Welcome to the world of Lawn Bowls in Somerset!
Our website aims to provide comprehensive information to the members of Lawn Green Clubs in all parts of Somerset and South Bristol, members of the public thinking of taking up the game and bowling clubs elsewhere who may be considering a bowls tour holiday to our beautiful County.
We hope you all find the information on our website useful but we always welcome new ideas to make it even better!
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.Read more>>
These are now on the website – Ladies Go to Teams–> Ladies–> SWC League and–>Friendlies. Men Go to Teams–>Men–> Cup and Friendlies. For Executives against City of Wells, Alexandra and Mark Moor go to Teams—> Executive/Presidential. The individual teams sheets for the Executives will not be despatched until next week.
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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 [...]
Publicity is just as important in Bowls as it is in any other sporting activity. Associations, Leagues and Clubs are encouraged to send in any interesting or important pieces of information or news items so that favourable publicity for our sport can be obtained.Read more>>