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Ladies had been strangers to Ilkley Bowling Club's hallowed green since it was founded in the Yorkshire spa town in neag Ina club member told the BBC that people who did not like the rules should not. The club's committee could not be reached for comment.
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Mr Dobson said the change would make visiting bowling teams feel more welcome as well as allowing the club to host functions such as wakes. World Indoor Bowls Championships: Why have women struggled to break through? Mr Dobson, 48, who ed about 20 years ago, voted in favour of the new rules. Related Topics. Sponsored Links.
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Club member John Dobson said the result - greeted by a "joyous and jubilant" reaction - marked the end of the club's "dinosaur age". This meant they could represent teams and visit the club bar at certain times as guests of men, according to the Yorkshire Post.