The Dates and Details of Our Social Events in 2018

Summer 2018 Social events:


Please contact Carol Lathwell for further information about the Stroller Walks.

Come and join us for a morning walk of up to 3 miles, with a coffee when we finish. Walks will take place, weather permitting and normally start at 10.00 or 10.30 a.m. See below for dates and venues:

Our first "Stroller" will be: Wednesday, 3 October 2018. Just to get everyone back in walking mode we will meet at Ruislip Lido, Hillingdon Resident's car park, at 10.00 a.m. Twice round the lido and then a coffee in the café. Look forward to seeing you.
- Carol



Please contact Ray Snook for further information and to book your place for any of the following events.

We are having a Race Night on Thursday 18th October to be held in the clubhouse, 5.30 for 6.00pm start.

Entry fee £1.00, 50p per horse, per race, all profit to go to our charity ORCHYD.

There will also be optional fish and chips etc. Please put your names on the notice board or email me. - Ray

We are having Whist Drives on the following dates: Monday 17th September and 15th October 2018.

Starting at 2.00pm.For a 2:30pm. start.

To book your place on the whist afternoons please put your names down on the list on the notice board or let Ray know, either by email or by phone. His contact details are in the "members" pages.


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Main Social Events

Presentation to ORCHYD.


Friday 26th January 2018

Sandra, our treasurer presented a cheque for £1061.60 to Corrie, Rachel and Pete from local charity ORCHYD accompanied by our local councillors, Teji Barnes, Michael White and Edward Lavery.

There are some photographs of the occasion on the photos page.

Organiser : Carol Lathwell

Okehampton Trip


Monday 5th to Saturday 10th February 2018

Another week in Devon was enjoyed by 53 Okehampton Revellers (friends and families from Deane Park and Hazell's Bowls Club) in this our fourteenth year at the Ashbury Hotel.

There are some photos on the Photos page and you can read George's review of the week by clicking HERE

Torremolinos 7-Day Bowling Break


19th - 26th March 2018

Dean Park goes international.

Deane Park Bowls goes to Torremolinos again in 2018, staying at the Don Pablo Hotel.

Carol has sent an interim report of this weeks Stroller Walk. You can read it by clicking HERE

Janet has written a detailed review of the weeks events. You can read it by clicking HERE

Organiser : Ray Snook

Ron's "It's a Knockout"


Sunday 3rd June 2018

Another fabulous day at Deane Park with Ron Spark hosting his "Its a Knockout". Very well supported with 20 members attending.

You can read Janet's review of the fun by clicking HERE

Pétanque and Barbecue


Sunday 17th June 2018

It was definitely third time lucky today, as we had a game of Pétanque and it didn't rain. Very well supported with 30 members attending.

There are lots of pictures on the photos page.

You can read Janet's review of the fun by clicking HERE

You can also see a larger version of the photo, by clicking on it...

Day trip to Brighton


Wednesday 15th August 2018

We enjoyed our day trip to Brighton, breakfast at Preston Park Bowls Club and then those who wanted to bowl did so, but the rest spent the day along the front.

Janet has written a review of the trip, including the bowls results, which you can view by clicking HERE

Petanque in the Park


Sunday 19th August 2018

Deane Park goes into the park once more.

Can you believe it "THE SUN WAS SHINING". First time ever the weather was very kind to us and to be honest what a difference that made.

There are lots of photos on the photos page and you can read Janet's brilliant review of the day by clicking HERE


Deane Park Fun Day


Sunday 2nd September 2018

Deane Park knows how to have fun.

This is where you cannot beat us - having a fun day - we are without doubt the best.

You can see some photos on the photos page and read Janet's brilliant review of the day by clicking HERE


Trip to Chatham Docks


Tuesday 4th September 2018

Ray organised a trip to Chatham Docks, with a tour of 'Call the Midwife" thrown in.

It was very much a day filled with nostalgia and seemed to spark of loads of memories.

You can see a few photos on the photos page and read Janet's brilliant review of the day by clicking HERE


Vet's Trophy


Thursday 6th September 2018

John Gibson and Ray Snook went today to collect the shield for Deane Park winning promotion to the 2nd Division in the Vets.

The presentation is done at Harrow Bowls Club so well done to all members that were involved in winning this trophy.

You can see a bigger photo of them by clicking HERE


Presentation Dinner 2018


Thursday 25th October 2018

This year's Awards Dinner will be on 25th October, more details to follow.

Organiser : Ray Snook

Dorset Break


Monday 5th to Friday 9th November 2018

Once again Carol and Ron Spark are organising the ever-popular trip to the Dorset Bowls Resort in November.

We stay in fabulous lodges, but there are hotel rooms available if you prefer. Indoor Bowling every day with great breakfasts and evening meals and lively evenings. The cost for 2018 is: £252 per person bowlers and £232 per person for non-bowlers.

If you are interested please contact Carol and Ron Spark

Isle of Wight Weekend


Friday 14th December to Monday 17th December 2018

Ray has arranged another wonderful short-break offer with his friends at Warners for this year.

Costing £125.00 per person for a double/twin room, with the ferry costing £15.00 per car return. Single occupancy of double rooms available for an extra £30 supplement, i.e. £155.00.

Ray has 20 rooms reserved, so please contact him as soon as possible if you would like to book. There will be a £30 per person non-refundable deposit due on booking.

If you have any queries please contact Ray direct.

Organiser - Ray Snook

To review any previous year's Event Dates and Reports, click the relevant year: