Blogs from 2011

Not another player profile.
Posted on 29 November 2011

It is ANOTHER player profile, but not just any player.   Some say that his voice can only be heard by badgers, and that he has two sets of wheels (I heard 3 if you count his everyday...
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Introducing Big G
Posted on 27 November 2011

Another day, another player profile.  Today we welcome to the Bull Pen, Graeme Sneddon, (AKA Big G) who up to now has preferred to remain elusive, but has taken time out of his busy schedule...
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Look what we got given.........
Posted on 23 November 2011

Morning peoples. A very boring and shortish post from me today as 1) it's cold 2) I'm tired 3) I have to go to work soon and look after the recently pregnant people of the North East.  I would...
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You've seen the films, now meet Gandalf the White Wizard
Posted on 21 November 2011

Ok, so it says Darren Birch on his hatching certificate but between the haircut (and I use the word cut loosely) and his shot during our last game he is now, and will forever be Gandalf.  We...
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Introducing Nate Williams.
Posted on 19 November 2011

Today's article profiles one of our newest Bulls.....Nate Williams Name: Nate Williams Age: 20 Squad Number: 12 Playing since: 2002 previous teams Chester Jets 2002-2004/05 Celtic Warriors...
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Wanted posters and other shenanigens
Posted on 15 November 2011

Our regular readers may remember some posts back, (yes, I know it was a while ago) when we said we had a donation to announce in the not too distant future.  Well, it would appear finally that...
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Thats 1 in the win column.
Posted on 13 November 2011

As predicted in our previous post Bolton Bulls today put their first tick in the win column with a hard fought win against Celtic Warriors  The game was preceded by a minutes silence in...
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It's game time...........
Posted on 12 November 2011

As I sit at my desk at Bulls Towers (haven't actually told Mrs Bulls we're renaming the house, so keep that one under your hats) Its a little under 3 hours to game time.  Today, Smithills...
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Tom Bartley - Number 22
Posted on 6 November 2011

So after months and months of hard work and consideration it's time for possibly the best 1 point wheelchair basketball player who wears number 22 and originates from Westhoughton to make his debut...
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Here I am.......
Posted on 3 November 2011

Sat at the table on a wet and blustery Autumn afternoon. I'm contemplating cracking out the Wii Zumba ;-).  No, seriously there's no chance of that happening today, I have far too...
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Player Profile: Jack Heggie
Posted on 28 October 2011

Name:  Jack "Top points scorer" Heggie Age: Old enough. Squad number: 10 (LEGEND) Position: Semi retired Striker. Years playing: 4 I think Points scored this season: Havent...
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Introducing our guest blogger of the day.
Posted on 25 October 2011

*WARNING THIS POST IS NOT BASKETBALL RELATED* *Read it anyway* Today gentle reader, I’d like to introduce you all to our good friend Jane Travers (find her on twitter @JaneTravers). ...
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Chairman Steve heads South..
Posted on 24 October 2011

It's the school half term and this means the members of the Bull Pen head South for a few days, back to the land of Mrs Chairman. Mr Chairman quivers in his seat at the thought of having to make...
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Charity Auction of Stone Roses tickets.
Posted on 22 October 2011

Due to a quirk of fate, we find ourselves in possession of 4 tickets for the Stone Roses concert on Sunday 1 July 2012.  We've listed them as 2 pairs of tickets on eBay, details can be...
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The bandwagon rolls on
Posted on 19 October 2011

And by bandwagon, I am of course referring to the shuddering juggernaut that is the Bolton Bulls publicity machine.  Since my last post a fair bit has happened, in no particular order 1) We've...
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Another week another set of pyramids
Posted on 17 October 2011

There will of course be pyramids pushed later in the week, but thats primarily for another post (to be honest I was just short of a catchy title for this particular ramble.) Anyway now I've...
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Something for the weekend?
Posted on 14 October 2011

As you probably noticed when you started your day, it's Friday.  As far as I'm concerned that makes it close enough to weekend to make very little difference.   So, once I've fully...
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News from the Bull pen....
Posted on 13 October 2011

With all the player profile goodness we've been throwing at you over the past week, which no doubt you've been greatly amused by, a few things have slipped under the radar.  I feel that its my...
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Quick, the new kid got loose....
Posted on 11 October 2011

Uh oh. Time for the newbie to have a crack at this player profile malarky.  I’m the one that they discovered via twitter so I guess that makes me the resident nerd. But for the most part...
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The people have spoken.....
Posted on 8 October 2011

Ok then, it was only one person, but it still counts and they said they wanted more player profiles. Given that I'm allegedly a player, figured it was time to step up and tell you something about...
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Posted on 6 October 2011

Morning Bulls fans.  I say fans because it actually seems we do have some out there in Internet land.  The views for our musings are up to around 30-40 a day (I...
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Posted on 4 October 2011

As I mentioned in the match report on the previous post, a few people have asked me for a list of fixtures. So, here they are. If anybody sees any errors \ ommissions \ general cock ups feel free...
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Match Report - Bolton Bulls vs West of Scotland
Posted on 4 October 2011

Picture the scene. October 1st 2011, the UK is gripped by an unseasonal heatwave leading to temperatures in the mid 20's. England have already beaten Scotland at the Rugby World Cup that morning,...
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Another Blogger joins the fold
Posted on 2 October 2011

Hello t'internet world! Mrs Chairman Steve is busy at work staring down the business end of the pregnant ladies of North Manchester and Chairman Steve is busy sorting passwords out so you lucky...
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Bulls vs West of Scotland.
Posted on 1 October 2011

Today the match is at home at Smithills Gym, Smithills Lane, Bolton. Tip off time is 3.30pm. Come and watch the match, introduce yourself to Chairman Steve (not me, I'll be home in bed as working...
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Posted on 30 September 2011

Ok, so 4 times I've tried to write a blog post on my laptop, and 4 times it's had a hissy fit and wiped the lot halfway through typing it! Yes 4 bloody times! I am so not impressed, I may just...
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Media update
Posted on 27 September 2011

I realise it's only been a day since my last post, but people actually read in a fit of excitement I'm back. The quest to raise the profile of the Bolton Bulls is picking up pace....
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New Season
Posted on 26 September 2011

If anybody reads this, please leave us a comment, send us an email, a tweet, or put a message on our facebook page.  Anything, just make some sort of contact so we don't think we're talking to...
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Posted on 18 July 2011

Wow, how long has it been since we last blogged.  Apparently a very long time. Good job nobody reads this twaddle isn't it. So what's been happening with the Bulls I hear you ask (OK I don't,...
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