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Singing their way to victory ….say Exeter men’s skittles team the Saints who play at St Thomas Social Club, who triumphed in an intercounty tournament held in Bude. Captain Paul Kennard said the Saints are known for their vocal abilities in competition. Please click on the link to see the full story http://www.theexeterdaily.co.uk/news/sport/singing-their-way-victory  The Saints and Sinners
The boss of a Torquay based events company found herself starring in the BBC’s popular peak time The One Show last week. Rachel Bourke, managing director of Serious About Events whose offices are on Torquay harbourside, received an invitation to talk about skittles on the programme to the presenters Matt Baker and Alex Jones. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WtYVeWhbOds&feature=youtu.be She and
We are proud to announce that we have new sponsors for our Championships…GasketGuy makes and fits commercial fridge and freezer door seals for businesses across the South West. GasketGuy ensures you don’t lose your cool! Proud sponsors of the British Skittles Championship, we are looking forward to watching all the skittlers “keep their cool” at

Happy New Year

All of us at Serious About Events would like to wish all our members a very Happy New Year.  We are looking forward to another great season of events with weekends including of Skittles and Darts at some great venues around the South West. Fun packed weekends for adults of all ages.
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Eight Teams from, Cardiff, Newent, Minsterworth, Exeter, Wellington, Tweksbury all headed south to Torbay for a cracking weekend of Skittles.  Wobblys Bankers from Exeter and Sparko’s Boys from Wellington battled on Sunday in the Finals to take away prize money and trophy. The boys played some great skittles but the Wobbly Bankers continued their high

Singles and Pairs Winners 2015

On Friday 18th September we had an amazing day full of Skittlers looking to take the title of Men’s Singles, Ladies Singles, Men’s Pairs, Ladies Pairs and Mixed Pairs Champions.   Matt Thompson from Weston Super Mare won the Men’s title. Also from Weston Super Mare were the Ladies Pairs winners Sharon Jones and Ruth

Butcombe Champions 2015

A Massive congratulations to all our Winners this year: the Men’ Champions The Highwaymen from Worcester, who took this title on Saturday 19th September making it 3 times  being crowned Champions… this is a first in the history for the Men’s Event. The Saints from Exeter were runners up , this was the first time the
On 14th November 2014 teams from Minsterworth, Bristol, Portishead, Wellington and Wales descended on the English Riviera for the first Skittles Event of the 2014/15 season held at the Torbay Court Hotel in Paignton. Playing in groups of four team in a round robin tournament over the weekend saw the top two teams come head

Mt Kilimanjaro challenge

Rachel Bourke has raised the bar this year on the 10th anniversary since starting her fundraising. Rachel will be tackling the world’s highest freestanding mountain, Mt Kilimanjaro which involves trekking for 6 days, sleeping in tents and facing her ultimate fear of acute vertigo. Her fundraising started when her cousin died aged just 32 of

Darts

Whether you’re a serious darts player, an occasional pub player or a total novice, find out more on our events page.

Skittles

Absolute beginner or seasoned player? Skittles is seriously fun for everyone. Find out more on our events page.

25 not out

We are proud to have been organising events for over 25 years. Find out more about the secret of our success.

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