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The Gallery depicts life in Oakley Bowling Club since its formation in 1978. Look at "Early Days" for photos of our beginnings at Carpenters Down and of the building of the green and the first pavilion at Malshanger. There are photos from Club Tours and of the players who have achieved County and National Honours, as well as pictures of teams and individuals that have been successful in other competitions. Inevitably, in putting together this picture story almost 40 years after the Club's formation, there are gaps and missing photos so if anyone can help to fill these please send pictures to Spencer..