Well done to all the ladies that competed in the Three Bowl Triples. Eventual winners and Skegness Bound to represent Derbyshire at the National Finals. Rosemary, Sharon and Liz.
Congratulations must also go to Steve, Dean and Nigel who played County 2BT at Heanor Miners Welfare and qualified for the final.
Green Opens Saturday 15th April
The season is nudging ever closer and preparations are underway!
Firstly we want to invite all our members to get actively involved in how our club looks. To this end we have arranged the following -
Saturday April 1st - Don't be a Fool - join us for Mats'n' Maintenance!
10.00am -1.00pm - Brunch Cobs and a hot drink at the end for all the Workers.
Mats back in ditches + much more.
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25th Aug Nationals Update & Member information updated with Meeting Minutes.
9th Sep Revised Club Finals Day Details
Both Leagues have now finished and final positions can be confirmed. Despite a strong finish to the season, taking 27 points from a possible 28 in the last four games, the Federation team finished second by two points to Stute.
The Bowls Derbyshire team finished third out of the five teams.
Thanks to the managers of both teams and well done to all members who played in the teams.
We now have three Cup finals left to play. Two this week, Thursday 18th and Friday 19th August.
18th Aug - Kath Mather Final - won
19th Aug - BDA Cup Final - Lost
Who has made the English Bowls Federation and Bowls England National Finals?
When and where are they ?
How can I support and follow the results?
English Bowling Federation National Finals take place in Skegness from Sunday 21st August for 7 days. Entry is Free, greens are on the seafront. If you are not able to visit results can be found at www.fedbowls.co.uk
Success for DWEBC players in Skegness, Liz Greenough has reached the Final in the Secretaries cup and Steve Menzies and Dean Shaw has reached the final of the Men's Pairs, see below.
Adams - Nigel Chaplin, Keith Cooper, Bernie Greenough, Steve Menzies, Dean Shaw
Update: Derbyshire Won the Adams Inter County Competition Picture of DWEBC players involved below. This is the first time since 1984, so well done to all.
Donald Stewart - Sharon Dent, Rosemary Gyford, Liz Greenough
Update: Derbyshire were Runners up
Reg Wright (Under 25) - Oliver Menzies (Reserve)
Update: Derbyshire were Runners up
Men's Pairs - Steve Menzies, Dean Shaw
Friday 26th First and Second round Won.
Semi Final Saturday Morning 27th - Won.
Final Saturday 27th Afternoon - Won.
Mixed Pairs - Bernie and Liz Greenough,
Tuesday 23rd Lost 1st RoundSecretary Cup - Liz Greenough
Wednesday 24th Won 1st Round
Semi final Saturday Morning 27th - Won
Final Saturday 27th Afternoon - Won
2 Wood Singles - Liz Greenough
Tuesday 23rd Won First Round
Wednesday 24th Lost 2nd Round
Bowls England National Finals are held at Victoria Park, Royal Leamington Spa from 25th August - 18th September. Tickets are available at the Gate, pre booked tickets are available at a discounted rate online. Results can be found at www.bowlsengland.com
We are pleased at announce that thanks to a generous donation from Sylvianna Barrell we have purchased a Defibrillator for the Club. It will be stored in the Pavilion. If you would like training in how to use it please contact Steve Bird who will provide information.
2022 Club Competitions
The Draws for the 2022 Club Competitions are now available both in the Pavilion and on the web site here
There is a lot going on in the club and bowls generally around Derbyshire but it is important to keep the site clean and tidy.
Dates for the next Work Party
There will be refreshments available and hopefully people will stay on for a roll up in the afternoon.
The Club has presented Sylvianna Barrell with a Framed Shirt in recognition of her donation enabling the Club to buy a new shirt for all 2021 Club Members. This was done in remembrance of her husband and former Club member Derek Barrell.