Bill Hawkins Cup winners 2009
Brighton & Hove District league
Hove & Kingsway Bowling Club currently has A and B teams playing in the league and matches take place on Tuesday evenings.
They are home and away and for men only. The teams for each match are picked by the team captains and displayed on the noticeboard adjacent to the cloakroom in the clubhouse. Players are expected to sign off to confirm their availability or otherwise inform their captain if unavailable.
The pool of players is registered with the league prior to the league commencement. New players must be registered at least 24 hours before a match in which they participate.
LEAGUE FIXTURES 2013
Played at 6.oo pm on Tuesday evenings
|May 28th||Brighton A v Southwick Park A|
|Hove & Kingsway A v Preston A||10-0||10|
|Southwick A v Hollingbury A|
|June 4th||Hollingbury A v Hove & Kingway A||6-4||14|
|Preston A v Brighton A|
|SouthwickPark A v Southwick A|
|June 11th||Brighton A v Hollingbury A|
|Hove & Kingsway A v Southwick A||8-2||22|
|Preston A v Southwick Park A|
|June 18th||Hollingbury A v Preston A|
|Southwick A v Brighton A|
|Southwick Park A v Hove & Kingsway A|
|June 25th||Brighton A v Hove & Kingsway A|
|Hollingbury A v Southwick Park A|
|Preston A v Southwick A|
|July 2nd||Hollingbury A v Southwick A|
|Preston A v Hove & Kingsway A|
|Southwick Park A v Brighton A|
|July 9th||Brighton A v Preston A|
|Hove & Kingsway A v Hollingbury A|
|Southwick A v Southwick Park A|
|July 16th||Hove Tournament|
|July 23rd||Hollingbury A v Brighton A|
|Southwick A v Hove & Kingsway A|
|Southwick Park A v Preston A|
|July 30th||Brighton A v Southwick A|
|Hove & Kingsway A v Southwick Park A|
|Preston A v Hollingbury A|
|Aug 6th||Hove & Kingsway A v Brighton A|
|Southwick A v Preston A|
|Southwick Park A v Hollingbury A|
|May 28th||Portslade v Hove & Kingsway B||6-4||4|
|Southwick Park B v Hangleton|
|The Drive v Lancing B|
|June 4th||Hangleton v The Drive|
|Hove & Kingsway B v Southwick Park B||2-8||6|
|Lancing B v Portslade|
|June 11th||Hangleton v Hove & Kingsway B||10-0||6|
|Southwick Park B v Lancing B|
|The Drive v Portslade|
|June 18th||Hove & Kingsway B v The Drive|
|Lancing B v Hangleton|
|Portslade v Southwick Park B|
|June 25th||Hove & Kingsway B v Lancing B|
|Portslade v Hangleton|
|Southwick Park B v The Drive|
|July 2nd||Hangleton v Southwick Park B|
|Hove & Kingsway B v Portslade|
|Lancing B v The Drive|
|July 9th||Portslade v Lancing B|
|Southwick Park B v Hove & Kingsway B|
|The Drive v Hangleton|
|July 16th||Hove Tournament|
|July 23rd||Hove & Kingsway B v Hangleton|
|Lancing B v Southwick Park B|
|Portslade v The Drive|
|July 30th||Hangleton v Lancing B|
|Southwick Park B v Portslade|
|The Drive v Hove & Kingsway B|
|Aug 6th||Hangleton v Portslade|
|Lancing B v Hove & Kingsway B|
|The Drive v Southwick Park B|
Division 1 – Hove & Kingsway
Southwick Park ‘A’
Southwick Park ‘A’
Division 3 – Hove & Kingsway ‘B’
Bill Hawkins Cup
BILL HAWKINS CUP DRAW 2013
|Prelim Rndby 20th May||1st Roundby 17th Jun||2nd Roundby 15th July||Quarter Final by 5th Aug||Semi Finalby 28th Aug||FINAL Sun. 8th Sept.||WINNER|
|STHWICK PK A|
|HOVE & KWY A||HOVE & KWY A|
|ST ANNS WELL|
|HOVE & KWY B|
|MACKIE B||Mackie B|
|STHWICK PK B|
BILL HAWKINS CUP RULES
Every Club playing in the League will automatically have the same number of Teams entered for the Bill Hawkins cup competition as it has playing in the League, whatever Division they may be in.
Each TEAM shall be represented by
a) eight  players who may be substituted in different rounds. [Subject to Rule 2 [B] below].
b) except in the Final, one FOUR shall play at HOME and one FOUR on their opponents green. Each game shall consist of 21 ends, but an Extra end must be played on the Challengers green.
In the event of a tie the shots score on the extra end shall be taken into account.
a) Only registered players may be played (subject to registration Rule 10 [A] )
b) Having once played in a TEAM a player is not eligible to play for any other TEAM that season.
All games shall be played under BE LAWS and Brighton, Hove and District League Rules and shall be under the management of the Executive Council of the Brighton, Hove and District Bowling League.
a) The first drawn Team shall be termed ‘THE CHALLENGER’ and the second Team drawn will be termed ‘THE OPPONENTS’.
b) EITHER team may offer their opponent dates to play the match.
If a date cannot be agreed by the closing date of the tie then BOTH TEAMS will be eliminated from the competition.
The extra end will be played on the CHALLENGER’s green.
NO EXTENSION OF DATES will be allowed unless the game cannot be completed due to climatic conditions whereupon they must re-arrange the game within three  days of the date fixed.
c) The Hon. Competitions Secretary will notify all winners of their opponents for the next round.
The Final shall be played on a neutral green [to be decided by the Management Committee] on the second Sunday in September each year.
6. NOTIFICATION OF RESULTS
The winners of each round shall TELEPHONE THE RESULT WITHIN 24 HOURS of the match being played.
Both Captains shall send all signed scorecards to the Hon. Competitions Secretary within 48 hours.
The winners to receive the ‘Bill Hawkins Cup’ and the runners-up to receive the ‘Mary Craddock Cup’, to be held until 30 August of the following year.
2009 winners - Hove & Kingsway BC
2006 winners - Hove & Kingsway BC
Information about the competition
About 2013 season
Abergavenny Cup – 5th August 2012 (County)
Hove & Kingsway ‘A’ have reached the final of the Abergavenny Cup after a close-fought battle with Preston ‘A‘ BC.
Congratulations to all involved.
The final will take place on Sunday August 5th.
Further details to follow.