Welcome To Bellingham Bowling Club in South East London

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Founded in 1912 and located in Catford, Bellingham Bowling Club is a very friendly club for bowls players of all ages and abilities. 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. We are the only bowls club locally that has two outdoors greens with winter short mat bowls also available.

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   New members are very welcome, even if trying bowls for the first time. We offer free coaching and a discounted membership fee for new joiners. In addition, we have a full social diary of events and a well-stocked bar for relaxation after an enjoyable game of bowls. 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.


Outdoor Bowling: April – October:

 Informal, organised bowls sessions on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays at 2.30pm. In addition, the Club will be open throughout the week if you want to turn up and practice bowling on your own or with other members.

Indoor Short Mat Bowling: October – April:

Informal, organised bowls sessions on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays at 1.30pm and Mondays at 7.00pm.

 We will provide the bowls. All you need is a flat pair of shoes.

For further details, please call Lawrie Smith on 07947 407699
(above number for new membership enquiries only please - for all other matters please complete the contact form.

Click here for the form

 Our function room with fully fitted kitchen facilities is available for hire. Click here for details


BBC Club News

Bellingham Cribbage League Table 2021/2022

Congratulations to Gill, and indeed to Jan for climbing up the league table into the runner-up position after three late wins and pushing Garry and Roy into joint third place. The final league table is below:
Bellingham Cribbage final League Table 2021/2022    
  Played Won Lost Points for Points      against Points Diff LeaguePoints
Gill Leach 16 13 3 1832 1688 144 13
Jan Weston 16 10 6 1851 1834 17 10
Garry Leach 16 9 7 1832 1732 100 9
Roy Gent 16 9 7 1778 1743 35 9
Bob Cook 16 8 8 1824 1829 -5 8
Jim Weston 16 7 9 1929 1860 69 7
Joyce Church 16 7 9 1766 1799 -33 7
Joan Cook 16 6 10 1637 1842 -205 6
Graham Woodgate 16 2 14 1692 1912 -220 2


Useful Club Information

Members' Handbook - Click here

Competitions’ Handbook - Click here

Safeguarding Policies - Click here


We are pleased to introduce our Club Sponsor - Daniel Mercer Funeral Directors 


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