Welcome to Hutton Cranswick Bowls Club
Bowling is a lovely pastime which combines healthy exercise with a chance to make new friends or simply chat to old ones. New members young and old are always welcome at the club so if you fancy 'having a go' please get in contact -
Hutton Cranswick Bowls Club, situated in the picturesque village of Hutton Cranswick, has about 50 active members.
The club was founded in 1985 and officially opened by Lord Hotham on 7th June 1986. It came into being thanks to the generous gifts of two adjacent pieces of village land, one donated by Barbara and Maurice Peckitt from the village shop (now the Spar shop) and one by Bill and Barbara Aitken, landlords of the White Horse.
Over a period of months, enthusiastic would-
As for social facilities, the Club originally had nothing more than a caravan, but energetic fund-
The club has a full calendar of events and there are opportunities to play in inter-
In fact, Hutton Cranswick Bowls Club is one of the best-
The Bowls Club is situated besides the six and a half acre village green and the picturesque duck pond in Hutton Cranswick; only 3 miles from the market town of Driffield, 8 miles from Beverley and 20 miles from Hull. The Club is behind the White Horse Inn which is at 51 Main Street. There is ample parking by the club house. To best find us use the postcode YO25 9QN in your sat nav.
The club has a full calendar and there are opportunities to play in inter-
Our internal competitions include men's pairs and singles, ladies pairs and singles, mixed pairs, handicap singles, two wood singles to mention but a few. Our last event to close the season is our Annual Prize Giving and Dinner which acknowledges the various achievements which members have attained. Don't let this put you off -
Programme for 2019
Sun 7 April GREEN OPENING 2 pm
Sun 5 May OPEN DAY FOR BEGINNERS 2.30 pm
Sat 11 May SPENCE TROPHY
Sun 19 May TRIPLES WHISTLE STOP
Sat 25 May DYSON TROPHY (Away match v. Stamford)
Sun 9 June CLUB PAIRS
Sat 30 June CLUB TRIPLES
Sat 13 July CLUB BBQ and AUSSIE PAIRS
Sun 19 July TRIPLES WHISTLE STOP
Sat 27 July DYSON TROPHY (Home match v. Stamford)
Sun 18 August CAPTAIN'S DAY
Sun 1 September TRIPLES WHISTLE STOP
Sun 15 September PRESIDENT’S DAY and GREEN CLOSES
LEAGUE ACTIVITY 2019
HCBC have a full week playing in the various leagues which are available in the area so members can pick and choose which day they wish to play -
Humberside League (1 team of triples)
Driffield Evening League (1 team of triples)
Tuesday and Thursdays
Driffield Veterans League (2 teams of triples)
Independent Triples (1 team of triples)
We also run a short mat league in the winter (Monday evenings) which is well supported by our dedicated short matters!