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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 […]

Club Closure

Following today’s (Monday 16 March) announcement by Government, the Club Committee has regretfully come to the decision to close the club with immediate effect, for the foreseeable future. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause, but the welfare and safety of our members, guests, staff and volunteers is of paramount importance to us. All […]

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Club Competitions nearing final stages

The Club Competitions are drawing to a close for this season with the finalists being decided by the end of this month. Check out the current contenders here The Club Finals Weekend starts on the evening of Friday 3 April and runs all day Saturday 4 and Sunday 5. Food will be available on both […]

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Halfway point in season for club domestic leagues

As we have reached the halfway point in the Winter season for domestic leagues, we have taken a moment to highlight some notable efforts in the leagues: Monday 11.30am Open Triples Tyros, captained by Bill Docherty, have had a very impressive start to the season winning 12 out of their 13 matches. They are 6 […]

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Five Rivers Open Day

The next Open Day at the club will be held on Saturday 25 January between 2-4pm. 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 and meet some of the friendly volunteers that run our club. Bar and refreshments […]

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SGS Salisbury visit Five Rivers for fun-filled evening!

On Friday 18 October several members of staff from SGS in Salisbury visited Five Rivers for an evening of entertainment, bowls and a few beers! A great night was had by all and if you and your local business wants to give bowls a try in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere with bar facilities and wi-fi […]