Bowls club has a fine old time on tour!

July 04 2016

Bristol St Andrews Bowling Club toured Dorset over the weekend of June 10, raising £100 for Disability Bowls England in the process, following a large number of "fines" from the members whilst on tour.

Bristol St Andrews Bowling Club toured Dorset over the weekend of June 10, raising £100 for Disability Bowls England in the process, following a large number of "fines" from the members whilst on tour.

Bowlaway hosted the visited at the Arlington Hotel in Bournemouth, with a first class service from all staff and Excelsior Coaches, also based in Bournemouth.

Matches were played at Blandford BC on the Friday, Dorchester BC on the Saturday and Bournemouth BC on the Sunday.

Tour Manager and Club Captain, Glen Wintle, said: "The club is already planning for our 2017 tour to Pembrokeshire, having already toured Devon in 2015. We are always on the lookout for new members, beginners, experienced, young or old, and coaching can be provided for new members.”

Club membership is growing at St Andrews with 21 bowlers joining since 2014, boosting the membership to over 60 bowlers and social members.

A Bowls England 2 Star, Open Fours Tournament will be taking place at the club in Derby Road, Bishopston, on Sunday 25th September. For further details see http://www bristolstandrewsbowlingclub.co.uk/ .