Welcome to Torquay Bowling Club

 

We’re off

Under a clear blue sky the 2019 season kicked off with Susie Colley, Chair of the Chamber of Commerce and MD of West Country Healthcare, delivering the first wood of the season. This was followed by 46 players, a great turnout for Easter Sunday, out on the green playing a respectable 10 ends before retiring to the club house for hot cross buns

The experts watch as Susie Colley delivers the first wood of the season

 

Club Champions 2018

Dave Vinnicombe and Maggie Boyle

 

Latest Twitter News


A busy weekend with Norwest BC visiting us on Sunday, on what their website calls an away day to Torquay. Delighted you have decided to visit us, have a great time.

On Saturday 25 May we welcome Great Torrington, the second game of their southern tour. Have a great afternoon.

League tables updated this morning on website (20 May)

Sat 18/5 delighted to be hosting the County Ladies Junior Singles today from 10 till 2. Should be well worth watching.

Just a reminder, Over 55s games are Wednesday mornings and RMTL every Thursday morning. MDL and SDLBL are as arranged. See the fixtures book and notice boards for details.

Tue 14/5 This morning we welcome the Lancashire Lads and Lasses to the club. Hope everyone knows about the revised 10 am start.

 

Club Charity

For 2019 the clubs charity is Allerton Ward at Torbay Hospital. This is the ward treating Mal Williams.

 

Want to Contact Us

You can use the Contact page to email June, our Secretary. Contact details for all of our Committee Members and League Team Captains and Selectors can be found on the Club Directory page.

 

Items for sale

From time to time the club has surplus items which we would like to dispose of. These can be found on the For Sale page. For club members an area has been set aside on the notice boards for you to advertise bowls clothing and equipment both wanted and for sale.

Riviera Tournament

We are co-hosts of the annual English Riviera Open Bowls Tournament. In 2018 it will be held between 17th and 24th June. Full details from the tournament web-site

 

Forthcoming Events

For details of all our activities not in the fixtures list see the Events Diary.

 

League Tables

See the latest league tables for all  of our competitive sides.

 

Friends of Torquay Bowling Club

Shows you all the businesses that are supporting the club through sponsorship and advertising. Please consider them when making purchases. You may also find the occasional special offer to club members, so keep returning to the page.

 

fb-flogo-blue-broadcast-2Thanks to Sarah there has been a club page on Facebook for some time, but sadly many of us didn’t know. Well now we do. If you have something to share, or just want to browse, go and have a look.

 

Bowls Tours to Torquay
Why you should come, where to stay and what to do

For a successful tour you want a comfy bed, good food, enjoyable bowling and something to do when not bowling. To help you plan your tour and make the most of your time we have put together a page with a mixture of local information and selected adverts. More content will be added so keep coming back to see what is on offer.

 

Support for the Deaf

One of our members is a qualified signer for the deaf. If you are visiting us on a tour or interested in joining our club, are deaf and would appreciate the support of a signer, please get in touch with us in advance of your visit.

 

Interested in playing bowls

The best thing you can do is give it a try. Have a look at our page devoted to those who haven’t yet taken the plunge  and actually played the game. We look forward to meeting you on the green.

 

Thinking of joining our club

You probably know what you are looking for in a club so please feel free to look around our site and see what we have to offer. Why not start at the About us page. Then it’s up to you to either drop in and talk to us or contact June our secretary.

To all club members

Help to keep the website up to date and useful for all members by keeping me (Barry 01803 215626 or email tqwebsite@gmail.com) informed of any news or events to be held that you think should be on these pages.