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  • AGM  2021

    AGM 2021

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Martin Redfern

    A general reminder that this years AGM will be held on Sat 23 October, 2021 at 14.00 hrs. The committee look forward to seeing as many memb...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 7 Oct 21
  • TRIBUTE TO DAVID ELPHICK

    TRIBUTE TO DAVID ELPHICK

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Andy Walding

    It is with much sadness that I have to inform you of the recent passing of our Chairman, David Elphick. David, as many will be aware, has b...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 17 Jul 21
  • OVER 55's  UPDATE

    OVER 55's UPDATE

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Martin Redfern

    BUCKFASTLEIGH have decided to withdraw their Y team from the OVER 55's. That results in WEEK 02 12 May '21 being scrubbed. The reas...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 2 May 21
  • TRIBUTE TO JOHN DORE

    TRIBUTE TO JOHN DORE

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Andy Walding

    It is with great sadness that I have to advise you of the passing of John Dore on the 27 April, 2021. John was a valued member who was alwa...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 1 May 21
  • BOVEY TRACEY FIXTURES 2021

    BOVEY TRACEY FIXTURES 2021

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Jane

    APRIL 2021 SAT 17 14.00 OPENING OF THE GREEN G H TUE 20 14.00 Ladies Roll Up G WED 21 14.00 Men’s Roll up G SUN 25 14.00 Chudl...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 5 Apr 21
  • Bovey Tracey Fixtures  continued

    Bovey Tracey Fixtures continued

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Jane

    WED 12 10.00 Teignmouth Den X 055 G 2TM A WED 12 10.00 Buckfastleigh Y 055 G 2TM A FRI 14 17.00 Umbrella Club Evening C G H SUN 16...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 5 Apr 21
  • UPDATE ON MAINTENANCE

    UPDATE ON MAINTENANCE

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Steve Callard

    The maintenance team Dave, Chris, Andy, Phil, Terry and myself have been busy: a new roof has been put on the Clubhouse, the 2 equipment she...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 24 Jan 21
  • Margaret Hendy Acknowledgement

    Margaret Hendy Acknowledgement

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Martin Redfern

    Margaret thanks all who have sent cards of condolence, they have been very comforting and thanks Members for their support.

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 11 Jan 21
  • TRIBUTE TO  JOHN HENDY

    TRIBUTE TO JOHN HENDY

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Martin Redfern

    With sadness we report the passing of one of our long standing Life Members, John Hendy, on the 2nd January, 2021. John joined the Club in ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 9 Jan 21
  • THE PASSING OF IAN HOWKINS

    THE PASSING OF IAN HOWKINS

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Martin Redfern

    It is with much regret that I have to inform you of the passing of Ian Howkins. Ian passed early this week in hospital. Many of you will kn...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 7 Nov 20
  • UPDATE TO UPDATE ON CV-19

    UPDATE TO UPDATE ON CV-19

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Martin Redfern

    CLARIFICATION regarding access to a Clubhouse when playing outdoor bowls matches from NOW ON. NO CHANGE - as previous, if playing TRIPLES: ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 11 Sep 20
  • COVID UPDATE REF 14 SEPT'20 RESTRICTIONS

    COVID UPDATE REF 14 SEPT'20 RESTRICTIONS

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Martin Redfern

    The following statement is taken from Bowls England's update of 10 September, 2020: "We are delighted to confirm that our clubs ca...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 10 Sep 20
  • Opening the green

    Opening the green

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: David Elphick

    Yesterday, at a meeting of the Committee to discuss the latest recommendations from Bowls England, it was decided to make some changes to th...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 2 Sep 20
  • Colin Wright

    Colin Wright

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    It is with a heavy heart that again I have to report the passing of one of our club members. Colin Wright, a long standing member of our cl...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 29 Jun 20
  • An Open Letter from our Chairman…

    An Open Letter from our Chairman…

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    An Open Letter from our Chairman… Dear Member, As you are aware, Coronavirus continues to dominate all aspects of our lives. No mor...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 2 Jun 20
  • Welcome to Bovey Tracey Website

    Welcome to Bovey Tracey Website

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    From Monday 18th May 2020, Bovey Tracey Bowls Club will operate a restrictive opening to its members. The opening will be for roll-up's ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 17 May 20
  • Bowls Quiz, think you know all the rules?

