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Black Country Night with Dandy

BLACK COUNTRY CHARITY EVENING AT NEWPORT BOWLING CLUB For the seventh year running bowling club member, Maureen Cundy, successfully organised another popular Black Country charity evening on Saturday, 20th February at Newport Bowling Club. The sold out performance featured the husband and wife comedy and vocal duo, Allan and Glynnis Briscoe, popularly known as ‘Dandy’, whose unique brand of contemporary…read more →

Club’s AGM

Nearly 70 members attended the Club’s AGM on Tuesday, 16th February. David Doody was elected as the new Club President for 2016. A selection of photos taken during the evening are shown below. A lively discussion took place regarding the date and payments of the annual fees. Colin Rudrum was voted Club member of the year and received his trophy…read more →

Annual Club Presentations Evening

Around 50 members and guests attended Newport Bowling Club’s annual presentation evening at the clubhouse on Saturday, 28th November. The evening began with a review by club treasurer, Bill Titley, of Newport’s successes, not only on the bowling green but indoors as well with short mat bowls and darts and dominos teams who have also performed well this year. Mr….read more →

NEWPORT OPEN BOWLS COMPETITION

A prestigious bowling competition, ‘The Newport Open’, took place at Newport Crown Green Bowling Club, on Sunday, 25th October and attracted 59 competitors from across Shropshire and the West Midlands, excluding home bowlers. The competition, organised by Newport green keeper, John Breeze, and sponsored by Newport Nova Cars, attracted prize money of over £1,000, with payouts being awarded to the…read more →

Annual Dinner and Competition Presentation Evening

Newport Crown Green Bowling Club held it’s annual dinner and competitions presentation evening at the Bowling Club on Saturday, 24th October. Club president, Tony Lloyd welcomed the thirty members to the dinner and gave a resume of the club’s activities through the past year and thanked all those who had contributed to the bowling and club events throughout the year….read more →

Ladies Day at Newport Bowling Club

On Sunday 28th June Newport Bowling Club held their annual Ladies Day event to which the men were invited to take part in a mixed doubles bowling competition. The ladies played three games of seven ends, each with a different male bowling partner. The men’s scores were each added to their respective lady partner’s scores and the winning lady was…read more →

Official opening of the green 2015

Newport Crown Green Bowling Club’s President, Tony Lloyd bowled the first official wood of the 2015 bowling season on Easter Monday, watched by an above average turnout of members and guests. Accompanied by past President Colin Rudrum, Tony welcomed members on a bright sunny April afternoon and wished everyone another successful bowling season. Following another excellent lunch prepared by Faye…read more →

Darts Presentation Night at the Newport Bowling Club

On Tuesday 31st March  

Black Country Night at Newport Bowling Club

On Saturday 14th February a Black Country charity night was held at the Newport Bowling Club featuring the music and comedy duo Glyn and Allan who perform under the name of ‘Dandy’ who has just celebrated over 30 years in entertainment. For the sixth year in a row this very popular event has been organised by Maureen Cundy, with help…read more →

Pudding Night

Pudding Competition Night at Newport Bowling Club on Saturday, 17th January 2015 Newport Crown Green Bowling Club’s popular annual pudding competition was attended by over 40 members on Saturday, 17th January at the bowling club. The competition to find the best homemade desert pudding was organised by the club’s entertainment committee, spearheaded by Gill Barker and Mary Gough, and attracted…read more →