Year: 2020

Sport England News

Sport England have launched a new funding scheme called Return to Play to assist sports clubs who have been affected by COVID-19. These are: –Small Grants – £300 to £10,000Community Asset Fund – £10,001 to £50,000Active Together – Matches money raised by Crowd Funding up to £10,000 https://www.sportengland.org/news/return-play-fund-launched https://www.sportengland.org/how-we-can-help/our-funds

Updates from Bowls England

22nd October 2020 – BRIMINGHAM 2022 MEDAL PROGRAMME TO MAKE GLOBAL SPORT HISTORY Victoria Park in Royal Leamington Spa will feature the largest lawn bowls line-up in Commonwealth Games history following the announcement of the medal event programme for Birmingham 2022.  The Games will make global sporting history by becoming the first ever major multi-sport …

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Bowls England Statement

COVID-19 – GOVERNMENT RESTRICTIONS ON GATHERING The Government announced last night that social gatherings of more than six people will be illegal in England from Monday (14th September). The change will ban larger groups meeting anywhere socially indoors or outdoors but includes some exemptions including for organised sports. We are seeking clarification from the Department …

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Commonwealth Games News

Bowls clubs across England are being invited to register their interest in becoming a training camp for teams participating in Lawn Bowls at Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Many of the 71 nations and territories taking part in the Games are looking to set up training camps across the country in order to train and acclimatise …

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Tribute to David Bryant

There was some sad news for the sport as one of the games most famous figures David Bryant sadly passed away aged 88. Ask a member of the general public to name a bowler and you would get good odds on the reply being “Francis Drake” or “the fella with the pipe.” It is often …

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Safeguarding Modules open for bookings

Following the immense success of the ‘Adult Safeguarding in Bowls’ module, Coach Bowls are delighted to announce that they are now able to offer two further modules for online delivery. Basic Safeguarding Children and Young People in Bowls New Modules released! Following the immense success of the ‘Adult Safeguarding in Bowls’ module, Coach Bowls are delighted to announce that …

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More Great Work at South Park

Great news! @CountyDurhamCF have awarded us £2,470 to continue acquiring the necessary equipment for our aim to be fully inclusive to all. Through their Community Grants Funding Programme we will be able to offer further aids for disability in our ‘Social Sundays’, our open days and include those who wish to take part in a …

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