IMPROVE YOUR CLUB’S COMMUNICATION- Bowls England

Friday 10th July (2pm) IMPROVE YOUR CLUB’S COMMUNICATION 3rd July, 2020 by Matt Wordingham We are delighted to announce a free webinar to assist members with ideas and techniques to communicate to club members using simple ideas which save time, money and are hassle-free. Examples will be provided to show the importance of internal and…

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Sad loss of Peter Fry

Sad news that Peter Fry died on 10 June, aged 76. Although a member of NLBC for a relatively short time, he will be remembered for his individuality and his unique style.  We had not heard from him for a while, but his name was being mentioned only yesterday. We will let you know when we…

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Update Bowls England

The Government confirmed yesterday (Monday 1st June) that groups of six can now meet outside provided people from different households observe social distancing (staying at least 2m apart). This is good news for bowls, as we are aware many of our clubs that have opened, or wished to reopen, felt the previous Government guidance on numbers…

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London HogWatch Project

Interestingly, Hampstead Heath it is already known to have a reasonable population of hedgehogs, probably the best in London.  One of the aspects of interest to ZSL is to find out how far the hedgehogs venture from the Heath. Zoological Society of London Institute of Zoology Zoological Society of London Regent’s Park London  NW1 4RY…

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We are open, operating under the strict Government guidelines.

GOV.UK Guidance for the public on the phased return of outdoor sport and recreation in England. Published 13 May 2020 You can play lawn bowls and croquet where facilities have reopened, but you can only take part in these activities by yourself, or with members of your household or with 1 person outside of your household,…

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Closing certain businesses and venues

Everyone is instructed to comply with the rules issued by the government in relation to coronavirus, in order to protect both themselves and others. As of 1pm on 26 March 2020 new Regulations extending the restrictions are now enforceable by law in England due to the threat to public health. These supersede Regulations that came…

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HM 94

Bowls England Patron 94 today

Bowls England wishes a very happy 94th birthday to our Patron, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

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Help for some clubs

3 pages converted from PDFs BOWLS ENGLAND  31st March 2020 STATEMENT: CORONAVIRUS (COVID‐19) – FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR CLUBS Clubs, County Associations and Bowls England are facing a period where there is the loss of regular income whilst there are overheads and bills to be paid. Sport England and the Government has put in place a…

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Quiz Night

Please put Friday 27 March in your diaries. On that day, we will hold a quiz night hosted by our resident quizmaster, Dennis. We will have room for eight tables for teams up to six strong. The quiz will start at 19:00, nibbles will be provided but not food as such. Better eat before you turn…

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President’s Cup awarded to

2019 winner of President’s Cup The winner of the President’s Cup is always the big surprise at presentation evenings. It is within the gift of the NLBC president to honour the player who has made the greatest strides as a bowler. As president in 2019, Cynthia Allen decided that the winner was Brendon Wall. His…

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Flying Squad?

Hertfordshire Bowls Coaching Society  You probably know of our Skills Days where we can work with 30-odd members on a whole green, but let us introduce our new “Flying Squad” This is a group of Senior Coaches and Umpires who can – individually or as a group – visit your club to offer help with…

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Presentation Supper

Menu for our presentation supper, 1st February ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Menu Canapes on arrival STARTER Hearty Vegetable Soup (v/vg/gf) Bread & Butter BUFFET Roast Pork with Crackling (gf) Honey Thyme & Lemon Chicken (gf) Roasted Vegetable Tart (v/) Dauphinoise Potatoes Seasonal Vegetables Gravy DESSERT Assiette of Desserts Cheese & Biscuits   Illustration Only If you would like…

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