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  • Well Done Alice

    Well Done Alice

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    The Club's congratulations go to Alice Lovett who representing Loddon Vale has qualified for the National Finals of the English Indoor B...

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    Posted: 7 Nov 19
  • HELP FROM ONE STOP

    HELP FROM ONE STOP

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Earlier in the year Oakley Bowling Club submitted an application for grant aid funding through the One Stop Sho...

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    Posted: 9 Oct 19
  • ALICE SELECTED FOR ACADEMY

    ALICE SELECTED FOR ACADEMY

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Oakley BC's congratulations go to Alice Lovett, who, after taking part in a trial at Welford on Avon last Sunday, has been informed...

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    Posted: 24 Sep 19
  • A BUSY TEN DAYS AT OAKLEY

    A BUSY TEN DAYS AT OAKLEY

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    The ten days, since we staged the Club Finals, have been busy ones.  First we hosted the Royal Houselold as they returned to Windsor fr...

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    Posted: 19 Sep 19
  • CLUB FINALS

    CLUB FINALS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    This year's Club Finals were spread over several days principally because of members involvement in County Finals but also because membe...

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    Posted: 8 Sep 19
  • FOUR COUNTY TITLES FOR OAKLEY

    FOUR COUNTY TITLES FOR OAKLEY

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Following on from the success earlier in the season of Nicole Rogers and Heather Statham in winning the Women's Junior Pairs, Oakley pla...

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    Posted: 7 Sep 19
  • ALICE GETS CALL UP

    ALICE GETS CALL UP

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Congratulations to Alice Lovett who, after her success in County Competitions this year, has been invited invited to attend the Bowls Englan...

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    Posted: 6 Sep 19
  • CONGRATULATIONS

    CONGRATULATIONS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    On Monday Jo Holland (substituting for Mary Varndell), Janie Vickers and Val Ryan were runners up to Alton Social's  Lesley Johnson...

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    Posted: 4 Sep 19
  • ENGLAND SENIOR TRIAL FOR NICOLE

    ENGLAND SENIOR TRIAL FOR NICOLE

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    As she was playing in today's Club Fours competition, it was announced by Bowls England that Nicole Rogers has been selected to take par...

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    Posted: 4 Sep 19
  • CLUB DRAWN FOURS

    CLUB DRAWN FOURS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    The  Drawn Fours held today at Malshanger saw 36 players participating in three league with the league winners and the best runner up p...

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    Posted: 4 Sep 19
  • OAKLEY PLAYERS AT LEAMINGTON

    OAKLEY PLAYERS AT LEAMINGTON

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Over the weekend, five Oakley players were representing Hampshire in junior team competitions at Leamington.  In the women's A...

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    Posted: 2 Sep 19
  • TWO DISTRICT TITLES FOR OAKLEY

    TWO DISTRICT TITLES FOR OAKLEY

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Most of the Basingstoke and District Finals were held over the weekend.  In the Singles, Ric Newson bounced back from his heavy defeat ...

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    Posted: 1 Sep 19
  • OAKLEY CLUB TOUR

    OAKLEY CLUB TOUR

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Friday saw 37 bowlers set out on the club's annual tour which this year was to Norfolk.  It was an eventful start as our coach had ...

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    Posted: 29 Aug 19
  • THE LEAST SAID THE BETTER

    THE LEAST SAID THE BETTER

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    After a very successful season which has seen Ric Newson reach the finals of the Basingstoke and District and the Bowls Hampshire Men's ...

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    Posted: 29 Aug 19
  • NORTH HANTS FINALS

    NORTH HANTS FINALS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Congratulations to Mary Varndell and Janie Vickers who have qualified for the Final of the NHWBA Pairs by beating Brenda Grout of Fleet...

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    Posted: 24 Aug 19
  • A STEP TOO FAR

    A STEP TOO FAR

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    For Oakley Ladies, Tuesday evening was a step too far as they took on a strong team from Sutton in the last 32 of the National Top Club...

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    Posted: 21 Aug 19
  • CHAMPION KINGFISHERS

    CHAMPION KINGFISHERS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Oakley Kingfishers have, with a game to spare, won Division 4 of the Whitchurch League.  Relegated for the last two years, the Kin...

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    Posted: 20 Aug 19
  • WHITCHURCH FINALS AND BDBA SEMIS

    WHITCHURCH FINALS AND BDBA SEMIS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Oakley players were involved over the weekend in four of the Whitchurch and District Finals.  The Over 60s Singles Final saw Malcolm Gr...

