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Sad news – Dave Geary

It is with great sadness that we have to advise of the death of former member Dave Geary in the week commencing 3 August. Dave was actively involved in the Club in its early days being a member of the Board of Directors under the previous limited company structure and had been heavily involved at […]


Five Rivers Open Day

The next Open Day at the club will be held over two days on Friday 25 September between 2-8pm and Saturday 26 September between 2-4pm. Please see the poster here. If  you have ever fancied giving bowls a go, or would like to come along and find out more about it, please do pop in […]

Sad news – Dave Gill

It is with great sadness that we have to advise of the death of former member Dave Gill on Friday morning. We do not yet have any further details regarding funeral arrangements and will update when this is possible.

Club re-opening – new rules

The Club is looking forward to welcoming members back to bowling. Our Chairman, Andy Wilson, sent a letter to the membership explaining the new measures to ensure all social distancing and government guidance is adhered to. Letter from Chairman New Rules (Covid-19 measures)

New lighting at club

Following several issues with the lighting last year, Five Rivers are proud to announce a new lighting system that was installed by SGS in Salisbury. The old lighting system had been in place, with periodic tube replacements and inspections, since the club first opened in 1984 and so was in need of a refresh. The […]

Club re-opening

The Committee are pleased to announce that the Club is due to re-open on Monday 27 July. This is of course subject to on-going Government and EIBA guidance. We are awaiting delivery of a signage and card payment system and we will notify all members of the systems to follow by e-mail/post as soon as […]

Sad news – Pete Gurd

It is with great sadness that we have to advise of the death of Pete Gurd yesterday. He died at home with his family beside him. Pete had been suffering from cancer for the last year. Pete had been a member of Five Rivers for a many years. He was a Life Member of Five […]

Fun quiz to pass the time

The Club would like to extend their thanks to member Anthony Phillips who kindly ran a remote quiz for all members. Entry was £2 each and the winner would receive four hours free bowling at the club when it re-opens. The winner, with an amazing 74/75, was Ken Jefferies. Ken kindly declined the free bowling […]