can you email them to me cheers, richie

    (Posted on 2013-09-09 09:36:00 by richie)
  27. All links work and open up PDF documents. Do you have PDF reader loaded on your machine? Do other links work and it is just the Fixtures that doesn't? Is anybody else having problems with the Fixtures as nobody else has mentioned any similar problem? If you e-mail me I can send you the fixtures as an attachment.
    Cheers, John

    (Posted on 2013-08-24 08:50:00 by John Tinkler)
  28. The "Fixtures" link isnt available when you click on it, its not doing anything...

    (Posted on 2013-08-23 21:13:00 by Dazz)
  29. looking for a team to join due to the blue bell withdrawing from the league so if any teams need any players could you please email me at thanks

    (Posted on 2013-08-22 15:06:00 by Sean Jowers)
  30. Unfortunately we are now down to 18 teams, which means that the fixtures will be completely re-written to remove the need for Byes. Keep an eye on the Home Page for further details

    (Posted on 2013-08-20 16:26:00 by John Tinkler)
  31. 20 teams this season, the most ever in the League's 37 year history. One division too, I am looking forward to the season very much. It still surprises me every year the amount of interest the Maltby Darts League receives....thank you to everyone for supporting the League over the years. Good luck this season!!!

    (Posted on 2013-08-16 12:31:00 by John Tinkler)
  32. The Annual General Meeting for the 2013-14 season will be held on Tuesday 13th August at 8pm in the downstairs bar of Marton Cricket Club. Last season we had a League of 17 teams, and at the time of writing this note, I have the following team information....The Royal George are dropping out, with some (or all) of their team transferring to Thornaby Social Club (near the Jolly Farmers). Paul Robson (ex Yellow Rose) is trying to get a team together from the Blue Bell (Acklam Road), please contact me if you are interested in playing for the Blue Bell. I have also had requests to join the League from Inn Off The Park (Linthorpe Road) and The Legion (Park Road North). Obviously all new team applications will need to be discussed at the AGM, and the final decision is made by all current team representatives. Please submit any proposed rule changes to me before the AGM. Look forward to seeing you on the 13th August.
    Thanks, John.

    (Posted on 2013-07-02 07:22:00 by John Tinkler (League Secretary))
  33. Thornaby Sports 4-3 Stainton - Great night of darts and the Stainton showed real bottle and spirit. Bri Henderson hits a 180 and still gets beat by Tom Hodgeson. Fantastic night.

    (Posted on 2013-04-12 16:41:00 by Luke John Frost)
  34. It's on the Calendar page now Luke.

    (Posted on 2013-01-19 15:55:00 by John Tinkler)
  35. When will the draw be made for the Pairs John ??

    (Posted on 2013-01-18 21:27:00 by Luke)
  36. Good Luck to everyone tonight and hope you all have a great christmas and a happy new year - I'll drink to that - As if I need an excuse :-)

    (Posted on 2012-12-20 14:35:00 by Luke Frost)
  37. Hi John, Just heard that Rileys in Stockton has closed - We are suppose to play there this Thursday - Our club is spare if Rileys wants to use ours !!

    (Posted on 2012-11-20 12:44:00 by Luke Frost)
  38. Hi Dave,
    Lovely to hear from you. I remember you very well, and remember that you could throw quite a straight arrow.
    Would be great to see you again, get yourself out on a Thurssday night, some of the old faces are still around (mine included).
    All the best,

    (Posted on 2012-10-05 07:08:00 by John Tinkler)
  39. Hi John,
    Its a few years since I have played darts, or been involved, but I did run the Pied Piper Darts team for over 20 years and a lot off them spent in the Maltby League during which time we had soom great nights. At 67 I may come back and spend a thursday night with the lads Billy Pugh mentioned the web site which I have looked at, very good, impressed. Keep up the good work John, with out people like yourself darts wouldn't exist, may catch up with you sooner rather than later. Sad to Hear the death of the Pathfinders Captain a true gent.
    Best Regards
    Dave Hutchinson.

