Latest news

Latest news as at 23 February:

Bowls England Dinner & Presentations. Congratulations to our National Mixed Fours Winners.

This week:

Sunday 23 February Rugby England v Ireland KO 3pm. Bar opens at 2-30pm. Members. relatives and friends welcome.

Tuesday 09-30am Barron’s financial clinic. 10am-Noon Imperial Hearing FREE hearing tests at the club for members, family and friends. Just drop in. 7pm Bingo

Wednesday 2pm Whist

Thursday Noon Pilates;  8pm Crib Home v RBL (Charities Cup)

Friday 9-30pm Meat Draw 

Saturday 8-15pm ABBA. Doors open 7-30. Admission by ticket only

Forthcoming events:

Tuesday 3 March 9-30am Grounds working party 7pm – Guy’s Quiz 

Saturday 7 March Rugby extravaganza Ireland v Italy (2-15) & England v Wales (4-45) on the big screen. Bar & Food available.

Tuesday 10 March 7pm – Bingo 

Friday 13 March 10am – Gold Cup Racing at Suffolk Square. Have you booked your table?

Tuesday 17 March 1pm Members Lunch Menu: Salmon & Broccoli Gratin. Pink salmon on a bed of broccoli covered with veloute sauce with a cheddar cheese and breadcrumb topping served with new potatoes and seasonal vegetables. Sticky toffee pudding served with a caramel sauce and vanilla ice cream.Add names to list on noticeboard. 

Tuesday 24 March 7pm Quiz

Tuesday 31 March Guest Speaker Charlie Raglan –  Inside the Game – by a professional footballer.

Wednesday 1 April Cheltenham Connect Quiz. Club teams welcome.

Saturday 4 April 8-15 Ramrods Tickets £10 reduced for Members to £7-50 if bought before 7 March. Proceeds to Robocap (Capts charity) & Pied Piper

Tuesday 7 April 7-30pm Bowler’s Meeting

Tuesday 14 April 5pm New bowlers evening to meet Club Officers & Coaches and get bowling.

Our thanks to 10 members who successfully completed an Emergency First Aid Course. Certificates can be picked up from the office.

The new BE Chief Executive is Jon Cockcroft who succeeds Tony Allcock in June. Jon joins BE from England Hockey where he was Commercial Director.

Members are requested to put their full name on the meat draw sheet in order that the organisers can identify and inform the lucky winners. Failure to do this might result in disappointment!

Guests. Members are reminded that guests must be signed in the visitors book. Which is accessible at the end of the bar.

The Club is indebted to our sponsors. This week we highlight:

BUFFIN LEADERSHIP INTERNATIONAL – Sponsors our Tuesday Night League

Established in 1994, Buffin Leadership International (BLI) has an outstanding record of coaching success with numerous UK and international companies and organisations.

Buffin Leadership develop unique, highly personalised systems that successfully address leadership performance issues specific to each organisation. The bespoke, innovative design of these learning systems, tools and learning approaches work to inspire motivational change at all business levels for greater results, which will quickly multiply and cascade across organisations both nationally and internationally.  Most recently in December 2019 BLI Launched their new  Speed Change Performance Coaching programme.  

BLI MD, David Buffin, is a social member who actively supports the club and he has ambitions to return to the greens when business commitments permit. He was a member of the coveted ‘Top Rink’ on the club’s centenary tour to Torquay.

For more details see

Winter bar hours commenced on 30 September as follows:

Tuesday 5 -10 pm

Thursday & Friday 5 – 11 pm

Saturday 12 – 2 pm

If you or a relative need help at home, contact Home Instead who sponsor our Afternoon League. See

Members are reminded that designated parking spaces at the ‘exit’ end of the car park can only be used if vacant after 2pm.

Social news:

For details of upcoming social events visit the Social page

Other information:

Club bowls clothing has now gone on-line at