About the League

History of the League: The early years

In the late 19th and early 20th Century bowling was a popular activity in villages in County Durham but because transport was limited or non-existent there were no leagues. Club members only played on their own greens and any competitions were restricted to amongst themselves.

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League matches and result

Keep up to date with the Leagues match fixtures and results. Check up on all the current KO competitions and how they are progressing. We also supply some historical data for seasons past. A record has been maintained of all clubs who have been a member of the League from its inception.

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September 3, 2018

Presentation Evening

The League Presentation Evening will be held on Fri 12th October 2018 at Durham Indoor Bowling Club. Each club has already bought 4 tickets and additional […]
August 28, 2018

KO Finals Day

Knockout Finals Day 2018 RESULTS All KO Matches were completed today at Pelton Fell watched by a sizeable number of supporters and spectators in glorious weather. […]
September 2, 2018

Houghton Dairy Lane Take 2 Titles

It was another winning finals day for division 1 runner-up Houghton Dairy Lane. Millennium Cup In an exciting match which fluctuated throughout the scores were tied […]

Two wood triples league played on Saturdays