Etwall Bowls Club is situated on King George Playing Field in Etwall, Derbyshire.
Vehicular access to the green is via Portland Street, which is at the back of the Spread Eagle Public House. The street is narrow, and the car park is straight up at the top of the street, there is a slight incline at the entrance to the car park.
Etwall Bowls Club was founded in 1965, the first meeting was held at the Parish Room on 22nd April 1965. Members of the community should appreciate the facility these founding lady and men bowlers achieved with their time and effort in seeking the creation of this sporting facility. Our club members (all ages) are from Etwall and the surrounding areas
The club runs sixteen teams playing in various Leagues:-
Ladies – Derby (1 team singles), Belper (1 team singles), Burton (1 team singles)
Mens – Derby (2 teams singles), Burton (2 teams singles/doubles)
Mixed – Belper Singles (2 teams singles and 1 team doubles), Belper Over 55’s (2 teams singles/doubles), Burton Parks (1 team singles/doubles), Derby (3 teams singles)
The green usually opens at the beginning of April and during the season matches are played in the afternoons of Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday; and evenings Monday to Friday. In total we play over 250 league matches until the end of the season in September
Membership is open to players of all ages; full member or junior member and social member, with reduced fees for junior and social bowlers. Social bowlers are free to use the green whenever there is no home league game.
Coaching and help for beginners is available.
Playing the game
If you are interested in playing bowls, in a league team or socially for pleasure, please contact a club committee member or a club secretary.
Spectators are always welcome to come and watch, but bowls is a great way to exercise, have fun and meet new people. Come along and give us the opportunity to welcome you to our friendly club.
Chair - David Dolman Tel: 07763 897183
Treasurer - Janet Dolman
Club Secretary - Beverley North Tel: 07762 936383
Tina Beal, Stan Edwards, Janet Flint, Ken Harrison, Tony Higgott, Alan Wall