    (Posted on 2012-10-04 17:25:00 by Dave Hutchinson)
  40. Thornaby Sports 100% continues - Latest result Grenadier 3-4 Thornaby Sports - Looking to be a close season already !!

    (Posted on 2012-09-28 01:14:00 by Frostie)
  41. john i have been asked to tell u the result from the yellow rose match was 7-0 to the yellow rose

    (Posted on 2012-09-14 17:30:00 by david manson)
  42. Many thanks John, it's defintely a team effort.
    Hope to see you next season
    All the best, John

    (Posted on 2012-06-14 16:24:00 by John Tinkler)
  43. I would just like to say a big thank you to all the people involved in organising the league and especially the presentation night ,well done all of you

    (Posted on 2012-05-19 20:19:00 by john williams)
  44. We have 3 spare tickets for the Premier League of Darts at Metro FM Arena in Newcastle tonight. If anyone is interested please call Dave on 07411447527. All offers welcome. If you want to come up with us we have a minibus leaving the Teal Arms at about 4pm or if you would rather we can meet at venue to give tickets.

    (Posted on 2012-05-10 12:11:00 by Andy Daly)
  45. Looking forward to it !! Thornaby B going to stronger next season.

    (Posted on 2012-05-02 22:44:00 by Frostie180)
  46. Thanks Luke, it's been an interesting one with the 2 divisions. Some have liked it (no Wednesday matches), some have not, going to be an interesting AGM I think!!

    (Posted on 2012-04-28 07:47:00 by John Tinkler)
  47. Cheers for yet another season John, looking forward to finals night and better still looking forward to the next campaign !!!

    (Posted on 2012-04-28 03:27:00 by Frostie180)
  48. Nobody is writing in here anymore.
    Any improvement suggestions anyone?
    Thanks, John

    (Posted on 2012-04-27 11:59:00 by John Tinkler)
  49. Hope you all had a brilliant Christmas with family and friends and All the best for 2012 from me and the Thornaby Sports B team !!

    (Posted on 2011-12-29 19:11:00 by Luke John Frost)
  50. our deepest condolences to jimmys family and all his team mates at the parkway with your sad loss, will always be remembered for his smile and dancing. RIP JIMMY

    (Posted on 2011-11-09 12:31:00 by thornaby sports and lesuire)
  51. Well won 6-1 got to say thou our B team where close to taking more.

    (Posted on 2011-09-22 22:49:00 by Luke John Frost)
  52. I had a call from Billy Pugh (Apple Tree "A") last night saying that he is struggling to get players this season, and is serioulsy considering withdrawing from the League. This would be a real shame as the Apple Tree has had two teams in the League for many years. If you, or you know of anyone that would like to play for the Apple Tree "A" then get in touch with me (use the Contacts page), and I can let Billy know. Even if you have registered for a team but haven't played yet this season you can still join the Apple Tree.
    Thanks, John Tinkler

    (Posted on 2011-09-20 06:31:00 by John Tinkler)
  53. well we won our 1st game of the season hopefully plenty more to com

    lee the royal george

    (Posted on 2011-09-10 16:12:00 by lee)
  54. well john its going to be interesting ;)

    (Posted on 2011-08-21 01:33:00 by thornaby sports)
  55. It was agreed to allow me to make the draw at the Stainton this Thursday. The first team drawn out will be in Division 1, the second will be in Division 2, the third in Division 1, the fourth in Division 2, and so on. I have worked out the fixtures, but cannot confirm anything yet as I need to know how many "A" and "B" teams are in each division (I can cope with 5 "A" and "B" teams in each division). This means that there will only be 18 weeks of fixtures, so I plan to play all cup competitions on a Thursday and mingle these up with League matches so that League matches don't finish too early in the season. So, there will be 2 or 3 weeks of League matches followed by 1 week of a particular cup match, then another 2 or 3 weeks of League, then 1 cup, and so on. When the fixture list is issued, it will be a lot clearer, but it should mean no Wednesday matches (or just a very small amount). This would take us to May with Final's Night being held on Friday 18th May (to be confirmed of course). I hope that makes sense, but it will all become clear at the next meeting (or before on the Web Site if I get chance).
    Cheers, John

    (Posted on 2011-08-10 13:45:00 by John Tinkler)
  56. Hi John, How will the 2 divisions work. Sorry I couldnt be at meeting. Going to be interesting thou.