    Bowls Quiz, think you know all the rules?

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    I am indebted to Devon County Bowls Coaching Association and their Coaching Newsletter for the quiz reproduced below. Answers are at the bot...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 12 May 20
  • Meeting 23rd March 2020

    Meeting 23rd March 2020

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    Following a committee meeting this morning it has been decided that the club will be closed with immediate effect and its activities cancell...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 23 Mar 20
  • Skittles Evening

    Skittles Evening

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    Last Monday the club had it's annual skittles evening held at the Dolphin Hotel. The evening attracted enough members and friends for fo...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 1 Mar 20
  • Bowls Devon Selection

    Bowls Devon Selection

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    I am delighted to announce that Anne Russell has been invited by Bowls Devon for a trial at Ottery St. Mary BC in May 2020. This is her sec...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 29 Dec 19
  • Peter Martin

    Peter Martin

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    “It is with great sadness that I have to report the passing of Peter Martin after a short illness. He was admitted to Torbay Hospital ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 20 Dec 19
  • Presentations Evening

    Presentations Evening

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    Saturday 16th November 2019, Dolphin Hotel Bovey Tracey Tonight Bovey Tracey Bowls Club held their Annual Dinner and Presentations evening....

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 17 Nov 19
  • Bowls Devon Annual Luncheon and Presentation

    Bowls Devon Annual Luncheon and Presentation

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    Sunday 3rd November 2019 On Sunday afternoon, Bowls Devon held their Annual Luncheon and Presentation of Ladies, Mens and Mixed Trophies at...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 5 Nov 19
  • Departures

    Departures

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    This year has seen the departure of some of our players for pastures new. Ray and Carolyn Parker have moved to Exmouth, and have joined the...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 5 Oct 19
  • Club Final's Week-End Results

    Club Final's Week-End Results

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    PRESIDENT’S CUP - MENS CHAMPIONSHIP SINGLES Steve Callard 12 - 21 Tony Mayall   LAWRENCE TROPHY - LADIES 4 WOOD HANDICAP SINGL...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 15 Sep 19
  • MDL Cup Part One

    MDL Cup Part One

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    Saturday 14th September 2019 - Paignton Bowls Club Whilst the club competitions were underway there was unfinshed business elsewhere. The v...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 14 Sep 19
  • MDL Cup Part Two

    MDL Cup Part Two

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    Saturday 14th September 2019 - Paignton Bowls Club Such is the organisation of the MDL, that Bovey Tracey now found themselves in two final...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 14 Sep 19
  • MDL Cup Part Three

    MDL Cup Part Three

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    Saturday 14th September 2019 - Paignton Bowls Club Onto the third game of the day. Our men were defending the triples trophy that they won ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 14 Sep 19
  • Devon Champions (Unbadged) Part 1

    Devon Champions (Unbadged) Part 1

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    Sunday 8th September A.M. -  Abbrook Park BC This morning our ladies, Anne Russell and Carolyn Parker played their semi-final of the L...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 9 Sep 19
  • Devon Champions (Unbadged) Part 2

    Devon Champions (Unbadged) Part 2

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    Sunday 8th September P.M. - Abbrook Park BC With barely time to let lunch settle, our ladies were back on the green to face the winners of ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 9 Sep 19
  • 2019 Umbrella

    2019 Umbrella

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    On Friday evening, at the end our annual season long competition Les Fullbrook emerged as our 2019 Umbrella Champion. Les finished strongly ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 7 Sep 19
  • CHAMPIONS

