• Stop Press

    Stop Press is here to provide you with up-to-date details about match cancellations, changes of dates, etc.

    Please make sure you check here first.

  • 2017 Friendly Fixtures

    The 2017 Friendly Fixture List is now on the website.

    To see details please go to the Fixtures page.

    The 2016 Friendlies details have now been transferred to the Archive page.

  • Dates For Your Diary

    December 10th at 10 a.m

    AGM

    December 10th at 6.30 p.m

    Christmas Party

    January 11th
    from 10 o’clock

    Coffee Morning
     

  • Becoming a Bowls Club Member

    BECOMING A MEMBER

    If you would like to become a member of Knockholt Bowling Club, please go to the About Us page for details about the Club, membership costs and who to contact.

    You could also download a brochure entitled “Play Bowls - the Sport for All”.

  • 2016 AGM

    The 2016 AGM took place on Saturday, December 10th.  A list of all the members elected to the committee can be seen under the Committee page.

    The main item agreed at the AGM was that there would be no increase in membership fees for the coming season.

    The Club have also applied to have the bowling green registered as a Community Asset.  Members are urged to respond to Sevenoaks’s District Council’s request for comments before the deadline on January 5th 2017.

  • 2016 Peter Shelton Trophy

    As you know we play Cray Valley Bowls Club twice each year for the Peter Shelton Trophy.

    The results for 2016 were :

    (home)   117 - 72
    (away) 

    so we retained the trophy with an overall aggregate of

    Well done to everyone who took part in these matches.

  • 2016 BBQ

    The Annual BBQ was held in glorious weather after the Roll-up on Tuesday, July 19th.
    Many thanks to everyone who supplied or prepared food for the BBQ, cooked it and generally made the evening a great success.

    Below is a photo of the occasion.
    2016 BBQ

  • 2016 Opening Drive

    Congratulations to Gerald Hemmings, who was the winner of the 2016 Opening Drive.

    The picture below shows Gerald receiving the trophy from President, Jessie Ladd.

    2016 Opening Drive

  • 2016 Bembridge Trip

    A report on the 2016 Bowls Trip to Bembridge can be found on the Members News page.
    Thanks to Chic Hayes for both the report and the photograph.

  • Lovely Weather

    lovely weather Above is a picture of the Knockholt Bowls Green, taken by Joy-Ann Hemmings, shortly after the completion of this year’s Invitation Day.
    It sums up the type of weather we have had to put up with this summer.

    Thanks to everyone who helped in setting up Invitation Day, and congratulations to Wrotham BC, who were the winners.

    Compare the picture above with the one below, taken during the summer of 2015.   We don’t seem to be able to win !

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  • "Bowls My Way" Book

    Peter Carter, a Sussex county bowler, has written a book, “Bowls My Way”, which may be of interest and value to Club members.

    Bowls My WayMore details can be found by clicking on this link

  • The News Quiz

    The Radio 4 programme “The News Quiz” on October 11th opened with the following item :

    “Godstone Ladies Bowling Club are looking for male members.”

    Godstone isn’t far...................
     

  • Summer Leagues

    We now have details of all the  League fixtures for 2016.

    You can see the details on the Summer League page.

    Also, details of the 2016 Friendly Fixtures are now available on the Fixtures page.

  • New Photo Galleries

    5 new  pages have been added to the website.
    The photos included on these pages are :

    1. Photos of the construction of the new green and clubhouse between 1988 and 1994;
    2. old black and white photos of the original club;
    3. pictures of the Knockholt Centenary Day in 1997, which featured an exhibition match including David Bryant, Tony Allcock, Gary Smith and Andy Thomson.
    4. 25th Anniversary Lunch, held in Knockholt Village Centre earlier this summer.
    5. 2015 Mens Triples Tournament held on September 5th.

    The pictures are in a photo carousel, where each picture is shown for about 6 or 7 seconds.

  • 2015 Mens Triples Tournament

    Photographs of the 2015 Mens Triples Tournament can now be seen on the 2015 Tournament page.

    Congratulations to the eventual winners - Danson Park B.C.

    Thanks to John Ward for the photographs.

    Thanks also to everyone else in the Club who helped to make this a really successful day.

  • 2015 Finals Day

    The Finals Day took place on Saturday, August 29th, but unfortunately the weather wasn’t kind to us and most finals were rained on at some point.
    Considering the miserable weather, the quality of the bowls was exceptionally high and many of the finals were very close-run affairs with only 1 or 2 shots separating winners and runners-up.

    A limited number of photographs of Finals day can be seen on the Photo Gallery page.

  • Archive

    A new archive page has been added to the website.

    At the end of every season, all the results and photographs from club events will be moved to the archive, to make way for the new information for the new season.

    For more information go to the Archive page.

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Bowls RainbowHopefully you will be able to find all the relevant information about the Bowling Club on this website, whether you are an existing member, someone who might be interested in joining the Club, or a first-time visitor from another Club.

The About Us page will tell you more about the Club, including information on Membership Fees, and who to contact if you would like to become a member.

The How To Find Us page provides a Google Map of the location of the Club.

The Fixtures page gives all the details of the Fixtures for 2015, both Leagues and Friendlies.  The fixture lists cover both Indoor and Outdoor matches;

The Events page will provide you with up-to-date information about all Social Events which are open to Club Members.

The Members News page will give you updates on what has happened at Committee Meetings, dates for Coffee Mornings, and information about fundraising events, such as the 100 Club and Quiz Nights, etc.

The Committee page (or click on Members News/Committee) will give you details of who is currently a Committee member, plus notification of any nominations for Committee posts for the coming year.


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SPONSORS
The Club now has three separate sponsors. 
To find out more about these organisations, please click on the following links :
E.T.T.S Financial Management Ltd;
Coolings Nurseries;
the Harrow Inn, Knockholt.
The Club would like to express its appreciation for their support.

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All the participants in the 2015 Bill Whale Trophy

PARTICIPANTS IN THE 2016 BILL WHALE TROPHY

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