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    Posted: 19 Aug 19
  • YESTERDAY AT LEAMINGTON

    YESTERDAY AT LEAMINGTON

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    There were mixed fortunes for Oakley's players at yesterday's National Championships at Leamington.  In the morning Ashley Neth...

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    Posted: 18 Aug 19
  • LADIES GO OUT OF GAZETTE

    LADIES GO OUT OF GAZETTE

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Yesterday morning at Hook, Oakley Ladies toook on St Mary Bourne in the semi final of the North Hants Women's BA's Gazette Cup,...

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    Posted: 18 Aug 19
  • OAKLEY JUNIORS LOSE IN NATIONAL SEMI FINAL

    OAKLEY JUNIORS LOSE IN NATIONAL SEMI FINAL

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    This morning at Leamington, Nicole Rogers and Heather Statham took on the Leicestershire Pair of Tegan Grewal and Kat Bowman in the Quarter ...

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    Posted: 18 Aug 19
  • DOUBLE DISAPPOINTMENT

    DOUBLE DISAPPOINTMENT

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Prior to today, in the five events in which Oakley players have so far featured at Leamington, only Nicole Rogers has won a game (...

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    Posted: 15 Aug 19
  • NICOLE BOWS OUT OF TWO WOOD SINGLES

    NICOLE BOWS OUT OF TWO WOOD SINGLES

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    It was a disappointing afternoon for Nicole Rogers as she took on Angela Hayton of Cumbria in the Women's Two Wood Singles first ro...

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    Posted: 14 Aug 19
  • ALL OAKLEY FINAL IN DISTRICT SINGLES

    ALL OAKLEY FINAL IN DISTRICT SINGLES

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Yesterday Ric Newson beat Paul Schofield of Alton 21-14 to reach the final of the Basingstoke and District Singles where he will meet clubma...

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    Posted: 14 Aug 19
  • OAKLEY REACH TWO BDBA FINALS

    OAKLEY REACH TWO BDBA FINALS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Congratulations to Sean Lassman (for whom Steve Devonish had substituted in an earlier round), Bob Goodyear and Ashley Nethercliffe who last...

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    Posted: 13 Aug 19
  • EXTRA END DISAPPOINTMENT

    EXTRA END DISAPPOINTMENT

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    The Oakley triple of Nicole Rogers, Heather Statham and Alice Lovett began well at Leamington this morning against Cornwall moving into an e...

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    Posted: 12 Aug 19
  • WHITCHURCH LEAGUE FINALISTS

    WHITCHURCH LEAGUE FINALISTS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Congratulations to Terry Varndell, John Ryan and Mary Varndell, substituting for Richard Startin, on yesterday at St Mary Bourne beatin...

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    Posted: 11 Aug 19
  • NICOLE IN CHAMPION OF CHAMPIONS

    NICOLE IN CHAMPION OF CHAMPIONS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Yesterday morning at Leamington, Nicole Rogers continued her quest to become the National Champion of Champions when, in the ...

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    Posted: 8 Aug 19
  • FIRST BDBA FINALISTS

    FIRST BDBA FINALISTS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Congratulations to Barry Lee and Jim Dixon who, following victories over Kingsclere and Alton Social, have now beaten clubmates Kevin Vicker...

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    Posted: 8 Aug 19
  • TRIPLE INTO AREA FINAL

    TRIPLE INTO AREA FINAL

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Congratulations to Steve Devonish, Sean Lassman and Bob Goodyear who, this evening at Malshanger, overcame an Alton Social triple skipped by...

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    Posted: 8 Aug 19
  • YOUNGSTERS DO OAKLEY PROUD

    YOUNGSTERS DO OAKLEY PROUD

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Heralded in the official programme of the Bowls England National Championships as the youngest rink ever to qualify for the National Finals ...

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    Posted: 7 Aug 19
  • CONGRATULATIONS TO ALICE AND LORNA

    CONGRATULATIONS TO ALICE AND LORNA

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    The Club's congratulations go to Alice Lovett and Lorna Devonish, who, yesterday, before the commencement of their Fours game at Leaming...

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    Posted: 7 Aug 19
  • DISAPPOINTING START AT LEAMINGTON

    DISAPPOINTING START AT LEAMINGTON

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    It was not a good morning for the two Oakley players in the Junior Singles played today at Leamington Spa.  First up was Nicole Ro...

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    Posted: 4 Aug 19
  • SPLENDID DAY FOR CLUB DRAWN TRIPLES

    SPLENDID DAY FOR CLUB DRAWN TRIPLES

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Today saw 33 members arrive at Malshanger eager to participate in the Club Drawn Triples where the players are seeded as leads, seconds and ...

