Author Archives: Trudie Crouch

About Trudie Crouch

I have worked at TLH since Spring 2015. Although I haven't been playing bowls for very long, I definitely have the bug and play competitively for Torquay Bowling Club.

English Riviera Open Bowls Tournament 2019 – Results

The English Riviera welcomed bowlers from all parts of the UK and as far afield as Worcester, Wales and Jersey to participate in the friendly but competitive tournament held at Torquay’s three seafront host clubs. This year was the 26th Anniversary of the popular tournament which ran over an eight day period from Sunday 16 June to Saturday 23 June.

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English Riviera Open Bowls Tournament 2019

The English Riviera welcomes bowlers from all parts of the UK to participate in this friendly but competitive tournament held at Torquay’s three seafront host clubs. This year sees the 26th Anniversary of the popular tournament which runs over an eight day period from Sunday to Saturday and is always in the week which includes the third Monday in June. Continue reading

Outdoor Bowls – a Summer Sport for Everyone

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Torquay Bowling Club

Summer is here at long last and the outdoor bowls season is well and truly underway. If you have a hankering to try out the game I would encourage you to go ahead and get involved.
As a relative newcomer myself, I can thoroughly recommend this social sport and I’m really looking forward to my third season playing for Torquay Bowling Club. Continue reading

Why Bowling Holidays are Heaven in Devon.

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Bowling Green Torquay

Are you like the rest of us and just love to take a short break away from your day-to-day routine? Do you dream of sunny days and palm trees maybe? Or playing your favourite sport on an immaculate green with stunning sea views? Well your dreams can become reality with bowling holidays on the English Riviera. Continue reading

A Potted History of Bowls

 

Torquay Bowls Club 1912

Torquay Bowls Club 1912

We take it for granted that Bowls has been around for ever, but in doing some research into Bowling Holidays for TLH Leisure Resort, I got side-tracked and came across some very interesting Bowling facts.  Here are some little known nuggets of information about the sport so loved by bowling enthusiasts. (Quiz addicts also take note – you never know when these might come in handy.) Continue reading