Current News

TEAM CAPTAINS

We recently held our AGM to elect team captains for the 2020 season.

Please see the following team captains :-

W’TON SOUTH STAFFS ‘A’     DAN BODLEY & KEVIN HOCKNULL

W’TON SOUTH STAFFS ‘B’     ROY JOINSON 

SUMMIT GARAGE ‘A’             DAN BODLEY & PAUL EVANS

SUMMIT GARAGE ‘B’             MICK LEDWIDGE & MARK HALL

WALSALL VETS ‘A’                DAVE BATE

WALSALL VETS ‘B’                TONY PAINTER & JACK PICKNELL

LICHFIELD LEAGUE              DAVE BATE & CHRIS BATE

W’TON VETS ‘B’                   DAVE BATE

LV BILSTON ‘A’                    PAUL EVANS

LV BILSTON ‘B’                    SARA CLAYTON

HEATH TOWN VETS ‘A'         TONY PAINTER & JACK PICKNELL

HEATH TOWN VETS ‘B’         DAVE BATE

STAFFORD LEAGUE              MARK CLAYTON

 

Code of Conduct

 

Brief reminder to the members that we still have outstanding members who have not signed and returned copies of the code of conduct. We will be working in the coming season to get these documents completed. Code of Conduct form is viewable in the news tab on the homepage


 

Green Update

 

We have spent over £4500.00 over the winter and close season on the maintenance program for the green, the green is looking great and clearly reflects the hard work and expenditure that has been administered. A huge amount of congratulations to all that gave up their valuable time and effort over the winter to enable us all to play on a great surface and surrounds.

 

Further work parties to be arranged before the season starts – Dates T.B.C.

 

Opening of the green - 14th March.



Subscriptions

 

The committee proposed there to be no increase in subscriptions this year and that it remain at the following amounts –

 

  • Senior - £20.00 + ( 7.00 Club Membership )

  • 16-18 - £10.00

  • Junior - FREE

  • vets  - £10.00


The Committee has requested that the memberships to be paid by the 31st March.


 

New Members

 

A warm welcome to the following members who have joined the club for the coming season - Conor Bray, Mark Jones, Ian Davis & Ray Cooper.


 

 

Additional News

 

2020 Presentation Date will possibly be arranged for early November. Date T.B.C.

 

New competitions provided by Lynn Pritchatt to be played on our green 1. George Pritchatt Ladies Classic & 2. Frank Turner Veterans Comp. We are kindly asking for the members to support these events as both the competitions and the club will benefit. Dates and information to follow.

 

An exciting school Initiative provided by Ross Edwards for our club to be able to have the opportunity to go into a primary school and promote the game of bowls by a presentation by Dan Bodley, hopefully with some success the club may gain new members and with also the possibility to run to activator courses.

 

The Committee are asking all members to be on the search for new sponsorship and other possibilities of raising money for the bowls club throughout the season.

 

A new Club uniform has been introduced to the club and with the hard work of Mark Clayton we have been able to set up a new deal with Diamond Equestrian for our new clothing for the season. All the groundwork has been done now and is just a case of the members going and purchasing the clothing – Please liaise with Mark Clayton for further information however once completely set up the ordering process will be available able to view the process on this website.

 

Diane Badger and her family are participating in some charity work for mental health and have kindly asked the member base if they would like to sponsor her. This is worthy cause and we hope this will be supported by as many people as possible.