Category Archives: Events

We Invite Everyone to Our ‘Come and Try’ Event Next Weekend

If you’ve ever seen boules being played here or (usually) in France and wondered what it’s all about or wanted to join in, NOW’s your chance. Our club will be holding an event open to all – our Come and … Continue reading

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BHPC’s Appetizing Women’s Boules and Cake Morning Initiative

BHPC warmly welcomes an exciting and imaginative extension of its already varied menu of activities, as Trish Taylor describes: “The Women’s Boules and Cake Morning took place on Sunday 19 October. The idea arose from the club Women’s Doubles which took place … Continue reading

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BHPC Unveils Revamped Competition Format for 2014

Our imaginative and industrious Competitions Secretary Ian Maynard writes:  “Although Club dates are not yet fixed I want to take this opportunity to whet your appetite with some of the events on offer for club members this season. Leagues  The Winter … Continue reading

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1. Christmas Dinner 2. Singles League 2013-14

Our new President, Ann Wordsworth writes:   Everybody had a good evening at Topolino’s on Saturday evening [December 14]. There was lots of food and drink and even music, which we didn’t expect. We were serenaded all through our meal but it wasn’t … Continue reading

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Men Again Win Battle of the Sexes

As our women outnumbered the men who showed up yesterday on a lovely late summer’s day, the three-round match was played between four teams on each side (ladies triples, men’s doubles). Overall, the men’s squad won by 9 games to … Continue reading

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Results of Pointing and Shooting Contests

22 club members (13 men and 9 women) turned out on Saturday for revamped Pointing and Shooting contests, configured by Ian with help from Rohan, and ably administered by Terry and Alan I. Thanks to them and to everyone who … Continue reading

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Club BBQ Helps Murray to Wimbledon Glory?

After our annual Pointing and Shooting contest (news of which coming soon to a website near you) yesterday, many club members enjoyed themselves at the well-stocked BBQ in welcome hot sunshine. Besides being intrinsically worthwhile, there are rumours (we emphasise … Continue reading

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