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  • Brian bows out in Semi's

    Brian bows out in Semi's

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Brian Poole failed in his bid to rewin the Devon County Over 60s mens singles title at a sunny and warm Sir Francis Drake Bowls Club in Plym...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 19 Sep 21
  • And the winners are....

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Club competitions Thanks to competition secretary Rob Warren for cajoling people throughout the season, all club competitions have now been...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 17 Sep 21
  • Gordon Short Challenge

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Dear Club Members & Friends, On Friday 3rd September at 2:30 pm we look forward to welcoming Gordon Short who is a centenarian m...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 31 Aug 21
  • Brian Poole through to Over 60s singles semi-final

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Congratulations to Brian Poole for getting to the Semi-Final of the Over 60s singles. Brian will play Rob Honeywell of Kings BC at Plymouth...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 27 Aug 21
  • National and County competition updates 06.08.21

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Results Ladies benevolent triples: This competition was played at Morchard Bishop on 2nd and 5th of August. Morchard Bishop’s team of...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 6 Aug 21
  • Coffee morning - Friday 13th August

    Coffee morning - Friday 13th August

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    The bowling club is holding a coffee morning on Friday 13th August from 10.30 until 12.00 o'clock in the club house. As well as coffee...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 3 Aug 21
  • National and County competition updates 29.07.21

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    The Club's involvement in County and National competitions is coming to a close. Upcoming matches Ladies benevolent triples: This comp...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 29 Jul 21
  • National and County competition updates 22.07.21

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Results Mens Over 60s Singles: Brian Poole beat J Keesing of Chagford 21-11 on the 18th July. County Mixed Pairs: Gillian Gunn & Br...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 22 Jul 21
  • National and County competition updates 15.07.21

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Results Burmer Stars Mixed Triples: Marcia Mills, Gillian Gunn & Brian Poole lost in Round 3 on the 11th of July at MBBC to a North Taw...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 15 Jul 21
  • Green being used by others

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Please note the following dates when our Green is being used by others:- Friday 16th July - Ladies Interclub : Barnstaple v Crediton - 6 pm...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 12 Jul 21
  • National and County competition updates 9.7.2021

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Results County Mixed Pairs: Gillian Gunn & Brian Poole won a high-scoring match, 30-23 against a Topsham pairing of Greeno & How...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 9 Jul 21
  • National and County competition update (1 July 2021)

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Results Mens County Senior Fours: Richard Tapp, Henry Cruwys, Brian Poole & Paul Buttle lost their first-round match (12-18) against a ...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 1 Jul 21
  • National and County competition updates

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Results Mens County Pairs: Brian Poole & Andy Poole beat Gary Ayley & Robert Paxton of Crediton in their first-round match on Mo...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 24 Jun 21
  • National and County competition updates

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Dear MBBC members, The following information provides an update on how our members have been getting on so far this season in County ...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 9 Jun 21
  • Aish Scroll winners

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Winners of the Aish Scroll 2021 were Den Buckingham and Julian Poole. Thanks to Rob for organising and to Gillian for making a lovely cream...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 5 Jun 21
  • Fixtures for 2021

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    An updated fixtures list is now on the site. Please note that these are very much dependant on the situation at the time.

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 1 Jun 21
  • Sam Sherwood

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    It is with sadness that we inform MBBC members of the passing of Sam Sherwood. Sam was a hard-working member of the club before Janet and he...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 13 May 21
  • Return to Play: Step Three

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Bowls England has released its latest Return to Play guidance. The key points are: All restrictions on formats and numbers for organised...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 11 May 21
  • Club get togethers

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    We have enjoyed a few club get-togethers recently in readiness for when the season finally gets going. The weather has been a little chilly ...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 4 May 21
  • Opening Day 2021

    Opening Day 2021

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    The format for opening day will be: 11.00am A small group of members will introduce some prospective new bowlers to the club. At pre...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 14 Apr 21
  • Help preparing the club for the new season

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Preparations for opening the Green - getting out the benches, putting down the mats etc. is happening on Wed 14th April at 10.00am so if any...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 6 Apr 21
  • Sue O'Brien

    Sue O'Brien

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    We have just heard that one of our former members, Sue O'Brien, passed away yesterday. She has been in a Hatherleigh care home for some ...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 25 Mar 21
  • Club preparations for the 2021 season

    Club preparations for the 2021 season

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    There's been a hive of activity up at the club in recent days preparing the green and grounds in readiness for what will hopefully be a ...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 9 Mar 21
  • End of season update

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    The club AGM scheduled for November has been cancelled; in line with Bowls Devon and other bowling clubs it will be completed through email ...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 5 Oct 20
  • Committee Meeting

    Committee Meeting

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    A socially distanced committee meeting was held on the 8th of September 2020. Further information to follow.

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 9 Sep 20
  • Quiz night - results

    Quiz night - results

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    The quiz night held on Friday 13th March was a big success. Huge thanks to Steph and Rob Warren for all their efforts. Also, thank you to ev...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 16 Mar 20
  • New building

    Morchard Bishop, Crediton, Devon
    Article by: Andy Poole

    Update from our friendly builders. First turf has been dug on the construction of our new pavilion. Thomas Tapp construction with subcontr...

    Morchard Bishop Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 24 Jan 20