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TLH Leisure Resort, Torquay
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Reservations: 01803 400500
Email: rooms@tlh.co.uk

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Weekenders in Torbay

A great opportunity to bowl with friends whilst enjoying all of the Christmas festivities at the Derwent Hotel.

Christmas Bowls Festival

Midweek Turkey & Tinsel Break combined with friendly Bowls competition. 

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The bowling facilities at the Derwent are some of the best I know

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Long Mat

  • To help with social distancing, all matches will be triples (maximum of 24 bowlers on the rink at any given time).

  • Matches to be 90 minutes to allow stringent cleaning procedures to take place between matches.

  • One way system implemented.
  • Hand sanitising stations are provided.
  • Face coverings are recommended while on the Arena and moving around the Bar. They can be removed while eating and drinking in the Bowls Bar area.
  • Mats will be disinfected between each match (one mat per team).
  • Jacks will be disinfected between each match (one jack per team) Skips to use their feet to place the jack.
  • Score boards will be disinfected between each match. One nominated player only to use the scoreboard for the duration of the match.
  • COVID secure ventilation with windows/doors opened to allow for improved air flow.

  • If local players are required they will be chosen from a pool of trusted players. Records will be kept of non residents to ensure that we comply with Track & Trace procedures.

Short Mat

  • To help with social distancing, all matches will be pairs & triples.
  • All 16 mats will be laid out but only 8 mats will be used at any one time. This will help with social distancing, as well as allowing stringent cleaning procedures to take place before the mat is used again.
  • One way system implemented.
  • Hand sanitising stations are provided.
  • Face coverings are recommended while on the Arena and moving around the Bar. They can be removed while eating and drinking in the Bowls Bar area.
  • Mats will be disinfected between each match. At the start of a match, one player will be nominated to lay and pick up the foot mat.
  • Jacks will be disinfected between each match. One player will be nominated to always set the jack (this will always be the same player but will be instructed by the winning side to its position).
  • One player will be nominated to reset the block, no matter who hits it.
  • Bowls will be removed or moved from the rink mat by a bowls lifter or other aid. There is to be no hand contact with bowls except your own set.
  • One person per match will be nominated to measure, if absolutely necessary, avoiding contact with the bowls and jack as much as possible.
  • Touchers will only be marked with spray chalk.
  • Score boards will not be used, only issued score cards will be allowed.
  • COVID secure ventilation with windows/doors opened to allow for improved air flow.
  • If local players are required they will be chosen from a pool of trusted players. Records will be kept of non residents to ensure that we comply with Track & Trace procedures

Making TLH Leisure Resort Covid-19 Secure

The health and well-being of our guests and our teams are of paramount importance and the following updates have been made with that in mind, whilst ensuring you have a wonderful stay with us.

Click here to find out how we have TLH Resort Covid-19 secure >

How to book


Please call 01803 400500

Email rooms@tlh.co.uk

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