News/Diary

Hello! – from AVBC

2023
Happy New Year – dates for the forthcoming season will appear whenthey become available

It is with great sadness that we announce that Andy Freeman passed away at the end of last year. Andy was a recent recruit to the Club and greatly enjoyed the social roll-up sessions. His wife mentioned that he appreciated the very warm welcome he received when joining the club.

We are sad to report that Tony Rushton passed away on 17th January after a long illness. Funeral  arrangements – Tuesday 21st February at 11am at Bramcote Crematorium. Maureen has said “All welcome, family flowers only, donations if wished to Parkinsons Research (details later)”.
2023 The website has been updated with provisional dates for the forthcoming season. If you notice any errors please let Graham know.
Feb From Tue 28th maintenance each Tuesday morning from 9.30 amplease help if you have time!
Apr Sat 1st 10.00 Coffee Morning
Sat 15th First day of bowling
Sat 29th 10.00-16:00 Open Day (coaching and equipment will be
available and refreshments provided)
May Mon 1st Arthur Carter Trophy 
Tue 2nd Nottinghamshire Bowls commences – see Fixtures
Thurs 4th Beeston Open League commences – see Fixtures
Sat 20th Thea Reid 1
Sat 27th 14:00-16:00 Open Day – Bowls England Big Weekend
(coaching and equipment will be available and refreshments provided)
JuneSat 17th   Thea Reid 2
Sat 24th   Summer Party with Bring-and-Share tea and activities
JulySat 8th Harold Wardle Mixed Pairs and Men’s Pairs
Aug Sat 5th Club Trips 
Mon 14th End of Season League starts
Mon 28th Gents v Ladies BBQ 
Sep Sat 9th  Finals Day
Sat 16th  Last day of bowling
NovMon 20th AGM 7.30 in the pavilion
Sat 25th Christmas Meal. 7.00 for 7.30
DecSat 2nd 10.00 Coffee Morning. Raffle prizes and mince pies
are requested, as well as books and jigsaws for sale