PBC TEAM WIN AT TAVISTOCK BC TOURNAMENT

Tavistock Bowling Club 2018 Tournament held its annual tournament on Sunday 3 June with 18 teams taking part representing Clubs from Devon & Cornwall. The weather was glorious and a great time was had by all who attended.  The eventual winners were from Plymstock Bowling Club (Maureen Hibbitt, Hilary Avent, John McMahon & Peter Hopper) with the runners-up from Bere Alston (Linda Squire, Margaret Gregory, Ken Wood & Colin Squire).  Yelverton Bowling Club came in third place (Andy Lea, Pete Ross, Rosemary Perryman & Shirley Smale) with Dunheved in fourth place (Judith Prynne, Rhona Keighley, Peter Prynne, Brian Keighley).

CAPTAIN’S CHARITY 2016/17

CAPTAIN’S CHARITY 2016/17

Dave Hopper, our 2016/17 Club Captain was delighted to present a cheque to David Squires of The Chestnut Appeal [Prostate Cancer] for £1090.00 which was raised with the help of Club Members during David’s year in office.

Assisting Dave to lift the cheque were Fred Burch – Club President, Michael Jones – Club Secretary, John Rowe – Club Treasurer & Colin Jeffs – Short Mat Chairman.

CPR saves a life.

CPR saves a life.

Picture shows The Club President, Fred Burch, presenting a letter from The British Heart Foundation and a certificate from the club in thanks for John Roes’ prompt action in giving CPR to Martyn Ellis when he had a heart attack at the club.

John quickly assessed the gravity of the situation and delivered CPR until The Paramedics arrived. They confirmed that without Johns’ prompt action Martyn may not have survived.

Devon Bowls Presentation Dinner

Devon Bowls Presentation Dinner

On Sunday 29th October 2017 Bowls Devon held their annual Presentation Dinner at The Langstone Cliff Hotel Dawlish.

After an excellent meal and a few drinks the President of Bowls Devon, Colin Healey, presented trophies to all the successful clubs.

Ladies Captain, Jackie Saunders and Vice Captain, Vivienne Brown, accepted the Ladies Top Club [Grace Matthews] Runners Up Trophy and Certificate, on behalf of Plymstock Bowling Club.

GRACE MATHEWS TROPHY

GRACE MATHEWS TROPHY

Not only did our Ladies get to the Semi-Finals of The Grace Mathews Top Club, they beat one of the favourites Madeira, to get there.

Yesterday 6th September at the Semi-Finals which were played at The Madeira Bowls Club, Exmouth, they won their Semi-Final by 3 to 2, against Topsham and narrowly lost the Final to Kings.

Well done ladies, you did us proud.

Grace Mathews WIN!

Grace Mathews WIN!

Our Ladies team played Madeira “A” Team at Abbrooke Park in the quarter-final of The Grace Mathews Top Club competition today.

They won with 3 disciplines to 2.  These were 2 Wood Singles. Triples & Rink.

They will now go to The Madeira Bowls Club Green [Exmouth] on the 6th September.

They will play the  Semi-final, in the morning, and if successful THE FINAL in the afternoon.

 

 

PLYMSTOCK BOWLING CLUB OPEN DAY

PLYMSTOCK BOWLING CLUB OPEN DAY

The OPEN DAY was a great success with over 80 visitors.

11 signed up for Social membership.

2 for Short Mat Membership

11 took away forms for Full Membership, of which at least 7 have booked for coaching with Jim.

Thanks to all members who gave up their time to assist, both on the day and the days leading up to it.

Photographs can be found on the Gallery.

 

 

 

PBC Tour 2018

PBC Tour 2018

Plymstock Bowling Club are pleased to announce that their 2018 Bowling Tour to Weston-Super-Mare has been confirmed and already 46 members have booked their places.

It is intended to play 4 matches, during the 4 day tour [3 nights], which will take place on 25th – 28th May 2018.

The clubs who have agreed to play us are, Ashton Park, Isle of Wedmore, Portishead and Cullompton Bowling Club.

We still have some rooms available, so please let Mike Brown, or Sandy Saunders know asap.

m.215brown@btinternet.comsandysaunders77@hotmail.co.uk