BOWLS: Friendly defeat for Crewkerne

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Defeats for Harlequins and Royals

9:20pm Sunday 20th April 2014

CREWKERNE Short Mat BC lost 62-50 at home to Stoke Sub Hamden in a friendly.

Great day for indoor champions

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLED OVER: Cwmamman Bowls Club is hoping to welcome new members ahead of the forthcoming season.

8:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

THE finals of the Ilminster Bowls Club’s Indoor Competitions featured some outstanding matches.

Summer gets rolling at South Petherton Bowling Club

Chard & Ilminster News: Summer gets rolling at South Petherton Bowling Club

10:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

SOUTH Petherton Bowling Club has welcomed the start of the outdoor bowls season by holding its annual Opening of the Green ceremony.

BOWLS: Canaries hand Milford and Dormor title to Harlequins

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Defeats for Harlequins and Royals

6:00pm Monday 24th March 2014

BOTTOM club Merriott Canaries had the final say in the destination of the Milford and Dormer league.

BOWLS: Crewkerne lose friendly at Stoke Sub Hambdon

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Defeats for Harlequins and Royals

4:24pm Sunday 23rd March 2014

CREWKERNE Short Mat Bowls Club lost 73-43 at Stoke Sub Hamdon in a mixed friendly last Friday.

BOWLS: Defeats for Harlequins and Royals

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Defeats for Harlequins and Royals

5:00pm Friday 14th March 2014

IN the Milford and Dormor league at Chard the two leading teams both lost.

BOWLS: Merriott triumph on final bowl of the evening

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Ilminster comeback proves in vain

8:10pm Tuesday 25th February 2014

MERRIOTT Short Mat Bowls Club had a busy week with very close results.

BOWLS: Royals turn up the heat on Harlequins in Milford and Dormor

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Ilminster comeback proves in vain

2:00pm Tuesday 25th February 2014

IN the Milford and Dormor league at Chard the two teams currently at the top of the table played each other.

BOWLS: Ilminster comeback proves in vain

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Ilminster comeback proves in vain

11:02am Tuesday 25th February 2014

A BRAVE fightback by Ilminster’s away team was not enough to secure victory over Clarrie Dunbar in the National Double Rink on Saturday.

BOWLS: Tight at the top in Ilminster Monday league

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

5:00pm Friday 21st February 2014

THE Monday Premier League at Ilminster Bowls Club’s has developed into a two horse race as the competition reaches the closing stages.

BOWLS: Crouch excels in age groups

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

1:00pm Tuesday 4th February 2014

SHANNON Crouch of Ilminster Bowls Club took the Somerset heat of the National School of Excellence by storm, winning the junior section for the 8 to 15 age group in style.

SKITTLES: Andrews retains sticker-up championship

7:00pm Thursday 30th January 2014

ROB Andrews won the annual sticker-up championship run by the Ilminster and district men’s league for the second year running.

BOWLS: League win for Ilminster mixed

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

6:00pm Thursday 30th January 2014

ILMINSTER entertained Puriton in the Somerset and Devon Mixed League, winning 39 to 35 over two rinks.

BOWLS: Canaries swoop to beat Magpies

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

2:20pm Friday 24th January 2014

THERE were two very close games in the Milford and Dormor league at Chard.

BOWLS: Chardstock beaten in friendly

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

12:21pm Friday 24th January 2014

CHARDSTOCK lost 68-44 in a mixed friendly at Taunton Indoor Bowls Club.

CYCLING: Fowler leads Wheelers' challenge at Merryfield

1:00pm Monday 13th January 2014

GEORGE Fowler of McKinlays 1st Chard Wheelers took an excellent second place in the third round of the Kalas Winter League at RNAS Merryfield on Saturday.

ANGLING: Scott Russell edges Ilminster match

Chard & Ilminster News: ANGLING: Jamie Rich wins VES league opener at Isle Brewers

9:59am Monday 13th January 2014

WITH the river still flooded, Ilminster AA members were back out at Dillington Pond on Sunday.

BOWLS: Star-studded Torquay too good for Ilminster

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

9:27am Monday 13th January 2014

A TORQUAY United side containing seven current England players beat an Ilminster mixed team 78-27 in the last 16 of the Egham Trophy on Sunday.

BOWLS: Victory for Ilminster ladies in national triples

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

1:30pm Monday 6th January 2014

ILMINSTER Ladies progressed to the fourth round of the national triples with a defeat of St Andrews from Weston Super Mare.

BOWLS: Ilminster in last 16 of three national competitions

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

1:13pm Monday 30th December 2013

ILMINSTER can look forward to a busy start to the New Year as they stage a three-pronged attack on national competitions.

BOWLS: Ilminster honours are handed out

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

1:08pm Friday 13th December 2013

ILMINSTER BC held their Outdoor Presentation Dinner at the club when the presentations were made by the Somerset ladies president, Dawn Barnaby of Bloomfield BC, and the men’s president, Peter Mottram of South Petherton.

BOWLS: Trophy time at South Petherton

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

4:40pm Thursday 28th November 2013

SOUTH Petherton Bowling Club held their annual awards evening at Ilminster Bowling and Tennis Club on Saturday.

CRICKET: Lorraine lifts merit trophy for bowling performance

Chard & Ilminster News: CRICKET: Anya Shrubsole picked for England

2:48pm Thursday 28th November 2013

Lorraine Szczepanski has been awarded the Mid Wessex League Under-16s Simon Whitney Merit Trophy for an outstanding bowling performance for North Perrott against Crewkerne in July.

ANGLING: Stunning catch by Hunt in Royal Oak league

Chard & Ilminster News: ANGLING: Jamie Rich wins VES league opener at Isle Brewers

8:00pm Monday 18th November 2013

Ilminster AA members headed to Isle Brewers for round three of the Royal Oak league.

