Headquarters:
Eastville Club
New Stadium Road
Eastville, Bristol BS5 6NL

"HOP LEAF" 
Skittles League

(Founded 1938)

League Honours & Past Seasons

Full details of past winners including information from the past 43 seasons. 

League Honours

Click on the images below to view league honours. 

"A" Division Winners

 & Runners-up

The original league format commenced in 1938.  Current league team Swan, have won the league title a record 20 times.

"B" Division Winners

 & Runners-up

The League's second division was formed in 1959.  Prior to the introduction of a third division in 1964, the league consisted of two divisions of 20 teams.

"C" Division Winners

& Runners-up

The League's third division was formed in 1964.

"D" Division Winners

& Runners-up

Formed in 1979 when the previous three divisions of 18 teams were re-formed into four division of 16 teams. The division was discontinued in 2011.

The Knock-Out Trophy

(Front-first) Winners

One of Bristol's oldest front-first K.O competitions, first played in 1945. Current league team Swan, have won the trophy a record 12 times.

The Ern Harding Trophy

(All-in) Winners

First played in 1963 between division champions. Re-formatted in mid 70's as an "all-in" competition for teams exiting first round of KO trophy

Pairs Knock-out

Competition Winners

A front-first knock-out tournament open to all players in the League.  The tournament was first played in 1966. 

Singles Knock-Out

Competition Winners

A front-first knock-out tournament open to any pair of players from the same team. The tournament was first played in 1968.

 

Cox-Henderson Trophy (Highest

Away Average) Winners

First awarded in 1981, this prestigious trophy is awarded to the player with the highest away pin average in the league (front-first league matches).

Past Seasons

Click on the years below to view the season's final tables, cup winners etc.  We only currently have records from the 1974/75 season so we would love to hear from anyone who has details preceding this period.