The Dates and Details of Our Social Events in 2018

Winter 2018 Social events:

Having got off to a brilliant start Janet has summarised the first month of 2018 in a newsletter style update and report, welcoming in the new year. You can read it by clicking HERE

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:

The next walk will be: Wednesday, 21st March at 10.30 a.m. We thought we should take our stroller walks to pastures new - Torremolinos to be precise. Organiser: Carol Lathwell

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

We are having Whist Drives on the following dates:
Monday 5th March 2018(Date Change).

Starting at 2.00pm.(Please arrive for 1:30pm.) The cost will be £1 per person which includes Tea & Biscuits.

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

We will also be running Pub Superstars Competions

This will include Shovehalfpenny, Carpet Bowls (not short mat), Dominoes, Indoor Skittles, and maybe other pub games.

These dates are Thursday 15th February 2018, Thursday 12th April 2018.

All events to be 1.30pm for start at 2.00pm - The cost will be £1 per person which includes Tea & Biscuits


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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

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: