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Hatfield Indoor B.C. @officially reopened.
Significant work has been done with the most notable the quality of the new LED lighting.
However, very hard work was put into the unseen, the removal of the old asbestos ceiling
The Mayor of Welwyn Hatfield Borough, Counsellor Lynne Sparks carried out the
Opening ceremony
unveiling a plague to commemorate the Day. She was welcomed by
President of the Club Richard Lush, Chairman Roger Carter and the Project co-ordinator
Brian Burfoot.
Also in attendance was an array of presidents and representative including 
Matt Rayner from Hatfield Community Sports fund and Cllr Tony Kingsbury.
The work was carried out thanks to a significant grant from the Hatfield Community Sports
Fund topped up by Sports England.
Brian Burfoot concluded by saying that Hatfield Bowls Club is ready for the local community
to come and enjoy the wonderful game of bowls.
Brian Burfoot, Councillor Lynne Sparks, Richard Lush
Mary Banks





2017  Finals

Ladies Club Championship winner Mary Banks

& the Men's Championship winner John Morrison

presented with their Trophies by Club President Richard Lush.

John Morrison







St Albans & District Ladies Finals 2017

The Finals was held at Potters Bar B.C. on 9th September.

The day may have been cloudy with a sprinkling of showers but this didn't spoil the
performance of our lady Finalists. Reaching the Finals was a great achievement 
having to win so many games over the season.

Pairs Runners-up Sylvia Pullen & Alison Hall


The triples Final was against 2 teams from Hatfield B.C. Mary Banks, Alison Hall & Barbara Albrecht
who won against Dee Morrison, Kathleen Cottington & Peggy Pike.


Officers  Singles Winner Marilyn Hedger


Well done Hatfield Ladies!
Royal Leamington Spa is where the England National Bowls finals are held each year.
Four of our ladies got through all their  games to play  in the County Finals booking their
place in the National's where t
hey played against Kent and Huntingdonshire in the
Women's National Fours Championship. Many went from the Club travelled to Leamington
to give the team vocal support. Representing Hertfordshire (B) was
an honour and
great achievement for 'the team' and our Hatfield Club.








Frank Skelton's 100th Birthday

On the 24th April the Club celebrated this very special event with a party for Frank on this,

his 100th birthday. The Party was attended by Frank's wife Vera, members of their family and

a large number of Club members

Frank has bowled at the Hatfield Club both Indoor and Outdoor for over 30 years.  

Vera and son Phil were also keen bowlers.

The Hatfield Ladies laid on an excellent buffet and a good time was enjoyed by everyone
Frank put his longevity down  to enjoying his bowling and being well looked after by Vera.



Frank & Vera


Visit by the Mayor



     Cllr.Les Page the Mayor of Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council and Lady Mayoress Bette Page
     visited Hatfield Lawn Tennis & Bowls Club on Saturday 11th April.
     The Mayor was able to watch the Indoor Finals and chat to a number of the Bowlers who were in
     this years Indoor Finals.



    The Mayor met a number of the Social Members and Dart members
    and joined them for a drink at the Bar.
    He also joined a number of outdoor members for their opening
    roll-up of the new outdoor season. Both the Mayor and Mayoress
    being bowlers themselves joined in for 10 ends.


During the tea interval the Club
presented the Mayor with an
engraved glass tankard as a 
memento of the visit. 
The Mayoress was presented 
with a bouquet of flowers by
Club President Mrs Kathleen Monk.
Many photos of the Mayor's visit are
on display in the Club House. 
The Club is grateful to the Mayor
and Mayoress for giving up so of
their time to come and meet Club
members and share ina very enjoyable day. 

Hatfield Lawn Tennis & Bowls Club Ltd