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 eleven teams playing in various Leagues:-
Ladies – Derby, Burton & Friday Leagues
Mens – Derby (2 teams) & Burton Parks
Mixed – Burton Vets (2 teams), Belper Saturday (2 teams) & Belper Over 55’s
The green usually opens at Easter and during the season matches are played in the afternoon on Thursday and Saturday, and alternate Fridays; also in the evenings Monday to Friday. With approximately 130 league matches being played, to 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.
Remember bowls is a great way to exercise, have fun and meet new people. Come and give us to opportunity to welcome you to our friendly club.
Club Officers for the season 2014
Chair - Peter Hill
Treasurer – Janet Dolman
Club Secretary – Beverley North
Ladies Secretary Pat Mason Tel:01283 732560
Mens Secretary Ken Harrison Tel: 01283 733620
Tina Beal, Dave Dolman, Stan Edwards, Janet Flint, Derek Taylor & Christine Williamson.