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Presidents Fun Day

For HRH the Queen's Jubilee Weekend, members are invited to come along to a fun day on Saturday 4th June from 1pm. Wear 50's clothes, play a fun game of bowls (or just watch) (Format to be decided) and bring a picnic for after the game.

Marldon 4's Invitation Event. (Sunday 7th August)

After two years absence, we are now ready to take to the green once again for another fun day!!

First Prize - £200 Second Prize - £120 Third Prize - £72

A team consists of two ladies and two men.

The entrance fee is £50 per team and this will include a free lunch and a desert.

The first game will start at 09:30am

If you are interested in entering a team, to reserve your place or have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact either Fran (01803 872472) or Anne (01803 555321).

2022 Tour

Our tour to Gloucestershire in May 2022 is nearly here and Ray has got the booklets containing the fixture details, so contact Ray to get yourself one if you are on the tour. 36 people have agreed to go and the Coach will pick us up outside Post office at 10:00am on May 15th. Please be there at 9:45 to load bags and cases onto the coach. We will be having Lunch at Gloucester Bowls Club before the first game of the week.

Club and Green Maintenance

Maintenance sessions continue on Tuesday mornings. The green will not be open for Roll ups on Tuesday am, if you are free why not volunteer for one of the maintenance jobs.

Paul says thanks to the guys that came to help to verticut the green recently but has issued an appeal for more volunteers to attend to lighten the workload of the current attendees. So please go down and see what you can do to help. Allan and Paul would be very grateful!

Volunteers continue to sweep the green daily as this should be done every morning, if weather permits, throughout the year. More volunteers are always welcome, Contact Paul to Volunteer.

Club Triples Night

The club night mixed triples restarted on Wednesday April 27th. Teams normally consist of five players, Contact Lynda Taylor for more details, or if you wish to join or form a team.

Christmas Dinner 2022

Paignton Club has been booked for the Christmas Dinner and Dance on 10th December 2022. Tickets will go on sale when the club opens for outdoor season.

Short Mat and Indoor Bowls 2021-22

The Shortmat Bowls Sessions in the Village hall have now finished for the summer and will hopefully recommence in October 2022. Further details available from Pam Neale. The indoor Bowls at the Derwent has also finished and the final league tables can be found via the RESULTS page on this site.

New Club Sponsors

We have two new Sponsors, they are G & C Home improvements and Churston Exterior Cleaning. We also received ongoing sponsorship from Marldon Service Station (Cox's garage), and Paignton Flat roofing. We would be pleased to hear from any other companies that may want to sponsor us for 2022 season. Further details on the Sponsorship page.

Presidents' Charities

The incoming President, Colin Cradock, announced that his Charity for 2021-22 will be the National Coastwatch Institution. and that the club would also get half of any monies raised. He has so far raised £212 so thats £106 each for club and charity.

Opening day 2022

We opened the green for the 2022 season on Wednesday April 20th at 2pm, with the President bowling the first wood, This was followed by a spider, a game and a burger in a bun.

Items For Sale/Wanted

Shaun O'Leary has a set of Drakes Pride Professional Woods Size 1 Heavy) in good condition (2018 Stamp) for sale. (£70 or best offer) Contact Shaun if you are interested.

Pat Denbow would like to buy a reasonably priced set of Size 00 woods, if anyone knows of any please contact Pat.

Items for sale

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Page updated 10th May 2022.