Category Archives: News

14 Oct

Risk Assessment & Precautionary Measures

Please be advised that MBBC – Indoor Risk Assessment & Precautionary Measures – v2 has been produced, which features minor revisions: a) in the first paragraph to reflect the full inclusion of Petanque into the document. b) in the General Precautions / Action Items section to include for possibility of a member bringing a guest.

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14 Oct

Booking System Update

The process for cancelling a booking has been slightly modified to remove the issue whereby attendees’ names were not being removed when a booking was cancelled. The changes are now included in the latest version (V6) of the instructions, which can be found here or through the booking sheet link.

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07 Oct

Fixture Secretary

The club is pleased to confirm that Leon Simpkin has kindly agreed to put himself forward for the post of Fixture Secretary, when Roger vacates the position he has so efficiently managed for several years. The club is sure that Leon can rely on the support of all members, if he is elected

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29 Sep

New Booking System – further updates

The new booking system is now live on the site. It’s been designed in the style of our traditional fixture list but allowing any member to make their own reservations. New functions include ‘View Players’, allowing any member to select a booking and view the list of players.  In addition, when a booking is made,

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23 Sep

Following evaluation of the current precautionary measures against the Covid-19 situation, a set of club specific measures have been compiled and can be found by clicking here. If you wish to use the facilities during the ongoing period then please be guided and conform to the attached measures to encourage safety amongst our membership. I would

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01 Sep

Midweek Rink Booking

From Roger Mitchell I shall be away between 4th and 7th September inclusive.  In my absence Brian Jeffries has kindly agreed to look after the rink booking programme. If anyone wants to book a week day rink or has some other question about booking rinks then please get in touch with him. His details are as follows: Tel:

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29 Aug

Constitution amended

Following the Special General Meeting on 26th August a change to the Constitution (Para 8) was voted on and approved. This can be found in ‘The Club’ section for members only.

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12 Aug

Revised Rules

Following the Executive meeting on Monday the documents below have been reviewed to reflect some small changes that have been made as part of the ongoing process of Covid-19 precautions. copies are attached for your information, an outline of the changes are:- MBBC – Rules of Conduct v3 Benches being made available at the Club and

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11 Aug

Anyone for Petanque? – update

11 August 2020 After a positive response from a good number of members, the committee has agreed to the construction of a Petanque court.  This will enable an alternative to short-mat and carpet bowls, both of which have had their 2020/21 leagues cancelled.  It will also allow members who can no longer bowl to participate

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