BOWLS: Ilminster enjoy easy ride in Denny Plate

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

5:48pm Monday 18th November 2013

Ilminster’s men beat Minehead 99-51 in the first round of the Denny Plate, a national competition featuring two rinks at each club.

BOWLS: Egham Trophy joy for Ilminster

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

9:00am Wednesday 30th October 2013

ILMINSTER beat Victoria BC of Street 76-67 in the second round of the mixed Egham Trophy on Sunday.

BOWLS: Crewkerne in friendly victory

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

7:20pm Sunday 13th October 2013

CREWKERNE short mat bowls club beat Merriott 44-38 in a mixed friendly.

BOWLS: Ridout called up for full England side

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

11:13am Sunday 6th October 2013

ILMINSTER bowler Louis Ridout has been recalled to the senior England outdoor team after a successful trial at Leamington Spa.

BOWLS: South Petherton in tight battle for Careford Cup

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

12:40pm Sunday 29th September 2013

SOUTH Petherton lost 78-74 to North Petherton in a close game for the Careford Cup despite winning two and drawing one of the four rinks.

BOWLS: Ilminster secure two league titles

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

11:46am Friday 27th September 2013

ILMINSTER finished their outdoor season in style by winning both the Wessex Mixed Triples league and the South West Somerset Ladies league.

BOWLS: Ridout's outstanding form earns full England trial

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Uffculme overcome Tiverton Borough

12:23pm Tuesday 17th September 2013

ILMINSTER'S Louis Ridout helped England to a clean sweep in the junior men’s British Isles international series at Llandrindod Wells in Wales.

Bowls: National joy for Ilminster

6:00am Sunday 28th October 2012

ILMINSTER have bowled their way into the second rounds of three national indoor competitions in the past week.

BOWLS: Severalls lose cup match

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: Taunton men lose to North Petherton

12:11pm Tuesday 7th August 2012

  SEVERALLS lost their annual cup match with Merriott for the first time in a few years with a final score of 91-87.

BOWLS: Latest news from Chard BC

6:00am Monday 5th March 2012

CHARD A have suffered two defeats to Sidford in the East Devon league.

BOWLS: Latest news from Milford & Dormer Mixed Triples League

6:00am Sunday 4th March 2012

GREYHOUNDS, led by skip Ron Genge, extended their lead at the top of the Milford and Dormor Mixed Triples league by two points thanks to a 16-6 defeat of Merriott Canaries.

BOWLS: Louis Ridout is bowled over at success

9:20am Thursday 1st March 2012

LOUIS Ridout of the Ilminster club has been voted England Young Bowler of the Year.

BOWLS: Latest news from Chardstock BC

2:10pm Thursday 9th February 2012

TWELVE players from Chardstock Bowling CLub pmade the trip to Ilminster BC to play a three-rink mixed friendly match which everyone enjoyed.

BOWLS: Latest news from Chard BC

9:10am Thursday 9th February 2012

SIX teams played in Chard Bowling Club’s Milford & Dormor Afternoon League.

BOWLS: Latest news from Ilminster BC

5:10pm Wednesday 8th February 2012

ILMINSTER Bowling Club played in the Mixed Somerset and Devon League at Taunton Deane.

BOWLS: Latest news from Milford and Dormor Afternoon Triples

6:50pm Monday 7th February 2011

THERE were more surprises this week in the Milford and Dormor Afternoon Triples League played at Chard Bowling Club.

Open Triples Competition at Donyatt Bowling Club

9:47am Tuesday 11th January 2011

DONYATT Bowling Club held its inaugural Open Triples competition on Saturday where eight teams of three battled it out to win the Wakely Cup.

New Year message from Chard Bowling Club

7:40am Friday 7th January 2011

VIC Barnard and Edwin Herrick, president and chairman of Chard Bowling Club, would like to wish all members and friends of the club a very happy, healthy and prosperous New Year.

News from Donyatt BC

7:30am Friday 17th December 2010

DONYATT Bowls Club hosted Dorchester in the Top Club Championship on Saturday.

BOWLS: Ilminster win County title

3:10pm Friday 17th September 2010

ILMINSTER A have won the Somerset Bowls Premier League for the first time.

BOWLS: Latest news from Donyatt

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: News from Taunton Deane A

9:00am Friday 25th June 2010

IT was another good week for Donyatt, with more wins than losses.

BOWLS: Latest news from Chardstock

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: News from Taunton Deane A

7:00pm Thursday 24th June 2010

IN a home four rink friendly mixed match against South Petherton, the Chardstock train came off the rails as the side lost on all rinks, and by 59-90 shots overall.

BOWLS: Latest news from South Petherton

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: News from Taunton Deane A

3:00pm Thursday 24th June 2010

SOUTH Petherton bowls club played four games in the Wessex Friendly League in the past few weeks.

BOWLS: Latest news from Ilminster Ladies

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: News from Taunton Deane A

9:00am Thursday 24th June 2010

IN scorching conditions and on an extremely challenging fast green, which resulted in more bowls in the ditch than on the rink at the start of the match, Ilminster Ladies managed to steal a win from Crewkerne in a friendly match on Thursday by 48 shots to 41.

BOWLS: Chard in mixed triples match

Chard & Ilminster News: BOWLS: News from Taunton Deane A

3:00pm Wednesday 23rd June 2010

ON Sunday, Chard travelled to Castle Cary for a game of mixed triples played on four rinks in the Wessex friendly mixed league.

Donyatt in away friendly at Ilminster

Chard & Ilminster News: Annual Will Masters Trophy at South Petherton

5:50pm Sunday 30th May 2010

DONYATT ladies had a two rink friendly away to Ilminster last Tuesday. Both sides won a rink each but Ilminster had the better shot count.






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