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BOWLS Dennis and SISIS

Bowls Scotland seminars

Dennis and SISIS have recently supported Bowls Scotland in a series of seminars held all over Scotland designed to help club greenkeepers and volunteers...

in Bowls - on 18/7/15

Victoria Park Bowls

Warwick District Council

Warwick District Council’s greens at Victoria Park, Royal Leamington Spa – home of Bowls England – has ensured its continued success hosting international...

in Bowls - on 17/7/15

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SISIS Dart success

According to greenkeeper, Derek Turner, of Liskeard Bowling Club in Cornwall, the green took “one hell of a hammering” after nearly 200 games. It is...

in Bowls - on 15/6/15

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Swansea bowls cutbacks

Swansea bowls community is in danger after council cutbacks

in Bowls - on 9/6/15

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Dennis & SISIS go to OZ

Following a successful appearance at last year’s Australian Turfgrass Conference and Trade Exhibition, Dennis and SISIS has announced they will be returning...

in Bowls - on 2/6/15


Bowls club urge members

People are being urged to try a new sport by attending an open day at a bowls club.

in Bowls - on 22/4/15

Bowls club in battle to keep rolling on

Bowls club in battle

The Town's last surviving crown green bowling club could be forced to close after more than 150 years.

in Bowls - on 18/4/15

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Louth bowls green dug up

A number of disgruntled Louth residents have criticised the Louth Men’s Shed and the Magna Vitae Trust after a ‘misunderstanding’ led to part of...

in Bowls - on 17/4/15

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Cumbrian bowling greens

Our second annual greenkeepers seminar, in association with Pitchcare, was held at the Red River Club in Barrow-in-Furness, with the continuing aim and...

in Bowls - on 31/12/14

Bowling Maintenance Seminars

Dennis & SISIS 2014 Bowls

The Dennis and SISIS bowling green maintenance seminars finished in style for the year at BP Llandarcy Bowls Club in South Wales; with demand for tickets...

in Bowls - on 19/11/14

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Obsessed by the greens!

One commentator compared the cityscape setting of Kelvingrove Lawn Bowls Centre for the 2014 Commonwealth Games to that of Horse Guards Parade where beach...

in Bowls - on 7/11/14

Waterloo Bowls

Dennis at The Waterloo

The British Crown Green Bowling Association’s (BCGBA) Champion of Champion’s event, held at Waterloo Hotel, Blackpool last month, had a playing surface...

in Bowls - on 6/11/14

The ladies county match in full flow

Life in the wet lane!

Popes Mead Bowls Club goes back to 1918. Its original site is now a TGI Fridays in Crawley, whilst Its home these days is very prone to flooding. Yet,...

in Bowls - on 19/10/14


Bowls at Waterloo

I was privileged to be invited to attend the British Crown Green Bowling Association All England’s Men’s Championship hosted at the Waterloo Bowling...

in Bowls - on 3/10/14

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Going mobile

Necessary budget cuts have brought about major changes in the way that Carmarthenshire County Council looks after the twenty summer sports turf surfaces...

in Bowls - on 21/9/14

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Waterloo bowling Club

Working with Pitchcare-Green Inspection 27th August 2014 with Mark Audin.

in Bowls - on 9/9/14

Kelvingrove Greeneps

Commonwealth Games

In 2010, Fairways Sportsgrounds won the contract to refurbish Kelvingrove Lawn Bowling Greens in readiness for the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

in Bowls - on 20/7/14


Bowls-to topdress or not?

I visited a bowls club recently and was informed that they had been advised not to apply topdressings as part of their annual maintenance programme.

in Bowls - on 7/7/14

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Spring Seminar Programme

Dennis and SISIS have concluded their successful ‘on the green’ education seminars for spring 2014, with a promise of further dates to be added for...

in Bowls - on 4/7/14

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Pitchcare at Waterloo

Back in February this year, Pitchcare were made aware of the plight of the Waterloo Bowling Green in Blackpool, home of the sport’s most prestigious...

in Bowls - on 9/6/14