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  • Open Event Tuesday Afternoons

    Open Event Tuesday Afternoons

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    Open event at the Club continues each Tuesday afternoon from 1.45pm. Come along and try lawn bowls, everyone welcome. All equipment provided...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 31 May 21
  • Latest Bowls England guidance for organised sport

    Latest Bowls England guidance for organised sport

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    Please view the Bowls England's website for the latest guidance on Return to Play: Step Three Issued: 10 May 2021

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 11 May 21
  • First matches of the new season

    First matches of the new season

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    The annual President v Captain match was played on Saturday 1st of May and limited to 24 players on the green. The Captain's side won wi...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 7 May 21
  • Arrangements for 2021 Mens Monday Night Triples League

    Arrangements for 2021 Mens Monday Night Triples League

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    UPDATE to 2021 Season The Northampton Area Triples League committee have made the following decisions The League will run the whol...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 20 Apr 21
  • Back to Bowls  - Latest Bowls England guidance from 12/4

    Back to Bowls - Latest Bowls England guidance from 12/4

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    Please refer to the Bowls England website – Return to Play Guidance for Affiliated Clubs, Counties and Associate Members Step Two &nda...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 10 Apr 21
  • One of our members experiences on joining our club

    One of our members experiences on joining our club

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    Written by Ross Thompson What it felt like joining Whyte Melville. Your fear / apprehensions / experience. I had often seen a banner on...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 6 Apr 21
  • Grant funding for patio rebuild

    Grant funding for patio rebuild

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    We are extremely pleased to announce our club has recently been awarded a grant of £9000 from The National Lottery Fund/Sport England ...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 6 Apr 21
  • Whyte Melville bowling green opening date

    Whyte Melville bowling green opening date

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    All being well our bowling green opens on Monday afternoon 26th April for casual play. There may be an online booking system for casual rol...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 6 Apr 21
  • Some Bowls to watch

    Some Bowls to watch

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Mark Courtney - Finance Director

    As someone once said if you are going to go, go out in style Just came across thie on YOU tube which is the "Bowls is Bowls" Worl...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 3 Apr 21
  • Bowls England Big Weekend

    Bowls England Big Weekend

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    The club is looking forward to supporting the (click this link) Bowls' Big Weekend 2021 - Bowls England

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 18 Mar 21
  • 2020 - The year playing Bowls was news

    2020 - The year playing Bowls was news

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Mark Courtney

    The fact that bowls continued at the club in a "Covid safe" way during these strange times is a credit to all involved. Thank you...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 16 Nov 20
  • 2020 Pairs Winners and Runners up

    2020 Pairs Winners and Runners up

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    Well to the winners Keith & Dave and runners up Graeme & Bob up of the 2020 Pairs.

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 9 Aug 20
  • Short Mat Bowls - starts Monday 3 Feb

    Short Mat Bowls - starts Monday 3 Feb

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    Short mat bowling will start at the club on Monday 3rd of February and will continue every Monday. Morning session. The club will open at 9...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 13 Jan 20
  • Inc Mikes Poem now - 2020 Officers & Plans for a Short Mat Team/ Section

    Inc Mikes Poem now - 2020 Officers & Plans for a Short Mat Team/ Section

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Mark Courtney

    At the 111th AGM of the club held on Thursday 28 November 2019, the following Club Officers were Elected  President Trevor Spear Vi...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 7 Dec 19
  • Captain Dave's Charity

    Captain Dave's Charity "CRUSADER COMMUNTIY BOATING" nominated for an award and we can all vote for them - READ ON

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Mark Courtney - Social Media administrator

    Crusader Community Boating, which is Captain Dave's charity of choice this season (hence our large fines donation at the Presentation ni...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 30 Oct 19
  • 2019 Presentation Night & Link to photos

    2019 Presentation Night & Link to photos

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Mark Courtney

    Above are a few taster photo's. The official "Photographer Pete" photo's are NOW published in the "Gallery" sect...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 21 Oct 19
  • King Trevor Crowned

    King Trevor Crowned

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    https://www.facebook.com/mark.courtney.351/videos/10218064454070445/

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 21 Oct 19
  • Manfield Cup Presented to the Club

    Manfield Cup Presented to the Club

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    Today at the Bowls Northamptonshire Annual Luncheon, 5 members of the winning Manfield Cup team were presented with the Manfield Cup and the...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 13 Oct 19
  • WOW

    WOW "Bolty" got Alex Marshall MBE to visit us.

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: David Bolt - BDA Northern Club Development officer

    Report from David Bolt "Bolty" on his and Alex's visit(s) to Northampton Whyte Melville Bowls Club Tuesday 10 September 2019 ...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 23 Sep 19
  • ALEX MARSHALL MBE to Join Bolty on Thursday 12 September

    ALEX MARSHALL MBE to Join Bolty on Thursday 12 September

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    Press Release 6th September 2019 STARTS Two Bowls legends come to Daventry!! Bowls is Bowls, the organisation established to encourage a...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 8 Sep 19
  • Geoff's Winners Shirt will Travel

    Geoff's Winners Shirt will Travel

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Mark

    Thew news of our success in the Manfield Cup has now reached Wlales (Snowdon) thanks to Geoff and his winners shirt. WELL DONE GEOFF, "...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 13 Aug 19
  • Pat Bodily does the Club and County Proud, well done Pat

    Pat Bodily does the Club and County Proud, well done Pat

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Mark Courtney

    Extract from John Church's report issues 11 August 2019 1) Pat Bodily, Kingsthorpe BC beat Harriet Stevens, Kings BC, Devon 21-13 shots...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 11 Aug 19
  • Whyte Melville Exec Triples Goes Close

    Whyte Melville Exec Triples Goes Close

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Mark Courtney - website administrator

    Nev Frank and Trevor did very well in the quarter final of the Exec Triples last night at Ketting Lodge against Midland Band's triple an...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 5 Aug 19
  • BoltBowls to return to Northampton Whyte Melville

    BoltBowls to return to Northampton Whyte Melville

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Mark Courtney - BTL

    I am pleased to annouce "Bowls is Bowls" www.astrobowls.co.uk has arranged for David Bolt http://cityofsunderlandibc.co....

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 23 Jul 19
  • 29 Jun 19 - Manfield Cup Rumour circulating that President Trevor played in the last Whyte Melville winning team *** Whyte Melville announced as PROVISIONAL winners ***

    29 Jun 19 - Manfield Cup Rumour circulating that President Trevor played in the last Whyte Melville winning team *** Whyte Melville announced as PROVISIONAL winners ***

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Mark Courtney

    Today the club joined most of the other clubs in the county and played in the Manfield Cup. This county wide competition started in 1906 wit...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 2 Jul 19
  • 2019 Bowls Northamptonshire Womens President

    2019 Bowls Northamptonshire Womens President

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    Elaine Munton from Whyte Melville is the 2019 Bowls Northamptonshire Womens President. We wish Elaine and Bowls Northamptonshire a successfu...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 19 Apr 19