Dunbar Bowling Club established 1888



Champions at Ayr

Congratulations to Derek Oliver, Megan Kilvin and Gordon White for being successful at Ayr, in the.
Senior mens Singles, Womans Junior Singles and Mens Junior Singles respectively
Congrats also go to John McCrorie and Dee Hogan for being sucessful in the Mixed Pairs



thanks for support

Unfortunately the Dunbar Senior Four was beaten by a shot after an extra end in the first round.
The players would like to thank all, for the suport and good wishes given by the Dunbar Bowling Club members,
and competitors at the event.
Dunbar Bowling Club wishes all participants at the championship, all the best, particularly entries
from east Lothian



senior 4 through to ayr

Congratulations to the senior 4 who have qualified for the national championships in Ayr
on 25 July 2016. The four of John McKellar. Tom Morrison, Jim Murray and Bobby Brunton
played Haddington at East Linton on Monday and after a hard fight, won through.
Well done guys.



VICTORIAN TEA PARTY

Congratulations to all who attended at the Victorian Tea Party held within the club on
Saturday 30 April. Hope you had a good time and enjoyed the new facilities.
Thanks must go to the ladies of the club who took time to bake, and arrange a magnificient
spread. I know you all have busy social calenders of your own.
The bowling season has commenced and it is nice to see that we are again having the normal summer
,three seasons in one day, weather.
Competitions have been drawn and are within the club, with due dates attached
Please ensure you arrange games accordingly--You do not want to be scored out for not playing in time.



Opening of Green 2016

Green was opened 9 April 2016 , with Ruaridh throwing the first jack.
The day and evening were well attended and I must take this time to thank the bar
staff, and members who made the soup and sandwiches. This help, made the day go effortlessly
and without any fuss. It is through everybody pulling their weight, and doing what they can
that events run smoothly. Well done to all.
It was good to see that the committee arranged for a good weather. The weather held up
and a great day was had by all.
A special welcome to any new member who attended and the old members who have made a return
Hat games start monday 11 April, 1830hrs start.



CHARITY QUIZ NIGHT

A charity quiz night being held within the clubhouse Friday 11 March 2016,
details can be obtained from the club.
Please attend and support a good cause.



AGM 2016

Successful meeting held 21/02/16 when 32 members attended. All went well and accounts
accepted as audited.
Agreed from a resolution put forward by Muriel Sinclair, that fund raising
would be held during the year to purchase a defibrilator for use by members of the club and the
wider public. Fund raising to be held through the year, led by Muriel, and Caroline Duncan.
lets hope it is never used.
Training hopefully to be arranged through Alan Kerr and local fire station.
A new committee was proposed and voted into office,
with thanks given to Ian Affleck for his work on the extension funding, and to departing committee members
for their hard work throughout the year.
Membership fees were held at last years prices.
A discussion was held regarding the constitution document of Dunbar Bowling Club, and it was agreed
to alter this, and among other items, to add Equal opertunity and child protection statements.



OPENING OF GREEN 2016

2016 The green will open 09th April 2016, 1330 to 1400 start



looking for a new sport or leisure activity

Dunbar is always keen to promote bowling, all are welcome
any week evening after 6.30pm
Tuesday and Thursday afternoon 1.45pm to 4.00pm, break at 3 for tea.
TRY FOR A MONTH FOR 10 (no obligations like it then stay and pay the rest of the fee)
qualified coaches and equipment at no extra cost.



Grant assistance

Thanks must go to Viridor Credits and Community Windpower BeGreen for their support and assistance in offering and supplying a grant for the upkeep of the club roof.
Without their support the damage would have remained unrepaired and the club would have undoubtedly been the worst for wear.

Dunbar Bowling Club will be forever in their debt.

The work on the roof will allow us to maintain the running of the bowling club for the use of the community.
The new session for young bowlers in association with Mr Gordon McKenzie (Deputy Head Dunbar Primary School) has been pencilled in for the end of April 2014
for carpet bowling sessions within the school and then subsequently coaching sessions at the bowling club from early May.
All interested newcomers are welcome.



congratulations 125 years 1888-2013

CONGRATULATIONS TO DUNBAR BOWLING CLUB 125 YEARS OLD, 1888 TO 2013 WELL DONE TO ALL AND MAY YOU
HAVE ANOTHER 125 YEARS



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