The 2019 AGM was held on 7 December. A brief report of the matters decided follows:-
Peter Fisher (Argyll) succeeds Norman Weller as President. Steve Hack (Knyveton Gardens) was appointed Senior-Vice President. There is a vacancy for Junior Vice-President.
Former President, Mike Sykes (Knyveton Gardens), becomes Match Secretary after acting in that role for much of the previous season. Other officers remain unchanged. Two new committee members, Peter Blinkhorn and John Watts (both Pelhams) were appointed. There remains a vacancy for one committee position.
Blandford Bowling Club were accepted as a member club of the Association.
The General Secretary, Peter Kaye, gave details of the new badge scheme for matches and explained the concept of appointing B&DBA ambassadors within clubs. The various new badges were displayed.
A rule change applicable to Saturday Triples League matches where one team was able to field one team was adopted. The effect will be that the defaulting team can get no more than two points from the match. Rule 6f has been updated on the relevant page on this website.