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ELLON BOWLING CLUB REOPENS

Ellon Bowling Club reopened this afternoon for social distanced bowls. Here is some photos from the opening. 

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ELLON BOWLING CLUB TO REOPEN ON A LIMITED BASIS

After waiting for the green light from Bowls Scotland and the Scottish Government, followed by a lengthy period of getting our house in order to allow it to happen, I can now inform you that Ellon Bowling Green will be open for play – under certain restrictions – from Thursday 18 June. 

Imposed restrictions mean that the Clubhouse is closed to all members, so the lounge, toilets and locker room are out of bounds. This of course means that members cannot leave their bowls in their lockers and collect them before any match they play. To allow members to collect their bowls, (so that they can carry them to the green when playing), the Clubhouse will be open and manned by a Committee member on the following dates/times:-

Friday 12 June 2020 from 7pm – 9 pm

Saturday 13 June from 10am – 12 pm

Sunday 14 June from 2pm – 4pm

(If you as a member cannot make any of these times, please contact a Committee member, who will arrange a convenient time). Please note that we would like members to use the (emergency) door nearest the kitchen to enter the Clubhouse to collect bowls, but when it comes to playing matches afterwards, please only use the Union Street gate.

At the moment, the green will only be open for non-competitive bowling, as directed by Bowls Scotland, but for some of our members, this will certainly be a situation that is welcome and more than enough, considering the present circumstances. Enjoy your bowling and make sure you and others on the green are safe. 

SHIRLEY CHRISTIE WINS LADIES CHAMPIONSHIP SINGLES

Shirley Christie has won the Ladies Championship singles for the first time beating former winner Carol Murray in the final 21-12.

EDWIN CAMPBELL WINS WAPPINSHAW TROPHY

Edwin Campbell has won the 2019Hatnight/Wappinshaw trophy. Edwin and Wattie Gill both scored 65 points but Edwin got more points on Wappinshaw nights which decided the winner with Wattie finishing runner-up and Andy Bruce 3rd with 61 points. 

DR CAMPBELL WINS GENTS CHAMPIONSHIP

Dr Grant Campbell has won 21-13 against Derek Jobson in the final of the gents championship final. Grant also won the Mixed pairs with Ann Singer and the Handicap Singles. 

ALBERT LOW WINS GENTS SENIOR SINGLES

Albert Low has won the Gents Senior Singles beating Johnstone Riddell 21-14 in the final. 

WATTIE AND SHIRLEY WIN FLOODLIT PAIRS

Phil Anderson presenting the Ellon Bowling Club Floodlit Pairs Trophy to tonight’s winners Wattie Gill and Shirley Christie. Runners Up were Mike Broadley and Bob Thomson Club President on right. Congratulations to the Winners and Well done to Mike and Bob for being close Runners up.

SHIRLEY CHRISTIE AND GILLIAN SINCLAIR WIN LADIES PAIRS

Shirley Christie and Gillian Sinclair have beaten Maureen Sinclair and Lorraine Milne to win the Ladies Pairs and was presented with the Ladies Pairs trophy by President Bob Thomson. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ANN SINGER AND MAUREEN SINCLAIR WIN SENIOR PAIRS

Senior Pairs Winners 2019 - Ann Singer & Maureen Sinclair. Runners Up Kate Pickard & Les Milne. Bob Thomson President presenting the trophy to Maureen and Ann. Ann came in as a substitute at the semi final stage as due to an unfortunate RTA Bob Bryce played in all rounds previously. The whole club wishes Bob a full recovery and hope to see him back when able again.

 

 

 

 

 

 

DEREK JOBSON'S TEAM WIN FLOODLIT TRIPLES

Keith Absamon, Andy Bruce and Derek Jobson have won the Floodlit Triples League with a score of 10 and +57 shots with Edwin Campbell, Bernie Roberts and Alistair Campbell finishing runners up. 

GILLIAN BEATS MUM MAUREEN IN LADIES HANDICAP FINAL

Gillian Sinclair has beaten her mum Maureen Sinclair 21-15 in the final of the Ladies handicap singles. President Bob Thomson presented Gillian with the trophy. 

MORAG MACPHERSON BEATS MARY LEGGE IN LADIES SENIOR SINGLES FINAL

Morag Macpherson has won the Ladies Senior Singles after beating Mary Legge 21-13 in the final. 

ALISTAIR SPENCE AND ALISTAIR CAMPBELL WIN GENTS PAIRS

Alistair Spence and Alistair Campbell have won the Gents Pairs beating Johnstone Riddell and Willie Christie Jnr 14-12 in the final. 

GRANT CAMPBELL WINS HANDICAP SINGLES

Grant Campbell has won the Handicap beating former singles and handicap singles winner Michael Stephen in the final 21-18. 

ANN SINGER AND MAUREEN SINCLAIR WIN LADIES TWO BOWL PAIRS

Ann Singer and Maureen Sinclair have won the Ladies Two Bowl Pairs after beating Mary Legge and Gillian Sinclair in the final. 

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JOHNSTONE RIDDELL WINS TWO BOWL SINGLES FINAL

Johnstone Riddell has won the two bowl singles after beating president Bob Thomson in the final. Pat Jobson also pictured presenting the trophy to Johnstone. 

ELLON WINS BUCHAN TOP TEN FINAL

Ellon have beaten New Pitsligo 6-2 in the final of the Buchan Top Ten to be become champions and make it through to the Scottish Inter County Top Ten qualifiers.

ELLON LADIES WIN FORBES HENDRY 2019

Congratulations to the ladies who won the Forbes Hendry this afternoon at Inverurie.

 

 

 

 

 

 

CALUM CAMPBELL AND MARY MCNEIL WINS 2-4-2 FINAL.

Calum Campbell and Mary McNeil beat Doug Fraser and Wattie Gill 10-8 in the final of the 2-4-2 competition after beating Grant Campbell and Albert Low 5-4 (all square going into last end) in the semi-final. 

FRASERBURGH TRIO WIN ELLON INVITATIONAL TRIPLES

Congratulations to the Fraserburgh trio of Charlie Burnett, Charlie Simpson & George Gow who won the invitation triples this afternoon at the club. 
Tanya & Derek Rennie from Howdens Ellon we’re on hand to present the trophy alongside president Bob Thomson. 
The club would like to thank Howdens for their continued support of the competition.

WILLIE CHRISTIE'S TEAM WIN CLUB FOURS

Wille Christie Jnr's team that included his dad Willie Christie Snr, D Brown and Les Milne beat Alistair Spence, Mike Gibson, Sandra Morrison and Brian Thomson in th final of the Club Fours.