The Dates and Reviews of Our Social Events in 2017


 


Okehampton week

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February 2017
Fifty members from Deane Park, Hazells, Bessingby and North Harrow Bowls clubs enjoyed a fantastic week in Devon.

You can read George's review of the week by clicking HERE



Torremelinos 7-Day Bowling Break

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26 March to 2 April 2017

Dean Park goes international.

Everyone had a great time on the club's Spanish tour. There are some photos in the photo gallery and you can read Janet's review of the club's week on the Costa-del-Sol by clicking HERE


Organiser : Ray Snook



Petanque in the Park

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29th July 2017

Dean Park goes international once more.

It's Saturday 29th July and Deane Park prepare to go outside its famous grounds for a game of French Boules or Pétanque.

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



A Day At The Races

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3rd August 2017

Outing to Glorious Goodwood Races

Although not officially a Deane Park outing, our social leader Ray offers us chances to join him on his Guinness trips. And this year it was a day at Goodwood races.

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



Day trip to Brighton

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Wednesday 16th August 2017

Ray organised the trip to Preston Park, Brighton. I think there were 46 people took up the offer of a day in Brighton and if they wanted, a game of bowls at Preston Park.

Cannot believe how lucky we were with the beautiful weather - an excellent day with great company.

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

Organiser : Ray Snook



Impromptu Knockout

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Sunday 27th August 2017

Unfortunately Eastcote did not want to play our scheduled match at home today, but the sun was shining, so we had an impromptu roll up.

You can read Carol's review of the great fun day by clicking HERE



President's Day

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Wednesday 6th September 2017

As we are all aware, our President is Len Glynn and he and the lovely Rita are celebrating 60 years of marital bliss this October. What can possibly be a better way of celebrating than a game of bowls and a plate of fish and chips for supper.

Thought I should share a few thoughts about the Presidents' Day we had this afternoon, which you can read by clicking HERE - Janet



Petanque in the Park

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16th September 2017

Dean Park goes out into the park once more.

This was nearly the last of the summer entertainment programme that has been arranged by our very wonderful social captain Ray Snook.

There are some photos in the photo gallery and you can read Janet's brilliant review of the day by clicking HERE



Ladies & Mens Club Finals

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19th September 2017

On Tuesday we held the two finals matches of the men's and ladies singles.

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



Captains v Vice-Captains Day

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22nd September 2017

This was the final social bowling event of the season and as much as it hurts to report it the guys won hands and bowls down.

There are some photos in the photo gallery and you can read Janet's brilliant review of the day by clicking HERE



Presentation Dinner 2017

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Thursday 26 October 2017

Another very successful evening held as usual at Post Office club in Sudbury Hill. This year we were delighted to welcome our local counsellor Teji Barnes and her husband to present our trophies.

Janet has written a review of the evening which you can read by clicking HERE

Organiser : Ray Snook



Dorset Break

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Monday 6th to Friday 10th November 2017

Along with 60 others, from Littlehampton, Aylesbury, Ruislip and Bessingby we did our annual trip to Dorset. As always, brilliantly organised by Carol and Ron Spark, we had four days of bowls, excellent food, crazy entertainment but mostly exceptionally good company.

Janet has written a review of the week, which you can read by clicking HERE

There are also 50 photographs, on the photos page, for you all to view.
Organiser : Ron & Carol Spark



Isle of Wight Weekend

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Friday 15th December to Monday 18th December 2017

Ho Ho Ho We're off to the Isle of Wight for Xmas festivities. 28 members and friends of Deane Park took a ferry to IOW to Warners for a weekend of culture and sightseeing.

Janet has written a review of the trip, which you can read by clicking HERE

Organiser - Ray Snook