    (Posted on 2011-08-10 12:02:00 by Luke John Frost)
  57. r.i.p. spenna a good mate . stuart alex and nick highfield

    (Posted on 2011-04-26 11:27:00 by stuart highfield)
  58. we would like to pass on our deepest condolences to spennas family and all at the grenadier sadly missed but we wont forget you RIP SPENNA

    (Posted on 2011-04-15 12:47:00 by thornaby sports)
  59. thankyou all for your kind words

    (Posted on 2011-04-14 15:43:00 by roy freeman)
  60. On behalf of the Apple Tree darts team we would like to send our condolences to Spenna's family and friends. Our thoughts go out to you all.

    RIP Spenna

    (Posted on 2011-04-12 16:10:00 by Dave Burns - Apple Tree)
  61. What a great shock and loss. Spenna was as already has been said he was a cheeky chappy and will be sadiy missed.Our deepest sympathy goes out to his family.From the Endeavour dart team.R.I.P

    (Posted on 2011-04-11 19:11:00 by Jeff Ashcroft)
  62. It's a proppa devastating loss to the maltby dart league, spenna was the best lad you could ever get to know, heart goes out to his family and all the lads at The Grenadier pub

    (Posted on 2011-04-11 11:15:00 by Lee and Davey Nicholls and The Fountain Lads)
  63. Spenna what a cheecky chap that grin of your's was always there at what ever venue we all meet at it will be sadly be missed,you did'nt deserve this what a man you were,Our thoughts go out to your family.RIP mate from all the lads at the Piper.

    (Posted on 2011-04-11 09:29:00 by Dave Atkinson [AKO] Pied Piper)
  64. on behalf of the grenadier darts team i would like to thank you all for your kind words about the loss of spenna he was not only our captain he was the best of friends to us all. the team or our lives will not be the same without him rest in peace spen mate .

    (Posted on 2011-04-11 08:19:00 by rik forrest)
  65. Spena - a very good friend for over 30 years, will be very sadly missed. The Gren will never be the same without you. My deepest sympathy goes out to Shelley and the kids, & also Roy, Sheila & family. R.I.P mate. Phil & family

    (Posted on 2011-04-10 20:29:00 by Phil Coulton - Grenadier)
  66. A cheeky chappy if ever there was one and always had a grin on his face. RIP Spena.

    (Posted on 2011-04-10 20:12:00 by Glyn)
  67. Just heard the tragic news about Spenna, a big shock.
    I would like to pass on deepest condolences from myself and all the members of the Jubillee A Team to all of Spenna's family and what i'm sure are many, many friends, as well of course, to the rest of the lads from the Grenadier team.
    Spenna was a cracking lad and I'm sure i speak for all when i say he will be a big miss to the league.
    RIP Spenna

    (Posted on 2011-04-10 18:24:00 by Andy Daly)
  68. My deepest heartfelt sympathy goes to all Spennas family, I will miss your infectious humour and all your cheeky antics mate, you always stood out from the crowd and i am proud to say that i was your freind, you will be sadly missed by myself and all my family who all loved you R.I.P Spenna

    (Posted on 2011-04-10 17:16:00 by Richie Smith)
  69. It is with great sadness and shock at hearing about Spenna, a really nice guy and my thoughts are with his family, friends especially Brian and all the lads at the Gren. I feel we need all the players from the league to get together and to do something, I don't know what ideas would be welcome to remember Spenna as a player, friend and family man. All my thoughts are with your family. Rest In Peace Spenna.

    (Posted on 2011-04-10 17:08:00 by Chris Marron Yellow Rose)
  70. Im so sorry to hear about Spenna he was a good friend my deepest sympathy to all his family he will be sadly missed by all his friends in the DARTS AND ALL WHO GOT TO KNOW HIM especialy the lads from the Gren. godbless Spenna R.I.P.

    (Posted on 2011-04-10 15:55:00 by paul greenwood)
  71. Deepest sympathy to Spena's wife Shelly , children, family , and friends , especially Big Bri and all The Grenadier darts team...... our thoughts go out to you all ... Trevor and Julie Davies.

    (Posted on 2011-04-10 15:29:00 by Trevor Davies)
  72. just wanted to update my previous message after since hearing of the very sad news re 'spenna'.Deepest sympathy goes to all his family,friends and all the lads in Grenadier darts team,will be sadly missed by all in the Maltby darts league-REST IN PEACE mate from all lads in the Yellow Rose

    (Posted on 2011-04-10 14:17:00 by Dave Glazebrook)
  73. Speechless devastated,

    what can you say, Spenna was one of the 'best' and will be sadly missed by all who knew him.

    Deepest thoughts go out to his Family

    (Posted on 2011-04-10 14:02:00 by peter adams)
  74. DEVASTATED is the only comment that comes to mind. All thoughts and deepest sympathy to all family and friends for a really great friend.

    (Posted on 2011-04-10 11:07:00 by Eddy Mett)
  75. Just heard bad news re spenna our thoughts and best wishes with you and your family mate,from all lads in Yellow Rose

    (Posted on 2011-04-10 10:12:00 by Dave Glazebrook)
  76. Come on the lads from The Fountain!! Fountain RULES!!!!!!

    (Posted on 2011-04-01 18:23:00 by Phil "The Power" Taylor)
  77. Many thanks Glen.
    Would be great to see you playing in our League next season.
    All the best to you,

    (Posted on 2011-02-26 08:20:00 by John Tinkler)
  78. Great Website John

    Maltby league is in great hands by the looks of things

    Good Luck for the rest of the season to all teams


    (Posted on 2011-02-25 13:36:00 by Glen Durrant)
  79. I would just like to say that the maltby league is brilliantly run all credit going to john tinkler and commitee members a big congrats from me and presume everyone cheers keep it going

    (Posted on 2011-02-06 10:15:00 by graham badger thornaby sports)
  80. Its good to see that the Apple Tree 'B' have finally hit form with a 6 - 1 win, looks like I will be fighting for a place in the starting lineup when I get home - well done lads. Commiserations to the 'A' team going down 6 - 1 :) - Bill in the Yemen.

    (Posted on 2010-12-11 05:50:00 by Bill Smith)
  81. Look forward to the coming season, hopefully we can win it this year. :)

    (Posted on 2010-08-15 16:12:00 by Luke)
  82. Hi Luke, just got back form holiday late last night, so there has been no new postings from me for the last two weeks. The next meeting is this Tuesday, but it's still not certain how many teams are in and in some cases where the teams are plaing from. Hopefully the fixtures will be published on the Web next Wednesday if all is cleared up at the meeting. Cheers, John

    (Posted on 2010-08-13 07:02:00 by John Tinkler)
  83. Hope all teams have a great season, looking forward to this season, I hope it will be another close one.

    John - Is they any news on when the fixture list will be made public ??

    (Posted on 2010-07-30 16:15:00 by Luke Frost)
  84. Thanks Glyn, it was a great night, glad everyone enjoyed it

    (Posted on 2010-05-15 18:08:00 by John Tinkler)
  85. Excellent night. Bit rowdy at times but all in a fun way. There was great camaraderie between all teams on the night which was great. Well done to everyone especially Mr. Tinkler ;)

    (Posted on 2010-05-15 08:36:00 by Glyn Robertson Jnr)
  86. Very close end to the season. Teal Arms pushed us all the way and were in fact 9 points clear at around the halfway stage. We had a shocking first half of the season but pulled together for the second half.

    I've only played in the last two seasons but have seen a number of matches over a 10 year period, when I've been watching my mate Moody. I can say with certainty that the league is getting stronger all the time, especially over the last few years. Good stuff. There's not much between the top few teams at all really.

    (Posted on 2010-04-24 12:51:00 by Glyn Robertson Jnr)
  87. My sincere best wishes go to the family of Kevin Whittle at the sad loss, he was a real gent and a good freind and will be sadly missed RIP mate.

