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Willian Bowls Club

Willian Foxes

We are a small friendly Bowls club and welcome new and experienced bowlers alike. We are located on the Lower Green in Norton Common, Letchworth Garden City, where we share the green with North Herts Bowls Club. We offer FREE instruction and first year’s membership to all new bowlers.

We have a full fixture list of mid-week and weekend friendly and league bowls matches against local clubs. We participate in the Stevenage and District Mixed League and the North Herts Division of County Men's League. The Club runs a full range of internal competitions with Club roll-up sessions being held on Tuesday afternoons starting at 2.00pm and on Thursday evenings at 6.00pm. We also organise a number of informal social events throughout the year.

Anyone interested in joining the Club can either turn up at one of the Club roll-up sessions or contact any of the Club Officials.

Club Officials

President: Roy Murden
Centenary President: Sylvia Jasper
Secretary/Match Secretary: David Pollard
Treasurer: John Skingsley
Competition Secretary: Scot Salmon
Captain: Roy Murden
Vice Captain: Scot Salmon
Functions: P Martin
Publicity: John Atkinson

Brian Martin Memorial Trophy

05 August 2019

The winning team of Roy Murden, Jean Worboys and Geoff Dann took away the Trophy this year, with John Skingsley, Anne Kitchener and Alan Byram in second place. A very enjoyable day organised in excellent fashion as usual by Sam Salmon. Pauline Martin supplied the very welcome jugs of Pimms and everyone tucked into a…

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Willian Foxes in Knock Out Final !!

05 August 2019

The Semi-Final of the Stevenage Mixed League Knock Out Competition against Stevenage Bowls Club, was a nail-biting affair, with The Foxes finally pipping Stevenage to the post, with only a one shot lead and a place in the Final on the 14th August. Let’s hope we don’t meet this guy though !!

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NORTH HERTS AND WILLIAN – BOWLS CLUBS GALA

23 July 2019

The biggest event of the year to celebrate Willian being 100 years old. Held last week in conjunction with North Herts Bowls Club, who brilliantly organised the Day, led by Dorothy Harrison. 60 local Bowlers took part in several matches throughout the day, which included a sumptuous lunch, plus lashings of Tea and Cake. The weather forecast of…

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All the Fun of the………….Barbeque !!

24 June 2019

Willian managed to combine the annual “President versus Captains Day”, The Centennial Barbeque and eating lots of Cake……… President Roy Murden’s team were victorious in the match, after which John Skingsley juggled three Barbeques to dish up Chicken, Sausages, Burgers, not forgetting the Veggies ! Irene Humphrey baked a delicious Centennial Cake, which did not…

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