Give bowls a try

Joseph Bulmer

THERE are opportunities to ‘have a go’ on the bowling greens with open days being held at Bideford and Barnstaple clubs.

Victoria Park Bowling Club in Bideford is throwing open its green from 2pm on Monday, May 2, for anyone wishing to give the game a try.

Rock Park Bowling Club in Barnstaple is holding its fifth annual open day on Sunday, May 8, when a warm welcome awaits between 10.30am and 4pm.

Both provide opportunities to give flat green bowling a try free of charge, with equipment and coaching provided, as an introduction for people of all ages, male and female, to a sport which also offers a great social life.

For more information about Victoria Park contact Robin on (01237) 474674 or for Rock Park,contact Barry Boucher on (01271) 372115.