Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Poor Clubhouse Suffers Another Meteorologically-induced Trauma

After the flood-induced damage in July last year, our clubhouse took another battering during the torrential rainstorm that started last Wednesday night (soon after we had finished our Challenge match with Adur PC). This time, as well as rain pouring down the steps … Continue reading

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BHPC Founding Member Translates Major Book on Pétanque

We are delighted to report that Ray Ager’s English translation of a book on pétanque – The Winning Trajectory – has just been published. Last year Ray, a founder member of our club, decamped to La Ciotat,  the birthplace of pétanque. Ray writes “As any club members … Continue reading

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Latest Club Newsletter Out Now

You can find it under ‘Newsletters’ in ‘About Us’. We hope to arrange a gallery rehang in the coming period. Best wishes to all our followers for the holiday season and a happy New year .

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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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Still No Joy

Inspector Carrow of the Serious Crime Pétanque Bureau has today informed the club that the continuing search for David A’s missing boules (see our report of 29 May 2013) has proved inconclusive even after tearing apart the eastern end of our … Continue reading

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Club Wins Special Commonwealth Games Gold Medal

We’re delighted to inform you that BHPC has just been awarded a special Commonwealth Games gold medal for the one-off Flood Clean-up Voluntary Effort event. A heartening number of club members responded to BHPC President Ann’s call to join in a Clean-up Task Force: Alan P, Chris … Continue reading

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Our Clubhouse Attacked by Water: Latest Pictures

Sadly, our clubhouse was victim to the torrential rain which hammered the city early yesterday morning. Below are some dramatic pictures taken by our dedicated Water Watch team. Our President, Ann, requests all club members to join in a special Clean-up Task … Continue reading

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