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  • Opening of Indoor Rink

    Opening of Indoor Rink

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Dear Members The Executive Committee have now looked at the Guidance issued by EIBA about Indoor Bowls under Tier 2 and have agreed to o...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 4 Dec 20
  • Executive Committee Minutes- 13th Nov

    Executive Committee Minutes- 13th Nov

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Please note minutes from the Executive Committee meeting held on the 13th of November have been uploaded to the website under the CLUB MANAG...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 23 Nov 20
  • Somerset Bowls Association- Individual Competitions 2021

    Somerset Bowls Association- Individual Competitions 2021

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Below are listed the county competitions for next year. An editable version of the entry form can be found under the Fixtures and Competitio...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 16 Nov 20
  • Draft 2021 Fixture Lists

    Draft 2021 Fixture Lists

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Under the Fixtures & Competitions tab you will find copies of the draft 2021 outdoor fixture lists. The fixtures for the East of Exe mix...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 14 Nov 20
  • Bowls England National Competitions 2021

    Bowls England National Competitions 2021

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    As we look forward to the 2021 season, and hopefully a return to some form of normality, we are pleased to provide you with an update on Nat...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 13 Nov 20
  • Vacancies for club officers

    Vacancies for club officers

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Please could members consider volunteering for the following posts. The club treasurer, Tony Gibson, has announced he will be resigning as c...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 13 Nov 20
  • Amy (née Stanton) and Andy Walters

    Amy (née Stanton) and Andy Walters

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Amy and Andy are pleased to announce the arrival of their second son today. Charlie Andrew Walters Born 3/11/2020@ 9.33 All good! Thanks Jul...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 3 Nov 20
  • Closure of the Club

    Closure of the Club

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Dear Members Due to the announcement of the month-long lockdown, it is with regret that our planned opening of the Indoor Rink on Saturday ...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 3 Nov 20
  • Part 2- Message from Jon Cockroft- BE Chief Exec

    Part 2- Message from Jon Cockroft- BE Chief Exec

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    This summer has evidenced the value of National Governing Bodies across sport. We regulate the environment in which a sport is played, devel...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 16 Oct 20
  • Part 1- Message from Jon Cockroft- Bowls England Chief Executive

    Part 1- Message from Jon Cockroft- Bowls England Chief Executive

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    JON COCKCROFT: A LETTER TO THE BOWLS ENGLAND COMMUNITY As the winter woollies are dusted off, our radiators stir into life and the lawn get...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 15 Oct 20
  • Exec committee meeting minutes

    Exec committee meeting minutes

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    The minutes to the Exec meeting held on the 9th October have been uploaded to the website under Club Management > 2020 Committee Minutes

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 11 Oct 20
  • Moving of Lockers

    Moving of Lockers

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Dear Members As you will remember, prior to lockdown, we were going to move the lockers as the Mens and Ladies Changing Rooms would be swap...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 9 Oct 20
  • BOWLS ENGLAND NEWS: Enter now for your chance to play at the ‘Wembley of Bowls’!

    BOWLS ENGLAND NEWS: Enter now for your chance to play at the ‘Wembley of Bowls’!

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Subject: BOWLS ENGLAND NEWS: Enter now for your chance to play at the ‘Wembley of Bowls’! Enter now for your chance to play at ...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 6 Oct 20
  • 11th September Exec Committee meeting minutes

    11th September Exec Committee meeting minutes

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Minutes for the Exec meeting on the 11th September 2020 have been added to the website under Club Management > 2020 Committee Meetings

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 5 Oct 20
  • Inside Bowls Magazine- Oct 2020

    Inside Bowls Magazine- Oct 2020

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Please click here for the October 2020 edition of World Bowls Inside Bowls Magazine.

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 3 Oct 20
  • Closing of the Green

    Closing of the Green

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Dear Members I hope you are all keeping well. As most of you will be aware that thanks to the Green Staff, we have been able to keep th...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 2 Oct 20
  • Scenes on the Bowling Green.

    Scenes on the Bowling Green.

