Welcome to our website

Links have been made on the left hand side of this page to view information on the club
(N.B. The Facebook link, top right).
For further information or to give us your comments please email us at info@rushmooribc.co.uk
We will try and keep this page upto date during this difficult time to help and inform our members. Please keep in touch.

LATEST

Yes, we are still here, still functioning.
Your existing committee is in regular electronic contact and still running the club efficiently(??).
The league entries are almost complete, we are still chasing two notoriously late outstanding entrants. BUT we really need more entries for Tuesday night and Friday morning. Can YOU help PLEASE.

DIFFERENT

How about a bit of slightly different/better(?) news. From the League tables page,
click on the new link near the top in the middle of it to go to a personal scores page.
You can then click on the link near the top in the middle of that and go to a personal Totals page.
All the data has now been loaded and all the leagues are complete. All comments welcome.
If you are looking for someone to blame, forget it, but thanks must go to Harrison for the tremendous job he has done.
(He's a bit bored now with nothing to keep him off the streets, all suggestions welcome),
a certain NLBartlett for his help and my tiny contribution as well.

CORONAVIRUS

BREAKING NEWS

Possible relaxation of restrictions on social bowls "down under" soon.
Report by Mark Wright in the Daily Telegraph on 23rd April 2020 of comments attributed to Oliver Dowden (HM Culture Secretary).

Places Leisure issued the following statement on Facebook on Friday 20th March.

Places Leisure issued the following statement on Facebook on Friday 20th March.

“Following the government directive to close all leisure centres to help stop the transmission of COVID-19, the centre closed last night (Friday 20 March 2020) until further notice.
Please be reassured that direct debits payments for memberships and lessons/courses have now be automatically suspended until we are able to reopen our facilities, so you do not have to do anything. For more information, please click here: Centre Closure
We know activity is as important to you as it is to us, therefore we have made available on our Places Locker app a series of home workouts that you can complete with your family, as well as 100+ Les Mills workouts.
Please stay safe and well.”

Click on this link for lots of useful tips. Mental Health Advice

At 17.30 on 16th March 2020 the RIBC committee decided to cancel ALL bowling for the foreseeable future.

The RIBC AGM scheduled for 2nd April 2020 at 7pm has been postponed

With the current restrictions in place, our AGM has had to be postponed. We will reinstate it as soon as practical.
In the meantime, please consider the following:-
- If there is anything you wish to raise, please contact our existing committee members as appropriate.
- If you can assist our committee in any way, again please contact our Secretary or other committee member.
- If you wish to take over a position or just join the committee, the same applies.
The EIBA issued a relevant statement as at 14 March 2020,
click on the links below for the full content or an extract that applies to local clubs.

League Entries for 2020- 2021

For the clarification of any doubt, we will (subject to Government advice) definitely be running a full league program from September 2020 to March 2021 as well as our usual Roll-up and friendly games. We will attempt to run sessions through the summer when conditions allow.
An email for existing Team Captains has been sent out, envelopes containg forms have also been delivered for others.
To check if your entry has been received, click on 2020_21 Teams (updated weekly).
Word Document and PDF forms can be downloaded from the Leagues' Team entries tab on the left.

GET YOUR ENTRIES IN AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
THERE ARE ONLY NN DAYS TO GO

THE CLOSING DATE TO ENTER TEAMS FOR NEXT SEASON WAS NN DAYS AGO.

It may still be possible to enter a Team but the surcharge of £4 will apply.


THE CLOSING DATE TO ENTER TEAMS FOR NEXT SEASON WAS NN DAYS AGO. NO MORE ENTRIES ARE ALLOWED. Contact H.ASH if you wish to discuss.


Leisure Centre Re-Development

There have been reports in the local press about this. For the latest news, click on the button below.
We are asking questions of the Council, and, with local elections due shortly, please ask your candidates/Ward Councillors what they are going to do about preserving bowling for the hundreds of older residents of Rushmoor who use this facility.
For details on the current status and updates on our site, please click here Website status

If you have ANY news items you want shown HERE, please let us know as described above.

Pictures have been temporarily suspended, currently trying this.