    (Posted on 2010-04-19 14:40:00 by Richie Smith)
  88. Thanks Glyn, nobody told me, I will update the League table right now.
    Yes...very tight at the top, next week is a crucial match for you both.

    (Posted on 2010-04-09 12:04:00 by John Tinkler)
  89. John, Glenn Moody hit a 180 in our 4's match on wednesday. It's probably not been submitted yet but thought I'd mention it anyway.

    Going to be a tight finish in the league.

    (Posted on 2010-04-09 10:28:00 by Glyn Robertson Jnr)
  90. Agreed with that comment Dave. Good luck lads.

    (Posted on 2010-03-27 13:06:00 by Glyn Robertson Jnr)
  91. good luck to the griffin a in next round of the cup,well deserved win last night

    (Posted on 2010-03-26 22:24:00 by dave glazebrook)
  92. Just a quick note for all teams who have to play in the Jubilee in the coming weeks, Leven Bank is currently closed and is likely to be so for the next 8 weeks (structural damage apparantly) so please make sure that you go another way round!

    (Posted on 2010-03-05 22:36:00 by Andy Daly)
  93. Both Linthorpe B teams got through in the fours last night. The Golden Jubilee B team are a good set of guys. Fun bunch.

    (Posted on 2010-01-28 07:09:00 by Glyn Robertson Jnr)
  94. Individuals and League Table are loaded up now

    (Posted on 2010-01-26 07:43:00 by John Tinkler)
  95. Looking Forward to seeing the new Table. And the draw for the Individuals.

    (Posted on 2010-01-25 21:52:00 by Luke)
  96. There is no falling out to be done, but the bottom line is that people have to be registered to play in the League, and that includes competitions. It is up to the individuals and team captains to ensure that the rules are adhered to. This is not a full time job for me, so I need the help of everyone to ensure that the rules are obeyed, and this is the first year in many that the League has insisted that all registration forms are submitted in full (because we don't sign result cards anymore). Another point worth making is that I offered to place lists of all registered players on ths site, but this offer was not taken up at the AGM. Rest assured that I will be placing these lists on the Web next season, so this sort of situation cannot occur again. The irony of it is that if you had not asked for Peter to play, and played your Dad instead, then it may never have been picked up, but now your Dad cannot play either, as he is not on the list that I have from Billy. I am now checking all cup entries to ensure that players are registered. I am sure there are people out there that think you should challenge this decision, but even I cannot allow un-registered players to play after the closing date of 31 October.
    Cheers, John

    (Posted on 2010-01-21 07:40:00 by John Tinkler)
  97. hiya john im sorry to cause so much trouble with this i dont want to fall out with you, im just writing to you what people are telling me to i accept were out end of! hopefully might do better in triples and individuals thanks john

    (Posted on 2010-01-21 12:00:00 by john purdy)
  98. I'd like to say thankyou to the members of the Golden Jubilee B team for agreeing to re-arrange our four man match with them. Good sportsmanship. Thanks again.

    (Posted on 2010-01-20 17:21:00 by Glyn Robertson Jnr)
  99. John, the registration sheet I have from Billy does not include your Dad's name (nor Peter's), so if you want to take it further I do not know how you will prove that your dad is registered? It's reassuring to know that "someone" in the Apple Tree seems to know more about who is registered than I do, maybe that "someone" has a different list to me and can provide me with the evidence. I said Peter could play purely on the grounds that the competition had not started, I did not think that I had to spell out the fact that he is supposed to be registered, after all, that is written into the rules. You need to discuss this with Billy. As he is your captain, then he must agree with your right to appeal. Until I hear from Billy, then the result stands. Cheers, John

    (Posted on 2010-01-20 12:53:00 by John Tinkler)
  100. ive spoke to someone in the apple tree A and they've told me that my dad is registered, and they also said about the 4 man i have case to appeal and get the match replayed and not play peter this time because when i asked you said peter was able to play, so thats why my dad let him play last week and not play himself!

    (Posted on 2010-01-19 20:53:00 by john purdy)

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