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News

  • Welcome to 2024 Season

    Welcome to 2024 Season

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Here we are just 2 months away from the new bowls season - with yet another rain weather warning in force, bring on the warmer/dryer weather...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 18 Feb 24
  • Autumn Leaves & Presents

    Autumn Leaves & Presents

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    2 pleas for help!! LEAVES The leaves are falling thick and fast on the green, into the ditches, and onto the surrounds. Our very small gre...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 29 Nov 23
  • Club Shirts Order

    Club Shirts Order

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Hello Members Our stock of shirts is now very depleted with little choice of sizes. So, we will be ordering in new stock. We have decided t...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 27 Oct 23
  • Finals Weekend 2023

    Finals Weekend 2023

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Biddenden Bowls Club Finals Weekend 2023 This is the culmination of our club competitions and the chance to support the players and enjoy s...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 30 Aug 23
  • July Update 2023

    July Update 2023

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Ladies Day 10th August 2023 Our big day is nearly here. Barbara and her team have arrangements well in hand. We have 24 triples entered (pl...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 21 Jul 23
  • Work Crew Thank you

    Work Crew Thank you

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    This newsletter is coming out to acknowledge and thank the members who specifically work to maintain the green and surrounds including build...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 21 Jul 23
  • Can you HELP?

    Can you HELP?

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Howdy members – one month into the season and the green is now running and turning!! Well done to the green keeping boys!! Bowls B...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 23 May 23
  • Early Season update May 5th

    Early Season update May 5th

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Well, the season is underway and although the green has been running a little slow a lot of members have been down to enjoy rollups and we h...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 9 May 23
  • Competitions 2023

    Competitions 2023

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Our club competitions are a really important part of the calendar and a great opportunity for all of our members (experienced or new, young ...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 14 Apr 23
  • Volunteering 2023

    Volunteering 2023

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Running a bowls club like ours relies on its members doing their part. With our opening now just 13 days away we need all hands on deck to e...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 7 Apr 23
  • Open Day and Fixtures

    Open Day and Fixtures

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    The new season is just 2 weeks away. This is the first of several newsletters which will come out over the next few days. All the informati...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 6 Apr 23
  • Ditch Project +++

    Ditch Project +++

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    The Ditch The ditch project is now well underway with all sides dug out and 90% of the concrete inlays in place. The banks, returfing, leve...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 6 Feb 23
  • December Update

    December Update

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Christmas Quiz - 7th December Firstly it is great news that the quiz has sold out and we are squeezing in 13 tables. Should be a really goo...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 6 Dec 22
  • Committee Nominations for the AGM

    Committee Nominations for the AGM

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    URGENT MESSAGE TO ALL MEMBERS An enthusiastic, proactive committee, with a balance of skills and interests, representing all of our members...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 17 Oct 22
  • Winter Season - Oct 2022

    Winter Season - Oct 2022

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    The playing season has come and gone and winter work on the green is carrying on apace. With the cooler Autumnal weather now with us plans f...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 3 Oct 22
  • BOWLS BASH

    BOWLS BASH

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Lots of our members have now had a go at the BOWLS BASH format or watched it being played. It is without doubt fun, fast and competitive. ...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 19 Aug 22
  • August Update

    August Update

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    10 days of August to go and then we are into September!! Dates for your diary & other "bits" (clink on the links for more inf...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 17 Aug 22
  • July Update

    July Update

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    July Update What a heatwave!! Hopefully heat will now drop to just nice summer temperatures. The green is looking good saved in part by the...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 21 Jul 22
  • Mid Season Message from Jeannette

    Mid Season Message from Jeannette

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Mid Season Message from Jeannette (our Chair!) How lovely to see and meet some of our new members on the green. Shirley, Norman and Sue ...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 21 Jul 22
  • INTERGENERATIONAL TOURNAMENT

    INTERGENERATIONAL TOURNAMENT

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    INTERGENERATIONAL FUN TOURNAMENT SUNDAY 17TH JULY I am sure that all our families wonder why on earth we all spend so much time at the gre...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 16 Jun 22
  • BOWLS BIG WEEKEND 29th MAY

    BOWLS BIG WEEKEND 29th MAY

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Bowls Big Weekend is back for 2022 We will be hosting another BBWE taster day on Sunday 29th May from 10am to 4pm. This will be a really...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 20 May 22
  • MAY at Biddenden Bowls Club

    MAY at Biddenden Bowls Club

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    It's great to be back bowling!! What has happened so far? 5 friendly matches played (Staplecross, Iden, Folkestone, Sellindge, Lenham...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 10 May 22
  • Season starts in 7 days!! 1 of 2

    Season starts in 7 days!! 1 of 2

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    The weather forecast for Thursday 21st April at 2pm on BBC Weather is currently "Sunny Intervals and a Gentle Breeze" perfect for ...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 16 Apr 22
  • Season starts in 7 days!! 2 of 2

    Season starts in 7 days!! 2 of 2

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Pre Season update from Captain Paul and Vice Captain Ralph GREEN MAINTENANCE The team have worked through the winter to ensure the green i...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 14 Apr 22
  • March 2022 New Season 1

    March 2022 New Season 1

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    37 Days and Counting to the planned green opening! This is March Newsletter “1” containing updates, information and the odd cha...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 15 Mar 22
  • March 2022 New Season 2

    March 2022 New Season 2

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    This is March Newsletter “2” with more updates and information. Ladies Day – Message from Barbara and Jeannette Invites ...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 15 Mar 22
  • February Updates + Events

