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News

  • 2024 CALENDAR HIGHLIGHTS

    2024 CALENDAR HIGHLIGHTS

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Tim Morgan

    13th April OPENING DAY BOOMBOX BOWLS NIGHTS 3rd May Reggae Rollin' 7th June Big Brass Bowl Off 12th July Don't Pop till You&#...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 23 Jan 24
  • 2022 Indoor Champions

    2022 Indoor Champions

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Tim Morgan

    Barry Athletic picked up an early 2022 trophy winning the South Wales Indoor Mixed League. Back Row: Paul Gray, Terry Collins (captain), Pa...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 12 Apr 22
  • JIM MORGAN

    JIM MORGAN

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: TBM

    We are saddened to announce that Barry Athletic bowling legend, Jim Morgan passed away recently. Jim joined Barry Athletic in 1961 and soon ...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 19 Jan 22
  • DOUBLE PROMOTION IN 2021

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Tim Morgan

    Barry Athletic achieved their aims for the season on the very last day, when promotion back to Division 1 for the PG2 team was guaranteed. T...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 1 Oct 21
  • Christmas Newsletter 2020

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Tim Morgan

    The 2020 Christmas Newsletter can be viewed Under NEWSLETTERS

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 4 Apr 21
  • Autumn Newsletter

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Our Autumn newsletter 2020 has been added to the newsletter page in the menu for all members

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 28 Sep 20
  • Reopening of Club Pavilion

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    With the news that clubs and restaurants across Wales can open their premises from today, the club committee are pleased to announce that o...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 3 Aug 20
  • Update on Reopening of Club Facilities

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The club committee met last night to agree how to continue the process of reopening the club facilities over the remainder of the season. A...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 16 Jul 20
  • Our Green Reopens Today!

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The Club Committee are pleased to announce that our green is now available for play albeit under new restrictions due to the Coronavrus pand...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 23 Jun 20
  • Green Re-opening on Tuesday 23rd June 2020

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    I am pleased to let you know that Keith Selly has volunteered to undertake the role of Club Coronavirus officer during the period and Keith ...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 21 Jun 20
  • Reopening of the Green

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    With the long-awaited news that some forms of outdoor sport can resume we are now taking steps to open the green for restricted play in line...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 19 Jun 20
  • Update on Green Opening

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    With the news that bowls has recommenced in England and Scotland we are expecting news next week that clears the way to restart bowls in Wal...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 24 May 20
  • Update on Covid-19

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    I hope that you and your families are all well - its a difficult time for many at the moment but our hardship is nothing compared to those o...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 10 Apr 20
  • Club Update re Coronavirus (Covid-19) Pandemic

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Club Update in light of Coronavirus (Covid-19) Pandemic   The club committee have been discussing our intentions and plans in light o...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 18 Mar 20
  • Spring Meeting 2020 and Opening Day News

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The Spring Meeting of Barry Athletic Bowling Club will take place on Monday March 9th 2020 at the clubhouse, to commence at 7.00pm. Members ...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 19 Feb 20
  • John Donovan RIP

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    It is with sadness that I inform members that John Donovan, a past member and club chairman (2004/5) of Barry Athletic Bowling Club, passed ...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 5 Feb 20
  • David Snelling RIP

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The cremation of our dear friend David Snelling will take place at the Cardiff and Glamorgan Crematorium on Port Road East, Barry on Tuesda...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 5 Feb 20
  • David Snelling RIP

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    It is with profound sadness that I have to let you know that our great friend and servant to the club David Snelling passed away yesterday. ...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 28 Jan 20
  • New Club shirts

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Would any player requiring a new club shirt for the 2019 season please let Richard bowen, Treasurer,  have the size required by Wednesd...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 12 Mar 19
  • Spring Meeting 2019

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The Spring Meeting will be held on Friday 8th March 2019 at the bowls club, and all members are asked to attend for what will be a full ...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 3 Feb 19
  • John Jones RIP

    John Jones RIP

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    We are sad to let you know that our dear friend and colleague John (Johnnie) Jones has passed away. John had been seriously ill for some tim...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 16 Jan 19
  • Atlantic Championships 2019

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    In 2019 the club will be honoured to host matches from the Atlantic Championships with almost 30 teams from across the world playing on our ...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 13 Jan 19
  • Club Newsletter - Winter 2019

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Happy New Year to all our members and as we move into 2019, we can look back on 2018 as a very successful year both on and off the green. Ho...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 3 Jan 19
  • Annual General Meeting

    Annual General Meeting

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The club's Annual General Meeting will be held on Friday 28th September 2018 in the bowls pavilion commencing at 7.00pm. Nomination shee...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 5 Sep 18
  • Club Competitions 2018

    Club Competitions 2018

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Pictures of the winners from Club Finals day 2018 are now posted under the gallery tab

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 4 Sep 18
  • Athletic Win Private Greens Single Rink Title

    Athletic Win Private Greens Single Rink Title

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The club won the East wales Private Greens Single Rink competition at a windy and wet Llanbradach last Friday. Playing against a Penarth rin...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 27 Aug 18
  • Coming up at the Athletic...

