Ottery St Mary Bowls Club launch new term of Friday Open Nights

PUBLISHED: 10:24 19 April 2017 | UPDATED: 10:24 19 April 2017

Ottery St Mary Bowls Club members before the opening drive to launch a new season of outdoor bowling at Strawberry Lane club.

Ottery St Mary Bowls Club members before the opening drive to launch a new season of outdoor bowling at Strawberry Lane club.

Archant

This Friday (April 21) sees the start of the Ottery St Mary Bowls Club Club Nights where any new players are always welcome to come along and try their hand, all equipment and coaching is provided, writes Michael Smith.

All that folk require is flat shoes or trainers and it all starts from 6pm at the club’s Strawberry Lane home.

The following Friday (April 28), sees the start of our Open Weekend, proceedings begin at 4pm on Friday with an event ‘Bowls 4 Fun’.

John and Terri Ward, the club’s BDA coaches, will be on hand with expert advice and help to anyone who would like to try this great game of bowls..

All ages are welcome, at the Ottery St Mary club the you8ngste current playing member is 13 years and the oldest is 92!

The ‘Bowls 4 Fun’ event continues over the weekend from 11am on Saturday, April 29 through to the close of play on Sunday (April 30).

For more information, contact John and Terri Ward on 01404 814651, or Mike Smith on 01404 811195.

Other Sport Stories

Yesterday, 15:23

Beer Albion progressed to the semi-finals of the East Devon Senior Cup with a 3-0 home win against Macron League Division One side Perry Street and Yonder Hill, writes Richard Honnor.

Read more
Yesterday, 14:59

Honiton 2nd XV travelled to North Devon with the club’s 1st XV for a ‘double-header’ with hosts Torrington and it was a happy return journey as the 2nds emulated the senior side, winning their game 55-12, writes James Foot.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:55

Former Colyton Grammar School student and Seaton Tennis Club member, Emma Hurst played a big part in the GB team’s golden success at the prestigious Master’U BNP Paribas event in Lille, France - the biggest university team tennis tournament in the world.

Read more
Sunday, December 10, 2017

There was a dramatic last end victory for Honiton ladies over Torbay in the national Yetton Plate competition, writes Julie Grant.

Read more
Sunday, December 10, 2017

The Devon FA ran this year’s Futsal qualifiers at Cranbrook Education Campus on the second Sunday of December.

Read more
Sunday, December 10, 2017

The Lyme Regis December medal saw a very tight finish in Division One, writes Richard Jackman.

Read more
Sunday, December 10, 2017

Scruffs are four points clear at the top of the Honiton Skittles League after a 429-424 home success against Three Tuns B.

Read more
Sunday, December 10, 2017

The latest popular Honiton Tuesday Mixed competition was played as an American Foursomes, with 26 players taking part, writes Liz Rogers.

Read more
Friday, December 8, 2017

Honiton ladies were in fine form when they met Madeira in a Lane trophy match, writes Julie Grant.

Read more
Friday, December 8, 2017

Ottery St Mary boss Dave Fairweather was very honest after his side had been beaten 5-1 at neighbours Tipton St John.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 5°C

min temp: 4°C

Most Read Sport

Useful Links

Family notices
Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Submit a Story
Buy Photos
Competitions
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Midweek Herald e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Local business directory

Honiton's trusted business finder

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications