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No matter what your age or whether you have played before or not, we are always happy to welcome new members.  If you would like to have a chat with someone or look around the club and meet us, contact one of our committee members or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Richard Dodd - Essex County President    

Fellow Members of Braintree Bowling Club

It gives me great pleasure to congratulate our Club Hon Secretary Richard Dodd as he starts his year in office as President of Essex County Bowling Association.  It is an honour for both Richard and Braintree Bowling Club  and I know  that we will enjoy a fun and exciting year with Richard on his journey with the Club and the County.  I am sure that you will join me in wishing Richard every success  throughout the year and I hope that members will  actively provide their support along the way to the various events which we are planning to host next year.

Kind regards

Andy Beatty, Club Chairperson

  ESSEX COUNTY BOWLS ASSOCIATION PRESIDENT 2023 

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Social Events

Christmas Eve 2Christmas Eve Social Evening

Saturday, 24th December

7.00pm - 11.00pm

Join us for a social evening with music.  Free entry.  Bring some nibbles if you wish and have a drink with friends.

Please add your name to the list in the clubhouse.  If unable to get to the clubhouse, TEXT ONLY, DO NOT RING:

Ian: 07802 740448 Or Donna: 07432 442237

Places are limited, so book early to avoid disappointment.

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New Year's Eve Celebration

Happy New Year

Saturday, 31st December

7.00pm - 12.00pm

We are having a New Year's Eve social evening with music at the Clubhouse.  Free entry, bring your own nibbles.

Please add your name to the list in the clubhouse.  If unable to get to the clubhouse, TEXT ONLY, DO NOT RING:

Ian: 07802 740448 Or Donna: 07432 442237

Places are limited, so book early to avoid disappointment.

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 DiscoTrainNite Train Disco 

Saturday, 4th March 2023

7.30pm - 11.30pm

Disco Man and Lady

Come and join us for our Nite Train Disco Night.

Tickets £7.00, bring your own nibbles. 

Please add your name to the list in the clubhouse.  If unable to get to the clubhouse, TEXT ONLY, DO NOT RING:

Ian: 07802 740448 Or Donna: 07432 442237

Places are limited, so book early to avoid disappointment.

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Winter Season Activities

Starting Monday, 26th September 2022

Carpet Bowls

Bowling ManWeekly - Afternoon / Evening

Mondays, 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Wednesdays, 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Fridays, 7.00pm - 10.00pm (Bar Open)

Carpet Bowls is back at the clubhouse.  It doesn't matter if you haven't played before, the obstacle in the middle of the short mat makes for some hilarious bowling techniques.  This is a fun way to while away the winter months until the new season starts and is a great social get together.

The cost is just £1.00 per person per session and includes tea / coffee and biscuits during the half-way break.

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Crib NightCribbage

Weekly - Wednesday Evening

Starts: 7.00pm (Bar Open)

Whether you are an experienced Crib player or a beginner, why not come along to our Wednesday Crib Night at the clubhouse.  If you have your own Crib board and cards, then please feel free to bring them along, but don't worry if you haven't, we do have spares.

Crib nights are a great social get-together.  The cost is just £1.00 per person and includes tea / coffee and biscuits half-way through the evening.

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Table Tennis 2Table Tennis

Weekly - Thursday Afternoon

Starts: 2.00pm

Whether you are experienced or a beginner, why not come along to our afternoon Table Tennis at the clubhouse.

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Measuring

Saturday, 23rd July 2022

Start: 10.30am

As the name suggests, this is a fixed jack, knockout competition.  This is a singles game, playing alternate fixed short and full length jacks over 6 ends.  Whoever gets their woods closest to the jack wins, but if you knock the jack off its marker, it gets put back again. 

 

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Indoor Bowls Friendly - Colchester

Sunday, 20th November 2022

Start: 2.15pm

Please support our club with this friendly, indoor bowls afternoon event (see noticeboard for details of costs).

If you are interested, please enter your name on the form pinned up on the notice board in the main hall and indicate on the form if you would like a lift. 

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Indoor Bowls Friendly - Clacton

Saturday, 25th March 2023

Start: 2.30pm

Please support our club with this friendly, indoor bowls afternoon event (see noticeboard for details of costs).

If you are interested, please enter your name on the form pinned up on the notice board in the main hall and indicate on the form if you would like a lift. 

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Address: Braintree Bowling Club, 29/31 Clare Road, Braintree, Essex, CM7 2PA

Telephone: 01376 320055