    Coming up at the Athletic...

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Two big days coming up in early August at the 4 Wood green at Barry Island, when on Tuesday 7th August Wales under 18s entertain the Scottis...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 29 Jul 18
  • D.K. Williams R.I.P

    D.K. Williams R.I.P

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of David. K. Williams, a former chairman, captain, and stalwart of our club for many y...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 26 Jul 18
  • Clean Sweep in the Singles

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

      The Athletic will have full representation in all the singles events at the National Championships in Llandridod Wells this year fol...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 4 Jul 18
  • New International Cap for Barry Athletic

    New International Cap for Barry Athletic

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The club are delighted to welcome Martin Clarke-Squires to the distinguished list of Barry Athletic bowlers that have represented their coun...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 3 Jul 18
  • 10 Nations International Event

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

        The club will be hosting matches from the 10 Nations International Event from Tuesday 3rd July to Thursday 12th July. Entry ...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 3 Jul 18
  • Club Legends Page

    Club Legends Page

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    A new page dedicated to Jim Morgan has been added to our Club Legends page 

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 1 Jun 18
  • Club Legends

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Our Club Legends page has been updated with an article and a gallery of pictures of one of our longest serving members Gareth Humphreys MBE ...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 25 May 18
  • Opening Day 2018

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The 2018 season for Barry Athletic Bowls Club, our 107th year, will officially commence on Saturday 14th April with the traditional opening ...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 7 Apr 18
  • Spring Meeting 2018

    Spring Meeting 2018

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    A reminder to all members that our Spring Meeting 2018 will be held at the bowls pavilion at 7.00pm on Monday 26th March 2018 and that annua...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 20 Mar 18
  • Winter Newsletter 2018

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The winter newsletter for club members and friends is now attached on the Calendar and Events page

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 1 Mar 18
  • County Competition Fees due

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Just a reminder that all fees for county tournaments need to be with me by 31st October for you entry to be submitted. You can catch up with...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 21 Oct 17
  • Eric Booker Funeral Arrangements

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    I can confirm that Eric Booker’s Funeral will take place at the Vale Crematorium at 2.00pm on Monday 16th October 2017. Afterwards, th...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 4 Oct 17
  • Eric Booker RIP

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The club is very sorry to let you know that our former treasurer Eric Booker passed away peacefully at Llandough Hospital. Our thoughts are ...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 2 Oct 17
  • Annual General Meeting

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    ANNUAL GENERAL MEETINNG 2017   In a change to the original published date, the Club AGM will be held on Friday 29th September&n...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 4 Sep 17
  • Club Finals Day

    Club Finals Day

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    ***CLUB FINALS DAY*** Club finals day will be on Saturday 23rd September and we have a whole range of plans to make it a fun day and back t...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 4 Sep 17
  • Athletic Retain Alun Martin Trophy

    Athletic Retain Alun Martin Trophy

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

      Barry Athletic retained the South Vale Alun Martin trophy with a comprehensive 22 shot victory over neighbours Penarth Windsor, reco...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 2 Sep 17
  • So near but yet so far...

    So near but yet so far...

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Glyn and Martin narrowly come up short at the National Finals in Llandrindod losing to Welsh International skip Mark Wyatt and his partner C...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 25 Aug 17
  • County Pairs Champions 2017

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Congratulations to Glyn Thomas and Martin Clarke on winning the county pairs championship for 2017, in a tight encounter with Ely Valley'...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 28 Jul 17
  • Atlantic Rim Confirmed

    Atlantic Rim Confirmed

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    I am delighted to be able to confirm that Barry Athletic has been chosen to host a number of matches for the Atlantic Rim competition in 201...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 30 Jun 17
  • League Tables Updated

    League Tables Updated

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Updated Private Greens League Tables added to site. PG1 side with 16 points after three games, and PG2 side in second place just four points...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 27 Jun 17
  • New Club Shirts

    New Club Shirts

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The new shirts have arrived!! I will need to collect the old ones back in as I issue the new ones so will do this on Friday evening 23 June ...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 22 Jun 17
  • Club Photograph and Private Greens League positions

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The league positions for both PG1 and PG2 teams have been uploaded to the website for information. We have arranged with our spoonsor to ta...

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 8 Jun 17
  • County Competition Results Updated

    County Competition Results Updated

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The results and draw for the Open Singles and Pairs, and the Senior Singles and Senior Pairs have been updated on the club website.

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 28 May 17
  • County Competitions Update

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Updated draws and results for the South Vale Open Singles and Senior Singles are now on the website

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 21 May 17