Coronavirus – EPSB Guidance Update – 22 September

Following yesterday’s (22 September) announcements by UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson in respect of new national restrictions to address rising cases of coronavirus in England, the English Partnership for Snooker and Billiards has today updated its current guidance...

EPSB Statement: Postponement of National Competitions

The English Partnership for Snooker and Billards (EPSB) has today announced that the planned resumption of the 2019/20 season has now been postponed following the introduction of new Covid restrictions announced yesterday (Tuesday 22 September) by UK Prime Minister...

Lloyd and Benzey Set to Feature at English Open

The EPSB is happy to announce that youngsters Mark Lloyd and Connor Benzey are their nominations for next month’s English Open world ranking event in Milton Keynes. Portsmouth’s Lloyd, aged 20, will take part in the event for the second year running courtesy of...

EPSB Statement: 14 September 2020

The English Partnership for Snooker and Billiards (EPSB) can today provide the following update in respect of the operation of snooker facilities, in response to the announcements made by the UK government on Wednesday 9 September 2020 in respect of the latest...

EPSB Season Set to Recommence

Following consultation with relevant authorities over recent months, we are pleased to announce that our 2019/20 season will recommence in October. Due to the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent lockdown, the EPSB season was brought to a halt in March with several...

From Amateur to Professional – The EPSB’s Big-Time Nine

Following triumphs in various international amateur competitions, an incredible nine players from this season’s EPSB ranks have won promotion to the World Snooker Tour; four of which will be returning to the professional circuit, whereas the other five have fulfilled...

Q-School Opportunity for EPSB Officials

The English Partnership for Snooker and Billiards is proud to announce that several of its referees have been appointed to officiate at next week’s Q-School at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield.  A global event open to all amateur players, this...

EPSB Return to Play – Guidance on Restarting League Snooker

The EPSB has developed new guidelines to support the resumption of local league snooker in England from 1 August 2020. Competitive snooker and billiards through local league activity plays a pivotal role both for sustaining our network of clubs and in benefiting the...

EPSB Return to Play – Junior Club Restart Guidance

Following recent guidance published by the UK Government, the EPSB has developed some guidelines to support the return to play of summer junior snooker and billiards activities from 25 July. Affiliated snooker clubs in England that wish to run junior summer holiday...

The 147 Club – Building a Strong Club Network to Restart Our Sport

Snooker and billiards at club level across the UK has never seen a more abrupt halt as when lockdown was introduced in mid-March. Many clubs across the country had been reporting once of the busiest seasons for some years, coinciding with the growth of the...

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