Welcome to Banister Park
Whether you're an experienced player or a complete beginner, we give everyone a warm, friendly welcome at Banister Park Bowling Club.
Our facilities include two six-rink outdoor bowling greens and an eight-rink indoor bowls arena, and members do not pay any rink fees. We welcome members who want to play competitively or just want to play for fun, we cater for under 18s and offer coaching to schools.
We host a range of social events throughout the year, and our spacious function area, restaurant and bar is available for private hire.
Come to the club for excellent Sunday lunches - details here.
Friday Club Nights - every Friday from 6.30 - fun, games and food.
Click here for details.
Want to play bowls?
Lots of opportunities available - just contact the club by phone or website contact form.
Want to be a Social Member? Use contact form.
NEW MEMBERS: PLEASE click here to find the current levels of membership and subscription rates.
Club Competition Finals Results
The winners and runners-up of the club competition finals held on 16 and 17 September can be found here.
OPEN DAYS FOR NEW BOWLERS
There will be an opportunity for people to come along to the club and try out the wonderful game of bowls free of charge on Saturday 30 September and Sunday 1 October. Please click here for more details.
Outdoor Presentation 2023
The Outdoor Presentation of trophies will take place on Friday 20th October at 6.30pm. There will be a two-course meal and tickets for the event are just £12.50. The menu can be found here. This is an enjoyable occasion for players to celebrate their achievements with friends and family and with this in mind it is hoped that there will be a good turn out. Please add your name to the list in the club.
New Indoor League
Atherley and Banister Friday Night Fours League is an open league and be any combination of men, ladies, or mixed. You can have a combination of clubs, for example 2 Banister and 2 Atherley players in the same team. The format of the game is 16 ends – start time 6:30 – 4 players per team. Games are to be played at both clubs. The league will start mid-October and finish March 2024. If you would like to enter a team please download an entry form here or collect from the table in the club.
CONGRATULATIONS to Gisa Moore, who won the Audrey Newell Trophy this week. Photo
Success for Banister Teams
We are very proud to report that two teams from Banister Park made it through to the L&S Counties Finals on Saturday 2 September at Southey Bowling Club. We are very happy to say that in the Mixed Pairs Jake Palmer and Charlie Crook WON. The Mixed Fours, Karen Parnell, Steve Whitehead, Tina Lebbern and Paul May, were runners up. Photo above.
Winter Indoor Leagues
The Winter Indoor Leagues will begin on Monday 9 October. The following leagues will be going ahead: 10.00am Monday Triples; 6.30 Monday Pairs; 9.30 Tuesday Triples; 6.30 Tuesday Triples; 11.30 Wednesday Triples; 2.00pm Thursday Triples; 9.30 Friday Triples; 4.00 Friday Aussie Pairs. Fixture lists will be distributed to team captains shortly.
Tuesday and Friday morning roll-ups will start at 10.30am. Please arrive at 10.20 for registration.
The Sunday Roll-up continues at 9.30am and the Wednesday evening roll-up takes place at 6.30pm each week with the option of an after-game meal. Please arrive by 6.15 to register and choose your meal.
The regular ladies' roll-up also continues at 2.00pm each Tuesday.
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JUNIORS are welcome to come along to the club every Saturday morning for some coaching and to make new friends. 9.30 - 11.30. Free of charge! We have a vibrant junior section and youngsters aged from 9 are welcome. Refreshments available and bar open for parents!
Paul and Dee have introduced a new menu for every day - come along to check it out.
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