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.

Outdoor Bowls – a Summer Sport for Everyone

bowling in torquay at Torquay BC

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

TLH Winter League Final Brings Old Rivals Together

TLH Winter League Finals

Torquay and Kings, traditionally rivals on the outdoor greens, met in the final of the TLH winter league which took place on Thursday 10th March at the TLH Leisure Resort Bowls Arena. Kings were in a confident mood and were clear favourites to win following a successful run in the league stages. Torquay had been more fragile in the league games but came into form just in time for finals week. Continue reading

Why Bowling Holidays are Heaven in Devon.

bowling holidays in devonAre 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