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2021 (10)

  • 20-12 - Unbelievable Rove…
    A great day roving at Poulton Hall with lovely company. The thick fog didn’t help much, especially at the pond where Alison decided she was going to ‘Kill the pond’, which she did in true...
  • 26-10 - 3rd Poulton Hall Rove
    A brilliant time at the Longbow Club’s Rove at Poulton Hall. Great to see old friends after such a long time. Thanks to Chris Eccles and Pete Price for laying out such a great course and to...
  • 14-09 - Flodden Marks
    A fantastic turnout not only for the Flodden Marks, but also for The Longbow Club. Represented by Sarah, Colin and Ben Cavanagh, Sue and Pete Price, Josh MacLaren, Katrina Horton and Chris Eccles....
  • 13-09 - Sword of Shrewsbury
    Congratulations to Katrina Horton on winning the Ladies Sword of Shrewsbury for the second year in a row.The Longbow club was represented by Lady Paramount Ann Ledson, and archers Katrina Horton,...
  • 04-08 - Cheshire Weekend
    Congratulations to Katrina Horton, Cheshire Lady Longbow Champion at the Cheshire...
  • 21-07 - Eagle Bowmen Weekend of Clout
    Day 2 Typical Penrith weather again. The forecast said moderate breeze from over right shoulder – no it wasn’t, it was a light headwind in the morning. Until walking back from about the 4th end...
  • 21-07 - Eagle Bowmen Weekend of Clout
    Day 1 Typical Penrith weather again. The forecast said moderate breeze from over right shoulder – no it wasn’t, it was a light headwind in the morning. Until walking back from about the 4th end...
  • 19-07 - Lancashire Clout
    A great day at Blundellsands for the Lancashire Clout. Very hot and a headwind made for tricky shooting but great fun. Katrina Horton was 1st Visitor Lady Longbow and Alison Williams was 2nd; Chris...
  • 30-05 - Team Longbow does it again…
    A great day at the Cheshire Metric Clout. A bit chilly in the morning but lovely and sunny in the afternoon, although a tricky wind (as usual!). We won the Longbow Team Trophy again, Nina won the...
  • 29-05 - Another perfect day to indulge
    What a glorious day to be roaming around fields filled with buttercups, shooting arrows into crystal clear blue skies, getting nowhere near the mark even though you put them out and know the...

2020 (2)

  • 14-09 - Sword of Shrewsbury
    What a fabulous day shooting at The Sword of Shrewsbury. Chris, Keith and myself made the journey to Shropshire.How wonderful to have a bit of normality back into life, albeit with Covid security in...
  • 01-09 - Cheshire Tri-Clout
    Day 3 Another day of perfect weather for Day 3 of the Tri Clout, light winds, sunshine, not too hot. Should have been the Metric today, the Cheshire and Open FITA Clout Championships. All it is...

2019 (29)

