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  • MDL  INFORMATION

    MDL INFORMATION

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

    The first MDL match for Sat 22 May, 2021 has been rearranged to Sun 8 August, 2021. The format for MDL matches is: 2 rinks Home and Away -...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 6 Apr 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 DERWENT FRIDAYS

    UPDATE DERWENT FRIDAYS

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

    DERWENT FRIDAYS Dear Fellow Bowlers, In line with the government's further 'lockdown' measures - the Derwent has had to suspen...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 4 Nov 20
  • NEW TRIPLES MATCHES AT DERWENT

    NEW TRIPLES MATCHES AT DERWENT

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

    TWO TRIPLES AT THE DERWENT 1. Sun 8th November at 11.00 2. Tue 17th November at 10.00 Anyone interested in playing can ring me: 01626 8...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 19 Oct 20
  • FRIDAYS AT THE DERWENT

    FRIDAYS AT THE DERWENT

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

    To Fellow Members - an IMPORTANT messsage off Brian Glover: After consideration concerning the online posting of players picked for the Fri...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 17 Oct 20
  • DERWENT UPDATE

    DERWENT UPDATE

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

    Brian Glover has spoken with Sarah, reference Friday bookings at the Derwent and at this time, there are no changes - reminders: please ...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 22 Sep 20
  • OVER 55's

    OVER 55's

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

    Gentlemen - anyone interested in playing in the Mens Over 55's next season, please add your name to a 'new' form which will soon...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 16 Sep 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
  • NOTABLE DATES and INFORMATION

    NOTABLE DATES and INFORMATION

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

    CLOSING of the GREEN - Saturday, 3 October, 2020 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING - Saturday, 24 October, 2020 (Venue and time to be advised) NOM...

    Bovey Tracey Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 3 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
  • 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