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  • Burns Dinner 2024

    Burns Dinner 2024

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Our annual Burns Night celebration was hosted by the laird and lady of the club, Alex and Naomi. The clubhouse decorated out for the night t...

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    Posted: 28 Jan 24
  • Skittles v Godalming Operatic Society

    Skittles v Godalming Operatic Society

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Once again our friends from Godalmning Operatic Society came for a fun night of skittles. As part of the night they gave us a rendition of t...

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    Posted: 6 Jan 24
  • Milford Annual Dinner & Awards Night

    Milford Annual Dinner & Awards Night

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    On Saturday 16th December our members gathered at the club to celebrate another successful year. With caterers busy in the kitchen the eveni...

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    Posted: 17 Dec 23
  • Peter Enticknap Trophy

    Peter Enticknap Trophy

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Friday the 1st December saw us play the last of the 4 legs for the Peter Enticknap trophy played between Milford Bowling Club and Milford Cl...

    Milford Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 2 Dec 23
  • Milford Club Village Games

    Milford Club Village Games

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Friday 17th November saw the first return match against Milford Club. Their members came twice in the summer to play bowls and now it was o...

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    Posted: 18 Nov 23
  • Milford BC - Presidents Cup Winners 2023

    Milford BC - Presidents Cup Winners 2023

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    All rounds of the Presidents cup played, the quarter final and semi final won, Milford are in the final. The match was hosted by Holloway H...

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    Posted: 17 Sep 23
  • 2023 Club Finals Day - 3rd September

    2023 Club Finals Day - 3rd September

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    How time flies, again we have reached the all important club finals day. Alan Boaxall stepped up to run the club competitions this year and ...

    Milford Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 4 Sep 23
  • Milford Charity Day - 26th August 2023

    Milford Charity Day - 26th August 2023

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    The day was well attended, 'mufti' being the uniform; fun and raising money the aim for all. 'Hollins' the spider started t...

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    Posted: 27 Aug 23
  • Eric Bailey Tournament

    Eric Bailey Tournament

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Yesterday saw round 2 of 4 events between Milford Club and Milford Bowling Club. Another great night, lots of fun and laughter and some exce...

    Milford Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 11 Aug 23
  • Annual Ladies V Gents Match 16July23

    Annual Ladies V Gents Match 16July23

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Sunday saw the annual match, ladies versus gents being played. The trophy is always hotly contested but played for in a fun and friendly atm...

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    Posted: 17 Jul 23
  • 1st Witley Brownies Visit

    1st Witley Brownies Visit

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    We hosted the 1st Witley brownies to a mini bowls taster evening. We had 22 brownies come and give bowls a try. Great fun was had by all, i...

    Milford Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 24 May 23
  • Milford Hotshot - Bowls International

    Milford Hotshot - Bowls International

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    The Surrey 2 wood triples league may not have been the best season for Milford but we finished with a florish. Not only did we win our last ...

    Milford Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 15 May 23
  • Good week including hosting the county ladies Surrey v Hampshire

    Good week including hosting the county ladies Surrey v Hampshire

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    This week saw the start of the lawn bowls season in ernest with competitions, leagues and friendly matches starting to be played. Our very ...

    Milford Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 13 May 23
  • Coronation Event

    Coronation Event

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Milford Bowling Club went early, given the number of village celebrations and family gatherings, we held our celebration for King Charles on...

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    Posted: 6 May 23
  • President - Ralph Jenner 80 + 3 years old!

    President - Ralph Jenner 80 + 3 years old!

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Yesterday we celebrated Ralph's belated birthday. Originally planned 3 years ago to celebrate becoming an octogenarian his plans were, l...

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    Posted: 30 Apr 23
  • Opening Drive 2023

    Opening Drive 2023

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Opening Drive - 22nd April We are back on grass! The rain, as forecast, didn't materialise and a good opening drive was had by ...

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    Posted: 23 Apr 23
  • Shalford Spring League - Milford Winners 2023

    Shalford Spring League - Milford Winners 2023

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    We returned to Shalford's all weather surface for the Autumn League after some years absence and won, so why not try again. We entered t...

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    Posted: 26 Mar 23
  • The Return of the Pie & Prosecco Lunch

    The Return of the Pie & Prosecco Lunch

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    28th December 2022 saw the return of the 'twixmas' pie and prosecco lunch. A chance for members to meet up, have great food and soci...

