We are very pleased and proud to launch this years events on the website for the 2018 Season. We hope you will find the content both interesting and informative. If you have anything you want us to include please feel free to contact David Greenwood, Debbie Greenwood or Gerald Webb. Its your site!
A Centenary Message from our President
It is with honour that I write this message as your President in this our clubs Centenary Year. The Centenary Committee have put together an exciting program of matches that befits this Special Year, so it is now up to us all to embrace the occasion and ensure it is truly memorable. Lets hope for good weather and an enjoyable year of bowling.
Wednesday 17th January saw the next game in the phase of friendly matches being played by the short mat members of our club with another match at home against Seend. The format for this one was two teams of four … Read on..
Last week saw the arrival of a third mat opening up the opportunity for additional players to join in. As it can be seen from the photographs the associated additional equipment is not yet fully up to specification and will … Read on..
This year has seen major advances in the development of the winter short mat activities where on a number of occasions over 20 members have turned up for a game which was more than could be accommodated. Ideas on how … Read on..
The autumn work has now started on both top and bottom greens and Trefor is looking for help next week on Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings, subject to dry weather, so please ring him (his number is in the handbook). … Read on..
On Thursday 7th September the annual battle took place for the Peter Bradbury Trophy between Mid Wilts Triples league rivals Devizes “A” and Devizes “B” to honour the memory of Peter who was a founder member of this league format. … Read on..
On Friday 8th September we hosted Portishead as they travelled back home from touring the Isle of Wight. The weather was not good and the game was in danger of being cancelled but all had been prepared to provide a … Read on..
Captains Charity Day, played on the revised date of Thursday 14th September, was played over only nine ends when a torrential rainstorm drenched the greens and all returned to the safety of the clubhouse. Whilst the numbers in attendance was … Read on..
The Dark Horses finished the season on a high gaining 20 points in the last four games, 4 points each from Holt and Trowbridge Angels and the full six points from Spencer Melksham Smoothies and Chippenham Town Dragons. I would … Read on..
On Wednesday 6th September Devizes travelled to North Wilts Bowls Club in Chippenham to join them in a six triples friendly match. The weather was reasonable the company good and the game, ah well, two out of three is pretty … Read on..