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15 Apr 2022
Downsman Bowls Club Update - April 2022

Downsman Bowls Club Update - April 2022 Green Opening The outdoor season is just around the corner and weather permitting, the green will open on Monday 25th April, with our first fixtures later on that week. Open Day In conjunction with Bowls Engla... [ Read more ]

28 Mar 2022
March Update #2

Downsman Team Win the County Shortmat Knockout Plate Having been knocked out in the 1st round of the cup by the champions of the previous 4 years, and incidentally winners of this years competition, the Downsman were entered into the plate competitio... [ Read more ]

19 Mar 2022
March Update

Downsman Bowls Club Update - March 19th 2022 AGM Update Minutes from the AGM held on February 23rd can be found in the "member info" section Up and coming events 6th April at 2pm       Pre-season Meeting 16th April at 10.00      Competition Draws 2... [ Read more ]

25 Feb 2022
February Update

Downsman Bowls Club Update - February 25th 2022 Clubhouse Re-opening The committee is pleased to announce that the clubhouse re-opens on Tuesday 1st March following the conclusion of the extension build.  Shortmat rollups will begin on Wednesday 2nd... [ Read more ]

24 Jan 2022
January Update

Downsman Bowls Club Update - January 24th 2022 Shortmat Season Update This is progressing and all results and match reports can be viewed on the website - see under fixtures and click on the score for details.  Teamsheets for up and coming matches c... [ Read more ]

20 Dec 2021
December Update

Downsman Bowls Club Update - December 20th 2021 As Covid continues to affect all our lives, the club committee hopes that everyone has a happy, and more importantly, a safe Christmas & New Year.  Shortmat Season This is progressing well and all res... [ Read more ]

18 Dec 2021
Downsman finish runners up in the Shortmat County Pairs plate

The final county competition took place at Westergate today, with 3 pairs from the Downsman participating.  It is fair to say that none of us were at our consistent best with only Trish & Colin making it out of the group stage into the knockout stage... [ Read more ]

12 Dec 2021
Downsman finish 3rd in Shortmat County Triples

Alongside the county shortmat leagues, there are a plethera of other competitions to which some of the Downsman Members take part, the latest being County Triples. Congratulations to Trish, Jo and Steve who finished 3rd, beating some tough sides alon... [ Read more ]

19 Nov 2021
Downsman Bowls Club Update - November 19th 2021

Downsman Bowls Club Update - November 19th 2021 Shortmat Season We have now played 2 friendlies, winning against both Horsham and Cowfold. We have also played a county league cup game, losing to the very excellent Infinity.  As a result we play Ashi... [ Read more ]

11 Nov 2021
Downsman Update 11th Nov

Shortmat Season We have now played 1 county league game, winning 48/37 and 1 friendly game winning 61/46.  This is a great start given we have yet to open for rollups given the ongoing building works. All league and friendly fixtures are on the websi... [ Read more ]