Author Archives: northern

Tuesday Afternoons

This is very popular with the Seniors last week saw 10 members turn up for Carpet bowls and doms, why not arrive on a tuesday afternoon and enjoy yourself for a couple of hours.

Published: October 30, 2019

More Winter work On Green

Thursday saw more work on the green getting done where two tonne of top soil on to the green and also look closely and you see the the mats in the ditches were hand cleaned. Still more work to be done so why not get in touch with the President or Secretary and make yourself available pictures from today.

Published: October 10, 2019

Winter work on The Green

Work started on Thursday 3rd October here are some pictures taken on Sunday.

Published: October 6, 2019

Closing Day 2019

The curtain fell on was classed as a nearly season. Nearly at Nationals at Ayr, Seniors nearly won KO Cup, but our Triples won the E.B.L. Final. Both XV1s got relegated to second division. But that never stoped the Members who came to closing day in brilliant sunshine everybody enjoyed themselves. The meal after the game was Soup followed by pie and beans supplied by the Treasurer , Secretary, and President. A wee bit karaoke to finish what was a great day.

Published: September 22, 2019

Seniors Closing Day 2019

The Seniors closing day was blessed with sunshine and a great day was had by all. Jimmy Bathgate Played the shot of the Season being three down to get a trail on the jack to get a three to win the game 14-13 as the cheers rang out on one side. Roy Campbell rink was lying a possible four with two bowls left when George Prentice drew the winning shot to make George Prentice, Mike Morrison, Willie ( break the Trophy ) Robb and Jimmy (never of the jack ) Martin winners over all as there were no pies on the day it was liquid refreshments in the club house till about !!!! all were looking forward to next season already. And the Club Closing day on Saturday.Some Pictures from the Day

Published: September 20, 2019

The Kinnear 2 Bowl Final

This Years Finalist were Roy Campbell Vs Grant Young, for once the weather was kind a bit chilly but not as bad as it has been. It was Grant that stormed into a good lead leading 6- 0 after five ends ten ends saw the lead go to 11-2. Roy getting a 2,(0),2,2,1,1to get back into the game at 14-10. Grant replied with a 2,2 to lead 18-10the a run of 0,0,0,0,0,0,0, saw Roy getting ” Peels” at 18-18the twenty seventh end saw him get 2 shots go into the lead for the first time 18-20 next end Grant replied with a 1, 19-20 in the twenty ninth end Roy getting a 1 to get over the line. Great final played in the right spirit.

Published: September 16, 2019

Seniors Final 2019

This Years Final will be played on Friday 13th September at 2pm. The Final is John Urquhart Vs Allan Mitchell.

Published: September 10, 2019

Porterfield 2019

This Years Finalists were Grant Young Vs Iain Macdonald, after six ends it was Iain Macdonald who jumped into a 9-1 lead after nine ends Grant pulled it back to 4-9. But a run of 0,0,0,0,0,0, saw the lead 18-4 to Iain Macdonald. Iain then followed up with a 0,1,0,2 to clinch the Trophy it is commiserations on Grant who has won the Bobby Loch already.

Published: September 10, 2019

Two Bowls Singles/ Pairs

There was Double heartache for Roy Campbell runner up in both Competitions. In the Singles Final the winner was Kenny Lawrence, who was a worthy winner. The final of the Pairs was won by Dave Smith & Andy Reid, with Roy Campbell & Alex Young being runners up. A great day was had by all may be a Sunday is good for games in the future !!! Maybe aye maybe no.

Published: September 8, 2019

E.B.L. Triples

Sunshine shine on Northern as the Triples of Garry Harrison, Gordon Wilson (jun), and Euan Craig playing Brunstane after three ends the scores were level at 2-2 fourth end saw Brunstane getting 1 with a Northern reply of 3,3,1. after seven ends the lead stretched to 9-3 end eight saw Brunstane get another 1, 9-4 ends ten an eleven getting 1,2 to make the score 10-7 with the home in insight Northern finishing with 1,1,1. Making the final score 13-7.

Published: September 7, 2019