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Sports Report

Snooker
A final black ball win secured victory over last year's champions The Wrekin.
Ten Pin Bowling
Victory over The Wrekin was also secured at the Shrewsbury Bowl was also achieved albeit with the surprise inclusion of some academy players.   Wellington also played on 3 other lanes to combine the competition with a fellowship evening.    Teams and others then adjourned to the Red Lion for a convivial evening.

Wrekin Riders BMX visit

 Wrekin Riders BMX received a grant from the Fairbourne fund which enabled the club to have a team building day at a trampoline park with coaching.   Kirsty Smallman explained how important this was to the children invovled as they were able to play with each other instead of competing covered by their helmets.   
Kirsty presented the history of the club and explained that BXC riding is not necessarily for the expert, but is very therapeutic for all ages.    Beginers can start on a special flat track with push along bikes, there are even adult size bikes for the more mature.   

Medic Malawi Newsletter

The following is an extract from the Medic Malawi Newsletter
 
Medic Malawi Newsletter September 2018
The Power of Sunshine
When I give talks  about Malawi , I have often been known to say that the country’s main resource is sunshine, but that it is very difficult to use it. Now at last that may change , thanks to the work of Wellington Rotary Club here in Shropshire.

Croquet the Final

Congratulations to Cannock who beat us in six very hard fought games to take the trophy 4-2.

Team captain and sports officer Rob says "We did well to reach the final and know if we continue to improve we are not far away from winning the shield back!!!!!!"

Tenpin bowling and snooker to be played in September both v Wrekin.

Croquet Update

The croquet team welcomed Blyth Bridge to Church Farm and immediately changed the sunny afternoon to one of showers.

Home advantage suited us once again and the match ended early when our third pair playing their second pair fought back from trailing throughout the game to close to 5-5 and hoop out 7-5 for a 4-0 team score.

The final is yet to be arranged but will be against Cannock RC.

 

Shropshire Rocks to End Polio

The Rotary Club of Newport Light have presented the club with three decorated rocks to raise awareness of the End Polio Campaign.

If you find a rock follow the intructions on the back and hide it somewhere else.

Croquet Update 12 June

The Rotary Club of Wem were entertained at the Church Farm Sports ground on 12th June.   Home advantage really told and although each hoop was contested strongly Wellington 1 were winners 5-1 (41-18)

Silent Soldier reports for duty

With the close collaboration with Wellington Town Council on a number of projects recently including recognition of the centenary of the signing of the armistice for the end of Wor

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