    CHAMPIONS

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    This evening Bovey Tracey men were promoted as Champions of Division Two of the Mid Devon League. They will again compete in Division One ne...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 5 Sep 19
  • More Success For Our Ladies

    More Success For Our Ladies

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    TIVERTON WEST END BC Sunday 24th August 2019 Anne and Carolyn played their second quarter final within the space of five days, this time at...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 25 Aug 19
  • More Success For Anne

    More Success For Anne

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    PAIGNTON BOWLS CLUB - Friday 23rd September 2019 On a glorious summer's day Anne took part in the last eight of Devon County's Unba...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 24 Aug 19
  • Success For Our Men In The MDL Cup

    Success For Our Men In The MDL Cup

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    TORQUAY BC Thursday 22nd August 2019 A triples team from Bovey Tracey are at it again. Current holders Phil Joy (Skip), Andy Walding and Ra...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 24 Aug 19
  • Ladies falter

    Ladies falter

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    Wednesday 21st August 2019 - South Molton BC Anne and Carolyn played their Ladies Over 55 Pairs against Sandy Curtis and Toni McNeil from S...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 22 Aug 19
  • Anne Russell finishes in last eight of a county competition

    Anne Russell finishes in last eight of a county competition

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    Madeira BC Saturday 29th June 2019 Anne Russell competed in the Major Four Wood Singles at Madeira this weekend. Anne had qualified by defe...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 11 Aug 19
  • Mid Devon League Cup Fours

    Mid Devon League Cup Fours

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    On Saturday 13th July four players from Bovey Tracey took part in the Mid Devon League (MDL) Cup Fours. This took place at Torbay Country Cl...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 11 Aug 19
  • Club Drawn Triples

    Club Drawn Triples

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    On Saturday 20th July 2019 the club held its annual Drawn Club Triples competition for the ATV Cann Cup. A total of nine teams took part in ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 11 Aug 19
  • Carolyn and Anne win Ladies Over 55 Pairs - Section 5

    Carolyn and Anne win Ladies Over 55 Pairs - Section 5

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    Monday 29th Juy 2019 It was another good day for Anne Russell and Carolyn Parker in County Competition at Bitton Park. The match was the Se...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 11 Aug 19
  • Anne Russell progresses in the singles

    Anne Russell progresses in the singles

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mike Russell

    Monday 29th July 2019 Following the morning success in the Ladies Over 55 Pairs with Carolyn at Bitton Park, Anne went on to play the Unbad...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 11 Aug 19
  • Carolyn qualifies for her County Badge

    Carolyn qualifies for her County Badge

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mick Russell

    Following the news of our ladies success at Buckfastleigh this past weekend, it has now been confirmed that Carolyn Parker has also qualifie...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 12 Jun 19
  • Carolyn and Anne win Ladies Unbadged Pairs-Section 5

    Carolyn and Anne win Ladies Unbadged Pairs-Section 5

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Mick Russell

    “It was a very good weekend for two ladies from Bovey Tracey BC. Anne Russell and Carolyn Parker, playing at Buckfastleigh BC won the...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 10 Jun 19
  • Opening of the Green

    Opening of the Green

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Lynda King

    Councillor Gribble bowls the first bowl and opens the green for the 2019 season. An excellent afternoon was had by all, if a little cold! F...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 14 Apr 19
  • MDL Triples Winners

    MDL Triples Winners

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Lynda King

    Congratulations to Ray Parker, Phil Joy and Andy Walding who are the winners of the MDL Triples competition. They played three rounds prior ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 14 Oct 18
  • Drawn Triples Tournement

    Drawn Triples Tournement

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Lynda King

    Congratulations to the winning team of Ted Ridgewell, Carolyn Parker and Les Fullbrook.

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 19 Aug 18
  • Ray is Presented with his County Badge

    Ray is Presented with his County Badge

    Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon
    Article by: Lynda King

    Ray Parker was presented with his County Badge at Yeovil when playing for Bowls Devon in a match against Surrey. Congratulations Ray.

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 15 May 18