At the Moonfleet 2000 Indoor Bowls Club on Saturday 20th May, Madge Churches presented Charles Langridge with the Presidents Appreciation Cup for 2017; Charles has just retired from the Bowls Committee after 17 years, including being President for 3 years for 2005/8 and Competition Secretary for most of the remaining years. Charles has also been the Clubs representative at the Dorset County Indoor Bowls Association since 2000 and is continuing in that role. It was the Bowls Club’s 17th Winter Presentation Evening since the Club was reformed, after the original club at the Moonfleet Hotel was asked to move out following the hotels ownership change in 1998; i.e. its Moonfleet 2000 name.
After a sit down meal for 70 members in the lounge of the Clubs own purpose build 6 rink sports hall on Weymouth’s Marsh Playing Fields, the 16 Trophies and 17 League Shields were presented to the winners of the Clubs internal competitions. The club has currently over 460 playing members and team play and casual practice takes place throughout the year The full list of winners and runner ups in the club competitions can be seen on the Club’s website weymouthindoorbowlingclub.co.uk