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22 May 2024


50th anniversary match - Bowls Hampshire


The first of four 50th anniversary matches. Bowls Hampshire provided a strong team, so great credit goes to our bowlers for putting up a strong fight before narrowly losing by two shots.



13 April 2024 


‘Golden Anniversary Summer Season’


Marking its 50th Anniversary Year, Fareham Bowling Club, Leigh Road, Fareham opened its green Saturday 13th April, inviting the Mayor of Fareham Councillor Fred Birkett and Mayoress Mrs Lisa Birkett to bowl the first wood to officially mark the clubs’ outdoor season open.


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March 2024


Fareham Winter Indoor Success



Hampshire Mixed Pairs

(Winners 2023/24)
Cyril Friend, Mo Browne


2W Triples Winners

Palmerston IBC (Winners)


Mens 2W Triples

Danny Russell, Chris Kircher, Cyril Friend
Mixed Pairs

Cyril Friend, Mo Browne 



Fareham Winter Indoor Success



Palmerston IBC (RU)


Ladies Pairs

Rose Jasper, Debbie Sowrey
Mens 2W Triples

Vic Bennett, Mike Hayward, Mike Coleman
Mens Triples

Danny Russell, Chris Kircher, Cyril Friend
Mixed Triples

Cyril Friend, Mo Browne, Chris Kircher
Open 2W Pairs

Vic Bennett, Mike Coleman



Palmerston Cup


Fareham Pink (3rd)

Fareham Green (4th)

Fareham Blue (6th)

Presidents Charity 2023


Cheque for £1,800.00 handed to Guide Dogs for the Blind Charity.


A letter of thanks to the members of Fareham Bowls Club, was received after its generous donation of £1800.00, which was raised throughout this years outdoor bowling season.


Charlie Bailey, President at the club for 2023 said: “I am delighted with the response of the members to raise such a significant amount of money". 

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Saturday 23 September 2023

Macmillan Coffee Morning


Thank you to everyone who came to the Macmillan coffee morning today - £425.00 was raised which is a brilliant total. If you couldn’t make the coffee morning but would like to donate there is still time -

Fareham Bowlers 2023 catchup


Bowls England National competitions - Singles Champion of Champions
Rosemary Bailey reached All England round of 32 sadly losing out to one of the eventual semi-finalists at Leamington Spa.


Bowls England National competitions - Senior Singles

Dorian Bishop reached National finals at Leamington Spa sadly losing out in the first round.


Fareham ladies were area winners of the Thornbery Trophy and played in the county semi-final at Bannister Park


Portsmouth & District - Midweek Triples

Captain John Thorpe took his team to the top of Division One and then beat Bedhampton in the playoffs (68-35 and 48-48).


Portsmouth & District Combination League

Captain Mike Colemans, Fareham C have clinched their place as champions of P&D Combination Division 2 and gained promotion to Division 1 for next season.


Portsmouth & District Triples Winners
Cyril Friend, Chris Kircher and Bob Scottow won the final, played at Fareham beating Lee on Solents Martin Ellis.


Gosport & Fareham Leagues:

Fareham Black – 1st - Division 1
Fareham Yellow – 4th – Division 2
Fareham Red – 2nd – Division 3 (promotion to Division 2)
Fareham White – 4th – Division 3
Fareham Green – 2nd – Division 4 (promotion to Division 3)

Saturday 19 August 2023

Rowland Hospital Cup Final

The Final of the Portsmouth & District Rowland Hospital Cup was played at Lee-on-the Solent Bowls Club.


Fareham became the Cup Winners after beating Alexandra Bowls Club Portsmouth.

Sunday 6 August 2023


Gosport and Fareham Bowls Finals


Fareham Bowlers: Charlie Bailey won the Presidents Singles Competition with Paul Nicholls as Runner up.

Cyril Friend was runner up in the G&F Masterman Trophy and Steve Caine was runner up in the Secretary/Treasurer competition.

Saturday 29 July 2023


P&DWBA Club Challenge Winners 2023

Fareham Ladies have won the Club Challenge (P&DWBA) with a win in all 4 Rinks.

P&D Mixed Pairs Winners 2023


Congratulations to Fareham's Sue Wheeler who with Dave Wildman (LP) are 2023 Champions

Sunday 25 June 2023


Fareham Matchmaker Winners 2023


Fareham winners of the Matchmaker trophy, played at Crofton Bowling Club.


Fareham won eight of their nine games beating Crofton, Portchester and Lockswood Bowling Clubs. 

Sunday 12 March 2023


Palmerston Cup


Fareham Aqua crowned 2022/23 Palmerston Indoor Bowls Cup winners


Fareham Aqua defeated Lee on Solent 63-22 in the final of the indoor bowls competition which has been running for the last few months on a weekly basis in the town’s Palmerston club.

Fareham Bowling Club Club Competitions 2023
Ladies Singles  
Sue Wheeler Katie Mills
Mens Singles  
Charlie Bailey Mark Warttig
Mens Handicap Singles  
Paschal Powell Terry Salmon
Ladies Pairs  
Sandy Pullin, Sue Wheeler Gina Pindar, Rose Bailey
Mens Pairs  
Bob Alger, Colin Clark Pete Barnard, Ian Wilson
Mixed Pairs  
Debbie Sowrey, Danny Russell Nicky Bateman, Laurie Sowrey
Mens Triples  
Mark Auckland, Richard Playford, Steve Rayner Paul Dunne, Graham New, Chris Kircher
Mixed Triples  
Katie Mills, Pete Barnard, Danny Russell Pam Bartram, Nicky Bateman, Brian Shakespeare
Eunice Macartney Trophy  
Paschal Powell Ian Wilson
Australian Pairs  
Terry Andrews, John Thorpe Pete Barnard, Danny Russell
Past Members Memorial Trophy