A Club Centenary and a Club Centenarian......almost!

Amy Tate

The City of Wells Club is celebrating it’s Centenary in 2014 and will be having a special programme of events. However the Club was upstaged at it’s opening day last Sunday by the presence of Amy Tate, one of its members, who will be 100 later this year. Amy Tate was a John’s player in her younger years. Amy remains very articulate and her memory is incredible. Our photo shows Amy receiving a bouquet from the club chairperson Olive Harrington accompanied by David Bishop, the Club President.

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  • Correction - National Competitions - Play by dates

    April 17, 2014 by David Wederell

    This supersedes our earlier item re Ladies Top Club dates which has been removed.  The play by dates for a number of National Competitions, including Ladies Top Club, have been changed. The dates which apply are those shown on the various Somerset Draw Pages on the BE website. The change has been made for those counties [...]


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  • Joan Walmsley - A thank you

    April 16, 2014 by David Wederell

    Joan writes I would like to thank everyone for their support and well wishes received over the past year and in particular over the past few weeks. It was heart warming to see so many people at Martin’s funeral, some of them having travelled quite a distance. I apologise to all those who attended that [...]


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  • Mini Mixed County Tour to Dorset Resort - September 2014

    April 7, 2014 by David Wederell

    There will be a Mini Tour as above from 5th September to 8th September staying at Dorset Resort, Bere Regis. Outdoor matches arranged at Blandford, Dorchester, Greenhill (Weymouth) and Sherborne. Enquiries should be made to Dawn Barnaby (Ladies President) on 01761 419657 or dawn.barnaby@talktalk.net


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  • Junior International Trials - Congratulations!

    April 7, 2014 by David Wederell

    Congratulations to Louis Ridout who has been invited to attend the Junior Mens Trials. More congratulations to Kirsty Hembrow, Laura Holden, Stef Branfield, Kathryn Holmes and Rebecca McMillan who have been invited to attend the Women’s Junior Trials. We wish them all the very best. Both Trials are at Leamington in May. Go to BE [...]


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  • 1st Middleton/JohnsTrials - Rinks announced

    April 3, 2014 by David Wederell

    The players invited to participate in the first MC Trial at Bath BC on 11 May 2014 can be viewed by going to “Teams” -> Men->Middleton Cup. Similarly for Johns at Isle of Wedmore BC on Saturday 10 May 2014 go to “Teams” -> Ladies -> Johns Trophy.


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