(Milford) was installed as President at our AGM on 18th November 2014, together with Sandra Tracey (Sutton) as SVP One new Life Member was appointed, Bobbie Pothecary (West Byfleet)
retiring Hon Secretary. New Hon County Secretary Sheron Mitchell (Croydon) was appointed.
We are delighted to say we have a new Junior Vice
President. Shan Maylin (proposed by her club Southey and seconded by Supreme) has been accepted by the Executive and installed at the AGM.
Jacqui Poat of Woking Park will take over the Officers Cup
from Jenniifer Asten
Congratulations to WIMBLEDON PARK who came joint third in the Bowls England Club of the Year 2014 awarded annually to the club that is judged to have shown the greatest efforts to promote the club, increase membership and work with
the local community. (Since 2012 their ladies membership has virtually trebled) As Regional Winners Wimbledon Park receive 2 sets of bowls, £50 cash as well as a BE Pennant and framed
It is with sadness that we report that Mike Haigh (President of SCBA in 2002) has
The family have requested no flowers however any donations should be made for Cancer Research through
W.A. Truelove 14/18 Church Road, Epsom, Surrey KT17 4A
CONGRATULATIONS to Liz Anderson, Shan Maylin and Debbie
Souter of SOUTHEY who WON the Benevolent Triples in Surrey and who were placed FIRST Nationally
ALSO CONGRATULATIONS to Pat Bourne (PURLEY BURY) who has
been chosen for the 2015 Womens Senior International at Leamington 14th to 16th June 2015. Also to Debbie Sarratt (EGHAM) who is a Non-Travelling Reserve.
** EGHAM WIN TOP CLUB **
Congratulations to EGHAM who have won the TOP CLUB at Leamington by beating Saffron Ladies of Sussex 2-2 (84-57) in the
They played Kings BC of Devon and WON 2-2 (90-69) in the Quarter Finals and in the semi finals they WON 2-2 (93-69) against
Broadway of Worcestershire.
They are the first Surrey Club to win the TOP CLUB since its inception in 1996.
(Sadly Camberley men lost in their Top Club semi-finals)
Congratulations to Zone 4 who are winners of the Inter-Zone Phyl Hill Trophy
Our AMY ROSE girls Won against KENT 43-22 and in the final at Leamington Lost 21-47 - well done for
being National Runners Up
WE HAVE DONE THE DOUBLE!!
JOHNS AND WALKER CUP
In the JOHNS TROPHY the morning Semi Final game against Northamptonshire our ladies won 119-115. The Final against Devonshire was twice interrupted by Thunder and Lightening and heavy rain but eventually we won 129-110.
In the WALKER CUP the Semi Final game against Bedfordshire our ladies won 42-39 and in the afternoon in the Final
against Nottinghamshire we won 38-36.
WELL DONE LADIES it is the first time since 1998 that a County has won both JOHNS and
WALKER CUP. (SURREY did it that year as well)
Click Here for the minutes of the last
Council Meeting held in April 2014.
NB since the April meeting the Executive have decided not to continue with the rezoning but to
create a subcommittee under the chairmanship of Pam Garden (Match Secretary) to include Competition and Zone Secretaries who will reevaluate the possible options.
IF YOUR CLUB HAS ANY SUGGESTIONS RE ZONES – PLEASE SEND VIA YOUR DELEGATE / SECRETARY TO BOBBIE
POTHECARY BY END OF AUGUST 2014
27th JULY - Under 31's PALM TROPHY
was won by Rachel Winter of EGHAM
Ember BC, Surrey Ladies, Guests at Presidents Day
I would like to express my heartfelt thank you to everyone concerned for making my Presidents Day a very happy and memorable occasion for me.
I would also like to thank my club Ember for their generosity and the continued support they have shown me throughout this year – they did ‘a good job’!
The fun games were organized by Ann Rapley, Jean Hewett and Jenny Baird- and they seem to provide lots of fun and laughter. For those guests who did not play it was a good opportunity to catch up with ‘old
The day ended with a meal at the ‘Cobham Curve’ and I thank my friend Jan Smith for doing the wonderful flower arrangements.
Thank you for all for your cards and good wishes and your generous donations to Anthony Nolan.
Warm wishes from
Maxine Glazebrook President
Congratulations to Kylie Hampton (KNAPHILL) and Pat Bourne (PURLEY BURY) who were
selected for the BIWBC England International Team for the 2014 International Series June 15th to 17th in Jersey. England won the series.
Well done to Rachel Winter and Kelly McCarthy both from Egham who were selected to take part in the Under 25s
Trial at Leamington Spa on May 26th. Sadly neither of our young people were selected but well done to them for getting as far as having a trial.
Congratulations to Rachel Winter (formerly of Wimbledon Park Bowls Club now of Egham) who recently won Merton's
Sporting Achievement Award in recognition of her bowling achievements
The funeral service of David Pickering was held on Friday 6th
June at St Peters Church, Slinfold, West Sussex at Midday with a Service of Thanksgiving at Worthing Crematorium at 2:20pm followed by afternoon tea at Findon
No flowers but donations, if you wish, to Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis c/o James and
Thomas Funeral Directors, 24 Station Parade, Ockham Road South, East Horsley, Surrey ST24 6QN
(Ember) was installed as President at our AGM on 19th November 2013, together with Zoe Hollins (Milford) as SVP One new Life Member was appointed, Doreen Prior (Croydon) retiring
Zones 1 & 2 Competitions Secretary. New Zones 1 & 2 Competition Secretary Jean Hewett was appointed.
We are delighted to say we have a new Junior Vice
President. Sandra Tracey (Sutton) has been proposed and seconded and accepted by the Executive. Sandra is currently our Benevolent Secretary and Treasurer and this position will be taken
over by Jill Huggett (Reigate Priory).
Mrs Marjorie Bennett M.B.E. (Priory Park) died early on Sunday
December 29th. Marjorie was 93 and was awarded an MBE in 2007 for services to bowls.
Her funeral was held on Thursday 23rd January 2014 at Mortlake
Crematorium, Kew Meadow Path, Town Mead Road, Richmond TW9 4EN afterwards at Mid-Surrey Golf Club