ADASTRA BOWLING CLUB.
Affiliated to Bowls England, S.C.B.A. and S.C.W.B.A.
Adastra Bowling Club is situated in Orchard Lane, off Grand Avenue, Hassocks,
Telephone No. 01273 846899
Directions from village centre. B2116 Keymer Road. Turn into Grand Avenue, with
Barclays Bank on the corner; take second on the right, Orchard Lane. Within 200 yards is
a car park on the left that can be used by members of the bowls club.
The Green and pavilion are available for use throughout the bowling season. The pavilion
facilities include ladies and gents changing rooms, a kitchen for light refreshments, a
licensed bar and disabled access and facilities.
At present we have a thriving membership, but we are still actively seeking to expand our
The Club encourages members to play in matches, of which there are generally three or
four a week throughout the season. These matches are against other local clubs and are
played in a friendly but competitive atmosphere. The Club is also involved in league and
cup games. The Club also runs two informal Triples events, played on a Monday evening
at 6pm and Thursday afternoon at 2pm throughout the season. The Club also has its own
internal competitions, culminating in a Finals Day held on August Bank Holiday
The Club has qualified coaches who arrange regular coaching courses that are free to all
members. The Club maintains a number of different sizes of bowls which new members
can use until they purchase a set of their own.
In addition to all the normal bowling club activities, the club has a thriving and busy Social
Committee who organise and provide the catering for coffee mornings, Christmas party
activities, bingo nights, tournament events, prize giving dinner and dance and public open
“Who’s Who” and Contacts
President Peter Durrant * Ladies Captain Judy Fuller
Chairman Tony Barton * Men’s Captain John Searle
Hon. Secretary James Avery * Men’s match Sec. Denis Davis
Hon Treasurer Derek Nunn * Ladies match Sec. Mollie Artlett
For further information please contact James Avery on 01273 843399 or Peter Sale 01273 844181