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Barry Athletic Bowls Club

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  • John Jones RIP

    John Jones RIP

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    We are sad to let you know that our dear friend and colleague John (Johnnie) Jones has passed away. John had been seriously ill for some tim...

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    Posted: 16 Jan 19
  • Atlantic Championships 2019

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    In 2019 the club will be honoured to host matches from the Atlantic Championships with almost 30 teams from across the world playing on our ...

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    Posted: 13 Jan 19
  • Club Newsletter - Winter 2019

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Happy New Year to all our members and as we move into 2019, we can look back on 2018 as a very successful year both on and off the green. Ho...

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    Posted: 3 Jan 19
  • Annual General Meeting

    Annual General Meeting

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The club's Annual General Meeting will be held on Friday 28th September 2018 in the bowls pavilion commencing at 7.00pm. Nomination shee...

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    Posted: 5 Sep 18
  • Club Competitions 2018

    Club Competitions 2018

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Pictures of the winners from Club Finals day 2018 are now posted under the gallery tab

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    Posted: 4 Sep 18
  • Athletic Win Private Greens Single Rink Title

    Athletic Win Private Greens Single Rink Title

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The club won the East wales Private Greens Single Rink competition at a windy and wet Llanbradach last Friday. Playing against a Penarth rin...

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    Posted: 27 Aug 18
  • Coming up at the Athletic...

    Coming up at the Athletic...

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Two big days coming up in early August at the 4 Wood green at Barry Island, when on Tuesday 7th August Wales under 18s entertain the Scottis...

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    Posted: 29 Jul 18
  • D.K. Williams R.I.P

    D.K. Williams R.I.P

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of David. K. Williams, a former chairman, captain, and stalwart of our club for many y...

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    Posted: 26 Jul 18
  • Clean Sweep in the Singles

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

      The Athletic will have full representation in all the singles events at the National Championships in Llandridod Wells this year fol...

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    Posted: 4 Jul 18
  • 10 Nations International Event

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

        The club will be hosting matches from the 10 Nations International Event from Tuesday 3rd July to Thursday 12th July. Entry ...

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    Posted: 3 Jul 18
  • New International Cap for Barry Athletic

    New International Cap for Barry Athletic

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The club are delighted to welcome Martin Clarke-Squires to the distinguished list of Barry Athletic bowlers that have represented their coun...

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    Posted: 3 Jul 18
  • Club Legends Page

    Club Legends Page

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    A new page dedicated to Jim Morgan has been added to our Club Legends page 

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    Posted: 1 Jun 18
  • Club Legends

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Our Club Legends page has been updated with an article and a gallery of pictures of one of our longest serving members Gareth Humphreys MBE ...

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    Posted: 25 May 18
  • Opening Day 2018

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The 2018 season for Barry Athletic Bowls Club, our 107th year, will officially commence on Saturday 14th April with the traditional opening ...

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    Posted: 7 Apr 18
  • Spring Meeting 2018

    Spring Meeting 2018

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    A reminder to all members that our Spring Meeting 2018 will be held at the bowls pavilion at 7.00pm on Monday 26th March 2018 and that annua...

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    Posted: 20 Mar 18
  • Winter Newsletter 2018

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The winter newsletter for club members and friends is now attached on the Calendar and Events page

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    Posted: 1 Mar 18
  • County Competition Fees due

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Just a reminder that all fees for county tournaments need to be with me by 31st October for you entry to be submitted. You can catch up with...

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    Posted: 21 Oct 17
  • Eric Booker Funeral Arrangements

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    I can confirm that Eric Booker’s Funeral will take place at the Vale Crematorium at 2.00pm on Monday 16th October 2017. Afterwards, th...

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    Posted: 4 Oct 17
  • Eric Booker RIP

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The club is very sorry to let you know that our former treasurer Eric Booker passed away peacefully at Llandough Hospital. Our thoughts are ...

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    Posted: 2 Oct 17
  • Club Finals Day

    Club Finals Day

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    ***CLUB FINALS DAY*** Club finals day will be on Saturday 23rd September and we have a whole range of plans to make it a fun day and back t...

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    Posted: 4 Sep 17
  • Annual General Meeting

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    ANNUAL GENERAL MEETINNG 2017   In a change to the original published date, the Club AGM will be held on Friday 29th September&n...

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    Posted: 4 Sep 17
  • Athletic Retain Alun Martin Trophy

    Athletic Retain Alun Martin Trophy

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

      Barry Athletic retained the South Vale Alun Martin trophy with a comprehensive 22 shot victory over neighbours Penarth Windsor, reco...

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    Posted: 2 Sep 17
  • So near but yet so far...

    So near but yet so far...

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Glyn and Martin narrowly come up short at the National Finals in Llandrindod losing to Welsh International skip Mark Wyatt and his partner C...

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    Posted: 25 Aug 17
  • County Pairs Champions 2017

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Congratulations to Glyn Thomas and Martin Clarke on winning the county pairs championship for 2017, in a tight encounter with Ely Valley'...

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    Posted: 28 Jul 17
  • Atlantic Rim Confirmed

    Atlantic Rim Confirmed

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    I am delighted to be able to confirm that Barry Athletic has been chosen to host a number of matches for the Atlantic Rim competition in 201...

