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The passing of Highland Bill Campbell
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062019
June 17, 2019

It is with deep regret and great sadness that I inform members that our friend and fellow archer Highland Bill Campbell passed away at 1:20 am on Friday 14th of June. As members and the archery fraternity will know Bill had been unwell for some time. Bill was much respected in both Longbow and field...

03
062019
June 3, 2019

Entries are now closed for this and we have 40 for the target on Saturday and 38 for the clout on Sunday. The Marquee will be erected on Wednesday evening 5/6/19 BEFORE practice. The dinner in the County Hotel is 7:00 for 7:30 on the Saturday evening. Sunday clout is 9:30 muster for 10:00 PROMPT...

Field Fees reminder
07
052019
May 7, 2019

Members are reminded that the £2 shooting fee and any equipment hire MUST be paid on the day of shooting. Names MUST be entered in the shooting book for insurance purposes. The tin will be checked and balanced regularly and a minimum float left. THESE FEES KEEP YOUR ANNUAL SUBSCRIPTIONS DOWN AND ARE IMPORTANT TO...

Highland Windsor date confirmation
07
052019
May 7, 2019

The BLBS events guide showed the Highland Windsor as clashing with the Andrew McKay on the 13th of July. Barbara Campbell of Highland longbows has confirmed that the date is in fact JULY 20th as per the shoot schedule issued and our events date on here

Scottish target date conflict
09
032019
March 9, 2019

There is a conflict in the BLBS events guide. in the introduction pages it shows we are hosting the Scottish Target on Sat April 7th and on the Entry form and details page it is the 13th April 13th OF APRIL IS CORRECT

Celtic Nations Ailsa Trophy Presentation Dinner

The presentation dinner will be held in the County Hotel Selkirk Sat 8th June. The menu and selection form are available on the Download page as PDF’s. Members are reminded that all entries, booking of Catering and payments MUST be lodged with Edward O’Neil in PLENTY of time you can not just turn up on...

EFA to host 2019 Celtic Nations weekend
03
122018
January 29, 2019

EFA have been asked to host the Celtic nations weekend 2019 as the Ayr archery field is not available til mid July and the Irish archers would prefer the event to be on the 8th & 9th of June. The organiser for all correspondence is Ned O’Neil of Kilwinning Archers & Green Hollow who will...

Club Presentation of awards is a great evening.

The presentation of awards in the County Hotel was enjoyed by all who attended. Chair Jakie Hale sent her apologies that due to a family funeral in Cornwall she was unable to attend but sent her congratulations to all award winners and hoped everyone had a good evening . Vice chair Doug Anderson stood in...

The revised schedule for 2019 has been added

2019 schedule has been added as far as we know dates are correct but amendments may be made up and til the events guide is published. Downloadable PDF file of shoot schedule is on the download page Note the details for the Celtic nations