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John Simmonds – Memorial Celebration
On the 11th September a Wake was held to mark the passing of John Simmons. John was a past president; club Captain and secretary of the Standon & Puckeridge Bowls Club as well as an active member of the East Herts Bowling Association (EHBA).
His family and friends gathered together to remember John, his love of music was celebrated by a performance from a male voice choir. The first staging of the John Simmons memorial trophy was held between members of the EHBA and the Standon & Puckeridge committee.
Club Championship – Finals Weekend – Day 2
Fixed Jack J Swann bt Fraser Beard
Handicap Singles J Swann bt Mark Haskins
Yardstick J Swann bt Fraser Beard
Club Championship – Finals Weekend – Day 1
2 Woods Andy Mansfield bt Fraser Beard
Singles – Merv Groom bt Ralph Granville
Mixed Pairs – Peter Mumford & Jamie Swann bt Fraser Beard & Ray Blakes
John Simmons – Wake
On the 11th September there will be a Wake to mark the passing of John Simmons. John was a past president; club Captain and secretary of the Standon & Puckeridge Bowls Club as well as an active member of the East Herts Bowling Association (EHBA).
This event, hosted by John’s daughter will be at 1 pm at the Club House and anyone who knew John is invited to attend
After the wake a bowls match between the club and the EHBA will be held.
On August 19th, 2021 we played the second leg of the annual Stanware Cup Competition held between ourselves and Ware BC. Playing until the sun set we achieved a win on each rink and came away with the Cup. A big thank you to Ware for the excellent welcome we received and I know you are already planning how to reclaim the cup next year
Steeple Morden Friendly match August 7th 2021
It was great to host our friends from Steeple Morden Bowls Club
Wednesday 18th August 2021 2 pm
Saturday 3rd July – Three Horseshoes Match
It was a great afternoon that started out under threatening skies and ended in bright Sunshine
It was really nice to meet up again with our friends from the Three Horsehoes club and the match was a really friendly affair.
Whitethorn Friendly – Away Saturday June 26th 2021
A great afternoon out with our friends in Letchworth
Club Competitions 2021
We are delighted ot be playing a full set of Club Competitions this year – a full set of fixtures can be downloaded here
For members requiring contact details – see the fixture sheet you have been emailed or contact us by emailing here
Lankester Cup June 12th 2021
Saturday June 12th saw Club members come together to compete for the Lankester Cup – a competition that has been held for many years. The competition this year was a pairs competiton and the final was played between Ralph Granville & Pauline Bailey versus Bob Swann and Ian Smith with Bob & Ian running out the winners!
The sun shone and a good time was had by everyone who attended
EHBL Welwyn & Hatfield Harts – June 8th 2021
A very enjoyable match with our friends from Welwyn saw the unusual sight of brothers competing on the same rink!
We were pleased to come away with a 4-2 result
Elsenham 5th June 2021
Havers Park 30 May 21
We played our first friendly of the season on Sunday 30th May – it was great to be back playing bowls – and we won as well!
2021 Open Day
Many thanks to everyone who came and tried out this fantastic game and we hope that you will return and be part of the club!
We are delighted with our new purchase!
Rosehill Kingfishers- EHBL mens League 3rd June 2021
6 – 0 result – well done everyone
WE ARE BACK
Now that restrictions have been lifted for outdoor sport, we are delighted that the club is open and everyone is looking forward to a great season on the green – why not join us
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Last night (9-11-19) we held our Annual Presentation Evening –
The winners of the 2019 Club Competitions were:
Mixed Singles Bob Swann
Mens Handicap Jeff Woor
Mixed Pairs Bob Swann & Fred Barnard
Mixed 2 Woods Ralph Granville
Mixed Yardstick Bob Swann
Mixed Fixed Jack TBA
Lankester Cup Bob Swann; Beverly Barnard & Peter Mumford
Below are a selection of Images of the presentation including the Club Captain receiving the Stanware Cup for our home and away with against Ware Bowls Club
We had a great afternoon (24th August) hosting our friends from Sawbridgeworth
A few images from our retention of the Stanware Cup on Thursday 15th August!!
A few images from games in early August
We won our penultimate EHBL league match last night (against Whithearn Reds) 6-0 – here are a few pictures
16-7-19 – A few shots from the EHBL game against Cuffley Hawks, We were 4-2 winners
Latest League table here
Presidents Cup – 13-7-19
Congratulations to Bob Swann (on the left in the middle picture) who won the Presidents Cup after a close fought battle on Rink One with Ray Blakes (2nd) and Merv Groom
ASTON WHISTLERS 8-7-2019
A few images of the Aston Whistlers game Monday 8th July – We won 4-2
League Match Buntingford 4-7-19
A few images from the EHBL League game against Buntingford – our first home game – Result 4-2 to Buntingford
League Match J- Rosehill Otters 27-6-19
Just a quick note to say that we achieved our first 6 pointer of the season in the EHBL 2019 – with the second game being decided on the last end – Congrats to the team that brought the points home – I didn’t take many pictures (too busy) but here’s one from the night
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