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Members may recognise some of the gestures of bowlers ion this video from 1960? https://movingimage.nls.uk/film/3292 Scenes on the Bowlin...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 30 Sep 20
  • Club Welfare Officer

    Club Welfare Officer

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Could members please note that Gill Groves has taken over as club welfare officer until the next AGM. Should you need to contact Gill please...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 26 Sep 20
  • Vernon Adams- Some sad news

    Vernon Adams- Some sad news

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    It is with great regret that we must report the passing of Vernon Adams. Vernon was a club member for many years, my first memory of him was...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 25 Sep 20
  • Clubhouse Renovations

    Clubhouse Renovations

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Please click above to see the latest pictures of the Clubhouse renovations. Painting has progressed well this week due to members helping w...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 23 Sep 20
  • Clubhouse Renovations

    Clubhouse Renovations

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Dear Members Work on the Clubhouse is proceeding well and we have now moved onto the decorating phase. Steve has asked if anyone has a few...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 16 Sep 20
  • Link for David J Bryant funeral service

    Link for David J Bryant funeral service

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    I am sure that many of you couldn’t access the live link on Friday. This one works (click here) and is a recording of the ceremony (l...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 14 Sep 20
  • Live streaming of David Bryant's funeral service

    Live streaming of David Bryant's funeral service

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    FUNERAL SERVICE FOR DAVID BRYANT at Christchurch, Clevedon 2.30pm Friday, 11 September LIVE STREAMING AND RECORDED COVERAGE Many people ha...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 10 Sep 20
  • NOMADS MIXED BOWLING ASSOCIATION- THE END

    NOMADS MIXED BOWLING ASSOCIATION- THE END

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    It is with great regret that we have to announce the end of the Nomads Mixed Bowling Association as of the 30th September 2020. We will not ...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 6 Sep 20
  • Inside Bowls Magazine

    Inside Bowls Magazine

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    The September edition of Inside Bowls magazine can be viewed by clicking here

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 2 Sep 20
  • 2020 outdoor competitions finals

    2020 outdoor competitions finals

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    The finals of our 2020 outdoor competitions will be played simultaneously on Saturday 5th September at 1.30pm The finals are: Singles: ...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 30 Aug 20
  • IMPORTANT- August Exec Committee Meeting minutes

    IMPORTANT- August Exec Committee Meeting minutes

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    The minutes from the Executive committee meeting held on the 14th August have been uploaded to the website under CLUB MANAGEMENT - 2020 Comm...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 30 Aug 20
  • OBITUARY – DAVID J. BRYANT CBE (SOMERSET)

    OBITUARY – DAVID J. BRYANT CBE (SOMERSET)

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    We are saddened to learn of the passing of the man regarded by many as the greatest lawn bowler of all time, David J. Bryant CBE, at the age...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 27 Aug 20
  • Club Competitions- Semi-finals Sat 29th August

    Club Competitions- Semi-finals Sat 29th August

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Members are invited to come and watch the semi-finals of this year's club competitions which will be held this Saturday 29th August- Op...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 27 Aug 20
  • Extended Outdoor Green opening- 3rd October

    Extended Outdoor Green opening- 3rd October

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Could members please note that following discussions between the Executive Committee and the Greenkeeping Team it has been agreed that the o...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 27 Aug 20
  • APPLICATIONS FOR MIDDLETON CUP TRIALS 2021

    APPLICATIONS FOR MIDDLETON CUP TRIALS 2021

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    MIDDLETON CUP 2021 Any player wishing to be considered for a Middleton Cup trial in 2021 please let Henry know by email info@wellington...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 24 Aug 20
  • APPLICATIONS FOR JOHN’S TROPHY TRIALS  2021

    APPLICATIONS FOR JOHN’S TROPHY TRIALS 2021

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    SOMERSET BOWLS ASSOCIATION www.somersetbowls.org.uk Performance Manager: MRS EDNA BESSELL MBE South Lodge, 111 Southway Drive, Yeovil,...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 24 Aug 20
  • New Safeguarding Modules open for bookings

    New Safeguarding Modules open for bookings

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    New Modules released! Following the immense success of the ‘Adult Safeguarding in Bowls’ module, Coach Bowls are delighted to a...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 18 Aug 20
  • Bowls England podcasts

