News from your Green Team

Your Green Team has been working hard this season to improve our grading from a B+ in 2022 to a higher grade. Extensive work was carried out last year by our contractor to replace the wooden green edge supports with concrete and level the green surface on rink 5 & 6. This was completed earlier… more

Open Weekend and Charity Match 1st and 2nd June 2024

  Charity Match Competitors Once again this year our Open Weekend and Charity Match attracted many visitors to our Club. On the Saturday a steady stream of visitors came to the Club to have a go at lawn bowls. Our coaching team was on hand to give basic instruction to potential new members. On the… more

Spring Newsletter

  Oundle Bowling Club – Spring Newsletter Dear Members The beginning of the outdoor playing season is not far away, something we are all looking forward to. We would like to bring the membership up to date with various matters which we feel may be of interest. The Green The surrounds to the green which… more

OBC Short Mat Rose Bowl match

This year’s Rose Bowl on Friday 8th March had a different format from past events, so instead of four to a team we played triples over three ends, with the closest to the jack winning the end and the remaining bowls not counting towards the score. On the night we had nine teams entered from… more

Midlane Trophy Final

Yesterday saw the knockout final played for the Midlane Trophy. Congratulations to the winners:- Dave Warren Liz Clayton Mike Hamill Sandy Watt This match was theĀ  culmination of a season of Friday night competitions for this trophy originally presented to the Club in memory of Peter Midlane. Peter was instrumental in leading Oundle Bowling Club… more

Big Bowls Weekend and Charity Match in aid of Sue Ryder

Once again this year we were blessed with sunny weather for Open Weekend and Sunday Charity Match. A number of local residents visited the club over the weekend to give bowls a try. With the assistance of our coaching team all enjoyed the experience and would give consideration to becoming members. Our Charity Match on… more

Northamptonshire Bowls Youth Development Scheme

Yesterday I had the privilege of being part of a team of Bowls England Coach Bowls coaches who marked for the all day singles competitions at Northampton Indoor Bowls Club. All the coaches remarked on how enthusiastic the young players were in their games. It was gratifying to see their commitment to continuing their learning… more