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    Posted: 30 Jun 17
  • League Tables Updated

    League Tables Updated

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Updated Private Greens League Tables added to site. PG1 side with 16 points after three games, and PG2 side in second place just four points...

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    Posted: 27 Jun 17
  • New Club Shirts

    New Club Shirts

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The new shirts have arrived!! I will need to collect the old ones back in as I issue the new ones so will do this on Friday evening 23 June ...

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    Posted: 22 Jun 17
  • Club Photograph and Private Greens League positions

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The league positions for both PG1 and PG2 teams have been uploaded to the website for information. We have arranged with our spoonsor to ta...

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    Posted: 8 Jun 17
  • County Competition Results Updated

    County Competition Results Updated

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The results and draw for the Open Singles and Pairs, and the Senior Singles and Senior Pairs have been updated on the club website.

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    Posted: 28 May 17
  • County Competitions Update

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Updated draws and results for the South Vale Open Singles and Senior Singles are now on the website

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    Posted: 21 May 17
  • Club Competitions

    Club Competitions

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

        The club competitions will be drawn on Monday. If anyone wishes to withdraw from any of the club singles, handicap, pairs or...

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    Posted: 29 Apr 17
  • Club Competitions

    Club Competitions

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

        The club competitions will be drawn on Monday. If anyone wishes to withdraw from any of the club singles, handicap, pairs or...

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    Posted: 29 Apr 17
  • Club News

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Coaching Sessions for new members and those looking to improve their game will be held on Tuesday evenings after the weekly spoons matches. ...

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    Posted: 17 Apr 17
  • Special Guest confirmed for Opening Day

    Special Guest confirmed for Opening Day

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    We are delighted to let members know that in addition to our long list of distinguished guests for our Opening Day event, Barry's favour...

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    Posted: 10 Apr 17
  • County Competition Draws added to Website

    County Competition Draws added to Website

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Our website has been updated with the South Vale County Competitions. Please note that the county would prefer us not to display these draw...

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    Posted: 7 Apr 17
  • Alf Pidduck RIP

    Alf Pidduck RIP

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The club are very sad to record that Alf Pidduck, our friend, colleague and past Chairman of Barry Athletic Bowls Club has sadly passed away...

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    Posted: 28 Mar 17
  • Opening Day Arrangements

    Opening Day Arrangements

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

      The arrangements for opening day on the 15th Apriul are now taking shape. The day will kick off with a demonstrastion session from A...

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    Posted: 17 Mar 17
  • Barry Athletic Bowls Club & Aero Bowls New Partnership

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club & Aero Bowls New Partnership

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club and Aero Bowls UK have recently announced that they will work together in a strategic partnership to support the d...

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    Posted: 19 Feb 17
  • Revised date for Special General Meeting

    Revised date for Special General Meeting

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Further to the news published before Christmas, our Special General Meeting will be held on Friday 17th February 2017 at the bowls pavilion....

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    Posted: 23 Jan 17
  • Special General Meeting

    Special General Meeting

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    The management committee of the club have called for a Special General Meeting of the club as permitted in the club by-laws. The provisional...

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    Posted: 23 Jan 17
  • Six Nations Rugby

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club The 6 Nations - and it’s live !   Barry Athletic Bowls Club will be showing all of the Wales games l...

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    Posted: 21 Jan 17
  • Treasurer Position

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    After many years of loyal and diligent service, our treasurer Eric Booker has announced that he will be stepping down shortly. This will be ...

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    Posted: 17 Jan 17
  • Xmas Get-Together now arranged

    Xmas Get-Together now arranged

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    A pre Christmas get-together for all members and guests is now confirmed for Saturday 17th December 2016, and will be held at the King Willi...

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    Posted: 21 Nov 16
  • Milton Eskins

    Milton Eskins

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Barry Athletic Bowls Club are sad to announce the passing of our friend and colleague Milton Eskins, who passed away quietly in his sleep at...

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    Posted: 24 Oct 16
  • A Festival of Pool....and chips

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    A festival of the finest pool matches will be held at the clubhouse on Friday 4th November, to catch up with each other and battle out for t...

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    Posted: 12 Oct 16
  • Management Committee Meeting

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    There will be a management committee meeting at the bowls pavilion on Thursday 13th October 2016, starring at 18.30. Please could all manage...

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    Posted: 8 Oct 16
  • Green Closure

    Green Closure

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Our prized asset has taken some punishment as well as its fair share of thrills and spills over the last five months and it is now time to l...

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    Posted: 25 Sep 16
  • Celebrity Visitor at the Athletic

    Celebrity Visitor at the Athletic

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Welsh actress and star Ruth Jones was a celebrity visitor at the green yesterday before our crucial PG1 game against Whitchurch. Ruth, who i...

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    Posted: 25 Sep 16
  • County Singles Champion

    County Singles Champion

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Richard Bowen

    Many congratulations to our colleague Martin Clarke-Squires on his victory in the Vale of Glamorgan County Singles Championship, beating Por...

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    Posted: 24 Sep 16
  • Alun Martin Trophy

    Alun Martin Trophy

    Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Article by: Chairman: Richard Bowen

    Barry Athletic regained the Alun Martin Trophy with a comfortable victory over Sully at Millwood Bowling Green. Ricahrd Bowen's rink of ...

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    Posted: 21 Sep 16