January 2019 NewsletterDownload
VPBC ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Saturday MORNING 2nd March at 10:00 a.m. Emmanuel Church Hall NOTE
IN THE NEWS
Your committee has been busy
We do hope that most of the 48 new 2018 members will attend the
AGM as well as existing members. We will try ...
Dear VPBC Members,
Christmas is fast approaching and 2018 is almost done.
It has been a very good year for VPBC with many new members, the Pavilion revamp completed,
both greens in great shape and lots of enjoyable social and team bowling.
Both greens are now closed until further notice.
However, Short Mat ...
The mild and drier than usual October & November has meant that we have been able to happily use the second green until now. It's played excellently thanks to the volunteer mowing team.
HOWEVER TOMORROW, TUESDAY 27 NOVEMBER, THE ROUND ROBIN WILL BE THE LAST ONE THIS YEAR. Please come along at 12.15 for a ...
2018 HAS BEEN A GREAT YEAR FOR THE CLUB.
The modernised pavilion has made a huge difference.
The League Bowling Teams have done very well.
Social Activities have been lively and very popular
We have had 48 new members who are especially welcome.
We are really fortunate to have two good greens and ...
Author: D Gordon
A healthy contingent of VPBC members attended the opening matches of the Winter league staged at Freshfield Bowling Club on Timms Lane today (21 October). One or two were noticeably worse for wear after over-indulging at the awards party the previous evening, particularly me to be honest. My attempts ...
The 13 strong team squad had a good season finishing a comfortable 6th in the final league table.
The individual TEAM MERIT winner was Frank Grimes who won 16 of his 23 games with an aggregate of +162. Paul Crummey also won 16 of his 23 matches with an aggregate of +100.
Captain John Morgan warmly thanks the squad for ...
The team had a good and happy season reports team captain Fred Douglas.
We finished 5th in a strong First Division with some very good individual and team results.
We also had a good cup run beating Mere Brow, Formby Park, Zetland along the way but losing in the final to Hoole - who also won the League.
Paul Crummey, ...
A big well done and thank you to a team that matured in stature throughout the season with an excellent run at the end of three wins on the trot and the final game producing 5 winners, which enabled us to secure 3rd from bottom place with 101 points, all this considering nearly half the team had little or no experience of ...
The team had a great season winning 12 of our 16 matches, finishing a comfortable second to a very strong London BC team. We lost to them in the Challenge Cup Final too.
NB We have asked the League if we could decline promotion so we can stay a Monday evening team.(Most of squad cannot make Thursdays). Watch this ...
To all VPBC members
2018 IS PROVING TO BE GREAT YEAR FOR VPBC.
WE ARE A COMMUNITY CLUB THAT IS DETERMINED TO BALANCE TEAM AND SOCIAL BOWLING AS WE TRY TO BECOME KNOWN AS THE FRIENDLIEST BOWLING CLUB IN SOUTHPORT.
Our last big bowling event of the year takes place on Saturday 29th September with a Random Mixed ...