Latest news

Latest news as at 12 August:

Congratulations to Finley Williamson on qualifying for the Last 32 of the Sutton Winson Trophy to be played at Royal Leamington Spa today.

The club won on 4 rinks at Spa last week and regained the North Glos League trophy. Well done Neville and players.

The Men reached the Section Final of the County Challenge Cup with a convincing win against a fancied Fairford team. They play Cheltenham Whaddon @ Cheltenham Spa on Friday 17 August. 6pm start.

Congratulations to Tuesday Night League Winners. Team pics and final league tables are available on the web site.

A fun Presidents Day yesterday. Thanks to Roger for lunch and Bill for organising 2-4-2 competition. Pic in Gallery on web site.

Barron’s financial  surgery will be offering FREE advice at the club between 0930 and 1130 on Tuesday.

It’s not too late to accept the Pegasus Life invitation to tea and cake at The John Dower House on Tuesday 14 August between 2 and 4 pm for an informal viewing of this historic building that they have brought back to life. RSVP  or call on 01242 292949 or e-mail me to accept this invitation.

There will be a final tour meeting on Friday 17th August at 7-30pm. Tour cards will be available at the meeting. If you want a ‘day off’ or preferred dining arrangements, please let Campbell know@

Malcolm Panter has been moved to Great Western Court, 33A Millbrook Street, Gloucester. GL14BG. Visiting 10-1200, 2-4.30 and 6-8.30.

The Ladies top the Glos League with one match to play. Victory v Glos Coop on 29 August will clinch the title.

Please keep your eye on the notice boards and help fulfil our friendly fixtures. More names required for South Oxford on Sat 18th August.

The Cheltenham Cribbage League starts on Thursday 30 August. New cribbers welcome. Please complete registration forms at the bar.

To cool you down, a provisional Winter Social Programme is available on the web site

Obituary. Dave Henderson’s funeral service is at 12 o’clock on Thursday 16 August at the Cheltenham Crematorium followed by a wake at the club. 

Pics from the Heritage Week Launch can be found at Heritage Week brochures are available at the club.

Bowls International has launched a brand new website, designed to be a go-to place for bowlers around the world. It offers news, reviews, debates, features and coaching tips and is not afraid to highlight current issues within the bowls world.

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

More news and up to date league tables can be found on the club website at

PegasusLife is the new sponsor of our Winter Short Mat Leagues. To find out more about this company and their local retirement developments click on and

The contact list in the Members Area of our web site has been updated to include only those members who have returned a GDPR form and given the club permission to use their personal data. Mailing lists (incl this weekly news), club directories and notices are tailored accordingly.

A reminder that Pilates is at 2-30pm every Thursdays. Newcomers welcome.

GBA News for October can be found at GBA News – October 18

A birds eye view of Suffolk Square can be seen at

Summer bar hours commence on Monday 16 April as follows:

Monday – Thursday 4-30 to 10-30pm

Friday – 4-30 to 11pm

Saturday – Noon until 2pm and as appropriate to support home matches

Sunday – In support of home matches

Wanting to plan ahead this summer 2018 fixtures are now available on our web site at

Social news:

For details of upcoming social events visit the Social page

Other information:

Club bowls clothing has now gone on-line at