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The Fire

In February 1997 an electrical fire destroyed the old bowls club on the village fields. At the time the club had just had a third rink built with money from a successful lottery bid, with more lottery money and the insurance money and some funds from the club the club moved to its new home in Back Street premises, At the time of the fire the club had approximate 170 members other local indoor bowls club at the time Brandon indoor bowls club no longer inexistent and West Row indoor bowls club which is approximate 5 miles away from Lakenheath commanded some of the members, The new Premises was opened at the time by 2 international mixed pairs  Amy Gowshall, Mark Smith ex Lakenheath player, Ellen Falkner nee Alexander & Greg Harlow.

Some Pictures of the old club and the pictures of the new club being built and the open day.