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20 NOVEMBER 2021

BOB PHILLIPS has a fine day at 700 yards with a 50.9 . Bob rolls back the clock to show all the boys how to shoot.

30/10/21 SHOOTING RESUMES

After the COVID Break shooting Club activities have resumed at Cessnock Range.

Only COVID double vaccinated allowed to shoot as per NSW Health regulations.

4 March 2021

THE PRESENTATION DAY FOR WEST WALLSEND RIFLE CLUB

FOR THE YEARS 2019 and 2020

WHERE – WEST WALLSEND WORKERS CLUB

DATE – SUNDAY 11th APRIL 2021

TIME – STARTING AT MID-DAY

Feburary 2021

WEST WALLSEND have resumed Shooting for Competition Year 2021.

ALL WELCOME

August 2020

An old HUNTER VALLEY TROPHY saved from the dump. After receiving a Phone call from a person from Largs who was cleaning his shed out and found an old trophy from previous owners. Asked me if I would be interested in the Trophy. I traveled to Largs and was given the Trophy which dates back to 1915 and has the Newcastle and Wallsend Rifle Clubs mentioned on the Trophy , these clubs are mentioned in the West Wallsend Clubs history and affiliation.

Engraved on Trophy – THE HUNTER CUP 1915-1919

Presented by the HUNTER JEWELLERS

for N.D.R.C UNION FOR COMPETITION ( Newcastle District Rifle Clubs)

1916 – 17 Holders NEWCASTLE RIFLE CLUB

1917 – 18 ” WALLSEND ” “

1918 – 19 ‘ NEWCASTLE ” “

WON OUTRIGHT by W.BELL

After World War 1 a new Competition started as all the men returned from the WAR

THE HUNTER CUP

18th July 2020

Ken Eppleston Wins Saturday Trophy and F COW with an impressive 119.11 . Always a Winner