About us 


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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If you would like any further information then please do not hesitate to contact us by following the link.

Alex Moriarty brilliant doubles performance in first national junior competition. Alex was  teamed up with Baillee (Anglia) and they played amazingly !  They won the first three rounds to get through to the top Platinum competition

in the afternoon. In the semi-final  they just lost 13-10 against the eventual winners Kai and Davy both England A squad players!


Click Competition Survey

At The Plough in Langford, Bedfordshire

 Competition Survey Results


Where we play

GWR Members Social Media


 GWR finish 3rd at Hayling Regionals Div2 with our New Junior Team 4th

Latest  Entries


WD19 Match Day 4



Steve Charman & Geoff  Wyatt Veterans Doubles Winners

PE Registered Clubs


 Martin & Gay Runners-Up

Bird In The Hand

Boules at the Bull

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 Chris Spray & Jan Weaver win Ladies Doubles

GWR Win friendly against Devon & Kernow


Oranges, Lemons & Limes

Horton Boules Club

Petanchors BC

Helpful Links

Phil Bradshaw & Gay Evans Mixed Double Champions (w/ President Bob)


Mixed Runners-Up

Di Greenaway &

Andy Briggs


Phil Bradshaw, Clive de Silva & Adrian Williams Triples Champions


Phil Bradshaw Shooting

Champion ( w/ Terry above).

Clive de Silva & Adrian Williams over 50s Doubles Champions with Dan & Gay Runners Up.

(with GWR Secretary Sue.)

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Clive de Silva & Phil Bradshaw as Doubles Champions with Jan & Phil Weaver Runners Up.

(with GWR Competitions Di Greenaway below)

Bob Rumble GWR President presents Clive de Silva Singles Trophy

Home Nations 2019  Qualifier for Wales

England Team #1 City of Bath players Phil Bradshaw/Clive de Silva with Steve Daykin (Southern)


Congratulations to City of Bath PC for coming runners up in the PE Cup over the weekend.



Players of the Year 2018

Clive de Silva & Christine Spray

Phil Bradshaw and Clive de Silva win the PE Champion of Champions over 50s Doubles held at  Rayne Swan, our first players from Region to win a National title.






International Women’s Day Doubles

Well done Gay Evans & Anne Knight

with Jacqui Anderson & Sue McKechnie


If your club is not an PE registered club you can still advertise your events on our website for a yearly fee.

If you are an PE registered club or an PE member  then please send us your news and pictures and we will place them on our website. If you have a tournament that needs publicising then please let us know and we can add it to the GWR tournament schedule.

Please send your information to GWR News at :  news@gwrpetanque.co.uk or lee@3points.co.uk

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