The Co-operative Funeralcare renew sponsorship deal with WBT

4 November, 2015

The World Bowls ToDSC_0481ur are pleased to announce that the Co-operative Funeralcare have agreed to continue their relationship with the sport of bowls and WBT with a Title Sponsorship package for the Scottish International Open, The European Masters Circuit and also the International Open for the 2015-16 season. This agreement has meant that WBT are able to stage all these events for the coming season and all on prime time television with a total in excess of 65 hours of television for our sport.

Richard Maddieson, CEO of World Bowls Tour, said, “ This is superb news for both WBT and our sport of bowls with this level of continued support from The Co-operative Funeralcare for the eighth year running. The Co-operative Funeralcare are an excellent partner to have and with their support again this year we hope that we can deliver a superb shop window on Television for the Sport and also an incredibly dedicated sponsor and partner.”

The opening event is the Co-operative Funeralcare Scottish International Open hosted at The Dewars Centre, Perth, Scotland and starts on the Saturday 7th November 2015 and finishes on the Saturday 14th November. The event also feature the Scottish SIBA Champion of Champions Final, the SIBA Ladies Super Singles Final and also the SYIBA Young Masters Final.

The event will be streamed live from the start on and BBC 2 Sport Scotland will be showing it live as from Monday 9th November. Tickets are available either on the door daily or you can reserve seating by going to [email protected] . A new website will also be launched at the event where you can get daily reports and live final match scores.