    February Updates + Events

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    The wind has died down and our power is back - hope everyone is OK and not too much damage suffered. Countdown to the new season 60 DAYS!! ...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 19 Feb 22
  • Our Lottery Page is LIVE

    Our Lottery Page is LIVE

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Exciting News - We have launched the Biddenden Bowls Club Lottery Page As you all know, fundraising is essential not only to cover the da...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 16 Feb 22
  • January 2022

    January 2022

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    A belated Happy New Year to all our Members and Friends A lot is going on in preparation for the new season and our membership secretary, L...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 25 Jan 22
  • Happy Christmas & Best Wishes for 2022

    Happy Christmas & Best Wishes for 2022

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    With Best Wishes for Christmas and a very Happy New Year from Jeannette and all the Committee of Biddenden Bowls Club Christmas ...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 24 Dec 21
  • November Update 2021

    November Update 2021

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    After a very successful presentation with fish and chips evening we are now looking forward to other events. AGM Tuesday 16th November 2021...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 14 Nov 21
  • Halloween Update 31st October 2021

    Halloween Update 31st October 2021

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Although the 2021 outdoor season seems a distant memory lots is still going on and an update is well overdue!! AGM - 16th November 2021 7pm...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 31 Oct 21
  • End of Season Bits and Pieces

    End of Season Bits and Pieces

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    With just one week to go until we “close the green” it’s time for an update. Fun Tournament – Thursday 30th Septemb...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 24 Sep 21
  • Fun Tournament & the last Few Weeks of the 2021 Season

    Fun Tournament & the last Few Weeks of the 2021 Season

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Biddenden Bowls Club End of Season Fun Tournament 2021 Thursday 30th September 12.00 for 12.30pm Come along for a last bowl of the 2021 ...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 14 Sep 21
  • Finals Weekend 4th & 5th September

    Finals Weekend 4th & 5th September

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    FINALS WEEKEND 4th and 5th SEPTEMBER - with a BBQ starting at 4pm on Sunday 5th September. The Club “FINALS WEEKEND” is an imp...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 28 Aug 21
  • July 2021 update

    July 2021 update

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Ladies Day Organisation and arrangements are progressing apace and it looks like being a very good day with 24 Ladies Triples Teams now ent...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 23 Jul 21
  • Ladies Day Update

    Ladies Day Update

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    LADIES TOURNAMENT Update from Barbara – Ladies Tournament Co-ordinator The Ladies Triples Open Tournament is fast approaching on ...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 1 Jul 21
  • Story of the Year Award 2020

    Story of the Year Award 2020

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    As you will know Biddenden Bowls Club was a finalist in the Bowls England "Story of the Year Award 2020" which recognised achievem...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 17 Jun 21
  • June News - Club Competitions

    June News - Club Competitions

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    13th June – Day at the green for whoever wants to come along – Our friendly match was cancelled so we thought it might be a good...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 8 Jun 21
  • Late May Update

    Late May Update

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    May has flown by and with 6 friendlies and 4 league games already played it is beginning to feel a bit more like normal. It has been good to...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 29 May 21
  • Story of the Year

    Story of the Year

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Exciting News for our Club Back in February, we entered Biddenden Bowls Club into the Bowls England "Story of the Year 2020 Awards&quo...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 15 May 21
  • Captain's April Update

    Captain's April Update

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    IN HOUSE MIXED TRIPLES MATCHES 5th and 8th MAY Sadly, some of our early season friendly matches have been cancelled by the opposition club...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 21 Apr 21
  • Guidelines for Club Opening April 2021

    Guidelines for Club Opening April 2021

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    22nd April 2021 2pm - The bowls club will be open for bowling!! In these strange times it is essential that everyone coming along to the gr...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 10 Apr 21
  • All set to get bowling on 22nd April

    All set to get bowling on 22nd April

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    22nd April 2021 2pm - the green opens for bowling COVID guidelines will apply much as they did last season but the great news is that we ca...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 10 Apr 21
  • March 2021 - The New Season

    March 2021 - The New Season

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    One month to go to the green opening and 2021 Season!! A captain’s newsletter is being issued concurrently with lots of information o...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 22 Mar 21
  • Captain's News Letter March 2021

    Captain's News Letter March 2021

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Spring has arrived and we are just a calendar month away from the start of the new outdoor bowls season. The green keeping work-crew are wor...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 21 Mar 21
  • February Update and the 2021 season

    February Update and the 2021 season

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    February Update and the 2021 season Spring is well and truly here and thoughts turn to catching up with friends and family and of course to...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 26 Feb 21
  • Captain's News Letter January 2021

    Captain's News Letter January 2021

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Happy New Year to everyone. Let’s hope that 2021 and the new season is more normal than what we experienced in 2020!! I know there re...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 16 Jan 21
  • Happy Christmas & Best Wishes for 2021

    Happy Christmas & Best Wishes for 2021

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    Merry Christmas to all our members, friends and families and Best Wishes for a Happy and Healthy 2021 A message from Jeannette "Sa...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 15 Dec 20
  • Nov 2020 Update 1

    Nov 2020 Update 1

    Biddenden, Ashford, Kent
    Article by: Kim Buggins

    On a wet and windy Sunday afternoon the bowls season seems a long while ago but plans are already underway for next year which will hopefull...

    Biddenden Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 16 Nov 20