Lawn Green Bowls on 2 Greens

Short Mat Bowls on 4 Mats

Darts Evenings

Whist Drives


Quiz Nights

Bingo Nights

Well Stocked Bar

Large Secure Car Park

New Members Welcome

Social Membership for non-bowlers and their families   

Safeguarding Policies

Welcome To Bellingham Bowling Club in South East London



The Club is pleased to announce following our very successful Bowl's Weekend Open Days at the end of May, two further Open Days for potential new members - Friday 11 June (6.00pm to 8.00pm) and Sunday 13 June (2.00pm to 5.00pm).. 


183 Bellingham Road, Catford, SE6 1EQ

Car park via Greenside Close off Penderry Rise

Never Played before? Want to know more? Then pay us a visit and let us give you a taste of what is on offer.

 Children over the age of 10 welcome : Please wear flat shoes


Licenced bar with great prices

Contact: Lawrie Smith – [email protected] / 020 8777 8206 / 07947 407699


 We are proud to introduce a new Sponsor to our Club - Daniel Mercer Funeral Directors (See bottom of this page for further details).


Cribbage Evenings - Please use the "Activities" column on the left of this website to see information on the upcoming Cribbage evenings, and the latest report.


Bellingham Bowling Club (BBC) is a friendly club catering for bowls players, and potential players, of all ages and abilities, and new members are always welcome. If you have never played before, or wish to learn more about the game, pay us a visit and let us give you a taste of what is on offer. Coaching is available in addition, for beginners.

BBC is conveniently situated in South East London, and our membership is drawn from the surrounding areas of North West Kent, Bellingham, Lewisham, Catford, Bromley, Beckenham, Eltham, and Sydenham and indeed from even further afield. Click here for directions.


On Saturday 11th May 1912 Mr H W (later Lord) Forster MP as owner of the land on which the Club was built, cast the first jack and bowled the first two bowls to officially open Bellingham Bowling Club.  More history on our Centenary page

The comfortable clubhouse is flanked by two greens and a large car park, and is situated in a peaceful garden setting with great views overlooking many famous London landmarks. The clubhouse boasts a comfortable lounge and well stocked bar, with changing facilities for men and women, a shower room, and a fully fitted kitchen. 

The club also offers short mat bowling in the clubhouse during the winter season, and social membership is available to take advantage of other club activities which include darts evenings, whist drives, bingo evenings, quiz nights, and party nights

The function room facilities of the clubhouse are also available for hire for private functions.

Please click here to submit an entry to our Guestbook. 


Bellingham Bowling Co. Ltd.

183, Bellingham Road, Catford, London, SE6 1EQ

Tel: 0208 698 1643

  Daniel Mercers Logo + Company Details etc

Officers of BBC


Company Secretary
Mr I Lewis

Membership Director
Mrs F Chappell

Finance Director
Mr R Cumming

Development Director
Mr L Smith

Bowls Director
Mr P Rackley

Ground Director
Mr J Goodwin

Bar Director
Mr P Buck 

Entertainment Director
Mr B Cook