St John's United Reformed Church Sports Club
Westbury Road, Ipswich, IP4 4RH
St John's United Reformed Church Sports Club (originally St John's Congregational Church Sports Club) was founded in 1934 at the suggestion of the then Minister, Revd H J S Guntrip, on a piece of land purchased on the west side of Westbury Road, Ipswich. The club has occupied the same site ever since.
There are two sections to the Club -
St John's URC Bowls Club is a small, friendly and thriving Bowls Club, with some 40 members. Membership can be either social or full – the latter play in League games. We have a compact green, which is maintained to a high standard and challenges all players!
Our outdoor season begins in late April and extends through to the middle of September.
Full Club Members are registered with the County Association. The Club plays in three local evening Leagues, which are at three different levels of competition -
We play ‘Friendlies’ against other Clubs most Tuesday afternoons -
We welcome new members be they experienced, or absolute beginners. For information about the Club, please feel free to contact our Secretary, Richard Hammond on (01473) 712506, or email email@example.com
The club is open to both social and match players, with weekly social sessions and a number of teams in local leagues catering for a wide range of standards. Coaching for juniors is available all year round, with mid-
Facilities include 3 macadam courts, two floodlit; catering arrangements; changing rooms; meeting room; toilets.
We offer individual, junior/student and family memberships. You are invited to pick up a welcome leaflet from the club or contact one of the committee members to join. As part of the joining process, we require that you have a short hit with an existing member to assess your level for social/match play. Juniors are welcome to attend Saturday morning sessions during the summer to try it out before they are required to join.
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