Welcome to Formby and District Snooker League

Welcome to the official Formby & District Snooker League website. The League hope that members will find it useful and informative.

Any comments or suggestions can be e-mailed to webmaster@formbysnooker.org.uk

Competitions Drawn

The next rounds of the Clare Cup, Mike Blundell Veterans, Crystal Fires and Tommy Tickle Under 35 competitions have been drawn.

Graham Breaks Target

Graham Clark set the new break target with a scintillating display of snooker recording efforst of 58 and 38 against Mark Rimmer. Luke Palethorpe also performed well with an effort of 44 helping him to inflict a rare defeat on Ian Lindsay. These two victories helped Formby B consolidate their lead at the top with a 5-1 win, Harry Boydell avoided the whitewash for opponents Aughton Institute B. There was drama at Aughton A who drew with Formby Club A after losing two cloise frames with Luke Marshall fluking a respotted black to beat Andy Jones and Andy Kenyon potting an amazing pink followed by a black along the baulk cushion to pip Rob Radford. The Our Ladys derby finished 4-2 to the A team, Mike Hoghton 27 and Ian Dickinson 23 amongst the breaks in a keenly contested maych.

News from the AGM

  • The opening league matches will take place on Wednesday 12th September and a minutes silence will be observed before these matches to remember Paul Formby who sadly passed away recently.
  • Nine teams have been accepted into the League for the coming season, Aughton Institute A & B, Flanagans, Formby Club A & B, Northern Club A & B and Our Ladys A & B
  • The Harold Mills Trophy will revert to the bottom 6 clubs at the halfway stage.
  • The Mac & Jack Team Pairs Handicap Trophy has been reinstated and will be decided by the aggregate score using individual handicaps.
  • The Joe Rigby Handicap League will consist of two groups with the top two in each group qiualifying for the semi-finals.
  • League fees will be £10 per player without competitions or £12 per player for one or more competitions, there will be no team registration fees.

Formby Timber Champions Trophy Winners 2017/18 Formby Club B

Upcoming Fixtures

Wednesday 20th February


Aughton Institute AvFlanagans
Northern Club BvAughton Institute B
Our Ladys AvNorthern Club A

Latest Results

Wednesday 13th February


Aughton Institute B3-3Our Ladys A

Joe Rigby Handicap League

Northern Club A3-3Northern Club B

Allan Parker Knockout Cup

Flanagans4-2Our Ladys B

League Table

Team P Pts
Formby Club B 11 55
Aughton Institute A 11 46
Northern Club A 11 46
Aughton Institute B 10 30
Our Ladys A 11 30
Formby Club A 11 29
Our Ladys B 11 21
Flanagans 9 17
Northern Club 9 8
Full league table 

Highest Breaks

16th Jan Graham Clark58
16th Jan Luke Palethorpe44
10th Oct Karl Weeks44
26th Sep Mark Evans43
9th Jan Ian Lindsay43
12th Dec Rob Wilson43
21st Nov Rob Wilson43
7th Nov Luke Palethorpe39
24th Oct Graham Clark38
16th Jan Graham Clark38
26th Sep Nigel Barber36