|Posted by Peter Yates on December 9, 2019 at 12:45 PM||comments (0)|
It was a busy week end at Erdington Court's Bowling Green Close arena, featuring a local (friendly) derby on Sunday - with the Court beating Birmingham Indoor Bowls Club by just 2 points overall, after 2 hours of play. The final score was 65:63 with the 18th and final end making the difference.
Shortly before, the Court's Warwick trophy squad had clawed their way to a 1 rink win over Coventry in a third round match - and taking it overall on points...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Peter Yates on December 1, 2019 at 12:50 PM||comments (0)|
Erdington Court is one of a handful of Clubs in the Midlands with a full size indoor arena - making bowls an all round the year affair, with a membership close to 250.
The Club has a close working relationsh...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Peter Yates on November 26, 2019 at 4:40 AM||comments (0)|
|Posted by Peter Yates on November 26, 2019 at 4:35 AM||comments (0)|
Erdington Court kicked off their Warwick Trophy campaign with an away win at City of Birmingham Indoor Bowls Club.
Led by John Pritchard from Sutton Coldfield and Phil Bond from Hurley in Warks, they won on both rinks, albeit by narrow margins.
The overall score was 44:48 however which meant that they took a maximum 7 points. Their next match is at home to Coventry on the 8th December.
Back at their Bowling Green Close arena, football w...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Peter Yates on November 12, 2019 at 5:10 AM||comments (2)|
OUTDOOR GENERAL MEETING
Erdington Court's look back at the outdoor season was a celebration of success. Chair of Trustees Rob Robinson from Sutton Coldfield said that the Club's competitive achievements were the best in 20 years, and membership and finances were in robust health. Eric Watts was thanked for his efforts in restoring the financial health of the Club over the last 5-6 years. Eric has now stood down as Trust adviser (The Trust owns the Club facilities) following ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Peter Yates on September 22, 2019 at 10:50 AM||comments (2)|
Once again, Erdington Court's 6 all weather rinks were completely full at the weekend.
This time it was 'Captains' Day' - marking the end of the outdoor season before the Club moves indoors.
A mixture of 48 Club men and women took to the greens. This season marked another innovation at the Club - with not just 1, but 3 Captains taking charge!
Ray Woods, a spokesman for the Club said,"To be Captain for the whole of the season is a very o...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Peter Yates on September 22, 2019 at 8:35 AM||comments (0)|
Against a backdrop of blue skies, over 35 competitors and a capacity crowd - drawn from across the Birmingham area, descended on the 6 all weather rinks at Erdington Court. It was the finals of the fiercely fought men's Birmingham Bowling Association (BBA) and Birmingham Women's District Bowling Association competitions (BDWBA). In all, it featured 17 games.
Saturday began with the Court men again winning the prestigious Walker Trophy, beating Kings Heath. The match consisted of fours, ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Peter Yates on September 9, 2019 at 8:30 AM||comments (0)|
Over 40 players took to the Erdington Court green this week end in 2 days of Club competition finals.
Saturday saw half of the matches won by a margin of 2 or less points.
One of the surprise wins was by newcomer Diane Ludlow from Sutton Coldfield who beat Club veteran Christine Reid from Pype Hayes 22:20.
Diane's husband Ken not to be outdone, won the Open Handic...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Peter Yates on September 2, 2019 at 2:35 AM||comments (0)|
Delighted that Boldmere Glass have renewed their sponsorship for another year. Members have had replacement UPVC units and glass furniture tops from them and are delighted with the results.
They also fitted new double glazed units to the Club house in recent years.
Thanks to all our sponsors.
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|Posted by Peter Yates on August 26, 2019 at 3:50 AM||comments (0)|
Johnsons Skoda launch 0% interest deals on new Fabia saloons.
We were looking to replace my wife's car (which is on a pcp contract that is due to expire). We called in at our great sponsor, Johnson's Skoda and just a few hours before, Skoda had launched 0% interest deals - so guess what!
Interested? ...Read Full Post »