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  • 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
  • Caption Competition - open to all UPDATED

    Caption Competition - open to all UPDATED

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    ANOTHER SMILYINC original OPEN TO EVERYONE FROM AROUND THE WORLD WHO HAS THOUGHT ABOUT "BOWLS or BALLS" This is in tribute to t...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 3 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
  • Quiz Answer Sheet & Next Newsletter Requests

    Quiz Answer Sheet & Next Newsletter Requests

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Mark Courtney - Website administrator

    The Christmas Newsletter Quiz answer sheet is available from the Notice Board outside the Pavilion at the club AND on the "Newsletter&q...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 17 Jan 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
  • AGM Thu 28th Nov start 7.30pm

    AGM Thu 28th Nov start 7.30pm

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

    Dear Member   Notice is hereby given that the 111th Annual General Meeting of Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club will be held on T...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 9 Nov 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
  • Thus 27 Jun 19 - Away vs Northants Retired Police

    Thus 27 Jun 19 - Away vs Northants Retired Police

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Mark Courtney

    This was the first leg of a home and away fixture to play for the "Jack Partridge Memorial Trophy" against Northampton Retired Pol...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 29 Jun 19
  • Sun 23 Jun 19 vs ICE BC

    Sun 23 Jun 19 vs ICE BC

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Mark Courtney

    Captain Janet had great pleasure in welcoming ISE Bowling club (from Kettering) for this new fixture. President Trevor came along mid game ...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 23 Jun 19
  • Sat 22 June 19 Away vs Kingsthorpe

    Sat 22 June 19 Away vs Kingsthorpe

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Mark Courtney

    It was a lovely sunny day for the local Derby for as Whyte Melville played Kingsthorpe at Kingsthorpe in a 6 rink fixture. There was on goin...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 22 Jun 19
  • Captain's team wins against the President's team

    Captain's team wins against the President's team

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    44 bowlers plus guests marked the start of the Bowling season today with an excellent afternoon of bowls played on a green which was prepare...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 20 Apr 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
  • Successful open day with David Bolt 24 April 18

    Successful open day with David Bolt 24 April 18

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    The members of Whyte Melville Bowls Club had a lovely afternoon of bowls, bowls banter, coaching with David Bolt a recent CWG18 medalist and...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 30 Apr 18
  • Bowls Open to EVERYONE Tuesday afternoons in Moulton at Whyte Melville Bowls Club and David Bolt CWG Medalist will

    Bowls Open to EVERYONE Tuesday afternoons in Moulton at Whyte Melville Bowls Club and David Bolt CWG Medalist will

    Northampton, Northamptonshire
    Article by: Secretary: Pat Bodily

    If you have never bowled on an outdoor bowling green then come along and have a go during our Open Afternoons each Tuesday from 24th April t...

    Northampton Whyte Melville Bowling Club   |  
    Posted: 21 Apr 18