Photo Gallery

Luke Jones in action

Our 2021 Prize winners
The late, late show! Closing Day 30th October 2021
Our Club Champion, Luke Jones with Honorary President Bobby Blair
Junior Champion, Alice Jones and Bobby Blair

Keith Lyons won the runner up McAndrew but Colin Carmichael took the main prize, the Ferguson Trophy

A late end of season singles tournament played mid October in cloudy but mainly dry conditions.

A number of Howie members have a regular Wednesday morning game at their new indoor home, Ayr Indoor Bowling Club.

Winners of the 2021 John Prentice Triples, Bill Alexander, Elaine Walker and Jim Johnstone

Alice Jones with the Junior Championship Trophy

Alice Jones Junior Champion and
Luke Jones Club Champion

Club Pairs Champions Ian Robertson and Robert Murphy flanked by President Billy Herd and Keith Lyons

The contestants on Finals “Super Saturday” 2021
Ian Robertson and Tom Brown before their epic Seniors Singles final. Tom won out 21-19.

Tom Brown being presented with the Monday Night League Shield by the Vice Chair, Jim McNeil

Luke and Neil Jones being presented with the COVID Pairs trophies by sponsor President Billy Herd

COVID Pairs semifinalists (left to right) Neil Jones, Luke Jones, Vic Crockford, Sandy Horsburgh, Jim McNeil, John Logan, Ian Robertson and John Lorimer

President Billy Herd drops in on a Juniors Coaching Session

Pam Carmichael presents Alison McNeil with the Ladies Thursday Afternoon League Trophy.

Howie attended a VASA community event at Boydfield Gardens at the end of August. Ian and Marilyn were helped on the day by President Billy Herd and Brian Rowan was a welcome visitor.

Vic Crockford holding the Thursday Morning League Shield for the 2021 season

Tourist Trophy winners Alison McNeil and Ian Robertson flanked by Club President Billy Herd and Honorary President Bobby Blair

Newly painted clubhouse

Hedgehogs on parade!

Bill Alexander and David McIntyre COVID Pairs Champions of 2020
John Lorimer and Bill Alexander do battle in the 2020 Pairs Final
Hedgehogs after Covid restrictions eased

Flora, Lewis and Alice

Some highlights of Helen Kyle’s time at the club.

Ayrshire Post spread celebrating Howie’s belated opening after the Coronavirus lockdown.

Billy Herd President 2020
Billy Herd’s first visit to the club due to Coronavirus restrictions
Prestwick Howie BC presentation
President Brian Rowan receiving the BowlsMark Bronze Award from Lawra Cox of Bowls Scotland
What a Club Pairs Final! The players who made it happen!
Club Pairs champions Ian Robertson and Keith Lyons after a pulsating 13-12 win over Yvonne Buchanan and Jim Johnstone
Great performance from Yvonne Buchanan in a high quality Novice Cup final against David McIntyre
Brotherly / Sisterly Love! Finalists 2019 Winner Alice!
Best of friends after their ‘duel in the sun’ Brian was a worthy winner of the 2019 Championship
Hedgehogs feature in the Ayrshire Post (21st August)
We welcomed touring Oxford Bowlers to the club on 13th August.
Billy Herd,  Archie Pagan,  Stevie Todd and Sheila Lothian winners of the Millennium Cup
Sandy Horsburgh and Vic Crockford winners of the Ayr and Prestwick Seniors Pairs Competition 2019
Our stall at the 2019 Prestwick Prom
Flash flooding of the Howie green at 4:30 pm in July.  By 7pm it was all gone!
Charity Night July 2019
Alice, Andrew and Luke runners up in the South Ayrshire SYBA Triples 2019
Some of our Hedgehogs on Opening Day
Winning rink – Opening Day 2019
Hedgehog Chloe presents flowers to Jean Prentice on the opening of the John Prentice Pavilion
Howie winners 2018

Alice, Alex, Murray and Leo at the Junior Pairs Competition
Hedgehogs Alice and Katie “clowning around”  at the Prestwick Prom
Winners of the Millennium Cup (Jim Johnstone , Tom Brown and Brian Rowan)  with President Ian Robertson
Joe Reid winners Colin Carmichael and Keith Lyons
Joe Reid/Jo Stewart competition June 2018.  Not a cloud in the sky!
Hedgehogs on tour at Northfield !
Happy winners at the inaugural Schools Challenge Cup
Nominated Pairs winners, Brian Rowan and Stevie Todd with runners up John McWhirter and Bill Alexander
Winners of the Senior Pairs John Lorimer and Alistair McFadzean
Left to the right, defeated finalist,Bill Alexander, and Novice Cup winner, Alistair McFadzean
Brian Rowan being presented with the Monday Night League Shield by Honorary President, John Prentice
Vic Crockford winner of the Senior Singles title, with Vice President Evie Forsyth and runner up Tom McMoneagl

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Winner of Presidents Cup, Brian Rowan, Vice President Evil Forsyth and runner up Tom McMoneagle
Howie’s new champion bowler 2016 flanked by John Prentice and Bobby Blair
South Ayrshire Schools Challenge Cup presentation
Winners of the American Tournament, Helen Kyle and Brian Rowan with Bill Jardine in the middle
Presentation of prizes of South Ayrshire Schools Challenge Cup
Stevie Todd and Ann Jack, winners of the Jo Stewart Trophy
Stevie  Todd, Helen Kyle, and Colin Carmichael, winners of the Buchanan Trophy
Elsie Jardine’s grandson presents Elsie and Vic Crockford with the Joe Reid Trophy
Match Secretary Brian Rowan presents Vic Crockford with the Ferguson Trophy
Alice Jones – Junior Champion 2021