Diary Dates

Please see below the Competition Dates for 2022 so far finalised by organiser Phil King.

All entry deadlines will be 2 weeks before each competition or its starting date.

To mark its 90th anniversary, the League hopes to use the greens of founder members clubs like Trench, Horsehay and St Georges

Saturday 30th April – Dixon Driscoll Doubles

Saturday 14th May – Over-60 Merit (hopefully at Trench)

Wednesday 15th June – Senior Merit qualifiers

Saturday 30th July – Senior Merit finals day (with new £125 sponsorship from Shropshire Vertidrain & Turf Services to add)

Saturday 3rd September – Ashton Cup & Shield finals

Saturday 10th September – Harris Cup final

The League plans to stage its Under-25 Merit at Horsehay on a date yet to be announced – and dates are still being worked on for the Junior Merits and Junior Doubles.

New eligibility rules for the Senior Merit and changing the Harris Cup to a five home-five away team knockout will be up for approval at a League executive meeting on Tuesday 5th April

Team knockout dates in  the calendar are:

Weds 4th May: Ashton Cup prelims, if needed

Weds 25th May – Harris Cup & Ashton Cup

Weds 6th July – Harris Cup and Ashton Cup & Shield

Weds 27th July- Harris Cup and Ashton Cup & Shield

Weds 24th August (or possibly the 10th) – Harris Cup semi-finals and Ashton Cup & Shield semis