The Annual General Meeting of the Metheringham Bowls Club was
held in the Clubhouse on 9th October. During a lively and constructive meeting,
a number of issues were raised and discussed, and a new Committee elected.
The outgoing officers, President Bob Hann, Chairman John
Stanford, Secretary John Browett and the treasurer gave their reports on the
past year’s highly successful activity, and were thanked for their efforts on
behalf of the club during 2001.
For 2002, John Browett was elected as President as well as
retaining the post of Club Captain. Mike Reep takes over as Chairman and Jim
Bean as Secretary. Treasurer Jane Pryor retains her post.
The club will again field teams in 7 different leagues in
2002 so that the maximum number of club members can have regular competitive
games. The normal full range of club competitions will be offered and there will
be a number of social and fund raising activities taking place during the year,
including a few that will be open to the village as a whole. Watch the
Newsletter and notices around the village for details.
The Bowls Club is a thriving village activity that caters for all ages and
levels of competence and experience. It is open to everyone and has a friendly
social character. If you need more details please contact either the
Captain John Browett on 321967 or the Chairman, Mike Reep on 321119. New
and existing members should note that the 2002 season opens with a “Roll Up”
on Sunday 21 April at 2.30pm
A Coffee morning is held in the Metheringham Chapel
schoolroom every Thursday from 9.30am to 11.45am.
All are welcome and a limited car service is available if
needed. A Flintham’s mini-bus leaves the Chapel at 11.15 for return journeys.
A Singles party is usually held in the Chapel schoolroom
about the end of January.
The Annual Parish Party will be held on April 6th 2002 in the
There are three outings during the Summer; June, August and
October. There is no charge for travel, but please note that the parties and
outings are by invitation.
Mrs E Burn, 20 Lime Tree Avenue stores wheelchairs which can
be taken out on short term loan.
Any enquiries should be made to BG Wilson, Honorary Secretary, on (01526)