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Dunster 2021 Update Two weeks ago, I received an email from the National Trust stating that they we not happy for Dunster Week 2021 to go ahead. I am sure you will all understand that this was totally unexpected as last year they were happy for us to hold the event even if the grounds […]

posted 28 February, 2021

The 2021 Grand Western Indoor/Outdoor Covid Challenge In line with Government and Archery GB Guidelines we were forced to cancel the 2021 Junior and Senior GWAS Indoor Championships. Instead we are hoping to run the event as a virtual competition which will be open to all current members of The Region with a total prize […]

posted 14 February, 2021

Usually around this time in February I would be sending out the entry forms for Dunster Week 2021, but I am sure you will understand that am holding off doing so until we hear from Boris on the 22nd. This will give us all a greater understanding of the roadmap out of lockdown and “Boris […]

posted 14 February, 2021

It is with regret that we announce the passing of Dorothea Baker from Devon & Cornwall on 14th January at the age of 96, known to many as “Poppy”. Many older members of the Society will remember Dorothea as a spirited lady who knew how to have fun but with a determination to ensure that […]

posted 1 February, 2021

 A message from the GWAS President  I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of you in your clubs and counties within the GWAS region, who are working tirelessly behind the scenes in an effort to keep archery alive during these difficult times.  I know that hours have been spent creating protocols to […]

posted 21 January, 2021

Please find below a link to the slides that were presented at the AGB regional Chairs Meeting in late 2020. The slides can be found here. If you have any questions around these slides then do feel free to either contact our Chairman ( or contact ArcheryGB directly.

posted 11 January, 2021

The attached flyer gives details of the very first GWAS award winners upto 30th September 2019 (which in normal circumstances would have been presented at the AGM 2020). Unfortunately due to the COVID-19 pandemic it has taken longer to assemble the information for presentation to the membership. Please find flyer here

posted 8 January, 2021

Please find below links to the results information for the GWAS Counties Senior & Junior Covid Challenges:- Covid Challenge Results Information Senior Covid Challenge Results Junior Covid Challenge Results Thank you all very much for taking part.

posted 4 November, 2020

Nominations for the annual GWAS Awards Last year was the first year that GWAS gave awards, with a small number of members receiving Hon. Life Membership for outstanding service to the Society over many years. A number of members also received awards for meritorious service to the Society. Please do not leave it too late […]

posted 27 September, 2020

Please find below a link to the details for the Senior and Junior GWAS Counties Covid Challenge being held throughout September. Link here

posted 31 August, 2020
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