As Christmas rushes up we can still go to the bowls club for Sunday short mat, ping and a swifter with friends and fellow members. The new calendar for the season is being planned and ideas are fast forming for a new film club - details to be announced shortly but with a bowling film on 30th November to wet our appetite followed by a Christmas special. Short mat Sundays 3 - 6pm Table tennis Mondays, Wednesdays and occasionally Fridays 6 - 8.30pm Other events and activities will be announced in due course
If you're a member please don't forget to come along and help shape the club for next year. Lots of ideas buzzing around for next year but this needs YOU and others to make them happen. NO OUTDOOR BOWLS now but we have the short mat so we may have a game after the meeting. News about winter activities and opening times will be posted.
Our green will start having it's winter maintenance on 2nd October. Our last day of outdoor bowls will be 1st October until next April. Let's hope for some fine weather. But we now have a short mat in the pavilion for those occasions when play is not possible outside or over the winter. Come and try your hand at short mat bowls - it's different.
Our Summer event this year Be prompt at 11.00am for JOHN PEARCE the fabulous and famous violinist. And you can have an afternoon of music, bowls and CAKE ahead of you. Only £5 for adults £1 for children so what's not to like. Licensed bar Here are the rules Either bake a basic 7”-9” sponge cake, or 4 cup cakes and decorate with icing (all cups to be decorated the same). Adult category (16 yrs+) and junior categories. One entry per person ONLY – either sponge or cup cake, not both. Categories; Adult category sponge cake; Adult category cup-cake; junior category sponge cake & junior category cup-cake. Must register on the day – by 2 pm. The judge’s decision will be final. Prizes for 1st and 2nd in each category.
Our new greenkeeper, Daniel, has given this as the date we can start the season Our opening times (weather dependent) for the season are Mondays 3 – 6 pm Wednesdays 6 – 8pm Saturdays 2 – 5pm Sundays 3 – 6/6.30pm If you would like to come and play bowls with us again this year, please do. You can download a membership form on the forms section of this website and pay your fee on line by making a Bacs transfer or standing order. But if you prefer, you can join and pay by cash or cheque when you first come along to play. The club did fantastically well last year. As well as being the perfect place to play bowls, it has become known as a…