Bored? Have a go at”Mr Bassetts” Puzzles . . .

George Brown, aka “Mr Bassett” (have you seen his bowls!) has devised a couple of puzzles to keep you busy for a while, you won’t find the answers on the web! Keep watching this post as new puzzles will be added from time to time.

The links below will take you to a pdf document that you should be able to download/print, if you require a different format George is happy for you to contact him by email email hidden; JavaScript is required similarly the first 3 emails with a correct solution to either puzzle will earn recognition on this site (unless you ask for anonymity) see below for list of winners . . .

Good luck . . .

Deviously Difficult Digital Diagram

Logic Puzzle 1 

Logic Puzzle 2

And the winner is . . .

Deviously Difficult Digital Diagram – 1st Steve Dodd

Logic Puzzle 1 – 1st Reg Russell, 2nd Dave Parks

Club Update

Dear members A big hello to you all , I hope you are all keeping safe and that you are enjoying the mostly good weather. I would like to thank all of you who sent a reply to my previous Newsletter in early May. Your messages of support are greatly appreciated . So what’s been happening since the last communication.… read more..

Food Shopping for Members . . .

Dear members We are pleased to be able to offer our members a shopping service during these challenging times. We have put out to all our email receivers a ‘shopping list’, items can be ordered, collected or delivered. This message is to try and reach those members not on email. If you know of a member who may need our… read more..

* * * CLUB CLOSURE * * *

Dear Members, Due to the Government directive announcement on the 16th March and after a meeting of Management Committee this afternoon (18th March), it has been agreed that regrettably Eastbourne & District Indoor Bowls Club is closed with immediate effect. We have taken this action to safeguard the health of our members, staff and the wider community. We will constantly… read more..

Men’s County Finals

Yesterday, 15/03/2020 saw our Men’s Triples, Steve Bain, Roger Cable & John Cable play in the Men’s County Finals at Arun. They all played well but unfortunately on end 14 when the score stood at 9 – 9 they dropped a 3 and eventually lost 15 – 9. John Cable received his County Badge and due to his excellent performance… read more..

Congratulations to our Juniors

Sophie & Freddie Cable both played in the finals of the Sussex Junior County Finals at Horsham I.B.C, 8th March. Both of them improved on last year’s results. In the singles Sophie won 1, drew 1 and lost 1 whilst Freddie won all his 3 games, in the skills Sophie scored 25 points and Freddie scored 45 points. In the… read more..

Say Hello to Eleanor and Milvy

The Management Committee are pleased to be able to welcome Eleanor and Milvydas to our bowls club to enable them to carry out their work placement. Although our club is small compared to many other sports facilities in the local area we are confident that they will have many opportunities to undertake all the necessary tasks and duties to gain… read more..


Dear Members During these challenging times I would like to keep you informed of the monitoring and planning the club has put into place to ensure every effort is made to protect the health and welfare of all our members, staff and visitors at our club. Currently we are following NHS guidelines to ensure that personal hygiene is kept at… read more..