We generally organise a yearly spring bowls based holiday open
to both bowlers and non bowlers. Our May
2016 trip to Dawlish in Devon was so successful that everyone wanted a repeat
in 2017. Even more members are now
looking forward to the lovely Langstone Cliff Hotel, two matches against well
maintained local clubs, a raucous quiz night and much laughter.
Every other year we have an autumn bowls holiday in the
In November 2015 we boosted our vitamin D levels by visiting Cyprus and playing against 3 local bowls clubs.This was yet another great opportunity for socialising and much fun was had by all
This year we are heading to Vilamoura in Portugal in
October. Our President and our female
coach have been on a fact finding mission together to Portugal. (No scandal though. They recently celebrated their 50th Wedding
They reported that the hotel is well situated just across the
road from a large marina that is full of restaurants, bars, shops and ice-cream
parlours!! Something for everyone!!
They also popped into a local bowls club – the club were very welcoming and they were playing on a lawn grass green which was in very good condition.