Welcome to Torquay Bowling Club

For men only

The wooden lockers in the men’s room are going to be replaced this winter. If you have one please empty it by the end of the outdoor season (last match 23 September) and leave it unlocked. The club will not be held responsible for any items that are lost should you fail to empty your locker.

 

Even More Congratulations

Not only have our ladies SDLBL B team secured promotion for the third successive season, they are promoted as champions for the third successive year winning all 12 games.

Our team in the Over 55’s V division have won and now go forward to the Over 55’s Finals. These will be held at Starcross on Wednesday 12th September, with the semi-fanals starting at 10 am.

Our Ladies triumphed in the SDLBL 4-3-2-1 Final against Newton Abbot at Victoria.

 

 

League Tables

 We now have the final league tables for all of our competitive teams. Last updated 13th September , see them here. It’s bad news for the MDL B team who slip to third and miss out on promotion after the very last game of the season between Kinsbridge and Victoria. Congratulations to Victoria on winning Division 3.

 

Club Champions 2018

Dave Vinnicombe and Maggie Boyle

 

Latest Twitter News

6 days ago
Availability sheets are up for indoor matches. If interested in playing in any of them get to the club as soon as you can. First game on Saturday 13 October.
1 week ago
Finals weekend starts tonight with the men's Singles Final starting at 5 pm. Everyone welcome.
2 weeks ago
Everyone enjoyed the game with yesterdays tourists, Ledbury, and Captain Norman's after match speach. Commiserations to their highest losing rink for being given disguises to get back into the hotel. https://t.co/FH5VCYJDip TorquayBowls photo
3 weeks ago
Our ladies are through to the final of the SDLBL 4-3-2-1 competition. They play Newton Abbot at Victoria, so no reason why we can't go and support them, on Friday 7th September starting at 5 pm.
4 weeks ago
Blackwood tourists came like all Welsh sides, to win, but their dragon couldn't save one rink from defeat. Another very enjoyable afternoon with excellent company. https://t.co/lmdObBmQ9M TorquayBowls photo
1 month ago
Great afternoon against the Warwickshire VPs on their tour. Not very good hosts winning on all six rinks. As their captain said, they had one rink that almost drew, only going down by 3 shots.

 

Club Charity

 This year’s charity is the Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust who are raising money to plant 3000 trees at Churston Woods. Many of the trees there had to be culled after a tree infection was detected last year.

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.

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.