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  • 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: 9 Jul 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
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 17

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 17

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

    These reports conclude our 2019 retrospective of our mens leagues. MDL Tuesday 3rd September 2019 Victoria Home The final game of the seas...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 18 Jun 20
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 16

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 16

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

    Our penultimate retospective looks at our games against Torbay CC, Abbrook Park and Kings MDL Tuesday 20th August 2019 Torbay Country Club ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 14 Jun 20
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 15

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 15

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

    No game for Bovey's "X" Over 55 team this week so just a report on matches against Shaldon and Bitton Park MDL Monday 12th Au...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 10 Jun 20
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 14

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 14

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

    Todays reports takes a look at our opening games in August. With just three weeks of matches to the season end things were starting to heat ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 6 Jun 20
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 13

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 13

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

    Games against Dawlish, Bitton Park and Chudleigh are in todays feature. MDL Tuesday 30th July 2019 Dawlish Marina Home Rain was near ever ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 2 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
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 12

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 12

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

    Our retrospective this time covers the two games played on the evening of the 23rd July and the morning of the 24th July. There was no game ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 28 May 20
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 11

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 11

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

    This time we we re-visit the four games played in mid July. Over 55 Week&n...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 22 May 20
  • Bowls England Update, Supplementary Guidance

    Bowls England Update, Supplementary Guidance

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

    Further advice from Bowls England has been announced regarding Covid 19 and the opening of clubs. The article can be seen through the follow...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 18 May 20
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 10

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 10

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

    Today's retrospective reports on our games against Newton Abbot, Teignmouth Den and Buckfastleigh. MDL Monday 8th July 2019 Newton Abbo...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 17 May 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
  • Opening of the Green

    Opening of the Green

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

    Following the most recent advice from Bowls England, the club has decided to have a limited opening of the green for current members who wis...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 15 May 20
  • Covid 19 Update from Bowls England

    Covid 19 Update from Bowls England

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

    Following Prime Minister, Boris Johnson's announcement on Sunday evening regarding the relaxation of lockdown rules, Bowls England have ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 13 May 20
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 9

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 9

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

    Ther first week of July 2019 saw us playing Torbay Country Club, Starcross & District and Newton Abbot bowls clubs. MDL Tuesday 2nd Jul...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 12 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
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 8

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 8

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

    Part 8 has us at the week commencing the 24th June and a Monday night game in the Mid Devon League. MDL Monday 24th June 2019 Newton Abbot ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 6 May 20
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 7

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 7

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

    This time we go back to the fortnight in June where we played only one MDL and one Over 55 game during this period Over 55 Week 07 12th Jun...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 1 May 20
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 6

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 6

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

    Today we look back on our games played on the 4th and 5th June 2019. MDL Tuesday 4th June 2019 Abbrook Park "A" Home An overcast...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 26 Apr 20
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 5

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 5

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

    Our week 5 retrospective takes a look at our Over 55 games played on Wednesday 29th May and our first Saturday MDL match played on the 1st J...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 22 Apr 20
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 4

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 4

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

    Todays retrospective takes a look at the reports of our games played on Tuesday evening 21st May and Wednesday morning 22nd May 2019 MDL Tu...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 17 Apr 20
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 3

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 3

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

    Continuing our series of match reports, this week we look at our Over 55 games this week Over 55 League Week 03 Wednesday 15th May 2019 It...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 12 Apr 20
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 2

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 2

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

    Today we look back to our second games of the season. Over 55 League Week 02 Wednesday 8th May 2019 Our “Y” team continued the...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 8 Apr 20
  • Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 1

    Retrospective on the Mens 2019 Season Part 1

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

    Over the coming weeks, alongside our quiz, I thought we might stroll down memory lane and take a look at how our men's 2019 season in th...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 5 Apr 20
  • Bowls England e-Newsletter

    Bowls England e-Newsletter

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

    During the current crisis Bowls England are to issue regular updates via their e-newsletter. Should you wish you can sign up by going to the...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 25 Mar 20
  • Bowls Devon Statement

    Bowls Devon Statement

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

    This morning a statement from Bowls Devon concerning the impact of Coronavirus on the season has been issued. The full statement can be view...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 24 Mar 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
  • Quiz

    Quiz

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

    Daily Quiz To help us through the current pandemic i have posted a quiz on the website to challenge the old grey matter. I will publish a n...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 22 Mar 20
  • Bowls England update

    Bowls England update

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

      Further to my news article the other day, Bowls England have met earlier than planned because of the current crisis and at their mee...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 18 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
  • County Competitions 2020

    County Competitions 2020

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

    Bowls Devon have published the draws for all County Competitions for the forthcoming season. If any club member is interested in seeing the ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 4 Feb 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
  • Social Club Activities

    Social Club Activities

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

    Activities The following activities will run during the winter months at the clubhouse. If you would like more information please contact t...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 31 Oct 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
  • Anne Defeated In Final

    Anne Defeated In Final

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

    Anne sadly went down in her final at Abbrook Park this morning. In a tough match against a canny player who brought a tactical edge to the m...

    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
  • SDL Relegation For Our Ladies

    SDL Relegation For Our Ladies

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

    With the publication of the final South Devon League table our Ladies have been consigned to one of the two relegation spots. During this p...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 1 Sep 19