  • 19-08 - The Viking Festival 2019
    The Upton Viking Festival is a celebration of Viking life on the Wirral. We aim to recreate the settlement, led by Noreseman Ingimund in 902ad through an encampment in Warwick Park and have culture...
  • 07-08 - Cheshire County and Open
    Day 1 A good first day for The Longbow Club represented by Steve and Alison Williams, Katrina Horton, Lord Ian Stowell and Mike Christison at the Cheshire Weekend. A WA1440 today and also the EAF...
  • 28-07 - Lancashire County and Open Clout
    A great turnout by The Longbow Club at the Lancashire County and Open Clout at Blundellsands – 10 of us! Graham and Dylan Higgs, Jason and Gabe Powell, Alison and Steve Williams, Mike...
  • 20-07 - Dodleston Summer Fair
    A great day at Dodleston Summer Fair with the Longbow Club’s Have-a-go. Thanks to all the Club members who turned up to help and to make it such a success. Feedback from the event: Firstly thank...
  • 18-07 - Cumbria and Open Clout
    A brilliant weekend for the Longbow Club at Penrith for the Cumbria Open Metric Clout with Steve and Alison Willaims, Katrina Horton, Chris Eccles and Lord Ian Stowell taking part. Lots of laughs and...
  • 10-07 - 165th GNAM Tournament
    Great 3 days at GNAM in Lilleshall, a double York/Hereford on Wednesday and Thursday and a Long National on the Friday. Wednesday was cloudy and a little chilly, but then Thursday and Friday...
  • 02-07 - Dunster Week
    Well, another fantastic week in Dunster draws to a close. Starting off last Sunday with a York/Hereford, Monday a WA1440, Tuesday an Albion, Wednesday a Two Way Western with 202 Longbow Archers, some...
  • 30-06 - Somerset County and Open
    Great day at the Somerset and Open Championships. The weather was somewhat mixed with spells of bright sunshine, rain, heavy cloud, strong gusts of wind and flat calm.It was nice to see people that...
  • 12-06 - Eagle Bowmen Weekend of Clout
    A fantastic weekend in Penrith for the Eagle Bowmen Weekend of Clout. Katrina Horton, Chris Eccles, Alison and Steve Williams and Lord Ian Stowell representing The Longbow Club. A Double One-way...
  • 06-06 - UK Masters
    Congratulations Katrina Horton, silver medalist in the UK Masters at Lilleshall. Not only was this Katrina’s first ever Masters Tournament, it was also her first ever Head to...
  • 29-05 - AOER 10th Weekend of Clout
    Great fun at the Archers of East Riding Clout Weekend. A lot of laughs and great company. A good turn out for The Longbow Club – Steve and Alison Williams, Katrina Horton, Chris Eccles, Lord...
  • 22-05 - 1st Mercia Archers Clout
    Good fun at Mercia Archers for their first clout competition at Gresley Old Hall. Just Alison and Steve Williams and Lord Ian Stowell, there today. Ian was 2nd Gents Longbow and Steve and Alison got...
  • 10-05 - Cheshire Metric Clout
    A brilliant day at the Cheshire Metric Clout. A great turnout for The Longbow Club, probably our biggest team ever – Katrina Horton, Chris Eccles, Steve and Alison Willaims, Graham and Dylan...
  • 03-05 - New British Target Record!
    Huge congratulations to one of our clubs associate junior members – Dan Moreton. He has just smashed the British record this weekend at the Blackpool shoot for a Metric II. The score to beat...
  • 01-05 - Coppell Cup 2019
    Congratulations to all the members attending the Coppell Cup today, in memory of our fellow archer Brian Coppell. The day started chilly but the sun eventually showed itself. Katrina Horton was 1st...
  • 25-04 - Yorkshire Clout Championships
    Great weekend at Driffield for the Yorkshire Clout and Championships Metric round today. Beautiful weather and lovely company. Alison Williams was 2nd Lady Longbow with an MB score, Ian Stowell was...
  • 17-04 - York Spring Clout
    Great day at the first ever York Spring Clout at Hopgrove Sports Field. The weather though reasonable, was cold and the wind was very tricky. Katrina Horton was 1st Lady...
  • 10-04 - Cheshire Trials 2019
    A great day out at the Cheshire County Trials, Katrina Horton was 1st Lady Longbow, Alison Williams 2nd Lady Longbow and Ian Stowell was 3rd Gent Longbow. The Cheshire Longbow Team for the Tri-Corner...
  • 26-03 - Spinners Mill Portsmouth
    A great day at Spinners Mill for their Portsmouth tournament. A lovely venue, set in the heritage site of Leigh Spinners Mill, one of the largest cotton spinning mills in Greater Manchester, a grade...
  • 26-03 - Cheshire Winter League
    February...
  • 20-03 - Kendal Longbow Western
    First outdoor target competition of the year and and a great day at Kendal Bowmen’s Longbow Western. Weather was a lot better than it could have been (gales had died down, no snow like last...
  • 23-02 - Cheshire Winter League
    January...
  • 20-02 - Kendal Bowmen Indoor
    A great day at the Kendal Bowmen – 42nd Club and Open Indoor Portsmouth. A very pleasant and easy drive saw us arrive in plenty of time. Following a nice easy and relaxed lunch in the Wakefield...
  • 11-02 - Sherwood Clout 2019
    A good time for their first outdoor shoot of 2019. A Metric Clout at Sherwood Archers in a lovely setting. It was a little bit chilly and wet in the morning and windy with some sun in the afternoon....
  • 04-02 - Chester Indoor Tournament 2019 – Day 2
    Congratulations everyone on today’s shoot, a great time was had by all. Not quite a clean sweep today but The Longbow Club took the team award, 328 ahead of their nearest rivals, Katrina took...
  • 03-02 - Chester Indoor Tournament 2019 – Day 1
    Congratulations everyone on today’s shoot, a great time was had by all. Katrina Horton took 1st Lady Longbow, Lord Ian Stowell was 1st Gent Longbow, Chris Eccles was 2nd Gent Longbow and Mike...
  • 31-01 - Cheshire Winter League
    December...
  • 30-01 - Wigan & Orrell Indoor 2019
    Good day at the Wigan and Orrell Indoor Competition, it was great to catch up with everyone. Katrina Horton was 1st Lady Longbow, Lord Ian Stowell was 1st Gent Longbow and Chris Eccles was 2nd Gent...
  • 14-01 - Bowbrook Archers’ Rove
    Great day at Boreatton Park with Bowbrook Archers. The weather was beautiful and the company exhilarating, Katrina was first lady and it was great to catch up with old friends and make some new...

2018 (14)