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Lisa & Peter Bonsor “Return from OZ for good!”

The story started as you probably know with me representing Spain in the 2008 and 2009 World Cup at Warilla Bowling Club in NSW Australia. After winning a Bronze Medal in 2009, I was offered full time employment at...
Carol Thorpe and consistent lead bowling by Kath Reid.

Vistabella Bowls Report.

The Valencian Men’s and Ladies Pairs finals were contested on Tues. 28th.Sept. In very warm conditions excellent bowling was witnessed by all the teams competing. Vistabella Bowls Club were represented in both finals. In the ladies final Vistabella ladies Carol...
"I feel privileged to be elected as the President of the sport’s international body," said Clout,

WORLD BOWLS PRESIDENT BELL STEPS DOWN IN DISGUST

Quote: 'World Bowls Board has gradually become fractious, indecisive and increasingly hostile to our CEO' WORLD Bowls President John Bell has relinquished his role of nine years and has been succeeded by Australian Darryl Clout in a shock announcement. Bell,...

END OF THE WATERLOO AFTER 114 YEARS?

Quote: 'We are not hopeful of a solution. We are going to stop all expenditure on The Waterloo with immediate effect' - five times Waterloo Champion Gary Ellis By Andrew Atkinson EXCLUSIVE The future of the famous Waterloo bowling championship...
Waterloo Bowls cancelled for second consecutive year

Waterloo Bowls cancelled for second consecutive year

By Andrew Atkinson Exclusive The 2021 Crown Green Waterloo Bowls Championship has been cancelled for a second consecutive year, due to the ongoing situation of the Blackpool based stadium needing thousands of pounds worth of refurbishment, added to the COVID-19...
David Bryant had few equals

DAVID BRYANT – THE GREATEST PLAYER EVER IN THE HISTORY OF BOWLS

Quote: 'I called David Bryant 'God' to his face. No one will surpass his record. I was devastated when I heard he had passed away' Quote: 'David Bryant would get the salt and pepper pots out at dinner...
Shoey Only kept two Commonwealth games trophies during illustrious career.

SHOEY BOWLS ‘EM OVER!

Quote: 'I was practising in the early hours of the morning at a time when other players were returning home at 3am from a night out on the town' Leader Chief Sports Editor Andrew Atkinson speaks to Bowls...
LA SIESTA BOWLS (Members Run Club) by Alan Carr

British Isles Bowls Council and British Isles Women’s Bowls Council events 2021 season cancelled,...

By Andrew Atkinson The British Isles Bowls Council (BIBC) and British Isles Women’s Bowls Council (BIWBC) events for the 2021 season are cancelled, due to the ongoing situation with the latest coronavirus outbreak. “The decision reflects the challenges related to the...

COVID CRISIS AN OPPORTUNITY TO INVEST

Sport England grant aids bowling club during coronavirus lockdown Quote: 'Crown green bowls - despite of its image - is a unique sport that caters all ages. Our youngest bowler is nine, and have active bowling members in...
Bramley Park Bowling Green in Leeds

Leeds Council U-Turn over bowling green closures

By Andrew Atkinson Secretary of the Leeds Crown Green Bowls Association Steve Olivant has praised the decision not to cancel plans to close half of Leeds’s council-maintained bowling greens, in a U-turn. Leeds City Council's budget proposed reducing the number of...

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El Rancho Bowls Club

The long awaited league opening matches proved to be played with a rather tricky wind, but we all had good fun even if the...

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