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    Posted: 28 Jul 19
  • "7 UP" FOR NICOLE

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    The Club's Congratulations go to Nicole Rogers who, this morning at the the Old Green Southampton, in the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Fi...

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    Posted: 28 Jul 19
  • OAKLEY LADIES SHINE IN THE RAIN

    OAKLEY LADIES SHINE IN THE RAIN

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Saturday dawned wet and, although the Met Office forecast was for the weather to clear by 10 am, Oakley's game against Milton Park Ladie...

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    Posted: 27 Jul 19
  • GAZETTE WIN FOR LADIES

    GAZETTE WIN FOR LADIES

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Yesterday, on a very hot evening, Oakley Ladies travelled to Fleet United for a game in the Gazette Cup, the club knock out cup for the Nort...

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    Posted: 26 Jul 19
  • THE COME BACK KIDS

    THE COME BACK KIDS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Tonight at Banister Park, Oakley's hopes that Nicole Rogers and Heather Statham would qualify for Leamington in the Pairs seem...

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    Posted: 22 Jul 19
  • OAKLEY(MEN) OUTCLASSED

    OAKLEY(MEN) OUTCLASSED

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    After their best ever run in the National Two Rink Competition, Oakley's men faced a stiff challenge this morning with the visit of ...

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    Posted: 21 Jul 19
  • WEATHER ON CLUB'S SIDE

    WEATHER ON CLUB'S SIDE

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Dame Fortune was on the Club's side today.  With the forecast being for a wet afternoon and having experienced heavy overnight rain...

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    Posted: 20 Jul 19
  • PAIRS REACH COUNTY SEMI FINAL

    PAIRS REACH COUNTY SEMI FINAL

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    This evening at Banister Park, Nicole Rogers and Heather Statham took on the Denmead team of Vanessa Wright and Cyndy Goldacre in ...

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    Posted: 18 Jul 19
  • YOUNG FOUR REACH NATIONAL FINALS

    YOUNG FOUR REACH NATIONAL FINALS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    After the disappointment of missing out on a place at Leamington by losing narrowly in the semi finals of the County Fours, the Oa...

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    Posted: 15 Jul 19
  • 24 HOURS IS A LONG TIME IN BOWLS

    24 HOURS IS A LONG TIME IN BOWLS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    After yesterday's disappointment in the Hants and Berks Cup, Oakley's men returned to the green this morning for their fifth ro...

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    Posted: 14 Jul 19
  • RIC IS LEAMINGTON BOUND

    RIC IS LEAMINGTON BOUND

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Oakley's Ric Newson travelled this morning to Banister Park, Southampton, for the County quarter finals of the Singles needing to win tw...

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    Posted: 14 Jul 19
  • MEN MISS OUT IN HANTS AND BERKS

    MEN MISS OUT IN HANTS AND BERKS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    It was not a good morning.  Playing at Howard Park, in the semi final of the District Knockout Cup, Oakley's Men trailed 11-13 afte...

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    Posted: 13 Jul 19
  • TENSE TOP CLUB

    TENSE TOP CLUB

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    Tonight Oakley's Ladies travelled to take on Camberley in the National Top Club Competition.  With home advantage and having b...

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    Posted: 12 Jul 19
  • EVEN SOUTH WEST TRAINS FAIL TO DERAIL OAKLEY

    EVEN SOUTH WEST TRAINS FAIL TO DERAIL OAKLEY

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    With Nicole Rogers having to travel from Swindon to Southampton for this evening's County Triples Semi-Final there was concern when Sout...

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    Posted: 11 Jul 19
  • DISAPPOINTMENT FOR SENIOR FOURS

    DISAPPOINTMENT FOR SENIOR FOURS

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    This morning, for the second time in three years, an Oakley rink was looking to win the County Senior Fours Final and although this time it ...

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    Posted: 10 Jul 19
  • MIXED FORTUNES TONIGHT

    MIXED FORTUNES TONIGHT

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    At Banister Park this evening, Alice Lovett and Nicole Rogers were the two representatives from the Northern Area in the County Two Wood Sin...

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    Posted: 8 Jul 19
  • THE RINK 8 CURSE

    THE RINK 8 CURSE

    Malshanger, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    Article by: Spencer Kerley

    This morning Terry Heath, Ric Newson and Ashley Nethercliffe travelled to Atherley to compete in the Last Eights of the County Triples. Draw...

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    Posted: 7 Jul 19