GWR is the Great Western Region of Pétanque England  who organise and promote the game of Pétanque or Boules (French bowls) in the West of England counties of Gloucestershire,North Somerset & Wiltshire.

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Cricklade Club provided an excellent venue for a good day of pétanque played in the best traditions of fair play.

Gold championship
Double Winners:

Mo Annane &
Oussema Hamdaoui

Runners up
Mike Mills & Mike Mathias


Clive de Silva & Phil Bradshaw

Keith Dancer & Gerry Ough

The winners and runners-up will represent GWR at the PE Champion of Champions Doubles event



Where we play

GWR Members Social Media


2021 Inter-Regional Qualifiers


Bath Grand Cru club qualified for the PE Trophy final as Runners-Up in Euro Cup semi-final, which will be held at Leicester Petanque Club

City of Bath PC Cary Bush, Steve Charman & Geoff Wyatt and separately Phil Bradshaw make the semi-final of PE National Veterans.All 4 of them will form part of the PE National Veteran Squad.
Golden Girls - Bath Grand Cru's
Gay Evans & Sam Ramplin are PE National Ladies Doubles Semi-Finalists!

They think it's all over ... it is now!


First Great Western Junior Event

Helpful Links

Six new juniors under 13 years old, experienced coaching from
Chris, Lee & Malcolm at a very well hosted event at RWB PC. Next event in September if your club is interested.



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