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Captain’s charity 2019/2020

Alzheimer’s Society.  Dementia is the UK’s biggest killer. Someone develops it every three minutes and there’s currently no cure. Alzheimer’s Society is the only UK charity that campaigns for change, funds research to find a cure and supports people living…

Diary date

Somerset Bowls Association will be holding their spring Comms. Meeting on Saturday April 4th at Victoria Club, Street, 10:30 – 12:00.  The meeting is open to any member of an affiliated club, just turn up. As the name suggests, it…

Elvis is back!

Yes, after his successful visit to Ashcombe last year, Elvis is making a return visit.He will be performing at the club on Friday 21st February, for one night only.Don’t be disappointed, tickets are only £5.00 per head including table nibbles…

Bank walls rebuild

Following the rebuild of the far wall last year, this year has seen the rebuilding of the other three walls of the bottom green.The old walls, which as far as we are able to determine were built about 30 years…

Congratulations to Frank

Congratulations to Frank Bertram on qualifying as a Regional Umpire. To achieve this qualification requires achieving a pass mark of at least 90% for a 100-question written paper on Laws of the Sport, and a similar pass mark for a practical…

Bowls on TV and online

E.I.B.A. National Championships For the first time, the English Indoor Bowling Association will be live streaming on their Facebook page some of the events of the 2020 National Championships from Nottingham,  The events to be covered, are the semi-finals and…

Middleton Cup/Johns Trophy trials

You might have seen Lesley’s notice regarding the trials for the men’s Middleton Cup and ladies’ Johns Trophy. These are inter-county events with the semi-finals and finals held at the start of the Bowls England Nationals at Leamington in August.…

World Bowls Indoor Championships in Bristol

Following the International Indoor Bowls Council being incorporated into World Bowls it has been decided to instigate a new international event. The Indoor Championships and World Cup are being replaced by the World Bowls Indoor Championships, for Men’s and Women’s…

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