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    Posted: 28 Dec 22
  • Annual Skittles Match v Godalming Operatic Society

    Annual Skittles Match v Godalming Operatic Society

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    On a cold wet November night we welcomed our friends from the operatic society to the annual skittles match. All warm and cosy inside the cl...

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    Posted: 24 Nov 22
  • Honorary Life Membership - Elaine Smith

    Honorary Life Membership - Elaine Smith

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Elaine Smith has been such an asset to our club, we all know we will miss her but how much we may not realise yet. She has been there for u...

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    Posted: 23 Nov 22
  • Milford Presentation Day 2022

    Milford Presentation Day 2022

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Sunday 20th November saw us celebrating the success of our members in the in-house club competitions. Congratulations to our winners, and a...

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    Posted: 20 Nov 22
  • Shalford Autumn League Winners

    Shalford Autumn League Winners

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Congratulations as after several years absence Milford returned to the Shalford Autumn league and after weeks of favourable weather the seas...

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    Posted: 19 Nov 22
  • SCWBA Awards Dinner

    SCWBA Awards Dinner

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    The annual awards dinner for the Surrey Ladies was held at Tyrrells Woods on Saturday 21st Oct. It was great news that Milford were again re...

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    Posted: 22 Oct 22
  • Frances Jackson RIP

    Frances Jackson RIP

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    On Friday 23rd, we gathered at the club to raise a glass to celebrate the life of our friend Frances Jackson. She was an active member of t...

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    Posted: 25 Sep 22
  • Finals Day 2022 part 1

    Finals Day 2022 part 1

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    The first day of our club finals saw 8 competitions come to fruition. The day started with bacon rolls and tea and then the first matches to...

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    Posted: 13 Sep 22
  • Finals day part 2

    Finals day part 2

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    ....and so we continue. Day 2 saw the last 2 remaining club competitions being played, the club pairs, aka 'aussie pairs' being play...

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    Posted: 13 Sep 22
  • Congratulations to the Surrey John's Team

    Congratulations to the Surrey John's Team

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    A big congratulation to the Surrey Johns team who played superbly through the season to qualify for Leamington. Milford ladies play a big p...

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    Posted: 29 Aug 22
  • Charity Day 2022

    Charity Day 2022

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Saturday 27th August saw our members out on the green for our annual charity day. Teams played 6 end matches with the winners moving to the ...

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    Posted: 29 Aug 22
  • West Surrey Finals Day - Congratulations

    West Surrey Finals Day - Congratulations

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Today, as winners last year, we saw Milford again host the finals day for the competitions. Big congratulations to: Kat Hornbrook who is t...

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    Posted: 20 Aug 22
  • Happy 110year Anniversary

    Happy 110year Anniversary

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    What a fantastic day. 110 years of being a bowling club is worth celebrating and yes we did it in style. It was so good to see 6 rinks playi...

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    Posted: 11 Aug 22
  • Elaine Smith

    Elaine Smith

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    All of you who know Elaine, who have played bowls, bridge, whist, walked, or gardened with her will know what a treasure she is. It was a sa...

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    Posted: 9 Jul 22
  • Platinum Jubilee Celebration

    Platinum Jubilee Celebration

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Platinum Jubilee The club was well attended in by members sporting a variety of outfits in red, white and blue. We had a great afternoon, t...

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    Posted: 6 Jun 22
  • More Good News for 2022

    More Good News for 2022

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Milford are again represented in the Surrey John's team for 2022. Congratulations to three of our ladies, Zoë Hollins, Charlotte Em...

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    Posted: 24 May 22
  • Rock up & Roll

    Rock up & Roll

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Great news, Friday night Rock up & Roll plus Club suppers are back. Starting on Friday 6th May at 6pm, dress code smart casual Rock up...

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    Posted: 29 Apr 22
  • Opening Drive

    Opening Drive

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Saturday 23rd April saw our members returning to the green for another season of bowling. The weather was kind to us, the sun shone with wh...

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    Posted: 27 Apr 22
  • Surrey Short Mat Open Pairs

    Surrey Short Mat Open Pairs

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    Well done to John Everest & Juls Howard - Pairs Finalists. On Saturday 19th March teams gathered at the Wey Valley Short Mat Cent...

    Milford Bowls Club   |  
    Posted: 22 Mar 22
  • Merrow Short Mat League

    Merrow Short Mat League

    Milford, Godalming, Surrey
    Article by: John Everest

    We played the league with teams selected from the larger group of eight players, we won some we lost some and all came down to the last matc...

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    Posted: 25 Feb 22