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19 03, 2019

Don Rees – Keynsham Bowling Club

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it is with deep regret that we have to report that the President of Keynsham Bowling Club, Don Rees, passed away after a short illness, on Wednesday 13th March. Don was a long standing member of our bowls club and a regular member of the Keynsham 'A' team. Don has also been our Club Champion [...]

7 03, 2019

Remembering Harold Fry

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A get together to celebrate Harold's life is being held at Clevedon Bowling Club on Sunday 17th March from 2pm to 5pm. Anyone who would like to attend would be most welcome.  For catering purposes would anyone attending please inform Keith Bristow, e.mail: silverlocks@blueyonder.co.uk

18 02, 2019

In memoriam – Hilary May MBE – with Memorial Service details

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It is with much sadness that we must announce that Hilary May,  our much loved John's Trophy Team Manager died on Saturday 16th February.  She fought hard against her cancer for many years but in the end it defeated her in body but not in spirit and she died at peace with it.  She had [...]

17 02, 2019

Martyn Altoft – Wyrral Pk BC – Funeral arrangements

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We are sad to report the passing away, early today (Sunday), of Martyn Altoft, one time Secretary at Wyrral Park BC and well known to many in Somerset as the partner of Carolle Skeates - our JVP and Patrons Secretary. Our thoughts are with Carolle and the family at this time. Martyn funeral will be [...]

16 02, 2019

In memoriam – Harold Fry (Clevedon BC) – with Funeral Details and Donation link.

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It is with much sadness that we pass on news that Harold Fry, one of bowling's great characters, passed away peacefully yesterday (Friday) evening at Willow House care home in South Brent, Devon, after suffering a stroke last weekend. Harold was our President in 1988. Harold's funeral is at Exeter and Devon Crematorium, Topsham Road, [...]

12 02, 2019

Vera Savage – Wessex BC

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We have been informed that County player Vera Savage - Wessex BC - passed away at the age of 99. She was a life member of the club. Her funeral is at Weston Crematorium on February 28th at 2-30pm.

8 02, 2019

Myrtle Parsons – Castle Cary BC – with Funeral arrangements.

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(nearest carparkIt is with deepest regret that we learn of the death of Myrtle Parsons. Myrtle was a founder member of Castle Cary BC and their first Ladies Captain. Myrtle served on the club committee for many years until the Unification. Myrtle was President of Somerset Indoor Ladies 1994-95 and President of the Somerset County [...]