We are pleased to announce that we have an old face back at Bowlaway!
Kirsty Speller is back after just over a year away.
We were really pleased when she agreed to return to Bowlaway, and we hope you will be too.
Kirsty is in the office from:
9am to 5pm Tuesdays, 1pm to 5pm Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
She’d love to hear from you!
Although she’s only been back a week, Kirsty’s been a busy girl and she’s already got a tour available for next summer…
Bowls Tour to Bournemouth – September 2019
We have put together a fun bowls tour to Bournemouth. Get your club to sunny Bournemouth for some great matches with accommodation at one of our favourite hotels, the Marsham Court.
Bowls Tour to Bournemouth
Monday 9 September – Sunday 15 September 2019
Arrival: Monday 9th September 2019
- Branksome Park
Departure: Sunday 15th September 2019
Price £437.00 per person – Includes
6 nights at The Marsham Court Hotel with dinner, bed and breakfast, a welcome drink on the first night and 5 local bowls matches with tea and biscuits (Transport not included but can be arranged).
These dates are highly sought after so call Kirsty now on 01202 972130 to discuss this tour.
This tour can be modified to a 4-night, 3 match tour or ask about alternative dates. Call Kirsty for more information.
We look forward to seeing you in Bournemouth on a 2019 Bowlaway tour.
Bowlaway has had a great summer of bowls tours to Bournemouth, and we’re hoping for another great summer in 2019. May and September were the most popular months as usual at the start and the end of the season.
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We know you don’t need them but…
We’ve found this great series of Lawn Bowls Coaching Videos from Bowls Manawatu in New Zealand.
There are 9 videos in the series that take you through the key skills required to play Lawn Bowls. Continue reading “Lawn Bowls Coaching Videos”
The 101st Bournemouth Open Bowls Tournament finished on Saturday, and was a great success.
As is custom the Mayor of Bournemouth, Councillor Derek Borthwick, cast the first wood of the Bournemouth Open Bowls Tournament based this year at Argyle Bowls Club. Continue reading “Bournemouth Open Bowls Tournament 2018 Results”
The Bournemouth & District Women’s Bowling Association Finals Day took place at Southbourne Bowling Club on Friday 20th. July 2018. After the recent hot weather the cooler conditions were a relief to the semi-finalists in the morning and the finalists in the afternoon. Continue reading “Bournemouth Women’s Bowling Association Finals Day”
This month we’d like to introduce you to one of our favourite clubs – Bournemouth Bowling Club.
Bournemouth Bowling Club is situated within Meyrick Park, just a ten-minute walk from central Bournemouth. With a unique Grade II listed clubhouse situated between the two greens Bournemouth Bowling Club is an attractive and friendly club. The club has a private off-street car park, and there is a golf course, a fully equipped gym and tennis court within spitting distance. An independent cafe and a fully licensed bar are available for club members and the public alike with a very attractive terrace overlooking the greens. The club is an ideal setting for parties, wedding receptions or craft fairs which have been accommodated in the past. Continue reading “Bournemouth Bowling Club”
This month’s hotel of the month is the fabulous Durley Dean Hotel
The Durley Dean Hotel is an historic Victorian townhouse hotel situated close to the beach and the town centre. The Durley Dean has rooms to suit everyone – superior, standard, family rooms and single rooms.
There is also a spa offering a range of beauty treatments, as well as a heated indoor swimming pool and a sauna and steam room. The restaurant at the Durley Dean is excellent and it is a short walk to the beaches and the town centre.
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This month’s hotel of the month is the fabulous Trouville Hotel
A privately owned three star hotel located in the heart of Bournemouth, just a few minutes stroll from the town centre, gardens, award winning beaches and the Bournemouth International Centre.
Offering 75 en-suite rooms, with a variety of room types including Suites, Triple Rooms, Double Rooms, Twin Rooms, Single Rooms and Family bedded rooms. The Trouville Lodge, the annexe to The Trouville Hotel, offers an additional 19 comfortable en-suite bedrooms.
The Trouville Hotel has an indoor leisure complex, a restaurant, an outdoor terrace, car parking and complimentary WiFi throughout the hotel.
Find out more about the Trouville Hotel and have a look at some of the other hotels available to Bowlaway Bowls Tours.
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Summer is here and bowling season is in full swing. We hope you’ve got your bowls tour to Bournemouth organised. If not, give Rob a call on 01202 972130 to organise next year’s tour!
In the meantime here’s a video from Canadian club Nutana Bowls to get you in the mood for a summer of bowling. Alex Scott is a world-class competitive lawn bowler and a freestyle rapper trying to promote his club to the younger generation. Continue reading “Get Bowled Away for Summer”
Bowlaway is proud to be a sponsor of the 101st Bournemouth Open Bowls Tournament 2018 and we welcome both bowlers and spectators to Bournemouth.
The first Bournemouth Open Bowls Tournament in 1909 as “The Bowling Championship of the South Coast” and attracted 62 entrants. Continue reading “Bournemouth Open Bowls Tournament 2018”