A Potted History of Bowls

 

Torquay Bowls Club 1912
Torquay Bowls Club 1912

We take it for granted that Bowls has been around forever, 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 “A Potted History of Bowls”

Bowling Greens in Torbay – ideal for your next outdoor tour

best bowling in Torquay
Best bowling greens in Torquay

With an outstanding choice of bowling greens to play, outdoor bowling in Torquay is a real pleasure. If you are planning a bowling tour for 2020/2021, then take a look at some of the wonderful bowling greens on offer in and around Torbay. And if you stay at TLH Leisure Resort, you can rely on our resident bowling experts to make all the arrangements for your fixtures – limited space left in 2020. Continue reading “Bowling Greens in Torbay – ideal for your next outdoor tour”

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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Bowling for Beginners – A Quick Guide to Playing Bowls

Bowling for beginners
Bowling for beginners

Bowling for Beginners – A Quick Guide to Playing Bowls

Bowls is fast becoming a popular sport and with all ages now enjoying the sport, it’s the perfect time to try it for yourself. But don’t worry if you’ve not played before. We’ve made a quick guide to the game so you can get involved!

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