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BRONZE MEDALS FOR DEVON BOWLERS AT THE COMMONWEALTH GAMES

Congratulations to Louis Ridout, Jamie Chestney and Sam Tolchard (Kings B.C.) who were part of the Men’s Fours who won a Bronze Medal by beating Wales 15-9. Congratulations, also, to …

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DEVON TRIO INVITED FOR TRIAL

Congratulations go to Harry Goodwin,  Cassidy Lenton and Harriet Stevens, all from Kings B.C., who have been invited to attend the England Under 25 Trial to be held on Monday …

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JOHNS TROPHY TRIAL 2018

36 Ladies have been invited to attend this year’s Johns Trophy Trial which will be held at Ottery St. Mary B.C. on Sunday May 13th commencing at 10.00 a.m. At …

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National Championships 2018

There is extra incentive for the bowlers from Bowls Devon who have entered the National Championships in 2018 in that the County has been allocated a third qualifier in a …

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Bowls England President 2018

At the Bowls England A.G.M., Bill Smith, who has recently joined Bitton Park B.C. having moved from Leicestershire to Teignmouth, was installed as the 2018 President. Congratulations, Bill, and we …

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FUNDING PACKAGES FROM THE BOWLS DEVELOPMENT ALLIANCE

The Bowls Development Alliance has again made available recruitment packages to encourage new bowlers, and the present “window” to apply for a package is 5.00 p.m. on March 30th. The …

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SAFEGUARDING COURSE

A Safeguarding Course for Club Welfare Officers has been arranged for Thursday May 31st at South Molton B.C. commencing at 12.30 p.m. The cost is £35 per person. Please contact …

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LEVEL ONE COACHING COURSE

Sports Structures has agreed that, provided enough people wish to register and attend, a two-day Level One Coaching Course be held at Exonia B.C. on Sunday April 8th and Sunday …

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Addition to the Presidential Team

Bowls Devon are pleased to welcome Bob Dowdell from Buckfastleigh B.C. to the Presidential Team as Men’s Junior Vice-President. Bob, originally from Plymouth,  trained as an apprentice Marine Engineer before …

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Plymouth SFD Install Defibrillator

Plymouth Sir Francis Drake B.C. is the latest club in the County to have a defibrillator installed at its premises. The equipment was acquired with funds provided by the Plymouth …

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Annual Christmas Lunch

Just over fifty people attended the Annual Christmas lunch of the Past Presidents, Life Members and Honorary Members Association which was held at Padbrook Park Cullompton on December 10th. Prior …

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CONGRATULATIONS TO DEVON’S BOWLERS

Natalie Chestney, Sophie Tolchard, Jamie Chestney, Robert Paxton, Louis Ridout and Sam Tolchard have been selected to represent England in the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games to be held in Australia …

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ANNUAL LUNCH AND PRESENTATION OF AWARDS 2017

 Just under 150 people attended this year’s Annual Lunch and Presentation of Awards which was held once again at the Langstone Cliff Hotel. It was a very enjoyable meal, and …

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