GREAT HEATH v. RUGBY TOWN

... City Reserves, and young Len Bowkett, the Coventry Rugby player, who gained such high commendation all last season. The full team is as follows: A.. Webb; J. Cooke and J. Garner; P. Stoker, R. Dalton, A. Burdett; Len Bowkett, P. Bowkett, M. Richardson ...

Published: Friday 29 August 1924
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 178 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

FUNERAL OF MR. W. J. V. BULLOCK

... Albert (cousins), Cinderford, Mr. E. Bullock, Mr. and Mrs. W. Bullock, Mr. J. Sterry, Gloucester, Mr. W. Bowkett, Mr. Len Bowkett (cousins), Mrs. C. Bowkett (aunt), Mrs. C. Sterry (cousin), Mrs. Lloyd and Mrs Board (cousins), Ross on-Wye, Mrs. Jones ...

Published: Friday 17 May 1935
Newspaper: Gloucester Citizen
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 718 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

DAVIES GETS THE CHEERS

... sound—Pollitt was just as good for the —but the crowd of 4,000 were delighted with the way kicked goals. Ben Gronow and Len Bowkett set the Fartown standard high, but Davies m0 j to of the five landed Saturday were really, splendid eiiortg. The receipts ...

Published: Monday 23 January 1939
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 81 | Page: 11 | Tags: none

EX-CITY RUGBY

... EX-CITY RUGBY PLAYER DIES' A FORMER Coventry rugby player, Mr Len Bowkett. has, died in Huddersfield, at t•---1 age of 69. Mr Bowkett. who attended Broad Street School, played regularly for Cm entry from the age of 17, before turning professional. During ...

Published: Friday 06 February 1976
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 95 | Page: 21 | Tags: none

The PUNCH that ended

... knock-out blow from the very first punch and almost himself won by a knock out is retold for Sports Post readers to-night. LEN BOWKETT who kicked the six most wonderful R.L-goals” at Wembley in 1933 gives his goal-kicking secrets in an intervi e w with HARRY ...

Published: Saturday 12 December 1936
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 110 | Page: 11 | Tags: none

WEMBLEY STORIES

... misses a goal kick he won't glare at the corners of the stand where the mysterious currents are said to come from. Ask Len Bowkett about those air currents. There was no need to do that. Bowkett, as all Rugby League people know, kicked the goals that ...

Published: Wednesday 01 May 1935
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 129 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

BOWKETT ON TRANSFER LIST

... BOWKETT ON TRANSFER LIST. Led Huddersfield to Wembley Triumph. Len Bowkett, the Huddersfield Rugby League full back and former captain, has been placed on the transfer list at a fee of £BO. Bowkett, who is 29 years old, went to Fartown from Coventry—he ...

Published: Saturday 15 February 1936
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 203 | Page: 11 | Tags: none

BIGGEST SHOCK

... except that the great Billy Dingsdale was disallowed a try because of obstruction. Even so. the Huddersfield goalkicker Len Bowkett was in 'tremendous form. Six kicks. six wonder goals, and be had the confidence to wave to the crowd in true Cu Clay style ...

Published: Saturday 02 May 1964
Newspaper: Liverpool Echo
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 241 | Page: 27 | Tags: none

** * *

... when playing for another club. happens to be a threequarter Looking back, over the last thirty years I should say that Len Bowkett would have been Coventry's most likely threequarter to have been capped. had he not turned professional ao very early ...

Published: Saturday 04 February 1950
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 311 | Page: 16 | Tags: none

INVINCIBLES AT FARTOWN

... is certain to field its regular full back. Scourfield hurt his ankle York. If he is not fit Huddersfield will call upon Len Bowkett, who last week played at off-half. Royston is booked for the latter position to-day. It is a Swinton hope that Scott, who ...

Published: Saturday 20 October 1934
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 291 | Page: 9 | Tags: none

RUGBY LEAGUE

... outside the field of play and were presented to the Prince of Wales by the respective captains. Shankland and Bowkett. Len Bowkett, the left centre, is the Coventry player, who joined Huddersfield as a centre in 1926, but developed into a reliable full-back ...

Published: Saturday 06 May 1933
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 342 | Page: 10 | Tags: none

For Huddersfield's Visit

... Sykes and Barks; Fearnley, Fleetwood, Machin, Taylor and Hewitt. Bowkett Loaned to Batley. Huddersfield have agreed to lend Len Bowkett, their full-back, to Batley for the rest of this season. He will be the second player from Fartown who has gone there— O ...

Published: Thursday 09 April 1936
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 313 | Page: 11 | Tags: none