    Bowls England podcasts

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    https://somersetbowls.org.uk/2020/08/13/get-involved-in-be-podcasts/ Bowls England wants to hear from clubs and club members across England...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 13 Aug 20
  • 2021 COUNTY  COMPETITIONS

    2021 COUNTY COMPETITIONS

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Any member wishing to play in a county competition next year should email info@wellingtonbowling.club requesting an application form describ...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 13 Aug 20
  • Bowls England News: HAVE YOUR SAY ON OUR FUTURE AND WIN A SET OF TAYLOR BOWLS

    Bowls England News: HAVE YOUR SAY ON OUR FUTURE AND WIN A SET OF TAYLOR BOWLS

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    News release – Friday 7th August 2020 HAVE YOUR SAY ON OUR FUTURE AND WIN A SET OF TAYLOR BOWLS It is critical that all those who ca...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 9 Aug 20
  • Club Alterations

    Club Alterations

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Some members may not be aware but the clubhouse has undergone a significant transformation this summer with the relocation of the bar. Many ...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 7 Aug 20
  • Bowls England webinars

    Bowls England webinars

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Recent webinars have now been uploaded to the Bowls England YouTube channel which will enable you to share with your fellow club officials a...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 24 Jul 20
  • Website Design

    Website Design

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Henry recently attended a Bowls England communications webinar. One of the topics discussed was club websites. A key recommendation from thi...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 22 Jul 20
  • June and July Exec Committee meeting minutes

    June and July Exec Committee meeting minutes

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    A copy of the 5th June and 3rd July Exec Committee meeting minutes has been uploaded to the website under the 2020 Committee Minutes tab. Pl...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 19 Jul 20
  • Extra Roll up session

    Extra Roll up session

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    An additional slot has been added on Monday at 6 30pm. This is a Roll up session only and must be booked through Janet Moore. This is not a ...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 18 Jul 20
  • Westlecot (Swindon) Bowling Club  Open Two Wood Triples Event 2020  Sunday 30th/Monday 31st August 2020

    Westlecot (Swindon) Bowling Club Open Two Wood Triples Event 2020 Sunday 30th/Monday 31st August 2020

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Westlecot (Swindon) Bowling Club Open Two Wood Triples Event 2020 Sunday 30th/Monday 31st August 2020 Bowls is being played under restricti...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 27 Jun 20
  • SOMERSET OPEN PAIRS 2020

    SOMERSET OPEN PAIRS 2020

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    With our bowling very limited this year I am considering holding an Open Pairs competition. This will be held at Clevedon Bowling Club and ...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 25 Jun 20
  • World Bowls- Inside Bowls Magazine

    World Bowls- Inside Bowls Magazine

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    The June 2020 edition of Inside Bowls Magazine can be read here

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 18 Jun 20
  • Green guidelines- 20th June

    Green guidelines- 20th June

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Following on from our opening the green for individual play and further guidance from Bowls England I can announce today the following chang...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 12 Jun 20
  • Laws of the Sport of Bowls- Crystal Mark v3.2

    Laws of the Sport of Bowls- Crystal Mark v3.2

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    The Laws of the Sport of Bowls – Crystal Mark version 3.2 was approved at a World Bowls Council Meeting in June 2020. The following r...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 12 Jun 20
  • Opening of the Green - Club rules

    Opening of the Green - Club rules

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Following on from my message earlier this week, please find the club policy relating to playing on the Opening the Green 2020 tab. These ru...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 27 May 20
  • Simple Tips and Exercises for Lawn Bowls to prevent injury

    Simple Tips and Exercises for Lawn Bowls to prevent injury

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    One of our club coaches, Richard Whiting, has recommended some Simple Tips and Exercises for Lawn Bowls to prevent injury that we try before...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 26 May 20
  • Opening the Green 2020

    Opening the Green 2020

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Following a mini Executive Committee meeting on 23rd May it was decided that we are now in a position to Open the Green with effect from Sat...

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 24 May 20
  • Exec committee meeting 18th May- minutes

    Exec committee meeting 18th May- minutes

    Wellington, Somerset
    Article by: info@wellingtonbowling.club

    Redacted minutes for the Executive meeting held on the 18th May have been uploaded to the 2020 committee minutes tab.

    Wellington Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 24 May 20