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Cherie Davies and Clive Bennett

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  Hangleton BC Captain 2005   Sussex County Badge Award 2010

SUSSEX COUNTY BOWLS

Vice Presidents Area Controller 2007 - 2015














Billingham League                                        Pullen Cup

Winner: 2007, 08 and 10                                Winner: 2011 and 13

Runner Up : 2009, 11, 12, 13, 14 and 15               Runner Up: 2009, 10, 12 and 15





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Sussex County Bowls. vs Bowls England - 2009

[front row - 4th from left]

County Centenary match - Preston Bowling Club, Brighton





BRIGHTON, HOVE AND DISTRICT BOWLING LEAGUE - PRESIDENT 2007-09










                                                                    



Presentation of Bill Hawkins Cup finals 07, 08



HANGLETON BOWLING CLUB GREEN













2000

Finalist :  Two Wood Triples


2003

WINNER : Tyro Championship


2004

WINNER : Fixed Jack - 3 wood trophy

Finalist : Men’s Pairs Championship

‘Gosling Memorial Cup’

2005

WINNER  : Two Wood Championship  

WINNER : 100 Up’ trophy

WINNER : Two Wood Triples

Finalist : Men’s Pairs Championship

‘Viv Hibberd Cup’

2006

WINNER : Men’s Pairs Championship

Semi-finalist : Handicap Championship

Cyril Buckland Cup’

‘Challenge Cup’

2007

Finalist : Handicap Championship

‘Challenge Cup’

2008

Semi-finalist : Men’s Pairs Championship

Semi-finalist : Fixed Jack - 3 wood trophy  


‘Gosling Memorial Cup’

2009

WINNER : Two Wood Championship

Semi-finalist : Fixed Jack - 3 wood trophy

‘Viv Hibberd Cup’

‘Gosling Memorial Cup’

2010

WINNER : Two Wood Championship

WINNER : Fixed Jack - 3 wood trophy

Finalist : Handicap Championship

‘Viv Hibberd Cup’

‘Gosling Memorial Cup’

Challenge Cup’

2011

Semi-finalist : Two Wood Championship

‘Viv Hibberd Cup’

2012

WINNER : Singles Championship

WINNER : Fixed Jack - 3 wood trophy

‘George Dew Cup’

‘Gosling Memorial Cup’

2013

Semi-finalist : Handicap Championship

Semi-finalist : Two Wood Championship

‘Challenge Cup’

‘Viv Hibberd Cup’

2014

WINNER : Singles Championship

WINNER : Two Wood Championship

WINNER : Handicap Championship

Finalist  : Fixed Jack  - 3 wood trophy

Finalist : Two Wood Triples

‘George Dew Cup’

‘Viv Hibberd Cup’

‘Challenge Cup’

‘Gosling Memorial Cup’

2015

WINNER : Two Wood Championship

Finalist : 100 Up Trophy

Semi-finalist  : Singles Championship

Semi-finalist : Handicap Championship

Semi-finalist  : Fixed Jack - 3 wood trophy

‘Viv Hibberd Cup’


‘George Dew Cup’

‘Challenge Cup’

‘Gosling Memorial Cup’

2016

Finalist : Fixed Jack - 3 wood trophy

Semi-finalist  : Singles Championship

‘Gosling Memorial Cup’

‘George Dew Cup’

2017

WINNER : Two Wood Championship  

WINNER : Fixed Jack - 3 wood trophy  

WINNER : Rolling Jack - 2 wood trophy

Finalist  :  Singles Championship  

Semi-finalist : Handicap Championship

‘Viv Hibberd Cup’

‘Gosling Memorial Cup’


‘George Dew Cup’

'Challenge Cup’

2018

WINNER : Fixed Jack - 3 wood trophy  

Semi-finalist : Handicap Championship

‘Gosling Memorial Cup’

'Challenge Cup’

2019

WINNER : Two Wood Championship

Semi-finalist  : Fixed Jack - 3 wood trophy Semi-finalist : 100 Up Trophy

‘Viv Hibberd Cup’

‘Gosling Memorial Cup’

