WHO'S WHO, WHAT and WHY at the ARUN


Arun District Indoor Bowling Club is a Limited Company founded in October 1983. It's principal objects are to provide for and to arrange and promote the playing of Bowls. In addition, to provide a Social Club for the purpose of encouraging social contact between Members.


The Management Committee manages the business and takes overall responsibility for the Club and it's premises. The Clubs AGM is held in August each year. In addition, the Management Committee has formed sub-Committees to organise the playing of Bowls.The Chairman and Secretary are ex-officio members of the various sub-Committees as follows.


Gordon Leaman Chairman Company Secretary Chris Hobbs Treasurer Peter Lillford Heaith & Safety Officer Barrie Fitch Bar Manager Graham Herrington Membership Secretary Leslie Sadler Maintenance Manager & Website Administrator Rick Hobbs

The Men's Section is affiliated to the EIBA, SCIBA and L&SCBA (see Links). The Men's Committee is elected annually at their AGM in April and, as it's name implies, looks after the interests of the Men's Section.


President Graham Herrington Captain Ron Gardner Vice Captain Barry Sanford Vice Captain Mick Campbell Vice Captain Jeff Pickard Secretary John Muffett Match Secretary Joe Dyke Competition Secretary Keith Hellyer League Secretary Andrew Brown Press Officer Vic May


Similarly, the Ladies Section is affiliated to the EWIBA and SCWIBA (see Links), The Ladies Committee is also elected annually in April and is responsible for the Ladies Section.


President Sue Judd Captain June Taffurelli Vice Captain Pam Rampton Secretary Sheila Stocker Match Secretary Gill Conley Competition Secretary Bridget Collins League Secretary Eileen Lawrence Uniforms Secretary Margaret Phillips Press Officer Marion Richards Personnel Officer Chris Horsley


The Summer Section, in being since 2006, is by far the youngest of the Sections. Organised by the Summer Bowls Committee, it is a popular alternative to belonging to an Outdoor Club.


There are other Committee members, helpers from within the Clubs Membership and professionals, all of whom help to keep the Club functioning as a successful and enterprising Indoor Bowling Club with a good reputation.


Green Manager Joyce Conners Personnel Officer Chris Horsley ARUN Extra End Editor Alan Stewart TV Information Monitor Editor Ken Greenaway Social Secretary Elana Hall Social Secretary Daphne Green SCWIBA Delegate Betty Spicer SCIBA Delegate and Selector Rick Hobbs


The images on this page are some of the various Committee members together with other Club Members who have taken on essential but non Committee roles. They are all familiar faces in the Club Life.