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.

Read more


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.

Read more
April 24, 2018

Fixtures 2019

The New Season starts on Saturday 27th April 2019 and finishes on Saturday 24th August. 2019 Fixtures for both divisions are available. See under menu item […]
April 27, 2017

Registration of Players

All clubs must register all their players with the League Secretary before 27th April 2019. Only registered players may play in League and Competition matches. During […]
February 19, 2019

Spring Meeting 2019

The 2019 Spring Meeting will be held on Saturday 23rd March at Durham Indoor Bowling Club starting at 10.30am.

Two wood triples league played on Saturdays