2020

Semi-finalist : Two Wood Championship

Semi-finalist  : Fixed Jack - 3 wood trophy

‘Viv Hibberd Cup’

‘Gosling Memorial Cup’

2021

WINNER : Rolling Jack - 2 wood trophy

Finalist  :  Two Wood Championship  

Semi-finalist : Singles Championship

Semi-finalist : Fixed Jack - 3 wood trophy


‘Viv Hibberd Cup’

‘George Dew Cup’

‘Gosling Memorial Cup’

2022

WINNER : Fixed Jack - 3 wood trophy

WINNER : Rolling Jack - 2 wood trophy

Semi-finalist  : Two Wood Championship


‘Gosling Memorial Cup’


‘Viv Hibberd Cup’


























Bowling for Sussex 2018
























Tyro Champion : 2003
‘Mockford Cup’
First trophy win















Singles Champion :
2012, 14
‘George Dew Cup’















Two Wood Champion :
2005, 09, 10, 14, 15, 17 and 19
‘Viv Hibberd Cup’














Two Wood Champion
‘Viv Hibberd Cup’
2019 record 7th win
















Fixed Jack Winner :
2004, 10, 12, 17, 18 and 22
‘Gosling Memorial Cup’















Handicap Winner : 2014
‘Challenge Cup’

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Captains Award recipient : 2003


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One Hundred Up Winner : 2005

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Pairs Champions : 2006
‘A H Dilley & Cyril Buckland Cups’

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Finals Day 2010 : Viv Hibberd Final

He has also been involved with administration of bowls at Club, District and County level:

Hangleton Bowling Club:

1999 - 2003

2013 - 2014

2017

2020 - 2022

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2003

Recipient - Captains Award for services to the Club

2003

and 2008

} Vice Captain

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2004 - 05

Captain

2006 - 08

2014

and 2017 - 19

} Secretary

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2018 - 23

PRESIDENT


Brighton, Hove & District League:

2003 - 08

Secretary

2007 - 09

PRESIDENT


Sussex County Bowls [Men’s Section]  [formerly Sussex County Bowling Association]:

2007 - 15

Vice Patrons - Area 3 Controller

2009 - 16

Assistant Secretary

2016

Awarded Honorary Member of Sussex County Bowls

2016 - 22

County Selector - Area 3

Welcome to Clive’s Lawn Bowling page


Clive took up Lawn Bowling in August 1997 when he joined his local Club in Hangleton although it was the following season before he played his first match. From 2000 until 2009 he was also a Member of the King Alfred Indoor Bowling Club and from 2001 to 2009 played regularly for the Brighton, Hove and District League.


In 2002 he joined the Sussex County Bowling Association’s Vice Presidents [now renamed Vice Patrons] and has now played 188 games for them  From 2009 to 2019 he has been a member of the Sussex County Bowls Executive and has played 191 matches for them.  


From 2008 to 2021 he has played 28 Inter County matches for Sussex. Following his debut in 2008 against Surrey, he played against Berkshire in 2009 and in 2010 on his third appearance was awarded his County badge against [again] Surrey. He made three appearances for the County in each of the next three seasons: 2011 vs Isle of Wight, Cambridgeshire and Kent, 2012 vs Surrey, Cambridgeshire and Hampshire and in 2013 vs Berkshire, Essex and Dorset. In 2014 he played against Essex then Norfolk in 2015, Dorset in 2016, Isle of Wight in 2017, Cornwall, Berkshire, Surrey and Hertfordshire in 2018 and Hertfordshire, Gloucestershire and Norfolk in 2019 No matches were played in 2020 due to the Covid pandemic but in 2021 he played against Somerset, Essex and Dorset


Now, in his twenty fifth season, he’s played over 2,200 League, Cup and Friendly matches for his Clubs and Sussex County.


At Club level he has enjoyed regular success in competitions appearing in 34 finals - twenty-three of them resulting in wins including a record seven times Two Wood Champion and joint record six times Fixed Jack Champion.















Club President : 2018 - 23



















Club Triple Winner : 2014

Singles Champion : George Dew Cup

Two Wood Champion : Viv Hibberd Cup

& Handicap Winner : Challenge Cup