on 11th FEB. 2017 AT NEWPORT BOWLS CLUB Once again, by popular demand, Black Country comedy vocal duo, Alan and Glynnis Brisco, popularly known as “Dandy”, returned to Newport to entertain an eighty strong audience at Newport Bowling Club on Saturday, 11th February. Their programme combining a mixture of Black Country humour with popular sixties songs was once again a…read more →

Skittles Night

A very successful Christmas skittles night was held in the bowling club on Saturday, 17th December 2016. The teams were larger than normal and a selection of photos taken during the evening by John Williamson is shown below. A raffle was held and excellent food was laid on by the members. The winning team is shown at the end. A…read more →

Presentation Evening

Club President, David Doody, welcomed 60 plus members to the club’s annual presentation evening on Saturday, 26th November 2016. Cups, trophies and money were presented to individuals and teams by David Doody and Di Oliver, the club captain. Steve Anyon reported on the state of play regarding the teams situation and captains for the summer 2017 bowling season. Both the…read more →

President’s Dinner

Club President, David Doody welcomed 26 members to the Annual President’s Dinner on Saturday, 15th October 2016. A first class meal of soup, steak in ale pie and a choice of mouth watering desserts was served up by Faye and her excellent team of helpers. Grace was said be John Brisco and a raffle was drawn at the end of…read more →

Ladies Day Event

These are the photos of the Ladies Day Event which took place at the bowling club on Sunday, 28th June 2016.  

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 →


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 →