Taunton and District Short Mat Bowls League

Taunton & District League has been running for over 20 years, it is made up of 2 divisions, and the clubs play 2 Pairs and 2 Triples, Home and Away, over 10 ends. The League runs an annual End of Season Pairs Competition for its member clubs, and also a successful Charity Triples, which for many years has been in aid of the Childrens Hospice South West.

Current Officers:

Chairman: Eileen Zoers
Secretary: Keith Hawkins
Treasurer: James Scoins
Scores: David Martin
Members: Geoff Nixon and John Thompson

Kingscliffe, and Middlezoy have dominated Division 1 in recent years, with Comeytrowe and Westonzoyland, enjoying success in the past.

Taunton League, also runs a successful Charity Open Triples Competition in December, as well as its own Pairs Competition in the spring, concluding the Season.

Current Holders are Kingscliffe, with a record 8 titles, other teams to have won the league are Westonzoyland 7 times, Comeytrowe 6, Middlezoy 3, and Brusford 2

Kingscliffe and Middlezoy are the only teams to have won Division 1, and still have a current league team.

Taunton & District - Division 1

TeamPlayedShot DiffPoints
Kingscliffe Oaks1031191
Middlezoy10654
Compton Dundon104547
Bradford on Tone10-9142
Combwich10-12136
Kingsmead10-15030

Taunton & District - Division 2

TeamPlayedShot DiffPoints
Langport & Huish12566
Neroche121764
Ashcott12060
Creech St Michael12159
Trull12-4457
Kingscliffe Acorns12-1457
Burrowbridge123557

League Winners

YearDivision 1 Division 2
1990/91Westonzoyland
1991/92Westonzoyland
1992/93WestonzoylandTaunton Vivary
1993/94Comeytrowe KnightsCombwich
1994/95WestonzoylandBrushford
1995/96WestonzoylandLong Sutton
1996/97WestonzoylandBradford on Tone
1997/98KingscliffeOake Tree
1998/99KingscliffeHambridge
1999/2000WestonzoylandLong Sutton
2000/01KingscliffeBrushford
2001/02BrushfordMiddlezoy
2002/03BrushfordBurrowbridge
2003/04Comeytrowe KnightsVivary
2004/05Comeytrowe KnightsChard
2005/06KingscliffeTaunton
2006/07ComeytroweOthery
2007/08KingscliffeStoke Sub Hamdon
2008/09MiddlezoyOake Tree
2009/10MiddlezoyCompton Dundon
2010/11ComeytroweCombwich
2011/12ComeytroweBrushford
2012/13MiddlezoyNeroche
2013/14Kingscliffe OaksTrull
2014/15Kingscliffe OaksCompton Dundon
2015/16Kingscliffe OaksKingsmead
2016/17Kingscliffe OaksLangport and Huish