Charity Quiz Night

Saturday 16th November 2013 A charity quiz night, organised by George Brotherton on behalf of Newport Odd Fellows, took place in the club house on 16th November. 12 teams of four took part, each person paying an entrance fee of £1.25.  Quiz master was Keith Castle, ably assisted by his wife Irene who marked the papers and kept count of…read more →

Newport Bowling Club Team Presentation Evening

Saturday, 9th November 2013. There was a good turnout for the Club’s Annual Team Presentations Evening which was combined with a most enjoyable Race Night on Saturday, 9th November in the Clubhouse. Master of ceremonies was President, Colin Rudrum, ably assisted by Club Captain, Dave Doody. Vice-President, Ian Titley was in control of the race projection equipment and ensured that…read more →

Presidents Day 2013

On Sunday 21st July Newport Crown Green Bowling Club held their annual Presidents Day. 40 members and guests enjoyed an extra special buffet tea prepared by the President Colin Rudrum and his wife Gillian with the ladies of the club contributing many delicious cakes. A doubles bowling competition was held and due to the hot weather and fatigue was played…read more →

Colin & Gillian’s 40th ANNIV. PARTY

Colin & Gillian’s 40th ANNIV. PARTY  

Official Opening of the Greens for the 2013 Summer season

On Bank Holiday Monday, Bowling Club President, Colin Rudrum, welcomed Newport’s Mayor, Tony Forrester, to the Club and invited him to officially open the greens and bowl the first woods at the start of the new season. The Mayor, who is more used to flat green bowled an excellent first wood close to the jack. Forty eight members then enjoyed…read more →

Presidents Day

Presidents Day Thank you Colin would like to thank all the members who made this year’s Presidents Day a big success. 51 members enjoyed an excellent Buffet Lunch prepared by his wife Gillian and the ladies, a Doubles Bowling competition organized by the Club Captain Dave Doody, and a Buffet Tea of sandwiches and cakes made by the Ladies. The…read more →

Hospice Charity Tea Party

Over seventy friends and members enjoyed a charity tea party on Sunday 15th  July. A tombola and raffle were held and the fantastic sum of £450.65 was raised for the Severn Hospice. Many people donated raffle and tombola prizes, refreshments and their time on the day which helped to make the event such a great success. Special thanks must also…read more →

Ladies Day

The annual ladies day took place on Sunday 1st July. Over 40 members attended the traditional event where the gentlemen of the club serve the ladies with their afternoon tea followed by a bowling competition to decide the winner of the Ladies Day Cup. It was a most successful day with a fantastic spread prepared by Gillian Rudrum and Mary…read more →

Official Opening of the Green

When it was realised at 1 pm that the light but steady rain was not going to ease up for a while, President, Colin Rudrum, armed with umbrella stepped out onto the green to perform the official opening of the new 2012 bowling season. Colin was accompanied by guest of honour, John Breeze the club’s hard working green keeper, who…read more →