The Club were delighted to welcome President Stephen Hutchinson and a large Touring party from Humberside County Dowling Association on Wednesday 9th September.
The party who were resident in Arrochar for the week played games throughout the Dumbartonshire County as well as Ardrishaig and Lochgilphead clubs during there stay.
The touring party consisted of 12 Mixed Rinks for the game at play the club against our own members who very kindly augmented by players from Colgrain and Cardross Bowling Clubs.
President Liz Smith welcomed President Hutchinson and his party to the club and the players took to the greens to play a 15 end match in reasonable weather for the time of year with breaks during the game for refreshments. The game played in a very friendly spirit was closely contested for the most party and ended with the visitors recording a win by 180 Shots to 155 shots.
The highest up rink came from the visiting party who were 26 shots to 9 ahead in their game and the rink consisted of Mike Dolan, Dorothy Jerrison, Ernie Doak and Margaret Dykes Skip who were presented with their prizes by club President Liz Smith.
President Liz Smith thanked President Stephen for bring his party to the club, it had been an enjoyable day and she presented Steve with an engraved salver and glass to mark there visit to Helensburgh.
President Stephen in reply thanked President Liz for allowing his team to visit the club, he praised the Greens and clubhouse facilities and the friendship shown by all the players which had made the day memorial and presented Liz with a plaque to mark their visit
The Pictures Show: The Touring party on the green.The President Liz welcoming President Stephen of the Humberside County to the club