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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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Upcoming Events 

Quiz Night – Come and Join Us

Quiz NightYour Men’s Captain Needs Your Support
Saturday, 1st October 2022
Start Time: 7.00pm
Cost: £2.00 Per Person

Dave Hunt, Captain of the Men’s Section, is organising a Quiz Night to be held at the Club, to raise money in aid of a project he is working on for a Romanian village.  Ideally teams of 6 or maximum 8 people for the quiz.  Don’t worry if you want to take part but don’t have a team, still come along and join one of the other teams.  Raffle included.

For further information, contact Dave Hunt.

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Disco Man and LadySilver Haze Disco

Saturday, 15th October 2022

8.30pm - 11.00pm

Ticket Price: £6.00.  

This is a chance to have a good old dance and social evening and to support this local five piece band.  Family and friends are all welcome.  Bring your own nibbles.

Tickets are available from Ian Norgett.

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Presentation Evening and AGM

Saturday, 22nd October 2022

Rescheduled To Saturday, 29th October 2022

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Presentation Evening and AGM

Trophy Cup

Saturday, 29th October 2022

Start: 5:00pm

This is an opportunity for all our competition finalists to receive an award for reaching the finals. Added to this, we have our Annual General Meeting, which includes nominations for club committee / non-committee positions for next season.

It’s also a great social evening to catch up with everyone and we even order in from the local fish shop, so please come along and support our finalists and the club.  

5.00pm – Presentation of Competition Awards

6.15pm - Fish/Chicken and Chips - Cost: £7.00 (enter your order on the notice board in the main hall).

7.00pm  - AGM

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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

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